Category Archives: Books & New Comics!

New Comics & Books for 8/14/2019!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: POWERS OF X #2 MARVEL COMICS (W) Jonathan Hickman (A/CA) R. B. Silva As Xavier sows the seeds of the past, the X-Men’s future blossoms into trouble for all mutantdom. Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (NEW AVENGERS, INFINITY, FF) continues reshaping the X-Men’s past, present […]

$1 OFF THE PLOT #1

Wednesday, September 25th through Tuesday, October 1st COMICS OMNIVORE PROGRAM! com·ics om·ni·vore [kom-iks om-nuh-vohr] noun A person who consumes all manner of comics, regardless of publisher, age, genre, or format, with the only requirement being quality. COMICS OMNIVORE is a new national program aimed at growing the readership of quality comics! Publishers may submit a […]

$1 OFF “SOMETHING IS KILLING CHILDREN #1”

Wednesday, September 4th through Tuesday, September 10th COMICS OMNIVORE PROGRAM! com·ics om·ni·vore [kom-iks om-nuh-vohr] noun A person who consumes all manner of comics, regardless of publisher, age, genre, or format, with the only requirement being quality. COMICS OMNIVORE is a new national program aimed at growing the readership of quality comics! Publishers may submit a […]

EC BOOK CLUB: DEADLY CLASS TP VOL 04 DIE FOR ME!

Wednesday, September 4th from 6:30pm to 7:30pm 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 on […]

New Comics & Books for 8/7/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: ABSOLUTE CARNAGE #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Donny Cates (A/CA) Ryan Stegman After turning Venom’s world upside down a year ago, DONNY CATES and RYAN STEGMAN are about to put the Sinister Symbiote through hell again, only this time CARNAGE has come calling, and everyone […]

LABOR DAY SALE!

Monday, September 2nd from 11am to 7pm Join us on LABOR DAY, Monday, Sept. 2nd, to get your holiday started right! We’ll be open our regular hours — 11am-7pm, giving you all day to stop by and pick up enough games, graphic novels and other goodies to get you through the fall months to come! […]

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected OCTOBER 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 #371, AUGUST 2019 (for books arriving […]

INDIE ADVOCATE SIGNING / AVENGERS DAY!

Saturday, August 17th from 11am to 8pm Celebrating the 8/13 release of the AVENGERS ENDGAME Blu Ray, AND hosting indie comics creators for a signing! FREE Avengers FCBD 2019 comic book for the first 100 Guests! Meet indie comics creators ROB ANDERSIN and MARTHA SCHWARTZ!** ROB ANDERSIN https://www.indiadvocates.com Mr. AnderSiN – The INDIE DEVIL – […]

ABSOLUTE CARNAGE “SYMBIOTE DAY”!

Saturday, August 10th at 11am Celebrating the 8/7 release of Marvel Comics’ ABSOLUTE CARNAGE #1, by Donny Cates and Ryan Stegman! The first 50 Guests will receive a FREE SYMBIOTE BLOCKS FIGURE! (variations of CARNAGE, VENOM, and ANTI-VENOM) And be sure to get a copy of the beginning of this epic new story! ABSOLUTE CARNAGE […]

$1 OFF Once & Future #1!

COMICS OMNIVORE PROGRAM! com·ics om·ni·vore [kom-iks om-nuh-vohr] noun A person who consumes all manner of comics, regardless of publisher, age, genre, or format, with the only requirement being quality. COMICS OMNIVORE is a new national program aimed at growing the readership of quality comics! Publishers may submit a title to the Comics Omnivore Panel for […]

New Comics & Books for 7/17/19!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: VAMPIRELLA #1 DYNAMITE (W) Christopher Preist (A) Ergun Gunduz (CA) Frank Cho In July 1969, the world was first introduced to Vampirella. 50 years later, she doesn’t look a day older!!!! Now, to celebrate her gold anniversary, Dynamite is launching a brand-new, ongoing series […]

New Comics & Books for 7/10/19!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: BLACK CAT #2 MARVEL COMICS (W) Jed MacKay (A) Travel Foreman (CA) J. Scott Campbell Felicia Hardy prides herself on the fact that she can get into ANYWHERE… but does that REALLY include Doctor Strange’s SANCTUM SANCTORUM?! Can the Black Cat get into […]

EC BOOK CLUB: BONE VOL 1 BY JEFF SMITH!

Wednesday, August 7th from 6:30pm to 7:30pm 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 on […]

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected SEPTEMBER 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 #370, JULY 2019 (for books arriving […]

New Comics & Books for 7/3/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: AERO #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Zhou Liefen, Greg Pak (A) Pop Mhan, Keng (CA) Keng CATCH THE WAVE! ALL NEW ONGOING SERIES! The breakout stars of WAR OF THE REALMS: AGENTS OF ATLAS debut in an oversized team-up book! Get ready for the […]

New Comics & Books for 6/26/19

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: BATMAN DAMNED #3 DC COMICS (W) Brian Azzarello (A/CA) Lee Bermejo The stunning conclusion to the groundbreaking miniseries by the critically acclaimed team of writer Brian Azzarello and artist Lee Bermejo is here! Batman’s most baffling case brings him face to face with his […]

New Comics & Books for 6/19/19!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: SUPERMAN YEAR ONE #1 DC COMICS (W) Frank Miller (A/CA) Danny Miki, John RomitaJr From the burning world of Krypton to the bucolic fields of Kansas, the first chapter of SUPERMAN YEAR ONE tracks Clark Kent’s youth in Kansas, as he comes to terms […]

New Comics & Books for 6/12/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: SILVER SURFER BLACK #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Donny Cates (A/CA) Tradd Moore Spinning out of GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #1, almost the entire galaxy’s defenders have been blown through a black hole, including the Silver Surfer! But the story doesn’t end there… In order […]

NERDIER THAN THOU: A LITERARY CON hosted by Wordier Than Thou!

Saturday, July 20th from 11am to 8pm AND Sunday, July 21st from noon to 6pm! 15% OFF all books & graphic novels in the store! Wordier Than Thou is a St. Pete-based organization focused on literature and local authors! It began as an open mic night, and has since expanded its reach to north Pinellas […]

$1 OFF COFFIN BOUND #1!

COMICS OMNIVORE PROGRAM! com·ics om·ni·vore [kom-iks om-nuh-vohr] noun A person who consumes all manner of comics, regardless of publisher, age, genre, or format, with the only requirement being quality. COMICS OMNIVORE is a new national program aimed at growing the readership of quality comics! Publishers may submit a title to the Comics Omnivore Panel for […]