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Sex Criminals, Vol. 1 discussion at Destiny City Comics

Sex Criminals, Vol. 1 discussion at Destiny City Comics

March’s book is Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky’s Sex Criminals, Vol. 1. A guy and a girl learn they have the power to stop time when they orgasm, so naturally they start robbing banks!
 
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.
Bombshells, Vol. 1 discussion at Destiny City Comics

Bombshells, Vol. 1 discussion at Destiny City Comics

She Can Do It! DC’s popular WWII throwback book featuring their best female superheroes by Marguerite Bennett and Marguerite Sauvage is our selection for February.
 
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.

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Destiny City Winter Zine Symposium

Destiny City Winter Zine Symposium

Every season Destiny City Comics and King’s Books open up their space for zine and comic makers to meet the public, showcase their wares, and maybe even sell a book!

Robin McQuay
Danielle Burch
Mend My Dress Press
Michael Koehler
LittleKumiho
Corey Lewis Reyyy
Jen Vaughn
Kalen Knowles
Super Cool QT Zinester Friendship Club
Brandon lehmann
Julie Baldock
Sweetgyrl Designs / Greg K Smith, co-creator of Junior Braves of the Apocalypse
Jaala Smith from Tinkertopia

Registration is currently open for makers who would like to set up a table, fill out this form here or contact destinycitycomics@gmail.com

Sheriff of Babylon, Vol. 1 discussion at Destiny City Comics

Sheriff of Babylon, Vol. 1 discussion at Destiny City Comics

November was previously announced as Batgirl, but we’re changing it up to make it Tom King’s Sheriff of Babylon. GQ had an interview with the author, a former CIA operative, who has to submit his scripts to the federal government for approval before his editor sees them. He also writes a little-known book called Batman! Join us in discussing this modern war story.
 
The book can be purchased at Destiny City Comics and you get 15% off if you mention the book club discount. Stadium District’s only comic shop also sells many other fine graphic novels.
Destiny City Fall Zine Symposium

Destiny City Fall Zine Symposium

Destiny City Zine Symposium is a free seasonal event in Tacoma where Destiny City Comics and King’s Books offer space to artists to sell their wares to art lovers and hopeless comic-collecting addicts. Hang out with someone that made a comic you’ve never heard of! Make someone’s day by purchasing their wares with cash.

You can register for a table by filling out this form: Fall 2016 Registration (February 2016 Registration available soon)

Fall 2016 Registrants

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Kingdom Come discussion at Destiny City Comics

Kingdom Come discussion at Destiny City Comics

October’s book to discuss is the epic Kingdom Come written by Mark Waid and fully painted by Alex Ross. It’s an apocalyptic superhero battle taking place in the future of the DC Universe with a clash of titanic superheroes like Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Captain Marvel, and the rest!

The book can be purchased at Destiny City Comics and you get 15% off if you mention the book club discount. Stadium District’s only comic shop also sells many other fine graphic novels.

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Darth Vader, Vol. 1 discussion at Destiny City Comics

Darth Vader, Vol. 1 discussion at Destiny City Comics

In September we take a look at the first volume of Darth Vader by Kieron Gillen (Wicked + Divine, Young Avengers) and Salvador Larocca (X-Men), taking place after the original Star Wars Episode IV A New Hope. Vader is on the hook for the fall of the first Death Star, and slowly learning of the existance of another Skywalker. Also: wacky murder droids and a cool new archaeologist character!
 
The book can be purchased at Destiny City Comics and you get 15% off if you mention the book club discount. Stadium District’s only comic shop also sells many other fine graphic novels.
Batman Day 2016 at Destiny City Comics

Batman Day 2016 at Destiny City Comics

FREE BATMAN COMIC! Join us for Batman Day 2016. We’ll be handing out a limited amount of FREE Batman #1 (2016) reprints with a new variant cover by Howard Porter.
 
Special SALE!
•25% off all Batman universe comics and graphic novels
•35% off tagged back issues featuring Gotham characters
•Funko Pop figures priced $11.99 or under are 2 for $20 when you get one with Batman.
This event will also be taking place during the Stadium District Art, Wine, and Beer Walk. We’ll be hosting artist Drawn to Draw and local craft beer maker Wingman Brewers in the comic shop! Get tickets online or at King’s Books.