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Destiny City Zine Symposium

Come meet local artists who make comics! King’s Books and Destiny City Comics has been hosting this event seasonally and this will be our third and final Zine Symposium for 2017 so don’t miss it. More details and application info to be announced.

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.
Tales from the Darkside book discussion at Destiny City Comics

Tales from the Darkside book discussion at Destiny City Comics

In October we talk about Tales from the Darkside. From the author of Locke and Key, short stories of horror!
 
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.
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 promo comics that have something for everyone. More details to be announced.
 
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.
Destiny City QueerFem Con 2017

Destiny City QueerFem Con 2017

Coming again in honor of Tacoma Pride festivities! Working on confirming guests, but we’ll have queer-feminist art vendors with something for everyone celebrating pride and diversity at the shop all day.

Special Guests include:

We’ll be having a special raffle with ticket sales supporting our local branch of Planned Parenthood or also accepting ticket exchange (5 tampons = 1 ticket) with donation of packages of tampons to Rescue Mission Tacoma. Please get in touch via our contact info at the bottom of the page if you would like to donate any items to this special raffle or Donate Now! More details to be finalized. Prizes include items donated by Espionage Cosmetics and the Red Hot Tacoma.

Plus later at the Tacoma Pride Block Party, Destiny City Comics will be hosting a signing with Seattle drag queen Mama Tits. Ticket required, don’t miss it!

RSVP on Facebook to get updates.