CCL on Comic Book Page: May 2012 Collected Edition Sale Estimates

John Mayo from Comic Book Page and CBR and Chris Marshall of the Collected Comics Library podcast discuss the sales estimates for the Top 300 Graphic Novels and Collected Editions for May 2012. This was the month that DC started to release the New 52 Trades and Hardcovers. As usual, Walking Dead came in strong.

Listed are the Top 10 (Title, Price, Publisher and sales estimate):

  1. Justice League HC Vol. 1 Origin $24.99 DC 8,855
  2. Batman HC Vol. 1 The Court Of Owls $24.99 DC 8,173
  3. Walking Dead Vol. 1 Days Gone Bye $9.99 Image 7,494
  4. Batman Death By Design Deluxe Ed HC $24.99 DC 7,309
  5. Animal Man Vol. 1 The Hunt $14.99 DC 5,930
  6. Walking Dead Vol. 4 Hearts Desire $14.99 Image 4,735
  7. Kick-Ass 2 Prem HC $24.99 Marvel 4,609
  8. Walking Dead Vol. 2 Miles Behind Us $14.99 Image 4,529
  9. Watchmen HC $39.99 DC 4,489
  10. Green Lantern HC Vol. 1 Sinestro $22.99 DC 4,429

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This podcast episode originated on the Comic Book Page website.

In the USA…
Top Sellers this week fromĀ In Stock Trades
In the UK and Europe…
Pre-order books from Forbidden Planet International
Walking Dead TP Vol 16 A Larger World (MR)
Daredevil By Mark Waid Prem HC Vol 2
Secret Warriors Omnibus HC
Infinite Crisis Omnibus HC
Batman Earth One HC
Fatale TP Vol 1 Death Chases Me (MR)
Batman Detective Comics HC Vol 1 Faces Of Death
Batwoman HC Vol 1 Hydrology
Challengers Of The Unknown Omnibus By Kirby HC
Morning Glories TP Vol 3 P.E.
Marvel – 40% off Special until July 16 – Powers: The Definitive Collection Vol 5 HC
DC – 40% off Special until July 16 – The Batman/Judge Dredd Collection HC
Indie – 40% off Special until July 16 – Walking Dead Book 8 HC
Manga – 40% off Special until July 16 – Gunslinger Girl Omnibus Vol 5
Classic – 40% off Special until July 16 – Jerusalem: Chronicles from the Holy City HC
Wolverine & The X-Men by Jason Aaron Vol 3 Premiere HC
Huntress: Crossbow at the Crossroads
Judge Dredd: Restricted Files Vol 4
Lobster Johnson Vol 2: The Burning Hand
Invincible Iron Man Vol 10: Long Way Down Premiere HC

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