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Attack on Titan Tops Da Vinci Magazine's Ranking for 2nd Year

posted on 2014-12-08 03:00 EST
One Piece, Silver Spoon, Haikyu!!, Hozuki no Reitetsu also rank

The January issue of Kadokawa Media Factory's book and manga news magazine Da Vinci unveiled its 15th annual "Book of the Year" list on Saturday. The rankings are not based solely on sales. Instead, a group of 4,589 voters including professional book reviewers, bookstore employees, and Da Vinci readers selected this year's lists.

The magazine's comic ranking of 50 titles are:

  1. Attack on Titan (Volumes 1-14) - Hajime Isayama
  2. One Piece (Volumes 1-75) - Eiichiro Oda
  3. Silver Spoon (Volumes 1-12) - Hiromu Arakawa
  4. Haikyu!! (Volumes 1-13) - Haruichi Furudate
  5. Hozuki no Reitetsu (Volumes 1-16) - Natsumi Eguchi
  6. What Did You Eat Yesterday? (Volumes 1-9) - Fumi Yoshinaga
  7. Umimachi Diary (Volumes 1-6) - Akimi Yoshida
  8. Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun (Volumes 1-5) - Izumi Tsubaki
  9. Ōoku: The Inner Chambers (Volumes 1-11) - Fumi Yoshinaga
  10. Chihayafuru (Volumes 1-26) - Yuki Suetsugu
  11. Detective Conan (Volumes 1-84) - Gosho Aoyama
  12. Saint Young Men (Volumes 1-84) - Hikaru Nakamura
  13. Assassination Classroom (Volumes 1-11) - Yusei Matsui
  14. Ane no Kekkon (Volumes 1-8) - Keiko Nishi
  15. March comes in like a lion (Volumes 1-10) - Chika Umino
  16. Space Brothers (Volumes 1-24) - Chūya Koyama
  17. Barakamon (Volumes 1-10) - Satsuki Yoshino
  18. Tokyo Ghoul (Volumes 1-14) - Sui Ishida
  19. Black Butler (Volumes 1-19) - Yana Toboso
  20. Kuroko's Basketball (Volumes 1-30) - Tadatoshi Fujimaki
  21. Blue Spring Ride (Volumes 1-11) - Io Sakisaka
  22. The Heroic Legend of Arslan (Volumes 1-2) - Hiromu Akakawa
  23. orange (Volumes 1-3) - Ichigo Takano
  24. Amaama to Inazuma (Volumes 1-3) - Gido Amagakure
  25. Kyō wa Kaisha Yasumimasu. (Volumes 1-7) - Mari Fujimura
  26. Yowamushi Pedal/Yowapeda (Volumes 1-36) - Wataru Watanabe
  27. A Bride's Story (Volumes 1-6) - Kaoru Mori
  28. Kimi ni Todoke (Volumes 1-22) - Karuho Shiina
  29. A Silent Voice (Koe no Katachi) (Volumes 1-6) - Yoshitoki Ōima
  30. Natsume's Book of Friends (Volumes 1-18) - Yuki Midorikawa
  31. Wakako Zake (Volumes 1-3) - Chie Shinkyu
  32. Jojolion (Volumes 1-8) - Hirohiko Araki
  33. Neko Pitcher (Volumes 1-2) - Kenji Sonishi
  34. Moyashimon (Volumes 1-13) - Masayuki Ishikawa
  35. Kōnodori (Volumes 1-6) - Yō Suzunoki
  36. The Ancient Magus' Bride (Mahō Tsukai no Yome) (Volumes 1-2) Kore Yamazaki
  37. Giant Killing (Volumes 1-33) - Masaya Tsunamoto and Tsujitomo
  38. Chōyaku Hyakunin Isshu: Uta Koi (Volumes 1-4) - Kei Sugita
  39. My Love Story! (Volumes 1-7) - Kazune Kawahara, Aruko
  40. REAL (Volumes 1-13) - Takehiko Inoue
  41. The Piano Forest (Volumes 1-25) - Makoto Isshiki
  42. Hyakushō Kizoku (Volumes 1-3) - Hiromu Arakawa
  43. World Trigger (Volumes 1-8) - Daisuke Ashihara
  44. Kōdai-ke no Hitobito (Volumes 1-2) - Kozueko Morimoto
  45. Your Lie in April (Volumes 1-10) - Naoshi Arakawa
  46. Around 30 chan (Volumes 1-3) - Nayuka Mine
  47. Isobe Isobee Monogatari (Volumes 1-4) - Ryō Nakama
  48. Hōseki no Kuni (Volumes 1-3) - Haruko Ichikawa
  49. The Seven Deadly Sins (Volumes 1-11) - Nakaba Suzuki
  50. Kakukaku Shikajika (Volumes 1-4) - Akiko Higashimura
    Sayonara Sorcier (Volumes 1-2) - Hozumi (tie)
    Jūhan Shuttai! (Volumes 1-4) - Naoko Matsuda (tie)

This is the second year that Attack on Titan topped the list. The rest of the top five last year were Silver Spoon, One Piece, March comes in like a lion, and Chihayafuru.

2012's list separated manga between male and female-oriented series. Silver Spoon, One Piece, and March Comes in like a Lion ranked on the male list with Space Brothers and Detective Conan. Chihayafuru was #1 on the female list with Kimi ni Todoke, Natsume's Book of Friends, Ōoku: The Inner Chambers and Ore Monogatari!!.

Source: Comic Natalie


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