|Edition: || UK|
|When: ||August 1993|
|Format: ||1 x VHS|
"The spirit of Agador [sic] has risen again. The ancient curse of Peladon will be fulfilled!"
On its way back to Earth, the TARDIS crash lands on Peladon where strange and violent incidents are threatening to disrupt a conference between visiting delegates from the Galactic Federation and Peladon's King. Is this the feared curse of Peladon and will it force a Galactic war?
Having assumed the guise of Earth delegates, the Doctor and his assistant Jo attempt to diffuse the political timebomb and to uncover the true identity of the beast of Peladon — which they suspect is something far more sinister than a mere paranormal apparition...
Originally transmitted from 29 January - 19 February 1972, this four part adventure starring Jon Pertwee is a welcome addition to the Doctor Who collection on BBC Video in the programme's 30th Anniversary year.