Friday, November 15, 2019

Friday's Headlines | October 2019 Comic Book Sales Numbers Pt. I

TOP COMIC BOOK PUBLISHERS

RETAIL MARKET SHARE
PUBLISHER SHARE
MARVEL COMICS 39.51%
DC COMICS 31.67%
IMAGE COMICS 7.59%
IDW PUBLISHING 3.42%
DARK HORSE COMICS 2.93%
BOOM! STUDIOS 2.32%
DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT 2.21%
VIZ MEDIA 1.33%
ONI PRESS 0.56%
TITAN COMICS 0.48%
OTHER NON-TOP 10 7.98%
UNIT MARKET SHARE
PUBLISHER SHARE
MARVEL COMICS 45.20%
DC COMICS 32.02%
IMAGE COMICS 7.18%
IDW PUBLISHING 3.16%
BOOM! STUDIOS 2.21%
DARK HORSE COMICS 2.11%
DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT 1.67%
VIZ MEDIA 0.51%
ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS 0.46%
VAULT COMICS 0.44%
OTHER NON-TOP 10 5.03%


COMPARATIVE SALES STATISTICS

DOLLARS UNITS
AUGUST 2019 VS. JULY 2019
COMICS 22.22% 16.49%
GRAPHIC NOVELS 12.88% 15.87%
TOTAL COMICS/GN 19.82% 16.45%
TOYS 24.94% 51.89%
AUGUST 2019 VS. AUGUST 2018
COMICS 21.05% 9.95%
GRAPHIC NOVELS -3.32% -7.10%
TOTAL COMICS/GN 14.09% 8.68%
TOYS 15.44% 1.80%
YEAR TO DATE 2019 VS. YEAR TO DATE 2018
COMICS 4.19% -1.81%
GRAPHIC NOVELS -4.16% -9.71%
TOTAL COMICS/GN 1.81% -2.40%
TOYS 21.81% 22.21%