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January 2002 Comic Book Sales Figures
Estimated Comics Preordered by North American Comics Shops
as Reported by Diamond Comic Distributors


Comic-book Title Issue Price Publisher Est. sales
* Batman 10 Cent Adventure $0.10 DC 702,126
1 Wolverine: The Origin 6 $3.50 Marvel 179,251
2 Dark Knight Strikes Again 2 $7.95 DC 166,720
3 Ultimates 1 $2.25 Marvel 160,244
4 New X-Men 122 $2.25 Marvel 117,263
5 Moment Of Silence $3.00 Marvel 111,927
6 Uncanny X-Men 402 $2.25 Marvel 108,567
7 Ultimate X-Men 14 $2.25 Marvel 104,858
8 Amazing Spider-Man 39 $2.25 Marvel 97,449
9 Ultimate Spider-Man 17 $2.25 Marvel 85,014
10 X-Treme X-Men 9 $2.99 Marvel 83,474
11 Green Arrow 12 $2.50 DC 81,553
12 G.I. Joe 3 $2.95 Image 80,930
13 Wolverine 172 $2.25 Marvel 76,825
14 JLA 62 $2.25 DC 67,993
15 Avengers 50 $3.50 Marvel 60,119
16 Punisher 8 $2.99 Marvel 58,289
17 Detective Comics 766 $2.50 DC 53,247
18 Peter Parker Spider-Man 39 $2.25 Marvel 51,930
19 Daredevil 29 $2.99 Marvel 51,535
20 Fantastic Four 51 $2.25 Marvel 51,215
21 Batman 599 $2.25 DC 50,673
22 X-Force 124 $2.25 Marvel 49,021
23 Fathom 13 (Res) $2.50 Image 48,180
24 Elektra 7 $2.99 Marvel 47,658
25 Adventures Of Superman 600 $3.95 DC 46,898
26 Spawn 118 $2.50 Image 46,457
27 Iron Man 50 $3.50 Marvel 46,259
28 Ultimate Marvel Team Up 12 $2.25 Marvel 44,912
29 Nightwing 65 $2.25 DC 44,435
30 Batgirl 24 $2.50 DC 43,782
31 Superman 178 $2.25 DC 43,528
32 Batman Gotham Knights 25 $2.50 DC 42,920
33 Iceman 4 $2.50 Marvel 42,920
34 Exiles 8 $2.25 Marvel 42,271
35 JSA 32 $2.50 DC 42,119
36 Nightcrawler 3 $2.50 Marvel 41,329
37 Fury 5 $2.99 Marvel 40,386
38 Incredible Hulk 36 $2.25 Marvel 39,094
39 Marvel Mangaverse X-Men 1 $2.25 Marvel 38,608
40 Action Comics 787 $2.25 DC 38,532
41 Alias 5 $2.99 Marvel 38,466
42 Thor 45 $2.25 Marvel 37,888
43 Robin 98 $2.25 DC 37,265
44 Superman Man Of Steel 122 $2.25 DC 37,032
45 Catwoman 3 $2.50 DC 35,795
46 Elektra & Wolverine 3 $5.95 Marvel 35,223
47 Marvel Mangaverse Spider-Man 1 $2.25 Marvel 35,020
48 Birds Of Prey 39 $2.50 DC 35,010
49 Green Lantern 146 $2.25 DC 34,939
50 Howard The Duck 1 $2.99 Marvel 33,698
51 Cable 101 $2.25 Marvel 33,687
52 Batman Legends of the Dark Knight 151 $2.25 DC 32,816
53 Tomb Raider 19 $2.50 Image 32,481
54 Thunderbolts 60 $2.25 Marvel 32,106
55 Captain America Heart Of Darkness 1 $2.99 Marvel 32,086
56 Avengers Celestial Quest 5 $2.50 Marvel 31,960
57 Marvel Mangaverse New Dawn 1 $3.50 Marvel 31,255
58 Spider-Man Tangled Web 10 $2.99 Marvel 31,184
59 Wonder Woman 178 $2.25 DC 31,093
60 Just Imagine Stan Lee Secret Files 1 $4.95 DC 30,571
61 Marvel Mangaverse Eternal Twilight 1 $3.50 Marvel 30,561
62 Marvel Mangaverse Avengers 1 $2.25 Marvel 30,556
63 Marvel Knights Double Shot 4 $2.99 Marvel 30,525
64 Marvel Mangaverse Fantastic Four 1 $2.25 Marvel 30,520
65 Witchblade 53 (Res) $2.50 Image 30,074
