The POS tracking giant, NPD BookScan, released the monthly Top 20 Adult Graphic Novels list for March 2022, in which Kohei Horikoshi‘s My Hero Academia Volume 30 took the top spot. Chainsaw Man and Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba took the most spots on the chart with five volumes each.
Japanese manga took all 20 spots for the 2nd time in a row in the United States.
|1||My Hero Academia||30||Kohei Horikoshi|
|2||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba||1||Koyoharu Gotouge|
|3||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Stories of Water and Flame||–||Koyoharu Gotouge & Ryoji Hirano|
|4||Chainsaw Man||1||Tatsuki Fujimoto|
|5||Chainsaw Man||2||Tatsuki Fujimoto|
|6||My Hero Academia||1||Kohei Horikoshi|
|8||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba||2||Koyoharu Gotouge|
|9||Jujutsu Kaisen||14||Gege Akutami|
|10||Chainsaw Man||3||Tatsuki Fujimoto|
|11||Berserk Deluxe HC||1||Kentaro Miura|
|12||Chainsaw Man||4||Tatsuki Fujimoto|
|13||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba||12||Koyoharu Gotouge|
|14||Jujutsu Kaisen||1||Gege Akutami|
|15||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba||3||Koyoharu Gotouge|
|16||Chainsaw Man||9||Tatsuki Fujimoto|
|17||Spy x Family||1||Tatsuya Endo|
|18||Jujutsu Kaisen||2||Gege Akutami|
|19||Kaiju No. 8||1||Naoya Matsumoto|
|20||Berserk Deluxe HC||10||Kentaro Miura|
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 Kohei Horikoshi‘s My Hero Academia, Koyoharu Gotouge‘s Demon Slayer, Tatsuki Fujimoto‘s Chainsaw Man, and Koyoharu Gotouge and Ryoji Hirano’s Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Stories of Water and Flame manga, all of which ranked in early April 2022 top 15 releases.
At the time of writing, the rankings of these mangas are as follows:
- 3rd volume of My Hero Academia ranked at #3
- 1st volume of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba ranked at #7
- 1st volume of Chainsaw Man ranked at #10
- Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Stories of Water and Flame ranked at #11
In October 2019, the New York Times published its first new Graphic Books & Manga bestselling list.