ICv2 Top 50 Manga--Summer 2008
From 'ICv2 Guide #59'
Published: 09/08/2008 12:00am
This chart of the ICv2 Top 50 Manga Properties reflects sales in all channels in May, June, and the first half of July 2008. The Top 50 chart is based on interviews with retailers and distributors, information provided by Nielsen BookScan (in the form of monthly Top 20 lists (for example see “Bookscan’s Top 20 Graphic Novels for August 2008) of graphic novels sold in bookstores, and ICv2’s own analysis of information provided by Diamond Comic Distributors on graphic novel sales in comic stores.
For more information on the manga market in early summer 2008, see “FUNimation Anime Share Nearly One Third.”
For information on the release of ICv2 Guide #59: Anime/Manga, and information on how to get the ICv2 Guide, see “ICv2 Releases ICv2 Guide #59.”
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