Top 20 Selling Manga for 2021

ICv2 has published a list of the Top 20 selling manga for 2021:

  1. Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama
  2. My Hero Academia Volume 1 by Kohei Horikoshi
  3. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 1 by Koyoharu Gotouge
  4. Chainsaw Man Volume 1 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  5. My Hero Academia Volume 2 by Kohei Horikoshi
  6. Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun Volume 1 by Aidairo
  7. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 1 by Gege Akutami
  8. My Hero Academia Volume 28 by Kohei Horikoshi
  9. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 2 by Koyoharu Gotouge
  10. My Hero Academia Volume 26 by Kohei Horikoshi
  11. My Hero Academia Volume 27 by Kohei Horikoshi
  12. My Hero Academia Volume 29 by Kohei Horikoshi
  13. My Hero Academia Volume 3 by Kohei Horikoshi
  14. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 23 by Koyoharu Gotouge
  15. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 3 by Koyoharu Gotouge
  16. Attack on Titan Volume 2 by Hajime Isayama
  17. Chainsaw Man Volume 2 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  18. Chainsaw Man Volume 3 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  19. Death Note Black Edition Volume 1 by Tsugumi Ohba
  20. Attack on Titan Volume 34 by Hajime Isayama

Source: The Fandom Post

Tubi TV Adds the Death Note Anime to Its Service

The Fandom Post is reporting that Tubi TV has added the Death Note anime to its service. The episodes are currently only available with the English dub for viewers in the United States and Canada.

The story of Death Note is described as:

Light Yagami is a genius high school student who is about to learn about life through a book of death. When a bored shinigami, God of Death, named Ryuk drops a black notepad called a Death Note, Light receives power over life and death with the stroke of a pen. Determined to use this dark gift for the best, Light sets out to rid the world of evil… namely the people he believes to be evil.

Should anyone hold such power?

The consequences of Light’s actions will set the world ablaze.

Source: The Fandom Post

Top 20 Selling Manga for December 2021

These were the top 20 selling manga in December 2021, according to NPD BookScan:

  1. Chainsaw Man Volume 8 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  2. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 13 by Gege Akutami
  3. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 2 by Koyoharu Gotouge
  4. Chainsaw Man Volume 1 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  5. Jujutsu Kaisen 0 by Gege Akutami
  6. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 1 by Gege Akutami
  7. Chainsaw Man Volume 2 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  8. Attack on Titan Volume 34 by Hajime Isayama
  9. Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun Volume 1 by Aidairo
  10. Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama
  11. Chainsaw Man Volume 3 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  12. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 2 by Gege Akutami
  13. Death Note Black Edition Volume 1 by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata
  14. Tokyo Ghoul Volume 1 by Sui Ishida
  15. Deserter: Junji Ito Story Collection by Junji Ito
  16. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 3 by Gege Akutami
  17. Kaiju No. 8 Volume 1 by Naoya Matsumoto
  18. Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun Volume 2 by Aidairo
  19. Haikyu!! Volume 1 by Haruichi Furudate
  20. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 4 by Koyoharu Gotouge

Source: The Fandom Post

Chainsaw Man Is #1 on the NPD BookScan Adult Graphic Novels List for December 2021

Manga volumes occupied 18 spots on NPD BookScan’s Top 20 adult graphic novels list for December 2021:

  • Chainsaw Man Volume 8 by Tatsuki Fujimoto (#1)
  • Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 13 by Gege Akutami (#2)
  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 2 by Koyoharu Gotouge (#3)
  • Chainsaw Man Volume 1 by Tatsuki Fujimoto (#4)
  • Jujutsu Kaisen 0 by Gege Akutami (#5)
  • Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 1 by Gege Akutami (#8)
  • Chainsaw Man Volume 2 by Tatsuki Fujimoto (#9)
  • Attack on Titan Volume 34 by Hajime Isayama (#10)
  • Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun Volume 1 by Aidairo (#11)
  • Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama (#12)
  • Chainsaw Man Volume 3 by Tatsuki Fujimoto (#13)
  • Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 2 by Gege Akutami (#14)
  • Death Note Black Edition Volume 1 by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata (#15)
  • Tokyo Ghoul Volume 1 by Sui Ishida (#16)
  • Deserter: Junji Ito Story Collection by Junji Ito (#17)
  • Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 3 by Gege Akutami (#18)
  • Kaiju No. 8 Volume 1 by Naoya Matsumoto (#19)
  • Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun Volume 2 by Aidairo (#20)

