On Friday (4/3), the social media account of Elex Media Komputindo‘s comic editors posted a list of the publisher’s ten best-selling comics in February 2022. The 98th volume of One Piece takes the top spot, followed by the first volume of Tokyo Revengers and the 14th volume of The Quintessential Quintuplets in the second and third place.

Here is the full list of Elex Media’s best-selling comics in January 2022:

  1. One Piece vol. 98 (released on 9 February)
  2. Tokyo Revengers vol. 1 (released on 2 February)
  3. The Quintessential Quintuplets vol. 14 (released on 9 February)
  4. Attack on Titan vol. 32 (released on 23 February)
  5. Detektif Kindaichi 37 vol. 7 (released on 2 February)
  6. Hanako Si Arwah Penasaran vol. 15 (released on 16 February)
  7. Gokushufudo vol. 5 (released on 16 February)
  8. Boruto: Naruto Next Generation vol. 11 (released on 23 February)
  9. Kariage-kun vol. 63 (released on 2 February)
  10. Kanojo Okarishimasu: Rent-a-Girlfriend vol. 6 (released on 16 February).

Tokyo Revengers tells the story of Takemichi Hanasaki, a 26-year-old underemployed man who, after being pushed by someone in front of a moving train, was sent back in time to his 14-year-old self. He then tries to save his ex-girlfriend Hinata Tachibana who is going to be killed in the future by the Tokyo Manji gang. The manga is created by Ken Wakui and is serialized in Kodansha’s Weekly Shonen Magazine since 2017.

Indonesian comic publisher Elex Media Komputindo first confirmed the Indonesian release of the Tokyo Revengers manga in September 2021. The announcement comes after Elex Media gauged interest for the title in August 2021. On January 4, 2022, Elex Media announced that the manga will be released on February 2, 2022, under the Level Comics imprint.

Elex Media Komputindo is a comics publisher under the Kompas-Gramedia Group. The publisher releases licensed foreign comics, including manga, and also Indonesian comics. Since 2005, Elex Media also published comics that were intended for adult audiences under the new imprint called Level Comics.

DISCLAIMER: the prices and availability of books at bookstores/agents may differ especially for regions outside of Java island. To obtain accurate information, it is advised to contact the Customer Service of your stores of choice for confirmation. For Gramedia bookstores, the contact numbers can be obtained via email customercare@gramedia.com.

The Indonesian Anime Times

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