comics employing a set of Japanese stylistic conventions, produced in Japan or elsewhere

A manga (Japanese: 漫画) is a Japanese comic book.

Manga is drawn by a mangaka (Japanese: 漫画家) (Japanese for cartoonist: an artist of comics). Manga is usually read from right to left.

The word manga can be both singular and plural, and mean both the medium of comics or a single comic. It is a form of art that is used to draw comics and develop Anime (animated cartoons of manga art). Colors and symbols are important.

Example of a manga