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The thirteenth issue of Doctor Who Classic Comics had a cover date of 10 November 1993.



  • 'VWORP! VWORP!' by John Ainsworth
The Secret of GeminoThe Experimenters

Comic strip Reprints[]

The Hijackers of Thrax (TV Comic issues 690-692)
On the Web Planet (TV Comic issues 693-698)
The Ugrakks (TV Action + Countdown issues 79-84)

Free Giant Poster[]

Pull Out Poster[]


Editor: Gary Russell
Assistant Editor: Marcus Hearn
Designer: Gary Gilbert
Chief Ugrakk: Louise Cassell
Consultants: John Ainsworth, Bruce Campbell, Stephen J. Walker Andrew Pixley
Production: Julie Pickering, Chris McCormack and Mathew Hyde
Promotions: Fiona Moscatelli
Editor in Chief: Paul Neary

Additional details[]

  • The editorial for this first year anniversary issue says this is a "new-look Classic Comics" and featured a free pin-badge selotaped to the cover.
  • The Ugrakks were designed by TV Action + Countdown reader and design-a-monster competition winner Ian Fairnington. The coverage given to the competition and introductory page are reprinted in this issue of Classic Comics.
  • The cover artwork featured on this issue was by Steve Whitaker. The cover also features the BBC's thirtieth anniversary logo.
  • All the comic strips reprinted in Doctor Who Classic Comics were digitally cleaned up and reproduced as they were originally published, complete with captioning appropriate to the original source. The only changes made to the comic strips were that many were presented in full colour for the first time.
  • Comic historian John Ainsworth provided articles throughout Doctor Who Classic Comics, covering in unprecedented detail the history and a guide to the Doctor's comic strip adventures which regularly appeared in a number of linked TV Comic titles prior to the launch of the Doctor Who Magazine title.