NEWS: Top Selling Irish Creators Through Diamond For April

Diamond Distribution have released the list of the top selling comics for April. With Avengers Vs. X-Men leading the way, we took a look at the list to see which creator was leading the way for Ireland. That honour befell Declan Shalvey with two issues of Thunderbolts on the list. Issue #172 was the only book with an Irish creator to break the top 100. Garth Ennis’ The Boys #65 came in at #115 ahead of Nick Roche’s cover art on Transformers: More Then Meets The Eye #4. Stephen Thompson’s work on Hellraiser#13 lands him #223 on the list just ahead of Garth Ennis’ Stitched #4 from Avatar at #231.
The books postion on the list on the left colum with the estimated numbers of copies sold on the right column.

100

THUNDERBOLTS #172

$2.99

MAR

19,203

103

THUNDERBOLTS #173

$2.99

MAR

19,017

115

BOYS #65 (MR)

$4.99

DE

16,371

150

TRANSFORMERS ROBOTS IN DISGUISE ONGOING #4

$3.99

IDW

11,896

223

HELLRAISER #13 (MR)

$3.99

BOO

6,855

231

STITCHED #4 (MR)

$3.99

AVA

6,386

On the graphic novel list, it is PJ Holden collected work on Terminator/Robocop: Kill Human which was the highest selling grpahic with an Irish name. It came in ahead of 4 Garth Ennis collected editions and Will Sliney’s Farscape Volume 7 at #198

151

TERMINATOR ROBOCOP KILL HUMAN TP

$16.99

DE

680

182

BOYS TP VOL 10 BUTCHER BAKER CANDLESTICKMAKER   (MR)

$19.99

DE

553

198

FARSCAPE TP VOL 07 WAR UNCHARTED TERRITORIES PT ONE

$12.99

BOO

495

212

PREACHER TP VOL 01 GONE TOTEXASNEW EDITION

$17.99

DC

458

281

BOYS TP VOL 09 BIG RIDE (MR)

$24.99

DE

331

284

BOYS TP VOL 01 NAME OF THE GAME (MR)

$16.99

DE

326