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Doctor Who fans were left on the edge of their seats as a shocking trailer teased that new enemies are coming to Jodie Whitaker’s final series in the form of Doctor Who.
The BBC released a 16-second teaser clip, which aired Saturday night before Strictly Come Dancing, warning that “enemies around the world” were on the way for the upcoming 13th series.
The title of the new series was revealed as Doctor Who: Flux, while the trailer featured Jodie Whitaker warning viewers to prepare for the ‘fight for our lives’.
It is here: BBC releases a tense 16-second teaser clip warning that ‘enemies from across the universe’ are on the way for the upcoming 13th series
The 39-year-old actress and the show’s first female Doctor speaks to the camera as the Doctor, warning that the mysterious ‘flux’ is coming – and bringing enemies including Sontaran and Weeping Angels with her.
In the clip, she said: ‘Can you hear me? Listen carefully, we don’t have much time. Flux is coming, bringing with it Sontarans, Weeping Angels, creatures known as Reavers and enemies from all over the universe. This is the fight of our lives!’
Meanwhile, Yaz – played by Mandeep Gill – and new partner Dan – played by comedian John Bishop – groaned in the background as they piloted the TARDIS.
Yaz shouted: ‘Doctor we need you!’
Mystery: The title of the new series was revealed as Doctor Who: Flux, while the trailer featured Jodie Whitaker warning viewers to prepare for the ‘fight for our lives’.
Spooky Surprise: The tense trailer has left fans on the edge of their seats eager for the upcoming series, which hits screens on October 31, just in time for Halloween
While Dan said: ‘I can’t hold it for long, Doctor!’
The dramatic clip ended with the doctor warning: ‘It’s coming, be ready.’
The tense trailer has left fans on the edge of their seats eager for the upcoming series, which will hit the screens on October 31, just in time for Halloween.
Fans of the sci-fi franchise, wanting to know more about the deceptive flux after seeing the short teaser, took to Twitter to share their disappointment that a full trailer had not been released.
One user wrote: ‘I can’t wait to see The Mysterious Flux.’
Fans of the sci-fi franchise wanted to know more about the deceptive flux after watching the short teaser trailer
Another raged: ‘Please release the full trailer now!! As long as we are getting only a short teaser… #DoctorWho’
A third said: ‘Can we have a full trailer already?’ While a fourth added: ‘Sontaran, Weeping Angels! Wow!’
And the fifth wrote: ‘Two of my favorite villains are returning. I hope this time the Sontarans are really the villains. As much as I loved Drax, I want him to be a real threat again.’
The series will be made up of eight jam-packed episodes, all linked together as part of a larger story.
The new series will see The Doctor and Yaz join two new partners, Dan, and future collaborator Winder, played by Game of Thrones actor Jacob Anderson.
The highly anticipated series will be Jodie’s last as the Doctor, as she confirmed in July that she was leaving the sci-fi program after four years.
Goodbye: Chris and Jodie (pictured) announced that they will be leaving Doctor Who in a trio of specials, culminating in an epic blockbuster special to air in Autumn 2022 as part of the BBC’s Centenary Celebrations.
His departure will be played out at the end of this series in a three-part special, the first installment of which will air in autumn 2022.
The three-part special will also be the last for current showrunner Chris Chibnall, who will be replaced by Russell T. Davis, who is returning 12 years after he withdrew from the series.
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