Japan’s manga industry has received a high level of exposure in recent years, something that has benefited the popularity of works such as Jujutsu Kaizen y Chainsaw Man. However, this does not always mean that the first sales positions are assigned to options that everyone knows. Examples of this year’s most successful elections are: Where a football game surpasses One Piece and many other big names.
According to Oricon, the best-selling manga of 2023 so far blue lock, a manga focused on soccer, has begun to gain a high level of worldwide popularity thanks to its anime adaptation in 2022, just as the Soccer World Cup was taking place last year. total, Munyuki Kaneshiro’s work has sold over 10 million copies so far this year.
In the rest of the list we find names like this Jujutsu Kaizen With over eight million copiesy a piece with 5.7 million worldwide. Likewise, such names stand out Oshi no Ko, Spy X Family y Slam dunk, works that have enjoyed some adaptations in the past year. This is the top 10:
–blue lock – 10,118,929
–Jujutsu Kaisen – ~6,435,000
–a piece – ~5,675,000
–Chainsaw Man – ~5,225,000
–Oshi no Ko – 5,006,795
–Slam dunk – 4,861,136
–Tokyo Avengers – ~3,170,000
–My Hero Academia – ~2,965,000
–State – ~2,840,000
08./ Tokyo Avengers – ~3,170,000
09./ My Hero Academia – ~2,965,000
10./ State – ~2,840,000
11./ That time I was reborn as a slime – ~ 2,295,000
12./ Freeze: Beyond Journey’s End – ~1,900,000
13./ Welcome to Demon School! Iruma-kun – ~1,890,000
— Rouk’ (@RoukHein) November 3, 2023
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Undoubtedly, a first place that many did not expect. This year, Jujutsu Kaizen has dominated the online conversation, thanks to both its anime and manga tragic events. It will be interesting to see how the list ends up at the end of 2023.