Piccoma Releases Best of 2022 Rankings List

Separated across 3 categories, Piccoma released their top selling works across manga, smartoons and light novels. See the top selection below!

  • Top Manga
    1. Aoashi
      • The story of a junior high school soccer star, Ashito Aoi. After getting suspended from his local team, he gets scouted by a youth team coach to participate in tryouts in Tokyo, where he must compete against the best of the best and change his circumstances one game at a time.
    2. KINGDOM
      • The story of two soldiers, Xin and Piao, during the Warring States period in China. Despite being orphaned slaves the two vow to become the greatest generals in the world and change the course of history.
    3. Koakuma Kyoshi Psycho
      • At a particular high school, a teacher is hospitalized due to incessant bullying by students. Their new teacher, Kasai, seems nice at first… But is all what it seems?
    1. Solo Leveling
      • Once the weakest hunter in all of mankind, Jinwoo takes on riskier and riskier hunts to pay off his medical bills only to be put in a life or death situation that gives him a chance to change his entire life around
    2. The Beginning After The End
      • Once a mighty ruler with a prosperous reign, King Grey reincarnates as Arthur Leywin, a regular human being in a world full of magic and monsters. With his knowledge and sharp wit he seeks to gain the power needed to protect his newfound happiness in this new world.
    3. God of Blackfield
      • Kang Chan, a feared mercenary, is betrayed and killed only to reincarnate in the body of a bullied Korean high school student.
  • Top Light Novels
    1. The Time I Got Reincarnated As a Slime
      • When Satoru Mikami gets stabbed at the age of 37 he never expected to be reincarnated in another world, much less as a slime. Will he be able to turn his life around in this life at least?
    2. Ascendance of a Bookworm
      • When a book-loving college student dies in an accident and gets reincarnated in a world with a low literacy rate and few books to speak of, she aims to become the change she wants to see – make a ton of books so she can enjoy her life surrounded by the things she loves!
    3. Classroom of the Elite
      • Students at the Tokyo Metropolitan Advanced Nurturing High School are given remarkable freedom to do anything they wish – that is, if they’re ranked highly enough. This is the story of two students who aim to game the system.

Source: Piccoma PR


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