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New Toys & Collectibles for 4/03/2019!

INFINITY WAR THANOS ARTFX+ STATUE KOTO INC. From Kotobukiya. The newest, and arguably most dangerous villain from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Thanos from Avengers: Infinity War joins Kotobukiya’s ARTFX+ line! Sculpted in 1:10 scale, The Mad Titan was created from the actual source files from Marvel studios and features all the details found in the […]

GAMING IN APRIL 2019

Every Wednesday EC and All Things Nerdy host “EC Game Night” where you can Learn & Play a featured game from 6-7pm, then stay for Open Play of that game from 7-8pm — or any of our gaming demos of your choice! Saturdays’ “EC Game Day” events with All Things Nerdy run from Noon-2pm, and […]

New Games! 3/29/2019

STAR WARS DESTINY: CONVERGENCE Enter the Star Wars galaxy with Convergence, a new set of boosters for Star Wars: Destiny, featuring 160 new cards!     DETECTIVE & DETECTIVE: L.A. CRIMES EXPANSION In Detective: A Modern Crime Board Game you are going to solve FIVE different cases and find out what connects them, you are […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 3/29/19

I often wonder what the Ultimate version of myself would be like. I have a feeling that the Earth-1610 version of myself has better sleep and exercise habits but is otherwise pretty much the same. Oh! Except he’s a billionaire! Better sleep, more exercise, billionaire. Otherwise Earth-1610 Justin is pretty much the same as Earth-1218 […]

New Toys & Collectibles for 3/27/2019!

ONE-12 COLLECTIVE FRIDAY THE 13TH PART 3 JASON VOORHEES AF MEZCO TOYS The One:12 Collective Jason Voorhees figure includes two menacingly detailed head portraits and two removable hockey masks. Jason’s axe accessory fits neatly into the gash on his wounded head as well as the crack in his hockey mask, recreating the iconic finale from […]

New Comics & Books for 3/27/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: DETECTIVE COMICS #1000 DC COMICS (W) Peter J. Tomasi & Various (A) Doug Mahnke & Various (CA) Jim Lee, Scott Williams After 80 years, it’s here-the 1,000th issue of DETECTIVE COMICS, the title that literally defines DC! This 96-page issue is stacked with an […]

SHAZAM DAY!

Saturday, March 30th from 11am to 8pm DC Comics’ SHAZAM film arrives April 5th, and Emerald City is celebrating its release! Free DC SUPERHERO COMICS for the first 100 Guests! (a selection of all-ages DC Comics will be available for younger readers) Free all-day raffle* for a SHAZAM fan pack: SHAZAM TP – MOVIE PHOTO […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 3/22/19

We’re calling this one “DC Speculation Showcase … OF THE STARS!!!” Do me a favor and rebuke anyone who has the nerve to tell you that Polka-Dot Man isn’t a “star.” Rebuke them with extreme prejudice!   Detective Comics #300, first appearance of The Polka-Dot Man, Fine/Very Fine (7.0), $200.  

New Games! 3/22/2019

CALL TO ADVENTURE Make your fate! Inspired by character-driven fantasy storytelling, Call to Adventure challenges 2-4 players to create the hero with the greatest destiny by acquiring traits, facing challenges, and overcoming adversaries. Call to Adventure features a unique “rune rolling” system for resolving challenges, a point-based system that encourages storytelling, and over 150 unique […]

New Comics & Books for 3/20/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: SPIDER-MAN CITY AT WAR #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Dennis Hopeless (A) Michele Bandini (CA) Clayton Crain PRESS START ON A BRAND-NEW MARVEL UNIVERSE! Showered with worldwide acclaim, the blockbuster Marvel’s Spider-Man has everyone’s spider-sense buzzing! Now you can experience the emotional and shock-filled story […]

New Toys & Collectibles for 3/20/2019!

  MARVEL GALLERY AVENGERS 3 IRON SPIDER-MAN PVC FIGURE DIAMOND SELECT TOYS LLC A Diamond Select Toys release! Spider-Man just got an upgrade! As seen in Avengers: Infinity War, this Marvel Gallery PVC Diorama depicts Peter Parker in his new “Iron Spider” armor with prehensile spider-arms! Measuring approximately 9 inches tall, this plastic diorama has […]

Read LITTLE BIRD now!

Award winning director/screenwriter Darcy Van Poelgeest and fan-favorite artist Ian Bertram’s highly anticipated LITTLE BIRD launched this week from Image Comics! In the world of LITTLE BIRD, North America has been devastated by three decades of war as the American Empire expands under an ultra-nationalist, theocratic government. But from the ashes of defeat rises LITTLE […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 3/15/19

Mr. Freeze, or as I prefer to call him Senor Congelar, was originally called Mr. Zero, or Senor Cero, when he first appeared in Batman #121 way back in 1959. He switched to Mr. Freeze after DC Comics got caught up in a lengthy legal battle with the Hollywood Brands candy company back in 1962 […]

New Toys & Collectibles for 3/13/2019!

IT 2017 WELL HOUSE PENNYWISE ULTIMATE 7IN AF NECA From the acclaimed 2017 horror film IT, drawn from the pages of Stephen King’s original novel, NECA presents Pennywise the Dancing Clown! Based on Bill Skarsgård’s portrayal of the nightmare-inducing clown, this 7″ scale figure has been painstakingly detailed to be as accurate to Pennywise’s ornate […]

New Comics & Books for 3/13/2019

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: MAGNIFICENT MS MARVEL #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Saladin Ahmed (A) Minkyu Jung (CA) Eduard Petrovich MS. MARVEL IS BACK! ALL-New ongoing series from Eisner Award-winning writer Saladin Ahmed! But it’s not business as usual in Jersey City. Aliens are wreaking havoc in Kamala’s corner […]

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected MAY 2019!

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 reserve a copy! From the Previews Catalog #366, MARCH 2019 (for books arriving […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 3/10/19

Don’t let the goofy bubble helmet and bizarre gauntlets fool you, Mysterio is a bad dude. He tricked Wolverine into killing all of the other X-Men once. Thankfully that happened in an alternate reality which means that the Earth-616 versions of all of the X-Men are all alive and well. Except for poor Thunderbird, he’s […]

New Games! 3/8/2019

KITCHEN RUSH & KITCHEN RUSH: PIECE OF CAKE You’ve just inherited an old restaurant and you must turn it into a successful business! Hire personnel, order the right ingredients and be ready to serve the customers that enter your restaurant. The success will depend entirely on your efficiency in the kitchen! Kitchen Rush is an […]

New Toys & Collectibles for 3/06/2019!

   ABYSSE AMERICA INC GENERAL MILLS VAC-TASTIC PLASTIC MASK RETRO-A-GO-GO! LLC From Retro-A-Go-Go. We’re bringing your favorite monster kid memories into your adult sized life! These New Monster Cereal wall décor masks brighten up your favorite space with happy memories and 1970’s and 80’s breakfast time nostalgia! Boo-Berry, Franken Berry and Count Chocula will decorate […]

New Comics & Books for 3/6/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: DOOMSDAY CLOCK #9 DC COMICS (W) Geoff Johns (A/CA) Gary Frank The critically acclaimed series by master storytellers Geoff Johns and Gary Frank reaches its most shocking chapter yet when the DC Universe collides with its greatest threat: Dr. Manhattan. But nothing is hidden […]