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Japan's Weekly Manga Ranking For Apr 6 - 12

by dtshyk
Apr 15, 2009 4:44 PM | 10 Comments
Here is the weekly manga sales ranking top 30 for Apr 6th - 12th.

*1, 536,207 *,536,207 Fullmetal Alchemist vol.22
*2, 205,197 *,681,808 Bleach vol.38
*3, 174,158 *,439,464 Katekyo Hitman Reborn! vol.24
*4, 157,792 *,387,015 Gintama vol.28
*5, 122,283 *,462,830 Detective Conan vol.64
*6, *88,522 *,*88,522 Slam Dunk 10 Days After Complete Edition
*7, *76,173 *,161,493 Monster Hunter Orage vol.3
*8, *69,265 *,150,684 Kaichou wa Maid-sama! vol.7
*9, *63,287 *,148,441 To-LOVE-Ru vol.13
10, *55,456 *,129,726 Nurarihyon no Mago vol.4

11, *50,200 *,561,623 Saint Young Men vol.3
12, *46,446 *,*46,446 Crows ZERO vol.1
13, *45,046 *,*45,046 Crows ZERO vol.2
14, *43,706 1,322,034 NANA vol.21
15, *43,209 *,*43,309 Omamori Himari vol.5
16, *36,264 *,*36,264 7Seeds vol.15
17, *34,327 *,*34,327 Gifu Doudou! Naoe Kanetsugu Maeda Keiji Tuki Gatari vol.2
18, *30,806 *,*30,806 Clover vol.10
19, *28,385 *,*28,385 Chrome Shelled Regios vol.2
20, *27,691 *,*27,706 Megami no Oni vol.12

21, *26,847 1,709,716 One Piece vol.53
22, *25,407 *,*89,271 Shaman King vol.27 Complete Edition
23, *25,238 *,*25,238 Saint Seiya Lost Canvas vol.13
24, *24,682 *,330,202 Soul Eater vol.14
25, *22,749 *,196,580 Hellsing vol.10
26, *22,639 *,*56,711 K-ON! vol.1
27, *20,434 *,*61,879 K-ON! vol.2
28, *20,192 *,*39,048 Jin vol.14
29, *20,067 *,*20,067 COPPELION vol.3
30, *19,202 *,*19,202 Dokaben Super Stars Chapter vol.28

Last week's ranking: Japan's Weekly Manga Ranking For Mar 30 - Apr 5
Source: Oricon Comic Ranking

Additional news:

The title of Takahashi Rumiko's new manga is "Kyoukai no RINNE". Mamiya Sakura gained a power to see the ghosts when she experienced a certain accident in her childhood. One day she had a mysterious encounter...

Source: Scan of Shounen Sunday

"CROWS ZERO" is a manga adaptation of the movie with the same title. A sequel movie "CROWS ZERO Part II" was premiered on April 11th. The movies are based on Takahashi Hiroshi's manga "Crows".

Source: CROWS ZERO official website

See Special Epilogue SLAM DUNK 10 DAYS AFTER To Be Published for detail.

Weekly Light Novel (and others) Ranking for Apr 6 - 12


Source: Oricon

10 Comments Recent Comments

Yay for FMA :D

Apr 17, 2009 6:35 AM by Snowflakes

Will be ordering K-On from Kino, thanks for the reminder :D

Apr 16, 2009 10:20 PM by Faust721

ntHai said:
Didn't expect Saint Young Men to be that popular.


It's huge in Japan. Must buy. D:

Apr 16, 2009 10:17 PM by kasumisama

Didn't expect Saint Young Men to be that popular.

Apr 16, 2009 12:05 PM by ntHai

Yay for FMA, Bleach, Gintama, KHR, and One Piece.

Apr 16, 2009 1:03 AM by BlackAssassin

Animegal9215 said:
Go Full metal! They deserve that spot. One Piece should have gotten a higher rank though.


That's because this is like the fifth week One Piece vol. 53 is out, so sales for the week is understandably low.

Apr 15, 2009 7:01 PM by VK11

Go Full metal! They deserve that spot. One Piece should have gotten a higher rank though.

Apr 15, 2009 6:02 PM by Animegal9215

no gantz ...

Apr 15, 2009 5:42 PM by Peralisc

Full metal alchemist is the best
And I'm hoping it will outsell bleach soon

Apr 15, 2009 5:20 PM by Ahepwmfnw701ja

I probably won't buy anything on that list. D: Well, maybe I'll buy Saint Young Men sometime. :)

Apr 15, 2009 4:51 PM by shinkeikaku