The Week in Geek: January 20 - January 26

Check out the latest in comics, books, and tv for the week, as well as upcoming conventions.  There are some especially good book releases this week, including Day Watch: Book Two and a George R.R. Martin graphic novel.  Have a geeky week!

 

Monday, January 20

What's on TV:

  • Adventure Time S5E45 - Cartoon Network 7pm PST
  • Sleepy Hollow S1E12/13 - Fox 8pm PST

 

Tuesday, January 21

Books:

  • Avalon - Mindee Arnett
  • Dark Bites: A SHort Story Collection - Sherrilyn Kenyon
  • Day Watch: Book Two - Sergei Lukyanenko
  • Halo: Mortal Dictata - Karen Traviss
  • Pandemic - Scott Sigler
  • The Sworn Sword: The Graphic Novel - George R.R. Martin, Ben Avery & Mike S. Miller
  • What Makes This Book So Great - Jo Walton

Movies:

  • Knights of Badassdom (limited release)

DVDs:

  • Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy
  • The Starving Games
  • Vikingdom

What's on TV:

  • Face Off S6E2 - SyFy 9pm PST

 

Wednesday, January 22

Comics:

     DC COMICS

  • Adventures Of Superman #9 
  • All-Star Western #27 
  • Aquaman #27 
  • Batman And Robin Annual #2
  • Batman Batman And Son TP (New Edition) 
  • Batman The Dark Knight #27 
  • Beware The Batman #4 
  • Catwoman #27
  • Damian Son Of Batman #4 (Of 4)
  • Dead Boy Detectives #2 
  • Earth 2 Annual #2 
  • Fables #137 
  • Flash #27 
  • Forever Evil A.R.G.U.S. #4 (Of 6) 
  • Green Lantern Corps Annual #2
  • Green Lantern New Guardians Volume 2 Beyond Hope TP 
  • Green Lantern New Guardians Volume 3 Love And Death HC 
  • Green Team Teen Trillionaires #8 (Final Issue) 
  • Justice League Dark #27 
  • Justice League Dark Volume 3 The Death Of Magic TP 
  • Larfleeze #7 
  • Red Lanterns #27
  • Smallville Season 11 Special #4 
  • Superman #27 
  • Talon #15 
  • Teen Titans #27 
  • Unwritten Volume 8 Orpheus In The Underworld TP 
  • Worlds' Finest Annual #1

     MARVEL COMICS

  • Amazing Spider-Man The Movie Adaptation #1 (Of 2) 
  • Avengers Assemble #23.INH
  • Cable And X-Force Volume 3 This Won't End Well TP 
  • Cataclysm The Ultimates' Last Stand #4 (Of 5)
  • Guardians Of The Galaxy #11.NOW  
  • Guardians Of The Galaxy Volume 2 Angela HC 
  • Inhumanity #2 (was 'Inhumanity Medusa') 
  • Marvel Masterworks The X-Men Volume 6 TP
  • Marvel Universe Hulk And The Agents Of S.M.A.S.H. #4 (Of 4) 
  • Miracleman #2 
  • Night Of The Living Deadpool #2 (Of 4) 
  • Revolutionary War Knights Of Pendragon #1 
  • Superior Carnage TP 
  • Superior Spider-Man #26 
  • Thor God Of Thunder #18 
  • Thunderbolts #21 
  • Thunderbolts Volume 3 Infinity TP
  • Ultimate Comics Spider-Man By Brian Michael Bendis Volume 5 HC  
  • Uncanny Avengers #16 
  • Uncanny X-Force #17
  • Warlock By Jim Starlin The Complete Collection TP 
  • X-Men Legacy #23

     IMAGE COMICS

  • Artifacts #34 
  • Black Science #3 
  • Bounce #9 
  • Clone #14 
  • Cyber Force #8
  • Darkness Rebirth Volume 3 TP 
  • East Of West #9 
  • Five Weapons #6 
  • Invincible #108 
  • Revival #17 
  • Saga #18 
  • Saviors #2
  • Super Dinosaur #21 
  • Thief Of Thieves #19 
  • Witchblade #172

     DARK HORSE COMICS

  • Captain Midnight Volume 1 TP
  • Conan And The People Of The Black Circle #4 (Of 4) 
  • Conan The Phantoms Of The Black Coast TP 
  • EC Archives The Vault Of Horror Volume 3 HC 
  • Forbidden Worlds Archives Volume 3 HC 
  • Furious #1 (Of 5) 
  • Gantz Volume 30 TP
  • Never Ending #3 (Of 3) 
  • Robert E. Howard's Savage Sword #7 
  • Serenity Leaves On The Wind #1 (Of 6) 
  • Sherlock Holmes And The Vampires Of London HC 
  • Sledgehammer 44 Lightning War #3 (Of 3)

     BOOM! STUDIOS

  • Adventure Time 2014 Winter Special #1 (One Shot)
  • Bravest Warriors 2014 Annual #1 
  • Hawken Melee #5 (Of 5)(Archaia) 
  • Robocop Volume 2 Last Stand Part 1 TP 
  • Siegfried Volume 2 The Valkyrie HC (Archaia)

     DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT

  • Army Of Darkness Vs Hack Slash #5 (Of 6) 
  • Dejah Thoris And The Green Men Of Mars #10 (Of 12) 
  • L'il Sonja #1 (One Shot) 
  • Shadow Year One #7 (Of 10) 
  • Warlord Of Mars #33 

     VALIANT ENTERTAINMENT

  • (No new releases)

What's on TV:

  • Arrow S2E11 - CW 8pm PST
  • Dragons: Defenders of Berk S2E14 - Cartoon Network 8pm PST
  • Psych S8E3 - USA Network 9pm PST

 

Thursday, January 23

Movies:

  • I, Frankenstein (3D/2D/IMAX)

What's on TV:

  • Community S5E5 - NBC 8pm PST
  • White Collar S5E12 - USA Network 9pm PST
  • King of the Nerds S2E1 - TBS 10pm PST

Conventions:

  • Hauntcon 2014 - Houston, TX (Jan. 23-28)

 

Friday, January 24

What's on TV:

  • Grimm S3E12 - NBC 9pm PST
  • Phineas and Ferb S4E29 - Disney Channel 9:15pm PST

Conventions:

  • Amazing Arizona Comic Convention 2014 - Phoenix, AZ (Jan. 24-26)
  • Chattacon 39 - Chattanooga, TN (Jan. 24-26)
  • Ohayocon 2014 - Columbus, OH (Jan. 24-26)
  • Wizard World Portland Comic Con 2014 - Portland, OR (Jan. 24-26)

 

Saturday, January 25

What's on TV:

  • My Little Pony Friendship is Magic S4E12 - The Hub 7:30am PST

Conventions:

  • AOD 2014 - Burlingame, CA (Jan. 25-26)
  • Setsucon 2014 - State College, PA (Jan. 25-26)

 

Sunday, January 26

What's on TV:

  • Bleach S15E13 - Cartoon Network 12am PST
  • Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness S3E10 - Nickelodeon 11:30am PST
  • BBC's Sherlock S3E2 - PBS 10pm PST