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Grace, James and Nick are on a mission to find the best works of the fanfiction community. Join us each week as we explore a new fandom, learn about the most popular fan couples ("Ships") and review them objectively. Expect adult content and discussion of sexual topics throughout. Intro music by Matthew Dommett, more of his work can be found here: https://soundcloud.com/matthew-dommett

Grace, James and Nick are on a mission to find the best works of the fanfiction community. Join us each week as we explore a new fandom, learn about the most popular fan couples ("Ships") and review them objectively. Expect adult content and discussion of sexual topics throughout. Intro music by Matthew Dommett, more of his work can be found here: https://soundcloud.com/matthew-dommett

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Grace, James and Nick are on a mission to find the best works of the fanfiction community. Join us each week as we explore a new fandom, learn about the most popular fan couples ("Ships") and review them objectively. Expect adult content and discussion of sexual topics throughout. Intro music by Matthew Dommett, more of his work can be found here: https://soundcloud.com/matthew-dommett

Language:

English


Episodes

Clip Show

7/11/2021
This week, due to a scheduling cock up we don't have a normal episode this week. Here are some out-takes from some previous episodes that we found funny but needed to cut because we were short for time. Enjoy! PS Apologies the audio quality is all over the place, we've come a long way in a year.

S2E13 - A Dame To Bake For

6/27/2021
This week, the forecasters investigate a muuurder mystery in The Malteser Falcon, watch Draco Malfoy blag his way through baking in Draco Malfoy and the Great British Baking Show (Baking) and read about David Tennants... Unconventional methods of doughnut glazing in The Great British Cum Off Fic Time Stamps: The Malteser Falcon starts at 2:40 and spoilers end at 23:41 Draco Malfoy and the Great British Baking Show : 24:30 The Great British Cum Off: 35:30 Music Tracks used in the episode...

Duration:01:04:37

S2E12 - Glaze my doughnuts, Mr Hollywood!

6/13/2021
This week the Forecasters have a look at fics from the Great British Bake Off, and revisit the fic that inspired this whole show in the first place: Fuck My Ass, Paul Hollywood by midgardian_leviosa If your enjoying the show or have any fanfiction requests, feel free to reach out to us on twitter @theshipforecast, our tumblr we are The Shipping Forecasters or contact us the old fashioned way, at thefanshippingforecast@gmail.com

Duration:00:58:37

S2E11 - Yo Momma's so big that Capcom spent the entire marketing budget on her

5/31/2021
This week, Grace tries to find Lady Dimetrescu a husband she can climb. James relives the songs of his childhood, and Nick gets bound and kidnapped (but in a wholesome way) Fics we look at: Skelly Meets his match by TalkingHat- 7:20 Daniela's mom by addictedtodinosaurs- 22:00 Family Portrait by NightWishesWorld- 43:30 If your enjoying the show or have any fanfiction requests, feel free to reach out to us on twitter @theshipforecast, our tumblr we are The Shipping Forecasters or contact...

Duration:01:02:53

S2E10 - Big Mommas House 4: Resident Evil

5/16/2021
This week, the forecasters visit an undisclosed area of eastern europe and meet the big woman the internet has been obsessed with lately. Meanwhile, Grace attempts to start a feud with Shakira, and James learns how tall various characters are (and something new about his tastes). If you'd like to get in touch, you can find us on twitter (@theshipforecast), our Tumblr (https://www.tumblr.com/blog/the-shipping-forecasters) and the old fashioned way at thefanshippingforecast@gmail.com.

Duration:00:54:18

S2E9 - The Perils of Canal Sex

5/2/2021
This week, The Forecasters go in depth with three fics about the Ever Given Container Ship: Nick catches a case of The Feels with Their Own Bright Grace by MysteriousNomdePlume, James brushes up on norse mythology with the Honorary child of Loki by NightTriumphant17, and Grace revisits our favourite ineffable pair in Trouble in the Suez by Supergeek21. After that, we take a look at some of the other inanimate objects that have fanfiction about them; including microwaves, Clippy, and the...

Duration:01:01:14

S2E8 - No Capes, No Cakes, No Questions!

4/18/2021
After a brief stint looking at boats, the forecasters return to our usually scheduled content. Grace takes us back to the trauma of Sex-Ed with Here Lies Shouta's Hopes and Dreams by drifting_manatee . Nick takes us to the Aperture Science Enrichment Facility to experience existential horror with Take my Brain, or What Remains by Deathlysilence. And James gets a visit from everyones favourite super-hero fasionista with Edna's Intervention by RoseJennison. Timestamps: Here Lies Shouta's...

Duration:00:53:14

S2E7 - The Shipping Forecast

4/4/2021
This week, we drop all pretences and become a topical news show. If you'd like to get in touch, you can find us on twitter (@theshipforecast), our Tumblr (https://www.tumblr.com/blog/the-shipping-forecasters) and the old fashioned way thefanshippingforecast@gmail.com.

S2E6 - Boku no Hero Captain Tepid!

