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The Randomiser: Unpredictable Doctor Who Chat

By Tim Reid & Charles Auchterlonie
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Episode 32: Just looking for Wombles, Officer...

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Episode 32: Just looking for Wombles, Officer...
We're joined by Gareth Preston of the rather glorious Very British Futures podcast. We're commemorating the great Bernard Cribbins this time, discussing his work on Doctor Who and beyond. Spoiler warning for all Doctor Who up to and including Legend of the Sea Wombles Regular Features: Your Cheatin' Memory Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: to ho flo sho fo blo co flo lo flo so so sho plo no flo so  (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) No Complications A quick selection of things that bring us joy in some random Doctor Who stories Challenge! Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants... And he's gone the extra mile... Box of Delights Randomly chosen bits of TV old and, erm, less old. I've watched only some of King of the Castle, so we talk about that! We welcome your thoughts and feedback! Email: randomiserpodcast@gmail.com Please follow us on Twitter: @randomiserpod Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro & Discussion of all things Cribbins 41:30 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 53:23 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 55:30 - No Complications 1:02:17 - Challenge 1:04:10 - Box of some Delights 1:18:54 - Outro AI Art by Midjourney Nil by Mouth
01:22:00
September 19, 2022
Episode 31: Scunners from Skonnos
Weakling Scum! We relish the Horns of Nimon, inhale thoroughly and keep it uncomplicated. Spoiler warning for all Doctor Who up to and including Legend of the Sea Devils Regular Features: Your Cheatin' Memory Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched:do flo flo po sho bo ro flo blo to ho (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) No Complications A quick selection of things that bring us joy in some random Doctor Who stories Challenge! Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants... This time he ups the anty... Which Corridor Is This? Lord Nimon? Lord Niiiiiiiimnon! It's the gloriously enjoyable and unintended finale of season 17, The Horns of Nimon. Despicable Worm! We welcome your thoughts and feedback! Email: randomiserpodcast@gmail.com Please follow us on Twitter: @randomiserpod Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro 04:22 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 13:28 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 14:29 - No Complications 19:38 - Challenge 21:43 - Which Corridor Is This? 41:08 - Outro AI Art by WOMBO Hair by Wishful Thinking
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July 27, 2022
Episode 30: Knock-off Nostromo
Jings Crivvens! We're back to the beginning nearly, then off to Scotland (and space) with the Tomorrow People, before roaming the dusty corridors of Gormenghast and touching nothing in the verdant pits of Chloris. Spoiler warnings for: All Doctor Who up to and including Legend of the Sea Devils, The Tomorrow People story "The Doomsday Men", and Gormenghast - with a content warning for a brief discussion of a suicide depicted in that programme. Regular Features: Your Cheatin' Memory Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: to ho flo sho do blo lo flo kno so (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) NEW! - No Complications A new segment where we find something joyously awful or just joyous in a randomly chosen story or three... Tangent We're slowly and painfully watching the Tomorrow People, and this time it's The Doomsday Men. I blame the typeface. Box of Delights A randomly chosen rewatch of a delightful old TV show. This time we've watched Gormenghast, the 2000 BBC adaptation of the books by Mervyn Peake with possibly one of the best casts ever assembled. Which Corridor Is This? We've reached The Creature From The Pit in a linear rewatch of Classic Who. We welcome your thoughts and feedback! Email: randomiserpodcast@gmail.com Please follow us on Twitter: @randomiserpod Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro 10:38 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 26:47 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 28:59 - No Complications 34:09 - Tangent: The Tomorrow People 43:03 - Which Corridor Is This? 50:21 - Box of Delights: Gormenghast 1:13:46 - Outro AI Art by WOMBO Absent Mindedness by 
01:14:54
June 26, 2022
Episode 29: Nerd Phonebox Show
Heart Heart plus Blue Box dear listeners! For this episode we've invented the "aural emoji" or "words" and we use a lot of them to discuss Ncuti Gatwa's casting and the other official announcements for the upcoming RTD2 era. We discuss Legend of the Sea Devils, and spoiler warning for that and all Doctor Who that precedes it.  Regular Features: Your Cheatin' Memory Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: lo kro so to flo no (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) Challenge! Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants... He's bond to manage it one day... Box of Delights A randomly chosen rewatch of a delightful old TV show. This time we've watched If You See God, Tell Him - a dark and hilarious 90s sitcom with Richard Briers as a man who comes to believe everything he sees on TV Monster by Monster We randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and say things about them. We welcome your thoughts and feedback! Email: randomiserpodcast@gmail.com Please follow us on Twitter: @randomiserpod Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro 39:30 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 48:10 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 49:47 - Challenge 52:44 - Box of Delights 1:08:56 - Monster by Monster 1:24:28 - Outro AI Art by WOMBO
