Tuesday, July 19, 2011

[News] Kim Hyun Joong’s Cartoon Avatar ‘U:ZOOSIN’ Draws in Over a Million in Sales

Kim Hyun Joong’s official animated character U:ZOOSIN has reportedly sold 50,000 set units in Korea alone, boasting approximately $1,900,000 USD in sales.

The character was developed by his agency Key East. For the character, Kim Hyun Joong personally made notes and drew sketches and then uploaded them to places like his official website.

The (U:ZOOSIN) character was first introduced to the public back on June 7th at Kim Hyun Joong’s official showcase, and the merchandise are now being sold in 10 different countries including Korea, Japan, Taiwan, and Singapore.

Kim Hyun Joong’s agency reported, “The exact sales numbers have not yet been reported. We’re continuously receiving orders for the merchandise from within Korea and overseas.”

(U:ZOOSIN)’s merchandise includes photobooks, T-shirts, small accessories, posters, and key holders. Meanwhile, Kim Hyun Joong is busy promoting his follow-up track, “Kiss Kiss“.