"One Piece" Tops 2013 Manga Sales in Japan

5 years in a row since 2009

Oricon, a data compiling company specializing in providing data for the Japanese music/book industry, announced today the 2013 best-selling books annual rankings, which was compiled between November 19, 2012 and November 17, 2013. As expected, Eiichiro Oda's One Piece took the first place in the manga sales ranking again selling 18,151,599 copies in total. The manga has taken the top spot in 5 years in a row since 2009. It had 300 million copies in print with the 72nd volume which was released in Japan on November 1. The second best selling manga series is Hajime Isayama's Attack on Titan. Thanks to the high-quality TV anime series, it sold 15,933,801 copies, 6 times more than last year (2,683,000 copies). Check the Top 30 series/volume ranking below.

 

 

2013 Manga Sales Ranking Top 30 (series)

 

1. One Piece (18,151,599)

2. Attack on Titan (15,933,801)

3. Kuroko's Basketball (8,761,081)

4. Magi (7,151,001)

5. Naruto (5,553,933)

6. Silver Spoon (4,858,699)

7. Assassination Classroom (4,595,820)

8. Hunter x Hunter (4,231,475)

9. FAIRY TAIL (3,790,151)

10. TERRA FORMARS (3,602,630)

11. Kimi ni Todoke (3,428,352)

12. Gintama (2,864,734)

13. Toriko (2,844,248)

14. Kingdom (2,805,945)

15. Bleach (2,752,588)

16. JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (2,588,910)

17. Space Brothers (2,543,140)

18. Saint Young Men (2,487,751)

19. Blue Exorcist (2,329,721)

20. Chihayafuru (2,311,857)

21. AO--HARU--RIDE (2,106,452)

22. Haikyu!! (2,056,241)

23. Ace of Diamond (2,010,045)

24. Detective Conan (1,966,206)

25. SKET DANCE (1,783,098)

26. JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: bunko (pocket-size) version (1,684,749)

27. Tokyo Ghoul (1,666,348)

28. Black Butler (1,562,863)

29. To Love-Ru Darkness (1,558,973)

30. Nisekoi (1,542,417)

 


 


2013 Manga Sales Ranking Top 30 (volume)


1. One Piece 69 (3,147,224)

2. One Piece 70 (3,039,487)

3. One Piece 71 (2,890,263)

4. One Piece 72 (2,354,005)

5. Attack on Titan 9 (1,950,807)

6. Attack on Titan 10 (1,915,976)

7. Attack on Titan 11 (1,453,879)

8. Attack on Titan 8 (1,339,845)

9. Attack on Titan 1 (1,299,048)

10. Attack on Titan 2 (1,267,129)

11. Attack on Titan 7 (1,261,251)

12. Attack on Titan 3 (1,250,663)

13. Attack on Titan 6 (1,248,339)

14. Attack on Titan 5 (1,247,333)

15. Attack on Titan 4 (1,241,299)

16. Naruto 63 (1,205,558)

17. Hunter x Hunter 31 (1,193,383)

18. Hunter x Hunter 32 (1,186,245)

19. Naruto 64 (1,088,464)

20. Kimi ni Todoke 18 (1,152,347)

21. Naruto 65 (1,088,464)

22. Kimi ni Todoke 19 (1,069,793)

23. Naruto 66 (1,054,934)

24. Saint Young Men 8 (946,531)

25. Silver Spoon 6 (941,090)

26. Assassination Classroom 2 (910,006)

27. Sakamoro Desuga? 1 (896,968)

28. Kuroko's Basketball 20 (884,432)

29. Kimi ni Todoke 20 (847,264)

30. Blue Exorcist 10 (844,790)

 

 

Source: Oricon

 

One Piece image © Eiichro Oda/Shueisha


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