Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: January 3, 2022 ~ January 9, 2022

Manga sales chart between January 3 and January 9 is still witnessing strong sales by Jujutsu Kaisen volumes, but the intensity has lessened compared to the week before. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 18 retains its Number 1 spot at 255,961 copies, bringing its lifetime sales (excluding the Limited Edition) to 1,421,958 copies sold. As for other past Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: January 3, 2022 ~ January 9, 2022

Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: December 27, 2021 ~ January 2, 2022

Although one may think that it is quite the slow week between December 27 to January 2, well, not for Jujutsu Kaisen. All nineteen volumes are accounted for with total sales accumulated at 1,217,249 copies as Volume 18 continues to lead with its Regular Edition at 498,140 copies. The Special Edition however has dropped considerably Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: December 27, 2021 ~ January 2, 2022

Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: December 20, 2021 ~ December 26, 2021

Well for some reason I am not aware of, Oricon has decided to release the weekly charts a day earlier. Perhaps this is to allow its employees some time off since tomorrow would be the last day of 2021? Anyway, I will be sure to keep on a lookout in case this is a shift Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: December 20, 2021 ~ December 26, 2021

Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: December 13, 2021 ~ December 19, 2021

Tokyo Revengers Volume 25 beats expectations to see its best sales ever at 500,480 copies within its first 3 days, 12.99% higher than the 3-day sales of Volume 24. Note that Volume 23 too had the same number of days, though the turnout was lower, it may have been because of a knee jerk reaction Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: December 13, 2021 ~ December 19, 2021

Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: December 6, 2021 ~ December 12, 2021

One Piece Volume 101 keeps its Number 1 spot as sales head into its 10th day. However, this is its weakest performance amongst those that were charted with the same number of days. The 376,607 copies sold allows the volume to reach 1,363,334 copies, down in comparison to Volumes 94, 96, 99 and 100, all Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: December 6, 2021 ~ December 12, 2021

Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: November 29, 2021 ~ December 5, 2021

Despite the presence of well-known titles on the list, the week between November 29 to December 5 is quite lackluster with One Piece’s Volume 101 not breaching the 1 million copies sold mark. This would be the series’ weakest turnout thus far amongst those that were charted with 3 days of sales. The highest still Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: November 29, 2021 ~ December 5, 2021

Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: November 22, 2021 ~ November 28, 2021

Kusuriya no Hitorigoto leads the week with its 9th volume at 161,131 copies sold in its first 4 days. Although sales appear weaker than previous volumes, note that Volumes 6 to 8 all have longer days of sales than the 9th volume. To compare, look at Volume 5 which too had 4 days of sales Continue reading Japan Top Weekly Manga Ranking: November 22, 2021 ~ November 28, 2021