Source: ANN

Top 20 Selling Manga for November 2021

These were the top 20 selling manga in November 2021, according to NPD BookScan:

  1. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba Complete Box Set by Koyoharu Gotouge
  2. Attack on Titan Volume 34 by Hajime Isayama
  3. My Hero Academia Volume 29 by Kōhei Horikoshi
  4. Chainsaw Man Volume 1 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  5. My Hero Academia Volume 2 by Kōhei Horikoshi
  6. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 1 by Gege Akutami
  7. Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun Volume 1 by Aidairo
  8. Chainsaw Man Volume 2 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  9. Chainsaw Man Volume 3 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  10. Death Note Black Edition Volume 1 by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata
  11. Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun Volume 2 by Aidairo
  12. Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama
  13. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 2 by Gege Akutami
  14. Berserk Deluxe Hardcover Volume 9 by Kentarou Miura
  15. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 23 by Koyoharu Gotouge
  16. Chainsaw Man Volume 7 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  17. Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun Volume 11 by Aidairo
  18. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 3 by Gege Akutami
  19. JoJo’s Bizarre Adevnture Part 5 – Golden Wind Volume 2 by Hirohiko Araki
  20. My Hero Academia Volume 1 by Kōhei Horikoshi

Source: The Fandom Post

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Complete Box Set Is #3 on the NPD BookScan Adult Graphic Novels List for November 2021

Manga volumes occupied 17 spots on NPD BookScan’s Top 20 adult graphic novels list for November 2021:

  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba Complete Box Set by Koyoharu Gotouge (#3)
  • Attack on Titan Volume 34 by Hajime Isayama (#4)
  • My Hero Academia Volume 29 by Kōhei Horikoshi (#5)
  • Chainsaw Man Volume 1 by Tatsuki Fujimoto (#6)
  • My Hero Academia Volume 2 by Kōhei Horikoshi (#8)
  • Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 1 by Gege Akutami (#9)
  • Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun Volume 1 by Aidairo (#10)
  • Chainsaw Man Volume 2 by Tatsuki Fujimoto (#11)
  • Chainsaw Man Volume 3 by Tatsuki Fujimoto (#12)
  • Death Note Black Edition Volume 1 by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata (#13)
  • Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun Volume 2 by Aidairo (#14)
  • Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama (#15)
  • Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 2 by Gege Akutami (#16)
  • Berserk Deluxe Hardcover Volume 9 by Kentarou Miura (#17)
  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 23 by Koyoharu Gotouge (#18)
  • Chainsaw Man Volume 7 by Tatsuki Fujimoto (#19)
  • Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun Volume 11 by Aidairo (#20)

Source: ANN

VIZ Media Announces Summer 2022 Releases at New York Comic Con 2021

VIZ Media announced its Summer 2022 lineup during New York Comic Con 2021 and on its social media. All of the following titles are scheduled to be released during that time period:

Title: The Liminal Zone
Author(s): Junji Ito
Summary: Three-time Eisner Award winner Junji Ito presents brand-new nightmares. A weeping woman, a forest of death, and more in four new stories in The Liminal Zone.

Title: Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon
Author(s): Story and art by Takashi Shiina with main character design by Rumiko Takahashi
Summary: The hit anime series returns in manga form. The daughters of Inuyasha and Sesshomaru set out on a journey transcending time in Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon Volume 1.

Title: Crazy Food Truck
Author(s): Rokurou Ōgaki
Summary: Zero customers, a naked young lady, and an armed militia—it’s just another post-apocalyptic day for this food truck owner.

