Bridge City Comics

3725 N. Mississippi Ave.
Portland, OR 97227

Phone Number
(503) 282-5484
E-Mail
info@bridgecitycomics.com
Website
http://www.bridgecitycomics.com/
Twitter
@bridgecitycomx
Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Bridge-City-Comics/165105204393
Hours
Sunday: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Monday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Tuesday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Wednesday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Thursday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Friday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Current & Upcoming Events

Superb #1 Signing
Aug. 5, 2017

Guest: David Walker

Writer David F. Walker (Power Man & Iron Fist, Cyborg, Nighthawk, Shaft) appears at Bridge City Comics on Saturday, August 5th from noon till 2:00 PM to sign SUPERB #1, the new title of Lion Forge Comics’ Catalyst Prime line!

Past Events

Astro City #42 Signing
March 22, 2017

Guests: Kurt Busiek, Matthew Clark

Bridge City Comics is excited to announce our release party for Astro City #42 on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 starting at 6:00 PM, with Portland locals Matthew Clark (artist) and Kurt Busiek (writer)! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of Astro City #42 available for purchase at this event, as well as other books from both Kurt and Matthew! Busiek and Clark will be in attendance to sign your copies! Refreshments will be served free of charge.

Kurt Busiek’s Astro City is an American superhero anthology comic book series centered on a fictional American city of that name. Created and written by Kurt Busiek, the series is mostly illustrated by Brent Anderson, with character designs and painted covers by Alex Ross. The first series debuted in August 1995, published by Image Comics, and eventually moved to Homage Comics, part of the Wildstorm Signature Series. Issue #42 is illustrated by friend of the shop and all around great guy, Matthew Clark.

Prophet Strikefile Signing
Feb. 1, 2017

Guest: Joseph Bergin

Joseph Bergin III appears at Bridge City Comics on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Image Comics!

The Fix Signing
Nov. 4, 2016

Guests: Steve Lieber, Ryan Hill

Artist Steve Lieber and colorist Ryan Hill appear at Bridge City Comics on Friday, November 4, 2016 starting at 6:00 PM to celebrate the release of THE FIX’s collection from Image Comics.

THE FIX is a story of the crooked cops, scheming mobsters, and corrupt politicians that run Los Angeles-and the sex toy that can bring them all down. Oh, and the hero is a drug-sniffing beagle named Pretzels.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of The Fix trade paperback collection ($9.99), as well as single issues, available for purchase at this event! Lieber and Hill will be in attendance to sign your copies! Refreshments will be served free of charge.

Progressive Redneck Launch Party
Nov. 2, 2016

Guest: Chris Sheridan

Chris Sheridan (Motorcycle Samurai, Plants vs Zombies) appears at Bridge City Comics for the release party of Progressive Redneck on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 starting at 6:00 PM!

Free Comic Book Day 2016
May 7, 2016

It's almost that time of year again... time for Free Comic Book Day! Saturday, May 7 is the magical day and we'll be open at 10am that morning. We'll have stacks of free comics to give out and I may try to put together some special sales! Keep an eye on our newsletter, our website and Facebook for more details in the coming weeks!

La Brujeria #5 Release Party
March 12, 2016

Geek in the City Comics and Bridge City Comics are happy to bring the long-awaited return of Althalia Cabrera and the gang of Golden Bought Pawn as La Brujeria #5 lands at Bridge City Comics on Saturday, March 12, 2016!

Starting at 6pm, you can pop on by and get one of the first copies before they hit the stores.

Find out what happens with Gruff finally makes his play to take his revenge on the little brown girl that's cost him so much money and power in mythical Portland. Aaron and James will be on hand to tell awkward stories, pose even awkwardly for photos, and sign copies of issue #5 (and anything else you want).

The event is all ages and is open to everyone. (Human, fey, alive, or other).

