AceShowbiz - "Squid Game" immediately caught people's attention after it debuted on Netflix on September 27. Offering fresh plot, the South Korean series tells "an imaginative, unorthodox story in which 456 contestants risk their lives in a mysterious survival game -- involving multiple rounds of childhood games -- for a chance to win 45.6 billion won."
It was officially named the biggest launch for a new show on Netflix, surpassing "Bridgerton", after it reached 111 million viewers in less than a month. Additionally, "Squid Game" is among Netflix's Top 10 list in around 94 countries. The dystopian show is also the platform's first-ever Korean series to reach the No. 1 spot in the U.S.