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Anime Goth, Vol. 2 Release Party! ALL AGES

Anime Goth, Vol. 2 Release Party! ALL AGES

Join us for the newest volume in the best locally-made manga-inspired comic zine, Anime Goth Vol. 2!
 
Artist Ian Wheelock will have original art, stickers, patches, and comics that were printed right here in good old Tacoma, Washington.
 
Destiny City Comics will host an all ages event from 6:30 to 8, followed by an evening event at the 21+ venue The Zodiac Supper Club on Hilltop.
The Boys, Vol. 1 discussion at Zodiac Supper Club

The Boys, Vol. 1 discussion at Zodiac Supper Club

Collecting the first six issues of the controversial new series from Preacher writer Garth Ennis and artist Darick Robertson (Transmetropolitan)! Don’t miss this dark, twisted look at superpowers, super-people, and the men and women who make sure the world’s “heroes” never go too far.
 
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 with the book club discount. Stadium District’s comic shop also sells many other fine graphic novels.
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.

Littlekumiho
Brandon Lehmann
Julie Baldock
Troy’s Work Table Publishing
Microverse Press (Collagemonauts)
Vaginer Things Club
Two-Headed Tiger
Michael Koehler
Kalen Knowles
John Dover
Mend My Dress Press
Carl F. Nelson
Russ Richards Art
KooKoo Kartoons
Kevin Knodell / Kimberly Westenheiser
Laura Graves
Rhododo
Monkey House Studio
Moondust Darling
Eli Tripoli

Registration for this event has closed. Please attend and keep an eye out for the next one!

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!