The Lost Lighthouse: The Weekly Rapture 169 – Too Scarwy

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

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Screentime – Jiu Jitsu

We review Jiu Jitsu, a movie released last year that we thought would be much more fun than it was.

Now Playing – Reading/Watching/Playing
Adam – A Desolation Called Peace (Teixcalaan #2) by Arkady Martine, The Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler, and Ring Shout by P. Djèlí Clark/Wellington Paranormal on Sky and Ted Lasso on Apple TV+, and Falcon and the Winter Soldier on Disney+/Demon’s Souls on Playstation 5

Ian – A Crown of Swords (Wheel of Time #7) by Robert Jordan, Wizard’s First Rule by Terry Goodkind, and Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro/Shadow and Bone on Netflix/The Outer Worlds and Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1+2 remaster on PS4 and Warhammer 30K

Also, Ian has a book coming 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!

Pre-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 146 – Edgy Teen

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

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Big News

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

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 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

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 127 – Sentences are Hard

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

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Big News

This week we chat about the new trailers for Avengers: EndgameGodzilla: King of the Monsters, Bird Box, Angels of Death, and Brightburn, some of the things announced at the Game Awards, including Dragon Age 4, Hades, Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order, and The Outer Worlds, and new on Doctor Strange 2.

Screentime – Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

We review the new Spider-Man animated movie from Marvel and Sony! We don’t go into spoilers, mostly because we are too busy being overwhelmingly positive about it.

Now Playing – Reading/Watching/Playing

Adam The Once and Future Book by Ian Green/Doctor Who Series 11 on BBC 1/Call of Cthulhu on PS4
IanKilling Commendatore by Haruki Murakami and Malagash by Joey Comeau/The Good Place on Netflix, Dynasties with David Attenborough and The State of It on BBC iPlayer/Dark Souls Remastered on Nintendo Switch, Red Dead Redemption 2 Online on PS4, PUBG on iPad

Check out any of those through those Amazon links and we get a kick back! Or you can go through here.

Look at those yellow boys. They are the same boy.

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!