MARKET SHARE: Top 300 Comics for December 2012

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Diamond Comic Distributors has released the rundown of the top 300 comics sold in the direct market for December 2012. It should come as no surprise that Amazing Spider-Man #700 was the best selling comic for the month, which lead the way for Marvel Comics to claim 60% of the titles in the top ten. Take the jump for the complete rundown, and be sure to visit our sibling site, Minor Spoilers for a look at the top 50 books from the indie publishers.

RANK
INDEX
TITLE
PRICE
PUBLISHER
1 132.59 AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #700 $7.99 MAR
2 123.37 AVENGERS #1 $3.99 MAR
3 100.00 BATMAN #15 $3.99 DC
4 75.92 JUSTICE LEAGUE #15 $3.99 DC
5 70.20 DETECTIVE COMICS #15 $3.99 DC
6 61.95 AVENGERS #2 $3.99 MAR
7 59.60 CABLE AND X-FORCE #1 $3.99 MAR
8 59.30 BATMAN AND ROBIN #15 $2.99 DC
9 55.29 ALL NEW X-MEN #3 $3.99 MAR
10 55.02 THUNDERBOLTS #1 $2.99 MAR
11 53.22 ALL NEW X-MEN #4 $3.99 MAR
12 50.11 AQUAMAN #15 $2.99 DC
13 49.71 BATGIRL #15 $2.99 DC
14 49.42 AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #699 $3.99 MAR
15 49.09 NIGHTWING #15 $2.99 DC
16 49.06 GREEN LANTERN #15 $2.99 DC
17 45.33 TEEN TITANS #15 $2.99 DC
18 43.71 AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #699.1 $2.99 MAR
19 42.64 AVENGERS ARENA #1 $2.99 MAR
20 42.47 CAPTAIN AMERICA #2 $3.99 MAR
21 42.29 RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS #15 $2.99 DC
22 42.00 INDESTRUCTIBLE HULK #2 $3.99 MAR
23 40.44 ACTION COMICS #15 $3.99 DC
24 39.96 BATMAN THE DARK KNIGHT #15 $2.99 DC
25 39.73 DEADPOOL #3 $2.99 MAR
26 38.95 IRON MAN #3 $3.99 MAR
27 38.54 FANTASTIC FOUR #2 $2.99 MAR
28 38.12 WALKING DEAD #105 (MR) $2.99 IMA
29 38.08 CABLE AND X-FORCE #2 $3.99 MAR
30 37.69 SUICIDE SQUAD #15 $2.99 DC
31 37.41 IRON MAN #4 $3.99 MAR
32 37.41 A PLUS X #3 $3.99 MAR
33 36.65 THOR GOD OF THUNDER #3 $3.99 MAR
34 35.90 EARTH 2 #7 $2.99 DC
35 35.23 BEFORE WATCHMEN RORSCHACH #3 (MR) $3.99 DC
36 34.73 BATMAN INCORPORATED #6 $2.99 DC
37 33.80 SUPERMAN #15 $2.99 DC
38 33.58 THUNDERBOLTS #2 $2.99 MAR
39 33.04 BEFORE WATCHMEN COMEDIAN #4 (MR) $3.99 DC
40 32.27 BEFORE WATCHMEN DR MANHATTAN #3 (MR) $3.99 DC
