The POS tracking giant, NPD BookScan, released the monthly Top 20 Adult Graphic Novels list for June 2022, in which Tatsuki Fujimoto‘s Chainsaw Man Volume 11 took the top spot. Tatsuya Endo‘s Spy x Family took the most spots, with seven volumes in the Top 20.
Japanese manga took all 20 spots in the United States this month.
|1||Chainsaw Man||11||Tatsuki Fujimoto|
|2||Spy x Family||1||Tatsuya Endo|
|3||Jujutsu Kaisen||16||Gege Akutami|
|4||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba||1||Koyoharu Gotouge|
|5||Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku||6||Fujita|
|6||Spy x Family||2||Tatsuya Endo|
|7||Jujutsu Kaisen||0||Gege Akutami|
|8||Spy x Family||3||Tatsuya Endo|
|9||Spy x Family||4||Tatsuya Endo|
|10||Spy x Family||7||Tatsuya Endo|
|11||Spy x Family||6||Tatsuya Endo|
|12||Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun||1||Iro Aida|
|13||Jujutsu Kaisen||1||Gege Akutami|
|14||Chainsaw Man||10||Tatsuki Fujimoto|
|15||Death Note Short Stories||–||Tsugumi Ohba & Takeshi Obata|
|16||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba||2||Koyoharu Gotouge|
|17||Spy x Family||5||Tatsuya Endo|
|18||Deadpool: Samurai||2||Sanshirō Kasama|
|19||My Hero Academia||1||Kohei Horikoshi|
|20||Jujutsu Kaisen||2||Gege Akutami|
Best selling manga in the United States for 2022:
In addition, the bestseller list for The New York Times’ Graphic Books and Manga also featured Tatsuki Fujimoto‘s Chainsaw Man manga, Tatsuya Endo’s Spy x Family manga, Gege Akutami‘s Jujutsu Kaisen manga, Koyoharu Gotouge‘s Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga, and Fujita ‘s Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku manga, all of which ranked in the early July 2022 top 15 releases.
At the time of writing, the rankings of these mangas are as follows:
- 11th volume of Chainsaw Man ranked at #2
- 1st volume of SPY×FAMILY ranked at #3
- 16th volume of Jujutsu Kaisen ranked at #4
- 1st volume of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba ranked at #5
- 2nd volume of SPY×FAMILY ranked at #8
- 1st volume of Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku ranked at #9
- 3rd volume of SPY×FAMILY ranked at #10
- volume 0 ranked of Jujutsu Kaisen ranked at #12
- 4th volume of SPY×FAMILY ranked at #15
In January 2022, a total of 10 out of 15 spots was occupied by manga, with Tatsuki Fujimoto‘s Chainsaw Man placing itself in four spots alone.
However, in February, March, and April all 20 spots were occupied by Japanese manga itself.
19 out of 20 spots were occupied by Japanese manga in May 2022.
In October 2019, the New York Times published its first new Graphic Books & Manga bestselling list.