Strong Sales in the Top 20, Even with Some Franchises Down
April 25, 2022
Sales are up for the top sellers in the Kids category, but some series are doing better than others.
Heavy Graphic Novel Presence in Kids and YA; Merch Improving
April 21, 2022
In our visit to this mid-sized Target store, we found more sophisticated merchandising of both merch and graphic novels than at Walmart.
Stocked Up for Easter Weekend
April 19, 2022
Game inventory was solid on the Friday evening of Easter weekend.
A Good Month for Superheroes
April 13, 2022
Superhero graphic novels are usually the lowest sellers in the book channel, but March 2022 was an exception.
Running the Numbers on the 'Dog Man' Phenomenon
April 12, 2022
A closer look at why Wings of Fire displaced Dog Man on the March 2022 chart.
'Maus' in Walmart
April 11, 2022
We visited the Walmart Supercenter and found Pulitzer Prize-winner Maus on display, which we have to think is a first for America’s largest retailer.
Strong Sales for a Handful of Titles
April 8, 2022
Manga sales were up dramatically, although growth has slowed.
TCG Stock Remains Thin, Board Games in Stock
April 8, 2022
Stock in the trading card aisle was very thin, with many empty slots for both TCGs and sports cards. Board game stock was solid.
Sales Rankings (Units and Dollars) Based on Comic Store POS Data
April 5, 2022
These are unit and dollar sales rankings based on sales tracked at point-of-sale by the ComicHub system at stores selling American graphic novels (and manga) around the world.