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Weekly Top Ten – May 30, 2015

Weekly Top Ten MangaEvery week, the New York Times and Amazon posts the top ten bestselling books. The New York Times gets their numbers from print sales from retailers, while Amazon and Vizmanga.com calculates their own numbers. Once a month the Nielsen Bookscan posts their top twenty graphic novels of which manga is included. Offered here is a listing of these books with their status this week compared with the previous week, and some way-off analysis of the activity.

NYTBS

 

New York Times Bestseller List for the week ending May 23, 2015

  1. LegendOfZelda-LinkToThePast-3DLegend of Zelda A Link to the Past    
  2. Rosario + Vampire: Season II Vol 14     ↑ 2
  3. Trinity Seven Vol 1     
  4. Attack on Titan Vol 1     ↑ 5
  5. Big Hero Six Vol 1     ↓ 2
  6. Is It Wrong To Try To Pick Up Girls In A Dungeon Vol 1     
  7. Sword Art Online: Girl’s OPs Vol 1     
  8. JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Book 1: Phantom Blood Vol 2     ↓ 6
  9. Akame ga Kill Vol 1     ↵ 12
  10. Assassination Classroom  Vol 1      ↓ 2

The top title this remains unchanged as Legend of Zelda A Link to the Past holds on for a third week. Attack on Titan Vol 1 is preparing for is own milestone as it will hit triple digits next week. Yen Press had a trio of titles debut this week, including the first volume of the manga adaptation of Is It Wrong To Try To Pick Up Girls In A Dungeon, the Sword Art Online side story Girls OPs Vol 1, and Trinity Seven Vol 1.

Amazon

 

Amazon.com for the week ending May 30, 2015

  1. LegendOfZelda-LinkToThePast-3DLegend of Zelda A Link to the Past     
  2. Naruto Vol 70     ↑ 1
  3. Uzumaki 3-in-1     ↑ 6
  4. Tokyo Ghoul Vol 1     ↑ 2
  5. Attack on Titan Vol 1     ↓ 3
  6. Food Wars Vol 6     
  7. Attack on Titan Vol 6    
  8. The Ancient Magus’ Bride Vol 1     
  9. Seraph of the End Vol 5     
  10. Attack on Titan Vol 5     

While the Amazon best sellers list is more volatile, the one thing that doesn’t change is Legend of Zelda A Link to the Past is still at the top. Two more of Viz Media’s pre-orders have joined Naruto Vol 70 and Tokyo Ghoul Vol 1; Food Wars Vol 6 and Seraph of the End Vol 5. Seven Seas Entertainment’s new series The Ancient Magus’ Bride, has been getting a lot of good word of mouth, and it shows as the title makes it to the top ten.

∗ = New Release
↑ = Title moved up specified # of spots
↓ = Title moved down specified # of spots
↔ = Title didn’t moved from previous week
↵ = Title returned after dropping off list with total # of weeks (when available)

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