01:26:05
May 25, 2022
Episode 28: The Fly Metaphor
We're back, less coherent, more forgetfulness and 37.9% less erudite. You wouldn't have it any other way. Or if you would, you've yet to write and tell us. This time: hear Tim's pitch to Big Finish, find out what Chas did to the Germans, and join us in delighting in the Fly Metaphor. Content warning: Brief reference to abuse. Skip from 26 minutes to 27 minutes to avoid it. Regular Features: Your Cheatin' Memory Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: po lo blo no flo to sho plo fo sho fo kro ro flo (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) Challenge! Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants... But something's up with the fluid links... Box of Delights A randomly chosen rewatch of a delightful old TV show. This time we've Ghostwatched - The pipes the pipes are calling us... Tangents! A Rift in Time for the Tomorrow People sees a bit more dangerously competent writing, at least for a moment or two. Hopefully this sort of thing won't be allowed to continue. Monster by Monster We randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and say things about them. If we can remember anything. We welcome your thoughts and feedback! Email: randomiserpodcast@gmail.com Please follow us on Twitter: @randomiserpod Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro 08:44 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 18:10 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 20:05 - Box of Delights 37:49 - Tangent - The Tomorrow People 46:20 - Challenge 49:04 - Monster by Monster 58:35 - Outro AI Art by WOMBO
59:42
April 04, 2022
Episode 27: I can't wait to eat some atheists
We've lots to talk about despite there being no new Doctor Who: The Sarah Jane Adventures, Dracula's diet, Grange Hill, North Korean Fiscal Policy, One of these is a lie. Welcome to episode 27 of the Randomiser Podcast Regular Features: Your Cheatin' Memory Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: to ho flo sho kro no vo blo so kro plo no (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) Challenge! Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants... This time we're flushed with success! Box of Delights A randomly chosen rewatch of a delightful old TV show. This time we've rewatched the not-so-old but ever-so-good Stephen Moffat / Mark Gatiss version of Dracula. And the re-imagining of the vampire legend was second to nun... Tangents! We sadly reach the end of our rewatch of all of Red Dwarf, and pick some favourite bits from the whole history of the show. Smeeeee! Heeeee! Then on to a shocking Tomorrow People story, The Blue and the Green. Shocking because it was... less awful! Choose a badge and join the punch-up. Monster by Monster We randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and say things about them. If we can remember anything. We welcome your thoughts and feedback! Email: randomiserpodcast@gmail.com Please swallow us on Twitter: @randomiserpod Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro 17:47 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 25:04 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 28:29 - Box of Delights 43:45 - Challenge 44:26 - Tangent - Red Dwarf 54:46 - Tangent - The Tomorrow People 1:03:35 - Monster by Monster 1:20:52 - Outro AI Art by WOMBO
01:21:59
February 12, 2022
Episode 26: DALEKS DO NOT NEED A LAUGH TRACK!
Two years on from our first episode... and like many two year olds we can now form simple two or three word sentences. What podcast about? It's Groundhog Daylek! Eve of the Daleks, AI art, The Destiny Factor, A Challenge Carol, And a Box of Delights that I can't get my hand into...  Regular Features: Your Cheatin' Memory Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: to ho flo sho to so tro ro blo no go blo sho co plo no tro no do ro tro mo   (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) Challenge! - Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants... Look at the length of this section - look! It's long - so this *must* be an in depth review, right? RIGHT? Which Corridor is this? Inspired by Toby Hadoke and Rob Shearman's books Running Through Corridors - a rewatch of the whole of Doctor Who - we've reached Season 17 just in time for the Blu-Ray, yay, but first have to cope with Armageddon. Box of Delights - A randomly chosen rewatch of a delightful old TV show. For Box of Delights we watched the delightful Box of Delights, in which Patrick Troughton plays a shabbily dressed time traveller... hang on... Monster by Monster - We randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and say things about them. They mostly come out at night. Mostly. We welcome your thoughts and feedback! randomiserpodcast@gmail.com @randomiserpod @DoctorWhoAIArt - A new twitter feed for the AI Art used to make... All Doctor Who Stories as AI Art - A video on YouTube with every story and a few bonuses depicted as AI artwork, all set to relaxing music... Tired of the "Crackling Fire" video on in the background for hours? Try this instead! Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro 17:28 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 25:39 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 26:11 - Challenge 35:30 - Which Corridor is this? 47:31 - Box of Delights 56:46 - Monster by Monster 1:02:20 - Outro AI Art by WOMBO
01:03:35
January 05, 2022
Doctor Who - every story as AI art
Doctor Who - every story as AI art https://youtu.be/ruyKE4TopbM Every Doctor Who story title rendered as AI art by the amazing wombo.art - plus some easter eggs. Enjoy, and do please comment and let us know what you make of it!
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December 25, 2021
Episode 25: Attack of the Burliwilks!
