Oricon’s Yearly Manga Sales Ranking 2022

Remember! That it is thanks to Oricon that we get to see these charts on a yearly basis, so be sure to say your thanks by visiting their site here. All the information you see below is accessible via Oricon right here (Series) and here (Individuals). For previous years’ charts, you can read them here Continue reading Oricon’s Yearly Manga Sales Ranking 2022

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 August 2022

It comes in as no surprise that One Piece would top the chart for the month of August seeing its stellar performances with the entrances of its new Manga volumes at the start of the month that greeted the chart between August 1 and August 7 with great success. The 103rd volume was off to Continue reading Top Sales According to Series for the Month of August 2022

Bandai Namco Holdings 1st Quarter FY2023 Performance: Mobile Suit Gundam Overtakes Dragon Ball to Be the Best Performing IP Groupwide

The Mobile Suit Gundam Series Leads Sales Groupwide Bandai Namco Holdings first quarter report for FY2023 sees the Mobile Suit Gundam series overtaking the Dragon Ball series to be the best performing title groupwide for the quarter that took place between April 1 and June 30 this year. It was not always that Dragon Ball Continue reading Bandai Namco Holdings 1st Quarter FY2023 Performance: Mobile Suit Gundam Overtakes Dragon Ball to Be the Best Performing IP Groupwide

Toei Animation Quarter 1 FY2023 Results: Record Sales Hit for the Group, Dragon Ball at Its Highest Sales Since FY2018

Toei Animation has reported record sales for the 1st quarter of FY2023 with net sales up by 36.96% to 18,061 million yen (≈133.81 million USD) derived from strong performance of sales related to the One Piece Film: Red and Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero theatrical releases. Note that the period considered for the first quarter Continue reading Toei Animation Quarter 1 FY2023 Results: Record Sales Hit for the Group, Dragon Ball at Its Highest Sales Since FY2018

Oricon’s Half-Year Manga Sales Ranking 2022

The Oricon half-year sales chart for the year 2022 is finally out! And before jumping right into it, there are a couple of things that you ought to know. First, the aggregation period. Take note that the aggregation period for the list occurs between November 22, 2021, and May 22, 2022. In case you would Continue reading Oricon’s Half-Year Manga Sales Ranking 2022