Spy x Family is the anime series that topped Japan’s streaming chart for the past month, and for the third consecutive month.
Before it was officially adapted into an anime, many people predicted the success of Spy x Family, but the influence of the film went beyond what the audience could imagine. Although it has been almost a month since the TV anime Spy x Family (part 1) ended, the heat of this work has not shown any signs of cooling down as it is still the top of the streaming chart. in Japan according to statistics from the leading Japanese data agency GEM Partners.
GEM Partners has been collecting data from a lot of Japanese viewers between the ages of 16 and 69 every week, to compile the most popular works viewed on the Japanese streaming service (not only anime but also anime). movies) and determined which works are getting the most attention in Japan month by month. Referenced streaming services include Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, U-NEXT, Hulu Japan, Disney+, docomo anime store, dTV, ABEMA Premium, and Paravi.
Here are the top 10 according to statistics:
10. Extraordinary Attorney Woo (Netflix exclusive K-drama)
9. Uncle from Another World
8. Made in Abyss
6. Case Closed / Detective Conan
5. Moonfall (Amazon exclusive live-action film)
4. The Bachelorette Japan (Amazon exclusive reality series)
2. One Piece
1. SPY x FAMILY
It can be seen that there is a marked increase in live action works in the chart (compared to last month). Spy x Family is still the name that reads to the top of the chart (and this is also the 3rd month in a row that the film is at the top). In addition, movies that are shown on multiple platforms still have a clear advantage over movies that are only broadcast on one channel.
GEM also noted that anime with upcoming movies often have a spike in followers. The prime example of this past July is One Piece when the movie One Piece flim: Red is about to be released in early August. This means that the film has become the center of attention and received. a lot of fan interest, which has greatly improved One Piece’s position on the charts.
Spy x Family is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Endo Tatsuya. The series has been serialized every 2 weeks in the online magazine Shounen Jump+ since March 25, 2019. To date, a total of 9 volumes have been published by Shueisha. Viz Media purchased the rights and published the English version in the North American market. In Vietnam, the series is published by Kim Dong Publishing House. A two-part television anime adaptation, produced by Wit Studio and CloverWorks, began airing in April 2022.
Spy x Family follows “Twilight” a spy assigned to carry out Operation Strix. To carry out this mission, he needs to get married and have a child to help him reach his target: Donovan Desmond. He adopts Anya, a girl with psychic abilities, and marries Yor, an assassin, however, they are all hiding their identities from each other.
To accomplish her goal, “Twilight” needs to get Anya enrolled in the prestigious Eden Academy and give her a chance to get close to Damian Desmond, the target’s son. Anya will need to become a Royal Scholar by earning 8 Stella Stars, but the real challenge for Twilight is to make sure she doesn’t get 8 Tonitrus Bolts to get banished!
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