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Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, April 12-18

posted on 2010-04-20 22:55 EDT
Ballad, Kaiji, Gundam UC stay in top 10; Conan, Seitokai no Ichizon debut

Takashi Yamazaki's live-action Ballad: Namonaki Koi no Uta period drama film dropped from #3 to #6 in its second week. Tsuyoshi Kusanagi of the SMAP entertainment group starred in this historical romance based loosely on the plot of the award-winning Crayon Shin-chan: Arashi wo Yobu Appare! Sengoku Daikassen film. The standard edition for the live-action film adaptation of Nobuyuki Fukumoto 's Kaiji gambling action manga rose from #10 to #7 in its second week.


Rank Last Week Title Weekly Copies Total Copies Release Date Maker Cover
8 13 Mobile Suit Gundam UC #1 3,919 49,060 March 12 Bandai Visual
10 - Detective Conan
Magic File 4 ~Osaka Okonomiyaki Odyssey~ [Case Closed]
3,724 3,724 April 17 Shogakukan
11 - Seitokai no Ichizon Vol. 5 Limited Edition 3,661 3,661 April 16 Happinet
- - Summer Wars March 3 VAP
- 24 Katekyo Hitman Reborn! Rebo-Chara Collection ~Saikyō no Nakama-tachi [Collection 1] April 7 Marvelous Entertainment
- 9 Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny DVD-Box April 9 Bandai Visual
- - My Neighbor Totoro September 28, 2001 Buena Vista
- - (Unspecified Title)
- - Peeping Life -The Perfect Emotion- April 16 Comix Wave Film
- - Trigun DVD-Box Limited Edition April 14 Flying Dog
- - Durarara!! #2 (Complete Limited Pressing) March 24 Aniplex
- - Atom (Astro Boy) Standard Edition April 2 Kadokawa Shoten
- - Kiddy Girl-and Vol. 6 Limited Edition April 16 Kadokawa Shoten
- - Durarara!! #1 (Complete Limited Pressing) February 24 Aniplex
- - Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea July 3 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
- - Detective Conan
Secret File IV [Case Closed]
April 9 Shogakukan
- - Katanagatari Vol. I (Complete Limited Pressing) April 7 Aniplex
- 26 Nodame Cantabile: Finale Vol. 1 April 7 ASMIK
- - Hetalia - Axis Powers Vol. 8 (Limited First Edition) March 25 Frontier Works
- - Kiki's Delivery Service June 8,
2001
Buena Vista

Source: Oricon

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


This article has a follow-up: Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, April 19-26 (2010-04-27 22:47)
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