All of Nottingham is at stake -- can impossible heroes really exist? How will The Doctor know who is real and who is fake?
Clara has always wanted to meet Robin Hood, and The Doctor aimed to prove to her that he didn't exist.
The Doctor and Robin Hood get into a very jolly pissing match over who is the more viable hero.
The Doctor learns that he's half right. Not everything in Nottingham is as it seems.
Robin Hood: Whatever it is, you bony rascal, I'm afraid I'm must relieve you of it.
The Doctor: It's my property. That's what it is.
Robin Hood: Don't you know all property is theft to Robin Hood?
The Doctor: You can't be serious.
Robin Hood: I am many things, sir, but I am never that. Robin Hood laughs in the face of all! Ah ha ha ha haaaa!
The Doctor: Do people ever punch you in the face when you do that?
Robin Hood: Not as yet!
The Doctor: Lucky I'm here then, isn't it?
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The Doctor: No castles, no damsels in distress, no such thing as Robin Hood! [arrow pierces the TARDIS]
Robin Hood: You called?!
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