Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Marvel Comics Top Sales In 2017

According to sale figures released by Diamond Comic Distributors, Marvel Comics was the top comic book publisher for 2017, earning 36.36 percent of the dollar share to 30.07 percent for second-place DC Comics, with Marvel's "Marvel Legacy" the #1 top-selling comic book for the year, written by Jason Aaron and illustrated by Esad Ribic:

" 'Marvel Legacy", it all begins at the dawn of the human race and ends with a child’s prayer! In between, empires fall, mysteries brew, secrets are revealed, quests are undertaken and legends are forged! 

"All leading up to the dramatic return you’ve been waiting for — and one you’ve been dreading! Usher in a new dawn — one whose rays will touch every corner of the 'Marvel Universe'..."

The Top-10 for 2017 are:

1.) "Marvel Legacy" #1- Marvel 
2.) "Dark Nights Metal" #1- DC 
3.) "Peter Parker: Spectacular Spider-Man" #1- Marvel 
4.) "Secret Empire" #0 - Marvel 
5.) "Secret Empire" #1- Marvel 
6.) "Dark Nights: Metal" #3 - DC 
7.) "Dark Nights: Metal" #2 - DC 
8.) "Doomsday Clock" #2 - DC
9.) "Dark Nights: Metal" #4 - DC
10.)"Phoenix Resurrection: The Return of Jean Grey" #1, Marvel 

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