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“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 1/22/21

SPOON!   Tick Special Edition #1, first issue of original ongoing series, limited to 5,000 copies, Very Fine Minus (7.5), $149.  

New Games! 1/22/2021

FANTASY FLUXX Fluxx is a card game in which the cards themselves determine the current rules of the game. By playing cards, you change numerous aspects of the game: how to draw cards, how to play cards, and even how to win. At the start of the game, each player holds three cards and on […]

Meet Jason David Frank, Green Ranger from Mighty Morphin Power Rangers!

Come meet Jason David Frank, the Green Ranger from Mighty Morphin Power Rangers! He’ll be here signing Friday, February 12th, from 3pm until the last mask standing. There is no entry fee – tickets will be available the day before and will continue to be available throughout the event. Tickets are for your assigned number in […]

New Comics & Books for 01/20/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: MAESTRO WAR AND PAX #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Peter David (A) Javier Pina (CA) Dale Keown PETER DAVID AND THE MAESTRO RETURN IN A BRAND-NEW SERIES! The man once known as the Hulk is now neither man, nor Hulk – call him only THE […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 1/18/21

Welcome to comics! Marvel, Turtles, Star Wars. Hot merch here folks. Make them yours before somebody else makes them theirs first! Amazing Spider-Man #129, first appearance of Punisher, Very Good/Good (3.0), $399.

New Comics & Books for 1/13/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: KING IN BLACK GWENOM VS CARNAGE #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Seanan McGurie (A) Flaviano (CA) Ken Lashley GWEN STACY ENTERS THE FRAY AGAINST THE KING IN BLACK! Bonded to a synthetic symbiote from another reality, GHOST-SPIDER, aka Gwen Stacy of Earth-65, is unique among […]


Wednesday, January 13 at 11am Be one of the first ten people to purchase HAHA #1 and receive a FREE commemorative HAHA balloon featuring the title logo, Image logo, and the date the comic premieres! ICE CREAM MAN writer W. MAXWELL PRINCE brings his signature style of one-shot storytelling to the world of clowns—and he’s […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 1/8/21

Welp, we have ourselves a very Bat-Family heavy assortment on offer this week, with a little splash of Star Wars – or as I prefer to call it “Lazer Swordz: Journey To The Middle of Whenever!” While we’re on the subject of Lazer Swordz, I’d like to take this opportunity to ask once AGAIN, Mr. […]

New Games! 1/7/2021

LIFE SIPHON Dragons have taken over the surface, forcing humans underground. During explorations, you and your fellow humans discover a box with an orange glowing eye on the outside. The words DO NOT OPEN are carved on the sides. Of course you open it…ONLY TO BE INSTANTLY CURSED! The only escape is to take out […]


Wednesday, February 3rd 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 (or by remote conference on Zoom during the COVID-19 crisis), to chat about the featured book. We usually begin each meeting with a “Comics […]

New Comics & Books for 1/6/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: STAR WARS HIGH REPUBLIC #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Cavan Scott (A) Ario Anindito (CA) Phil Noto BEFORE THE SKYWALKER SAGA! THE GOLDEN AGE OF THE JEDI! A new era of STAR WARS storytelling begins. It is centuries before the SKYWALKER SAGA. The JEDI are […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 1/2/21

ALL RIGHT!! 2020 is outta here! Hello 2021! Let’s greet this bright, shiny new year with some bright, shiny old comics! Yes folks! It’s true! These old comics are exceptionally bright and shiny considering their age…   Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1, fourth printing, Very Fine Minus (7.5), $149.  

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected MARCH 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, to add these books, comics, and/or series to your in-store subscription! Don’t have a […]

New Comics & Books for 12/30/20!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: JINNY HEX SPECIAL #1 DC COMICS NEW-VILLAIN ALERT: THREE-EYED JACK! Jinny Hex stars- in her first solo adventure-and she’s ready and raring to go! Bursting out of the pages of Young Justice, this fan-favorite gal is heading back home to take care of some […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 12/23/20

It’s that time of year again! Sleigh bells and sweaters and carolers and what have you. Well, when that familiar heavy-set fellow burglarizes your house yet again, helping himself to your cookies and tracking chimney soot all over the sitting room – here’s hoping he leaves some sweet comics from EC under the tree for […]

New Comics & Books for 12/23/20!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!     Featured Comics: KING IN BLACK #2 MARVEL COMICS (W) Donny Cates (A/CA) Ryan Stegman HAIL TO THE KING!   SPAWN #313 IMAGE COMICS (W) Todd McFarlane (A) Carlo Barberi (CA) Bjorn Barends “CULT OF OMEGA,” Conclusion-The FINAL confrontation: SPAWN vs. OMEGA SPAWN to the […]

New Comics & Books for 12/16/20!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: BLACK CAT #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Jed MacKay (A) C.F. Villa, Nina Vakueya (CA) Pepe Larraz THE CAT IN BLACK IS BACK! Feeling lucky? Knull’s attack on Earth interrupts the Black Cat’s latest heist, and if you know Felicia, you know that’s a problem. […]

Robert Kirkman & Ryan Ottley’s SOLID BLOOD #17!

On Wednesday, December 16th at 11am, stop by Emerald City Comics to buy the 17th issue of a comic that Robert Kirkman and INVINCIBLE’s Ryan Ottley HAVEN’T EVEN CREATED YET!!! We will have a very limited amount of SOLID BLOOD #17, so this will be first come, first served; no requests. We expect to have […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 12/11/20

Got some nice sets for everybody this week! Sure you could get the trade paperback collections of these classic yarns, but c’mon! Those trades are printed on nice, brand new, glossy paper. Where’s the sense of history? Where’s the patina of age? An old book tells two stories, you know: the story printed on the […]

Meet Marvel’s newest heroes: Nurses!

A number of Guests have asked us about a Marvel comic book about nurses during the COVID-19 pandemic. It was a comic made especially for Allegheny Health Network (AHN), but you can read it online here!