2014 Archives

Top 100 Comics And Graphic Novels Sold In The Direct Market In 2014 – And Top 50 Toys
And plenty of other publishers made it into the top ten, with multiple books from Dark Horse, IDW, Scholastic, Random House and Top Shelf. And toys? It's all about DC… TOP 100 COMIC BOOKS Based on Total Unit Sales of Products Invoiced in Calendar Year 2014 QTY RANK DOLLAR RANK INDEX DESCRIPTION PRICE VENDOR 1 1 493.77 AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #1 $5.99 MAR 2 5 288.14 WALKING DEAD #132 (MR) $2.99 IMA 3 3 274.59 ROCKET RACCOON #1 $3.99 MAR 4 2 241.95 DEATH OF WOLVERINE #1 $4.99 MAR 5 6 150.84 DEATH OF WOLVERINE[...]
Amazing Spider-Man #1 Beats LootCrate In Best Selling Comics Of 2014
Amazing Spider-Man #1 was only given away in Nerd Block (40-50,000 subscribers) while Rocket Raccoon and Walking Dead were in Loot Crate (250-300,000 subscribers) but it managed to get more elsewhere to pip them both to the top of Best Selling Comic Book of 2014 – in the comic book direct market via Diamond Comic[...]
The Gaming Year 2014 In Review: The Year Gaming Got Pushed Back
So here we are at the start of 2015, with 2014 sinking just behind the horizon The world of gaming wearily trudged its way to the new year over the last week, looking for the last 12 months to finally be over By most accounts I've seen, everyone seemed to have had a bit of[...]
OK Comics' Top Twenty Graphic Novels Of The Year
Here is their top twenty list of graphic novel published in 2014 Bleeding Cool will have our own in the upcoming week… I expect plenty of crossover. OK Comics' Jared writes, We have a few guidelines when we put together our list We try to include only books that were released after 1st January 2014, exclude reprints and[...]
79 More Cosplay Shots At MCM London Comic Con 2014
I took the girls to MCM London Comic Con 2014 yesterday – the first show they've been to where they were prepared to perform themselves, with their Minecraft swords And the first place they got attention from others from carrying them It was quite a revelation! And the journey was also transformed, the McDonalds at London[...]
86 Cosplay Shots From MCM London Comic Con 2014
From getting the tube in, to getting the Docklands Light Railway out, from Homestuck, to attacked Titans to lady Lokis, to stiltwalkers to Iron Men, MCM London Expo 2014 was full of cosplay And this was the light day I'll be back tomorrow morning with the kids for the crowds And they are bringing their[...]
Top 100 Comics For July 2014 – Matt Smith Beats David Tennant, Official
Here is the list of the hundred top selling comic books in the North American comic stores for July 2014, as ordered by direct market accounts. Rocket Raccoon #1 topped the chart, selling two and a half times the amount that the second title, Batman #33 did However, over 150,000 of those were to the monthly[...]
All Of Thursdays Panels For San Diego Comic Con, All At Once
Find out what it takes to self-promote and make a significant impact on your ability to sell your comic. 11:30am – 12:30pm Room 8 11:30am Masters of the Web: Comic Book Movies A discussion of the state and slate of current and upcoming major comic book movies with top YouTube movie pundits, including Manu Bennett (TV's Arrow), John Campea (AMC Movie Talk), Jeremy Jahns (YouTube film critic), Tiffany[...]