The Barron Planet
Doctor: First Doctor
Companion(s): Malcolm Jennings
Main Enemy: Cybermen
Main Setting: Femix, 2013
Release Details
Story Number: 4a
Series: 1
Premiere Broadcast: 8th June 2013
Format: 1x45 minute episode
Production Code: 1.4
Shadows of Edinburgh Castle Invasion of the Cybermen

The Barron Planet was the fourth episode of the first series. It was also the first episode to end on a cliffhanger, which would continue in Invasion of the Cybermen.

It was also the debut of the Cybermen.


The TARDIS lands on a deserted planet, only to discover a plot to ressurect an old relic.


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  • The First Doctor - Mark Hamill
  • Malcolm Jennings - Ewan McGregor
  • Cyber Commander - Anthony Bankes
  • Cybermen - Hans Hands, Bob Smith, Owen Leadson, Conrad Jenkins
  • Voice of the Cybermen - Nicholas Briggs


  • The Cyber Commander has been hibernating for over two centuries.
  • The Doctor finds his sonic screwdriver in this episode aboard the Cyber-ship.


  • This is the first episode to end on a cliffhanger, and to be part of a two part story.
  • This is the first episode to feature enemies from the original Doctor Who.