Hajime Isayama’s Attack on Titan Volume 1 topped Nielsen BookScan’s list of Top 20 graphic novels in the United States for October 2013.
The manga titles that made it into the Top 20 graphic novels list for October 2013 are:
- Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama (#1)
- Rosario+Vampire: Season II Volume 12 by Akihisa Ikeda (#3)
- Attack on Titan Volume 2 by Hajime Isayama (#9)
- Naruto Volume 62 by Masashi Kishimoto (#10)
- Bleach Volume 58 by Tite Kubo (#11)
- Black Bird Volume 17 by Kanoko Sakurakoji (#12)
- Sailor Moon Short Stories Volume 1 by Naoko Takeuchi (#17)
- Attack on Titan Volume 7 by Hajime Isayama (#18)
- Attack on Titan Volume 3 by Hajime Isayama (#19)
The BookScan rankings include sales at Barnes & Noble and other book chains, independent bookshops, and online purchases. However, sales at comic book stores, Walmart, and some other venues are not included.