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Here are the weekly light novel rankings for April 11 - 17

Rank / This week's sales by copies / Cumulative sales / Titles

*1. 97,381 172,245 Sword Art Online Vol.17
*2. 35,054 *64,993 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index Vol.15
*3. 19,804 *19,804 Rakudai Kishi no Cavalry Vol.10
*4. 12,360 *74,260 Movie Ansatsu Kyoushitsu: Sotsugyou-hen
*5. 12,163 *60,858 Kokuhaku Yokou Renshuu Vol.4 "Koi-iro ni Sake"
*6. 11,338 *21,418 Netgame no Yome wa Onna no Ko ja Nai to Omotta? Vol.10
*7. 10,828 *21,602 Kyoukaisenjou no Horizon Vol.22
*8. *6,537 *69,639 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu Vol.1
*9. *6,413 **6,413 Meitantei Conan: Junkoku no Nightmare
10. *6,282 *24,190 Death March kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku Vol.7

11. *5,479 *10,303 Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Sho Vol.6
12. *5,299 *10,602 Nejimaki Seirei Senki: Tenkyou no Alderamin Vol.9
13. *5,295 **5,295 Kujibiki Tokushou:Musou Harem-ken Vol.1
14. *5,144 *45,902 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu Vol.2
15. *5,074 **5,074 Inou-Battle wa Nichijou-kei no Naka de Vol.11
16. *4,998 **9,355 Tenshi no 3P! Vol.7
17. *4,968 *14,405 Zutto Mae kara Suki deshita.: Kokuhaku Jikkou Iinkai
18. *4,766 **8,628 Ore wo Suki nano wa Omae dake ka yo Vol.2
19. *4,695 **4,695 Jinrou e no Tensei, Maou no Fukukan Vol.3
20. *4,489 *83,869 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! Vol.8

21. *4,467 *23,639 Ansatsu Kyoushitsu: Koro-tan - Toite Minitsuku! Bunpou no Jikan
22. *3,925 **3,925 Isekai Monster Breeder Vol.1
23. *3,684 *19,612 Boku no Hero Academia Vol.1
24. *2,741 **2,741 Hersherik: Tensei Ouji to Urei no Taikoku
25. *2,658 **2,658 Tensei Kyuuketsuki-san wa Ohirune ga Shitai Vol.1
26. *2,580 **8,225 Koushaku Reijou no Tashinami Vol.2

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Bunko
*1. 97,381 172,245 Sword Art Online Vol.17
*3. 35,054 *64,993 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index Vol.15
*5. 19,804 *19,804 Rakudai Kishi no Cavalry Vol.10
12. 12,163 *60,858 Kokuhaku Yokou Renshuu Vol.4 "Koi-iro ni Sake"
13. 11,338 *21,418 Netgame no Yome wa Onna no Ko ja Nai to Omotta? Vol.10
15. 10,828 *21,602 Kyoukaisenjou no Horizon Vol.22
32. *6,537 *69,639 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu Vol.1
39. *5,479 *10,303 Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Sho Vol.6
41. *5,299 *10,602 Nejimaki Seirei Senki: Tenkyou no Alderamin Vol.9
42. *5,295 **5,295 Kujibiki Tokushou:Musou Harem-ken Vol.1

46. *5,074 **5,074 Inou-Battle wa Nichijou-kei no Naka de Vol.11
45. *5,144 *45,902 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu Vol.2
48. *4,998 **9,355 Tenshi no 3P! Vol.7
(cut-off 4,868)


Book
*2. 47,308 *47,308 TYPE-MOON Ace Vol.11
10. 12,360 *74,260 Movie Ansatsu Kyoushitsu: Sotsugyou-hen
27. *6,413 **6,413 Meitantei Conan: Junkoku no Nightmare
29. *6,282 *24,190 Death March kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku Vol.7
42. *5,412 **5,412 Meitantei Conan: 20 Years Cinema Guide
47. *4,968 *14,405 Zutto Mae kara Suki deshita.: Kokuhaku Jikkou Iinkai
(cut-off 4,901)


