It is a massively popular book form that originated in Japan where it became a cultural phenomenon. Now manga comics are flourishing in Algeria as well.
A man reads "The Revolution" on September 18, 2013 in Algiers, a manga comic book created by Algerian artist, Fella Matougui, for the 50th anniversary of Algeria's independence.
"The Algerian manga is our trademark," said Salim Brahimi proudly. "It's what we call the DZ manga."