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Smurfs & Doctor Who Easter Celebration is Saturday, April 15th!

SMURFS & DOCTOR WHO EASTER CELEBRATION!!! Saturday, April 15th from 11am to 9pm EMERALD CITY WILL BE CLOSED EASTER SUNDAY! So, we’re starting the celebration a day early!!! Plus, THE SMURFS are in theaters now, and DOCTOR WHO returns to BBC America Sat., April 15th!! There’s a lot to celebrate, and as always, EC is […]

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Scarlet Spider, Black Panther, & Fallout 4 Give-Away & Raffle is Wednesday, April 12th!

SCARLET SPIDER, BLACK PANTHER, & FALLOUT 4 GIVE-AWAY &  RAFFLE!!! Wednesday, April 12th from 11am to 9pm Marvel favorites Peter David and Mark Bagley are teaming up on the latest addition to the Clone Conspiracy story arc with Ben Reilly: The Scarlet Spider #1 (arriving at EC on April 26th), and Black Panther has another […]

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“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 4/5/17

Got some nice, fresh Deadpool and Batman books here. Get ’em before they’re gone ’cause they never last long. “That rhymes Marge and you know it rhymes!”   Deadpool #1 (2008 series), Very Fine Minus (7.5) condition, $15.

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New Toys & Collectibles for 04/05/17!

POP MARVEL BLADE PX VINYL FIGURE FUNKO A PREVIEWS Exclusive! The Daywalker, Blade, joins Funko’s POP! Vinyl Figure line! The vampire hunter features the fan-favorite urban, stylized design and stands 3 3/4″ tall. Window box packaging.   DC ICONS ACTION FIGURES DC COMICS DC Collectibles adds four more popular characters to the Icons action figure […]

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New Comics & Books for 4/5/17!

Click here for the full list of new releases! http://emeraldcitycomics.com/new-releases   Featured Comics: AMERICA #2 MARVEL COMICS (W) Gabby Rivera (A) Joe Quinones OKAY, LADIES, NOW LET’S GET IN FORMATION!! •  America Chavez’s first semester of college is off to an epic start. That’s right…homework on the first day! The assignment? A field trip to […]

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Thor’s Return Celebration is Sunday, April 9th!

THOR’S RETURN!!! Sunday, April 9th from noon to 6pm The original Thor is back with a vengeance as the final issue of his mini series “The Unworthy Thor,” has arrived on EC’s New Comics Wall!!! To celebrate his return, he’s also returning – in person – at EC!!! Join us on SUNDAY, April 9th, when […]

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Star Wars: Rogue One Day with the 501st is Saturday, April 8th!

STAR WARS: ROGUE ONE DAY  WITH THE 501ST!!! Saturday, April 8th from 11am to 9pm On Tues., April 4th, Rogue One comes to BluRay & DVD!!! Join us on Saturday, April 8th, when the FIRST 20 GUESTS at 11am ONLY will receive one FREE “STAR WARS CELEBRATION 2017” POSTER!!! And, the FIRST 100 GUESTS will […]

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EC Happy Hours in April: Tuesdays 6-9pm!

EC HAPPY HOUR: 10% OFF ALL SELECT ITEMS!!! Tuesdays from 6pm to 9pm Our EC Happy Hours continue, featuring 10% off select merchandise from 6pm to 9pm on Tuesday evenings!!! 4/04: MARVEL STAR WARS TRADE PAPERBACKS!!! 4/11: DUNGEONS & DRAGONS GAMING BOOKS!!! 4/18: ROLE-PLAYING GAME MINIATURES!!! 4/25: BATMAN/FLASH/WATCHMEN TRADE PAPERBACKS!!! This last Happy Hour is […]

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Gaming Events at EC in April!

GAMING EVENTS AT EC IN APRIL!!! On Wednesdays and Saturdays, join us for EC Game Nights and Days, as our friends from All Things Nerdy host a Learn & Play session, followed by an Open Play session! If you’re not familiar with the featured game, or need a quick refresher, you can join our Learn […]

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X-Men / Inhumans & Wrestlemania Give-Away & Raffle is Wednesday, April 5th!

