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Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, December 21-27 (Updated)

posted on 2009-12-29 22:13 EST
Fireball, Hetalia, Rookies, Nana Mizuki, Haruhi, Gundam, Lucky Star in top 20

The limited first edition of the KAT-TUN Live Break the Records concert DVD dropped from #1 to #8 in its second weekend. Rookies ~Sotsugyō- Last DVD Album (pictured at right), the DVD for the live-action feature based on Masanori Morita's Rookies baseball manga, also dropped from #10 to #11 in its fourth weekend. The Nana Mizuki Live Diamond x Fever concert DVD debuted at #12, while the Lucky Star in Budōkan ~Anata no Tame Da Kara~ concert DVD landed at #19.

Update: Nana Mizuki's concert release sold 13,000 Blu-ray Discs to top Oricon's weekly chart for December 21-27. Source: animeanime.jp


Rank Last Week Title Weekly Copies Total Copies Release Date Maker Cover
3 - Fireball Winter Package 24,643 24,643 December 22 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
6 - Hetalia - Axis Powers Vol. 6 (Limited First Edition) 17,280 17,280 December 22 Frontier Works
13 6 Bolt 12,626 35,164 December 16 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
15 - The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya #5.571428 (Vol. 5) Limited Edition 11,965 11,965 December 25 Kadokawa Shoten
16 - Mobile Suit Gundam 00 Special Edition II End of World 10,957 10,957 December 22 Bandai Visual
20 11 Pokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life (Pocket Monster Diamond & Pearl: Arceus Chōkoku no Jikū e) 9,054 26,179 December 18 Shogakukan
24 - Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (Special Edition) 7,706 7,706 December 22 Fox
25 - The Prince of Tennis OVA Fan Disc: ~Message in a bottle~ 7,428 7,428 December 22 Bandai Visual
27 - Hidamari Sketch Fan Disc: Mō Sugu! Hidamari Sketch × Hoshimittsu 6,909 6,909 December 23 Aniplex
30 - Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood #5 6,608 6,608 December 23 Aniplex
- - Kimi ni Todoke Vol. 1 December 23 VAP
- - Sora no Otoshimono Limited Edition Vol. 1 December 25 Kadokawa Shoten
- - Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea July 3 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
- - Tales of the Abyss Special Fan Disc 7,070 7,070 December 22 Bandai Visual
- - Zan Sayonara Zetsubō Sensei Vol. IV (Special Edition) December 23 King
- - Darker than Black: Ryūsei no Gemini #1 December 23 Aniplex
- - My Neighbor Totoro September 28,
2001
Buena Vista
- - Queen's Blade: Gyokuza no Tsugumono Vol. 1 December 22 Media Factory
- - Hellsing OVA Volume VII (Limited Initial Edition) December 23 Geneon Entertainment
- - Hayate the Combat Butler!! 2nd season 05 (Limited First Edition) December 23 Shogakukan

Source: Oricon

[Oricon does not directly post more data for weekly sales than what is listed here. Any purportedly additional data comes from unverifiable, anonymous sources.]


This article has a follow-up: Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, December 28-January 10 (2010-01-12 22:19)
follow-up of 2009's Top-Selling DVDs in Japan (Overall)

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