In a surprise move UK based publisher Titan have gained the rights to publish Doctor Who comics, specifically those of the newer incarnations. IDW have held the rights for six years, publishing both new adventures and reprints starring the various versions of the Time Lords over the decades. There’s only a mention of the Doctors portrayed by Matt Smith, David Tennant and the upcoming Peter Capaldi coming to Titan though, so uncertainty exists about new comics starring all the previous incarnations.
for all-new Doctor Who comic book adventures
The Doctor Who Christmas special, The Time of the Doctor, saw Matt Smith’s Eleventh Doctor regenerate into the Twelfth Doctor, played by Peter Capaldi. The next season is now in production and will premiere in 2014. In 2013, Doctor Whoset ratings and social media records for BBC AMERICA.
Doctor Who is sold to over 200 territories across the world and last year was awarded the Guinness World Record for the largest TV drama simulcast ever after the 50th Anniversary special was broadcast to 98 countries at the same time as well in thousands of cinemas across the globe.
Titan Comics is the comics and graphic novel division of global publishing giant Titan, a pioneer that has proven itself over three decades with internationally-recognized brands such as James Bond and Sherlock Holmes, as well as creator-owned successes like Tank Girl, Lenore, and Death Sentence. Titan’s magazine division is the largest publisher of licensed entertainment properties in the US.
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