Makoto Shinkai’s Suzume No Tojimari Hit 6.26 Billion Yen in 17 Days, Number of Audience Swelled to 4.6 Million People

Box office revenue for Makoto Shinkai’s latest Animated film, Suzume no Tojimari in its first 17 days has hit 6,260,000,000 yen (≈45.15 million USD), a further increase of about 4,400,000,000 yen (≈32 million USD) from the 1,884,215,620 yen (≈13.66 million USD) in box office revenue it made in its first 3 days. The number of Continue reading Makoto Shinkai’s Suzume No Tojimari Hit 6.26 Billion Yen in 17 Days, Number of Audience Swelled to 4.6 Million People

One Piece and Dragon Ball Super Films Boost Toei Animation Earnings to Record High as of First Half of FY2023

Toei Animation witnessed its best performance to date since FY2012 as net sales recorded for the six month period (from April 1 to September 30) flew as high as 42,450 million yen (≈290 million USD), a 42.74% increase over the same period the year before while net income rose 41.47% to 11,521 million yen (≈78.79 Continue reading One Piece and Dragon Ball Super Films Boost Toei Animation Earnings to Record High as of First Half of FY2023

Top Sales According to Series for the Month of October 2022

The month of October saw the Osomatsu-kun series topping Oricon’s monthly series sales chart with a total of 1,235.07 million yen (≈8.42 million USD) in physical sales made which was significantly driven by sales of Osomatsu-san The Movie’s complete box sets that were met with incredible demand in the week of their releases. The Blu-ray Continue reading Top Sales According to Series for the Month of October 2022

Sword Art Online is Kadokawa Corporation’s Best Publishing Title as of the Second Quarter of FY2023; Overlord Overtakes Kakkou no Iinazuke for the Video Segment

Kadokawa Corporation (hereinafter will be referred to as “the group”) reported its best second quarter performance to date (since FY2016) with quarter sales at a high 122,639 million yen (≈829.55 million USD), up by as much as 17.01% year-on-year (y-o-y) while its quarterly profit jumped 48.07% to 10,537 million yen (≈71.16 million USD). According to Continue reading Sword Art Online is Kadokawa Corporation’s Best Publishing Title as of the Second Quarter of FY2023; Overlord Overtakes Kakkou no Iinazuke for the Video Segment

Top Sales According to Series for the Month of September 2022

The series chart for the month of September is topped by ARASHI Anniversary Tour at 2,827.17 million yen (≈19.53 million USD) that is driven by sales of its Blu-rays which saw a massive 363,014 copies sold in the span of just 4 days when it was released back on September 15. The week where it Continue reading Top Sales According to Series for the Month of September 2022