Comic Sales Climb 19% In November, DC Still Rules.

Comic book sales! They’re climbing. This year’s November sales were up 19% from last year’s, and they be led by none other than the Johns/Lee/Gimmickry Powered DC New 52. Whatever it takes, amirite?

Robot 6:

The comic book market was up more than 19 percent in November when compared with the same period last year, with comics up 23 percent and graphic novels up 12 percent. So far this year the comics and graphics novel market is up 1.87 percent versus the first 11 months of 2010. If December cooperates, this could be the first up year for the market since 2008.

DC Comics was once again the top company in terms of market share. The company took six of the top 10 spots on  Diamond’s Top 100 Comics  list, with  Justice League  #3,  Batman  #3,  Action Comics  #3,Green Lantern #3  and  Marvel’s Point One #1  making up the top five comics of the month.  Batman: Noel  took the No. 1 spot on the  Top 100 Graphic Novels  list.

The first up year since 2008? Shit I’ll take it.