Monthly Japanese Light Novel Sales Figures December 2016

Data covers 28th November 2016 – 1st January 2017

Volume ranking:

*1. 104,707 Shousetsu Kimi no Na wa.
*2. *76,046 Accel World 21
*3. *56,726 Tokyo Ghoul:re [quest]
*4. *54,120 Kimi no Na wa. (Kadokawa Tsubasa Bunko)
*5. *49,815 No Game No Life: Practical War Game
*6. *48,435 Strike The Blood 16
*7. *45,812 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 11
*8. *44,950 Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken 9
*9. *41,902 Owari no Seraph: Ichinose Guren, 16-sai no Hametsu 7
10. *39,348 Hidan no Aria 24
11. *34,026 Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou 5
12. *32,189 Kimi no Na wa. ANOTHER SIDE:EARTHBOUND
13. *29,316 Death March kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku 9
14. *28,053 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Gaiden Sword Oratoria 7
15. *27,739 BLEACH WE DO knot ALWAYS LOVE YOU
16. *27,069 Imouto Sae Ireba Ii. 6
17. *25,592 Date A Live Encore 6
18. *23,360 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! Spin-off Zoku Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Bakuen wo! Warera, Megumin Touzokudan
19. *18,058 Okitegami Kyouko no Ryokouki
20. *17,204 Campione! 20

Series ranking:

*1. 158,827 Shousetsu Kimi no Na wa.
*2. 123,234 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
*3. *76,956 Accel World 21
*4. *73,573 Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken
*5. *57,041 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
*6. *56,726 Tokyo Ghoul:re [quest]
*7. *51,574 No Game No Life: Practical War Game
*8. *49,698 Strike The Blood
*9. *47,236 Sword Art Online
10. *45,708 Kokuhaku Yokou Renshuu
11. *44,403 Owari no Seraph: Ichinose Guren, 16-sai no Hametsu
12. *42,131 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Gaiden Sword Oratoria
13. *41,825 Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou
14. *40,703 Hidan no Aria
15. *34,580 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! Spin-off
16. *33,906 Bungou Stray Dogs
17. *33,615 Youjo Senki
18. *33,299 Imouto Sae Ireba Ii.
19. *32,189 Kimi no Na wa. ANOTHER SIDE:EARTHBOUND
20. *31,952 Overlord

(source: Oricon via refugee-chan)

Last Month: November 2016
Next Month: January 2017

Monthly Japanese Light Novel Sales Figures November 2016

Data covers 31st October – 27th November

Volume ranking:

*1. 111,749 Shousetsu Kimi no Na wa.
*2. *62,009 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! 10
*3. *58,320 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index 17
*4. *43,451 Kimi no Na wa. ANOTHER SIDE:EARTHBOUND
*5. *41,507 Kimi no Na wa. (Kadokawa Tsubasa Bunko)
*6. *28,309 Okitegami Kyouko no Ryokouki
*7. *27,180 Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata 11
*8. *24,275 Highschool DxD DX 3
*9. *21,057 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 10
10. *20,286 Youheidan no Ryouriban 1
11. *19,702 Saijaku Muhai no Bahamut 11
12. *17,570 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka 11
13. *16,464 Nejimaki Seirei Senki Tenkyou no Alderamin 11
14. *16,168 Sword Art Online Alternative: Clover’s Regret
15. *15,333 Shounen Onmyouji “Sakai no Kishibe ni Yomigaeru”
16. *14,395 Kokuhaku Yokou Renshuu: Kinyoubi no Ohayou
17. *14,318 Tsuki ga Michibiku Isekai Douchuu 10
18. *13,979 Watashi, Nouryoku wa Heikinchi de tte Ittayone! 3
19. *13,965 Tondemo Skill de Isekai Hourou Meshi 1
20. *13,535 Shousetsu Kotonoha no Niwa

Series ranking:

