SBStook their election broadcast to an epic level.
The presidential election took place on May 9. Numerous broadcasting stations canceled variety shows and dramas but this did not mean boring hours of election results for SBS.The broadcasting station decided to lighten things up and took on a ‘Game of Thrones’ parody.
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The presidential candidates turned into warriors in armors who rode horses and literally battled for the victory.
SBS’ brilliant idea also had a drastic impact on its viewer ratings. Out of the top 3 major broadcasting stations (SBS, MBC, KBS), SBS recorded the highest ratings with 7.49% while KBS1 came in second with 6.96% and MBC in third with 5.15%.
Not only Koreans but viewers around the globe expressed amazement at SBS’ unique idea, and commented, “This is insane lol”, “Lol daebak”, “Were they on drugs? lolol”
President-electMoon Jae In saying “dracarys”to his rivals on top of Drogon:
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