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Japanese Comic Ranking, January 20-26

posted on 2009-01-28 18:58 EST
Hayate, Kekkaishi stay in top 5; V.B. Rose, Pride, Liar Game debut in between

Rank Prev. Rank Title Author Weekly Copies Total Copies Publisher Price Cover
1 1 Hayate the Combat Butler
(Hayate no Gotoku!)
#18
Kenjirou Hata 116,979 287,150 Shogakukan Y420
2 - V.B. Rose #13 Banri Hidaka 115,237 115,237 Hakusensha Y420
3 - Pride #10 Yukari Ichijo 108,330 108,330 Shueisha Y440
4 - Liar Game #8 Shinobu Kaitani 105,587 105,587 Shueisha Y540
5 2 Kekkaishi #23 Yellow Tanabe 101,552 223,333 Shogakukan Y420
6 - Kidō Senshi Gundam-san Yottsume no Kan Hideki Ohwada
Original Concept: Hajime Yatate, Yoshiyuki Tomino
77,663 77,663 Kadokawa Group Publishing Y588
7 - Hoshi wa Utau #4 Natsuki Takaya 76,265 76,265 Hakusensha Y420
8 - Giant Killing #9 Original Story: Masaya Tsunamoto
Art: Tsujitomo
58,971 58,971 Kodansha Y570
9 - Bamboo Blade #10 Story: Masahiro Totsuka
Art: Aguri Igarashi
46,256 46,256 Square Enix Y540
10 - Koibana! Koiseyo Hanabi #4 Nagamu Nanaji 44,914 44,914 Shueisha Y420
11 - Curry naru Shokutaku (Addicted to Curry) #31 Kazuki Funatsu
Culinary Expert: Takeshi Morieda
42,920 42,920 Shueisha Y540
12 - Naruhodo Kotowaza Gundam-san Hideki Ohwada
Original Concept: Sunrise
42,649 42,649 Kadokawa Group Publishing Y588
13 - Arakure #9 Kiyo Fujiwara 41,929 41,929 Hakusensha Y420
14 - Roman #2 Original Story: Sound Horizon
Art: Yukimaru Katsura
41,654 41,654 Shueisha Y630
15 - Shikabane Hime #10 Yoshiichi Akahito 37,556 37,556 Square Enix Y420
16 - Nanacorobin #2 Aya Nakahara 36,291 36,291 Shueisha Y420
17 - Kodomo no Jikan #6 Kaworu Watashiya 34,960 34,960 Futabasha Y630
18 3 Hotaru no Hikari #13 Satoru Hiura 34,685 115,003 Kodansha Y440
19 - Patisserie Mon #10 Kira 32,251 32,251 Shueisha Y440
20 8 Kimi no Iru Machi #3 Kouji Seo 30,774 69,607 Kodansha Y440
21 4 Kami no Mizo Shiru Sekai #3 Tamiki Wakaki 30,628 81,180 Shogakukan Y420
22 - Kami-sama Hajimemashita #2 Julietta Suzuki 30,278 30,278 Hakusensha Y420
23 20 Shinyaku [Kyojin no Hoshi] Hanagata #12 Original Story: Ikki Kajiwara, Noboru Kawasaki
Art: Yoshiyuki Murakami
29,350 57,886 Kodansha Y440
24 - Glass no Kamen #43 Suzue Miuchi 29,000 29,000 Hakusensha Y420
25 - NG Life #7 Mizuho Kusanagi 28,055 28,055 Hakusensha Y420
26 - Melty Blood #6 Art: Takeru Kirishima
Original Concept: Type-Moon/France Pan
27,691 27,691 Kadokawa Group Publishing Y609
27 18 Shibatora #10 Original Story: Yuma Ando
Art: Masashi Asaki
27,168 56,714 Kodansha Y440
28 - Shōjo Fight #5 Yoko Nihonbashi 26,696 26,696 Kodansha Y620
29 - Sweet Mission #8 Akemi Fujii 25,220 25,220 Shueisha Y420
30 - Usagi Drop #5 Yumi Unita 24,457 24,457 Shodensha Y980

Source: Oricon, Tohan


This article has a follow-up: Japanese Comic Ranking, January 27-February 2 (2009-02-04 18:51)
follow-up of Japanese Comic Ranking, January 13-19 (Updated)

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