Generally favorable reviews - based on 13 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 11 out of 13
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 13
  3. Negative: 2 out of 13
  1. It at times seems like a pornographic parody of "The X-Files."
  2. Torchwood is a world I wouldn’t mind seeing erased.
User Score

Generally favorable reviews- based on 91 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 34 out of 45
  2. Negative: 9 out of 45
  1. Aug 12, 2014
    Great series to start off with, hooked by episode 2. Series 3 was brilliant, but series 4 let it down and took 3 off my score. Series 1 had great characters, great story, and intriguing. Series 2 was, again, great. Sad death of Owen and Tosh, quite emotional to be fair. Series 4 was too long to say it was one story arch, it was also irrelevant to Torchwood, without aliens, it's not Torchwood Full Review »
  2. Dec 19, 2012
    Noioso, privo di una trama concreta, e in alcuni punti decisamente onirico. Peccato sarebbe potuto essere qualcosa di bello come lo spunto da dove è partito cioè il Doctor Who.
    Un po meglio dalla 3 stagione
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  3. Aug 13, 2012
    This review contains spoilers, click full review link to view. As a fan of Doctor Who, I went into this really wanting to like Torchwood and with an open mind that it would be very different despite being a spin-off. The most obvious change is that it Full Review »