But wait, what if you've never had a chance to read issues 1 through 4 of La Brujeria? Well, what the hell? You've had plenty of time. Okay, things happen, we forgive you. So here's the deal. Starting Wednesday February 10 and each Wednesday after leading up to release week, we will post a past issue of La Brujeria so you can get caught up and join in on the fun on March 12.

Be there, or we'll send Chuey to cook your dinner.

The Dark And Bloody #1 Release Party w/ Shawn Aldridge!
Feb. 13, 2016

Guest: Shawn Aldridge

Bridge City Comics is excited to announce our Dark And Bloody #1 release party on Saturday, February 13, 2016 from 6pm - 9pm, with writer Shawn Aldridge! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of Dark And Bloody #1 available for purchase at this event! Portland local Aldridge will be in attendance to sign your copies! Refreshments will be served free of charge.

Guns, moonshine, monsters-there's a lot going on in the backwoods of Kentucky. Iris Gentry is a war veteran who returned from Iraq to find his options for supporting his family limited. Since they live in a "dry" county, Iris has turned to running moonshine for his former ranking officer-meaning the men now share crimes at home and abroad. You see, back in their combat days, Iris's regiment got involved in something they shouldn't have, and now a deadly, otherworldly consequence has come looking for vengeance. THE DARK AND BLOODY is a haunting new horror series by writer Shawn Aldridge (Vic Boone) and artist Scott Godlewski (Copperhead), with covers by Tyler Crook (Harrow County).

Star Pilot's Demesne Release and Listening Party w/Kielen King!
Dec. 11, 2015

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Star Pilot's Demesne Release/Listening Party on Friday, December 11, 2015 from 6pm - 9pm! This event is free to the public. In attendance to sign autographs will be the Star Pilot himself, Kielen King! CD's, posters and limited copies of the Star Pilot Prelude comic will be available for sale during the event.

In addition, we will also be playing Star Pilot's Demesne in its entirety during the event!

Local Comic Shop Day at Bridge City Comics!
Nov. 28, 2015

Blockbuster movies, the most popular TV shows, powerhouse characters known the world over. All have one thing in common: They were born in comic books and made popular through the work of artists, writers and a dedicated group of fiercely independent small business owners. On Saturday November 28, it’s time to shine the spotlight on comic book retailers, the fire-starters of pop culture. It’s time to celebrate Local Comic Shop Day! Bridge City Comics is among the select group of comic shops making available unique and limited editions of the hottest new releases to exclusive hardcover versions of popular collections. On Saturday November 28, coinciding with Small Business Saturday, Local Comic Shop Day makes it easy to shop for the comic book fan in your life.

Make sure to visit us on Saturday November 28 starting at 11am! Supplies are extremely limited and available on a first come, first served basis!

Godzilla in Hell #4 Release Party w/Seifert, Moustafa, and Louise!
Oct. 23, 2015

Guests: Brandon Seifert, Ibrahim Moustafa

Bridge City Comics is excited to announce our Godzilla in Hell #4 release party on Friday, October 23, 2015 from 6-9pm, with the full team of creators from the book! Author Brandon Seifert, illustrator Ibrahim Moustafa, and colorist Marissa Louise will be joining us for this event, which is free to the public.

Godzilla in Hell is a 5-issue miniseries published by IDW. Local creators Seifert, Moustafa, and Louise teamed up for this action packed issue as we get closer to finding out what sent the King Of The Monsters into the deepest, darkest bowels of the infernal kingdom. Cornered, with nowhere to go, he is beset by devilish versions of his greatest foes—Destroroyah and King Ghidorah!

Bridge City Comics will have copies of Godzilla in Hell #4 available for purchase at this event, as well as copies of the newly released The Fly: Outbreak TPB written by Seifert. Refreshments will be served free of charge. Sketches will be at the discretion of the creators.

