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POPS Thailand, in partnership with Medialink Group, is launching the Ani-One Thailand to meet the local demand for anime content among the anime fan communities in Thailand on 6 February 2023.
Ani-One Thailand is a new localized YouTube channel of Ani-One, a diversified Japanese animation content platform, owned by Medialink Group.
With over 28 years in the media content business, Medialink was named as the leading dynamic market mover of media content distribution and brand licensing in Asia introducing the trending Japanese anime titles such as Jujutsu Kaisen, My Hero Academia, and Haikyu!!, etc.
Ms. Lovinia Chiu, CEO & Chairman of Medialink Group said, “we are pleased to launch the local channel in Thailand as it is a milestone of Medialink and Ani-One® in Southeast Asia providing impressive and localized high-quality anime contents, bringing positivity and happiness to the Thai community.”
Regional Director and Country Manager of POPS Thailand Mr. Bani Tan believed that the partnership will allow POPS Thailand to deliver more high-quality anime content to Thai anime lovers.
“ POPS’ expertise involves high engagement with a substantial group of anime fans which gather into a strong community where the fans are fond of our best Thai dubbing and subtitles. Together, we are determined to present the premium quality contents with exceptional localization and grow the Ani-One Thailand YouTube channel that meets the anime fans preference and becomes their entertainment destination,” Mr. Tan said.
As one of the destinations for anime content and high-quality Thai localization including both dubbing and subtitling, POPS Thailand successfully launched POPS Anime Thailand YouTube with great achievement of reaching Silver play button (100K subs) within two months since February 2022 on account of our magnetic content “Shin chan”. The channel is gaining immense popularity among Thai anime lovers.
About Medialink Group Limited
Medialink Group Limited (2230.hk) is a leading dynamic market mover of media content distribution and brand licensing headquartered in Hong Kong with presence in China, Japan and South East Asia with its own Ani-One® anime platform in the region and over 3.07 million subscribers and more than 563 million views on its Ani-One Asia YouTube channel, edutainment VOD Ani-Kids® channel and e-commerce platform Ani-Mall®. The Group has been engaging in the business of media content distribution for over 28 years, and also operates the brand licensing business.
Under the media content distribution business, the Group invests and cooperates closely with media content licensors through entering content production and distribution arrangements and distributes media content relating to animation series, variety shows, drama series and animated and live-action films.
Under the brand licensing business, the Group is involved in the licensing of various rights in relation to brands owned by brand licensors including ‘merchandising rights’ for the use in toys, apparels and footwear, health and beauty products, food and beverage; ‘location-based entertainment rights’ for events, theme parks, shopping malls, cafes and restaurants; and ‘promotion rights’ in the Asia Pacific region.