See here for the 2017 Full-year ranking. Partial source link (rest from Youtaiju): http://katsu.ula.cc/test/read.cgi/piropiro320jp/1432224908/110 We probably won’t get quite as much information this year as last with our Biz leaks source gone, but a good chunk of the mid-year ranking data is up on Youtaiju, and thus we have access. The full yearly lists will […]

Note: It’s unclear what the source of this data is. It may be Oricon, but that’s not confirmed. I haven’t been able to find out from googling around a bit. If it is Oricon, then keep in mind that you should use these numbers for their relative values, not as an absolute number. https://tieba.baidu.com/p/5714029788 https://rio2016.5ch.net/test/read.cgi/anime4vip/1524994809/535 […]

For the 2016 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”. It’d primarily, though not exclusively, cover the prime time/late night series […]

See here for the 2017 Mid-year ranking.   2017 Full-year Ranking by Volume • The source for all the following data is here: https://pastebin.com/YPDZQC65 • This covers the week of 2016/12/12 (12/26付) through the week of 2017/12/04 (12/18付). • If the release is one I track, the amounts added over the last known number in […]

For the 2015 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”. It’d primarily, though not exclusively, cover the prime time/late night series […]

See here for the 2016 Full-year ranking.   2017 Mid-year Ranking by Volume • The source for all the following data is here: https://pastebin.com/UgNXWBAs • This covers the week of 2015/12/12 (12/26付) through the week of 2017/06/05 (12/19付). • If the release is one I track, the amounts added over the last known number in […]

See here for the 2016 Mid-year ranking.   2016 Full-year Ranking by Volume • This covers the week of 2015/12/14 (12/28付) through the week of 2016/12/05 (12/19付). • If the release is one I track, the amounts added over the last known number in parentheses. • (n/a) means we have data that is more recent […]

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 […]