HOXPOX, Harleen, Spider-Man, Carnage and Once&Future Top Advance Reorders

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where new orders are coming in and how retailers are reacting to new, unanticipated desire! And courtesy of stats from Diamond Comic Distributors.

HOXPOX, Harleen, Spider-Man, Carnage and Once&Future Top Advance Reorders

House Of X and Powers Of X dominate the charts, the new Black Label Harleen series bursts through, Absolute Carage is still racking up the pre-orders, Once & Future still punches above its weight, with Batman and Immortal Hulk to follow… is Flash Forward not getting the attention it might have otherwise deserved?

TOP 25 ADVANCE REORDER COMICS/GRAPHIC NOVELS/TPS

DESCRIPTION SRP VENDOR
HOUSE OF X #5 (OF 6) $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
HARLEEN #1 (OF 3) (MR) $7.99 DC COMICS
POWERS OF X #3 (OF 6) 2ND PTG SILVA VAR $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
ABSOLUTE CARNAGE #3 (OF 5) AC $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
SPIDER-MAN #1 (OF 5) $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
HOUSE OF X #2 (OF 6) 3RD PTG SHALVEY VAR $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
ONCE & FUTURE #2 (OF 6) $3.99 BOOM ENTERTAINMENT
HARLEEN #1 (OF 3) VAR ED (MR) $7.99 DC COMICS
HOUSE OF X #5 (OF 6) NAKAYAMA CONNECTING VAR $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
BATMAN #79 $3.99 DC COMICS
HOUSE OF X #5 (OF 6) LAFUENTE CHARACTER DECADES VAR $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
HOUSE OF X #5 (OF 6) HUDDLESTON VAR $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
IMMORTAL HULK #24 $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
FLASH FORWARD #1 (OF 6) $3.99 DC COMICS
SPIDER-MAN #1 (OF 5) RAMOS PARTY VAR $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
HOUSE OF X #5 (OF 6) PICHELLI FLOWER VAR $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
FLASH FORWARD #1 (OF 6) VAR ED $3.99 DC COMICS
HOUSE OF X #3 (OF 6) 2ND PTG LARRAZ VAR $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
ONCE & FUTURE #1 (OF 6) (5TH PTG) $3.99 BOOM ENTERTAINMENT
FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD SPIDER-MAN #12 $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
ABSOLUTE CARNAGE SEPARATION ANXIETY #1 2ND PTG LEVEL VAR AC $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
ABSOLUTE CARNAGE #3 (OF 5) LARRAZ YOUNG GUNS VAR AC $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
CAPTAIN MARVEL #9 2ND PTG CARNERO VAR $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
POWERS OF X #2 (OF 6) 3RD PTG SHALVEY VAR $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
SPIDER-MAN #1 (OF 5) POLAN VAR $4.99 MARVEL COMICS

TOP 25 REORDER COMICS/GRAPHIC NOVELS/TPS

DESCRIPTION SRP VENDOR
MISTER MIRACLE HC (MR) $34.99 DC COMICS
BOYS OMNIBUS TP VOL 01 (MR) $29.99 DYNAMIC FORCES
POWERS OF X #2 (OF 6) $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
BOYS OMNIBUS TP VOL 01 PHOTO CVR ED (MR) $29.99 DYNAMIC FORCES
BATMAN WHITE KNIGHT TP $19.99 DC COMICS
ADVENTURE ZONE GN VOL 02 MURDER ON ROCKPORT LIMITED $19.99 ST. MARTINS PRESS
BOYS OMNIBUS TP VOL 02 (MR) $29.99 DYNAMIC FORCES
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN TP HUNTED $39.99 MARVEL COMICS
BATMAN WHITE KNIGHT HC $29.99 DC COMICS
GRAYSON THE SUPERSPY OMNIBUS HC NEW ED $99.99 DC COMICS
ABSOLUTE CARNAGE #1 (OF 5) 2ND PTG STEGMAN VAR AC $7.99 MARVEL COMICS
ADVENTURE ZONE GN VOL 01 HERE THERE BE GERBLINS (C: 1-1-0) $19.99 ST. MARTINS PRESS
BOYS OMNIBUS TP VOL 03 PHOTO CVR ED (MR) $29.99 DYNAMIC FORCES
UMBRELLA ACADEMY TP VOL 01 APOCALYPSE SUITE $17.99 DARK HORSE COMICS
ABSOLUTE CARNAGE SCREAM #1 (OF 3) AC $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
BOYS OMNIBUS TP VOL 02 PHOTO CVR ED (MR) $29.99 DYNAMIC FORCES
SANDMAN TP VOL 01 PRELUDES & NOCTURNES 30TH ANNIV ED $19.99 DC COMICS
TRANSMETROPOLITAN TP BOOK 01 (MR) $19.99 DC COMICS
WATCHMEN TP NEW ED $19.99 DC COMICS
BATMAN LAST KNIGHT ON EARTH #1 (OF 3) 2ND PTG (MR) $5.99 DC COMICS
SPIDER-MAN MAXIMUM CARNAGE TP (HOXPOX, Harleen, Spider-Man, Carnage and Once&Future Top Advance ReordersOCT042110) $29.99 MARVEL COMICS
BERSERK DELUXE EDITION HC VOL 01 (MR) (C: 1-1-2) $49.99 DARK HORSE COMICS
TEEN TITANS RAVEN TP DC INK $16.99 DC COMICS
BATMAN HUSH COMPLETE TP $24.99 DC COMICS
DIE TP VOL 01 FANTASY HEARTBREAKER (MR) $9.99 IMAGE COMICS

 

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.