Marvel Comics maintained their marketshare in the direct market in June, slipping on dollars spent down from 33.36% to 32.77%, but putting on share of comics sold, from 37.44% to 38.29%.
DC’s dollar share rose from 28.27% to 29.57% share while their share of comics sold is also rose from 30.84% to 32.03%.
The launch of the $4.99 Superman Unchained and Batman/Superman seems to have made a bit of a difference. with Batman #21’s Zero Hour coming third, all beating Age Of Ultron‘s final issues.
Image Comics’ marketshare has risen slightly, with dollar share rising from 7.48% to 8.77%, with comics sold rising from 8.11% to 8.31%.
DC still have four of the top ten titles, though they are slightly higher up this month…
Sales in the four-week June as slightly lower than in the five-week May, but overall comic book sales are still up.
Walking Dead takes the top graphic novel spot, with Saga and Adventure Time close behind.
TOP COMIC BOOK PUBLISHERS
COMPARATIVE SALES STATISTICS
|JUNE 2013 VS. JUNE 2012|
|JUNE 2013 VS. JUNE 2012|
|SECOND QUARTER 2013 VS. FIRST QUARTER 2013|
|SECOND QUARTER 2013 VS. SECOND QUARTER 2012|
|FIRST HALF 2013 VS. FIRST HALF 2012|
TOP 10 COMIC BOOKS
|1||SUPERMAN UNCHAINED #1||$4.99||DC|
|4||AGE OF ULTRON #10||$3.99||MAR|
|5||AGE OF ULTRON #9||$3.99||MAR|
|6||JUSTICE LEAGUE #21||$3.99||DC|
|7||SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #11||$3.99||MAR|
|8||SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #12||$3.99||MAR|
|9||ALL-NEW X-MEN #12||$3.99||MAR|
|10||KICK-ASS 3 #1 (MR)||$2.99||MAR|
TOP 10 GRAPHIC NOVELS
|1||THE WALKING DEAD VOL. 18: WHAT COMES AFTER||$14.99||IMA|
|2||SAGA VOLUME 2 TP (MR)||$14.99||IMA|
|3||ADVENTURE TIME VOLUME 3 TP||$14.99||BOO|
|4||STAR-LORD: THE HOLLOW CROWN TP||$7.99||MAR|
|5||DEADPOOL KILLUSTRATED TP||$14.99||MAR|
|6||THE WALKING DEAD VOL. 2: MILES BEHIND US||$14.99||IMA|
|7||FATALE VOLUME 3 TP (MR)||$14.99||IMA|
|8||BATMAN & ROBIN VOL. 1: BORN TO KILL TP||$16.99||DC|
|9||HARLEY QUINN: NIGHT AND DAY TP||$16.99||DC|
|10||BEFORE WATCHMEN: MINUTEMEN/SILK SPECTRE DELUXE HC (MR)||$29.99||DC|
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