Webtoon merch is hard to come by. In the past, you could only obtain them either through conventions, traveling to Korea, or some other obscure way. Times are better now. (All hail the internet!) Now that webtoons are becoming more mainstream, websites that provide those webtoon merch are popping up. Forget those knock-off webtoon merch … Continue reading The Best Places to Buy Webtoon Merch
The Growing Influence of Webtoons and Why People Should Read Them
Comics are a visual and a literary art form. According the celebrated American comic artist Will Eisner, comics were “sequential art.” With the advancement of technology, print publications of comics have been taking digital forms. One of the leading form of comics today is webcomics. Within the area of webcomics is a specific type of … Continue reading The Growing Influence of Webtoons and Why People Should Read Them
Webtoon Job Openings
Have you always wanted to work for LINE Webtoon (now simply referred to as "WEBTOON" or "Webtoon")? WEBTOON Entertainment Inc. currently has three job positions open. UA Manager (LATAM) "As part of WEBTOON’s marketing team, you’ll work with counterparts across the entire company to reach millions of consumers every day with a specific focus on … Continue reading Webtoon Job Openings
Webtoons are Academic
Webtoons are a part of pop culture and they are, more often than not, simply read for enjoyment. But one thing people don’t realize is that webtoons cross into fields that are not usually thought to be crossable. And in this case, it's the academic field. Although in recent years comics have come to be … Continue reading Webtoons are Academic
Guest Creator: Hanza
LINE Webtoon is one of the leading webcomic platforms available, boasting millions of readers worldwide. Here to join me is one of LINE Webtoon's newest featured creators Hanza! Hanza's already popular comic My Deepest Secret was just launched April 22nd. For those unfamiliar with My Deepest Secret, here is the synopisis: "Having a handsome, kind … Continue reading Guest Creator: Hanza
Line Webtoon at Texas Comic Con
Line Webtoon is back at comic-cons this 2019! They announced their schedule back in February on LOZOLZ and finally posted details on May 2nd for the first upcoming comic-con event of the year. When: May 10-12, 2019 Name of Convention: Comicpalooza, The Texas International Comic Con Location: 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010 … Continue reading Line Webtoon at Texas Comic Con
The Best Places to Read Webtoons
When looking for websites or apps to read webtoons, two things should be considered: supporting creators and webtoon quality. Whether they know it or not, a lot of readers read webtoons through third-party platforms that sometimes steal webcomics originally posted on sites that have exclusive digital rights to them. When readers purchase or just simply … Continue reading The Best Places to Read Webtoons
What are “Webtoons”?
It has been on my mind for a while now, that not many people actually know what a webtoon is, despite reading them or being of fan of them themselves. The word “webtoon” was invented in Korea. It came from the compounding of two words: “web” and “cartoon”. It’s literal definition, according the English Oxford … Continue reading What are “Webtoons”?