41 31.56 GREEN LANTERN CORPS #15 $2.99 DC
42 31.49 UNCANNY X-FORCE #35 $3.99 MAR
43 31.42 BEFORE WATCHMEN MINUTEMEN #5 (MR) $3.99 DC
44 30.96 BEFORE WATCHMEN NITE OWL #4 (RES) (MR) $3.99 DC
45 30.41 FF #2 $2.99 MAR
46 30.30 FLASH #15 $2.99 DC
47 30.12 WOLVERINE AND X-MEN #22 $3.99 MAR
48 29.96 X-MEN LEGACY #3 $2.99 MAR
49 29.78 GREEN LANTERN NEW GUARDIANS #15 $2.99 DC
50 28.38 AVENGERS ARENA #2 $2.99 MAR
51 27.92 SAGA #8 (MR) $2.99 IMA
52 27.47 WONDER WOMAN #15 $2.99 DC
53 27.38 AVENGING SPIDER-MAN #15.1 $2.99 MAR
54 26.29 MY LITTLE PONY FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC #2 $3.99 IDW
55 25.78 RED LANTERNS #15 $2.99 DC
56 24.66 BEFORE WATCHMEN MOLOCH #2 (MR) [*] $3.99 DC
57 24.37 ULTIMATE COMICS SPIDER-MAN #18 $3.99 MAR
58 23.65 DAREDEVIL #21 $2.99 MAR
59 23.11 CATWOMAN #15 $2.99 DC
60 23.07 BATWOMAN #15 $2.99 DC
61 22.69 HAWKEYE #5 $2.99 MAR
62 22.67 WOLVERINE #317 $3.99 MAR
63 22.46 AVENGERS ASSEMBLE #10 $3.99 MAR
64 22.38 SWAMP THING #15 $2.99 DC
65 22.06 HAWKEYE #6 $2.99 MAR
66 21.12 ANIMAL MAN #15 $2.99 DC
67 21.12 WORLDS FINEST #7 $2.99 DC
68 20.80 TALON #3 [*] $2.99 DC
69 20.42 DEATHMATCH #1 $1.00 BOO
70 20.33 SUPERGIRL #15 $2.99 DC
71 20.29 SECRET AVENGERS #35 $3.99 MAR
72 19.35 X-MEN #39 $3.99 MAR
73 19.31 DAREDEVIL END OF DAYS #3 $3.99 MAR
74 18.98 HAPPY #3 $2.99 IMA
75 18.63 AVENGING SPIDER-MAN #15 $3.99 MAR
76 18.54 HELLBOY IN HELL #1 $2.99 DAR
77 18.28 JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #15 $2.99 DC
78 18.25 ULTIMATE COMICS ULTIMATES #18.1 $2.99 MAR
79 18.22 SUPERBOY #15 $2.99 DC
80 17.79 ULTIMATE COMICS ULTIMATES #19 $3.99 MAR
81 17.58 SCARLET SPIDER #12 $2.99 MAR
82 17.33 ASTONISHING X-MEN #57 $3.99 MAR
83 17.00 SCARLET SPIDER #12.1 $2.99 MAR
84 16.96 LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT #3 $3.99 DC
85 16.87 VENOM #28 $2.99 MAR
86 16.80 PUNISHER WAR ZONE #2 $2.99 MAR
87 16.36 ULTIMATE COMICS X-MEN #20 $3.99 MAR
88 15.85 BIRDS OF PREY #15 $2.99 DC
89 15.82 GAMBIT #7 $2.99 MAR
90 15.80 WINTER SOLDIER #13 $2.99 MAR
91 15.77 BTVS SEASON 9 FREEFALL #16 $2.99 DAR
92 14.85 JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY #647 $2.99 MAR
93 14.29 X-FACTOR #248 $2.99 MAR
94 14.10 JSA LIBERTY FILES THE WHISTLING SKULL #1 $2.99 DC
