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The Gift
Series: Doctor Who -
Sixth Doctor comic strip stories
Doctor: Sixth Doctor
Companions: Frobisher, Peri
Author: Jamie Delano
Editor: Sheila Cranna
Artist: John Ridgway (pencils)
Tim Perkins (inks)
Lettering: Richard Starkings
Published In: Doctor Who Magazine 123-126
Publication: April - July 1987
Publisher: Marvel Comics
Format: Comic - 4 parts
Previous Story: Profits of Doom
Following Story: The World Shapers
For The Sarah Jane Adventures episode see: The Gift (The Sarah Jane Adventures).



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  • Reprinted in The World Shapers (graphic novel)


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External Links

  • Doctor Who Reference Guide - Detailed Synopsis - The Gift
view edit < Late Sixth Doctor comics in Doctor Who Magazine
issues 108 109 110 111, 112, 113 114, 115, 116 117 118, 119 120, 121, 122 123, 124, 125, 126 127, 128, 129
Stories Exodus Revelation Genesis! Nature of the Beast Time Bomb Salad Daze Changes Profits of Doom The Gift The World Shapers
Companion(s) Frobisher & Peri Frobisher, Peri & Jamie

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Up to date as of February 02, 2010

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For the TNG comic, see: The Gift (comic).
The Gift
Series: Voyager
Story by: Kenneth Biller, Jack Klein, Karen Klein, Scott Nimerfro & James Thornton
Teleplay by: Joe Menosky
Directed by: Anson Williams
Production information
Episode no.: 4x02
Production no.: 170
First aired: 10 September 1997
Date: 2374
Stardate 51008











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ST Expanded

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"The Gift" is a story archived at, Trek BBS and more recently Memory Gamma and includes some mirror universe characters. A prequel, "The Final Days" (archived at FFnet), is set in the MU. "The Gift" takes place primarily in the Federation universe, but there's a visit to the MU.



Beverly and Wesley Crusher learn about their mirror universe counterparts.

Other characters


Takes place after Star Trek Nemesis.

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"The Gift" at Trek BBS

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Up to date as of February 05, 2010

From Teletraan I: The Transformers Wiki

Come with me if you want to BWAH.

On Christmas Eve, Jetfire struggles with his place amongst his peers.

Generation One (Marvel UK) > Issue # 93
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Marvel UK issue #93

Writer: James Hill
Pencils: Martin Griffiths
Inks: Tim Perkins
Lettering: Robin Riggs
Colours: Steve White
Editor: Ian Rimmer


Buster Witwicky is spending the Christmas holidays studying for a test on the American War of Independence when he is disturbed first by a news report on recent Transformer activity at a Blackrock facility in Portland then by the appearance of Jetfire at his window.

Jetfire wants to discuss his recent contrasting behaviour. The Autobots learned that the Decepticons had taken over a NASA facility and Jetfire was assigned as back-up to Prowl and Trailbreaker. He arrived to find them locked in combat with Dirge and Kickback while Soundwave transmitted a message to the Decepticons on Cybertron. Ignoring Prowl's orders to stop Soundwave, he instead tried to help his comrades but the Decepticons easily evaded his attack and fled, possibly having completed the transmission.

Jetfire explains that he was also present at the incident in Portland - he and Jazz were supervising a shipment when they were ambushed by Thrust and Bombshell. The Autobots were quickly overcome and Blackrock realised that a fire started during the battle was in danger of starting a chain reaction and filling the atmosphere with toxic chemicals that would kill thousands. Hearing this, Jetfire easily defeated the Decepticons and put out the fire with the contents of a water tank.

Jetfire feels that he reacts better when humans are in danger than when fellow Autobots are, because he was created on Earth, and thinks he would betray his comrades to help them. Buster tells him that Optimus Prime values his outlook on life and he should be proud of it, saying the words are his Christmas gift to him.


  • Buster says that Jetfire is the first of a generation of Terran Transformers, when in fact the Constructicons were activated before him.
  • In the first panel featuring him, Jazz appears to be missing the Autobot symbol from his chest.

Items of note

  • The media still believe Robot Master is responsible for the Transformers.
  • There are many references to past stories including Buster's part in Jetfire's creation ("Brainstorm"), the Autobots' deal with Blackrock ("DIS-Integrated Circuits"), the creation of the Stunticons ("Heavy Traffic") and Jetfire and Jazz's recent experiences with Galvatron ("Target 2006"). Prowl also makes an oblique reference to Trailbreaker being injured in that story, noting he is now up and about.
  • Although Galvatron appears on the cover, he plays no part in the story. (Although he would keep his promise to return eight issues later in "Fallen Angel".)


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