Diamond Comic Distributors released its sales numbers for June 2018 and Justice League #1 topped the charts. The Scott Snyder/Jim Cheung/Jorge Jimenez title bookend the Top 10 with both the #1 and #10 spots. Justice League #2 wrapped up the Top 10. DC Comics’ other representatives on the Top 10 were Tom King/Mikel Janin’s Batman #49 and #48 at slots 5 and 6 respectively.
Of the Top 10, Marvel Comics claimed the most spots for June 2018 with five (Tony Stark: Iron Man #1, Amazing Spider-Man #801, Deadpool #1, Thor #1 and X-Men Gold #30). Image Comics had one representation in the Top 10 with The Magic Order #1.
The graphic novels/trade paperbacks list was largely dominated by DC. Dark Nights: Metal Deluxe Edition Hardcover, Dark Nights Rising HC, Metal: The Resistance TP claimed the top three spots. Thanks to the buzz from Avengers: Infinity War, Thanos Wins and The Infinity Gauntlet were No. 4 and 5.
Image Comics’ Southern Bastards Vol. 4: Gut Check was No. 6 followed by Neil Gaiman: A Study in Emerald HC, The Flash Vol 6: A Cold Day in Hell, Batman: Detective Comics Vol 6: Fall of the Batmen and Super Sons of Tomorrow trades wrapped up the Top 10.
On the action figure front, Marvel easily captured this category. Diamond Select boasted much of the Top 10 listings, but No. 1 was the Mezco Toyz’s One:12 Black Costume Spider-Man. Diamond Select’s Black Panther Movie figure came in at No. 2 followed by the Black Panther movie PVC figure. The Deadpool figure nabbed No. 5 and the Killmonger PVC and Thor: Ragnarok Gladiator Hulk figure earned the No. 9 and No. 10 slots.
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