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June 2019

Godshaper book discussion

June 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Note: this event has been postponed one week from the original scheduled date. Eisner Award-nominated writer Simon Spurrier (The Spire, X-Men Legacy) and breakout talent Jonas Goonface introduce a vast world teeming with bold ideas exploring ownership, freedom, and the pettiness of possession-both physical and spiritual. Ennay is a Godshaper-godless social pariahs with the ability to mold and shape the gods of others. Paired with Bud, an off-kilter but affectionate god without a human, the two travel from town to…

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July 2019

Buy 2 Get 1 FREE! Mike’s Birthday Sale

July 23 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Our July 4 event was so fun we’re having a re-do! Stop by the shop and wish Mike a happy belated birthday (this will be on the day after) and get a book free with your purchase of two others of equal or higher value. Most items in the shop will be in sale, exceptions include a few local art books and comics.

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Destiny City Comics & Arts Festival 2019 at Alma Mater

July 27 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Alma Mater Tacoma, 1322 Fawcett Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Come meet local artists who make comics! Destiny City Comics is working with Alma Mater Tacoma to host independent writers and artists who can’t wait to sell you their latest comic, zine, or other concoction. The festival includes OVER 33 regional and independent artists, writers and illustrators from across the Pacific Northwest. There will also be music throughout the festival, including a DJ from Jankuland, our favorite consignment and record shop in town!   Special guests include:   ROBERTA GREGORY:…

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Die Vol. 1: Fantasy Heartbreaker book discussion

July 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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The author of The Wicked + the Divine and Marvel's Star Wars, Kieron Gillen and artist Stephanie Hans present a thrilling Dungeons and Dragons meets Jumanji story.   We'll be meeting at Destiny City Comics at 218 Saint Helens Ave. You can get the book at Destiny City Comics for 15% off with the book club discount. Stadium District's comic shop also sells many other fine graphic novels.

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August 2019

Destiny City Freakycon V

August 24 @ 1:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Destiny City Freakycon V poster

Tacoma’s mini-horror con returns with a vengeance for a fifth year of terror in the Stadium District. Welcoming back a very special guest Jackey Raye Neyman Jones actress from MANOS: the Hands of Fate, one of the worst films ever made featured on Mystery Science Theater 3000.   We'll also be hosting a special double-feature and live riff Manos: the Hands of Fate and the sequel Manos Returns. Manos Returns is only available to be shown at screenings like this…

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My Heroes Have Always Been Junkies book discussion

August 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Acclaimed comic creators Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips present a dramatic tale of addiction in their new graphic novel.   We'll be meeting at Destiny City Comics at 218 Saint Helens Ave. You can get the book at Destiny City Comics for 15% off with the book club discount. Stadium District's comic shop also sells many other fine graphic novels.

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October 2019

SALE!

October 26 @ 12:00 pm - October 27 @ 6:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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sale

Join us for a special sale event at the shop! All weekend, check out with 10 or more items and get 50% off your subtotal before sales tax. Applies to most items at the shop (probably over 90% of our inventory) including most graphic novels, vintage comics, and more recent single issue comics.   Items not part of the sale include: subscribed comics, special orders, newly released or restocked graphic novels, consignment items, and supplies. Visit or call the shop…

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Selling Your Comics to a Comic Shop panel at Jet City

October 27 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Tacoma Convention Center, 1500 Commerce St
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Shop owner Michael Fitzgerald of Destiny City Comics and Anne Bean of Emerald Comics Distro will be returning to host a special panel for comic creators or folks interested in the process of how you can get your own comic sold in a comic book store.   Be sure to check out this informative panel, ask all your burning questions, and meet some fellow comics creators!   Admission to the Jet City Comic Show is required and also highly encouraged,…

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Potluck!

October 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
King’s Books, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Free

Let's all hang out on Sunday night! Soda and chips will be provided, but consider bringing a dish or a drink of your choice and leave info in the comments. Costumes encouraged! We'll meet up in the King's Books book club nook.

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November 2019

Destiny City Comics at the Clerks 25th Anniversary!

November 9 @ 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Grand Cinema, 606 South Fawcett Avenue
Tacoma, 98402 United States
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We'll be tabling at the 25th anniversary screening of Clerks at The Grand Cinema for Weird Elephant at The Grand Cinema! Stop by our booth and check out comics authored by Kevin Smith and all sorts of other goodies.   For more info and to purchase tickets check out their event link: https://www.facebook.com/events/421207425256048/

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