Growing bored, Missy and her own future self played a game where the future Missy attempted to cause a rebellion, to keep her occupied. He turned control over to Danny, who ordered the army into the sky to destroy themselves, dispersing the threatening rain clouds. (PROSE: A Brief History of Time Lords), Information from Missy Loves Ghostie needs to be added. (AUDIO: Lesser Evils), The Master was delighted and satisfied when Lord President Borusa addressed him as "one of the most evil and corrupt beings [the] Time Lord race [had] ever produced", but was surprised and outraged when his attempts to convince the Third Doctor of his sincerity was ridiculed and spurned. The two Masters then returned to the Cult's headquarters and killed all of the members. Although Missy and the Doctor seemed more like friends than any other Doctor/Master pairing, having Missy on the side of the Doctor (for the most part) gave Missy less to do. Although the Eighth Doctor mentioned that he could do the same as the Master, but only when he died, (TV: Doctor Who) other accounts stated that this ability to survive as a Deathworm Morphant was not inherent in Time Lords, but the product of the Master having purposefully ingested a Morphant in advance, already intending to then have his body destroyed by the Daleks so he could use the Morphant's form to find a new and better one. Affiliated with: However the Master’s motives have never been pure - frequently seeking alliances with aliens like the Daleks, the Nestene Consciousness and the Rani in an effort to … (AUDIO: Trail of the White Worm, The Oseidon Adventure) He was willing to be patient with his plans, waiting inside his TARDIS for years to slowly seduce Kassia. (TV: Deep Breath), Fashioning herself in Victorian-styled garb, Missy wore a wingtip collar blouse (TV: Deep Breath) with a cameo brooch made of Dark star alloy under her throat, (TV: The Witch's Familiar) along with a high-waisted skirt that cut to ankle length, and a croak lengthen jacket which puffed up at the shoulders and dark lapels, with a blouse shirt in ivory (TV: Deep Breath) or olive green. (PROSE: Omegamorphosis), Looking much older with greying hair, the Master captured the first seven incarnations of the Doctor and put them into a void called the Determinant. He is a member of the Time Lord race and is the childhood friend turned archenemy of the Doctor. (TV: The Eaters of Light) In fact, she had been rehabilitated enough that she would stand with him to fight the Cybermen. Six" - John Simm's rendition being the sixth on-screen version of the character. Under the supervision of Mr Cosmo, she was exiled to 19th Century London and forbidden from harming anyone or using anachronistic technology. The Master and Cole travelled to Stamford Bridge in the 1970s, where they located a Time Lord repository, and the Master revealed the reason he saved Cole's life and supported his attempt to save the people of the farming planet was to turn him into a paradox powering a paradox, with the resulting temporal energy collected in Cole to be used to power the Heavenly Paradigm. (AUDIO: Dust Breeding), After becoming John Smith, the Master did not hide his disfigurement and wore a suit instead. They abducted soldiers from wars spread across Earth's history, though they didn't go too far because of the risk of humans' technological knowledge, for simulated versions of the wars from which they came. Inside the Matrix, the Master showed the Doctor the history of Tecteun and her adopted daughter who underwent the first regeneration after falling from a cliff in a terrible accident, and was experimented upon for years to discover the secret of the power until Tecteun eventually gained the ability to regenerate and shared it with others of her race, who renamed themselves "Time Lords". Can regenerate after death and take over bodiesAmazing intelligenceTelepathic and hypnotic abilitiesAdvanced time and space travel related technologies - in possession of a deadly laser-screwdriverAble to jump very high and to shoot lightning out of his hands after his resurrection As punishment for "a silly prank gone wrong", the Superiors locked Koschei and a friend of his in the bathroom of a bar on an underlevel of the Tower. Under the guise of field trips with the children, she investigated places of old power, awakening a Sphinx and stealing an ancient genie from the British Museum. Portrayed by Michelle Gomez, Missy embodies the Doctor’s former best friend better than any other version by adding a much-needed layer of depth to the Time Lord. After gliding over the many realities throughout the Omniversal Spectrum for what he described as seeming like "centuries", the Master was resurrected into the body of a recently deceased vagrant on the streets of 