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.
PRO: April 2023 Circana BookScan - Top 20 Author, Manga, and Superhero Graphic Novels with Actual Sales
Blockbusters Give Sales a Boost on Author, Superhero Charts
May 15, 2023
Sales of Author and Superhero titles were up, with blockbuster titles topping both charts.
A Tough Month for the Top 20 in All Three Categories
June 20, 2023
Sales of the Top 20 titles were down in all three categories.
Superhero and Author Titles Get Boosts from Streaming
July 18, 2022
Comics with streaming tie-ins placed multiple volumes on the Superhero and Author charts.
Two Up, One Down
October 17, 2022
Sales were up in two of the categories, down in the other.
Tough Times for Manga and Superheroes, but Author Sales Are Up
April 18, 2023
The Author chart showed healthy growth compared to last year, but manga and superheroes had a down month.
Webtoons Dominate BookScan Author Chart
June 13, 2022
Graphic novels collecting webtoons dominated the BookScan chart of the top 20 Author graphic novels in the book channel.
Strong Sales in All Three Categories
August 19, 2022
Year over year sales were up in all three categories in July 2022.
Media Adaptations and Nice Hardcovers
August 19, 2022
The July best-sellers show the power of adaptations as well as the tendency for fans of a franchise to gravitate toward hardcover editions.