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Japanese Comic Ranking, August 31-September 6 (Updated)

posted on 2009-09-09 18:25 EDT
One Piece 55, Vagabond 31, Gintama 30, Ouran 15, Maid-sama 8 debut on top

Update: The Mainichi Shimbun paper notes that the 55th One Piece manga volume is the sixth volume in a row to sell more than 1 million copies in its first week. Shueisha has published 170 million volumes of One Piece manga so far.

Rank Prev. Rank Title Author Weekly Copies Total Copies Publisher Price Cover
1 - One Piece #55 Eiichiro Oda 1,121,685 1,121,685 Shueisha Y420
2 - Vagabond #31 Original Novel: Eiji Yoshikawa
Art: Takehiko Inoue
288,225 288,225 Kodansha Y560
3 - Gintama #30 Hideaki Sorachi 203,750 203,750 Shueisha Y420
4 - Ouran High School Host Club #15 Bisco Hatori 170,016 170,016 Hakusensha Y420
5 - Kaichou wa Maid-sama! #8 Hiro Fujiwara 85,971 85,971 Hakusensha Y420
6 1 Glass no Kamen #44 Suzue Miuchi 84,957 326,590 Hakusensha Y420
7 - Beelzebub #2 Ryūhei Tamura 68,072 68,072 Shueisha Y420
8 14 Junjo Romantica #12 Shungiku Nakamura 62,146 118,178 Kadokawa Group Publishing Y588
9 11 Kyō no Nekomura-san #4 Yoriko Hoshi 53,966 112,947 Magazine House Y1,200
10 5 Nodame Cantabile #22 Tomoko Ninomiya 46,428 1,067,393 Kodansha Y440
11 - Kuroko no Baske #3 Tadatoshi Fujimaki 43,420 43,420 Shueisha Y420
12 3 Detective Conan
(Case Closed)
#65
Gosho Aoyama 43,153 529,156 Shogakukan Y420
13 15 Gaku - Minna no Yama #10 Shinichi Ishizuka 42,938 89,897 Shogakukan Y550
14 2 Mei-chan no Shitsuji #10 Riko Miyagi 42,175 200,589 Shueisha Y420
15 8 Fullmetal Alchemist #23 Hiromu Arakawa 39,098 1,176,688 Square Enix Y420
16 - Kochira Katsushika-ku Kamearikouen-mae Hashutsujo #166 Osamu Akimoto 38,264 38,264 Shueisha Y420
17 4 Clover #22 Toriko Chiya 36,615 125,923 Shueisha Y420
18 7 Higurashi no Naku Koro Ni Kai Mina-koroshi-hen #3 Creator/ Supervisor: Ryukishi07
Art: Hinase Momoyama
36,465 103,924 Square Enix Y610
19 - Toshokan Sensō: Love & War #4 Kiiro Yumi
Original creator: Hiro Arikawa
36,344 36,344 Hakusensha Y420
20 6 Bokutachi wa Shitteshimatta #7 Kaho Miyasaka 35,747 112,798 Shogakukan Y420
21 - Homunculus #10 Hideo Yamamoto 25,704 46,480 Shogakukan Y540
22 9 Suki Desu Suzuki-kun!! #4 Gō Ikeyamada 25,583 89,945 Shogakukan Y420
23 25 Naruto #47 Masashi Kishimoto 23,262 1,092,946 Shueisha Y420
24 60 Jisatsutou #1 Kouji Mori 22,805 37,581 Hakusensha Y540
25 30 Shinya Shokudō #4 Yarō Abe 22,635 47,745 Shogakukan Y780
26 22 March comes in like a lion [Sangatsu no Lion] #3 Chika Umino 22,045 441,068 Hakusensha Y510
27 51 One Piece #54 Eiichiro Oda 21,890 1,851,453 Shueisha Y420
28 - Kenka Shōbai #17 Yasuaki Kita 21,604 21,604 Kodansha Y560
29 - Hikaru no Go Kanzen-ban #12 Story: Yumi Hotta
Art: Takeshi Obata
20,698 20,698 Shueisha Y1,000
30 - Kurotsubaki #10 Masumi Kawasō 19,902 19,902 Hakusensha Y420

Source: Oricon, Tohan


This article has a follow-up: Japanese Comic Ranking, September 7-13 (2009-09-16 18:21)
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