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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: This was the Daleks' comeback to the series after a four year absence and it's pretty obvious that they were added to the script as an afterthought due to the planned season finale "Daleks in London" being scrapped. Not only do they not get a proper confrontation scene with the Doctor here, there weren't even enough Dalek props available for a full army, leading to the infamous "three Daleks storming" sequence.

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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: This was the Daleks' comeback to the series after a four five year absence and it's pretty obvious that they were added to the script as an afterthought due to the planned season finale "Daleks in London" being scrapped. Not only do they not get a proper confrontation scene with the Doctor here, there weren't even enough Dalek props available for a full army, leading to the infamous "three Daleks storming" sequence.


* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: This was the Daleks' comeback to the series after a four year absence and it's pretty obvious that they were added to the script as an afterthought due to the planned season finale "Daleks in London" being scrapped.

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* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: This was the Daleks' comeback to the series after a four year absence and it's pretty obvious that they were added to the script as an afterthought due to the planned season finale "Daleks in London" being scrapped. Not only do they not get a proper confrontation scene with the Doctor here, there weren't even enough Dalek props available for a full army, leading to the infamous "three Daleks storming" sequence.




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\n* TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter: This was the Daleks' comeback to the series after a four year absence and it's pretty obvious that they were added to the script as an afterthought due to the planned season finale "Daleks in London" being scrapped.


* SpecialEffectsFailure:
** The story suffers from the fact that it was the first story to bring the Daleks back after their planned [[KilledOffForReal extinction]] in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS4E9TheEvilOfTheDaleks "The Evil of the Daleks"]] five years earlier. Due to this, Creator/TheBBC only had three Dalek props available to represent a huge invading army, only two of which were "soldiers" that could be used for the attack scene, and neither of which could run convincingly on the hilly grass lawns. Also, none of the experienced Dalek voice actors or suit operators could return, and TheOtherDarrin Daleks chosen gave very wobbly and wimpy performances (without even the ring modulation effect). Also, the many screens in the story were filled with even more {{CSO}} errors than usual. Both Creator/JonPertwee and Creator/KatyManning expressed extreme disappointment with the serial because of this. The special edition DVD version removes and fixes some of the more extreme failures, upgrades the special effects (real extermination effects instead of negatives and party streamers out the gunsticks, fixed CSO) and redubs the timid and faltering Dalek voices with very strong revival series Dalek voice Creator/NicholasBriggs. As for the invasion scene, it gets a wonderful retake treatment to feature many more Daleks and hides the fact it was filmed 30 some odd years later quite well.


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* SpecialEffectsFailure:
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SpecialEffectsFailure: The story suffers from the fact that it was the first story to bring the Daleks back after their planned [[KilledOffForReal extinction]] in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS4E9TheEvilOfTheDaleks "The Evil of the Daleks"]] five years earlier. Due to this, Creator/TheBBC only had three Dalek props available to represent a huge invading army, only two of which were "soldiers" that could be used for the attack scene, and neither of which could run convincingly on the hilly grass lawns. Also, none of the experienced Dalek voice actors or suit operators could return, and TheOtherDarrin Daleks chosen gave very wobbly and wimpy performances (without even the ring modulation effect). Also, the many screens in the story were filled with even more {{CSO}} errors than usual. Both Creator/JonPertwee and Creator/KatyManning expressed extreme disappointment with the serial because of this. The special edition DVD version removes and fixes some of the more extreme failures, upgrades the special effects (real extermination effects instead of negatives and party streamers out the gunsticks, fixed CSO) and redubs the timid and faltering Dalek voices with very strong revival series Dalek voice Creator/NicholasBriggs. As for the invasion scene, it gets a wonderful retake treatment to feature many more Daleks and hides the fact it was filmed 30 some odd years later quite well.



