New York Times Manga Best Seller List: February 1-7, 2015

Here are the top ten selling manga in the United States for the week of February 1-7, 2015, according to the New York Times.

1. Assassination Classroom Volume 2 by Yusei Matsui
2. Food Wars! Volume 4 by Yuto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki
3. Akame ga KILL! Volume 1 by Takahiro and Tetsuya Tashiro
4. Noragami: Stray God Volume 3 by Adachitoka
5. Soul Eater Volume 24 by Atsushi Ohkubo
6. Unofficial Hatsune Mix by KEI
7. Sword Art Online: Progressive Volume 1 by Reki Kawahara and Kiseki Himura
8. Fairy Tail Volume 46 by Hiro Mashima
9. Black Butler Volume 19 by Yana Toboso
10. Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama

Source: The New York Times

New York Times Manga Best Seller List: January 25-31, 2015

Here are the top ten selling manga in the United States for the week of January 25-31, 2015, according to the New York Times.

1. Akame ga KILL! Volume 1 by Takahiro and Tetsuya Tashiro
2. Soul Eater Volume 24 by Atsushi Ohkubo
3. Black Butler Volume 19 by Yana Toboso
4. Fairy Tail Volume 46 by Hiro Mashima
5. Sword Art Online: Progressive Volume 1 by Reki Kawahara and Kiseki Himura
6. Noragami Volume 3 by Adachitoka
7. Unofficial Hatsune Mix by KEI
8. Assassination Classroom Volume 1 by Yusei Matsui
9. Deadman Wonderland Volume 2 by Jinsei Katoka and Kazuma Kondou
10. The Seven Deadly Sins Volume 6 by Nakaba Suzuki

Source: The New York Times

New Manga Releases: January 27, 2015

Here are the new manga releases for January 27, 2015. If you see any errors or omissions in this list, please feel free to leave a comment and let me know.

Does the Flower Blossom? GN 1 [this title will be released on January 31, 2015]
Fairy Tail GN 46
Gantz GN 34 [this title will be released on January 28, 2015]
Soul Eater GN 24

New York Times Manga Best Seller List: January 4-10, 2015

Here are the top ten selling manga in the United States for the week of January 4-10, 2015, according to the New York Times.

1. Sword Art Online: Fairy Dance Volume 2 by Reki Kawahara and Tsubasa Haduki
2. Master Keaton Volume 1 by Naoki Urasawa, Hokusei Katsushika and Takashi Nagasaki
3. Kingdom Hearts II Volume 3 by Shiro Amano
4. Deadman Wonderland Volume 6 by Jinsei Kataoka and Kazuma Kondou
5. Unofficial Hatsune Mix by KEI
6. Fairy Tail Volume 45 by Hiro Mashima
7. Naruto Volume 68 by Masashi Kishimoto
8. Attack on Titan: No Regrets Volume 2 by Gun Snark, Hikaru Suruga and Hajime Isayama
9. He’s My Only Vampire Volume 1 by Aya Shouoto
10. Noragami Volume 1 by Adachitoka

Hiro Mashima to Draw a Full-Color One-Shot Manga for Fairy Tail

The seventh issue of Kodansha’s Monthly Fairy Tail magazine has announced that Hiro Mashima is drawing a full-color one-shot manga titled “Aoneko Happy” (Happy the Blue Cat) in the magazine’s next issue, which will be released in Japan on February 17, 2015. It’s a spin-off of Mashima’s Fairy Tail manga, which features Happy as the main character.

Hiro Mashima announced the Monthly Fairy Tail magazine in March 2014 and it launched in July 2014. His Fairy Tail spin-off manga Fairy Tail Zero, along with spin-offs by other manga creators, have been launched in the magazine.

Kodansha Comics publishes the main Fairy Tail manga in North America, and Crunchyroll is releasing new chapters of the series online as they are published in Japan.

Source: ANN

New Anime Releases: January 6, 2015

Here are the new anime releases for January 6, 2015. If you see any errors or omissions in this list, please feel free to leave a comment and let me know.

Beast City [DVD] (18+)
Dog & Scissors Complete Collection [DVD]
Dog & Scissors Complete Collection [Blu-ray]
The Eccentric Family Complete Premium Collection [Blu-ray]
Fairy Tail Collection 3 [Blu-ray/DVD Combo]
Fantastic Detective Labyrinth [DVD]
Gurren Lagann Volume 3 [Blu-ray]
Lupin the 3rd: The Castle of Cagliostro [DVD]
Magic Woman M [DVD] (18+)
Non Non Biyori Complete Collection [DVD]
Non Non Biyori Complete Collection [Blu-ray]
One Piece Collection: Box One [Amazon Exclusive; DVD]
Qwaser of Stigmata Complete Collection [DVD]
Qwaser of Stigmata Complete Collection [Blu-ray]