Orbiting a quiet backwater planet, the massed forces of the universe’s deadliest species gather, drawn to a mysterious message that echoes out to the stars. And amongst them, the Doctor.
The Doctors embark on their greatest adventure in this 50th anniversary special. In 2013, something terrible is awakening in London’s National Gallery; in 1562, a murderous plot is afoot in Elizabethan England; and somewhere in space an ancient battle reaches its devastating conclusion. All of reality is at stake as the Doctor’s own dangerous past comes back to haunt him.
The Doctor has a secret he will take to his grave. And it is discovered…
Hedgewick’s World of Wonders: the perfect theme park day out. And ground zero for a deadly silver resurrection.
Something ghastly is afoot in Victorian Yorkshire, as bodies are found with their skin a waxy, glowing red.
The TARDIS has crashed, Clara is lost inside, and the Doctor has 30 minutes before his ship explodes!
Something terrifying is hiding in Caliburn House, and the Doctor finds himself part of the ghost hunt.
On a Russian submarine in 1983, a frozen alien warrior is waking up, just as the TARDIS materializes.
The Doctor takes Clara to the Festival of Offerings, but the Old God is waking and demands sacrifice!
The search for Clara brings the Doctor to London, 2013, where something deadly is waiting in the Wi-Fi.
Christmas Eve, 1892, and the falling snow is the stuff of fairytales. When the fairytale becomes a nightmare and a chilling menace threatens Earth, an unorthodox young governess, Clara, calls on the Doctor for help. But the Doctor is in mourning, reclusive and determined not to engage in the problems of the universe. As old friends return, will the Doctor really abandon humankind, or will he fight to save the world and Christmas from the icy clutches of this mysterious menace?
The Doctor’s heart-breaking farewell to Amy and Rory – a race against time through the streets of Manhattan, as New York’s statues come to life around them…
The Doctor and the Ponds puzzle over an unlikely invasion of Earth, as millions of sinister black cubes arrive overnight, almost like presents falling from the sky. But what are they, what is inside them and, most importantly, who sent them? With the international community at a loss, it is left to the Doctor to unearth who is behind the mystery.
The Doctor gets a stetson (and a gun!) and finds himself the reluctant marshal of a Western town under siege by a relentless cyborg.
An unmanned spaceship hurtles towards certain destruction, unless the Doctor can save it, along with its impossible cargo… of dinosaurs! By his side are a ragtag gang of adventurers: a big game hunter, an Egyptian queen and a surprised member of the Pond family. But little does the Doctor know that there is someone else onboard who will stop at nothing to keep hold of his precious, prehistoric cargo.
Kidnapped by his oldest foe, the Doctor is forced on an impossible mission – to a place even the Daleks are too terrified to enter…