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

Toei Animation Full Year Result for the Fiscal Year 2022: One Piece Impresses, Hit Record Sales of 12 Billion Yen

Toei Animation Co., Ltd. finally released their full 2022 fiscal year result (that occurred between April 1, 2021, to March 31, 2022) to reveal its best performance to date amid its expanded overseas business which saw sales of video distribution rights increasing significantly in the overseas market. Toei Animation also reported that sales of video Continue reading Toei Animation Full Year Result for the Fiscal Year 2022: One Piece Impresses, Hit Record Sales of 12 Billion Yen

The Dragon Ball Series is Still Bandai Namco’s Biggest IP as of Fiscal Year 2022

Bandai Namco Holdings Inc. released its full fiscal year result ending March 31, 2022, revealing that the Dragon Ball series is yet again its biggest IP with a small growth recorded at 0.16% from the fiscal year before to 127.6 billion yen (≈984.03 million USD) in sales. This is unfortunately not its best in recent Continue reading The Dragon Ball Series is Still Bandai Namco’s Biggest IP as of Fiscal Year 2022

Toei Animation Q3 FY2022 Report: Looking Good for One Piece

This is a follow up report to: Toei Animation Q2 FY2022 Report: Record Sales from Asia as Overseas Film and Licensing Shine Toei Animation has recorded its best sales for the third quarter hitting 42,522 million yen (≈367.54 million USD) between April 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021 mainly due to increasing sales of its Continue reading Toei Animation Q3 FY2022 Report: Looking Good for One Piece

Toei Animation Q2 FY2022 Report: Record Sales from Asia as Overseas Film and Licensing Shine

This is a follow up report to: Toei Animation Q1 Report for Fiscal Year 2022: A Stronger One Piece, but Dragon Ball is as Formidable as Ever Net sales for Q2 is up for Toei Animation, its best so far since the 2nd quarter of Fiscal Year 2018, a jump of 17.77% year-on-year to 29,740 Continue reading Toei Animation Q2 FY2022 Report: Record Sales from Asia as Overseas Film and Licensing Shine

Toei Animation Q1 Report for Fiscal Year 2022: A Stronger One Piece, but Dragon Ball is as Formidable as Ever

This is a follow up report to Dragon Ball Remains Toei Animation’s Most Successful Series as of Fiscal Year 2021. Toei Animation has noted a 3.88% increase in net sales over Quarter 1 of last year to 13,187 million yen (~115 million USD), and a slight dip of operating income to 3,048 million yen (~26.7 Continue reading Toei Animation Q1 Report for Fiscal Year 2022: A Stronger One Piece, but Dragon Ball is as Formidable as Ever

Dragon Ball Remains Toei Animation’s Most Successful Series as of Fiscal Year 2021

Toei Animation reports a minor drop in sales year on year to 51,595 million yen (~454 million USD), down 5.88% from 54,819 million yen (~483 million USD) it recorded the prior year. As a result, its net income suffers a slight retreat to 11,067 million yen (~97 million USD), 3.24% lower than 11,437 million yen Continue reading Dragon Ball Remains Toei Animation’s Most Successful Series as of Fiscal Year 2021