“Young Justice” Comic Sees Increases, “Green Lantern: The Animated Series” Finding Its Level

Details on estimated comics sold to North American comic shops during September 2012 have been made available, including sale numbers for the comic titles inspired by the acclaimed Young Justice and Green Lantern: The Animated Series cartoon titles. DC Comics released Young Justice #20 and Green Lantern: The Animated Series #6 in September 2012, with sales numbers for both titles below.

Green Lantern: The Animated Series #6 moved an estimated 6,625 copies to North American comic book stores during the month of September 2012. The comic title has experiencing a steady erosion of sales since its debut earlier this year, though the performance is standard in the current market. Sales will likely settle around the standard 5,000 – 6,000 range, normal for all-ages titles, within the coming months. Sales for Green Lantern: The Animated Series #0 – the special preview issue of the title – hit 13,600.

The September 2012 issue of Young Justice, issue #20, sold an estimated 7,515 copies to comic shops in North America. The title has been experiencing a slow growth in sales from month to month for the past year, usually an addition 1% jump per issue, though the switch to the second season Young Justice: Invasion era of the animated series has resulted in a bigger 5% jump in comic sales. Please note these numbers do not take into account copies appearing on newsstands or sold digitally.

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