Diamond Comic Distributors has released the list of the top 300 comics sold in the direct market in August 2016. In a month when over 10 million comics arrived in comic shops and speciality stores, this list will most definitely be scrutinized by a number of online commenters.
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.
Diamond Comic Distributors has released the complete top 300 listing of comics released in July 2016. As previously mentioned, July was the first month in a long time where DC Comics outsold Marvel. Where did all of the books rank? Take the jump for a look at our searchable table.
Diamond Comic Distributors has released the market share information for titles released in July 2016, and DC Comics finally topped the charts.
It should come as no surprise that DC Universe: Rebirth #1 took the number one spot in the direct comic sales market for May 2016, but overall sales weren’t rosy.
Diamond Comic Distributors has released the rundown of the top 300 Comics sold in the direct market in April 2016. I hate to say it is more of the same, but really, it is another moth of more of the same, with DC only listing two comics in the Top 10.
Diamond Comic Distributors has released the top ten books for March 2016, and with the Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo’s Batman #50 hitting a big milestone, it’s no surprise it took the top spot. What is a surprise is how the publishers ranked this month.
Diamond Comic Distributors has released the complete list of top comics shipping in the direct market during February 2016. When it comes to Rebirth, All-New All-Different, and the latest gimmickery, looking to see what comics are doing well, can give you insight on which comics may see a “change” in the future.
First the good news; DC Comics unit share grew five-percent from last month. The bad news, Marvel still dominated the market in January 2016. Diamond Comic Distributors has released a rundown of the top ten comics released in February, and DC was able to place in several key spots.
Yesterday, we learned that Marvel continued to dominate comic sales in January, and we even learned what books made the top ten list. Today, we have a complete rundown of the top 300 books sold in the direct market in January 2016, and it is certainly an interesting read to see where books you thought were selling well, wound up.
Diamond Comic Distributors has released the top 300 comics sold in the direct market in December 2015. It should come as no surprise that Marvel Comics took the top spot as the number one publisher for the month.