The 100 Most-Ordered Comics & Graphic Novels in October 2018

We’ve seen the marketshare and top ten ordered titles for October 2018 – and now we get the top hundred comics and graphic novels sold into comic book stores in the North American direct market through Diamond Comic Distributors.

TOP 100 COMIC BOOKS
Based on Total Unit Sales of Products Invoiced in October 2018

RANKDESCRIPTIONPRICEITEM CODEVENDOR
1BATMAN #56$3.99AUG180501DC ENTERTAINMENT
2WALKING DEAD #1 15TH ANNV VAR$2.99JUL188116IMAGE COMICS
3SPIDER-GEDDON #1$3.99AUG180842MARVEL COMICS
4BATMAN #57$3.99AUG180503DC ENTERTAINMENT
5SPIDER-GWEN GHOST-SPIDER #1$3.99AUG180854MARVEL COMICS
6HEROES IN CRISIS #2$3.99AUG180462DC ENTERTAINMENT
7VENOM #7$3.99AUG180979MARVEL COMICS
8JUSTICE LEAGUE #10$3.99AUG180480DC ENTERTAINMENT
9AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #7$3.99AUG180971MARVEL COMICS
10AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #8$3.99AUG180975MARVEL COMICS
11RETURN OF WOLVERINE #2$3.99AUG180889MARVEL COMICS
12VENOM ANNUAL #1$4.99AUG180977MARVEL COMICS
13JUSTICE LEAGUE #9$3.99AUG180477DC ENTERTAINMENT
14CATWOMAN #4$3.99AUG180509DC ENTERTAINMENT
15SUPERMAN #4$3.99AUG180567DC ENTERTAINMENT
16INFINITY WARS #4$4.99AUG180874MARVEL COMICS
17DETECTIVE COMICS #990$3.99AUG180517DC ENTERTAINMENT
18WALKING DEAD #184 (MR)$3.99AUG180047IMAGE COMICS
19ACTION COMICS #1004$3.99AUG180496DC ENTERTAINMENT
20BATMAN SECRET FILES #1$4.99AUG180451DC ENTERTAINMENT
21AVENGERS #9$3.99AUG180939MARVEL COMICS
22FLASH #56$3.99AUG180522DC ENTERTAINMENT
23X-MEN BLACK EMMA FROST #1$4.99AUG180913MARVEL COMICS
24WONDER WOMAN #56$3.99AUG180467DC ENTERTAINMENT
25JUSTICE LEAGUE AQUAMAN DROWNED EARTH #1$4.99SEP180412DC ENTERTAINMENT
26SPIDER-GEDDON #2$3.99AUG180838MARVEL COMICS
27JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #4$3.99AUG180471DC ENTERTAINMENT
28CAPTAIN AMERICA #4$3.99AUG180951MARVEL COMICS
29DETECTIVE COMICS #991$3.99AUG180519DC ENTERTAINMENT
30THOR #6$3.99AUG180947MARVEL COMICS
31X-MEN BLACK MAGNETO #1$4.99AUG180905MARVEL COMICS
32WONDER WOMAN & JL DARK WITCHING HOUR #1$4.99AUG180464DC ENTERTAINMENT
33IMMORTAL HULK #7$3.99AUG180963MARVEL COMICS
34JUSTICE LEAGUE ODYSSEY #2$3.99AUG180542DC ENTERTAINMENT
35STAR WARS #55$3.99AUG181061MARVEL COMICS
36STAR WARS DARTH VADER #22$3.99AUG181066MARVEL COMICS
37SUPERGIRL #23$3.99AUG180565DC ENTERTAINMENT
38BLACK PANTHER VS DEADPOOL #1$3.99AUG180902MARVEL COMICS
39COSMIC GHOST RIDER #4$3.99AUG180993MARVEL COMICS
40FLASH #57$3.99AUG180524DC ENTERTAINMENT
41JL DARK & WONDER WOMAN THE WITCHING HOUR #1$4.99AUG180473DC ENTERTAINMENT
42X-MEN BLACK MYSTIQUE #1$4.99AUG180909MARVEL COMICS
43WONDER WOMAN #57$3.99AUG180469DC ENTERTAINMENT
