Does a new Who Playset give us a look at an unused Ice Warrior Design?

Pictures have started appearing online of some of the new playsets that will release alongside Doctor Who's new range of 3.75" action figures next month. But images of a set based on the Firebird from Cold War seem to have revealed what looks like an earlier version of the unarmoured martian creature from the episode. » 4/26/13 5:51pm 4/26/13 5:51pm

Now THIS is how you reinvent a classic Doctor Who monster!

Doctor Who has a mixed track record when it comes to bringing back monsters from the 1960s and 1970s — sometimes the show misses the point of what made a monster great back in the day. But with tonight's return of the Ice Warriors, the show more or less got it right. This is how it's done, people. Spoilers ahead... » 4/13/13 9:00pm 4/13/13 9:00pm

Classic Doctor Who's Great Unsung Director

When it comes to Doctor Who in the 1960s, people don't usually think of it as having especially artsy direction. There were some cool scares, and a few really iconic scenes here and there — but for the most part, directors were working with cameras the size of woolly mammoths, on sets the size of matchboxes. But… » 6/27/12 5:50pm 6/27/12 5:50pm