Persona 5 the Animation: The Day Breakers DVD/Blu-ray Sells 14.8k Copies in First Week

The DVD and Blu-ray release of the 30-minute anime special, Persona 5 the Animation: The Day Breakers, was released last week on December 7th. Following this, the first week sales have been announced for it, tracked from December 5 to 11.

According to the Oricon Inc. sales tracker, the Limited Edition Blu-ray version of The Day Breakers came in number two, at 12,296 copies sold.

The DVD release of the Persona 5 OVA is at number three on its respective chart, with 2,564 copies sold of the “Limited Complete Pressing.”

The full Blu-ray Japanese animation sales for December 5-11 can be seen below, provided by Anime News Network.

Rank Last
Week
Title Weekly
Copies
Total
Copies
Release Date Maker
Artist/Category Highest
Rank
Weeks
on Chart
1 Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin IV 37,652 37,652 16/12/9 BVS
Animation 1 1
2 Persona 5 the Animation -The Day Breakers- (Limited Complete Pressing) 12,296 12,296 16/12/7 ANX
Animation 2 1
3 1 Finding Dory MovieNEX 11,682 95,453 16/11/22 WDS
Animation 1 3
4 Haikyu!! Karasuno Kōkō VS Shiratorizawa Gakuen Kōkō Vol. 1 Blu-ray 5,330 5,330 16/12/7 TOH
Animation 4 1
5 6 Zootopia MovieNEX 3,932 297,427 16/8/24 WDS
Animation 1 16
6 Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? OVA (First Edition) 3,281 3,281 16/12/7 WHV
Animation 6 1
7 Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Blu-ray Box (With OVA) (First Edition) 2,415 2,415 16/12/7 WHV
Animation 7 1
8 Thunderbolt Fantasy: Tōriken Kōki 4 (Complete Limited Pressing) 1,855 1,855 16/12/7 ANX
Animation 8 1
9 (Limited First Pressing) The Iron Giant Signature Edition Blu-ray Special・ Set 1,813 1,813 16/12/7 WHV
Animation 9 1
10 Heartcatch Precure! Blu-ray Box Vol. 2 (Limited Complete First Pressing) 1,809 1,809 16/12/7 MAV
Animation 10 1
11 The Heroic Legend of Arslan: Dust Storm Dance Vol. 4 (Limited First Pressing) 1,281 1,281 16/12/7 NUE
Animation 11 1
12 3 Kubikiri Cycle: Aoiro Savant to Zaregoto Tsukai 2 (Limited Complete Pressing) 1,079 13,682 16/11/30 ANX
Animation 3 2
13 4 Love Live! Sunshine!! 3 (Limited Special Edition) 1,050 31,899 16/11/25 BVS
Animation 2 3
14 Hōkago no Pleiades Blu-ray Box (Special Edition) 901 901 16/12/7 WHV
Animation 14 1
15 Occultic;Nine 1 (Limited Complete Pressing) 623 623 16/12/7 ANX
Animation 15 1
16 Tangled MovieNEX 582 101,133 14/7/16 WDS
Animation 4 126
17 The Good Dinosaur MovieNEX 531 42,325 16/7/6 WDS
Animation 2 23
18 5 Tenchi Muyo! Ryo Ohki Dai-4-Ki Vol. 1 516 5,629 16/11/30 LXE
Animation 5 2
19 Beauty and the Beast Diamond Collection MovieNEX 513 56,889 15/3/18 WDS
Animation 1 91
20 20 Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV 512 7,891 16/9/30 ANX
Animation 6 11

In August 2016, Persona 3 The Movie #4: Winter of Rebirth topped the weekly sales charts with a total of 19,303 copies sold.

Persona 5 the Animation: The Day Breakers is produced by A-1 Pictures and distributed by Aniplex. The anime first aired on September 3, 2016, and it had a Blu-ray and DVD home release in Japan on December 7, 2016. An import home release has been announced by Aniplex USA for February 14, 2017.

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