It’s probably fair to say that the new season of Doctor Who
hasn’t had the smoothest of starts, with the BBC
show losing almost a million viewers since its recent premiere. While showrunner Chris Chibnall
has revealed he doesn’t care about reviews, and avoids social media, it does seem that the series needs a bit of a jumpstart after the opening two-parter and last week’s “Orphan 55.” One thing that fans do appear to be happy about, though, is the scare factor of the monsters introduced in the latter episode.
As evidenced below, Doctor Who
viewers found the vicious Dregs in “Orphan 55” to be a terrifying addition to the canon of creatures in the series. Praise on social media included:
Ok so the story felt a little messy in places, but what I can give the episode credit for is the Dregs have got to be one