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Intimate Lines a live comic art show at Slip

Intimate Lines a live comic art show at Slip

A very special live comic book art event presented at Ellen Ito’s new gallery space Slip at 301 Puyallup Avenue.
 
Live art by Abrian Curington, Felicia Chang, and Delia Gable. More details will be announced as they become available. Expect comics, art to purchase, and roundtable art creation.
 
More vendors for you to meet across the street at the New Frontier. Special guests include Michael Koehler, Russ Richards, Kevin Knodell, Colin Anderson, and more.
3rd Annual Hilltop Pop-Up Street Sale

3rd Annual Hilltop Pop-Up Street Sale

Our second time at this fun annual street sale on Hilltop! We will be offering FREE COMICS and promo items while they last, kids comics, local art, and cool graphic novels.

From the official Facebook event: Close out summer on Hilltop with one last block party. This year, we show support for local vendors, artists, music and food with the 3rd Annual Hilltop Pop-Up Street Sale.

WHERE: Find the Pop-Up along South 10th St, by People’s Park, from MLK Jr Way towards M St!

WHEN: We’re open for biz from 11am until 3pm!

WHAT is the Hilltop Pop-Up Street Sale?
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The Pop-Up is a free, open to the public, special community event to shine a light on local artisans, independent business, and regular folk. Every year, Hilltop gets together to offer up clothes, jewelry, vintage goods, and other apparel in a unique street sale with new looks and used goods. This is your best chance to pick up a one-of-a-kind gift for your friends and family. All the excitement is sure to work up an appetite, so stick around for tasty food from local food trucks and good vibes from hometown talent. Last year, we had over thirty vendors and two hundred people- this year we’re expecting more treats, more crafts, and more people.

Bitch Planet book club discussion

Bitch Planet book club discussion

On the fourth Sunday of the month we’ll meet at the shop after hours to discuss our book club selection of the month, Bitch Planet, Vol. 1: Extraordinary Machine.

Eisner Award-winning writer Kelly Sue DeConnick (Captain Marvel, Pretty Deadly) and Valentine DeLandro present the premiere volume of BITCH PLANET, their critically acclaimed and deliciously vicious sci-fi satire. Think Margaret Atwood meets Inglourious Basterds.

The book is available at Destiny City Comics and will be offered at a special discount during the month of August.

Free Comics! Halloween ComicFest 2018

Free Comics! Halloween ComicFest 2018

Happy Halloween! We’ll be celebrating our fifth Halloween ComicFest here at Destiny City Comics with bucketfuls of FREE COMICS like Archie, Battle Angel Alita, Hellboy, Junji Ito’s Frankenstein, Ms. Marvel, Thor, Splatoon, and MORE!!
 
Stay tuned to this event as we announce potential special guests and more.
Batman/Catwoman Wedding Midnight Release Party!

Batman/Catwoman Wedding Midnight Release Party!

It’s the wedding you thought you’d never see! The Caped Crusader and Gotham’s most notorious cat burglar say their vows in this momentous new issue by Tom King and an all-star team of artists.
 
We’re releasing all other new comics like the next chapter in Catwoman #1, Ta-Nehesi Coates’ Captain America #1, Paper Girls #22, Cosmic Ghost Rider #1, Prism Stalker #5, Star Wars #50, and more!
 
Not only that, we’ll have freebies and special sales going on. Visit the shop to learn more!
 
We’ll be reopening our doors at 11:30pm and remaining open to serve customers at the event. Doyle’s Pub is happy to serve food and drink late at night just two doors down.
Space Riders Volumen Uno discussion

Space Riders Volumen Uno discussion

From the galactic core to the outer quadrants, one name strikes terror in the hearts of evil beings everywhere: The Space Riders! Sailing the cosmos in the Skullship Santa Muerte, Capitan Peligro and his fearless crew deal harsh justice to the scum of the galaxy while searching for the hidden truths of the universe! Collecting the four sold out issues of the psychedelic revenge tale from the minds of Alexis Ziritt and Fabian Rangel, Jr!
 
We’ll be meeting at Destiny City Comics. 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.
Please note this book discussion had to be delayed due to the book going out of stock.
Watchmen book discussion at Destiny City Comics

Watchmen book discussion at Destiny City Comics

One of Time Magazine’s 100 Greatest Novels, Watchmen changed superhero stories forever in this mind-bending murder mystery that will have you questioning authority forever. Pick up the book at the shop today and we’ll discuss it 7pm at the shop on the fourth Sunday of May.

Destiny City Comics & Arts Festival

Destiny City Comics & Arts Festival

Come meet local artists who make comics! Alma Mater Tacoma is working with Destiny City Comics to host independent writers and artists who can’t wait to sell you their latest zine or other concoction.
 
Special guest Sloane Leong, creator of Prism Stalker from Image Comics.