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Welcome back to The Weekly Rapture, our fortnightly pop culture news and reviews podcast!

Big News

This week we chat about Star Wars trolls, the His Dark Materials casting for the upcoming BBC adaptation, and Chloe Dykstra's abuse story that has been connected to Chris Hardwick. 

Screentime - E3 2018

This week we talk for a long long time about this year's E3, the big yearly video games expo in California. We go through our general thought on the expo, and each of the big presentations and what we liked (or didn't like!). Here are the links to the presentations and the specific games we spend time talking about!

EA: Anthem (gameplay), Sea of Solitude, Unravel Two

Square Enix: Final Fantasy XIV x Monster Hunter World, Babylon's Fall, Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Ubisoft: Beyond Good and Evil 2, Skull & Bones (gameplay), Transference, Mario+Rabbids Kingdom Battle: Donkey Kong Adventure,  Assassin's Creed Odyssey (gameplay), Starlink: Battle for Atlas

Bethesda: Wolfenstein: Youngblood, Doom Eternal, Skyrim Very Special EditionFallout 76, The Elder Scrolls VI, Starfield

Nintendo: Fire Emblem Three HousesSuper Smash Bros Ultimate

Xbox: Halo Infinite, Metro ExodusWe Happy Few, Devil May Cry 5, Jump ForceGears 5Cyberpunk 2077, Sekiro, Tunic

Playstation: The Last of Us Part II, Ghost of Tsushima, Resident Evil 2 remakeSpider-Man, Death Stranding

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge/Atlanta on FOX/Destiny 2 Expansion II Warmind on PS4
Kii206 Bones by Kathy Reichs/Queer Eye on Netflix/The Darkside Detective on Steam

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Welcome back to The Weekly Rapture, our fortnightly pop culture news and reviews podcast!

Big News

This week we chat about the Fallout 76 teaser, Pokémon Quest, and Pokémon Lets Go Pikachu and Lets Go Eevee, the makers of Player Unknown Battlegrounds suing Fortnite, Boba Fett: A Star Wars Story and The Expanse continuing on Amazon.

Screentime - Solo: A Star Wars Story

This week we talk about the new stand-alone Star Wars film focused on the origins of Han Solo, its perceived trouble at the box office and what we thought about it! We chat for a while before going into spoilers a little, but if you're worried about them then skip 53:41-64:38!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson and Men Without Women by Haruki Murakami/Westworld Season 2 on Sky/God of War on PS4
Ian -  The Great Hunt (The Wheel of Time Book 2) by Robert Jordan/Lost in Space and Doomsday Preppers on Netflix/The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on Nintendo Switch

Check out any of those through those Amazon links and we get a kick back! Or you can go through here.

You can as always get in touch through Facebook or on Twitter @lost_lighthouse, email us at thelostlighthouse@live.co.uk or sound off in the 'leave a reply' box at the bottom of the podcast page on the website.

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Welcome back to The Weekly Rapture, our fortnightly pop culture news and reviews podcast!

Big News

This week we chat about the Monster Hunter film announcements and some of the US TV cancellations.

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam Witches Abroad by Terry Pratchett and Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism and Progress by Steven Pinker/Parks and Recreation again/Super Mario Odyssey on Nintendo Switch
Ian - The Eye of the World (The Wheel of Time Book 1) by Robert Jordan/Dungeons and Dragons 2: Wrath of the Dragon God and a load of Bigfoot documentaries/God of War on PS4 and Fortnite

Check out any of those through those Amazon links and we get a kick back! Or you can go through here.

You can as always get in touch through Facebook or on Twitter @lost_lighthouse, email us at thelostlighthouse@live.co.uk or sound off in the 'leave a reply' box at the bottom of the podcast page on the website.

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Welcome back to The Weekly Rapture, our fortnightly pop culture news and reviews podcast!

Big News

This week we chat about trailers for SoloAnt Man and The Wasp, The Meg and Venom James Cameron, and the success of Avengers Infinity War (and the apparent fallacy of superhero fatigue).

Screentime - Avengers Infinity War

In Screentime this week we review the latest Marvel film. We do go heavily into spoilers, so if you haven't seen it yet, skip 56:35-77:19!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead/Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Season 2 on Netflix/The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild on Nintendo Switch
Ian - Strange Labyrinth by Will Ashon/Westworld Season 1/God of War and Far Cry 5 on PS4

Check out any of those through those Amazon links and we get a kick back! Or you can go through here.

You can as always get in touch through Facebook or on Twitter @lost_lighthouse, email us at thelostlighthouse@live.co.uk or sound off in the 'leave a reply' box at the bottom of the podcast page on the website.

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Welcome back to The Weekly Rapture, our fortnightly pop culture news and reviews podcast!

Big News

This week we chat about the trailers for Cargo, Nightflyers and The Rain, Guillermo del Toro's upcoming imprint at Fox Searchlight, and the Destiny 2 go fast patch.

Screentime - Pacific Rim Uprising

In Screentime this week we review the new giant robots vs giant monsters film Pacific Rim Uprising! If you care about spoilers, we go a little in to them from 42:00-51:05.

 

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - Constellation Games by Leonard Richardson/Star Wars: The Clone Wars (again)/The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild on Nintendo Switch
Ian - Earthsea Quartet by Ursula Le Guin and The Sellswords Trilogy by R.A. Salvatore/Game Over Man and Bigfoot Country on Netflix/Icewind Dale on iOS

Check out any of those through those Amazon links and we get a kick back! Or you can go through here.

