‘Doctor Who’ Season Finale Revealed: ‘The Name Of The Doctor’

The Name of the Doctor

The Name of the Doctor

There was one notable exception in yesterday’s roundup of new episode posters for the latter part of Season Seven: the finale.

Episode 14 has been unnamed until now, with only vague clues as to what may be going on. We knew that River Song would be back, and we knew it would probably have something to do with Clara being impossible, but now a few fresh details have emerged about this new Steven Moffat story, not the least of which is this poster art above.

As you can see, the story is called The Name of the Doctor, which is the mystery hinted at in this exchange, exactly one season ago:

A soul-searching, back-to-basics sort of question that, even if answered in full, should set us up nicely for the 50th Anniversary…

Fraser McAlpine

Fraser has been writing and broadcasting about music and popular culture for over 15 years, first at the Top of the Pops website, and most recently for the NME, Guardian and MSN. He also wrote BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog and reviews albums for BBC Radio 2.

He is Anglophenia's current resident Brit, blogging about British slang and running around the Mall taking snaps of the crowd at the Royal Wedding, as well as reigniting a childhood passion for classic Doctor Who and cramming as much music in as he can manage.

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