Flux Chapter Six! Unearned awards! Foresledgehammering! Burning sideburns! Attack of the Burliwilks! Overexcited punctuation! Unthinkingly sinister fans! Don't do that guys, it's the Randomiser Podcast Episode 25. Regular Features: Your Cheatin' Memory Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: flo vo kro lo sho plo fo sho to ho flo sho do blo lo flo kno so  (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) Challenge! Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants... This time: where there's a Willis there's a Way... Box of Delights - A randomly chosen rewatch of a delightful old TV show. We've finished watching Mr Benn and can exclusively reveal the identity of the shady group of people who detest and despise the show... Monster by Monster We randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and chat about them.  We welcome your thoughts and feedback! randomiserpodcast@gmail.com @randomiserpod Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro 27:52 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 36:07 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 38:23 - Challenge 41:18 - Box of Delights 50:17 - Monster by Monster 56:36 - Outro TARDIS art 50% by Lyra
57:22
December 10, 2021
Episode 24: The Judoon People's Front
Faaaahk orf! We're The People's Front of Judoon. Flux Chapter Five! A very challenging episode as Chas gets out of his tree about candles again. One of his trees, anyway. And we discuss the most tautological story of all time, at least until there's stories called The Hot Fire or Waters of Wetness. Regular Features: Your Cheatin' Memory Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: to ho flo sho do flo blo do lo yo sho blo so so blo so so kro no  (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) Challenge! Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants... This week is is a real eye opener, and the end of a long climb up a mountain as he has finally watched it! Monster by Monster We randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and chat about them.  We welcome your thoughts and feedback! randomiserpodcast@gmail.com @randomiserpod Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro - Flux Chapter Five 15:24 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 22:05 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 23:56 - Challenge 25:30 - Monster by Monster 29:26 - Outro TARDIS art 40% by Lyra
30:38
December 03, 2021
Episode 23: Anything but Scottish again
Flux Chapter Four! We ain't afraid of no ghost, we're lovin' angels instead... Regular Features: Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: do plo co to plo ro sho wo ho plo sho schlo sho to ho flo sho mo plo vo kro flo (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) Challenge! - Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants... And he's done it at last! [1] Box of Delights - we rewatch delightful old TV shows - this time, more Mr Benn Tangent of the Week - We're nearly finished rewatching Red Dwarf, having finished off Season XII Monster by Monster - we randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and try to remember anything about them. Anything at all. Even a little bit. We welcome your thoughts and feedback! randomiserpodcast@gmail.com @randomiserpod Episode Guide: 00:00 - Intro - Flux Chapter Four 25:37 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 41:31 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 42:52 - Challenge 45:00 - Box of Delights 49:05 - Tangent of the week - Red Dwarf XII, M-Corp and Skipper 58:29 - Monster by Monster 1:02:05 - Outro TARDIS art 30% by Lyra [1] "I honestly have, promise" C. Auchterlonie, Handwitten note left in back garden, 2021
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November 27, 2021
Episode 22: How time works is people get older
Flux Chapter Three! Also some tangential talk of titles, a very unorthodox cure for all your phobias and some unabashedly smug punning all round. Be afraid ('cos we've got the cure)... It's The Randomiser Podcast Episode 22... Regular Features: Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: to ho flo sho blo ro kno (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) Which Corridor Is This? - inspired by the books Running Through Corridors, Tim is rewatching Doctor Who in order. This time: Kroll! Kroll! Kroll! Kroll! A green parable, a green cast... it's the Power of Kroll. Challenge! - Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants... This time he tells of an unexpected and entirely convincing visitor... Monster by Monster - we randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and try to remember anything about them. Anything at all. We welcome your thoughts and feedback! randomiserpodcast@gmail.com @randomiserpod Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro - Flux Chapter Three 21:34 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 31:19 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 40:08 - Challenge 41:51 - Monster by Monster 47:18 - Outro TARDIS art 20% by Lyra
48:18
November 16, 2021
Episode 21: So you like your Sontarans dirty?
Flux Chapter Two! Some filthy talk about Sontarans. No really, that's not even a pun. We also take Pleasure in other people's Leisure and have a challenging time in Iceland... Regular Features: Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: to ho flo sho lo flo kro so tro ro flo sho ho kro vo flo (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) Romp or Pomp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp. Challenge! - Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants... Monster by Monster - we randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and almost discuss them. We welcome your thoughts and feedback! randomiserpodcast@gmail.com @randomiserpod Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro - Flux Chapter Two 25:08 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 32:47 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 34:45 - Romp or Pomp? 37:28 - Challenge 40:10 - Monster by Monster 45:45 - Outro TARDIS art 10% by Lyra
46:48
November 10, 2021
Episode 20: The Dog Watched My Homework
Flux Chapter One! Telesnaps! Talking Dogs! Tangential as anything, it's the Randomiser Podcast episode 20. No Mutts were harmed (or seen) in the making of this podcast. Regular Features: Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: to ho flo sho ho kro go ho lo blo no do flo ro so (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) Romp or Pomp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp. Challenge! - Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants... Box of Delights: A randomly picked watch of an old TV show - Mr Benn is our blast from the past this time. Which Corridor Is This? A rewatch through the show from the start, and this week we briefly revisit Tara. Monster by Monster - we randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and almost discuss them. Tangent of the Week: We're rewatching Red Dwarf, this time getting 4/6 of the way through Season XII We welcome your thoughts and feedback! randomiserpodcast@gmail.com @randomiserpod Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro - Flux Chapter One 24:42 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 30:39 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 32:47 - Romp or Pomp? 34:52 - Challenge 36:54 - Box of Delights: Mr Benn 38:58 - Which Corridor Is This? 40:16 - Monster by Monster 44:09 - Tangent of the Week: Red Dwarf XII 49:19: - Outro TARDIS art 0% by Lyra
50:03
November 05, 2021
Episode 19: Gor Blimey Guvnor!
