Chainsaw Man Tops U.S. Comic Book Sales In January

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‘Chainsaw Man’ by Tatsuki Fujimoto was the most bought comic book in the U.S. for January, according to Circana’s book sales report.

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‘Chainsaw Man’ by Tatsuki Fujimoto was the most bought comic book in the U.S. for January, according to Circana’s book sales report.

The top 20 list for the month was dominated by manga, Japanese comics, with 16 spots taken by manga volumes.

  • Chainsaw Man volume 13 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  • Jujutsu Kaisen volume 21 by Gege Akutami
  • Kaiju No. 8 volume 9 by Naoya Matsumoto
  • Berserk Deluxe volume 1 by Kentarou Miura
  • Jujutsu Kaisen volume 20 by Gege Akutami
  • Chainsaw Man volume 12 by Tatsuki Fujimoto
  • Jujutsu Kaisen volume 17 by Gege Akutami
  • Jujutsu Kaisen volume 18 by Gege Akutami
  • Jujutsu Kaisen volume 16 by Gege Akutami
  • Jujutsu Kaisen volume 1 by Gege Akutami
  • Jujutsu Kaisen volume 19 by Gege Akutami
  • My Hero Academia volume 36 by Kōhei Horikoshi
  • One-Punch Man volume 27 by ONE and Yūsuke Murata
  • Komi Can’t Communicate volume 28 by Tomohito Oda
  • One Piece volume 104 by Eiichiro Oda
  • Dandadan volume 6 by Yukinobu Tatsu

Solo Leveling, a Korean webcomic by Chugong and DUBU, also made the list, with its eighth volume at #2 and first volume at #16.

Circana BookScan, previously known as NPD BookScan, tracks sales of print books from thousands of locations across the U.S., covering around 85% of the market.

They count sales of graphic novels, excluding books that are mostly text or art books. The rankings are based on the number of copies sold.