Although I've never been to South Korea, it has always looked like a fun country. Thanks to their movies, the K-pop and of course, this guy...

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However, if a report by The Verge is to be believed, even the media coverage of their presidential elections was more fun than a Bollywood entertainer.

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Take for example this kickass visual inspired by Game of Thrones.

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They even made the presidential candidates run like Rocky Balboa.


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What's more, the presidential candidates even got a Pokémon Go game in their honour. 

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Of course what helped was the fact they they were sporting enough in real life as well.

This isn't the first time the South Korean media has done a light hearted coverage of their elections. 

They had done so back in 2016...

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And way back in 2012 as well.

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While Moon Jae-in might've ultimately come to power, it's the media coverage that was the real winner.