Literature Books Genre (duplicates removed)
*9. *4,695 **4,695 Jinrou e no Tensei, Maou no Fukukan Vol.3
10. *4,467 *23,639 Ansatsu Kyoushitsu: Koro-tan - Toite Minitsuku! Bunpou no Jikan
12. *3,925 **3,925 Isekai Monster Breeder Vol.1
13. *3,684 *19,612 Boku no Hero Academia Vol.1
15. *2,741 **2,741 Hersherik: Tensei Ouji to Urei no Taikoku
17. *2,658 **2,658 Tensei Kyuuketsuki-san wa Ohirune ga Shitai Vol.1
18. *2,580 **8,225 Koushaku Reijou no Tashinami Vol.2
(cut-off 2,514)

Source: Oricon Youtaijou

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POS ranks of series with ongoing anime adaptations:

Re:Zero:
334位 Re:ゼロから始める異世界生活8

*69位 Re:ゼロから始める異世界生活1
104位 Re:ゼロから始める異世界生活2
188位 Re:ゼロから始める異世界生活3
263位 Re:ゼロから始める異世界生活4
309位 Re:ゼロから始める異世界生活5
380位 Re:ゼロから始める異世界生活6
413位 Re:ゼロから始める異世界生活7

Netoge:
*31位 ネトゲの嫁は女の子じゃないと思った? Lv.10 (new last week)
171位 ネトゲの嫁は女の子じゃないと思った?
260位 ネトゲの嫁は女の子じゃないと思った? Lv.2
323位 ネトゲの嫁は女の子じゃないと思った? Lv.3
447位 ネトゲの嫁は女の子じゃないと思った? Lv.4

Hundred:
290位 ハンドレッド10 ―ドリーム・ソルジャー― (new)

Bungou Stray Dogs:
239位 文豪ストレイドッグス 太宰治の入社試験
397位 文豪ストレイドッグス 太宰治と黒の時代
500位 文豪ストレイドッグス 探偵社設立秘話

Leftovers from Winter:
KonoSuba:
226位 この素晴らしい世界に祝福を! あぁ、駄女神さま
222位 この素晴らしい世界に祝福を!2 中二病でも魔女がしたい!
214位 この素晴らしい世界に祝福を!3 よんでますよ、ダクネスさん。
235位 この素晴らしい世界に祝福を!4 鈍ら四重奏 ~ナマクラカルテット~
229位 この素晴らしい世界に祝福を!5 爆裂紅魔にレッツ&ゴー!!
257位 この素晴らしい世界に祝福を!6 六花の王女
245位 この素晴らしい世界に祝福を!7 億千万の花嫁
173位 この素晴らしい世界に祝福を!8 アクシズ教団VSエリス教団

Grimgar:
238位 灰と幻想のグリムガル level.8 そして僕らは明日を待つ

(source: POS via book-rank.net)
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>didn't sell 100k on week 2
Once again, SAO is dead.
 
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Paulo27 said:
>didn't sell 100k on week 2
Once again, SAO is dead.


Last volume sold 174961 in the same number of days so this is down all of 1.5% at present
That one also didn't sell 100k in its second week.
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*3. 19,804 *19,804 Rakudai Kishi no Cavalry Vol.10

quite good was expecting bit more though around 25-30k the first week will probably reach more next weeks then, still hoping for that 2nd season announcement *-*
 
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SAO will break 200k last volume broke did 280k

Netoge last volume did 18k this time it does 21k with more to come

last volume of Index NT did 95k

Rakudai with just 19k with how much people told me it was better than Gakusen its sales aren't that much better...

Hundred vol 10 didn't even rank...

10. *6,282 *24,190 Death March kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku Vol.7


Anime when?
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kuuderes_shadow said:
Paulo27 said:
>didn't sell 100k on week 2
Once again, SAO is dead.


Last volume sold 174961 in the same number of days so this is down all of 1.5% at present
That one also didn't sell 100k in its second week.
So it has been dead for longer than I thought huh.
 
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Didn't know TM Ace sell that much and in only 3 days too.

Re Zero is getting a nice boost.
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Paulo27 said:
kuuderes_shadow said:


Last volume sold 174961 in the same number of days so this is down all of 1.5% at present
That one also didn't sell 100k in its second week.
So it has been dead for longer than I thought huh.


Yes, if by "dead" you mean "single best selling actual light novel volume to come out all last year".
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Apr 20, 2016 1:42 PM

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kuuderes_shadow said:
Paulo27 said:
So it has been dead for longer than I thought huh.


