LINE FRIENDS is a global character brand featuring memorable characters which was originally created for use as stickers for the leading mobile messenger application LINE and its 200 million active users worldwide. With ‘BROWN & FRIENDS’ at our heart represented by ‘BROWN’, ‘CHOCO’, ‘CONY’ and 'SALLY' as signature characters, we are continuously creating and introducing new Intellectual Properties (IP) like BT21, ROY6, in addition to Running Man and Usamaru.
- We introduce a wide range of products which are practical and adorable at home, in the office or even outdoors, LINE FRIENDS makes every occasion special.
- LINE FRIENDS works with global partners across multiple industries to reach more customers by producing branded consumer products and expanding distribution channels.
- LINE FRIENDS creates entertainment such as animated movies and games. Reconciling character merchandising and IT, the company is expanding its business to AI and IoT.
|15||Korea||[Store Notice] Announcing the grand opening of LINE FRIENDS Flagship store Gangnam and opening events||2019-07-31|
|14||[New Product] The release of BT21 Collectible Figure Vol.3 & Camping Car||2019-07-05|
|13||United States||[Store Notice] Announcement on LINE FRIENDS Hollywood LA Store Opening and BT21 Special Events||2019-06-12|
BROWN & FRIENDS
Originally created as stickers for leading mobile messenger application LINE and its 200 million active users, BROWN & FRIENDS has expanded beyond mobile use and developed into a highly successful lifestyle brand.
Created in collaboration with global superstar BTS, BT21 is winning the hearts of millennials worldwide. It is also the first outcome of 'FRIENDS CREATORS' platform, where LINE FRIENDS team up with influential artists to create new characters for IP & content business.
LINE FRIENDS collaborated with Chinese idol star Roy Wang to launch ROY6, the second outcome of 'FRIENDS CREATORS'. ROY6 presents a lineup of characters whose appearance, personality, capability and storytelling reflects Roy Wang’s irresistable charms.