Diamond’s Top 25 Toys for August 2013

by Jeff

apr130580 Diamond's Top 25 Toys for August 2013Media Release — Based on Robert Kirkman’s best-selling comic The Walking Dead, McFarlane Toys’ The Walking Dead Series 2 Action Figures recreated four characters from the series, including Michonne’s Pet Zombie, and gave the manufacturer the best-selling toy product for August.

DC Collectibles had five products in August’s top ten best-selling toys, led by the Batman: Arkham City: Solomon Grundy Deluxe Action Figure at #2.

Square-Enix and Kotobukiya each had two products in the top ten. The Man of Steel Play Arts Kai: Superman Action Figure was Square-Enix’s top product at #4, and Kotobukiya’s Amazing Spider-Man: Venom Unbound Fine Art Statue was their top product at #5.

Data for Diamond’s sales charts – which include the monthly market shares and all top product charts – are compiled by Diamond Comic Distributors from a universe of over 3,500 accounts, comprised of comic book specialty shops and other merchant stores and buyers. The shops are primarily located in North America, with a percentage of sales also to international stores and buyers located throughout the world. The account base includes not only brick-and-mortar comic book specialty shops, but also Internet stores, chain stores, and other specialty stores.

Unit and dollars sales are calculated based upon orders invoiced and shipped to Diamond accounts during any given month, which comprises initial pre-orders, advance reorders, and reorders, minus any copies that are received back from a title marked as returnable.

DollarRank QtyRank Toy Vendor
1 19 WALKING DEAD COMIC SERIES 2 AF ASST TMP
2 11 BATMAN ARKHAM CITY SOLOMON GRUNDY DLX AF DC
3 4 HUSH JOKER HARLEY STEALTH BATMAN AF 3 PACK DC
4 12 MAN OF STEEL PLAY ARTS KAI SUPERMAN AF SQU
5 29 AMAZING SPIDER-MAN VENOM UNBOUND FINE ART STATUE KOT
6 10 DC COMICS WONDER WOMAN ARTFX+ STATUE NEW 52 VER KOT
7 16 MAN OF STEEL PLAY ARTS KAI GENERAL ZOD AF SQU
8 1 BATMAN ARKHAM ASYLUM JOKER WITH SCARFACE AF DC
9 5 INJUSTICE NIGHTWING VS SUPERMAN 2 PACK AF DC
10 2 BATMAN ARKHAM ASYLUM HARLEY QUINN AF DC
11 60 SPIDER-MAN STATUE BOW
12 27 BATMAN ARKHAM CITY NIGHTWING STATUE DC
13 3 BATMAN ARKHAM ASYLUM ARMORED BATMAN AF DC
14 7 INJUSTICE AQUAMAN VS BLACK ADAM 2 PACK AF DC
15 23 BATMAN BLACK & WHITE STATUE BY SEAN MURPHY DC
16 14 ST TOS USS ENTERPRISE NCC-1701 HD SHIP DST
17 6 DC COMICS SUPER VILLAINS CAPTAIN COLD AF DC
18 68 MARVEL LEGENDS 6-IN AF ASST 201302 HAS
19 43 ASSASSINS CREED SERIES 1 AF ASST TMP
20 69 GREEN LANTERN 1:1 SCALE POWER BATTERY PROP W RING DC
21 98 IRON PATRIOT STATUE BOW
22 33 WE CAN BE HEROES JUSTICE LEAGUE 7 PACK AF BOX SET DC
23 8 BATMAN ARKHAM ASYLUM POISON IVY AF DC
24 9 BATMAN ARKHAM ASYLUM SCARECROW AF DC
25 107 NEO-CLASSIC IRON MAN STATUE BOW

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