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News: Nichijou debuts at #1 on New York Times’ Manga Best Sellers list

Vertical’s English release of Nichijou: My Ordinary Life, the much-adored comedy manga by Keiichi Arawi, hasn’t merely made the New York Times‘ Manga Best Sellers list for April 17th, but debuted right at the top. The newspaper describes the new #1 charting series as “[focusing] on the mundane lives of various characters who reside in a quiet suburban town in Japan”, and it joins Kodansha’s publication of Akiko Higashimura’s Princess Jellyfish entering the list this week at #3.

The full top ten list reads as follows:

1. Nichijou: My Ordinary Life vol. 1 by Keiichi Arawi (Vertical Comics) – 1 week
2. One Punch Man vol. 1 by ONE and Yusuke Murata (VIZ Media.) – 31 weeks
3. Princess Jellyfish vol. by Akiko Higashimura (Kodansha Comics) – 1 week
4. Tokyo Ghoul vol.1 by Sui Ishida (Kodansha Comics.) – 40 weeks
5. No Game No Life vol. 4 by Yuu Kamiya (Yen Press) – 2 weeks
6. Akame ga Kill! Zero vol. 1 by Takahiro and Kei Toru (Yen Press) – 2 weeks
7. Tokyo Ghoul vol. 5 by Sui Ishida (VIZ Media)  – 6 weeks
8. One Punch Man vol. 05 by ONE and Yusuke Murata (VIZ Media)  – 5 weeks
9. Tokyo Ghoul vol.2 by Sui Ishida (VIZ Media) – 24 weeks
10. One Punch Man vol 2 by ONE and Yusuke Murata (VIZ Media) – 19 weeks

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Otaku blogger, mum and hyper-pixie of the cosmic realms. Might have made that last part up. Or did I?

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