A rep stated, "'Yong Pal' has been extended by two episodes. We will do our best in order to create a drama that is even more fun with the leads in focus for the remainder of the broadcasts." The drama will then end with a total of eighteen episodes on October 1!
The drama has been seeing relatively success, even passing 20% in viewer ratings! It remains to be seen if they can maintain that much interest for two more episodes than expected.