Christmas is right around the corner and you wanna buy all the Doctor Who things! I’m in the same mood and I may have found my one-stop shop for all my Gallifreyan goodies. Naturally, it would be the BBC Doctor Who Shop.
Below are just a few suggestions from the BBC Doctor Who Shop. It’s a long list, but it’s nothing compared to what you’ll find on their site. Click the linked name or HERE to check out the entire site.
If you’re still shopping for my perfect gift, I wouldn’t mind the first one on this list.
DOCTOR WHO: THE COMPLETE SERIES 1-7 LIMITED EDITION BLU-RAY GIFT SET
SRP: Blu-ray $349.98 ($399.98 in Canada)
Length: Approx. 4815 mins + bonus materials/ 29-disc set (BD)
The only thing better than watching Doctor Who is watching it in high definition, which is why BBC Home Entertainment is celebrating Doctor Who’s 50th anniversary with the release of Doctor Who: The Complete Series 1-7 Limited Edition Blu-ray Gift Set on November 5, 2013. The set includes the complete adventures of the Ninth Doctor (Christopher Eccleston, Thor: The Dark World) and Tenth Doctor (David Tennant, Broadchurch, Fright Night), available in newly remastered Blu-ray versions at full 1080p resolution for the first time ever, sitting alongside those of the Eleventh Doctor (Matt Smith). The Tenth Doctor Specials as well as the Fifth and Sixth Series (previously available on Blu-ray), have also been remastered to full 1080p resolution. The box set includes hours and hours of bonus features from past collections plus 120 minutes of bonus material that has never been available on disc. In addition, the set includes the Eleventh Doctor Universal Remote Control Sonic Screwdriver, 3 exclusive art cards and an exclusive comic book.Available at Amazon, barnesandnoble.com, Best Buy / Future Shop (Canada), Costco Canada, HMV, Hastings, BBCAmericaShop.com and BBCCanadaShop.com.
DOCTOR WHO – THE DOCTORS REVISITED: FIRST – FOURTH
SRP: DVD $39.98 ($49.98 in Canada)
Length: Approx. 456 mins / 4-disc set
2013 marks the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who and to celebrate, BBC Home Entertainment is releasing a curated selection of the best of each of this storied program’s eleven Doctors. The first release showcases Doctor Who’s first four Doctors played by William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, and Tom Baker, spanning from 1963-1981, a period of almost twenty years. The Doctors Revisited includes a profile of each Doctor and one classic program for each, including: The Aztecs, Tomb of the Cyberman, Spearhead from Space, and Pyramid of Mars. Bonus features include a specially recorded introduction to each classic story by current series lead writer and executive producer Steven Moffat. The first 10,000 copies of this DVD also include an exclusive, limited edition set of 4 fridge magnets, one for each Doctor.
DOCTOR WHO – THE DOCTORS REVISITED: FIFTH – EIGHTH
SRP: DVD $39.98 ($49.98 in Canada)
Length: Approx. 448 mins + bonus material/ 4- disc set
The years 1981-1996 saw four new actors portray the Doctor: Peter Davison (1981-83), Colin Baker (1984-86), Sylvester McCoy (1987-89) and Paul McGann (1996). This collection features a retrospective on each actor and their tenure as the Doctor, followed by one full story for each Doctor, including Earthshock, Vengeance on Varos, Remembrance of the Daleks, and Doctor Who: The Movie, presented in both widescreen, feature-length version and in its episodic, original format. Bonus features include a specially recorded introduction to each classic story by current series lead writer and executive producer Steven Moffat. The first 10,000 copies of this DVD also include an exclusive, limited edition set of 4 fridge magnets, one for each Doctor.
DOCTOR WHO – THE DOCTORS REVISITED: NINTH – ELEVENTH
SRP: DVD $39.98 ($49.98 in Canada)
Length: Approx. 342 mins + bonus material/ 3-disc set
BBC Home Entertainment concludes our celebration of the extraordinary actors who have portrayed the Doctor with the DVD release of Doctor Who – The Doctors Revisted: Ninth – Eleventh on December 3, 2013. The set features a select two-part story from the eras of three exceptionally gifted performers: Christopher Eccleston (Ninth Doctor), David Tennant (Tenth Doctor) and Matt Smith (Eleventh Doctor), accompanied by three specials that explore the unique qualities each actor brought to the iconic hero. Bonus features include a specially recorded introduction to each two-parter by current series lead writer and executive producer Steven Moffat. The first 10,000 copies of this DVD also include an exclusive, limited edition set of 4 fridge magnets.
