Published on October 15th, 2012 | by Andrew Reynolds1
Season 7′s Additions to the Canon
We’ve had such additions as: undercover Daleks, historical companions and UNIT reborn – so in an attempt to start the ball rolling on new areas of development Spin-off Online have compiled five of their favourite talking points for writers to play with in the future.
Something that added the chills back to the Daleks was the undercover sleeper agents – these essentially hollowed out humans were not only a suitably creepy addition to Asylum of the Daleks but also opened up a whole new way to view previous Dalek based episodes:
Amy’s warning to the Doctor to ‘never travel alone’ may have rang false after seeing just how quickly he managed to gather a team together to solve the mystery of those titular Dinosaurs on a Spaceship.
Most notable amongst the group was Queen Nefratiti who, Spin- Off Online argue (albeit, rather spuriously), that she could be one of the shows first real life historical companions:
One of the most fan-pleasing additions or re-additions was the return of U.N.I.T now repurposed for science rather than militaristic endeavours, in The Power of Three:
For the full list of new ideas and avenues to explore in the future, head over to Spin-Off Online.