Category Archives: Books & New Comics!

New Comics & Books for 10/10/2018!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: VENOM #7 MARVEL COMICS (W) Donny Cates (A) Iban Coello (CA) Ryan Stegman “THE ABYSS” STARTS HERE! • Just when you thought the blockbuster story of the summer couldn’t get any more intense, Donny Cates and special guest artist and Venom veteran IBAN COELLO […]

BATMAN: WHITE KNIGHT RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, October 10th from 11am to 8pm The Joker’s insanity has been cured, and he’s on a mission to heal Gotham City! Along with Harley Quinn, he will destroy Batman and watch as everything begins to unravel, exposing everything hidden!!! All eight issues of the comic mini-series are collected here in this volume from superstar […]

EC BOOK CLUB – SANDMAN: THE DOLL’S HOUSE!!!

Wednesday, November 7th 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 […]

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected December 2018!

Here are the comics and graphic novels that caught our attention in this month’s Previews! To ensure that you get these comics 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 #361, October 2018 (for comics arriving […]

THE WALKING DEAD DAY 2018!!!

Saturday, October 13th from 11am to 8pm October 13th is THE WALKING DEAD DAY — an exciting all-day, globally celebrated event commemorating the world’s favorite long-running survival comic created by Robert Kirkman! The FIRST 50 Guests at 11am will receive a FREE “WALKING DEAD” COMIC BOOK MARK!!! The FIRST 100 GUESTS at 11am will also […]

New Comics & Books for 10/03/2018!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: DC Comics – FOIL COVERS The first wave of DC Comics Foil covers is here! Each of these covers features a limited color palette providing a special focus on the heroes (and a few villains, too). In addition, they are printed using an enhanced […]

” YOU ARE DEADPOOL” RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, October 3rd from 11am to 8pm If you’ve ever wanted to be Marvel’s Deadpool, then we have the graphic (and we DO mean “graphic”) novel for YOU!!! You are Deadpool is a trippy adventure where you make the rules!!! This book actually plays as a role-playing game, where you keep score as you make […]

New Comics & Books for 9/26/18

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: HEROES IN CRISIS #1 DC COMICS (W) Tom King (A/CA) Clay Mann There’s a new kind of crisis threatening the heroes of the DC Universe, ripped from real-world headlines by C.I.A.-operative-turned-comics-writer Tom King: How does a superhero handle PTSD? Welcome to Sanctuary, an ultra-secret […]

New Comics & Books for 9/19/18!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: RETURN OF WOLVERINE #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Charles Soule (A/CA) Steve McNiven HE’S BACK, BUB. MATURE READERS ONLY   BATMAN DAMNED #1 DC COMICS (W) Brian Azzarello (A/CA) Lee Bermejo DC BLACK LABEL, the highly anticipated new imprint from DC Comics, starts here! The […]

OBLIVION SONG RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, September 19th from 11am to 8pm Image Comics and Skybound Entertainment’s “Oblivion Song” is arguably the hottest new title this year, and deservedly so!!! “The Walking Dead”‘s Robert Kirkman is back, with this exciting, and beautifully drawn tale, blending sci-fi, mystery and suspense!!! 300,000 Philadelphians have disappeared into Oblivion. After ten years everyone has […]

New Comics & Books for 9/12/18!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: FANTASTIC FOUR #2 MARVEL COMICS (W) Dan Slott (A) Sara Pichelli (CA) Esad Ribic WISH YOU WERE HERE! What have Reed, Sue and the kids been up to all this time? What adventures have they been on? What strange new friends have they found […]

BATMAN & CATWOMAN WEDDING RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, September 12th from 11am to 8pm It was one of the most talked-about comic events of the year… the wedding of Batman and Catwoman!!!! Now, you can relive the moments leading up to their big day, in this hardcover wedding album, that includes Batman #s 24, 44 and 50, plus, never-before-seen photos, sketches and […]

EC BOOK CLUB — DAREDEVIL: BORN AGAIN!!!

Wednesday, October 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 09/05/18!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: BATMAN #54 DC COMICS (W) Tom King (A/CA) Matt Wagner Dick Grayson-the original Robin-gets to spend some quality time fighting crime with his mentor for the first time since Batman popped the question to Catwoman. It’s a walk down memory lane as Bruce Wayne […]

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected in November 2018!

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 #360, SEPTEMBER 2018 (for books arriving […]

BATMAN VS PENGUIN RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, September 5th from 11am to 8pm The Dark Knight and the “foul fowl” the Penguin have quite a history, and you can relive some of their key battles in this collection of their greatest stories!!! You’ll see “Pengie’s” first waddle into comics in Detective Comics #58, from 1941, to his more recent appearance in […]

LABOR DAY SALE!!!

Monday, September 3rd from 11am to 7pm Join us on LABOR DAY, Monday, Sept. 3rd, 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!!! […]

New Comics & Books for 8/29/2018!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: HUNT FOR WOLVERINE DEAD ENDS #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Charles Soule (A) Ramon Rosanas (CA) Marco Checchetto THE HUNT IS OVER. The hunt for Wolverine is over… Now the time has come to put the pieces together and see what was learned. Kitty Pryde, […]

PLANET OF THE APES RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, August 29th from 11am to 8pm If you love Sci-Fi movies, chances are good that 1968’s “Planet of the Apes” is among your favorites! But, did you know that the original novel it’s based on (by Pierre Boulle) actually had the apes living in a very contemporary urban setting? And, did you know that […]

New Comics & Books for 8/22/18!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: PUNISHER #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Matthew Rosenberg (A) Szymon Kudranski (CA) Greg Smallwood YOU CAN TAKE THE PUNISHER OUT OF THE WAR MACHINE… Punisher no longer has the War Machine armor, but he retained his newly acquired taste for big game, and he’s hungry […]