Recap: Big Finish Doctor Who 1801963 The Assassination Games

The Counter-Measures team, lead by Group Captain Ian Gilmore, investigate the assassination of a government official who was tied to a secret project involving an advanced missile, the Starfire. Along the way, they receive some help from two unexpected sources, including a politician and maid.


  • Call Back: The events of Shoreditch are mentioned.
  • Character Focus: Although this is a main range title, most of the story follows the Counter-Measures team, not the Doctor and companion.
  • Cross Over: The Doctor & Ace assist the Counter-Measures team to investigate a nuclear missile.
  • Sequel Episode: To Remembrance of the Daleks.