Space Dumplins/Sunny Side Up Signing
Sept. 12, 2015

Guests: Craig Thompson, Matthew Holm

Craig Thompson and Matthew Holm appear at Bridge City Comics for a Space Dumplins and Sunny Side Up release party on Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of both Space Dumplins and Sunny Side Up (both hard cover and soft coverversions) available for purchase at this event! Thompson and Holm will be in attendance to sign your copies! Sketches will be at the discretion of the artists.

Mockingbird #1 Release Party
Sept. 4, 2015

Guests: Joëlle Jones, Chelsea Cain

Bridge City Comics is excited to announce our Mockingbird #1 release party on Friday, September 4, 2015 from 6pm – 9pm, with New York Times best-selling author Chelsea Cain and artist Joelle Jones! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of Mockingbird #1 available for purchase at this event! Portland locals Cain and Jones will be in attendance to sign your copies! Refreshments will be served free of charge. Sketches will be at the discretion of the artist.

Mockingbird has always been one of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s best agents, but what happens when someone close to her is murdered? Forced to take matters into her own hands, someone is bound to pay! New York Times Bestselling Author Chelsea Cain joins the Marvel Universe to tell a story of bloody revenge! Plus! A special bonus story by superstar young adult author, Margaret Stohl (Beautiful Creatures), writer for the upcoming YA novel, Black Widow: Forever Red!

High Crimes Release Party w/Christopher Sebela and Ibrahim Moustafa!
July 10, 2015

Guests: Christopher Sebela, Ibrahim Moustafa

Bridge City Comics is excited to announce our High Crimes graphic novel release party on Friday, July 10, 2015 from 6pm - 9pm, with Christopher Sebela and Ibrahim Moustafa! This event is free to the public.

Disgraced Olympic snowboarder Zan Jensen runs a sideline business as a high-altitude grave robber. When a body is found at the summit of Everest with a treasure of state secrets under its skin, Zan finds herself in the crosshairs of a government hit squad. As she races to the roof of the world, Zan will navigate bullets and avalanches to find salvation in the deadliest place on Earth.

Collecting the critically acclaimed Monkeybrain digital comic the A.V. Club calls "a high concept executed with precision, delivering real-world intrigue."

Free Comic Book Day 2015
May 2, 2015

Well, this coming Saturday is the big day! Free Comic Book Day is always the first Saturday in May every year and that time is upon us!

We'll be opening at 10am on Saturday, May 2! Dozens of publishers have created special comics just for Free Comic Book Day and we'll have them... comics for kids, comics for adults, comics for everyone!

Our subscription box customers can take one copy of each book if they'd like, non subscription box customers can take three comics total. This limit helps us to distribute comics to as many people as possible.

Additionally, I'm going to come up with some special deals to make the event even more special! So make sure to mark your calendars and come join us next Saturday, May 2 starting at 10am for Free Comic Book Day! We'll have free comics for as long as they last so don't wait! :)

Girlfiend Launch Party
April 25, 2015

Guests: Arnold Pander, Jacob Pander

Bridge City Comics is excited to announce our Girlfiend graphic novel signing party, with Jacob and Arnold Pander!

With Girlfiend, The Pander Bros return to the comics medium in what is being lauded as their best work yet! On Saturday April 25th come pick up your copy of this new 280-page vampire crime thriller and have it signed by the creators; reviewers have said it’s “pretty awesome in a really bloody kind of way.” We’ll also have t-shirts available for purchase, free refreshments, and the Girlfiend herself will be on hand!

Jacob and Arnold Pander are a multi-disciplinary creative team whose work in comics has included publication under Marvel, DC Comics (Batman: City of Light), and Dark Horse (Grendel: Devil’s Legacy). For the past 10 years they’ve been focused on making movies, and can usually be found working on multiple projects simultaneously—from directing and producing music videos and commercials to penning scripts… and recently, getting back to their roots: comics.

Rick and Morty #1 Signing
April 3, 2015

Guest: Ryan Hill

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Rick and Morty #1 Release Party on Friday, April 3, 2015 from 6pm – 9pm! This event is free to the public.

