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TOONSUTRA Indian Webtoon + Web3 Startup Closes Pre-Seed Round

TOONSUTRA Indian Webtoon + Web3 Startup Closes Pre-Seed Round

BANGALORE, India, March 16 (Korea Bizwire) – TOONSUTRA, the India-focused mobile webtoon startup that has been incubating in stealth mode, announced it closed an oversubscribed pre-seed round for US$1.1 million. The new startup was incubated at leading character entertainment company Graphic India and was founded by media entrepreneur Sharad Devarajan.  TOONSUTRA is building India’s first “Webtoons meets [...]

Naver, Kakao Eye Top Spots in Overseas Webtoon Markets

Naver, Kakao Eye Top Spots in Overseas Webtoon Markets

SEOUL, Aug. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Naver Corp., South Korea’s top Internet portal operator, and Kakao Corp., the operator of the country’s top mobile messenger KakaoTalk, have an unrivaled presence here but often face criticism that their platforms are limited to the domestic market. This criticism, however, is becoming increasingly misguided since Naver and Kakao’s [...]