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Japanese Comic Ranking, June 5–June 11

posted on by Egan Loo
Naruto, Bleach back on top, Liar Game drama propels manga #1 into top ten

Naruto #38 coverMasashi Kishimoto's Naruto Volume 38 and Kubotite's Bleach Volume 28 arrived too late to take the number one spot from Naoki Urasawa's 21st Century Boys Part I last week, but they place one-two in the latest weekly bestselling manga chart in Japan. In fact, eight of the top ten titles are from Shuiesha in the first full week of that publisher's June manga rollout. The anticipation for next week's finale to the live-action Liar Game television drama propelled the first volume of Shinobu Kaitani's original manga to #9—almost two years after it was originally released.

Rank Prev. Rank Title Author Publisher Price
1 7 Naruto #38 Masashi Kishimoto Shueisha Y410
2 9 Bleach #28 Kubotite Shueisha Y410
3 - The Prince of Tennis #38 Takeshi Konomi Shueisha Y410
4 - To-Love-Ru -Trouble- #4 Art: Kentaro Yabuki
Story: Saki Hasemi
Shueisha Y410
5 1 21st Century Boys Part I Naoki Urasawa Shogakukan Y550
6 - Tegami-bachi (Letter Bee) #2 Hiroyuki Asada Shueisha Y440
7 - Muhyo & Roji's Bureau of Supernatural Investigation #12 Yoshiyuki Nishi Shueisha Y410
8 6 Saiyuki Reload #8 Kazuya Minekura Ichijinsha Y760
9 - Liar Game #1 Shinobu Kaitani Shueisha Y530
10 2 Kimi ni Todoke #4 Karuho Shiina Shueisha Y410

Source: Tohan

Image © Masashi Kishimoto

This article has a follow-up: Japanese Comic Ranking, June 26–July 16 (2007-07-18 05:18)
follow-up of Japanese Comic Ranking, May 29–June 4
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