The sonic screwdriver has long been the Doctor’s tool of choice, a multi purpose piece of kit that boasts countless uses within its sleek form. Although the device was briefly retired for the past season to make way for the Doctor’s sonic sunglasses, a new form of the screwdriver was unveiled in the season finale ‘Hell Bent’.
Half the fun of the sonic screwdriver is its adaptability to merchandising and now eager American and Canadian fans will be able to get their hands on the new toy of the Doctor’s new toy. Containing four light modes and four sound effects, the toy is available in America for $29.98 from BBC Shop US and Doctor Who Shop US and in Canada for $37.98 from BBC Shop Canada and Doctor Who Shop Canada. Plus for a limited time purchases of the new sonic will come with an exclusive pack of trading cards featuring the likes of the Twelfth Doctor (Peter Capaldi), Clara Oswald (Jenna Coleman) and Missy (Michelle Gomez)
Be it for yourself, a child Whovian or for completing that next convention ready cosplay the time is now to grab the latest incarnation of the renegade Time Lord’s trusty tool.