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The Night Of The Doctor is Here – But Which Doctor?

The Night Of The Doctor

The Bringer of Darkness, the Oncoming Storm, the Doctor, the Warrior – A Time Lord! The 50th Anniversary features Matt Smith, David Tennant and a mysterious incarnation played by John Hurt. Only one appears in the mini episode, The Night Of The Doctor. But which?







  • Daniel

    November 30th, 2013 - 10:07am

    The phrase “Bad Wolf” confused me during revived series one because I kept on thinking that it was some reference to Fenric from the original series. The fact that Rose could have invented any old phrase to send a message to herself escaped me.

  • Freya

    November 29th, 2013 - 8:14am

    Flashback to McGann during the 50th episode? Up on the big screen in 3D? Yes, that would have been wonderful!

    I hope everyone here has signed the petition for an eighth doctor series. It’s long overdue!

  • José A. Machado

    November 23rd, 2013 - 7:32pm

    Have sucsses Dr Who because Daleks.

  • Anonymous

    November 22nd, 2013 - 6:01pm

    the new doctor should by young

  • Anonymous

    November 21st, 2013 - 12:28pm

    No he didn’t. It was an entirely different costume and a custom made screwdriver. Nothing to do with Eccelston’s costume.

  • #savetheday

    November 21st, 2013 - 7:16am

    The little Daleks!

  • Doctor who

    November 20th, 2013 - 7:20pm

    I think is the 8th doctor.

  • Anonymous

    November 20th, 2013 - 2:36pm

    Rose was Bad Wolf it ment that with the power of the tardis in her she had the power to make her bring jack back to life and to destroy the dalek fleet.

  • Anonymous

    November 19th, 2013 - 8:51pm

    Cool got it! So she plays bad wolf in 50th?(from what it looks like!)

  • MasterKasterborous

    November 19th, 2013 - 8:13pm

    It is nothing physical, it is a message created by Rose which she scatters through her time stream to warn her that she needs to go back to the Doctor on Satellite 5.

  • Anonymous

    November 19th, 2013 - 6:11pm

    So what is bad wolf? I know it’s rose Tyler but what is it and what does it mean? Who created it??

  • The 13th Doctor

    November 19th, 2013 - 4:00pm

    In series 1 of the new series (Chris Eccleston) the words ‘bad wolf’ followed The Doctor and Rose everywhere. In the finale Rose absorbs the time vortex destroy the dalek fleet (who are attacking Earth). She then takes the company name ‘Bad wolf’ (corporation) and spreads the words through time to lead herself there. It is now used as a warning to signal a major event threatening reality

  • Anonymous

    November 19th, 2013 - 1:34pm

    So I’m a bit consumed… I only started watched doctor who from matt smiths eleventh hour! Loved the way he brought the show to life! But I’m confused with this ‘bad wolf’ story line! I need to know what it is before the 50th so if any one can explain then thank you!


    November 18th, 2013 - 5:10pm

    I could exterminate Doctor Who fan Whovian 14 on Deviant Art, he wrote this as a joke which completely fooled me, the little devil 😀 –


    Dear all Doctor Who fans.
    Due to overwhelming response to The Night of
    the Doctor, a 50th Anniversary prequel, the BBC
    have decided to cancel the current series of
    Doctor Who, to focus on a full series featuring 8th Doctor Paul McGann. A full statement from Steven Moffat will be released tomorrow.

    So glad this was just a joke, the cheeky devil 😀

  • Andre Pacheco

    November 18th, 2013 - 4:59pm

    you have the eighth doctor figure

  • the ergon

    November 18th, 2013 - 11:03am

    This filled out that 9 year gap in such great style. Gave me goosebumps and a lump in my throat to see the doctor back on Karn again. I,m all for an 8th doctor mini series now. Preferably with the ubiquitous sheridan smith as lucie ‘bleeding’ miller.

  • Whiteknightanddog

    November 17th, 2013 - 3:06pm

    Actually, thinking more of “I Claudius”, which I think was actually made in the late 1970’s, the vaguely heroic Claudius was of course played by Derek Jacobi, a latter day Master, whereas Hurt was the evil Caligula and is now a sort of hero (I expect the War Doctor will come good in the end). Co-incidence and irony?

  • Whiteknightanddog

    November 17th, 2013 - 2:48pm

    Peter Capaldi’s being the 12th Doctor but 13th incarnation is even more complicated than that since as things stand at the moment (no doubt to be changed next week) as the 13th incarnation is the LAST possible life, we know that The Valeyard existed between the 12th and 13 bodies (and as far as we know still does exist) so Peter Capaldi represents the 14th regeneration.

  • Whiteknightanddog

    November 17th, 2013 - 2:35pm

    It looks as though the young War Doctor’s face is taken from John Hurt’s appearance as Caligula in “I Claudius” which I think dates back to the 1980’s.

  • 100000BC

    November 17th, 2013 - 1:49pm

    Pretty much sums up what we reckon so far.

  • Andre Pacheco

    November 17th, 2013 - 11:45am

    IN the audio drama he had ninth doctor cloths and a ninth doctor sonic screwdriver

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