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A work typically depicting fighting, violence, chaos, and fast paced motion.
Filtered by 1198 person(s)
Highlighted by 1261 person(s)

Search Authors for Action (1750 total)
Search Series for Action (7428 total)
Contains content that is suitable only for adults. Titles in this category may include prolonged scenes of intense violence and/or graphic sexual content and nudity.
Filtered by 2212 person(s)
Highlighted by 2388 person(s)

Search Authors for Adult (4268 total)
Search Series for Adult (26697 total)
If a character in the story goes on a trip or along that line, your best bet is that it is an adventure manga. Otherwise, it's up to your personal prejudice on this case.
Filtered by 1049 person(s)
Highlighted by 924 person(s)

Search Authors for Adventure (678 total)
Search Series for Adventure (3653 total)
A dramatic work that is light and often humorous or satirical in tone and that usually contains a happy resolution of the thematic conflict.
Filtered by 1261 person(s)
Highlighted by 1518 person(s)

Search Authors for Comedy (3360 total)
Search Series for Comedy (18343 total)
Fan based work inspired by official anime or manga. For MangaUpdates, original works DO NOT fall under this category
Filtered by 3347 person(s)
Highlighted by 1288 person(s)

Search Authors for Doujinshi (3760 total)
Search Series for Doujinshi (20846 total)
A work meant to bring on an emotional response, such as instilling sadness or tension.
Filtered by 995 person(s)
Highlighted by 677 person(s)

Search Authors for Drama (1774 total)
Search Series for Drama (12837 total)
Possibly the line between hentai and non-hentai, ecchi usually refers to fanservice put in to attract a certain group of fans.
Filtered by 2313 person(s)
Highlighted by 2235 person(s)

Search Authors for Ecchi (674 total)
Search Series for Ecchi (3275 total)
Anything that involves, but not limited to, magic, dream world, and fairy tales.
Filtered by 1081 person(s)
Highlighted by 1044 person(s)

Search Authors for Fantasy (1398 total)
Search Series for Fantasy (7309 total)
Gender Bender
Girls dressing up as guys, guys dressing up as girls.. Guys turning into girls, girls turning into guys.. I think you get the picture.
Filtered by 1775 person(s)
Highlighted by 1354 person(s)

Search Authors for Gender Bender (271 total)
Search Series for Gender Bender (2243 total)
A series involving one male character and many female characters (usually attracted to the male character). A Reverse Harem is when the genders are reversed.
Filtered by 1268 person(s)
Highlighted by 986 person(s)

Search Authors for Harem (274 total)
Search Series for Harem (1795 total)
Adult sexual content in an illustrated form where the FOCUS of the manga is placed on sexually graphic acts.
Filtered by 5142 person(s)
Highlighted by 3764 person(s)

Search Authors for Hentai (3935 total)
Search Series for Hentai (24680 total)
Having to do with old or ancient times.
Filtered by 995 person(s)
Highlighted by 550 person(s)

Search Authors for Historical (593 total)
Search Series for Historical (3153 total)
A painful emotion of fear, dread, and abhorrence; a shuddering with terror and detestation; the feeling inspired by something frightful and shocking.
Filtered by 1767 person(s)
Highlighted by 783 person(s)

Search Authors for Horror (456 total)
Search Series for Horror (2183 total)
Literally "Woman". Targets women 18-30. Female equivalent to seinen. Unlike shoujo the romance is more realistic and less idealized. The storytelling is more explicit and mature.
Filtered by 2100 person(s)
Highlighted by 1478 person(s)

Search Authors for Josei (1601 total)
Search Series for Josei (7751 total)
Representing a sexual attraction to young or under-age girls.
Filtered by 4193 person(s)
Highlighted by 1389 person(s)

Search Authors for Lolicon (312 total)
Search Series for Lolicon (2799 total)
Martial Arts
As the name suggests, anything martial arts related. Any of several arts of combat or self-defense, such as aikido, karate, judo, or tae kwon do, kendo, fencing, and so on and so forth.
Filtered by 1123 person(s)
Highlighted by 772 person(s)

Search Authors for Martial Arts (191 total)
Search Series for Martial Arts (1030 total)
Contains subject matter which may be too extreme for people under the age of 17. Titles in this category may contain intense violence, blood and gore, sexual content and/or strong language.
Filtered by 1330 person(s)
Highlighted by 1366 person(s)

Search Authors for Mature (322 total)
Search Series for Mature (2694 total)
A work involving and usually concentrating on all types of large robotic machines.
Filtered by 1736 person(s)
Highlighted by 525 person(s)

