5 - 8 October 2024

Asian Contents & Film Market 2024

2020 Selections

  • Korean IP
  • Taiwanese IP
  • Japanese IP

E-IP Market introduces original content, from books, stories, web comics, web novels adaptable across multiple media platforms, to film, media and entertainment industry professionals. Due to the original settings and compelling storylines of the works previously selected, numerous contracts have been successfully negotiated and finalized.

17 Korean selections are notable as a diverse genre. In particular, the sci-fi and fantasy genre based on unique storylines, comedy and drama highlight lively characters, action themes and noir genre as told through dynamic narrations.

(IP Title in alphabetical order)
No. Title Company Author Genre IP
1 A-men ALL THAT STORY CO., LTD KIM Chanyeong Comedy, Drama, Cult Story
2 Bad Mom GOZKNOCK ENT LEE Ji-eun Mystery, Suspense, Thriller Book
3 Burning Heart

acquired the drama series adaptation right

KYOBO BOOK CENTRE LEE Doo-on Suspense, Thriller, Mystery Book

under development for production of drama series

TAKEONE COMPANY KANG Hyeonggyu Action, Drama, Fantasy Webtoon
5 Children of the Empire

acquired the webtoon adaptation right

GOZKNOCK ENT LEE Sungjin Historical Drama, Mystery, Suspense Book
6 Fisher of Men LICO CORP. LICO Mystery, Thriller, Suspense Story
7 How to Extend Mrs. Lim's Lifespan GOLDENBOUGH Kangumgoa Comedy, Drama Web Novel
8 Jini, Jinny EUNHAENG NAMU PUBLISHING CO., LTD JEONG You Jeong Drama, Fantasy, Adventure Book
9 Marshal Allen's Detective Office MUNPIA INC. Writer S Action, Sci-fi, Suspense Web Novel
10 One Baby Two Daddies STORYCOMPANY Story: HEO Iwon
Art: LEE Gyeongseok
Comedy, Drama, Romance Webtoon
11 The Pit TAKEONE COMPANY LEE Dong Cheol Drama, Noir, Action Webtoon
12 The Past of Lights MOONJI PUBLISHING CO., LTD. EUN Heekyung Drama, Comedy, Romance Book
13 Reapers

under development for production of drama series

Art: AN Kyung-ik
Sci-fi, Fantasy, Action Webtoon
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RIDIBOOKS webtoon series completed

SAFEHOUSE INC. SHIM Neoul Sci-fi, Drama, Romance Book
15 Sinkhole STORYHOUSE Story: JIN Cheolsu
Art: Mongwoo
Mystery, Thriller, Horror Webtoon
16 The Smuggling: Least Concern SAFEHOUSE INC. LEE Sanwha Adventure, Crime, Action Book
17 The Time-warping Salaryman MUNPIA INC. Jungjoohaeng Drama, Fantasy, Romance Web Novel

1)Included in a book Superstar

* Webtoon: a term used to describe Korean web comics

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