You Are the Doctor was the first story in the audio anthology, You Are the Doctor and Other Stories, which comprised the two hundred and seventh release in Big Finish's monthly range. It was written by John Dorney and featured Sylvester McCoy as the Seventh Doctor and Sophie Aldred as Ace.

It took the form of a "choose-your-own-adventure" story.

Publisher's summary Edit

YOU are the Doctor, a mysterious traveller in time and space. Will YOU succeed in foiling the ghastly plans of the horrible Porcians, the most inept invaders in all the cosmos? Or will you get yourself killed, over and over again?

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A Resurrectionist.

  • Ace says that Chimbly's ship smells like "King Kong's gym locker".
  • Ace was attempting to pilot the TARDIS to Australia.
  • The Doctor describes the Porcians as "the most inept alien invaders in history".
  • Keith is Chimbly's wife.

Notes Edit

  • This story uses the conventions of a "choose-your-own-adventure" story, a device that has previously been used in the Decide Your Destiny and Make Your Own Adventure/Find Your Fate series. However, unlike with those books, this story makes the deviations based on the listener's choices a part of the narrative through the use of the Resurrectionist, meaning there are no alternative sequences of events.
  • John Dorney, the writer, originally planned on using a different villain for this story. However, this "obvious" villain was being used in one of Dorney's stories in a different range. The identity of this enemy is currently unknown.

Continuity Edit

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