Title: The Elusive Samurai
Author(s): Yusei Matsui
Summary: In war-torn medieval Japan, a young samurai lord struggles to retake his throne, but not by fighting; Hojo Tokiyuki will reclaim his birthright by running away.

VIZ Media is already releasing this title digitally.

Title: Kubo Won’t Let Me Be Invisible
Author(s): Nene Yukimori
Summary: In Kubo Won’t Let Me Be Invisible a social butterfly makes friends with a wallflower—whether he’s ready or not.

VIZ Media is already releasing this title digitally.

Title: Rooster Fighter
Author(s): Syu Sakuratani
Summary: In Rooster Fighter, giant demonic monsters wreak havoc and level Japanese cities. While the citizens flee in terror, it’s up to one brave rooster to stand his ground.

Title: Ghost Reaper Girl
Author(s): Akissa Saiké
Summary: Chloé’s trading her dreams of taking over the acting world to taking down evil spirits.

VIZ Media is already releasing this title digitally.

Title: The Promised Neverland: Art Book World
Author(s): Posuka Demizu
Summary: Featuring Posuka Demizu’s incredible artwork, as well as creator commentary and interviews, The Promised Neverland: Art Book World is a beautiful and haunting gaze into one of today’s most popular Shonen Jump series.

Title: Marvel’s Secret Reverse
Author(s): Kazuki Takahashi
Summary: Spider-Man and Iron Man travel to Japan to battle an evil gaming magnate and his deadly new technology in Secret Reverse—a new addition to the Marvel Universe from Yu-Gi-Oh! creator Kazuki Takahashi.

Title: To Strip the Flesh
Author(s): Oto Toda
Summary: In a moving collection of six short stories, To Strip the Flesh finds Chiaki setting out to remake himself in his own image and discovers more than just personal freedom with his transition—he finds understanding from the people who matter most.

Title: Death Note Short Stories
Author(s): Tsugumi Ohba, Takeshi Obata
Summary: Kira’s story is over, but the Death Note’s is not. This imaginative complete collection of short stories by the series’ creators explores the impact and influence of the legendary Death Note.

Title: Naruto Retsuden novels:

  1. Naruto: Kakashi’s Story–The Sixth Hokage and the Failed Prince
  2. Naruto: Sasuke’s Story–The Uchiha and the Heavenly Stardust
  3. Naruto: Naruto’s Story–Uzumaki Naruto and the Spiral Destiny

Author(s): Jun Esaka, original concept by Masashi Kishimoto
Summary: A new series of Naruto novels in which Naruto’s allies and enemies take center stage in fast-paced adventures, begins releasing Summer 2022 with Naruto: Kakashi’s Story–The Sixth Hokage and the Failed Prince.

VIZ Media will release the following works digitally only:

Title: Witch Watch
Author(s): Kenta Shinohara
Summary: A VIZ digital exclusive. A teen witch wants to get familiar with her familiar. From the mangaka of Astra Lost in Space comes Witch Watch.

VIZ Media is already releasing new chapters of the manga digitally as they are published in Japan.

Title: Our Blood Oath
Author(s): Kazu Kakazu
Summary: A VIZ digital exclusive. The Hizuki brothers may not be connected by blood, but they are bound by something stronger—a vampire oath.

VIZ Media already released new chapters of the manga digitally as they were published in Japan.

Title: High School Family
Author(s): Ryō Nakama
Summary: A VIZ digital exclusive. High school is rough, but imagine going to school with your whole family.

VIZ Media is already releasing new chapters of the manga digitally as they are published in Japan.

