The Week in Geek: April 14 - April 20

Check out the latest in comics, books, movies, and tv for the week, as well as upcoming conventions.  It's a pretty quite week in the geek world - another great week to get caught up on your backlog of games, comics, books, and tv.  Here at Geek Say What? we will be gearing up for an awesome weekend at WonderCon.  If you happen to be in the area feel free to contact us on Facebook, Twitter, or in the website comments so we can plan a meet-up!  Have a geeky week!

 

Monday, April 14

Games:

  • Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn
  • Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Collector's Edition

 

Tuesday, April 15

Books:

  • Transhuman - Ben Bova
  • Unwrapped Sky - Rjurik Davidson

Games:

  • 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil (PlayStation 3, Xbox One)
  • Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars (PS Vita, Nintendo 3DS)
  • Trials Fusion (PS4, Xbox One)

DVDs:

  • The Nut Job

What's on TV:

  • Glee S5E16 - Fox 8pm PST
  • Marvel's Agents of SHIELD S1E17 - ABC 8pm PST

 

Wednesday, April 16

Comics:

     DC COMICS

  • Adventures Of Superman Volume 1 TP 
  • American Vampire Second Cycle #2 
  • Batman #30  
  • Batman And Wonder Woman #30  
  • Batman Eternal #2 
  • Batwoman #30  
  • Birds Of Prey #30
  • Daytripper Deluxe Edition HC 
  • Final Crisis TP (New Edition) 
  • Green Lantern New Guardians #30 
  • Harley Quinn #5 
  • Joker Death Of The Family TP 
  • Justice League #29 
  • Justice League Of America Omnibus Volume 1 HC 
  • Red Hood And The Outlaws #30 
  • Sinestro #1 
  • Smallville Season 11 Lantern #1 (Of 4) 
  • Supergirl #30
  • Trinity Of Sin Pandora #10 
  • Unwritten Volume 2 Apocalypse #4 
  • Wonder Woman #30 

     MARVEL COMICS

  • Amazing X-Men #1
  • Amazing X-Men #6
  • Daredevil By Mark Waid Volume 7 HC (Premiere Edition) 
  • Deadpool Vs Carnage #2 (Of 4) 
  • Hulk #1 
  • Miracleman #1  
  • Ms. Marvel #3  
  • Nova #16
  • Origin II #1 (Of 5)
  • Spider-Man Newspaper Strips Volume 1 TP 
  • Superior Spider-Man #31 
  • Superior Spider-Man Volume 5 The Superior Venom TP 
  • Thor Epic Collection Volume 11 A Kingdom Lost TP 
  • Thor God Of Thunder #21 
  • Ultimate FF #1  
  • Uncanny X-Men #20 
  • Uncanny X-Men Omnibus Volume 2 HC 
  • What If Age Of Ultron #3 (Of 5)
  • Winter Soldier The Bitter March #3 (Of 5)
  • Wolverine #4
  • Wolverine And The X-Men #3  
  • X-Force #3  
  • X-Men #13 

     IMAGE COMICS

  • Art Of Millarworld HC
  • Five Weapons #8 
  • Genesis GN 
  • Mercenary Sea #3 
  • Minimum Wage #4 
  • Morning Glories #38 
  • Sex Criminals Volume 1 TP 
  • Shotgun Wedding #3 (Of 4) 
  • Stray Bullets Killers #2
  • Voice In The Dark #6 
  • Witchblade #174 

     DARK HORSE COMICS

  • B.P.R.D. Hell On Earth #118 
  • B.P.R.D. Hell On Earth Volume 8 Lake Of Fire TP 
  • Brain Boy Volume 1 Psy Vs Psy TP
  • Chronicles Of Conan Volume 26 Legion Of The Dead And Other Stories TP 
  • Crime Does Not Pay Archives Volume 7 HC 
  • Dark Horse Presents #35
  • Emily And The Strangers #1 (#1 For $1 Edition)
  • Ghost #3
  • Ghost Omnibus Volume 5 TP
  • Itty Bitty Hellboy TP 
  • Skyman #4 (Of 4) 
  • Star Wars #7 (Of 8)
  • Star Wars Darth Vader And The Cry Of Shadows #5 (Of 5) 
  • Star Wars Volume 2 From The Ruins Of Alderaan TP 
  • Trekker The Train To Avalon Bay TP 
  • White Suits #3 (Of 4)

