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Jun 8, 2011 5:24 PM
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Here are the weekly manga & light novels rankings for May 30th - June 5th.

ranks/ this week's sales by copies/ cumulative sales/ titles
Manga
*1, 538,406 *,538,406 Naruto vol.56
*2, 387,322 *,387,322 Bleach vol.50
*3, 270,024 *,270,024 Bakuman vol.13
*4, 210,793 *,210,793 D.Gray-man vol.22
*5, 157,384 *,159,234 Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica vol.3
*6, 121,589 *,121,589 JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 7: Steel Ball Run vol.24
*7, *96,961 *,*99,673 Tomehane! vol.8
*8, *93,210 *,*93,210 Gate 7 vol.1
*9. *92,558 *,*93,644 I am a Hero vol.6
10, *88,247 *,*88,247 Claymore vol.20

11, *74,430 *,*74,430 Sora no Otoshimono vol.12
12, *68,862 *,*68,862 Vampire Knight vol.14
13, *63,863 *,*63,863 Kure-nai vol.7
14, *62,680 *,*62,680 Bleach Official Character Book vol.3
15, *54,884 *,*54,884 Yu-Gi-Oh! GX vol.9
16, *51,497 *,167,475 Deadman Wonderland vol.10
17, *48,039 2,815,095 One Piece vol.62
18, *44,806 *,*44,806 Rosario+Vampire Season II vol.9
19, *42,580 *,124,845 Mei-chan no Shitsuji vol.15
20, *41,757 *,*50,234 Junjou Mistake

21, *40,250 *,175,159 Billy Bat vol.6
22, *38,757 *,*76,808 Rozen Maiden vol.5
23, *32,877 *,*32,877 Yu-Gi-Oh! ZeXal vol.1
24, *31,246 *,357,543 Ao no Exorcist vol.3
25, *30,841 *,359,874 Ao no Exorcist vol.2
26, *30,378 *,152,182 Genshiken Nidaime vol.1
27, *30,205 *,379,418 Ao no Exorcist vol.1
28, *28,855 *,*28,855 7 nin no Shakespeare vol.4
29, *25,775 *,*25,775 Enigma vol.3
30, *25,374 *,243,768 Kekkaishi vol.34

Light Novels
*1. 95,728 *,*99,786 Saiunkoku Monogatari vol.17 Part 1
*2, 47,311 *,388,495 Suzumiya Haruhi Series vol.10 Limited Edition
*3, 31,177 2,224,234 Moshidora
*4, 30,735 *,*45,845 Ten to Chi no Moribito vol.1
*5, 29,327 *,*43,242 Ten to Chi no Moribito vol.2
*6, 28,790 *,*42,470 Ten to Chi no Moribito vol.3
*7, 28,241 *,*97,834 Toshokan Sensou vol.3 Small Sized Edition
*8, 27,998 *,*28,744 Shounen Onmyouji vol.34
*9, 19,570 *.212,260 Toshokan Sensou vol.1 Small Sized Edition
10, 16,686 *,*17,167 Hakushaku to Yousei vol.10
11, 14,752 *,*18,940 "Aoi" Hikaru ga Chikyu ni Itakoro...... vol.1
12, 12,612 *,151,647 Toshokan Sensou vol.2 Small Sized Edition
13, 10,420 *,*14,155 Gosicks vol.4
14, *9,620 *,*12,102 Kokoro Connect vol.5
15, *9,254 *,**9,501 Toho Yoyuki vol.6

Sources: Oricon Manga Ranking, Oricon Novel Ranking
Jun 8, 2011 5:39 PM
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Not surprising to see Bleach and Naruto.
Jun 8, 2011 5:47 PM
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AlexSadist-sama said:
Not surprising to see Bleach and Naruto.


Not surprising to see this comment lol.
Jun 8, 2011 5:47 PM
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I see Rozen Maiden and Rosario+Vampire. =)
But I don't see Gintama. *-_-
Jun 8, 2011 6:18 PM
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the shounen manga r doing good
Jun 8, 2011 6:48 PM
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But I don't see Gintama. *-_-


True. So sad, it's such a good series :/
Jun 8, 2011 6:59 PM
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Lots of shounen manga at the most top rank. And im glad to always see Madoka Magica in this rank. :D