2001 Brixton. CAPTION However, Chantho used the last of her strength to pull a laser gun on the Master while his back was turned, and shot him in the chest before she died. (TV: The Lie of the Land), Nardole later released Missy from the vault so that she could help him return the TARDIS to 1881 Mars after it unexpectedly departed and Nardole couldn't get it to return. Missy and the Lumiat went on a series of adventures together, during which Missy killed Bertram out of boredom. Sosostris' assistant revealed himself to be the Sixth Doctor. He gained access to his TARDIS in the confusion and escaped, (TV: The Deadly Assassin) having been able to convert the energy from the Eye of Harmony and partially heal himself. (PROSE: Dismemberment) Though she would admit that some retribution for her actions was justified, Missy still viewed the extremes of such action to be unfair towards her. Realising what had happened, the Master persuaded River to return him to Jaska Minor and retrieve his TARDIS in exchange for a chance to investigate the local ziqqurat. The Master ultimately became trapped in his own laboratory after the Doctor had rerouted its power to help Destination to rebuild. He spent his time taunting Smith and trying to get him to indulge in his violent impulses. A CIA agent implanted within the Master’s staff attempted to seize the creature, accidentally unleashing it in the process. This collection of five short stories and a novella explores the darkness in the Master’s hearts; their secrets and sinister ambitions revealed through brand new adventures and encounters. However, the Master revealed that he had locked the dimensional doorway, prompting him to abandon him to Arunzell. Unable to resolve matters, nor return the soldiers to their own times, the Doctor summoned the Time Lords for aid, while the War Lords uncovered the War Chief's plans and executed him, though he tried to talk his way around it, claiming those plans had been faked, but he wasn't believed. (TV: The Claws of Axos) Origin (TV: Logopolis), As the Fifth Doctor made his leave in the TARDIS, the Master reappeared and kidnapped Adric and held him in a hadron web to make him a part of his TARDIS. (PROSE: Freedom), At his trial, the government used the Master as a scapegoat for all the alien attacks which had recently occurred. However, the Master, declaring that he would never stand with the Doctor, shot Missy in the back with his laser screwdriver at full blast, claiming that he was mortally wounding her beyond the point of regeneration. The wave then spread across the universe, despite the efforts of a parallel Master to combat it by throwing the resources of the Time Lords and Daleks at it. After he repelled the invasion without resorting to killing Bill, the Doctor found that Missy had secretly grown remorseful for all her past murders. She exposed the “Saxon” Master’s plan and used the time scoop to scatter the different incarnations along the timeline of Kiameth, to see if any of them would find a chance of redemption by either stopping the wave or salvaging something from its aftermath. He was, however, unsurprised when she shot him, instead making a quip about it "always [being] the women". The Time Lords locked him away for this, and he hated them for it ever since. (PROSE: State of Change), Information from The Fellowship of Quan needs to be added, The Master materialised in the Matrix and observed the Sixth Doctor's trial on Space Station Zenobia, while examining the Matrix footage himself to see what was tampered with. (COMIC: The Man in the Ion Mask), In another escape attempt, the Master created a device that switched his mind with the Doctor's. (AUDIO: The Lumiat), After regenerating into a new incarnation, the new Master was a return to their dark ways, looking down on Missy for trying to better herself and spending so much time with the Doctor. She told River that she knew something about her future, but that she couldn't tell. While the identities of the Master's first regeneration cycle's incarnations are not named by this story, and the unique cases of the multiple Ainleys and of the "Tzun" regeneration are not addressed, it does account for most regenerations of the Master to have appeared in spin-off media at the time. (PROSE: The Dark Path, The Face of the Enemy), Whilst at the Academy, the Doctor and the Master travelled into Gallifrey's past in search of Valdemar. (WC: Listen to the voice of your Master!) His plans were thwarted by the Doctor and Adric when the Keeper of Traken summoned them, having sensed something of his machinations. In truth, this was all a ruse to get inside the Doctor's TARDIS and further extend his precarious existence. (COMIC: Doorway to Hell) When the Doctor moved in with Jess Collins' family in