** The story suffers from the fact that it was the first story to bring the Daleks back after their planned [[KilledOffForReal extinction]] in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS4E9TheEvilOfTheDaleks "The Evil of the Daleks"]]. Due to this, Creator/TheBBC only had three Dalek props available to represent a huge invading army besieging a country house in the plot, neither of which could run convincingly on the hilly grass lawns surrounding it. Also, none of the experienced Dalek voice actors or suit operators could return, and TheOtherDarrin Daleks chosen gave very wobbly and wimpy performances (not even with the ring modulation effect). Both Creator/JonPertwee and Creator/KatyManning expressed extreme disappointment with the serial because of this. The special edition DVD version removes and fixes some of the more extreme failures, upgrades the special effects (real extermination effects instead of negatives and party streamers out the gunsticks) and redubs the timid and faltering Dalek voices with very strong revival series Dalek voice Creator/NicholasBriggs. As for the invasion scene, it gets a wonderful retake treatment to feature many more Daleks and hides the fact it was filmed 30 some odd years later quite well.


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** The story suffers from the fact that it was the first story to bring the Daleks back after their planned [[KilledOffForReal extinction]] in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS4E9TheEvilOfTheDaleks "The Evil of the Daleks"]]. Daleks"]] five years earlier. Due to this, Creator/TheBBC only had three Dalek props available to represent a huge invading army besieging a country house in army, only two of which were "soldiers" that could be used for the plot, attack scene, and neither of which could run convincingly on the hilly grass lawns surrounding it. lawns. Also, none of the experienced Dalek voice actors or suit operators could return, and TheOtherDarrin Daleks chosen gave very wobbly and wimpy performances (not (without even with the ring modulation effect).effect). Also, the many screens in the story were filled with even more {{CSO}} errors than usual. Both Creator/JonPertwee and Creator/KatyManning expressed extreme disappointment with the serial because of this. The special edition DVD version removes and fixes some of the more extreme failures, upgrades the special effects (real extermination effects instead of negatives and party streamers out the gunsticks) gunsticks, fixed CSO) and redubs the timid and faltering Dalek voices with very strong revival series Dalek voice Creator/NicholasBriggs. As for the invasion scene, it gets a wonderful retake treatment to feature many more Daleks and hides the fact it was filmed 30 some odd years later quite well.



* BrokenBase: The Doctor [[BatmanGrabsAGun shoots two Ogrons]] in this serial, which remains somewhat controversial. (Contrary to belief in some quarters, though, only the second instance was added by the Special Edition, not both.)



** A boo-boo actually goes to ''the DVD remaster'' for adding an effect where ''the Doctor'' '''''[[ThouShaltNotKill kills]]''''' (more like ''utterly disintegrates'') an Ogron in cold blood.
*** Which he had already done in the Creator/WilliamHartnell era. [[Recap/DoctorWhoS1E1AnUnearthlyChild "An Unearthly Child"]] flat out establishes that the First Doctor had sociopathic tendencies and was proud of it before Ian and Barbara gave him a reason not to kill someone out of convenience. However, since then it is ''very'' rare for [[BatmanGrabsAGun the Doctor to actually shoot someone]].

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** A boo-boo actually goes to ''the DVD remaster'' for adding an effect where ''the Doctor'' '''''[[ThouShaltNotKill kills]]''''' (more like ''utterly disintegrates'') an Ogron in cold blood.
*** Which he had already done in the Creator/WilliamHartnell era. [[Recap/DoctorWhoS1E1AnUnearthlyChild "An Unearthly Child"]] flat out establishes that the First Doctor had sociopathic tendencies and was proud of it before Ian and Barbara gave him a reason not to kill someone out of convenience. However, since then it is ''very'' rare for [[BatmanGrabsAGun the Doctor to actually shoot someone]].



* BigLippedAlligatorMoment: Episode One had the Doctor and Jo see their future selves whilst working on the TARDIS console. This moment is never mentioned again in the story.

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* BigLippedAlligatorMoment: Episode One had the Doctor and Jo see their future selves whilst working on the TARDIS console. This moment is never mentioned again in the story. It was meant to be resolved as a BrickJoke in the original final scene, but the Director refused to shoot anything further than the destruction of the House, thinking that was a satisfactory conclusion.


