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Diamond Comic Distributors has released its list of the top 300 comics sold to the direct market in March 2017.

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March was a strange month for the comic book industry. While Marvel was able to make the most money (Amazing Spider-Man #25 sold for $9.99), DC was able to ship more books than anyone else. There has been a lot of back and forth over the last couple of weeks with a lot of fingers being pointed, but the final numbers are here, and it is somewhat disappointing.

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Diamond Comic Distributors has released the complete list of the top 300 comics sold in the direct market in February 2017. We already know the top ten, now it is time to see where the rest of the titles fell during the month.

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We are only a few days into March, but we know how comics sold for the month that was. As the headline suggests, Star Wars: Darth Maul #1 was able to snag the top spot for February.

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Previously, we shared the market share data for comics that shipped in January 2017. Today, we have the complete list of the top 300 comics sold in the direct market during the month that was.

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Diamond Comic Distributors released the first market share data for comics sold in the direct market in January 2017. While 2016 was a great year for comics, 2017 is not off to a great start.

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Yesterday, Diamond Comic Distributors released market share information for comic book and graphic novels sold to the direct market during December 2016. Today, we present the top 300 comics sold during that period.

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It’s time once again to look back at the month that was and see how good (or bad) it was for the comic book industry.

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November was not a good month for overall comic sales, but Batman is still number one! Take the jump for a rundown of the top 300 comics sold to the direct market in November 2016.

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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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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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Diamond Comic Distributors announced that August was a record month for the direct market, as the distributor announced it shipped ten million non-promotional comic books for the first time in 20 years. Comic shops purchased 10.26 million comics last month.

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Diamond Comic Distributors has released the market share information for titles released in July 2016, and DC Comics finally topped the charts.

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