Episode #50 – Super Fire

Prophecy Radio episode #50 celebrates by taking a look back over the last year and revisiting our very first episode! Karen and Kristen also tackle all the latest news, including some followup on the Percy Jackson and the Olympians teaser trailer, as well as discuss Percy Jackson and the Last Olympian chapter 5. New episodes of Prophecy Radio air weekly, and all ages are welcome to tune in. Continue reading “Episode #50 – Super Fire”

Episode #49 – Look, I Didn’t Want to Be a Half-Blood

Prophecy Radio episode #49 does a complete breakdown of the 2022 D23 Expo event, in which we got a Percy Jackson and the Olympians teaser trailer. Karen and Kristen also tackle all the latest news, including a new project from John Rocco, as well as discuss Percy Jackson and the Last Olympian chapter 4. New episodes of Prophecy Radio air weekly, and all ages are welcome to tune in. Continue reading “Episode #49 – Look, I Didn’t Want to Be a Half-Blood”

Episode #48 – Father Who Is a God

Prophecy Radio episode #48 assigns superlatives to our favorite Percy Jackson crossover ideas. Which property would make for the best TV show? The worst? The bloodiest!? Karen and Kristen also tackle all the latest news, including Rick Riordan’s presence at D23, as well as discuss Percy Jackson and the Last Olympian chapter 3. New episodes of Prophecy Radio air weekly, and all ages are welcome to tune in. Continue reading “Episode #48 – Father Who Is a God”

Episode #47 – Party-Hopping

Prophecy Radio episode #47 does a Deep Dive on the god Dionysus, exploring the origins of his myth and the role he plays in the Percy Jackson series. Karen and Kristen also tackle all the latest news, including the announcement of a brand-new author joining the Rick Riordan Presents imprint, as well as discuss Percy Jackson and the Last Olympian chapter 2. New episodes of Prophecy Radio air weekly, and all ages are welcome to tune in. Continue reading “Episode #47 – Party-Hopping”

Episode #46 – Mist-Defying Human

Prophecy Radio episode #46 tackles our What If…? scenarios for Battle of the Labyrinth, which asks how the books would change if one small detail were different. Karen and Kristen also discuss all the latest news, including several superb surprises from Percy Jackson’s birthday, as well as begin their journey through Percy Jackson and the Last Olympian with chapter 1. New episodes of Prophecy Radio air weekly, and all ages are welcome to tune in. Continue reading “Episode #46 – Mist-Defying Human”

Tehlor Kay Mejia discusses ‘Paola Santiago and the Sanctuary of Shadows’ and deepening her connection to Mexican folklore

Our interview with Tehlor Kay Mejia explores the third and final book in the Paola Santiago series, Sanctuary of Shadows, how writing this trilogy deepened her connection to her culture’s legends, and what awesome projects she has coming up next. Continue reading “Tehlor Kay Mejia discusses ‘Paola Santiago and the Sanctuary of Shadows’ and deepening her connection to Mexican folklore”

Third Thursday Throwback – Neopets nostalgia is alive and well, with a Neopian renaissance visible on the horizon

This month’s Third Thursday Throwback revisits the Neopets craze of the early 2000s, from daily treks across Neopia to finding plushies in the real world, and then checks in with JumpStart Games CEO Jim Czulewicz to find out how he’s breathing new life into the brand. Are your Neopets dying? You better check on them! Continue reading “Third Thursday Throwback – Neopets nostalgia is alive and well, with a Neopian renaissance visible on the horizon”

Episode #45 – Extravaganza!

Prophecy Radio episode #45 celebrates Percy Jackson’s birthday by discussing the latest news, taking some quizzes, testing the hosts’ trivia skills, and discovering what NOT to gift a demigod. Kristen and Karen also discuss “Percy Jackson and the Bronze Dragon” as well as “Percy Jackson and the Sword of Hades.” They’ll return next week to start rereading Percy Jackson and the Last Olympian. New episodes of Prophecy Radio air weekly, and all ages are welcome to tune in. Continue reading “Episode #45 – Extravaganza!”