Yes, if by "dead" you mean "single best selling actual light novel volume to come out all last year".
Not all things last forever, I guess.
 
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Good to see that Re:Zero is able to hold the sales from last week and even improve a little. I guess they will increase even more after last week's episode and especially for later episodes.

Oh dem Rakudai sales hnnnng.
 
 
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I didn't know SAO's latest volume came out. Well, it's sales are high as usual so happy for it. Also someone said that because of the earthquake, sales are a little less than expected for all the series so hopefully it'd have sold more.

Re:Zero's boost is also quite pleasing since the anime looks promising.
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BlackPoint said:
*3. 19,804 *19,804 Rakudai Kishi no Cavalry Vol.10

quite good was expecting bit more though around 25-30k the first week will probably reach more next weeks then, still hoping for that 2nd season announcement *-*


This . especially about the 2nd season announcement . I want to see volume 9 animated for you know what lol , but seriously i hope they anounce it soon . Good sales for rakudai
 
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Re:Zero getting boost and I think it will continue that trend for quite a bit.

Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index doing well. Death March is really becoming a thing now.
 
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10. *6,282 *24,190 Death March kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku Vol.7
Anime adaptation when? So i can add it to my harem list.
 
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Re:Zero getting boost and I think it will continue that trend for quite a bit.

Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index doing well. Death March is really becoming a thing now.


Not only Death Marth but also Arifureta and iirc World Teacher (Agent).. at least from what I've read in the webnovel so far is quite nice. :3
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And I'm really glad to see that Rakudai Kishi is still doing fine. I'd love to see another season of it. *nods*
 
Apr 20, 2016 2:52 PM
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Paulo27 said:
>didn't sell 100k on week 2
Once again, SAO is dead.
Honestly, how many times have you said that now? I mean, by your logic, I could say the same thing for Index.


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Index ......😣😢
How the mighty have fallen.....
 
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DragonSlayer_19 said:
BlackPoint said:
*3. 19,804 *19,804 Rakudai Kishi no Cavalry Vol.10

quite good was expecting bit more though around 25-30k the first week will probably reach more next weeks then, still hoping for that 2nd season announcement *-*


This . especially about the 2nd season announcement . I want to see volume 9 animated for you know what lol , but seriously i hope they anounce it soon . Good sales for rakudai


Well not readin the LN and also on baka site it has only vol4, vol5 and abit vol6 translated so not much to read ahead since the anime covered the first 3 volumes...anyway it needs more then just a 2nd season or well 2nd season with 24ep. Will probably wait abit longer as long as there is still hope for another season and when there is some more of the material translated :)
 
 
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Is the Novel of SAO actually that good? It's always at the top


Let's say the author has improved his writing a lot like A LOT. I mean the content he's most famous for ( Aincrad arc ) was an entry application for a literature contest. You could say that with the recent arc Alicization and Progressive he has "found himself". Besides Alicization is easily one of the best if not the best arc there is so that's why people still buy it that much.

Personally I love how much more Kawahara focuses on the VR and gaming aspect recently with Alicization and Progressive. Also his way of naming the chapters always makes me smile. Apparently he names them after certain types of musical plays that foreshadow stuff ( For example: One chaper's name is Barcarolle of Froth. Barcarolle is a musical plays that is done on little ships which is fitting because this floor's theme is water )
 
 
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29. *6,282 *24,190 Death March kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku Vol.7
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Another isekai gem, ANIME NOW! :'(
12. *3,925 **3,925 Isekai Monster Breeder Vol.1

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Hundred:
290位 ハンドレッド10 ―ドリーム・ソルジャー― (new)


Oh god :O
Is it 1 day of sales or something?
Hope the anime atleast sells 3K so it's not a disaster :'(
 
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Another isekai gem, ANIME NOW! :'(
12. *3,925 **3,925 Isekai Monster Breeder Vol.1

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Hundred:
290位 ハンドレッド10 ―ドリーム・ソルジャー― (new)


Oh god :O
Is it 1 day of sales or something?
Hope the anime atleast sells 3K so it's not a disaster :'(


Pretty sure it was released in the 14th/15th like Rakudai(same publisher after all)
 
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@kuuderes_shadow are you posting the weekly series top 10 or did you want me to do so? Or perhaps Ejc will. I have it... just say the word. Hundred is there so it looks like there is a bit of an anime bump.
 
