News Yuri!!! on Ice Anime's 1st BD Volume Sells 35,453 to Rank #2 on Overall Weekly BD Chart (Updated)
posted on 2017-01-06 00:33 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The first Blu-ray Disc home video volume of the Yuri!!! on Ice anime sold 35,453 copies in its first three days, and ranked #2 on Oricon's general Blu-ray Disc chart for December 26 to January 1 (the top spot went to SMAP's Clip! SMAP! Complete Singles, which sold 188,789 copies and shipped on December 28). The volume shipped on December 30. The Blu-ray Disc volume also ranked #1 on the Blu-ray Disc animation chart.
The first DVD volume, which shipped on the same day, sold 15,425 copies and ranked #3 on the general DVD chart, while also ranking #1 in the DVD animation chart.
The show's soundtrack also ranked #4 on the weekly CD album chart for the week of December 26-January 1, and has sold 56,878 physical copies as of January 1. The soundtrack had ranked #1 on Oricon's weekly digital album chart for the week of December 19-25, and ranked #3 on Oricon's weekly CD album chart for the same time period.
Update: Oricon has updated its sales numbers for both the first Blu-ray Disc volume and the first DVD volume of Yuri!!! on Ice. Oricon now states that the first Blu-ray Disc volume sold 35,453 copies in its first three days, while the first DVD volume sold 15,425 copies. Oricon's charts had previously stated that the Blu-ray Disc volume had sold 24,513, while the DVD volume had sold 11,076. Thanks, phoenixalia and Chris B.
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