*1. 153,256 Shousetsu Kimi no Na wa.
*2. *95,178 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
*3. *67,376 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
*4. *60,260 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index
*5. *43,451 Kimi no Na wa. ANOTHER SIDE:EARTHBOUND
*6. *36,031 Sword Art Online
*7. *33,866 Overlord
*8. *33,195 Boukyaku Tantei Series
*9. *31,141 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka
10. *30,911 Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata
11. *30,141 Bungou Stray Dogs
12. *26,375 Kokuhaku Yokou Renshuu
13. *24,275 Highschool DxD Tanhenshuu
14. *20,286 Youheidan no Ryouriban
15. *19,900 Saijaku Muhai no Bahamut
16. *19,799 No Game No Life
17. *17,460 Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records
18. *17,330 Nejimaki Seirei Senki: Tenkyou no Alderamin
19. *17,148 Gamers!
20. *16,168 Sword Art Online Alternative: Clover’s Regret

(source: Oricon via refugeechan)

Last Month: October 2016
Next Month: December 2016

Monthly Japanese Light Novel Sales Figures October 2016

Data covers 26th September – 30th October

Volume ranking:

*1. 311,318 Shousetsu Kimi no Na wa.
*2. 135,545 Kimi no Na wa. Another Side: Earthbound
*3. 114,956 Overlord 11
*4. *82,518 Shousetsu Kimi no Na wa. (Kadokawa Tsubasa Bunko)
*5. *80,939 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka 11
*6. *64,104 Haikyuu!! Shousetsu-ban!! 7
*7. *57,402 Kaizoku to Joou no Kouchuuki: Kaizokuou to Akazu no “Mon”
*8. *50,473 Natsume Yuujinchou: Tamayura no Ie
*9. *50,196 Kokuhaku Yokou Renshuu: Kinyoubi no Ohayou
10. *48,507 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 10
11. *48,232 Kino no Tabi: The Beautiful World 20
12. *47,671 Bungou Stray Dogs “55 Minutes”
13. *40,185 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 9
14. *35,721 Kotonoha no Niwa Novelisation
15. *34,502 Isekai Shokudou 3
16. *30,626 Shousetsu Byousoku 5 Centimetre
17. *29,286 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei 20
18. *27,616 Overlord 11 Limited Edition
19. *27,143 Netoge no Yome wa Onna no Ko ja Nai to Omotta? Vol.12
20. *22,505 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! Vol.10

Series ranking:

*1 393,836 Shousetsu Kimi no Na Wa.
*2 177,318 Overlord
*3 164,893 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Sekai Seikatsu
*4 135,545 Kimi no Na Wa. ANOTHER SIDE:EARTHBOUND
*5 108,032 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka
*6 *74,896 Bungou Stray Dogs
*7 *69,390 Haikyuu!! Shousetsuban!!
*8 *60,613 Kokuhaku Yokou Renshuu
*9 *59,087 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
10 *57,402 Papillion Rouge to Arashi no Hoshi
11 *56,579 Sword Art Online
12 *52,968 Natsume Yuujinchou Novelisation
13 *48,878 Kino no Tabi – the Beautiful World-
14 *41,384 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei
15 *38,746 Isekai Shokudou
16 *35,721 Kotonoha no Niwa Novelisation
17 *34,758 No Game No Life
18 *30,626 Shousetsu Byousoku 5cm
19 *29,527 Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records
20 *27,689 Netoge no Yome wa Onna no Ko Janai to Omotta?

(source: Oricon via myanimelist.net)

Last Month: September 2016
Next Month: November 2016

Monthly Japanese Light Novel Sales Figures September 2016

Data covers 29th August – 25th September

Volume ranking:

*1. 460,783 Shousetsu Kimi no Na wa.
*2. 134,630 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei 20
*3. *93,263 Kimi no Na wa. ANOTHER SIDE: EARTHBOUND
*4. *85,489 Shousetsu Kimi no Na wa. (Kadokawa Tsubasa Bunko edition)
*5. *83,556 Kagerou Daze 7
*6. *54,685 No Game No Life 9
*7. *54,209 Shousetsu Kotonoha no Niwa
*8. *45,629 Shousetsu Byousoku 5 Centimetre
*9. *38,670 Sword Art Online 18
10. *36,637 Date A Live 15
11. *34,582 Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken 8
12. *34,309 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 9
13. *32,628 Hataraku Maou-sama 0-II
14. *31,379 Shinsetsu Ookami to Koushinryou: Ookami to Youhishi
15. *31,355 Ookami to Koushinryou 18 Spring Log
16. *25,081 Goblin Slayer 3
17. *23,759 Ensemble Stars! Kasei yo Ten made Todoke
18. *21,179 Okitegami Kyouko no Kakeibo
19. *20,709 Heavy Object 12
20. *18,737 Hidan no Aria 23

