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Top-Selling Light Novels in Japan by Series: 2014 (First Half)

posted on 2014-06-03 22:50 EDT
Kagerou Daze sells 814,638, followed by The irregular at magic high school, SAO, Monogatari, My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU

The following chart covers sales from November 18, 2013 to May 18, 2014:

Rank Estimated Copies Sold
in Period
Title Publisher
Author
1 814,638 Kagerou Daze Enterbrain
JIN (Shizen no Teki-P)
Illustration: Shizu
2 651,405 The irregular at magic high school ASCII Media Works
Tsutomu Satou
Illustration: Kana Ishida
3 592,669 Sword Art Online ASCII Media Works
Story: Reki Kawahara
Illustration: abec
4 519,732 Monogatari Series Kodansha
NisiOisin
Illustration: VOFAN
5 487,397 My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU Shogakukan
Wataru Watari
Illustration: Ponkan8
6 331,987 Sword Art Online: Progressive ASCII Media Works
Story: Reki Kawahara
Illustration: abec
7 318,987 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index (New Testament: A Certain Magical Index) ASCII Media Works
Kazuma Kamachi
Illustration: Kiyotaka Haimura
8 281,325 Kuroko's Basketball -Replace- Shueisha
Sawako Hirabayashi
Original Story/Illustration: Tadatoshi Fujimaki
9 255,348 No Game, No Life (Kadokawa) Kadokawa
Yuu Kamiya
10 243,659 Date A Live Fujimi Shobo
Koushi Tachibana
Illustration: Tsunako
11 243,652 Strike the Blood ASCII Media Works
Gakuto Mikumo
Illustration: Manyako
12 236,474 Log Horizon Enterbrain
Mamare Touno
Illustration: Kazuhiro Hara
13 204,995 The Devil is a Part-Timer! ASCII Media Works
Satoshi Wagahara
Illustration: 029
14 190,718 Baka and Test - Summon the Beasts Enterbrain
Kenji Inoue
Illustration: Yui Haga
15 178,055 Black Bullet ASCII Media Works
Shiden Kanzaki
Illustration: Saki Ukai
16 171,115 Aria the Scarlet Ammo Media Factory
Chūgaku Akamatsu
Illustration: Kobuichi
17 169,136 Tokyo Ravens Fujimi Shobo
Kouhei Azano 
Illustration: Sumihei
18 168,701 No Game, No Life (Media Factory) Media Factory
Yuu Kamiya
19 149,621 No-Rin SB Creative
Shiratori Shirow
Illustration: Kippu
20 144,263 Accel World ASCII Media Works
Reki Kawahara
Illustration: HIMA

Source: Oricon


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