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.
Delia Gable, artist of the comic Dash out from Northwest Press, plus a wide assortment of other books provided by the LGBTQ-focused Seattle comics publisher.
Resist! July 4 edition newspapers FREE, plus you can meet contributor Lady Monster 253, selling politically inspired art prints, postcards, and patches.
…maybe even more?
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.
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.
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!
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“.
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!
Destiny City Comics is hosting tables for King’s Books’ biggest annual event, Wayzgoose!
Come get lost in a sea of local printmakers who each have something free for you to do, bring a blank t-shirt and get a free Shroom Bros. print made on it, and marvel at the amazing steamroller prints that are made.
Destiny City Comics will have special guests Jen Vaughn and Cuzak Baily with their new self-published comic Deadwater! We also have Jen’s Avery Fatbottom Renaissance Fair Detective comic available now, she’s also worked on books like Fiona Staples’ Archie and the Secret Loves of Geek Girls.