Rick and Morty is one of our favorite shows on Adult Swim and to celebrate the release of Rick and Morty #1 Bridge City Comics is pleased to announce our special store exclusive cover for issue #1! This cover is ONLY available at Bridge City Comics and we’ll have cover artist Ryan Hill on hand to sign copies!

We’ll have copies of the comic on sale as well as a selection of other variants covers from the series. But this is the ONLY place to get our special Bridge City Comics variant!

Refreshments will be served free of charge. Sketches will be at the discretion of the artist.

Shaft #1 Screening, Q&A and Signing with David Walker and Special Guests
Dec. 16, 2014

Guests: Michael Avon Oeming, Matt Haley

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Shaft #1 Screening and Signing with David Walker and special guests Mike Oeming and Matt Haley on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at the Hollywood Theater! A screening of the 1972 film ShaftÕs Big Score will begin at 7:30pm, and will be followed by a Q&A session (moderated by Jason Lamb from The Karl Show, Starring Jason) and a comic book signing on the stage.

David Walker (writer), Mike Oeming (cover artist) and Matt Haley (cover artist) will be signing copies Shaft #1 after Q&A session after the movie. Copies of the comic book will be on sale ($4) at the theater during the showing, as well as a several limited edition variant cover comics for Shaft #1 (prices will vary).

Sketches will be at the discretion of the guests.

Tickets for the movie will be available at the Hollywood Theater and through their website exclusively, and cost $8 ($6 for students and seniors). Comic books sold separately.

Black Friday!
Nov. 28, 2014

It's that time of year again! Our massive Four Color Friday Sale (or Black Friday Sale for those of you who haven't experienced it yet) is set for Friday, November 28! (We'll be closed on Thursday, November 27 for Thanksgiving)

We'll open at 10am on Friday and everything in the store will be 40% off! If it's out for sale, it'll be ON sale! This includes used books, toys, plush and so much more!

If you're a subscription box customer, you'll get a whopping 40% OFF everything in the store ALL DAY LONG!* That's a little "thank you" for helping us get this far and to let you know how much we appreciate you!

For non-box customers, it's going to break down like this:
10am - 11am: 40% off everything
11am - 12pm: 35% off everything
12pm - 1pm: 30% off everything
1pm - 2pm: 25% off everything
2pm - 3pm: 20% off everything
3pm - 4pm: 10% off everything
4pm - 8pm: No discount (except for subscription customers)

That's EVERYTHING from back issues to trade paperbacks and hard covers to apparel to toys to magazines to our already low-priced used books*. There are a couple of exceptions (see below) but otherwise, if it's FOR sale, it's ON sale. Plus we're going to have extended hours from 10am - 8pm to make your shopping easier!

So come on in and shop for your friends and family, and get something for yourself! Perhaps that omnibus or Absolute Edition you've been eyeing?

* Not including New This Week Comics or Graphic Novels, items in subscription boxes, supplies, special orders or gift certificates. Store credit and gift certificates may be used but items paid for with that will not get the discount.

HIP HOP FAMILY TREE Signing
Nov. 16, 2014

Guest: Ed Piskor

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Hip Hop Family Tree Signing with Ed Piskor on Sunday, November 16, 2014 from 6pm - 9pm! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of Hip Hop Family Tree Vol. 1, Vol. 2 and the box set edition available for purchase at this event! Hip Hop Family Tree writer/artist Ed Piskor is making a special trip to Portland and will be in attendance to sign your copies!

Meteor Men Signing with Jeff Parker!
Oct. 17, 2014

Guest: Jeff Parker

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Meteor Men Signing with Jeff Parker on Friday, October 17, 2014 from 6pm - 9pm! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of Meteor Men available for purchase at this event! Meteor Men writer Jeff Parker is a local Portlander and will be in attendance to sign your copies! We will also have a limited number of copies signed by artist Sandy Jarrell available!

Refreshments will be served free of charge.

