For the 2014 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 […]

See Full-year per-Volume and per-Series Total charts from Oricon for the 2015 Full-year ranking. I’d originally posted these as comments but ought to go ahead with a full post.   2016 Mid-Year Ranking by Volume http://katsu.ula.cc/test/read.cgi/piropiro320jp/1432224768/389 This covers the week of 2015/12/14 (12/28付) through the week of 2016/06/06 (06/20付). The following volumes have updated data: […]

See Mid-year per-Volume and per-Series Total charts from Oricon for the previous ranking in June.   2015 Full-Year Ranking by Volume http://katsu.ula.cc/test/read.cgi/piropiro320jp/1432224768/325 This covers the week of 2014/12/08 (12/22付) through the week of 2015/12/07 (12/21付). Normally I only list a disc if it’s got new data, but I already added the additional data when I […]

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 […]

Source link DVD + BD 1-30 Source link BD 31-50 Below is the Oricon Mid-year ranking. Columns 1-3 are unchanged from Oricon’s report. Column 4 indicates how much was added from the last known total for the version being reported as of its last normal weekly or monthly ranking. Column 5 is the overall total […]

For the previous discussion of these JVA reports, see this post. The full broken-out data for 2013 is now available (thanks to primadog for the heads up) and I’ve decided to dig into the historical data a bit more. 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 […]

Updated post with genre breakdown ___________ Article source link AnimeAnime has an article up which highlights some numbers for the anime industry in 2013, per the JVA2013 report. If rikaichan isn’t failing me, some high level points: Overall Market • The Japanese video disc market as a whole was down 2.6%. • DVDs still account […]

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http://www3.atchs.jp/test/read.cgi/urisure/1358138075/119-120 Oricon DVD500, BD200 http://www3.atchs.jp/test/read.cgi/urisure/1358138075/108 Oricon DVD100, Anime DVD50, BD100 http://www3.atchs.jp/test/read.cgi/urisure/1358138075/98 Nikkei BD The final yearly lists are now out. DVD500, BD200. The BD threshold this year is MUCH larger, all the way up to 13k! Oricon has to release a BD300 or BD500 next year. 200 is clearly inadequate. This also squashes chances of […]

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2016 Fall Vol 1 Rankings Please note: Volume 1 sales are not the best, or even a particularly good, way to evaluate a series’ performance. Sometimes one of two formats doesn’t rank in volume 1, but ranks in a later volume. Often times volume 1 sales are inflated with bonuses like event tickets or bundled […]