Thursday, December 21, 2017

Throwback In Comic Books - Top 50 December Comic Book Sales

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

Comic-book TitleIssuePricePublisherEst. preorders
1Witchblade Tomb Raider1$2.95Image190,720
2X-Men85$1.99Marvel135,558
3Uncanny X-Men365$1.99Marvel134,677
4X-Men84$1.99Marvel131,203
5Gambit1$2.99Marvel117,437
6Spawn81$1.95Image103,368
7Amazing Spider-Man2$1.99Marvel102,477
8Kingdom1$2.95DC101,097
9Peter Parker Spider-Man2$1.99Marvel96,489
10Wolverine134$1.99Marvel95,890
11Kingdom2$2.95DC95,556
12Wolverine135$1.99Marvel94,887
13Avengers13$1.99Marvel94,752
14JLA26$1.99DC89,255
15Daredevil4$2.50Marvel83,414
16Aria1$2.50Image81,425
17Fantastic Four14$1.99Marvel78,655
18Captain America14$1.99Marvel72,727
19Spider-Man Chapter 14$2.50Marvel71,920
20Mutant X5$1.99Marvel70,934
21Thor8$1.99Marvel70,730
22Avengers Forever3$2.99Marvel70,113
23JLA Titans3$2.95DC69,696
24Iron Man13$2.99Marvel69,566
25Kingdom Son of the Bat1$1.99DC68,224
26Kingdom Planet Krypton1$1.99DC65,832
27Kingdom Nightstar1$1.99DC65,680
28Kingdom Kid Flash1$1.99DC65,541
29Webspinners Tales Of Spider-Man2$2.50Marvel64,181
30Kingdom Offspring1$1.99DC61,641
31Tomb Raider Witchblade Revisited1$2.95Image59,622
32Generation X48$1.99Marvel54,519
33Spider-Girl5$1.99Marvel54,450
34X-Force87$1.99Marvel53,182
35Curse of the Spawn28$1.95Image52,774
36Inhumans4$2.99Marvel52,101
37Green Lantern109$1.99DC52,079
38Buffy The Vampire Slayer4$2.95Dark Horse51,805
39Wolverine Winter Special$2.99Marvel50,854
40Star Wars1$2.50Dark Horse49,322
41X-Men Liberators4$2.99Marvel49,274
42Black Panther4$2.50Marvel48,774
43X-Man48$1.99Marvel48,171
44Doctor Strange1$2.99Marvel47,702
45Superman142$1.99DC47,407
46Punisher4$2.99Marvel47,285
47Cable64$1.99Marvel47,202
48Kiss Psycho Circus16$2.25Image47,146
49Fantastic Four & Fantastic Four 98$3.50Marvel47,098
50Captain America Sentinel Of Liberty6$2.99Marvel45,457