Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: May 18, 2020 ~ May 24, 2020

The latest weekly ranking for Manga for the period between May 18 to May 24 is finally out and available via Oricon here for your perusal. It is thanks to Oricon that we get to see these charts on a weekly basis, so do head over to their site here and show them your support! Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: May 18, 2020 ~ May 24, 2020

Oricon’s Half-Year Light Novel Sales Ranking 2020

The Oricon’s 2020 half year sales chart not only contains data on Manga‘s sales performance, but Light Novels too! It lists the 10 most sold titles according series. Hence, at number 1, Kimetsu no Yaiba contains the two of its Light Novel editions, Shiawase no Hana and Katabane no Chou bringing the total amount of Continue reading Oricon’s Half-Year Light Novel Sales Ranking 2020

Oricon’s Half-Year Manga Sales Ranking 2020

Oricon has released the half year sales chart available here detailing the performance of Manga sold in Japan for the period between December 2, 2019 to May 25, 2020. The charts for Manga are divided into two parts, one where the total of all volumes sold is taken into account while the other segregates them Continue reading Oricon’s Half-Year Manga Sales Ranking 2020

April 2020 Manga Sales According to NPD BookScan data (April 5, 2020 to May 2, 2020), for US Only

As I have noted in the previous post here, there will be no units sold data available for some time as Publisher Weekly is suspending unit sales due to the volatility of sales data caused by the Covid-19. Therefore, the top 20 list you find below will be excluding unit sales. You can find the Continue reading April 2020 Manga Sales According to NPD BookScan data (April 5, 2020 to May 2, 2020), for US Only

March 2020 Manga Sales According to NPD BookScan data (March 1, 2020 to April 4, 2020), for US Only

I was a bit hesitant to have this up at first as Publishers Weekly have stopped updating their site with the following comment, “As of 3/28/2020, due to extreme sales volatility caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, we are temporarily omitting unit sales for individual titles from the lists.” (source: Comics) As such, I am unable Continue reading March 2020 Manga Sales According to NPD BookScan data (March 1, 2020 to April 4, 2020), for US Only

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

Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: May 11, 2020 ~ May 17, 2020

Sales of video games in Japan has settled down for the week between May 11 to May 17 according to Famitsu’s latest sales chart accessible here. All of the titles in the top 10 have shown a decline for the week with one exception, Dragon Quest X All-in-One Package version 1 – 5 which debuted Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Video Game Ranking: May 11, 2020 ~ May 17, 2020