Doctor Who: The Newbies Guide
This is the fifth story in Season 22. Like all stories in the season its episodes are 45 minutes long.
The sixth Doctor is brash, stubborn, and often condescending and arrogant. He wears a bright multi-coloured coat.
Perpugilliam "Peri" Brown is an American botany student from the 1980s who decided to join the Doctor on his travels during Planet of Fire. In The Caves of Androzani, the fifth Doctor sacrificed himself to save her life. She stayed with the newly regenerated Doctor in The Twin Dilemma despite post-regeneration trauma that led him to attempt to strangle her.
Recurring and Historical Characters
At the very end of this stor, the character of Herbert is revealed to be HG Wells, a science fiction author who is most famous for his novel The Time Machine.