Greetings, travelers of space and time, to the premiere episode of the Dune Cast! Know then that this is your home for Dune in podcasting, and will be a monthly series examining all things from the world of Frank Herbert's legendary Dune universe, including the classic books, movies, miniseries, games, documentaries, and ongoing novels by Brian Herbert and Kevin J Anderson. Maybe we will cover news, too, should it arise! Whether this is your first foray into the Dune universe or you are returning like a Duncan Idaho ghola, join us for a show beyond your dream and a podcast beyond your imagination. The Dune Cast is hosted by avid science fiction fans and podcasters Joe Tavano and Rod Johnson, and is part of the RetroZap.com Podcast Network!
DuneCast #6.2: Chapterhouse: Dune (1985)
The end of The Golden Path is here, and with it, the biggest cliffhanger in science fiction. Joe and Rodney dig deep into the second half of this book, with an analysis of the novel that goes further than anything previously published, and uncover many theories you may have not heard before. Enjoy part two of our look at Chapterhouse: Dune and thank you for your support of the DuneCast, the #1 Dune podcast in the known universe!
Movie Update 04: Dune Comes to HBO Max
We are joined by Marcus from Dune News Net to discuss the industry-shattering news that Dune will be released on HBO Max simultaneously with its theater release. What does this mean for Dune? Is it good? It is bad? There is plenty to discuss, so let's get to it!
Movie Update 03: Dune Film Trailer
In a year of disease, fire, death, and darkness, we cling to the good things that much tighter. It's no surprised then that the much-anticipated trailer for Denis Villeneuve's Dune broke Twitter and became the #1 trending video on YouTube when it dropped on September 9, 2020. And by the looks of it, this film is going to live up to ALL the hype and more! Join Joe and Rod as they go back to the future for the most in-depth analysis of this trailer possible. with shot-by-shot breakdowns and analysis.
Movie Update 02
The Dune franchise has never been more alive and active, and with so much going on, this is no longer just a movie update--it's a Franchise update! Listen here for our thoughts on Dune: The Sisterhood, the upcoming 2020 film, new video games, new tabletop games, and even a secret project yet to be announced. Will news be coming out of San Diego Comic Con 2019? We will be keeping out eyes peeled on this, your #1 Dune podcast in the Known Universe, the DuneCast!
Chapterhouse: Dune (1985) Part 1
DuneCast has finally arrived at the final book by Frank Herbert: Chapterhouse: Dune, and we are ready to dig into this exciting, fascinating and, yes, controversial novel. From a look back at the book's reception in its time, to theories on some of the mysteries of the book, to a deep dissection of the plot, characters, and events, we're going further than even The Tyrant could have imagined.
Movie Update 01
11202020: It's not a future year, and it's not a code—it's the date of the new adaptation of Frank Herbert's Dune (Part One)! Needless to say, Joe and Rod are very excited about this production, and this is the first download of many to come as we track the news and production as it unfolds! Plus, we also discuss the concept of "fannibalism," and why we all must not fear. If it is by will alone you set your mind in motion, then you've found the right place for all things Dune! This is the DuneCast.
From Herbert Family
Listening to you podcasts while hiking, etc. and really enjoying your enthusiasm. Keep up the good work.
Grandson of Frank Herbert
Dune 2020 Executive Producer
Awful, inane rambling.
Everyone CAN have a podcast but these guys definitely SHOULDN’T have one.
The content of the conversation was okay but bogged down by the host’s lack of editing and research, I had to check out during the first episode.