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Manga 101: An Introduction to Japanese Comics

Learn what it takes to be an otaku (geek)

Credit: Viz Media

Art Style

Look at the incredible detail in this panel. (Credit: Berserk/Hakusensha)

Characteristics

Credit: Your Lie in April/Kodansha
Kaori Miyazono in Your Lie in April by Naoshi Arakawa (Credit: Your Lie in April/Kodansha)

Format

Credit: Mangahejp

Types of Manga

Shonen

Credit: Attack on Titan/Kodansha

Shojo

Sailor Moon at its finest. (Credit: Sailor Moon/Kodansha)

Seinen

Akira is written and illustrated by Katsuhiro Otomo. (Credit: Akira/Kodansha)

Josei

Credit: Honey and Clover/Shueisha

Kodomomuke

Credit: Doraemon/Shogakukan

TL;DR

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