Category Archives: · Newsletters! (archives)

Meet Flash and Arrow, and stay for a concert! Newsletter 10/2/15

  FLASH & ARROW PREMIERE EVENT!!! Saturday, October 3rd from 11am to 9pm You’ve all been anxiously awaiting the CW premieres of The Flash and Arrow, (Oct. 6th & 7th, respectively), and so have we! So, of course, we’re going to celebrate! PLUS… Our birthday month will soon be over, but that doesn’t mean we’ll […]

Batman Day and Back Issue SALE! Newsletter 9/25/15

You made your voice heard, so all of us at Emerald City Comics wish to say THANK YOU SO MUCH for those of you who voted for us as Tampa Bay’s BEST COMICS SHOP!!! There are many great comics shops in the Bay Area, so we don’t ever take your support for granted!!! We will […]

25% OFF ALL GAMES! Newsletter 9/18/15

  25% OFF ALL GAMES & WARHAMMER AGE OF SIGMA EVENT!!! Saturday, September 19th from 11am to 9pm Join us as our 26th Birthday Celebration continues!!! Emerald City has been getting you in the game for 26 years now, and to celebrate… Join us on Saturday, Sept. 19th and SAVE 25% ON ALL GAMES & […]

Meet Deadpool and Harley Quinn! Newsletter 9/11/15

SAVE 25% ON ALL BOOKS & NEW COMICS HOSTED BY DEADPOOL & HARLEY QUINN!!! Saturday, September 12th from 11am to 9pm Join us as Emerald City’s 26th Birthday Celebration continues!!! It’s Harley Quinn’s 23rd Anniversary, and Deadpool celebrates the new “Deadpool vs. Thanos” mini-series, available now!!! Join us on Saturday, Sept. 12th and SAVE 25% […]

25% OFF Toys, and Star Wars Clearance Sale! Newsletter 9/4/15

  First, a quick note that we will be open our regular hours, 11am to 9pm, on Labor Day, Monday the 7th!     STAR WARS / LABOR DAY WEEKEND / EC 26TH BIRTHDAY!!! Saturday, September 5th at 11am through Monday, September 7th at 9pm The new Star Wars: The Force Awakens merchandise will be […]

DC Bombshells Day! Newsletter 8/28/15

  DC BOMBSHELLS DAY!!! Saturday, August 29th from 11am to 9pm If you’ve been loving the DC Bombshells variant covers, you’ll be thrilled to know that the fun isn’t over yet! Join us on Saturday, August 29th, when the FIRST 50 GUESTS at 11am ONLY will receive a FREE DC BOMBSHELLS BUTTON and a FREE […]

Spider-Man Day! Newsletter 8/21/15

    SPIDER-MAN’S 53rd ANNIVERSARY EVENT!!! Saturday, August 22nd from 11am to 9pm Everyone’s favorite web-slinger is celebrating his 53rd Anniversary — his first appearance was Amazing Fantasy #15, released on Aug. 10th, 1963! And to celebrate, EC is having an anniversary party just for him! And, you, of course! Join us on Saturday, August […]

Doctor Who Comics Day! Newsletter 8/14/15

  IS EMERALD CITY COMICS THE “BEST OF THE BAY”? VOTE NOW AND LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD!!! It’s time for the Creative Loafing Best of the Bay – and the re-vamped voting site this year is EASIER to use than EVER BEFORE!!! Simply go to the link below and click on the category “Goods […]

Fantastic Four SALE! Newsletter 8/7/15

First, though — EC IN THE NEWS!!! Here’s a new Store Tour post from Comic Book Resources! We are SO proud of our store, our Team and our amazing Guests (aka EC Family Members)!!! We wouldn’t be the store we are today without you. Thanks so much to everyone for your support!     […]

TAMPA BAY COMIC CON! Newsletter 7/31/15

  TAMPA BAY COMIC CON!!! Friday, July 31st through Sunday, August 2nd Emerald City Comics will be at the Tampa Bay Comic Con, all three days! We’ll be at BOOTH 1301 with SPECIAL GUESTS T.M. Powell, CW44 Media Critic on Saturday from 11a-12p, and Emerald City Exclusive Cover Artist Adam Riches from 1-3pm on Saturday! […]