44HARLEY QUINN #52$3.99AUG180534DC ENTERTAINMENT
45X-MEN BLACK JUGGERNAUT #1$4.99AUG180911MARVEL COMICS
46TONY STARK IRON MAN #4$3.99JUL181029MARVEL COMICS
47EXTERMINATION #4$3.99AUG181034MARVEL COMICS
48TONY STARK IRON MAN #5$3.99AUG180957MARVEL COMICS
49OLD MAN LOGAN #50$4.99AUG181051MARVEL COMICS
50BATGIRL #28$3.99AUG180499DC ENTERTAINMENT
51DEADPOOL #5$3.99AUG181040MARVEL COMICS
52X-MEN BLACK MOJO #1$4.99AUG180907MARVEL COMICS
53TEEN TITANS #23$3.99AUG180569DC ENTERTAINMENT
54SUPERIOR OCTOPUS #1$4.99AUG180863MARVEL COMICS
55X-MEN RED #9$3.99AUG181054MARVEL COMICS
56OLD LADY HARLEY #1$3.99AUG180484DC ENTERTAINMENT
57SUICIDE SQUAD #47$3.99AUG180563DC ENTERTAINMENT
58WHAT IF? PUNISHER #1$3.99AUG180925MARVEL COMICS
59X-23 #5$3.99AUG181032MARVEL COMICS
60AQUAMAN #41$3.99AUG180475DC ENTERTAINMENT
61NIGHTWING #51$3.99AUG180548DC ENTERTAINMENT
62TITANS #27$3.99AUG180571DC ENTERTAINMENT
63STRANGER THINGS #2 [*]$3.99AUG180318DARK HORSE COMICS
64BATMAN THE MAXX ARKHAM DREAMS #1$4.99JUL180846IDW PUBLISHING
65SHURI #1$3.99AUG180868MARVEL COMICS
66GREEN ARROW #4$3.99AUG180526DC ENTERTAINMENT
67SPIDER-GIRLS #1$3.99AUG180851MARVEL COMICS
68MOON KNIGHT #200$4.99AUG181016MARVEL COMICS
69GREEN LANTERNS #56$3.99AUG180528DC ENTERTAINMENT
70DOCTOR STRANGE #6$3.99AUG181012MARVEL COMICS
71ASTONISHING X-MEN #16$3.99AUG181044MARVEL COMICS
72BOOKS OF MAGIC #1 (MR)$3.99AUG180456DC ENTERTAINMENT
73SPIDER-FORCE #1$3.99AUG180846MARVEL COMICS
74INFINITY WARS ARACHKNIGHT #1$3.99AUG180881MARVEL COMICS
75TITANS #28$3.99AUG180573DC ENTERTAINMENT
76BLACK PANTHER #5$3.99AUG180998MARVEL COMICS
77INFINITY WARS WEAPON HEX #1$3.99AUG180886MARVEL COMICS
78WALKING DEAD #1 15TH ANNV BLIND BAG FINCH VAR (MR)$3.99MAY188674IMAGE COMICS
79WALKING DEAD #19 15TH ANNV BLIND BAG CAMPBELL VAR (MR)$3.99MAY188677IMAGE COMICS
80PUNISHER #3$3.99JUL181082MARVEL COMICS
81HARLEY QUINN #51$3.99AUG180532DC ENTERTAINMENT
82TYPHOID FEVER SPIDER-MAN #1$4.99AUG180967MARVEL COMICS
83RED HOOD OUTLAW #27$3.99AUG180553DC ENTERTAINMENT
84HAWKMAN #5$3.99AUG180536DC ENTERTAINMENT
85WHAT IF? SPIDER-MAN #1$3.99AUG180923MARVEL COMICS
86NIGHTWING #50$4.99AUG180546DC ENTERTAINMENT
87VAULT OF SPIDERS #1$4.99AUG180849MARVEL COMICS
88OLD MAN LOGAN #49$3.99AUG181050MARVEL COMICS
89CURSE OF BRIMSTONE #7$2.99AUG180513DC ENTERTAINMENT
90LUCIFER #1 (MR)$3.99AUG180459DC ENTERTAINMENT
91WHAT IF? THOR #1$3.99AUG180919MARVEL COMICS
92LIFE OF CAPTAIN MARVEL #4$3.99AUG181024MARVEL COMICS
93AVENGERS HALLOWEEN SPECIAL #1$4.99AUG180866MARVEL COMICS
94DEATHSTROKE #36$3.99AUG180515DC ENTERTAINMENT
95WHAT IF? X-MEN #1$3.99AUG180917MARVEL COMICS
96DAREDEVIL #609$3.99AUG181002MARVEL COMICS
97MAGIC ORDER #4 (MR) [*]$3.99JUL180259IMAGE COMICS
