The Japanese word manga in English translation means ‘whimsical drawings.’ But manga has turned out to be more than whimsical drawings. Manga is the most widely read series of comics published in paperback editions. Online reading of Manga has been introduced and anime games are created on the basis of manga stories.
Manga is of Japanese origin which has conquered the English speaking world by virtue of its thrilling and exciting stories. These stories are in the form of episodes with each episode forming one story. They had been serialized in Japanese magazines. They are read by all age groups, the young and the old, the men and the women and all are fascinated by them. The themes of manga stories are varied encompassing a broad range of subjects –action and adventure, romance, sports and games, historical drama, comedy, science fiction and fantasy, mystery, horror, sexuality and business and commerce. Manga is not only a great revenue maker of the Japanese publishing industry it has increased the English speaking publishing industries too. Manga is typically printed in black and white but for online reading and anime games there are colorful images and pictures of demons and heroes.
A manga artiste works with a few assistants in a small studio and is associated with a creative editor from a commercial publishing company. Popular manga series are animated after the publication of the series. To illustrate here is one story entitled ‘Rosanne Vampire seas season 11.’ Youkai Academy has reopened since the damages done o the school during the riot (season1) Aono Tsukune now returns to school but unlike the last time he first walked into the academy, he now has the blood of the vampire flowing within him. Dealing with girls and school life has never been tougher but now Tsukune must control his inner vampire as he encounters new types of enemies.