X-MEN / INHUMANS &  WRESTLEMANIA GIVE-AWAY &  RAFFLE!!! Wednesday, April 5th from 11am to 9pm The Inhumans are coming to TV this fall, after their IMAX debut, and “Logan” and “Legion” have made the X-Men hot again!!! This weekend’s WWE Wrestlemania 33 will have you talking about it long afterwards!!! To help you keep the […]

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“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 3/31/17

We bought lots of neato comics in collections this week. Too many in fact; please come buy some. I’m drowning in these things! DROWNING I TELL YA’! THROW ME A LIFE PRESERVER!! BUY SOME COMICS!!   Uncanny X-Men  #266, first appearance of Gambit, CGC Signature Series 9.8 (Near Mint/Mint) signed with Gambit sketch by Joe […]

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Avengers/Defenders War Pre-Release HeroClix Tournament is Friday, April 28th!

AVENGERS/DEFENDERS WAR PRE-RELEASE HEROCLIX TOURNAMENT!!! Friday, April 28th from 6:30pm to 9pm Players will have an opportunity to get a sneak peek at the figures from the Marvel HeroClix: Avengers/Defenders War set before official world-wide release! Through the manipulation of Dormammu and Loki, the Avengers and the Defenders are at odds like never before. Play […]

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New Toys & Collectibles for 03/29/17!

FIVE NIGHTS AT FREDDYS 8-BIT CONST SET FIG ASST TMP TOYS / MCFARLANE’S TOYS From TMP/Mcfarlane’s Toys. Simultaneously retro and creepy looking, these 8-bit buildable sprites of the Five Nights at Freddy’s characters deliver! As seen in the “Mini Games” hidden throughout the video game series, fans playing as these 8-bit characters reveal more of […]

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New Comics & Books for 3/29/17!

Click here for the full list of new releases! http://emeraldcitycomics.com/new-releases   Featured Comics: GREEN LANTERN SPACE GHOST SPECIAL #1 DC COMICS (W) James TynionIV & Various (A) Howard Chaykin, Ariel Olivetti (CA) Ariel Olivetti Trapped in a strange rift in time, Green Lantern and Space Ghost are forced to battle a variety of foes – […]

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New Games! 3/28/17

Bloodborne Bloodborne: The Card Game is based on the Chalice Dungeons in the video game Bloodborne — the ever-changing labyrinths and tombs carved out by the Great Ones beneath the fallen city of Yharnam, where horrifying creatures reside. Players compete to kill monsters and take their blood. In general, Bloodborne is a game about risk […]

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Play the Star Wars Role-Playing Game!

PLAY THE STAR WARS ROLE-PLAYING GAME!!! Sundays from noon to 3pm in the Events Room If you are age 15 or older, come step into the Star Wars universe at EC! Enjoy thrilling adventures in the Star Wars universe with the three different Fantasy Flight Games Star Wars roleplaying systems — Age of Rebellion, Edge […]

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Walking Dead Season 7 Finale Event is Sunday, April 2nd!

THE WALKING DEAD SEASON 7 FINALE EVENT!!! Sunday, April 2nd from noon to 6pm Join us on Sunday, April 2nd, to celebrate the Season 7 finale of AMC’s The Walking Dead!!! And we have an event that you’ll find just as shocking as the series!!! The FIRST 35 ADULT GUESTS will get their CHOICE of […]

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Mike Perkins Signing, & Animation Celebration is Saturday, April 1st!

MIKE PERKINS SIGNING & ANIMATION CELEBRATION!!! Saturday, April 1st from 11am to 9pm On Wednesday, March 29th, two of your favorite worlds collide, when the DC/Hanna-Barbera Annuals arrive at EC!!! To celebrate their arrival, we’re spotlighting the best in animation for kids AND adults!!! Plus, we’re extending our Iron Fist celebration with a special guest!!! […]

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X-O Manowar & Fallout 4 Give-Away & Raffle is Wednesday, March 29th!

VALIANT’S X-O MANOWAR & FALLOUT 4 GIVE-AWAY &  RAFFLE!!! Wednesday, March 29th from 11am to 9pm Valiant’s X-O Manowar is here on EC’s New Comics Wall now!!! And, Fallout 4 continues to be a hit with fans around the world!!! To help you “zap that thirst”… Join us on Wed., March 29th, when the FIRST […]

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EC Game Night: Takenoko is Wednesday, March 29th!

