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Japanese Animation DVD Ranking, October 5-11

posted on 2009-10-14 03:53 EDT
Crows Zero 2, Gintama, Sengoku Basara, Saki, Blood in top 20

The standard edition DVD of Crows Zero II, Takashi Miike's second prequel film based on Hiroshi Takahashi's Crows fighting manga, crept up from #3 to #2, and the film's premium edition DVD followed suit from #5 to #4. The special edition of Chris Nahon's live-action film adaptation of Production I.G's Blood: The Last Vampire anime debuted at #16.

The Gintama Jump Anime Tour 2008 & 2005 DVD became the top-selling OVA so far in 2009 in its second week with 61,226 copies sold. It surpassed the previous record-holder, Kunio Katō's Oscar-winning "pieces of love Vol. 1 La Maison en Petits Cubes" ("Tsumiki no Ie" or House of Blocks) and its 54,000 copies. The third highest-selling OVA DVD is the limited first edition of the first Hetalia - Axis Powers volume, which sold 28,000 copies.


Rank Last Week Title Weekly Copies Total Copies Release Date Maker Cover
9 4 Gintama Jump Anime Tour 2008 & 2005 8,411 61,226 September 30 Aniplex
12 - Sengoku Basara Volume IV 7,648 7,648 October 7 Shochiku Home Video
13 - Saki #4 7,514 7,514 October 7 Pony Canyon
- 14 Bleach: Fade to Black - Kimi no Na o Yobu Movie (Standard Edition) 3,827 19,759 September 30 Aniplex
- 15 Bakemonogatari Vol. I Hitagi Club (Complete Limited Pressing) 3,590 19,103 September 30 Aniplex
- - Valkyria Chronicles #3 3,097 3,097 October 7 Aniplex
- - OVA ToHeart2 adplus Vol. 2 (Special Limited Edition) 2,909 2,909 October 7 Frontier Works
- - OVA ToHeart2 adplus Vol. 2 (Limited First Edition) October 7 Frontier Works
- 8 Bleach: Fade to Black - Kimi no Na o Yobu Movie (Complete Limited Pressing) September 30 Aniplex
- - Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea July 3 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
- - One Piece 10th Season: Thirller Bark Arc Piece 1 October 7 Avex
- - Shinkyoku Sōkai Polyphonica crimson S #4 October 7 Pony Canyon
- - Spice and Wolf II #1 (Limited Pack) October 7 Pony Canyon
- - Naruto Shippūden Sanbi Shutsugen Arc #5 October 7 Aniplex
- 19 Kuroshitsuji IX (Complete Limited Pressing) September 30 Aniplex
- 20 Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood 2 September 30 Aniplex
- - Asura Cryin' #4 (Limited First Edition) October 7 TBS
- - Hetalia - Axis Powers Vol. 4 (Limited First Edition) September 25 Frontier Works
- - 07-Ghost Kapitel. 03 Limited First Edition October 2 avex entertainment
- - Kanamemo Ichi [1] (Limited First Edition) October 7 TBS

Source: Oricon, animeanime.jp


This article has a follow-up: Japanese Animation DVD Ranking, October 12-18 (2009-10-20 23:00)
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