Season 20 | EP 4


Written by Steve Gallagher

"The Doctor still lives. You know the rewards for success. I have other rewards for your failure"

Episode Title Premiere Date
Episode 1 15/02/1983
Episode 2 16/02/1983
Episode 3 22/02/1983
Episode 4 23/02/1983

The TARDIS attaches itself to a space liner after Turlough, still under the Black Guardian's influence, damages its controls. The Doctor and Nyssa meet two space pirates, Kari and Olvir, who have come on board the liner in search of plunder, while Tegan and Turlough get lost in the infrastructure.

Cast & Crew

The Doctor: Peter Davison

Nyssa: Sarah Sutton

Tegan Jovanka: Janet Fielding

Vislor Turlough: Mark Strickson

The Black Guardian: Valentine Dyall

Kari: Liza Goddard

Olvir: Dominic Guard

Sigurd: Tim Munro

Bor: Peter Benson

The Garm: R.J. Bell

Tannoy (voice): Martin Muncaster

Producer: John Nathan-Turner

Director: Mary Ridge

Scriptwriter: Steve Gallagher

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