News : 11/23/2021 ~ The Abominable Snowmen to be Animated


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The BBC has announced that an animated version of the 1967 story The Abominable Snowmen will be released next year.

The story stars Patrick Troughton, Jack Watling, Frazer Hines and Deborah Watling. Originally shown between 30th September 1967 - Saturday 4th November 1967. it was the second story of Season 5 and features the Doctor's first encounter with the Yeti and the Great Intelligence. Most of the six-part story is missing from the BBC Archives, with only episode two still existing.

The release gives fans the opportunity to enjoy the six new fully animated presentations of this lost story, which will be released alongside the one surviving segment episode two.

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