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Destiny City Zine Symposium

Destiny City Zine Symposium

Come meet local artists who make comics! King’s Books and Destiny City Comics will be hosting independent writers and artists who can’t wait to sell you their latest zine or other concoction.

Registration is now open through Nov. 27. First confirmations will be sent out Nov. 14 and announcements will be made Nov. 15. If you’re an artist who’d like to host a table, fill out this Google Form.

Poster by Felicia Chang, who will be there selling zines, t-shirts, and other items at the show.

Kaptara, Vol. 1 Fear Not Tiny Alien discussion at Destiny City Comics

Kaptara, Vol. 1 Fear Not Tiny Alien discussion at Destiny City Comics

Keith Kanga crash lands on KAPTARA, a world filled with danger and weird danger and dangerous weirdos! And if he can’t survive, then Earth, the place where YOU live, is doomed! Come check out this sci-fi comedy from CHIP ZDARSKY (Sex Criminals) and KAGAN McLEOD (Infinite Kung-Fu) that everyone is calling “published!”
 
We’ll be meeting at the shop after hours on St. Helens Ave. You can get the book at Destiny City Comics for 15% off $9.98with the book club discount. Stadium District’s comic shop also sells many other fine graphic novels.
Meet the Authors! Lifeformed: Cleo Makes Contact Signing

Meet the Authors! Lifeformed: Cleo Makes Contact Signing

Meet the creators of the new young adult sci-fi debut graphic novel Lifeformed: Cleo Makes Contact at Destiny City Comics.
 
In the wake of an alien invasion-and her father’s death-a young girl must fight for the future of Earth. Aided by a shape-shifting rebel alien posing as her father, the unlikely pair bond, fight back, and ponder what it means to be human. The powers of choice, courage, and unity are examined in Lifeformed: Cleo Makes Contact, an unforgettable debut work from creators Matt Mair Lowery and Cassie Anderson.
 
Authors will be signing from 6:30 to close on new release day at the shop.
DCC at Jet City Comic Show!

DCC at Jet City Comic Show!

Destiny City Comics will host a booth at Tacoma’s big comic con, the Jet City Comic Show! More details to be announced.
 
http://www.jetcitycomicshow.com/ for show hours and other info.
Halloween ComicFest at Destiny City Comics!

Halloween ComicFest at Destiny City Comics!

FREE COMICS on Halloween! Don’t miss out on the big day and get some awesome comics, something for everyone!
Stranger Things is a sponsor this year and SWEETGYRL DESIGNS will be selling Stranger Things and other retro-inspired crafts and setting up her special “wall” just like in the show!
Plus free comics featuring everyone’s favorite comics characters like,
  • Archie
  • Batman
  • Battle Angel Alita / Sailor Moon
  • Casper
  • Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
  • Darth Maul
  • DC Super Hero Girls
  • Donald Duck
  • Ghostbusters
  • Hellboy
  • Junji Ito’s Shiver
  • Lady Mechanika
  • Lovecraft Undersea Kingdom
  • Malika
  • Pokémon
  • Runaways
  • Tick
  • Thor
  • and MORE!
https://www.halloweencomicfest.com
Third Anniversary Celebration!

Third Anniversary Celebration!

Destiny City Comics is turning 3! We’ll be having a special birthday anniversary sale and deals going on all month. Join in on the fun and celebrate with our other events going on all October like a special event with the Tacoma Film Festival, free comics during Halloween ComicFest, our Tales from the Darkside Book Club, new release parties every Wednesday, and more!

Meet the Author! Gwenpool Book Club at Destiny City Comics

Meet the Author! Gwenpool Book Club at Destiny City Comics

Meet up at the comic shop after hours to discuss Marvel’s hilarious new hit Gwenpool by Christopher Hastings (the Adventures of Dr. McNinja) and Gurihiru (Avatar the Last Airbender). At 7:30 we’ll be joined by the author via Skype, ask him questions about the book we all just read!
 
Book is available at Destiny City Comics at a discounted book club selection price.
FREE COMICS! Harley Quinn/Batman Day at Destiny City Comics!

FREE COMICS! Harley Quinn/Batman Day at Destiny City Comics!

Destiny City Comics is your Batman Day destination!
 
We’ll have FREE COMICS AND MASKS and discounts on all Batman and Harley Quinn comics all day noon to 8 while supplies last.
 
New releases included! Check out the new collected edition of Dark Knight III, the Harley Quinn 25th Anniversary Special In the vintage collection we have the first appearance of Arkham Asylum and a complete set of Batman: the Long Halloween.