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Diamond Comic Distributors has released the first wave of market share data for comics shipped to comic book and specialty stores in November 2016. The good news? Marvel and DC nearly tie in the top ten, but overall comic sales have slipped.

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Diamond Comic DistributorsNew Comic Releases

Here is the New Comic Release list for comics scheduled to be in stores December 7, 2016. There may be items on this list that are not shipped at the last minute, or new material may be added. Check with your local retailer for more details. This list was last updated December 5, 2016. What’s on your list this week?

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Diamond Comic DistributorsNew Comic Releases

Here is the New Comic Release list for comics scheduled to be in stores November 30, 2016. There may be items on this list that are not shipped at the last minute, or new material may be added. Check with your local retailer for more details. This list was last updated November 28, 2016. What’s on your list this week?

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Diamond Comic DistributorsNew Comic Releases

Here is the New Comic Release list for comics scheduled to be in stores November 23, 2016. There may be items on this list that are not shipped at the last minute, or new material may be added. Check with your local retailer for more details. This list was last updated November 22, 2016. What’s on your list this week?

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Diamond Comic DistributorsNew Comic Releases

Here is the New Comic Release list for comics scheduled to be in stores November 16, 2016. There may be items on this list that are not shipped at the last minute, or new material may be added. Check with your local retailer for more details. This list was last updated November 14, 2016. What’s on your list this week?

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BusinessDiamond Comic DistributorsDiamond Comics Market Share

As mentioned last week, Marvel was able to climb back up to the top of the comic book stack, but it didn’t have the number one comic. This morning, Diamond Comic Distributors has released the complete list of the top 300 comics released in the direct market in October 2016, and it is worth checking out.

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For those who were biting their nails waiting to see if DC would once again trump Marvel in the race to the top of the sales charts, you are either breathing a sigh of relief or running in the streets looking for someone to blame. Marvel has moved to the top of the charts for October 2016.

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BusinessDiamond Comic DistributorsPress Release

PRESS RELEASE – Diamond Comic Distributors, the world’s largest distributor of comic books, graphic novels, and pop-culture merchandise announced today the promotion of Tim Lenaghan to Vice President of Purchasing. Tim has been with Diamond for over 6 years, previously serving as Executive Director of Purchasing, overseeing the company’s buying relationships with comic book publishers, toy manufacturers and other Diamond suppliers.

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Diamond Comic DistributorsNew Comic Releases

Here is the New Comic Release list for comics scheduled to be in stores November 9, 2016. There may be items on this list that are not shipped at the last minute, or new material may be added. Check with your local retailer for more details. This list was last updated November 7, 2016. What’s on your list this week?

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Diamond Comic DistributorsNew Comic Releases

Here is the New Comic Release list for comics scheduled to be in stores October 26th, 2016. There may be items on this list that are not shipped at the last minute, or new material may be added. Check with your local retailer for more details. This list was last updated October 24th, 2016. What’s on your list this week?

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Diamond Comic DistributorsNew Comic Releases

Here is the New Comic Release list for comics scheduled to be in stores October 26th, 2016. There may be items on this list that are not shipped at the last minute, or new material may be added. Check with your local retailer for more details. This list was last updated October 24th, 2016. What’s on your list this week?

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BusinessDiamond Comic DistributorsPress Release

PRESS RELEASE – Diamond Comic Distributors has signed a multi-year deal with Benitez Productions to be the exclusive distributor of the publisher’s comics and graphic novels. The agreement includes worldwide distribution rights into comic book specialty stores, and into bookstores, libraries, mass-market chains, and other specialty outlets under the banner of Diamond’s book market division, Diamond Book Distributors.

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Diamond Comic DistributorsNew Comic Releases

Here is the New Comic Release list for comics scheduled to be in stores October 12th, 2016. There may be items on this list that are not shipped at the last minute, or new material may be added. Check with your local retailer for more details. This list was last updated October 10th, 2016. What’s on your list this week?

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On Friday, MajorSpoilers.com’s Head Honcho Stephen Schleicher wrote the following: “Diamond Comic Distributors has announced DC Comics took the top spot once again in September for comics released in the direct market. Is this the sign of a major market change, or is the apocalypse upon us all!?” Given the reaction of some of my Marvel friends, I’d say the latter. I’ve had to give some the local comics suicide hotline number! Sheesh!

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