The Top 50 Best-Selling Comics And Graphic Novels In December 2016

stl027401Compiled by Diamond Comic Distributors from the comics they have supplied to comic stores, conventions and subscription boxes in North America, across 2016…

These are just the unit sales, which also include the free copies overshipped by Marvel on a number of titles. And at least one retailer exclusive cover for Justice League Vs Suicide Squad that the store didn't order

TOP 50 COMIC BOOKS
Based on Total Unit Sales of Products Invoiced in December 2016

RANKDESCRIPTIONPRICEITEM CODEVENDOR
1JUSTICE LEAGUE SUICIDE SQUAD #1$3.99OCT160147-MDC
2IVX #1$5.99SEP160868-MMAR
3DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #7$5.99OCT160259-MDC
4BATMAN #12$2.99OCT160173-MDC
5BATMAN #13$2.99OCT160175-MDC
6CIVIL WAR II #8$4.99SEP161000-MMAR
7STAR WARS #26$3.99OCT160988-MMAR
8STAR WARS DOCTOR APHRA #1$4.99OCT160975-MMAR
9HULK #1$3.99OCT160788-MMAR
10ALL STAR BATMAN #5$4.99OCT160160-MDC
11WALKING DEAD #161$2.99OCT160648-MIMA
12JUSTICE LEAGUE SUICIDE SQUAD #2$3.99OCT160150-MDC
13INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #2$3.99OCT160862-MMAR
14JUSTICE LEAGUE #10$2.99OCT160213-MDC
15JUSTICE LEAGUE #11$2.99OCT160215-MDC
16HAWKEYE #1$3.99OCT160797-MMAR
17DETECTIVE COMICS #946$2.99OCT160187-MDC
18DETECTIVE COMICS #947$2.99OCT160189-MDC
19GAMORA #1$3.99OCT160837-MMAR
20FLASH #12$2.99OCT160191-MDC
21AVENGERS #2$3.99OCT160855-MMAR
22AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #22 CC$3.99OCT160850-MMAR
23GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #15$3.99OCT160817-MMAR
24FLASH #13$2.99OCT160193-MDC
25STAR WARS DOCTOR APHRA #2$3.99OCT160982-MMAR
26SUPERMAN #12$2.99OCT160227-MDC
27SUICIDE SQUAD #8 (JL SS)$2.99OCT160153-MDC
28SUPERMAN #13$2.99OCT160229-MDC
29ROCKET RACCOON #1 NOW$3.99OCT160824-MMAR
30NOVA #1 NOW$3.99OCT160811-MMAR
31CLONE CONSPIRACY #3$3.99OCT160843-MMAR
32WONDER WOMAN #12$2.99OCT160239-MDC
33WONDER WOMAN #13$2.99OCT160241-MDC
34MIGHTY CAPTAIN MARVEL #0 NOW$3.99OCT160783-MMAR
35STAR-LORD #1$3.99OCT160830-MMAR
36UNWORTHY THOR #2$3.99OCT160874-MMAR
37TRINITY #4$2.99OCT160237-MDC
38HARLEY QUINN #9$2.99OCT160207-MDC
39NIGHTWING #10$2.99OCT160219-MDC
40TITANS #6$2.99OCT160235-MDC
41HARLEY QUINN #10$2.99OCT160209-MDC
42NIGHTWING #11$2.99OCT160221-MDC
43CHAMPIONS #3$3.99OCT160868-MMAR
44ACTION COMICS #969$2.99OCT160156-MDC
45ACTION COMICS #970$2.99OCT160158-MDC
46BLACK PANTHER WORLD OF WAKANDA #2$3.99OCT160916-MMAR
47TEEN TITANS #3$2.99OCT160233-MDC
48SPIDER-MAN DEADPOOL #12$3.99OCT160887MAR
49SAGA #41 (MR)$2.99OCT160634IMA
50AMAZING SPIDER-MAN RENEW YOUR VOWS #2$3.99OCT160889-MMAR

TOP 50 GRAPHIC NOVELS & TRADE PAPERBACKS
Based on Total Unit Sales of Products Invoiced in December 2016