Source: ANN

Chainsaw Man Is #1 on the NPD BookScan Adult Graphic Novels List for July 2021

Manga volumes occupied 17 spots on NPD BookScan’s Top 20 adult graphic novels list for July 2021:

  • Chainsaw Man Volume 1 by Tatsuki Fujimoto (#1)
  • My Hero Academia Volume 28 by Kōhei Horikoshi (#3)
  • Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 1 by Gege Akutami (#4)
  • Uzumaki 3-in-1 Deluxe Edition by Junji Ito (#6)
  • Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama (#7)
  • My Hero Academia Volume 27 by Kōhei Horikoshi (#9)
  • Death Note Black Edition Volume 1 by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata (#10)
  • Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun Volume 1 by Aidairo (#11)
  • Hunter x Hunter Volume 1 by Yoshihiro Togashi (#12)
  • Tomie Complete Deluxe Edition by Junji Ito (#13)
  • My Hero Academia: Vigilantes Volume 10 by Hideyuki Furuhashi and Betten Court (#14)
  • Attack on Titan Volume 2 by Hajime Isayama (#15)
  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 22 by Koyoharu Gotouge (#16)
  • Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 6 by Gege Akutami (#17)
  • My Hero Academia Volume 2 by Kōhei Horikoshi (#18)
  • One-Punch Man Volume 1 by ONE and Yūsuke Murata (#19)
  • Naruto Volume 1 by Masashi Kishimoto (#20)

Source: ANN

My Hero Academia Is #1 on the NPD BookScan Adult Graphic Novels List for June 2021

Manga volumes occupied all 20 spots on NPD BookScan’s Top 20 adult graphic novels list for June 2021:

  1. My Hero Academia Volume 28 by Kōhei Horikoshi
  2. Chainsaw Man Volume 5 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  3. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 10 by Gege Akutami
  4. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 22 by Koyoharu Gotouge
  5. Death Note Black Edition Volume 1 by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata
  6. Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama
  7. Spy x Family Volume 5 by Tatsuya Endō
  8. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 3 by Gege Akutami
  9. Uzumaki Hardcover by Junji Ito
  10. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 1 by Gege Akutami
  11. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 8 by Gege Akutami
  12. My Hero Academia Volume 27 by Kōhei Horikoshi
  13. Chainsaw Man Volume 3 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  14. The Promised Neverland Volume 1 by Kaiu Shirai and Posuka Demizu
  15. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 9 by Koyoharu Gotouge
  16. Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun Volume 1 by Aidairo
  17. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 4 by Gege Akutami
  18. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 10 by Koyoharu Gotouge
  19. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 13 by Koyoharu Gotouge
  20. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 3 by Gege Akutami

Source: ANN

My Hero Academia Is #1 on the NPD BookScan Adult Graphics Novel List for January 2021

19 manga volumes appeared on NPD BookScan’s Top 20 adult graphic novels list for January 2021:

  • My Hero Academia Volume 26 by Kōhei Horikoshi (#1)
  • Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 1 by Gege Akutami (#2)
  • The Promised Neverland Volume 1 by Kaiu Shirai and Posuka Demizu (#3)
  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 1 by Koyoharu Gotouge (#5)
  • Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 0 by Gege Akutami (#6)
  • Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama (#7)
  • My Hero Academia Volume 24 by Kōhei Horikoshi (#8)
  • Death Note Black Edition Volume 1 by Tsugumi Ohba (#9)
  • The Promised Neverland Volume 2 by Kaiu Shirai and Posuka Demizu (#10)
  • My Hero Academia Volume 25 by Kōhei Horikoshi (#11)
  • My Hero Academia Volume 2 by Kōhei Horikoshi (#12)
  • Uzumaki (Hardcover) by Junji Ito (#13)
  • Tokyo Ghoul Volume 1 by Sui Ishida (#14)
  • My Hero Academia Volume 1 by Kōhei Horikoshi (#15)
  • My Hero Academia Volume 3 by Kōhei Horikoshi (#16)
  • My Hero Academia Volume 4 by Kōhei Horikoshi (#17)
  • The Promised Neverland Volume 18 by Kaiu Shirai and Posuka Demizu (#18)
  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 3 by Koyoharu Gotouge (#19)
  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Volume 2 by Koyoharu Gotouge (#20)

The BookScan rankings collect sales data from more than 16,000 locations including Barnes & Noble and other book chains, independent bookshops, and online purchases — but not sales at comic book stores, Walmart.com, and some other venues.

Source: ANN