Category Archives: Books & New Comics!

FANTASTIC FOUR RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, July 25th from 11am to 8pm The long-awaited return of Marvel’s First Family, the Fantastic Four, make their re-appearance in Fantastic Four #1, on sale here at EC on Wednesday, August 8th!!! To help you prepare, EC is giving you a chance to take home the story that brought them back, starring the Thing […]

New Comics & Books for 7/18/18

Click here for the full list of new releases! http://emeraldcitycomics.com/new-releases   Featured Comics: BATMAN #51 DC COMICS (W) Tom King (A/CA) Lee Weeks The honeymoon’s over for Bruce Wayne as Gotham City’s most prominent citizen gets selected for jury duty in a chilling court case involving Mr. Freeze! Freeze claims the charges should be dismissed […]

INDY PUBLISHERS DAY!!!

Saturday, July 21st from 11am to 8pm This month we celebrated Independence Day, and in that spirit, we’re also celebrating our great independent publishers!!! If you’ve never ventured beyond the realms of Marvel, DC, and Image, here’s your chance to discover what you’ve been missing out on!!! Join us on Sat., July 21st, when the […]

ECBC! The Emerald City Book Club: SAGA vol 3 by Brian K. Vaughan & Fiona Staples!!!

Wednesday, August 1st from 6:30 to 7:30 pm 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, to chat about the featured book. We usually begin each meeting with a “Comics 101” slideshow giving some historical, artistic, or social background […]

New Comics and Books for 7/11/18!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Nick Spencer (A/CA) Ryan Ottley An alien invasion hits New York City and the only one who can stop it is…Spider-Man?! But that’s far from all you’ll find here – a revelation from the past puts Peter […]

JOKER’S DAUGHTER RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, July 11th from 11am to 8pm Now that everyone’s seen the spoilers and final results of the Batman and Catwoman wedding, we thought we’d keep the Bat-Family dysfunction going with a look at the history of the Joker’s Daughter!!! She was once known as Harlequin, so you can see how that would be confusing […]

Upcoming New Books & Comics recommendations! 7/3/18

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 comics@emeraldcitycomics.com, to reserve a copy! From the Previews Catalog #358, JULY 2189 (for books arriving […]

New Comics & Books for 7/4/18!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: BATMAN #50 DC COMICS (W) Tom King (A) Mikel Janin & Various (CA) Mikel Janin It’s the wedding you never thought you’d see! The Batrimony is real as Bruce Wayne and Selina Kyle are set to tie the knot in a can’t-miss, extra-length milestone […]

4TH OF JULY SALE!!!

Wednesday, July 4th from 11am to 6pm Emerald City will be closing at 6pm for Independence Day, but from 11 to 6… Receive 10% OFF ALL BOOKS AND GAMES!!!*** That includes everything in our books and graphic novels category, as well as everything in our games and gaming supplies category! *** Books on the “New […]

New Comics and Books for 06/27/18!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: TEEN TITANS SPECIAL #1 DC COMICS (W) Adam Glass (A) Robson Rocha, Various Others (CA) Robson Rocha, Trevor Scott Robin, Kid Flash and Red Arrow are sick of the super-hero status quo, and if the adults won’t do anything about it, you’d better believe […]

New Comics & Books for 6/20/18

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #801 MARVEL COMICS (W) Dan Slott (A) Marcos Martin (CA) Alex Ross After ten years, Dan Slott’s final issue of THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN is here, and he isn’t pulling any punches. Joined by one of the best illustrators in the biz, Marcos […]

EC YARD SALE!!!

Saturday, June 23rd from 11am to about 6pm DEEP, DEEP, DISCOUNTS on books, comics, games, toys, and more!!! Yard Sale ends by 6pm, but the store remains open until 8pm as usual!

ASH VS. THE ARMY OF DARKNESS RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, June 20th from 11am to 8pm If you’re saddened by the cancellation of Starz’ Ash Vs. Evil Dead, we have good news!!! Ash Williams lives on in Dynamite’s Ash Vs. the Army of Darkness graphic novel!!! Ash leaves his company job to work – where else? – in the public school system!!! He’s going […]

New Comics & Books for 06/13/2018!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: THOR #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Jason Aaron (A) Michael Del Mundo, Christian Ward (CA) Michael Del Mundo JASON AARON & MIKE DEL MUNDO TAKE THE PRINCE OF ASGARD IN A WHOLE NEW DIRECTION! Thor Odinson has regained his mantle – and with it, a […]

DARK KNIGHTS METAL RAFFLE!!!

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 […]

EC Book Club: WATCHMEN!

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 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 […]

BETTIE PAGE RAFFLE!!!

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 […]

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 comics@emeraldcitycomics.com, to reserve a copy! From the Previews Catalog #357, JUNE 2018 (for books arriving […]

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 […]