Squid Game is a survival drama tv series similarly named Korean children’s game where 456 players participate in a contest where you can win ₩45.6 billion, but if you lose, it’s the death penalty. The players are forced to wear green tracksuits and are constantly monitored by masked guards in pink jumpsuits, with the games being overseen by the Front Man, who wears a black mask and wears a black outfit.
Creator, Writer and Director: Hwang Dong-hyuk
Country of origin: South Korea
Original language: Korean
No. of seasons: 1
No. of episodes: 9
Original network: Netflix
Original release: September 17, 2021