A renowned player in China's entertainment and technology industry, Fantawild Holdings Inc. has more than 40 subsidiaries specializing in various fields, as well as many awards and honorable titles such as one of "China's Top 30 Enterprises" for seven consecutive years, "Advanced Unit of Cultural System Reform in China", "Top 10 Most Influential Cultural Enterprises in China" in 2011, "Key Cultural Exporting Enterprise", "WIPO Copyright Gold Award", "China's Top 10 Copyright Owners" by the Copyright Protection Center of China (CPCC), "Top 10 Innovative Enterprises in Guangdong Province", "Civility Unit of Guangdong Province", "Copyright Demonstration Enterprise of Guangdong Province", and more. Its animations and performances have also taken home many prestigious awards in the field of entertainment, such as the "Best Works Award" issued by the Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee, the "Government Awards for Chinese Culture and Art – Animation Award", "Best Chinese Cartoons" selected by State Board, the "Lotus Award for Modern Dance", "Key Animated Products", "Key National Animation Brand", etc. Currently Fantawild has applied for over 200 patents both at home and abroad, as well as over 400 trademarks, and has registered more than 300 copyrights and software.
Fantawild is the only company in China with the technology and talents to independently complete the design, production, and exportation of large-scale theme parks. The 2016 Theme Index and Museum Index, created and distributed by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) and the economics practice at AECOM, shows that Fantawild proudly ranks 5th on the list of Top 10 Theme Park Groups Worldwide.
Fantawild has operated 23 theme parks in China in cities like Wuhu, Qingdao, Zhuzhou, Shenyang, Zhengzhou, Xiamen, Tianjin, etc. There are four main types of Fantawild parks, namely “Fantawild Adventure”, “Fantawild Dreamland”, “Fantawild Oriental Heritage”, and “Fantawild Water Park”. Fantawild has built its theme parks into a famous cultural tourist brand nationwide with positive feedback from visitors. Fantawild theme parks have brought remarkable social benefits and become one of the backbones of China’s tourism industry. Among them, Wuhu Fantawild Resort is rated as a “National 5A-Level Tourist Attraction”. Fantawild theme parks are exported to Iran and Ukrain, making Fantawild the pioneer in China’s amusement park industry to “go global”. “Fantawild Adventure” in Iran began to operate in August, 2014.
Fantawild is now embarking on the "Charming China” park project, which contains 3 parks: the Chinese Cultural Heritage Park, which displays traditions from ancient China; the Road to a Modern Era, showing the glories of modern China; and Tomorrow's China, which gives us an outlook on the future of China.
Fantawild owns the biggest special effects film company in China, which has the highest output, most variety of films, and is capable of developing and exporting complete sets of amusement park equipment as well as more than 10 types of special effects films. Its "circle vision 4D theater" has been exported to more than 40 countries and territories, including the US, Canada, Italy, etc., along with over 20 movies for those theaters every year.
Fantawild's animations are broadcast on CCTV and over 200 national TV stations in China with excellent ratings and also rank top on many giant media platforms with over 180 billion hits. Internationally, the programs have been distributed to more than 100 countries and territories including the US, Italy, Russia, Singapore, and more. Some of those animations are broadcast on media giants such as Nickelodeon Asia, Disney Taiwan, Sony, Netflix, and StarTimes.
So far, Boonie Bears has become the No.1 Chinese animated media franchise. Boonie Bears feature films have earned more than 200 million USD at box office and set many new records in Chinese animation industry. The feature films have also been released in over 20 countries and territories, covering including the CIS, Latin America, MENA, South Africa, South Korea, the Phillipines, Australia, Turkey, Spain, Bulgaria and Greece.
Fantawild's animations have won many awards, including "Key National Animation Brand", the “Best 3D Animated Program” at ATF, the Kids Jury Awards at MIPJunior in Cannes, a Platinum and a Gold Remi Awards at the World Fest-Houston International Film Festival, the Pulcinella Awards at Cartoons on the Bay in Italy, the Cinekids Award at BIFF, selection for the final contest of the "Annecy Crystal for Best Feature Film", and more. It strengthens Fantawild’s foothold and shores up its image in the international market.
Fantawild has created many world-class stage performances, including Ashley, Bubble Ballet, Legend of Lady Meng Jiang, and more. The stunning performances and the magnificent stage effects have greatly impressed audiences. Fantawild's performances have brought home many awards, such as Silver Prize of the Lotus Awards for Excellent Modern Dances, and Brass Ring Award in 2014 & 2015.MORE>>
Based on its diversified industrial pattern and the perfect combination of theme parks, special effects films, themed performances, animation, and consumer products, Fantawild has gone on to develop creative designs. These designs have propelled Fantawild into new and exciting brand licensing business with other licensees and made way for new merchandising sales channels.
So far, there have been more than 20,000 kinds of products covering over 20 categories such as toys, stationary, apparel, household products, food & beverage, publishing, sports, mobile games, etc., which has greatly boosted the value of the brand of “Fantawild”.
Fantawild is the only company in China to have the capability to design, construct and export theme parks. Besides that, its business also includes Special Effects Films, animations (the Boonie Bears series is the most famous one), themed performances, and consumer products.
Fantawild Holdings Inc. is growing at an exciting pace, and will remain a trendsetter in China's entertainment and technology industry.