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

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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 144 – Someone Gets Beefed

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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

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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 136 – Very Quickly Spooked Myself

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This week we chat about the Nintendo Switch Lite, the Rebuild of Evangelion 3.0+1.0 footage from the Japan Expo 2019 in Paris, and the live action Mulan trailer.

Screentime – Spider-Man: Far From Home

This week we review the latest Spider-Man film, and the end of the MCU’s ‘Infinity Saga’. Beware of spoilers On(as well as unavoidable spoilers for Avengers Endgame as well) from 55:30-65-18!

Now Playing – Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam – The Last Man by Mary Shelley, Interesting Times by Terry Pratchett (Discworld 17) and The War of the Realms by Jason Aaron, Russell Dauterman, Matt Wilson and Joe Sabino/Neon Genesis Evangelion (started on Netflix, then switched to his DVDs), Jessica Jones Season 3 and Stranger Things Season 3 on Netflix, and Veep on NOW TV/Hollow Night on Nintendo Switch and The Witcher III on PS4

Ian – Seven Blades in Black by Sam Sykes, Death’s End by Cixin Liu and Words of Radiance (Stormlight Archive 2) by Brandon Sanderson/How to Train Your Dragon 3, Alita: Battle Angel, Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile, and Aquaman all in flight/For Honor and Resident Evil VII on the PS4


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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 134 – Life Force of a Village

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This week we chat about the Death Stranding trailer and release date announcement, the Dark Crystal: Age of ResistanceCall of Duty: Modern Warfare, Westworld III, His Dark Materials trailers, and all the new Pokemon game announcements.

Screentime – John Wick 3

This week we review John Wick 3! Well, Ian does. We don’t really go into spoilers.

Now Playing – Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam The Well of Ascension (Mistborn Book 2) by Brandon Sanderson and Assassin’s Apprentice (Farseer Book 1) by Robin Hobb/Adventure Time on NOW TV/The Surge on PS4
Ian Matter (The Culture 8) by Iain M Banks, The Dark Elf Trilogy by R.A. Salvatore, Sea of Rust by C. Robert Cargill and Spacemen of Bohemia by Jaroslav Kalfar/Killing Eve on BBC iPlayer/Surgeon Simulator and Final Fantasy VII on Nintendo Switch

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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 133 – Come a Long Way Since Spyro

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Ian is off walking somewhere this week, so Rose joins Adam to listen to him blather on about the trailers for the Final Fantasy VII remake, Black Mirror Season 5 and Watchmen, all the upcoming Disney films (also known as all films), and the ridiculous petition to remake season 8 of Game of Thrones which for some reason has thousands of signatures.

Screentime – Detective Pikachu

This week we review Detective Pikachu! We don’t spoil a lot, but we do definitively determine the best Pokémon.

Now Playing – Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam Frankenstein by Mary Shelley and The Well of Ascension (Mistborn Book 2) by Brandon Sanderson/Game of Thrones Season 8 on Sky Atlantic and The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Season 2 on Netflix/The Surge on PS4
RoseAnimal by Sara Pascoe/RuPaul’s Drag Race and Dead to Me on Netflix/Listening to Serial for the first time

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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 130 – Space Jesus Send Me Drop Pods

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This week we chat about the latest Nintendo Direct, including The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening remake and Super Mario Maker 2 on Nintendo Switch, the huge layoffs at Activision Blizzard, the cancellations of The Punisher and Jessica Jones (after Season 3) on Netflix, and the latest Aladdin and Frozen 2 trailers.

No Screentime this week!

Now Playing – Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam The Final Empire (Mistborn Book 1) by Brandon Sanderson and Dreams Before the Start of Time by Anne Charnock/Sex Education and The Umbrella Academy on Netflix and The Expanse Season 3 on Amazon Prime/Resident Evil 2 Remake, Dead Cells and Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition on PS4
IanDawn of Night (Erevis Cale Book 2) by Paul Kemp, Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow, and Rat Queens Volume 4 by Kurtis Wiebe and Owen Gieni/The Dragon Prince Season 2 on Netflix/Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! on the Nintendo Switch

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