Marvel Announces At C2E2 That Black Panther Has Sold Over 300,000 Copies Of Issue #1

12527994_10153580762306359_1229709310_nPresented by Marvel SVP David Gabriel, live from the Marvel presentation at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast at C2E2. That the first issue of Black Panther by Ta-Nehesi Coates and Brian Stelfreeze...  has sold over 300,000 copies to comic stores.

That is… quite a lot. It may be the highest ordered comic featuring a solo black lead since Spawn

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