Geek in the Morning: Tuesday February 28, 2017


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On This Day…

  • Black released in 2006
  • Turok Dinosaur Hunter released in 1996

In Fictional History

  • Artists begin dreaming of Cthulhu and the city R’lyeh in 1925
  • Edmond Dante escapes prison 1829

Geeky News!

How do you feel about Russell Crowe as Cable?

David Ayer teases Black Mask in Gotham City Sirens

New update and DLC for The Division coming tomorrow

This weeks Comics to read

EA exec Peter Moore is leaving to be CEO of Liverpool FC

Minecraft hits incredible sales milestone

Oscars Summary

Twitch is starting to sell games its streamers are playing

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War is revealed

WoW – Legion News

Freebies and Sales!

XBox One Deals of the Week

PS4 Weekly Deals

Nintendo Weekly Deals

Humble Bundle – Civ bundle

Humble Bundle – PC Lovers

Steam Specials

Midtown Comics – Deal of the day

Upcoming Events: (from https://www.upcomingcons.com/)

  • Ultracon Super Toy Show – March 4, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Sensei Matsuri – March 4-5, Long Island City, NY
  • AICON – March 4-5, Wrest Point, TAS, Australia
  • Classic Toy & Comic Expo – March 4-5, Parkersburg, WV
  • Anime & Comic Kon – March 4-5, Murfreesboro, TN
  • Infinity Toy & Comic Con – March 4, Orlando, FL
  • Vancoufer – March 9-12, Richmond, BC, Canada
  • ShushCon – March 10-12, Pawleys Island, SC
  • Revlon 28 – March 10-12, Houston, TX
  • Naka-Kon – March 10-12, Overland Park, KS

Releasing Today!

Books (from Bookreporter):

New Hardcover February 28th –

  • New Hardcover February 14th –Cravings: How I Conquered Food by Judy Collins – Autobiography, Cooking, Nonfiction,
  • Banana Cream Pie Murder: A Hannah Swensen Mystery with Recipes! by Joanne Fluke -Fiction, Mystery
  • Bone Box: A Decker/Lazarus Novel by Faye Kellerman – Fiction, Mystery
  • Dodge City: Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, and the Wickedest Town in the American West by Tom Clavin – History, Nonfiction
  • Harmless Like You by Rowan Hisayo Buchanan – Fiction
  • Jonathan Swift: The Reluctant Rebel by John Stubbs – Biography, History, Nonfiction
  • Marked for Revenge by Emelie Schepp – Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Miss Treadway and the Field of Stars by Miranda Emmerson – Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Mystery, Mystery
  • Ripper: The Secret Life of Walter Sickert by Patricia Cornwell – Nonfiction, True Crime
  • The Fifth Element by Jørgen Brekke – Fiction, Mystery
  • The Horseman by Tim Pears – Fiction, Historical Fiction
  • The Lost Book of the Grail by Charlie Lovett – Fiction, Mystery
  • Waking Lions by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen – Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

New Paperback February 28th –

  • War, Spies and Bobby Sox: Stories about World War II at Home by Libby Fischer Hellmann Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Mystery, Mystery
  • A Hero of France by Alan Furst – Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Thriller
  • A Million Little Things by Susan Mallery – Fiction, Women’s Fiction
  • An Honorable Man by Paul Vidich – Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Thriller, Suspense, Thriller
  • Day Four by Sarah Lotz – Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Death of a Nurse: A Hamish Macbeth Mystery by M. C. Beaton – Fiction, Mystery
  • Dishonorable Intentions: A Stone Barrington Novel by Stuart Woods – Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Heat and Light by Jennifer Haigh – Fiction
  • If I Could Tell You by Elizabeth Wilhide – Fiction, Historical Fiction
  • Kill and Be Killed by Louis Begley – Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Lost Along the Way by Erin Duffy – Fiction, Women’s Fiction
  • Mike Hammer: Murder Never Knocks by Mickey Spillane and Max Allan Collins – Fiction
  • Most Wanted by Lisa Scottoline – Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Pacific Burn: A Jim Brodie Thriller by Barry Lancet – Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Saving Alex: When I Was Fifteen I Told My Mormon Parents I Was Gay, and That’s When My Nightmare Began by Alex Cooper with Joanna Brooks – Memoir, Nonfiction
  • Sex Object: A Memoir by Jessica Valenti – Memoir, Nonfiction
  • The Black Widow by Daniel Silva – Adventure, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • The Civil Wars of Julia Ward Howe: A Biography by Elaine Showalter – Biography, History, Nonfiction
  • The Family Tree: A Lynching in Georgia, a Legacy of Secrets, and My Search for the Truth by Karen Branan – History, Nonfiction
  • The Insect Farm by Stuart Prebble – Fiction, Psychological Suspense, Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Thriller
  • What We Find by Robyn Carr – Fiction, Women’s FictionExpecting to Die: A Selena Alvarez/Regan Pescoli Novel by Lisa Jackson – Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • The Pursuit: A Fox and O’Hare Novel by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg – Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Games:

Video Game Releases February 28th –

  • Horizon Zero Dawn (PS4)
  • Torment: Tides of Numenera (PC, PS4, Xbox One)
  • Desync (PC)
  • The Division: DLC 3 Last Stand & update 1.6 (PC, PS4, Xbox One)
  • Total War: Warhammer – Bretonnia faction (PC)
  • The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series – A New Frontier season pass retail (PS4, Xbox One)
  • Valhalla Hills: Definitive Edition (PS4, Xbox One)

Manga:

Releases for February 28th –

  • Attack on Titan: Lost Girls The Manga 2 (Manga) US
  • Cardfight!! Vanguard Volume 7 (Manga) US
  • Fairy Tail 58 (Manga) US
  • Freezing Volume 13-14 (Manga) US
  • Holy Corpse Rising Volume 2 (Manga) US
  • Hunter x Hunter Box Sets Volume 2 (Blu-ray) US
  • Hunter x Hunter Box Sets Volume 2 (DVD) US
  • Kase-san and Morning Glories (Manga) US
  • Kiss Him, Not Me 9 (Manga) US
  • Revolutionary Girl Utena Complete Deluxe Box Set (Manga) US
  • Sherlock: A Study in Pink (Manga) UK
  • Sweetness and Lightning 4 (Manga) US
  • The Prince in His Dark Days 3 (Manga) US
  • There’s a Demon Lord on the Floor Volume 1 (Manga) US

Movies:

Coming to DVD February 28th –

  • Doctor Strange
  • Allied
  • Moonlight
  • Shut In
  • Rules Don’t Apply
  • Chronic
  • Officer Downe
  • All We Had
  • Contract To Kill
  • Fuller House: The Complete First Season
  • Wheeler

Have a geeky day!

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