Which Doctor would you want to travel with?

Discussion in 'Doctor Who' started by SimpleLogic, Oct 3, 2012.

  1. SimpleLogic

    SimpleLogic Guest

    If somehow the TARDIS landed in your back yard which incarnation of the Doctor would you hope stepped out?
  2. Trubinator

    Trubinator Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Dec 22, 2004
    Chico, Calif.
    Matt Smith's incarnation!
  3. P0sitr0nic

    P0sitr0nic Vice Admiral Admiral

    Sep 23, 2001
    Jedi Council
    Smith or McCoy.
  4. OmahaStar

    OmahaStar Disrespectful of his betters Admiral

    May 15, 2002
    Does anyone really wonder which Doctor is my choice?
  5. Holdfast

    Holdfast Fleet Admiral Admiral

    Feb 19, 2000
    17 Cherry Tree Lane
    Davison or McCoy.

    McCoy because I liked the mystery his Doctor had, and Davison because you could be certain that he'd always have the perfect garnish handy for a Bloody Mary. Just the thing to pep you up before fighting Daleks.
  6. Mad Jack Wolfe

    Mad Jack Wolfe Captain Captain

    Nov 13, 2008
    Treasure Coast bound
    Tom Baker, Tennant, Davison, or Smith, in that order of preference.
  7. Tom

    Tom Vice Admiral Admiral

    Nov 10, 2003
    In your Mind!
    Mcgann cuz we hardly knew you! Or maybe a young first doctor!
  8. The Mirrorball Man

    The Mirrorball Man Vice Admiral Admiral

    Dec 18, 1999
    The fifth Doctor or the second. You know, those who appeared to care if their companions survived their adventures.
  9. Sindatur

    Sindatur The Gray Owl Wizard Premium Member

    Jan 2, 2011
    Sacramento, CA
    Hmmmm. considering how the Doctor was when Ian and Barbara first joined him, I'm not sure I'd want to travel with a Young First Doctor

    I agree with Davison and McCoy on initial instinct, but, McCoy was abusive to Ace and Davison was far more dangerous then he let on, IMHO

    But, anyways, considering it all, I think Davison, Romana II/Baker, or McGann (Not sure I can rank the order for that, though)
  10. sonak

    sonak Vice Admiral Admiral

    Jul 13, 2007
    in a figment of a mediocre mind's imagination
    good question.

    Second or Fifth. Both seemed to treat their companions well and genuinely care for them.
  11. Captain Dago

    Captain Dago Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Jul 5, 2004
    The Emerald City, aka The Promised Land
    Troughton. He brought 'em back alive. Oh, my giddy aunt! :)
  12. Cutter John

    Cutter John Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    McGann as well. He seemed like the easiest to get along with.

    Troughton seemed like the most fun, but good luck ever getting back home again.
  13. Mr. Adventure

    Mr. Adventure Admiral Admiral

    Jun 9, 2001
    Mr. Adventure
    I'd feel safest with the third Doctor but I think you'd see some cool shit with nine and ten.
  14. Saga

    Saga Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Sep 6, 2008
    i'm also gonna go with the Second or Fifth Doctor.
  15. Orac Zen

    Orac Zen Mischief Manager Super Moderator

    Mar 14, 2000
    Pertwee, Troughton, Davison or Smith.

    Though really, anyone except Tennant and McCoy would be fine with me.
  16. Pindar

    Pindar Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Apr 20, 2001
    NCC - 1031
    2 or 10, 2 if i have to pick one.

    The rest have a tendency to mistreat their companions or get them killed.
  17. Starkers

    Starkers Admiral Admiral

    Apr 22, 2001
    Behind Enemy Lines
    Two, Five or Eleven.

    Maybe Nine as well.

    I suspect I'd want to punch Ten if I travelled with him for any length of time. Similarly with Six. Seven I'd be too afraid that I was only being taken along as a pawn in some grand Machiavellian scheme. Eight, meh, Three would be too superior all the time and One...as has been said, I think the First Doctor, particularly a pre-Ian/Barbara Doctor, might be the most dangerous one of all.

    Four's the only one I'm not sure of, on the one hand he might be very cool, but on the other travelling with him might prove as annoying as travelling with Ten or Six.
  18. Worf2DS9

    Worf2DS9 Writer Rear Admiral

    Aug 15, 2001
    Canada, eh
    I like this idea as well. He's one of my faves and it would be fun to relax in that comfy console room between adventures. :)

    Of course, I wouldn't mind 11 either, especially if Amy happened to be travelling with him at the time. However, if any of the other Doctors turned up, I'd hardly complain. :)
  19. RoJoHen

    RoJoHen Awesome Premium Member

    Apr 14, 2000
    QC, IL, USA
    Can I have some guarantee first that I won't end up dead, trapped in an alternate universe, or permanently displaced in time before I sign up to go traveling with the Doctor?
  20. Sindatur

    Sindatur The Gray Owl Wizard Premium Member

    Jan 2, 2011
    Sacramento, CA
    NO, In fact, you need to sign a waiver to accept responsibility if any of those things should happen to you ;)