Category Archives: Events & Announcements!

Introducing the “COMICS OMNIVORE” PROGRAM with THUMBS #1 from Image Comics!

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. GET $1 OFF DURING THE FIRST WEEK OF RELEASE! Offer valid from June 5th thru June 11th, 2019! (Price will be automatically reduced at the register; does not combine […]

Detective Pikachu Day / Manga Sale!

Saturday, May 11th from 11am to 8pm Pokemon: Detective Pikachu hits theaters on May 10th! On Saturday, May 11th, EC is celebrating its release! The first 100 Guests at 11am will receive a “Free Comic Book Day 2019” POKEMON I CHOSE YOU & POKEMON ADVENTURES COMIC! 15% OFF ALL MANGA all day long!   Also, […]

EC BOOK CLUB: SAGA VOL 4 by Brian K. Vaughan & Fiona Staples!

Wednesday, June 5th 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 […]

FREE RPG DAY 2019 / PRIDE MONTH BOOK SALE!

Saturday, June 15th from 11am to 8pm FREE ROLE-PLAYING GAME DAY is an annual gaming event celebrating the joy of tabletop role-playing, popularized by games like DUNGEONS & DRAGONS! Established in 2007, Free RPG Day works with participating hobby game retailers and RPG publishers to bring new and exclusive RPG quickstart rules and adventure modules […]

X-MEN DARK PHOENIX DAY!

Saturday, June 8th from 11am to 8pm Celebrating the June 7th release of the X-MEN: DARK PHOENIX film! FREE X-Men BLOCKS figure for the first 100 Guests at 11am! FREE all-day raffle for a chance to win* a MARVEL GALLERY JEAN GRAY FIGURE! 10% OFF all X-MEN-titled merchandise in the store! (Vintage comics and consignment […]

INTERNATIONAL TABLETOP DAY 2019!

Saturday, June 1st from 11am to 8pm INTERNATIONAL TABLETOP DAY is an annual event celebrating tabletop games, and the people who play them — or want to START playing them! All day long, on Saturday, June 1st, ALL GAMES AND GAMING MERCHANDISE will be 15% OFF! This includes board games, trading card games, miniatures games, […]

THE INDIE WORKSHOP / EARLY MEMORIAL DAY SALE!

Sunday, May 26th from noon to 5pm Join The Comic Initiative in our Events Room for a day full of informative panels about How to Create Comics, How to Brand Comics, The Importance of Comics in our Culture – and get to meet and talk with some amazing creators, like Joel Rodriguez, Paige Alfred, Marcus […]

EC YARD SALE!

Saturday, May 25th from 11am to 6pm Store remains open until 8pm It’s time once again for an EC favorite! Our Yard Sale is back, and we’ve got lots of new additions for you to pick up, at prices that are sure to make you smile! Shop our outdoor display of DEEP, DEEP DISCOUNTS on… […]

DISNEY SALE!

Saturday, May 18th from 11am to 8pm ALADDIN releases on May 24th! We are celebrating at Emerald City on Saturday, May 18th, with a SALE: 10% OFF ALL DISNEY ITEMS IN THE STORE!

GAMING IN MAY 2019

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 […]

New sign over EC!

We are proud to unveil our new “EC logo” sign over the entrance of Emerald City Comics! A big THANK YOU to EC Family Member Justin Redden at DJR Enterprises for the sign! https://justinredden.myportfolio.com

Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti, and Paul Mounts signing!

They’re some of our favorite “EC Family Members” – and they’ll be here at EC for a special visit on Free Comic Book Day! 2 autographs each from each creator are FREE, then $5 each – OR $10 fee for ALL autographs to be graded. Amanda & Jimmy will not have time for sketches; Paul […]

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 […]

Avengers Endgame Day!

Saturday, April 27th from 11am to 8pm 10% OFF all AVENGERS-titled merchandise in the store! (vintage comics & consignment items excluded) $5 EC GIFT CERTIFICATE for every Guest dressed in AVENGERS COSPLAY! FREE, ALL-DAY RAFFLE* for a chance to win an Avengers Fan Pack: MARVEL SELECT – AVENGERS INFINITY WAR CAPTAIN AMERICA ACTION FIGURE MARVEL […]

Easter Egg Hunt!

Saturday, April 20th at 11am to 2pm (store open until 8pm) EC will be closed on Easter Sunday in observance of the holiday!!! That means we’ll be celebrating a day early, and we invite you to take part in our annual EC Easter Egg Hunt!!! On Saturday, April 20th, ALL GUESTS of ALL AGES can […]

Hellboy Movie Celebration!

Saturday, April 13th at 11am The all-new HELLBOY film premieres April 12th! It stars Stranger Things’ DAVID HARBOUR, with Milla Jovovich, Ian McShane, Sasha Lane, Daniel Dae Kim, and Thomas Haden Church. EC is celebrating the new film by giving the first 100 Guests a FREE Hellboy BLOCKS figure! Also, in the spirit of Hellboy, […]

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 […]

GAMING IN APRIL 2019

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 […]