Geek in the Morning: Tuesday April 4th, 2017


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On this day…

  • Microsoft is founded in 1975

In fictional history

  • Maria Hill is born

Geeky News!

Avatar sequels start filming late 2017

Ridley Scott will direct a WWII movie next

Dishonored 2 is getting a free trial

Batman and Harley Quinn Animated movie details

Big changes are coming to Steam

Here are all of Prey’s pre-order bonuses

All the Jak and Daxter games coming to ps4

More Final Fantasy XV DLC teased

Warner Bros focusing on women

WoW – Legion News

Freebies and Sales!

XBox One Deals of the Week

PS4 Weekly Deals

Nintendo Weekly Deals

Humble Bundle – Multiplayer bundle

Humble Bundle – Horus heresy

Steam Specials

Midtown Comics – Deal of the day

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

  • Furry Weekend Atlanta – April 6-9, Atlanta, GA
  • EVE Fanfest – April 6-8, Harpa, Reykjavik, Iceland
  • Anime Matsuri – April 7-9, Houston, TX
  • Conglomeration – April 7-9, Louisville, KY
  • GnomeCon – April 7-9, Savannah, GA
  • Roanoke Valley Comicon – April 13-16, 2017, Roanoke, VA
  • Frolicon – April 13-16, 2017, Atlanta, GA
  • Norwescon – April 13-16, 2017, Seattle, WA
  • Star Wars Celebration Orlando – April 13-16, 2017, Orlando, FL
  • Miracle Day – April 14-15, Heathrow, UK
    Releasing Today!

Books (from Bookreporter):

New Hardcover April 4th –

  • A Clash of Spheres: A Sir Robert Carey Mystery by P F ChisholmFiction
  • All By Myself, Alone by Mary Higgins ClarkFiction
  • American War by Omar El AkkadDystopian, Dystopian Fiction
  • Arnie: The Life of Arnold Palmer by Tom CallahanBiography, Nonfiction, Sports
  • Baby, Take a Bow: A Grace Street Mystery by Jane TeshFiction, Mystery
  • Ballplayer by Chipper Jones and Carroll Rogers WaltonMemoir, Nonfiction, Sports
  • Behaving Badly: The New Morality in Politics, Sex, and Business by Eden CollinsworthNonfiction, Philosophy, Psychology, Social Sciences
  • Castles: Their History and Evolution in Medieval Britain by Marc MorrisArchitecture, History, Military, Nonfiction
  • Earthly Remains: A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery by Donna LeonCrime, Fiction, Mystery, Police Procedural
  • Hallelujah Anyway: Rediscovering Mercy by Anne LamottNonfiction
  • Marlena by Julie BuntinContemporary Fiction, Fiction, Women’s Fiction
  • Marshall’s Law by Ben SandersCrime, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Miss You by Kate EberlenFiction, Romance
  • My Italian Bulldozer by Alexander McCall SmithFiction, Humor
  • My Last Lament by James William BrownFiction, Historical Fiction
  • My Mother’s Kitchen: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and the Meaning of Life by Peter GethersMemoir, Nonfiction
  • Nevertheless: A Memoir by Alec BaldwinEntertainment, Memoir, Movies, Nonfiction, Television
  • No One Is Coming to Save Us by Stephanie Powell WattsFamily, Family Life, Fiction
  • Prince Charles: The Passions and Paradoxes of an Improbable Life by Sally Bedell SmithBiography, Nonfiction
  • Prussian Blue: A Bernie Gunther Novel by Philip KerrFiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Thriller, Suspense, Thriller
  • Ragdoll by Daniel ColeCrime, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Silver and Salt by Elanor DymottFamily, Family Life, Fiction
  • Tell Me How This Ends Well by David Samuel LevinsonFiction, Jewish Interest
  • The Half Wives by Stacia PelletierFiction, Historical Fiction
  • The Lost Order by Steve BerryEspionage, Fiction, Suspense, Thrille

