The city of Hope is an environmental disaster. The air is thick with fog,
and order no longer exist - and the TARDIS is trapped below the toxic sea.
the Doctor hunts for a killer, the most powerful man on the planet is
very dangerous offer.
Fitz and Anji.
Ice below the city of Hope, the planet Endpoint.
The Adventuress of Henrietta Street and a
basic knowledge of what happens at the end of Escape Velocity.
Pg 7 "While once two hearts pumped within the Doctor's chest, now only a
single pulse beats beneath his ribs." We saw the Doctor lose his second
heart in The Adventuress of Henrietta Street.
"As he thinks, he rubs his newly shaven chin" The Doctor wore a beard
for the past two stories.
Pg 8 "Or at least a better, safer place to wake up than a storm-lashed
wasteland in the path of a city-machine or in the attic room where an
Ogre's mother had made dresses for several ugly sisters" Dark Progeny and
Pg 14 "Anji recognised them as being from the equipment of the humans
they had met on the fairy-tale planet" Grimm
Pgs 15-16 "Perhaps he was feeling the environment more than he was used
to, an aftereffect of his recent illness." The
Adventuress of Henrietta Street (although the illness was first
mentioned in Grimm Reality).
Pg 35 "She recognised a poodle's woollen bootie, [...] what looked like a diamond engagement ring" Mad
Dogs and Englishmen, The Adventuress of Henrietta Street.
Pg 53 "But since his illness..." The
Adventuress of Henrietta Street.
"He felt unsteady on his feet, his single heartbeat racing to maintain
the pace so recently felt by two" The Adventuress
of Henrietta Street.
Pg 66 "Hit badly by the war themselves, the empires and the factions had better things to do" Likely a reference to the factions in Father Time, given the setting.
Pgs 67-68 "The Doctor stares at his own hand, the one which fell as he
ordered the attack." The Doctor dreams of Gallifrey's destruction (The
Ancestor Cell). The Doctor on a ship's prow wearing a brightlybuttoned
jacket is likely a reference to Sabbath (The
Adventuress of Henrietta Street).
Pg 82 "In one corner, Fitz was singing in what, to Anji's uneducated ear, sounded like Chinese." Revolution Man.
Pg 132 "There are signs of surgery around the chest area" The Adventuress of Henrietta Street.
Pg 148 "I lived among humans for years before I even realised I wasn't
one of them." The Earth arc.
Pg 163 "She remembered another storm, on the planet Hitchemus." The Year of Intelligent Tigers.
Pg 216 "Those kids on Ceres Alpha, I saw them die and come back." Dark Progeny.
"You were dying for months, but you pulled through" Grimm Reality and The
Adventuress of Henrietta Street.
"I have no idea whether I'll live forever, or a normal human lifespan,
or whether my remaining heart will fail and I'll drop dead tomorrow." The Adventuress of Henrietta Street.
Pg 233 "Was it a heart that you lost, Doctor?" The Adventuress of Henrietta Street.
Pg 234 "The Doctor ducked as a large robot arm swung a silver fist at
his head." This sentence also appears on page 271 of Father Time, in the Doctor's vision of the future.
OLD FRIENDS AND OLD ENEMIES
Flashback appearances by Dave Young, Anji's boyfriend from Escape
NEW FRIENDS AND NEW ENEMIES
Police chief Powlin, Miraso, Dave II, Richard, Pazon.
Silver, Stephens, the Brotherhood, the Silverati.
Pg 26 The Endpointers, hairless humanoids who've adapted to the planet's conditions.
Pgs 210/213 The Silverati, humans and Endpointers adapted with Silver's alien liquid.