The anime and manga industry has gained a lot of popularity in recent years, due to the increase in interest that some works have, after seeing their animated adaptation and as the original work continues to be published after a few episodes, it is clear that the fans they want to know what’s next, That is why a Japanese portal listed the best-selling manga and who tops the list is Jujutsu Kaisen.
According to the portal Oricon in your annual sales listing, which includes franchises and individual volumes, positioned Jujutsu Kaisen in the first place and that surpassed Kimetsu no Yaiba, who last year shattered manga sales records in Japan.
Although Kimetsu no Yaiba In second place, the 23rd volume of the franchise was the best-selling in Japan this year despite having concluded a year ago.
Here we leave you the list of the 5 manga titles that were sold the most between November 23, 2020 and November 21, 2021.
- Jujutsu Kaisen with 30,917,746 copies
- Kimetsu no Yaiba with 29,511,021 copies
- Tokyo Revengers with 24,981,486 copies
- Shingeki no Kyojin with 7,332,398 copies
- My Hero Academia with 7,020,361 copies
It should be noted that the Japanese media made its list based on physical sales, so Jujutsu Kaisen was the best-selling series in this 2021. However, since this list was made since 2008, the manga of One Piece is absent from the top 5 best-selling manga and it is that only this year, the work of Eiichiro Oda has published 3 volumes to date, while volume 101 was not counted, since it was out of the period.
This is good news for Jujutsu Kaisen and Gege Akutami, plus it happens on the eve of the film’s premiere Jujutsu Kaisen 0, a prequel to the series that will hit theaters in Japan on December 24. Definitely a good early Christmas present for the series.
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