20 November 1979
They hope that he will give them the scientific superiority to break the deadlock with their Movellan enemies.
Faced once more with the deadly and seemingly indestructible Daleks, The Doctor’s wits and strength are stretched to their very limits …
- The Dead City
- Underground Evil
- The Daleks
- The Movellans
- Slaves of the Daleks
- The Secret of the Daleks
- The Prisoner
- The Hostages
- The Bait
- Suicide Squad
DEVIATIONS FROM THE TELEVISED VERSION
- The novel maintains the original script idea to have all the action on Skaro take place at night, shrouded by darkness.
- During The Doctor’s escape from the Dalek command centre, the Daleks use hoverbouts to chase him.
- Tyssan tries to bully The Doctor and Romana into going with the prisoners to put Davros on trial.