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# "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS4E8TheFacelessOnes The Faceless Ones]]" [-(6 episodes, only 1 & 3 known to survive)-]

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# "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS4E8TheFacelessOnes The Faceless Ones]]" [-(6 episodes, only 1 & 3 known to survive)-]2, 4, 5, and 6 missing but will be restored with animation)-]


# "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS2E2TheDalekInvasionOfEarth The Dalek Invasion of Earth]]" [-(6 episodes)-][[note]]Episode [[YMMV/DoctorWhoS2E3TheDalekInvasionOfEarth YMMV]], Episode [[Trivia/DoctorWhoS2E2TheDalekInvasionOfEarth Trivia]][[/note]]

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# "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS2E2TheDalekInvasionOfEarth The Dalek Invasion of Earth]]" [-(6 episodes)-][[note]]Episode [[YMMV/DoctorWhoS2E3TheDalekInvasionOfEarth [[YMMV/DoctorWhoS2E2TheDalekInvasionOfEarth YMMV]], Episode [[Trivia/DoctorWhoS2E2TheDalekInvasionOfEarth Trivia]][[/note]]


!!!Season 23 (14 episodes, 6 September 1986 to 6 December 1986) [[note]]"The Trial of a Time Lord" is a 14-part story, split into four distinctive parts. This is either treated as one story or four (the only on-screen title used is "The Trial of a Time Lord"). The series resumes 25-minute episodes but retains a reduced overall episode count. For production purposes, Season 23 was a single serial of 14 episodes, but it was novelised as four "parts", so TV Tropes has separate pages for each of the four "parts" of the serial.[[/note]]

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!!!Season 23 (14 episodes, 6 September 1986 to 6 December 1986) [[note]]"The Trial of a Time Lord" is a 14-part story, split into four distinctive parts. This is either treated as one story or four (the only on-screen title used is "The Trial of a Time Lord").Lord"); it was produced and novelised as four "parts", and all commercial releases treat it as four stories forming a wider whole, so TV Tropes has separate pages for each of the four "parts" of the serial. The series resumes 25-minute episodes but retains a reduced overall episode count. For production purposes, Season 23 was a single serial of 14 episodes, but it was novelised as four "parts", so TV Tropes has separate pages for each of the four "parts" of the serial.[[/note]]


The actual regeneration sequence from Creator/PatrickTroughton to Creator/JonPertwee was not televised [[labelnote:explanation]] The concept of regeneration was not fully defined yet, the writers more or less used an excuse to change his appearance and there was no fuss to be made about showing the transition[[/labelnote]], but was depicted in a comic (the TV Comic story "The Night Walkers") shortly before Season 7 began (and later explored in a psuedo-canon fan project work titled ''Devious'' that is loosely connected to official ''Doctor Who'' and featured Pertwee himself in a filmed regeneration sequence). From this point onwards, all episodes survive and can be found in the BBC archives. This era also marked the start of the series being in full colour, although a handful of Third Doctor episodes had survived only in black and white. These have since been restored to full colour by various methods.[[note]]The exception is part one of "Invasion of the Dinosaurs", as the recolourisation method was only partially successful; a "best efforts" colour version was included on the DVD, but as an alternative to the monochrome version.[[/note]]

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The actual regeneration sequence from Creator/PatrickTroughton to Creator/JonPertwee was not televised [[labelnote:explanation]] The concept of regeneration was not fully defined yet, the writers more or less used an excuse to change his appearance and there was no fuss to be made about showing the transition[[/labelnote]], but a possible version based on the idea that the Doctor actually managed to escape the Time Lords at the end of "The War Games" was depicted in a comic (the TV Comic story "The Night Walkers") shortly before Season 7 began (and later explored in a psuedo-canon fan project work titled ''Devious'' that is loosely connected to official ''Doctor Who'' and featured Pertwee himself in a filmed regeneration sequence). From this point onwards, all episodes survive and can be found in the BBC archives. This era also marked the start of the series being in full colour, although a handful of Third Doctor episodes had survived only in black and white. These have since been restored to full colour by various methods.[[note]]The exception is part one of "Invasion of the Dinosaurs", as the recolourisation method was only partially successful; a "best efforts" colour version was included on the DVD, but as an alternative to the monochrome version.[[/note]]


Many of the First and Second Doctors' episodes (97 to be precise) are no longer accounted for in video format though only one, "The Daleks' Master Plan" part 7, "The Feast of Steven", is known to have been [[{{Pun}} exterminated]], so a delicate flicker of hope remains for the other 96. And even that isn't enough to stop fans from thinking the 97th episode has a copy lurking somewhere. All missing episodes are available in audio format with stills; these are known as "telesnap reconstructions". Some of these episodes have been animated by dedicated restoration teams for official DVD releases funded by the BBC, while others have received official telesnap reconstructions for the same purpose.