We discuss the lead in to the new season and of course some welcome news about a very happy return. Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: to wo kro co flo sho tro po plo no sho blo sho to kro mo flo (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) Romp or Pomp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp. Tangent of the Week - We dimly recall some Tomorrow People, and we're rewatching Red Dwarf, smegheads. We've rewatched Season XI Challenge! - Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants... Which Corridor Is This? - a rewatch of old Doctor Who, this time discussing The Androids of Tara Monster by Monster - we randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and almost discuss them. Box of Delights - we randomly choose a piece of old TV to watch and discuss. We've started off with The Omega Factor, and not a black hole in sight... We welcome your thoughts and feedback! randomiserpodcast@gmail.com @randomiserpod Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro - the second coming, and the new season awaits! 15:36 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 22:39 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 24:24 - Romp or Pomp? 27:01 - Challenge 30:13 - Which Corridor Is This? 36:11 - Box of Delights: The Omega Factor 43:34 - The Tangential People 49:44 - Red Dwarf XI 57:47 - Monster by Monster 1:03:01 - Outro TARDIS art 10% by Lyra
01:11:44
October 27, 2021
Episode 18: Junk Giraffe
Short and hopefully sweet, we discuss the BFI screening of the Evil of the Daleks animation, revisit an old story and introduce a new feature "Box of Delights". Regular Features Your Cheatin' Memory - Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time. This episode, we've just rewatched: to ho flo sho to kro mo flo sho plo fo sho to ho flo sho do plo co to plo ro (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.) Romp or Pomp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp. Tangent of the Week - We're rewatching Red Dwarf, smegheads. We reach the Dave era with Season X. Challenge! - Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants. He's failed so far so it's time to turn up the heat... Monster by Monster - we randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and almost discuss them. And our new segment: Box of Delights - we randomly choose a piece of old TV to watch and discuss. We welcome your thoughts and feedback! randomiserpodcast@gmail.com @randomiserpod Episode Guide 00:00 - Intro & we discuss the end of the Chibnall & Whittaker era 02:04 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit 09:48 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal 12:25 - Romp or Pomp? 14:02 - Challenge 15:28 - Monster by Monster 22:23 - Tangent of the Week: Red Dwarf X 29:29 - Box of Delights 32:13 - Outro TARDIS art 20% by Lyra
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September 16, 2021
Episode 17: Have You Got Your Oxymask?
Joined by our old friend Gareth Preston, we discuss the news of the departure of Chris Chibnall and Jodie Whittaker, Chaz gushes forth with an unusual theory of why the TARDIS was destroyed in the End of Time. Lurching from traumatic mutations to bloody stones to Halloween 3 - Kneale before us, it’s The Randomiser Podcast episode 17.Chaz and Tim have recently guested on Gareth's excellent podcast Very British Futures and heartily recommend it for a series of discussions of forgotten gems of British Sci-fi and Fantasy. Also Kinvig. Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:to ho flo sho kro no vo blo so kro plo no sho plo fo sho to kro mo flo(That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Romp or Pomp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp.Tangent of the Week - We're rewatching Red Dwarf, smegheads. This time we're discussing Back to Earth.Challenge! - Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants. Turns out he may already have!Which corridor is this? - A mysterious stone circle, a bunch of masked figures chanting "Carry on, carry on, carry on" - it's either the cult of Kenneth Williams, or The Stones of Blood...Monster by Monster - we randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and almost discuss them.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro & we discuss the end of the Chibnall & Whittaker era10:39 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit16:08 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal21:04 - Romp or Pomp?23:25 - Challenge26:09 - Which Corridor is this?34:46 - Tangent of the Week: Red Dwarf  "Back to Earth"46:06 - Monster by Monster49:19 - OutroTARDIS art 30% by LyraHave You Got Your Oxymask?
