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Japan's Weekly Light Novel Rankings for Jan 1 - 7

by Snow
Jan 10, 8:02 PM | 11 Comments
Here are the weekly light novel rankings for January 1 - 7

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

*1. 29,532 *,*53,705 Kagerou Daze Vol.8
*2. 10,864 *,*56,566 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu Vol.15
*3. 10,463 *,*10,463 IDOLiSH7: Ainana Gakuen
*4. *6,216 *,*16,895 Owari no Seraph: Ichinose Guren, 19-sai no Resurrection Vol.1
*5. *5,814 *,*21,747 Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou Zero Vol.1
*6. *5,616 *,103,343 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! Vol.13
*7. *5,338 *,*20,512 Isekai Cheat Majutsushi Vol.7
*8. *4,675 *,*32,028 Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou Vol.7
*9. *4,499 *,*25,460 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu Tanpenshuu Vol.3
10. *4,158 1,521,763 Kimi no Na wa. (Kadokawa Bunko)

11. *4,114 *,*17,405 Risou no Himo Seikatsu Vol.10
12. *3,362 *,*26,415 Date A Live: Encore Vol.7
13. *3,050 *,**4,105 Chuubyou Gekihatsu Boy: Seishun Shoukougun
14. *2,873 *,*26,934 12 Taisen Tai 12 Taisen
15. *2,855 *,*60,288 Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken Vol.11
16. *2,720 *,*47,597 Kokuhaku Yokou Renshuu "Ijiwaru na Deai"
17. *2,696 *,**2,696 Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Vol.5
18. *2,681 *,*10,234 Seirei Gensouki Vol.9
19. *2,579 *,413,325 Kimi no Na wa. (Kadokawa Tsubasa Bunko)

Separated by Specific Ranking
Bunko
*2. 29,532 *,*53,705 Kagerou Daze Vol.8
10. 10,864 *,*56,566 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu Vol.15
22. *6,216 *,*16,895 Owari no Seraph: Ichinose Guren, 19-sai no Resurrection Vol.1
24. *5,814 *,*21,747 Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou Zero Vol.1
26. *5,616 *,103,343 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! Vol.13
27. *5,338 *,*20,512 Isekai Cheat Majutsushi Vol.7
33. *4,675 *,*32,028 Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou Vol.7
35. *4,499 *,*25,460 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu Tanpenshuu Vol.3
43. *4,158 1,521,763 Kimi no Na wa. (Kadokawa Bunko)
44. *4,114 *,*17,405 Risou no Himo Seikatsu Vol.10
(cut-off 3,603)

Book
23. 10,463 *,*10,463 IDOLiSH7: Ainana Gakuen
(cut-off 7,175)

Literature Books Genre (duplicates removed)
19. *2,873 *,*26,934 12 Taisen Tai 12 Taisen
20. *2,855 *.*60,288 Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken Vol.11
(cut-off 2,855)

Source: Oricon Youtaijou

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*6. *5,616 *,103,343 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! Vol.13

Ayy, 100k is truly the normal norm for KonoSuba now and nothing is stopping this train.

Jan 12, 3:58 PM by DarklordVor

They will have to bad "sekai" from titles at some point...

Jan 12, 8:08 AM by Antanaru

What's the difference between the two "Kimi no Na wa"s?

Jan 11, 2:12 PM by Gorganoth

Snow said:
kuuderes_shadow said:
Sorry, looks like a miss on our part. I have added it to the main rankings, but I'm not sure where it is in the seperated rankings.


19th in the literature book rankings.

Jan 11, 10:40 AM by kuuderes_shadow

kuuderes_shadow said:
Sorry, looks like a miss on our part. I have added it to the main rankings, but I'm not sure where it is in the seperated rankings.

Jan 11, 12:04 AM by Snow

@snow - any reason why 12 taisen is left out of this list? It was included in https://myanimelist.net/forum/?topicid=1692309

Jan 10, 11:25 PM by kuuderes_shadow

Series rankings from Oricon website:
*1. Kagerou Daze
*2. Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
*3. Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
*4. Sword Art Online
*5. Idolish Seven Novelisation
*6. Overlord
*7. Kokuhaku Yokou Renshuu
*8. Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou
*9. Youkoso Jitsuryoku Shijou Shugi no Kyoushitsu e
10. Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken
11. Ryuuou no Oshigoto
12. Imouto Sae Ireba Ii.
13. Shousetsu Kimi no Na wa.
14. No Game No Life
15. Isekai Cheat Magician
16. 86 -eighty six-
17. Owari no Seraph: Ichinose Guren, 19-sai no Resurrection
18. Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou Zero
19. Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu: Tanpenshuu
20. Kino no Tabi -the Beautiful World-

(Source: Oricon website)

Jan 10, 11:17 PM by kuuderes_shadow

IDOLiSH7 is the next big idol hit, even the novels are selling.

Jan 10, 10:40 PM by ichii_1

Hot boys are selling.

Jan 10, 9:49 PM by Swagernator

Hmm...
*3. 10,463 *,*10,463 IDOLiSH7: Ainana Gakuen

Oh OK...

Wait, what....? Idolish7 have a LN version..? XD

Jan 10, 9:34 PM by Meira_Eve

Nice to know Re:Zero is still selling well.

Jan 10, 8:29 PM by AntwanMantilla