April 20th Art & Pizza Party!

April 20th Art & Pizza Party!

FREE PIZZA BUFFET! Meet local artists! Win prizes and help support local authors! All at one event!

Destiny City Comics is springing for a free pizza buffet on April 20, inviting local artists to exhibit, and taking donations to the CLAW Scholarship Fund which enters you for a chance to win comics and prizes from other local businesses.

Exhibiting artists confirmed so far:

Michael Koehler

Anna Marie Peters

Derek Kavan

Thee Colin Anderson

Pizza provided by Harmon Hub. Be sure to visit the shop to request your favorite topping.

Destiny City Zine Symposium

Destiny City Zine Symposium

Come meet local artists who make comics! King’s Books and Destiny City Comics will be hosting independent writers and artists who can’t wait to sell you their latest zine or other concoction.

Brandon Lehmann
Julie Baldock
Troy’s Work Table Publishing
Microverse Press (Collagemonauts)
Vaginer Things Club
Two-Headed Tiger
Michael Koehler
Kalen Knowles
John Dover
Mend My Dress Press
Carl F. Nelson
Russ Richards Art
KooKoo Kartoons
Kevin Knodell / Kimberly Westenheiser
Laura Graves
Monkey House Studio
Moondust Darling
Eli Tripoli

Registration for this event has closed. Please attend and keep an eye out for the next one!

Poster by Felicia Chang, who will be there selling zines, t-shirts, and other items at the show.

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. for show hours and other info.
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.

RICKMOBILE at Destiny City Comics!

RICKMOBILE at Destiny City Comics!

Adult Swim is bringing the Rickmobile here as part of their Don’t Even Trip Road Trip!

Get to the shop early as Rickmobile merch supplies are limited and availability is not guaranteed. Lots of cool Rick and Morty comics graciously provided by Oni Press and other stuff available in Destiny City Comics.

Visit our good neighbors helping us out with the event, King’s Books, Doyle’s Public House, Harmon Tap Room and Hub!

CALLING ALL RICKS! We are also calling out to all Ricks throughout the multiverse for a special gathering of Ricks, Mortys, or weirdos in Rick and Morty costumes, especially if there’s a time-displaced Scientist Formerly Known as Rick!

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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.
Destiny City Zine Symposium

Destiny City Zine Symposium

Local zine makers and comic artists set up at your favorite Stadium District comic shop and independent bookstore!


Registration has closed for this event. Stay tuned for the next one in August!