Year Over Year Sales Are Down for Superheroes, Up for Manga and Author Titles
December 9, 2021
This month's numbers show that sales of Superhero graphic novels are down from previous years, while Author sales are up and Manga sales are up by a lot.
Sales Stay Strong Even Without a Blockbuster
December 6, 2021
It's been eight months since a new Dav Pilkey book, but sales are still strong all the way down the chart.
Webtoon Volumes Tops; Are Manga Sales Slipping?
December 3, 2021
A webtoon collection at the top of the chart raises the question of whether manga sales dropped or this new title simply sold better.
With Strong Outlook for Holiday Sales, Despite Supply Chain Issues
December 2, 2021
The hobby games market was at what many described as an all-time high through the summer and into fall, with optimistic expectations going into the holiday season despite supply chain issues.
November 21, 2021
November 23, 2021
We visited a Hy-Vee supermarket and were surprised to find an island display of Pokemon TCG products.
Teasing Out the Trends
November 10, 2021
There's plenty of food for thought on the lists of the top 20 Author, Manga, and Superhero graphic novels.
Sales Continue to Trend Upward
November 8, 2021
The overall trend is toward stronger sales of the top 20 kids graphic novels in the book channel.
Year Over Year Growth Continues
November 5, 2021
Sales are up sharply from this month last year – as has been the case for all of 2021.