AUDIO REVIEW: The Terra Nostra

A Big Finish production Full cast, including Michael Keating, Sally Knyvette, Abigail Hinton, and Karl Howman Written by James Kettle, Peter Anghelides, and Robert Valentine Approximately 3 hours Released in December 2021 In a Federation rife with corruption, there are few groups as insidious as the Terra Nostra. Weapons, drugs, lives. There is nothing inContinue reading “AUDIO REVIEW: The Terra Nostra”

AUDIO REVIEW: The Clone Masters

A Big Finish production Full cast, including Jan Chappell, Sally Knyvette, Stephen Grief, and Brian Croucher Written by Tim Foley Approximately 3 hours Released in December 2021 In all the galaxy, there are few groups as enigmatic as the Clone Masters. When these mysterious genetic engineers need to elect a new leader, it comes toContinue reading “AUDIO REVIEW: The Clone Masters”

AUDIO REVIEW: Bayban the Butcher

A Big Finish production Full cast, including Michael Keating, Sally Knyvette, Stephen Grief, and Colin Baker Approximately 3 hours Released in December 2021 Bayban the Butcher. Bayban the Berserker. Bayban the Bad. His is a name that will long live in infamy. For not all who resist the Federation fight for freedom, and Bayban willContinue reading “AUDIO REVIEW: Bayban the Butcher”

AUDIO REVIEW: Blake’s 7: Avalon, Volumes 1&2

Takes place during Series A Full cast, including Olivia Poulet, Sally Knyvette, Stephen Grief, and Colin Baker Approximately 3 hours each Volume 1 released May 2021 Volume 2 released June 2021 On Earth, revolutionary leader Roj Blake is about to be put on trial. But the resistance against the Federation is far larger than anyContinue reading “AUDIO REVIEW: Blake’s 7: Avalon, Volumes 1&2”

AUDIO REVIEWS: Blake’s 7: Liberator Chronicles & Classic Adventures

Take place between Series 1&3 Full cast, including Gareth Thomas, Paul Darrow, Michael Keating, Sally Knyvette, Jan Chappell, Jacqueline Pearce, Stephen Grief, and Steven Pacey Approximately one hour in length A ragtag band of criminals hopping around space causing problems for a corrupt government, outrunning vicious military patrols with the help of a sarcastic andContinue reading “AUDIO REVIEWS: Blake’s 7: Liberator Chronicles & Classic Adventures”

AUDIO REVIEW: Star Trek: Picard: No Man’s Land

Takes place between Seasons 1&2 Full cast, including Michelle Hurd and Jeri Ryan 1 hour 39 minutes Released 22/02/2022 Raffi Musiker. Seven of Nine. Both women have messy histories when it comes to Starfleet, but both are determined to uphold the principles once embodied by that organisation. And as chaos spreads in the ruins ofContinue reading “AUDIO REVIEW: Star Trek: Picard: No Man’s Land”

AUDIO REVIEW: Tempest Runner, by Cavan Scott

-For more Star Wars content, click on this link- Genre: Space Opera Publisher: Penguin Runtime: 6hrs 5m Release Date: 31/08/2021 Cast: Jessica Almasy, Dan Bittner, Orlagh Cassidy, Sullivan Jones, January LaVoy, Kathleen McInerney, Tara Sands, Vikas Adam, Neil Hellegers, Saskia Maarleveld, Soneela Nankani, Marc Thompson, Shannon Tyo Verdict: 3/5 Lourna Dee, a Tempest Runner ofContinue reading “AUDIO REVIEW: Tempest Runner, by Cavan Scott”

AUDIO REVIEW: Killing Time, by James Goss & Lou Morgan

Series: The War Master (#6) Genre: Time Travel Publisher: Big Finish Runtime: 5hrs 14m Release Date: 31/08/2021 Cast: Derek Jacobi, Alexandria Riley, Katy Manning, Sarah Sutton Verdict: 4/5   The Stagnant Protocol. A time-locked region of space in which no one is ever born, and no one ever dies. Until now. Because the Master hasContinue reading “AUDIO REVIEW: Killing Time, by James Goss & Lou Morgan”

AUDIO REVIEW: Kevin + Abi and the Secret of the Golden Pendant, by Paul Shapera

Genre: Crime, Time Travel Runtime: 1hr 15mins Release Date: 23/02/2021 Cast: Paul Shapera, Kerttu Aarnipuu, Oliver Marsh, Kiera-Marie Somers, Lauren Osborn, Hayley Warner, Verdict: 5/5 The third volume in Paul Shapera’s trilogy of intricate and long-titled ‘secret’ New Albion albums has been out for less than two months, but it’s already my favourite of the set.Continue reading “AUDIO REVIEW: Kevin + Abi and the Secret of the Golden Pendant, by Paul Shapera”

AUDIO REVIEW: Hearts of Darkness, by David Llewellyn & Lisa McMullin

Series: The War Master (#5) Genre: Space Opera Publisher: Big Finish Runtime: 4hrs 31m Release Date: 31/10/2020 Cast: Derek Jacobi, Paul McGann, Luyanda Unati Lewis-Nyawo, Colin McFarlane, et al. Verdict: 5/5   The Master and the Doctor. Two of the Time Lord’s most infamous sons, and two of history’s greatest rivals. At the height ofContinue reading “AUDIO REVIEW: Hearts of Darkness, by David Llewellyn & Lisa McMullin”