The Week in Geek: June 2 - June 8

Check out the latest in comics, books, movies, and tv for the week, as well as upcoming conventions.  Nothing terribly exciting happening this week, but there is a good mix of new books, comics, and DVDs coming out.  And Phoenix Comicon is happening this weekend too!  Have a geeky week!

 

Monday, June 2

 

Tuesday, June 3

Books:

  • A Barricade in Hell - Jaime Lee Moyer
  • A Shiver of Light (A Merry Gentry Novel) - Laurell K. Hamilton
  • Blood Red (Elemental Masters) - Mercedes Lackey
  • Ecko Burning - Danie Ware (US Debut)
  • Graduation Day - Joelle Charbonneau
  • On the Steel Breeze (Poseidon's Children) - Alastair Reynolds
  • Prince of Fools (The Red Queen's War) - Mark Lawrence
  • Property of a Lady Faire: A Secret Histories Nove - Simon R. Green
  • The Dark Between the Stars - Kevin J. Anderson
  • The Herald: The Sundering, Book VI - Ed Greenwood
  • The Immortals of Meluha: The Shiva Trilogy: Book 1 - Amish Tripathi
  • The Long Childhood LP: A Novel - Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter
  • The Merchant Emperor (The Symphony of Ages) - Elizabeth Haydon
  • The Science of Discworld: A Novel - Terry Pratchet

Games:

  • Hyperdimension Neptunia PP (PS Vita)
  • Murdered: Soul Suspect Limited Edition (PlayStation 3, PS 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One)
  • Tropico 5 (PC)
  • WildStar (PC)

DVDs:

  • Breaking Bad: The Complete Series (DVD, Blu-Ray)
  • Doctor Who - The Doctors Revisited Gift Set
  • Power Rangers Turbo - Season 2
  • RoboCop
  • The Adventures of Batman
  • The New Adventures of Superman - Seasons 2 & 3
  • The Walking Dead - The Complete Seasons 1-3 (Blu-Ray)
  • True Blood - Season 6 (DVD & Blu-Ray)

What's on TV:

  • Heroes of Cosplay S1E8 - Syfy 9pm PST
  • The Wil Wheaton Project S1E2 - Syfy 10pm PST

 

Wednesday, June 4

Comics:

     DC COMICS

  • Action Comics #32 
  • Aquaman And The Others #3
  • Batman '66 Meets The Green Hornet #1 (Of 6)
  • Batman And Robin Volume 3 Death Of The Family TP
  • Batman And Robin Volume 4 Requiem For Damian HC
  • Batman Arkham Asylum Living Hell Deluxe Edition HC
  • Batman Eternal #9
  • Batwing #32
  • Before Watchmen Minutemen Silk Spectre TP
  • Earth 2 #24 
  • Green Arrow #32
  • Green Lantern #32 
  • Hellblazer Volume 8 Rake At The Gates Of Hell TP
  • Hinterkind #8
  • Justice League 3000 #7
  • Looney Tunes #219
  • New 52 Futures End #5
  • Stormwatch Volume 2 TP
  • Stormwatch Volume 4 Reset TP
  • Swamp Thing #32
  • Swamp Thing Volume 4 Seeder TP
  • Tiny Titans Return To The Treehouse #1 (Of 6) 
  • Trinity Of Sin The Phantom Stranger #20
  • Vampire Diaries #6
  • Wake #9 (Of 10)

     MARVEL COMICS

  • All-New X-Factor #9
  • Amazing X-Men #8 
  • Amazing X-Men Annual #1 
  • Avengers #24.NOW 
  • Avengers World #7 
  • Black Widow #7
  • Captain America #21
  • Cyclops #2 
  • Deadpool #27 
  • Indestructible Hulk Volume 4 Humanity Bomb HC 
  • Inhumanity HC 
  • Iron Fist The Living Weapon #3 
  • Iron Man #27
  • Loki Agent Of Asgard #5
  • Magneto #5 
  • Miles Morales The Ultimate Spider-Man #2 
  • Miracleman #7 
  • Moon Knight #4
  • New Warriors #5
  • Nova Classic Volume 3 TP 
  • Original Sin #3 (Of 8)R
  • Painkiller Jane The 22 Brides #1 (Of 3)
  • Punisher #1 (Nathan Edmondson Signed & Ken Haeser Remarked Edition) 
  • Punisher #6
  • Punisher MAX By Jason Aaron Omnibus HC
  • Superior Foes Of Spider-Man #12
  • Uncanny Avengers Volume 2 The Apocalypse Twins TP 
  • Wolverine And The X-Men By Jason Aaron Omnibus HC

