John Mayo

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Sales Estimates for July, 2011

Thu, August 11th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel sees an influx of "Spider-Island" residents as "Amazing Spider-Man" #666 takes the title of Best Selling Comic in July with DC Comics' top performer, "Flashpoint" #3, landing at number four on the chart.

Sales Estimates for June, 2011

Mon, August 1st, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Death continues to be good for sales as "Death of Spider-Man drove "Ultimate Spider-Man" #160 to the top of the charts by a large margin, followed by "Fear Itself" #3 and "Flashpoint" #2.

The Mayo Report: May 2011

Wed, June 22nd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

John Mayo analyzes the May sales estimates, which saw numbers drop across the board despite Marvel and DC Comics' summer events being in full swing, and looks ahead to DC's September linewide relaunch.

Sales Estimates for May, 2011

Wed, June 15th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

The second issue of Marvel's summer event, "Fear Itself," topped May's direct market sales chart, with no titles cracking the 100K mark and DC Comics' "Flashpoint" #2 settling for a distant second place.

The Mayo Report: April, 2011

Fri, May 20th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

John Mayo takes an in-depth look at the Direct Market numbers for April, focusing in on the final issues of "Brightest Day," what it means for DC Comics moving forward, Marvel's CrossGen relaunch numbers and more.

Comics Sales Estimates for April, 2011

Tue, May 17th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel's "Fear Itself" gets off to a strong start, topping the April sales charts with an estimated 148K copies while the latest volume of Vertigo's "Fables" easily dominates trade paperback sales.

Mayo Report: March 2011 - "FF," "The Walking Dead"

Tue, April 19th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

John Mayo crunches the numbers for March 2011, focusing on event marketing, traditional performances by "The Walking Dead" and "Fantastic Four," IDW's Godzilla cover gimmick and more.

Sales Estimates for March, 2011

Tue, April 12th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Overall sales rose for a second month in row, though still lagging behind March, 2010. Marvel's "FF" #1 easily topped the monthly charts and the third collection of Vertigo's "The Unwritten" led trade paperback sales.

The Mayo Report: February, 2011

Tue, March 15th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

With February 2011 proving to be another weak month for overall comic book sales, John Mayo returns with his in-depth analysis, tracking trends and data for specific titles across the Top 300 sales chart.

Sales Estimates for February, 2011

Wed, March 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Overall, February sales numbers rebounded from January's lows, but the highest charting title, "Green Lantern," still set a record low for the number one selling title since Diamond first began releasing their data.

The Mayo Report: January 2011

Fri, February 11th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Despite "Fantastic Four" #587 hitting six figures, January's sales slip across the board. John Mayo looks at the data, from price increases to non-shipping titles, in an effort to discern the origins of the drops.

Sales Estimates for January, 2011

Wed, February 9th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Inside you'll find the sales estimates for comics and trade paperbacks for January 2010 with Marvel's "Fantastic Four" #587 easily topping a weak month of monthly comic sales and "Jack of Fable" leading TPBs.

2010 Year End Sales Analysis

Thu, February 3rd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

John Mayo breaks down direct market comic book and graphic novel sales trends for 2010, with "Avengers" #1 leading the pack of monthly comics and "The Walking Dead" vol. 1 easily topping the trade paperback charts.

Sales Estimates for December, 2010

Tue, January 11th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

Inside you'll find the sales estimates for comics and trade paperbacks for November 2010 with DC's "Batman: The Dark Knight" leading monthly series and the latest "Fables" collection topping the TPBs.

Sales Estimates for November, 2010

Tue, December 7th, 2010 | Category: Comic Books

Inside you'll find the sales estimates for comics and trade paperbacks for November 2010 with DC's "Batman: The Return" easily topping the monthly charts and "The Walking Dead vol 13" leading the trades.

Sales Estimates for October, 2010

Wed, November 10th, 2010 | Category: Comic Books

Inside you'll find the sales estimates for comics and trade paperbacks for October 2010 with Marvel's "Uncanny X-Force" handily topping the monthly charts and "Superman Earth One" dominating the trades.

Sales Estimates for September, 2010

Wed, October 27th, 2010 | Category: Comic Books

Inside you'll find the sales estimates for comics and trade paperbacks for September 2010 with Marvel's "Wolverine" relaunch topping the monthly charts and "Old Man Logan" heading up the trades.

MAYO REPORT: August 2010 Sales Analysis

Wed, September 22nd, 2010 | Category: Comic Books

August had the fifth lowest number of total units sold for the top 300 comics since the start of the final order era with no comic selling over 100,000 units. John Mayo analyzes the data and offers his conclusions.

Sales Estimates for August, 2010

Wed, September 15th, 2010 | Category: Comic Books

Inside you'll find the sales estimates for comics and trade paperbacks for August 2010 with DC's "Brightest Day" topping the monthly charts and "Scott Pilgrim" once again finding himself atop the trades rankings.

Sales Estimates for July, 2010

Tue, August 24th, 2010 | Category: Comic Books

Inside you'll find the sales estimates for comics and trade paperbacks for July 2010 with "X-Men" #1 topping the monthly charts and "Scott Pilgrim" handily atop the trades rankings.

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