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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 […]

New Comics & Books for 7/21/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: MOM MOTHER OF MADNESS #1 IMAGE COMICS (W) Emilia Clarke, Marguerite Bennett (A) Leila Leiz (CA) Jo Ratcliffe Game of Thrones superstar EMILIA CLARKE debuts an EXTRA-LENGTH, THREE-ISSUE MINISERIES! The mayhem begins with Maya, under-the-weather scientist by day, over-the-top superhero by night, and […]

NEW COMICS & BOOKS 7/14 !!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! EXTREME CARNAGE SCREAM #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Clay McLeod Chapman (A) Chris Mooneyham (CA) Skan SCREEEEEAM! SCREAM: CURSE OF CARNAGE writer Clay McLeod Chapman returns to the character to lend his lethal sensibilities to EXTREME CARNAGE! Andi Benton has always been a fighter, and that’s never […]

FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2021!

Saturday, August 14th from 11am to 8pm (FCBD 2022 is expected to return to the first Saturday in May!) Join us Saturday, August 14th, when ALL GUESTS, ALL DAY will get FREE COMICS! (Each Guest can choose ANY THREE FCBD 2021 comics of their choice!) Our little parking lot fills up QUICKLY during a big […]

NEW COMICS & BOOKS 7/07/21 !!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: X-MEN #1 – 2021 MARVEL COMICS “THESE X-MEN ARE… FEARLESS! The heroes of Krakoa are here to save the planet! Things might be complicated between the nation of Krakoa and the rest of the world, but to the X-MEN, things are simple – […]

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected SEPTEMBER 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 […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 7/5/21

Hello out there!   Sorry for the long hiatus. Vacation and then recovering from the absenteeism associated with a vacation.   Back up and running at full capacity once again! Comics for your consideration. Marvels, of course ;) Iron Man #55 British Price Variant, first appearance of Thanos & Drax, Very Fine Plus (8.5), $1,100.

New Games! 7/2/2021

THE SNALLYGASTER SITUATION: A KIDS ON BIKES BOARD GAME Something is very wrong in Lakeview. You know it, but nobody believes you, especially not the “adults” who dismiss you for being a kid. You’ve lived here your whole life, but it was only a little while ago that you started to notice the strange sounds […]

New Comics & Books for 6/30/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: PARASOMNIA #1 DARK HORSE COMICS (W) Cullen Bunn (A/CA) Andrea Mutti From Cullen Bunn (Harrow County) and Andrea Mutti (Prometheus, Starship Down), comes a new dark fantasy tale of two worlds split between dreams and reality. After his son disappears, a broken-down man […]

New Comics & Books For 6/23/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: BATMAN REPTILIAN #1 DC Comics (W) Garth Ennis (A/CA) Liam Sharp What strikes fear into the hearts of those who terrorize Gotham? It used to be Batman, but something far more frightening than a mere man stalks the shadows—and it’s after Gotham’s villains. […]

New Comics & Books for 6/16/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: STATIC SEASON ONE #1 DC Comics (W) Vita Ayala (A) ChrisCross, Nikolas Draper-Ivey (CA) Khary Randolph At long last, the most famous face of the Milestone Universe is making his shocking return! Bullied nerd Virgil Hawkins wasn’t the kind of kid you’d normally […]

VERSUS SYSTEM 2PCG TOURNAMENT!

Sunday, July 18th 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! This will be a “MODERN FORMAT” tournament. Banned cards The following cards are not allowed to be played in the Modern Format: […]

New Comics & Books for 6/9/21!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: WEB OF SPIDER-MAN #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Kevin Shinick (A) Rob DiSalvo (CA) Gurihiru Peter Parker. Spider-Man. Scientist. Troublemaker? Thanks to none other than Tony Stark, a new scientific research station for the teenage heroes of the Marvel Universe has just been completed […]

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