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New Comics & Books for 9/22/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: DEATH OF DOCTOR STRANGE #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Jed MacKay (A) Lee Garbett (CA) Kaare Andrews DEATH COMES FOR THE SORCERER SUPREME! Doctor Stephen Strange is the world’s greatest neurosurgeon and Earth’s Sorcerer Supreme. He defends our planet from the supernatural and interdimensional threats […]

FREE RPG DAY 2021!

Saturday, October 16th at 11am 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 into your […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 9/10/21

*** Editor’s note: Sorry, we missed posting this on September 10th! D’oh!   HACHI-MACHI! Sorry! Been busy! Mucho, mucho busy! However my absence has not been in vain. These many efforts of both myself and others have born fruit. They’re looking pretty nice! Have a gander!   Ultimate Fallout #4, first appearance of Miles Morales, Near […]

New Comics & Books for 9/15/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: STAR WARS WAR BOUNTY HUNTERS BOUSHH #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Alyssa Wong (A) David Baldeon (CA) Mahmud Asrar THE SECRET ORIGIN OF BOUSHH! A “WAR OF THE BOUNTY HUNTERS” TIE-IN! Before PRINCESS LEIA acquired his armor to infiltrate Jabba the Hutt’s palace, BOUSHH roamed […]

New Comics & Books For 9/8/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: BLACK MANTA #1 DC Comics (W) Chuck Brown (A/CA) Valentine De Landro Following his appearance in the Aquaman 80th Anniversary 100-Page Super Spectacular, the scourge of the seas now gets his own series. Black Manta is chasing a rare metal with incredible powers, […]

EC BOOK CLUB – REMINA BY JUNJI ITO!

Sunday, September 5th from 4:30 to 5:30pm The Emerald City Book Club meets the FIRST SUNDAY of the month from 4:30 to 5:30pm in our Events Room (or on Zoom during COVID), to chat about the featured book. We sometimes begin the meetings with a “Comics 101” introduction giving some historical, artistic, or social background […]

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected NOVEMBER 2021!

Here are the comics and graphic novels that caught our attention in this month’s Previews! To ensure that you get these books when they arrive, please call the store at 727-398-2665, or email our Books & New Comics Merchant at comics@emeraldcitycomics.com, to add these books, comics, and/or series to your in-store subscription! Don’t have a […]

New Comics & Books for 9/1/21

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: DARK AGES #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Tom Taylor (A/CA) Iban Coello This is what the Watcher has been watching for! • A danger older than the Earth threatens everything. For once, the heroes who have saved the planet so many times are almost […]

New Comics & Books for 8/25/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: SUPERMAN 78 #1 DC Comics (W) Robert Venditti (A/CA) Wilfredo Torres Fly into director Richard Donner’s Superman once more in Superman ’78! Written by Robert Venditti (Superman: Man of Tomorrow) and drawn by Wilfredo Torres (Batman ’66), Superman ’78 tells a brand-new adventure […]

New Comics & Books For 8/18/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: KANG THE CONQUEROR #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Collin Kelly, Jackson Lanzing (A) Carlos Magno (CA) Mike Del Mundo THE ORIGIN OF KANG! The man called Kang the Conqueror has been a pharaoh, a villain, a warlord of the space ways and even, on rare […]

BATMAN DAY 2021!

Saturday, September 18th from 11am to 8pm Help us celebrate DC Comics’ annual Batman Day with a FREE BATMAN COMIC! Each Guest can choose one of the following comics, and kids will also have a choice of two coloring sheets, while supplies last: BATMAN DAY 2021 THE WORLD #1 – TEEN+ BATMAN DAY 2021 KNIGHTWATCH […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 8/10/21

That new Venom trailer! WOOOOO! Not too many people can pull off a crushed velvet jacket but apparently Woody Harrelson is on that short list. What can’t that guy do, right? Amazing Spider-Man #361 Newsstand cover, first full appearance of Carnage, Near Mint Minus (9.2), $379.  

New Comics & Books 8/11/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: DEFENDERS #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Al Ewing (A/CA) Javier Rodriguez SUPERSTARS AL EWING & JAVIER RODRÍGUEZ REUNITE FOR A COSMOS-COLLIDING JOURNEY! When existence itself faces extraordinary threats, it needs an extraordinary defense! That’s when you call…THE DEFENDERS! DOCTOR STRANGE and the MASKED RAIDER […]

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected OCTOBER 2021!

Here are the comics and graphic novels that caught our attention in this month’s Previews! To ensure that you get these books when they arrive, please call the store at 727-398-2665, or email our Books & New Comics Merchant at comics@emeraldcitycomics.com, to add these books, comics, and/or series to your in-store subscription! Don’t have a […]

New Comics & Books for 8/4/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: ME YOU LOVE IN THE DARK #1 IMAGE COMICS (W) Skottie Young (A/CA) Jorge Corona Writer SKOTTIE YOUNG (I HATE FAIRYLAND, Deadpool, Strange Academy) and artist JORGE CORONA (NO. 1 WITH A BULLET, Super Sons, Feathers) follow up their critically acclaimed series MIDDLEWEST […]

EC BOOK CLUB – HELLBOY UNIVERSE ESSENTIALS: HELLBOY TP!

EC BOOK CLUB – HELLBOY UNIVERSE ESSENTIALS: HELLBOY TP Sunday, September 5th from 4:30 to 5:30pm The Emerald City Book Club meets the FIRST SUNDAY of the month from 4:30 to 5:30pm in our Events Room (or on Zoom during the COVID pandemic), to chat about the featured book. We sometimes begin the meetings with […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 7/23/21

* Sorry folks – a glitch kept two weeks worth of “Jabbers” from posting!   Lets see what we have for everybody this week. Couple of Thors – Beta Ray Bill in the house! We have a Madame Xanadu set here; guess that she’s going to be on the Tee-Vee now. And a Hellboy to […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 7/16/21

* Sorry folks – a glitch kept two weeks worth of “Jabbers” from posting! Whenever I played the Konami Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles arcade game I always played Raphael even though Raphael was obviously the worst character in the game. Loyal to a fault. No range. Raph had zero range. I would occasionally play Michelangelo […]

New Comics & Books For 7/28/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: SUPERMAN SON OF KAL-EL #1 DC Comics (W) Tom Taylor (A/CA) John Timms Jonathan Kent has experienced a lot in his young life. He’s traveled the galaxies with his Kryptonian grandfather and lived in the future with the Legion of Super-Heroes, who were […]

THE MANDALORIAN SIGNING WITH ‘GEKKO’ – DOMINIC PACE!

Saturday, August 7th at 11am   Dominic Pace is the actor who portrayed the bounty hunter Gekko in the first and third chapters of The Mandalorian – and you can meet him on Saturday, August 7th, here at EC! Pace is a lifelong Star Wars fan, and described his time on set and in costume […]

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