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[Korea] 5th and 6th Korean Cartoon Character Stores Open in Seoul

  • Date05/16/2013
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[Photo Credit: Cuvid]

Animation enthusiasts and shoppers in the market for all things cute welcomed the opening of the fifth “Cuvid” store and sixth “Tocharacter Shop” located near Jongno-gu, Seoul-si, on May 10, 2013.

“Cuvid” is located on Haechi floor, the basement of Gwanghwamun Square, and includes souvenirs from a number of household names including Pororo, Robocar Poli and Mashimaro. “Tocharacter Shop” is located in areas around Samcheongdong-gil Road and mainly has various kinds of animation-themed fashion products.

Other recent store openings include the fifth and sixth branches of “Eokkaedongmu” (Haeundae, Busan), “Mon+C” (Cartoon and Image Complex, Bucheon), and “Toynara” (Lotte World, Seoul and KINTEX, Goyang).

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<Cuvid & Tocharacter Shop>
Cuvid (5th store) Haechi floor in Gwanghwamun Square, Jongno-gu, Seoul
(B1, Gwanghwamun Station (Subway line 5))
Tocharacter Shop (6th store) Areas around Samcheongdong-gil Road, in Jongno-gu Seoul
(Full address: 39-7, Palpan-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul)
Open Date: May 10, 2013
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