This list includes comic books that have sold at least 100 million. Best selling refers to the estimated number of copies sold of each book, rather than the number of books printed or currently owned. Jan 16, 2019 over the years, the book industry has remained a massive, greatly influential global consumer market. Here at comicbook, weve dug around to show off mangas top selling titles. Swooping in almost at the last second to win the holy grail issue, the top bidder will now own the most expensive comic book. This year saw more and more of marvel and dcs top creators head to image to deliver. Most expensive comic books sold in 2014 comics watcher. It includes japanese manga, american comic books, and european comics. April 2014 comic book sales to comics shops comichron. Bestselling american comic books of all time in the u. But weve done the best we could with the 10 best selling comics that we have data on, from marvel.
Sep 26, 2019 best selling graphic novels we have best selling graphic novels from the complete maus, a haunting and poignant story of holocaust survivors coming to terms with their past. The 10 bestselling comic book titles of 21st century. Diamonds comics, graphic novels, and magazines for the year. Top 10 biggest comic books sales of 2014 justcollecting. Jan 22, 2015 more recently however, youll notice that a couple of the top ten bestselling comics of 2014 dont have the historical clout of batman or the xmen titles like images walking dead, marvels. The 30 bestselling comic book series of all time best life. Comics and textbooks are not included in this list. In 2014, it became clear image comics is the publisher to beat when it comes to monthly comicbook series. Hello, below is a list of the top comic book sales during 2014. This list includes comic books that have sold least 100 million copies.
Follow along with the written instructions, or watch our new video guide. Peter parkers return as spiderman, after nearly a year and a half away, gave marvel comics the topselling comic book of 2014, according to. Discover amazons top 100 bestselling products in 2012, 2011, 2010 and beyond. Lets take a look at the top 20 bestselling items on the 2014 chart. From naruto to astro boy, these series represent some of the best things about the medium, and they are definitely worth. We are here for you with comics talk news and information, stay tuned comic faithful for more. Top 10 best selling comic books of the modern era zap.
This page provides lists of bes t sell i ng c omic book series to date. The sales all come from online auction house ebay and we track the top sales each month in our top selling comic books section. Feb 26, 2015 superman ranks at the top of the list of best selling comic book series of all time, having sold an estimated 600 million copies worldwide. The top selling comic book issue of the last 10 years was the obama inauguration day issue. Comic books for sale buy dc, marvel comic books online. There were some significant issues sold this year, including a record setting sale in august. I sent a list of my 800 comics to 27 comic book stores. In an effort to highlight the most well received current comic book series, weve set up a real time list of the best comic book series of the past three months. Jan 09, 2015 peter parkers return as spiderman, after nearly a year and a half away, gave marvel comics the topselling comic book of 2014, according to the primary distributor of comic books in north america. Browse a large variety of books on topics you love or new ones that youll discover. If playback doesnt begin shortly, try restarting your device. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article. Best selling comic books of all time insider monkey. The top 9 bestselling comic books of all time ppcorn.
This page provides lists of bestselling individual books and book series to date and in any language. View the top 100 best sellers for each year, in amazon books, kindle ebooks, music, mp3 songs and video games. This is a list of the highest grossing superhero film series at the box office. Bookscan numbers show big book market growth for comics in 2014. The incredibles ranks as the ninth highest grossing animated franchise a series must have at least two films. Find the top 100 most popular items in amazon books best sellers. Marvels dollar share dropped slightly from december to 34. Top 10 best selling comic books of the modern era posted on may 10, 2019 may 19, 2020 by zapkapow comics before marvel became the major player it is today, dc comics superman would regularly sell over 1 million copies per month, and batman wasnt far behind.
In an effort to highlight the most well received current comic book series, weve set up a real time list of the best image comic book series of the past three months. Finally, the bestselling comic of all time is the iconic superman, which has sold more than 600 million copies. The marvel cinematic universe ranks as the highest grossing film series of all time. Top 60 most valuable comic books from the modern age. Clicking a text link or image marked check live prices will take you to ebay. What is the top selling comic book issue of all times. And for more chartsmashers, check out these 30 best selling novels of all time. Trumps testing of america 01212020 by philip rucker, carol leonnig. We use ebay to provide references to live prices of comic books. Action comics, the series which introduced the superman.
Second on our list of the nine bestselling comics of all time is batman, which has sold more than 460 million copies worldwide. Dec 28, 2017 looking at the mostordered comic books in the north american comic market, dc entertainment had a particularly strong year, with seven of the top 10 issues of the year being published by the home. The comic earned its titular top spot based on total unit sales to comic specialty. Marvel dominated comic sales in 2014 speakeasy wsj. Its worth noting that much of these sales were because the issue was published with four different covers, essentially. Jul 09, 2016 the best selling single issue is xmen vol. Below are the most valuable comic books published since 1992. Flash gordon comic strip art sells for world record amount. Batman has been in existence since 1939 and is published by dc comics. Aided by five slightly different variant covers, spiderman was the highest selling comic book of alltime for about a year. Browse amazons best sellers of 2012 so far list to find the most popular products throughout the year based on sales, updated hourly. Wed venture to say many of them are also the best comics of all time. The series are listed according to the highest sales estimates as reported in reliable sources. If you want to sell old comic books youve just found or inherited, then these are the challenges you are going to face.
Herein, weve gathered together the bestselling comic book series ever, according to the expert counters at guinness world records and education week. The series are listed acc ording to t he highest sales estimates as reported in reliable sources. Otherwise the individual films black panther, aquaman, captain marvel, wonder woman, suicide squad, doctor strange, and. This page provides lists of bestselling comic book series to date. Heres the 11 topselling manga series of alltime comic book. Thi s list includes comic books that have sold at least 100 million copies. Over the years, the book industry has remained a massive, greatly influential global consumer market. Marvel was the topselling publisher for the month, followed by dc and image. Peter parkers return as spiderman, after nearly a year and a half away, gave marvel comics the topselling comic book of 2014, according to the primary distributor of comic books in north america. Many of last years best comics happen to be this years best comics as well, and preaching to the choir is a cardinal sin for any online. Superman ranks at the top of the list of bestselling comic book series of all time, having sold an estimated 600 million copies worldwide. Aug 25, 2014 for comic book collectors, its the holy grail. The books are listed according to the highest sales estimate as reported in reliable, independent sources.1090 836 1007 27 1604 1434 885 1466 1319 997 1426 850 915 809 272 65 448 92 257 1200 187 644 300 537 1063 1530 54 972 463 191 1047 1369 259 153 767 492 402 1453 1154 374 983 814 28