Deviant Login Shop  Join deviantART for FREE Take the Tour
×



Details

Submitted on
May 21, 2013
Image Size
402 KB
Resolution
1200×896
Link
Thumb
Embed

Stats

Views
30,041 (5 today)
Favourites
1,132 (who?)
Comments
243
×
The Doctors- 50th Anniversary Edition (UPDATED) by PaulHanley The Doctors- 50th Anniversary Edition (UPDATED) by PaulHanley
Now with Capaldi! Sorta! I'll update it more fully when we get proper "in costume" pics...

It seemed like a good time to dust off this old piece and give it a bit of the metaphorical new paint. We used to be told that a Time Lord had thirteen lives. If that's still the case... could this be what it'll all look like before that fateful day on Trenzalore? (cue Cloister Bell) ;)

A few people will probably take issue with where John Hurt's standing (or that he's included at all). I'm not pretending to know for sure- it's just the most logical place to put him based on what we know. If you want to tell me why I'm wrong and he's obviously the Valeyard, the Other, Paul McGann etc, there's already some good threads for that: fav.me/d65wsze fav.me/d65rijz :D

Also, please don't ask me for variants, higher-res versions, different wallpaper sizes, etc. I used to do that sort of thing, but rampant piracy of the old version kinda ruined that for everyone. Sorry.

"As it happens, I am the Doctor. The original, you might say."- The First Doctor (The Five Doctors, 1983)

"After the twelfth regeneration, there is no plan that will postpone death." -Coordinator Engin (The Deadly Assassin, 1976)

"I can only regenerate twelve times- I've already done so four times." -The Fifth Doctor (Maydryn Undead, 1983)

"A Timelord has thirteen lives..." -The Eighth Doctor (The TV Movie, 1996)

"My name, my real name … that's not the point. The name I chose is the Doctor. The name you choose, it’s like a promise you make. He’s the one that broke the promise." -The Eleventh Doctor (The Name of the Doctor, 2013)

"The Doctor lives his life in darker hues, day upon day. And he will have other names before the end: Storm; The Beast; The Valeyard." -The Great Intelligence (The Name of the Doctor)

"There is some evil in all of us, Doctor – even you. The Valeyard is an amalgamation of the darker sides of your nature, somewhere between your twelfth and final incarnation, and I may say you do not improve with age." - The Master (The Trial of a Timelord, 1986
Add a Comment:
 
:iconraistlin82:
Raistlin82 Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2014
There goes Capaldi's outfit!

i.telegraph.co.uk/multimedia/a…
Reply
:iconchapmic:
chapmic Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2014
Capaldi's costume was revealed a few hours ago.
Reply
:iconpaulhanley:
PaulHanley Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2014  Professional
Already heard from pretty much every news source on the planet (plus 50 of my FB friends), but thanks regardless. :)
Reply
:iconkastoniago:
kastoniago Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2014
I love this! I especially love the inclusion of the shadowy figure of the Valeyard lurking at the end. It's great to see John Hurt's War Doctor finally included in a collage of the Doctors. John Hurt is now one of the pantheon of Doctor's. A very exclusive group!
Reply
:iconjack-walter-darko:
Jack-Walter-Darko Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2014
can anyone tell me where Capaldi actually is in this photo...i'm looking everywhere.
Reply
:iconjack-walter-darko:
Jack-Walter-Darko Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2014
nvm...I finally found the moon
Reply
:iconsparrow225:
Sparrow225 Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2014  Student Artist
Who's the Time Lord look'n guy all the way to the left O_o"...?
Reply
:iconsmythehouse:
SmytheHouse Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2014
The Valeyard! He was a version of the doctor seen in the 6Th doctor story Trail of a 'TimeLord' He was an evil incarnation of the doctor inbetween his 12th and final regeneration
Reply
:iconterag:
Terag Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2013
Any chance you will make another version of this when we see more of Capaldi? Also, any chance you will make an alternate picture of this with the 8th Doctor in his clothes from the audio series?: paulhanley.deviantart.com/art/…
Reply
:iconpaulhanley:
PaulHanley Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2013  Professional
There'll definitely be some kind of new art coming once we get a pic of Capaldi in costume (and since filming starts in a week, probably not far off).  But I'm not sure if I'll be updating THIS pic or do something entirely new- we'll have to see.  When I created the original version of this, there were only 10 Doctors- the composition's getting pretty crowded now! :D

 I'm honestly not a huge fan of the McGann "Dark Eyes" costume (it's not very elegant- which admittedly was kind of the point in the story), so it'll probably never turn up in one of these (but never say never).  His "Night of the Doctor" costume is a more likely bet though.
Reply
Add a Comment: