Category Archives: Events & Announcements!

GAMING IN MARCH 2019 AT EC!

Every Wednesday EC and All Things Nerdy host “EC Game Night” where you can Learn & Play a featured game from 6-7pm, then stay for Open Play of that game from 7-8pm — or any of our gaming demos of your choice! Saturdays’ “EC Game Day” events with All Things Nerdy run from Noon-2pm, and […]

SHAZAM DAY!

Saturday, March 30th from 11am to 8pm DC Comics’ SHAZAM film arrives April 5th, and Emerald City is celebrating its release! Free DC SUPERHERO COMICS for the first 100 Guests! (a selection of all-ages DC Comics will be available for younger readers) Free all-day raffle* for a SHAZAM fan pack: SHAZAM TP – MOVIE PHOTO […]

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 […]

CAPTAIN MARVEL DAY / WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION!

Saturday, March 9th from 11am to 8pm The Captain Marvel film arrives Friday, March 8th! AND, March is Women’s History Month! Help us celebrate both on Saturday, March 9th from 11am to 8pm: Free CAPTAIN MARVEL comic book for first 100 Guests! Free all-day raffle* for a Captain Marvel fan pack: Mighty Captain Marvel #1 […]

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 […]

STAR WARS’ COLIN CANTWELL PRESENTATION & SIGNING, WITH THE 501ST!

  Saturday, March 16th from 11am to 2pm** (EC store hours: 11am to 8pm) Star Wars ship designer Colin Cantwell was the original concept artist and modeler for all things that flew in the first 1977 Star Wars movie, “A New Hope”! He will give a video presentation in our Events Room at 11am, followed […]

GAMING IN FEBRUARY 2019 AT EC!

Every Wednesday EC and All Things Nerdy host “EC Game Night” where you can Learn & Play a featured game from 6-7pm, then stay for Open Play of that game from 7-8pm — or any of our gaming demos of your choice! Saturdays’ “EC Game Day” events with All Things Nerdy run from Noon-2pm, and […]

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)  

LEGO MOVIE 2 DAY!

Saturday, February 9th from 11am to 8pm FREE Blocks Figure for the first 100 Guests! FREE all-day raffle* for… LEGO BATMOBILE SET 70905, LEGO SPIDER-MAN HELICOPTER RESCUE 76016, and LEGO STAR WARS IMPERIAL PATROL BATTLE PACK 75207! 10% OFF all LEGO merchandise! * One entry per person, please. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER! Winners do […]

BACK ISSUE COMICS SALE!

Saturday, February 2nd from 11am to 8pm 50% OFF BACK ISSUE COMICS! (discount is taken off the guide price of the comic; excludes vintage, key, and consignment comics) Also, all red-marked or black-marked $1 Comics will be on sale… 20 for $15 50 for $35 100 for $60 200 for $100 500 for $200!!! PLUS, […]

EC Raffle: STAR WARS LIVE IN CONCERT – THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK!

Wednesday, January 23rd from 11am to 8pm All Guests may enter this FREE all-day raffle to win* 2 tickets to the 8pm Saturday, January 26th, concert event! The winner will be contacted Thursday, January 24th. Experience Star Wars as never before with Ruth Eckerd Hall‘s first-ever live performance of Star Wars Live In Concert: Empire […]

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #1 CELEBRATION!

Saturday, January 26th from 11am to 8pm The Guardians of the Galaxy get an ALL-NEW #1 COMIC by the THANOS WINS creative team of Donny Cates and Geoff Shaw — and it will be available on EC’s New Comics Wall on Wednesday, January 23rd! Come help us celebrate! On Saturday, January 26th, the FIRST 50 […]

Superman Santa 12/1/18 photo album!

POP!-A-PALOOZA SALES EVENT!!!

Saturday, January 12th from 11am to 8pm Funko fans are everywhere! (We even have a special Facebook page dedicated to our EC Guests who are Funko Fans – https://www.facebook.com/groups/270203323684736) And, every once in a while we like to treat our EC Family Members to one of your favorite sales events – Pop!-A-Palooza!!! On Saturday, January […]

Spider-Verse Day 12/15/18 photo album!

GAMING IN JANUARY 2019 AT EC!

Every Wednesday from 6 – 8pm, EC and All Things Nerdy host “EC Game Night” where you can Learn & Play, where our friendly and patient friends from All Things Nerdy will teach you the game and answer your questions! Then you can join us for Open Play of the featured game, or any of […]

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 […]