The Week in Geek: February 3 - February 9

Check out the latest in comics, books, and tv for the week, as well as upcoming conventions. This week we are looking forward to The LEGO Movie - looks like a fun spoof on geek culture.  Have a geeky week!

 

Monday, February 3

 

Tuesday, February 4

Books:

  • Annihilation - Jeff VanderMeer
  • Definitely Maybe - Arkady Strugatsky, Strugatsky Boris, and Antonia W. Bouis (Translator)
  • Diablo III: Storm of Light - Nate Kenyon
  • Dreamwalker - C. S. Friedman
  • Like a Mighty Army (Safehold) - David Weber
  • Stolen Crown: A Novel of Mithgar - Dennis L. McKiernan
  • The Flight of the Silvers - Daniel Price
  • The Reaver: The Sundering, Book IV  - Richard Lee Byers
  • Three Princes - Ramona Wheeler
  • To Sail A Darkling Sea - John Ringo
  • V-S Day: A Novel of Alternate History - Allen Steele

DVDs:

  • Free Birds
  • My Little Pony Friendship is Magic Season 3
  • The White Queen - Starz Mini Series

What's on TV:

  • Face Off S6E3 - SyFy 8pm PST
  • Marvel's Agents of SHIELD S1E13 - ABC 8pm PST

 

Wednesday, February 5

Comics:

     DC COMICS

  • Action Comics #28 
  • Batman Black And White #6 (Of 6) 
  • Batman Joker's Daughter #1 (One Shot) 
  • Batwing #28 
  • DC Comics Presents Harley Quinn #1
  • Deathstroke Volume 2 Lobo Hunt TP (Resolicited) 
  • Detective Comics #28 
  • Dial H Volume 2 Exchange TP 
  • DMZ Deluxe Edition Volume 1 HC 
  • Earth 2 #20 
  • Fables Deluxe Edition Volume 8 HC (resolicited) 
  • Fairest #23
  • Flash Volume 2 Rogues Revolution TP (resolicited)
  • Forever Evil #5 (Of 7)
  • Forever Evil Arkham War #5 (Of 6) 
  • Green Arrow #28 
  • Green Lantern Red Lanterns #28  
  • Hinterkind #5 
  • JLA Volume 4 TP 
  • Looney Tunes #217 
  • Movement #9
  • Ravagers Volume 2 Heavenly Destruction TP 
  • Stormwatch #28 
  • Strange Adventures TP
  • Superman Family Adventures Volume 2 TP 
  • Swamp Thing #28 
  • Trillium #6 (Of 8)
  • Trinity Of Sin The Phantom Stranger #16 
  • Vampire Diaries #2

     MARVEL COMICS

  • All-New Invaders #2 
  • Avengers #25 (Stan Lee Signed Edition)(Dynamic Forces) 
  • Avengers A.I. #9 
  • Avengers World #1 
  • Black Widow #3 
  • Captain America #16.NOW  
  • Captain America Living Legend TP, $15.99 
  • Castle Richard Castle's Storm Season TP 
  • Deadpool By Posehn And Duggan Volume 1 HC 
  • Infinity HC
  • Infinity Heist The Hunt TP 
  • Iron Man #21
  • Loki Agent Of Asgard #1 
  • Marvel Knights Spider-Man #5 (Of 5) 
  • Mighty Avengers #6 
  • Ms. Marvel #1  
  • New Avengers #14
  • Painkiller Jane The Price Of Freedom #4 (Of 4) 
  • Punisher #1 
  • Savage Wolverine Volume 2 Hands On A Dead Body HC (Premiere Edition) 
  • Star-Lord Annihilation Conquest TP 
  • Superior Carnage Annual #1 
  • Superior Foes Of Spider-Man #8
  • Ultimate Comics The Ultimates #13 (Sam Humphries Signed Edition)(Dynamic Forces) 
  • Wolverine #1  
  • X-Men #10.NOW  
  • X-Men Phalanx Covenant HC

     IMAGE COMICS

  • Aphrodite IX #8
  • Apocalypse Al #1 (Of 4)
  • Artifacts #34 
  • Drumhellar #4 
  • Five Ghosts #9
  • Invincible Universe #10 
  • Lazarus #6
  • Minimum Wage #2 
  • Reality Check TP 
  • Secret #5 (resolicited)
  • Sidekick #5  
  • Ten Grand #1 (Jae Lee Signed Edition)(Dynamic Forces)

