John Mayo

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Sales Estimates for April, 2009

Wed, May 27th, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

Inside you'll find the sales estimates for comics and trade paperbacks that went on sale in April, 2009. Total sales are up from last month, with Marvel taking the most market share and DC with the highest selling book.

MAYO REPORT: March 2009 Sales Analysis

Mon, May 11th, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

CBR's John Mayo breaks down the particularly low sales numbers for March of 2009 -- books like "Marvel: Your Universe" and "The Mighty" seeing huge sales drops-- and shows you what a month of no event comics looks like.

Sales Estimates for March, 2009

Fri, May 1st, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

Norman Osborn's "Dark Avengers" topped the comic sales charts for March, with the "New Avengers" coming in second and DC's "Batman: Battle for the Cowl" #1 placing third. Check out the complete estimates here.

Sales Estimates for February, 2009

Wed, April 1st, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel's Barack Obama-starring Spider-Man comic book came out on top for the second month in a row, with DC's "Watchmen" leading the trade paperbacks list once again. Check out the complete estimates here.

Sales Estimates for January, 2009

Thu, March 12th, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

Unsurprisingly, Marvel's Barack Obama-starring Spider-Man comic book came out on top in January, with DC's top offering being "Final Crisis" #6 and Image taking the prize for best-selling trade with "The Walking Dead" Vol. 9.

MAYO REPORT: December 2008 Sales Analysis

Thu, February 5th, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel once again dominated the sales figures in December 2008, with their highest dollar amount since 2003. Also, John discusses which titles are likely to be affected when Diamond's new cutoff levels kick in this year.

Sales Estimates for December, 2008

Thu, January 29th, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

John Mayo crunches the numbers for the Top 300 Comics & Top 100 Trades for December, 2008. Marvel took the top spot with "Secret Invasion" #8, while DC Comics debuted at #2 with "Final Crisis" #5.

MAYO REPORT: November 2008 Sales Analysis

Tue, January 6th, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

November 2008 was another month during which what comics didn’t come out were just as important as what comics did. And what's going on with trade paperback sales of Brian Wood's "DMZ?"

Sales Estimates for November, 2008

Fri, December 19th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

John Mayo crunches the numbers for the Top 300 Comics & Top 100 Trades for November, 2008. Marvel took the top spot with "Ultimatum" #1, while DC Comics debuted at #2 with "Batman" #681.

Sales Estimates for October, 2008

Fri, November 21st, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

John Mayo crunches the numbers for the Top 300 Comics & Top 100 Trades for October, 2008. Marvel took the top spot with "Secret Invasion" #7, while DC debuted at #2 with "Final Crisis" #4.

MAYO REPORT: September 2008 Sales Analysis

Fri, October 24th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

The absence of new issues of "Final Crisis," "Batman," "Justice League of America," "Final Crisis: Legion of 3 Worlds" hit DC hard in September, and Marvel came out on top with "Secret Invasion" #6.

Sales Estimates for September, 2008

Tue, October 21st, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

John Mayo crunches the numbers for the Top 300 Comics & Top 100 Trades for September, 2008. Marvel took the top spot with "Secret Invasion" #6, while DC debuted at #4 with "All Star Batman" #10.

MAYO REPORT: August 2008 Sales Analysis

Mon, October 6th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

August was an important month for DC Comics, with "Watchmen" outselling the seven new releases in the top trades combined. But the publisher also had a setback with "Family Dynamic."

Sales Estimates for August, 2008

Wed, October 1st, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

John Mayo crunches the numbers for the Top 300 Comics & Top 100 Trades for August, 2008. Marvel took the top spot with "Secret Invasion" #5, while DC debuted at #2 with "Final Crisis" #3.

MAYO REPORT: July 2008 Sales Analysis

Tue, September 9th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

July was another strong month for Marvel, who took four of the top five comics and accounted for 48.47% of the total units sold for the top 300 comics. DC accounted for 34.52% of the units with only two items in the top ten.

Sales Estimates for July, 2008

Tue, August 26th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

John Mayo crunches the numbers for the Top 300 Comics & Top 100 Trades for July, 2008. Marvel took the top spot with "Secret Invasion" #4, selling an estimated 175k, while DC debuted at #5 with "Batman" #678.

MAYO REPORT: June 2008 Sales Analysis

Thu, August 14th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

John Mayo returns with an analysis of his estimated sales numbers for June, 2008, which saw “Secret Invasion” lead the pack once again, with Hellboy trades showing big bumps and Buffy still going strong.

Sales Estimates for June, 2008

Wed, August 6th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

CBR's John Mayo crunches the numbers for the Top 300 Comics & Top 100 Trades for June, 2008. "Secret Invasion" #3 took the top spot, selling an estimated 175k units, with "Final Crisis" #2 coming in third with 126k.

Sales Estimates for May, 2008

Tue, June 17th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

CBR's John Mayo crunches the numbers for the Top 300 Comics & Top 100 Trades for May, 2008. In something of a surprise, "Secret Invasion" #2 outsold the debut issue of "Final Crisis" by an estimated 40k copies. Updated

MAYO REPORT: April, 2008 Sales Analysis

Thu, May 22nd, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

John Mayo returns with an analysis of his estimated sales numbers for April, 2008, which saw “Secret Invasion” lead the pack. What’s it all mean? John has the answers.

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