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Japanese Comic Ranking, December 28-January 10

posted on 2010-01-13 16:31 EST
Naruto, Gintama, Bakuman., TeniPuri, Natsume land in top 10; Hunter X Hunter stays

Update: The 24th volume of Hiromu Arakawa's Fullmetal Alchemist manga has now sold 1.077 million copies. This means that every volume of the manga is now a million-copy seller. Source: Mainichi Shimbun's Mantan Web

Rank Prev. Rank Title Author Weekly Copies Total Copies Publisher Price Cover
1 - Naruto #49 Masashi Kishimoto 799,895 799,895 Shueisha Y420
2 - Gintama #32 Hideaki Sorachi 311,062 311,062 Shueisha Y420
3 2 Hunter X Hunter #27 Yoshihiro Togashi 285,170 773,616 Shueisha Y420
4 - Bakuman. #6 Story: Tsugumi Ohba
Art: Takeshi Obata
259,867 259,867 Shueisha Y420
5 - Shin Tennis no Ouji-sama (The New Prince of Tennis) #2 Takeshi Konomi 226,720 226,720 Shueisha Y460
6 - Natsume's Book of Friends #9 Yuki Midorikawa 217,210 217,210 Hakusensha Y420
7 1 Fullmetal Alchemist #24 Hiromu Arakawa 191,114 1,077,249 Square Enix Y420
8 16 Initial D #40 Shūichi Shigeno 140,768 206,936 Kodansha Y550
9 3 Ookiku Furikabutte #13 Asa Higuchi 118,338 419,468 Kodansha Y550
10 4 xxxHOLiC #16 CLAMP 114,003 395,592 Kodansha Y580
11 13 Mei-chan no Shitsuji #11 Riko Miyagi 105,802 181,821 Shueisha Y420
12 - Sket Dance #11 Kenta Shinohara 102,008 102,008 Shueisha Y420
13 - Kuroko no Baske #5 Tadatoshi Fujimaki 97,160 97,160 Shueisha Y420
14 - Jin #17 Motoka Murakami 91,995 91,995 Shueisha Y540
15 - Pyu to Fuku! Jaguar #18 Kyosuke Usuta 89,581 89,581 Shueisha Y420
16 10 The Melancholy of Suzumiya Haruhi-chan #4 Original Creator: Nagaru Tanigawa
Art: Puyo
Original Character Design: Noizi Ito
76,519 156,068 Kadokawa Group Publishing Y588
17 - Tomehane! Suzuri Kōkō Shodōbu #6 Katsutoshi Kawai 75,796 75,796 Shogakukan Y540
18 22 One Piece #56 Eiichiro Oda 70,554 1,994,952 Shueisha Y420
19 - Psyren #9 Toshiaki Iwashiro 67,300 67,300 Shueisha Y420
20 - Akagami no Shirayuki-hime #4 Sorata Akiduki 65,542 65,542 Hakusensha Y420
21 50 Nabari no Ō #12 Yuhki Kamatani 63,707 86,358 Square Enix Y600
22 18 Bokutachi wa Shitteshimatta #8 Kaho Miyasaka 62,510 127,107 Shogakukan Y420
23 - World Embryo #6 Daisuke Moriyama 60,472 60,472 Shonen Gahosha Co Y420
24 24 Nodame Cantabile #23 Tomoko Ninomiya 60,164 1,102,395 Kodansha Y440
25 17 Sekirei #9 Sakurako Gokurakuin 57,580 123,312 Square Enix Y540
26 23 Suki Desu Suzuki-kun!! #6 Gō Ikeyamada 52,729 111,701 Shogakukan Y420
27 - Bōzu Love!!! Tomo Matsumoto 50,637 50,637 Hakusensha Y420
28 52 Oyasumi Punpun #6 Inio Asano 50,008 72,509 Shogakukan Y540
29 5 Kekkaishi #27 Yellow Tanabe 48,432 259,540 Shogakukan Y420
30 12 Major #74 Takuya Mitsuda 48,097 206,854 Shogakukan Y420

Source: Oricon


This article has a follow-up: Japanese Comic Ranking, January 11-17 (Updated) (2010-01-20 16:56)
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