66 Deadpool Funeral For A Freak 2 $2.25 Marvel 29,689
67 Brotherhood 9 $2.25 Marvel 29,208
68 Powers 18 $2.95 Image 28,858
69 Flash 182 $2.25 DC 28,534
70 Doom Emperor Returns 3 $2.50 Marvel 28,412
71 Out There 8 $2.50 DC 27,997
72 Marvel Mangaverse Punisher 1 $2.25 Marvel 27,855
73 Power Company Josiah Power $2.50 DC 27,820
74 Power Company Sapphire $2.50 DC 27,693
75 Power Company Manhunter $2.50 DC 27,384
76 Power Company Skyrocket $2.50 DC 27,293
77 Power Company Bork $2.50 DC 27,247
78 Power Company Witchfire $2.50 DC 27,100
79 Young Justice 41 $2.50 DC 26,715
80 Power Company Striker Z $2.50 DC 26,553
81 Titans 37 $2.50 DC 26,396
82 Legion 4 $2.50 DC 26,208
83 Marvel Mangaverse Ghost Rider 1 $2.25 Marvel 25,929
84 X-Men Evolution 3 $2.25 Marvel 25,590
85 Harley Quinn 16 $2.25 DC 25,443
86 Haven Broken City 2 $2.50 DC 25,012
87 Spider-Girl 43 $2.25 Marvel 24,769
88 Spider-Girl 42 $2.25 Marvel 24,713
89 Inferno Hellbound 2 $2.50 Image 24,369
90 Warlands Age Of Ice 0 $2.50 Image 24,343
91 Captain Marvel 27 $2.50 Marvel 23,604
92 Tom Strongs Terrific Tales 2 $2.95 DC 23,517
93 I Love New York $2.95 Linsner 23,477
94 Deadman 2 $2.50 DC 23,031
95 Doom Patrol 4 $2.50 DC 22,813
96 Sojourn 7 $2.95 Crossgen 22,767
97 Spectre 13 $2.50 DC 22,691
98 Captain Marvel 28 $2.50 Marvel 22,129
99 Star Wars Starfighter Crossbones 1 $2.99 Dark Horse 21,906
100 Supergirl 66 $2.25 DC 21,749
101 Star Wars 38 $2.99 Dark Horse 21,653
102 Justice League Adventures 3 $1.99 DC 21,627
103 Nightside 4 $2.99 Marvel 21,262
104 Ruse 4 $2.95 Crossgen 20,969
105 Batman Nightwing Bloodborne $5.95 DC 20,913
106 Black Panther 40 $2.50 Marvel 20,188
107 Darkminds Macropolis 1 $2.95 Image 19,778
108 Suicide Squad 5 $2.50 DC 19,529
109 Hellblazer 170 $2.50 DC 19,494
110 Bloodstone 4 $2.99 Marvel 18,810
111 Liberty Meadows Wedding Album $2.95 Insight 18,511
112 Mike Mignolas BPRD Hollow Earth 1 $2.99 Dark Horse 18,480
113 Transmetropolitan 52 $2.50 DC 18,450
114 Gen 13 73 $2.50 DC 18,035
115 100 Bullets 32 $2.50 DC 18,014
116 Superboy 96 $2.25 DC 18,009
117 Scion 20 $2.95 Crossgen 17,999
118 Negation 2 $2.95 Crossgen 17,685
119 Saurians Unnatural Selection 1 $2.95 Crossgen 17,573
120 Crux 10 $2.95 Crossgen 16,899
121 Buffy the Vampire Slayer 41 $2.99 Dark Horse 16,438
122 Ninja Boy 6 $2.95 DC 16,352
123 Mystic 20 $2.95 Crossgen 16,185
124 Establishment 5 $2.50 DC 16,079
125 Buffy the Vampire Slayer Haunted 2 $2.99 Dark Horse 15,911
126 First 15 $2.95 Crossgen 15,851
127 Kindred 1 $2.50 DC 15,785
128 Monarchy 10 $2.50 DC 15,693
129 Sandman Presents Thessaliad 1 $2.50 DC 15,623
130 Felon 3 $2.95 Image 15,562
131 Sigil 20 $2.95 Crossgen 15,232
132 Lady Death Last Rites 4 $2.99 Chaos 15,222
133 Meridian 20 $2.95 Crossgen 15,111
134 Simpsons Comics 66 $2.50 Bongo 14,938
135 Sam & Twitch 27 (Res) $2.50 Image 14,918
136 Lucifer 22 $2.50 DC 14,695
137 Azrael Agent of the Bat 86 $2.50 DC 14,660
