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Japanese Comic Ranking, October 28-November 3

posted on 2008-11-06 10:33 EST
REAL 8, ATASHIn'CHI 14 debut on top; Oofuri 11, Berserk 33 stay in top 5

The first four Bloody Monday manga volumes were released between August 2007 and February 2008, but they jumped back into the comic ranking charts with the popularity of the ongoing television drama adaptation.

Rank Prev. Rank Title Author Weekly Copies Total Copies Publisher Price Cover
1 - REAL #8 Takehiko Inoue 288,970 288,970 Shueisha Y630
2 1 Ookiku Furikabutte #11 Asa Higuchi 110,451 356,191 Kodansha Y540
3 - ATASHIn'CHI #14 Eiko Kera 96,563 96,563 Media Factory Y897
4 3 Berserk #33 Kentarou Miura 79,418 266,420 Hakusensha Y550
5 - Naruto #44 Masashi Kishimoto 68,456 68,456 Shueisha Y420
6 - New Say Hello to Black Jack #5 Shuho Sato 58,662 58,662 Shogakukan Y580
7 2 Soul Eater #13 Atsushi Ookubo 57,607 250,746 Square Enix Y420
8 13 Kyō, Koi wo Hajimemasu #3 Kanan Minami 56,930 112,684 Shogakukan Y420
9 17 B.O.D.Y. #14 Ao Mimori Shueisha 51,467 100,833 Y420
10 - Gunslinger Girl #10 Yu Aida 40,017 40,017 ASCII MediaWorks Y578
11 - Sekai no Owari to Yoake-Mae Inio Asano 33,890 33,890 Shogakukan Y720
12 21 Black Bird #6 Kanoko Sakurakoji 33,587 70,063 Shogakukan Y420
13 22 Uwasa no Midori-kun!! #10 Gō Ikeyamada 32,215 67,498 Shogakukan Y420
14 - Doujin Work #6 Hiroyuki 29,843 29,843 Houbunsha Y860
15 6 Kekkaishi #22 Yellow Tanabe 29,528 230,176 Shogakukan Y420
16 5 Fairy Tail #12 Hiro Mashima 28,921 246,601 Kodansha Y420
17 4 Hayate the Combat Butler!
(Hayate no Gotoku!)
#17
Kenjirou Hata 28,244 285,240 Shogakukan Y420
18 15 Zipang #37 Kaiji Kawaguchi 28,216 80,735 Kodansha Y560
19 11 Neon Genesis Evangelion: Shinji Ikari Raising Project #6 Art: Osamu Takahashi
Original Concept: Gainax/Khara
27,717 90,958 Kadokawa Shoten/Kadokawa Group Publishing Y567
20 - Ze #7 Yuki Shimizu 27,615 27,615 Shinshokan Y580
21 - The Comic Artist and His Assistant [Mangaka-san to Assistant-san to] #1 Hiroyuki 27,517 27,517 Square Enix Y500
22 19 Buchou Shima Kosaku #1 Kenshi Hirokane 26,233 71,222 Kodansha Y560
23 32 Bloody Monday #1 Ryō Ryūmon, Kōji Megumi 25,204 108,294 Kodansha Y420
24 34 Bloody Monday #2 Ryō Ryūmon, Kōji Megumi 23,700 102,256 Kodansha Y420
25 38 Bloody Monday #3 Ryō Ryūmon, Kōji Megumi 22,676 94,689 Kodansha Y420
26 9 Inuyasha #55 Rumiko Takahashi 22,399 167,751 Shogakukan Y420
27 8 Gantz #24 Hiroya Oku 22,256 177,248 Shueisha Y650
28 14 Giant Killing #7 Original Story: Masaya Tsunamoto
Art: Tsujitomo
22,197 76,667 Kodansha Y570
29 42 Bloody Monday #4 Ryō Ryūmon, Kōji Megumi 21,567 88,635 Kodansha Y420
30 24 Hunter X Hunter #26 Yoshihiro Togashi 21,365 811,995 Shueisha Y420

Source: Oricon, Tohan


This article has a follow-up: Japanese Comic Ranking, November 4-10 (2008-11-12 23:58)
follow-up of Japanese Comic Ranking, October 21-27

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