(formerly BBC Worldwide) have announced
that it will be hosting a special Doctor Who
experience at South Africa's first Comic Con
to tie in with the next series due to air in the country later this year.
The event is taking place in Johannesburg between 14th and 16th September, and will feature VR experiences, video games, trivia and fan giveaways, plus a special showing of Peter Capaldi's finale and the arrival of a new Doctor!
The series itself will be shown in South Africa as a Showmax
exclusive, and has been described as:
Bigger and bolder than ever, Series 11 marks the arrival of the Thirteenth Doctor – a super-smart explorer of the universe, alongside a team of new friends and delightful characters. The new series heralds a brand-new era for Doctor Who with a world-class team at the helm. The show will be full of action and adventure, humour and heart – an unmissable high-end drama everyone will enjoy.
BBC Studios can be found at Stand B113
in the Exhibition Hall.