We continue to take advantage of the lull in Television activity with bonus episodes of Tales from the TARDIS, today we go over part three of the Doctor Who story: The Web Planet.
This episode is also dedicated to Carrie Fisher
TIME AND RELATIVE DIMENSIONS
Escape to Danger, February 27, 1965, 12.6 Million Viewser (same as previous week)In this episodes we learn more about the Menopterans and the Zarbi, particularly that both are native to the planet Vortis, and lived in peace for the most part until the Zarbi were made militant by what the Menopterans call the Animus, which drove the Menopterans off the planet and to a near by moon and are hoping to retake their world and restore the balance of the things. In terms of controlling forces and having a network to know all things makes it very similar to the Great Intelligence.
The Animus is telepathic and communicates with the Doctor via the hair-dryer device repeatedly, striking a deal for the…