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Top-Selling Media Franchises in Japan: 2016

posted on 2016-12-29 00:00 EST
Love Live!, One Piece, Osomatsu, [email protected], Haikyu!! lead home video/CD/novel/manga sales

This list covers sales surveyed from December 20, 2015 to December 11, 2016. It includes the raw yen totals of Blu-ray Discs, DVDs, music CDs, novels in print, and manga in print, but not games, film tickets, digital downloads, and other forms of media sales.

Rank Estimated Sales
in Period
Title Home
Video
Music Novels Manga Other
1 8,048,798,040 Love Live! ••
2 6,656,539,884 One Piece ••
3 6,390,467,716 Osomatsu-kun* ••
4 5,385,359,888 The [email protected] ••
5 4,508,140,510 Haikyu!! ••
6 4,368,473,005 Mobile Suit Gundam ••
7 4,234,939,485 Girls und Panzer ••
8 4,216,044,680 Assassination Classroom ••
9 3,845,406,579 Attack on Titan ••
10 3,844,859,484 Kingdom ••
11 3,627,055,636 Star Wars Series ••
12 3,372,664,826 Monogatari Series ••
13 3,271,319,757 Tokyo Ghoul ••
14 2,862,527,019 Detective Conan ••
15 2,757,902,468 HiGH&LOW ••
16 2,727,119,180 The Seven Deadly Sins (Nakaba Suzuki) ••
17 2,703,360,132 your name. ••
18 2,668,416,616 Kamen Rider Series ••
19 2,596,513,416 My Hero Academia ••
20 2,005,169,078 One-Punch Man ••
21 1,954,757,080 Sekaiichi Muzukashii Koi ••
22 1,934,633,401 Harry Potter Series ••
23 1,929,039,372 ARIA ••
24 1,913,547,397 Terra Formars ••
25 1,878,804,092 Bungo Stray Dogs ••
26 1,831,704,636 Erased ••
27 1,787,213,253 Fairy Tail ••
28 1,779,308,558 Chihayafuru ••
29 1,763,517,268 Food Wars: Shokugeki no Sōma ••
30 1,736,933,640 Gintama ••

* Also includes Mr. Osomatsu

Source: Oricon


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