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March 3, 2021  

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

Big News

This week we chat about the Star Wars: Republic Commando re-release, the recent Nintendo Direct and announcement of the Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword remaster, the Mortal Kombat movie trailer, the new D&D Ravenloft setting book 'Van Richten's Guide to Ravenloft', and the new 'Zack Snyder's Justice League' trailer.

Screentime - Space Sweepers

We talk about Space Sweepers, the Korean sci-fi film on Netflix. We go a little into spoilers, so if you haven't seen it skip from 1:05:15 to 1:11:39!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam - Path of Daggers (Wheel of Time #8) by Robert Jordan, and The Fifth Elephant (Discworld #24) by Terry Pratchett/Wandavision on Disney+/The Sinking City on Nintendo Switch and Ghost of Tsushima on PS4

Ian - Fool Moon (The Dresden Files #2) by Jim Butcher, Silver, Sword and Stone by Marie Arana, and Brimstone Angels by Erin M. Evans/Wandavision on Disney+/Baldur's Gate III on PC and Breath of the Wild on Nintendo Switch

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February 17, 2021  

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

Big News

We were short on time this week so no big news! We spend most of the episode on Now Playing and Screentime, and complaining about not being able to buy PS5s

Screentime - WandaVision

We talk about the first 5 episodes of Marvel's WandaVision on Disney+!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam - Harrow the Ninth (Locked Tomb #2) by Tamsyn Muir and Acceptance /Wonder Woman 1984, The Expanse Season 5, and Bob's Burgers Seasons 1-10 on Amazon Prime/Scott Pilgrim vs the World on Nintendo Switch, and Marvel’s Avengers and Ghost of Tsushima on PS4

Ian - Kings of the Wyld by Nicholas Eames, The Liar's Dictionary by Eley Williams, and By Force Alone by Lavie Tidhar/The Legend of Korra on Netflix and The X-Files/Baldur's Gate III on PC and Breath of the Wild on Nintendo Switch

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January 15, 2021  

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

Big News

We've been away for a while, and we recorded this a week or so ago, so no big news! We spend most of the episode on Now Playing and talking to anything we are looking forward to in 2021. Ian also played a PS5.

Screentime

No Screentime this week!

Now Playing - Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam - The Burning God (The Poppy War #3) by R.F. Kuang, The Red Threads of Fortune by Neon Yang, When the Tiger Came Down from the Mountain by Nghi Vo, This is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone, and The Relentless Moon (Lady Astronaut #3) by Mary Robinette Kowal/Doctor Who New Years Special on BBC and The Legend of Korra on Netflix/Hades on Nintendo Switch, and Marvel’s Avengers Taking Aim DLC and Ghost of Tsushima on PS4

Ian - Lord of Chaos (Wheel of Time #6) by Robert Jordan, The Ghost Brigades by John Scalzi, Storm Front (The Dresden Files #1) by Jim Butcher/The Mandalorian Season 2 on Disney+/Baldur's Gate III on PC, and Fall Guys, Star Wars Squadrons, Cyberpunk 2077 and Spider-Man: Miles Morales on PS5

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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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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