Diamond’s Top 25 Toys for March 2012

by Jeff

nov111619 Diamond's Top 25 Toys for March 2012Media Release — Square Enix’s Play Arts ~Kai~ action figures recreate the heroes and villains of some of today’s top video games, and in March they turned their attentions to WBIE’s best-selling Batman: Arkham Asylum with the best-selling Toy product to comics retailers, the Batman: Arkham Asylum Play Arts ~Kai~: Batman Action Figure. The manufacturer’s matching Batman: Arkham Asylum Play Arts ~Kai~: The Joker Action Figure ranked #2 for the month..

Bowen Designs had a strong month in March with five of their Marvel Comics statues in the top ten — the Thor Classic Action Figure ranked #3, the Iron Man Hydro Armor Statue ranked #5, the Goliath “New Uniform Version” Statue ranked #6, the Hawkeye Museum Pose Statue ranked #7, and the Annihilus Statue ranked #8.

DC Direct had two products in the top ten, led by the StarCraft Premium Series 2 Action Figures at #4. Also in the top ten was the Batman: Black & White: Mike Mignola Variant Statue at #9.

Rounding out the top ten was Kotobukiya’s X-Force: Archangel Fine Art Statue at #10.

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.

DOLLAR RANK QTY RANK TOY VENDOR
1 1 BATMAN ARKHAM ASYLUM PLAY ARTS KAI BATMAN AF SQU
2 2 BATMAN ARKHAM ASYLUM PLAY ARTS KAI JOKER AF SQU
3 7 THOR CLASSIC ACTION STATUE BOW
4 10 STARCRAFT PREMIUM SER 2 AF DC
5 20 IRON MAN HYDRO ARMOR PX STATUE BOW
6 22 GOLIATH NEW UNIFORM VER PX STATUE BOW
7 25 HAWKEYE MUSEUM POSE STATUE BOW
8 28 ANNIHILUS PX STATUE BOW
9 4 BATMAN BLACK & WHITE STATUE MIKE MIGNOLA VARIANT DC
10 27 X-FORCE ARCHANGEL FINE ART STATUE KOT
11 3 TEKKEN 2 TT CHRISTIE MONTEIRO BISHOUJO STATUE KOT
12 23 MARVEL UNIVERSE 6-IN AF ASST 201202 KEN
13 5 BATMAN BLACK & WHITE STATUE BY SAM KIETH DC
14 34 MARVEL UNIVERSE 6-IN AF ASST 201201 KEN
15 59 SW DARTH TALON STATUE GEN
16 65 PROFESSOR X STATUE BOW
17 55 MARVEL X TOKIDOKI FRENZIES 30PC BMB DS TOK
18 18 MARVEL MINIMATES SERIES 43 ASST DST
19 9 SW 501ST CLONE TROOPER PX ARTFX+ STATUE 2PK KOT
20 89 NARUTO SHIPPUDEN MININJA BMB DISPLAY TOY
21 39 HALO REACH SERIES 6 AF ASST TMP
22 8 AME COMI WONDER WOMAN REPAINT PVC FIGURE DC
23 98 GREEN LANTERN HAL JORDAN VS PARALLAX STATUE DC
24 77 MARVEL UNIVERSE AF ASST 201109 KEN
25 11 DOCTOR WHO CHAR BUILDING 11 DOCTOR MINI FIG SET UND

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