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November 9, 2020  

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

Big News

This week we briefly chat about the delay of Cyberpunk 2077, and that is pretty much all.

Screentime - Hubie Halloween

This week we reviewed Hubie Halloween for some reason, the fairly new film from Adam Sandler on Netflix.

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam - The Ghost Tree by Christina Henry, White is For Witching by Helen Oyeyemi, and The Dragon Republic (The Poppy War #2) by R.F. Kuang/The Haunting of Bly Manor on Netflix and The Mandalorian Season 2 on Disney+/Marvel’s Avengers on PS4 and Hades on Nintendo Switch

Ian - A Closed and Common Orbit (Wayfarers #2) by Becky Chambers, and Widow's Welcome by D.K. Fields/The Mandalorian Season 2 on Disney+ and The Boys on Amazon Prime/Hades and Super Mario Bros U on Nintendo Switch

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October 24, 2020  

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

Big News

This week we chat about the return of Dexter, the cancellation of everything at Netflix and the end of cinema, and the trailers for Monster Hunter, Jiu Jutsu, and The Watch.

Screentime - Bloodshot

This week we reviewed Bloodshot, the Valiant comics adaptation starring Vin Diesel!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam - Words of Radiance (The Stormlight Archive #2) by Brandon Sanderson, Carpe Jugulum (Discworld #23) by Terry Pratchett, and We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson/The Haunting of Bly Manor and Enola Holmes on Netflix/Marvel’s Avengers on PS4 and Hades on Nintendo Switch

Ian - Ogadinma: Or, Everything Will Be All Right by Ukamaka Olisakwe, The Last Continent (Discworld #22) by Terry Pratchett, The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet (Wayfarers #1) by Becky Chambers, and Ashes of the Sun (Burningblade and Silvereye #1) by Django Wexler/Watched nothing/Baldur's Gate III Early Access on PC

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 Dune and The Mandalorian Season 2, and the Playstation 5 event.

No Screentime this week!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam - Authority by Jeff Vandermeer, and The Black Tides of Heaven by Jy Yang/Man in the High Castle on Amazon Prime, Hellsing Ultimate and Rick and Morty Season 4 on Netflix/Marvel’s Avengers

Ian - Fires of Heaven (Wheel of Time #5) by Robert Jordan, Mexican Gothic - Silvia Moreno-Garcia, This is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone, Harrow the Ninth (Locked Tomb #2) by Tamsyn Muir, Wolf of Wessex by Matthew Harffy, and Black Stone Heart by Michael R. Fletcher/Vikings on Amazon Prime/Bastion and A Short Hike on Nintendo Switch 

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 Netflix cancellations, trailers from DC FanDome including The Batman, Justice League Snyder Cut, Suicide Squad and Black Adam, and the Suicide Squad and Gotham Knights. There is quite a lot of background noise this week, sorry about that! 

Screentime - Project Power

This week Ian reviews the new Netlfix film Project Power! Adam did not have time to watch it.

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam - The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang and DIE by Kieron Gillen and Stephanie Hans/Lovecraft Country on Sky/The Avengers beta on PS4

Ian - The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang, Redemption's Blade by Adrian Tchaikovsky, Upright Women Wanted by Sarah Gailey/Lord of the Rings Extended Edition/Pillars of Eternity on PS4 and Animal Crossing on Nintendo Switch

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

We recorded this episode a week or so ago, but we chat about the mess of the Hugo Awards 2020, the upcoming DC FanDome, the Xbox showcase, and Mulan coming to Disney+.

No Screentime this week!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam - Gideon the Ninth (Locked Tomb #1) by Tamysn Muir and The Kingdom of Gods (Inheritance #3) by N.K.Jemisin, and Dark Knights: Death Metal by Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo (DC Comics)/The Umbrella Academy Season 2 and Avatar the Last Airbender on Netflix, and The Runaways on Disney+/The Last of Us Part II on Playstation 4 and Carrion on Nintendo Switch

Ian - Cage of Souls by Adrian Tchaikovsky, Relentless by R.A. Salvatore, The Shadow Rising (Wheel of Time 4) by Robert Jordan, and Boy Parts by Eliza Clark/Sahara with Michael Palin, and Crossfit documentaries for some reason/Pillars of Eternity on PC

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

We chat about The Bad Batch series announcement on Disney+ and rumours of a Lando series, and more film and TV show delays. Also Ian has some news too!

