The Week in Geek: May 12 - 18

Check out the latest in comics, books, movies, and tv for the week, as well as upcoming conventions.  Here at Geek Say What? we are particularly excited about the upcoming release of Godzilla.  Have a geeky week!

 

Monday, May 12

Games:

  • Mortal Kombat vs DC Universe + Mortal Kombat Movie (Xbox 360)

What's on TV:

  • Adventure Time S6E5 - Cartoon Network 6pm PST
  • Regular Show S5E26 - Cartoon Network 6:30pm PST
  • Starcrossed S1E13 - CW 8pm PST
  • Metal Hurlant Chronicles S1E6 - SyFy 10:30pm PST

 

Tuesday, May 13

Books:

  • Bird Box: A Novel - Josh Malerman
  • Dead Man’s Hand: An Anthology of the Weird West - edited by John Joseph Adams
  • Defenders -  Will McIntosh
  • Nebula Awards Showcase 2014 - edited by Kiji Johnson
  • Queen of the Dark Things - C. Robert Cargill
  • The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Eight - edited by Jonathan Strahan
  • The Hydra Protocol - David Wellington
  • The Kraken Project - Douglas Preston
  • The Very Best of Tad Williams - Tad Williams

Games:

  • Borderlands 2 (PS Vita)

DVDs:

  • Doctor Who - The Second Series, Part 2
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  • I, Frankenstein
  • The Jetsons - Season 3

What's on TV:

  • Glee S5E20 - Fox 8pm PST
  • Marvel's Agents of SHIELD S1E22 - ABC 8pm PST
  • Jim Henson's Creature Shop Challenge S1E7 - SyFy 9pm PST

 

Wednesday, May 14

Comics:

     DC COMICS

  • Absolute Superman Batman Volume 2 HC 
  • Action Comics #31 
  • Aquaman Volume 3 Throne Of Atlantis TP 
  • Aquaman Volume 4 Death Of A King HC 
  • Arrow Volume 2 TP 
  • Authority Volume 1 TP 
  • Batgirl #31 
  • Batman Bruce Wayne Murderer TP (New Edition) 
  • Batman Eternal #6 
  • Batman Legends Of The Dark Knight Volume 2 TP 
  • Coffin Hill Volume 1 Forest Of The Night TP 
  • Constantine #14 
  • DC Comics Presents The Demon Driven Out #1 
  • Fables #140 
  • FBP Federal Bureau Of Physics #10 
  • Green Lantern Corps #31 
  • JSA Omnibus By Geoff Johns Volume 1 HC 
  • Justice League United #1  
  • New 52 Futures End #2 
  • Royals Masters Of War #4 (Of 6) 
  • Scooby-Doo Where Are You #45 
  • Smallville Season 11 Lantern #2 (Of 4) 
  • Spectre Volume 1 Crimes And Judgments TP 
  • Superboy #31 
  • Superman Doomed #1 (One Shot) 
  • Superman The Man Of Tomorrow Archives Volume 3 HC 
  • Superman Wonder Woman #8 
  • Worlds' Finest #23

     MARVEL COMICS

  • Age Of Ultron Companion TP 
  • All-New Ghost Rider #3  
  • All-New Ultimates #2 
  • All-New X-Men #27  
  • Amazing Spider-Man Peter Parker The One And Only TP 
  • Avengers #29 
  • Avengers Undercover #4
  • Captain America #20 
  • Captain Marvel #3  
  • Deadly Hands Of Kung Fu #1 (Of 4) 
  • Deadpool #28 
  • Fantastic Four #4 
  • Hulk By Jeph Loeb The Complete Collection Volume 2 TP
  • Iron Man #25 
  • Iron Man Volume 4 Iron Metropolitan HC 
  • Marvel Knights X-Men Haunted TP 
  • Marvel Masterworks Daredevil Volume 8 HC 
  • Marvel Universe Avengers Assemble #8 
  • New Avengers #18  
  • Night Of The Living Deadpool #1 (Of 4)(Cullen Bunn Signed Edition) 
  • Nightcrawler #2  
  • Secret Avengers #3  
  • She-Hulk By Dan Slott The Complete Collection Volume 2 TP 
  • Twelve The Complete Series TP 
  • United States Of Murder Inc #1  
  • Wolverine #6 
  • X-Force #5

     IMAGE COMICS

  • Bounce #12 
  • Field #2 (Of 4) 
  • Krampus #5 
  • Manifest Destiny Volume 1 TP 
  • Mice Templar IV Legend #10  
  • Minimum Wage #5 
  • Shutter #2  
  • Starlight #3  
  • Stray Bullets Killers #3
  • Tales From The Con Year One 
  • Think Tank Fun With PTSD #1 
  • Walking Dead #1 (10th Anniversary Edition) 
  • Walking Dead #127

     DARK HORSE COMICS

  • Abe Sapien #12
  • Art Of Plants Vs Zombies A Visual Retro Retropsec Book HC
  • Art Of Wolfenstein The New Order HC
  • Blade Of The Immortal Volume 29 Beyond Good And Evil TP 
  • Hellboy In Hell #6
  • Hellboy In Hell Volume 1 The Descent TP 
  • Jack Kraken (One Shot) 
  • Mandala TP
  • Samurai Executioner Omnibus Volume 1 TP 
  • Star Wars #17
  • Terminator Enemy Of My Enemy #3 (Of 6)
  • X #13

