Top-Selling Light Novels in Japan by Series: 2017 (First Half)

This list covers sales surveyed from November 21, 2016 to May 21, 2017.

June 02, 08:12 AM | 88 views
Rank Estimated Sales 
in Period
Title Publisher
Author
1 707,300 Sword Art Online Kadokawa
Story: Reki Kawahara 
Illustration: abec
2 578,811 Konosuba - God's Blessing on This Wonderful World! Kadokawa
Writer: Natsume Akatsuki/ Illustration: Kurone Mishima
3 540,806 Re:Zero Kadokawa
Writer: Tappei Nagatsuki/ Illustration: Shinichirou Otsuka
4 412,086 Novel your name. Kadokawa
Makoto Shinkai
5 344,286 The Saga of Evil Tanya Kadokawa
Writer: Carlo Zen/ Illustration: Shinobu Shinotsuki
6 299,957 The Irregular at Magic High School Kadokawa
Tsutomu Satou 
Illustration: Kana Ishida
7 275,579 Akashic Records of the Bastard Magical Instructor Kadokawa
Writer: Tarō Hitsuji/ Illustration: Kurone Mishima
8 239,132 Eromanga Sensei Kadokawa
Writer: Tsukasa Fushimi/ Illustration: Hiro Kanzaki
9 231,214 Regarding Reincarnation as Slime MicroMagazine
Writer: Fuse/ Illustration: Mitz Vah
10 168,725 Konosuba - God's Blessing on This Wonderful World! Spinoff Kadokawa
Writer: Natsume Akatsuki/ Illustration: Kurone Mishima
11 155,631 Overlord Kadokawa
Kugane Maruyama
12 155,625 Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend Kadokawa
Story: Fumiaki Maruto / Illustration: Kurehito Misaki
13 151,679 Monogatari Series Kodansha
Writer: NisiOisin/ Illustration: VOfan
14 140,639 Kokuhaku Yokō Renshū Kadokawa
Writer: Tōko Fujitani/Original Concept: HoneyWorks/Illustration: Yamako
15 137,160 No Game No Life Kadokawa
Writer/Illustration: Yuu Kamiya
16 123,136 Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Side Story SB Creative
Writer: Fujino Ōmori/Illustration: Kiyotaka Haimura
17 117,210 Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? SB Creative
Writer: Fujino Ōmori/Illustration: Suzuhito Yasuda
18 108,564 Goblin Slayer SB Creative
Writer: Kumo Kagyu/ Illustration: Noboru Kannatsuki
19 104,018 Aria the Scarlet Ammo Kadokawa
Writer: Chūgaku Akamatsu/ Illustration: Kobuichi
20 96,624 FATE/STRANGE FAKE Kadokawa
Writer: Ryohgo Narita/ Illustration: Shizuki Morii/ Original Story: Type-Moon
21 96,200 Novel Bungo Stray Dogs Kadokawa
Writer: Kafka Asagiri/ Illustration: Sango Harukawa
22 94,469 No Game No Life Short Story Collection Kadokawa
Writer/Illustration: Yuu Kamiya
23 93,118 Accel World Kadokawa
Writer: Reki Kawahara/ Illustration: HIMA
24 88,653 Haikyu!! Novel Edition!! Shueisha
Original Story: Haruichi Furudate/ Writer: Kiyoko Hoshi
25 87,316 Imōto Sae Ireba Ii. Shogakukan
Writer: Yomi Hirasaka/ Illustration: Kantoku
26 85,505 Gamers! Kadokawa
Writer: Sekina Aoi/ Illustration: Sabotenn
27 84,372 Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekaisaikyou Overlap
Writer: Ryo Shirakome/ Illustration: Takayaki
28 80,553 Tokyo Ghoul:re Novelization Shueisha
Original Story: Sui Ishida/ Novel: Shin Towada
29 79,133 Shinyaku Toaru Majutsu no Index (New Testament: A Certain Magical Index) Kadokawa
Kazuma Kamachi / Illustration: Kiyotaka Haimura
30 76,801 Ryūō no Oshigoto! SB Creative
Writer: Shirō Shiratori/ Illustration: Shirabi

 

Source: Oricon

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