Business Report: IG Port, Inc. (Fiscal Year 2018)

It was a challenging year for companies the likes of IG Port¹ for the fiscal year of 2018 to 2019 as change of consumer behaviour as well as the ongoing trade war between the United States and China including the rise of cost of doing business have all attributed to certain losses incurred by the Continue reading Business Report: IG Port, Inc. (Fiscal Year 2018)

Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: September 16, 2019 ~ September 22, 2019

  Oricon has released the weekly Manga sales ranking for the 3rd week of September 2019 available here.  Uesugi seems to be no longer in distress as Negi Haruba’s 5-toubun no Hanayome made a huge splash this week by claiming the number one spot. Sales has also improved for Dungeon Meshi Vol. 8 which was Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: September 16, 2019 ~ September 22, 2019

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: August 19, 2019 ~ August 25, 2019

  Oricon has released the weekly Light Novel ranking via their site available here. Makoto Shinkai’s latest theatrical hit “Tenki no Ko” takes the number one spot in the list with the novel version sitting in at the number 1 while the light novel (with illustration) sits in at number 4. The week also sees Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: August 19, 2019 ~ August 25, 2019