Celebrate Pride 2021 All June with Third Eye Comics!

Published May 31st, 2021

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HAPPY PRIDE MONTH, THIRD EYE FAITHFUL. This June, and every month, we celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community and how Queer comic creators have brought lasting impact to the industry. Take a look below at our guide for Pride related events at Third Eye this year!

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30 LGBTQIA+ Must Reads for Pride Month!

We’ve compiled a list of 30 comics and books that feature queer characters and stories by some of the most iconic creators in the industry. From classics, to heavy hitting newcomers, there is something on the list for everyone. Most books are available at your local Third Eye Comics, or online!

Third Eye Comics Pride Reading Guide

Third Eye Pride Online Shopping

Preorder the 2021 Third Eye PRIDE T-Shirts and support a good cause!

Because we like to go BIG, we are offering TWO T-Shirt designs celebrating Pride Month, with all sales proceeds going toward Casa Ruby! The Third Eye Pride design (featured on the right) comes in S-XXXL and is $19.99, while the Exclusive Lia Harmon x Third Eye Comics design (featured o the right) is $24.99! Shirts are available by visiting your local Third Eye location, or online preorder by clicking here!

First 50 Lia Harmon x Third Eye T-shirt preorders Get a FREE 11×8 poster with purchase!

We teamed up with artist Lia Harmon to create an EXCLUSIVE Pride 2021 design (featured left) that we’ll be using for shirts and 11×8 posters. Posters are FREE to the first 50 shirt pre-orders!

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THIRD EYE COMICS ONLINE IS BACK EVERY WEDNESDAY IN JUNE WITH BRAND NEW GUESTS!

We’ve been experimenting with our virtual presence, and are excited to be bringing some of our FAVORITE creators to our live streams every Wednesday! Tune in every Wednesday on Facebook Live or Youtube Live from 4PM-5PM and chat in REAL time from wherever you are with James Tynion IV, Dax Exclamationpoint!, Steve Orlando and Bianca Xunise!

JAMES TYNION IV

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We’ve been big fans of both the killer creator-owned series James Tynion IV (he/him) has been putting out like DEPARTMENT OF TRUTH, SOMETHING IS KILLING THE CHILDREN, and WYND, as well as his work on BATMAN and PUNCHLINE!

Join us WEDNESDAY, June 9th from 4PM-5PM EST for a virtual interview!

If you’re local, check out info to our IN PERSON signing with James Saturday, June 12th from 11AM-1PM at our Annapolis location!

DAX EXCLAMATIONPOINT!

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We are absolutely STOKED to be in acquaintance with International Drag Queen, Comic Book cover girl, and costumer DAX EXCLAMATIONPOINT (she/her)! Known for her gorgeous comic book costumes (especially her Storm) as well as her time on Season 8 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, there is NOTHING this Super Woman can’t do!

Join us WEDNESDAY, June 16th from 4PM-5PM EST for a virtual interview!

STEVE ORLANDO

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If you’re a long time Third Eye Faithful, you know we are HUGE fans of Steve Orlando (he/him) here! He’s been to the Annapolis store many times for his iconic work on MARTIAN MANHUNTER, MILK WARS and WONDER WOMAN. His work on MIDNIGHTER earned him a GLAAD Media Award nomination!

Join us WEDNESDAY, June 23rd from 4PM-5PM EST for a virtual interview!

BIANCA XUNISE

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Bianca Xunise (she/her) is an absolute powerhouse in the comic industry. In 2020 she came the second Black woman to be nationally syndicated for her contributions to SIX CHIX. Her work highlights the struggles and triumphs of BIPOC (Black, Indigenous & People Of Color).

Join us WEDNESDAY, June 30th from 4PM-5PM EST for a virtual interview!