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July 2019

Die Vol. 1: Fantasy Heartbreaker book discussion

July 28, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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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, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - October 27, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 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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Snow, Glass, Apples book discussion

November 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Neil Gaiman’s chilling retelling of the Snow White fairytale, Snow, Glass, Apples has been gloriously adapted by Colleen Doran, who previously adapted Gaiman’s award-winning short story Troll Bridge.   Terrified of her monstrous stepdaughter and determined to repel the creature and save her kingdom, a not-so-evil queen desperately tries to stop a “happily” ever after that was never supposed to be. Stopping ever after, however, is no small task…   From the Hugo, Bram Stoker, Locus, World Fantasy, Nebula award–winning,…

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December 2019

Destiny City Comics & Arts Festival Holiday Edition 2019

December 7, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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We're having another comic festival with our neighbors King's Books and Jankuland!   The Destiny City Comics & Arts Festival is a showcase of local comic and art creators and an event where folks can share their work and ideas and make new connections.   This time we're welcoming special guest from Seattle, Matthew Southworth, co-reator of crime drama comic "Stumptown," which was just turned into a TV series starring Cobie Smulders.   Come and meet over a dozen local…

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February 2020

They Called Us Enemy book discussion

February 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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A stunning graphic memoir recounting actor/author/activist George Takei's childhood imprisoned within American concentration camps during World War II. Experience the forces that shaped an American icon -- and America itself -- in this gripping tale of courage, country, loyalty, and love.   Grab the book at Destiny City Comics at 218 Saint Helens Avenue before we meet there to discuss. Stadium District's comic shop also sells many other fine graphic novels.

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