Doctor Who: The Newbies Guide


This is the fourth and final story in Season 24.


The Seventh Doctor

The seventh Doctor is fond of mixed metaphors and malapropisms and carries an umbrella with a question mark handle.


Melanie "Mel" Bush

Melanie "Mel" Bush is a computer programmer and fitness fanatic from the 1980s.


Ace is a new character. This is her first story.

Recurring and Historical Characters

Sabalom Glitz

Sabalom Glitz is a petty criminal/loveable rogue who the Doctor has run into a couple of times. In Trial of a Time Lord: The Mysterious Planet Glitz was trying to steal secrets from the planet Ravalox. In Trial of a Time Lord: The Ultimate Foe, he assisted the Doctor in defeating the Valeyard.

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