     IMAGE COMICS

  • 68 Rule Of War #3 
  • Black Science #1 
  • Burn The Orphanage Reign Of Terror #2 (Of 5)
  • Clone #17
  • Darkness Close Your Eyes (One Shot) 
  • Dream Police #2 
  • Five Ghosts #12 
  • Five Weapons #9
  • Great Pacific #15  
  • Madame Frankenstein #2 (Of 7) 
  • Morning Glories Volume 7 TP 
  • Nailbiter #2
  • One-Hit Wonder #3 (Of 5)
  • Pretty Deadly #1 
  • Protectors Inc Volume 1 TP 
  • Rise Of The Magi #1 
  • Spawn #244
  • Superannuated Man #1 (Of 6)
  • Velvet #1  
  • Walking Dead Volume 4 Spanish Language Edition TP 
  • Witchblade #175 

     DARK HORSE COMICS

  • Angel And Faith Season 10 #3  
  • Dragon Age Library Edition Volume 1 HC 
  • Ghost #4 
  • Lobster Johnson Get The Lobster #4 (Of 5) 
  • Mass Effect Foundation Volume 2 TP 
  • Michael Avon Oeming's The Victories #12 
  • Nexus Omnibus Volume 5 TP 
  • Robert E. Howard's Savage Sword #8
  • Toshiro TP

     BOOM! STUDIOS

  • Adventure Time The Flip Side #6 (Of 6) 
  • Big Trouble In Little China #1 
  • Garfield #26  
  • Revelations #6 (Of 6) 
  • Suicide Risk #14 
  • Woods #2 

     IDW

  • G.I. JOE A Real American Hero #203
  • G.I. JOE Origins Omnibus Volume 1 TP
  • Judge Dredd Mega-City Two #5 (Of 5) 
  • Maxx Maxximized #8
  • Parker The Martini Edition Limited Variant Edition HC
  • Samurai Jack Volume 1 The Threads Of Time TP
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #34 
  • X-Files Art Gallery #1 

     DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT

  • Battlestar Galactica #12  
  • Black Bat #11 
  • Captain Action Cat The Timestream Catastrophe #2 (Of 4) 
  • Chaos #1 (Of 6)
  • Chaos #2 (Of 6)
  • Doc Savage #6 
  • Jim Butcher's The Dresden Files War Cry #1 (Of 6)
  • New Vampirella #1 
  • Red Sonja #1 

     VALIANT ENTERTAINMENT

  • Quantum And Woody #11 
  • Rai #2 

     ASPEN

  • Jirni Volume 2 #1

Games:

     ENTERPLAY

  • My Little Pony CCG Canterlot Nights Booster
  • My Little Pony CCG Canterlot Nights Theme Deck

     FANTASY FLIGHT PUBLISHING

  • Star Wars X-Wing Tantive IV Expansion Pack

     Z-MAN GAMES

  • Agricola Bielefeld Deck Expansion

 

Thursday, June 5

 Books:

  • Blood Will Follow - Snorri Kristijansson (UK Release)
  • The Galaxy Game - Karen Lord (UK Release) 
  • The Oath of the Vayaputras - Amish (UK Release)
  • Willful Child - Steven Erikson (UK Release)

Conventions:

  • Colossalcon - Sundusky, OH (Jun 5 - Jun 8)
  • Phoenix Comicon - Phoenix, AZ (Jun 5 - Jun 8)

 

Friday, June 6

Movies:

  • Edge of Tomorrow

Games:

  • Tomodachi Life

What's on TV:

  • Continuum S3E10 - Syfy 10pm PST
  • Crossbones S2E2 - NBC 10pm PST

Conventions:

  • A-Kon - Dallas, TX (Jun 6 - Jun 8)
  • AnimeNEXT - Somerset, NJ (Jun 6 - Jun 8)
  • Creation Star Trek - Rosemont, IL (Jun 6 - Jun 8)
  • Desucon - Lahti, Finland (Jun 6 - Jun 8)
  • Duckon 2014 - Wheeling, IL (Jun 6 - Jun 8)
  • Geekout 2014 - Ashville, NC (Jun 6 - Jun 8)
  • HamaCon - Huntsville, AL (Jun 6 - Jun 8)

 

Saturday, June 7

Conventions:

  • ArcadiaCon - Galveston, TX (Jun 7 - Jun 8)
  • Bayou Wars 2014 - Kenner, LA (Jun 7 - Jun 9)
  • Hero Hype Con - Miami, FL (June 7 ONLY)
  • MCM Belfast Comic Con - Belfast, United Kingdom (Jun 7 - Jun 8)
  • Terror Con - Providence, RI (Jun 7 - Jun 8)

What's on TV:

  • Transformers Rescue Bots S2E16 - The Hub 10:30am PST

 

Sunday, June 8

What's on TV:

  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles S2E19 - Nickelodeon 11am PST
  • Game of Thrones S4E9 - HBO 6pm PST
  • Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey S1E13 - FOX 9pm PST