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FREE RPG DAY 2021!

Saturday, October 16th at 11am 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 into your […]

EC BOOK CLUB – REMINA BY JUNJI ITO!

Sunday, September 5th from 4:30 to 5:30pm The Emerald City Book Club meets the FIRST SUNDAY of the month from 4:30 to 5:30pm in our Events Room (or on Zoom during COVID), to chat about the featured book. We sometimes begin the meetings with a “Comics 101” introduction giving some historical, artistic, or social background […]

BATMAN DAY 2021!

Saturday, September 18th from 11am to 8pm Help us celebrate DC Comics’ annual Batman Day with a FREE BATMAN COMIC! Each Guest can choose one of the following comics, and kids will also have a choice of two coloring sheets, while supplies last: BATMAN DAY 2021 THE WORLD #1 – TEEN+ BATMAN DAY 2021 KNIGHTWATCH […]

EC BOOK CLUB – HELLBOY UNIVERSE ESSENTIALS: HELLBOY TP!

EC BOOK CLUB – HELLBOY UNIVERSE ESSENTIALS: HELLBOY TP Sunday, September 5th from 4:30 to 5:30pm The Emerald City Book Club meets the FIRST SUNDAY of the month from 4:30 to 5:30pm in our Events Room (or on Zoom during the COVID pandemic), to chat about the featured book. We sometimes begin the meetings with […]

THE MANDALORIAN SIGNING WITH ‘GEKKO’ – DOMINIC PACE!

Saturday, August 7th at 11am   Dominic Pace is the actor who portrayed the bounty hunter Gekko in the first and third chapters of The Mandalorian – and you can meet him on Saturday, August 7th, here at EC! Pace is a lifelong Star Wars fan, and described his time on set and in costume […]

FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2021!

Saturday, August 14th from 11am to 8pm (FCBD 2022 is expected to return to the first Saturday in May!) Join us Saturday, August 14th, when ALL GUESTS, ALL DAY will get FREE COMICS! (Each Guest can choose ANY THREE FCBD 2021 comics of their choice!) Our little parking lot fills up QUICKLY during a big […]

VERSUS SYSTEM 2PCG TOURNAMENT!

Sunday, July 18th from 1pm to 4pm This event will start at 1pm. Please arrive by 12:30 to register and get pairings done. $5 entry fee, and all players get a foil card! This will be a “MODERN FORMAT” tournament. Banned cards The following cards are not allowed to be played in the Modern Format: […]

EC BOOK CLUB – SLAUGHTERHOUSE FIVE ORIGINAL GRAPHIC NOVEL!

Wednesday, July 7th 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 (or by remote conference on Zoom during the COVID-19 crisis), to chat about the featured book. We usually begin each meeting with a “Comics […]

MEET DEADPOOL CREATOR ROB LIEFELD!

Friday, July 9th from 1pm to 7pm Come celebrate the 30th anniversary of Deadpool & X-Force with their creator (and Cable creator) ROB LIEFELD! We use tickets and the Telegram app for our big signings, to make them easier and safer for everyone involved! How it works: Come to the store to get your ticket, […]

POWER RANGERS SIGNING WITH WALTER E JONES!

Saturday, June 5th from noon to 3pm Meet Walter E Jones, who played Zack Taylor, the original Black Ranger on the hit television series Mighty Morphin Power Rangers! We use tickets and the Telegram app for our big signings, to make them easier and safer for everyone involved! How it works: Come to the store […]

EC BOOK CLUB – BLACK WIDOW BY KELLY THOMPSON TP VOL 01 TIES THAT BIND

Wednesday, June 2nd 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 (or by remote conference on Zoom during the COVID-19 crisis), to chat about the featured book. We usually begin each meeting with a “Comics […]

AMANDA CONNER & JIMMY PALMIOTTI SIGNING!

Saturday, May 8th from 11am to 1pm Celebrating the May 5th release of their new INVINCIBLE RED SONJA #1! The first autograph is FREE, then $5 each – OR $10 fee for ALL autographs to be graded. Sorry, Amanda & Jimmy will not have time for sketches. Agents of SLABS will be here to accept […]

COMIC BOOK SIGNING WITH ANDREA MUTTI!

Saturday, July 10th from 11am to 2pm (store remains open until 8pm) Writer Cullen Bunn and artist Andrea Mutti’s PARASOMNIA #1 from Dark Horse Comics arrives Wednesday, June 30th! It’s a new dark fantasy tale of two worlds split between dreams and reality. Come get your copy signed by Andrea Mutti on Saturday, July 10th […]

“PRE” FREE COMIC BOOK DAY!

Saturday, May 1st from 11am to 8pm Free Comic Book Day is USUALLY the first Saturday in May, but this year it will jump forward in time to Saturday, August 14th, so that vaccinations and other COVID-defeating measures will allow the event to run at that time (FCBD 2022 is expected to return to the […]

VERSUS SYSTEM 2PCG TOURNAMENT!

Sunday, June 6th from 1pm to 4pm The triumphant return of our Versus System 2PCG Tournaments! This event will start at 1pm. Please arrive by 12:30 to register and get pairings done. $5 entry fee, and all players get a foil card! PRIZES! Organized Play Kit #5 will be used as prize support. First place […]

POWER RANGERS SIGNING WITH CAT & NAKIA!

Saturday, May 22nd from 11am to 3pm Meet Pink Ranger Catherine Sutherland and Yellow Ranger Nakia Burrise from 11am to 3pm!** We will be using tickets and the Telegram app to make the signing easy and safe for everyone involved! How it works: Come to the store to get your ticket, which is just your […]

STAR WARS SIGNING WITH RAY PARK!

  Tuesday, May 4th from 4pm to 7pm Meet Ray Park, the actor who portrayed Darth Maul in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, from 4pm to 7pm!** Park also appeared in Sleepy Hollow as The Headless Horseman, X-Men as Toad, and GI Joe Retaliation as Snake Eyes. These are Ray Park’s prices: • Autograph $60 […]

Meet Spider-Man & Spider-Gwen!

On Wednesday, April 14th, Marvel Comics releases SPIDER-MAN: SPIDER’S SHADOW #1! It’s a dark tale by Chip Zdarsky, examining what might have happened if Peter Parker never removed the alien symbiote spider-suit that eventually became Venom; and EC is celebrating the comic’s release with a Spider-Man themed “meet & greet” that Saturday! On Saturday, April […]

SECOND SIGHT PUBLISHING SIGNING!

Saturday, March 27th from 11am to 3pm Meet the creators from new Second Sight Publishing titles: SPIKE JARRELL, ALFRED PAIGE, and ARON POHARA! Larry Spike Jarrell (comic book creator/writer/artist) has been in the comics industry for 30+ years and has created Stars End, Lady Freedom, and The Nunnery. Additionally Larry has contributed to two books […]

20% off UNDERSTANDING COMICS until April 7th 2021!

This photo was taken at our previous EC Book Club meeting to discuss BATMAN YEAR ONE! Stop by to get 20% off your copy of UNDERSTANDING COMICS, then join us on Zoom April 7th at 6:30pm to talk about it!

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