Following the report in the latest Doctor Who Magazine, BBC Worldwide have issued a press release on the launch of ‘Doctor Who Adventures’ – the new magazine aimed at 6-12 year olds.
The full press release reads:
“Following the sensational success of the first new Doctor Who series, particularly amongst younger audiences, BBC Magazines is launching Doctor Who Adventures, a fortnightly magazine aimed at 6-12 year olds.
The publication will launch to coincide with the second series in the Spring and will enable enthusiasts to further enhance their enjoyment of the world’s most famous Time Lord and his journeys.
Priced at �1.99, Doctor Who Adventures will be filled with authentic content. It will include original comic strips featuring the tenth Doctor and Rose, interviews, competitions and puzzles plus all the essential information about the Doctor, his companions and his enemies. There will also be behind-the-scenes photographs and information from the series.
Toni Round, Publisher of BBC Youth & Children’s Magazines commented: “We are proud to be producing this magazine for such an iconic programme. The abundance of material will enable us to give young fans a literary extension of the programme, providing them with fresh and exciting content.
“We will immerse the reader in the world of Doctor Who, taking them on a big adventure into time and space. Doctor Who Adventures will be packed with monsters and secrets, full of entertainment, action and humour – the must-have magazine for young fans.”
Each magazine will be covermounted with a high quality, collectable gift.“