With the Doctor Who Christmas special just around the corner, the BBC has released some new pictures to get us excited. 

It is going to be a bittersweet episode for all us whovians. While we get to fully welcome Peter Capaldi as the new Doctor, we will be saying goodbye to Matt Smith.

Here is the synopsis for "The Time of the Doctor"

Rescuing Clara from a family Christmas dinner, the Time Lord and his best friend must learn what this enigmatic signal means for his own fate and that of the universe.

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