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New Comics & Books for 5/22/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: STAR WARS AOR JABBA THE HUTT #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Greg Pak (A) Emilio Laiso & Various (CA) Rachel Dodson, Terry Dodson IT’S GREAT TO BE JABBA! • Across the galaxy, Imperials, rebels and scoundrels alike speak in hushed tones of JABBA THE HUTT, […]

New Toys & Collectibles for 5/22/2019!

DC BOMBSHELLS POISON IVY SEPIA TONE VARIANT STATUE DC COMICS This exclusive Poison Ivy “Sepia Tone” variant is part of a Bombshells limited-edition series designed to evoke the color tone that was frequently found in photos of the past. • Limited to 5,000 pieces • Figure measures 10.6″ tall

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 5/17/19

“What if Chewbacca Battled A Carnage-Symbiote-Possessed-Redwing (Falcon’s pet … falcon)?” I’ll be the first to admit that the title is a bit clunky, but I feel that the story concept is rock solid. That is a premise that will sell copies, am I right?   Captain America #117, first appearance of Falcon, Very Fine Minus […]

New Comics & Books for 5/15/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: GIANT MAN #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Leah Williams (A) Marco Castiello (CA) Woo Cheol WAR OF THE REALMS TIE-IN! ON THE SHOULDERS OF GIANTS! At the behest of All-Mother Freyja, four men must rise to monstrous heights and infiltrate the most savage territory of […]

Introducing the “COMICS OMNIVORE” PROGRAM with THUMBS #1 from Image Comics!

com·ics om·ni·vore [kom-iks om-nuh-vohr] noun A person who consumes all manner of comics, regardless of publisher, age, genre, or format, with the only requirement being quality. GET $1 OFF DURING THE FIRST WEEK OF RELEASE! Offer valid from June 5th thru June 11th, 2019! (Price will be automatically reduced at the register; does not combine […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 5/11/19

Just Todd McFarlane books this week. You gotta admire a fella with enough self confidence to refer to himself as “The Todd-Father.” The guy talks Marvel’s most popular artists into leaving the company en masse to start their own company, spends millions on sports memorabilia, and walks around calling himself “Todd-Father.” Gotta admire the chutzpah. […]

New Games! 5/10/2019

HARRY POTTER LABYRINTH Who can keep a clear watch over the Harry Potter labyrinth and find paths to the well-known residents of Hogwarts? Harry, Ron, Hermione, Professor Dumbledore, Hagrid, and Harry’s owl Hedwig are all waiting for you to find them. If you move the labyrinth around cleverly, you’ll surely discover new paths that were […]

New Comics & Books for 5/08/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: WAR OF REALMS NEW AGENTS OF ATLAS #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Greg Pak (A) Lim, Gang Hyuk (CA) Billy Tan FEATURING MARVEL’S NEWEST HEROES WAVE, AERO & SWORD MASTER! A “War of the Realms” tie-in series! As Sindr, Immortal Queen of Muspelheim, and her […]

Detective Pikachu Day / Manga Sale!

Saturday, May 11th from 11am to 8pm Pokemon: Detective Pikachu hits theaters on May 10th! On Saturday, May 11th, EC is celebrating its release! The first 100 Guests at 11am will receive a “Free Comic Book Day 2019” POKEMON I CHOSE YOU & POKEMON ADVENTURES COMIC! 15% OFF ALL MANGA all day long!   Also, […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 5/3/19

Cassandra Cain, also known as Batgirl or more recently The Black Bat. She’s silent but deadly… By which I mean that she was trained as an assassin and also happens to be mute … I meant silent but deadly that way … not like … y’know….   Batman #567, first appearance of Cassandra Cain, Very […]

EC BOOK CLUB: SAGA VOL 4 by Brian K. Vaughan & Fiona Staples!

Wednesday, June 5th from 6:30pm to 7:30pm The Emerald City Book Club meets the FIRST WEDNESDAY of the month from 6:30-7:30 pm, in “The Hub” at the center of the store, to chat about the featured book. We usually begin each meeting with a “Comics 101” slideshow giving some historical, artistic, or social background on […]

New Toys & Collectibles for 5/1/2019!

GAME OF THRONES VISERION ICE DRAGON DELUXE AF TMP TOYS / MCFARLANE’S TOYS From McFarlane Toys. McFarlane Toys is proud to announce the lead-off figure to the much anticipated return of McFarlane Monsters, Viserion! This incredibly detailed figure of Viserion showcases his ice dragon form and features a movable tail, legs, wings, and neck totaling […]

New Comics & Books for 5/01/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: SAVAGE AVENGERS #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Gerry Duggan (A) Mike Deodato (CA) David Finch The most savage, most unkillable team of characters in the Marvel Universe is assembled! Wolverine! Venom! Elektra! Punisher! And in their midst – Conan the Barbarian! Conan has returned to […]


Saturday, June 15th from 11am to 8pm FREE ROLE-PLAYING GAME DAY is an annual gaming event celebrating the joy of tabletop role-playing, popularized by games like DUNGEONS & DRAGONS! Established in 2007, Free RPG Day works with participating hobby game retailers and RPG publishers to bring new and exclusive RPG quickstart rules and adventure modules […]


Saturday, June 8th from 11am to 8pm Celebrating the June 7th release of the X-MEN: DARK PHOENIX film! FREE X-Men BLOCKS figure for the first 100 Guests at 11am! FREE all-day raffle for a chance to win* a MARVEL GALLERY JEAN GRAY FIGURE! 10% OFF all X-MEN-titled merchandise in the store! (Vintage comics and consignment […]


Saturday, June 1st from 11am to 8pm INTERNATIONAL TABLETOP DAY is an annual event celebrating tabletop games, and the people who play them — or want to START playing them! All day long, on Saturday, June 1st, ALL GAMES AND GAMING MERCHANDISE will be 15% OFF! This includes board games, trading card games, miniatures games, […]


Sunday, May 26th from noon to 5pm Join The Comic Initiative in our Events Room for a day full of informative panels about How to Create Comics, How to Brand Comics, The Importance of Comics in our Culture – and get to meet and talk with some amazing creators, like Joel Rodriguez, Paige Alfred, Marcus […]


Saturday, May 25th from 11am to 6pm Store remains open until 8pm It’s time once again for an EC favorite! Our Yard Sale is back, and we’ve got lots of new additions for you to pick up, at prices that are sure to make you smile! Shop our outdoor display of DEEP, DEEP DISCOUNTS on… […]


Saturday, May 18th from 11am to 8pm ALADDIN releases on May 24th! We are celebrating at Emerald City on Saturday, May 18th, with a SALE: 10% OFF ALL DISNEY ITEMS IN THE STORE!


Every Wednesday EC and All Things Nerdy host “EC Game Night” where you can Learn & Play a featured game from 6-7pm, then stay for Open Play of that game from 7-8pm — or any of our gaming demos of your choice! Saturdays’ “EC Game Day” events with All Things Nerdy run from Noon-2pm, and […]