Series ranking:

*1. 546,272 Shousetsu Kimi no Na wa.
*2. 144,859 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei
*3. 118,925 Re:Zero Kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
*4. *93,263 Kimi no Na wa. ANOTHER SIDE: EARTHBOUND
*5. *92,313 Kagerou Daze
*6. *77,831 No Game No Life
*7. *77,219 Sword Art Online
*8. *54,209 Kotonoha no Niwa Novelisation
*9. *52,367 Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken
10. *45,629 Byousoku 5 Centimetre Novelisation
11. *37,528 Date A Live
12. *35,228 Ensemble Stars! Novelisation
13. *32,629 Goblin Slayer
14. *32,628 Hataraku Maou-sama! Tokubetsu-hen
15. *32,256 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
16. *31,836 Overlord
17. *31,379 Shinsetsu Ookami to Koushinryou
18. *31,355 Ookami to Koushinryou
19. *25,852 Boukyoku Tantei Series
20. *21,194 Gouka Kyakusen de Koi wa Hajimaru

(source: Oricon via refugeechan)

Last Month: August 2016
Next Month:

Monthly Japanese Light Novel Sales Figures August 2016

Data covers 1st August – 28th August

Volume ranking:

*1. 227,557 Sword Art Online 18
*2. 182,068 Kimi no Na wa. (Kadokawa Bunko)
*3. *74,944 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index 16
*4. *70,602 No Game No Life 9
*5. *51,317 Nademonogatari
*6. *50,482 Naruto: Konoha Shinden – Yukemuri Ninpouchou
*7. *34,109 Eromanga-sensei 7
*8. *32,467 Hidan no Aria 23
*9. *26,569 Death March kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku 8
10. *23,698 Madan no Ou to Vanadis 15
11. *23,349 One Piece Film Gold
12. *20,828 Okitegami Kyouko no Kakeibo
13. *20,613 Kimi no Na wa. (Kadokawa Tsubasa Bunko)
14. *20,281 Hachi-nan tte, Sore wa Nai desho! 9
15. *20,175 Hai to Gensou no Grimgar 9
16. *19,581 Kotonoha no Niwa
17. *18,215 Gakusen Toshi Asterisk 11
18. *17,869 Byousoku 5 Centimeter (Kadokawa Bunko)
19. *17,368 Kimi no Na wa. Another Side: Earthbound
20. *17,258 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 1

Series ranking:

*1. 272,047 Sword Art Online
*2. 202,681 Shousetsu Kimi no Na wa.
*3. *90,772 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
*4. *90,184 No Game No Life
*5. *77,002 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index
*6. *59,327 Monogatari Series
*7. *50,482 Naruto -Naruto- Konoha Shinden
*8. *47,318 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
*9. *39,044 Eromanga-sensei
10. *35,763 Overlord
11. *33,582 Hidan no Aria
12. *28,691 Death March kara Hajimeru Isekai Kyousoukyoku
13. *28,374 Nejimaki Seirei Senki: Tenkyou no Alderamin
14. *26,993 Hai to Gensou no Grimgar
15. *25,474 Osomatsu-san Novelisation
16. *25,021 Boukyaku Tantei Series
17. *23,698 Madan no Ou to Vanadis
18. *23,349 ONE PIECE FILM GOLD
19. *20,281 Hachinantte, Sore wa Nai Deshou!
20. *19,771 Tensei Shitara Slime datta Ken

(Source: Oricon via MAL and oricon website)

Last Month: July 2016
Next Month: September 2016

Monthly Japanese Light Novel Sales Figures July 2016

Data covers 27th June to 31st July.

