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Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected FEBRUARY 2022!

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 11/24/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: BLACK PANTHER #1 MARVEL PRH (W) John Ridley (A) Juan Cabal (CA) Alex Ross NEW CREATIVE TEAM, NEW DIRECTION – “THE LONG SHADOW” STARTS HERE! Academy Award-winning writer John Ridley and Stormbreaker artist Juann Cabal launch an all-new BLACK PANTHER series with an […]

New Comics & Books for 11/17/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: FANTASTIC FOUR ANNIVERSARY TRIBUTE #1 MARVEL PRH (W) Stan Lee, Jack Kirby (A) Aco, More (CA) Steve McNiven Sixty years ago, Stan Lee and Jack Kirby made history and brought about the beginning of the Marvel Age of comics with the release of […]

New Comics & Books for 11/10/21!!!

Use this link for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: ROBIN & BATMAN #1 DC Comics (W) Jeff Lemire (A/CA) Dustin Nguyen The legendary story of Batman and Robin has reached nearly mythic proportions: the crime-fighting Dynamic Duo, always one step ahead of the criminals they pursue and never meeting a case […]

“I ASSURE YOU WE’RE OPEN!”

Monday, November 8th… A crew is working on our roof this week, but they will be moving equipment out of the way more and more as they go. We will hopefully have spaces available in the “front” gravel parking lot in a day or two. Thank you for your patience and understanding!

EC BOOK CLUB – ETERNALS TP VOL 01 ONLY DEATH IS ETERNAL!

Sunday, December 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, to chat about the featured book. We sometimes begin the meetings with a “Comics 101” introduction giving some historical, artistic, or social background on the book, and then […]

New Comics & Books for 11/03/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: NEWBURN #1 IMAGE COMICS (W) Chip Zdarsky, Nadia Shammas (A) Jacob Phillips, Ziyed Yusuf Ayoub (CA) Jacob Phillips EASTON NEWBURN is a private detective without loyalties, investigating conflicts between rival crime factions while collecting enemies along the way. In this DEBUT ISSUE, a […]

GHOSTBUSTERS DAY!

Saturday, November 20th from 11am to 2pm (store remains open until 8pm) GHOSTBUSTERS AFTERLIFE hits theaters on November 19th! On Saturday, November 20th at 11am, come celebrate the release at our GHOSTBUSTERS DAY! See the “Ectomobile” and meet the Suncoast Ghostbusters – great photo opportunities! Sony Pictures & The Suncoast Ghostbusters will have free GHOSTBUSTERS […]

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected JANUARY 2022!

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 10/27/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: DC VS VAMPIRES #1 DC Comics (W) James Tynion IV, Matthew Rosenberg (A/CA) Otto Schmidt The Justice League has long protected Earth from all manner of foreign and alien invaders over the years, always keeping a vigilant eye to the skies for the next […]

VS SYSTEM 2PCG TOURNAMENT!

Sunday, November 14th from 1pm to 4pm This event will start at 1pm. Please arrive by 12:30 to register and get pairings done. $5 entry fee, and all players get a foil card! FORMAT: BRING ON THE BAD GUYS! The heroes had their fun with the “It’s All Good” format, now let’s be bad guys!  […]

HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST!

Join us on Saturday, October 30th, from 11am-8pm and Sunday, October 31st, from 12pm-6pm at Emerald City Comics for this year’s Halloween Costume Contest!   We will have two separate contests this year, one for adults and one for kids!   First place for the Adult Costume Contest is a $40 EC GIFT CERTIFICATE and […]

New Comics & Books for 10/20/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: PHOENIX SONG ECHO #1 MARVEL PRH (W) Rebecca Roanhorse (A) Luca Maresca (CA) Cory Smith STRAIGHT OUT OF HER TRANSFORMATION IN AVENGERS, ECHO GETS AN EXHILARATING SOLO SERIES FROM BESTSELLER REBECCA ROANHORSE! Against all odds, one of the most powerful entities in the […]

BACK TO THE FUTURE SIGNING WITH J.J. COHEN!

Saturday, December 4th from 11am to 2pm Meet J.J. COHEN, who played ‘Skinhead’ in the Back to the Future trilogy! J.J. Cohen is an American actor who has appeared on stage, in film and on television, having gotten his start in the theatre doing musicals. Cohen appeared in all three parts of the Back to […]

New Comics & Books for 10/13/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: BATMAN THE AUDIO ADVENTURES SPECIAL #1 DC Comics (W) Various (A) Various (CA) Dave Johnson Story By Dennis McNicholas, Bobby Moynihan, Heidi Gardner, Paul Scheer, And More Art By Leonardo Romero, Juni Ba, And More Ah, you hear that beautiful racket? That’s the […]

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected DECEMBER 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 10/6/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #75 MARVEL PRH (W) Zeb Wells (A) Patrick Gleason (CA) Art Adams AMAZING SPIDER-MAN is back to thrice-monthly because this story is pure jet fuel. Ben Reilly has returned to NYC and has fully taken back the mantle of Spider-Man, but what […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 10/4/21

WOW! WOW-WOW-WOW! Moon Knight is rich! Now that he’s going to be on the Tee-Vee what was already a pretty expensive book … well, just take a look!   Werewolf By Night #32, first appearance of Moon Knight, Very Good Plus (4.5), $1,899.  

EC BOOK CLUB – SANDMAN: SEASON OF MISTS!

Sunday, November 7th 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, to chat about the featured book. We sometimes begin the meetings with a “Comics 101” introduction giving some historical, artistic, or social background on the book, and then […]

New Comics & Books for 9/29/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: GUN HONEY #1 TITAN COMICS (W) Charles Ardai (A) Ang Hor Kheng (CA) Bill Sienkiewicz DEBUT GRAPHIC NOVEL FROM AWARD WINNING WRITER AND CO-FOUNDER OF HARD CASE CRIME PUBLISHING CHARLES ARDAI. When a gun smuggled into a high-security prison leads to the death of […]

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