State of Bliss was the first story in the audio anthology The Eighth Doctor: Time War: Volume Three, produced by Big Finish Productions. It was written by Matt Fitton and featured Paul McGann as the Eighth Doctor and Rakhee Thakrar as Bliss.
Publisher's summary[edit | edit source]
Bliss has lost her home, her family, and her friends – an orphan of the Time War. The Doctor attempts to find out where things went wrong. Across a multiverse of possibilities, Bliss discovers the many paths her life could have taken – but do they always lead to the Time War?
And if Bliss can save her past, will she destroy her future – and the Doctor’s?
Plot[edit | edit source]
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Cast[edit | edit source]
- The Doctor - Paul McGann
- Bliss - Rakhee Thakrar
- Calla - Anjli Mohindra
- Deepa - Nina Wadia
- Ryall / Sythes - John Scougall
- Spaceport Announcer / Robot Com / Theseus Coms - Tracy Wiles
- Major Tamasan - Adèle Anderson
References[edit | edit source]
- According to Deepa, a quantum visualiser can show alternate timelines and parallel universes.
- Deepa is a professor from Luna University.
Notes[edit | edit source]
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Continuity[edit | edit source]
- In an earlier timeline, before the Time War, Bliss studies robotics and computer science. This is the same Bliss who was kidnapped by the Nine. (AUDIO: Companion Piece)
- The Doctor regains his memories of former companion Sheena, who was erased from history during an adventure aboard the Theseus. (AUDIO: The Starship of Theseus)
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Footnotes[edit | edit source]
- not credited in the audio credits