52:03
August 27, 2021
Episode 16: Make A Myrka Great Again
Joined by our old friend John Isles, we discuss childhood In-Doctor-nation (sorry), learn how to make a Skovox Blitzer, and reclaim the red baseball cap for rubbery sea monsters. Lost in translation, it's the Randomiser Podcast episode 16. Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:vo flo no go flo blo no co flo sho plo no sho vo blo ro plo so (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Romp or Pomp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp.Tangent of the Week - We're rewatching Red Dwarf, smegheads. This time we're discussing Season 8.Challenge! - Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants. Has he finally done it, or must Tim seek vengeance?Which corridor is this? - BY THE MOONS OF MERCURY! It's the Pirate Planet. More like the Irate Planet, with all that shouting...And some exciting new bits!Monster by Monster - we randomly select a few of the show's monsters and aliens and almost discuss them.Gift of the TARDIS - a game of over zealous translations.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro & we discuss introducing our kids to Doctor Who22:44 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit45:49 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal48:56 - Romp or Pomp?52:38 - Gift of the TARDIS56:36 - Challenge57:50 - Which Corridor is this?1:08:57 - Monster by Monster1:17:20 - Tangent of the Week: Red Dwarf  Season 81:30:02 - OutroTARDIS art 40% by Lyra
01:32:00
August 08, 2021
Episode 15: A Small Tangent about the Nipples
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for all Doctor Who up to and including Revolution of the Daleks.----------------------------------------Joined by our old friend Ally Mills, we hear his thoughts on the Chibnall Era and unexpected places to find Cybermen. With perfect comic timing, it's the Randomiser Podcast, Episode 15. Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:no kro go ho to mo blo ro flo sho kro no sho so kro lo vo flo ro (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Romp or Pomp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp.Tangent of the Week - We're rewatching Red Dwarf, smegheads. Along with The Tomorrow People - another hilarious old sci-fi series, although they perhaps didn't intend it to be.Challenge! - Chaz has been challenged to finally watch The Mutants. Nothing can stop him now, surely? Not even a mouse.Which corridor is this? - We wander the catacombs of The Ribos Operation.Connorspondence - Chaz's son Connor sends us a hot take to furiously agree with...Doctor by Doctor - we (sort of) randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro & we discuss the Chibnall Era10:41 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit21:15 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal27:00 - Romp or Pomp?32:58 - Which Corridor is this?40:09 - Challenge42:25 - Connorspondence49:44 - Doctor by Doctor1:02:51 - Tangent of the Week: Red Dwarf  Season 71:10:17 - The Tomorrow Tangent1:17:21 - OutroTARDIS art 50% by Lyra
01:18:40
March 24, 2021
Episode 14: Jon Pertwee is a shopping trolley
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for all Doctor Who up to and including Revolution of the Daleks.----------------------------------------Back after a long hiatus, and not one of you thought to record a celebrity charity record for us. (For which our sincere thanks).  After our long pause we've lots to talk about so this is the longest episode yet (For which you have our sincere apologies). We discuss the New Year's special, and perhaps the best two series of Red Dwarf, 5&6. And tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow... With tangents upon tangents, it's the Randomiser Podcast Episode 14. Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:to ho flo sho tro no kro co plo ro no sho blo no do sho to ho flo sho wo blo so po (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Romp or Pomp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp.Tangent of the Week - We're rewatching Red Dwarf, smegheads. Along with another hilarious old sci-fi series, although they perhaps didn't intend it to be.Challenge! - He's only gone and watched it! Chaz discusses The Mutants much revamped special edition having caught its long awaited cinema release.Which corridor is this? - Many many corridors in the TARDIS in The Invasion of Time.Doctor by Doctor - we (sort of) randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro & we discuss Revolution of the Daleks16:33 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit24:53 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal31:00 - Romp or Pomp?33:46 - Which Corridor is this?40:50 - Challenge44:19 - Tangent of the Week: Red Dwarf  Seasons 5&61:05:21 - The Tomorrow Tangent1:17:56 - Doctor by Doctor1:37:36 - OutroTARDIS art 60% by Lyra
01:41:01
February 05, 2021
Episode 13: sdrawkcaB
We're back! Words, so many words about Doctor Who and we've reached Season 3 in our discussion of Red Dwarf. Sustained by potatoes, it's The Randomiser Podcast episode 13.Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:to kro mo flo sho blo no do sho to ho flo sho ro blo no kro(That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Pomp or Romp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp.Connorspondence - Chaz's son Connor writes to us with a random Doctor Who topic for discussion.Tangent of the Week - We're rewatching Red Dwarf, smegheads.Challenge! - Chaz is all at sea trying to watch The Mutants...Doctor by Doctor - we randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Outro00:55 - Doctor by Doctor10:04 - Tangent of the Week: Red Dwarf Seasons 3&419:06 - Connorspondence24:18 - Challenge!26:20 - Pomp or Romp?28:08 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal29:16 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit39:59 - IntroTARDIS art 70% by Lyra
40:47
July 17, 2020
Episode 12: I know what you are... you're a mushroom.
