The 84th issue of Doctor Who Magazine had a cover date of January 1984. This was the only issue of 1984 under the Doctor Who Monthly title. With the following issue it became The Official Doctor Who Magazine.
- Doctor Who: The Moderator (Part One)
DWM Archives (Retelling by episode, with no credits)
Interviews / Profiles
- Gallifrey Guardian
- Doctor Who Letters (Letters Page)
- `Doctor Who?' by Tim Quinn & Dicky Howett
- Matrix Data Bank
- Editor: Alan McKenzie
- Assistant Editor: Roger P. Birchall
- Production: Tim Hampson and Alison Gill
- Production Assistant: Jeanette M. Sweetland
- Distribution: Comag
- Financial Controller: Robert W. Sutherland
- Advertising: Sally Benson
- Publisher: Stan Lee
- Advisor: John Nathan-Turner
- Dalek movie special themed issue.
- 'The Dalek Movies' feature is an exclusive by Richard Hollis, a regular Starburst contributer and author of Titan Books' The World of Gerry Anderson. Special thanks are given in this article to Milton Subotsky and Felicity Bond of Thorn EMI for loan of the pictures.
- A Ship Called Sudden Death comic strip is reprinted from the (Doctor Who Summer Special 1982).
- No year was shown on this cover of this issue, which was priced at 60p (UK).
- The cover shows Peter Cushing as the Doctor from the Dalek movie.