Strange Academy, Thor and Wynd Top Advance Reorders

Third printings of Strange Academy and Fourth printings of Thor top the charts, but there are very stromg performances away from Marvel, with Wynd #3 from Boom, East Of West from Image and Canto II and TMNT: The Last Ronin from IDW. 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.

Strange Academy, Thor and Wynd Top Advance Reorders

TOP 25 ADVANCE REORDER COMICS/GRAPHIC NOVELS/TPS

DESCRIPTION SRP VENDOR
STRANGE ACADEMY #1 3RD PTG RAMOS VAR $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
THOR #2 4TH PTG NIC KLEIN VAR $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
WYND #3 (OF 5) CVR A MAIN $4.99 BOOM ENTERTAINMENT
EAST OF WEST THE APOCALYPSE YEAR THREE HC DCBS EXC VAR $49.99 IMAGE COMICS
CANTO II HOLLOW MEN #1 (OF 5) CVR A ZUCKER $3.99 IDW PUBLISHING
X-FACTOR #2 $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
TMNT THE LAST RONIN #1 (OF 5) CVR A EASTMAN KUHN $8.99 IDW PUBLISHING
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #47 $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
FANTASTIC FOUR ANTITHESIS #1 (OF 4) $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
DAREDEVIL ANNUAL #1 $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
LOCKE & KEY IN PALE BATTALIONS GO #1 (OF 2) CVR A RODRIGUEZ $3.99 IDW PUBLISHING
EMPYRE AVENGERS #3 (OF 3) $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
INCAL TP DM EXC CVR (MR) $29.99 HUMANOIDS INC
HELLIONS #3 $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
IMMORTAL HULK #35 2ND PTG ALEX ROSS VAR $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
X-MEN #11 EMP $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
MARVEL COSMIC UNIVERSE BY CATES OMNIBUS HC VOL 01 MOORE DM V $100.00 MARVEL COMICS
THOR #5 3RD PTG KLEIN VAR $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
VENOM #27 2ND PTG GEDEON VAR $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #53 FOIL MONTES VAR (C: 1-0-0) $4.99 BOOM ENTERTAINMENT
POWER RANGERS DRAKKON NEW DAWN #2 CVR A MAIN SECRET (C: 1-0- $4.99 BOOM ENTERTAINMENT
POWER RANGERS DRAKKON NEW DAWN #2 FOIL VAR (C: 1-0-0) $5.99 BOOM ENTERTAINMENT
DRACULA MOTHERF**KER HC $16.99 IMAGE COMICS
SPIDER-MAN NOIR #3 (OF 5) $3.99 MARVEL COMICS
MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #53 CVR A CAMPBELL (C: 1-0-0) $3.99 BOOM ENTERTAINMENT

TOP 25 REORDER COMICS/GRAPHIC NOVELS/TPS

DESCRIPTION SRP VENDOR
UNCANNY X-FORCE BY REMENDER OMNIBUS HC NEW PTG $100.00 MARVEL COMICS
CONAN BARBARIAN ORIG MARVEL YRS OMNIBUS HC VOL 01 DM VAR $125.00 MARVEL COMICS
STRANGE ACADEMY #1 2ND PTG HERRERA VAR $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
ADVENTURE INTO FEAR OMNIBUS HC $150.00 MARVEL COMICS
DEADPOOL CLASSIC TP VOL 01 $29.99 MARVEL COMICS
HELLSING DELUXE EDITION HC VOL 01 (MR) (C: 1-1-2) $49.99 DARK HORSE COMICS
SPIDER-MAN DEADPOOL TP VOL 00 DONT CALL IT TEAM UP $34.99 MARVEL COMICS
SPIDER-MAN SPIDER-ISLAND TP $34.99 MARVEL COMICS
OBLIVION SONG BY KIRKMAN & DE FELICI HC BOOK 01 $39.99 IMAGE COMICS
FIRE POWER BY KIRKMAN & SAMNEE TP VOL 01 PRELUDE $9.99 IMAGE COMICS
MONSTER OF FRANKENSTEIN TP $39.99 MARVEL COMICS
ORIGINAL SIN TP $34.99 MARVEL COMICS
NEW X-MEN OMNIBUS HC NEW PTG $125.00 MARVEL COMICS
INHUMANS BY PAUL JENKINS AND JAE LEE TP NEW PTG $34.99 MARVEL COMICS
INFINITY WAR AFTERMATH TP $39.99 MARVEL COMICS
RUINS OF RAVENCROFT CARNAGE #1 2ND PTG VAR $4.99 MARVEL COMICS
HOWARD THE DUCK TP VOL 01 COMPLETE COLLECTION $34.99 MARVEL COMICS
SAGA COMPENDIUM TP VOL 01 (MR) $59.99 IMAGE COMICS
UNCANNY X-MEN OMNIBUS HC VOL 01 NEW PTG $100.00 MARVEL COMICS
AVATAR LAST AIRBENDER IMBALANCE LIBRARY EDITION HC (C: 1-1-2 $39.99 DARK HORSE COMICS
SECRET WAR TP $24.99 MARVEL COMICS
THANOS TP COSMIC POWERS $34.99 MARVEL COMICS
NEGAN LIVES #1 (MR) $4.99 IMAGE COMICS
DOOMSDAY CLOCK HC PART 02 WITH SLIPCASE $24.99 DC COMICS
MARCH GN BOOK 01 $14.95 IDW – TOP SHELF

While this is the UCS Comic Distributiors list this week for the most reordered DC Comics from retailers – and it is still all about Batman.

  1. BATMAN #96 CVR A GUILLEM MARCH (JOKER WAR) Retail: $3.99
  2. BATMAN THREE JOKERS #1 (OF 3) CVR A JASON FABOK JOKER Retail: $6.99
  3. BATMAN #97 CVR A GUILLEM MARCH (JOKER WAR) Retail: $3.99
  4. BATMAN #95 CVR A JORGE JIMENEZ (JOKER WAR) Retail: $3.99
  5. BATMAN #94 CVR A TONY DANIEL Retail: $3.99
  6. DARK NIGHTS DEATH METAL LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHTS #1 (ONE SHOT) CVR A TONY S DANIEL Retail: $5.99
  7. DARK NIGHTS DEATH METAL #2 (OF 6) CVR A GREG CAPULLO EMBOSSED FOIL Retail: $4.99
  8. DARK NIGHTS DEATH METAL #3 (OF 6) CVR A GREG CAPULLO EMBOSSED FOIL Retail: $4.99
  9. BATMAN THREE JOKERS #1 (OF 3) CVR B JASON FABOK BATMAN VAR Retail: $6.99
  10. DARK NIGHTS DEATH METAL GUIDEBOOK #1 (ONE SHOT) CVR A YASMINE PUTRI Retail: $5.99

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.