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Top-Selling Manga in Japan by Series: 2020 (First Half)

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Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba sells 45 million, followed by One Piece, Quintessential Quintuplets

For the first time since Oricon began reporting its book ranking charts in April of 2008, one franchise topped both the general book ranking and the manga ranking for the first half of a year.

In addition, the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga series overall has sold a total of 60.027 million physical print copies since its 2016 launch. It is only the third manga series to sell over 60 million physical print copies since Oricon began reporting its book ranking charts in April of 2008.



This list covers sales surveyed from November 18, 2019 to May 17, 2020.

Rank Title Author Estimated Sales
1 Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Koyoharu Gotouge 45,297,633
2 ONE PIECE Eiichiro Oda 4,885,538
3 The Quintessential Quintuplets Negi Haruba 4,240,192
4 Kingdom Yasuhisa Hara 3,512,571
5 My Hero Academia Kōhei Horikoshi 3,339,656

Source: Oricon


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