Zomburbia Signing
Aug. 29, 2014

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Zomburbia Signing with Adam Gallardo on Friday, August 29, 2014 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm! This event is free to the public.

While Gallardo has several successful comics series under his belt (Star Wars Infinites: Return of the Jedi, 100 Girls, Gear School) under his belt, this is the first YA novel published by this Salem author! We will have copies available for sale at the event.

On a personal note, Adam has been a friend for a very long time. I’m extremely proud of him and I hope that everyone comes out to support his book. I’ve read an advanced copy and it’s great!

Refreshments will be served free of charge.

I Was The Cat Signing with Paul Tobin and Benjamin Dewey
Aug. 8, 2014

Guest: Paul Tobin

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our I Was The Cat Signing with Paul Tobin and Benjamin Dewey on Friday, August 8, 2014 from 6pm - 9pm! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of I Was The Cat available for purchase at this event! I Was The Cat writer Paul Tobin and artist Benjamin Dewey are local Portlanders and will be in attendance to sign your copies! Sketches will be at the discretion of the artist.

Refreshments will be served free of charge. Sketches will be at the discretion of the artist.

Girls with Slingshots Signing with Danielle Corsetto, Erika Moen and Lucy Bellwood!
July 19, 2014

Guests: Erika Moen, Danielle Corsetto

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Girls with Slingshots Signing with Danielle Corsetto, Erika Moen and Lucy Bellwood on Saturday, July 19, 2014 from 6pm - 9pm! This event is free to the public.

Danielle will have copies of her Girls with Slinghots graphic novel collections available for purchase at this event! Portland local Girls with Slingshots contributors Moen and Bellwood will also be in attendance!

Refreshments will be served free of charge. Sketches will be at the discretion of the artists.

Big Trouble in Little China Screening and Signing with Eric Powell and Brian Churilla!
June 15, 2014

Guests: Eric Powell, Brian Churilla

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Big Trouble in Little China Screening and Signing with Eric Powell and Brian Churilla on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at the Hollywood Theatre! A screening of the 1986 film will begin at 7 pm, and will be followed by a comic book signing in the Hollywood Theatre's lobby.

Eric Powell (writer) and Brian Churilla (artist) will be signing copies of Big Trouble in Little China #1 in the lobby after the movie. Copies of the comic book will be on sale ($4) at the theater during the showing, as well as a limited print featuring Eric's Big Trouble artwork ($10).

Sketches will be at the discretion of the guests.

Tickets for the movie will be available at the Hollywood Theatre and through their website. Bridge City Comics is offering a special, limited ticket package featuring a ticket to the movie, a copy of the comic book and the limited print for $20.

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BUY TICKETS

Purchase our deluxe ticket package to the Big Trouble in Little China Screening and Signing with Eric Powell and Brian Churilla here!

The package costs $20 and includes:
1 ticket to the screening (an $8 value)
1 copy of the Big Trouble in Little China #1 comic book (a $4 value)
1 limited edition 11"x17" print created especially for this event, featuring Eric Powell's artwork (a $10 value).

Purchase tickets through the link below. We will mail your tickets via USPS mail so make sure you submit your correct mailing address. The comic and limited edition print will be given to you at the screening. Bring your ticket stub to the table we will have set up in the lobby and turn it in for your merchandise!

http://www.bridgecitycomics.com/pr_bigtrouble.html#tickets

Regular tickets may be purchased at the Hollywood Theater box office or through their website:

http://hollywoodtheatre.org/

Legend of Bold Riley Release Party
May 30, 2014

Guest: Leia Weathington

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Legend of Bold Riley #1: The Talking Bone Release Party with Leia Weathington on Friday, May 30, 2014 from 6pm – 9pm! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of Legend of Bold Riley #1: The Talking Bone available for purchase at this event! Bold Riley writer/artist Leia Weathington is a local Portlander and will be in attendance to sign your copies! We will also have copies of the original Bold Riley graphic novel available for purchase!

