About this Story
|Title||The Fires of Pompeii|
|No. of Episodes||1|
|Broadcast Date||12th Apr 2008|
|The Doctor and Donna meet a Pyrovile in the|
heart of Versuvius
SynopsisAiming for Ancient Rome, the Doctor makes a slip up and lands in Pompeii, on Volcano Day. Surrounded by prophecies and soothsayers, the Doctor discovers a fiery race of aliens in the heart of the mountain where he has to make a painful choice: Pompeii or the world?
The Death Count
|Character||Time of Death||Description|
|Major Domo||24' 42"||Burned alive by Pyrovile|
|Pyrovile||25' 09"||Doused in water by Quintus|
|Lucius||38' 03"||Inside the volcano upon eruption|
Note: An unspecified number of Pyroviles were also in the volcano upon eruption.
Note: After the eruption, the destruction of Pompeii brought around 20,000 deaths, none of which are explicitly depicted on-screen
|The citizens of Pompeii attempt to flee|