Games, Funko, Slow-Cookers in Branded Displays
March 18, 2019
We found a presence for games, Funko, and some surprising licensed products, including slow-cookers.
Lots of New Books Make the Chart
March 18, 2019
New titles sprinkle the Kids graphic novel chart among the Pilkey and Telgemeier volumes.
Weaker at the Top, Stronger Down Below
March 18, 2019
While overall sales of the Top 20 were down in February, sales were stronger on the non- Dog Man books.
Week of March 19, 2019
March 18, 2019
While there are very few home entertainment releases this week there are some excellent ones including the best superhero film of 2018 (and ’18 was a very good year for spandex on the big screen), an underrated musical from Disney, the first disc release from the new hit Cartoon Network series Craig of the Creek , and the 21st Pokemon movie.
In Just 10 Days
March 17, 2019
Ryan Fleck and Anna Boden's Captain Marvel dropped just 54% from its $153 million opening, earning $69.3 million to drive its domestic total to $266.2 million, powering the top 12 films to a 7% gain over the same weekend last year.
In the 8-Issue 'Grendel: Devil's Odyssey'
March 15, 2019
Dark Horse Comics announced that Matt Wagner (Grendel, Mage) will return to Dark Horse for Grendel: Devil's Odyssey, an 8-issue miniseries, which will debut on October 2, 2019.
Debuts In June
March 15, 2019
Marvel Comics has announced a new Silver Surfer: Black series from writer Danny Cates and artist Trad Moore that will debut in June.
Adapting the First Live-Action Pokemon Movie
March 15, 2019
Legendary Comics has announced the summer 2019 publication of the official movie graphic novel Pokemon: Detective Pikachu written by Brian Bruccellato with art by Nelson Daniel.
From Dynamite Entertainment
March 15, 2019
Here's a preview of The Boys Omnibus Vol. 1 TP, published by Dynamite Entertainment.
A New Coming-of-Age Saga for The Man of Steel
March 15, 2019
DC Comics has announced that Frank Miller will be teaming up with artist John Romita, Jr. for a 3-issue, large format comic series Superman: Year One, which will provide a new coming-of-age story that will show how a young alien boy attempts to come to terms with life in a new world.
As Marvel Ships 43% More Titles than DC
March 15, 2019
Sales of comics and graphic novels to comic stores slipped in February, as Marvel's title output continued to exceed DC's by over 40%.
Netflix Series Gives 'Umbrella Academy' a Boost
March 15, 2019
A new Netflix series gave Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba's The Umbrella Academy a boost, putting two volumes into the Top 20.