SHINING THE SPOTLIGHT ON CREATIVITY

Malaysia’s rapidly maturing digital creative industry, which includes animations, movies, and video games, is proving to be a significant growth driver to the nation.

MDEC has introduced initiatives to boost our digital content creators, allowing them to better realise their potential by providing them with essential tools and knowledge. This results in locally made content that is now captivating a worldwide audience.

National Impact

Malaysia’s digital content market has grown substantially over the years. Here are the end-of-the-year figures for 2018.

RM7.9B

IN REVENUE

CAGR 2013-2017: 6%
RM1.42B

IN EXPORT SALES

CAGR 2013-2017: 35%
11,590

JOBS CREATED

CAGR 2013-2017: 4%

Industry Size

As Malaysia’s digital content market continues to grow, the local digital creative content industry has also expanded in order to accommodate said growth.

100

ANIMATION COMPANIES

122

VFX COMPANIES

57

GAMES AND INTERACTIVE
MEDIA COMPAINES

93

NEW MEDIA & PLATFORMS COMPANIES

Kre8tif

This is how we help develop Malaysia’s creative content industry

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Level Up

Discover our initiative to push Malaysia as a hub for games development

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Digital Content Creators Challenge (DiCE)

Learn how we provide aspiring creators that chance to turn their ideas into reality

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Digital Content Fund

Here’s how we help fund local creative content production companies

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MSC Malaysia Animation
& Creative Content Center (MAC3)

Learn how we inspire the public in the opportunities in content creation and commercialisation

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SHINING THE SPOTLIGHT ON CREATIVITY

MDEC Intellectual Property Creators’ Challenge (IPCC) 2018 Games Winner Announcement
Level Up KL 2017
MDEC’s Kre8tif! Conference