The Halloween Apocalypse
Flux: The Halloween Apocalypse
This Story: Series 13 Story 1a. Production code 13.1
Overall: Story 297a, Episode 869
Airdate: 31 Oct 2021
Written by Chris Chibnall
Directed by Jamie Magnus Stone
- The first episode of “Flux” (Series 13). The entire series is just six episodes long and is a single connected story.
- The first episode for John Bishop as played by Dan Lewis.
- On 9 Oct, about 3 weeks before this aired, there was a 20 second teaser trailer released online called “The Flux is Coming“. This teaser was basically set up for “Flux”. Said prequel/teaser/whatever you call it is still available to view on the BBC website to this day.
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#DoctorWhoMarathon Ep 869 - The Halloween Apocalypse (Story 297a, Serial 13.1) - 31 Oct 2021 #DoctorWho 1/2— jᎾᎬ sᎥᎬᎶᏞᎬᏒ (@JoeSiegler) November 15, 2023
Pt 1/6 of Flux went out on actual Halloween which is nearly the only thing tied to the title. Loved Karvanista here, wish we got more of him. A lot of this ep is setup for pic.twitter.com/cT9moZTOof
#DoctorWhoMarathon Ep 869 - The Halloween Apocalypse (Story 297a, Serial 13.1) - 31 Oct 2021 #DoctorWho 2/2— jᎾᎬ sᎥᎬᎶᏞᎬᏒ (@JoeSiegler) November 15, 2023
the overall Flux story. I did like Dan, the new companion. Several parts of this are WTF moments, which aren't paid off till later. Swarm & Azure are VERY well realized. pic.twitter.com/0NhV47wNN4
Some nice Flux fan art I spotted on Twitter: