WEEKEND TICKETS GOING FAST!

PRICES GO UP AT THE GATE

PURCHASE TICKET
First  Prev  1  2  3  4  5  6  Next  Last
Are you male or female?
15111 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
26 / M
Offline
Posted 12/2/14
Male, I read much more Shonen manga but overall I would have to say I prefer Shoujo manga.
I find it has more detailed art, Better written comedy and doesn't drag quite as long.
249 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
16 / M / Perth city -Austr...
Offline
Posted 12/2/14
Male, shoujo manga definitely
15014 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
23 / M / Norway
Offline
Posted 12/2/14
Male, and shoujo most of the time. I prefer to watch shonen.
1931 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
Offline
Posted 12/2/14 , edited 12/2/14
Male
I only read good manga (over hype shit).
17396 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
23 / M / Michigan
Offline
Posted 12/2/14


shoujo
64579 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
50 / M / Champaign, IL
Offline
Posted 12/2/14 , edited 12/2/14
Male and old enough to have a kid entering college next year, but my kids think my tastes in entertainment are more like a college age girl...

Seriously, my go-to demographic for manga is seinen, but in terms of shoujo vs shounen, I would say I do read more shoujo manga. I like some shounen series, but I am more into romantic comedy than any other genre, so I gravitate toward that, which leads to more shoujo. (I do read a lot of shounen romance, too)
30897 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
30 / M / Indianapolis, Ind...
Offline
Posted 12/2/14
Isn't there a way to do polls on these discussions? Male btw.
48119 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
47 / M
Offline
Posted 12/2/14
Male. shounen
5076 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
23 / M / Colorado
Offline
Posted 12/2/14
Male and I read more shounen.
xxJing 
39386 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
31 / M / Duckburg
Offline
Posted 12/2/14
Male :

Generally shonen and seinen. I like some shoujo (Card Captor Sakure, DNAngel). But a lot of more romantically focused shoujo just make me uncomfortable.
88 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
22 / M
Offline
Posted 12/2/14

anikevin wrote:


Blake42 wrote:

Are you Professor Oak?




Thank you, that's the response i wanted haha

I'm a guy, 19 years old. I don't even know what Shonen/Shounen means, but apparently that's what I watch most of.
HunterxHunter FTW
Posted 12/2/14 , edited 12/2/14
Female, mostly shounen, some shoujo, some seinen. Not a girly girl. I once used to read mainly shoujo, however.
38408 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
30 / O
Offline
Posted 12/2/14
I don't subscribe to the gender binary, but I am male presenting. As for the types of manga that I read, I tend to read a lot of shoujo romance or yaoi manga.
511 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
20 / F / England
Offline
Posted 12/2/14
Female. Shounen manga. :-]
391 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
104
Offline
Posted 12/2/14 , edited 12/2/14
I would say your sample size from just this forum is far too small. But if I remember correctly, these days it leans towards a female majority. At least as far as manga sales goes.

That said, the "western fandom" or outside of Japan as it were, tends to be far more broad in the genres they have interest in. In Japan, there is a very rigid division between boys and girls oriented titles, and they wouldn't be caught dead looking at the opposite ones. (Outside of certain animes like Gundam which play up the pretty boys angle. Even then, the girls don't care for the Gundams or plot so much as shipping the characters and making doujins.)

Whereas western fans, you will find a lot of girls that will read/watch shounen titles, or guys that will read various shoujo, josei, or female-oriented seinen titles.
First  Prev  1  2  3  4  5  6  Next  Last
You must be logged in to post.