95 13.99 X-FACTOR #249 $2.99 MAR
96 13.88 PHANTOM STRANGER #3 [*] $2.99 DC
97 13.86 HELLBOY IN HELL #2 $2.99 DAR
98 13.72 RED SHE-HULK #60 $2.99 MAR
99 13.64 GREEN ARROW #15 $2.99 DC
100 13.58 DARK AVENGERS #184 $2.99 MAR
101 13.56 STAR TREK TNG DOCTOR WHO ASSIMILATION #8 $3.99 IDW
102 13.39 ADVENTURE TIME FIONNA & CAKE #1 $3.99 BOO
103 13.18 CAPTAIN MARVEL #8 $2.99 MAR
104 12.77 MARVEL UNIVERSE VS AVENGERS #3 $3.99 MAR
105 12.76 AGE OF APOCALYPSE #10 $2.99 MAR
106 12.66 ALL STAR WESTERN #15 $3.99 DC
107 12.53 ULTIMATE COMICS IRON MAN #3 $3.99 MAR
108 12.29 SMALLVILLE SEASON 11 #8 $3.99 DC
109 11.98 MARA #1 (MR) [*] $2.99 IMA
110 11.93 BATMAN BEYOND UNLIMITED #11 $3.99 DC
111 11.91 FATALE #11 (MR) $3.50 IMA
112 11.36 BATMAN ARKHAM UNHINGED #9 $2.99 DC
113 11.23 MANHATTAN PROJECTS #8 $3.50 IMA
114 11.17 MASKS #2 $3.99 DE
115 11.16 FAIREST #10 (MR) $2.99 DC
116 11.16 SHADOWMAN #2 $3.99 VAL
117 11.16 LEGION OF SUPER HEROES #15 $2.99 DC
118 11.12 HE MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE #5 $2.99 DC
119 11.02 TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES #17 $3.99 IDW
120 11.01 X-TREME X-MEN #7.1 $2.99 MAR
121 10.97 ADVENTURE TIME MARCELINE SCREAM QUEENS #6 $3.99 BOO
122 10.91 X-TREME X-MEN #8 $2.99 MAR
123 10.91 CAPTAIN AMERICA AND BLACK WIDOW #640 $2.99 MAR
124 10.82 BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER WILLOW WONDERLAND #2 $2.99 DAR
125 10.72 IMAGE FIRSTS WALKING DEAD #1 (MR) $1.00 IMA
126 10.70 DIAL H #7 $2.99 DC
127 10.67 RAVAGERS #7 $2.99 DC
128 10.65 INVINCIBLE #98 $2.99 IMA
129 10.57 FABLES #124 (MR) $2.99 DC
130 10.41 ARROW #2 $3.99 DC
131 10.36 FRANKENSTEIN AGENT OF SHADE #15 $2.99 DC
132 10.30 THIEF OF THIEVES #11 (MR) $2.99 IMA
133 10.28 BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER WILLOW WONDERLAND #3 $2.99 DAR
134 10.27 INVINCIBLE #99 $2.99 IMA
135 10.26 STAR WARS PURGE TYRANTS FIST #1 $3.50 DAR
136 10.18 STORMWATCH #15 $2.99 DC
137 10.15 TEAM 7 #3 [*] $2.99 DC
138 10.00 DEMON KNIGHTS #15 $2.99 DC
139 9.91 ANGEL & FAITH #17 $2.99 DAR
140 9.81 VAMPIRELLA STRIKES #1 $3.99 DE
141 9.68 BATWING #15 $2.99 DC
142 9.62 STAR WARS DAWN O/T JEDI PRISONER OF BOGAN #2 $2.99 DAR
143 9.60 ARCHER & ARMSTRONG #5 $3.99 VAL
144 9.54 X-O MANOWAR #8 $3.99 VAL
