Another Strong Season for Game Sales

At Slower Growth Rates

The summer of 2014 was another strong season for hobby game sales, albeit at slower growth rates than 2013’s torrid 20% pace, according to the market reports in the recently released Internal Correspondence #86. 
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Top Collectible Games--Summer 2014

From 'ICv2's Internal Correspondence' #86

These charts of the Top 5 Collectible Games Over-all, Top 5 Mass Market Channel Collectible Games and Top 10 Hobby Channel Collectible Games reflect sales in Summer 2014.
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Top 10 Card/Dice Games--Summer 2014

From 'ICv2's Internal Correspondence' #86

This chart of the Top 10 Card/Dice Games (hobby channel) reflects sales in Summer 2014.
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Top 10 Board Games--Summer 2014

From 'ICv2's Internal Correspondence' #86

This chart of the Top 10 Board Games (hobby channel) reflects sales in Summer 2014.
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Top 5 RPGs--Summer 2014

From ICv2's 'Internal Correspondence' #86

This chart of the Top 5 Roleplaying Games (hobby channel) reflects sales in Summer 2014.
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Top 5 Non-Collectible Miniature Lines--Summer 2014

From ICv2's 'Internal Correspondence' #86

This chart of the Top 5 Non-Collectible Miniature Lines (hobby channel) reflects sales in Summer 2014.
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Four Titles Over 100K in September

'Death of Wolverine' & 'Futures End' Power Big Sales

Futures End titles dominate the Top 25.
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Top 300 Comics Actual--September 2014

Sales Estimates for September Based on Diamond Indexes and Publisher Title Data

These are estimates of the sales on comic books by Diamond U.S. to comic specialty stores during September 2014.
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Top 300 Graphic Novels Actual--September 2014

Sales Estimates for September Based on Diamond Indexes and Publisher Title Data

These are estimates of the sales on graphic novels by Diamond U.S. to comic specialty stores during September 2014.
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Comic Shop Market Turns Positive in Q3

After Flat First Half

After flat first half, total sales to comic shops in Q3 up.
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September BookScan--Top 20 Graphic Novels

'Guardians' Hangs tough; New Manga Debuts Strong!

Guardians of the Galaxy hung tough, as a new manga debuted strong.
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