EC GAME NIGHT: TAKENOKO! Wednesday, March 29th from 6pm to 9pm Join us for EC Game Night, as our friends from All Things Nerdy host a Learn & Play session, followed by an Open Play session! If you’re not familiar with the featured game, or need a quick refresher, you can join our Learn & […]

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    MAY THE FARCE BE WITH YOU!!!

    The demented geniuses at Bad Lip Reading have done it again!!! This time, they've light-sabered Star Wars The Force Awakens, and it's nothing short of hilarious!!!

    Chewbacca steals the show, once again, and Han Solo is voiced by none other than...Mark Hammill!!!

    Once you're done giggling, you can stop by and see your friends at Emerald City Comics, where we have an entire Star Wars section... that is nothing to laugh at!!! It's filled with treasures you won't find anywhere else in one place!!!

    Enjoy!!!

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    GEEKS & THE CITY!!!

    A few days ago, we met with our new friends from Geeks And The City, and we are SUPER-excited about their new YouTube Channel!!!

    Geeks & the City is a female-centric group of fans who really know their comics, horror, cosplay and every other faction of geekdom!!! (Seriously, check out their Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 trailer review, and we pretty much guarantee you'll learn something!)

    This is a great channel to keep you informed on the things women (and men, too) care about, and it's done in a fast, fun and entertaining way!!!

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    DC Comics and Warner Bros. Pictures recently released their latest animated hit: "Teen Titans: The Judas Contract," and EC was there to celebrate with our Teen Titans GO! Day, featuring free Teen Titans buttons and an appearance by Raven and Robin!!! ... See MoreSee Less

    @[11648563484:274:DC Comics] and @[296025760408983:274:Warner Bros. Pictures] recently released their latest animated hit: "@[104074242963036:274:Teen Titans]: The Judas Contract," and EC was there to celebrate with our @[270742869698704:274:Teen Titans GO!] Day, featuring free Teen Titans buttons a...

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    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, ALL GAMES AND GAMING MERCHANDISE will be 10% OFF!!!
    This includes board games, trading card games, miniatures games, role-playing games, and any supplies in our games category such as paints and dice and deck protectors!
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    International Tabletop Day at EC!

    April 29, 2017, 11:00am - April 29, 2017, 9:00pm

    International Tabletop Day is an annual event celebrating tabletop games, and the people who play them - or want to START playing them!!! On Sat., April 29th, SAVE 10% on ALL GAMES & GAMING MERCHANDISE!!! (Sale includes all board games, trading card games, miniatures games, role-playing games, a...

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    Our Annual Easter Egg Hunt was a huge success with lots of hidden treasures throughout the store... and even FREE The Smurfs figures and EC GIFT CERTIFICATES!!!

    On Sunday, April 9th, we held a special day for Thor, including FREE COMICS and a MARVEL FUNKO RAFFLE!!!

    Thanks to everyone who came out to support these events! At EC, we always try to give you lots of free stuff and great memories!!!

    After all, at Emerald City Comics, your BEST memories are HERE!!!
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    Our Annual Easter Egg Hunt was a huge success with lots of hidden treasures throughout the store... and even FREE @[125628237476762:274:The Smurfs] figures and EC GIFT CERTIFICATES!!! On Sunday, April 9th, we held a special day for Thor, including FREE COMICS and a MARVEL FUNKO RAFFLE!!! Thanks ...

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    TOMORROW'S THE BIG DAY!!! TEEN TITANS DAY @ EC!!!

    Be sure to join us for all the fun at EC tomorrow during our Teen Titans Day at EC!, starting at Noon!!! The FIRST 50 GUESTS at Noon will receive a FREE TEEN TITANS BUTTON of THEIR CHOICE!!!

    Plus, MEET ROBIN, and (for the FIRST TIME @ EC) RAVEN for FREE PICS & AUTOGRAPHS from Noon - 4pm!!!

    ALL GUESTS, ALL DAY can enter our FREE RAFFLE for a chance to win* a TEEN TITANS BOOK PACK!!!

    The Book Pack contains 1 Teen Titans GO!: Mumbo Jumble Paperback and 1 Teen Titans: Year One Paperback!!!

    Then, stay and play a few rounds of Pokémon during our Pokemon Youth League from 4-6pm!!!

    We still have some Hot Toys left from our sale today, so they will STILL be available at UP TO 25% OFF ON SELECT HOT TOY FIGURES!!!