Screentime - The Old Guard

We review the Netflix adaptation of The Old Guard, a new action film starring Charlize Theron. We go a bit into spoilers, so if you haven't seen it, skip 46:50 to 55:40!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam - The Mad Ship (Liveship Traders #2) by Robin Hobb, One Piece Volume 84 by Eiichiro Oda/Angel Season 1, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 5, The Simpsons Seasons 1-13. Spaced/The Last of Us Part II on Playstation 4

Ian - Rubicon: The Triumph and Tragedy of the Roman Republic by Tom Holland, The Shadow Rising (Wheel of Time #4) by Robert Jordan, Rosewater: Redemption (Wormwood #3) by Tade Thompson Light by M. John Harrison/Community and Avatar the Last Airbender/Animal Crossing: New Horizons on Nintendo Switch, and Total Tank Simulator and EVE Online on PC

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!

No Big News or Screentime this week!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam - A Crown of Swords (The Wheel of Time Book 7) by Robert Jordan, and Children of Ruin (Children of Time 2) by Adrian Tchaikovsky/Sorry to Bother You on Sky Movies/The Last of Us Part II on Playstation 4

Ian - Liquid Crystal Nightingale by Eeleen Lee, and the Best of British Fantasy 2019 collection, and Rubicon: The Triumph and Tragedy of the Roman Republic by Tom Holland (not that Tom Holland)/Nothing/Townscaper on Steam, and Animal Crossing: New Horizons on Nintendo Switch

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 Playstation 5 reveal and the teasers for Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Horizon Forbidden West, and Resident Evil VIII, the announcements from the recent Pokémon Presents streams (including New Pokémon Snap!), the Margot Robbie-led Pirates of the Caribbean film, Star Wars Squadrons 

Screentime - Midsommar

This week we review the 2019 film Midsommar. Well, Ian does. Adam ran out of time to watch a film from last year apparently.

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam - Rosewater by Tade Thompson, The Last Continent (Discworld 22) by Terry Pratchett, and A Crown of Swords (The Wheel of Time Book 7) by Robert Jordan/What We Do in the Shadows on BBC iPlayer/The Last of Us Part II on Playstation 4, and the Pokémon Sword/Shield Isle of Armor DLC

Ian - Cage of Souls by Adrian Tchaikovsky, Liquid Crystal Nightingale by Eeleen Lee, and Devolution by Max Brooks/Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga on Netflix/Call of Duty: Warzone on PS4 and Animal Crossing: New Horizons on Nintendo Switch

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 Destiny 2: Beyond Light, The Elder Scrolls Online: Greymoor, Bill & Ted Face the Music and Tenet, and DC Comics cutting ties with Diamond distribution. We recorded before the PS5 event, so don't talk about any of that cool stuff!

No Screentime this week!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - Under the Udala Trees by Chinelo Okparanta and Rosewater by Tade Thompson/the Crisis on Infinite Earths crossover on the CW DC shows/Final Fantasy VII Remake on Playstation 4

Ian - The Two Towers by J.R.R. Tolkien and A Memory Called Empire by Arkady Martine/Le Bureau des légendes on Youtube/Doom Eternal and Call of Duty: Warzone on PS4 and Animal Crossing: New Horizons on Nintendo Switch

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 trailer for The Old Guard, the upcoming release of the Synder Cut of Justice League, and and Ruby Rose's exit as Batwoman.

Screentime - Snowpiercer (TV series)

This week we review the first episode of the Snowpiercer TV show on Netflix. How does it compare to the film?

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - The Way of Kings (The Stormlight Archive Book 1) by Brandon Sanderson, and The Haunting of Tram Car 015 by P. Djèli Clark/Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 6, and Gravity Falls again/Final Fantasy VII Remake on Playstation 4

Ian - The Player of Games by Iain M. Banks, and Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier/Avatar: The Last Airbender (in French)/Call of Duty: Warzone on PS4 and Animal Crossing: New Horizons and Paladins on Nintendo Switch

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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