Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: June 22, 2020 ~ June 28, 2020

Sales have gotten a lot better for both Blu-rays and DVDs of Anime sold in Japan as it approaches the end of June, though for the previous week, ten Anime managed to get into the Top 20 Blu-rays sold in Japan. The figure is down by one for the week between June 22 to June Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: June 22, 2020 ~ June 28, 2020

Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: June 15, 2020 ~ June 21, 2020

Ten Anime titles made into the Top 20 Blu-rays sold in Japan for the week between June 15 to June 21, hence we are blessed with the full data of the Top 10 Anime for the said week! Again, it is thanks to Oricon that we get to see these charts on a weekly basis, Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: June 15, 2020 ~ June 21, 2020

Japanese Animation Market Hit an All-Time High in 2018, But Sales in the Overseas Market have Decelerated

The Association of Japanese Animations (AJA) released the Anime Industry Report 2019 back in December last year, but the English and Japanese summary of the report for the public to consume were not made available till later this year. The report summarizes the industry’s performance on a year-to-year basis taking into account several aspects such Continue reading Japanese Animation Market Hit an All-Time High in 2018, But Sales in the Overseas Market have Decelerated

Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: June 8, 2020 ~ June 14, 2020

Sales of Anime Blu-rays were on a roll the past two weeks, but they have finally settled down the second week of June with only six out of ten titles making into the Top 20 Blu-rays sold in Japan. To compare,  the period between May 25 to May 31 and June 1 to June 7 Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: June 8, 2020 ~ June 14, 2020

Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: June 1, 2020 ~ June 7, 2020

Frozen II is back at the top of the chart according to Oricon’s latest weekly sales ranking for Anime Blu-rays sold in Japan for the period between June 1 to June 7. The title overcame last week’s Tenki no Ko (or also known as Weathering with You in English) as sales for the title slumped Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: June 1, 2020 ~ June 7, 2020

Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: May 25, 2020 ~ May 31, 2020

It is not always we get to see Anime doing so well in the Top 20 chart for Blu-rays sold in Japan here. For the period between May 25 to May 31, 14 titles made into the list and therefore, we are blessed with data of copies sold for the Top 15 Anime Blu-rays sold Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: May 25, 2020 ~ May 31, 2020

Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: May 18, 2020 ~ May 24, 2020

  Despite the heavy plunge for sales of Frozen II going into its second week, physical copies sold by the title are still going strong as it hangs on to its number 1 spot for the week between May 18 to May 24. Trailing behind is no longer the Regular Edition of the movie, as Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: May 18, 2020 ~ May 24, 2020