Volume Ranking:

*1. 56,113 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! 9
*2. 50,027 Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online 5
*3. 48,214 Nademonogatari
*4. 44,885 Sekaiichi Hatsukoi: Hatori Yoshiyuki no Baai
*5. 36,447 Highschool D×D 22
*6. 30,681 Ensemble Stars! Koutei no Kikan
*7. 30,373 Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou 4
*8. 30,214 Imouto Sae Ireba Ii. 5
*9. 30,032 Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata 10
10. 27,756 Sekaiichi Hatsukoi: Yoshino Chiaki no Baai
11. 23,191 Risou no Himo Seikatsu 8
12. 23,134 Shousetsu Osomatsu-san: Maematsu (LE)
13. 23,023 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 1
14. 21,637 Saijaku Muhai no Bahamut 10
15. 20,648 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 6
16. 20,501 Shounen Onmyouji: Soko ni, Adonaki Inori wo
17. 19,717 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 7
18. 18,840 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 2
19. 18,223 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 5
20. 18,176 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 8

Series Ranking:

*1. 149,655 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
*2. 122,898 Shousetsu Kimi no Na wa.
*3. 115,281 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
*4. *53,459 Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online
*5. *53,271 Monogatari Series
*6. *47,823 Overlord
*7. *45,735 Sword Art Online
*8. *44,293 Nejimaki Seirei Senki: Tenkyou no Alderamin
*9. *37,818 Ensemble Stars! Novelisation
10. *37,701 Highschool D×D
11. *36,786 Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou
12. *36,517 Imouto Sae Ireba Ii.
13. *35,482 Ansatsu Kyoushitsu Novelisation
14. *32,577 Osomatsu-san Novelisation
15. *32,216 Masou Gakuen H×H
16. *30,864 Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata
17. *26,425 Saijaku Muhai no Bahamut
18. *24,909 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka
19. *24,454 Shounen Onmyoujin Bangaihen Tanpenshuu
20. *24,036 Bungou Stray Dogs

(source: Oricon via refugeechan)

Last Month: June 2016
Next Month: August 2016

Monthly Japanese Light Novel Sales Figures June 2016

Data covers 30th May to 26th June.

Volume ranking:

*1. 141,434 Overlord 10
*2. *78,416 Accel World 20
*3. *52,593 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Gaiden: Sword Oratoria 6
*4. *50,057 Hataraku Maou-sama! 16
*5. *30,292 Last Embryo 3
*6. *28,173 Netoge no Yome wa Onna no Ko Janai to Omotta? Lv.11
*7. *28,170 Isekai Cheat Magician 5
*8. *24,597 Arslan Senki 15
*9. *24,430 Ansatsu Kyoushitsu Korosuu Marugoto Chuugaku Kiso Suugaku
10. *24,201 GENESIS series: Kyoukaisenjou no Horizon 9 part 2
11. *22,914 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 1
12. *21,843 Amagi Brilliant Park 08
13. *21,232 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka 10
14. *19,576 Seishun Buta Yarou 6
15. *19,262 Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records 6
16. *18,558 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 2
17. *17,937 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 4
18. *17,895 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! 9 LE
19. *17,730 Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei SS
20. *17,476 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 3

Series ranking:

*1. 172,083 Overlord
*2. 131,630 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
*3. *79,148 Accel World
*4. *67,347 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
*5. *57,136 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka Gaiden
*6. *51,389 Hataraku Maou-sama!
*7. *46,842 Netoge no Yome wa Onna no Ko Janai to Omotta?
*8. *39,574 Ansatsu Kyoushitsu Novelisation
*9. *39,321 Sword Art Online
10. *36,497 Bungou Stray Dogs
11. *35,444 Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka
12. *33,012 Last Embryo
13. *31,467 Isekai Cheat Magician
14. *26,637 Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records
15. *25,395 GENESIS series: Kyoukaisenjou no Horizon
16. *24,450 Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken
17. *22,038 Amagi Brilliant Park
18. *21,371 Isekai Maou to Shoukan Shoujo no Dorei Majutsu
19. *21,161 Kokuhaku Yokou Renshuu
20. *20,978 Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu Tanpenshuu

(source: Oricon via refugeechan)

Last Month: May 2016
Next Month: July 2016