Sad news came earlier today when Dan Nadel of PictureBox announced that the publisher will be shutting its doors officially as of December 31. PictureBox put out a range of books and other products, including manga that most would never attempt to bring to English-speaking audiences. Read on for more.
Oricon, a data compiling company specializing in providing data for the Japanese music/book industry, announced today the 2013 best-selling books annual rankings. As expected, Eiichiro Oda's One Piece took the first place in the manga sales ranking again. Check the manga top 30 rankings after the jump.