Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: January 4, 2021 ~ January 10, 2021

Members of the list remain largely intact, though sales have decreased across the board. The 25th volume of Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu has seen a third consecutive drop with 6,601 copies sold recorded for the week. This should bring the 3-week total of copies sold for Volume 25 to 41,630 copies. It is thanks Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: January 4, 2021 ~ January 10, 2021

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 28, 2020 ~ January 3, 2021

Light Novel sales chart for the week between December 28 to January 3 features two new releases with Isekai Nonbiri Nouka (No. 4) and Isekai Meikyuu de Harem wo (No. 8) managing 12,881 copies and 10,432 copies sold respectively. One Peace Books has licensed the Manga edition of Isekai Nonbiri Nouka with two of its Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 28, 2020 ~ January 3, 2021

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 21, 2020 ~ December 27, 2020

A pretty good week for Light Novels in Japan if I may say. The week’s chart is opened by the latest volume of Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu‘s which performed slightly better than Volume 24 in its debut week — the volume sold 17,686 copies then. Sales of the title remained strong for Volume 24 Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 21, 2020 ~ December 27, 2020

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 14, 2020 ~ December 20, 2020

Sales have slowed down for the week between December 14 to December 20 for Light Novels with previous week’s new releases, Sword Art Online: Unital Ring IV and Seishun Buta Yarou wa Nightingale no Yume wo Minai plunged 56.49% and 61.13% respectively, though the first still maintains its grip on the number 1 spot. Nevertheless, Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 14, 2020 ~ December 20, 2020

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 7, 2020 ~ December 13, 2020

The latest volume of Sword Art Online was met with much zest the first week of its release as it sold 60,589 copies, 47% higher than the debut sales of Volume 24. The previous volume however, did see sales climb the second week by a sheer amount — Volume 24 first week sales are 31,847 Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: December 7, 2020 ~ December 13, 2020

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: November 23, 2020 ~ November 29, 2020

Well, it is not over yet with Suzumiya Haruhi! Author, Nagaru Tanigawa along with illustrator, Noizi Ito have recently released a new volume, Suzumiya Haruhi no Choukan which debuts at number 1 for the week between November 23 to November 29 with 77,544 copies sold. A very good number to have indeed. The week’s chart Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: November 23, 2020 ~ November 29, 2020

Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: November 16, 2020 ~ November 22, 2020

Kimetsu no Yaiba‘s dominance in the Light Novel’s Top 10 chart is still as apparent as ever, though sales have slowed down for most of its titles, with the exception of Kaze no Michishirube (No. 3) which experienced a small increase in number of copies sold for the week. The troupe is led by the Continue reading Japan Top 10 Weekly Light Novel Ranking: November 16, 2020 ~ November 22, 2020