Marvel Dominates Advance Reorders. It’s Not Just Avengers 24.NOW. But It Is Mostly Avengers 24.NOW.

1378676874000-Avengers-24-NOWGreetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where new orders are coming in and how retailers are reacting to new, unanticipated desire!

It is worth noting ordering incentives. Avengers #24.NOW is heavily discounted if retailers order very large amounts. The same with Infinity #1 is retailers match orders for Infinity #2. But nevertheless, retailers are stocking up on Marvel comics across the board, with the top ten advance order items, before Dynamite’s The Boys breaks in.

ProductPricePublisher
AVENGERS #24.NOW ANMN$4.99MAR
AVENGERS #24.NOW X-MEN COVERS AVENGERS SET$24.95MAR
AVENGERS #24.NOW AVENGERS COVERS X-MEN SET$24.95MAR
INHUMANITY #1$3.99MAR
AVENGERS ANNUAL 2013 #1$4.99MAR
AVENGERS #24.NOW DEADPOOL VAR ANMN$4.99MAR
AVENGERS #24.NOW ACUNA POLYBAG POSTER VAR ANMN$4.99MAR
SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #23$3.99MAR
INHUMANITY #1 YOUNG VAR$3.99MAR
AVENGERS #24.NOW MEOW VAR ANMN$4.99MAR
BOYS DEFINITIVE EDITION HC VOL 06$95.00DYN
INDESTRUCTIBLE HULK ANNUAL #1$4.99MAR
CAPTAIN AMERICA WINTER SOLDIER HC DM EPTING VAR ED$34.99MAR
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #700.1 JANSON VAR$3.99MAR
DEADPOOL #20$2.99MAR
AVENGERS #24.NOW BLANK VAR ANMN$4.99MAR
GHOSTED TP VOL 01 (MR)$9.99IMA
HELLBOY IN HELL #5$2.99DAR
SUPERMAN UNCHAINED #6$3.99DC
HARLEY QUINN #1$2.99DC
ILLEGITIMATES #1 (OF 6)$3.99IDW
BATMAN #26 (ZERO YEAR)$3.99DC
HELLBLAZER TP VOL 07 TAINTED LOVE (MR)$19.99DC
CAPTAIN AMERICA WINTER SOLDIER HC MOVIE CVR$34.99MAR
DAMIAN SON OF BATMAN #3 (OF 4)$3.99DC

And for comics that have already been published…

ProductPricePublisher
BATMAN HC VOL 03 DEATH OF THE FAMILY (N52)$24.99DC
JOKER DEATH OF THE FAMILY HC (N52)$29.99DC
SANDMAN OVERTURE #1 (OF 6) CVR A (MR)$4.99DC
SANDMAN OVERTURE #1 (OF 6) CVR B (MR)$4.99DC
CROW SPECIAL ED TP NEW PTG (MR)$18.99POC
WALKING DEAD COMPENDIUM TP VOL 01 (MR)$59.99IMA
SAGA TP VOL 02 (MR)$14.99IMA
DAMIAN SON OF BATMAN #1 (OF 4)$3.99DC
BATMAN THE KILLING JOKE SPECIAL ED HC$17.99DC
BATTLING BOY GN VOL 01$15.99ST.
COLOSSAL CONAN HC$150.00DAR
BATMAN THE LONG HALLOWEEN TP$24.99DC
WALKING DEAD TP VOL 01 DAYS GONE BYE$14.99IMA
INFINITY #5 (OF 6)$3.99MAR
WALKING DEAD COMPENDIUM TP VOL 02 (MR)$59.99IMA
BATMAN COURT OF OWLS BOOK & MASK SET (N52)$24.99DC
DAREDEVIL BY MILLER AND JANSON OMNIBUS HC NEW PTG$99.99MAR
SAGA TP VOL 01 (MR)$9.99IMA
BATMAN TP VOL 01 THE COURT OF OWLS (N52)$16.99DC
SANDMAN TP VOL 01 PRELUDES & NOCTURNES NEW ED (MR)$19.99DC
GREEN LANTERN ANNUAL #2$4.99DC
HELLBOY TP VOL 01 SEED OF DESTRUCTION$17.99DAR
AVATAR LAST AIRBENDER TP VOL 06 SEARCH PART 3 (C: 0-1-2)$10.99DAR
DC COMICS ONE MILLION OMNIBUS HC$99.99DC
GREEN LANTERN SINESTRO CORPS WAR TP$29.99DC

About Rich Johnston

Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. Father of two. Comic book clairvoyant. Political cartoonist.

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