Thursday, October 5, 2017

Throwback In Comic Books - Top 50 October 1998 Comic Book Sales


October 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-Men362$1.99Marvel138,548
2X-Men82$1.99Marvel133,181
3Fathom3$2.50Image122,451
4Battle Chasers6$2.50Image122,401
5Spawn79$1.95Image109,438
6Slingers1$2.99Marvel104,655
7Avengers11$1.99Marvel102,300
8Spider-Man Chapter 12$2.50Marvel100,651
9Wolverine132$1.99Marvel100,447
10Spider-Man Chapter 11$2.50Marvel100,162
11JLA24$1.99DC93,196
12Avengers Forever1$2.99Marvel91,756
13Fantastic Four12$2.99Marvel86,203
14Daredevil2$2.50Marvel82,769
15Captain America12$2.99Marvel81,682
16JLA Titans1$2.95DC81,646
17Witchblade27$2.50Image80,310
18Mutant X3$1.99Marvel75,817
19Iron Man11$1.99Marvel75,350
20Thor6$1.99Marvel73,253
21Darkness19$2.50Image66,446
22Crimson6$2.50Image62,057
23JLA Year One12$2.95DC60,657
24Generation X45$1.99Marvel57,224
25Curse Of Spawn26$1.95Image57,079
26Divine Right8 (Res)$2.50Image56,938
27Green Lantern107$1.99DC56,531
28Generation X46$1.99Marvel56,286
29Spider-Girl3$1.99Marvel56,101
30Captain America Sentinel Of Liberty4$1.99Marvel55,720
31X-Force84$1.99Marvel55,602
32X-Men Liberators2$2.99Marvel54,212
33Darkchylde The Legacy2$2.50Image53,859
34X-Men Unlimited21$2.99Marvel53,600
35Inhumans2$2.99Marvel51,648
36X-Man45$1.99Marvel51,453
37Incredible Hulk471$1.99Marvel51,195
38X-Man46$1.99Marvel51,096
39Black Panther2$2.50Marvel50,221
40Cable62$1.99Marvel49,746
41Kiss The Psycho Circus14$2.25Image47,757
42Superman140$1.99DC47,617
43Action Comics749$1.99DC46,757
44Adventures Of Superman563$1.99DC46,738
45Young Justice3$2.50DC46,675
46Superman Man Of Steel84$1.99DC46,358
47Gen 1334$2.50Image46,199
48Batman560$1.99DC45,294
49Ascension11$2.50Image44,705
50Detective Comics727$1.99DC44,288