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May 2020 Solicitations

Diamond has updated Previewsworld with the March 2020 catalogue, for items shipping May 2020 or later. Scouring the full list this month shows one new Artist’s Edition format book and one I’m not so sure about. It’s been one month since the last AE solicitation. Michael Golden’s Micronauts Artist’s Edition Michael Golden is regarded as one […]

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January 2020 Sales Numbers

Diamond released its January 2020 sales numbers over the weekend and ICv2 has extrapolated those and determined actual unit sales. These numbers are for Diamond’s direct sales in North America only and don’t include Diamond UK or the bookstore market. It’s worth reading the additional information under the sales charts. For the purposes of the AE Index, […]

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Artist's Edition Index Podcast Episode 36

Taking the Artist’s Edition Index from print to the spoken word. This month we take a look at shipping changes, October 2019 Sales Numbers, Artist’s Edition Out Of Print Sales October 2019, Artist’s Edition Index Poll November 2019, Top ten longest gaps between AE format books, and a review of Roy G. Krenkel: Father of […]

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Sales/Solicits

October 2019 Sales Numbers

Diamond released its October 2019 sales numbers over the weekend and ICv2 has extrapolated those and determined actual unit sales. These numbers are for Diamond’s direct sales in North America only and don’t include Diamond UK or the bookstore market. It’s worth reading the additional information under the sales charts. For the purposes of the AE Index, […]

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Podcast

Artist’s Edition Index Podcast Episode 35

Taking the Artist’s Edition Index from print to the spoken word, join me monthly for a look at all things Artist’s Edition. This month we take a look at shipping changes, Artist’s Edition Index Poll October 2019, January 2020 Solicitations, September 2019 Sales, Out Of Print Sales September 2019, and reviews of John Byrne’s Marvel […]

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Sales/Solicits

January 2020 Solicitations

Diamond has updated Previewsworld with the November 2019 catalogue, for items shipping January 2020 or later. Scouring the full list this month shows two new Artist’s Edition format books. We’ve been watching this first book through its crowdfunding but now is offered through Diamond. P. Craig Russell’s The Selfish Giant and Other Stories Fine Art Edition […]

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September 2019 Sales Numbers

Diamond released its September 2019 sales numbers over the weekend and ICv2 has extrapolated those and determined actual unit sales. These numbers are for Diamond’s direct sales in North America only and don’t include Diamond UK or the bookstore market. It’s worth reading the additional information under the sales charts. For the purposes of the AE Index, […]

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December 2019 Solicitations

Diamond has updated Previewsworld with the October 2019 catalogue, for items shipping December 2019 or later. Scouring the full list this month shows two new Artist’s Edition format books. Dave Cockrum’s X-Men Artifact Edition By 1975 the X-Men had been relegated to reprint status for a number of years, and the title was not a safe […]

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August 2019 Sales Numbers

Diamond released their August 2019 sales numbers over the weekend and ICv2 has extrapolated those and determined actual unit sales. These numbers are for Diamond’s direct sales in North America only and don’t include Diamond UK or the bookstore market. It’s worth reading the additional information under the sales charts. For the purposes of the AE Index, […]

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Sales/Solicits

November 2019 Solicitations

Diamond has updated Previewsworld with the September 2019 catalogue, for items shipping November 2019 or later. Scouring the full list this month shows two new Artist’s Edition format books. Original Art: Daniel Clowes Fantagraphics Studio Edition Fantagraphics’ latest Studio Edition turns the spotlight to the great Daniel Clowes, author of Ghost World, Patience, Wilson, David Boring, […]