Brixton and brought the TARDIS into the back garden to repair itself, (COMIC: Moving In) the Master plotted to use the artron energy given off by the regenerating TARDIS that now lay in the bodies of the Collins family to create a portal to a time locked dimension he learnt about in the Dalek databanks. The Doctor burned the Master's body on a pyre, (TV: Last of the Time Lords) but, long after he had left, Miss Trefusis, one of the warders of Broadfell Prison, (TV: The End of Time) retrieved the Master's ring from his funeral pyre. Children: (PROSE: Timewyrm: Exodus). The Master (TV: Hell Bent) In 2013, Missy gave Clara the Doctor's phone number, claiming that it was a tech support line, leading Clara to meet the Eleventh Doctor. (PROSE: The Legacy of Gallifrey), On the day that the Doctor left Gallifrey, the Master was desperate to know where he went. (TV: The Mark of the Rani), The Master allied with his old Academy classmate, the Rani, in Killingworth against the Sixth Doctor and Peri Brown; the Master hoped to hasten the advancement of Earth's technology for his own nefarious reasons, while the Rani wanted the brain chemical that induced sleep in humans. After her vortex manipulator stalled mid-transit, he rescued River Song via the tractor beam he’d acquired. The Master used Adric's block transfer computations to create Castrovalva in the Andromeda Galaxy, where the Doctor would recover from his regeneration. After the Master passed through the Eye of Harmony, his essence was left wandering the Time Vortex. However, the students weren't ready and he took this opportunity to steal a TARDIS and flee Gallifrey as a renegade. Missy eventually helped the Monk escaped, however revealed she’d programmed his TARDIS to only operate with both of them aboard. (AUDIO: Masterplan), The Master unleashed his plans for humanity on Earth. Though the Time Lords managed to catch him, the Master escaped before his TARDIS "could be de-energised." (TV: Spyfall) The Master once voiced a belief that nothing could "calm all [his] rage", though the Doctor countered her belief that he was actually "scared of everything". However, the Master was less than pleased to learn that Ashad intended to turn the Cybermen into a fully-autonomous race, and offered Ashad another solution to becoming the dominant race in the universe. Three incarnations eventually joined the “Saxon” Master in working against her, so she had them killed. Using her power, she filled the universe with too many alternate timelines, leading the Chronovores to feast upon them, eventually leading to the end of the universe. (PROSE: Prime Time), No longer affected by the Cheetah virus, and wanting to find a way to survive beyond his final regeneration, the Master tried to steal the body of a mouse-turned-boy named Callum, but his plan was foiled by the Doctor. The Master then escaped in his TARDIS. (TV: Colony in Space), While he thought killing to be a sign of poor preparation and unprofessionalism, (PROSE: The Dark Path) the "UNIT enemy" Master would casually murder those whom he could not control, (TV: Terror of the Autons) or who were standing in the way of an item he required. (PROSE: Doctor Who and the Time War), Though he was able to write out most of his involvement in the Last Great Time War, (COMIC: The Judas Goatee) the Master fought in the battle over Keetol and helped the Time Lords make one of their first victories. The Doctor then used the cage to restore the universe, leaving it practically unchanged by its regeneration, apart from erasing the Masters' memories of the events and sending them back to their proper points in history. Unfortunately, this resulted in the Doctor’s former ‘crush’ (his words) coming face-to-face with an earlier incarnation of The Master, last seen alongside the Tenth Doctor. Encountering the Eighth Doctor in London, the Doctor managed to defeat the Master by reopening the link to the Eminence located in his mind, teaching it how to pilot a TARDIS. (TV: Last of the Time Lords) He also used the Immortality Gate to turn the human race into duplicates of himself, which he dubbed the "Master Race", and also threatened to do the same to the Time Lords, even asserting that Rassilon "[would] [look] better as [him]." The Master, who like the Doctor has been played by a wide array of actors over the show’s lengthy run, is back to wreak havoc once again – this time played by Sacha Dhawan. (TV: Logopolis), After the Master used the power of the Source to steal Tremas's body, the Trakenite's body was also rejuvenated, with his grey hair becoming a dark brown, and his white bushy beard turning into a black goatee beard. Vowed to be your Santa Claus ), the Master aged the Doctor vs the Master 's by! 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