Proving again that, these days, NewType isn't giving series long runs at the top of its character rankings, a month after Attack on Titan's return broke the post-Ordinal Scale two-month lead for Sword Art Online, the two heavy-hitters had to settle for a split in anime magazine's July issue. More after the jump.
Lately, few series have managed two consecutive months on top of the Newtype character rankings. Following Ordinal Scale movie, Sword Art Online did manage it in the April and May issues. Then came in the spring 2017 anime season, and the return of a certain popular title that had been absent from TV anime since 2013. And, that certainly shook things up. Check out the results after the jump.
While anime magazine Newtype has recently been swapping the leading positions in its monthly character rankings, you can't stop the Sword Art Online juggernaut. The Ordinal Scale anime movie is apparently worth at least two months at the #1 spot as Kirito and Asuna topped the lists again in the new May issue. More after the jump.
Last month the Fate/stay night crowd retooled the top of Newtype's character ranking, and it seemed likely to be short lived given that Sword Art Online Ordinal Scale was about to open. And, that did prove to be the case. With the April issue of the anime magazine, Mr. Kirigaya and Ms. Yuuki were back in their #1 spots. More after the jump.
Maybe it was the flood of plans for 2017 or a rest before Ordinal Scale puts Sword Art Online back on top. Regardless, the new, March issue of anime magazine has Fate/Stay Night back on the top of the character rankings. Get a look after the jump.
Recently, an Anniversary of a Miracle - Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion event celebrated the 10th anniversary od the series This revealed plans for a three movie compilation and a “Code Geass Lelouch of the Resurrection” anime set several years after Zero Requiem. All this hype has made the CG cast the rulers of the character rankings for the February 2017 issue of Newtype. Get a look after the jump.
Lelouch has an important request -- and you wouldn't want to let him down, would you? Jun Fukuyama reprises his famous role to entice you to buy the latest Newtype, which has plenty of material of interest to Code Geass fans. Hit the jump to watch the commercial!
The anime adaptation of Kafka Asagiri and Harukawa 35's Bungo Stray Dogs is preparing to wrap up the second of its split cours, and has a nice going away tribute from Newtype magazine. Its characters briefly topped the character rankings in the June issue before dropping. For the January 2017 issue, they stack the lists! Get a look after the jump.
This week, the December issue of anime magazine Newtype was out. Kizumonogatari, Sword Art Online, Your Name. and Fate/stay night still made their plays for the character rankings, but the return of Mobile Suit Gundam Iron Blooded Orphans certainly had an effect on the list. Check out the list after the jump.
The Newtype character rankings are becoming all about the anime movies. Re:Zero still finds a place in the top five, but its leads are pushed down by the main character of new, or soon to be released, feature anime. Get the details after the jump.