Marvel Movie Merchandise SALE! Newsletter 7/24/15

ANT-MAN / MARVEL MOVIES SALE EVENT!!! Saturday, July 25th from 11am to 9pm Ant-Man has been HUGE at the box office! And, to celebrate, EC presents an event to welcome him into the Marvel Cinematic Universe! On Saturday, July 25th, SAVE 20% on ALL MARVEL MOVIE MERCHANDISE in the store!!! (Any Marvel movie version characters […]

20% OFF X-Men merchandise! Newsletter 7/17/15

  X-MEN SALE!!! X-MEN, JURASSIC WORLD & MINIONS GIVE-AWAYS & RAFFLES!!! Saturday, July 18th from 11am to 9pm On Tues., July 14th, X-Men: Days of Future Past: The Rogue Cut will be released, and to celebrate, EC is hosting a special X-Men Sale! On Saturday, July 18th, SAVE 20% on ALL X-MEN MERCHANDISE in the […]

20% OFF Star Trek & Green Lantern! Newsletter 7/10/15

  STAR TREK / GREEN LANTERN EVENT II! SAVE 20%!!! Saturday, July 11th from 11am to 9pm The celebration of EC’s new variant cover continues! On Saturday, July 11th, SAVE 20% on ALL STAR TREK & GREEN LANTERN MERCHANDISE in the store!!! (Except Vintage and Consignment items) PLUS, MEET MR. SPOCK AND GREEN LANTERN LIVE, […]

Fourth of July SALE! Newsletter 7/3/15

4TH OF JULY SALE @ EMERALD CITY! (With JURASSIC WORLD & INSIDE OUT!) AND MINIONS, TOO!!! Saturday, July 4th from 11am to 6pm EC will be closing early (at 6pm) on Saturday, July 4th, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to stop short! On Saturday, July 4th, the FIRST 50 GUESTS at 11am ONLY, […]

DIVERSITY @ EC! Newsletter 6/26/15

DIVERSITY @ EC BONUS RAFFLE!!! Saturday, June 27 from 11am to 9pm June is LGBT Month, and St. Pete will host one of the largest Pride events in the southeast this weekend! To celebrate diversity in life – and in comics – EC is holding a special Pride Weekend Raffle! And, in the spirit of […]

Father’s Day SALE! Newsletter 6/19/15

SUPERMAN & STAR WARS FATHER’S DAY WEEKEND EVENT! Saturday, June 20th from 11am to 9pm We know your Dad is Super, so he should have a SUPER Father’s Day! And, thanks to EC, he will! And YOU will, too! Join us on Sat., June 20th, for a special Father’s Day Weekend celebration, featuring two of […]

Bob Andelman, Amanda Conner & Jimmy Palmiotti! Newsletter 6/12/15

  PRE-ORDER EC’s EXCLUSIVE VARIANT EDITION OF STAR TREK / GREEN LANTERN: SPECTRUM WARS #1 TODAY!!! It’s here!!! EC’s latest EXCLUSIVE VARIANT COVER (shown below, and LIMITED TO ONLY 1,000 COPIES) from artist ADAM RICHES (the artist of our G.I. Joe exclusive cover), is available for PRE-ORDER NOW at!!! Be sure to get the […]

MY LITTLE PONY Day! Newsletter 6/5/15

  MY LITTLE PONY DAY!!! Saturday, June 6th from 11am to 9pm School is out! But EC wants to keep your kids reading all summer long! To help, EC is having a special event! The FIRST 50 GUESTS at 11am ONLY will receive a FREE CHILDREN’S BOOK WEEK POSTER! (Each poster will have a random […]

AVENGERS DAY PART 2! Newsletter 5/29/15

    First, Emerald City is proud to offer a Military Discount, extending a 10% DISCOUNT on ALL purchases to ALL ACTIVE, RETIREE and VETERAN PERSONNEL with a valid military ID or proof of military service!!! Once you’ve provided your information, you will be given an EC Rewards card, so that your discount will be […]

Avengers Epic Event! Newsletter 5/22/15

  MAGIC: THE GATHERING MODERN MASTERS @ EMERALD CITY FOR ONLY $199.99!!! It’s here!!! Magic: The Gathering Modern Masters 2015 booster boxes are now available at Emerald City for ONLY $199.99 – a price that’s going to be hard to beat anywhere!!! There is a limited quantity available to us, so there will be a […]