The Ice Warriors

The year is AD 3000 and Earth is threatened by another ice age

The advancing wall of ice is kept in check by an ioniser controlled from a scientific base. When a scientist discovers a huge alien being preserved in the ice and it is brought back to the base for further examination it is the prelude to a battle with ancient warriors from Mars.

Story background: 1967, written by Brian Hayles, produced by Peter Bryant. Notable for: Another classic monster creation is born. The role of chief Ice Warrior Varga was played by Carry On star Bernard Bresslaw.

Illustration: 1989 Daryl Joyce. Gouache. 40cm x 20cm

Doctor Who - The Ice Warriors

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