138 Impulse 82 $2.50 DC 14,650
139 Hunter Age Of Magic 7 $2.50 DC 14,447
140 Athena Inc Beginning $5.95 Image 14,194
141 Codename Knockout 9 $2.50 DC 13,930
142 Vampi 15 Reg Ed $2.99 Harris 13,743
143 Vampirella 6 Reg Ed $2.99 Harris 13,677
144 Orion 22 $2.50 DC 13,570
145 Savage Dragon 95 $2.95 Image 13,322
146 American Century 11 $2.50 DC 12,988
147 Agency 5 $2.95 Image 12,988
148 Batman Gotham Adventures 46 $1.99 DC 12,739
149 Shi Through Ashes $2.99 Crusade 12,537
150 Futurama Comics 7 $2.50 Bongo 12,516
151 Haunted 2 $2.99 Chaos 12,481
152 Shadow Reavers 5 $2.99 Wizard 10,935
153 Noble Causes 1 $2.95 Image 10,712
154 Undead 1 $4.99 Chaos 10,581
155 Bad Kitty Reloaded 4 $2.99 Chaos 10,535
156 Groo Death & Taxes 2 $2.99 Dark Horse 10,510
157 Black Tide 2 $2.95 Image 10,251
158 Crusades 11 $2.50 DC 10,135
159 Creed Utopiate 1 $2.95 Image 10,094
160 Tarot Witch of the Black Rose 12 $2.95 Broadsword 9,978
161 Jade Redemption 3 $2.99 Chaos 9,947
162 Powerpuff Girls 23 $1.99 DC 9,795
163 Taleweaver 5 $2.95 DC 9,471
164 Four Women 4 $2.95 DC 9,461
165 Outlaw Nation 17 $2.50 DC 9,380
166 Superman Adventures 65 $1.99 DC 8,964
167 Grip Strange World Of Men 3 $2.50 DC 8,670
168 Usagi Yojimbo 54 $2.99 Dark Horse 8,493
169 Planet of the Apes 5 $2.99 Dark Horse 8,437
170 Queen & Country 6 $2.95 Oni 8,229
171 Dragonball Z Part 5 1 $2.95 Viz 8,123
172 Blade of the Immortal 64 $2.99 Dark Horse 7,966
173 Stray Bullets 23 $3.50 El Capitan 7,834
174 Knights of the Dinner Table 63 $2.99 Kenzer 7,596
175 Dungeons & Dragons In Shadow Of Dragons 6 $2.99 Kenzer 7,434
176 Dungeons & Dragons Tempests Gate 2 $2.99 Kenzer 7,353
177 Cerebus 274 $2.25 Aardvark-Vanaheim 7,054
178 Love & Rockets Vol. 2 4 $3.95 Fantagraphics 6,973
179 Electropolis 4 $2.95 Image 6,922
180 Girl Genius 6 $3.95 Studio Foglio 6,861
181 Dragonball Part 4 6 $2.95 Viz 6,785
182 Cannon God Exaxxion 3 $2.99 Dark Horse 6,719
183 Terry Moores Paradise Too 6 $2.95 Abstract 6,441
184 Sugar & Spike Facsimile Ed $2.95 DC 6,354
185 Ranma 1/2 Part 10 10 $2.95 Viz 6,243
186 Scooby-Doo 56 $1.99 DC 5,777
187 Poison Elves 69 $2.95 Sirius 5,645
188 Sonic The Hedgehog 106 $1.99 Archie 5,376
189 Warren Ellis Strange Killings 1 $3.50 Avatar 5,245
190 Gundam Wing Battlefield Of Pacifists 4 $2.95 Tokyopop 5,204
191 Cardcaptor Sakura 24 $2.95 Tokyopop 4,930
192 Gold Digger 28 $2.99 Antarctic 4,616
193 No Need For Tenchi Part 12 6 $2.95 Viz 4,211
194 Knights of the Dinner Table Hackmasters 11 $2.99 Kenzer 4,110
195 Inu Yasha Part 6 9 $2.95 Viz 4,039
196 Age Of Bronze 13 $3.50 Image 3,800
197 Incal 7 $2.95 Humanoids 3,735
198 How To Draw Manga 11 $4.95 Antarctic 3,714
199 Just A Pilgrim Garden Of Eden Ltd Preview Ed $7.00 Wizard 3,694
200 Bastard Wizard 2 $3.95 Viz 3,669
201 Ceres Celestial Legend Part 2 2 $2.95 Viz 3,537
202 Truth Serum 1 $2.95 Slave Labor 3,481
203 Demonslayer Future Shock 1/2 $4.95 Comic Cavalcade 3,380