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for all Doctor Who up to and including The Timeless Children.Spoilers for Red Dwarf: The Promised Land.----------------------------------------Hidden amongst you... we could be anyone. We discuss Quiz and Quizzes, muse about Martha and continue rewatching the small rouge one.Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:to ho flo sho zo yo go plo no sho kro no vo blo so kro plo no sho gla sho to ho flo sho zo yo go plo no sho kro no vo flo ro so kro plo no(That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Romp or Pomp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp.Connorspondence - Chaz's son Connor writes to us with a random Doctor Who topic for discussion.Tangent of the Week - We're rewatching Red Dwarf, smegheads.Challenge! - Chaz distorts the science for political gain...Which corridor is this? - We're gone Gothic for The Image of the Fendahl. Doctor by Doctor - we randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro05:42 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit15:51 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal17:50 - Romp or Pomp?20:05 - Which Corridor is this?26:35 - Connorspondence32:59 - Challenge34:39 - Tangent of the Week: Red Dwarf The Promised Land, and Season 2 rewatch47:58 - Doctor by Doctor55:19 - OutroTARDIS art 80% by Lyra
57:13
April 30, 2020
Episode 11: To Ganymede and Titan...
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for all Doctor Who up to and including The Timeless Children.----------------------------------------Tim is recording in a cupboard in an unwitting homage to Jodie Whittaker's finest hour yet... We review Season 12 and a tangential rewatch of Red Dwarf takes us from Ganymede to a corridor on Titan, all the while ensuring contact is *not* made...Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:to ho flo sho so po blo co flo sho po kro ro blo to flo so (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Romp or Pomp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp.Ask Dr Schultz - Our scientific advisor weighs in on some of the real science in Doctor Who.Connorspondence - A new feature, woohoo! Chaz's son Connor writes to us with a random Doctor Who topic for discussion.Tangent of the Week - We're rewatching Red Dwarf, smegheads.Challenge! - Chaz watches The Mutants, unless it's the apocalypse or something...Which corridor is this? - With suspiciously apt timing, Tim has reached The Invisible Enemy in his rewatch of the show. Doctor by Doctor - we randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro01:18 - Season 12 review14:26 - Ask Dr Schultz14:58 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit21:43 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal23:03 - Romp or Pomp?24:32 - Connorspondence29:17 - Tangent of the week34:56 - Challenge35:56 - Which Corridor is this?40:17 - Doctor by Doctor51:04 - OutroTARDIS art 90% by Lyra
51:39
April 06, 2020
Episode 10: The Further Adventures of Professor Jackage Newistaffe
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for The Timeless Children and indeed all previous Doctor Who episodes!----------------------------------------It's the end of Series 12! We discuss the huge events of the season finale, get a bit Christmassy and talk pish in a pungent tangent. Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:to ho flo sho co ho ro kro so to mo blo so sho kro no vo blo so kro plo no (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Romp or Pomp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp.Ask Dr Schultz - Our scientific advisor weighs in on some of the real science in Doctor Who.Challenge! - Chaz watches The Mutants, unless he has a note from his Mum or something...Which corridor is this? - Tim has reached The Horror of Fang Rock in his rewatch of the show. Doctor by Doctor - we randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro00:54 - The Timeless Children23:05 - Ask Dr Schultz24:00 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit34:56 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal36:44 - Romp or Pomp?38:04 - Challenge38:38 - Which Corridor is this?41:26 - Doctor by Doctor58:28 - Pungent of the week - a noisome tangent.1:02:26 - OutroTARDIS art 100% by Lyra
01:04:17
March 20, 2020
Episode 9: The Fandom Menace
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for Ascension of the Cybermen and indeed all previous Doctor Who episodes!----------------------------------------Tim & Chaz are joined by Chaz's son Connor. We discuss the latest story, delve into the murky waters of toxic fandom, and touch on our different attitude to spoilers - all while standing at the gates of the Time War going "awww". Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:to ho flo sho co blo ro flo to blo kno flo ro (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Ask Dr Schultz - A triumphant return for our scientific advisor.Challenge! - Chaz sees the light and watches The Mutants.Doctor by Doctor - we randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.Romp or Pomp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro00:46 - Ascension of the Cybermen12:09 - Ask Dr Schultz12:53 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit21:59 - Tangent of the week - toxic fandom and spoilers37:11 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal40:51 - Romp or Pomp?42:59 - Challenge44:27 - Doctor by Doctor59:21 - OutroTARDIS art 90% by Lyra
01:00:03
March 07, 2020
