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Wednesday, June 13th from 11am to 8pm It was one of the biggest, and most talked-about comic arcs of the year… and now you can read it in this metallic-covered, full-color, hardcover edition!!! Beneath the Multiverse lies a nightmare realm in which our nightmares are real!!! From this hellish reality come the Dark Knights: twisted […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 6/8/18

J. Scott Campbell Spider-Man covers! The man draws a mean Black Cat…   Superior Spider-Man #29, La Mole Comic Con Variant cover, CGC Signature Series 9.8 (Near Mint/Mint) signed by J. Scott Campbell, $125.  

New Games! 6/8/2018

MAGIC THE GATHERING: BATTLEBOND Welcome to Battlebond, where competitors battle in pairs. Recruit a trusted partner and fight shoulder-to-shoulder, hand-in-hand, or back-to-back for glory and the roar of the crowd! Forge an unbreakable bond with your combat companion and claim your place in the pantheon of champions!     UNLOCK! SERIES 3 Unlock! Secret Adventures […]

Free RPG Day, with Firegirl!!!

Saturday, June 16th from 11am to 8pm FREE ROLE-PLAYING GAME DAY is an annual gaming event celebrating the joy of tabletop role-playing, popularized by games like DUNGEONS & DRAGONS!!! Of course, no one gets you into the game like EC, so… Join us on Sat., June 16th, when the FIRST 100 ADULT GUESTS at 11am […]


Wednesday, July 11th from 6:30 to 7:30 pm The Emerald City Book Club normally meets the FIRST WEDNESDAY of the month from 6:30-7:30 pm, in “The Hub” at the center of the store, to chat about the featured book (we’re meeting the SECOND WEDNESDAY in July due to Independence Day). We usually begin each meeting […]

New Toys & Collectibles for 6/5/2018!

MARVEL SELECT BLACK PANTHER MOVIE AF DIAMOND SELECT TOYS LLC A Diamond Select Toys release! The king of Wakanda joins the Marvel Select action figure line! The first Marvel Studios film of 2018 takes us deeper into the world of the Black Panther, and now you can recreate the action of the movie with this […]

New Comics & Books for 06/06/18!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: BATMAN #48 DC COMICS (W) Tom King (A/CA) Mikel Janin “THE BEST MAN” part one! Batman and Catwoman decide it might be better to elope rather than go through some big, stodgy wedding ceremony, but no sooner do they put their marriage on the […]


Saturday, June 9th from 11am to 8pm Han Solo and friends have finally blasted their way into theaters, so now that everyone has had a chance to get on board, it’s the perfect time to celebrate this latest entry in the Lucasfilm saga at your favorite place for all things Star Wars!!! On Sat., June […]

New Games! 6/1/2018

MARVEL CONTEST OF CHAMPIONS: BATTLEREALM Choose your Champion, Enter the Contest! Inspired by the critically acclaimed mobile game, Contest of Champions: Battlerealm is a game of combat, strategy, and chance. Choose one of 13 fan-favorite Marvel champions, including Contest of Champions exclusives like Guillotine and Civil Warrior, roll the dice, and carefully allocate your ISO-8 […]


Wednesday, June 6th from 11am to 8pm She’s a pop culture icon, and now she’s a comic book star, too!!! The fabulous Bettie Page stars in her own comic series, and now the first run from Dynamite is collected in this first-volume, full-color graphic novel!!! On Wednesday, June 6th, ALL GUESTS, ALL DAY can enter […]

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 6/1/18

A lot of nice collections have come in over the past week or so. Here you’ll find just a small representation of some of our recent arrivals — the very tip of a very collectible iceberg…   Amazing Spider-Man #300, first appearance of Venom, CBCS Verified Signature 9.4 (Near Mint) signed by Todd McFarlane, $850. […]


Every Wednesday from 6 – 8pm, EC and All Things Nerdy host “EC Game Night” where you can Learn & Play, where our friendly and patient friends from All Things Nerdy will teach you the game and answer your questions! Then you can join us for Open Play of the featured game, or any of […]

New Books & Comics recommendations! 5/30/18

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 reserve a copy! From the Previews Catalog #357, JUNE 2018 (for books arriving […]

New Toys & Collectibles for 5/30/2018!

  DC GALLERY BATMAN BEYOND BATMAN PVC FIGURE DIORAMA DIAMOND SELECT TOYS LLC A Diamond Select Toys release! How big is your gallery? For the next entry in the hit DC Gallery PVC Diorama series, DST is leaping into the distant future of Gotham City, to capture the high-tech hero – Batman Beyond! Terry McGinnis […]

New Comics & Books for 5/30/18!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics:   AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #800 LEG MARVEL COMICS (W) Dan Slott (A) Stuart Immonen & Various (CA) Alex Ross • Dan Slott and Stuart Immomen are joined by many of the artists who made the last 10 years of Spider-Man so Amazing! • The biggest […]


Saturday, June 2nd from 11am to 8pm Deadpool 2 is literally killing it at the box office, and it’s been forever since everyone’s favorite Merc With a Mouth has made a personal appearance at EC, so what better time for us to host a special event in his honor — or dishonor?!? On Sat., June […]


Monday, May 28th from 11am to 7pm 10% OFF ALL GRAPHIC NOVELS & BOOKS! 10% OFF ALL GAMES AND GAMING SUPPLIES!

“Justin’s Jabber” – Back Issue Comics! 5/25/18

Well, with a new Star Wars movie premiering this week, I would ordinarily theme my weekly post around said movie franchise — problem being I’m picked clean for Star Wars keys at the moment so … Marvel keys? X-Men #12, first appearance of Juggernaut, CGC 9.0 (Very Fine/Near Mint), $2,000.  


Wednesday, May 30th from 11am to 8pm Ricanstruction: Reminiscing & Rebuilding Puerto Rico is a talent-filled volume of short stories and artwork, being offered as a fund-raising effort to provide still-needed food, supplies and power to our fellow citizens in Puerto Rico. This volume features work from Frank Miller, Gail Simone, Tony Daniel, Greg Pak, […]