Manga is one of the most popular things to come from Japan.
Modern manga and its popularity started with the likes of serialised manga in books such as Shonen Jump.
They are cheap, easy to read in short doses and funny.
They have been published weekly since 1968.
They feature the most popular manga in the world: Bleach, Naruto and One Piece.
Costing just 250yen they are discarded on trains like newspapers.