204 Slayers Special 2 $2.95 CPM 3,294
205 Archie 519 $1.99 Archie 3,279
206 Looney Tunes 86 $1.99 DC 3,253
207 I Dream Of Jeannie 1 $2.95 Airwave 3,177
208 Boneyard 5 $2.95 NBM 3,172
209 Ninja High School 91 $2.99 Antarctic 3,071
210 Betty & Veronica 171 $1.99 Archie 3,056
211 Distant Soil 34 $4.95 Image 3,040
212 Popbot 1 $7.99 Idea & Design Works 3,005
213 Kodocha 1 $2.95 Tokyopop 3,000
214 Slayers Super Explosive Demon Story 4 $2.95 CPM 2,924
215 Betty 109 $1.99 Archie 2,883
216 Kissing Chaos 6 $2.25 Oni 2,848
217 Archie & Friends Starring Josie & Pussycats 55 $1.99 Archie 2,817
218 Sabrina Vol. 2 28 $1.99 Archie 2,792
219 White Rain 1 (Res) $4.95 Fanboy 2,757
220 Cartoon Cartoons 9 $1.99 DC 2,741
221 Veronica 123 $1.99 Archie 2,721
222 Lodoss War Deedlits Tale 6 $2.95 CPM 2,711
223 Betty & Veronica Double Digest 104 $3.29 Archie 2,691
224 Sabrina Vol. 2 29 $1.99 Archie 2,650
225 Bunny Town 1 $2.99 Radio 2,564
226 Lodoss War Chronicles Heroic Knight 17 $2.95 CPM 2,554
227 Classwar 2 $2.99 Com X 2,468
228 Young Witches Vol. 5 Legacy 1 $3.95 Fantagraphics 2,442
229 Pals N Gals Double Digest 64 $3.29 Archie 2,387
230 Wereslut 4 (Res) $3.50 Fantagraphics 2,382
231 Joss Whedons Fray New Prtg 1 (O/A) $2.99 Dark Horse 2,377
232 Slow News Day 4 $3.50 Slave Labor 2,361
233 Archies Weird Mysteries 19 $1.99 Archie 2,346
234 Smile Vol. 4 2 $4.99 Tokyopop 2,341
235 Betty & Veronica Digest 127 $2.19 Archie 2,316
236 Jugheads Double Digest 83 $3.29 Archie 2,245
237 Archie Digest 187 $2.19 Archie 2,225
238 Jughead 142 $1.99 Archie 2,189
239 Silent Mobius Turnabout 1 $2.95 Viz 2,133
240 Marmalade Boy 2 $2.95 Tokyopop 2,108
241 Tigers of the Luftwaffe 4 $5.95 Antarctic 2,103
242 Milk 27 $2.99 Radio 2,088
243 Joss Whedons Fray 2 $2.99 Dark Horse 2,042
244 How To Color Comics Gd To Comp Coloring 2 $4.95 Antarctic 2,032
245 Thieves & Kings 37 $2.50 I Box 2,002
246 Laugh Digest 173 $2.19 Archie 1,981
247 Warren Ellis Strange Killings Wraparound Cvr 1 $3.95 Avatar 1,966
248 Darkminds Macropolis Stormkote 1 $5.00 Image 1,951
249 Joss Whedons Fray 3 $2.99 Dark Horse 1,936
250 Saint Tail 15 $2.95 Tokyopop 1,936
251 Jughead With Archie Digest 172 $0.88 Archie 1,921
252 Alison Dare & Heart of the Maiden 1 $2.95 Oni 1,905
253 Geobreeders 35 $2.95 CPM 1,895
254 Dragon Knights 4 $2.95 Tokyopop 1,839
255 Futabakun Change Vol. 7 6 $2.95 Ironcat 1,819
256 Some Trouble Of Serrious Nature Variant Hildebrandt Cvr (Oa) $3.50 Crusade 1,753
257 Miracle Girls 16 $2.95 Tokyopop 1,753
258 Negative Exposure 3 $2.95 Humanoids 1,728
259 Bitch In Heat 13 $3.50 Fantagraphics 1,708
260 Blowjob 2 $3.50 Fantagraphics 1,698
261 Furrlough 109 $2.99 Radio 1,698
262 La Blue Girl Manga Ed 6 $2.95 CPM 1,677
263 Skull Man 3 $2.95 Tokyopop 1,677
264 Cool Devices 3 $2.95 Ironcat 1,662
265 Vagabond Part 1 3 $4.95 Viz 1,657
266 Warrior Nun Areala Books Of Peril 3 $2.99 Antarctic 1,632
