Manga & Graphic Novels

Explore the colorful worlds of manga and graphic novels, each with unique storytelling and art styles.

Learn about manga's long history, from Japan in the 12th century to how it changed after World War II.

Origins of Manga

Manga Characteristics

Learn more about manga's art style, its many styles, and how to read it right to left.

Graphic Novel Evolution

Graphic novels, evolved from comic books, offer standalone stories rich in narrative and artwork.

Key Features of Graphic Novels

Experience a range of art styles and themes in graphic novels, from personal journeys to societal issues.

Comparing Manga & Graphic Novels

Uncover the differences in art, narrative structure, and cultural influences between manga and graphic novels.

Shared Themes & Appeal

Despite differences, both formats captivate global audiences with deep, universal themes.