Category Archives: Events & Announcements!

MARVEL COMICS GIVE-AWAY & RAFFLE!

Saturday, February 22nd at 11am Celebrating the release of an all-new WOLVERINE #1 on Wednesday 2/19/20! This is the first ongoing Wolverine series since October 2014, when the previous series concluded, leading into the “Death of Wolverine” miniseries! FREE randomly-chosen recent Marvel Comics #1 issue for the first 100 Guests! Our younger Guests will receive […]

GARAGE SALE!

Saturday, March 7th from 11am to 6pm (store remains open until 8pm) It’s time once again for an EC favorite! Our Garage 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 displays of DEEP, DEEP DISCOUNTS on… BACK […]

EC BOOK CLUB – MONSTRESS TP VOL 02: THE BLOOD!

Wednesday, March 4th 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 FEBRUARY 2020!

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 […]

GET $1 OFF FINGER GUNS #1 DURING THE FIRST WEEK OF RELEASE!

Offer valid from February 26th through March 3rd! (Price will be automatically reduced at the register; does not combine with any other discounts) FINGER GUNS #1 Vault Comics Story by Justin Richards Art by Val Halvorson $3.99 – ONLY $2.99 DURING ITS FIRST WEEK OF RELEASE! Two troubled teenagers discover they can manipulate emotions by […]

GET $1 OFF “ON THE STUMP” #1 DURING THE FIRST WEEK OF RELEASE!

Offer valid from February 19th through the 25th! (Price will be automatically reduced at the register; does not combine with any other discounts) ON THE STUMP #1 Image ComicsWritten by Chuck Brown Illustrated by Prenzy $3.99 – ONLY $2.99 DURING ITS FIRST WEEK OF RELEASE! SERIES PREMIERE! Each issue of arc one features a connecting […]

FREE COMEDY SHOW AT EC!

“COMICS LOVING COMICS” A COMIC STORE COMEDY SHOW! Saturday, February 1st from 4pm to 6pm in our Events Room Local comedians JAMES ESTERLINE and ZOE BOE host a family-friendly comedy show at EC! Scheduled to appear:** MACJAMEZ NIKIE DECAY ZOE BOE ART ZAGLER NATHAN GELARDI RAFIQ SHAHEEN LAWRENCE GREEN LUCIEN VAN REENAN Also, all Guests […]

POP!-a-palooza!

Saturday, February 8th from 11am to 8pm EC celebrates your favorite collectibles with the return of one of your favorite EC events … it’s the return of POP!-a-palooza! Save on all of your favorite characters, complete your collections, and find new favorites during this special sales event! 10% OFF ALL POP! VINYLS AND ALL OTHER […]

Online shopping with EC!

If you would like to do some shopping with Emerald City Comics, but can’t make it to our store, there are TONS of great items you can find online from us! Our online shop… http://shop.emeraldcitycomics.com Our eBay store… https://www.ebay.com/usr/eccomicsfl Our Amazon store… https://www.amazon.com/shops/eccomicsfl

AMANDA CONNER, JIMMY PALMIOTTI, & PAUL MOUNTS SIGNING!

Saturday, February 15th from 11am to 1pm (store remains open until 8pm) Celebrating the release of their HARLEY QUINN AND THE BIRDS OF PREY #1 from DC Comics’ “mature readers” Black Label line! The comic arrives Wednesday, February 12th. Meet Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti, and Paul Mounts from 11am to 1pm!** 2 autographs from each […]

BOOK SIGNING WITH NICOLA CUTI, AUSTIN JANOWSKY, AND SLASHVENTURES’ UNDERSCORE & TILDE!

Saturday, January 25th from 11am to 2pm (store open until 8pm) Celebrating multiple generations of comic book creators! Meet Nicola Cuti, Austin Janowsky, and Underscore & Tilde from 11am to 2pm!** Also, FREE random BLOCKS minifigure for the first 100 Guests at 11am! These BLOCKS feature characters from DC & Marvel Comics, Star Wars, Star […]

Thank you!

THANK YOU to all of our “EC Family Members” for helping to keep Emerald City in business by shopping here on a regular basis! Everything we do here at EC begins with our gratitude to you for buying your comics and games and collectibles here. Can we ask a favor? We’d LOVE your help in […]

EC ‘PAINT AND TAKE’ EVENT: OWLBEAR!

Saturday, February 22nd from 2pm to 4pm in our Events Room Join Emerald City Comics for a ‘Paint and Take’ event! Get your hands on the ‘D&D Nolzur’s Marvelous Miniatures: Owlbear‘ figure and join in with friends and family in this exciting ‘Paint & Take’ event here at EC! New and experienced painters welcome. Space […]

EC BOOK CLUB – LOCKE & KEY: WELCOME TO LOVECRAFT TP

Wednesday, February 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 […]

2019’s BEST-SELLING BOOKS & COMICS AT EC!

Here’s our top 50 best-selling books in 2019: MONSTRESS TP VOL 01 MY HERO ACADEMIA GN VOL 01 ISOLA TP VOL 01 SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK UMBRELLA ACADEMY TP VOL 01 APOCALYPSE SUITE MISTER MIRACLE TP – TOM KING & MITCH GERADS ADVENTURE ZONE GN VOL 01 HERE THERE BE GERBLINS IMMORTAL […]

Back Issue Comics Sale!

Saturday, January 11th from 11am to 8pm Includes all back issue comics on the main sales floor! Excludes vintage, key, and consignment comics. 99¢ EACH if the guide price is under $5! 50% OFF guide price if it’s $5 or more! 99¢ EACH for all black-marked $1.99 Comics – or 10 for $7.99! 49¢ EACH […]

GAMING IN JANUARY 2020!

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 […]

Free “Batman Who Laughs” BLOCK offer!

  Starting Saturday, January 4th at 11am – buy at least 3 BLOCKS figures and get a FREE “Batman Who Laughs” BLOCKS minifigure! (while supplies last). THE BATMAN WHO LAUGHS is the evil counterpart and alternate version of Batman within the multiverse. He is depicted as a hybrid of both Batman (Bruce Wayne) and Batman’s […]

VERSUS SYSTEM 2PCG TOURNAMENT!

Sunday, January 19th from 12:30pm 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! RULES! “PHOTOGRAPHIC FORMAT” – you must use a Photographic Universe deck. During this Format you can use cards from the following expansions: […]

STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER DAY!

Saturday, December 14th from 11am to 8pm We’re celebrating STAR WARS in anticipation of the 12/20/2019 release of THE RISE OF SKYWALKER! FREE ‘Boba Fett’ or ‘Star Wars Adventures’ comic for the first 100 Guests! FREE Star Wars stickers for the kids, while supplies last!     The 501st LEGION TAMPA BAY SQUAD will be […]