Comic Book From 1980 Revealed Doctor Who's Real Name

The Doctor's real name (or lack thereof) has been used as a running joke since the early days of Doctor Who, and even though Steven Moffat recently claimed The Doctor's real name is Mildred we know this is simply not true. 

But what about this unpronounceable, and totally mathematical, name that appeared in a Doctor Who comic book from 1980, could this be The Doctor's true name?

Redditor swanzie shared this earth shattering info, but many weren't convinced since comic book adaptations of movies and TV shows tend to stray from the show's canon as conceived by the creators. Still, it would explain why he would rather simply be known as The Doctor...

-Via Boing Boing

Newest 3
Newest 3 Comments

If that's a calling card, which part is the name and which is/are the contact info? And is it read top to bottom, bottom to top, left to right, right to left, or something even crazier, like the odd numbered characters are the name and the evens are the contact info.
Abusive comment hidden. (Show it anyway.)
Or you can have a look at the Doctor's calling card in the serial Remembrance of the Daleks:
Abusive comment hidden. (Show it anyway.)
Commenting is closed.

We hope you like this article!
Please help us grow by sharing:

Get Updates In Your Inbox

Free weekly emails, plus get access
to subscriber-only prizes.

We won't share your email. You can cancel at any time.
Email This Post to a Friend
"Comic Book From 1980 Revealed Doctor Who's Real Name"

Separate multiple emails with a comma. Limit 5.


Success! Your email has been sent!

close window
neat stories? Like us on Facebook!
Close: I already like you guys!