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Diamond Announces Top Sales for February 2019

Fans Love an Evil Batman Even More than “Batman Classic” Tom King Proves You Don’t need to Be a Crossover Event to be #1 DC has given up on trying to publish as many books as Marvel. As we reported … Continue reading

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Diamond Announces Top Sales for January 2019

$ and Marketshare Difference Between Marvel & DC are Meaningless as DC Cuts Back More on Titles Published It has always been kind of fun watching the rivalry between comics industry publishing giants Marvel & DC go against each other … Continue reading

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Diamond Announces Top Sales for December 2018

Comic Fans Love Both Batman & Marvel Comics 2018 Finishes Up in $ Sales, Down in Units Compared to 2017 Fans LOVE Batman. Batman accounted for 4 of the top 5 comics (by units shipped) and 5 of the top … Continue reading

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Diamond Announces Top Sales for November 2018

Marvel Wins November by 13%+ Over DC Soft Month for Comics Overall, Down From October 2018 and November 2017 Broken record time… Marvel wins again.  This month by more than 13% in both dollars and units shipped.  But November was … Continue reading

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Diamond Announces Top Sales for October 2018

Bats, Zombies, & Spiders for October DC, Marvel, & Image Share Top 10 – Marvel Wins Month The Top 10 of comics sales unintentionally kept with a Halloween theme for October 2018, with the top selling books including familiar Halloween … Continue reading

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Diamond Announces Top Sales for September 2018

Wholesale Slaughter in “Heroes in Crisis” & Batman “Dick Pic” Fails to Win the Month for DC I’m surprised.  Events, Super-hero deaths, Batman showing off his batawang (and the instant sell-out that this entailed), I thought DC had a good … Continue reading

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Diamond Announces Top Sales for August 2018

Fantastic Four #1 Relaunch is #1 Comic Marvel has 4 of Top 10 and is #1 Publisher in Sales and Units Not surprisingly, relaunched #1 comics with loads of variant covers do really well in sales to comic shops.  This … Continue reading

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