a real world point of view
|Mission of the Viyrans|
|Main enemy:||unnamed mutagenic virus|
|Main setting:||Grallista Social|
|Publisher:||Big Finish Productions|
|Post production:||Steve Foxon|
|Release date:||November 2007|
|Format:||1 individual episode on 1 CD|
|Big Finish Doctor Who audio stories|
|The Mind's Eye||The Girl Who Never Was|
Mission of the Viyrans was a one-part story released along with The Mind's Eye. Unlike other releases, this story is not connected to the story it is released with nor does it have the same cast as The Mind's Eye; this story does not feature Erimem played by Caroline Morris.
Publisher's summary Edit
Mission of the Viyrans (A One-Part Story)
The Doctor and Peri take a holiday on the planet Grallista Social, but soon discover they aren't the only time-travelling aliens in town.
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- The Doctor - Peter Davison
- Peri Brown - Nicola Bryant
- Lawrence - Peter Sowerbutts
- Chris - Philip Childs
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- Grallistan punch deserves its reputation for potency.
- The Viyrans attempt to wipe Peri's memories, failing three hundred thirty eight times to achieve "Memory Zero".
- Grallista Social is a party planet.
- The Viyrans come from a galaxy which has known only war for millennia.
- Mission of the Viyrans is only one episode long. The remaining three episodes on the two discs are part of The Mind's Eye.
- Big Finish made this story available for download on its own in 2009.
- This story takes place after AUDIO: The Bride of Peladon in spite of the fact that it was released earlier.
- Recorded on 25 and 27 July 2007 at The Moat Studios.
- Peri remembers her imaginary stepson Kyle (AUDIO: The Mind's Eye), Dracula (AUDIO: Son of the Dragon) and Erimem's departure (AUDIO: The Bride of Peladon).
- The nature of Virus 7001 and the Viyrans' "glass coffins" would later be explained in greater detail in AUDIO: Patient Zero, in which the Sixth Doctor returns to Grallista Social in the company of Charley Pollard.
- Official Mission of the Viyrans page at bigfinish.com
- Detailed synopsis of Mission of the Viyrans at the Doctor Who Reference Guide
- DisContinuity for Mission of the Viyrans at Tetrapyriarbus - The DisContinuity Guide