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

Big News

We talked about the candy DLC for the Final Fantasy VII Remake, the new Batsuit and Batmobile, Star Wars: The High Republic, and the Baldur's Gate 3 opening cinematic.

No Screentime this week!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - A Memory Called Empire by Arkady Martine, Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James, The Last Wish (The Witcher) by Andrzej Sapowski, and Lord of Chaos (Wheel of Time Book 6) by Robert Jordan/The Clone Wars Final Season on Disney+, Doctor Who Series Finale on BBC, and Altered Carbon Season 2 on Netflix/Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Rise of the Phoenix DLC and Hollow Knight on Nintendo Switch, and the Final Fantasy VII Remake demo on Playstation 4

Ian - The Unspoken Name by A.K Larkwood. Jolts by Fernando Sdrigotti, and The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie/Nothing/Dead Cells on Nintendo Switch and Spider-Man on PS4

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February 17, 2020  

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

Big News

We talked about the trailers for Outriders and Spiral (a 'Book of Saw' film apparently), Sam Raimi directing Doctor Strange 2, the Marvel Disney+ footage from the Superbowl, and Bioware announcing they are reworking Anthem.

Screentime - Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

This week we actually went to see a DC film at the cinema and liked it! We review Birds of Prey, but no heavy spoilers.

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - Lord of Chaos (Wheel of Time Book 6) by Robert Jordan and Binti by Nnedi Okorafor/Star Trek: Picard on Amazon Prime, and The Good Place Season 4 final episodes, Bojack Horseman Season 6 final episodes, and Locke and Key on Netflix/Kentucky Route Zero on Nintendo Switch and Nioh on PS4

Ian - The Earthsea Cycle by Ursula K. Le Guin/Tales of Earthsea, Princess Mononoke, and Howl's Moving Castle on Netflix/Dead Cells on Nintendo Switch, and No Man's Sky and Spider-Man on PS4

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

Big News

We didn't really find anything interesting to talk about this week!

Screentime

No Screentime this week!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms (The Inheritance Trilogy #1) by N.K. Jemisin, Pinball, 1973 by Haruki Murakami, and Lord of Chaos (Wheel of Time Book 6) by Robert Jordan/Sex Education Season 2, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Season 3. and Final Space Season 2 on Netflix, and Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 1/Kentucky Route Zero on Nintendo Switch and Death Stranding on PS4

Ian - Exercises in Control by Annabel Banks, How Long 'til Black Future Month? by N.K. Jemisin, Gather the Daughters by Jennie Melamed, and Moxyland by Lauren Beukes, Palestine +100 by Comma Press (Various Authors), The New Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan, The City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty/The Mandalorian on Disney+, Steven Universe on Netflix, and Signs for some reason/Baldur's Gate on the Nintendo Switch, Call of Duty on the iPad

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 talked about the recent Pokémon Direct where the Sword and Shield Expansions (Isle of Armor and The Crown Tundra) and Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Rescue Team DX were announced, as well as chatting about the new trailers for Black Widow, Morbius, Bloodshot and Birds of Prey.

Screentime

No Screentime this week!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky, Rogue Protocol (The Murderbot Diaries Book #3) by Martha Wells, and Hear the Wind Sing by Haruki Murakami/Titans Season 2 on Netflix and Into the Spider-Verse/Death Stranding on PS4 and Pokémon Sword on Nintendo Switch

Ian - Palestine +100 by Comma Press (Various Authors), The New Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan, The City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty/1917/The Outer Worlds on PS4

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

No Big News this week as there wasn't a lot going on over the holidays!

Screentime 1 - The Witcher

This week we had 2 Screentimes! The first is The Witcher series which came out on Netflix on December 20th. We don't go massively into spoilers, but if you are worried, avoid 48:04-1:02:15!

