The Fractures was the third story of the Doctor Who: The Twelfth Doctor comic story series published in 2015.


Molly's father was killed in a terrible accident. UNIT scientist John Foster suffered the same fate. But are they really gone? Both play a part in the universe-hopping new arc! The Doctor and Clara race against time to both stop a dreaded new peril – the Fractures – in a bid to stop reality unravelling around them.


Part one

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Part two

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Part three

The Doctor banishes the Fractures back to where they came from, marking himself as their mortal enemy. However, he does manage to let Paul stay in N-Space with his family.



  • Captain van Volk calls the Doctor the Oncoming Storm.
  • The Doctor says he's old enough to be Kate's great-great-great-great-great grandfather, times ten. Kate retorts that it's nothing compared to the size of his ego.
  • Clara defends the size of her flat by saying she lives on second-year teacher's wages.
  • Osgood and some of her colleagues intend to see Interstellar.
  • Clara used to drive a Mini.
  • Rassilon cubes were devised by Rassilon as a form of incarceration. The Doctor was once locked in one and it took him six months to break free. Kate calls it a Rubik's cube.
  • Amongst the Doctor's items in the TARDIS is the Ghostbusters-esque device from TV: The Caretaker.
  • The Doctor has spare sonic screwdrivers and gives one to Clara.
  • The Doctor calls Kate "Brigadier", alluding to her late father.


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