One Piece is still in the rank too... o_o
Jun 8, 2011 7:18 PM
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Not too surprised on the top five but I'm glad regardless as usual Madoka is selling very well.
Looking at posts on the Internet wouldn't bother me so much if people didn't also mix up he and she.
Jun 8, 2011 7:26 PM
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Awesomesauce, D.Gray-Man's number four, love that manga.
It's also nice to see Madoka up there, it's pretty sweet. =)
Jun 8, 2011 8:35 PM

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Why is Deadman Wonderland below Yu Gi Oh GX, Vampire Knight and Gate 7.
Explain this to me, Japan. >:
Jun 8, 2011 8:45 PM
Jun 8, 2011 8:50 PM

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good to see GosickS doing well...

and wow, Madoka manga is doing very well too...
Jun 8, 2011 9:34 PM

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i never knew I am a Hero was a popular manga.
Jun 8, 2011 10:35 PM

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I see Madoka up among the top 5 and wonder when will it overtake the WSJ Big 3.

Maybe it already did. One Piece isn't there. /人◕ ‿‿ ◕人\
Jun 8, 2011 11:25 PM

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Wow, Madoka is selling really well, thats great.
Jun 9, 2011 12:16 AM

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mikhailn said:
I see Madoka up among the top 5 and wonder when will it overtake the WSJ Big 3.

Maybe it already did. One Piece isn't there. /人◕ ‿‿ ◕人\


One piece volume 62 has sold 2,8 million copies
Madoka volume 3 has sold 159,234 (first week)
Jun 9, 2011 1:12 AM

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A good amount of shounen manga o.O quite the expected list.
Jun 9, 2011 7:33 AM

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I wonder if the Yu-Gi-Oh Zexal manga has some duels, if so I want to read it. If not I'll stick to the anime, it's actually quite funny.


Jun 9, 2011 9:36 AM

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I think shounen manga will always be on top because it's nice easy read for all ages and genders actually :)
But if the arrow is straight
And the point is slick
It can pierce through dust
No matter how thick...
Jun 9, 2011 10:13 AM

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Predelnik said:
I think shounen manga will always be on top because it's nice easy read for all ages and genders actually :)

Bingo.

The reachable to all ages stuff is always going to be a higher seller then niche titles or adult material that are usually of better quality and style.
Jun 9, 2011 11:48 AM
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I wonder why Bleach is #2....
Really, it has been a long time science it was a good manga. Then again, I think it's just fans being loyal to the product.
Jun 9, 2011 2:38 PM

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YAY FOR SAIUNKOKU MONOGATARI >u<
mukuro-sama♥ hibari-sama♥fon-sama♥
My top wanted things:
1. Yato umbrellas!!
2. Mukuro's left eye
3. LEON!!! (KHR)
Jun 10, 2011 12:20 AM

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17, *48,039 2,815,095 One Piece vol.62

LOL was it because of the mermaid island long flashback? XD
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Jun 10, 2011 7:32 AM

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hazama said:
17, *48,039 2,815,095 One Piece vol.62

LOL was it because of the mermaid island long flashback? XD

if you mean, #17 then you didn't notice the second part. 2.8 million.

though i didn't enjoyed that mermaid island flashbacks. glad story is back.
Jun 10, 2011 12:22 PM
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Not that good this time for me :(
"To define is to limit."
--Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray
Jun 10, 2011 11:29 PM

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Oh yay! Claymore's finally on the list!
glad to see D gray man there too
but oh god, bleach has gotten its sales steam back :O
"Where will a newborn go from here? The net is vast and infinite" - Motoko Kusanagi
Jun 11, 2011 2:02 AM

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Makes me happy to see Madoka Magica and Sora no Otoshimono amongst the top 15ths. when I saw naruto and bleach on top 2 AGAIN I literally (  ゚,_ゝ゚)

Jun 11, 2011 2:31 AM

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*3, 270,024 *,270,024 Bakuman vol.13
16, *51,497 *,167,475 Deadman Wonderland vol.10
24, *31,246 *,357,543 Ao no Exorcist vol.3
25, *30,841 *,359,874 Ao no Exorcist vol.2
27, *30,205 *,379,418 Ao no Exorcist vol.1
YES!!!!!

I'm a bit shocked by the fact that Ao no Exorcist is still hanging on in the rankings!
Jun 11, 2011 6:42 AM
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Gotta give Tomehane! a try.

Jun 11, 2011 10:02 AM
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no fairy tail in the list
bleach 2nd are you kidding the fullbring arc wasn't that good
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I didn't know that TWGOK was so unpopular while it's so damn good.
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