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Japanese Comic Ranking, May 24-30 (Updated)

posted on 2010-06-02 18:02 EDT
St. Young Men, Vagabond, Index, Bamboo Blade land in top 5; Conan stays


Rank Prev. Rank Title Author Weekly Copies Total Copies Publisher Price Cover
1 - Saint Young Men (Saint O-nii-san) #5 Hikaru Nakamura 537,104 537,104 Kodansha Y580
2 - Vagabond #33 Original Novel: Eiji Yoshikawa
Art: Takehiko Inoue
301,993 301,993 Kodansha Y560
3 20 Toaru Majutsu no Index #6 Original creator: Kazuma Kamachi
Art: Chūya Kogino
96,507 155,604 Square Enix Y420
4 - Bamboo Blade #13 Story: Masahiro Totsuka
Art: Aguri Igarashi
95,213 95,213 Square Enix Y540
5 1 Detective Conan
(Case Closed)
#68
Gosho Aoyama 88,224 432,587 Shogakukan Y440
6 - Switch Girl!! #12 Natsumi Aida 80,262 80,262 Shueisha Y420
7 - Koibana! Koiseyo Hanabi #8 Nagamu Nanaji 77,780 77,780 Shueisha Y420
8 2 Fairy Tail #21 Hiro Mashima 69,348 366,798 Kodansha Y440
9 - Neon Genesis Evangelion: Shinji Ikari Raising Project #10 Art: Osamu Takahashi
Original Concept: Gainax/Khara
65,276 96,000 Kadokawa Shoten/ Kadokawa Group Publishing Y588
10 17 Moteki #4 Mitsurou Kubo 64,760 135,091 Kodansha Y630
11 15 Giant Killing #15 Original Story: Masaya Tsunamoto
Art: Tsujitomo
61,093 142,353 Kodansha Y570
12 3 Kekkaishi #29 Yellow Tanabe 54,474 233,827 Shogakukan Y440
13 6 Gantz #28 Hiroya Oku 51,693 193,595 Shueisha Y650
14 19 Historie #6 Hitoshi Iwaaki 51,329 112,979 Kodansha Y570
15 8 Major #76 Takuya Mitsuda 45,425 165,820 Shogakukan Y440
16 30 Adamas #4 Ryoji Minagawa 42,709 92,002 Kodansha Y630
17 5 Daiya no A (Ace of Diamond) #21 Yūji Terajima 42,339 203,716 Kodansha Y440
18 4 Negima! Magister Negi Magi #30 Ken Akamatsu 38,468 203,802 Kodansha Y440
19 - Shakugan no Shana #8 Art: Ayato Sasakura
Original Concept: Yashichiro Takahashi
38,303 38,303 ASCII Media Works Y578
20 11 Liar Game #12 Shinobu Kaitani 37,689 127,957 Shueisha Y540
21 - Seiho High School Men's!!! (Men's Kō) #8 Kaneyoshi Izumi 36,928 36,928 Shogakukan Y420
22 10 Peace Maker #5 Ryoji Minagawa 35,377 132,589 Shueisha Y630
23 - I Am a Hero #3 Kengo Hanazawa 31,398 31,398 Shogakukan Y550
24 - Dengeki 4-Koma Hōkago Play #2 Rendō Kurosaki 31,291 31,291 ASCII Media Works Y819
25 - Moon -Subaru Solitude Standing- #6 Masahito Soda 31,136 31,136 Shogakukan Y550
26 26 Hetalia - Axis Powers #3 Hidekaz Himaruya 30,923 84,678 Gentosha Y1,050
27 - Bamboo Blade B #3 Story: Masahiro Totsuka 30,450 30,450 Square Enix Y540
28 33 Nodame Cantabile #24 Tomoko Ninomiya 29,774 868,096 Kodansha Y440
29 9 Shijō Saikyō no Deshi Kenichi #38 Shun Matsuena 29,635 143,345 Shogakukan Y440
30 - Kurokami (Black God) #14 Story: Dall-Young Lim
Art: Sung-woo Park
29,237 29,237 Square Enix Y540

Source: Oricon

Update: Bamboo Blade B's image link fixed. Thanks, flawful.


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