Three Titles Tied to Social Media, One New Superhero Title
January 31, 2018
Three titles with sales tied to social media, including the #1 book, appeared in the Top 20 Adult Graphic Novels in the book channel for 2017.
'Death Note' Moves Up, Junji Ito Horror Titles Make Chart
February 26, 2018
Akira was the #1 manga franchise on ICv2’s Top 10 Manga Franchises chart for Fall 2017 (September - December).
Sales Estimates for February Based on Diamond Indexes and Publisher Title Data
March 12, 2018
These are estimates of the sales on graphic novels by Diamond U.S. to comic specialty stores during February 2018.
From 'ICv2's Internal Correspondence' #93
March 19, 2018
This chart of the ICv2 "Manga Franchises" reflects sales in all trade channels for Fall 2017.
Week of June 5, 2018
June 3, 2018
This week's home entertainment offerings include a rare ambitious misfire from Disney, Ana Duvernay's A Wrinkle in Time, a disparate bunch of crime films including the Bruce Willis Death Wish and the indie black comedy Thoroughbreds, plus the latest season of South Park and the complete run of the Hulu adult animated superhero comedy series The Awesomes.
From 'ICv2's Internal Correspondence' #94
August 1, 2018
This chart of the ICv2 "Manga Franchises" reflects sales in all trade channels for Spring 2018.
New Categories Focus on Graphic Novels
August 10, 2018
The Harvey Awards revealed the new categories and nominees for this year's ceremony.
New 'Amulet' Debuts at Number 3
October 19, 2018
There was some rearranging of the furniture in this month's chart of the top 20 kids' graphic novels based on NPD BookScan data.
FUNimation and Crunchyroll End Partnership
October 19, 2018
Sony's FUNimation and WarnerMedia's Crunchyroll are ending their partnership.
As 'Amazon Games' Pull Back
March 11, 2019
Part of the reason for the focus on evergreens was the dearth of excitement around most new releases.