Following the home release of Persona 3 The Movie #4: Winter of Rebirth on August 3, 2016 last week, the movie has topped Japanese animation Blu-ray sales from August 1 to 7.
According to the Oricon Inc. sales tracker, the Limited Edition Blu-ray version of Persona 3 The Movie #4 is at the top of the sales list with 16,600 copies sold during its first week in Japan.
The DVD release for the last Persona 3 film is at number 2 on its respective chart, with 2,703 copies sold of the “Limited Complete Pressing.”
The full Blu-ray Japanese animation sales for January 18-24 can be seen below, provided by Anime News Network.
|1||–||Persona 3 the Movie #4 Winter of Rebirth (Limited Complete Pressing)||16,600||16,600||16/8/3||ANX|
|2||2||Mr. Osomatsu 7th Matsu (Limited First Pressing Blu-ray Disc)||3,318||19,948||16/7/29||AVP|
|3||1||Kizumonogatari Part 1: Tekketsu (Limited Complete Pressing)||2,782||38,800||16/7/27||ANX|
|4||3||Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt: December Sky||2,000||17,494||16/7/29||BVS|
|5||12||The Good Dinosaur MovieNEX||1,745||30,020||16/7/6||WDS|
|6||–||Myriad Colors Phantom World 5||1,608||1,608||16/8/3||KYA/Myriad Colors Production Committee|
|7||–||Pretty Rhythm Rainbow Live Blu-ray Box -1||1,542||1,542||16/8/5||AVP|
|8||5||KonoSuba – God’s blessing on this wonderful world!! Blu-ray Limited Edition Vol. 5||1,283||8,830||16/7/29||KKA|
|9||6||Re:Zero 2 (Blu-ray)||1,000||7,799||16/7/27||SGT|
|10||–||Finding Nemo MovieNEX||987||9,992||16/4/20||WDS|
|11||–||Boruto -Naruto the Movie- (Limited Complete Pressing)||694||37,573||16/7/6||ANX|
|12||–||World Trigger Vol.18||632||632||16/8/3||TOE|
|13||14||Macross Delta 01 (Limited Special Edition)||615||11,166||16/7/22||BVS|
|14||–||Girls und Panzer der Film (Limited Special Edition)||556||195,416||16/5/27||BVS|
|15||4||Joker Game Blu-ray Box Vol. I||543||8,529||16/7/27||SGT|
|16||15||Bungo Stray Dogs Blu-ray Limited Edition Vol. 2||519||2,239||16/7/29||KKA|
|17||7||High School Fleet 2 (Limited Complete Pressing)||489||7,217||16/7/27||ANX|
|18||–||Divine Gate Vol. 5||487||487||16/8/3||MAV|
|19||–||Re:Zero 1 (Blu-ray)||484||9,561||16/6/24||SGT|
|20||–||Kiznaiver 3 (Complete Limited Pressing)||483||483||16/8/3||ANX|
In January 2016, Persona 3 The Movie #3: Falling Down had topped anime Blu-ray sales in Japan during its first week with 17,396 copies sold.
Last year, Persona 3 The Movie #2: Midsummer Knight’s Dream had also topped anime Blu-ray sales in Japan during its first week with a total of 20,028 copies sold.
In May 2013, Persona 3 The Movie #1: Spring of Birth topped the sales chart with 23,514 copies sold.
The Persona 3 The Movie series is produced by AIC ASTA and distributed by Aniplex. The first film, Spring of Birth, released in theaters on November 23, 2013. The second film, Midsummer Knight’s Dream, was released on June 7, 2014. The third, Falling Down, was released on April 4, 2015. The last film, Winter of Rebirth, was released on January 23, 2016.