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One Piece Manga Most Popular Across All Generations of Readers

Its no question that One Piece is currently the most popular manga series in Japan with its impressive record sales figures. MangaZenkan recently conducted a one year poll from 1 Apr 2011 till 31 Mar 2012, and it found out that One Piece is the most popular series across all the different generations of manga readers. Regardless of whether it was a small kid, a teenager or even a working adult, One Piece was their favorite manga series.

Here’s is the list of breakdown of the popular manga series across different age groups:

In their 10s:  (Born between 1992-2001)

  1. ONE PIECE
  2. HUNTER X HUNTER
  3. Zatch Bell! 金色のガッシュ!!
  4. Gintama 銀魂
  5. NARUTO
  6. Katekyo Hitman Reborn! 家庭教師ヒットマン REBORN!
  7. SLAM DUNK
  8. Hayate no Gotoku! ハヤテのごとく!
  9. BLEACH
  10. FAIRY T AIL

In their 20s: (Born between 1982-1991)

  1. ONE PIECE
  2. HUNTER X HUNTER
  3. Gintama 銀魂
  4. NARUTO
  5. SLAM DUNK
  6. Fullmetal Alchemist 鋼の錬金術師
  7. JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure ジョジョの奇妙な冒険
  8. BLEACH
  9. Vagabond バガボンド
  10. NANA

In their 30s: (Born between 1972-1981)

  1. ONE PIECE
  2. SLAM DUNK
  3. HUNTER X HUNTER
  4. 疾風伝説 特攻の拓
  5. JIN 仁
  6. Fullmetal Alchemist 鋼の錬金術師
  7. Saint Seiya 聖闘士星矢
  8. Gintama 銀魂
  9. BLEACH
  10. Usagi Drop うさぎドロップ

In their 40s: (Born between 1962-1971)

  1. ONE PIECE
  2. JIN 仁
  3. SLAM DUNK
  4. Dragon Zakura ドラゴン桜
  5. Fullmetal Alchemist 鋼の錬金術師
  6. NARUTO
  7. Detective Conan 名探偵コナン
  8. HUNTER X HUNTER
  9. Kimi ni Todoke 君に届け
  10. Fighting Spirit はじめの一歩

In their 50s: (Born between 1952-1961)

  1. ONE PIECE
  2. JIN 仁
  3. Kami no Shizuku 神の雫
  4. NARUTO
  5. SLAM DUNK
  6. Chihayafuru ちはやふる
  7. Baby Steps ベイビーステップ
  8. Ore no Sora 俺の空 文庫版
  9. Taiyou no Mokushiroku 太陽の黙示録
  10. Katekyo Hitman Reborn! 家庭教師ヒットマン REBORN!

Source: オタク.com|オタコム

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  • http://www.mangatherapy.com Tony Yao

    50-year-olds actually like Hitman Reborn? I’m very shocked by that response unless they found the Arcabaleno to be very adorable or the Reborn character to be quite the role model for kids.

  • Sabekuji Kaneda

    I’m 20 and I like Chihayafuru. What does that make me?

    • http://www.alafista.com/ Alafista

      Someone who likes the card game of karuta? ^^

  • http://n/a Gilbz

    wow Slam Dunk is also included the list

    • http://www.alafista.com/ Alafista

      I guess Slam Dunk is such a classic that its a hot favorite across generations as well.

  • Mugichan

    Yeah! One Piece all the way!!! I’m just sad to know that it’s underrated in the US! That 4kids F**%^&8 s$%t