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Top-Selling Manga in Japan by Volume: 2014 (First Half)

posted on 2014-06-03 22:00 EDT
2 One Piece books, 17 Attack on Titan books, 3 Naruto books, 1 Kimi ni Todoke book, 2 Silver Spoon books

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

Rank Estimated Copies Sold
in Period
Title Publisher Release Date
Author
1 2,825,339 One Piece 73 Shueisha 2014/03
Eiichiro Oda
2 1,770,746 Attack on Titan 12 Kodansha 2013/12
Hajime Isayama
3 1,665,561 Attack on Titan 13 Kodansha 2014/04
Hajime Isayama
4 1,073,219 Naruto 67 Shueisha 2013/12
Masashi Kishimoto
5 1,039,390 Naruto 68 Shueisha 2014/03
Masashi Kishimoto
6 934,335 Kimi ni Todoke 21 Shueisha 2014/03
Karuho Shiina
7 904,863 Silver Spoon 11 Shogakukan 2014/03
Hiromu Arakawa
8 836,790 Silver Spoon 10 Shogakukan 2014/01
Hiromu Arakawa
9 799,324 Naruto 69 Shueisha 2014/05
Masashi Kishimoto
10 775,315 I'm Sakamoto, you know. 2 Kadokawa 2013/11
Nami Sano
11 762,515 Kuroko's Basketball 26 Shueisha 2014/03
Tadatoshi Fujimaki
12 754,496 Kuroko's Basketball 25 Shueisha 2013/12
Tadatoshi Fujimaki
13 722,641 Assassination Classroom 7 Shueisha 2013/12
Yusei Matsui
14 706,829 Blue Exorcist 12 Shueisha 2013/12
Kazue Katō
15 689,035 Assassination Classroom 8 Shueisha 2014/03
Yusei Matsui
16 678,473 Magi 20 Shogakukan 2014/01
Shinobu Ohtaka
17 623,976 Terra Formars 7 Shueisha 2013/11
Story: Yū Sasuga 
Art: Kenichi Tachibana 
18 608,958 Black Butler 18 Square Enix 2014/01
Yana Toboso
19 607,177 Bleach 61 Shueisha 2013/12
Tite Kubo
20 601,853 Kuroko's Basketball 27 Shueisha 2014/05
Tadatoshi Fujimaki
21 597,418 Ao Haru Ride 9 Shueisha 2014/01
Io Sakisaka
22 573,577 Bleach 62 Shueisha 2014/03
Tite Kubo
23 572,944 Assassination Classroom 9 Shueisha 2014/05
Yusei Matsui
24 567,134 Magi 21 Shogakukan 2014/04
Shinobu Ohtaka
25 559,687 Terra Formars 8 Shueisha 2014/02
Story: Yū Sasuga 
Art: Kenichi Tachibana 
26 539,794 Detective Conan 82 Shogakukan 2014/01
Gosho Aoyama
27 537,844 Fairy Tail 41 Kodansha 2013/12
Hiro Mashima
28 526,719 Kishibe Rohan wa Ugokanai Shueisha 2013/11
Hirohiko Araki
29 520,984 One Piece 72 Shueisha 2013/11
Eiichiro Oda
30 506,315 Natsume's Book of Friends 17 Hakusensha 2014/01
Yuki Midorikawa
31 503,098 One-Punch Man 5 Shueisha 2013/12
Story: ONE 
Art: Yuusuke Murata
32 491,098 Detective Conan 81 Shogakukan 2013/11
Gosho Aoyama
33 489,033 Fairy Tail 42 Kodansha 2014/03
Hiro Mashima
34 489,024 Detective Conan 83 Shogakukan 2014/04
Gosho Aoyama
35 482,917 Real 13 Shueisha 2013/11
Takehiko Inoue
36 461,779 Bleach 63 Shueisha 2014/05
Tite Kubo
37 459,965 JoJolion (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure) 6 Shueisha 2014/03
Hirohiko Araki
38 451,901 Attack on Titan 11 Kodansha 2013/08
Hajime Isayama
39 435,848 I'm Sakamoto, you know. 1 Enterbrain 2013/01
Nami Sano
40 433,384 Kyō wa Kaisha Yasumimasu. 5 Shueisha 2013/12
Mari Fujimura
41 432,887 Space Brothers (Uchū Kyōdai) 23 Kodansha 2014/03
Chūya Koyama
42 424,509 Haikyu!! 10 Shueisha 2014/04
Haruichi Furudate
43 419,389 Chihayafuru 23 Kodansha 2013/12
Yuki Suetsugu
44 418,526 MIX 4 Shogakukan 2014/01
Mitsuru Adachi
45 409,602 Haikyu!! 9 Shueisha 2014/01
Haruichi Furudate
46 407,857 Attack on Titan 10 Kodansha 2013/04
Hajime Isayama
47 398,266 Magi: Adventure of Sinbad 2 Shogakukan 2014/01
Story: Shinobu Ohtaka
Art: Yoshifumi Ōtera
48 397,453 Attack on Titan 1 Kodansha 2010/03
Hajime Isayama
49 396,172 Attack on Titan 9 Kodansha 2012/12
Hajime Isayama
50 384,017 Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma 5 Shueisha 2013/12
Story: Yūto Tsukuda 
Art: Shun Saeki 
Cooperation: Yuki Morisaki 

