iKON was able to snag first place on Oricon's Weekly Album Chart for the week of August 28.
On August 22, Oricon released their weekly album chart rankings, and iKON's Japanese mini album 'NEW KIDS: BEGIN' popped up in first place. This was even more meaningful as the list featured full studio albums as opposed to singles. A total of 34,998 albums were sold within the first week.
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Prior to this, iKON demonstrated their power in Japan by topping Oricon's daily chart in addition to other music charts.