December sees the release of a range of brand-new audio adventures from Big Finish. Here’s a roundup of what’s available to buy on CD and download this month.
The third Time Lord Victorious adventure for the Eighth Doctor
The fallout of the great battle. Outnumbered and alone, on a Dalek time-ship careering through the vortex, the Doctor must use all his cunning to survive. As the saucer disintegrates around them, the Doctor is trapped with a crew of increasingly desperate Daleks. Or are the Daleks trapped with him?
You can get Time Lord Victorious – Mutually Assured Destruction here
The Fourth Doctor battles a lone Dalek
There are 10,000 humans in stasis aboard Starship Future. Ten thousand humans expecting to wake up on a distant planet, their new home. But twenty years into their journey, Starship Future takes on board fuel – and something else. Something that’s been waiting, frozen in space, for a very long time.
You can get Time Lord Victorious – Genetics of the Daleks here
The Seventh Doctor, Ace and the Brigadier sneak a peak
Something haunts the peak of Ben MacDui. Something with heavy footsteps, striking terror in the hearts of those who sense it. With climbers going missing, retired Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart visits Scotland to investigate. But when some old friends join his ascent, he worries that they will make things even more dangerous.
You can get Grey Man of the Mountain here
The Sixth Doctor and Peri don't lose their heads
It's 1793 and the Reign of Terror is slicing through the elite of Paris - but not if the Scarlet Pimpernel has anything to do with it! With a very British pluck, and daring bravado, he rescues French aristocrats from Madame Guillotine's embrace. But who hides beneath the Pimpernel’s mask? And isn’t the Scarlet Pimpernel just a fictional character?
You can get Plight of the Pimpernel here
More adventures on the planet of The Robots of Death
In the third of the Robots quadrilogy, Poul has returned to Kaldor City, and Toos is doing her best to help his recovery. Liv and Tula Chenka are investigating the Sons of Kaldor, and getting closer to the survivors of Storm Mine four.
You can get The Robots Volume 3 here
Neve McIntosh narrates this Tenth Doctor adventure
The Time Agency has been meddling with time ever since its inception. Of all the days in history, today is a day that will define the agency forever. Today is the day of their greatest achievement. Today is the day they removed an entire galaxy from the timeline. Today is the day the Doctor's shutting them down.
You can get The Shattered Hourglass here
Winner of the Paul Spragg Memorial Short Trip Opportunity 2020
On Skaz, speaking costs money. Aymius Todd is trapped in a police interrogation. They want to know about his links to the Garrulous Liberation, and his encounter with a man called the Doctor. But, Aymius is running out of words, and if he can’t afford to finish his story, then he’ll never be able to speak again.
You can get Free Speech here
An anthology of festive tales featuring Bernice Summerfield
No matter what you call it on your home planet, this magical holiday at the end of the year, when the nights are dark, and the lights are sparkly, is the perfect time for telling stories... And who doesn’t have a tale or two to tell about Christmas? Certainly not Benny. These ten stories are collected from all across Benny’s eventful life, from St Oscar’s to the Braxiatel Collection, to Legion and even in the Unbound Universe...
You can get Bernice Summerfield – The Christmas Collection here
All stories are initially available exclusively from the Big Finish website in December. Check back here next month for a roundup of next month’s releases!