‘Queer for Fear’ at SDCC 2022: Shudder’s upcoming documentary shines a light on the history of queer horror

Queer for Fear had its own panel at SDCC 2022, and we were in attendance to learn what exactly to expect from this four-part series that focuses on viewing the horror genre through a queer lens. Continue reading “‘Queer for Fear’ at SDCC 2022: Shudder’s upcoming documentary shines a light on the history of queer horror”

‘The Gray Man’ movie review: The Russos establish a new cinematic universe, but will anything top Chris Evans’ trash ‘stache?

Our Gray Man movie review takes an in-depth look at Netflix’s most expensive film to date, directed by the Russo Brothers and starring Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans, and Ana de Armas. Does it live up to the hype? Spoilers ahead. Continue reading “‘The Gray Man’ movie review: The Russos establish a new cinematic universe, but will anything top Chris Evans’ trash ‘stache?”

Episode #44 – First and Foremost

Prophecy Radio episode #44 discusses Paola Santiago and the River of Tears by Tehlor Kay Mejia, and the hosts even get to interview the author about the third and final book in the series, Paola Santiago and the Sanctuary of Shadows. They also tackle all the latest news in the Rick Riordan universe, including the latest blog post from the author of Percy Jackson and the Olympians. New episodes of Prophecy Radio air weekly, and all ages are welcome to tune in. Continue reading “Episode #44 – First and Foremost”

‘Paola Santiago and the Sanctuary of Shadows’ by Tehlor Kay Mejia: Pao faces her fears, and the trilogy comes to a legendary conclusion

Our Paola Santiago and the Sanctuary of Shadows book review tackles the third and final book in Tehlor Kay Mejia’s Mexican folklore-inspired middle grade series from the Rick Riordan Presents imprint. Continue reading “‘Paola Santiago and the Sanctuary of Shadows’ by Tehlor Kay Mejia: Pao faces her fears, and the trilogy comes to a legendary conclusion”

Episode #43 – Chekhov’s Sand Dollar

Prophecy Radio episode #43 asks what the characters of Percy Jackson and the Olympians would cosplay as if they went to San Diego Comic-Con. The hosts also catch up on all the news they missed while Karen was at SDCC, including the upcoming release of Paola Santiago and the Sanctuary of Shadows, as well as finish out their Percy Jackson and the Battle of the Labyrinth reread with chapters 19 and 20. New episodes of Prophecy Radio air weekly, and all ages are welcome to tune in. Continue reading “Episode #43 – Chekhov’s Sand Dollar”

‘What We Do in the Shadows’ at SDCC 2022: Season 4 will feature a bottle episode, a boys’ weekend out, and a full vampire wedding

What We Do in the Shadows flew into SDCC 2022 to host a not-so-secret meeting in the fancy room. The FX show proved to be Sunday’s biggest draw, bringing a full group of panelists (and a preview screening of this week’s episode) to Hall H, where cast and EPs discussed season 4 so far and teased what’s to come. BAT! Continue reading “‘What We Do in the Shadows’ at SDCC 2022: Season 4 will feature a bottle episode, a boys’ weekend out, and a full vampire wedding”

‘Mythic Quest’ at SDCC 2022: Cast and creators tease Poppy and Ian origin story, casually announce season 5 (!!!)

Apple TV+ brought the whole Mythic Quest team together for SDCC 2022, as fans who made it into Ballroom 20 on Saturday were treated to an exclusive first look at the season 3 trailer. We also learned what we can expect from this year’s episodes, and were gifted with a surprising and casual announcement about their plans for additional season. Continue reading “‘Mythic Quest’ at SDCC 2022: Cast and creators tease Poppy and Ian origin story, casually announce season 5 (!!!)”