Netflix will spend US $ 8 billion (around Rp 83 trillion) by 2018 to create many exclusive original series and anime.
The term fuel money in a technology company usually appears when the company gets investments or is making a big profit. This happens in one of the world's largest video-on-demand (19459007) streaming companies, [Netflix]
The company, which was founded in August 1997, was profitable thanks to its original series such as Stranger Things, House of Cards, Hibana, Orange Is the New Black, and Luke Cage.
In order to reap even greater profits Netfilx plans to spend US $ 8 billion to create and develop an exclusive original series on Netflix by 2018.
The company itself has made a profit of US $ 1 billion (approximately Rp.13 trillion) in just three months and managed to add five million subscribers in that period.
Through video call with analysts, Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos explains that the US $ 8 billion money will be used to produce 30 new anime series and 80 new movies and all are scheduled will be launched in 2018.
With such a statement, it can be proven that exclusive anime and movie excerpts on Netflix are well received and investments to produce new anime and movies are appropriate.
By adding new anime and movie catalogs, Netflix seems to want to earn an Oscar nomination through its movie like an Amazon Studios movie titled Manchester by the Sea which brought six nominations and brought home two trophies in the Original Scenario category Best and Best Actor brought home by Casey Affleck.
Netflix is being heavily-incessantly making anime original that can only be watched on the site. In September 2017 they worked together with frontman Vampire Weekend and Jaden Smith to make the anime Neo Yokio aided by Production I.G.
Netflix has also distributed some popular anime titles such as Ajin and Sidonia no Kishi which received a positive response from anime fans and lay audiences in the west.
They also collaborated with Polygon Pictures and produced a film adapted from a popular manga entitled Blame! Dan has released live action Death Note in August 2017 yesterday.
Edited by Fachrul Razi