November 2018 comics sales estimates online: Uncanny X-Men tops 176,000 copies in U.S., Canada

As reported here on Friday, the momentum in Direct Market stores’ purchases of comics and graphic novels from Diamond Comic Distributors hit a bump in November due, in part, to significantly smaller slates from comics publishers. Click to visit our page for November 2018 comics sales estimates. Already at a disadvantage against November 2017, which had one more … Read more

Comics sales ahead for year after $49.4 million October; Batman, Walking Dead’s 15th anniversary drive month

As predicted here, comics and graphic novel orders through Diamond Comics Distributors ended October ahead for the year-to-date, thanks to a stronger midsection of 2018 and one additional New Comic Book Day during the month. Retailers ordered $49.39 million in comics and graphic novels in October, up 8.4% year-over-year; year-to-date orders stand at $438.4 million, … Read more