Monday, September 16, 2019

August 2019 Sales Report: Black Panther Falls Into Cancellation Zone



Coates Panther run fell under 20K sales for the first time in his publication history. There were no renumberings or gimmicks around to starve it off. 

18,419




Full publication history with the solos....






The T'challa led Avengers...



Thursday, August 8, 2019

Comprehensive Reading Order

Origin Story
  • Fantastic Four #52-53

Panther's Rage
  • Jungle Action #6-18

Kirby Run

  • King Solomon's Frogs (Black Panther, vol 1, #1-7)
  • Jakarra (Black Panther, vol 1, #8-10)
  • Kiber the Cruel (Black Panther, vol 1, #11-13)
  • Ulysses Klaw (Black Panther, vol 1, #14-15)


Gillis Run

  • Gillis (Black Panther, vol 2, #1-4)


Priest Run 
  • The Client (Black Panther, vol 3, #1-5)
  • Enemy of the State (Black Panther, vol 3, #6-12)
  • The End (Black Panther, vol 3, #13-15)
  • Uptown (Black Panther, vol 3, #16-17)
  • Killmonger's Rage (Black Panther, vol 3, #18-20)
  • Killmonger's Reign (Black Panther, vol 3, #21-25)
  • Sturm Und Drang (Black Panther, vol 3, #26-30)
  • Seduction of the Innocent (Black Panther, vol 3, #31-33)
  • Gorilla Warfare (Black Panther, vol 3, #34-35)
  • The Once and Future King (Black Panther, vol 3, #36-37)
  • Return of the Dragon (Black Panther, vol 3, #38-40)
  • Enemy of the State II (Black Panther, vol 3, #41-45)
  • Saddles Ablaze (Black Panther, vol 3, #46-47)
  • The King is Dead (Black Panther, vol 3, #48-49)

Avengers 

  • Red Zone (Avengers, vol 3, #65-70)

Hudlin Run 
  • Who is the Black Panther (Black Panther, vol 4, #1-6)
  • House of M (Black Panther,vol 4, #7)
  • Wild Kingdom (X-Men #175-176, Black Panther, vol 4, #8-9)
  • Bad Mutha (Black Panther, vol 4, #10-13)
  • Bride of the Panther (Black Panther, vol 4, #14-18)
  • Civil War (Black Panther, vol 4, #19-25)
  • Four the Hard Way (Black Panther, vol 4, #26-30)
  • Little Green Men (Black Panther, vol 4, #31-34)
  • Back to Africa (Black Panther, vol 4, #35-38)
  • See Wakanda and Die/Secret Invasion (Black Panther, vol 4, #39-41)

Fantastic Four

  • The New Fantastic Four #544-550

Hudlin/Mayberry Run
  • Deadliest of the Species (Black Panther, vol 5, #1-6)
  • Power (Black Panther, vol 5, #7-11)
  • Doom War #1-6

Liss Run
  • The Man Without Fear (Black Panther: The Man Without Fear #513-518)
  • The Man Without Fear: Fear Itself (Black Panther: The Man Without Fear #519-524)
  • The Kingpin of Wakanda (Black Panther: The Most Dangerous Man Alive #525-529)

Re-Powered
  • Fantastic Four #607-608

Avengers vs X-Men

  • Avenger vs X-Men #8-9
  • AvX Vs #5
  • AvX: Consequences #1
  • A+X #3

Hickman/New Avengers Run
  • Avengers, vol 5, #1
  • Everything Dies (New Avengers, vol 3, #1-6)
  • Infinity #1-6
  • Infinity (New Avengers, vol 3, #7-12)
  • Avengers, vol 5, #28 
  • Other Worlds (New Avengers, vol 3, #13.INH-17)
  • Avengers, vol 5, #29
  • Avengers, vol 5, #34
  • Perfect World (New Avengers, vol 3, #18-23)
  • Time Runs Out Vol 1 (Avengers, vol 5, #35-37; New Avengers, vol 3, #24-25) [not in NA #24, Av #36]
  • Time Runs Out Vol 2 (Avengers, vol 5, #38-39; New Avengers, vol 3, #26-28)
  • Time Runs Out Vol 3 (Avengers, vol 5, #40-42; New Avengers, vol 3, #29-30)
  • Time Runs Out Vol 4 (Avengers, vol 5, #43-44; New Avengers, vol 3, #31-33)
  • Secret Wars #1-9

Coates Run Vol 6
  • A Nation Under Our Feet (Black Panther, vol 6, #1-12)
  • Avengers of the New World (Black Panther, vol 6, #13-18, #166-171)