RANKDESCRIPTIONPRICEITEM CODEVENDOR
1LOVE IS LOVE$9.99OCT160480IDW
2BATMAN TP VOL 09 BLOOM$16.99SEP160335DC
3DESCENDER TP VOL 03 SINGULARITIES$14.99SEP160801IMA
4WOLVERINE OLD MAN LOGAN TP$29.99JUL100692MAR
5I HATE FAIRYLAND TP VOL 02 FLUFF MY LIFE$14.99OCT160683-MIMA
6INVINCIBLE IRON MAN TP VOL 01 REBOOT$17.99OCT161021MAR
7STAR WARS POE DAMERON TP VOL 01 BLACK SQUADRON$19.99AUG160999MAR
8DOCTOR STRANGE TP VOL 01 WAY OF WEIRD$19.99SEP161127MAR
9BATMAN HC VOL 10 EPILOGUE$22.99AUG160317DC
10BLACK SCIENCE TP VOL 05 TRUE ATONEMENT (MR)$14.99OCT160677IMA
11DARK KNIGHT RETURNS THE LAST CRUSADE DLX ED HC$17.99AUG160319DC
12CAPTAIN AMERICA STEVE ROGERS TP VOL 01 HAIL HYDRA$19.99SEP161125MAR
13MS MARVEL TP VOL 06 CIVIL WAR II$17.99SEP161130MAR
14JUSTICE LEAGUE TP VOL 08 DARKSEID WAR PART 2$16.99SEP160347DC
15NIGHT OF LIVING DEADPOOL TP$16.99MAR140768MAR
16LUMBERJANES TP VOL 05$14.99SEP161401BOO
17PUNISHER TP VOL 01 ON ROAD$17.99SEP161126MAR
18SPIDER-GWEN TP VOL 02 WEAPON OF CHOICE$15.99SEP161141MAR
19DEADPOOL WORLDS GREATEST TP VOL 05 CIVIL WAR II$17.99SEP161132MAR
20FLASH BY MARK WAID TP BOOK 01$24.99SEP160343DC
21HAWKEYE TP VOL 01 MY LIFE AS WEAPON NOW$16.99DEC120744MAR
22VENOM BY RICK REMENDER TP VOL 01$16.99JAN120754MAR
23HABITAT TP (MR)$9.99AUG160697IMA
24PAPER GIRLS TP VOL 01$9.99JAN160645IMA
25BLOODSHOT REBORN TP VOL 01 COLORADO$9.99JUL151693VAL
26INJUSTICE GODS AMONG US YEAR FOUR TP VOL 02$14.99SEP160344DC
27SAGA TP VOL 01 (MR)$9.99AUG120491IMA
28GARTH ENNIS DAN DARE OMNIBUS TP VOL 01 UK ED$19.99FEB098422DE
29SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN TP VOL 01 MY OWN WORST ENEMY NOW$17.99MAR130724MAR
304001 AD TP$14.99AUG162073VAL
31LEGENDS OF RED SONJA TP VOL 01$19.99JUN141129DE
32BEAUTY TP VOL 02 (MR)$14.99OCT160671IMA
33ARCHIE TP VOL 02$19.99SEP161295ARC
34MANIFEST DESTINY TP VOL 04 SASQUATCH$14.99OCT160692IMA
35BATMAN AND ROBIN ADVENTURES TP VOL 01$19.99SEP160338DC
36BIRTHRIGHT TP VOL 04 FAMILY HISTORY$12.99OCT160673IMA
37WALKING DEAD TP VOL 01 DAYS GONE BYE$14.99NOV128157IMA
38STEVEN UNIVERSE & CRYSTAL GEMS TP VOL 01$14.99AUG161334BOO
39LEGEND OF WONDER WOMAN HC$29.99AUG160332DC
40MONSTRESS TP VOL 01 (MR)$9.99APR160803IMA
41INVADER ZIM TP VOL 03$19.99JUN168462ONI
42INJUSTICE GODS AMONG US YEAR FIVE HC VOL 01$22.99AUG160330DC
43SAGA TP VOL 06 (MR)$14.99MAR160684IMA
44GEORGE RR MARTIN WILD CARDS HARD CALL HC (MR)$24.99JUL100951DE
45STAR WARS FORCE AWAKENS ADAPTATION HC$24.99AUG160995MAR
46TOKYO GHOUL GN VOL 10 (MR)$12.99OCT162019VIZ
47MOON KNIGHT TP VOL 01 FROM DEAD$17.99JUL140728MAR
48ONE WEEK IN THE LIBRARY GN (MR)$9.99SEP160780IMA
49DAREDEVIL YELLOW TP$19.99APR110721MAR
50DEATHSTROKE TP VOL 04 FAMILY BUSINESS$16.99SEP160341DC

About Rich Johnston

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

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