    That's tomorrow ONLY and ONLY at Emerald City Comics!!!
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    ANOTHER "SUPER" WEEKEND STARTS TOMORROW @ EC!!!

    The weekend is here, and if you're looking for something fun to do, EC has you covered!!!

    Tomorrow, our Spring Cleaning and Hot Toys Sales Event at EC! event will help you get all your spring comic organizing done, and help you beat the Hot Toys heat as you SAVE UP TO 25% ON SELECT HOT TOYS FIGURES!!!
    (Sale applies only to select Hot Toys in our sales display, not ALL Hot Toys items.)

    PLUS, SAVE 20% ON ALL COMIC BOOK COLLECTING SUPPLIES IN THE STORE!!!
    (Sale includes bags & boards, storage boxes, mylar archivals, topload comic protectors, comic showcase frames, comic stor-folios, and title divider cards.)

    You can also join us for EC Game Day, as our friends from All Things Nerdy host FINAL TOUCH from Noon - 2pm!!!

    On Sunday, we bring you Teen Titans Day at EC!, when the FIRST 50 GUESTS at Noon will receive THEIR CHOICE of a FREE TEEN TITANS BUTTON!!!

    MEET RAVEN & ROBIN for FREE PICS & AUTOGRAPHS from Noon - 4pm**!!! (Local cosplay actors; not associated with the DC / Warner film.)

    PLUS, ALL GUESTS ALL DAY can enter our FREE, ALL-DAY RAFFLE for a chance to win* a TEEN TITANS BOOK PACK!!!

    The book pack includes 1 Teen Titans GO!: Mumbo Jumble Paperback, and 1 Teen Titans Year One Paperback!!!

    And, as always, you can bring the kids in to play Pokemon Youth League from 4-6pm!!!

    That's this weekend at Emerald City Comics, where your BEST memories are HERE!!!
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    THE WEEKEND IS ALMOST HERE!!!

    And this weekend is yet another time of fun and savings with your friends at EC!!!

    On Saturday, our Spring Cleaning and Hot Toys Sales Event at EC! offers savings of up to 25% on SELECT HOT TOYS, and 5% OFF on ALL COMIC BOOK COLLECTING SUPPLIES!!!

    On Sunday, our Teen Titans Day at EC! event will be a great time for Titans fans of all ages!!! The FIRST 50 GUESTS at Noon will receive THEIR CHOICE of a FREE TEEN TITANS BUTTON!!!

    MEET RAVEN & ROBIN for FREE PICS & AUTOGRAPHS from Noon - 4pm**!!! (Local cosplay actors; not associated with the DC / Warner film.)

    PLUS, ALL GUESTS ALL DAY can enter our FREE, ALL-DAY RAFFLE for a chance to win* a TEEN TITANS BOOK PACK!!!

    The book pack includes 1 Teen Titans GO!!: Mumbo Jumble Paperback, and 1 Teen Titans Year One Paperback!!!

    PLUS, there's our EC Versus System 2PCG Tournament!!!

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    AND THE WINNERS ARE...

    Congratulations to the following EC Family Members for winning the following prizes!!!

    LEE NGUYEN won the Nuka Cola Checkers Set!!!
    SEAN WATSON won the Doctor Who Book Set!!!
    CRYSTAL WILLETTE won the Kids' Favorites Book Set!!!

    You could be a winner this week, too!!!

    During our Power Rangers Raffle at Emerald City Comics!, on Wed., April 19th, ALL GUESTS can enter our FREE, ALL-DAY RAFFLE for a chance to win* a Power Rangers:
    AFTERSHOCK" PAPERBACK from BOOM! Studios!!!

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    EC Book Club: Rat Queens - Sass & Sorcery is Tuesday, May 2nd at 7pm! You only have two weeks to get this book at 20% off, laugh yourself silly reading it, and stop by to chat with us about how great it is on the 2nd!!! ... See MoreSee Less

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    Stop by Saturday the 22nd for great deals on comic collecting supplies and Hot Toys figures from Sideshow Collectibles!!! ... See MoreSee Less

    Spring Cleaning and Hot Toys Sales Event at EC!

