Just watched BBC America's Sixth Doctor Revisited salute. It was done fairly well, I thought. No mention of the messing hiatus or firing. Lots of talk (and clips) from his first story. Lots of mentions about fixing the chamelion circuit in "Attack of the Cyberman". Also, they talked about Mel quite about when discussing Six's companions. I thought that was a bit odd, Mel was only with him for such a short time. Plus, the only real villians they talked about were Sil from "Vengance at Varos", the Sontarons (which were better with Three and Four) and the Time Lords. Where was the Rani?! Or even the Master lurking as a scarecrow?! Not even a shout-out to the Valeyard! Otherwise, it was nice to see all the clips and photos and a nice salute by current Who staff.
Title: Machinations of a MadmanCharacters: Six, Peri (Six/Peri if you want), DavrosRating: PGWord Count: 2,332A/N: Written for miss_s_b for the sixathon. She requested a Six/Davros mindswap. I hope this will suffice!
Today is it, folks. We are getting ready to match authors and requests this weekend. If you would like to sign up, you can do so at the LJ community signup page OR check out Our Dreamwidth comm.
You can sign up to request and write some awesome fic for our lovable blustery and most sartorially memorable of Doctors at the LJ community signup page OR check out Our Dreamwidth comm.
The Spring Sixathon ficathon is open for sign ups over at sixathon! Sign up here to share in the Six love!We also have a dreamwidth comm where you can sign up!
Colin Baker (born 8 June 1943)Let's flood this post with birthday wishes, .gifs and images, fanfic/fanvid recs, favorite Colin moments, and so forth ♥
dw_straybunnies are having a discussion about what Six-era stories we'd like to see.Come over and join us!There's no guarantee that ideas suggested will get written, but it's a place to share ideas and inspiration - and all suggestions will get added to the general list of prompts and eligible to be selected as Prompt of the Month in future.And there really should be more Six fanfic, so...
I've just completed a pretty extensive research project on the little-known but much-beloved (by me, at least) redesigned version of our Six's costume from the stage play "Doctor Who: The Ultimate Adventure." If you've never seen more than that one photo of the costume that's been floating around for ages, you may find yourself quite surprised by other properties of this strange but fascinating footnote in Who costumery.Interested? You can find it here on dw-cosplay.