China is Creating Brand New “Star Wars” Stories

October 17, 2019 7:20 pm

Beijing (PingWest)—October 16, China Literature, a Shanghai-based online literature firm, reach an agreement with Disney China in Shanghai. The two parties will join forces to produce the first Chinese-language Star Wars web fiction, as well as the first storylines in the Star Wars universe written by a Chinese author. 

The cooperation will bring more “localized and diversified” Star Wars content to Chinese readers,  said China Literature. It will bring “China’s expression for a world-class galaxy,” said Wu Wenhui, chief executive of the company.

China Literature, which is listed in Hong Kong, has 217 million monthly active users.