PistonHeads.com Forum

New Doctor Who Series

Author
Discussion

telecat

Original Poster:

7,797 posts

153 months

Thursday 2nd August 2012
quotequote all
New Trailer. Highlights includes Daleks, Lots of Daleks. Robot saying in a very nerdy voice "We're very cross with you". The Doctor, Rory and Amy riding a Triceritops. AND....

Rory. "Who killed all the Daleks?" Doctor Carrying Amy "Who do you think?"

Lady Muck

1,181 posts

121 months

Thursday 2nd August 2012
quotequote all
It's getting to that time of year I pull out the box sets and re-watch my favourite episodes.

Thanks for the nudge, I am very excited about the new series.



ali_kat

30,653 posts

133 months

Thursday 2nd August 2012
quotequote all
What this one? At long last biggrin

Killer2005

16,580 posts

140 months

Thursday 2nd August 2012
quotequote all
Shall have to remind myself to watch when I get home

Hyde

437 posts

60 months

Thursday 2nd August 2012
quotequote all
Just watched the trailer, it looks good.
I like Matt Smith's Doctor.
Advertisement

Beefmeister

12,972 posts

142 months

Thursday 2nd August 2012
quotequote all
Ex. Ci. Ting!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Bullett

7,113 posts

96 months

Thursday 2nd August 2012
quotequote all
Did I spot a borg?

P-Jay

7,747 posts

103 months

Friday 3rd August 2012
quotequote all
Didn't they say they were going to pension off the Darlecks? My Son will be bursting at the seams when I show him this later!

Took him to the Doctor Who Experience last weakened. Hmmmmm.

clonmult

9,929 posts

121 months

Friday 3rd August 2012
quotequote all
Bullett said:
Did I spot a borg?
This one?


Just a cowboy with an implant.

Teppic

4,914 posts

169 months

Friday 3rd August 2012
quotequote all
P-Jay said:
Didn't they say they were going to pension off the Darlecks? My Son will be bursting at the seams when I show him this later!
The bronze Daleks were going to be replaced by the colourful Power Rangers Daleks, but they proved to be unpopular and so are rumoured to now be an "officer class" in charge of the bronze ones.

Incidentally, the first episode, Asylum of the Daleks, features every previous model of Dalek that the Doctor has ever encountered, including the old 1960's versions and the Special Weapons Dalek from 1988's "Remembrance of the Daleks". biggrin

Bullett

7,113 posts

96 months

Friday 3rd August 2012
quotequote all
clonmult said:
This one?


Just a cowboy with an implant.
Yes I realised it wouldn't actually be a borg, it just looked like one.

Just saw the Ad on TV as well!

kowalski655

5,030 posts

55 months

Friday 3rd August 2012
quotequote all
I thought he was getting a new girl & they were retiring Amy & Rory? Or is that at the end of this series?

clonmult

9,929 posts

121 months

Friday 3rd August 2012
quotequote all
Bullett said:
clonmult said:
This one?


Just a cowboy with an implant.
Yes I realised it wouldn't actually be a borg, it just looked like one.

Just saw the Ad on TV as well!
It is pretty close, and wouldn't be surprised to find that they put in various easter eggs, nods to shows that the writers have enjoyed.

The big robots look pretty cool. In fact, the whole thing looks pretty darned good.

NBTBRV8

1,635 posts

120 months

Friday 3rd August 2012
quotequote all
kowalski655 said:
I thought he was getting a new girl & they were retiring Amy & Rory? Or is that at the end of this series?
End of the series, the new girl has already been announced.

FourWheelDrift

69,306 posts

196 months

Friday 3rd August 2012
quotequote all
clonmult said:
That's no Borg, that's a Simulant from Red Dwarf and it looks like a remake of the Gunmen of the Apocalypse episode.

smile

Teppic

4,914 posts

169 months

Friday 3rd August 2012
quotequote all
kowalski655 said:
I thought he was getting a new girl & they were retiring Amy & Rory? Or is that at the end of this series?
Amy and Rory leave in episode 5. The new girl (played by Jenna-Louise Coleman) arrives in the Christmas Special.

evilmunkey

966 posts

71 months

Saturday 4th August 2012
quotequote all
I worked on the "power rangers" daleks... mainly the blue one... i never liked them at first but when you see the size of them in person and the work that goes into em you would change your mind. that said the bronze one from the ecclestone / tennant series was awsome !!

EDLT

14,845 posts

118 months

Saturday 4th August 2012
quotequote all
evilmunkey said:
I worked on the "power rangers" daleks... mainly the blue one... i never liked them at first but when you see the size of them in person and the work that goes into em you would change your mind. that said the bronze one from the ecclestone / tennant series was awsome !!
I read that the only reason they are so much bigger is because current doctor + amy are much taller than Tennant and billy piper?

Teppic

4,914 posts

169 months

Saturday 4th August 2012
quotequote all
evilmunkey said:
I worked on the "power rangers" daleks... mainly the blue one... i never liked them at first but when you see the size of them in person and the work that goes into em you would change your mind. that said the bronze one from the ecclestone / tennant series was awsome !!
If the Paradigm Daleks didn't have that sodding great hump and that "weapons hatch" at the back (meaning that now a Dalek can actually pull a new weapon out of its arse) I might have liked them a bit more. I can kind of see what they were trying to do, but they should have been painted in much more metallic colours than the ones they ended up with. That said, I understand that they have been given a metallic finish for the new episode.

My favourites are definitely the bronze ones though.

PaulG40

2,368 posts

137 months

Monday 6th August 2012
quotequote all
Really looking forward to this new series! Been watching reruns of previous episodes on BBC3 and Watch.