The third issue of Doctor Who Classic Comics had a cover date of 3 February 1993.

Contents Edit

Articles Edit

  • As the Doctor Who comic strip moved from Countdown to TV Action, John Ainsworth notes a downward trend culminating in the return of the strip to TV.

Comic Strip Reprints Edit

The Extortioner (TV Comic issues 784-787)
The Celluloid Midas (Countdown issues 23-32)
Backtime Part 1 (Countdown issues 33-34)
The Penta Ray Factor Parts 5-8 (TV Century 21 issues 29-32)
Plague of Death Parts 1 & 2 (TV Century 21 issues 33-34)

Free Giant Poster Edit

Pull Out Poster Edit

Also featuring Edit

  • Collected Quotes (Letters Page)

Credits Edit

Additional details Edit

  • The cover artwork featured on this issue was by Steve Sampson.
  • 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.
  • 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 Doctor Who Magazine title.
  • The Extortioner was the first comic strip to feature the Second Doctor.
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