Doctor Who: The Newbies Guide

The War Machines

This is the tenth and final story in season 3.


The first Doctor looks like a human in his sixties. He is physically quite frail, but has a keen intellect. He is paternalistic towards his companions, and has a degree of arrogance towards others. He sometimes mispronounces words.


Dorothea Chaplet (commonly referred to as Dodo is a girl from 1966 England who (in The Massacre) ran into the TARDIS on Wimbledon Common, thinking it was a genuine police box.

Ben Jackson is a new character introduced in this story.

Polly Wright is a new character introduced in this story. Her surname was never revealed onscreen.

Recurring and Historical Characters





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