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According to the estimation of HKDEA, there are approximately 38 companies with comics as their major business and the number of comics artists exceeds 180 in Hong Kong. As one of the Hong Kong’s oldest cultural creative industries, comics industry is in a transition phase. The transition has posed a high degree of impact on numerous businesses. A considerable number of publishers have given up being Japanese comics agents and publishing local comics series. Some comics artists turn to work in the Mainland, some choose to publish their works on other channels. One of the biggest problems the industry face lies in copyright infringement problem online. Out of the 37 companies/comics artists responded in the survey, 18 (48.6%) are neutral in their outlook for future development whereas the numbers of being optimistic and pessimistic are 4 (10.8%) and 10 (27%) respectively.