    April 22, 2017, 11:00am - April 22, 2017, 9:00pm

    Summer is soon upon us, and now is the time that many of us are spring cleaning and organizing our homes, and EC is here to help you get organized AND beat the heat with TWO special sales that we've never done before!!! Join us on Saturday, April 22nd, and SAVE UP TO 25% ON SELECT HOT TOYS FIGURES...

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    EC IS CLOSED FOR EASTER SUNDAY!!!

    Emerald City will be CLOSED or Easter Sunday, and will reopen for our usual hours of 11am - 9pm on Monday!!!

    We wish everyone a safe and happy holiday!!!
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    TODAY'S THE BIG DAY @ EC!!! EC EASTER EGG HUNT!!!

    It's one of our most popular EC Events!!! At our annual EC EASTER EGG HUNT, our theme this year is Smurfs & Doctor Who Easter Egg Hunt at EC!!!

    The FIRST 45 KIDS at 11am ONLY will receive one FREE The Smurfs COLLECTIBLE FIGURE!!!

    ALL GUESTS of ALL AGES can participate in our ANNUAL EASTER EGG HUNT from 11am-2pm!!!

    Each egg will have cool surprises, and some will have EC COUPONS and GIFT CERTIFICATES, some will even be redeemable for a select POP! VINYL FIGURE!!!

    Plus, 1 egg will have a $25 EC GIFT CERTIFICATE!!!

    ALL GUESTS can also enter our FREE, ALL-DAY RAFFLE for a chance to win a Doctor Who BOOK SET and / or a KID'S FAVORITES BOOK SET!!!

    Plus, everyone is welcome to join us for EC Game Day: Mysterious Forest! with our friends from All Things Nerdy from Noon - 2pm!!!!

    At Emerald City Comics, your BEST memories are HERE!!!
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    TOMORROW'S THE BIG DAY @ EC!!! EC EASTER EGG HUNT!!! It's one of our most popular EC Events!!! At our annual EC EASTER EGG HUNT, our theme this year is Smurfs & Doctor Who Easter Egg Hunt at EC!!! The FIRST 45 KIDS at 11am ONLY will receive one FREE The Smurfs COLLECTIBLE FIGURE!!! ALL GUESTS of...

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    TOMORROW'S THE BIG DAY @ EC!!! EC EASTER EGG HUNT!!!

    It's one of our most popular EC Events!!! At our annual EC EASTER EGG HUNT, our theme this year is Smurfs & Doctor Who Easter Egg Hunt at EC!!!

    The FIRST 45 KIDS at 11am ONLY will receive one FREE The Smurfs COLLECTIBLE FIGURE!!!

    ALL GUESTS of ALL AGES can participate in our ANNUAL EASTER EGG HUNT from 11am-2pm!!!

    Each egg will have cool surprises, and some will have EC COUPONS and GIFT CERTIFICATES, some will even be redeemable for a select POP! VINYL FIGURE!!!

    Plus, 1 egg will have a $25 EC GIFT CERTIFICATE!!!

    ALL GUESTS can also enter our FREE, ALL-DAY RAFFLE for a chance to win a Doctor Who BOOK SET and / or a KID'S FAVORITES BOOK SET!!!

    Plus, everyone is welcome to join us for EC Game Day: Mysterious Forest! with our friends from All Things Nerdy from Noon - 2pm!!!!

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    THE NEW STAR WARS TRAILER IS HERE!!!

    The guests at Star Wars Celebration Wherever 2019 have probably all gotten a glimpse of this, but just in case you weren't able to go, here's a glimpse at the new trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi!!!

    The folks at Star Wars / Disney have done it again!!! This trailer left us breathless!!!

    Once you've caught your breath, be sure to stop by to see your friends at Emerald City Comics, and our GALACTIC-SIZED STAR WARS SECTION!!!

    In the meantime, enjoy... and may the Force be with you!!!
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    HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM YOUR FRIENDS @ EC!!!

    Many of our EC Family Members are celebrating Easter & Passover this weekend, and in observation of these holidays, EC WILL BE CLOSED EASTER SUNDAY!!!

    We would also like to take this time to wish a HAPPY PASSOVER to those who observe these holy days from April 10th through April 18th!!!

    We would also like to wish everyone who observes Easter a HAPPY EASTER and a BLESSED GOOD FRIDAY!!!

    HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM YOUR FRIENDS AT EC!!!
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