Jump ToC Rankings (Issue 19, 2015)


Japanese Issue 19

WSJ Cover 19 2015

My Hero Academia (Lead Colour)
1. One Piece
2. Haikyuu!!
3. Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma
4. World Trigger
5. Gin Tama
6. Kagamigami
7. Nisekoi: False Love
Assassination Classroom (Center Colour)
8. Hinomaru Zumō
9. Black Clover (First Ranking)
10. Toriko
11. Bleach
Kyūkyoku-kyū Mai (Center Colour, One-Shot)
12. PSI Kusuo Saiki
Cyborg Roggy (Chapter 7)
13. Kochikame
Ultra Battle Satellite (Chapter 6)
14. Gakkyu Hotei: School Judgment
15. Takujo no AGEHA: The Table Tennis of AGEHA
Isobe Isobee Monogatari

The one-shot is by Hiroshi Shiibashi of Nura fame. It is about soccer and translates to “Ultimate Sphere Mai”.

Kagamigami holds steady, Black Clover debuts in the middle of the pack.

Double Arts will be running in Jump+, joining Reborn! and Taizo Moteo Saga. Don’t expect new chapters for any of them, of course.

The cover has all just protagonists on it, and the sizes for each gives some notable insight on what the editors think of each series, since they’ve been neatly segregated:

  • Group 1: One Piece
  • Group 2: My Hero Academia, Assassination Classroom, Food Wars!
  • Group 3: Kochikame, Toriko, Gin Tama
  • Group 4: Haikyuu!!, Bleach, Hinomaru Zumō, Nisekoi, PSI Kusuo Saiki, World Trigger
  • Group 5: Isobe Isobee Monogatari
  • Group 6: Kagamigami, Black Clover, Ultra Battle Satellite, Cyborg Roggy, School Judgment, The Table Tennis of AGEHA

Japanese Issue 20 Info

Cover, Lead Colour: Gin Tama
Center Colour: Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma, Blood Blockade Battlefront (Special Chapter)

Blood Blockade Battlefront ran in the now-defunct Jump SQ.19.

English Issue 18

English Jump Cover 18 2015

Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma (Cover, Lead Colour)
My Hero Academia
Nisekoi: False Love
One Piece
World Trigger
Gakkyu Hotei: School Judgment
Boys Over Flowers Season 2 (Jump Start)

Black Clover won this round. Chapter 4 of will run next issue, then they’ll run multiple chapters simultaneously over issues 19 and 20 to catch up. However, Boys Over Flowers Season 2 is also going to be made available for free, separately from Jump every other week.

This week’s Nihongo Lesson.

This week’s comments:

English Jump Comments 18 2015