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Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, June 27-July 3

posted on 2011-07-05 09:00 EDT
AKB48, Yamato, Arrietty, anohana, One Piece, Sket Dance in top 20

AKB48's AKB ga Ippai ~The Best Music Video~ collection stayed at #1 for a second week. It sold 65,510 more copies for a total of 274,920. Takashi Yamazaki's live-action film adaptation of the Space Battleship Yamato anime (pictured right) also stayed at #2 for a second week by selling 23,675 copies for a new total of 79,765.

Morning Musume's Only you single video collection debuted at #24 with 2,476 copies. AKB48's Nogashita Sakana-tachi Single Video Collection added 1,260 to its 51-week total of 169,181 at #50.

The second DVD box for the live-action Korean television series adaptation of Kaoru Tada's Itazura Na Kiss ~Playful Kiss~ rose to #77 in its 11th week. It added 723 copies to its total of 12,003. The first box also rose to #96 in its 14th week and added 610 copies to its total of 10,731.

The Director's Cut of the live-action special-effects film Kamen Rider W Forever A to Z Unmei no Gaia Memory dropped from #16 to #88. It sold 660 copies in its third week for a new total of 6,950. 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, rose to #95 in its 13th week. It sold 619 more copies for a total of 69,926.


Rank Last Week Title Weekly Copies Total Copies Release Date Maker Cover
3 3 Karigurashi no Arrietty (Arrietty the Borrower) 23,551 199,682 June 17 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
7 - Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae o Boku-tachi wa Mada Shiranai. #1 (Limited Complete Pressing) 7,508 7,508 June 29 Aniplex
15 5 One Piece Log Collection "Skypiea" 4,522 24,736 June 24 Avex
17 12 Sket Dance Trial School Entrance Edition 3,249 10,140 June 24 Avex
30 - Beelzebub Vol. 1 2,047 2,047 June 29 Shogakukan
39 8 Blue Exorcist #1 (Complete Limited Pressing) 1,659 12,551 June 22 Aniplex
43 72 My Neighbor Totoro 1,453 1,078,513 September 28, 2001 Buena Vista
52 19 Sekai Ichi Hatsukoi Special Edition Vol. 1 1,212 5,786 June 24 Kadokawa Pictures
60 10 IS (Infinite Stratos) Vol. 3 1,021 8,779 June 22 Media Factory
63 9 Puella Magi Madoka Magica #3 (Limited Complete Pressing) 962 9,490 June 22 Aniplex
65 - Princess Mononoke 909 329,058 November 21,
2001
Buena Vista
75 - Kiki's Delivery Service 742 457,368 June 8,
2001
Buena Vista
80 - Laputa - Castle in the Sky 707 727,900 October 4,
2002
Buena Vista
84 - Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales 689 19,192 April 20 Walt Disney Studio Japan
90 - OVA Senjō no Valkyria 3: Ta ga Tame no Jūsō Part I Blue Package (Limited Complete Pressing) 654 654 June 29 Frontier Works
91 31 Starry Sky vol. 5 ~Episode Taurus~ (Special Edition) 644 3,499 June 22 Frontier Works
97 21 Ore no Imōto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai (Oreimo) #7 (Complete Limited Pressing) 606 4,714 June 22 Aniplex
98 - Gekijō-ban Yu-Gi-Oh! ~Chō-Yūgō! Jikū o Koeta Kizuna (Yu-Gi-Oh! 3D: Bonds Beyond Time) (Standard Edition) 603 6,808 June 15 Marvelous Entertainment
- 36 Yondemasu yo, Azazel-san Vol. 1 546 3,138 June 22 King Records
- 20 Toaru Majutsu no Index II Vol. 5 (Limited First Edition) 540 4,672 June 22 Geneon Universal Entertainment
- - Toy Story 3 503 110,360 December 1, 2010 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
- - Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind 502 639,566 November 19,
2003
Buena Vista
- 30 Bleach Arrancar: Metsubō Arc #5 495 3,442 June 22 Aniplex
- 39 Star Driver Kagayaki no Takuto #6 (Complete Limited Pressing) 431 2,714 June 22 Aniplex
- 37 Aria the Scarlet Ammo Bullet. 1 430 2,779 June 22 TBS
- - Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea 418 895,934 July 3,
2009
Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
- - Toy Story Special Edition 413 136,641 May 21, 2010 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
- - Shrek Forever 404 18,668 April 28 Paramount Home Entertainment
- - Monsters Inc. (07.06) 401 134,299 June 20,
2007
Buena Vista
- - Mobile Suit Gundam UC #3 390 62,810 April 7 Bandai Visual

Source: Oricon

[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 Blu-ray Disc Ranking: July 4-10 (2011-07-12 04:45)
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