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 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

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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 146 – Edgy Teen

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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

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The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 145 – That’s Art

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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

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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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