BBC Worldwide have announced details of a new Doctor Who DVD/Bluray boxset. The Time of Doctor & other Eleventh Doctor Christmas Specials has a street date of Jan 20. The set features Matt Smith’s last outing as The Doctor in this year’s Christmas Special, The Time of the Doctor, along with the previous festive tales: The Snowmen, The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe and A Christmas Carol. Pre~order the DVD HERE and the Bluray HERE. The release is also packed full of extra content from The Time of the Doctor including:
It’s Christmas! A time for peace and goodwill to all. But hang on, its Doctor Who, surely it can’t be that simple? We take a peek behind the lens on this cracker of a Christmas special. The tinsel is out at the Oswald’s and we meet a familiar enemy in a new form. The Doctor comes face to face with the enigmatic Tasha Lem and makes a new friend. With Matt Smith, Orla Brady, Jenna Coleman, Steven Moffat, Danny Hargreaves, Jack Hollington, Sheila Reid, James Buller and Elizabeth Rider.
• Farewell to Matt Smith
Narrated by Alex Kingston (River Song), this compelling special looks back at Matt Smith’s extraordinary tenure as the Eleventh Doctor, featuring highlights from the show and copious interview footage with Matt, his cast-mates, writers, producers, guest stars and celebrity Doctor Who fans.
• Tales from the TARDIS
A look back at the full, 50-year history of this iconic series. Eleventh Doctor Matt Smith and past Doctors David Tennant, Sylvester McCoy, Colin Baker, Peter Davison and Tom Baker tell what it was like to be the Doctor, how they got the job and how it changed their lives. With companions Jenna Coleman, Karen Gillan, Arthur Darvill, and more, this truly insightful special offers a unique insight into the world’s longest running sci-fi series.
The Time of the Doctor & other Eleventh Doctor Christmas Specials will be released on general sale on 20th January 2014. BBC Shop.com are also doing an exclusive t-shirt and DVD offer for the release which you can check out HERE.