The 10 Best-Selling Shounen & Seinen Digital Manga of 2017

Digital bookstore Book Walker revealed that best-selling digital manga titles of the year. Let’s check out the top 10 best-sellers!


10The Demon Who Became My Sister (Ane Naru Mono)

Mangaka: Pochi

Quick Pitch: After losing both of his parents, Yuu has spent his young life living with various unwilling relatives. One day, he encounters a beautiful demon who will grant a single wish in exchange for something precious. Tired of being lonely, Yuu wishes for the demon to become his older sister.

Pochi based this monthly manga on an ero-doujin they created in the past.


9Regarding Reincarnated to Slime (Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken)

Mangaka: Fuse (Writer) / Taiki Kawakami

Quick Pitch: After being killed by a robber, the 37-year-old Minami Satoru finds himself reincarnated in a new world as a blind slime blob. He is renamed Rimuru Tempest, and with the help from Storm Dragon Verudora, Rimuru dreams of being the strongest slim in the universe.


8New Game!

Mangaka: Shoutarou Tokunou

Quick Pitch: Aoba Suzukaze is a high school grad and joins Eagle Jump, a video game company that produced her favorite game. She joins as a character designer and works under her idol, Ko Yagami.


7The Bride’s Stories (Otoyomegatari)

Mangaka: Kaoru Mori

Quick Pitch: After turning 20, Amir is sent to a neighboring village to marry Karluk, who is a 12-year-old boy. Amir and Karluk come from different cultures, which leads to great learning experiences for the two of them.


6A Certain Scientific Railgun

Mangaka: Kazuma Kamachi (Writer) / Motoi Fuyukawa (Artist)

Quick Pitch: Mikoto Misaka is the third most powerful Level 5 Esper in Academy City. She is joined by Kuroko Shirai and the members of Judgement to protect the peace of Academy City from delinquents.


5My First Girlfriend is a Gal (Hajimete no Gal)

Mangaka: Meguru Ueno

Quick pitch: Uncool high school student Junichi Hashiba is tired of being single and is self-conscious about being a virgin. One day during Spring, he is pressured by his friends confess his love to Yukana, who is a trendy kogal. At first, he is denied, but Junichi and Yukana share a series of “firsts” during their “season of love.”


4Saga of Tanya the Evil (Youjo Senki)

Mangaka: Carlo Zen (Writer) / Chika Toujou (Artist)

Quick Pitch: An atheist and social-Darwin worshiping salaryman is reincarnated by “Being X.” This new life is not a gift, and he is reborn as a young mage named Tanya in a war-ravaged world. Tanya is given an ultimatum – if she can’t die a natural death or refuses to believe in Being X, their soul will be sent to hell for their countless sins. Tanya refuses to die on the front lines and does everything in her power to climb the military’s ranks while denouncing Being X.


3World’s End Harem

Mangaka: LINK (Writer) / Kotaro Shono (Artist)

Quick Pitch: 99.9% of Earth’s male population has been eradicated due to a disease. Reito awakens from cryogenic sleep and learns that only four other men are alive. They are given lives of luxury but are also forced to breed as many women as if they are livestock. However, Reito just wants to reunite with his lost love, Erisa.


2March Comes in Like a Lion (3-Gatsu no Lion)

Mangaka: Chica Umino

Quick Pitch:  Rei is a 17-year-old professional shogi player who lives on his own. With an estranged relationship with his adoptive family and little friends, but he decides to attend a high school to fill a void in his heart. He’s been facing a losing streak and has failed to surpass the 5th Dan rank. However, his relationship with the Kawamoto family and his peers may help him rediscover his passion for shogi.


1Delicious in Dungeon

Mangaka: Ryouko Kui

Quick Pitch: Knight Laius and his party are saved from certain death thanks to his sister’s sacrifice. Now she’s in a dragon’s stomach, and the party is short on time to revive her. They delve back into the dungeon’s depths and Laius is tasked with cooking refreshing meals from the dungeon’s unique ecosystem.

How many of these best-sellers have you read?

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