The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 172 – Podcast Poison

Welcome back to The Weekly Rapture, our fortnightly pop culture news and reviews podcast! This episode was recorded a few weeks ago, editing has been a bit delayed by gestures wildly about at the world stuff.

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Screentime – The Wheel of Time

We review the first couple of episodes of The Wheel of Time series on Amazon!

Now Playing – Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam – Jade City (Green Bone Saga #1) by Fonda Lee, Deathless Divide (Dread Nation #2) by Justina Ireland and Winter’s Heart (Wheel of Time #9) by Robert Jordan/Eternals, Inside Job and Locke and Key Season 2 on Netflix, Taskmaster on Channel 4, Doctor Who Flux and What We Do in the Shadows Season 3 on BBC/Ghost of Tsushima on PS5 and The Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time on Nintendo Switch Online

Ian – Fugitive Telemetry (Murderbot Diaries) by Martha Wells, Tales from Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin, Tell Me I’m Worthless by Alison Rumfitt/Cowboy Bebop Live Action and Arcane on Netflix/Star Wars Fallen Order on PS5 and Dungeons and Dragons and Horus Heresy in person

Also, Ian’s fantasy book is out!


An action-packed fantasy adventure kicking off an epic new trilogy. Brutal juntas and animist gods- protect, fight, destroy!

Order on Amazon here.

Or order from UK outlets below. Or call up your favourite indie bookshop!

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