98WHAT IF? GHOST RIDER #1$3.99AUG180921MARVEL COMICS
99OBLIVION SONG BY KIRKMAN & DE FELICI #8 (MR)$3.99AUG180259IMAGE COMICS
100PETER PARKER SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN #311$3.99AUG180862MARVEL COMICS

TOP 100 GRAPHIC NOVELS
Based on Total Unit Sales of Products Invoiced in October 2018

RANKDESCRIPTIONPRICEITEM CODEVENDOR
1BATMAN WHITE KNIGHT TP$19.99JUL180733DC ENTERTAINMENT
2WONDER WOMAN EARTH ONE HC VOL 02$24.99JUL180591DC ENTERTAINMENT
3MY HEROES HAVE ALWAYS BEEN JUNKIES HC (MR)$16.99JUL180133IMAGE COMICS
4BATMAN TP VOL 07 THE WEDDING REBIRTH$16.99JUL180717DC ENTERTAINMENT
5GIDEON FALLS TP VOL 01 BLACK BARN (MR)$9.99AUG180153IMAGE COMICS
6ISOLA TP VOL 01$9.99JUL180153IMAGE COMICS
7WICKED & DIVINE TP VOL 07 MOTHERING INVENTION (MR)$17.99AUG180194IMAGE COMICS
8DEATH OR GLORY TP VOL 01 (MR)$16.99AUG180126IMAGE COMICS
9AVENGERS BY JASON AARON TP VOL 01 FINAL HOST$17.99JUL181176MARVEL COMICS
10BATMAN & THE JUSTICE LEAGUE MANGA TP VOL 01$12.99JUN180436DC ENTERTAINMENT
11MAN OF STEEL BY BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS HC$24.99JUL180765DC ENTERTAINMENT
12BLACK SCIENCE TP VOL 08 LATER THAN YOU THINK (MR)$16.99AUG180113IMAGE COMICS
13X-MEN GRAND DESIGN SECOND GENESIS TP$29.99JUL181178MARVEL COMICS
14MY HERO ACADEMIA GN VOL 15$9.99AUG182426VIZ MEDIA LLC
15SAGA TP VOL 09 (MR)$14.99JUL180297IMAGE COMICS
16SANDMAN TP VOL 01 PRELUDES & NOCTURNES 30TH ANNIV ED$19.99JUL180774DC ENTERTAINMENT
17LIKELY STORIES HC (MR)$17.99APR180018DARK HORSE COMICS
18TERRIFICS TP VOL 01 MEET THE TERRIFICS$16.99JUL180800DC ENTERTAINMENT
19BATMAN THE DARK PRINCE CHARMING HC$34.99JUL180732DC ENTERTAINMENT
20LUMBERJANES ORIGINAL GN VOL 01 INFERNAL COMPASS$14.99JUN181213BOOM! STUDIOS
21MOONSHINE TP VOL 02 (MR)$16.99JUL180265IMAGE COMICS
22ANALOG CYBER DYSTOPIAN NOIR TP VOL 01 (MR)$9.99JUL180142IMAGE COMICS
23WALKING DEAD HC VOL 15 (MR)$34.99AUG180049IMAGE COMICS
24DEADPOOL ASSASSIN TP$17.99JUL181189MARVEL COMICS
25MAESTROS TP VOL 01 (MR)$16.99AUG180164IMAGE COMICS
26TEEN TITANS TP VOL 03 THE RETURN OF KID FLASH REBIRTH$16.99JUL180797DC ENTERTAINMENT
27BLACK EYED PEAS PRESENTS MASTERS SUN ZOMBIES CHRONICLES TP$24.99APR171143MARVEL COMICS
28JESSICA JONES MPGN TP BLIND SPOT$19.99AUG181021MARVEL COMICS
29FRANKENSTEIN ALIVE ALIVE HC THE COMPLETE COLLECTION$24.99JUN180751IDW PUBLISHING
30FRANKENSTEIN HC JUNJI ITO STORY COLLECTION$22.99AUG182424VIZ MEDIA LLC
31MY HERO ACADEMIA VIGILANTES GN VOL 02$9.99AUG182427VIZ MEDIA LLC
32MONSTRESS TP VOL 01 (MR)$9.99APR160803IMAGE COMICS
32ROYAL CITY TP VOL 03 WE ALL FLOAT ON (MR)$16.99AUG180188IMAGE COMICS
34MONSTRESS TP VOL 03 (MR)$16.99JUL180261IMAGE COMICS
