Greatest Promoting Manga In The USA In January 2022
The American newspaper firm, New York Instances, and POS monitoring large, NPD BookScan, launched the month-to-month “Graphic Books & Manga” and “Grownup Graphic novels” listing respectively for January 2022. Each the lists characteristic Japanese manga taking a lot of the spots in the US.
The rankings present gross sales of manga by quantity as calculated by these two companies.
The Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba—Tales of Water and Flame manga by Koyoharu Gotouge and Ryoji Hirano was positioned #2 on The New York Instances month-to-month Graphic Books and Manga bestseller listing launched in early February.
A complete of 10 out of 15 spots had been occupied by manga, with Tatsuki Fujimoto‘s Chainsaw Man putting itself in 4 spots alone.
|#2||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba—Tales of Water and Flame||–||Koyoharu Gotouge & Ryoji Hirano||VIZ Media|
|#4||Chainsaw Man||1||Tatsuki Fujimoto||VIZ Media|
|#5||Jujutsu Kaisen||0||Gege Akutami||VIZ Media|
|#7||Chainsaw Man||2||Tatsuki Fujimoto||VIZ Media|
|#8||Jujutsu Kaisen||1||Gege Akutami||VIZ Media|
|#9||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba||1||Koyoharu Gotouge||VIZ Media|
|#10||Chainsaw Man||4||Tatsuki Fujimoto||VIZ Media|
|#11||Chainsaw Man||3||Tatsuki Fujimoto||VIZ Media|
|#12||Dragon Ball Tremendous||15||Akira Toriyama & Toyotarou||VIZ Media|
|#14||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba||2||Koyoharu Gotouge||VIZ Media|
Moreover, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba—Tales of Water and Flame additionally ranked #1 on NPD BookScan’s High 20 grownup graphic novels listing for the primary month of 2022.
Among the many large titles, the chart consists of seven volumes of Chainsaw Man, 4 of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, and three of Jujutsu Kaisen.
|1||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba—Tales of Water and Flame||–||Koyoharu Gotouge & Ryoji Hirano||VIZ Media|
|2||Chainsaw Man||1||Tatsuki Fujimoto||VIZ Media|
|3||Jujutsu Kaisen||0||Gege Akutami||VIZ Media|
|4||Jujutsu Kaisen||1||Gege Akutami||VIZ Media|
|5||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba||1||Koyoharu Gotouge||VIZ Media|
|6||Chainsaw Man||2||Tatsuki Fujimoto||VIZ Media|
|7||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba||2||Koyoharu Gotouge||VIZ Media|
|8||Dragon Ball Tremendous||15||Akira Toriyama & Toyotarou||VIZ Media|
|9||Chainsaw Man||4||Tatsuki Fujimoto||VIZ Media|
|10||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba||3||Koyoharu Gotouge||VIZ Media|
|11||Chainsaw Man||3||Tatsuki Fujimoto||VIZ Media|
|12||SPY x FAMILY||1||Tatsuya Endo||VIZ Media|
|13||Chainsaw Man||5||Tatsuki Fujimoto||VIZ Media|
|14||My Hero Academia: Group-Up Missions||2||Kouhei Horikoshi & Yoko Akiyama||VIZ Media|
|15||Assault on Titan||34||Hajime Isayama||Kodansha Comics|
|16||Chainsaw Man||8||Tatsuki Fujimoto||VIZ Media|
|17||My Hero Academia||1||Kouhei Horikoshi||VIZ Media|
|18||Chainsaw Man||6||Tatsuki Fujimoto||VIZ Media|
|19||Jujutsu Kaisen||13||Gege Akutami||VIZ Media|
|20||Rest room-Sure Hanako-kun||12||Iro Aida||Yen Press|
In December 2021, virtually half the chart was taken up by two collection: 5 volumes of Jujutsu Kaisen and 4 volumes of Chainsaw Man.
Based on NPD BookScan, manga gross sales made up over 76% of gross sales by quantity of the general comics and graphic novel class in the US in 2021.
Specialists say this was the direct results of the increase in anime, with pandemic-stricken readers going right into a manga shopping for spree. The anime impact was clearly seen, as the highest manga collection by gross sales had been carefully linked to the preferred anime collection on OTT platforms like Hulu, Netflix, and Crunchyroll.
Supply: ICv2, The New York Instances Graphic Books and Manga listing