Ultimates
  • Ultimates: Omniversal (#1-6)
  • Ultimates: Omniversal Vol 2- Civil War II (#7-12)
  • Ultimates²: Troubleshooters (#1-6)
  • Ultimates²: Eternity War (#7-11, #100)

Minis
  • Rise of the Black Panther #1-6
  • Black Panther vs Deadpool #1-5

Coates Run Vol 7
  • The Intergalactic Empire of Wakanda (Black Panther, vol 7, #1-current)

Avengers
  • Avengers, vol 8, #1-current

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Essential Black Panther Reading Order

TLDR Summary

  • Fantastic Four #52-53
  • Panther's Rage
  • Priest Run, volume 3
  • Hudlin Run, volume 4 and 5
  • Doom War
  • Liss Run, Man Without Fear/Most Dangerous Man Alive
  • Fantastic Four #607-608
  • Hickman's New Avengers, Infinity, Time Run's Out, Secret Wars
  • Coates Run, volume 6 and 7


Detailed Reading Order

Origin Story
  • Fantastic Four #52-53

Panther's Rage
  • Jungle Action #6-18

Priest Run 
  • The Client (Black Panther, vol 3, #1-5)
  • Enemy of the State (Black Panther, vol 3, #6-12)
  • The End (Black Panther, vol 3, #13-15)
  • Uptown (Black Panther, vol 3, #16-17)
  • Killmonger's Rage (Black Panther, vol 3, #18-20)
  • Killmonger's Reign (Black Panther, vol 3, #21-25)
  • Sturm Und Drang (Black Panther, vol 3, #26-30)
  • Seduction of the Innocent (Black Panther, vol 3, #31-33)
  • Gorilla Warfare (Black Panther, vol 3, #34-35)
  • The Once and Future King (Black Panther, vol 3, #36-37)
  • Return of the Dragon (Black Panther, vol 3, #38-40)
  • Enemy of the State II (Black Panther, vol 3, #41-45)
  • Saddles Ablaze (Black Panther, vol 3, #46-47)
  • The King is Dead (Black Panther, vol 3, #48-49)

Hudlin Run 
  • Who is the Black Panther (Black Panther, vol 4, #1-6)
  • House of M (Black Panther,vol 4, #7)
  • Wild Kingdom (X-Men #175-176, Black Panther, vol 4, #8-9)
  • Bad Mutha (Black Panther, vol 4, #10-13)
  • Bride of the Panther (Black Panther, vol 4, #14-18)
  • Civil War (Black Panther, vol 4, #19-25)
  • Four the Hard Way (Black Panther, vol 4, #26-30)
  • Little Green Men (Black Panther, vol 4, #31-34)
  • Back to Africa (Black Panther, vol 4, #35-38)
  • See Wakanda and Die/Secret Invasion (Black Panther, vol 4, #39-41)

Hudlin/Mayberry Run
  • Deadliest of the Species (Black Panther, vol 5, #1-6)
  • Power (Black Panther, vol 5, #7-11)
  • Doom War #1-6

Liss Run
  • The Man Without Fear (Black Panther: The Man Without Fear #513-518)
  • The Man Without Fear: Fear Itself (Black Panther: The Man Without Fear #519-524)
  • The Kingpin of Wakanda (Black Panther: The Most Dangerous Man Alive #525-529)

Re-Powered
  • Fantastic Four #607-608

Hickman/New Avengers Run
  • Avengers, vol 5, #1
  • Everything Dies (New Avengers, vol 3, #1-6)
  • Infinity #1-6
  • Infinity (New Avengers, vol 3, #7-12)
  • Avengers, vol 5, #28 
  • Other Worlds (New Avengers, vol 3, #13.INH-17)
  • Avengers, vol 5, #29
  • Avengers, vol 5, #34
  • Perfect World (New Avengers, vol 3, #18-23)
  • Time Runs Out Vol 1 (Avengers, vol 5, #35-37; New Avengers, vol 3, #24-25) [not in NA #24, Av #36]
  • Time Runs Out Vol 2 (Avengers, vol 5, #38-39; New Avengers, vol 3, #26-28)
  • Time Runs Out Vol 3 (Avengers, vol 5, #40-42; New Avengers, vol 3, #29-30)
  • Time Runs Out Vol 4 (Avengers, vol 5, #43-44; New Avengers, vol 3, #31-33)
  • Secret Wars #1-9

Coates Run
  • A Nation Under Our Feet (Black Panther, vol 6, #1-12)
  • Avengers of the New World (Black Panther, vol 6, #13-18, #166-171)

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Feb 2019 Sales Update



Coates Panther is back down in the low 20's...




Full publication history with the solos....




With BPvsDP ending, here is a look at how the T'challa centric minis line up...



The T'challa led Avengers...