Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Doctor Who Events At Forbidden Planet

Fantasy, sci-fi and cult entertainment retailer Forbidden Planet has revealed a series of special signings and events taking place over the next month to tie in with the launch of the latest series of Doctor Who.

The full list of events can be found below - click on each link to be taken to more information about each individual event:

Thursday 13th April: George Mann Signing Doctor Who Ghost Stories #1

Author George Mann will be signing copies of Doctor Who Ghost Stories #1 (DUK Variant) at Forbidden Planet's London Megastore on Shaftesbury Avenue between 6pm and 7pm.

The all-new adventure stars the Twelfth Doctor alongside superhero The Ghost and Lucy Fletcher from the 2016 Christmas Special The Return of Doctor Mysterio.

Saturday 15th April: Doctor Who Day In Stores

Forbidden Planet stores across the country will be celebrating the return of Doctor Who with free Doctor Who comics from Titan Comics for the first fifty people through the door of any store. Additionally, the first thirty people purchasing a Doctor Who item will receive a free poster.

Free Doctor Who activity packs and badges will also be available for young fans from the forthcoming Doctor Who and Mr Men mash-up from Penguin Books.

Saturday 22nd April: Mike Tucker, Jonathan Morris & Cavan Scott Signing 

Authors Mike Tucker, Jonathan Morris and Cavan Scott will be signing their Doctor Who novels at Forbidden Planet's store in Bristol between 1pm and 2pm.

All three novels feature the Twelfth Doctor, as played by Peter Capaldi, alongside new companion Bill Potts, as played by Pearl Mackie.

Saturday 29th April: Adam Hargreaves Signs World Of Hargreaves Doctor Who

Author and illustrator Adam Hargreaves will be signing the new World of Hargreaves Doctor Who books at Forbidden Planet's London Megastore from 1pm.

The four books, based on the First, Fourth, Eleventh and Twelfth Doctors, are a mash-up between Doctor Who and the hugely popular Mr Men book series, originated by Roger Hargreaves and continued today by son Adam Hargreaves.

Saturday 6th May: Doctor Who Exclusive At Free Comic Book Day

Forbidden Planet stores across the country will be celebrating Free Comic Book Day with a variety of titles from various franchises, including an exclusive Forbidden Planet variant of the Doctor Who title featuring the Twelfth Doctor and Bill.

The retailer's London Megastore will also be hosting a signing with Alex Paknadel and Simon Myers, who will be signing the Forbidden Planet Doctor Who variant from 1-2pm - click here for more details.

Wednesday 10th May: Paul Cornell Signing Emperor Of The Daleks

Doctor Who writer Paul Cornell - who wrote the Hugo-nominated Doctor Who two-parter Human Nature/Family Of Blood - will be signing Saucer State #1, Chalk, Vampirella #1 and Emperor Of The Daleks at Forbidden Planet's London Megastore between 6pm and 7pm.

Find more information on Doctor Who events and merchandise from Forbidden Planet at their website.