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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 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.
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.

Destiny City Freakycon III

Destiny City Freakycon III

A mini-horror con at your local comic shop is back for revenge! Third time’s the DEATH!!!
GUEST OF HONOR: Jackey Neyman Jones, who played Debbie in Manos: the Hands of Fate! Considered one of the worst movies of all time made famous by being featured on an episode of Mystery Science Theater 3000. Jackey can’t wait to come to Tacoma to meet fans of the movie and promote her new book available through our neighbor King’s Books, “Growing up with Manos: the Hands of Fate“.
Special guests:
  • Friday Night Frights – host of local cult horror movie night at our historic Proctor district Blue Mouse Theater
  • Michael Koehler – local artist who designed the event poster, check out his zine Discount Demon Deals at the shop!
  • October Games – local game developer presenting a special demo of their new game project and also a new printing of their Horror Legends comic!
  • Travis Bundy – local artist and 20th Talon of the CLAW, and co-founder of Creator’s Edge Press, will be selling his wares and giving out FREE graphic novels.
  • Tacoma Ghost Tours – get schooled on the strangest tales of local hauntings and grab some of their spooky merch.
  • Crypticon Seattle – special table hosted by a promotion team from Seattle’s ultimate horror con!
  • VHS Swap hosted by local guerilla artist Funny Face House! Bring VHS or other stuff to swap.
Still adding details! Get in touch with Mike at Destiny City Comics if you’d like to get involved.