Screentime 2 - Star Wars Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker

Our second Screentime is the latest Star Wars film, and the conclusion of 'The Skywalker Saga'! We do dip a fair bit into spoilers in this one, so if you haven't seen the film yet, skip 1:12:51-1:28:06!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - Hogfather (Discworld #20) by Terry Pratchett, Artificial Condition (The Murderbot Diaries Book #2) by Martha Wells, and Assassin's Quest (The Farseer Trilogy Book #3) by Robin Hobb/The Witcher on Netflix, The Expanse Season 4 on Amazon Prime, Doctor Who Series 12 on BBC iPlayer, and Steven Universe Season 2 and 3/Death Stranding on PS4

Ian - Rosewater Insurrection (Wormwood Book #2) by Tade Thompson, Melmoth by Sarah Perry, The Dragon Reborn (The Wheel of Time Book #3) by Robert Jordan, The Mask of Dimitrios by Eric Ambler, and Gideon the Ninth (The Locked Tomb Book #1) by Tamsyn Muir/The Witcher on Netflix/Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice and The Outer Worlds on PS4, Pokémon Shield 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 in a very delayed episode we chat about the trailers for Black Widow and No Time to Die.

Screentime - Knives Out

In our first Screentime for a while, we review Knives Out, the new whodunnit from Rian Johnson. We don't go heavy into spoilers, but chat about the ensemble cast and how much we enjoyed the film!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - The Hero of Ages (Mistborn #3) by Brandon Sanderson/Taskmaster on UKTV/Pokémon Sword on Nintendo Switch

Ian - The Ruin of Kings by Jenn Lyons and Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir/The Mandalorian on Disney+/Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice on PS4 and Pokémon Sword 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 in one of our most unfocused episodes, we chat about Benihoff and Weiss being off Star Wars and the revelations of how they "ran" Game of Thrones, the new Sonic trailer and how much money went into the redesign, the trailer for Half Life: Alyx, the early season 2 renewals for The Witcher and Amazon's Lord of the Rings series, and bizarrely, Ian talks about his hatred of mimes and guesses and spoils the plot of Last Christmas.

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie, Feet of Clay (Discworld #19) by Terry Pratchett, The Fated Sky (Lady Astronaut #2) by Mary Robinette Kowal/Bojack Horseman Season 6 Part 1, Living with Yourself and Doctor Who on Netflix, The Mandalorian on Disney+/Pokémon Sword on Nintendo Switch

Ian - The Rage of Dragons (The Burning #1) by Evan Winter, Agent Running in the Field by John Le Carre, A Clash of Kings (A Song of Ice and Fire #2) by George R.R. Martin/Bojack Horseman Season 6 Part 1 on Netflix, and Seven Worlds, One Planet on BBC/Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice on PS4 and Untitled Goose Game 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 announcements for Overwatch 2, Diablo IV, World of Warcraft Shadowlands, and Spider-Verse 2, the new trailers for The Witcher and The Mandalorian, and class warfare in Fallout 76.

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - Little Eve by Catriona Ward, The Cabin at the End of the World by Paul Tremblay, At the Mountains of Madness by H.P. Lovecraft and The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie/Shazam, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, and X-Men: Dark Phoenix on a flight/Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order - Curse of the Vampire DLC on Nintendo Switch

Ian - The Bone Ships (The Tide Child #1) by R.J. Barker and Dragons of Autumn Twilight (Dragonlance #1) by Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman/His Dark Materials on BBC and HBO/Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice on PS4 and Call of Duty: Mobile on iPad

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 Birds of Prey, The Expanse Season 4 and Rick and Morty Season 4, and the Playstation 5 announcement.

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - Maskerade (Discworld 18) by Terry Pratchett and The Taiga Syndrome by Cristina Rivera Garza/The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance on Netflix/The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening Remake on Nintendo Switch

Ian - Rosewater by Tade Thompson and The Bone Ships by R.J. Barker/Fleabag (National Theatre live version)/Untitled Goose Game and Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast 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 Spaceforce, the El Camino and Bojack Horseman final season trailers, Spider-Man being back in the MCU (for now) and The Last of Us Part II footage and release date.

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam - Royal Assassin (The Farseer Trilogy Book 2) by Robin Hobb and We Eat Our Own by Kea Wilson/Disenchantment Season 2 and the end of Orange is the New Black on Netflix/Untitled Goose Game on Nintendo Switch

Ian - The Forever War by Joe Haldeman and Boundless (The Legend of Drizzt Book 32) by R.A. Salvatore/Crawl/The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past on the SNES Nintendo Switch Online and Overcooked 2 on the 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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