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Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, April 11-17

posted on 2011-04-19 23:50 EDT
Ōoku sells 47,000 DVDs & 15,000 BDs; Gundam UC stays in top 15

The delxue edition DVD of the manga-based live-action Ōoku film sold 41,325 copies to debut at #2, and the standard edition sold 5,721 to debut at #19. The limited deluxe edition Blu-ray Disc also sold 15,000 copies to be the #1 Blu-ray of the week; it is the first time that a period drama topped the overall Blu-ray chart.

The Standard Edition DVD of Umizaru: The Last Message, the third live-action film based on Shuho Sato's manga about the Japanese Coast Guard, dropped from #3 to #7. It sold 10,634 more copies for a total of 48,044.


Rank Last Week Title Weekly Copies Total Copies Release Date Maker Cover
13 2 Mobile Suit Gundam UC #3 7,460 52,165 April 7 Bandai Visual
- - Detective Conan
Magic File 2011 ~Niigata~Tokyo Omiyage Capriccio
April 16 Shogakukan
- - Manga Nihon Mukashi Banashi DVD-Box Part 1 April 1 Toho Video
- 13 Hakuōki Hekketsu-roku Vol. IV (Limited First Edition) April 6 Geneon Universal Entertainment
- 9 Sengoku Basara Two Volume VII (All-New OVA) April 6 Shochiku Home Video
- - Manga Nihon Mukashi Banashi DVD-Box Part 2 April 1 Toho Video
- - My Neighbor Totoro September 28, 2001 Buena Vista
- 22 Kuroshitsuji II (Black Butler II) VII (Complete Limited Pressing) April 6 Aniplex
- - Despicable Me March 2 Geneon Universal Entertainment
- - Toy Story 3 December 1, 2010 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
- - IS (Infinite Stratos) Vol. 1 March 30 Media Factory
- - Crayon Shin-chan: The Best Hōtto Kokoro ga Atta Maru Chotto Ii Hanashi Tokushū April 2 Futabasha
- - Kiki's Delivery Service June 8,
2001
Buena Vista
- - Laputa: Castle in the Sky October 4,
2002
Buena Vista
- 29 Ore no Imōto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai (Oreimo) #4 (Complete Limited Pressing) April 6 Aniplex
- - Starry Sky vol. 2 ~Episode Aquarius~ (Special Edition) April 6 Frontier Works
- 30 Toaru Majutsu no Index II Vol. 3 (Limited First Edition) April 6 Geneon Universal Entertainment
- - Beauty and the Beast Special Edition October 9, 2010 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
- - Toy Story Special Edition May 21, 2010 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
- - Star Driver Kagayaki no Takuto 3 (Complete Limited Pressing) April 6 Aniplex

Source: Oricon, Mainichi Shimbun's Mantan Web

[There are gaps in the chart above because non-animated DVD releases are not included. 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 18-24 (Part 1) (2011-04-26 07:45)
follow-up of Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, April 4-10 (Part 2)

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