Digital comics retailer comiXology sent us the following "media alert" in a press release:
Last month comiXology had one of the largest sales of all time with the Marvel BOGO Sale. We offered everyone the chance to buy ANYTHING you wanted from Marvel and get the next Marvel item for free.
The results are in and here are the top 10 Marvel issues purchased:
- Silk #1
- Star Wars #2
- Darth Vader #1
- Star Wars #1
- Ms. Marvel #12
- Ms. Marvel #11
- Ms. Marvel #10
- Thor #5
- Ms. Marvel #9
- Thor #4
Out of thousands of Marvel comics sold over the course of the Marvel BOGO Sale, 7 of the top 10 issues starred a Marvel female Super Hero proving that the Women of Marvel are here to stay!
I'm sure this announcement will result in a reasonable and insightful discussion of digital comics sales and what they mean for the industry in the comments section as usual. Join in the fray below, and bring a helmet!