Category Archives: Games!

New Games! 9/20/2019

UNMATCHED: BATTLE LEGENDS In battle, there are no equals. Unmatched is a highly asymmetrical miniature fighting game for two or four players. Each hero is represented by a unique deck designed to evoke their style and legend. Tactical movement and no-luck combat resolution create a unique play experience that rewards expertise, but just when you’ve […]

JUSTIN PONSOR MEMORIAL CHARITY EVENT!

Saturday, September 14th from 11am to 8pm Justin Ponsor (“JPo”) was a world-class comic book colorist, and a friend to the Team here at Emerald City. He passed away in May after a two-year public battle with cancer. “As anyone who ever met Justin Ponsor knew, he was never just a colleague or colorist or […]

GAMING IN SEPTEMBER 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 Games! 8/30/2019

BARGAIN QUEST Bargain Quest is a game of adventure and capitalism for 2-6 players. Players will take the role of shopkeepers in an adventuring town plagued by monsters. Players must draft items and then secretly choose which items to place in their windows to attract wealthy heroes to their shops. Once all heroes have been […]

30TH ANNIVERSARY SALES!

Sundays in September from noon to 6pm Emerald City is celebrating 30 years in business with a colossal SALE: 30% OFF different merchandise categories every Sunday in September! SUNDAY 9/1: 30% OFF TOYS! (10% OFF HOT TOYS FIGURES) SUNDAY 9/8: 30% OFF GAMES! SUNDAY 9/15: 30% OFF TRADING CARDS & APPAREL! SUNDAY 9/22: 30% OFF […]

New Games! 8/23/2019

ARTEMIS PROJECT Europa, Jupiter’s moon. Deep beneath the crust, the oceans are teeming with alien sea life. Shellfish, plants, corals, arthropods, even strange fish and larger sea creatures populate a wide-ranging interconnected web of hidden seas. Volcanism is rampant, warming the mineral-rich waters and creating excellent conditions for energy-harvesting. The largest cavern close to the […]

Video Game Day at EC!

VIDEO GAME DAY! Saturday, August 24th from 11am to 7pm (store opens at 11am and closes at 8pm)   Gameplay with start is 12pm and winners will be announced at 7pm!!! (you do not need to be there at 7pm in order to win)   It’s a day of video game fun in our Events […]

New Games! 8/16/2019

JAWS THE BOARD GAME In JAWS, one player takes on the role of the killer shark off Amity Island, while the other 1-3 players take on the roles of Brody, Hooper and Quint to hunt the shark. Character and event cards define player abilities and create game actions for humans and the shark. Gameplay is […]

New Games! 8/9/2019

POWER RANGERS: HEROES OF THE GRID (3 EXPANSION ALSO AVAILABLE) Power Rangers: Heroes of the Grid gives each player the chance to take the role of a Power Ranger, the heroes of Angel Grove who defend the earth against the evil Rita Repulsa and her nefarious minions. Each Ranger comes with a unique combat deck […]

LABOR DAY SALE!

Monday, September 2nd from 11am to 7pm Join us on LABOR DAY, Monday, Sept. 2nd, to get your holiday started right! We’ll be open our regular hours — 11am-7pm, giving you all day to stop by and pick up enough games, graphic novels and other goodies to get you through the fall months to come! […]

GAMING IN AUGUST 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 Games! 7/26/2019

CHOCOLATIERS In Chocolatiers, you take on the role of a young chocolatier boxing up chocolates to make a decadent chocolate display! Sharing is caring in the world of chocolates, so while you’ll draw three chocolates into your hand, you get to keep only one! Once you have your chocolates, discard them to claim box tiles […]

New Games! 7/19/2019

CORINTH Under a blazing sun in 4th century BCE, traders come from all corners of the Mediterranean Sea to Corinth to sell their goods; Persian carpets, Cretan olive oil, Roman grapes, and Egyptian spices are highly prized by traders. Players have a few weeks to secure their place in Corinthian lore as its most savvy […]

GAMING IN JULY 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 Games! 6/28/2019

THINGS FROM THE FLOOD RPG Somewhere out there beyond the cordons, beyond the fields and marshes, abandoned machines roamed like stray dogs. They wandered about impatiently, restless in the new wind sweeping through the country. They smelled something in the air, something unfamiliar. Perhaps, if we had listened closely, we would also have heard it. […]

New Games! 6/7/2019

RINGMASTER In Ringmaster: Welcome to the Big Top, you compete to build the best carnival and earn the title “Ringmaster”! The only way to reach this illustrious title is to hire stars and build attractions…while occasionally sabotaging the other players and adding devious sideshows to your opponents’ carnivals! The game is fast and family-friendly. Each […]

GAMING IN JUNE 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 Games! 5/31/2019

KEYFORGE: AGE OF ASCENSION Become a new Archon in Age of Ascension! As a new set of KeyForge, Age of Ascension mixes up the cardpool with 204 brand-new cards, joining 166 cards first introduced in Call of the Archons to create an entirely new pool of 370 cards and billions upon billions more Unique Decks […]

STAR WARS GAME DAY!

It’s a game day centered around all things STAR WARS! On Saturday, June 8th, from 2-6pm, join us for an open play event for Star Wars Legion, Star Wars Destiny, and Star Wars X-Wing!   We will have multiple tables set up with game mats for X-Wing and Legion and space for Destiny!   Promo […]

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, […]