This year is going to be a huge one for nerds. Let's take a look at what 2012 has in store:
January 5-8: The 10th annual music and gaming festival, MAGFest, takes place in National Harbor, Maryland.
January 10-13: CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas is the first event this year to get an early look at upcoming video games, and much more in the world of technology. Will the upcoming "Diablo III" be there?
January 12: The first issue of the "Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic" comic book will hit store shelves.
January 16: "Alcatraz," J.J. Abrams' latest series, starring Jorge Garcia and Sam Neill, premieres.
January 19: The cult favorite animated series "Archer" returns.
January 26-29: Advanced Dungeons and Dragons gamers descend upon Fort Wayne, Indiana, for the D&D Experience.
January 27: So long, Nerd Herd. The final episode of "Chuck" airs.