The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 156 – Rddedredmptntoo

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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 Series 2 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

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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 155 – Sexy Merits

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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

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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 154 – Nineteen Thirties?!

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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

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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 153 – Twerky

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This week we chat about the upcoming Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 remaster, the Unreal 5 tech demo, Taika Waititi directing an upcoming Star Wars film, and The Mandalorian Season 2 casting.

Screentime – Sonic the Hedgehog

This week we review the recent Sonic the Hedgehog film, that due to the pandemic is the 2nd most successful film of the year right now.

Now Playing – Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam – Girl. Woman. Other by Bernadine Evaristo, The Empress of Salt and Fortune by Nghi Vo, and The Way of Kings (The Stormlight Archive Book 1) by Brandon Sanderson/Westworld Season 3 finale on Sky Atlantic, The Clone Wars finale on Disney+, and Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 on Netflix/Final Fantasy VII Remake on Playstation 4 and Hyper Light Drifter on Nintendo Switch

Ian – Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky/Critical Role (podcast or stream)/Call of Duty: Warzone on PS4 and Animal Crossing on Nintendo Switch

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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 152 – You Had Your Time

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This week we chat about the Assassin’s Creed Valhalla trailer, the new release dates for The Last of Us Part II and Ghost of Tsushima, the new live action Discworld deal, the AMC/Odeon and Regal/Cineworld boycott of Universal films, and professional tennis players having a Mario Tennis tournament.

Screentime – Color Out of Space

This week we review the recent adaptation of the H.P. Lovecraft short story ‘The Colour Out of Space’ starring Nicholas Cage!

Now Playing – Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam – Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky, and The Broken Kingdoms (Inheritance 2) by N.K. Jemisin/The Midnight Gospel on Netflix/Final Fantasy VII Remake on Playstation 4

Ian – The Alloy of Law and Shadows of Self (Wax and Wayne 1 and 2 [Mistborn Era 2]) by Brandon Sanderson, and Black River (Tuva Moodyson 3) by Will Dean/Killing Eve Season 3 on BBC iPlayer, Midsommar, and Extraction on Netflix/Animal Crossing: New Horizons on Nintendo Switch, and World of Warcraft 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. Fancy supporting our site? Head on over to our Paypal donation page! It’s completely optional, set your own price! Even £1 helps us with hosting costs and we’d really appreciate it! Cheers!

The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 151 – You Didn’t Get It

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Very short news section this week, where we chat about all the Dungeons and Dragons free content that is going online from Wizards of the Coast at D&D Beyond, the news of the Crysis remaster, and the Vanity Fair screens of the upcoming Dune film.

Screentime – Tales From the Loop

This week we talk about the first episode of Tales From the Loop, a new Amazon Original Sci-Fi show based on pieces by artist Simon Stålenhag. Ian didn’t really like it. Adam thought it was alright.

Now Playing – Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam – Ship of Magic (The Liveship Traders 1) by Robin Hobb, The Last Wish (The Witcher) by Andrzej Sapowski, The City in the Middle of the Night by Charlie Jane Anders, and To Be Taught, If Fortunate by Becky Chambers/Westworld Season 3 on Sky Atlantic, and The Simpsons on Disney+/Resident Evil 3 Remake and Final Fantasy VII Remake on Playstation 4

Ian – Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier, Seven Pillars of Wisdom by T.E. Lawrence, Oathbringer (The Stormlight Archive 3) by Brandon Sanderson, and Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky/Nothing/Animal Crossing: New Horizons on Nintendo Switch, Call of Duty: Warzone on PS4 and World of Warcraft on PC

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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 150 – The Boys Must Be Kept

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Not much news as everything is delayed or cancelled! We do talk about the early shipping of the Final Fantasy VII Remake and what was in the recent Nintendo Direct Mini.

Screentime – Hellboy (2019)

All the films have been delayed in the cinema, so we checked out last year’s Hellboy. If you particularly care about spoilers, we start on it from 46:30. But really, it isn’t a good film.

Now Playing – Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam – Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James, A Wild Sheep Chase (The Rat 3) by Haruki Murakami, Jingo (Discworld 21) by Terry Pratchett, and Ship of Magic (The Liveship Traders 1) by Robin Hobb/The Mandalorian on Disney+, Cuckoo on Netflix and Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 3/Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Shadow of Doom DLC and Hollow Knight on Nintendo Switch, and the Resident Evil 3 Remake demo on Playstation 4

Ian – The Way of Kings (The Stormlight Archive 1) by Brandon Sanderson, The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien, The Bone Ships by R.J. Barker/Tiger King on Netflix/Call of Duty: Warzone on PS4 and Starcraft 2 on PC

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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 149 – Corrupted by Rib Energy

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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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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 148 – Pump Cheese out of a Heated Bag

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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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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 147- On a Lot of Codeine

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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/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. Fancy supporting our site? Head on over to our Paypal donation page! It’s completely optional, set your own price! Even £1 helps us with hosting costs and we’d really appreciate it! Cheers!