As usual, Scholastic and Viz dominated 2020 bookstore graphic novel sales. But how did the book channel space overall fare?
Comic sales analyst Brian Hibbs has published his analysis of 2019 graphic novel sales through the bookstore channel. As usual, most figures are from BookScan,… Read More »2019 bookstore graphic novel sales: sales up over 2018; Scholastic, Viz dominate
Comics sales analyst Brian Hibbs has written his annual look (via Comics Beat) at 2018 bookstore graphic novel sales. As usual, his analysis is based… Read More »2018 bookstore graphic novel sales up almost 9%; kids’ comics dominate
In a slow February, “Dark Knights Rising: The Wild Hunt” #1 was the top-selling direct market comic for the month. Meanwhile, “Saga” volume 8 topped… Read More »“Dark Knights Rising,” “Saga,” “My Hero Academia” topped February 2018 comic sales
DC Comics’ “Doomsday Clock” and “Dark Metal” topped direct market comic sales for January 2018. Meanwhile, “The Legend of Korra” topped direct market trade paperback/graphic… Read More »“Doomsday Clock,” “The Legend of Korra,” “Saga” top January 2018 comic sales
Brian Hibbs has released his annual analysis of 2015’s bookstore comics sales, which gives a look at how comic sales are doing outside of the… Read More »2015 bookstore comic sales: Scholastic #1 publisher, children’s sales strong
Brian Hibbs has released his annual look at bookstore comic sales, mainly using statistics taken from BookScan, the book sales figures tracked by Nielsen for… Read More »Women and children top 2014’s bookstore comic sales