Ms Marvel #1 Has Sold More In Digital Than In Print Form

Ms_Marvel_1_Second_Printing_VariantMs Marvel recently went to its sixth printing, a rare accomplishment in comics today.

But chatting with Marvel executives at San Diego Comic Con I discovered more. That it sells more in digital than print, and that includes the first issue.

Most titles sell around 10-20% of their print sales in digital. Digital first and licensed books often sell far more. But books like Ms Marvel, and Top Cow's Think Tank, are a little more of an anomaly in that regard.

And are possibly, the future…

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.

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