Retsu!! Date-senpai volume 1 went up a fair bit this week. It still wouldn't have sold more than 5000 copies but it managed to beat out Sensei no Bulge.
Retsu!! Date-senpai → Sensei no Bulge → Takamagahara
Last edited by Zeromcd; January 14, 2013 at 08:41 PM.
Guys random question, what was JUMP latest baseball manga? I am thinking Mr.Fullswing or ROOKIES, right?
Heck now I want Kishimoto to do a baseball manga >.>
over time was the last baseball ongoing in wsj
makes you wonder if over times failue was indicative of baseball falling out of vogue with jumps audience really.
at the least i am hoping we get a good new baseball ongoing this year.
Are there going to be spoilers today?
Yes the long wait is almost over just be patient for a few more hours.
Here is the list of popular baseball JUMP mangas and its years run:
Chichi no tamashi (#1 1968-#44 1971)
Samurai Giants (#36 1971-#47 1974)
Astro Kyudan (#39 1972-#26 1976)
Play ball (#27 1973-#31 1978)
1.2 No ahho (#43 1975-#21 1978)
Akutare Kyojin (#5-6 1976-#9 1980)
Susume!! Pirates (#41 1977-#46 1980)
Kenritsu Umisora Kōkō Yakyū Buin Yamashita Tarō-kun (#44 1986-#32 1990)
ACE (#1-2 1990-#26 1991)
ROOKIES (#10 1998-#39 2003)
Mr. Fullswing (#23 2001-#23 2006)
OVER TIME (#33 2006-#52 2006)
Kishimoto's One-shot Bench (2010)
7 baseball mangas starting (and being succesful) in JUMP's first 10 years -1968 to 1978. And then it was pretty downhill.
The longest JUMP hasn't had any succesful baseball manga on its line-up is 8 years (From Yamashita Taro's kund ending in 1990 to ROOKIES beginning in 1998)
It has been almost 7 years already since Mr. Fullsing ended.. Do you guys think JUMP is gonna break its record?
BTW I only included ACE and Over time because I knew it was baseball, too lazy to investigate every JUMP baseball series. Also I could have left an important baseball manga left. -.-
Last edited by perroloco; January 15, 2013 at 08:37 PM.
Sasaki Hisashi metions that starting from Issue no. 8, jump alpha will also be released on the same day it is released in japan ;P on 21st and he's holding the mag which would count for ALMOST the cover lol , SO SUPPORT THE OFFICIAL RELEASES AND BUY ALPHA PLEASE ;P
Jump #08 (21/01) :Quote:
Naruto (Cover & Lead Color Page)
Kuroko no Basket
Shokugeki no Souma
Bleach (Color Page)
PSI Kusuo Saiki
Aruberi to Aware na Akumatsuki / Yōichi Amano (Color Page, One Shot, 47 pg.)
Retsu!! Date Senpai
Shinmai Fukei Kiruko-san (First Rank)
Hunter x Hunter (Hiatus)
Cover & Lead CP: Toriko
CP: Nisekoi, Hq!!
First Rank: Shokugeki no Souma
Assassination Classroom is on a roll guess I need to catch up on the chapters hoping Kurogane will rise up again in rankings I dont want to see it go managed to hang on this long..
Last edited by Animeace; January 16, 2013 at 04:23 AM.
Nisekoi should have its popularity character contest results announced next week.
Will have to wait for preview page of next issue to 100% confirm it.
Last edited by Zeromcd; January 16, 2013 at 04:46 AM.
been saying this elsewhere, but I'm pretty sure double issues means this is Soma's first rank too, and it gels with mentions of it being another hit for Jump.
now i'm gonna go weep about kiruko