The Perfect Stocking Stuffer
THE TENTH DOCTOR’S UNIVERSAL REMOTE CONTROL SONIC SCREWDRIVER
Everybody needs a sonic screwdriver; the Doctor’s wonderful science fiction gadget that can unlock doors, control objects at a distance and is the pocket sized answer to all sorts of tricky situations. Painstakingly 3D scanned from the original screen-used prop, kindly loaned by David Tennant himself, this Tenth Doctor’s sonic screwdriver is a faithful clone, CNC machined from aluminum, crammed full of technology and is a fully functioning gesture-based universal remote control that looks and feels just like the real prop. Available at ThinkGeek.com, BBCAmericaShop.com and BBCCanadaShop.com.
Deck The Halls:
TARDIS LIGHTED WATER GLOBE
The perfect addition to the holiday décor of any Doctor Who fan, this 120mm water globe houses a TARDIS perched on snow. When activated, the globe lights up for a festive glow (batteries not included). Available at Amazon, ThinkGeek.com, Newbury Comics, Inc., BBCAmericaShop.com, BBCCanadaShop.com and other multi gift/specialty stores.
CYBERMAN AND 50TH ANNIVERSARY ORNAMENTS
Who needs silver bells when you can have a Cyberman on your tree instead? Bring a little intergalactic menace to your holidays this season with this 4.25” handcrafted and hand painted mouth blown glass piece. Available at Amazon, ThinkGeek.com, HMV Canada, Inc., Newbury Comic, Inc., BBCAmericaShop.com, BBCCanadaShop.com and other multi gift/specialty stores.
Hang all eleven faces of your favorite Time Lord on your tree this holiday season with one spectacular blue glass disc. Measuring 100mm, this ornament features the iconic 50th Anniversary image of every Doctor, from William Hartnell’s First Doctor through Matt Smith’s Eleventh Doctor. Available at ThinkGeek.com, HMV Canada, Inc., Newbury Comic, Inc. BBCAmericaShop.com, BBCCanadaShop.com and other multi gift/specialty stores.
BBC AMERICA SHOP/ BBC CANADA SHOP EXLUSIVE ORNAMENTS
Eleventh Doctor Matt Smith adjusts his cool bow tie for his annual appearance on your holiday tree. You can tell which guests are Doctor Who fans by whether they recognize the sonic screwdriver or mistake it for an unconventional icicle. 4 1/2″ and 5″ high; silver hanging loops. Only available at BBCAmericaShop.com and BBCCanadaShop.com.
Gifts Under $75
Going on an adventure through space and time? Pack this 100% cotton TARDIS hoodie and stay warm, comfortable and stylish everywhere you go. Sizes S-2XL. Available at Hot Topic, HMV Canada, BBCAmericaShop.com and BBCCanadaShop.com.
Gifts Under $50
OUTLINE TARDIS DRESS
Designed to have a more subtle look, this new TARDIS dress features the outline sketch of the famous blue police call box. This dress is fitted and we recommend going up one size if you do not want it fitted. Cotton Spandex Blend. Ladies size S – 3XL. Available at ThinkGeek.com.
TARDIS ADULT HOODED ONE-PIECE PAJAMA
Travel back in time to your childhood with these warm and fun TARDIS one-piece pajamas in soft microfleece. Features satin appliqués, zip-off feet and a hood. In this case, TARDIS just may stand for “Time And Relative Dimension in Sleep.” Adult sizes S-XXL. Available at ThinkGeek.com, Newbury Comics, Signals Catalog, Hastings Entertainment, FYE/Suncoast, BBCAmericaShop.com and BBCCanadaShop.com.
THE ELEVEN DOCTORS MICRO-FIGURE SET
This limited edition box set features all eleven incarnations of the Doctor as highly detailed and fully articulated micro-figures presented in an exclusive stone effect TARDIS display box. Each micro-figure includes an accessory and a Doctor Who display base. Available at Hot Topic, Transworld/FYE, Books A Million, Hastings, BBCAmericaShop.com, BBCCanadaShop.com and more.
EXPLODING TARDIS PENCIL SKIRT
We can’t get enough of this beautiful piece of art of an Exploding TARDIS inspired by Vincent Van Gogh. From the episode Vincent and the Doctor, we wanted to use this art for a skirt. Most people will not realize you are wearing a Doctor Who skirt and only those in the know will give you a wink and a smile. This skirt is meant to be fitted. We recommend going up one size if you do not want it tight. 100% Polyester. Ladies sizes XS – 3XL. Available at Hot Topic.
