Cosmere Conversations

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

96 episodes of Cosmere Conversations since the first episode, which aired on October 8th, 2017.

  • Episode 96: Kingmaker & Fan Feedback

    January 25th, 2022  |  45 mins 29 secs
    books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, fantasy, first of the sun, kingmaker, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, roshar, scadrial, stormlight archive

    Brooke and Tyler discuss the rough draft for a First of the Sun story entitled "Kingmaker" that Brandon read during the Cytonic press tour. This non-canon story gives a glimpse at the far future of the Cosmere. Followed by some feedback from the fans. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 95: Book Back Blurbs

    January 11th, 2022  |  1 hr 1 min
    blurbs, books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, fantasy, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, roshar, scadrial, sleepless, stormlight archive

    Tyler and Brooke lean heavily on their speculation powers as they discuss the Stormlight Archive Blurbs on the back of the hardcover/paperback versions of the novels. Each blurb is written from the perspective of an in-world Sleepless and every word is dripping with unexpected foreshadowing. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 94: State of the Spoilery Sanderson

    December 28th, 2021  |  54 mins 55 secs
    books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, fantasy, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, roshar, scadrial, state of the sanderson, stormlight archive, year end review

    Brooke and Tyler celebrate Koloss Head Munching Day by discussing the official State of The Sanderson 2021 and the Spoiler Stream that Brandon did in December 2021. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 93: Hoid's Parables: The Dog and the Dragon

    December 14th, 2021  |  41 mins 7 secs
    books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, dog and dragon, fantasy, hoid, kaladin, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, parables, roshar, scadrial, stormlight archive

    Brooke and Tyler travel to the nightmare world to hear the tale of a dog who wanted to be a dragon and learn how the meaning of stories is the meaning we give to them. Kaladin's lowest point is made a small bit better, propelling him to the epic conclusion of RoW. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 92: Hoid's Parables: The Moon Child

    November 30th, 2021  |  51 mins 10 secs
    books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, fantasy, hoid, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, roshar, scadrial, shallan, stormlight archive, the moon child, wit

    Brooke and Tyler discuss the most peculiar and meaningful tale so far. Is Hoid's story of a tricked Moon spirit one that explains all the mysteries of the Cosmere? How are the three Shards connected? What are the implications for Roshar? What does it all mean?! We do our best to untangle the web and end with more questions than we began. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 91: Hoid's Parables: The Girl Who Looked Up

    November 16th, 2021  |  48 mins 7 secs
    books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, fantasy, hoid, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, roshar, scadrial, shallan, stormlight archive, the girl who looked up, wit

    Brooke and Tyler discuss the two versions of The Girl Who Looked Up and its significance to Shallan and the greater Cosmere? #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 90: Hoid's Parables: Fleet & Wandersail

    November 2nd, 2021  |  46 mins 57 secs
    books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, fantasy, fleet, hoid, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, roshar, scadrial, stormlight archive, wandersail, wit

    Brooke and Tyler journey across Roshar by land and sea with the Cosmere's greatest storyteller. We break down Hoid's stories to Kaladin from WoK & WoR and speculate about their meaning for the end of SA5 and the greater Cosmere. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 89: Death Rattles

    October 19th, 2021  |  1 hr 5 mins
    books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, death rattles, fantasy, future sight, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, rhythm of war, roshar, scadrial, stormlight archive

    Brooke and Tyler invite special guest star Aaron to the podcast in order to discuss everyone's favorite form of future sight- the Death Rattles! The Cosmere Nerd Triforce aligns with spreadsheets, lots of quotes, and some truly crazy theories. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 88: Sixth of the Dusk Sequel

    October 5th, 2021  |  1 hr 21 mins
    books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, fantasy, first of the sun, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, ones above, roshar, scadrial, sixth of the dusk, stormlight archive

    Brooke and Tyler read and discuss the entirety of the Sixth of the Dusk sequel chapter that Brandon released at the Rhythm of War launch party in 2020. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 87: Words of Brandon Vol. 5

    August 31st, 2021  |  53 mins 14 secs
    books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, fantasy, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, rhythm of war, roshar, scadrial, stormlight archive, words of brandon

    Brooke and Tyler discuss several of the revelations from JordanCon 2021 where Brandon answered multiple fan questions directly about Rhythm of War. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 86: RoW Ars Arcanum

    August 17th, 2021  |  51 mins
    ars arcanum, books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, fantasy, khriss, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, rhythm of war, roshar, scadrial, stormlight archive

    Brooke and Tyler discuss the secrets hidden within Rhythm of War's Ars Arcanum. Soulcasters, stoneshapers, and mysteries galore. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 85: Worldhoppers in RoW

    August 3rd, 2021  |  1 hr 1 min
    aviar, books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, fantasy, hoid, metallic arts, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, rhythm of war, roshar, scadrial, stormlight archive, worldhoppers

    Brooke and Tyler catalog each of the major Worldhoppers who appear in Rhythm of War and their role in the greater Cosmere. The presence of even one Worldhopper used to be the highlight of a Cosmere-aware reader's day but RoW takes the easter eggs to a new level that is likely to continue as the story unfolds. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 84: All Hail, Jasnah Kholin

    July 20th, 2021  |  1 hr 15 mins
    books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, fantasy, jasnah kholin, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, queen jasnah, rhythm of war, roshar, scadrial, stormlight archive

    Brooke and Tyler bow down before the great Jasnah Kholin and discuss her backstory, relationships, the challenges and traumas she has overcome, and her role in the political center of Roshar with a dash of Cosmere-wide speculations. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 83: Emulsifiers

    July 6th, 2021  |  46 mins 31 secs
    books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, emulsifiers, fantasy, harmony, mistborn, navanni, novels, oathbringer, raboniel, rhythm of war, roshar, sazed, scadrial, stormlight archive

    Brooke & Tyler discuss all the different types of emulsifiers on Roshar and throughout the Cosmere. The Middle Path is a recurring theme that is continually presented as an alternative to the traditional good/bad storytelling and emulsifiers are the key to complete understanding. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 82: Exploring Shallan & DID

    June 22nd, 2021  |  43 mins 8 secs
    books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, did, fantasy, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, rhythm of war, roshar, scadrial, shallan, stormlight archive

    Brooke and Tyler invite special guest star Kailee of the Ivory System to discuss Shallan, the Cosmere, and real-world Dissociative Identity Disorder. Kailee has been diagnosed with DID and has a Masters degree focused on trauma-informed education. #AllSpoilers

  • Episode 81: The Timeline of Shallan Davar

    June 8th, 2021  |  1 hr 26 mins
    books, brandon sanderson, cosmere, fantasy, mistborn, novels, oathbringer, roshar, scadrial, stormlight archive

    Brooke and Tyler go step by step through the life of Shallan in an attempt to organize her messy and chaotic story. We answer when does she bond a spren, what are the differences in her blades, does she have plate, and everything all the way through the events of RoW. #AllSpoilers