News
Top-Selling Light Novels in Japan by Series: 2015

posted on 2015-11-29 20:45 EST

This list covers sales surveyed from November 17, 2014 to November 22, 2015.

Rank Estimated Sales
in Period
Title Publisher
Author
1 1,220,217 Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? SB Creative
Writer: Fujino Ōmori/Illustration: Suzuhito Yasuda
2 1,175,978 The Irregular at Magic High School ASCII Media Works
Tsutomu Satou
Illustration: Kana Ishida
3 1,050,446 My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU Shogakukan
Wataru Watari
Illustration: Ponkan8
4 927,413 Overlord Enterbrain
Kugane Maruyama
5 883,833 Naruto Story Series Shueisha
Original Story: Masashi Kishimoto / Text: Akira Higashiyama, Others
6 788,895 Sword Art Online ASCII Media Works
Story: Reki Kawahara
Illustration: abec
7 494,721 Kagerou Daze Enterbrain
JIN (Shizen no Teki-P) / Illustration: Shizu
8 413,663 Kokuhaku Yokō Renshū Kadokawa
Writer: Tōko Fujitani/Original Concept: HoneyWorks/Illustration: Yamako
9 405,666 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index (New Testament: A Certain Magical Index) ASCII Media Works
Kazuma Kamachi / Illustration: Kiyotaka Haimura
10 390,856 Sword Art Online: Progressive ASCII Media Works
Story: Reki Kawahara
Illustration: abec
11 380,413 Bōkyaku Tantei Series (Okitegami Kyōko no Bibōroku) Kodansha
Writer: NisiOisin/ Illustration: VOfan
12 336,883 Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Side Story SB Creative
Writer: Fujino Ōmori/Illustration: Kiyotaka Haimura
13 333,922 Haikyu!! Novel Edition!! Shueisha
Original Story: Haruichi Furudate/ Writer: Kiyoko Hoshi
14 326,179 No Game, No Life Media Factory
Writer/Illustration: Yuu Kamiya
15 314,890 Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online Kadokawa
Writer: Keiichi Sigsawa / Supervisor: Reki Kawahara / Illustration: Kouhaku Kuroboshi
16 313,744 Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend Fujimi Shobo
Story: Fumiaki Maruto / Illustration: Kurehito Misaki
17 313,159 My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU Short Story Collection Shogakukan
Wataru Watari
Illustration: Ponkan8
18 302,486 Seraph of the End: Vampire Reign: Ichinose Guren, 16-Sai no Hametsu Kodansha
Takaya Kagami / Illustration: Yamato Yamamoto
19 294,451 Gate: Jiei-tai Ka no Chi ni te, Kaku Tatakaeri Alphapolis
Takumi Yanai
20 289,046 The Devil is a Part-Timer! ASCII Media Works
Satoshi Wagahara / Illustration: 029
21 288,060 Monogatari Series Kodansha
Writer: NisiOisin/ Illustration: VOfan
22 263,824 Date A Live Fujimi Shobo
Writer: Koushi Tachibana/ Illustration: Tsunako
23 254,547 The Boy and The Beast Kadokawa
Mamoru Hosoda
24 250,630 Kuroko's Basketball -Replace- Shueisha
Writer: Sawako Hirabayashi/ Original Creator/Illustration: Tadatoshi Fujimaki
25 242,408 World Break - Aria of Curse for a Holy Swordsman SB Creative
Akamitsu Awamura / Illustration: refeia
26 237,742 Accel World ASCII Media Works
Writer: Reki Kawahara/ Illustration: HIMA
27 234,809 The Testament of Sister New Devil Kadokawa
Tetsuto Uesu / Illustration: Nekosuke Okuma
28 230,153 Aria the Scarlet Ammo Media Factory
Writer: Chūgaku Akamatsu/ Illustration: Kobuichi
29 226,010 Chivalry of a Failed Knight SB Creative
Writer: Riku Misora/ Illustration: Won
30 216,734 Naruto Shinden Series Shueisha
Original Story: Masashi Kishimoto/ Writer: Takashi Yano, Shin Towada

Source: Oricon


This article has a follow-up: Top-Selling Light Novels in Japan by Volume: 2015 (2015-11-29 21:50)
follow-up of Top-Selling Light Novels in Japan by Volume: 2015 (First Half)
discuss this in the forum (13 posts) |
bookmark/share with:

this article has been modified since it was originally posted; see change history

News homepage / archives

Loading next article...