PRO: October 2022 NPD BookScan - Top 20 Author, Manga, and Superhero Graphic Novels with Actual Sales
Blockbusters Ain't What They Used to Be
November 7, 2022
Sales of new volumes of hit series aren't hitting their previous heights.
Weakness in the Top Ranks
December 6, 2022
The numbers are down, one way or another, for the top sellers on all three charts.
Big Jump for Top 20 Sales in Superheroes; Author, Manga Categories Stay Level
January 12, 2023
Sales of the Top 20 titles in the Superhero category saw a big jump compared to last year, while the other two stayed almost level.
Year Over Year Sales Down from 2022 but Up from Previous Years
February 3, 2023
Top 20 sales dropped sharply from January 2022, but they were still higher than in previous years.
One Chainsaw to Rule Them All
February 4, 2022
Seven volumes of Chainsaw Man make that series the most prominent on the first Top 20 of the new year.
A Wintry Mix of Old and New
February 8, 2022
With the end of the holiday shopping season and the beginning of a new year, we see some changes to the Superhero and Author charts.
The 'Chainsaw Man' Cometh
March 14, 2022
The entire Top 20 is manga, and seven of those titles are Chainsaw Man .
Manga First Volumes Are Holiday Faves
January 9, 2023
December brought a surge in the number of manga first volumes in the Top 20.
Strong Sales at the Top of the Charts
March 3, 2023
The best-selling manga had a good year in 2022.