This Forgotten ‘Doctor Who’ Spin-Off Is Actually Not That Bad

As Doctor Who heads into a bold and exciting new era that will likely see the Whoniverse expand beyond the flagship series, we have a lot to be excited about.

The franchise is no stranger to spinoffs, with shows Torchwood and The Sarah Jane Adventures proving to be almost as popular as Doctor Who, but there’s one show that we all forgot.

2016’s Class ran for one eight-episode run and was the only spinoff released during Peter Capaldi’s tenure as the Doctor.

It was also Who’s first spinoff since Torchwood and The Sarah Jane Adventures ended in late 2011.

Unlike its predecessors, when Class premiered on BBC Three it was met with mixed reviews from critics and an extremely unflattering viewership.

At a time when Doctor Who was slipping away from the public eye, and with the BBC having just made the controversial decision to move BBC Three exclusively online,…

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