Refreshments will be served free of charge. Sketches will be at the discretion of the artist.

Free Comic Book Day 2014
May 3, 2014

We'll be opening at 10am on Saturday, May 3! Dozens of publishers have created special comics just for Free Comic Book Day and we'll have them... comics for kids, comics for adults, comics for everyone!

Our subscription box customers can take one copy of each book if they'd like, non subscription box customers can take three comics total. This limit helps us to distribute comics to as many people as possible.

Additionally, I'm going to come up with some special deals to make the event even more special! So make sure to mark your calendars and come join us next Saturday, May 3 starting at 10am for Free Comic Book Day! We'll have free comics for as long as they last so don't wait! :)

TREKKER: TRAIN TO AVALON BAY Release Party
April 11, 2014

Guest: Ron Randall

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our TREKKER: TRAIN TO AVALON BAY Release Party with Ron Randall on Friday, April 11, 2014 from 6pm - 8pm! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of Trekker: Train to Avalon Bay available for purchase at this event! Trekker writer/artist (and comics legend) Ron Randall is a local Portlander and will be in attendance to sign your copy of Trekker!! Also in attendance will be Trekker colorist Jeremy Colwell!

Refreshments will be served free of charge. Sketches will be at the discretion of the artist.

Lady Sabre Kickstarter Release Party
April 5, 2014

Guests: Greg Rucka, Rick Burchett

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Lady Sabre Kickstarter Release Party with Greg Rucka, Rick Burchett and Eric Newsom on Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 5pm - 8pm! This event is free to the public.

If you live in the Pacific Northwest, this is your opportunity to pick up your Lady Sabre Kickstarter rewards directly from the creative team! If you are a backer and want to pick up your book in person, maybe hang out and chat for a while or simply point and stare, you are cordially — even eagerly — invited to come and do so. Greg, Rick and Eric will be on hand to hand out the backer rewards, sign any rewards you want and hang out and talk lady Sabre (among other things).

Depending on the final inventory count, and presuming that they have enough extra to justify it, there may be additional copies for sale, prices TBD.

Refreshments will be served free of charge. Sketches will be at the discretion of the artist.

Hellboy Day
March 22, 2014

March 22 marks the twentieth anniversary of Mike Mignola's career-defining release of Hellboy: Seed of Destruction #1. After the character's somewhat humble beginnings in an eight-page feature in Dark Horse's San Diego Comic-Con Comics special, Seed of Destruction would begin the long life of the beloved "beast of the apocalypse."

In December, Dark Horse declared that March 22, 2014, would be Hellboy Day, with events happening in comic shops around the world!

Megagogo Release Party
Feb. 21, 2014

Guest: Wook Jin Clark

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our MEGAGOGO Vol. 1 Release Party with Wook Jin Clark on Friday, February 21, 2014 from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of MEGAGOGO available for purchase at this event, a week before its national release! MEGAGOGO writer/artist Wook Jin Clark is a local Portlander and will be in attendance to sign your copy of MEGAGOGO!

Refreshments will be served free of charge. Sketches will be at the discretion of the artists.

Judge Dredd Signing
Jan. 17, 2014

Guests: Ryan Hill, Ulises Farinas, Douglas Wolk

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our JUDGE DREDD MEGA CITY TWO Release Party with author Douglas Wolk, artist Ulises Farinas, and colorist Ryan Hill on Friday, January 17, 2014 from 6pm – 9pm! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of JUDGE DREDD MEGA CITY TWO #1 available for purchase, including two variant covers! Get in on the ground floor of this new entry ointo the Judge Dredd mythos, featuring a creative team composed almost completely of Portlanders!

Refreshments will be served free of charge. Sketches will be at the discretion of the artists.

Born to Tour 2013
Dec. 20, 2013

Guest: Sina Grace

Sina Grace is on tour this month with exclusive variant covers for hisImage series BURN THE ORPHANAGE!

