Monday, on Twitter, the official Doctor Who account teased the return of one of the Doctor’s great villains. Yes, the Cyberman are back, but these are not your cutting edge versions, they are the original Mondasian Cybermen. Certainly, on the creepier side, you have to appreciate their retro horror. This version of the Cybermen is actually the original and appeared in William Hartnell’s final Doctor Who story, “The Tenth Planet,” back in 1966. They are scheduled to appear in will appear in Peter Capaldi’s final season episodes 11 and 12.
Doctor Who returns April 15th to the BBC and BBC America.
Doctor Who’s Official Twitter: “The original Mondasian Cybermen are back to terrorise the Doctor in eps 11 & 12 of the new series!”
— Doctor Who Official (@bbcdoctorwho) March 6, 2017