All Treats, No Tricks
November 9, 2020
DC dominates the superhero list with 18 of the top 20 titles.
'Star Wars,' 'Power Rangers' Bring Variety to Superhero Chart
December 10, 2020
November bought some changes and some interesting new titles to the lists of the top 20 author, manga, and superhero graphic novels in the book channel.
PRO: November 2020 NPD BookScan - Top 20 Author, Manga, and Superhero Graphic Novels with Actual Sales
Numbers Show Diverging Trends Between Superheroes and Other Categories
December 10, 2020
The actual sales numbers show remarkably different pictures of the list of the top 20 author, manga, and superhero graphic novels in the book channel.
What We Read While We Stayed Indoors
January 20, 2021
The adult graphic novel bestseller chart for 2020 shows what we reach while we stayed indoors.
Sales Are Up, Down, and All Over the Place
February 9, 2021
The sales figures for the three categories look very different for the top 20 Author, Manga, and Superhero graphic novels in the book channel.
A Hat Trick for Tynion; Manga Readers Dive Deep
April 13, 2021
James Tynion IV has three titles across two charts, and manga readers are diving deep into series they're starting.
From Superhero Films to Anime to Instagram, Media Tie-ins Push Sales
June 14, 2018
May was a big month for Marvel Comics and VIZ Media in their respective categories, and in the more diverse realm of Author graphic novels, Image Comics holds sway.
'My Hero Academia' is Gaining Strength
July 17, 2018
My Hero Academia seems to be gaining momentum.
A Journey to 'The Adventure Zone'
August 14, 2018
This month belongs to the first volume of The Adventure Zone.
'Saga,' 'My Hero Academia,' Bourdain, and Batman Top a Varied List
November 5, 2018
The only superhero comic on this very mixed Top 20 is Sean Murphy's Batman: White Knight.