With over 65 million copies sold, 2022 was another great year for the industry sleeve.
The success of titles like demon slayer, Tokyo Revengers, Jujutsu Kaisen Y Spy x Family, the upward trend in the market value of the manga industry has continued. The convenient availability in electronic format has also helped enormously.
Below, we take a look at the most popular manga series this year. Let us begin:
the manga series Jujutsu Kaisen surpassed 12 million copies sold during 2022. The series is positioned in first place for the second consecutive year with the help of the boost it received from the release of the film jujutsu kaisen 0. The 20th volume of the series came out in August and sold over 1.4 million copies in the first month of its release.
Tokyo Revengers it sold over 10.58 million copies in 2022, with the release of five volumes during this time and a strong sales streak throughout the year. Volume 29 of Tokyo Revengers It came out in August and sold more than 750,000 copies.
3. Spy x Family
Spy x Family it sold more than 10.49 million copies in 2022. With volume 10, the last in the series, it sold more than 1.335 million copies, and the first volume, has sold more than 2.4 million copies.
Thanks to One Piece Film: RED, one piece received an additional boost and sold over 10.18 million copies, a significant increase of over 3 million copies from last year. Volume 104 sold over 1.5 million copies in just 10 days, while volume 103 crossed the 2 million mark.
5.My Hero Academia
With its thrilling sixth season, My Hero Academia it racked up a large number of copies in sales. Its latest volume, which was released in October, has sold more than 640,000 copies. The manga has sold a total of more than 5.3 million copies this year.
Kingdom has crossed over 3.7 million copies in sales in 2022, thanks to the buildup boost it got with the anime’s brilliant fourth season. Volume 66 has sold over 533,000 copies as of the last update.
The anime adaptation of shōnen soccer, Blue Lockrecently premiered, and the manga has already sold more than 900,000 copies since its premiere. Blue Lock it has sold 3.35 million copies as of 2022.
8. Don’t Say Mystery
Mystery to Iunakare had an immensely successful start to the year thanks to the television drama and is still in the Top 10. The series has sold more than 3.1 million copies this year.
9. Chainsaw Man
Chainsaw Man got a big boost thanks to anime. All volumes are currently in the weekly top 50 of oricon, and volume 12, has sold over 507,000 copies. Volume 1 of Chainsaw Man it has sold more than 1.21 million copies.
10. Kaiju No. 8
Volume 8 of Kaiju No. 8 has sold more than 338,000 copies in the first ten days of its release, propelling the series’ sales by more than 3 million in 2022. The manga has been incredibly popular and an anime adaptation has also been announced.