Thursday, February 16, 2017

Throwback In Comics - February 1998 Comic Book Sales

February 1998 Comic Book Sales Figures
Estimated Comics Preordered by North American Comics Shops
as Reported by Diamond Comic Distributors

Comic-book TitleIssuePricePublisherEst. preorders
1Uncanny X-Men354$1.99Marvel142,450
2X-Men74$1.99Marvel139,791
3Spawn71$1.95Image128,562
4Avengers3$1.99Marvel111,036
5Fantastic Four4$2.99Marvel110,539
6Wolverine123$1.99Marvel107,061
7JLA17$1.95DC101,430
8Iron Man3$1.99Marvel99,903
9Captain America4$1.99Marvel98,005
10Witchblade21$2.50Image91,312
11Darkness13$2.50Image88,113
12Curse Of Spawn18$1.95Image79,084
13Generation X37$1.99Marvel77,191
14JLA Year One4$1.95DC73,485
15X-Force76$1.99Marvel70,667
16X-Factor144$1.99Marvel69,097
17X-Man37$1.99Marvel68,891
18Cable53$1.99Marvel66,390
19Incredible Hulk463$1.99Marvel64,603
20Amazing Spider-Man433$1.99Marvel63,604
21Gen 1326$2.50Image63,134
22Youngblood1$2.50Awesome62,325
23Ascension5$2.50Image61,738
24Divine Right5$2.50Image60,152
25Peter Parker Spider-Man90$1.99Marvel57,551
26Gen 121$2.50Image56,811
27Kiss The Psycho Circus7$2.25Image56,071
28Spectacular Spider-Man256$1.99Marvel55,521
29Alpha Flight9$1.99Marvel55,151
30Excalibur119$1.99Marvel54,078
31Superman134$1.95DC53,364
32Batman553$1.95DC52,867
33Sensational Spider-Man26$1.99Marvel52,042
34Superman Man Of Steel78$1.95DC51,027
35Action Comics743$1.95DC50,292
36Adventures Of Superman556$1.95DC50,060
37Detective Comics720$1.95DC49,045
38Nightwing19$1.95DC47,057
39Thunderbolts13$1.99Marvel46,978
40Astro City Vol. 213$2.50Image45,846
41Deadpool15$1.99Marvel44,630
42Batman Shadow of the Bat73$1.95DC44,028
43Preacher36$2.50DC42,320
44Catwoman56$1.95DC41,834
45Green Lantern97$1.95DC41,448
46Flash136$1.95DC41,125
47Robin52$1.95DC40,792
48Supergirl20$1.95DC40,422
49Batman Blackgate Isle Of Men1$2.95DC39,893
50Batman Legends of the Dark Knight105$1.95DC38,455