The Shonen is considered the most awarded among the genres of anime and manga, this is due to the great fame that they get inside and outside of Japan. It is aimed at the adolescent audience, although this honestly does not matter because people of all ages visualize it.
This genre shares the action, adventure, comedy, the supernatural, fiction and what the fanservice can never miss. The story almost always revolves around a teenage male protagonist with some kind of power and a specific dream, usually always the weakest of all but with a luck that makes him free from the dangers, is surrounded by friends of his same age and some adults to help him reach that goal. The Shonen also known for being long works with slow frames and the worst case much filler, but never disappoint the public at the time of entertaining and enjoying.
The reason for its fame is that although it is a genre for adolentes, it is enjoyed by people of all ages, from the youngest to the oldest, due to this fame that the producers obtain and all the investment partners try to exploit that to the maximum by taking any type of product to the world market, making its fame bigger and filling its pockets with it.
Among the most beautiful works we can find: One piece, Dragon Ball, Saint Seiya, Naruto, Bleach, Hunter X Hunter, Full Metal Alchemist. and many more.
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