Korean webtoons are more popular than ever before. They are starting to get global attention thanks to streaming platforms like Netflix that have successfully taken Korean webtoons and turned them into Korean dramas and Korean films. The development of new media devices like smartphones and tablets make it easy for fans to consume the content. Webtoons can be read pretty much anywhere and at any time. Most Webtoons are free, therefore readers do not need to spend any money which has lead to a large loyal fan base.