267 Small Favors 5 $3.50 Fantagraphics 1,627
268 Pop Gun War 2 $2.50 Absence of Ink 1,586
269 Spawn 11 $1.95 Image 1,576
270 Vampire Princess Yui Vol. 3 6 $2.95 Ironcat 1,470
271 Ogenki Clinic Vol. 8 6 $2.95 Ironcat 1,470
272 Double Take 8 $2.95 Funk-o-tron 1,429
273 Joss Whedons Fray 4 $2.99 Dark Horse 1,414
274 Finder 25 $2.95 Lightspeed 1,414
275 Genus Male 1 $3.99 Radio 1,373
276 Maxion 26 $2.95 CPM 1,348
277 Helden 6 $3.95 Caption 1,307
278 Blue Eyes Vol. 1 4 $3.50 White Lightning 1,307
279 Millennium Edition Superman 1 $3.95 DC 1,297
280 Princess Prince 16 $2.95 CPM 1,277
281 Pokemon Adventures Part 6 Agathas Arbok 2 $4.95 Viz 1,272
282 Ochlocrat 1 $2.95 Comics Conspiracy 1,247
283 Katmandu 27 $4.99 Shanda 1,211
284 Fred The Clown 2 $2.95 Hotel Fred 1,206
285 Threshold Nude Cvr 46 $4.95 Avatar 1,201
286 DF Fathom Connecting Alt Cvr 13 (Res) $6.99 Dynamic Forces 1,201
287 Warhammer Monthly 51 $2.95 Games Workshop 1,191
288 Dojin 2000 Coll Nuki Lum 2 $4.95 Media Market 1,191
289 Dojin 2000 Coll Love Tina $4.95 Media Market 1,176
290 Dojin 2000 Coll Db $4.95 Media Market 1,155
291 Waiting Place Vol. 2 12 $4.95 Slave Labor 1,150
292 Demon Beast Invasion Manga Ed 5 $2.95 CPM 1,150
293 Dojin 2000 Fighting Spirit $4.95 Media Market 1,145
294 Batman Full Circle $5.95 DC 1,105
295 Elvira 105 $2.50 Claypool 1,105
296 Happy 1 $3.50 Top Shelf 1,029
297 Alan Moores Glory Lush Lands Cvr 0 $5.95 Avatar 1,024
298 Gremlin Trouble 29 $2.95 Anti-Ballistic Pixelations 1,003
299 Astra 7 $2.95 CPM 968
Trade Paperback title Price Publisher Est. sales
1 Star Wars Zam Wesell $5.95 Dark Horse 14,194
2 Lone Wolf & Cub Vol. 18 Last Kurokuwa $9.95 Dark Horse 14,021
3 9-11 Emergency Relief $14.95 Alternative 13,540
4 Transmetropolitan Vol. 6 Gouge Away $14.95 DC 4,895
5 Essential Ant Man $14.95 Marvel 4,094
6 JLA Vol. 8 Divided We Fall $17.95 DC 4,049
7 Star Wars Infinities A New Hope $12.95 Dark Horse 4,003
8 Universe X Vol. 1 $24.95 Marvel 3,694
9 Wonder Woman Paradise Lost $14.95 DC 3,496
10 Punisher Army Of One $15.95 Marvel 3,040
11 Usagi Yojimbo Grasscutter II Journey To Atsuta Shrine $15.95 Dark Horse 2,954
12 Spectacular Spider-Man $12.95 Marvel 2,919
13 Art Of Comic Book Writing $14.95 Dark Horse 2,838
14 Gunsmith Cats Mistys Run $14.95 Dark Horse 2,792
15 Golden Age Green Lantern Archives Vol. 2 HC $49.95 DC 2,741
16 Exiles $12.95 Marvel 2,610
17 Dr Strange A Separate Reality $19.95 Marvel 2,412
18 Life & Death Of Captain Marvel $24.95 Marvel 2,159
19 Marvel Masterworks Uncanny X-Men $49.95 Marvel 2,123
20 Dragonball Vol. 7 $12.95 Viz 2,108
21 Captain America To Serve & Protect $17.95 Marvel 2,067
22 Blackmark $16.95 Fantagraphics 2,047
23 Tomorrow Stories Book One HC $24.95 DC 1,915
24 Cybertronian Trg Unofficial Transformers Gd Vol. 4 $24.95 Antarctic 1,850
25 No Need For Tenchi Vol. 11 $15.95 Viz 1,819




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