145 9.46 FURY MAX #7 (MR) $3.99 MAR
146 9.24 LEGION LOST #15 $2.99 DC
147 9.23 JUDGE DREDD #2 $3.99 IDW
148 9.07 SWORD OF SORCERY #3 [*] $3.99 DC
149 8.95 SAVAGE HAWKMAN #15 $2.99 DC
150 8.93 DEATHSTROKE #15 $2.99 DC
151 8.86 CONAN THE BARBARIAN #11 $3.50 DAR
152 8.86 STAR WARS PURGE TYRANTS FIST #2 $3.50 DAR
153 8.85 AMERICAN VAMPIRE #34 (MR) $2.99 DC
154 8.70 AME COMI GIRLS #3 FEATURING DUELA DENT $3.99 DC
155 8.48 I VAMPIRE #15 $2.99 DC
156 8.43 HARBINGER #7 $3.99 VAL
157 8.29 DC UNIVERSE PRESENTS #15 $2.99 DC
158 8.25 BLOODSHOT #6 $3.99 VAL
159 8.20 LEGEND OF LUTHER STRODE #1 (MR) $3.50 IMA
160 7.92 FURY OF FIRESTORM THE NUCLEAR MEN #15 $2.99 DC
161 7.78 DJANGO UNCHAINED #1 (MR) $3.99 DC
162 7.75 PUNK ROCK JESUS #6 (MR) $2.99 DC
163 7.75 BLUE BEETLE #15 $2.99 DC
164 7.75 GREAT PACIFIC #2 (MR) $2.99 IMA
165 7.63 STAR WARS LOST TRIBE O/T SITH #5 SPIRAL $2.99 DAR
166 7.63 MASKS #1 $3.99 DE
167 7.53 MAGIC THE GATHERING PATH OF VENGEANCE #1 $4.99 IDW
168 7.52 STAR WARS AGENT O/T EMPIRE HARD TARGETS #3 $2.99 DAR
169 7.45 AMERICAS GOT POWERS #4 $2.99 IMA
170 7.44 DOCTOR WHO VOL 3 #3 $3.99 IDW
171 7.40 HUMAN BOMB #1 $2.99 DC
172 7.35 CLONE #2 [*] $2.99 IMA
173 7.21 GRIFTER #15 $2.99 DC
174 7.16 MASSIVE #7 $3.50 DAR
175 6.95 IMAGE FIRSTS SAGA #1 (MR) $1.00 IMA
176 6.90 DANGER GIRL GI JOE #5 $3.99 IDW
177 6.90 BPRD 1948 #3 $3.50 DAR
178 6.76 LOCKE & KEY OMEGA #2 $3.99 IDW
179 6.75 BRAVEST WARRIORS #3 $3.99 BOO
180 6.71 BPRD HELL ON EARTH #102 RETURN O/T MASTER #5 $3.50 DAR
181 6.70 TRANSFORMERS ROBOTS IN DISGUISE #12 $3.99 IDW
182 6.66 STAR TREK NEXT GENERATION HIVE #3 $3.99 IDW
183 6.65 TRANSFORMERS MORE THAN MEETS EYE #12 $3.99 IDW
184 6.62 TRANSFORMERS REGENERATION ONE #86 $3.99 IDW
185 6.59 STAR TREK #16 $3.99 IDW
186 6.47 BLACKACRE #1 (MR) $2.99 IMA
187 6.34 GREAT PACIFIC #3 (MR) $2.99 IMA
188 6.29 SHADOW SPECIAL #1 $4.99 DE
189 6.14 HOLLOWS #1 $3.99 IDW
190 6.03 HELLBLAZER #298 (MR) $2.99 DC
191 6.01 TRANSFORMERS SPOTLIGHT ORION PAX ONE SHOT $3.99 IDW
192 6.00 GODZILLA HALF CENTURY WAR #4 $3.99 IDW
193 5.90 GI COMBAT #7 $3.99 DC
194 5.87 JOE KUBERT PRESENTS #3 $4.99 DC
195 5.78 SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #243 $2.99 ARC
196 5.71 CROSSED BADLANDS #19 (MR) $3.99 AVA
