KOCOWA is now streaming the critically acclaimed drama “Range League,” which supplies an inside look into the Korea Baseball Group (KBO) League
LOS ANGELES, Might 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — by way of NEWMEDIAWIRE — Lacking Stay Sports activities? KOCOWA’s sports activities leisure knocks it out of the park with “Range League,” a 16-episode Korean Drama subtitled in English and now streaming offers viewers an unique perspective on the Korea Baseball Group (KBO) League.
“Range League” is concerning the worst skilled baseball group, Goals (a fictional group), that hires a brand new common supervisor (Namkoong Min, “Physician Prisoner,” “Cheongdam-dong Alice”) to attempt to revive them again to their authentic glory together with the assistance of a feminine operations supervisor (Park Eun Bin, “The Ghost Detective,” “Decide vs. Decide”). Every episode facilities across the totally different points they must face week after week as they vie to be a part of the Korean Sequence champions. To present American audiences a really feel for what it’s wish to attend an precise KBO League sport, “Range League” was shot in Incheon SK Joyful Dream Park, an actual Korean baseball stadium and residential of the KBO League group, SK Wyverns.
“Range League” aired earlier this yr and at its hottest had excessive scores of 19.1%. It is a enormous achievement when common view scores for Korean Dramas are often beneath 10%. “Range League” shouldn’t be solely critically acclaimed in Korea, however throughout the USA. New York Instances tv critic Mike Hale referred to as it “an entertaining cleaning soap opera with a melancholy edge.” It’s a must-watch Korean model of the favored American movie, “Moneyball.”
“2020 has been a remarkably tough yr as a consequence of Covid-19, however this has created a very unprecedented market area for streaming tv platforms particularly since stay sports activities have been additionally placed on maintain,” stated KCP CEO, Kun Hee Park. “On a constructive be aware, 2020 has additionally been the yr of Korean leisure, with the Oscar-winning movie “Parasite” and now the ESPN and KBO League partnership. We wish to let the Americas know that KOCOWA can also be right here to fill in these leisure and adrenaline gaps with dynamic sports-related programming.”
Since its inception, KOCOWA has been main the way in which in Korean leisure within the Americas. The platform is greatest identified for its each day uploads of present broadcast-quality programming direct from Korea with premium English and Portuguese subtitles. KOCOWA dramas, actuality, and Ok-pop reveals can be found inside 6 hours after their authentic airtime in Korea, making it the popular place for followers to observe their favourite packages as quickly as attainable. An awesome majority of KOCOWA viewers are various and below 40, with the most important audiences residing within the US, Canada, and Brazil.
So as to add to your streaming binge, KOCOWA provides the perfect in Korean sports activities leisure with reveals like “Good-looking Tigers,” “Working Man,” “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo,” “Grasp within the Home,” and extra.
About KCP and KOCOWA
The Korea Content material Platform, Inc. (KCP) is a three way partnership between the highest three tv broadcasters in Korea (KBS, MBC, and SBS). KCP launched KOCOWA, a number one subscription on-line video supplier, providing the most recent Korean leisure to all audiences within the Americas, with the most important audiences in the USA, Canada, and Brazil. KOCOWA offers probably the most strong lineup of Korean Drama, Actuality, and Ok-Pop content material with all programming subtitled in English and Portuguese. KOCOWA has probably the most sought out Korean content material with availability on a number of units, and just lately surpassed 4.5 million subscribers on YouTube. KOCOWA can also be at present obtainable for subscription by way of different Multichannel Video Programming Distributors (MVPDs) within the Americas. For extra data go to www.kcpglob.com.