35RED HOOD & THE OUTLAWS TP VOL 04 GOOD NIGHT GOTHAM$19.99JUL180768DC ENTERTAINMENT
36SAGA TP VOL 01 (MR)$9.99AUG120491IMAGE COMICS
37BATMAN HC VOL 01 THE COURT OF OWLS (N52)$24.99JAN120300DC ENTERTAINMENT
38MANIFEST DESTINY TP VOL 06 (MR)$16.99MAY180199IMAGE COMICS
39HIT-GIRL TP VOL 02 (MR)$14.99AUG180158IMAGE COMICS
40IRON MAIDEN LEGACY OF THE BEAST TP$9.99JUL181963HEAVY METAL MAGAZINE
41DOCTOR STRANGE BY DONNY CATES TP VOL 02 CITY OF SIN$15.99JUL181187MARVEL COMICS
41MARVEL SUPERHERO ADVENTURES GN TP TO WAKANDA AND BEYOND$9.99JUL181168MARVEL COMICS
43GREEN LANTERNS TP VOL 07 SUPERHUMAN TRAFFICKING$14.99JUL180757DC ENTERTAINMENT
44DEATHSTROKE TP VOL 05 THE FALL OF SLADE REBIRTH$16.99JUL180743DC ENTERTAINMENT
45RAVEN DAUGHTER OF DARKNESS TP VOL 01$16.99JUL180766DC ENTERTAINMENT
46MOB PSYCHO 100 TP VOL 01$11.99JUN180383DARK HORSE COMICS
47SWAMP THING THE BRONZE AGE OMNIBUS TP VOL 01$24.99JUL180795DC ENTERTAINMENT
48DOCTOR STRANGE TP DAMNATION$15.99JUL181185MARVEL COMICS
49RUNAWAYS BY RAINBOW ROWELL TP VOL 02 BEST FRIENDS FOREVER$17.99JUL181180MARVEL COMICS
50DONT LET THE PENGUIN DRIVE THE BATMOBILE HC$14.99JUN180440DC ENTERTAINMENT
51HUNT FOR WOLVERINE HC$50.00JUL181169MARVEL COMICS
52X-MEN BLUE TP VOL 05 SURVIVING EXPERIENCE$19.99AUG181088MARVEL COMICS
53WEAPON H TP VOL 01 AWOL$17.99AUG181087MARVEL COMICS
54SUICIDE SQUAD TP VOL 07 DRAIN THE SWAMP REBIRTH$19.99JUL180778DC ENTERTAINMENT
55SAGA TP VOL 08 (MR)$14.99OCT170715IMAGE COMICS
56INFINITY GAUNTLET TP$24.99JUL110745MARVEL COMICS
57JUSTICE LEAGUE THE DARKSEID WAR ESSENTIAL EDITION TP$29.99JUL180763DC ENTERTAINMENT
58WATCHMEN TP$19.99FEB140265DC ENTERTAINMENT
59FLASH BY MARK WAID TP BOOK 05$34.99JUL180749DC ENTERTAINMENT
60HARROW COUNTY TP VOL 08 DONE COME BACK$17.99JUN180373DARK HORSE COMICS
61WAKANDA FOREVER TP$15.99JUL181181MARVEL COMICS
62STAR WARS DARTH VADER DARK LORD SITH HC VOL 01$34.99MAY180961MARVEL COMICS
62SUPERGIRL TP VOL 04 PLAIN SIGHT REBIRTH$16.99JUL180791DC ENTERTAINMENT
64DOCTOR STRANGE EPIC COLLECTION TP MASTER OF THE MYSTIC ARTS$39.99JUL181205MARVEL COMICS
65BLOODBORNE TP VOL 01 (MR)$16.99APR181810TITAN COMICS
66SIDEWAYS TP VOL 01 STEPPIN OUT$16.99JUL180787DC ENTERTAINMENT
67AMAZING SPIDER-MAN BY MICHELINIE & MCFARLANE OMNIBUS HC$100.00APR180851MARVEL COMICS
68DEAD HAND TP VOL 01 COLD WAR RELICS (MR)$16.99JUL180144IMAGE COMICS
69BOMBSHELLS UNITED TP VOL 02 WAR BONDS$16.99JUL180740DC ENTERTAINMENT
70MARVELOCITY MARVEL COMIC ART ALEX ROSS HC$50.00JUL182072PANTHEON BOOKS
71SCARLET TP BOOK 01 (MR)$14.99JUL180782DC ENTERTAINMENT
72DEADLY CLASS DLX HC VOL 02 (MR)$49.99JUL180204IMAGE COMICS
73NEW MUTANTS TP DEAD SOULS$17.99JUL181188MARVEL COMICS
74AQUICORN COVE HC$12.99JUN181896ONI PRESS INC.
