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Japanese Comic Ranking, April 12-18

posted on 2010-04-21 18:00 EDT
Ahiru no Sora, Cross Game, Air Gear, Hayate debut in top 5; Sangatsu no Lion stays at #2


Rank Prev. Rank Title Author Weekly Copies Total Copies Publisher Price Cover
1 - Ahiru no Sora #27 Takeshi Hinata 124,180 124,180 Kodansha Y440
2 2 March comes in like a lion [Sangatsu no Lion] #4 Chika Umino 119,710 349,493 Hakusensha Y510
3 - Cross Game #17 Mitsuru Adachi 113,402 113,402 Shogakukan Y440
4 - Air Gear #28 Oh! great 111,212 111,212 Kodansha Y440
5 - Hayate the Combat Butler
(Hayate no Gotoku!)
#23
Kenjirou Hata 110,363 110,363 Shogakukan Y440
6 - Hayate the Combat Butler
(Hayate no Gotoku!)
#24
Kenjirou Hata 109,258 109,258 Shogakukan Y440
7 - Hayate the Combat Butler
(Hayate no Gotoku!)
#23 & #24 Service Pack
Kenjirou Hata 73,254 73,254 Shogakukan Y880
8 4 Neon Genesis Evangelion #12 Yoshiyuki Sadamoto 67,194 657,282 Kadokawa Group Publishing Y588
9 1 Ouran High School Host Club #16 Bisco Hatori 65,409 302,238 Hakusensha Y420
10 - Kami Nomi zo Shiru Sekai #8 Tamiki Wakaki 56,063 56,063 Shogakukan Y440
11 - Area no Kishi #20 Original Story: Tadashi Agi
Art: Kaya Tsukiyama
54,095 54,095 Kodansha Y440
12 3 Bleach #44 Tite Kubo 51,569 641,778 Shueisha Y420
13 - Sakura-Hime Kaden #4 Arina Tanemura 51,007 51,007 Shueisha Y420
14 - Cross Game #17 Keepsake Edition with Illustration Collection Mitsuru Adachi 47,375 47,375 Shogakukan Y780
15 - Zettai Karen Children #21 Takashi Shiina 45,199 45,199 Shogakukan Y440
16 - Kimi no Iru Machi #9 Kouji Seo 40,386 40,386 Kodansha Y440
17 5 Gintama #33 Hideaki Sorachi 38,988 368,626 Shueisha Y420
18 - Shin Kamen Rider Spirits #2 Original Creator: Shotarō Ishinomori
Art: Kenichi Muraeda
38,669 38,669 Kodansha Y600
19 - Gakuen Prince #9 Jun Yuzuki 37,217 37,217 Kodansha Y450
20 - Stardust Wink #3 Nana Haruta 32,848 32,848 Shueisha Y420
21 6 Kaichō wa Maid-sama! #9 Hiro Fujiwara 32,300 169,484 Hakusensha Y420
22 - Honey Bitter #6 Miho Obana 29,422 29,422 Shueisha Y420
23 - Zettai Karen Children #21 DVD-Bundled Limited Keepsake First Edition Takashi Shiina 28,019 28,019 Shogakukan Y1,050
24 - The Best Skilled Surgeon (Saijō no Meii) #10 Story: Kenzō Irie
Art: Takashi Hashiguchi
Medical Supervisor: Tadashi Iwanaka
27,862 27,862 Shogakukan Y440
25 8 Hanma Baki - Son of Ogre #23 Keisuke Itagaki 27,348 85,986 Akita Shoten Y420
26 - Baby Steps #12 Hikaru Katsuki 26,994 26,994 Kodansha Y440
27 29 Thermae Romae #1 Mari Yamazaki 26,142 245,796 Enterbrain Y714
28 25 One Piece #57 Eiichiro Oda 25,726 2,223,628 Shueisha Y420
29 - Shinyaku [Kyojin no Hoshi] Hanagata #18 Original Story: Ikki Kajiwara, Noboru Kawasaki
Art: Yoshiyuki Murakami
24,396 24,396 Kodansha Y440
30 - Inochi #4 Reiko Momochi 22,892 22,892 Kodansha Y440

Source: Oricon


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