The 136th issue of Doctor Who Magazine had a cover date of May 1988.



  • Action! - Throughout its history, Doctor Who has employed many different styles to tell its stories, but whether Gothic horror, light comedy, character drama or thriller, action has been a prevalent and consistent element. Richard Marson examines this aspect of the series ...
  • The Monster Makers - The first in an occasional series in which Patrick Mulkern learns how with a little imagination and initiative, you can recreate the most complex designs accurately and inexpensively ...

Comic content[]


Interviews / Profiles[]

A4 Pin-up[]

Also featuring[]

  • Matrix Data Bank (Questions and Answers)
  • Gallifrey Guardian (News)
  • You on Who (Letters)
  • Doctor Who? by Tim Quinn and Dicky Howett
  • Film News: an update on 'Doctor Who - the Movie' with producers Peter Litten and George Dugdale
  • Spearhead from Space video competition


Additional details[]

  • This issue was priced £1 (UK).