John Mayo

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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.

Sales Estimates for April, 2008 Books

Tue, May 20th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

CBR's John Mayo works up the estimated sales figures for the Top 300 Comics & Top 100 Trades for April, 2008. As expected, "Secret Invasion" #1 takes the top prize with an estimated 250,000 copies, while the top TPB is "Secret Invasion: Infiltration."

Sales Estimates for February, 2008 Books

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

CBR's John Mayo works up the estimated sales figures for the Top 300 Comics and Top 100 Trades in February, 2008. "X-Force" debuts at #1, whie "The Boys" Vol. 2 tops the TPB charts.

Sales Estimates for January, 2008 Books

Thu, March 6th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

With the corrected January sales data now available, CBR's John Mayo works up the estimated sales figures for the Top 300 Comics and Top 100 Trades in January, 2008. "Hulk" debuts at #1, whie the "Savage Sword of Conan" tops the TPB charts.

MAYO REPORT: Sales Advances & Declines

Thu, February 7th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Resident number cruncher John Mayo takes an in-depth look at comics sales and finds some rather alarming signs about sales trends.

Sales Estimates for December, 2007 Books

Tue, January 29th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

CBR's John Mayo has the estimated sales figures for the Top 300 Comics and Top 100 Trades with Market Share in December, 2007. Marvel had the top spot in comics with "Ultimates 3" #1, while Avatar had the top trade for the month.

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