FOUR COLOR FRIDAY SALE!
Nov. 29, 2013

On Friday, November 29, our beloved and precious subscription box customers will get a whopping 40% OFF everything in the store ALL DAY LONG!* That's a little "thank you" for helping us get this far and to let you know how much we appreciate you!

For non-box customers, it's going to break down like this:
10am - 11am: 40% off everything
11am - 12pm: 35% off everything
12pm - 1pm: 30% off everything
1pm - 2pm: 25% off everything
2pm - 3pm: 20% off everything
3pm - 4pm: 10% off everything
4pm - 8pm: No discount (except for subscription customers)

That's EVERYTHING from new comics and back issues to trade paperbacks and hard covers to apparel to toys to magazines to our already low-priced used books*. There are a couple of exceptions (see below) but otherwise, if it's FOR sale, it's ON sale. Plus we're going to have extended hours from 10am - 8pm to make your shopping easier!

* Not including New This Week Comics or Graphic Novels, items in subscription boxes, supplies, special orders or gift certificates. Store credit and gift certificates may be used but items paid for with that will not get the discount.

Bad Houses Signing
Oct. 25, 2013

Guest: Sara Ryan

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Bad Houses Early Release Party with local author Sara Ryan on Friday, October 25, 2013 from 6pm – 9pm! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of Bad Houses available for purchase for Sara to sign. The book’s official release date is October 30th but through a special aarangement with Dark Horse Comics, we are able to sell this book early. And as an added bonus, we will have copies available with an exclusive bookplate included, signed by artist Carla Speed McNeil!

Refreshments will be served free of charge! Sketches will be at the discretion of the artists.

Batman '66 Signing
Aug. 2, 2013

Guests: Michael Allred, Jeff Parker, Jonathan Case

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Batman '66 #1 Release Party w/Jeff Parker, Jonathan Case and Mike Allred on Friday, August 2, 2013 from 6pm - 9pm! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of Batman '66 #1 available for purchase for Jeff, Jonathan and Mike to sign, as well as a special limited variant edition of the comic. Refreshments will be served free of charge! Sketches will be at the discretion of the artists.

Also in attendance will be Batman! Noted Batman cosplayer Allan Quick will be available for photos at the event.

Atomic Robo Animation Fest at the Hollywood Theatre!
July 10, 2013

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Atomic Robo Animation Fest at the Hollywood Theatre on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 from 7pm – 9pm! This event is all ages. Tickets are $5 at the door.

Join us to celebrate the world premier of Atomic Robo: Last Stop! This long-anticipated 12 minute animated short from Atomic Robo creators Brian Clevinger and Scott Wegener and animation house, The Fictory, will be the crown jewel of the evening but we also have a dozen other fantastic animated shorts to show!

Also to be shown during the fest:
- Saga of Biorn
- Space Stallions
- Wing
- The Thomas Beale Cipher
- Backwater Gospel
- The Reward
- The Silence Beneath the Bark
- Partir
- Captain Awesome
- Last Fall
- Cobra Commander’s Financial Planner

100% of the proceeds from ticket sales will be donated directly to the Hollywood Theatre’s youth education programs.

Lazarus #1 Release Party
July 5, 2013

Guest: Greg Rucka

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Lazarus #1 Release Party w/Greg Rucka on Friday, July 5, 2013 from 6pm - 9pm! This event is free to the public.

Bridge City Comics will have copies of Lazarus #1 available for purchase for Greg to sign, as well as special limited variant editions of the comic. Refreshments will be served free of charge!

About Lazarus:
In a dystopian near-future government is a quaint concept, resources are coveted, and posession is 100% of the law. A handful of Families rule, jealously guarding what they have and exploiting the Waste who struggle to survive in their domains. Forever Carlyle defends her family's holdings through deception and force as their protector, their Lazarus. Shot dead defending the family home, Forever's day goes downhill from there....

