Genre Comedy manga is a niche genre of manga, which is typically characterized by its comedic tone. Manga written in this genre often includes situational jokes and slapstick humor. There are multiple subgenres within the genre such as gags, gag manga, and gag strips. Some popular genres from this genre include "Shonen Jump", "One Piece", and "Bleach". In a time when everyone is looking for something new and witty, comedy manga has been providing that. The genre has evolved over time. But what makes it popular right now is the use of social media platforms. Like Twitter and Instagram. Manga creators are able to incorporate references to trending topics that they see on social media in their manga. This makes them relevant to the audience.