Media Release — Media Release — Sporting the new costume from the pages of the “New 52,” the Justice League: Superman Action Figure from DC Collectibles was the best-selling toy product to comic book specialty retailers in December. DC Collectibles had a strong month in December with four products in the top ten including the DC Comics Cover Girls: Harley Quinn Statue at #2, the “We Can Be Heroes” Justice League Box Set (November’s top selling toy product) at #4, and the Dark Knight Returns Action Figure Box Set at #8.
Diamond Select Toys had two products in the top ten — the Marvel Select: Barbarian Hulk Action Figure at #4 and the Marvel Select: Storm Action Figure at #9.
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.
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|5||46||DARK KNIGHT BATMAN HD MASTERPIECE AF||ENTERBAY INTERNATIONAL LTD.|
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|15||17||WALKING DEAD MINIMATES SER 2||DIAMOND SELECT TOYS LLC|
|16||56||SPIDER-MAN BLK COSTUME MUSEUM POSE STATUE||BOWEN DESIGNS|
|17||43||MARVEL UNIVERSE AF ASST 201204||HASBRO TOY GROUP|
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|21||110||BATMAN SUPER ALLOY 1/6 SCALE FIG||PLAY IMAGINATIVE|
|22||25||DC COMICS SUPER HEROES SUPERGIRL BUST||DC COMICS|
|23||20||MUNSTERS KOACH 1/15 SCALE VEHICLE||DIAMOND SELECT TOYS LLC|
|24||33||DEVIL MAY CRY 3 PLAY ARTS KAI DANTE AF||SQUARE ENIX INC|
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