These are the best-selling manga of 2023 and the first place is not for “One Piece”

“Blue Lock” and “Jujutsu Kaisen” topped the rankings, ahead of “One Piece” and “Chainsaw Man.”

The recent boom in manga sales is attributed to the growing popularity of the medium and technology that allows readers around the world to explore both old and new series. A Oricon analysis revealed the anime franchises that more manga volumes sold in 2023. Although some entries on the list are predictable, anime fans will be surprised to see that some manga stories have quickly gained popularity.

One piecewhich began in 1997, is the constant work of its creator, Eiichiro Oda, following Monkey D. Luffy and the Straw Hat Pirates. With over a thousand episodes in its animated series and the regular release of new films continue to spread the excitement of Grand Line. This year, the Netflix live-action adaptation contributed significantly to increase manga sales. Despite Luffy’s enduring popularity, some recent manga series managed to achieve what they were in a short time. One piece It took him years.

Individual sales in volume

As for manga sales 2023, One piece busy first place with volume 105 at the top of the sales charts. According to the official Oricon ranking, the volumes of Jujutsu Kaisen They also performed exceptionally well, occupying three of the top five spots. This reflects the significant impact of Jujutsu Kaisen in the world of shonen, so motivated by his animated series regarding the success of his first film.

  • 1. One piece Volume 105 – 1,912,008 sold
  • 2. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 21 – 1,777,867 sold
  • 3. One piece Volume 106 – 1,690,973 sold
  • 4. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 22 – 1,643,782 sold
  • 5. Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 23 – 1,456,419 sold

General sales of a series

Despite the domination of One piece And Jujutsu Kaisen When it comes to volume sales of individual manga, the overall picture for total sales in 2023 was different. Blue lock emerged as a surprise contender by taking first place, followed by Jujutsu Kaisen And One piece. Oshi no Ko And Chainsaw man they also positioned themselves among the top fivedemonstrating the diversity and dynamism of the current manga market.

  • 1. Blue lock – 10,527,146
  • 2. Jujutsu Kaisen – 8,541,411
  • 3. One piece – 7,197,532
  • 4. Oshi no Ko – 5,413,091
  • 5. Chainsaw man – 5,348,618

Source: Elespanol


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