dimsum, the homegrown video-on-demand service today celebrates with its annual event “Celebrate Asia with dimsum” at Sunway Pyramid.
“The anniversary, themed “Celebrate Asia with dimsum”runs from 16th to 18th November 2018, 10am to 10pm at Sunway Pyramid. This year’s event attractions include prizes, games, dimsum app experience station, Instagram booth and many more for participants to try out for free when they sign in or sign up as dimsum users. All the games and activities represent different Asian themes from Taiwan, Singapore, China, Japan and more. During the weekend, there will be an additional Slime Workshop for kids and Snack Station. At the Instagram booth, each participant will get one printed photo when they take a picture at the booth and upload to their own social media platforms with the hashtag #dimsumasia #dimsummy.
On 17th November, the cast from trending Chinese series, The Eternal Love 2, Liang Jie, Prince Wang Hao Ge, Chen You Wei and Sun Yi Ning will be present to promote their new drama and to meet their fans. The star tour will continue on 18th November with Elvin Ng and Ian Fang, the lead actors from Till We Meet Again, a new premiering Singaporean drama on dimsum.
During the launch, dimsum also announced the launch of dimsum in Singapore.
Lam Swee Kim, Chief Marketing Officer of dimsum said: “Celebrating our second anniversary is a great milestone for all of us in dimsum. This is also a time to take a look at where we started, what we have achieved over the past 24 months, and our plans for the year ahead.”
“Our previous titles such as You Are My Destiny, Fire of Eternal Love and Sweet Dreams have been a huge success. And moving forward, our focus will continue on bringing the Best Asian Content to dimsum subscribers,” Lam added.
dimsum also unveils the upcoming new releases, including the manhua-adapted The King of Blaze by Chen Bo Lin and Jing Tian, workplace romance Our Glamorous Time starring Zhao Li Ying and Jin Han, historical drama The Longest Day in Chang An by Lei Jia Yin and Jackson Yi, as well as Nicholas Tse’s food travelogue Chef Nic. New Thai series The Battle of Stars and Devil Angel will also be coming soon.
Since its launch in 2016, dimsum has received the trust and support from users and business partners, reaching close to 1,000,000 subscribers, with over 600,000 applications downloaded and still growing. Besides premiere and popular shows from China, Japan, Thailand, Taiwan, Singapore, as well as the best collection of dramas from Hong Kong and Korea, dimsum is also proud of its user-friendly features; five concurrent users, multiple devices, watch in HD quality, multi-language subtitles, download function and parental control.
In 2018, dimsum adds Android TVs to its device compatibility of smartphones, laptops, tablets, computers, Google Chromecast, Apple Airplay and Samsung Smart TVs. The platform is further enhanced with the introduction of free content such as 988 and R.AGE, as well as the addition of new partner TM Unifi to its current telco billing options alongside Maxis, Celcom and Digi.
“The focus in 2019 will continue with key content offering, service and distribution enhancement. We have recently rolled out sponsorship on dimsum and that has been very encouraging because we have a ‘brand safe’ environment within a premium target audience. We are very excited to have more partners collaborating with dimsum locally and across the region.
“Regional expansion will also be a big part of our plans moving forward. dimsum is now available in Malaysia, Brunei, Singapore and more in the pipeline.”, said Lam.
As part of the second anniversary celebration, dimsum rolls out a limited time special offer on subscriptions at RM59 (usual RM83) for 6 months and RM99 (usual RM165) for 12 months.
Celebrate Asia with dimsum, The Eternal Love 2 and Till We Meet Again Malaysia Tour is organized by dimsum, supported by official venue – Sunway Pyramid, Official Radio – 988. Special thanks to Somerset Uptown Damansara Petaling Jaya and DreamWorks Kung Fu Panda Kitchen. During 3 days event, all fans will enjoy a RM8 off 2 rides to and from Sunway Pyramid Shopping Mall when using Grab. Just apply the promo code DIMSUM18 and only valid for GrabPay.
For more information, visit dimsum.asia, dimsum official Facebook (facebook.com/dimsum.my) or Instagram (@dimsum.my).