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Japanese Comic Ranking, June 8-14 (Updated)

posted on 2009-06-17 17:37 EDT
One Piece, Bleach, D.Gray-man, Vampire Knight rest in top 5; Drop debuts at #3

Update: The cover images for all of the books have been added.

Rank Prev. Rank Title Author Weekly Copies Total Copies Publisher Price Cover
1 1 One Piece #54 Eiichiro Oda 279,275 1,450,417 Shueisha Y420
2 2 Bleach #39 Tite Kubo 135,027 667,580 Shueisha Y420
3 - Drop #7 Original Creator: Hiroshi Shinagawa
Art: Dai Suzuki
Character Design: Hiroshi Takahashi
100,338 100,486 Akita Shoten Y420
4 3 D.Gray-man #18 Katsura Hoshino 91,132 391,762 Shueisha Y420
5 8 Vampire Knight #10 Matsuri Hino 79,463 176,353 Hakusensha Y420
6 4 Bakuman. #3 Story: Tsugumi Ohba
Art: Takeshi Obata
67,541 267,910 Shueisha Y420
7 - Azumanga Daioh 1-Nensei New Edition Kiyohiko Azuma 66,125 66,125 Shogakukan Y650
8 5 Bastard!! #26 Kazushi Hagiwara 62,993 196,005 Shueisha Y420
9 - Crows Zero #3 Original creator: Hiroshi Takahashi
Script: Shogo Muto
Art: Kenichirō Naitō
62,660 62,777 Akita Shoten Y420
10 10 Faster than a Kiss #5 Meca Tanaka 54,048 125,166 Hakusensha Y420
11 - Chihayafuru #5 Yuki Suetsugu 46,774 46,774 Kodansha Y440
12 - Hotaru no Hikari #14 Satoru Hiura 44,608 44,608 Kodansha Y440
13 7 To Love-Ru -Trouble- #14 Story: Saki Hasemi
Art: Kentaro Yabuki
42,648 148,855 Shueisha Y420
14 6 Vagabond #30 Original Novel: Eiji Yoshikawa
Art: Takehiko Inoue
42,121 458,113 Kodansha Y560
15 9 Nurarihyon no Mago #5 Hiroshi Shiibashi 38,248 134,132 Shueisha Y420
16 15 Shugo Chara! #9 Peach-Pit 36,996 81,485 Kodansha Y440
17 - Finder no Shinjitsu Ayano Yamane 35,550 35,550 Libre Y630
18 12 Tegami Bachi [Letter Bee] #7 Hiroyuki Asada 32,949 94,664 Shueisha Y460
19 - Clover #11 Tetsuhiro Hirakawa 29,871 29,871 Akita Shoten Y420
20 23 Shinjuku Swan #18 Ken Wakui 28,920 52,488 Kodansha Y560
21 20 Himeanōru #3 Minoru Furuya 27,060 55,151 Kodansha Y560
22 11 Rosario + Vampire Season II #4 Kyōsuke Usuta 26,858 89,170 Shueisha Y460
23 - Saint Seiya: The Lost Canvas - Meiō Shinwa #14 Story: Masami Kurumada
Art: Shiori Teshirogi
26,731 26,742 Akita Shoten Y420
24 - Sketchbook #6 Totan Kobako 26,425 26,425 Mag Garden Y600
25 - Heart no Kuni no Alice #3 QuinRose, Soumei Hoshino 25,660 25,660 Mag Garden Y600
26 - My Girl #3 Mizu Sahara 24,489 24,489 Shinchosha Y570
27 13 Sket Dance #8 Kenta Shinohara 22,301 79,843 Shueisha Y420
28 - Happy Marriage!? #1 Maki Enjōji 22,146 22,146 Shogakukan 420
29 - Seito Shokun! Kyōshi-hen #18 Yoko Shoji 22,066 22,066 Kodansha Y440
30 - Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun #2 Robiko 21,825 21,825 Kodansha Y440

Source: Oricon, Tohan

Update: The name of the artist of Heart no Kuni no Alice (Soumei Hoshino) corrected.


This article has a follow-up: Japanese Comic Ranking, June 15-21 (Updated) (2009-06-24 18:31)
follow-up of Top-Selling Manga in Japan by Series: 1st Half of 2009 (Updated)

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