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Many of the First and Second Doctors' episodes (97 to be precise) [[MissingEpisode/DoctorWho are no longer accounted for in video format format]] though only one, "The Daleks' Master Plan" part 7, "The Feast of Steven", is known to have been was almost certainly [[{{Pun}} exterminated]], exterminated]] beyond recovery as no copies were ever made of it, so a delicate flicker of hope remains for the other 96. And even that isn't enough to stop fans from thinking the 97th episode has a copy lurking somewhere. All missing episodes are available in audio format with stills; format, and in addition to these soundtracks being released with narration from an original cast member to fill in the visual elements, there are known as "telesnap reconstructions". also telesnap reconstructions, which marry the audio to off-screen photographs of the original broadcasts. Some of these episodes have been animated by dedicated restoration teams for official DVD releases funded by the BBC, while others have received official telesnap reconstructions for the same purpose.
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The actual regeneration sequence from Creator/PatrickTroughton to Creator/JonPertwee was not televised [[labelnote:explanation]] The concept of regeneration was not fully defined yet, the writers more or less used an excuse to change his appearance and there was no fuss to be made about showing the transition[[/labelnote]], but was depicted in a comic (the TV Comic story "The Night Walkers") shortly before Season 7 began (and later explored in a psuedo-canon fan project work titled ''Devious'' that is loosely connected to official ''Doctor Who'' and featured Pertwee himself in a filmed regeneration sequence). From this point onwards, all episodes survive and can be found in the BBC archives. This era also marked the start of the series being in full colour, although a handful of Third Doctor episodes had survived only in black and white. These have since been restored to full colour by various methods.

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The actual regeneration sequence from Creator/PatrickTroughton to Creator/JonPertwee was not televised [[labelnote:explanation]] The concept of regeneration was not fully defined yet, the writers more or less used an excuse to change his appearance and there was no fuss to be made about showing the transition[[/labelnote]], but was depicted in a comic (the TV Comic story "The Night Walkers") shortly before Season 7 began (and later explored in a psuedo-canon fan project work titled ''Devious'' that is loosely connected to official ''Doctor Who'' and featured Pertwee himself in a filmed regeneration sequence). From this point onwards, all episodes survive and can be found in the BBC archives. This era also marked the start of the series being in full colour, although a handful of Third Doctor episodes had survived only in black and white. These have since been restored to full colour by various methods.
methods.[[note]]The exception is part one of "Invasion of the Dinosaurs", as the recolourisation method was only partially successful; a "best efforts" colour version was included on the DVD, but as an alternative to the monochrome version.[[/note]]



# "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS11E2InvasionOfTheDinosaurs Invasion of the Dinosaurs]]" [-(6 episodes, part 1 titled "Invasion" to preserve the twist)-]

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# "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS11E2InvasionOfTheDinosaurs Invasion of the Dinosaurs]]" [-(6 episodes, part 1 titled "Invasion" to preserve the twist)-]twist and is the only Pertwee episode not to exist in full colour)-]


# "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS2E6TheCrusade The Crusade]]" [-(4 episodes, 2 & 4 missing)-][[note]]Episode [[Trivia/DoctorWhoS2E6TheCrusades Trivia]][[/note]]

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# "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS2E6TheCrusade The Crusade]]" [-(4 episodes, 2 & 4 missing)-][[note]]Episode [[Trivia/DoctorWhoS2E6TheCrusades [[Trivia/DoctorWhoS2E6TheCrusade Trivia]][[/note]]


The Second Doctor's reappearances in "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS10E1TheThreeDoctors The Three Doctors]]", "[[Recap/DoctorWho20thASTheFiveDoctors The Five Doctors]]", and "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS22E4TheTwoDoctors The Two Doctors]]" are ambiguously placed in his timeline. [[labelnote:explanation]] The gist of it is that (besides the actors obviously looking older), in those two stories Jamie clearly knows about Time Lords, the Doctor has been in contact with them, and he is capable of actually ''controlling'' his TARDIS something he couldn't do in his own era. The only logical explanation is that these adventures happen ''after'' "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames The War Games]]". Luckily, the EarlyInstallmentWeirdness of the regeneration scene makes this surprisingly plausible, and it was Creator/RobertHolmes' pet theory that he was working as an agent of the Time Lords. [[/labelnote]] The BBC nowadays agrees that they fit into the "[[http://tardis.wikia.com/wiki/Season_6B Season 6b]]" theory, meaning they take place during otherwise unseen adventures set after "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames The War Games]]".

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The Second Doctor's reappearances in "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS10E1TheThreeDoctors The Three Doctors]]", "[[Recap/DoctorWho20thASTheFiveDoctors The Five Doctors]]", and "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS22E4TheTwoDoctors The Two Doctors]]" are ambiguously placed in his timeline. [[labelnote:explanation]] The gist of it is that (besides the actors obviously looking older), in those two stories Jamie clearly knows about Time Lords, the Doctor has been in contact with them, and he is capable of actually ''controlling'' his TARDIS something he couldn't do in his own era. The only logical explanation is that these adventures happen ''after'' "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames The War Games]]". Luckily, the EarlyInstallmentWeirdness of the regeneration scene makes this surprisingly plausible, and it was Creator/RobertHolmes' pet theory that he was working as an agent of the Time Lords. [[/labelnote]] The BBC nowadays agrees It has been proposed that they fit into the are set in "[[http://tardis.wikia.com/wiki/Season_6B Season 6b]]" theory, 6b]]", meaning they take place during otherwise unseen adventures set after "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames The War Games]]".


