Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: August 31, 2020 ~ September 6, 2020

Sales of Anime Blu-rays welcomed the month of September with big welcoming arms with Princess Connect! Re:Dive sitting at the top of the chart. The title sold 21,545 copies that week, down 24% from whence its volume one made its debut in August. Nevertheless, the number of copies sold are still strong. Note that it Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: August 31, 2020 ~ September 6, 2020

Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: July 27, 2020 ~ August 2, 2020

Pretty much all of the new titles (expected to top the chart) releasing the week between July 27 to August 2 are on the week’s list with Stike the Blood IV OVA taking the top spot with 7,522 copies sold in its first week. This is followed by Toaru Kagaku no Railgun T at 5,029 Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: July 27, 2020 ~ August 2, 2020

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: July 13, 2020 to July 19, 2020

Ghost of Tsushima registered a strong opening week in Japan as it sold 212,915 copies for the week between July 13 to July 19 according to Famitsu here. Following closely behind is another new title, Paper Mario: The Origami King​, remade for the Nintendo Switch. At number 9 you will find Futari De! Nyanko Daisensou​, Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: July 13, 2020 to July 19, 2020

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: July 13, 2020 ~ July 19, 2020

I am calling it, it is only a matter of time till Kimetsu no Yaiba takes over the Light Novel’s chart, provided if Shueisha keeps churning out more Light Novels based on the title. I initially thought that ‘Kyoudai no Kizuna to Oni Korosetai hen’ was the other ‘Novelize’ version of the series, only to Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: July 13, 2020 ~ July 19, 2020

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: March 30, 2020 ~ April 5, 2020

Sales of Animal Crossing: New Horizons finally crossed the 3 million mark according to the latest sales chart accessible via Famitsu here. It is thanks to them that we are able to see the charts every week, so please pay them a visit here and bless them with your support! Unfortunately Resident Evil 3, the Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: March 30, 2020 ~ April 5, 2020

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