TARDIS SPACE LEGGINGS
When wearing these cool new TARDIS leggings, prepare to constantly be stopped and asked by others where to find these hot pants. These leggings are fitted and we recommend going up one size. Ladies size XS – 2XL. Available at Hot Topic.
ALL DOCTORS TEE
This new ladies fashion top features the profiles of all eleven Doctors, in honor of the show’s 50th Anniversary. Just because everyone may have a favorite Doctor doesn’t mean you have to wear just one. Fits true to size, and made out of cotton. Ladies size S – 3XL. Available at HerUniverse.com.
DALEK BEANIE (Red)
Hate the cold? Exterminate those winter blues with this terrifyingly warm beanie. Adult unisize only. Available at Hot Topic, Transworld, Hastings, BBCAmericaShop.com, BBCCanadaShop.com and more.
Gifts Under $25
DALEK MR. POTATO HEAD
Mr. Potato Head becomes the ultimate “Extermi-tator” when he dons the indestructible shell of the dreaded Dalek – the Doctor’s ”starch” nemesis! Available at Transworld/FYE, ThinkGeek.com, Books A Million, Hastings, BBCAmericaShop.com, BBCCanadaShop.com and more.
TITAN VINYL TENTH DOCTOR SET
SRP: $9.99 each
This new 12-character set features David Tennant’s 10th Doctor, his amazing time-traveling spaceship the TARDIS and some of his most notorious foes, including the fearsome Daleks, a battle-hungry Sontaran, the chilling Vashta Nerada, the unnerving Clockwork Robot and the ruthlessly inhuman Cyber Leader. Each figure is 3″ blind-boxed and certain figures come with a character-specific accessory. PLUS: 4 hidden chase figures for you to hunt and collect. Available at Hot Topic and ThinkGeek.com.
We know what you’re thinking: “But are they bigger on the inside?” You’ll have to find that out for yourself, but we can say that they are made from durable super-soft fleece with printed TARDIS artwork and a memory foam sole, making them the perfect footwear to keep your feet comfortable when you are travelling through space and time… or to bed. Adult sizes S-XL, available at ThinkGeek.com, Hot Topic.
Take your cooking to another dimension with this TARDIS apron. With four pockets and adjustable straps at the neck and waist, it is a handy and spacious companion in the kitchen. 35% cotton/65% polyester. 29″ long, 19″ wide. Available only at ThinkGeek.com.
Time travel could not be more fun than it is while wearing our TARDIS knee-high socks. Choose between a navy-colored sock with “TARDIS” written on the foot, or a grey-colored sock with a Union Jack TARDIS design and “Time Lord” written on the foot. Either way, you’ll be stepping out through space and time in style. Ladies sizes 9-11. Available from specialty retailers including Diamond Comics, Newbury Comics, BBCAmericaShop.com and BBCCanadaShop.com.
50th ANNIVERSARY T-SHIRT
Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Doctor Who with this T-shirt featuring every Doctor, from William Hartnell’s First Doctor through Matt Smith’s Eleventh Doctor. Mens sizes S – 3XL. Available at Hot Topic, Newbury Comics, BBCAmericaShop.com and BBCCanadaShop.com.
CYBERMAN BUST AND ILLUSTRATED BOOK
This officially licensed kit includes a bust of one of the Doctor’s arch enemies—the Cybermen, plus a 32-page book on Doctor Who’s history with the Cybermen, featuring full-color photos throughout. Available at Amazon, ThinkGeek.com, Forbidden Planet, Barnes & Noble, and many others.
TARDIS NIGHT LIGHT
Weeping Angels in your closet? Cybermats under your bed? There’s no need to be afraid of the baddies that lurk in the dark when you have your own TARDIS Night Light. The light shines through the TARDIS windows on three sides, with a 7W bulb included so you can get started right away. Fits a standard outlet, and features an on/off switch for when morning comes. Available at Hot Topic, ThinkGeek.com, FYE, Books A Million, Hastings, BBCAmericaShop.com, BBCCanadaShop.com and more.
SIXTEEN MONTH 2014 WALL CALENDAR
Keep track of your time in Time Lord style with this 2014 Doctor Who wall calendar features images of the Eleventh Doctor and his various companions from Series 7. This calendar is 12″ W x 11″ H when closed, and 12″ W and 22″ H when opened. The calendar features 4 mini grids for September through December of 2013, and 12 full sized grids for January through December of 2014. Available at Barnes and Noble, Amazon.com, ThinkGeek.com, Go! Calendars kiosks, many small gift specialty shops and more.