     DARK HORSE COMICS

  • Avatar The Last Airbender The Search Library Edition HC 
  • Axe Cop Volume 5 Axe Cop Gets Married And Other Stories TP 
  • Bad Blood #2 (Of 5)
  • Baltimore Chapel Of Bones #2 (Of 2) 
  • Bloodhound Crowbar Medicine #5 (Of 5) 
  • Captain Midnight Volume 1 On The Run TP 
  • Catalyst Comix #8 (Of 9)
  • Conan The Phantoms Of The Black Coast TP 
  • Creepy Archives Volume 18 HC
  • EC Archives The Vault Of Horror Volume 3 HC 
  • Forbidden Worlds Archives Volume 3 HC 
  • Grimm's Journal
  • Grindhouse Doors Open At Midnight #5 (Of 8) 
  • Juice Squeezers #2 (Of 4)
  • Lobster Johnson Get The Lobster #1 (Of 5) 
  • Marvel Classic Character X-Men #4 Beast 
  • Mass Effect Foundation #1 (#1 For $1 Edition) 
  • Mass Effect Foundation Volume 1 TP 
  • Michael Avon Oeming's The Victories #9 
  • Occultist #5 (Of 5)
  • Robert E. Howard's Savage Sword #7
  • Sherlock Holmes And The Vampires Of London HC 
  • Star Wars #5 (Of 8)(Lucas Draft) 
  • Star Wars Legacy Volume 3 HC
  • Strain The Fall Volume 1 TP
  • Terminator Salvation The Final Battle #3 (Of 12)

     BOOM! STUDIOS

  • Adventure Time The Flip Side #2 (Of 6)
  • Adventure Time With Fionna And Cake #1 (Of 6) 
  • Aliens Vs Parker Volume 1 TP 
  • Garfield #22  
  • Regular Show #9 
  • Revelations #2 (Of 6) 
  • Robocop Hominem Ex Machina #1 (One Shot) 
  • Robocop Last Stand #7 (Of 8) 
  • Suicide Risk #10 

     DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT

  • Best Of Pantha The Warren Stories HC 
  • Codename Action #5 (Of 6) 
  • Damsels #12 
  • Dejah Thoris And The Green Men Of Mars #10 (Of 12)
  • Dejah Thoris And The Green Men Of Mars Volume 1 Red Meat TP 
  • Grimm The Warlock #3 (Of 4) 
  • Jennifer Blood #36  
  • Mark Waid's The Green Hornet #9  
  • Noir #4 (Of 5) 
  • Shadow #22 
  • Shadow Year One #7 (Of 10)
  • Spider #17  
  • Turok Dinosaur Hunter #1 
  • Twilight Zone #2 
  • Vampirella #38 
  • Warlord Of Mars Dejah Thoris #35 
  • Zorro Rides Again Volume 2 The Wrath Of Lady Zorro TP

     VALIANT ENTERTAINMENT

  • Archer And Armstrong Archer #0  
  • Harbinger Volume 4 Perfect Day TP 
  • Shadowman #15 

Games:

FANTASY FLIGHT PUBLISHING

  • Android Netrunner LCG True Colors Data Pack

NECA/WIZKIDS

  • DC Heroclix Legion Of Superheroes 24-Count Gravity Feed
  • Marvel HeroClix AvX Month 2 Organized Play Kit
  • Star Trek Attack Wing The Dominion War Month 5 Organized Play Kit

USAOPOLY

  • World Of Warcraft Trivial Pursuit

What's on TV:

  • Arrow S2E13 - CW 8pm PST
  • Psych S8E5 - USA Network 9pm PST

 

Thursday, February 6

Books:

  • Archetype - M. D. Waters

What's on TV:

  • The Big Bang Theory S7E15 - CBS 8pm PST
  • King of the Nerds S2E3 - TBS 10pm PST

Conventions:

  • Capricon 2014 - Wheeling, IL (Feb. 6 - 9)
  • Templecon 2014 - Warwick, RI (Feb. 6 - 9)

 

Friday, February 7

Movies:

  • After the Dark (limited)
  • The LEGO Movie

Games:

  • Bravely Default (Nintendo 3DS)
  • LEGO Movie Videogame (Xbox One, Xbox 360, Playstation 3, PS Vita, PS4, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U, PC)

What's on TV:

  • Helix S1E6 - Syfy 10pm PST

Conventions:

  • Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con 2014 - New Orleans, LA (Feb. 7 - 9)
  • Ushicon 2014 - Round Rock, TX (Feb. 7 - 8)

 

Saturday, February 8

What's on TV:

  • My Little Pony Friendship is Magic S4E13 - The Hub 7:30am PST

Conventions:

  • Scifi Expo 2014 - Irving, TX (Feb. 8 - 9)

 

Sunday, February 9

What's on TV:

  • The Walking Dead S4E9 - AMC 9pm PST
  • Talking Dead S4E9 - AMC 10pm PST