Japan's Animation Blu-ray Disc Ranking, August 16-22
posted on by Egan Loo
The Oricon market survey firm reports that the second Blu-ray Disc volume of the K-On!! television anime series sold 28,000 copies to top Japan's overall Blu-ray Disc chart for the August 16-22 week. The entire K-On franchise has now sold 311,000 copies on Blu-ray.
The Blu-ray Disc for Kou Shibasaki's Live Tour 2010 ~Live Para~ landed at #9, while Maaya Sakamoto's 15th Anniversary Live Concert "Gift" at Nippon Budōkan dropped from #3 to #10. The live-action film version of the Tekken fighting game also fell from #5 to #12.
|Rank||Last Week||Title||Release Date||Maker||Cover|
|1||-||K-On!! (2nd Season) #2 (Limited First Pressing)||August 18||Pony Canyon|
|3||-||FLCL Blu-ray Box||August 18||King Records|
|5||-||The Tatami Galaxy Vol. 1 (Limited First Pressing)||August 20||Toho|
|7||7||Summer Wars Standard Edition||August 1||VAP|
|13||12||K-On!! (2nd Season) #1 (Limited First Pressing)||July 30||Pony Canyon|
|14||9||Evangelion:2.22 You Can (Not) Advance (Evangelion Shin Gekijōban: Ha)||May 26||King Records|
|16||14||Evangelion:1.11 You Are (Not) Alone (Evangelion Shin Gekijōban: Jo)||May 27, |
|17||13||Bakemonogatari Vol. 6 Tsubasa Cat Part II (Complete Limited Pressing)||July 28||Aniplex|
|19||18||Seitokai Yakuindomo #1||August 4||King Records|
[SoundScan Japan's methods of surveying home video sales are different from those of the competing firm Oricon, which often lead to differing results between the two. Neither firm directly posts more data for weekly sales than what is listed here. Any purportedly additional data comes from unverified, anonymous sources.]
follow-up of Japan's Animation Blu-ray Disc Ranking, August 9-15