Episode Location: Earth/Alien planet
Aliens/Enemies: Tritovore & unknown (the swarm)
New Characters: Christina, Malcom, UNIT, Captain Asira Mogambo
Episode Objective: Unknown
The script contains the words 'Athelstan', 'posh' and 'chirrup' and the lines 'wonder what she gets up to of an evening' and 'I think we have gone a little bit further than brixton.'
A marble plinth, centre......
marble drinking cup. Solid.....
Gl... levels. This is the CUP OF....
SECURITY CHIEF (CONT'D)
And, activating -
He throws a big leaver on the wall
FX: There are four free-standing poles in a square around the plinth, and from them, a FLASH OF BLUE LASER BEAMS activates. Low hum of power. The square of guards are standing outside the fence, all facing out.
Night then boys
He leaves. Footsteps echoing. The door shuts, SLAM!
Silence. Guards on duty.
PAN up the room, from the plinth & FX beams to...
The ceiling, a panel slides open, silently -
The stage directions say: "The bus flies over your heads. Monsters fly out of the tunnel."
The trailer gives us the best look at the events on the alien planet
So there we go... creepy aliens and impending doom. As well as this we've got a snatch of conversation between Christina and the Doctor
Christina: That Lordship of yours... the lord of where, exactly?
The Doctor: Of time, i come from a race of people called time lords
Christine: You're and alien? you look human
The Doctor: You look time lord
- Bus returning to present day,
- UNIT applauding
- People emerging from bus,
- And getting decontaminated,
- Doctor emerging from bus,
- Malcom running over and hugging him,
- Mogambo arriving,
- Malcom leaving,
- the Doctor doing some sonic action,
- Mogambo saluting,
- the Doctor reuniting with the TARDIS,
- Christina running over for a chat
A huge, huge thank you to Scooty, alun.vega, Mugim0e, ahremsee, Brigade Leader, Brain_Damage, Canterbury, The Gather & Simon!
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