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Diamond Announces Top Sales for May 2019

DC is Coming on Strong with Comics Fans Marvel Wins Sales by Flooding the Market with Books In May, Marvel beat DC on unit share by only ~1% -> 39.75% for Marvel, 38.58% for DC.  While Marvel won by ~12% … Continue reading

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Diamond Announces Top Sales for March 2017

High Price Tags Don’t Deter Comic Shops DC Wins Unit Share, Marvel Wins on $$ Spent Spider-Man #25, with a hefty $9.99 price tag, was the #1 comic sold to comic shops in March.  The high price did not seem … Continue reading

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Diamond Announces Top Sales for February 2017

DC Takes 7 of Top 10 Ties on Unit Share, But Loses on Fan $$ Spent Marvel held on as #1 publisher in February, but just barely.  DC pretty much tied in unit share, coming in less than 0.2% behind … Continue reading

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Diamond Announces Top Sales for August 2016

DC Continues to Dominate with Rebirth DC Takes 9 of Top 10 Spots Rebirth’s phased rollout is in its third month and DC continues to dominate sales, taking 9 of the top 10 slots.  Marvel shipped 93 comics to DC’s … Continue reading

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Diamond Announces 2015 Diamond Gem Awards

Image Comics Named Publisher of the Year in Annual Industry Awards Voted on Exclusively by Comic Book Retailers (BALTIMORE, MD) – (January 5, 2016)- Diamond Comic Distributors proudly announces the winners of its 2015 Diamond Gem Awards, selected exclusively by … Continue reading

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Diamond Announces Top Sales for October 2015

Invincible Iron Man #1 is Top Comic …DC Shut out of Top 10 and >20% Behind in Sales Marvel really ruled in October with Secret Wars winding down and a new wave of Marvel #1s starting to flood the racks.  … Continue reading

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Diamond Announces Top Sales for August 2015

Batman, Justice League, and Walking Dead Defuse the Secret/Star Wars Stranglehold on the Top 10 More of the same for Marvel, Secret Wars and Star Wars filled 7 of the top 10 slots.  Batman bettered it’s #5 finish last month, … Continue reading

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Unity #1 (Valiant)

Originally posted on ComicSpectrum Comic Reviews:
CREDIT: Valiant Comics Rating: 5/5 – A Great Comic to Jump on Board With Valiant. by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall. Matt Kindt is one of my favorite current writers in comics, whether on his…

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PREVIEW: 5 Pages from The Death-Defying Doctor Mirage compliments of Valiant

Valiant is proud to present an advance preview of THE DEATH-DEFYING DOCTOR MIRAGE #1 (of 5) – the next must-read series from VALIANT FIRST by Eisner Award-nominated writer Jen Van Meter (Hopeless Savages, Captain Marvel) and acclaimed artist Roberto de la … Continue reading

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FIRST LOOK: 4 pages (art only) from Rai #1 compliments of Valiant

RAI #1 (May) Written by Matt Kindt (Unity, Mind MGMT); Art by Clayton Crain (X-Force, Carnage) A VALIANT FIRST ongoing series! Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain are about to prove that there is nothing else in comics like RAI! In … Continue reading

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