Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

7. Deferred Revenue

7. Deferred Revenue
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2020
Revenue from Contract with Customer [Abstract]  
Deferred Revenue

Note 7: Deferred Revenue


As of December 31, 2020, and 2019, the Company had total short term and long term deferred revenue of $4,432,377 and $5,108,953, respectively. Deferred revenue includes both (i) variable fee contracts with licensees and customers in which the Company had collected advances and minimum guarantees against future royalties and (ii) fixed fee contracts. The Company recognizes revenue related to these contracts when all revenue recognition criteria have been met. Included in the deferred revenue balance as of December 31, 2020 is $3,367,086 which is the remaining balance from the total $3,489,583 advance against future royalty that Sony paid to the Company for both the foreign and domestic distribution rights.