The January 2023 issue of Japanese publishing giant Kadokawa’s, Kadokawa Media Factory Book and manga magazine Da Vinci, revealed the list of top 50 manga’s in which Spy X Family by Tetsuya Endo grabbed the top spot.
The ranking list is called the “Book Of The Year” and is the 22nd issue of the magazine.
The top 50 manga’s are as follows:
- Tatsuya Endō’s SPY×FAMILY (Volumes 1-10)
- Eiichiro Oda’s One Piece (Volumes 1-104)
- Satoru Noda’s Golden Kamuy (Volumes 1-31)
- Yumi Tamura’s Do not say mystery (Volumes 1-11)
- Gosho Aoyama’s Detective Conan (Volumes 1-102)
- Gege Akutami’s Jujutsu Kaisen (Volumes 1-21)
- Riichirou Inagaki and Boichi’s Dr. Stone (Volumes 1-26)
- Fumi Yoshinaga’s What Did You Eat Yesterday? (Volumes 1-20)
- Daisuke Ashihara’s World Trigger (Volumes 1-25)
- Kanehito Yamada and Tsukasa Abe’s Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End (Volumes 1-9)
- Yuki Suetsugu’s Chihayafuru (Volumes 1-49)
- Itsuki Nanao, Natsu Hyūga, Touko Shino, and Nekokurage’s The Apothecary Diaries (Volumes 1-10)
- Miko Yasu’s Police in a Pod (Volumes 1-22)
- Yū Toyota’s Cherry Magic! Thirty Years of Virginity Can Make You a Wizard?! (Volumes 1-11)
- Yuki Midorikawa’s Natsume’s Book of Friends (Volumes 1-28)
- Yasuhisa Hara’s Kingdom (Volumes 1-66)
- Chika Umino’s March comes in like a lion (Volumes 1-17)
- Ken Wakui’s Tokyo Revengers (Volumes 1-30)
- Hiromu Arakawa’s Yomu no Tsugai (Volumes 1-2)
- Yūgo Kobayashi and Naohiko Ueno’s Aoashi (Volumes 1-30)
- Uoto’s Chi: On the Movements of the Earth (Volumes 1-8)
- Kōhei Horikoshi’s My Hero Academia (Volumes 1-36)
- TSURUMAIKADA’s Medalist (Volumes 1-6)
- Tsubasa Yamaguchi’s Blue Period. (Volumes 1-13)
- Aka Akasaka and Mengo Yokoyari’s Oshi no Ko (Volumes 1-9)
- Naoya Matsumoto’s Kaiju No. 8 (Volumes 1-8)
- Chūya Koyama’s Space Brothers (Volumes 1-41)
- Fuse, Mitz Vah, and Taiki Kawakami’s That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime (Volumes 1-21)
- Rito Kohsaka, Akumi Agitogi, and Tsukiho Tsukioka’s My Happy Marriage (Volumes 1-4)
- Amyū’s Kono Oto Tomare! (Volumes 1-27)
- Mitsuhiro Mizuno, Takeshi Natsuhara, and Akira Ōtani’s Shōjiki Fudōsan (Volumes 1-15)
- Mika Yamamori’s Uruwashi no Yoi no Tsuki (Volumes 1-5)
- Izumi Tsubaki’s Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kun (Volumes 1-14)
- Kōcha Agasawa’s You and I Are Polar Opposites (Volumes 1-2)
- Kyuryu Z’s Nights with a Cat (Volumes 1-4)
- Ryōsuke Takeuchi and Hikaru Miyoshi’s Moriarty the Patriot (Volumes 1-18)
- Mitsuharu Yanamoto’s Ryū to Ichigo (Volumes 1-9)
- Hiro Arikawa and Kiiro Yumi’s Shio no Machi Jietai Sanbusaku Series (Volumes 1-2)
- Zuino and Kei Keiyama’s Zeikin de Katta Hon (Volumes 1-5)
- Sakan Sakatsuki’s Hoshi Tabi Shōnen (Volumes 1-2)
- Hanage no Mai’s Takara-kun to Amagi-kun (Volumes 1-2)
- Sayaka Tengeiji and Kazumi Kurihara’s Kyōto Fukei Ayakashika no Jikenbo (Volumes 1-2)
- Mokumokuren’s The Summer Hikaru Died (Volumes 1-2)
- Kentarou Miura’s Berserk (Volumes 1-41)
- Wataru Hinekure and Aruko’s My Love Mix-Up! (Volumes 1-9)
- Tatsuki Fujimoto’s Goodbye, Eri (Volume 1)
- Nekomaki’s Neko to Jii-chan (Volumes 1-8)
- Katsuhisa Minami’s The Fable: The Second Contact (Volumes 1-5)
- Moto Hagio’s Poe no Ichizoku: Himitsu no Hanazono (Volumes 1-2)
- Shinichi Fukuda’s My Dress-Up Darling (Volumes 1-10)
The magazine will also include newly drawn illustrations by Tetsuya Endo along with comments from all award winners.
Spy x Family Cour 2 started airing in Japan on Oct 1, 2022.
The series is directed by Kazuhiro Furuhashi, with character designs handled by Kazuaki Shimada, and music produced by [K]NoW_NAME.
Spy × Family is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Tatsuya Endo. It has been serialized biweekly on Shueisha’s Shōnen Jump+ application and website since March 2019, with the chapters collected in nine tankōbon volumes as of April 2022.
The manga has exceeded over 350 million reads on the Shonen Jump+ digital platform. As of August 2022, the series has over 25 million copies in circulation.
Viz Media has licensed the series for English release in North America.
Source: Comic Natalie.