Also this week we present to you the overview of the best-selling Japanese Manga in Japan, which is determined by the Japanese company Oricon. The ranking for week 43/2020 contains some new and well-known titles.

Japanese Manga Sales Charts: October 19-25, 2020

In the week from October 19-25, 2020, Koyoharu Gotouge’s shonen hit “Demon Slayer” is once again number one among the best-selling manga series with 3,688,476 copies sold. “Jujutsu Kaisen” takes second place, while the popular horror manga “The Promised Neverland” takes third place.

Japanese Manga Demon Slayer

“Demon Slayer” also made it into the first 22 places of the best-selling manga volumes with all volumes. No manga has done this since Oricon started recording. With the exception of the special edition of the 21st volume, each volume went over 110,000 times over the counter.

The following tables only include sales that took place in the respective week – regardless of the release date.

Sales Charts in Sequence:

1Demon Slayer3,688,476Shueisha
2Jujutsu Kaisen417,599Shueisha
3The Promised Neverland134,388Shueisha
4Haikyu !!84,660Shueisha
6Attack on Titan66,413Kodansha
7The Apothecary Diaries65,188Shogakukan
8JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Part 8: Jojolion57,730Shueisha
9Arifureta: The fight back in my world56,160Overlap
10Blue lock51.291Kodansha

Sales Charts by Volume:

1Demon Slayer Vol. 22325,762October 2nd, 2020
2Demon Slayer Vol. 8170.34804.10.2017
3Demon Slayer Vol. 1169,65406/03/2016
4Demon Slayer Vol. 9167.29604.12.2017
5Demon Slayer Vol. 10166,66002.03.2018
6Demon Slayer Vol. 2165,58208/04/2016
7Demon Slayer Vol. 7164,48408/04/2017
8Demon Slayer Vol. 3163,86404/10/2016
9Demon Slayer Vol. 4161,59312/02/2016
10Demon Slayer Vol. 11161,56004.06.2018
11Demon Slayer Vol. 5160,78203/03/2017
12Demon Slayer Vol. 6160,74205/02/2017
13Demon Slayer Vol. 12159,72508/03/2018
14Demon Slayer Vol. 13156,57911/02/2018
15Demon Slayer Vol. 14155.06804/01/2019
16Demon Slayer Vol. 15153,60904/04/2019
17Demon Slayer Vol. 16152,30004/07/2019
18Demon Slayer Vol. 17150.49104/10/2019
19Demon Slayer Vol. 19145.16902/04/2020
20Demon Slayer Vol. 18145.02804/12/2019
21Demon Slayer Vol. 20120.12105/13/2020
22Demon Slayer Vol. 21111,81307/03/2020
23JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Part 8: Jojolion Vol. 2454,80116/10/2020
24Arifureta: The Fight Back To My World Vol. 754,581October 24, 2020
25Demon Slayer Vol. 21 [Special]51,83707/03/2020
26The Apothecary Diaries Vol. 948,75016/10/2020
27Major 2nd Vol. 2143,54916/10/2020
28The Man Who Killed Nobunaga Vol. 842,314October 20, 2020
29The Promised Neverland Vol. 2042,305October 2nd, 2020
30Jujutsu Kaisen Vol. 1341,827October 2nd, 2020

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