|Doctor Who and the Power of Kroll|
|Based on:||The Power of Kroll|
|Main setting:||Third moon of Delta Magna|
|Publisher:||Target Books, W.H. Allen|
|Cover by:||Andrew Skilleter|
|Release number:||49 (given to later editions)|
|Release date:||26 May 1980|
|Format:||Hardcover and paperback editions; 14 Chapters, 128 Pages|
|Doctor Who and the Androids of Tara||Doctor Who and the Armageddon Factor|
Publisher's summary Edit
The huge, octopus-like Kroll lived deep in the swamps of the humid, steamy planet. To the native swamp-warriors, Kroll was an angry, mythical god. To the money-grabbing alien technicians, Kroll was a threat to a profit-making scheme.
In their search for another segment of the Key to Time, the Fourth Doctor and Romana have to face the suspicion of the Lagoon dwellers, the stupidity of the technicians and, finally the power of Kroll ...
Chapter titles Edit
- The Swamp
- The Gun-Runner
- The Sacrifice
- The Tunnel
- The Thing in the Lake
- The Attack
- The End of Harg
- The Storm
- Escape Through the Swamps
- The Rocket
- The Power of Kroll
Deviations from televised story Edit
- A prologue explores the Kroll's feeding cycle.
Writing and publishing notes Edit
- Then producer John Nathan-Turner expressed the view that he thought the cover artwork poor. The image of Tom Baker on the original edition is taken from his expression after defeating Kroll and obtaining the fifth segment of the Key to Time in the original story.
Additional cover images Edit
to be added
British publication history Edit
- W.H. Allen & Co. Ltd. UK