2020 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 manga, etc. Always, always use the average sales when evaluating anime, not volume 1 sales. I only provide these because it takes many months before we have a final average and people like to be able to ballpark a season early on. Just be intelligent about it!

Updated as of 2020-02-16

Sales #Weeks Title Release Date Formats Partial Ranking
28,286 4 Jujutsu Kaisen 2021/01/20 BD/DVD
27,076 5 Love Live! Nijigasaki Gakuen School Idol Doukoukai 2020/12/24 BD
13,624 3 IDOLiSH7 Second Beat! 2020/11/26 BD/DVD
10,598 4 Hypnosis Mic: Division Rap Battle – Rhyme Anima 2020/12/23 BD/DVD
9,216 3 Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu ka? Bloom 2020/12/25 BD/DVD
7,252 2 Haikyuu!! To The Top 2nd Season 2020/12/26 BD/DVD
6,528 1 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei: Raihousha-hen 2020/12/16 BD/DVD
6,036 3 Assault Lily Bouquet 2021/01/27 BD
5,233 1 Strike Witches: Road to Berlin 2020/12/23 BD/DVD
4,373 2 Majo no Tabitabi 2021/01/27 BD/DVD
3,679 2 Osomatsu-san Season 3 2020/12/25 BD/DVD
3,544 1 Golden Kamuy 3rd Season 2021/01/29 BD/DVD
3,133 6 Adachi to Shimamura 2020/12/02 BD/DVD
2,446 2 Tsukiuta The Animation 2 2021/01/29 BD/DVD
2,224 1 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka III 2020/12/23 BD/DVD
1,991 1 Ochikobore Fruit Tart 2021/01/27 BD/DVD
1,950 1 Dogeza de Tanondemita 2021/01/27 BD-Box
1,854 1 Senyoku no Sigrdrifa 2020/12/23 BD/DVD
1,810 1 Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear 2021/01/27 BD/DVD
1,780 1 A3! Season Autumn & Winter 2020/12/16 BD/DVD
1,724 1 Kami-sama ni Natta Hi 2020/12/23 BD/DVD
1,373 1 Yuukoku no Moriarty 2021/01/27 BD/DVD
1,093 1 Maoujou de Oyasumi 2020/12/16 BD
746 1 Kimi to Boku no Saigo no Senjou, Aruiwa Sekai ga Hajimaru Seisen 2021/01/27 BD/DVD
664 1 Kami-tachi ni Hirowareta Otoko 2021/01/13 BD
559 1 Akudama Drive 2020/12/25 BD/DVD
314 1 Ikebukuro West Gate Park 2021/01/27 BD/DVD
204 1 Iwa Kakeru! Sport Climbing Girls 2021/01/08 BD
163 1 Munou na Nana 2020/12/23 BD/DVD Yes
Maesetsu! 2020/12/23 BD/DVD
Upcoming Releases
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Gou 2021/02/24 BD/DVD
Tonikaku Kawaii 2021/02/26 BD-Box
One Room Third Season 2021/02/26 BD
Taisou Zamurai 2021/03/17 BD-Box/DVD-Box
Hanyou no Yashahime: Sengoku Otogizoushi 2021/03/24 BD/DVD
Guraburu! 2021/03/26 BD-Box
100-man no Inochi no Ue ni Ore wa Tatteiru 2021/03/26 BD-Box
Shingeki no Kyojin The Final Season 2021/05/19 BD/DVD
King's Raid: Ishi wo Tsugumono-tachi ? BD

Partial Ranking means a release came out on more than one video format, but only one of the two ranked.

Season-specific notes

Vol. 1 Unranked, Later Vol. Ranked

10 Responses to “2020 Fall Seasonal Vol 1 Rankings”

  1. Avatar Changeman says:

    I saw at Yaraon that Vol 1 of BD Jujutsu sold 22,701 copies in the first week. I hope it can help you.

    And thank you very much for the update

  2. Avatar KurumiNightmare says:

    Kinda sad to see Nana selling so badly such a great series was rly hoping it would sell better and get us a 2nd season….hope atleast they made enough from streamimg rights so that we got a chance for it…

  3. Avatar Joe says:

    Is there any chance that Jujutsu vol 1 will reach 30k?

    • something something says:

      Selling ~35% of total sales after the first week, which is about what it would take, is possible, yes. ~20-25% is more typical for most releases (the ones that actually rank more than once anyway), but for a big seller like Jujutsu a longer tail is possible. Especially if it was undershipped in the first week or something.

  4. something something says:

    Updated this for the first time in a few weeks, covering the weeks of 1/25, 2/01, 2/08.

  5. Avatar Changeman says:

    Jujutsu is an overwhelming success and Assault Lily Bouquet sold more than I expected.

  6. Avatar KSCBSC says:

    I’m aware that these sales don’t matter much anymore, still 1,1k for Maoujou de Oyasumi seems pretty underwhelming.

  7. Avatar Godo says:

    Where is Dai no Daibōken?

    • something something says:

      It’s a weekend morning kids’ show so I decided to put it in the long-running list instead (you just wont see it yet since I haven’t updated the site since it came out). I know it’s technically not long-running, but it’s more similar to the shows over there (and this way I don’t need to move things around if it gets a bunch of extra seasons/episodes).

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