Wednesday, July 28, 2004

Korean comics on the rise: The Korea Times reports that last weekend's Comic-Con International resulted in more than $1 million worth of North American licensing agreements and copyright purchases for Korean cartoons and comics. That will translate into 40 new manhwa entering the North American market:

"Now I see how popular Korean comics are in the global market. The local comic market should be in good shape for more Korean comic characters to be loved by an overseas market."