About Greg Rucka:
Greg Rucka is the author of nearly a dozen novels, six featuring bodyguard Atticus Kodiak, and two featuring Tara Chace, the protagonist of his Queen & Country series. Additionally, he has penned several short-stories, countless comics, and the occasional non-fiction essay. In comics, he has had the opportunity to write stories featuring some of the world's best-known charactersÑSuperman, Batman, and Wonder WomanÑas well as penning several creator-owned properties himself, such as Whiteout and Queen & Country, both published by Oni Press. His work has been optioned several times over, and his services are in high-demand in a variety of creative fields as a story-doctor and creative consultant. Greg resides in Portland, Oregon, with his wife, author Jennifer Van Meter, and his two children.

Free Comic Book Day
May 4, 2013

FREE COMICS? YES, IT'S TRUE!

Bridge City Comics in Portland, OR is one of thousands of comic book shops around the world celebrating the comic book art form on Saturday, May 5. On Free Comic Book Day, close to 2 million comic books will be given away by participating stores, introducing as many people as possible to the wonders of comic books!

Close to 2 million comic books will be given away by participating stores, and visitors will find the traditional super-heroes, crime fighters and much more. "The wide array of comic books being published today ensures that readers of all ages - children, teens, and adults - can find something appropriate that will stir their imaginations," said Michael Ring, owner of Bridge City Comics. "Come by on May 5th and let us show you what's out there!"

Free Comic Book Day kicks off at 10 a.m. and runs until 7 p.m. at Bridge City Comics, located at 3725 N. Mississippi Ave., Portland, OR 97227. Call 503-282-5484 for more information.

SKETCH MONSTERS V2 SIGNING!
Feb. 16, 2013

This Saturday, February 16th, is your chance to bring the kids to BRIDGE CITY COMICS and meet the creators of Sketch Monsters, Joshua Williamson & Vinny Naverrete!

The signing will take place from 12-2pm and attendees will be able to purchase books, get them signed and sketched in by the talented creators. While you are there, be sure to check the amazing collection of comics and graphic novels in one of the Portland areas premier shops!

Bridge City Comics: 3725 N Mississippi Ave Portland, OR 97227 (503) 282-5484

www.bridgecitycomics.com

Vinny will be drawing sketches for people buy or bring a copy of the book!

Invite your friends and bring the kids!

Captain Marvel Release Party w/Kelly Sue DeConnick
July 20, 2012

Bridge City Comics is proud to announce our Captain Marvel #1 Release Party on Friday, July 20, 2012 from 6pm - 9pm! This event is free to the public. In attendance to sign autographs will be Captain Marvel writer Kelly Sue DeConnick. Copies of the book will be available for sale ($2.99) during the event.

This event is 21+ and free to the public.

SHE'S BACK! The 'Mightiest' of Earth's Mightiest Heroes! Ace pilot. Legendary Avenger. 100% pure bad-a$$. Carol Danvers has a new name, a new mission ...and all the power she needs to make her life a living hell. Guest starring Captain America.

Free Comic Book Day
May 5, 2012

FREE COMICS? YES, IT'S TRUE!

Bridge City Comics in Portland, OR is one of thousands of comic book shops around the world celebrating the comic book art form on Saturday, May 5. On Free Comic Book Day, close to 2 million comic books will be given away by participating stores, introducing as many people as possible to the wonders of comic books!

Close to 2 million comic books will be given away by participating stores, and visitors will find the traditional super-heroes, crime fighters and much more. "The wide array of comic books being published today ensures that readers of all ages - children, teens, and adults - can find something appropriate that will stir their imaginations," said Michael Ring, owner of Bridge City Comics. "Come by on May 5th and let us show you what's out there!"

Free Comic Book Day kicks off at 10 a.m. and runs until 7 p.m. at Bridge City Comics, located at 3725 N. Mississippi Ave., Portland, OR 97227. Call 503-282-5484 for more information.