Just a few bits of anime news and a few bullet points about the Oricon manga sales. Let’s start with some news about upcoming anime:
- Amnesia, the anime adaptation of the otome game announced back in August, has been confirmed for the Winter 2013 anime season. Brain’s Base will be in charge of production. [Source]
- OreShura (Ore no Kanojo to Osananajimi ga Shuraba Sugiru) has been confirmed for the Winter 2013 anime season. [Source 1, 2]
- The Brothers Conflict romantic novels are getting an anime. [Source]
- Love Live! School Idol Project will air in the Winter 2013 anime season. [Source]
Oricon Manga Sales September 10 – 16 Highlights
-Chihayafuru #28 opens at number 1 with 196,339 copies sold.
-Ahiru no Sora #35 opens at number 2 with 127,369 copies sold.
-Ao no Exorcist drops to third with 112,434 copies sold and has already sold 598,629 copies in two weeks.
-All Shonen Magazine series opened significantly lower than usual due to release date.
- Ao Haru Ride remains in the Top 30 for it’s 4 week straight and has sold a total of 371,579 for its fifth volume thus far.