News Top Selling Direct Market Graphic Novels
posted on 2005-03-25 14:40 EST
In a list of February sales to comic book stores by Diamond Distributors, the top ranking manga related titles barely make the top ten, with Megatokyo volume 3 in 9th spot, and Fruits Basket volume 7 ranked in 10th spot. Last month Ghost in the Shell 2 and Berserk ranked 4th and 6th respectively. As ANN reported last month, bookstores, not the direct market, now make up the vast majority of manga sales in North America.
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