- Index hide1 With more than 230 million subscribers in its portfolio, Netflix is the platform for streaming market leader.2 According to a survey, 72.4 percent of young people between the ages of 15 and 19 say they are interested in anime.
With more than 230 million subscribers in its portfolio, Netflix is the platform for streaming market leader.
According to a survey, 72.4 percent of young people between the ages of 15 and 19 say they are interested in anime.
Nowadays, ‘Naruto’ is the most popular anime worldwide, followed by ‘Dragon Ball’ Y ‘One Piece’.
With the upcoming release of live action of ‘One Piece’Netflix confirms that one of its biggest bets has undoubtedly been anime, one of the fastest growing industries in recent years and with which it has won a large number of subscribers.
The platform based in Los Gatos, California, continues to consolidate its brand and, with it, adding more subscribers to its portfolio. Today, Netflix already has more than 230 million users worldwide, being the leading video company streaming nowadays.
Of course, the market is increasingly competitive, which is why spaces like Disney Plus, HBO Max, Amazon Prime Video and, more recently, Paramount Plus, which, from having 39.6 million subscribers, went on to account for 43.3 million in 2022 and, in fact, the goal of exceeding the barrier of 100 million subscribers by 2024 has been set, according to Company data.
From this perspective, it is clear that each space has its own strategy to reach a larger audience and, in this sense, Netflix has different bets, such as video games, some series like ‘Stranger Things’, Squid Game, ‘Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story’‘Wednesday’, among others, which, as if that were not enough, have given new subscribers to the platform.
However, another of his biggest bets has been anime, considered one of the most important industries today and which has a large youth audience.
Netflix insists on anime: confirm live action of ‘One Piece’ by 2023
Within the so-called “youth culture”, anime seems to be one of the most important industries in consumer habits. According to a survey conducted by conducted by Dentsu of a group of young people between 20 and 29 years old, 64 percent answered that they are interested in anime, while the The corresponding figure for those ages 15 to 19 was 72.4 percent..
Taking these data as a reference, it is not surprising that various industries, such as Netflix, decide to “play” on that side of the field, and now, through its social networks, the company confirmed that it will be 2023 when the movie is released. live action of ‘One Piece’one of the most popular anime and, without a doubt, one of the products most celebrated by fans.
Adventure is on the horizon! One Piece sets sail in 2023 https://t.co/5YhPXFt8GS pic.twitter.com/GQH2MSAvCF
—Netflix (@netflix) January 30, 2023
Nowadays, ‘One Piece’ is one of the most popular anime in the industry. According to a ranking published by ReelRundown, ‘Naruto’ is the most popular series among the population. In fact, 27 percent of those surveyed indicated it as their favorite Japanese anime series, while ‘Dragon Ball’ Y ‘One Piece’ They were in second and third position, respectively.
Secondly, ‘One Piece’ It has become the best-selling manga in history with nearly 500 million units worldwide.followed by ‘Golgo 13’ Y ‘Dragon Ball’.