     BOOM! STUDIOS

  • Adventure Time #27 
  • Adventure Time Sugary Shorts Volume 1 TP 
  • Curse #4 (Of 4)
  • Regular Show Volume 1 TP 
  • Translucid #1 (Of 6)

     IDW

  • 24 Omnibus TP
  • Crow Pestilence #2 (Of 4) 
  • Frankenstein Alive Alive #3  
  • Frankenstein Alive Alive Reanimated Edition 
  • Ghostbusters Volume 7 Happy Horror Days TP 
  • Godzilla History's Greatest Monster TP 
  • Godzilla Rulers Of Earth Volume 2 TP 
  • Haunted Horror #10  
  • Powerpuff Girls Volume 1 TP 
  • Star Mage #1 (Of 6) 
  • Star Slammers Re-Mastered #2  
  • Superman The Silver Age Newspaper Dailies Volume 2 1961-1963 HC 
  • T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents #7  
  • Transformers Dark Cybertron Volume 1 TP 
  • Transformers Windblade #1 (Of 4) 
  • X-Files Annual 2014 

     DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT

  • Bad Ass #4 (Of 4)
  • Captain Action Cat The Timestream Catastrophe #1 (Of 4)
  • Shadow #24 
  • Six Million Dollar Man Season 6 #1 
  • Solar Man Of The Atom #1 
  • Twilight Zone #1 
  • Warlord Of Mars #100 

     VALIANT ENTERTAINMENT

  • X-O Manowar #24

     ASPEN

  • All New Executive Assistant Iris #4 (Of 5)
  • All New Fathom #6 (Of 8)

Games:

     FANTASY FLIGHT PUBLISHING

  • Android Netrunner LCG Double Time Data Pack 
  • Star Wars Edge Of The Empire RPG Jewel Of Yavin SC 
  • Star Wars LCG Heroes And Legends Force Pack

     NECA/WIZKIDS

  • Star Trek Attack Wing Borg Sphere 4270 Expansion

 

Thursday, April 17

 Books:

  • The Eye of Winter's Fury - Michael J. Ward (UK Release)
  • Son of the Morning - Mark Alder (UK Release)

What's on TV:

  • Vikings S2E8 - History 7pm PST
  • Community S5E13 - NBC 8pm PST

Conventions:

  • Minicon 49 - Minneapolis, MN (Apr. 17 - Apr. 20)
  • Norwescon 2014 - SeaTac, WA (Apr. 17 - Apr. 20)

 

Friday, April 18

Movies:

  • Bears (from Disneynature)
  • Poseidon Rex (limited - looks like a perfect movie to MST3K)
  • Transcendence (2D and IMAX)

Conventions:

  • Anime Conji 2014 - San Diego, CA (Apr. 18 - Apr. 20)
  • Awesomecon DC 2014 - Washington, DC (Apr. 18 - Apr. 20)
  • Fan Expo Vancouver - Vancouver, BC, CANADA (Apr. 18 - Apr. 20)
  • Sakuracon 2014 - Seattle, WA (Apr. 18 - Apr. 20)
  • Satelite 2014 - Glasgow City, UK  (Apr. 18 - Apr. 20)
  • WonderCon 2014 - Anaheim, CA (Apr. 18 - Apr. 20) - COME SAY HI TO THE GEEK SAY WHAT? CREW!!!

 

Saturday, April 19

Conventions:

  • Nashicon 2014 - Columbia, SC (Apr. 19 - Apr. 20)

What's on TV:

  • My Little Pony Friendship is Magic S4E22 - The Hub 7:30am
  • Pokémon S17E14 - Cartoon Network 8:30am PST
  • Transformers Rescue Bots S2E9 - The Hub 10:30am PST

 

Sunday, April 20

What's on TV:

  • Bleach S15E25 - Cartoon Network 12am PST
  • Game of Thrones S4E3 - HBO 6pm PST
  • Once Upon a Time S3E18 - ABC 8pm PST
  • Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey S1E7 - FOX 9pm PST
  • Robot Chicken S7E2 - Cartoon Network 11:30pm PST