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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.
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!
 
Artist Chip Zdarsky has confirmed he will be joining us via Skype for our discussion. Be sure to also read his other books like Jughead, Howard the Duck, and Kaptara so you will give off the appearance of a true fan.
 
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.
Descender, Vol. 1: Tin Stars discussion at Destiny City Comics

Descender, Vol. 1: Tin Stars discussion at Destiny City Comics

In December we’re meeting one week earlier than we normally do and discussing the hugely popular Descender, Vol. 1 by Jeff Lemire (Underwater Welder, Extraordinary X-Men) and Dustin Nguyen (Batman).
 
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.
Comix Beyond the Comic Book Pages Tugg Screening

Comix Beyond the Comic Book Pages Tugg Screening

We have set up our very own screening of COMIX: Beyond the Comic Book Pages at the Grand Cinema through Tugg and we need your support! We need to sell 79 tickets before the deadline on August 22 in order to make this screening happen!
 
Get your tickets here: https://www.tugg.com/events/130782
 
Movie features great interviews with big names like Stan Lee, Frank Miller, and Mark Waid plus die-hard fans and cosplayers. Special trivia game hosted by Destiny City Comics owner and trivia podcast host Michael Fitzgerald!
Paper Girls, Vol. 1 discussion at Destiny City Comics

Paper Girls, Vol. 1 discussion at Destiny City Comics

In June we’ll discuss the hot new series Paper Girls, Vol 1 (releasing April 13) by Brian K. Vaughan (Saga, Y: the Last Man) and Cliff Chiang (Wonder Woman, Green Arrow & Black Canary). The story can be described as Stand by Me meets E.T. featuring ’80s paper delivery girls dealing with an invasion by strange aliens.

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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ODY-C, Vol. 1: Off to Far Ithicaa discussion at Destiny City Comics

ODY-C, Vol. 1: Off to Far Ithicaa discussion at Destiny City Comics

NOTE: This event has been postponed one week from it’s original meeting date of May 26.

In May June we take a look at the first volume of ODY-C by Matt Fraction (Sex Criminals, Hawkeye) and Christian Ward (Infinite Vacation, Olympus), a psychadelic-scifi-feminist take on the classic Odyssey with amazing visuals and interesting twists.

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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Random Sale Weekend!

Random Sale Weekend!

For some reason I’m having a huge SALE! 25% off everything on the racks! Open Saturday 12-8 and Sunday 12-6. See store owner for details, does not include subscriptions or special orders.

 

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FREE Comic Book Day 2016 at Destiny City Comics

FREE Comic Book Day 2016 at Destiny City Comics

Free comics while supplies last! Special guests!
 
See the list of free comics here! Last year I ran out of free comics at 4 p.m. and this is my second year hosting!
 
Balloon artist Evergreen Balloons will be having a balloon party from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and at 1 p.m. will be hosting a special Balloon-making class! She’ll be bringing along a special GIANT DEADPOOL balloon, hooray!
Special guest SHON BURY comics creator and President of Bellingham’s Space Goat Productions will be signing kid-friendly FREE comic Dark Lily and Friends from 2-4.
 
Most of our FREE copies of Junior Braves of the Apocalypse, a “kid-friendly Walking Dead,” are SIGNED by co-author and local cool dude Greg Smith!
Oh and next door our good neighbor independent bookstore King’s Books will be hosting their Mother’s Day edition of the Tacoma is for Lovers Artist Craft Fair. Get something special for someone you love!
FREE COMICS! Halloween ComicFest at Destiny City Comics

FREE COMICS! Halloween ComicFest at Destiny City Comics

We made it!! Tacoma’s new comic shop in the Stadium District is doing well and we’ll be throwing a huge party. 20% off everything store-wide (excluding already-discounted subscriptions and special orders).
 
October events:
Oct. 1 – Storewide Sale 20% off (excluding reserved comics and special orders)
Oct. 7 – Creative Colloquy Crawl
(8pm) Talk with Creators Colleen Frakes, Michaela Eaves, and Dan Martin (A.K.A. Green Flash)
Oct. 15 – Tacomapocalypse
(4pm) Fairy Tales vs. Zombie art show Reception
Oct. 21 – Monster Mash Up (showing Young Frankenstein and Attack on Titan pt. 2)
(6pm) Special Event @ The Grand Cinema
Oct. 31 – Halloween Comicfest
Free Comics While they last
PLUS Meet Zombies vs. Cheerleaders’ Steven L Frank
RSVP on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1460286367603324/