Geek in the Morning: Tuesday October 8th, 2018

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On this day…in 2002

  • Baldur’s Gate II: The Collection – Platynowa Kolekcja release – Windows version released. (Poland)
  • Grand Prix 4 – Windows version released. (United States)
  • Interplay Entertainment Corp. – The Nasdaq authority announces that Interplay is de-listed from the Nasdaq Small cap market. This decision is mainly due to the fact, that Interplay’s share price was below one dollar during a six months period. Interplay remains listed in the Over The Counter Bulletin Board, with the symbol IPLY.
  • Knockout Kings 2003 – GameCube version released. (United States)
  • Namco Museum – Xbox version released. (United States)
  • Prelusion Games Inc. – Prelusion acquire rights for award winning childrens comic. Initially, the game will be developed for the PC Platform and targeted for children between the age 4-8.
  • Quake II – Amiga version released. (Belgium)Season Ticket Basketball 2003 – Windows version released. (United States)
  • Silent Scope 3 – PlayStation 2 version released. (United States)
  • WarCraft III: Reign of Chaos (Exclusive Gift Set) – Macintosh version released. (United States)
  • WarCraft III: Reign of Chaos (Exclusive Gift Set) – Windows version released. (United States)

Geeky News!

Geeky Fall Book Guide

Geek of the Week with Geek Wire

NYCC News and Highlights

Microsoft Video Game Streaming Service

Data on Video games and aggression

Books you buy but have not read!!

Sweet Library Story

Gaming and the Environment

Best Gaming Processor

WoW – BfA News

Freebies and Sales!

XBox One Deals of the Week

PS4 Weekly Deals

Nintendo Weekly Deals

Humble Bundle – Make: Electronics 2018

Humble Bundle – Head First

Humble Bundle – Overwhelmingly Positive

Humble Bundle – Doctor Who

Humble Bundle – Vampire the Masquerade

Story Bundle – Nano Writing Tools

Story Bundle – Dark Fantasy

Steam Specials

Midtown Comics – Deal of the day

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

Releasing Today!

Books (from Reading Books Like a Boss):

  • Consumed (Firefighters #1) by JR Ward
  • Blanca and Roja by Anna-Marie McLemore
  •  Fight or Flight by Samantha Young
  • A Cloud in the Shape of a Girl by Jean Thompson
  • The Waiter by Matias Faldbakken
  • The Royal Runaway by Lindsay Emory
  •  Shell by Kristina Olsson
  •  The Devil’s Thief (The Last Magician #2) by Lisa Maxwell
  • The Healer by Donna Freitas
  •  The Lies We Told by Camilla Way
  • The Witch Elm by Tana French
  • Love Sincerely Yours by Sara Ney and Meghan Quinn

Games:

Video Game Releases week of October 8th –

  • Disgaea 1 Complete (US) [PS4, Switch] – October 9
  • My Memory of Us [PC, PS4, XBO] – October 9
  • Overwatch: Halloween Terror [PC, PS4, XBO] – October 9
  • Stranded Deep [PS4, XBO] – October 9
  • WWE 2K19 [PC, PS4, XBO] – October 9
  • Kursk [PC] – October 11
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 [PC, PS4, XBO] – October 12
  • Disgaea 1 Complete (EU) [PS4, Switch] – October 12 ​

Manga: (From Otaku Calendar!)

Releases for October 9th –

Coming to Streaming/DVD October 9th –

Netflix –

  • Disney’s Sofia the First: Season 4
  • Mo Amer: The Vagabond (Netflix Original)

Hulu –

  • Alguien Te Mira: Season 1
  • Shark Tank: Season 10

New Movie Releases –

Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot
Eighth Grade
Gold Star
Hotel Artemis
Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
The Inheritors
A Prayer Before Dawn

Have a geeky day!

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Sarindre
I am a 29 year old from Pennsylvania. I am married to a wonderful husband and we have two children both named after super heroes! A girl who is 4 and a boy who is 1. Most of my time is spent working, being a mom, and gaming.