The Horns of Nimon
|Story Code: 5L / Season 17||UK Airdate: 22 Dec 1979 to 12 Jan 1980||Doctor: Tom Baker|
|First airings by location||UK Terrestrial and Satellite Repeats||Previous Story / Next Story|
This story aired in the following known countries. They are listed in chronological order according to known airdate. If no month is noted, the actual airdate is not confirmed, and is a close approximate. (Refer also to Selling Doctor Who for expanded airdates.)
|United Arab Emirates||Dec 80?||PAL|
|New Zealand||Feb 81||PAL|
|United States||from May 81||NTSC|
|Saudi Arabia||mid 86?||PAL|
- The story was reissued in the early 1990s, during the final WAVE of sales.
US TV Guide descriptions
Title: The Horns of Nimon
- Part 1: With the Tardis in for repairs, Dr. Who and Romana get pulled into a gravity whirlpool.
- Part 2: Romana is trapped aboard a ship full of human sacrifices.
- Part 3: The Nimon is bull-headed in his resolve to hold onto Romana.
- Part 4: Armed with the truth about the Nimons, Romana and Dr. Who attempt to thwart the master plan.
- Compilation: The Doctor and Romana encounter a spaceship carrying human sacrifices to the Minotaur-like Nimon.