The Week in Geek: February 17 - February 23

Check out the latest in comics, books, and tv for the week, as well as upcoming conventions. Especially exciting this week is the third season of Game of Thrones coming to DVD and Blu-ray, and the limited release of the latest Miyazaki film, The Wind Rises.  Have a geeky week!

 

Monday, February 17

What's on TV:

  • Adventure Time S5E45/46 - Cartoon Network 12:30pm PST

 

Tuesday, February 18

Books:

  • Concealed in Death - J.D. Robb
  • Like A Mighty Army - David Weber
  • Red Rising - Pierce Brown
  • Twilight Watch: Book Three - Sergei Lukyanenko

Games:

  • Earth Defense Force 2025 (PlayStation 3, Xbox 360)
  • LEGO Marvel Super Heros: Universe in Peril (Nintendo DS)
  • NASCAR '14 (PlayStation 3, Xbox 360)
  • Rayman Legends (Xbox One)

DVDs:

  • Battlestar Galactica: The Complete Epic Series (repackaging)
  • Beware the Batman (Season 1, Part 1)
  • Game of Thrones (Complete Third Season)

What's on TV:

  • Face Off S6E6 - SyFy 9pm PST

 

Wednesday, February 19

Comics:

     DC COMICS

  • Animal Man #28 
  • Batman '66 #8
  • Batman And Two-Face #28  
  • Batman Beyond Universe #7 
  • Batman Li'l Gotham Volume 1 TP 
  • Batwoman #28  
  • Birds Of Prey #28
  • Fables #138,
  • FBP Federal Bureau Of Physics Volume 1 The Paradigm Shift TP 
  • Green Lantern New Guardians #28 
  • Green Lantern Wrath Of The First Lantern Volume 1 HC 
  • Harley Quinn #3 
  • He-Man And The Masters Of The Universe #10 
  • Justice League #28  
  • Martian Manhunter Son Of Mars TP 
  • Red Hood And The Outlaws #28 
  • Scribblenauts Unmasked A Crisis Of Imagination #2 
  • Supergirl #28 
  • Teen Titans Go #2
  • Trinity Of Sin Pandora #8 
  • Unwritten Volume 2 Apocalypse #2
  • WE3 TP (New Edition)
  • Wonder Woman #28 

     MARVEL COMICS

  • A+X #17  
  • Amazing X-Men #4 
  • Avengers World #3  
  • Captain America #17 
  • Captain America Epic Collection Dawn's Early Light TP 
  • Daredevil #36 (Final Issue) 
  • Dexter Down Under #1 (Of 5)
  • Disney Kingdoms Seekers Of The Weird #2 (Of 5)
  • Golden Age Captain America Omnibus Volume 1 HC  
  • Iron Man Annual #1
  • Journey Into Mystery By Kieron Gillen The Complete Collection Volume 1 TP 
  • Marvel Knights Hulk #3 (Of 4) 
  • New Warriors #1 
  • Night Of The Living Deadpool #3 (Of 4) 
  • Nova #13.NOW 
  • Nova Volume 1 Origin TP 
  • Punisher #2  
  • Savage Wolverine #15 
  • Spider-Men #1 (Of 5)(Stan Lee Signed Edition) 
  • Superior Spider-Man Team-Up #10
  • Ultimate Comics X-Men By Brian Wood Volume 3 TP 
  • Uncanny X-Men #17 
  • X-Men #11 

     IMAGE COMICS

  • Alex + Ada #4 
  • Ghosted #7 
  • Krampus #3
  • Morning Glories #37 
  • Peter Panzerfaust #17 
  • Protectors Inc #4  
  • Revival Volume 3 A Faraway Place TP 
  • Savage Dragon #193  
  • Spawn Origins Volume 20 TP 
  • Undertow #1 (Of 6) 
  • Voice In The Dark #4
  • Zero Volume 1 An Emergency TP

