Manga Being Included for Free Comic Book Day in 2015

Manga selections have been announced for Free Comic Book Day in 2015.

VIZ Media will offer a sampler that includes JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure by Hirohiko Araki and Yu-Gi-Oh! by Kazuki Takahashi as well as a separate Pok√©mon sampler from its Perfect Square imprint.

Kodansha Comics is offering a sampler that features Hajime Isayama’s Attack on Titan, Hiro Mashima’s Fairy Tail, Nakaba Suzuki’s The Seven Deadly Sins, Noragami by Adachitoka, and more.

Free Comic Book Day will be taking place on Saturday, May 2, 2015.

Source: ANN

Attack on Titan: No Regrets Is the #2 Selling Graphic Novel in the United States for November 2014

Nielsen BookScan has announced the top 20 selling graphic novels for November 2014. The following manga titles made the list:

  • Attack on Titan: No Regrets Volume 2 by Gun Snark (#2)
  • Naruto Volume 67 by Masashi Kishimoto (#3)
  • Black Butler Volume 18 by Yana Toboso (#9)
  • No Game, No Life Volume 1 by Yuu Kamiya (#14)
  • Fairy Tail Volume 43 by Hiro Mashima (#18)
  • Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama (#19)

Source: ANN

New York Times Manga Best Seller List: November 23-29, 2014

Here are the top ten selling manga in the United States for the week of November 23-29, 2014, according to the New York Times.

1. Monster Musume Volume 5 by OKAYADO
2. Fairy Tail Volume 44 by Hiro Mashima
3. Attack on Titan Volume 14 by Hajime Isayama
4. xxxHoLiC Rei Volume 2 by CLAMP
5. Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama
6. Sword Art Online: Aincrad Volume 2 by Reki Kawahara
7. Attack on Titan Volume 2 by Hajime Isayama
8. Noragami Volume 2 by Adachitoka
9. Attack on Titan: No Regrets Volume 2 by Gun Snark, Hikaru Suruga and Hajime Isayama
10. Naruto Volume 67 by Masashi Kishimoto

Source: The New York Times

Attack on Titan: No Regrets Is Top Selling Manga on BookScan’s Top 20 List for November 2014

Nielsen BookScan has announced the top 20 selling graphic novels in the United States for November 2014. The following manga titles appeared on the chart:

  • Attack on Titan: No Regrets Volume 2 by Gun Snark (#2)
  • Naruto Volume 67 by Masashi Kishimoto (#3)
  • Black Butler Volume 18 by Yana Toboso (#9)
  • No Game, No Life Volume 1 by Yuu Kamiya (#14)
  • Fairy Tail Volume 43 by Hiro Mashima (#18)
  • Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama (#19)

Source: The Fandom Post

New Anime Releases: December 2, 2014

Here are the new anime releases for December 2, 2014. If you see any errors or omissions in this list, please feel free to leave a comment and let me know.

Devilman Complete Original TV Series [DVD]
Diabolik Lovers Complete Collection [DVD]
Fairy Tail Part 14 [Blu-ray/DVD Combo]
Itakiss Complete Anime Collection [DVD]
Queen’s Blade – Beautiful Warriors Complete Collection [DVD]
Queen’s Blade – Beautiful Warriors Complete Collection [Blu-ray]

New Manga Releases: November 25, 2014

Here are the new manga releases for November 25, 2014. If you see any errors or omissions in this list, please feel free to leave a comment and let me know.

Attack on Titan: Junior High GN 2
Cardfight!! Vanguard GN 4
Fairy Tail GN 44
Samurai Executioner Omnibus GN 3
Satoshi Kon’s OPUS GN [being released on November 26, 2014]
xxxHOLiC Rei GN 2

New York Times Manga Best Seller List: November 9-15, 2014

Here are the top ten selling manga in the United States for the week of November 9-15, 2014, according to the New York Times.

1. Attack on Titan Volume 14 by Hajime Isayama
2. Nisekoi: False Love Volume 6 by Naoshi Komi
3. Bleach Volume 62 by Tite Kubo
4. Fairy Tail Volume 43 by Hiro Mashima
5. No Game, No Life by Yuu Kamiya and Mashiro Hiiragi
6. All You Need Is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka, Ryosuke Takeuchi and Takeshi Obata
7. Attack on Titan: No Regrets Volume 2 by Gun Snark, Hikaru Suruga and Hajime Isayama
8. Attack on Titan Volume 1 by Hajime Isayama
9. Black Butler Volume 18 by Yana Toboso
10. UQ Holder Volume 3 by Ken Akamatsu