Registering for Oricon’s Yuutaiju (Personal) Account

I shall be guiding you guys on how to register for Oricon’s Yuutaiju (Personal) Account through this post. Before that, there are a couple of things you will need to know: This blog is not affiliated with nor is sponsored by Oricon. Oricon has a strict policy with regards to the sharing of information belonging Continue reading Registering for Oricon’s Yuutaiju (Personal) Account

Regarding Oricon Rankings and What You May Want to Know

Introduction Hi guys! Erzat here. First of all, allow me to thank all of you for visiting this really small blog of mine. I hope the information you find here can help you out in all sorts of ways. As usual, I appreciate any feedback regarding the site. If there is anything that I can Continue reading Regarding Oricon Rankings and What You May Want to Know

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: July 12, 2021 ~ July 18, 2021

The week’s top spot is taken by Otonari no Tenshi-sama ni Itsunomanika Dame Ningen ni Sareteita Ken latest 5th volume with 19,791 which is its best debut sales thus far among its latest four volumes. The series initially began as a web novel on Shousetsuka ni Narou before SB Creative started releasing the revised and Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: July 12, 2021 ~ July 18, 2021

Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: July 12, 2021 ~ July 18, 2021

Kingdom is a strong contender as ever as it sees its latest Volume 62 taking the top spot for the week between July 12 to July 18. However, its 349,862 copies sold is not as impressive as past volumes, in particular Volume 55 which recorded the highest debut sales thus far among its latest eight Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: July 12, 2021 ~ July 18, 2021

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: July 12, 2021 to July 18, 2021

Another poor week for consoles as only Xbox Series X recorded improvement week-on-week. The console jumped a big 61.48% to see number of units sold at 1,503 from previous week’s 579 units. Units sold have slipped for Series S to 371 to see total units sold for Xbox Series at 1,874. PlayStation 4 fell the Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: July 12, 2021 to July 18, 2021

Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: July 12, 2021 ~ July 18, 2021

Sales have finally calmed down after several weeks of excellent performance where Anime Blu-rays occupied more than ten places on Oricon’s Top 20 Blu-ray charts, however the week between July 12 to July 18 only saw nine of the titles below listed. Kimetsu no Yaiba Movie: Mugen Ressha-hen is still hanging on to the charts Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: July 12, 2021 ~ July 18, 2021

TSUTAYA and COMIC ZIN Weekly Tankoubon Sales Ranking via Natalie: July 12, 2021 to July 18, 2021

Yasuhisa Hara’s Kingdom Volume 61 witnessed the series’ weakest two-week sales among its past seven volumes with copies sold amounting to 501,865 copies at the time, which is 23.31% less than Volume 55’s 654,442 copies sold. Despite ranking on the third week, it could not push numbers beyond 600,000 copies sold though sales recovered for Continue reading TSUTAYA and COMIC ZIN Weekly Tankoubon Sales Ranking via Natalie: July 12, 2021 to July 18, 2021

Oricon Inc.’s Earnings are Looking Sharp as of Fiscal Year 2020

Net Income has risen to an all time high for Oricon Inc. despite fall in Ordinary Profit year-on-year to 860,089,000 yen (~$7,855,303). Although the positive outcome is most welcome, Oricon Inc. is cautious amid a surge of Corona infection cases globally, and the company expresses its concern with regards to the business’s outlook going forward Continue reading Oricon Inc.’s Earnings are Looking Sharp as of Fiscal Year 2020

Dragon Ball Series is Bandai Namco Holdings’ Biggest Earner Among its IPs in 2020

According to Bandai Namco Holdings latest Integrated Report, the Dragon Ball series is its largest sales contributor among its IPs in 2020. Sales for the IP grew 4.37% from 129 billion yen (~$1.169 billion) from 2019 to 134.9 billion yen (~$1.222 billion) in 2020. The Mobile Suit Gundam series comes in 2nd as sales maintained Continue reading Dragon Ball Series is Bandai Namco Holdings’ Biggest Earner Among its IPs in 2020