If like a lot of people, you only really started paying attention to Doctor Who when it was relaunched on the BBC in 2005, you’re probably confused by the 48 years of history, companions, and other guys playing The Doctor which came before it. It’s a lot to sort through, but we’re here to help.
The following infographic takes you through all 48 years of Doctor Who history, from the first Doctor to the eleventh. You’ll see the route of all the companions traced, explained, and laid out for you in a way that makes total sense. And yes, there will be Daleks.