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Tales from the Darkside book discussion at Destiny City Comics

Tales from the Darkside book discussion at Destiny City Comics

In October we talk about Tales from the Darkside. From the author of Locke and Key, short stories of horror!
 
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.
Destiny City Freakycon 2 – a mini-horror convention!

Destiny City Freakycon 2 – a mini-horror convention!

It’s happening… AGAIN! Destiny City’s scariest local con returns with a VENGEANCE just in time for FATHER’S DAY. Get a cool gift for dad and be there to meet a ghastly group of guests:
  • October Games, local game developer and creators of Puppet Masters: The Game and Horror Legends.
  • Tacoma Ghost Tours local ghost experts who offer a variety of spooky tours about town, including one that meets at King’s Books.
  • Alucard Press, creator of specifically not-sparkly vampire and zombie fiction.
  • Space Goat Publishing meet Bellingham-based comic publishing company pros behind Evil Dead 2: Beyond Dead by Dawn, the all-ages Monster Party, Big Game Hunters, and more!
Let’s make it even bigger than last year! Check out this one-day only FREE summertime horror celebration!

RSVP on Facebook.

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/
Meet the Author! Junior Braves of the Apocalypse signing at Destiny City Comics on Third Thursday

Meet the Author! Junior Braves of the Apocalypse signing at Destiny City Comics on Third Thursday

For Third Thursday, we’re celebrating the release of a new YA book set in the post-apocalypse with local author Greg Smith. It’s Stand by Me meets Walking Dead!

Description from Previewsworld.com: “The Junior Barves of Tribe 65 return from a camping trip to find swarms of bloodthirsty mutants have overrun their town, bringing death and destruction everywhere they go! With their families missing and their homes destroyed, these plucky kids must use all their scouting talents, combined smarts, and teamwork to survive the end of the world!”

Preview on ComicsAlliance: http://comicsalliance.com/junior-braves-of-the-apocalypse-oni-press-preview/

Destiny City Freakycon – A mini-horror convention!

Destiny City Freakycon – A mini-horror convention!

At the end of June, Destiny City Comics will be taken over by all things spooky!

Confirmed vendors include:
Creator of the comic and upcoming video game Horror Legends, Drake Kazmierczak
Local maker Evil Thread Customs​
Travis Bundy, Art Director for Creator’s Edge Press and CLAW member
Shon C. Bury, President and writer for Bellingham-based publisher Space Goat Productions, debuting his new comic Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn.

October Games (Horror Legends):
http://www.octobergames.com/
Horror Legends Kickstarter:

Evil Thread Customs:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/EvilThreadCustoms

Creators Edge Press:
http://www.creatorsedgepress.com

Space Goat Publishing​:
http://www.spacegoatproductions.com

RSVP for the event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/838157306221527/

Tacomapocalypse 4: Back from the Future! Artists Reception

Tacomapocalypse 4: Back from the Future! Artists Reception

Join us this February at Destiny City Comics for a free family event featuring local artists of all types. Special features this year to include a children’s coloring contest for ages up to 12, and a zombie costume contest open to all ages. Please contact us if you are interested in being in the show as an artist, or as a zombie for the downtown zombie shuffle.

Artwork on display all through the month of February!

RSVP on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/690357001079056/

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