197 5.63 WARLORD OF MARS DEJAH THORIS #19 (MR) $3.99 DE
198 5.63 UNWRITTEN #44 (MR) $2.99 DC
199 5.58 CROSSED BADLANDS #20 (MR) $3.99 AVA
200 5.47 TRANSFORMERS PRIME RAGE O/T DINOBOTS #2 $3.99 IDW
201 5.34 WITCHBLADE #162 $2.99 IMA
202 5.26 I LOVE TROUBLE #1 (MR) $2.99 IMA
203 5.20 CROW SKINNING THE WOLVES #1 $3.99 IDW
204 5.17 EVIL ERNIE #3 $3.99 DE
205 5.13 RACHEL RISING #13 $3.99 ABS
206 5.13 GI JOE A REAL AMERICAN HERO #185 $3.99 IDW
207 5.11 MARS ATTACKS POPEYE (ONE SHOT) $3.99 IDW
208 5.00 GI JOE VOL 2 #20 $3.99 IDW
209 4.98 WARLORD OF MARS DEJAH THORIS #20 (MR) $3.99 DE
210 4.98 LOT 13 #3 (MR) $2.99 DC
211 4.94 SUPERMAN FAMILY ADVENTURES #8 $2.99 DC
212 4.93 ADVENTURE TIME COVER SHOWCASE ONE SHOT $3.99 BOO
213 4.86 NOWHERE MEN #2 $2.99 IMA
214 4.83 HAUNT #28 $2.99 IMA
215 4.81 VAMPIRELLA #25 $3.99 DE
216 4.78 WONDERLAND #6 (MR) $2.99 ZEN
217 4.75 YOUNG JUSTICE #23 $2.99 DC
218 4.75 SPONGEBOB COMICS #15 $2.99 UNI
219 4.73 CASTLE A CALM BEFORE STORM #1 $3.99 MAR
220 4.71 ROBYN HOOD #4 (MR) $2.99 ZEN
221 4.65 BLACK KISS II #5 (A) $2.99 IMA
222 4.54 GFT 2012 HOLIDAY SPECIAL (MR) $5.99 ZEN
223 4.51 SONIC UNIVERSE #47 $2.99 ARC
224 4.50 GHOSTBUSTERS #16 $3.99 IDW
225 4.47 SIMPSONS COMICS #197 $2.99 BON
226 4.46 LADY DEATH #24 (MR) $3.99 AVA
227 4.40 WITCH DOCTOR MALPRACTICE #2 $2.99 IMA
228 4.40 SNAKE EYES & STORM SHADOW #20 $3.99 IDW
229 4.39 MY LITTLE PONY FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC #1 $3.99 IDW
230 4.38 FASHION BEAST #4 (MR) $3.99 AVA
231 4.36 SAUCER COUNTRY #10 (MR) $2.99 DC
232 4.35 SHERLOCK HOLMES LIVERPOOL DEMON #1 $3.99 DE
233 4.35 COBRA #20 $3.99 IDW
234 4.29 MARS ATTACKS #6 $3.99 IDW
235 4.29 GRIMM FAIRY TALES #80 (MR) $2.99 ZEN
236 4.26 TMNT COLOR CLASSICS MICRO SERIES MICHELANGELO $3.99 IDW
237 4.25 CHANGE #1 (MR) $2.99 IMA
238 4.19 MEGA MAN #20 $2.99 ARC
239 4.17 HARVEST #5 (MR) $3.50 IMA
240 4.15 IMAGE FIRSTS THIEF OF THIEVES #1 $1.00 IMA
241 4.13 LORD OF THE JUNGLE #10 (MR) $3.99 DE
242 4.03 47 RONIN #2 $3.99 DAR
243 3.99 YOUNGBLOOD #75 $4.99 IMA
244 3.95 MULTIPLE WARHEADS ALPHABET TO INFINITY #3 $2.99 IMA
245 3.92 HACK SLASH #21 (MR) $3.50 IMA
246 3.91 GARTH ENNIS JENNIFER BLOOD #20 (MR) $3.99 DE
247 3.91 COMEBACK #2 (MR) $3.50 IMA
