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Japanese Animation DVD Ranking, July 20-26

posted on 2009-07-29 12:01 EDT
Ponyo's 4th week at #1, Hetalia at #4, Gundam 00 tops BDs, DB: Evolution at #10

The DVD for Hayao Miyazaki's Ponyo film has stayed at #1 for four straight weeks, surpassing the previous record-holder for a film by Hayao Miyazaki (Spirited Away at three weeks). Mobile Suit Gundam 00 Second Season's volume 6 sold 8,000 Blu-ray Disc (BD) copies to rank #1 on the weekly BD chart. Toaru Majutsu no Index volume 7 sold 4,000 BD copies to land at #3 on the same chart. James Wong and 20th Century Fox's Dragonball: Evolution Special Edition DVD (pictured at right) debuted at #10 on Oricon's weekly DVD chart with 12,511 copies sold.


Rank Last Week Title Weekly Copies Total Copies Release Date Maker Cover
1 1 Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea 32,408 723,532 July 3 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
4 - Hetalia - Axis Powers Vol. 3 (Complete Limited Pressing) 17,163 17,163 July 24 Frontier Works
7 - Mobile Suit Gundam 00 Second Season #6 14,137 14,137 July 24 Bandai Visual
11 - Gintama Season III #12 (Complete Limited Pressing) 12,307 12,307 July 22 Aniplex
15 - Madagascar 2 Special Edition 10,694 10,694 July 24 Paramount Japan
18 - Kuroshitsuji VII (Complete Limited Pressing) 8,922 8,922 July 22 Aniplex
19 - Toradora! Scene 7 (Limited First Edition) 8,347 8,347 July 23 Aniplex
20 - Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2 Special Edition 'Zero Requiem' 7,883 7,883 July 24 Bandai Visual
21 - Zoku Natsume Yūjin-Chō #4 (Complete Limited Pressing) 7,791 7,791 July 22 Aniplex
23 - Lupin III vs. Detective Conan 7,527 7,527 July 24 VAP
28 - Gundam 30th Anniversary Collection: Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack 6,634 6,634 July 24 Bandai Visual
- - Queen's Blade - Rurō no Senshi- Vol. 2 July 24 Media Factory
- - Gundam 30th Anniversary Collection: Mobile Suit Gundam F91 July 24 Bandai Visual
- - Gundam 30th Anniversary Collection: Mobile Suit Gundam III: Encounters in Space July 24 Bandai Visual
- - Gundam 30th Anniversary Collection: Mobile Suit Gundam I July 24 Bandai Visual
- - Pandora Hearts DVD Retrace:I July 24 Media Factory
- - Toaru Majutsu no Index Vol. 7 (Limited First Edition) July 24 Geneon Entertainment
- - Gundam 30th Anniversary Collection: Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow July 24 Bandai Visual
- - Hellsing Volume VI (Limited Initial Edition) July 24 Geneon Entertainment

Source: Oricon, AV Watch


This article has a follow-up: Japanese Comic Ranking, July 20-26 (2009-07-29 18:43)
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