Category Archives: Books & New Comics!

New Comics & Books for 05/09/2018!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: JUSTICE LEAGUE NO JUSTICE #1 DC COMICS (W) Scott Snyder & Various (A/CA) Francis Manapul DARK NIGHTS: METAL left the DCU transformed in ways both terrifying and wondrous-and only the Justice League is strong enough to face the threats to come…or are they? […]

THE PUNISHER RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, May 9th from 11am to 8pm Comic legends Garth Ennis and Goran Parlov team up to tell this violent and riveting tale (is there any other kind for the Punisher?), of Frank Castle’s first military command – and his first kill!!! Find out just what “made” the Punisher!!! On Wednesday, May 9th, ALL GUESTS, […]

FREE COMIC BOOK DAY!!!

Saturday, May 5th 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 […]

EC Book Club: SCOTT PILGRIM’S PRECIOUS LITTLE LIFE!!!

Wednesday, June 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 5/02/18!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: AVENGERS #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Jason Aaron (A/CA) Ed McGuinness A NEW ERA DAWNS FOR EARTH’S MIGHTIEST HEROES – courtesy of JASON AARON and ED McGUINNESS! Thor Odinson. Steve Rogers. Tony Stark. The Big Three of the Avengers are reunited at last! And just […]

INJUSTICE 2 RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, May 2nd from 11am to 8pm You love playing the game at home, now you can bring home the beginning of the battle, in this official prequel to the Injustice 2 video game!!! As enemies rage war on one another, Batman stands in the middle! Can he prevent further fighting, or is this truly […]

JEAN GREY AND THE X-MEN RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, April 25th from 11am to 8pm The Phoenix has returned!!! Jean Grey is back, and the X-Men will never be the same!!! Read all about it in this collection from writer Matthew Rosenberg and artists Leinil Francis Yu, Carlos Pacheco, Joe Bennett, Ramon Rosanas and more as they bring you this epic tale of […]

ECBC Comics 101 — Tom King’s BATMAN VOL 1: I AM GOTHAM!

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

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: ACTION COMICS #1000 DC COMICS (W/A) Various (CA) Jim Lee, Scott Williams Retailers: This issue will ship with ten covers. Please see the order form for details. Celebrate 1000 issues of Action Comics with an all-star lineup of top talent as they pay tribute […]

ECBC: Comics recommendations by “Doctor Vince”! 4/17/18

“Doctor Vince” is a rocket scientist by day, and an EC Book Club (ECBC) moderator by night! MONSTRESS VOL 1 is the featured book at our next ECBC meeting. Here are the comics and graphic novels that caught his attention in this month’s Previews (in addition to his usual pull list, and EC’s picks this […]

Superman’s Action Comics #1000 arrives Wednesday 4/18/18!!!

Celebrate 1000 issues of Action Comics with an all-star lineup of top talent as they pay tribute to the comic that started it all! From today’s explosive action to a previously unpublished tale illustrated by the legendary Curt Swan to the Man of Tomorrow’s future — this very special, oversized issue presents the best of […]

New Books & Comics recommendations from the April 2018 Previews Catalog!

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 #355, APRIL 2018 (for books arriving […]

New Comics & Books for 4/11/18!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases! Featured Comics: IMMORTAL MEN #1 DC COMICS (W) James TynionIV (A/CA) Jim Lee, Scott Williams “THE END OF FOREVER” part one! There is a secret history to the DC Universe of heroes who have protected humanity from the shadows since the dawn of time…and who can […]

“PRE-Free Comic Book Day” is ready to go!!!

EC BOOK CLUB – MONSTRESS VOL 1!!!

Wednesday, May 2nd 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 to chat about the featured book. We usually begin each meeting with a “Comics 101” slideshow giving some historical, artistic, or social background on the book, and then we dive […]

New Book Recommendations! 3/31/18

Here are the graphic novels that caught our attention in the March 2018 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 Frank at comics@emeraldcitycomics.com, to reserve a copy! From the Previews Catalog #354, March 2018 (for books arriving […]

New Comics & Books for 04/04/18!!!

Click here for the full list of new releases!   Featured Comics: AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #798 LEG MARVEL COMICS (W) Dan Slott (A) Stuart Immonen (CA) Alex Ross GO DOWN SWINGING Part 2 Dan Slott’s final SPIDER-MAN story continues! The GREEN GOBLIN HAS RETURNED – and he’s exacting his ultimate revenge not only on SPIDER-MAN, but […]

PRE-“Free Comic Book Day”!!!

  Saturday, April 7th 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 […]

HELPING PEOPLE… WITH COMICS!!!

There are two great new benefit books coming out in May! We need to get our preorders in by the middle of April, though, so we want to make sure you have a chance to get these books before they’re unavailable! To reserve a copy of either or both, please call us at 727-398-2665, or […]

BATMAN ’66 MEETS WONDER WOMAN ’77 RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, April 4th from 11am to 8pm DC Comics and Warner Bros. Pictures’ Justice League Movie is available now on BluRay and DVD, and we’re keeping the celebration going by spotlighting a very different version of two of the Justice League’s greatest heroes – Batman and Wonder Woman!!! Relive the glory days of Adam West […]