You can as always get in touch through Facebook or on Twitter @lost_lighthouse, email us at thelostlighthouse@live.co.uk or sound off in the 'leave a reply' box at the bottom of the podcast page on the website.

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Welcome back to The Weekly Rapture, our fortnightly pop culture news and reviews podcast!

Big News

This week we chat about the new Avengers Infinity War trailer, the success of Black Panther, and the lack of success of Justice League.

Screentime 1 - Jessica Jones Season 2

In part 1 of Screentime this week, Adam reviews Jessica Jones Season 2, the new Marvel Netflix series, with Rose. Pretty major spoilers from 39:45 to 51:40, so skip then if you haven't seen it yet!

Screentime 2 - Annihilation

In part 2, Ian and Adam review Alex Garland's Annihilation, the adaptation of the Jeff VanderMeer book with an extremely weird distribution. Not much in the way of spoilers, but if you are worried we speak about the film from 52:30 to 65:30.

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers/Jessica Jones Season 2/Batman: A Telltale Series on PS4
Ian - SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome by Mary Beard/Nothing apparently/Player Unknown Battlegrounds on iOS

Check out any of those through those Amazon links and we get a kick back! Or you can go through here.

You can as always get in touch through Facebook or on Twitter @lost_lighthouse, email us at thelostlighthouse@live.co.uk or sound off in the 'leave a reply' box at the bottom of the podcast page on the website.

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Welcome back to The Weekly Rapture, our fortnightly pop culture news and reviews podcast!

Big News

This week we chat about all the The Incredibles 2 trailer, Legion Season 2, the Lost in Space Netflix reboot series, the Burnout Paradise remaster, the madness of Metal Gear Survive, the new Avengers lineup and the upcoming Amazon adaptation of Iain M. Banks' Culture series.

Screentime - Black Panther

This week we review Ryan Coogler's Black Panther, the latest film in the MCU! We try to go light on spoilers, but if you are worried, skip 41:00-54:05.

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam The Stone Sky by N.K. Jemisin/Agents of SHIELD Season 3/Basically no video games again
Ian - Vorrh by Brian Catling/Altered Carbon on Netflix/Bayonetta 1 and 2 on Nintendo Switch

Check out any of those through those Amazon links and we get a kick back! Or you can go through here.

You can as always get in touch through Facebook or on Twitter @lost_lighthouse, email us at thelostlighthouse@live.co.uk or sound off in the 'leave a reply' box at the bottom of the podcast page on the website.

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Welcome back to The Weekly Rapture, our fortnightly pop culture news and reviews podcast!

Big News

This week we chat about Nintendo Labo, the genre recognition in this year's Oscar nominations, the early success for Marvel's Black Panther movie and rumours of a Duke Nukem film.

Screentime - Bright

This week we review Bright. There might be spoilers but at this point we don't care because Bright is a bad film.

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemmingway, The Wandering Earth by Cixin Liu and The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet by Becky Chambers/Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency Season 2 on Netflix/The Evil Within 2 on PS4
Ian - Starless Night (The Legend of Drizzt, Book VIII) by R.A. Salvatore/The End of the F***ing World on Netflix/Superhot on PS4

Check out any of those through those Amazon links and we get a kick back! Or you can go through here.

You can as always get in touch through Facebook or on Twitter @lost_lighthouse, email us at thelostlighthouse@live.co.uk or sound off in the 'leave a reply' box at the bottom of the podcast page on the website.

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Welcome back to The Weekly Rapture, our fortnightly pop culture news and reviews podcast!

Big News

This week we chat about Disney making some questionable choices on their live-action Aladdin remake, the Switch being the fasting selling console ever in the US, the Slender Man movie trailer and Ian teaches Adam what 'Swatting' is.

Top 3s of 2017

This week we talk about our top 3 video games, TV shows and movies of 2017! What were yours? Let us know!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. LeGuin and The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet by Becky Chambers/Black Mirror Season 4 on Netflix/The Evil Within 2 on PS4
Ian - The Obelisk Gate by N.K. Jemisin and Civilwarland in Bad Decline by George Saunders/Arrested Development on Netflix/Overcooked on Nintendo Switch

Check out any of those through those Amazon links and we get a kick back! Or you can go through here.

You can as always get in touch through Facebook or on Twitter @lost_lighthouse, email us at thelostlighthouse@live.co.uk or sound off in the 'leave a reply' box at the bottom of the podcast page on the website.

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Welcome back to The Weekly Rapture, our fortnightly pop culture news and reviews podcast!

Big News

This week we chat about the Mortal Engines, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, AnnihilationAlita Battle Angel and Death Stranding trailers, talk more about Disney buying Fox, and Bungie rolling back on gating content away from people that don't fork out for the Destiny 2 expansion.

Screentime - Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi

We review the new Star Wars film. We go fully in to spoilers, so if you haven't seen it yet skip from 58:45-1:21:45.

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami/Twin Peaks: The Return on Sky Atlantic/Star Wars Battlefront II on PS4
Ian - Homeland (Legend of Drizzt) by R.A. Salvatore/Arrested Development on Netflix/Overcooked on Nintendo Switch

Check out any of those through those Amazon links and we get a kick back! Or you can go through here.

You can as always get in touch through Facebook or on Twitter @lost_lighthouse, email us at thelostlighthouse@live.co.uk or sound off in the 'leave a reply' box at the bottom of the podcast page on the website.

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