‘Spy x Family’ continues to smash sales records and is already the most watched anime in Japan ahead of ‘Kimetsu no Yaiba’ and ‘One Piece’

‘Spy x Family’ continues to establish itself as this season’s big anime novelty with its mix of spy thriller and family comedy. It was already one of the most anticipated premieres, but the success of the anime has catapulted the sales of the manga from Tatsuya Endo to a new level.

With just eight episodes behind him, ‘Spy x Family’ It is already one of the best-rated anime series in history, and it is undoubtedly the crown jewel of this season’s premieres. The family Forge It has already earned its own legion of fans, and with the anime drawing closer to the end of the first part each week, sales of the manga continue to multiply.


The magic touch of the Forgers

Because although we know that ‘Spy x Family’ will return with the fall release schedule, the wait is going to be very long and it’s time to catch up with the manga in the meantime… which has made Tatsuya Endo’s work already a best seller And it is that the manga has surpassed a new milestone by surpassing the 21 million copies in circulation.

The manga series began serialization in 2019, and the first compiled book volume shipped that same year. Some 8.5 million copies of the manga had been sold since then, and the number had risen to 12.5 million when the anime began airing in April. So in just two months the number of copies in circulation has almost doubled and demand continues to rise.

The success of ‘Spy x Family’ It hasn’t been “alone” in manga sales, but is also pulverizing its competitors in video-on-demand services in Japan. During May, ‘Spy x Family’ has become the most watched series by teenagers and adults between 18 and 59 years old. The anime series is the most popular in various demographics regardless of its genre and is being the most followed anime every week and on streaming services it has already advanced series with more travel such as ‘Detective Conan’, ‘Kimetsu no Yaiba’ and even ‘One Piece’.

There are still four chapters left to conclude this first part of the anime, so now we have to be aware of what this first ending leaves us and if it continues to catapult sales as before.