This thread is all about story-telling. Discuss every miscellaneous topics related to manga you have.
What are the requirements for a manga to be considered good, regardless genre? What is your standard to rate a manga?
Which genre is your favorite?
The difference between high-culture manga and low-culture manga?
When is a cliché needed and how should it be handled?
How important is a theme in the plot?
How should the balance between characters be organized?
How many characters in a main team would be considered too many?
Between seinen and shounen, which genre has more potential to reach the climax, to be considered greatest of all time?
Can a story happening in a fantasy world be deeper than any story happening in real world?
When would narrator become out of place and over-descriptive?
Are all fan-service cheap?
And not just manga. Manhua, manhwa, comic, graphic novel, novel, movie, etc. All types of story-telling can be used as reference here.