     DARK HORSE COMICS

  • B.P.R.D. Hell On Earth #116  
  • Blood Blockade Battlefront Volume 5 TP 
  • Blood-C Volume 3 GN 
  • Conan The Barbarian #25 
  • Dark Horse Presents #33
  • Marvel Classic Character X-Men #5 Iceman 
  • Skyman #2 (Of 4)
  • Star Wars Darth Vader And The Cry Of Shadows #3 (Of 5) 
  • Star Wars Dawn Of The Jedi Force War #4 (Of 5) 
  • Strain The Fall #8
  • Terminator Enemy Of My Enemy #1 (Of 6) 
  • White Suits #1 (Of 4)

     BOOM! STUDIOS

  • Adventure Time #25 
  • Curse #2 (Of 4)
  • Joyners In 3D HC (Archaia) 
  • Loki Ragnarok And Roll #1 (Of 4)
  • Midas Flesh #3 (Of 8)
  • Robocop Memento Mori #1 (One Shot)

     IDW

  • Ben 10 #4 
  • Crow Midnight Legends Volume 6 Touch Of Evil TP 
  • Dinosaurs Attack TP
  • G.I. JOE A Real American Hero #199 
  • G.I. JOE Special Missions #12 
  • Godzilla Rulers Of Earth #9 
  • Jericho Season 4 #5 (Of 5)
  • X-Files Conspiracy Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1

     DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT

  • Ash And The Army Of Darkness #4  
  • Bad Ass #2 (Of 4) 
  • Battlestar Galactica Starbuck #4 (Of 4) 
  • Kings Watch #4 (Of 5) 
  • Red Sonja #7  
  • Red Sonja Volume 1 Queen Of Plagues TP 
  • Shadow Master Series Volume 1 TP
  • Vampirella The Essential Warren Years Volume 1 TP 
  • Warlord Of Mars #33  
  • Warlord Of Mars Dejah Thoris #36 

     VALIANT ENTERTAINMENT

  • Bloodshot And H.A.R.D. Corps #19  
  • Quantum And Woody #8  
  • Unity #4 

Games:

     CRYPTOZOIC ENTERTAINMENT

  • Adventure Time Card Wars Game 
  • Assassin's Creed Board Game

     FANTASY FLIGHT PUBLISHING

  • Star Wars RPG Edge Of The Empire Suns Of Fortune Sourcebook

What's on TV:

  • Dragons: Defenders of Berk S2E18 - Cartoon Network 8pm PST

 

Thursday, February 20

Books:

  • Influx - Daniel Suarez
  • Metro 2034 - Dmitry Glukhovsky (UK Release)
  • Moth and Spark - Anne Leonard

What's on TV:

  • King of the Nerds S2E5 - TBS 10pm PST

Conventions:

  • Dreamation 2014 - Morristown, NJ (Feb. 20 - 23)

 

Friday, February 21

Movies:

  • The Wind Rises (limited release; expands Feb. 28)

Conventions:

  • Con DFX XIII 2014 - Addsion, TX (Feb. 21-23)
  • Gamicon Psi 2014 - Iowa City, IA (Feb. 21-23)
  • Con-G 2014 - Guelph, Ontario, CANADA (Feb. 21-23)
  • Faeriecon West 2014 - Seattle, WA (Feb. 21-23)
  • Pensacon - Pensacola, FL (Feb. 21-23)
  • Con Nooga 2014 - Chattanooga, TN (Feb. 21-23)
  • Galaxy Fest III 2014 - Colorado Springs, CO (Feb. 21-23)

What's on TV:

  • Helix S1E8 - Syfy 10pm PST

 

Saturday, February 22

Conventions:

  • Might Con Dupage County - Wheaton, IL (Feb. 22-23)

What's on TV:

  • My Little Pony Friendship is Magic S4E15 - The Hub 7:30am PST
  • Pokemon S17E6 - Cartoon Network 8:30am PST

 

Sunday, February 23

Conventions:

  • NWI Comic-Con - Schereville, IN (Feb. 23)

What's on TV:

  • Bleach S15E17 - Cartoon Network 12am PST
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles S2E11 - Nickelodeon 11am PST
  • Talking Dead S4E11 - AMC 10pm PST