What is Squid Game?

Squid Game is a Netflix original South Korean survival drama series created by Hwang Dong-hyuk.

The series revolves around a contest in which 456 players, all of whom are facing financial difficulties, risk their lives to play a series of deadly children's games for the chance to win a 45.6 billion prize.

Squid Game was released worldwide on September 17,2021, and it quickly became the most-watched series, becoming the most-viewed program in 94 countries and racking up 1.65 billion viewing hours in its first four weeks.

Let us discuss the series synopsis. A story about people who fail in life for various reasons, but then receive a mysterious invitation to participate in a survival game for a chance to win more than 38 million US dollars. The game is played on an isolated island, and the participants are imprisoned until a winner is decided. Popular Korean children's games such as the squid game were popular in the 1970s and 1980s.

So, let's talk about the fandom of this series. After watching the series, many influencers recreated the squid game challenge, and youtubers are also creating squid games in roblox. Now, it's still trending, and Netflix announced a reality competition program based on Squid Game, with 456 players competing for a large cash prize. Season 2 of this show was renewed in June 2022.