Top 10 popular cartoonists of Japan

The Lion of March

According to survey of the famous Japanese book review magazine DaVinci, Eiichiro Oda and Chica Umino win the most popular Male/Female Cartoonists of 2011 BOOK OF THE YEAR rely on One piece and The Lion of March.

The survey has 4986 participants. Men’s first Eiichiro Oda’s supporters include all age’s from10 to 60 years old. One Piece has to be the top one no matter in sales or popularity in Japan. And Chica Umino has won this award two consecutive years, and her fans also have been increasing in the past two years, many people in the survey said that “The Lion of March is full of author’s passion.

Top 10 Men’s Popular Cartoonists

No 1. Eiichiro Oda (Masterpiece: One Piece)

No 2. Takehiko Inoue (Masterpiece: Slam Dunk)

No 3. Naoki Urasawa (Masterpiece: Monster, 20 Century Boys)

No 4. Hideaki Sorachi (Masterpiece: Gin Tama)

No 5. Yoshihiro Togashi (Masterpiece: HUNTER Hunter)

No 6. Mitsuru Adachi (Masterpiece: TOUCH))

No 7. Azuma Kiyohiko (Masterpiece: Azumanga Daioh)

No 8. Gosho Aoyama (Masterpiece: Detective Conan)

No 9. Hirohiko Araki (Masterpiece: JOJO’s Bizarre Adventure)

No 10. Toriyama (Masterpiece: dragon ball EZ)

 

Top 10 Women’s Popular Cartoonists

 

No 1. Chica Umino (Masterpiece: Honey and Clover, The Lion of March)

No 2. Hiroshi Arakawa (Masterpiece: Fullmetal Alchemist)

No 3. Hikaru Nakamura (Masterpiece: Arakawa Under the Bridge)

No 4. YazawaAi (Masterpiece: NANA)

No 5. Rieko Saibara (Masterpiece: Mainichi Kaasan)

No 6. Momoko Sakura (Masterpiece: Chibi Maruko)

No 7. CLAMP (Masterpiece: Magic Knight, Mobile Angel ANGELIC LAYER)

No 8. Fumi Yoshinaga (Masterpiece: Oku, Antique)

No 9. One by Gary (Masterpiece: Yukan Club)

No 10. Rumiko Takahashi (Masterpiece: Ranma 1 / 2)

The world’s five highest-rated Japanese animes

TOP 1  GUNDAM(1.32 billions)

From 0079 to the SEED, full 26 years. Gundam series has already become indispensable to our anime fan a work! Particularly high in Japan and China by the majority of the support! In the U.S., its popularity has reached the top! Gundam series of animation, in total the global rating was 1.32 billions!

TOP 2  Saint Seiya(410 millions)

Whether it is childhood memories, and present The Hades Chapter Inferno, this animated, whether in Japan or in China and other countries have already become well-known masterpieces! The total audience was 410 millions!

TOP 3  Detective Conan(387 millions)

Dare not to imagine that they did not think about it even Gosho Aoyama! Serial Conan movie has been ten years! Ah ages masterpiece really! Conan’s global rating was 387 millions!

TOP 4 TOUCH(360 millions)

TOUCH comics of Adachi Mitsuru to the present 440 millions total sales! And its animated release is the desire of each TOUCH fan! In China, Japan, Canada, South Korea and the United Kingdom and other places that TOUCH can be known to everybody! And it’s overall rating to the present rate of 360 millions!

TOP 5 Dragon Ball(341.2 millions)

Dragon Ball is an old film, and is a pure blood young animation, Akira Toriyama’s masterpieces. You can say that Dragon Ball is the work of several generations, but the popularity trend did not diminish. The birth of animation is more dramatically, the rating of China alone has more than 132 millions! The global rating was 341.2 millions!