Strong Sales Year Over Year
March 2, 2022
Sales of the top 20 titles reflect what was happening overall: Manga was hot in 2021.
'The Batman' Tops Friday Box Office with $57 Million; 'I am Legend' Sequel Adds Stars; 'Alien' Movie Gets a Director; 'Morbius' and 'Fantastic Beasts' Trailers Released; 'Twisted Metal' Series Ordered
Geek Showbiz Round-Up
March 6, 2022
March showbiz news keeps roaring on like a lion, and it is time for another round-up!
Sluggish Sales for Superheroes, but Webtoons Stay Hot
May 16, 2022
Sales of titles on the Superhero chart were down sharply year-over-year in April, with sales of titles on the Author chart a mirror image.
Batman and Moon Knight, Webtoons, and Gaiman
May 16, 2022
Batman and Moon Knight dominate the Superhero chart, webtoon collections are strong on the Author chart, and works by Neil Gaiman appear on both.
Down from Last Month, but Way Up from Previous Years
June 4, 2021
Units of the Top 20 are lower than in April 2021, but sales are still way up from May 2020, May 2019, and May 2018.
Slowing Growth Rate Overall and for Top Titles
June 3, 2022
The year-over-year growth rate of top-selling graphic novels (mostly manga) was slower in May.
Let the Good Times Roll!
August 16, 2022
Sales are up, and money's no object.
'The Sandman' Back Among Top Titles, Plus Two Landmark Manga Volumes
September 7, 2022
The Sandman returned to the ranks of bestselling graphic novels in August, along with two landmark manga volumes on the chart of the Top 20 Adult Graphic Novels in the book channel, based on NPD BookScan data for August 2022 provided to ICv2.