One Piece, Naruto Led the Way in Manga Sales Last Week, Bleach #6

Posted on March 12, 2014

One Piece Manga Volume 73, Naruto Manga Volume 68, and Bleach Manga Volume 62 all officially hit Japanese retailers last week on March 4th, 2014. This week, the sales numbers for each of those manga have been announced thanks to Japanese statistics company Oricon. How did they do? One Piece and Naruto led the way in manga sales at the #1 and #2 positions, with Bleach following at #6. The latest One Piece manga volume had estimated sales of over 2 million copies, while Naruto exceeded 741K and Bleach passed the 387K mark.

Take a look at exact figures of the top 25 manga sales between the period of March 3rd and March 9th, 2014 below.

Rank Title Est.
Weekly
Copies
Est.
Total
Copies
Release Date Publisher
Author Highest
Rank
Weeks
on List
1 One Piece 73 2,075,407 2,076,189 2014/03 Shueisha
Eiichiro Oda 1 1
2 Naruto 68 741,593 742,232 2014/03 Shueisha
Mashashi Kishimoto 2 1
3 Silver Spoon 11 568,848 568,848 2014/03 Shogakukan
Hiromu Arakawa 3 1
4 Kuroko no Basuke (Kuroko’s Basketball) 26 482,045 482,232 2014/03 Shueisha
Tadatoshi Fujimaki 4 1
5 Assassination Classroom 8 409,194 409,194 2014/03 Shueisha
Yusei Matsui 5 1
6 Bleach 62 387,345 387,662 2014/03 Shueisha
Tite Kubo 6 1
7 Toriko 29 229,095 229,095 2014/03 Shueisha
Mitsutoshi Shimabukuro 7 1
8 Nisekoi 11 198,152 198,152 2014/03 Shueisha
Naoshi Komi 8 1
9 The New Prince of Tennis 12 157,617 157,617 2014/03 Shueisha
Takeshi Konomi 9 1
10 Library Wars: Love &War 13 93,478 93,478 2014/03 Hakusensha
Original creator: Hiro Arikawa / Art: Kiiro Yumi 10 1
11 Ore Monogatari!! 5 76,948 273,050 2014/02 Shueisha
Story: Kazune Kawahara / Art: Aruko 1 2
12 Prison School 12 75,200 75,200 2014/03 Kodansha
Akira Hiramoto 12 1
13 Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s 7 70,449 70,449 2014/03 Shueisha
Story: Masahiro Hikokubo / Art: Masashi Sato / Collaboration: Studio Dice 13 1
14 Ultraman 4 69,927 69,927 2014/03 Shogakukan Creative
Eiichi Shimizu,Tomohiro Shimoguchi 14 1
15 I Am a Hero 14 60,360 122,582 2014/02 Shogakukan
Kengo Hanazawa 7 2
16 Hyakushō Kizoku 3 57,147 230,572 2014/02 Shinshokan
Hiromu Arakawa 2 2
17 Terra Formars 8 46,650 459,085 2014/02 Shueisha
Story: Yū Sasuga / Art: Kenichi Tachibana 1 3
18 Kochira Katsushika-ku Kamearikouen-mae Hashutsujo 189 42,253 42,253 2014/03 Shueisha
Osamu Akimoto 18 1
19 Otogimoyou Ayanishiki Futatabi 4 41,953 41,953 2014/03 Hakusensha
Kyouko Hikawa 19 1
20 Hozuki no Reitetsu 13 35,172 276,846 2014/02 Kodansha
Natsumi Eguchi 3 3
21 Sengoku Itō-ki 7 34,831 34,831 2014/03 Kodansha
Hideki Miyashita 21 1
22 Amaama to Inazuma 2 32,031 32,031 2014/04 Kodansha
Gido Amagakure 22 1
23 Moile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt 3 30,950 73,299 2014/02 Shogakukan
Art: Yasuo Ohtagaki / Original Plan: Hajime Yatate, Yoshiyuki Tomino 18 2
24 Jū ~Ninpō Makai Tenshō~ 4 29,154 29,154 2014/03 Kodansha
Original Work: Futaroh Yamada / Art: Masaki Segawa 24 1
25 Switch Girl!! 25 28,352 92,071 2014/02 Shueisha
Natsumi Aida 6 2

Source: ANN