Sunday, August 13, 2017

Weekend Headlines - Comic Books Sales Pt. 2 of 2


The July 2017 Market Share, Comparative Sales Data, and New Titles Shipped charts, along with Top 10 Comic Books and Top 10 Graphic Novels charts follow below.

TOP COMIC BOOK PUBLISHERS
RETAIL MARKET SHARE
PUBLISHER
SHARE
MARVEL COMICS
36.89%
DC ENTERTAINMENT
26.94%
IMAGE COMICS
11.47%
IDW PUBLISHING
3.83%
DARK HORSE COMICS
3.40%
BOOM! STUDIOS
2.32%
DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT
2.16%
ONI PRESS INC.
1.63%
VIZ MEDIA
1.12%
TITAN COMICS
0.95%
OTHER NON-TOP 10
9.29%

UNIT MARKET SHARE
PUBLISHER
SHARE
MARVEL COMICS
39.53%
DC ENTERTAINMENT
31.15%
IMAGE COMICS
9.73%
IDW PUBLISHING
3.26%
DARK HORSE COMICS
2.55%
BOOM! STUDIOS
2.33%
DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT
2.04%
ONI PRESS INC.
0.96%
TITAN COMICS
0.94%
AFTERSHOCK COMICS
0.84%
OTHER NON-TOP 10
6.69%

COMPARATIVE SALES STATISTICS

DOLLARS
UNITS
JULY 2017 VS. JUNE 2017
COMICS
-13.55%
-11.04%
GRAPHIC NOVELS
-6.41%
-18.21%
TOTAL COMICS/GN
-11.56%
-11.61%
TOYS
-10.76%
11.81%
JULY 2017 VS. JULY 2016
COMICS
-23.18%
-26.60%
GRAPHIC NOVELS
-8.33%
-10.96%
TOTAL COMICS/GN
-19.31%
-25.64%
TOYS
-18.79%
-25.46%
YEAR-TO-DATE 2017 VS. YEAR-TO-DATE 2016
COMICS
-7.01%
-2.52%
GRAPHIC NOVELS
-12.39%
-13.18%
TOTAL COMICS/GN
-8.69%
-3.41%
TOYS
-5.09%
-9.26%
 
NEW TITLES SHIPPED
PUBLISHER
COMICS SHIPPED
GRAPHIC NOVELS SHIPPED
MAGAZINES SHIPPED
TOTAL SHIPPED
MARVEL COMICS
93
40
0
133
DC ENTERTAINMENT
76
32
0
108
IMAGE COMICS
52
20
1
73
IDW PUBLISHING
41
12
0
53
DARK HORSE COMICS
20
22
0
42
BOOM! STUDIOS
23
8
0
31
DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT
24
3
0
27
TITAN COMICS
18
8
1
27
VIZ MEDIA
0
27
0
27
ONI PRESS INC.
8
5
0
13
OTHER NON-TOP 10
131
133
18
282
TOTAL
486
310
20
816
 
TOP 10 COMIC BOOKS
RANK
DESCRIPTION
PRICE
VENDOR
1
DARK DAYS: THE CASTING #1
$4.99
DC
2
ASTONISHING X-MEN #1
$4.99
MAR
3
BATMAN #26
$2.99
DC
4
BATMAN #27
$2.99
DC
5
SECRET EMPIRE #6
$4.99
MAR
6
SECRET EMPIRE #7
$3.99
MAR
7
STAR WARS #33
$3.99
MAR
8
DEADPOOL KILLS MARVEL UNIVERSE AGAIN #1
$3.99
MAR
9
THE WALKING DEAD #169 (MR)
$2.99
IMA
10
SPIDER-MEN II #1
$3.99
MAR

TOP 10 GRAPHIC NOVELS & TRADE PAPERBACKS
RANK
DESCRIPTION
PRICE
VENDOR
1
MONSTRESS VOLUME 2 TP (MR)
$16.99
IMA
2
RICK AND MORTY VOLUME 1 TP
$19.99
ONI
3
STAR WARS VOLUME 5: YODA’S SECRET WAR TP
$17.99
MAR
4
CURSE WORDS VOLUME 1 TP (MR)
$9.99
IMA
5
THE FLASH VOLUME 3: ROGUES RELOADED TP
$16.99
DC
6
THE LEGEND OF KORRA VOL. 1: TURF WARS PT 1 TP
$10.99
DAR
7
BATMAN/TMNT TP
$16.99
DC
8
BATMAN/TMNT ADVENTURES TP
$19.99
IDW
9
BLACK SCIENCE VOLUME 6 TP (MR)
$16.99
IMA
10
SERENITY VOLUME 5: NO POWER IN THE ‘VERSE HC
$19.99
DAR