Oricon yearly light novel sales for 2015

The period covered in this data is 17th November 2014 to 22nd November 2015.

Volumes ranking:

*1. *,531,409 Biblia Koshodou no Jiken Techou Vol.6
*2. *,325,991 Sword Art Online: Progressive Vol.3
*3. *,285,081 Sword Art Online Vol.16
*4. *,255,785 Kagerou Daze Vol.6
*5. *,251,640 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Vol.16
*6. *,247,532 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Vol.15
*7. *,244,336 Bakemono no Ko (Kadokawa Bunko)
*8. *,224,761 Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. Vol.10
*9. *,217,136 Naruto Hiden Series Vol.1
10. *,207,460 Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. Vol.10.5
11. *,199,729 Coffee-ten Talleran Jikenbo Vol.4
12. *,194,973 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Vol.17
13. *,187,465 Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. Vol.11
14. *,168,810 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Vol.18
15. *,158,397 Naruto Hiden Series Vol.2
16. *,157,524 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index Vol.12
17. *,157,104 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Vol.7
18. *,156,331 No Game No Life Vol.7
19. *,151,793 Haikyuu!! Shousetsu-ban!! Vol.5
20. *,149,060 Toshokan Sensou Vol. 1
21. *,148,228 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Vol.9
22. *,146,981 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Vol.8
23. *,144,473 Kamisama no Goyounin
24. *,143,937 Naruto Hiden Series Vol.3
25. *,143,148 Naruto Hiden Series Vol.4
26. *,140,934 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Vol.1
27. *,140,327 Monogatari Series: Off Season Vol.1 “Orokamonogatari”
28. *,138,225 Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online Vol.1
29. *,137,576 Kuroko no Basket: Replace Vol.6
30. *,131,972 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Vol.6
31. *,128,980 Okitegami Kyouko no Bibouroku
32. *,124,208 Overlord Vol.1
33. *,123,720 Kamisama no Goyounin 3
34. *,121,110 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Vol.2
35. *,119,780 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index Vol.13
36. *,115,292 Bakemono no Ko (Kadokawa Tsubasa Bunko)
37. *,110,999 Naruto Hiden Series Vol.6
38. *,110,216 Naruto Hiden Series Vol.5
39. *,105,627 Ansatsu Kyoushitsu: Koro-tan
40. *,104,261 Boruto: Naruto The Movie
41. *,100,035 The Last: Naruto the Movie
42. *,*92,689 Meitantei Conan: Gouka no Himawari
43. *,*92,040 Eiga Ansatsu Kyoushitsu
44. *,*87,789 Naruto: Itachi Shinden – Koumyou-hen
45. *,*87,612 Tokyo Ghoul Vol.3 “Sekijitsu”
46. *,*80,917 Jinrui Saikyou no Hatsukoi
47. *,*71,235 Ansatu Kyoushitsu: Koro-tan – Kiso Tango de Wakaru! Jukugo no Jikan

Series ranking: (figure in brackets is number of volumes released this year)

*1. 1,220,217 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka (3)
*2. 1,175,978 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei (3)
*3. 1,050,446 Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. (2)
*4. *,927,413 Overlord (2)
*5. *,883,833 Naruto Hiden Series (6)
*6. *,788,895 Sword Art Online (1)
*7. *,494,721 Kagerou Daze (1)
*8. *,413,663 Kokuhaku Yokou Renshuu Series (1)
*9. *,405,666 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index (3)
10. *,390,856 Sword Art Online: Progressive (1)
11. *,380,413 Boukyaku Tantei Series (3)
12. *,336,883 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Gaiden: Sword Oratoria (3)
13. *,333,922 Haikyuu!! Shousetsu-ban!! (1)
14. *,326,179 No Game No Life (1)
15. *,314,890 Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online (3)
16. *,313,744 Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata (3, although one of these was on 20th November)
17. *,313,159 Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. Tanpenshuu (1)
18. *,302,486 Owari no Seraph: Ichinose Guren, 16-sai no Hametsu (2)
19. *,294,451 Gate: Jieitai Kanochi nite, Kaku Tatakaeri (various rereleases)
20. *,289,046 Hataraku Maou-sama! (3)
21. *,288,060 Monogatari Series (1)
22. *,263,824 Date A Live (2)
23. *,254,547 Bakemono no Ko (Kadokawa Bunko) (1)
24. *,250,630 Kuroko no Basket: Replace (1)
25. *,242,408 Seiken Tsukai no World Break (5)
26. *,237,742 Accel World (2)
27. *,234,809 Shinmai Maou no Testament (2)
28. *,230,153 Hidan no Aria (3)
29. *,226,010 Rakudai Kishi no Cavalry (3)
30. *,216,734 Naruto Shinden Series (3)

Sales by author:

