Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, July 25-31
posted on by Egan Loo
AKB48's AKB ga Ippai ~The Best Music Video~ collection dropped from #3 to #14 in its sixth week. It sold 7,501 more copies for a total of 331,399. The AKB48 Nemōsu TV Season 5 release sold 4,827 copies to debut at #21. Morning Musume's Concert Tour 2011 Spring DVD debuted at #19 by selling 5,490 copies.
Takashi Yamazaki's live-action film adaptation of the Space Battleship Yamato anime (pictured right) dropped from #16 to #34 in its sixth week. It sold 3,660 copies for a new total of 105,651.
The first film in Shinsuke Sato's live-action adaptation of Hiroya Oku's Gantz action manga fell from #11 to #38 in its second week. It sold 3,148 more copies for a new total of 45,348.
The Hatsune Miku Vision music DVD from various artists also fell from #17 to #56. It moved 1,886 copies for a total-to-date of 6,601.
The live-action special-effects work Kamen Rider W Returns Kamen Rider Eternal dropped from #5 to 60. It added 1,658 to its total of 10,477.
The Single V "Natsu Dakara!" DVD by Buono! sold 1,336 copies to land at #69.
|Rank||Last Week||Title||Weekly Copies||Total Copies||Release Date||Maker||Cover|
|5||-||Gintama' #01 (Complete Limited Pressing)||14,260||14,260||July 27||Aniplex|
|7||-||Puella Magi Madoka Magica #4 (Limited Complete Pressing)||8,841||8,841||July 27||Aniplex|
|9||-||Blue Exorcist #2 (Complete Limited Pressing)||8,126||8,126||July 27||Aniplex|
|11||-||IS (Infinite Stratos) Vol. 4||7,870||7,870||July 27||Media Factory|
|13||10||Cars (11.07)||7,598||23,965||July 6||Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment|
|15||-||Hetalia World Series Vol. 7 (Limited First Edition)||6,860||6,860||July 27||Frontier Works|
|18||7||Karigurashi no Arrietty (Arrietty the Borrower)||5,628||236,365||June 17||Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment|
|20||1||One Piece Log Collection "God"||4,862||4,862||July 22||Avex|
|22||-||Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae o Boku-tachi wa Mada Shiranai. #2 (Limited Complete Pressing)||4,643||4,643||July 27||Aniplex|
|24||-||Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai (Oreimo) #8 (Complete Limited Pressing)||4,479||4,479||July 27||Aniplex|
|27||-||Toaru Majutsu no Index II Vol. 6 (Limited First Edition)||4,020||4,020||July 27||Geneon Universal Entertainment|
|36||-||Dog Days #1 (Complete Limited Pressing)||3,226||3,226||July 27||Aniplex|
|40||-||Bleach Arrancar: Metsubō Arc #6||3,044||3,044||July 27||Aniplex|
|42||-||Yondemasuyo, Azazel-san Vol. 2||2,906||2,906||July 27||King Records|
|45||-||Hellsing OVA Volume VIII (Limited Initial Edition)||2,704||2,704||July 27||Geneon Entertainment|
|48||-||Star Driver Kagayaki no Takuto #7 (Complete Limited Pressing)||2,355||2,355||July 27||Aniplex|
|52||-||Aria the Scarlet Ammo Bullet. 2||2,030||2,030||July 27||TBS|
|54||8||Precure All-Stars DX3 Mirai ni Todoke! Sekai o Tsunagu Niji-Iro no Hana (Special Edition)||1,956||9,137||July 20||Pony Canyon|
|55||33||My Neighbor Totoro||1,943||1,086,077||September 28, |
|57||18||One Piece Mugiwara Chase||1,830||6,363||July 20||Pony Canyon|
|58||-||Freezing Vol. 5||1,738||1,738||July 27||T.O Entertainment/Media Factory|
|59||-||Beelzebub Vol. 2||1,681||1,681||July 27||Shogakukan|
|65||6||Gekijō-ban Anime Nintama Rantaro Ninjutsu Gakuen Zenin Shutsudō! no Dan Special Edition||1,455||1,455||July 22||Amuse|
|68||-||A Channel #3 (Limited Complete Pressing)||1,353||1,353||July 27||Aniplex|
|71||-||Denpa Onna to Seishun Otoko #2 (Limited Complete Pressing)||1,305||1,305||July 27||King Records|
|72||21||Sekai Ichi Hatsukoi Special Edition Vol. 2||1,293||5,089||July 22||Kadokawa Pictures|
|73||-||Level E #6||1,290||1,290||July 27||Aniplex|
|74||9||Inazuma Eleven: Saikyō Gundan Ogre Shūrai DVD Limited First Edition||1,261||8,420||July 20||Shogakukan|
|76||32||Starry Sky vol. 6 ~Episode Gemini~ (Special Edition)||1,181||3,413||July 21||Frontier Works|
|84||50||Gekijō-ban Anime Nintama Rantaro Ninjutsu Gakuen Zenin Shutsudō! no Dan Special Price Edition||1,113||2,709||July 22||Amuse|
|93||-||Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales||988||22,574||April 20||Walt Disney Studio Japan|
[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, July 18-24