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Detective Conan Manga Tops Da Vinci Ranking

posted on 2018-12-06 00:46 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Oya-san to Boku, One Piece, Haikyu!!, Chihayafuru also rank

The January 2019 issue of Kadokawa Media Factory's book and manga news magazine Da Vinci unveiled its 18th annual "Book of the Year" list on Thursday. The rankings are not based solely on sales. Instead, a group of 4,275 voters including book reviewers, writers, and bookstore employees selected this year's lists. To be eligible, a manga had to have a new volume published between October 1, 2017 and September 30, 2018.

The magazine's comic rankings of the top 50 titles are:

  1. Detective Conan (Volumes 1-95) - Gosho Aoyama
  2. Oya-san to Boku - Tarō Yabe
  3. One Piece (Volumes 1-91) - Eiichiro Oda
  4. Haikyu!! (Volumes 1-35 - Haruichi Furudate
  5. Chihayafuru (Volumes 1-40) - Yuki Suetsugu
  6. Golden Kamuy (Volumes 1-15) - Satoru Noda
  7. Kingdom (Volumes 1-51) - Yasuhisa Hara
  8. Attack on Titan (Volumes 1-26) - Hajime Isayama
  9. Gintama (Volumes 1-75) - Hideaki Sorachi
  10. Yotsuba&! (Volumes 1-14) - Kiyohiko Azuma
  11. Space Brothers (Volumes 1-34) - Chūya Koyama
  12. Ōoku: The Inner Chambers (Volumes 1-16) - Fumi Yoshinaga
  13. One-Punch Man (Volumes 1-18) - ONE, Yuusuke Murata
  14. Oji-sama to Neko (Volumes 1-2) - Umi Sakurai
  15. Tokyo Ghoul:re (Volumes 1-16) - Sui Ishida
  16. My Hero Academia (Volumes 1-21) - Kōhei Horikoshi
  17. Kimi ni Todoke - From Me to You (Volumes 1-30) - Karuho Shiina
  18. Black Butler (Volumes 1-27) - Yana Toboso
  19. Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku (Volumes 1-6) - Fujita
  20. Koguma no Cake-ya-san (Volumes 1-2) - Kamentotsu
  21. Rurouni Kenshin: Hokkaido Arc - Nobuhiro Watsuki, Kaoru Kurosaki
  22. JoJolion (Volumes 1-19) - Hirohiko Araki
  23. Kinō Nani Tabeta? (Volumes 1-14) - Fumi Yoshinaga
  24. Ore, Tsushima - Opū no Kyōdai
  25. Hozuki's Coolheadedness (Volumes 1-27) - Natsumi Eguchi
  26. The Promised Neverland (Volumes 1-11) - Kaiu Shirai, Posuka Demizu
  27. Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card (Volumes 1-5) - CLAMP
  28. Hibiki: Shōsetsuka ni Naru Hōhō (Volumes 1-10) - Mitsuharu Yanamoto
  29. Tokusatsu Gagaga (Volumes 1-14) - Niwa Tanba
  30. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (Volumes 1-14) - Koyohara Gotouge
  31. Bungo Stray Dogs (Volumes 1-16) - Kafka Asagiri, Sango Harukawa
  32. Ashi-Girl (Volumes 1-11) - Kozueko Morimoto
  33. Mariko, Umaku Iku yo - Miri Masuda
  34. Dragon Ball Super (Volumes 1-8) - Toyotarō, Akira Toriyama
  35. Mix (Volumes 1-13) - Mitsuru Adachi
  36. Yona of the Dawn (Volumes 1-28) - Mizuho Kusanagi
  37. The Seven Deadly Sins (Volumes 1-34) - Nakaba Suzuki
  38. Otagai 40-dai Kon - Naoko Takagi
  39. Kounodori: Dr. Stork (Volumes 1-24) - Yū Suzunoki
  40. Darling no Tokyo Sanpo: Aruku Sekai - Saori Oguri, Tony Laszlo
  41. Blue Giant Supreme (Volumes 1-6) - Shinichi Ishizuka
  42. Metamorphose no Engawa (Volumes 1-2) - Kaori Tsurutani
  43. Hapi Hapi Kuroneko (Volumes 1-5) - Yamato Kuroneko
  44. Hunter × Hunter (Volumes 1-36) - Yoshihiro Togashi
  45. The Heroic Legend of Arslan (Volumes 1-10) - Yoshiki Tanaka, Hiromu Arakawa
  46. Dekiru ka na Royale - Rieko Saibara
  47. Golgo 13 (Volumes 1-191) - Takao Saito
  48. Teasing Master Takagi-san (Volumes 1-9) - Sōichirō Yamamoto
  49. Yakumo Tatsu: Arata - Natsumi Itsuki
  50. Princess Maison (Volumes 1-5) - Aoi Ikebe

Chika Umeno's March comes in like a lion topped the list in the previous three years, but did not appear on this year's list (the manga's 13th volume shipped on September 29, 2017, and the 14th volume will ship on December 21). One Piece and Detective Conan were also in the top five last year.

Sources: Da Vinci January 2019 issue, Comic Natalie


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