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Woke American Comics vs Manga

by 09.28.2021

In a world hungry for heroes and stories, why is manga succeeding so well in America when American comics are diving? Is it simply due to biased political nonsense being shoved into a 2020 era DC and Marvel or is it something deeper?

Literature Angel Art: https://twitter.com/xofrats
Interview with Kelly Sue Deconnick
Store video by That Star Wars Girl:
https://www.youtube.com/c/ThatStarWarsGirl
https://twitter.com/thatstarwarsgrl

Chapters
0:17 What Does Woke Mean?
4:39 American Comics Sales Are Down
7:11 Why Manga is Winning the West
10:53 What Does the Science Say?
16:30 It’s the Character that Matters
17:10 The Secret Behind Manga’s Success
23:30 The Secret in Practice
26:03 The Ultimate Tragedy
28:03 Diversity of Story

Sources:
https://www.gamesradar.com/missing-marvel-titles-2020/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2w7CiBahDNw
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5364821/
https://screenrant.com/birds-prey-harley-quinn-movie-audience-men-women/#:~:text=Shockingly)%2054%25%20Male-,Birds%20Of%20Prey's%20Opening%20Weekend%20Audience%20Was%20(Shockingly)%2054%25,up%2054%25%20of%20the%20crowd.
https://cosmicbook.news/dc-comics-cancels-aquaman
https://www.cbr.com/shonen-shojo-differences/#:~:text=Shojo%20and%20shonen%20are%20two,meaning%20%22for%20children%22%20anime.&text=Shojo%20is%20%22young%20girl%2C%22,which%20is%20one%20of%20them.
https://www.rutgers.edu/news/why-are-manga-outselling-superhero-comics
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