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India to have first webtoon comics app by Graphic India

Bangalore, India Graphic India, a character entertainment creator company in India, has announced the launch of Toonsutra, a homegrown webtoon comics platform for mobile devices, which will officially launch in April.

The new platform aims to bring high-quality webtoon and comics optimized for mobile devices. It will feature different genres such as superhero, fantasy, and romance, as well as sci-fi, and Bollywood, among others.

Prior to its official launch, the platform will release new free stories daily from well-known webtoon creators and biggest comic hits in the country, as well as global comics translated in Hindi and other regional languages. Furthermore, the platform will also showcase and promote emerging rising star creators across India, giving them a home to tell their stories.

According to Sharad Devarahan, co-founder of Graphic India, Toonsutra will become the country’s new storytelling home for disruptive Indian creators to experiment, innovate, and create engaging webtoon comic stories.

“Webtoon platforms have become an explosive phenomenon across Asia with top webtoon apps cumulatively reaching over 70 million monthly users and over 100 billion views a year. For the first time, we want to make a webtoon app dedicated for Indians and spark a mobile webcomic revolution,” said Devarahan.

The app is exclusively for India and is available on IOS and Android.