Recently Silicon Valley-based Fenox Venture Capital announced its investment in Japan’s Dream Link Entertainment Inc., which it notes is the largest Flash animation company in that country.
I was initially a little curious as to why Fenox would be interested in investing in a Flash animation company, given the current trajectory of Flash as a technology. I’m told that the draw of DLE as a company is in the popular characters it has created, and in its style of animation and storytelling – which the firm believes has huge potential in the global market. DLE animations have previously won ‘Best Animation’ and ‘Best Director’ at the New York International Independent Film and Video Festival. ...Tech In Asia 12/13/2012 [en]
- DLE defines its concept as Fast Animation which provides short, low cost, and frequently updated new content to users' preferred devices whenever they want. Along with penetration of smartphone, tablet, and Internet enabled any devices including TV, the combination of technology and animation which DLE provides would create larger businesses in the future.