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Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, August 8-14

posted on 2011-08-16 06:00 EDT

AKB48's AKB ga Ippai ~The Best Music Video~ collection rose from #14 to #7 in its eighth week. It sold 5,269 more copies for a total of 342,107. Takashi Yamazaki's live-action film adaptation (pictured right) of the Space Battleship Yamato anime rose from #30 to #18 in its eighth week. It sold 2,599 copies for a new total of 110,824.

Kenichi Suzumura's Live Tour 2011 "Chronicle to the future" DVD sold 2,085 copies to debut on #25. The first film in Shinsuke Sato's live-action adaptation of Hiroya Oku's Gantz action manga rose from #44 to #37 in its fifth week. It sold 1,437 more copies for a new total of 48,581.

The DVD for the K-ON! Live Event ~Come with Me!!~ concert dropped from #12 to #40. It sold 1,232 more copies for a total of 6,870.

The DVD-Box for the live-action television series adaptation of the Bartender manga fell from #7 to #46 It sold 1,083 more copies for a total of 7,978 copies.

The TV Asahi 60th Anniversary Precure All-Stars Special Concert with Kyoto Philharmonic Orchestra DVD sold 1,018 copies to land at #51.

The live-action special-effects film Garo ~Red Requiem~ dropped from #26 to 62. It moved 873 more copies for a total of 4,261 copies.


Rank Last Week Title Weekly Copies Total Copies Release Date Maker Cover
2 6 Cars (11.07) 6,752 37,683 July 6 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
9 2 Hakuōki Sekkaroku Vol. I (Limited First Edition) 4,756 16,891 August 5 Geneon Universal Entertainment
13 18 Karigurashi no Arrietty (Arrietty the Borrower) 3,915 244,164 June 17 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
29 45 My Neighbor Totoro 1,984 1,089,823 September 28,
2001
Buena Vista
34 22 Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue 1,533 5,152 August 3 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
44 - Kung Fu Panda Special Edition 1,141 5,692 June 26
2009
Kadokawa Entertainment
45 64 Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales 1,132 24,825 April 20 Walt Disney Studio Japan
53 93 Toy Story 3 1,008 114,900 December 1, 2010 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
54 62 One Piece Mugiwara Chase 994 8,499 July 20 Pony Canyon
57 - Redline Collector's Edition 933 933 August 10 TS
59 - Laputa: Castle in the Sky 909 733,102 October 4,
2002
Buena Vista
63 - Katteni Kaizō Part II (Limited-Time Edition) 865 865 August 10 Aniplex
69 - Toy Story Special Edition 823 140,615 May 21, 2010 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
71 16 Manga Nihon Mukashi Banashi DVD-Box Part 3 815 4,804 August 2 Toho Video
72 - Kiki's Delivery Service 812 463,487 June 8,
2001
Buena Vista
75 47 One Piece Log Collection "God" 802 26,760 July 22 Avex
77 - Monsters Inc. (07.06) 787 137,897 June 20,
2007
Buena Vista
86 - Finding Nemo (07.06) 756 100,024 June 20,
2007
Buena Vista
92 66 Precure All-Stars DX3 Mirai ni Todoke! Sekai o Tsunagu Niji-Iro no Hana (Special Edition) 736 10,967 July 20 Pony Canyon
- - Toy Story 2 Special Edition 703 125,984 June 23, 2010 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
- - Beauty and the Beast Special Edition 645 63,398 October 9, 2010 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
- 48 Gintama #01 (Complete Limited Pressing) 625 16,519 July 27 Aniplex
- - Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (Special Edition, 10.06) 602 43,634 June 25 Fox
- - Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind 566 642,761 November 19,
2003
Buena Vista
- - Madagascar 2 Special Edition (10.03) 555 14,517 March 26 Paramount Japan
- - Ratatouille (11.07) 545 2,918 July 6 Walt Disney Studios
- - Princess Mononoke 530 333,200 November 21,
2001
Buena Vista
- - Redline Standard Edition 502 502 August 10 TS
- - Gekijō-ban Anime Nintama Rantaro Ninjutsu Gakuen Zenin Shutsudō! no Dan Special Edition 494 3,813 July 22 Amuse
- - Spirited Away 480 2,362,464 July 19,
2002
Buena Vista

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 DVD Ranking, August 15-21 (2011-08-23 10:00)
follow-up of Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, August 1-7

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