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Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, August 22-28

posted on 2011-08-30 15:00 EDT

AKB48's AKB ga Ippai ~The Best Music Video~ collection fell from #6 to #17 in its 10th week. It sold 4,996 more copies for a total of 352,698. Yukari Tamura's Love-Live *Mary Rose* & *Starry Candy Stripe* concert disc (pictured right) sold 2,645 copies at #38.

The Premium Edition for the live-action film adaptation of the Ashita no Joe fell from #1 to #46. It sold 2,133 copies for a new total of 13,104. The Standard Edition also fell from #11 to #56. It sold 1,943 copies for a new total of 6,312.

Takashi Yamazaki's live-action film adaptation of the Space Battleship Yamato anime (pictured right) dropped from #26 to #71 in its 10th week. It sold 1,575 copies for a new total of 114,691.


Rank Last Week Title Weekly Copies Total Copies Release Date Maker Cover
2 - One Piece Log Collection "Bell" 20,478 20,478 August 26 Avex
3 - One Piece Log Collection "Navaron" 19,395 19,395 August 26 Avex
5 - Bleach: Jigoku-hen (Complete Limited Pressing) 16,835 16,835 August 24 Aniplex
8 - Hakuōki Sekkaroku Vol. II (Limited First Edition) 12,563 12,563 August 26 Geneon Universal Entertainment
10 - Bleach: Jigoku-hen (Standard Edition) 11,107 11,107 August 24 Aniplex
11 - Gintama #02 (Complete Limited Pressing) 10,603 10,603 August 24 Aniplex
12 - Puella Magi Madoka Magica #5 (Limited Complete Pressing) 8,422 8,422 August 24 Aniplex
13 - The Prince of Tennis OVA Another Story II - Ano Toki no Bokura Vol. 1 7,906 7,906 August 26 Bandai Visual
15 - IS (Infinite Stratos) Vol. 5 7,319 7,319 August 24 Media Factory
16 - Blue Exorcist #3 (Complete Limited Pressing) 6,882 6,882 August 24 Aniplex
20 5 Cars (11.07) 4,3138 48,324 July 6 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
21 - Natsume Yūjin-Chō San #1 (Complete Limited Pressing) 4,278 4,278 August 24 Aniplex
23 - Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae o Boku-tachi wa Mada Shiranai. #2 (Limited Complete Pressing) 4,192 4,192 August 24 Aniplex
27 - Sekai Ichi Hatsukoi Special Edition Vol. 3 3,822 3,822 August 26 Kadokawa Pictures
28 - Toaru Majutsu no Index II Vol. 7 (Limited First Edition) 3,757 3,757 August 24 Geneon Universal Entertainment
33 - Bleach Arrancar: Metsubō Arc #7 3,022 3,022 August 24 Aniplex
34 - Starry Sky vol. 7 ~Episode Cancer~ (Special Edition) 2,889 2,889 August 24 Frontier Works
37 - Yondemasu yo, Azazel-san Vol. 3 2,705 2,705 August 24 King Records
42 - Dog Days #2 (Complete Limited Pressing) 2,359 2,359 August 24 Aniplex
45 15 Karigurashi no Arrietty (Arrietty the Borrower) 2,287 249,826 June 17 Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment
47 - Star Driver Kagayaki no Takuto #8 (Complete Limited Pressing) 2,116 2,116 August 26 Aniplex
49 - G-Selection Mobile Suit Gundam Wing: Endless Waltz Special Edition DVD-Box 2,092 2,092 August 26 Bandai Visual
55 34 Kung Fu Panda Special Edition 1,959 9,486 June 26
2009
Kadokawa Entertainment
60 - Aria the Scarlet Ammo Bullet. 3 1,857 1,857 August 24 TBS
61 - Tiger & Bunny #4 (Limited First Edition) 1,784 1,784 August 26 Bandai Visual
66 - Freezing Vol. 6 1,680 1,680 August 24 T.O. Entertainment/Media Factory
67 - Sket Dance Fujisaki Deluxe Edition #1 1,664 1,664 August 26 Avex
72 31 My Neighbor Totoro 1,569 1,093,419 September 28,
2001
Buena Vista
74 - Tales of Series 15th Anniversary Tales of the Abyss DVD-Box 1,345 1,345 August 26 Bandai Visual
75 - Beelzebub Vol. 3 1,340 1,340 August 24 Shogakukan
76 - Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee Reverse 9 (Limited First Edition) 1,316 1,316 August 26 Bandai Visual
79 - Hayate the Combat Butler DVD-Set 1 1,256 1,256 August 24 Shogakukan
83 - Hayate the Combat Butler DVD-Set 2 1,190 1,190 August 24 Shogakukan
84 - Hayate the Combat Butler DVD-Set 3 1,183 1,183 August 24 Shogakukan
85 - Denpa Onna to Seishun Otoko #3 (Limited Complete Pressing) 1,157 1,157 August 24 King Records
88 - Keroro Gunsō (Sgt. Frog) 7th Season #7 1,094 1,094 August 26 Bandai Visual
94 39 Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales 962 27,175 April 20 Walt Disney Studio Japan
95 - Kore wa Zombie Desu ka? Deluxe Edition Vol. 6 939 939 August 26 Kadokawa Shoten
98 - Super Robot Wars OG: The Inspector 3 911 911 August 26 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.]


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