New Paperback April 4th  –

  • A Game for All the Family by Sophie HannahFiction
  • All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony DoerrFiction, Historical FictionAmerican Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst by Jeffrey ToobinHistory, Nonfiction
  • Chasing the North Star by Robert MorganFamily, Fiction, Historical Fiction
  • Crazy Blood by T. Jefferson ParkerFamily Life, Fiction
  • Dimestore: A Writer’s Life by Lee SmithMemoir, Nonfiction
  • Every Exquisite Thing by Matthew QuickFiction, Romance, Young Adult 15+
  • Extreme Prey by John SandfordFiction, Suspense, Thriller
  • Fall of Man in Wilmslow: A Novel of Alan Turning by David LagercrantzFiction
  • First Comes Love by Emily GiffinFiction, Women’s Fiction
  • Foxlowe by Eleanor WasserbergFiction
  • Game 7, 1986: Failure and Triumph in the Biggest Game of My Life by Ron Darling with Daniel PaisnerMemoir, Nonfiction, Sports
  • Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica HesseFiction, Historical Fiction
  • Hex by Thomas Olde HeuveltFantasy, Fiction, Horror
  • I Am No One by Patrick FlaneryFiction, Political Thriller, Psychological Thriller, Suspense
  • Just Life by Neil AbramsonFiction
  • Life Without a Recipe: A Memoir by Diana Abu-JaberMemoir, Nonfiction
  • Maestra by L. S. HiltonFiction, Psychological Suspense
  • Need by Joelle CharbonneauFiction, Suspense, Thriller, Young Adult 12+
  • Sweetbitter by Stephanie DanlerFiction, Food
  • The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports by Jeff PassanNonfiction, Sports
  • The Excellent Lombards by Jane HamiltonFiction
  • The Forbidden Garden by Ellen HerrickFiction
  • The Girls in the Garden by Lisa JewellFiction, Psychological Suspense, Psychological Thriller,Suspense, Thriller
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca SklootBiography, Nonfiction, Science
  • The Kingdom written by Fuminori Nakamura, translated from the Japanese by Kalau Almony
  • The Last Painting of Sara de Vos by Dominic SmithFiction, Historical Fiction
  • The Light of Paris by Eleanor BrownFiction
  • The Lost Girls by Heather YoungFiction, Mystery
  • The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix SweeneyFiction

Games:

Video Game Releases April 4th –

  • Drawn to Death (PS4)
  • PaRappa the Rapper Remastered (PS4)
  • Blackwood Crossing (PS4, PC, Xbox One)
  • Persona 5 (PS4)

Manga:

Releases for April 4th –

  • 7thGARDEN Volume 4 (Manga) US
  • Ajin Volume 9 (Manga) US
  • Animal Land 12 (Manga) US
  • Assassination Classroom Volume 15 (Manga) US
  • Black Clover Volume 6 (Manga) US
  • Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Volume 1 (Manga) US
  • Fire Force 3 (Manga) US
  • Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma Volume 17 (Manga) US
  • Haikyu!! Volume 10 (Manga) US
  • Honey So Sweet Volume 6 (Manga) US
  • Kuroko’s Basketball Volume 5 (Manga) US
  • Naruto (3-in-1 Edition) Volume 18 (Manga) US
  • Pokémon X•Y Volume 10 (Manga) US
  • Rurouni Kenshin 3-in-1 Volume 2 (Manga) US
  • So Cute It Hurts!! Volume 12 (Manga) US
  • The Demon Prince of Momochi House Volume 8 (Manga) US
  • The Water Dragon’s Bride Volume 1 (Manga) US
  • The Water Dragon’s Bride Volume 1 (Manga) US
  • Twin Star Exorcists Volume 8 (Manga) US
  • World Trigger Volume 15 (Manga) US
  • Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches 13 (Manga) US
  • Yona of the Dawn Volume 5 (Manga) US
  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V Volume 1 (Manga) US
  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V Volume 1 (Manga) US

Movies:

Coming soon to DVD – April 4th

  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
  • Office Christmas Party
  • Paterson
  • The Bounce Back
  • DCI Banks: Season 5
  • Don’t Hang Up
  • Don’t Kill It
  • Book of Love
  • We Don’t Belong Here

Have a geeky day!

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