9 Story Media Group has acquired PT Bali Animation Studio and PT Bali Animasi Solusi Ekakarsa (collectively known as “BASE”), a full-service CGI animation studio located in Bali, Indonesia. Founded in 2015 by Lily Wang and Daniel Harjanto Setyawan, BASE provides high-quality animation work for clients the world over and employs 270 people. The acquisition will enhance 9 Story’s production capabilities, expand its global footprint, and increase its worldwide head count to more than 1,000 employees. Wang and Harjanto Setyawan will stay on to lead BASE and will report to 9 Story COO Cathal Gaffney.