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Paulo27 said:
kuuderes_shadow said:


Last volume sold 174961 in the same number of days so this is down all of 1.5% at present
That one also didn't sell 100k in its second week.
So it has been dead for longer than I thought huh.


It's destroying every other LN out there so it doesn't really matter.
 
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Dead or not Sao still remains at the top.
 
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Series rankings from Oricon website:
1. Sword Art Online
2. Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index
3. Netoge no Yome wa Onna no Ko Janai to Omotta?
4. Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
5. Re: Zero Kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
6. Rakudai Kishi no Cavalry
7. Kokuhaku Yokou-Renshuu
8. Eiga Ansatsu Kyoushitsu
9. Hundred
10. Genesis Series: Kyoukaisenjou no Horizon
11. Hai to Gensou no Grimgar
12. Bungou Stray Dogs
13. Ansatsu Kyoushitsu Novelisation
14. Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! Spin-off
15. Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei
16. Death March Kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku
17. Ore wo Suki Nano wa Omae Dake ka yo
18. Zero Kara Hajimeru Mahou no Sho
19. Nejimaki Seirei Senki: Tenkyou no Alderamin
20. Kujibiki Tokushou: Musou Harem-ken

Source: Oricon website

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harkan said:
ichii_1 said:
Another isekai gem, ANIME NOW! :'(
12. *3,925 **3,925 Isekai Monster Breeder Vol.1



Oh god :O
Is it 1 day of sales or something?
Hope the anime atleast sells 3K so it's not a disaster :'(


Pretty sure it was released in the 14th/15th like Rakudai(same publisher after all)


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Yes, it's the same label and thus release date as Rakudai, Kujibiki Tokushou and Inou-Battle, which means that it had 3 days of sales. However it's worth noting that that's just the RE. It also had a LE which came with a drama CD. On the one hand this means that the latter didn't even get in the top 500 (it's only ranking anywhere was on the daily POS ranks for bunko only on release date, in which it came 492nd), but on the other it would have predated upon some of the sales for the RE release, so the actual sales figure for the volume would be slightly higher than indicated by that POS rank.
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SAO, Index, and Rakudai at the top? Nice! Don't worry, Onii-Sama will be back at the top one vol 20 releases in May.

Also to note, Kono Suba cooling down a bit this week with only one novel in the rankings and Re:Zero already getting a huge anime boost.
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*3. 19,804 *19,804 Rakudai Kishi no Cavalry Vol.10 (14th-17th Apr, 4 days)

*5. 18,275 *18,275 Rakudai Kishi no Cavalry Vol.8 (14th-18th Oct, 5 days)

If it weren't for those big series from Dengeki Bunko, Rakudai would have ranked first. It seems Rakudai gained some more readers after the anime finished airing. I was worried that a number of people would drop this series because of what happened at the end of Vol 9.

From what I found Rakudai Vol 10 is also one of the highest ranking digital LN sales for the week. Too bad Oricon doesn't record digital sales because it's possible digital sales is as good or even better than paperback sales.

The anime boosted LN sales and there is still room for improvements. They really should make more anime so that LN sales can improve further. Hopefully we can see that scene from Vol 9 animated.
 
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Re:Zero and Netgame getting them boost. Nice.


 
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Light Novel Series
*1 107,475 ソードアート・オンライン
*2 *35,672 新約 とある魔術の禁書目録
*3 *31,651 ネトゲの嫁は女の子じゃないと思った?
*4 *30,257 この素晴らしい世界に祝福を!
*5 *29,540 Re:ゼロから始める異世界生活
*6 *21,534 落第騎士の英雄譚(キャバルリィ)
*7 *14,201 映画 暗殺教室
*8 *12,163 告白予行練習 短編集
*9 *10,836 ハンドレッド
10 *10,828 GENESISシリーズ 境界線上のホライゾン
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Other things on the bunko rankings that might be of interest:
20. 9,270 Seirei no Moribito
21. 8,664 Yami no Moribito
30. 6,857 Yume no Moribito
36. 5,575 Kokuu no Tabibito
47. 5,002 Kami no Moribito part 1
50. 4,868 Kami no Moribito part 2
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Apr 21, 2016 3:52 AM

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Happy that re:zero is getting a boost.
 
