Category Archives: Books & New Comics!

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected JUNE 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 #367, APRIL 2019 (for books arriving […]

New Comics & Books for 4/10/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: SYMBIOTE SPIDER-MAN #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Peter David (A) Iban Coello (CA) Greg Land Everyone knows that Spider-Man’s infamous black suit would someday become the wicked web-slinger called Venom – but what happened BEFORE Peter Parker discovered the black suit’s sinister secret? Find […]

Free Comic Book Day 2019!

Saturday, May 4th from 11am to 8pm IT’S THE BIGGEST DAY IN COMICS!!! Join us for our Annual FREE COMIC BOOK DAY!!! FCBD is a celebration of comics, which allows you to get FREE comics, discover new titles, and cherish old favorites!!! And, as you would expect, at EC we celebrate it like no one […]

PRE-“Free Comic Book Day”!!!

Saturday, April 6th from 11am to 8pm Free Comic Book Day is the first Saturday in May, but here at EC we just can’t wait that long! We’re kicking off the action a month early with our very own PRE-“Free Comic Book Day” featuring a graphic novel sale and FREE COMICS! ALL DAY, ALL BOOKS […]

EC BOOK CLUB: ISOLA VOL 1

Wednesday, May 1st 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 4/3/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: WAR OF REALMS #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Jason Aaron (A) Russell Dauterman (CA) Arthur Adams, Matthew Wilson Asgard. Alfheim. Heven. Jotunheim. Muspelheim. Niffleheim. Nidavellir. Svartalfheim. Vanaheim. All of the Ten Realms have fallen to Malekith and his army except one: Midgard. Home to […]

New Comics & Books for 3/27/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: DETECTIVE COMICS #1000 DC COMICS (W) Peter J. Tomasi & Various (A) Doug Mahnke & Various (CA) Jim Lee, Scott Williams After 80 years, it’s here-the 1,000th issue of DETECTIVE COMICS, the title that literally defines DC! This 96-page issue is stacked with an […]

New Comics & Books for 3/20/2019!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: SPIDER-MAN CITY AT WAR #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Dennis Hopeless (A) Michele Bandini (CA) Clayton Crain PRESS START ON A BRAND-NEW MARVEL UNIVERSE! Showered with worldwide acclaim, the blockbuster Marvel’s Spider-Man has everyone’s spider-sense buzzing! Now you can experience the emotional and shock-filled story […]

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) […]