Episode 8: I want Matt Smith to be my Grandpa
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for The Haunting of Villa Deodati and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes!----------------------------------------It's the power of three - Tim & Chaz are joined by guest David Legge. We discuss the latest story and ponder where certain other stories score on the Rompometer. Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:to ho flo sho bo flo blo so to sho bo flo lo plo wo (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Ask Dr Legge - In-depth analysis and thought provoking science context from our new scientific advisor.Challenge! - Chaz reports back from the future about watching The Mutants.Doctor by Doctor - we randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.And a new feature:Romp or Pomp? - A fast and curious attempt to quickly categorise randomly chosen stories into to two utterly arbitrary kinds... fun filled Romp versus circumstance-heavy Pomp.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro00:43 - The Haunting of Villa Diodati14:42 - Ask Dr Legge15:50 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit22:56 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal26:31 - Romp or Pomp?28:41 - Challenge30:39 - Doctor by Doctor1:01:46 - OutroTARDIS art 80% by Lyra
01:03:12
March 01, 2020
Episode 7: The Phantom Hand
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for Can You Hear Me? and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes!Content note: Discussion of Mental Health----------------------------------------Can you hear us? As Doctor Who breaks new ground in punctuation, we go for hesitation and deviation... But, who was The Phantom Hand?Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:co plo lo do sho wo blo ro(That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Ask Dr Schultz - In-depth analysis and thought provoking science context from our scientific advisor.Challenge! - Chaz gets all fizzed up about the Mutants... Finally we'll hear him discuss the thrills and spills of the story.Which Corridor is this? - Inspired by the books Running Through Corridors, Tim is re-watching the show in order. This time it's a backstage corridor in the Palace Theatre as we discuss The Talons of Weng-Chiang, that problematic treasure...Doctor by Doctor - we randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.Tangent of the Week - our regular diversion off-topic - this time we're looking at the most amazing technology in Star Trek.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro00:44 - Can You Hear Me?16:37 - Ask Dr Schultz17:18 - Which Corridor is this?24:37 - Challenge25:48 - Tangent of the week27:33 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit33:34 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal36:34 - Doctor by Doctor51:19 - OutroTARDIS art 70% by Lyra
52:06
February 20, 2020
Episode 6: Paul Darrow's Teethmarks
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for Praxeus and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes!----------------------------------------In this episode we disagree about Praxeus, chew over some classic scenery, and finally hear what Chaz thought of the Mutants!Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:to kro mo flo lo blo so ho (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Ask Dr Schultz - In-depth analysis and thought provoking scientific context from our scientific advisor.Challenge! - Chaz tells us how when he finally sat down to watch the Mutants, it wasn't at all what he expected...Doctor by Doctor - we randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro00:41 - Praxeus11:35 - Ask Dr Schultz12:19 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit of the previous episode's randomly chosen story23:07 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal of this episode's story24:36 - Challenge Chaz - what did he make of The Mutants?26:11 - Doctor by Doctor53:30 - OutroTARDIS art 60% by Lyra
54:20
February 15, 2020
Episode 5: The Enemy of the Podcast
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for Fugitive of the Judoon and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes!----------------------------------------In this episode we discuss the rather eventful Fugitive of the Judoon, alongside some incidental musings, and we get rather overexcited about our randomly selected episode to rewatch...Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:to ho flo sho ro kro no go so sho plo fo sho blo kno ho blo to flo no(That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Ask Dr Schultz - In-depth analysis and thought provoking scientific context from our scientific advisor. Usually.Tangent of the Week - A discussion of something almost, but not quite, entirely unrelated to the rest of the episode.This week: Incidental MusicChallenge! - Chaz tells us how when he finally sat down to watch the Mutants, it all sort of ran away from him.Doctor by Doctor - we randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro00:38 - Fugitive of the Judoon14:55 - Ask Dr Schultz15:40 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit of the previous episode's randomly chosen story19:36 - Tangent of the Week - Incidental Music24:04 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal of this episode's story26:26 - Challenge Chaz - what did he make of The Mutants?27:45 - Doctor by Doctor49:41 - OutroTARDIS art 50% by Lyra
50:26
February 06, 2020
Episode 4: Four-hour Tofu flame war.
