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Japanese Comic Ranking, November 23-29

posted on 2009-12-02 16:45 EST
Last Nodame volume sells 514,881; Real, Yotsuba&!, Kuroshitsuji, Conan in top 5

The standard edition of the final volume for Tomoko Ninomiya's Nodame Cantabile manga topped the charts with 469,344 copies sold. The limited DVD-bundle edition sold an additional 45,537 copies. Ninomiya is launching a Nodame Cantabile manga spinoff this month. The first of two live action Nodame Cantabile Saishū Gakushō (Nodame Cantabile: The Final Movement) films will open in Japan on December 19, and the final television anime series will premiere in January.

Rank Prev. Rank Title Author Weekly Copies Total Copies Publisher Price Cover
1 - Nodame Cantabile #23 Tomoko Ninomiya 469,344 469,344 Kodansha Y440
2 - Real #9 Takehiko Inoue 321,025 321,025 Shueisha Y630
3 - Yotsuba&! #9 Kiyohiko Azuma 264,460 264,460 ASCII Media Works/ Kadokawa Group Publishing Y630
4 - Kuroshitsuji #8 Yana Toboso 250,738 250,738 Square Enix Y590
5 1 Detective Conan
(Case Closed)
#66
Gosho Aoyama 109,925 443,466 Shogakukan Y420
6 7 Billy Bat #2 Art: Naoki Urasawa
Story Joint Collaboration: Takashi Nagasaki
96,883 193,486 Shogakukan Y620
7 - Bamboo Blade #12 Story: Masahiro Totsuka
Art: Aguri Igarashi
88,569 88,569 Square Enix Y540
8 - Pandora Hearts #10 Jun Mochizuki 84,519 84,519 Square Enix Y590
9 - Strobe Edge #7 Io Sakisaka 82,575 82,575 Shueisha Y420
10 4 Cross Game #16 Mitsuru Adachi 73,124 263,550 Shogakukan Y420
11 -- Black Bird #9 Kanoko Sakurakoji 67,745 67,745 Shogakukan Y420
12 3 Tsubasa #28 CLAMP 66,736 261,873 Kodansha Y480
13 - 07-Ghost #9 Yuki Amemiya, Yukino Ichihara 66,358 66,358 Ichijinsha Y580
14 2 Fairy Tail #18 Hiro Mashima 62,880 274,549 Kodansha Y440
15 - Kaze Hikaru #27 Taeko Watanabe 58,065 58,065 Shogakukan Y420
16 5 Daiya no A (Ace of Diamond) #18 Yūji Terajima 49,201 205,264 Kodansha Y440
17 13 Oh My Goddess! (Aa Megami-sama) #40 Kosuke Fujishima 48,214 101,425 Kodansha Y510
18 6 Negima! Magister Negi Magi #28 Ken Akamatsu 47,273 200,481 Kodansha Y440
19 - Nodame Cantabile #23 Limited DVD-Bundle Edition Tomoko Ninomiya 45,537 45,537 Kodansha Y1440
20 11 Naruto #48 Masashi Kishimoto 42,537 1,038,935 Shueisha Y420
21 20 Future Diary #9 Sakae Esuno 40,264 83,978 Kadokawa Group Publishing Y588
22 9 Gakuen Alice #20 Tachibana Higuchi 38,540 111,772 Hakusensha Y420
23 - Momogumi Plus Senki #7 Eri Sakondou 36,486 36,486 Kadokawa Group Publishing Y440
24 25 Kiss×sis #5 Bow Ditama 34,483 73,446 Kodansha Y580
25 73 Haré+Guu #10 Renjuro Kindaichi 34,374 48,616 Square Enix Y420
26 - Loveless #9 Limited Edition Yun Kouga 33,351 33,351 Ichijinsha Y800
27 - Bamboo Blade B #2 Story: Masahiro Totsuka 29,960 29,960 Square Enix Y540
28 24 Beshari Gurashi #9 Masanori Morita 28,539 70,167 Shueisha Y590
29 - Loveless #9 Yun Kouga 27,607 27,607 Ichijinsha Y580
30 81 The Kurosagi Corpse Delivery Service #12 Art: Hosui Yamazaki
Story: Eiji Ohtsuka
27,348 39,316 Kadokawa Group Publishing Y609

Source: Oricon, Tohan

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