248 3.86 RED SONJA #72 $3.99 DE
249 3.86 DAMSELS #4 $3.99 DE
250 3.84 GFT BAD GIRLS #5 (MR) $2.99 ZEN
251 3.80 IMAGE FIRSTS MANHATTAN PROJECTS #1 $1.00 IMA
252 3.77 ARTIFACTS #23 $3.99 IMA
253 3.75 COLDER #2 (MR) $3.99 DAR
254 3.72 PROPHET #32 $3.99 IMA
255 3.71 GUARDING THE GLOBE #4 $2.99 IMA
256 3.68 IMAGE FIRSTS CHEW #1 (MR) $1.00 IMA
257 3.68 THE SPIDER #7 $3.99 DE
258 3.62 SUICIDE SQUAD #14 $2.99 DC
259 3.60 GREEN LANTERN THE ANIMATED SERIES #9 $2.99 DC
260 3.57 FATHOM VOL 4 #8 $3.50 ASP
261 3.56 GFT SLEEPY HOLLOW #3 (MR) $2.99 ZEN
262 3.55 TO HELL YOU RIDE #1 $3.99 DAR
263 3.55 BART SIMPSON COMICS #78 $2.99 BON
264 3.52 IMAGE FIRSTS FATALE #1 (MR) $1.00 IMA
265 3.50 CARBON GREY VOL 2 #2 $3.99 IMA
266 3.49 BLACKACRE #2 (MR) $2.99 IMA
267 3.48 QUEEN SONJA #33 $3.99 DE
268 3.48 GFT MYTHS & LEGENDS #24 (MR) $2.99 ZEN
269 3.45 MARVEL UNIVERSE ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #9 $2.99 MAR
270 3.44 COLDER #3 (MR) $3.99 DAR
271 3.44 GREEN HORNET #32 $3.99 DE
272 3.44 THE LONE RANGER #11 $3.99 DE
273 3.44 MARVEL UNIVERSE AVENGERS EARTHS HEROES #9 $2.99 MAR
274 3.42 FLASH GORDON ZEITGEIST #8 $3.99 DE
275 3.38 DARK HORSE PRESENTS #19 $7.99 DAR
276 3.34 CALIGULA HEART OF ROME #1 (MR) $3.99 AVA
277 3.33 FERALS #11 (MR) $3.99 AVA
278 3.33 BORDERLANDS ORIGINS #2 $3.99 IDW
279 3.31 SIMPSONS WINTER WINGDING #7 $4.99 BON
280 3.31 IMAGE FIRSTS REVIVAL #1 $1.00 IMA
281 3.28 BATTLEFIELDS #2 GREEN FIELDS BEYOND PT 2 $3.99 DE
282 3.27 ARMY OF DARKNESS #7 $3.99 DE
283 3.27 DARK SHADOWS VAMPIRELLA #5 $3.99 DE
284 3.27 DARKNESS #109 (MR) $2.99 IMA
285 3.27 BIONIC WOMAN #6 $3.99 DE
286 3.27 CREEP #4 $3.50 DAR
287 3.26 STORM DOGS #2 (MR) $3.50 IMA
288 3.25 HELLRAISER ROAD BELOW #3 (MR) $3.99 BOO
289 3.24 MONSTERS INC #1 $2.99 MAR
290 3.24 FREELANCERS #2 $3.99 BOO
291 3.22 SCOOBY DOO WHERE ARE YOU #28 $2.99 DC
292 3.21 POPEYE #8 $3.99 IDW
293 3.15 SUPURBIA #2 $3.99 BOO
294 3.14 SOULFIRE VOL 4 #3 $3.99 ASP
295 3.14 I LOVE TROUBLE #2 (MR) $2.99 IMA
296 3.13 SIMPSONS SUPER SPECTACULAR #16 $2.99 BON
297 3.11 MAGIC THE GATHERING SPELL THIEF #3 $4.99 IDW
298 3.09 EMPOWERED SPECIAL #3 HELL BENT OR HEAVEN SENT (MR) $3.99 DAR
299 3.08 DARK SHADOWS #11 $3.99 DE
300 3.07 THE LONE RANGER SNAKE OF IRON #4 $3.99 DE