There’s a hangry little new creature on Doctor Who and Twitter is into it.
Dubbed a Pting, the small but fierce newcomer appeared on Sunday in “The Tsuranga Conundrum,” the fifth episode of Series 11, which stars Jodie Whittaker as the 13th Doctor.
Without spoiling too much, the Doctor and her crew found the creature somewhere in the galaxy, hanging out on a spaceship. It’s super cute, but is poisonous to touch, and though non-carnivorous, it will feed off any kind of non-organic material it can find.
The Pting’s rampant insatiability was something that struck a chord with some on Twitter. Read more…