Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama was the #8 selling graphic novel on Nielsen SoundScan’s Top 20 graphic novels list for December 2013.
Only three manga titles made it into Nielsen BookScan’s Top 20 list for December 2013:
- Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama (#8)
- Naruto Volume 63 by Masashi Kishimoto (#9)
- Attack on Titan Volume 2 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 shops, Walmart, and some other venues are not included.