     BOOM! STUDIOS

  • Adventure Time Candy Capers Volume 1 TP 
  • Adventure Time Mathematical Edition Volume 1 HC  
  • Bee And Puppycat #1 
  • Clive Barker's Next Testament #9 (Of 12) 
  • Deceivers #5 (Of 6) 
  • Herobear And The Kid Volume 1 The Inheritance TP 
  • Lumberjanes #2 (Of 8)
  • Returning #3 (Of 4) 
  • Rust Volume 3 Death Of The Rocket Boy HC 
  • Sons Of Anarchy #9 

     IDW

  • Ben 10 Volume 1 TP
  • Definitive Flash Gordon And Jungle Jim Volume 4 HC 
  • G.I. JOE A Real American Hero #202 
  • Jack Kirby's New Gods Artist's Edition HC
  • Judge Dredd #19  
  • Judge Dredd Classics Volume 1 Apocalypse War HC 
  • Judge Dredd Volume 4 13 Badges TP 
  • Kill Shakespeare #1 (Hundred Penny Press Game Edition) 
  • Locke And Key Head Games #1 (Hundred Penny Press Edition) 
  • Mars Attacks First Born #1 (Of 4) 
  • Red Star Treasury Edition  
  • Rogue Trooper Classics #1 (Of 12) 
  • Star Trek New Visions #1  
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Classics Volume 8 TP 
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles New Animated Adventures #11 
  • Transformers More Than Meets The Eye #29  
  • Transformers Regeneration One Volume 4 TP 
  • WEIRD Love #1  
  • Wraith Welcome To Christmasland #6 (Of 7)

     DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT

  • Ash And The Army Of Darkness #7  
  • Bad Ass #1 (Of 4) 
  • Doc Savage #2  
  • Miss Fury #11  
  • Shadow #25 
  • Turok Dinosaur Hunter #3 

     VALIANT ENTERTAINMENT

  • Archer And Armstrong Deluxe Edition Volume 1 HC
  • Bloodshot And H.A.R.D. Corps #22 
  • Quantum And Woody #10 

     ASPEN

  • Nothing New This Week

Games:

     FANTASY FLIGHT PUBLISHING

  • Android Netrunner LCG Honor And Profit Expansion 
  • Star Wars X-Wing Rebel Transport Expansion Pack

     NECA/WIZKIDS

  • DC HeroClix War Of Light Sinestro Corps War Scenario Pack 
  • Marvel HeroClix Deadpool Booster Brick
  • Marvel HeroClix Deadpool Organized Play Kit

     USAOPOLY

  • Doctor Who Risk The Dalek Invasion Of Earth Collector's Edition
  • Super Mario Bros Connect 4

     WIZARDS OF THE COAST

  • Magic The Gathering TCG Journey Into NYX Booster
  • Magic The Gathering TCG Journey Into NYX Fat Pack 
  • Magic The Gathering TCG Journey Into NYX Intro Deck

What's on TV:

  • Teen Titans Go S1E51 - Cartoon Network 6:30pm PST

Books:

  • Paradise Sky - Joe Lansdale (UK Release)

 

Thursday, May 15

 Books:

  • In Dark Service - Stephen Hunt

Games:

  • Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition

What's on TV:

  • The Big Bang Theory S7E24 - CBS 8pm PST
  • Rosemary's Baby S1E2 - NBC 9pm PST
  • Elementary S2E24 - CBS 10pm PST

Conventions:

  • UFO Fest 2014 - McMinnville, OR (May 15 - May 17)

 

Friday, May 16

Movies:

  • Godzilla (2D/3D/IMAX)

Games:

  • Bound by Fame (PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360)

What's on TV:

  • Grimm S3E22 - CW 9pm PST
  • Hannibal S2E12 - NBC 10pm PST

Conventions:

  • Anime Central - Rosemont, IL (May 16 - May 18)
  • Console Room 2014 - Bloomington, MN (May 16 - May 18)
  • Dallas Comic Con 2014 - Dallas, TX (May 16 - May 18)
  • Huzzah! 2014 - Portland, ME (May 16 - May 18)
  • Ice & Fire Con 2014 - New Plymouth, OH (May 16 - May 18)
  • Keycon - Winnipeg, MB, CANADA (May 16 - May 18)
  • Steampunk World's Fair - Piscataway, NJ (May 16 - May 18)

 

Saturday, May 17

Conventions:

  • Big Wow Comic Fest 2014 - San Jose, CA (May 17 - May 18)

What's on TV:

  • Pokémon S17E18 - Cartoon Network 8am PST
  • Transformers Rescue Bots S2E13 - The Hub 10:30am PST

 

Sunday, May 18

What's on TV:

  • Bleach S16E3 - Cartoon Network 12am PST
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles S2E18 - Nickelodeon 11am PST 
  • Game of Thrones S4E7 - HBO 6pm PST
  • Penny Dreadful S1E2 - Showtime 7pm PST
  • Silicon Valley S1E7 - HBO 7pm PST
  • Veep S3E7 - HBO 7:30pm PST
  • Cosmos S1E11 - FOX 9pm PST
  • Robot Chicken S7E6 - Cartoon Network 11:30pm PST