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Mortimer Megazine Zine Release Party! Field Guide to Cults and Gangs!

Celebrate the release of Mortimer Megazine’s first issue all about Cults and Gangs! It features the art from a dark cabal of 13 notorious local artists:

Craig van den Bosch
Masha Fikhman
Grace Witherell
Michael Koehler
Marty Gordon
Marc J Palm
Cameo Hunter
Colin Anderson
Felicia Chang
Brandon Lehmann
Nichole Rathburn
Michael Rives
Kalen Knowles

So grab a beer, buy a zine, and JOIN US!

Destiny City Comics will be celebrating its fourth anniversary this weekend and welcoming a new neighbor, Jankuland, who will be having a live show with FATAMORGANA at 7.

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 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.

Death Takes a Holiday art show by Tacomapocalypse Alliance

“Death Takes a Holiday,” a FREE community art show hosted by Tacomapocalypse Alliance at Destiny City Comics, will run all through February.
Artists will be in attendance at the reception taking place February 13th (Anti-Valentine’s Day).
For details or questions about submitting your work, contact treefishstudio@gmail.com. Keep an eye out for Tacomapocalypse’s next show in October.

Tacomapocalypse Alliance presents: Tragically Ever After a Dark Fairy Tale Art Show

“Tragically Ever After,” a dark folktale themed, non-juried, community art show and event, is seeking submissions of 2-D art, (and other media,) from Tacoma area artists.

“Tragically Ever After,” hosted by Tacomapocalypse Alliance in association with Destiny City Comics, will run from all month, October 1st to November 2nd 2015, at Destiny City Comics, 218 St. Helens Ave., Tacoma WA.

Submission, (as well as audience attendance,) is free. 3-D and other media will be considered, and allowed if feasible for the space, on a “first come, first served” basis. Artists are encouraged to be on hand during October’s Third Thursday Art Walk festivities.

Link to Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1485465001748340/

Submission deadline is August 30th, 2015. Contact Stuart Dempster (badderhairs@gmail.com) for full information and submission requirements.