News Attack on Titan Tops Graphic Novels in U.S. Bookstores in May
posted on 2014-06-06 07:00 EDT
Six volumes of Hajime Isayama's Attack on Titan manga series ranked on Nielsen BookScan's list of top 20 graphic novel sales in May. Attack on Titan volume 12 ranked #1, followed by volume 1 at #2, volume 2 at #11, volume 3 at #14, volume 4 at #17, and volume 9 at #19.
Additionally, Max and Greg Borenstein and Eric Battle's Godzilla: Awakening prequel comic ranked at #3, volume 65 of Masashi Kishimoto's Naruto at #4, and volume 3 of Okayado's Monster Musume at #9.
In March, Attack on Titan volume 1 ranked at #5, followed by volume 2 at #7, volume 3 at #15, and volume 11 at #19. Naruto volume 64 also ranked at #8.
The BookScan rankings represent sales at Barnes & Noble and other book chains, independent bookshops, and online purchases — but not sales at comic book stores, Amazon, Walmart.com, and some other venues.