75TOKYO GHOUL RE GN VOL 07$12.99AUG182431VIZ MEDIA LLC
75WWE UNDERTAKER ORIGINAL GN$19.99JUN181228BOOM! STUDIOS
77APOCRYPHA THE LEGEND OF BABYMETAL SC$24.99AUG182367Z2 COMICS
78MONSTRESS TP VOL 02 (MR)$16.99APR170834IMAGE COMICS
79MARVEL KNIGHTS BLACK WIDOW BY GRAYSON & RUCKA TP (MR)$19.99JUL181173MARVEL COMICS
80STAR WARS LEGENDS EPIC COLLECTION NEW REPUBLIC TP VOL 04$39.99JUL181170MARVEL COMICS
81ALIENS ESSENTIAL COMICS TP VOL 01$24.99JUN180361DARK HORSE COMICS
82BATMAN HAUNTED KNIGHT TP$19.99JUL180727DC ENTERTAINMENT
83PAPER GIRLS TP VOL 01$9.99JAN160645IMAGE COMICS
84IDENTITY CRISIS 10TH ANNIVERSARY HC$29.99AUG140340DC ENTERTAINMENT
85MAGE TP VOL 05 HERO DENIED BOOK THREE$19.99AUG180167IMAGE COMICS
86BLACK LIGHTNING COLD DEAD HANDS TP$16.99JUL180736DC ENTERTAINMENT
86DARK NIGHTS METAL DELUXE ED HC$29.99JAN180379DC ENTERTAINMENT
88HELLBOY OMNIBUS TP VOL 01 SEED OF DESTRUCTION$24.99JAN180104DARK HORSE COMICS
89BPRD HELL ON EARTH HC VOL 03$34.99JUN180365DARK HORSE COMICS
90BATMAN THE DARK KNIGHT DETECTIVE TP VOL 02$29.99JUL180734DC ENTERTAINMENT
91BATMAN THE KILLING JOKE SPECIAL ED HC$17.99NOV070226DC ENTERTAINMENT
92ARCHIE TP VOL 06$17.99AUG181581ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS
93INCREDIBLE HULK EPIC COLLECTION TP LEADER LIVES$39.99AUG181099MARVEL COMICS
94ME THE PEOPLE HC$14.99JUL180131IMAGE COMICS
95WEAPON X TP VOL 04 RUSSIAN REVOLUTION$15.99AUG181089MARVEL COMICS
96ABBOTT TP$17.99JUN181244BOOM! STUDIOS
97MMW INVINCIBLE IRON MAN HC VOL 11$75.00APR18084MARVEL COMICS
98FLASH STARTING LINE ESSENTIAL EDITION TP$24.99JUL180755DC ENTERTAINMENT
99SAGA TP VOL 02 (MR)$14.99APR130443IMAGE COMICS
100UMBRELLA ACADEMY TP VOL 01 APOCALYPSE SUITE$17.99SEP108136DARK HORSE COMICS

About Rich Johnston

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

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