Search Authors for Mecha (189 total)
Search Series for Mecha (713 total)
Usually an unexplained event occurs, and the main protagonist attempts to find out what caused it.
Filtered by 877 person(s)
Highlighted by 575 person(s)

Search Authors for Mystery (445 total)
Search Series for Mystery (2486 total)
Usually deals with the philosophy of a state of mind, in most cases detailing abnormal psychology.
Filtered by 992 person(s)
Highlighted by 685 person(s)

Search Authors for Psychological (305 total)
Search Series for Psychological (2022 total)
Any love related story. We will define love as between man and woman in this case. Other than that, it is up to your own imagination of what love is.
Filtered by 1444 person(s)
Highlighted by 2250 person(s)

Search Authors for Romance (3418 total)
Search Series for Romance (22288 total)
School Life
Having a major setting of the story deal with some type of school.
Filtered by 1110 person(s)
Highlighted by 907 person(s)

Search Authors for School Life (1388 total)
Search Series for School Life (10128 total)
Short for science fiction, these works involve twists on technology and other science related phenomena which are contrary or stretches of the modern day scientific world.
Filtered by 1042 person(s)
Highlighted by 639 person(s)

Search Authors for Sci-fi (633 total)
Search Series for Sci-fi (3199 total)
From Google:
Seinen means "young Man." Manga and anime that specifically targets young adult males around the ages of 18 to 25 are seinen titles. The stories in seinen works appeal to university students and those in the working world. Typically the story lines deal with the issues of adulthood.
Filtered by 1183 person(s)
Highlighted by 1428 person(s)

Search Authors for Seinen (3898 total)
Search Series for Seinen (13358 total)
Representing a sexual attraction to young or under-age boys.
Filtered by 4147 person(s)
Highlighted by 1127 person(s)

Search Authors for Shotacon (171 total)
Search Series for Shotacon (1863 total)
A work intended and primarily written for females. Usually involves a lot of romance and strong character development.
Filtered by 2640 person(s)
Highlighted by 2423 person(s)

Search Authors for Shoujo (3245 total)
Search Series for Shoujo (17660 total)
Shoujo Ai
Often synonymous with yuri, this can be thought of as somewhat less extreme. "Girl's Love", so to speak.
Filtered by 4232 person(s)
Highlighted by 1487 person(s)

Search Authors for Shoujo Ai (240 total)
Search Series for Shoujo Ai (1780 total)
A work intended and primarily written for males. These works usually involve fighting and/or violence.
Filtered by 1313 person(s)
Highlighted by 1455 person(s)

Search Authors for Shounen (4338 total)
Search Series for Shounen (9700 total)
Shounen Ai
Often synonymous with yaoi, this can be thought of as somewhat less extreme. "Boy's Love", so to speak.
Filtered by 6112 person(s)
Highlighted by 2774 person(s)

Search Authors for Shounen Ai (992 total)
Search Series for Shounen Ai (6169 total)
Slice of Life
As the name suggests, this genre represents day-to-day tribulations of one/many character(s). These challenges/events could technically happen in real life and are often -if not all the time- set in the present timeline in a world that mirrors our own.
Filtered by 854 person(s)
Highlighted by 727 person(s)

Search Authors for Slice of Life (914 total)
Search Series for Slice of Life (6607 total)
Deals with series that are considered profane or offensive, particularly with regards to sexual content
Filtered by 2243 person(s)
Highlighted by 1635 person(s)

Search Authors for Smut (286 total)
Search Series for Smut (3378 total)
As the name suggests, anything sports related. Baseball, basketball, hockey, soccer, golf, and racing just to name a few.
Filtered by 1409 person(s)
Highlighted by 607 person(s)

Search Authors for Sports (509 total)
Search Series for Sports (2476 total)
Usually entails amazing and unexplained powers or events which defy the laws of physics.
Filtered by 938 person(s)
Highlighted by 767 person(s)

Search Authors for Supernatural (1037 total)
Search Series for Supernatural (6326 total)
Contains events resulting in great loss and misfortune.
Filtered by 1340 person(s)
Highlighted by 606 person(s)

Search Authors for Tragedy (217 total)
Search Series for Tragedy (1655 total)
This work usually involves intimate relationships between men.
Filtered by 9259 person(s)
Highlighted by 4153 person(s)

Search Authors for Yaoi (2497 total)
Search Series for Yaoi (16311 total)
This work usually involves intimate relationships between women.
Filtered by 5137 person(s)
Highlighted by 2173 person(s)

Search Authors for Yuri (249 total)
Search Series for Yuri (1872 total)
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