DVD Easter Eggs

Below is a Complete list of DVD Easter Eggs on Peter Davison Series Doctor Who DVD’s. The Guide will obviously updated when New DVD’s come along. Please bear in mind that this guide is in Story Order, not Release Order. Thanks to all of you who requested this.Easter Eggs for each Individual DVD can also be found on the Classic Series DVD Guide.This Classic Series DVD Easter Eggs is Copyright © to Tom Simpson and Time Vortex, any reproduction without prior consent of the Editor is Forbidden.

Castrovalva

Parade Float Clip

On the main menu, navigate to Audio Options and press left to highlight the Doctor Who logo. Press Enter/OK to be treated to a short clip of the Fifth Doctor on a float with assorted monsters at the Lord Mayor of London’s Parade on 1 January 1982.

The Visitation

Continuity Announcements

From the second page of the special features menu, highlight the first option and press the left arrow to highlight a hidden Doctor Who logo. Press select to access continuity announcements from the original BBC1 broadcast, including adverts for the Longleat and Blackpool exhibitions.

Black Orchid

BBC Idents & “Black Orchid” Cefax

Go to the second part of the special features menu, go down to Points of View and click left, a green doctor who logo should appear, click it to see some BBC Idents and Announcement for this story

Earthshock

Cyber-related comedy sketch

Navigate down to the special features option on the first menu and press select. Move down to the 40th Anniversary Celebration option and hit left to highlight a hidden Doctor Who logo. Hit select and you’ll get a comedy sketch featuring a clip of Earthshock that’s been over-dubbed!

Arc of Infinity

Davros Trailer

Type the number 1975 on one of the Special Features menus to view a Davros Box Set Trailer.

*** You may need to push the Key button on your DVD remote control for the Egg to work and you may also need to press Enter when you key in the numbers (Thanks to David French)

Snakedance

Christopher Bailey and Robert Shearman in Conversation

Go to audio options on the special features menu, choose Isolated Score (Making sure the words turn yellow)highlight the words again with controls so that they turn red, press left on the controls and the Doctor Who logo turns green. Press enter to play a 15 minute chat between the two writers.

Mawdryn Undead

TARDIS Information System

Go to the first Special Features page, navigate to Deleted and Extended Scenes and press left to highlight a hidden logo. Press Enter/OK to see a short presentation of interesting facts about the story.

Studio Floorplans

Go to the second page of Special Features, navigate down to Set Photo Gallery and press left to reveal a hidden logo. Press Enter/OK to see the studio floorplans for the story (these are also on the disc as a PDF).

Terminus

Studio Countdown Clocks

Got to the first page of Special Features. From Audio Options, press up to highlight a hidden logo. Press Enter/OK to see the countdown clocks from each of the four episodes.

TARDIS Information System

Go to the second Special Features page, navigate to Menu and press down to highlight a hidden logo. Press Enter/OK to see a short presentation of interesting facts about the story.

Enlightenment

TARDIS Information System

On Disc One, go to the first Special Features page, navigate to Single Write Female and press left to highlight a hidden logo. Press Enter/OK to see a short presentation of interesting facts related to the story.

The boob tube story

On Disc One, on the second Special Features page, go to Coming Soon and then press left. Press Enter/OK to see Peter Davison and Janet Fielding talk about a costume mishap the latter experienced.

Photo Gallery – Making the Guardian Trilogy DVD box set

On Disc Two, on the first page of Special Features, navigate to Finding Mark Strickson and press left. Press Enter/OK to see a gallery of photos.

The Five Doctors (25th Anniversary Edition)

Disc 1

New Series Commentary

Go to Audio Options in the Special Features menu, go down to Companions Commentary and click right on your remote, you should get a green doctor who logo, click it to hear a commantary by some of the New Series Team; David Tennant, Helen Raynor and Phil Collinson

Disc 2

BBC Video Release

Go to Nationwide on the DVD menu; hit left, a green logo should appear, click it and you get the clip of the BBC Logo being eaten by the Black Triangle as present on the original BBC Video release of the Special Edition.

Warriors of the Deep (Beneath the Surface Box Set)

Mat’s Models

On the Second Special Features menu, go down to “Science in Action”, click Left and a Green Doctor Who logo will appear, click it to see Matt Irivine discus the models used in the story.

Resurrection Of The Daleks

VT Countdown

On the first special features menu page, select “BBC Trailer” and press left to highlight a hidden “Doctor Who” logo. Select this and you’ll see an original VT countdown used before the programme.

Clean opening and closing titles

On the second special features menu page, select “Photo Gallery” and press left to highlight a hidden “Doctor Who” logo. Select this and you’ll get the 5th Doctor’s opening and closing title sequences without any story
captions/credits added.

Resurrection Of The Daleks: Special Edition

VT Countdown

Go to audio options on disc 1. Press enter on Feature Audio (mono) then press left to highlight a hidden Doctor Who logo. Select this and you’ll see an original VT countdown used before the programme.

Clean opening and closing titles

Go To Episode selection, again on disc 1 and highlight Part Two. Press right to reveal a hidden Doctor Who logo, and select this to play clean opening and closing titles for the fifth Doctor.

Planet of Fire

Countdown clock compilation

Highlight ‘The Flames of Sarn’ and press left to reveal a hidden Dr Who logo. Clicking on this gives you a short compilation of the countdown clocks for the story.

Planet of Fire Factoids

On the audio menu on disc one choose Isolated Score making sure that the words are highlighted, then press the right button on your remote and the DW logo should go green. Selecting this gives you a short piece on facts from the story.(Thanks to Oliver Dale.)

The Caves Of Androzani: Special Edition

Original opening

On Disc 1, go to episode selection and press left on Part 1. You can then play the original opening with the wobbly matte effect, repaired for the main feature.

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