The 10 Best-Selling Light Novels of 2018 (So Far)

Oricon has released their half-year best-sellers charts for light novels. The chart covers sales from November 20, 2017 to May 20, 2018. It’s not surprising that all, but two of best-sellers currently have anime adaptations. Even then, That Time I Reincarnated as a Slime is getting an anime this fall.

Here are the current best-selling light novel series:


10Death March to the Parallel World Rhapsody – 211,393 copies sold



9Sword Art Online – 212,594 copies sold



8That Time I Reincarnated as a Slime – 238,797 copies sold



7No Game No Life – 271,881 copies sold



5Sword Art Online: Progressive – 336,568 copies sold



4The Irregular at Magic High School – 352,843 copies sold



3The Ryuo’s Work is Never Done! – 390,643 copies sold





1Overlord – 526,840 copies sold


Did your favorite light novel make the list?

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