The Daily Geek: J.J. Abrams Is Directing ‘Star Wars,’ ‘1952’ Mysteries, And More

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IT’S JJ! So this guy is directing “Star Wars: Episode VII.” MTV News looks at his CV to determine what the new flick just might look like.

SPEAKING OF MYSTERIOUS MYSTERIES! Here’s a secret box from Brad Bird and Damon Lindelof’s “1952.”

DREAM THIEF TEASE! A Dark Horse series…coming in May.

BOXERS & SAINTS! First Second will publish the new work from “American Born Chinese” creator Gene Luen.

VIOLENT VIDEO GAMES! Joe Biden calls for studies into video games that totally turn kids into killers or whatever.

PKD POEMS! Three rare poems by Philip K. Dick have been uncovered.

JACK KIRBY’S PRISONER! Did you know Kirby was doing a comic adaptation of the TV series “The Prisoner”? Here’s a bit.

T.G.I.F. It’s Friday!

Have a great weekend, gang!