The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 171 – Podcast Husband

Welcome back to The Weekly Rapture, our fortnightly pop culture news and reviews podcast! We have been away for a long time, sorry about that!

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Big news

We talk about the most recent Nintendo Direct, including the N64 and Sega Genesis platforms, the weird new Mario film. and Bayonetta 3, and the upcoming new Dungeons and Dragons content.

Screentime – Star Wars: Visions

We review Star Wars: Visions, the new animated series on Disney+, with each episode created by a different Japanese animation studio. Its pretty cool!

Now Playing – Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam – Oathbringer (Stormlight Archive #3) by Brandon Sanderson, Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia, The City We Became (Great Cities #1) by N.K. Jemisin, The Unbroken (Magic of the Lost #1) by C.L. Clark, The Truth (Discworld #25) by Terry Pratchett, and an early peek at the sequel to Ian’s book/Black Widow and Shang Chi and the Ten Rings, What If…? and Loki on Disney+, Ted Lasso Season 2 and Mythic Quest on Apple TV+, and Midnight Mass on Netflix/The Avengers: War for Wakanda, Persona 5, and Horizon Zero Dawn: Frozen Wilds DLC on Playstation 5

Ian – The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien, Farewell to the Liar (Tales of Fenest #3) by D.K. Fields and Hyperion by Dan Simmons/Ian hasn’t been watching anything, but he has been playing Adeptus Titanicus/Demon’s Souls, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Unraveled 2, Metal Gear Solid 5, Spyro Reignited Trilogy and Monster Hunter Iceborne on Playstation 5

Also, Ian’s fantasy book is out!

THE GAUNTLET AND THE FIST BENEATH

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!

bookshop.org- https://t.co/EMy3ogD4Bj

Foyles – https://t.co/7lzuGQhcjM

Waterstones – https://t.co/pUlwPxCYlq

WHSmith – https://t.co/5dOwq0kxUA

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

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

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Big News

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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