First, please see “Oricon extended ranking data, backlog complete! Explanation and summary” to get the background on what this data is. Comments Same approach as 2015-06-27. See that post for details. Download ORICON EXTENDED RANKING, CLEANED, UPDATED 2015-08-16 (Two sheets, one for BD, the other for DVD)

First, please see “Oricon extended ranking data, backlog complete! Explanation and summary” to get the background on what this data is. Comments Same approach as 2015-06-27. See that post for details. Download ORICON EXTENDED RANKING, CLEANED, UPDATED 2015-07-25 (Two sheets, one for BD, the other for DVD)

First, please see “Oricon extended ranking data, backlog complete! Explanation and summary” to get the background on what this data is. Comments Same approach as 2015-06-27. See that post for details. Download ORICON EXTENDED RANKING, CLEANED, UPDATED 2015-07-10 (Two sheets, one for BD, the other for DVD)

First, please see “Oricon extended ranking data, backlog complete! Explanation and summary” to get the background on what this data is. Comments For this latest update, I’ve gone about it a bit differently. Rather than try to keep all of the discs with their latest Oricon ranking number, I just sorted by sales and autonumbered. […]

Oricon recently released some charts with their mid-year ranking, and I’m trying to figure them out here. We’ll start with the typical mid-year ranking. 2015 Mid-Year Ranking by Volume http://katsu.ula.cc/test/read.cgi/piropiro320jp/1432224768/260 This covers the week of 2014/12/08 (12/22付) through the week of 2015/06/01 (06/15付). The following items represent new data beyond what I have as of […]

For the 2013 JVA report post, see this post. The numbers below are for the category 日本のアニメーション(一般向け) which the official translated reports list as “Animation for Grown-ups Domestic” though 一般向け more means “general public”. I assume they’re defining the general public as “not kids”. But it’s not strictly late night anime, as the numbers really […]

First, please see “Oricon extended ranking data, backlog complete! Explanation and summary” to get the background on what this data is. The previous download, with a bunch of caveat text and explanations, is here: Oricon extended ranking data, full data download as of 2015-02-07 Comments As for why I haven’t done this more often… well […]

First, please see “Oricon extended ranking data, backlog complete! Explanation and summary” to get the background on what this data is. I’ve taken my source file for this (which is messy and complicated and slow) and put together a Google Doc with just the relevant bits. Before that though, a lot of caveats: 1. Columns […]

(UPDATE: Please see http://www.someanithing.com/4822 for the -FINAL- full data export.) Now that after about six weeks and about 150 hours I’ve finally checked every single disc in both the DVD (12,786 at last scrape) and BD (3,578) lists, it’s time to take stock of what the extended rankings have told us. But first I’ll summarize […]

Stalker points to date, not the final estimates: Points so far Solicited Days Since Pts/Day Release Days Left Series 13,838 2014/12/19 42 329 2015/03/27 55 Kantai Collection 5,610 2014/11/15 76 73 2015/02/04 4 Soukyuu no Fafner Exodus 3,427 2014/12/20 41 83 2015/04/22 81 Jojo no Kimyou na Bouken Stardust Crusaders Egypt-hen 2,572 2015/01/19 11 233 […]