About Manoj Comics


Manoj Comics was one of the leading comic book houses in India along with its competitors like Raj Comics and Diamond Comics. Other than the regular characters, the prime strength of Manoj Comics was the stories based on Kings-Queens, Prince-Princess, Demons, Dragons, Ghosts and moral values. Almost half of the Manoj Comics published comics fall in these categories. Some Characters/Series published by Manoj Comics/Chitrakatha were: 
* Inspector Manoj 
* Ram-Rahim 
* Crookbond 
* Hawaldar Bahadur 
* Amar-Akbar 
* Colonel Karn 
* Space-Man 
* Aslam 
* Computer Singh 
* Uncle Charlie 
* Vidhvansha 
* Mahabali Shera 
* Sherbaaz 
* Bhoot-Pret Tantra-Mantra Jadoo-Tona 
* Vinod-Hamid 
* Shaark 
* Vinaash 
* Amar-Rahim-Tingu 
* Sikander 
* Jataayu 
* Thrill Action Adventure 
* Indra 
* Sagar-Saleem 
* Aakrosh 
* Makdirani 
* Jaadui-Vichitra Lok Kathayein
They also published illustrations for some of the world-famous stories like Gulliver's Travels, though these are very rare to find these days.Due to changing tastes, and children preferring to read foreign comics from DC and Marvel, Manoj Comics were finally closed down. Manoj Comics was the last major Indian comic book company which got shut down just before the end of the dark age of the Indian comic industry.

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