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    Anyone see the five-ish doctors, thought this should been on normal TV instead of just the red button..

    BBC - The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot

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    Quote Originally Posted by sted View Post
    not the most reliable source but anyway (contains SOME info about the christmas episode) Doctor Who Christmas spoilers: Matt Smith is final, Thirteenth Doctor, Steven Moffat reveals - Mirror Online
    Oooh I never thought of David Tennant using up two regenerations!
    The Xmas episode is going to be interesting

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    Quote Originally Posted by Theblacksheep View Post
    Anyone see the five-ish doctors, thought this should been on normal TV instead of just the red button..

    BBC - The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot
    Already posted by @mattx. He asked the same question:

    Link: Anyone seen this ?

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    OK Trivial point but what was that Rabbitt, certainly not a 'watership down' wild type

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    Quote Originally Posted by E_G_R2 View Post
    OK Trivial point but what was that Rabbitt, certainly not a 'watership down' wild type
    One of these perhaps?

    I've been disappointed with the last two Docs. Thought Ecclestone, and the stories, were much better. (Note; I watched Pertwee as a child!)

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    Didn't Tennants 1st regeneration use the regeneration energy from the severed hand in the tank though?

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    Quote Originally Posted by HaleStorm View Post
    Didn't Tennants 1st regeneration use the regeneration energy from the severed hand in the tank though?
    Nope, he transferred all his regeneration energy into the hand as it was the same biology as him. Thus allowing him to remain as himself.

    Hence the hand and Donna having a Human-Timelord biological Metacrisis

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    Quote Originally Posted by Andrew_C View Post
    One of these perhaps?

    I've been disappointed with the last two Docs. Thought Ecclestone, and the stories, were much better. (Note; I watched Pertwee as a child!)
    "The earliest authentic record of the Flemish Giant Rabbit occurred about the year 1860."[4]

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    Quote Originally Posted by E_G_R2 View Post
    "The earliest authentic record of the Flemish Giant Rabbit occurred about the year 1860."[4]
    So? If the Doctor can travel in time...

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    Time travelling rabbits!!! Fantastic

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    I wasn't best pleased the Time Lords has laser guns. After the gauntlet-thingy in Tennant's final episode I much expected Time Lord weaponry to be much more.. Arcane.

    Aside from that, loved it.

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    My theory on the weaponry was that they'd had their history mucked about with so much during the war that they'd been reduced to a more primitive (by their standards) state.

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    Thinking back to the Eccleston episod DALEK, primitive weapons couldn't get past the force field. I thought that the 'soldiers' had good power/laser weapons suitable for a soldier rather than fancy gadgets that nobility may have.

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    I guess it's also worth noting that these were the galifreyan military and not time Lords as such. Only Time Lords get the good stuff and only they get to regen.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ICTDirect_Dave View Post
    I guess it's also worth noting that these were the galifreyan military and not time Lords as such. Only Time Lords get the good stuff and only they get to regen.
    I believe that The Invasion of Time touched upon similar issues in relation to Gallifreyan society.

    Link: BBC - Doctor Who Classic Episode Guide - The Invasion of Time - Index

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