Doctor Who: The Eighth Doctor #2

Writer: George Mann Artist: Emma Vieceli Publisher: Titan Books Release Date: December 9, 2015 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 1
7.6Critic Rating
7.0User Rating

The eighth Doctor and Josie Day start a universe-wide investigation! First stop - Lumin's World, home to a raging war between the near-extinct Calexi and the crystalline Spherions! When Josie is wounded in the crossfire, it's up to the Doctor to strike a peace - and find a cure - before she dies!

  • 9.6
    SciFiPulse - Patrick Hayes Dec 12, 2015

    Titan provides fans with a fantastic story they wanted for this Doctor. More, please! Read Full Review

  • 9.6
    The Fandom Post - Josh Begley Dec 14, 2015

    I know I began this review by talking about Superman, but in the end, it's all the Doctor. This is a solid issue featuring what is becoming one of my favorite incarnations of this character. The writing is solid and the art and color are engaging. Dr. Josh gives this an" Read Full Review

  • 7.0 - John McCubbin Dec 8, 2015

    Doctor Who: The Eighth Doctor #2 is another solid addition to this mini-series, with the one-shot tales being the best way to bring this iteration of the Time Lord back. The events within this issue itself also proved to be thrilling, as despite there being some pacing it really was the Doctor at his best. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Newsarama - Richard Gray Dec 10, 2015

    George Mann's script is mostly self-contained, which is incredibly pleasing for the casual fan reader, but this story in particular could have used a few extra chapters to elongate the drama. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    AIPT - Todd Young Dec 10, 2015

    It could be better. I want the mystery to pull me along, have me chomping at the bit to see what happens next, but we're given very little of that. It's a one off story and the it's fine for what it is, but it's neither ground breaking nor informative of the Doctor or Josie's character or motivations. Completest fans of Doctor Who might want to pick it up, but everyone else could probably skip it and not miss much story wise. Read Full Review

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