3/28/2021
This week, the forecasters join UA High School where they learn to kick ass and get stuck in public toilets. Apologies to the entire population of Japan for any butchered pronounciation in this episode, Uraraka is very hard to say. If you'd like to get in touch, you can find us on twitter (@theshipforecast), our Tumblr (https://www.tumblr.com/blog/the-shipping-forecasters) and the old fashioned way thefanshippingforecast@gmail.com.

S2E5 - Come for the Doggos, stay for the emotional trauma

3/14/2021
This week, Grace watches a Minotaur dig himself out of an awkward conversation with the Short King by Bobadeluxe, James pulls his Devil Trigger in Zagreus and the Other Princes of Hell by Toastkat, and Nick gets involved in a dog petting heist with Thanatos and Robnauts. If your enjoying the show or have any fanfiction requests, feel free to reach out to us on twitter @theshipforecast, our tumblr we are The Shipping Forecasters or contact us the old fashioned way, at...

Duration:01:12:31

The Tangent Forecast: History of Gloryholes

3/13/2021
Outake from this weeks episode in which we explore the invention and history of the Gloryhole, and Grace learns that her childhood book on Greek mythology skipped a few details...

Duration:00:05:59

S2E4 - The Bumhole of Charon and other Greek Legends

2/28/2021
This week, the forecasters try their best to escape the underworld with the help of the olympian Gods, a three headed good boy, and everyones favourite grumpy teenager Zagreus. If you'd like to get in touch, you can find us on twitter (@theshipforecast), our Tumblr (https://www.tumblr.com/blog/the-shipping-forecasters) and the old fashioned way thefanshippingforecast@gmail.com

Duration:01:03:28

S2E3 - Romance, Bromance, and Turtle Power (Valentines Special)

2/13/2021
This week, we try to go back to our roots and find the fluffiest romance of all! Meanwhile Grace makes a huge mistake... If your enjoying the show or have any fanfiction requests, feel free to reach out to us on twitter @theshipforecast or contact us the old fashioned way, at thefanshippingforecast@gmail.com We're also on tumblr now! You can find us at https://www.tumblr.com/blog/the-shipping-forecasters

S2E2 - Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Stolen Fish and Chips

2/7/2021
This week, Grace becomes enraptured by the power of Yoga Pants in Murlock and Sturjohn by 2babyturtles, whilst James learns to survive High School in Mean Guys by Robottko. If your enjoying the show or have any fanfiction requests, feel free to reach out to us on twitter @theshipforecast or contact us the old fashioned way, at thefanshippingforecast@gmail.com

Duration:00:41:32

S2E1 - Arthur Conan Doyle's Wild Ride (Sherlock pt1)

1/24/2021
This week we start the year off with technical difficulties as James forgets to plug the right microphone in, and we inadvertently make a musical episode while reading Sherlock fanfiction. Credit to Chriscalledmesweety for putting together the excellent Sherlock songs we found https://archiveofourown.org/series/563162 If you want to get in touch you can email us at thefanshippingforecast@gmail.com or on twitter @theshipforecast.

Duration:00:47:39

Mr Tweedy's OnlyFans (New Year Special)

1/1/2021
The forecasters end the year off by searching for fanfiction about beloved classics, and somehow that lead to fics about Thatcher too. We'd like to apologise to the population of Canada, and any names that we mispronounce during the show. Thanks for listening, and our normal upload schedule will resume in 2021. If you want to get in touch you can email us at thefanshippingforecast@gmail.com or on twitter @theshipforecast.

Duration:00:50:46

The Morguesman Cometh (Bond part 2)

12/25/2020
This week, the forecasters see James Bond become a car in Curse you James Bond, a Satyr in Making Love and Memories and a master baker in GBBO: The Missing Series We also tell a lie about managing to make a Christmas episode in time. If your enjoying the show or have any fanfiction requests, feel free to reach out to us on twitter @theshipforecast or contact us the old fashioned way, at thefanshippingforecast@gmail.com

Outtakes: Homoerotic YouTube videos

12/24/2020
Outtake from the 'films we missed in 2020' that wasn't relevant enough to go into the episode, but was too funny not to share. Nick found this very homoerotic video of 80's actors working out. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U8Rmllq2xVI Merry Christmas The forecasters.

Duration:00:03:56

S1E23 - Films we missed in 2020

12/20/2020
This week, the forecasters wonder who the most popular Bond Girl is. Turns out its Q, and its not even close. We didn't get to go to the cinema this year, so instead we find fanfiction about the films we would have seen as a replacement. If you enjoyed the show, you can get in touch with us on twitter (@theshipforecast) or email us at thefanshippingforecast@gmail.com. Music by Matthew Dommett, cover image by Hexicate.

Duration:00:44:40

Chaos! With Grace and James

12/11/2020
This week, we find out that Nick is an important dynamic in keeping order on this show, Grace and James go completely off the rails and spend most of the episode talking about anime they liked in the last few years, and Daisuke Ono. https://mangadex.org/images/manga/15160.jpg?1528649702 is the manga cover we discuss in this episode. Normal service will be resumed next episode, we promise. If you enjoyed the show, you can get in touch with us on twitter (@theshipforecast) or email us at...