Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: January 11, 2021 ~ January 17, 2021

Sales have calmed down for all titles, but not for Shin Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Kigunasu no Otome-tachi which saw a decent climb in number of copies sold for the week. This should bring the cumulative sales for the title to 29,376 copies within its first two weeks. It is thanks to the awesome people Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: January 11, 2021 ~ January 17, 2021

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: January 4, 2021 ~ January 10, 2021

Members of the list remain largely intact, though sales have decreased across the board. The 25th volume of Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu has seen a third consecutive drop with 6,601 copies sold recorded for the week. This should bring the 3-week total of copies sold for Volume 25 to 41,630 copies. It is thanks Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: January 4, 2021 ~ January 10, 2021

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 28, 2020 ~ January 3, 2021

Light Novel sales chart for the week between December 28 to January 3 features two new releases with Isekai Nonbiri Nouka (No. 4) and Isekai Meikyuu de Harem wo (No. 8) managing 12,881 copies and 10,432 copies sold respectively. One Peace Books has licensed the Manga edition of Isekai Nonbiri Nouka with two of its Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 28, 2020 ~ January 3, 2021

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 21, 2020 ~ December 27, 2020

A pretty good week for Light Novels in Japan if I may say. The week’s chart is opened by the latest volume of Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu‘s which performed slightly better than Volume 24 in its debut week — the volume sold 17,686 copies then. Sales of the title remained strong for Volume 24 Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 21, 2020 ~ December 27, 2020

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 14, 2020 ~ December 20, 2020

Sales have slowed down for the week between December 14 to December 20 for Light Novels with previous week’s new releases, Sword Art Online: Unital Ring IV and Seishun Buta Yarou wa Nightingale no Yume wo Minai plunged 56.49% and 61.13% respectively, though the first still maintains its grip on the number 1 spot. Nevertheless, Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 14, 2020 ~ December 20, 2020

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 7, 2020 ~ December 13, 2020

The latest volume of Sword Art Online was met with much zest the first week of its release as it sold 60,589 copies, 47% higher than the debut sales of Volume 24. The previous volume however, did see sales climb the second week by a sheer amount — Volume 24 first week sales are 31,847 Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 7, 2020 ~ December 13, 2020

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: November 30, 2020 ~ December 6, 2020

Looks like a spillover effect can be seen here as we see sales of most Kimetsu no Yaiba titles climbing for the week. Kaze no Michishirube, Katabane no Chou and Shiawase no Hana experienced sales up by more than 40% while Mugen Ressha-hen Novelize had a modest growth of about 21%. Mugen Ressha-hen Novelize Mirai Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: November 30, 2020 ~ December 6, 2020