*** Which he had already done in the Creator/WilliamHartnell era. [[Recap/DoctorWhoS1E1AnUnearthlyChild "An Unearthly Child"]] flat out establishes that the First Doctor had sociopathic tendencies and was proud of it before Ian and Barbara gave him a reason not to kill someone out of convenience. However, since then it is ''very'' rare for [[BatmanGrabsAGun the Doctor to actually shoot someone]].

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*** Which he had already done in the Creator/WilliamHartnell era. [[Recap/DoctorWhoS1E1AnUnearthlyChild "An Unearthly Child"]] flat out establishes that the First Doctor had sociopathic tendencies and was proud of it before Ian and Barbara gave him a reason not to kill someone out of convenience. However, since then it is ''very'' rare for [[BatmanGrabsAGun the Doctor to actually shoot someone]].someone]].

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* BigLippedAlligatorMoment: Episode One had the Doctor and Jo see their future selves whilst working on the TARDIS console. This moment is never mentioned again in the story.


*** Which he had already done in the Creator/WilliamHartnell era. [[Recap/DoctorWhoS1E1AnUnearthlyChild "An Unearthly Child"]] flat out establishes that the First Doctor had sociopathic tendencies and was proud of it before Ian and Barbara gave him a reason not to kill someone out of convenience.

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*** Which he had already done in the Creator/WilliamHartnell era. [[Recap/DoctorWhoS1E1AnUnearthlyChild "An Unearthly Child"]] flat out establishes that the First Doctor had sociopathic tendencies and was proud of it before Ian and Barbara gave him a reason not to kill someone out of convenience. However, since then it is ''very'' rare for [[BatmanGrabsAGun the Doctor to actually shoot someone]].


* HarsherInHindsight: For the Doctor, at least: the description of the end of the alternate 21st Century given by the Controller matches nearly perfectly with the fate of Gallifrey in the 2005 series.

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* HarsherInHindsight: For the Doctor, at least: the description of the end of the alternate 21st Century given by the Controller matches nearly perfectly with the fate of Gallifrey in the 2005 series.series.
* SpecialEffectsFailure:
** The story suffers from the fact that it was the first story to bring the Daleks back after their planned [[KilledOffForReal extinction]] in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS4E9TheEvilOfTheDaleks "The Evil of the Daleks"]]. Due to this, Creator/TheBBC only had three Dalek props available to represent a huge invading army besieging a country house in the plot, neither of which could run convincingly on the hilly grass lawns surrounding it. Also, none of the experienced Dalek voice actors or suit operators could return, and TheOtherDarrin Daleks chosen gave very wobbly and wimpy performances (not even with the ring modulation effect). Both Creator/JonPertwee and Creator/KatyManning expressed extreme disappointment with the serial because of this. The special edition DVD version removes and fixes some of the more extreme failures, upgrades the special effects (real extermination effects instead of negatives and party streamers out the gunsticks) and redubs the timid and faltering Dalek voices with very strong revival series Dalek voice Creator/NicholasBriggs. As for the invasion scene, it gets a wonderful retake treatment to feature many more Daleks and hides the fact it was filmed 30 some odd years later quite well.
** A boo-boo actually goes to ''the DVD remaster'' for adding an effect where ''the Doctor'' '''''[[ThouShaltNotKill kills]]''''' (more like ''utterly disintegrates'') an Ogron in cold blood.
*** Which he had already done in the Creator/WilliamHartnell era. [[Recap/DoctorWhoS1E1AnUnearthlyChild "An Unearthly Child"]] flat out establishes that the First Doctor had sociopathic tendencies and was proud of it before Ian and Barbara gave him a reason not to kill someone out of convenience.

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* HarsherInHindsight: For the Doctor, at least: the description of the end of the alternate 21st Century given by the Controller matches nearly perfectly with the fate of Gallifrey in the 2005 series.

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