According to various home media retailing outlets and independent research, the new Green Lantern: First Flight direct-to-video animated feature took a predictable dip in its second week of sales on the home video DVD charts, but still managed to make a fine showing. The direct-to-video animated featured slid down to #25 on the charts, down twenty slots from its debut week, selling an estimated 48,250 copies for the week ending August 9th, 2009, bringing the DVD total sales of Green Lantern: First Flight to an estimated 206,500 united sold since its debut on July 28th, 2009. Keep in mind the sales numbers above do not take into account Blu-ray numbers, rental numbers, OnDemand numbers, or legal download numbers.
To compare, Green Lantern: First Flight is on track to eclipse the sales of the previous “DC Universe Animated Original Movie” title Wonder Woman, the sleeper direct-to-video animated hit release which debuted in March 2009.
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