Doctor Who Adventures #271 was the issue of the magazine for the week beginning 31 May 2012.

Contents Edit

Free gift Edit

  • Squirty sonic screwdriver

Information / Fact File (Photo feature and Essential Info) Edit

  • FACTFILE: Alien Invasions of Earth
  • FACTFILE: Companions who weren't

Comic content Edit

Mega Moments (story told as a photo-feature) Edit

Fast Facts Edit

Posters Edit

Behind the scenes Edit

  • Art Team designs for greatest gizmos

Interview Edit

  • None this issue

Also featuring Edit

  • Welcome and news (Hello Time Travellers!)
  • Geronimo: News, Monster Companions!, Freaky Formula, Dalek Hororscope, Hot or Not
  • Big Puzzle: (2 pages)
  • Puzzle page and Quiz
  • What's on the Doctor's phone messages.
  • Jokes
  • Readers contributions: Who and You Upload - featuring reader's letters, photos, and art.
  • Doctor, Doctor! (Q &A)
  • Competition Goodies (Horrible Histories / DVD player sets, redakai Championship setand a Doctor Who boardgame)

Credits Edit

With their most liked to text characters

  • Editor: Natalie Barnes A Cyberman to ask for an upgrade!
  • Deputy Editor: Paul Laing I'd text Mrs Tinkle and invite her round to watch Corrie!
  • Production Editor: Liza Millett The Doctor – just to find out where he is!
  • Senior Art Editor: Nikki Davies I'd text the Werewolf so we could howl with laughter!
  • Writer: Craig Donaghy I'd text the Smilers some smileys.

Hidden Away / Facts Edit

  • WHO SAID: "Look at the detail on that cheese plant." Eleventh Doctor in The God Complex.
  • River Song will appear in the new series in 2012.
  • The Art Department which builds all the props often have only a few words to go on from a script e.g. "futuristic chess board, large scary device, wrist unit, technical apparatus." The Doctor's sonic cane was described as having a silvery top "which extends exactly like the sonic screwdriver" (and makes the same noise).

Further information Edit

  • The subscription offer for this issue was four issues for £1 then a saving of 10% (thirteen issues for £29.25) (UK).
  • This issue had a cover price of £2.60 (UK) and the free gift was cover mounted.
  • Next issue's free gift is promoted as an expandable Dalek disc.

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