Rank Estimated Copies Sold
in Period
Title Publisher Release Date
Author
51 383,513 Chihayafuru 24 Kodansha 2014/04
Yuki Suetsugu
52 382,977 Attack on Titan 2 Kodansha 2010/07
Hajime Isayama
53 381,172 My Love Story!! 5 Shueisha 2014/02
Story: Kazune Kawahara 
Art: Aruko
54 381,134 Attack on Titan 12 Limited Edition Kodansha 2013/12
Hajime Isayama
55 380,529 Toriko 28 Shueisha 2014/01
Mitsutoshi Shimabukuro
56 377,965 One-Punch Man 6 Shueisha 2014/05
Story: ONE 
Art: Yuusuke Murata
57 377,678 Gintama 52 Shueisha 2013/12
Hideaki Sorachi
58 377,112 Gintama 53 Shueisha 2014/02
Hideaki Sorachi
59 374,603 Hōzuki no Reitetsu 11 Kodansha 2013/11
Natsumi Eguchi
60 372,276 Attack on Titan 8 Kodansha 2012/08
Hajime Isayama
61 371,538 Attack on Titan 3 Kodansha 2010/12
Hajime Isayama
62 371,116 Hōzuki no Reitetsu 13 Kodansha 2014/02
Natsumi Eguchi
63 370,830 Nisekoi: False Love 10 Shueisha 2014/01
Naoshi Komi
64 367,217 Ookiku Furikabutte (Big Windup!) 22 Kodansha 2013/11
Asa Higuchi
65 365,300 Attack on Titan 4 Kodansha 2011/04
Hajime Isayama
66 363,807 Kingdom 33 Shueisha 2014/01
Yasuhisa Hara
67 360,790 Hōzuki no Reitetsu 12 Kodansha 2013/12
Natsumi Eguchi
68 359,547 Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma 6 Shueisha 2014/02
Story: Yūto Tsukuda 
Art: Shun Saeki 
Cooperation: Yuki Morisaki
69 358,230 Attack on Titan 5 Kodansha 2011/08
Hajime Isayama
70 357,958 Toriko 29 Shueisha 2014/03
Mitsutoshi Shimabukuro
71 357,562 Nisekoi: False Love 11 Shueisha 2014/03
Naoshi Komi
72 351,411 Attack on Titan 6 Kodansha 2011/12
Hajime Isayama
73 348,209 Attack on Titan 7 Kodansha 2012/04
Hajime Isayama
74 336,541 Say, "I Love You". 12 Kodansha 2014/02
Kanae Hazuki
75 334,968 A Bride's Story 6 Kadokawa 2014/01
Kaoru Mori
76 334,502 To Love-Ru -Trouble- Darkness 10 Shueisha 2014/04
Story: Saki Hasemi 
Art: Kentaro Yabuki
77 333,609 Kingdom 34 Shueisha 2014/04
Yasuhisa Hara
78 326,619 Ace of Diamond 39 Kodansha 2013/12
Yūji Terajima
79 326,208 To Love-Ru -Trouble- Darkness 9 Shueisha 2013/12
Story: Saki Hasemi 
Art: Kentaro Yabuki
80 324,278 Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma 7 Shueisha 2014/04
Story: Yūto Tsukuda 
Art: Shun Saeki 
Cooperation: Yuki Morisaki
81 319,914 Giant Killing 30 Kodansha 2014/01
Story: Masaya Tsunamoto 
Art: Tsujitomo
82 319,912 Ace of Diamond 40 Kodansha 2014/03
Yūji Terajima
83 318,325 Attack on Titan 13 Limited Edition Kodansha 2014/04
Hajime Isayama
84 316,647 Attack on Titan: No Regrets 1 Kodansha 2014/04
Story: Gan Sunaaku 
Original creator: Hajime Isayama 
Art: Hikaru Suruga 
85 312,841 The Seven Deadly Sins 6 Kodansha 2013/12
Nakaba Suzuki
86 303,588 Nisekoi: False Love 12 Shueisha 2014/05
Naoshi Komi
87 302,036 My Little Monster 13 Kodansha 2014/01
ろびこ
88 301,833 The Seven Deadly Sins 7 Kodansha 2014/02
Nakaba Suzuki
89 301,506 Hyakushō Kizoku 3 Shinshokan 2014/02
Hiromu Arakawa
90 301,496 Skip Beat! 34 Hakusensha 2014/03
Yoshiki Nakamura
91 293,661 Kinō Nani Tabeta? 8 Kodansha 2013/12
Fumi Yoshinaga
92 291,148 Attack on Titan: Before the Fall 1 Kodansha 2013/12
Story: Ryo Suzukaze 
Original creator: Hajime Isayama 
Original Character Design: THORES Shibamoto (novel) 
Art: Satoshi Shiki 
Original Novel: Ryo Suzukaze
93 286,075 Tokyo Ghoul 10 Shueisha 2014/01
Sui Ishida
94 284,786 Ajin - Demi-Human 3 Kodansha 2013/11
Gamon Sakurai
95 283,898 Soul Eater 25 Square Enix 2013/12
Atsushi Ohkubo
96 281,007 xxxHOLiC: Rei 2 Kodansha 2014/04
CLAMP
97 276,681 The New Prince of Tennis (Shin Tennis no Ōji-sama) 12 Shueisha 2014/03
Takeshi Konomi
98 275,970 The Seven Deadly Sins 8 Kodansha 2014/04
Nakaba Suzuki
99 275,578 Worst 33 Akita Shoten 2013/12
Hiroshi Takahashi
100 272,902 Yo-kai Watch 1 Shogakukan 2013/06
Noriyuki Konishi

Source: Oricon


This article has a follow-up: Japanese Comic Ranking, May 26-June 1 (2014-06-04 16:30)
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