Ko Yu-rim (Kim Ji-yeon/Bona from WJSN) and Moon Ji-woong (Choi Hyun-wook) come to play here on a date in episode 13 of Twenty-Five Twenty-One/25 21 (스물다섯 스물하나) (tvN, 2022).
Bae Ta-mi (Im Soo-jeong) is a regular Tekken player at this arcade in Search: WWW/Type in Search Word: WWW (검색어를 입력하세요: WWW) (tvN, 2019). In episode 1, she encounters an opponent who continued to defeat her in every game — this turns out to be Park Mo-gun/Morgan (Jang Ki-yong), who advises her to keep practicing. When Ta-mi leaves the arcade, she finds Mo-gun/Morgan waiting for her outside, impressed by her determination to win.
Mengkkongyee Oraksil [맹꽁이오락실] is a games arcade with various retro game consoles. It is located in Jeonju’s neighborhood Nosong [Nosong-dong/노송동] (Namnosong-dong), in the Wansan District [Wansan-gu/완산구]. It’s about a 7-9 min walk to/from Café Fleurs [플뢰르 카페].
6 Dongmun-gil, Wansan-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
전라북도 전주시 완산구 동문길 6
Geolocation: 35.819564, 127.153413
From Seoul By Bus
Seoul Express Bus Terminal (Central City) [센트럴시티터미널]
➜ Take a bus from here to Jeonju Express Bus Terminal [전주고속버스터미널] (2h 40min ride).
➜ Locate the Express Bus Terminal/Jeonju Buddhist Center bus stop [고속버스터미널.불교회관 정류장 — no. 30-925] near the terminal
➜ Take bus 102 for 7 stops (~13 mins)
➜ Alight at the Dongbu Market bus stop [동부시장 정류장]
➜ It’s about a 5 minute walk to this location via Eunhaeng-ro [은행로] and Dongmun-gil [동문길].
➜ If you’re coming from Jeondong Cathedral or the Hanok Village, a whole host of buses go towards that direction from the Jeondong Cathedral.Hanok Village bus stop [전동성당.한옥마을 정류장 — no. 30-602]
➜ It’s either a 3 min, 2 stop; or 4 min, 3 stop ride, depending on which bus you take
➜ The buses will also stop you at the Dongbu Market bus stop.
— submitted by Mich KDL
— Photos taken by © Mich KDL, October 2019 and Florence, November 2019
— Twenty-Five Twenty-One added by Marion KDL