*1. 1,628,698 Arikawa Hiro (Toshokan Sensou)
*2. 1,557,100 Oomori Fujino (DanMachi/Sword Oratoria)
*3. 1,482,482 Kawahara Reki (Sword Art Online/Progressive/Accel World/Zettai Naru Isolator)
*4. 1,363,605 Watari Wataru (OreGairu)
*5. 1,203,613 Satou Tsutomu (Mahouka)
*6. *,927,413 Maruyama Kugane (Overlord)
*7. *,852,704 Nisio Isin (Boukyaku Tantei Series/Monogatari Series)
*8. *,653,079 Kamachi Kazuma (Index/Heavy Object/Zashiki Warashi/Mitou Shoukan/TMnHnZW)
*9. *,646,678 Mikami En (Biblia)
10. *,498,871 Higashiyama Akira (Naruto Hiden, figure includes non-light novels)
11. *,490,185 Uehashi Nahoko (no light novels released this year, figure includes non-light novels)
12. *,372,780 Towada Shin (Naruto Hiden/Tokyo Ghoul novels)

Breakdown of individual rankings below.

Bunko (included in volume rankings)

*4. *,531,409 Biblia Koshodou no Jiken Techou Vol.6
15. *,325,991 Sword Art Online: Progressive Vol.3
23. *,285,081 Sword Art Online Vol.16
27. *,255,785 Kagerou Daze Vol.6
30. *,251,640 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Vol.16
35. *,247,532 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Vol.15
38. *,244,336 Bakemono no Ko (Kadokawa Bunko)
43. *,224,761 Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. Vol.10
49. *,207,460 Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. Vol.10.5
51. *,199,729 Coffee-ten Talleran Jikenbo Vol.4
55. *,194,973 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Vol.17
58. *,187,465 Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. Vol.11
64. *,168,810 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Vol.18
73. *,157,524 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index Vol.12
74. *,157,104 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Vol.7
75. *,156,331 No Game No Life Vol.7
76. *,149,060 Toshokan Sensou Vol. 1
77. *,148,228 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Vol.9
80. *,146,981 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Vol.8
81. *,144,473 Kamisama no Goyounin
84. *,140,934 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Vol.1
85. *,138,225 Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online Vol.1
91. *,131,972 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Vol.6
93. *,123,720 Kamisama no Goyou Hito 3
97. *,121,110 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Vol.2
99. *,119,780 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index Vol.13
(cut-off 117,480)

Book (included in volume rankings)

31. *,217,136 Naruto Hiden Series Vol.1
56. *,158,397 Naruto Hiden Series Vol.2
59. *,151,793 Haikyuu!! Shousetsu-ban!! Vol.5
65. *,143,937 Naruto Hiden Series Vol.3
67. *,143,148 Naruto Hiden Series Vol.4
71. *,140,327 Monogatari Series: Off Season Vol.1 “Orokamonogatari”
76. *,137,576 Kuroko no Basket: Replace Vol.6
90. *,128,980 Okitegami Kyouko no Bibouroku
97. *,124,208 Overlord Vol.1
(cut-off 122,854)

Shinsho Novels (duplicates removed, included in volume rankings)

*8. *,115,292 Bakemono no Ko (Kadokawa Tsubasa Bunko)
*9. *,110,999 Naruto Hiden Series Vol.6
10. *,110,216 Naruto Hiden Series Vol.5
11. *,105,627 Ansatsu Kyoushitsu: Koro-tan
12. *,104,261 Boruto: Naruto The Movie
13. *,100,035 The Last: Naruto the Movie
14. *,*92,689 Meitantei Conan: Gouka no Himawari
16. *,*92,040 Eiga Ansatsu Kyoushitsu
17. *,*87,789 Naruto: Itachi Shinden – Koumyou-hen
18. *,*87,612 Tokyo Ghoul Vol.3 “Sekijitsu”
19. *,*80,917 Jinrui Saikyou no Hatsukoi
20. *,*71,235 Ansatu Kyoushitsu: Koro-tan – Kiso Tango de Wakaru! Jukugo no Jikan
(cut-off 71,235)

Authors (Bunko): (included in author rankings)

*4. 1,628,698 Arikawa Hiro (Toshokan Sensou)
*5. 1,557,100 Oomori Fujino (DanMachi/Sword Oratoria)
*7. 1,482,482 Kawahara Reki (Sword Art Online/Progressive/Accel World/Zettai Naru Isolator)
*9. 1,363,605 Watari Wataru (OreGairu)
11. 1,203,613 Satou Tsutomu (Mahouka)
19. *,653,079 Kamachi Kazuma (Index/Heavy Object/Zashiki Warashi/Mitou Shoukan/TMnHnZW)
20. *,646,678 Mikami En (Biblia)
(cut-off 646,678)

Authors (Book): (included in author rankings)

*2. 927,413 Maruyama Kugane (Overlord)
*3. 852,704 Nisio Isin (Boukyaku Tantei Series/Monogatari Series)
11. 498,871 Higashiyama Akira (Naruto Hiden, figure includes non-light novels)
13. 490,185 Uehashi Nahoko (no light novels released this year, figure includes non-light novels)
20. 372,780 Towada Shin (Naruto Hiden/Tokyo Ghoul novels)
(cut-off 372,780)

Source: Oricon via MyAnimeList (series ranking, volume rankings) and 2ch (volume rankings, author ranking)

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