Doctor Who Magazine 526 was the issue of the magazine cover-dated July 2018.

This issue marked the release of the Doctor Who season 12 Blu-ray box set, and as a result, the cover and much of its content focused on people involved in that era of the show.


Profiles / Interviews[]

Comic strip[]

Story: Scott Gray
Art: John Ross
Colours: James Offredi
Letters: Roger Langridge
Editors: Peter Ware & Marcus Hearn

Regular features[]



Coming soon[]

The Time Team[]

  • Tearjerkers
Claudia Boleyn, Dan James Frank, Luke Cutforth, Miles Hall, Sam Saffold, and Zainab Sheriff watch Earthshock Part Four, Doomsday, and Vincent and the Doctor

Galaxy Forum[]

  • DWM readers share their memories of season 12, and discuss recent issues of the magazine, including the new Time Team

The Blogs of Doom[]

Special features[]

  • The Holmes Master Plan
DWM compares season 12's format to the way the 21st century producers ran Doctor Who
  • A Natural Charmer
DWM remembers actor Kevin Lindsay, who played Styre in the season 12 story The Sontaran Experiment
  • Time for Tea
DWM looks back on The Amazing World of Doctor Who promotional book and collectable cards for Typhoo
  • New Faces Part Two: The Early 1980s
The second in a series of how the press' introductions of new actors to play the Doctor changed over the years


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