It’s Monday, a start to another long week. Well, grab yourself some coffee and turn that frown into a smile, or whatever ounce of geek happiness you can muster. Geeky Talk’s Weekly Hype is ready for another week in geek. Read below to find out what geeky goodness is available this week.



Get ready for the weird and creepy tale from the Lemony Snicket’s children’s books set for your geeky consumption on Netflix. Friday, January 13th A Series of Unfortunate Events: Season 1 will be available on Netflix starring Neil Patrick Harris. Be sure to watch the first season on Netflix this Friday and check out the trailer right now.



It’s a bird, it’s a plane. No, it’s Supergirl once again and she is showing up for comic junkies Wednesday, January 11th in Supergirl (2016) #5. Grab this issue and find out what happens in “Reign of the Cyborg Supermen” this week.



Rejoice, World of Warcraft geeks! Patch 7.1.5 will drop on Azeroth tomorrow. Yes, additional game content like new Timewalking events and micro-holidays will be available Tuesday, January 10th with Patch 7.1.5. Get yourselves prepared for more in-game fun and be sure to read the details on the site.



Rise & Shine looks like a pretty and fun 2D shooter and action game. Rise & Shine is about a boy named Rise who must protect his planet from warmongers with a gun named Shine. The art in this indie game developed by Super Mega Team seems to be bright and inviting. Rise & Shine will be available Friday, January 13th on PC and Xbox One. Be sure to check out more about this game on Steam.



The release of Behemoth’s new game, Pit People, is right around the corner and they are kicking it off with a Pit People Early Access Launch Week Extravaganza! The geeks who brought you BattleBlock Theater (check out my BattleBlock Theater review) and Castle Crashers, will be giving away merch beginning today (Monday, January 9th) and have multiple other activities going on to celebrate the Pit People launch. So be sure to watch Behemoth’s Twitter and check out their site for more details.

Behemoth’s Pit People early access launches Friday, January 13th at a discount price of $14.99. The full price of the game is $19.99. So be sure to go their site for more information.


Grab yourself another coffee because you deserve it. It’s not all bad this week if you’re a geek. Geeky Talk is looking forward to getting their hands on Pit People. I love Behemoth’s style and their humor. What about you? What did we miss in the Weekly Hype? What are you looking forward to this week? Put your Geeky Talk in the comments and check out our quick Hype recap below.



Quick recap:

  • (Monday, January 9th) Pit People Early Access Launch Week Extravaganza
  • (Tuesday, January 10th) Patch 7.1.5 in World of Warcraft
  • (Wednesday, January 11th) DC’s Supergirl (2016) #5
  • (Friday, January 13th) A Series of Unfortunate Events Season 1 on Netflix
  • (Friday, January 13th) Rise & Shine
  • (Friday, January 13th) Pit People early access