The back cover features a full-page colour publicity shot of the Eighth Doctor holding a candle outside the TARDIS, a photograph used on the cover of both Doctor Who script and novelisation books published by the BBC.
Competitions: To win Doctor Who goodies including 20x Videos, 20x Novelisations, 10x Watches and 25x Cakes by answering basic questions, the answers of which can be found somewhere in the magazine!)
This special was a one-off tie-in to the launch of the Doctor Who Movie. As a stand alone Special it had none of the characteristics of previous Marvel Comics releases.
Priced at £1.99 (UK), and aimed a much younger readership than the regular Doctor Who Magazine, it was aimed at new as well as regular viewers of the series. It was a staple bound full-colour, heavy paper quality title featuring the new Doctor Who logo on the cover.