Quantcast
Posted by: Matt McGloin
/ 3 years 16 weeks ago

DC Comics Takes Top Ten Spots For January Led By Justice League and Batman

Body

comic books

PREVIEW: JUSTICE LEAGUE #5

The preliminary numbers are in from Diamond for January 2012 sales of comic books, and DC Comics has taken the top 10 spots.

Led by Justice League and Batman, according to DC (via Newsarama) this hasn't been accomplished by a major publisher since 2005.

DC Comics also took the unit share with 39.86% to Marvel's 37.51%; however, Marvel was on top for dollar sales with 35.17% to DC's 33.55%. Worth a note is that Marvel charges an average higher cover price for their titles.

The top Graphic Novel also belongs to DC with Batman: Through The Looking Glass taking #1.

Here's the top 10:

 
2 BATMAN #5
 
3 ACTION COMICS #5
 
4 DETECTIVE COMICS #5
 
5 GREEN LANTERN #5
 
6 BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT #5
 
7 SUPERMAN #5
 
8 THE FLASH #5
 
9 BATMAN AND ROBIN #5
 
10 AQUAMAN #5
 
Good to see Aquaman cracking the list, Johns has been doing wonders with that book and character!

More From Cosmic Book News:

Batmobile in high-def action chasing the Joker around the streets of Toronto.
Here is your list of comic books and related merchandise on sale for this week.
Benoist auditioned ten times over the course of two-and-a-half months for the role.
Video with Hayley Atwell at the Houston Comicpalooza.
Similar to Batman Begins? Or a Guardians of the Galaxy?
What happens when heroes, villains and time travel collide?
Hogan becoming the most evil man in the world?
Appears on the UK's Graham Norton Show promoting Tomorrowland.
Master Chief takes on a couple of Call of Duty noobs in a battle to the death and more.