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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/
Great Pacific, Vol. 1: Trashed! discussion at Destiny City Comics

Great Pacific, Vol. 1: Trashed! discussion at Destiny City Comics

In May, on the fourth Thursday of the month we’ll discuss Great Pacific, Vol. 1: Trashed! by Joe Harris (X-Files: Season 10, Slingers) and Martín Morazzo (The Network, Vertigo Quarterly).

Review on Forbidden Planet: http://www.forbiddenplanet.co.uk/blog/2013/review-great-pacific-volume-1-trashed/

The book can be purchased at Destiny City Comics minus a 15% book club discount! Stadium District’s new comic shop also sells many other fine graphic novels.

Peter Panzerfaust, Vol. 1 discussion at Destiny City Comics

Peter Panzerfaust, Vol. 1 discussion at Destiny City Comics

In February on the fourth Thursday of the month, we’ll discuss Peter Panzerfaust. It’s an alternate telling of Peter Pan set in WWII-era France by writer Kurtis Wiebe and artist Tyler Jenkins. This book was recently made into an animated “motion comic” with voice talent like Elijah Wood and Summer Glau.

Check out a review here on IGN’s Pop Matters: http://www.popmatters.com/review/155234-innocence-and-idealism-revisited-in-peter-panzerfaust/

The book can be purchased at Destiny City Comics minus a 15% book club discount! Stadium District’s new comic shop also sells many other fine graphic novels. http://www.destinycitycomics.com/

Comics and Pizza Book Club discussion of Pretty Deadly, Vol. 1

Comics and Pizza Book Club discussion of Pretty Deadly, Vol. 1

In January we’re meeting on the fourth Friday of the month at Destiny City Comics to discuss the first volume of Pretty Deadly by highly acclaimed writer Kelly Sue DeConnick (Captain Marvel, Avengers Assemble) and Emma Ríos (Captain Marvel, Doctor Strange).

The book can be purchased at Destiny City Comics minus a 15% book club discount! Stadium District’s new comic shop also sells many other fine graphic novels.