Category Archives: Books & New Comics!

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

New Comics & Books for 2/20/2019

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: HULKVERINES #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Greg Pak (A) Ario Anindito (CA) Greg Land, D’Armata, Frank THE CLASH YOU’VE BEEN WAITING FOR! At last! It’s Weapon H versus his predecessors-Wolverine and the Hulk! Once, the Weapon X program sought to recreate the world’s two greatest […]

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected APRIL 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 #365, FEBRUARY 2019 (for books arriving […]

HELLBOY DAY / ARON POHARA SIGNING!

Saturday, March 23rd from 11am to 8pm Dark Horse Comics has declared March 23rd to be HELLBOY DAY 2019, in advance of the April 12th release of the all-new HELLBOY film! The first 100 Guests will receive a free HELLBOY DAY 2019 BUTTON and the HELLBOY DAY 2019 SEED OF DESTRUCTION comic book – a […]

EC BOOK CLUB: MISTER MIRACLE BY TOM KING & MITCH GERADS!

Wednesday, April 3rd 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 & Books for 2/13/2019

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: SAVAGE SWORD OF CONAN #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Gerry Duggan (A) Ron Garney (CA) Alex Ross THE ANCIENT CULT OF KOGA THUN. A MYSTICAL TREASURE. AND THE ONLY MAN WHO CAN SAVE THE HYBORIAN AGE! Adrift at sea. No food. No weapons. Death surely […]

EC BOOK CLUB – CAPTAIN MARVEL TP VOL 01: HIGHER FURTHER FASTER MORE!

Wednesday, March 6th 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 & Books for 2/06/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: DAREDEVIL #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Chip Zdarsky (A) Marco Checchetto, Chip Zdarsky (CA) Julian Totino Tedesco CLASSIFIED   RED SONJA #1 DYNAMITE (W) Mark Russell (A) Mirko Colak (CA) Amanda Conner No man knows the place of her birth, nor where she learned to […]

New Comics & Books for 1/30/2019

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: AGE OF X-MAN ALPHA #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Zac Thompson, Lonnie Nadler (A) Ramon Rosanas (CA) Phil Noto The age of X-Man dawns… and the X-Men cannot stop it.   FIGHT CLUB 3 #1 DARK HORSE COMICS (W) Chuck Palahniuk (A) Cameron Stewart (CA) […]

EC YARD SALE / BLACK HISTORY MONTH SALE!

Saturday, February 23rd from 11am to 8pm DEEP, DEEP, DISCOUNTS on books, comics, games, toys, and more!!! The Yard Sale ends by 6pm, but the store remains open until 8pm as usual! 20% OFF graphic novels & books starring black characters, in honor of Black History Month! * One entry per person, please. NO PURCHASE […]

ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL DAY!

Saturday, February 16th from 11am to 8pm FREE manga comic book for the first 100 Guests! Each Guest can choose one of the following comics… Battle Angel Alita (Mature Readers)   My Hero Academia (Teen)   Pokemon (All Ages)  

New Comics & Books for 1/23/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Donny Cates (A) Geoff Shaw (CA) David Marquez WHO WILL STAND The universe is on fire. Hundreds of worlds are at war. Never has there been such hatred and division across the cosmos. And in spite […]

New Comics & Books for 1/16/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: BATMAN WHO LAUGHS #2 DC COMICS (W) Scott Snyder (A/CA) Jock After the shocking ending of issue #1, a ticking clock sets Batman on a trail throughout the different realities of the Multiverse. He starts to see all the iterations of his life, and […]

New Comics & Books for 1/09/2019

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: CAPTAIN MARVEL #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Kelly Thompson (A) Carmen Nunez Carnero (CA) Amanda Conner, Paul Mounts ALL THE STARS ALIGN AS KELLY THOMPSON AND CARMEN CARNERO TAKE ON MARVEL’S PREMIER FEMALE SUPER HERO! As Captain Marvel, Carol Danvers has spent months in space […]

AMANDA CONNER SIGNING!!!

Wednesday, January 9th from 6pm to 8pm Join us as AMANDA CONNER will be here at EC signing copies of Marvel’s Captain Marvel #1 (releasing the same day), from 6-8pm!!!** 2 autographs FREE, then $5 each; OR $10 fee for ALL autographs to be CGC graded. Sorry, no time for sketches at this event! Agents […]

EC BOOK CLUB – PRETTY DEADLY TP VOL 01!!!

Wednesday, February 6th 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 & Books for 1/02/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: CONAN THE BARBARIAN #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Jason Aaron (A) Mahmud A. Asrar (CA) Esad Ribic BY CROM, THE GREATEST SWORD-AND-SORCERY HERO RETURNS TO MARVEL! From an age undreamed…hither came Conan the Cimmerian, black-haired, sullen-eyed, sword in hand, a thief, a reaver, a […]