Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: September 7, 2020 ~ September 13, 2020

My goodness, the bottom 11 to 20 seems like a competition for which Manga with the longest name sold the most. Mangaka should go easier when naming their original works. Nevertheless, I was really off the mark when I predicted Shingeki no Kyojin would sell around 380,000 copies – by almost 100,000 copies off. Cumulatively, Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: September 7, 2020 ~ September 13, 2020

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: September 7, 2020 to September 13, 2020

A pretty interesting week, with Famitsu’s latest Video Game sales chart indicating that PS4 Pro hardware saw sales rose by almost 95% for the period between September 7 to September 13 while its vanilla unit, experienced a sharp drop by nearly 75%. Say your one million thanks to the amazing folks over at Famitsu that Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: September 7, 2020 to September 13, 2020

Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: September 7, 2020 ~ September 13, 2020

The volume five of Sword Art Online: Alicization – War of Underworld debuted a lot better than the ones before seeing the number of copies sold going above 9,000 during the week. Volume four of the title sold 8,377 copies in March, while volume three sold 8,671 copies (note that these are sales during its Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Anime Blu-ray and DVD Ranking: September 7, 2020 ~ September 13, 2020

TSUTAYA and COMIC ZIN Weekly Tankoubon Sales Ranking via Natalie: September 7, 2020 to September 13, 2020

After releasing the charts from Tsutaya and Comic Zin the previous week, it is quite interesting that for the most part, the chart from Oricon seems to be more aligned with that of Tsutaya. Or the other way round? I have added commentaries on the previous blog post here, with some of the titles listed Continue reading TSUTAYA and COMIC ZIN Weekly Tankoubon Sales Ranking via Natalie: September 7, 2020 to September 13, 2020

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: August 31, 2020 ~ September 6, 2020

Sales of Kimetsu no Yaiba’s Light Novels that made into the chart for the week between August 31 to September 6 showed slight recovery with Shiawase no Hana climbing the most. However, not all of the known Kimetsu no Yaiba titles are up here. Tanjirou to Nezuko, Unmei no Hajimari Hen did not make the Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: August 31, 2020 ~ September 6, 2020

Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: August 31, 2020 ~ September 6, 2020

It is quite refreshing to see new titles making up the entire Top 10, and that seems to be the case for the latest Manga sales ranking chart for the period between August 31 to September 6. It is within the expected range, Spy x Family sold 357,318 copies during the week, taking the number Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: August 31, 2020 ~ September 6, 2020

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: August 31, 2020 to September 6, 2020

Sales of video game hardware have slowed down a little going into September after much better sales posted the week before. However, it is all good news for the Switch machines, as the total lifetime sales finally breach the 15 million units mark sold in Japan. To be precise, the total lifetime units sold for Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: August 31, 2020 to September 6, 2020