News Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, May 9-15 (Part 1)
posted on 2011-05-17 06:30 EDT by Egan Loo
Another Gantz, a director's cut of the first of two live-action films based on the Gantz manga, debuted at #5 with 8,986 copies sold.
The Standard Edition DVD of Umizaru: The Last Message, the third live-action film based on Shuho Sato's manga about the Japanese Coast Guard, dropped from #18 to #30 in its sixth week. It sold 1,819 more copies for a total of 63,531.
|Rank||Last Week||Title||Weekly Copies||Total Copies||Release Date||Maker||Cover|
|4||-||Hakuōki Hekketsu-roku Vol. V (Limited First Edition)||10,304||10,304||May 11||Geneon Universal Entertainment|
|8||-||Kimi ni Todoke 2nd Season Vol. 3||5,544||5,544||May 11||VAP|
|21||-||One Piece 12th Season: Maiden Island Arc Piece. 3||2,653||2,653||May 11||Avex|
|22||-||One Piece 12th Season: Maiden Island Arc Piece. 4||2,579||2,579||May 11||Avex|
|29||17||Shrek Forever||1,852||13,376||April 28||Paramount Home Entertainment|
[There are gaps in the chart above because non-animated DVD releases are not included. Oricon does not directly post 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 DVD Ranking, May 2-8