Apr 21, 2016 4:59 AM

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Rakudai with just 19k with how much people told me it was better than Gakusen its sales aren't that much better...
*Implying adaptation quality is related to sales* =_=

It that was the case at least half of the fantasy/battle adaptations wouldnt even sell 1k...
 
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harkan said:
Rakudai with just 19k with how much people told me it was better than Gakusen its sales aren't that much better...
*Implying adaptation quality is related to sales* =_=

It that was the case at least half of the fantasy/battle adaptations wouldnt even sell 1k...


No i was talking about the Novels not really anything to do with the anime
 
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harkan said:
LoneWizard said:
*Implying adaptation quality is related to sales* =_=

It that was the case at least half of the fantasy/battle adaptations wouldnt even sell 1k...


No i was talking about the Novels not really anything to do with the anime
*Implying LN quality has anything to do with sales*

It that was the case at least half of the fantasy/battle LNs wouldnt even sell 1k...
 
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^For which read "I don't like fantasy/battle LNs so therefore they must be awful"

It's certainly true, though, that there is very little correlation between quality and sales. This is true for just about any entertainment medium, and can be demonstrated quite easily without delving into the highly subjective nature of what makes something a quality series.

For example, if a light novel gets a high profile adaptation, be it anime, live action or whatever, of if the another of the author's works becomes a big hit, then the demand for the series will go up. But yet the quality hasn't changed, as not a single word of the series has changed in terms of content (and nor, usually, have the illustrations, the paper used or whatever other measure of quality you wish to use). This alone is sufficient to demonstrate the point.
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Well pretty much no point of comparing Gakusen and Rakudai, as both go different route.

Everyone preference is different, you think Gakusen is bad doesn't mean everyone will also think its bad. Especially the taste of japanese fans are even way more different than ours. Or some read both of the series also, like me(i have too much free time).

Either way when both the series, new volume released, sure will have some sales in 2 or 3 weeks, then slowly decline in sale. Unlike those high popularity light novels (~*.*)~
 
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It's good to see Re:Zero boosted a bit, not as much as KonoSuba's hype though.

I wonder if the rank stopped at volume 2 because people can't go through that volume 4....

At least I get to see KonoSuba ranked again! Yay~

 
 
Apr 23, 2016 12:10 PM

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Well at least it is nice to see Inou-Battle and Rakudai on here.
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Apr 24, 2016 3:00 AM
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According to a tweet from someone at GA Bunko editorial department, Rakudai Vol 10 sales were good and so reprints had already been ordered.

Hundred didn't even rank and yet Inou Battle did.
 
Apr 24, 2016 4:02 AM

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AP24 said:
According to a tweet from someone at GA Bunko editorial department, Rakudai Vol 10 sales were good and so reprints had already been ordered.

Hundred didn't even rank and yet Inou Battle did.


As I already said, Hundred had 2 versions, which would have split the sales. Although it didn't have the >1 year gap between volumes that Inou-Battle had.

Inou-Battle sales:
vol 1-7 unranked.
Anime started airing a week before vol 8 came out.
vol 8: 6179 in what should have been 6 days but some sales were made in the previous week
vol 9 - 4385 in 3 days
vol 10 - didn't rank because it had 2 versions
vol 11 - 5074 in 3 days

Hundred sales:
vol 1 - 9302 in 4 days
vol 2 - 7590 in ?3 days?
vols 3 and 4 didn't rank
vol 5 - 6222 in 4 days
vol 6 onwards didn't rank. vols 7, 8 and 10 all had two versions.
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Apr 24, 2016 8:16 AM
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Well, from what I found the two versions of Hundred Vol 10 together sold around 4k or 5k. All volumes together only sold about 10k this week so looks like the LN got very little boost from the anime.
 
Apr 26, 2016 9:49 AM
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I noticed the similarities of the names below:
Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu (Jan 23 2014)
Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Sho (Feb 8 2014)
Death March kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku (Mar 17 2014)

Are those kinds of naming that popular in LN?
 
Apr 26, 2016 11:19 AM

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The first two are a little similar, but the third one isn't really.

"kara" basically just means "from" and that's the only word that connects the titles of all three...
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