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The difference between Japanese manga and western manga

Some manga produced in Japan are published every week as part of the anthology of a large 300-page comic story. Just like many people who read newspapers about trains on the way to work, Japanese commuters read this anthology. They are considered cheap entertainment, so they read and discarded. While American comic books (such as the action comic problem that I mentioned before) was saved and stored by people who hoped they would be worth more today, there was no interest in “collector” in Japan. Saving one of the 300 pages anthology will like saving yesterday’s newspaper – no one did it.

These anthologies are very popular, and manga artists have โดจิน a crazy schedule, many have to pump sixteen or twenty pages per week to follow. Being the average manga artist might be very pleasant, but also very demanding.

If you ever take a manga graphic novel, you pay attention to something else: the book seems to retreat. Why? Most Asian books are read from left to right. Our last page was their first page. (The cover seems to be behind too.) Read a real Japanese graphic novel, even if it’s translated, it can seem a little strange at first, because every time you turn on the page you will retreat.

Many writers and illustrators u.S. Now produce manga. Many people call their work “American manga” or “west manga,” because it was not produced in Japan by Japanese writers and artists. (Pursists generally don’t call non-Japanese comics “manga,” even if they are drawn in the right style.)