Diamond has released their preliminary information on May’s sales charts, and Marvel is back in units and dollars—both hard won victories—while AvX topped the singles chart and the New 52 trades topped the books charts quite handily.
Comics sales are up 40% from May 2011 —so if you want to know if the New 52 was a sales success, there’s your answer right there.
PUBLISHER MARKET SHARES – MAY 2012
COMPARATIVE SALES STATISTICS
|MAY 2012 VS. APRIL 2012|
|MAY 2012 VS. MAY 2011|
|YEAR-TO-DATE 2012 VS. YEAR-TO-DATE 2011|
|TOTAL COMICS/GN||19.95%||20.21%< Display Comments Add a Comment|