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for Nikola Tesla's Night of Terror and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes!Spoilers for Episode One of Star Trek: Picard and previous Star Trek too...----------------------------------------In this episode Tim & Chaz discuss Nikola Terror's Night of Tesla, and reflect on how much we can't spoon Standerisms. There's a lot of Big Finish in the middle, gratuitous product placement and some challenging Tofu.Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:to ho flo sho co tro ro so flo sho plo fo sho to ho flo sho bo lo blo co kno sho so po plo to(That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Ask Dr Schultz - In-depth analysis and thought provoking scientific context from our scientific advisor.Tangent of the Week - A discussion of something almost, but not quite, entirely unrelated to the rest of the episode.This week: Star Trek: Picard.Which Corridor is this? - Tim is rewatching the series in order, inspired by Rob Shearman and Tobe Hadoke's books "Running Through Corridors"This time: A beautiful art-deco corridor, full of killer robots!Challenge! - Last week Tim challenged Chaz to finally watch The Mutants. We'll hear how he got on, and a new challenge will be set.Doctor by Doctor - we randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro01:03 - Nikola Tesla's Night of Terror13:08 - Ask Dr Schultz13:45 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit of the previous episode's randomly chosen story18:37 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal of this episode's story21:48 - Challenge Chaz - what did he make of The Mutants?22:52 - Which Corridor is this? - The Robots of Death34:56 - Doctor by Doctor46:44 - Tangent of the Week - Star Trek: Picard54:11 - OutroTARDIS art 40% by Lyra
54:51
January 30, 2020
Episode 3: The Days of the Big Deer
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for Orphan 55 and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes!----------------------------------------The 3 is silent!In this episode Tim & Chaz discuss Orphan 55 - will it live up to the first 54 episodes in the series? Regular (like they've been eating the fibre) FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:to ho flo sho ro flo bo flo lo sho fo lo flo so ho sho blo no do sho to ho flo sho blo lo mo plo so to sho po flo plo po lo flo(That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Ask Dr Schultz - In-depth analysis and thought provoking scientific context from our scientific advisor.Tangent of the Week - A discussion of something almost, but not quite, entirely unrelated to the rest of the episode.This week: CEHFFRH, or Chaz Explains His Fondness For Richard Herring.Doctor by Doctor - we randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.And a new "Challenge" feature where we'll take it in turns to challenge each other to rewatch a story we're less fond of.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro00:48 - Orphan 5520:32 - Ask Dr Schultz21:17 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit of the previous episode's randomly chosen story30:19 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal of this episode's story32:51 - Challenge Chaz - the first challenge is set!34:09 - Doctor by Doctor52:17 - Tangent of the Week57:32 - OutroTARDIS art 30% by Lyra
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January 23, 2020
Episode 2: Spyfall to Spacefall
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for Spyfall part 2 and indeed any previous Doctor Who episodes!Random spoilers this week include:- Neal Stephenson's "Fall, or Dodge in Hell" (but nothing the back cover doesn't already spoil...)- The Last Jedi- Star Trek VI (probably been long enough, but you never know...)- The Randomiser Podcast Episode 1----------------------------------------It's our difficult second album!In this episode Tim & Chaz discuss Spyfall part 2 and The Face of Evil part 1.Tangent of the week takes us to The Liberator via The London as we have the first of probably many sidesteps into the universe of Blake's 7Regular (if twice is regular) FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory -Each episode we use therandomiser.net to choose a random Doctor Who story and see what we can recall about it. Then we go away and rewatch it to discuss next time.This episode, we've just rewatched:kro to sho to blo kno flo so sho yo plo tro sho blo wo blo yo (That's in Judoon, courtesy of judoon.com, where you can translate it back to English if you want to know the episode we discussed.)Which Corridor is this? - Tim is rewatching the series in order, inspired by Rob Shearman and Tobe Hadoke's books "Running Through Corridors"We discuss the most recent story he's watched.Ask Dr Schultz - In-depth analysis and thought provoking scientific context from our scientific advisor.Tangent of the Week - We finish up with a discussion of something almost but not quite entirely unrelated to the rest of the episode.This week: The wonderful Blake's 7 episode SpacefallAnd introducing a new feature, which hopes to be regular when it grows up: Doctor by Doctor - we randomly select a Doctor and discuss their era.We welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 - Intro00:27 - Chat - Spyfall part 219:41 - Your Cheatin' Memory - revisit of previous episode's story28:54 - Your Cheatin' Memory - reveal of this episode's story35:54 - Ask Dr Schultz36:38 - Which Corridor is this?48:57 - Tangent of the Week55:35 - Doctor by Doctor1:10:27 - OutroTARDIS art 20% by Lyra
01:11:21
January 09, 2020
Episode 1: Finish on the carpet, then back on to Lenny Henry
-- SPOILER WARNING --Spoilers for Spyfall part 1 and indeed all previous Doctor Who episodes!In this pilot episode Tim & Chaz discuss Spyfall part 1 (before seeing part 2) along with the recently launched streaming service Britbox, which hosts almost all of classic Doctor WhoPotentially Regular FeaturesYour Cheatin' Memory - we randomly select then discuss a Doctor Who story.(our thanks to therandomiser.net which we're using to choose the story "live" during recording.)Which Corridor is this? - Tim is rewatching the series in order, inspired by Rob Shearman and Tobe Hadoke's books "Running Through Corridors"We discuss the most recent story he's watched.Ask Dr Schultz - In-depth analysis and thought provoking scientific context from our scientific advisor.Tangent of the Week - We finish up with a discussion of something almost but not quite entirely unrelated to the rest of the episode.This week: Boe Jack FacemanWe welcome your thoughts and feedback!randomiserpodcast@gmail.com@randomiserpodEpisode Guide00:00 Intro01:05 Chat - Spyfall26:08 Your Cheatin' Memory36:11 Chat - Britbox45:55 Which Corridor is this?54:48 Ask Dr Schultz55:42 Tangent of the Week1:00:00 OutroTARDIS art 10% by Lyra
01:01:04
January 05, 2020