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The 133rd issue of Doctor Who Magazine had a cover date of February 1988.



Comic content[]


Interviews / Profiles[]

  • Travelling Companions - Polly blonde, beautiful - and bored. The chance to stow away on the TARDIS in search of excitement and adventure was too great to resist ...as Richard Marson reports.
  • Peter Grimwade, a man of many talents talks to Richard Marson. As writer and director, Peter Grimwade had contributed some of the best and most significant stories of the time, before departing from the show in 1983 amid 'creative differences'.


Previews/Reviews ('Off the Shelf' by Gary Russell)[]

A4 Pin-up[]

Also featuring[]

  • Matrix Data Bank
  • You on Who (Letters)
The Seventh Doctor by Nick Miller


Editor: Sheila Cranna
Assistant Editor: Louise Cassell
Designer: John Freeman
Production: Alison Gill
Advertising: Donna Wickers
Advisor: John Nathan-Turner
Publisher: Stan Lee

Additional details[]

  • This was the last issue to feature Frobisher in the comic story.
  • Also leaving this issue were editor Sheila Cranna and penciller John Ridgway
  • A new look to the 'Off the Shelf' feature. Changes include a bi-monthly, two page feature and Russell's Rateometer (marks awarded out of ten). This issue also features the results of the recent Target Books Survey.
  • This issue was priced £1 (UK).