The actual regeneration sequence from Creator/PatrickTroughton to Creator/JonPertwee was not televised [[labelnote:explanation]] The concept of regeneration was not fully defined yet, the writers more or less used an excuse to change his appearance and there was no fuss to be made about showing the transition. Indeed, Jon Pertwee hadn't even been cast at the time.[[/labelnote]], but was depicted in a comic (the TV Comic story "The Night Walkers") shortly before Season 7 began (and later explored in a psuedo-canon fan project work titled ''Devious'' that is loosely connected to official ''Doctor Who'' and featured Pertwee himself in a filmed regeneration sequence). From this point onwards, all episodes survive and can be found in the BBC archives. This era also marked the start of the series being in full colour, although a handful of Third Doctor episodes had survived only in black and white. These have since been restored to full colour by various methods.

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The actual regeneration sequence from Creator/PatrickTroughton to Creator/JonPertwee was not televised [[labelnote:explanation]] The concept of regeneration was not fully defined yet, the writers more or less used an excuse to change his appearance and there was no fuss to be made about showing the transition. Indeed, Jon Pertwee hadn't even been cast at the time.[[/labelnote]], transition[[/labelnote]], but was depicted in a comic (the TV Comic story "The Night Walkers") shortly before Season 7 began (and later explored in a psuedo-canon fan project work titled ''Devious'' that is loosely connected to official ''Doctor Who'' and featured Pertwee himself in a filmed regeneration sequence). From this point onwards, all episodes survive and can be found in the BBC archives. This era also marked the start of the series being in full colour, although a handful of Third Doctor episodes had survived only in black and white. These have since been restored to full colour by various methods.


The "Classic Series" (1963-1989) was done in 25-minute long episodes where every story (except for "Mission to the Unknown" and "The Five Doctors") was a multi-episode serial. Season 22 stood out as an exception with 45-minute long episodes, but it was still in the serial format. The "Revival Series" (2005-the present) is done mostly in 45-minute long episodes, most of them self-contained with at least one two-part story each season (and Series 3, 9, and 10 each have a three-parter), with numerous filmed shorts to supplement the series. Series 11 ups the episode length to 50 minutes.

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The "Classic Series" (1963-1989) was done in 25-minute long episodes where every story (except for "Mission to the Unknown" and "The Five Doctors") was a multi-episode serial.serial, between two and fourteen episodes in length. Season 22 stood out as an exception with 45-minute long episodes, but it was still in the serial format. When the series began airing in the US in the early 70's, the individual episodes were combined into full-length "movies"; thusly, some fans consider the individual episodes to be parts of one whole episode.

The "Revival Series" (2005-the present) is done mostly in 45-minute long episodes, most of them self-contained with at least one two-part story each season (and Series 3, 9, and 10 each have a three-parter), with numerous filmed shorts to supplement the series. Series 11 ups the episode length to 50 minutes.


# "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS4E7TheMacraTerror The Macra Terror]]" [-(4 episodes, all missing)-]

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# "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS4E7TheMacraTerror The Macra Terror]]" [-(4 episodes, all missing)-]missing but restored with animation)-]


Having been forced to change appearance again by his own people and exiled to Earth, the Doctor finds himself on the front lines of an Auton invasion. With no way off-planet for the foreseeable future, he grudgingly joins forces with [=UNIT=], acting as their scientific advisor against various alien threats.

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Having been forced to change appearance again executed by his own people and exiled to Earth, the Doctor finds himself on the front lines of an Auton invasion. With no way off-planet for the foreseeable future, he grudgingly joins forces with [=UNIT=], acting as their scientific advisor against various alien threats.


Having been executed by his own people and exiled to Earth, the Doctor finds himself on the front lines of an Auton invasion. With no way off-planet for the foreseeable future, he grudgingly joins forces with [=UNIT=], acting as their scientific advisor against various alien threats.

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Having been executed forced to change appearance again by his own people and exiled to Earth, the Doctor finds himself on the front lines of an Auton invasion. With no way off-planet for the foreseeable future, he grudgingly joins forces with [=UNIT=], acting as their scientific advisor against various alien threats.



!!!Christmas Special (25 December 2014)
* "[[Recap/DoctorWho2014CSLastChristmas Last Christmas]]" [-(60 minutes)-]


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!!!Christmas Special (25 December 2014)
* "[[Recap/DoctorWho2014CSLastChristmas Last Christmas]]" [-(60 minutes)-]

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