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

Top Manga Sold in the US: December 2021

ICv2’s chart which goes on a week longer than Publisher Weekly’s noted four new releases on its list which is led by the latest volumes of Chainsaw Man and Jujutsu Kaisen, where both place 1st and 2nd respectively. The other two new releases can be found at Number 15 with Junji Ito’s Deserter story collection Continue reading Top Manga Sold in the US: December 2021

Top Weekly Manga Sold in the US: January 2 to January 8, 2022

Dragon Ball Super’s 15th volume tops the chart with physical copies at 10,245 copies sold in its first 5 days, and another new release can be found at Number 3 with the 2nd volume of My Hero Academia Team-Up Missions which sees 4,056 copies sold, also in its first 5 days. The title is a Continue reading Top Weekly Manga Sold in the US: January 2 to January 8, 2022

IG Port’s Quarter Two Profit Drops Year-on-Year Amid Weak Performance by its Video Production and Other Businesses

Note that this is a follow up to the article: A Slightly Rough Start for IG Port, but All Indicators are Positive for its Fiscal Year 2022 Quarter 1 Performance which was published on October 16, 2021. IG Port, Inc., the parent company of Production I.G, Wit Studio, Signal.MD and the publishing company, Mag Garden Continue reading IG Port’s Quarter Two Profit Drops Year-on-Year Amid Weak Performance by its Video Production and Other Businesses

COMIC ZIN Weekly Tankoubon Sales Ranking via Natalie: January 10, 2022 to January 16, 2022

COMIC ZIN’s list for the week between January 10 and January 16 features several familiar titles with their new volume releases, led by Takuto Kashiki’s 10th volume of Hakumei to Mikochi. Releases from the title are not as frequent as it was last seen making debuts for Volumes 8 and 9 (around one volume a Continue reading COMIC ZIN Weekly Tankoubon Sales Ranking via Natalie: January 10, 2022 to January 16, 2022

TSUTAYA Weekly Tankoubon Sales Ranking: January 10, 2022 to January 16, 2022

There is not much to say about new releases for the week between January 10 and January 16 other than the two Karakai Jouzu no Takagi-san related titles which sees its main storyline’s 17th volume placing 4th for the week while the other, Karakai Jouzu no (Moto) Takagi-san is found at Number 16 with its Continue reading TSUTAYA Weekly Tankoubon Sales Ranking: January 10, 2022 to January 16, 2022

Japan Top 14 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: January 3, 2022 ~ January 9, 2022

There are only two new releases that make it onto the chart for the week between January 3 to January 9, first is Kumo desu ga, Nani ka? Volume 16 with both Regular and Special Editions making an impressive debut of 13,944 copies sold in just two days! Note that it already did very well Continue reading Japan Top 14 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: January 3, 2022 ~ January 9, 2022

Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: January 3, 2022 ~ January 9, 2022

Manga sales chart between January 3 and January 9 is still witnessing strong sales by Jujutsu Kaisen volumes, but the intensity has lessened compared to the week before. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 18 retains its Number 1 spot at 255,961 copies, bringing its lifetime sales (excluding the Limited Edition) to 1,421,958 copies sold. As for other past Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: January 3, 2022 ~ January 9, 2022