The Usual Suspects - Top Universal CGC Submissions for Comic Books from the 1990s
Overall Rank Comic Total Universal Submissions Top 25 Rankings
2000-Early 2001 Late 2001 2002-Early 2003 Late 2003 Early 2004 Late 2004 Early 2005
1 Spawn 1           1,585 1 1 3 3 6 3 2
2 Spider-Man 1 Silver Edition           1,388 2 2 1 1 1 4 6
3 Uncanny X-Men 266           1,185 5 3 2 2 3 1 1
4 Spider-Man 1 870 3 5 5 4 2 10 21
5 X-Men 1 Special Collectors Edition 453 4   16   12 20 7
6 Amazing Spider-Man 361 420 17 20 6 11 9 7 11
7 X-Men 1 388 6   23 12   8 3
8 Spider-Man 1 Gold Edition 364 10 7 9 * 16 25 10
9 Amazing Spider-Man 328 362 18 12 7 7 5    
10 Witchblade 1 357 8 4 13 22     17
11 New Mutants 87 337 13 6 14 13   12 5
12 Daredevil v2 #1 326 25 20 4 18      
13 Spider-Man 1 Platinum Edition 306 14 9 10   20    
14 John Byrne's Next Men 21 270       5 4 6 4
15 Venom: Lethal Protector 1 262 15 16 11   24    
16 New Mutants 98 251           2 8
17 Uncanny X-Men 283 242 23 20   22 10 9 23
18 Batman 497 236     8   14    
19 Uncanny X-Men 268 234     20 6   16 16
20 Uncanny X-Men 281 219 24       11 23 12
21 Spawn 4 204 7 19          
22 Spawn 2 194 11 13          
23 Magnus Robot Fighter 1 191         24 5 14
24 JLA 1 178 16 15          
25 Spider-Man 1 Poly-Bagged Silver Edition 174              
26 Harbinger 0 Pink Variant 161         18 14 9
27 Amazing Spider-Man 363 155     15        
28 Incredible Hulk 377 154     19 19      
29 Amazing Spider-Man 362 153 25       24    
30 Tomb Raider 1 151 19   18        
31 Uncanny X-Men 282 151 21            
32 Solar, Man of the Atom 1 151         8 13 14
33 X-Men 25 146       15      
34 Spawn 3 140 12            
35 Marvel Authentix: Daredevil 1 140     12        
36 X-O Manowar 1 139         7 19  
37 Rai 0 136       16   18  
38 Marvel Authentix: Amazing Spider-Man 1 Marvel Authentix Sketch Cover 132   8   22      
39 Uncanny X-Men 267 128       10      
40 Amazing Spider-Man 375 125         21    
41 Harbinger 1 125       22   15 23
42 Ghost Rider v2 #1 122       22   25  
43 X-Men Annual 14 122              
44 Rai 1 120           11  
45 Spectacular Spider-Man 200 117              
46 Uncanny X-Men 300 116         24    
47 X-Men 2 114     25       23
48 Amazing Spider-Man v2 #1 Sunburst Variant Cover 109              
49 Amazing Spider-Man v2 #1 108              
50 Spider-Man 2 108         21    
51 X-Men: Alpha 1 107   14          
52 Superman 75 105       20      
53 Witchblade 1 Top Cow Collection 105 9            
54 X-Men: Prime 1 104   20          
55 Witchblade 25 Speckle Holofoil Edition 104 20 17          
57 Amazing Spider-Man 330 103       9 15    
59 Solar, Man of the Atom 10 102           20  
60 Superman: The Wedding Album 1 Collector's Edition 102     22        
61 Catwoman 1 100         19    
63 Magnus Robot Fighter 12 96           22  
63 Baseball's Greatest Heroes 1 96         13 24 17
66 Authority 1 95   10          
70 Fathom 9 91     17        
74 Shadowman 1 88           17  
75 Nightwing 1 88   20          
76 Witchblade 2 86   18          
80 Lady Death Limited Series 1 83 22            
85 Daredevil: The Man Without Fear 1 81     21        
88 Uncanny X-Men 257 80             22
90 Spawn 21 78       8      
95 Danger Girl 1 Chromium Edition 74   20          
95 Hulk 1 74     24        
106 Spider-Man 1 UPC Gold Edition 68       17*      
133 Magnus Robot Fighter 0 Mail-order Edition 59             13
181 Uncanny X-Men 284 47       14      
195 Uncanny X-Men 270 45       21      
202 X-O Manowar 3 43         17    
266 Purgatori: The Vampires Myth 1 35   11          
286 Amazing Fantasy 16 32             17
295 Namor, the Sub-Mariner 1 31         21    
389 Amazing Fantasy 18 22             17
487 Amazing Fantasy 17 18             23
* The inclusion of Spider-Man 1 UPC Gold Edition and exclusion of Spider-Man 1 Gold Edition may indicate an error in the census identification of those issues, late 2003.