2021 has been a very profitable year for the manga industry and Oricon has returned to update fans with dates and numbers on the top 200 best selling volumes over the course of those 12 months. Let's see which works have been bought the most, where obviously the inevitable ONE PIECE and the discussed one appear Demon Hunter.
is accurate the work of Koyoharu Gotoge with volume 23 in first place, the last of the series, with more than 5 million copies sold, followed immediately by Kimetsu no Yaiba: Gaiden, which deepens the stories of the two pillars Tomioka Giyuu and Kyojuro Rengoku. In third place we find another series that has been able to establish itself in 2021 also thanks to the excellent first season of the anime produced by the MAPPA studio, or Jujutsu Kaisenwhose best-selling volume was the fourteenth with 2.3 million copies.
Up to the twentieth position, with some exceptions dedicated to ONE PIECE, Gege Akutami's shonen is ubiquitousto then make room again for Demon Slayer, Attack on Titan, specifically at Volume 33, and the promising Spy x Family and Kaijy No. 8. A greater variety of titles can be seen in the second half of the list at the bottom, with World TriggerChainsaw ManDetective ConanDr. Stone, Record of Ragnarok and Kaguya-samajust to name a few.
Let us know what you think about this data by leaving a comment below. Finally, we leave you with the figures of the impressive growth of the digital manga market and the opinions of two experts on the situation in the industry.
Oricon's Annual Individual Volume Sales Ranking - Top 200 pic.twitter.com/bvpim5I6Em- Shonen Jump News - Unofficial (@WSJ_manga) May 17, 2022