New York Times Manga Best Sellers: January 1st-7th 2017

THIS WEEK MANGA
1   New!

ONE-PUNCH MAN, VOL. 10by ONE and Yusuke Murata. (Viz Media.) Saitama sneaks into a combat tournament in order to hone his martial arts skills.

2   New!

THE ANCIENT MAGUS’ BRIDE, VOL. 6by Kore Yamazaki. (Seven Seas Entertainment.) A girl is chosen to be the apprentice — and the bride — of a powerful wizard. In this volume, Chise makes a friend.

3   10 Weeks on the List

THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: LEGENDARY EDITION, VOL. 1by Akira Himekawa. (VIZ Media.) A manga adaption of Nintendo’s critically acclaimed and beloved 1998 game, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time.

4   3 Weeks on the List

TOKYO GHOUL, VOL. 10by Sui Ishida. (Viz Media.) The Commission of Counter Ghoul’s investigations bring them dangerously close to discovering Kaneki’s secret.

5   3 Weeks on the List

TOMIE: COMPLETE DELUXE EDITIONby Junji Ito (VIZ Media.) An immortal being uses her powers to drive men to murder, even if the victim is herself.

6   New!

BLUE EXORCIST, VOL. 16by Kazue Kato. (VIZ Media.) A new instructor introduces some unconventional teaching methods at True Cross Academy.

7   2 Weeks on the List

ATTACK ON TITAN, VOL. 20by Hajime Isayama. (Kodansha Comics.) Can the Survey Corps execute Erwin’s final gambit, reclaiming Wall Maria and the secrets of humanity’s past?

8   79 Weeks on the List

TOKYO GHOUL, VOL. 1by Sui Ishida. (VIZ Media.) Ken Kaneki is attacked by a monster, but survives the encounter and becomes the first half-human, half-ghoul hybrid.

9   70 Weeks on the List

ONE-PUNCH MAN, VOL. 1by ONE and Yusuke Murata. (VIZ Media.) This manga is about a hero who wins every fight in just one punch. His perpetual boredom and ennui is broken up when he becomes entangled in the affairs of the House of Human Evolution, and is unwittingly forced to take on the overly serious cyborg Genos as a disciple.

10   7 Weeks on the List

ONE-PUNCH MAN, VOL. 9 by ONE and Yusuke Murata. (VIZ Media.) The Hero Association is under attack, and Saitama receives an unexpected visitor at his apartment.

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