History Recap / DoctorWhoS8E4ColonyInSpace

11th Feb '18 9:57:52 AM AmuckCricetine
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* BBCQuarry

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* BBCQuarryBBCQuarry: {{Justified}}, as the setting actually is a quarry on an alien world - the colonists are suspicious of the Doctor as they believe he was trying to steal their rocks.
16th Dec '17 4:47:40 PM ClintEastwood
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* CorruptCorporateExecutive: Captain Dent.

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* CorruptCorporateExecutive: Captain Dent.Dent murders colonists to clear the planet for mining operations and thus higher profits for the corporation he represents.
20th Nov '17 11:39:41 PM PaulA
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* SpacePolice: 25th century Earth's Adjudication Bureau get mentioned (although the supposed Adjudicator in that story is actually the Master), and go on to play a major role in the Literature/DoctorWhoNewAdventures (where it's still around in the 30th).

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* SpacePolice: 25th century Earth's Adjudication Bureau get gets mentioned (although the supposed Adjudicator in that this story is actually the Master), and go on to play a major role in the Literature/DoctorWhoNewAdventures (where it's still around in the 30th).Master).
1st Oct '17 7:50:29 PM PaulA
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* AllThereInTheManual: In the novelisation, the concrete Earth that the colonists had left is expanded upon - there are people with blue hair, moving pavements, metric units, lifts that took the people in the underground for sunshine treats or walk treats and folk tales of Drahvins, Monoids, Daleks and Silurians.
** It is described how the colonists met on Earth.
** The IMC robot is named Charlie.
** The Keeper of the Time Lord files retells the story of [[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames The War Games]].
** The Doctor organises a funeral for the Leesons.



* WeaponOfMassDestruction: The Doomsday Weapon, a city-sized weapon capable of sending stars nova (according to the novelisation, it would fire vast quantities of antimatter at its target at a million times lightspeed). It turned out to be more damaging to its own planet, though; even on standby, its power system emitted enough radiation to poison the planet's soil and atmosphere.

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* WeaponOfMassDestruction: The Doomsday Weapon, a city-sized weapon capable of sending stars nova (according to the novelisation, it would fire vast quantities of antimatter at its target at a million times lightspeed).nova. It turned out to be more damaging to its own planet, though; even on standby, its power system emitted enough radiation to poison the planet's soil and atmosphere.
17th May '17 7:08:24 AM CumbersomeTercel
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* WeaponOfMassDestruction: The Doomsday Weapon, a city-sized weapon capable of sending stars nova (according to the novelisation, it would fire vast quantities of antimatter at its target at a million times lightspeed). It turned out to be more damaging to its own planet, though; even on standby, its power system emitted enough radiation to poison the planet's soil and atmosphere.
9th May '17 9:12:53 PM bowserbros
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The one with the funky fetus.
5th Dec '16 7:05:58 AM goldenroad
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* CircuitJudge: The Adjudicator is a CircuitJudge [[RecycledInSpace IN SPACE]]! Or he would be, if he wasn't [[spoiler: the Master]].

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* CircuitJudge: The Adjudicator is a CircuitJudge [[RecycledInSpace IN SPACE]]! Or he would be, if he wasn't [[spoiler: the Master]].Master.
19th Oct '16 3:25:06 PM CumbersomeTercel
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* SpacePolice: 25th century Earth's Adjudication Bureau get mentioned (although the supposed Adjudicator in that story is actually the Master), and go on to play a major role in Literature/TheNewAdventures (where it's still around in the 30th).

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* SpacePolice: 25th century Earth's Adjudication Bureau get mentioned (although the supposed Adjudicator in that story is actually the Master), and go on to play a major role in Literature/TheNewAdventures the Literature/DoctorWhoNewAdventures (where it's still around in the 30th).
19th Oct '16 3:23:21 PM CumbersomeTercel
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* CircuitJudge: The Adjudicator is a CircuitJudge [[RecycledInSpace IN SPACE]]! Or he would be, if he wasn't [[spoiler: the Master]].



* HeroicSacrifice: Ashe

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* HeroicSacrifice: AsheAshe pilots the doomed spacecraft alone, thereby tricking the mining corporation into believing all of the colonists have died. This allows the group to mount a successful surprise raid against the corporation later, and to regain control of the planet.



* NoOntologicalInertia: the ending implies that without the radiation created by the Doomsday Weapon the planet will instantly become fertile.

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* NoOntologicalInertia: the The ending implies that without the radiation created by the Doomsday Weapon the planet will instantly become fertile.


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* SpacePolice: 25th century Earth's Adjudication Bureau get mentioned (although the supposed Adjudicator in that story is actually the Master), and go on to play a major role in Literature/TheNewAdventures (where it's still around in the 30th).
27th Jul '16 6:29:48 PM CumbersomeTercel
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* AllThereInTheManual: In the novelisation, the concrete Earth that the colonists had left is expanded upon - there are people with blue hair, moving pavements, metric units, lifts that took the people in the underground for sunshine treats or walk treats and folk tales of Drahvins, Monoids, Daleks and Silurians.
** It is described how the colonists met on Earth.
** The IMC robot is named Charlie.
** The Keeper of the Time Lord files retells the story of [[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames The War Games]].
** The Doctor organises a funeral for the Leesons.
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