‘Squid Game’ is the buzzword of the month, and with good reason. The dark, unpredictable South Korean survival drama follows a group of people, who are up to their neck in debt, participate in violent murder games to win money. No, we are not making that up!
With its unexpected twists and heartbreaking scenes, ‘Squid Game’ has captured the Internet’s attention and how! In fact, it is the first Korean drama to top Netflix’s ten-most watched charts globally.
And now, this pop culture phenomenon has racked up another accolade – it is now officially Netflix’s biggest series ever. With 111 million fans, it has overtaken ‘Bridgerton’ as the streaming giant’s biggest and most popular series.
Squid Game has officially reached 111 million fans — making it our biggest series launch ever! pic.twitter.com/SW3FJ42Qsn
— Netflix (@netflix) October 12, 2021
In case you’re living under a rock and are yet to watch the series, we’ll give you eight reasons why you ought to remedy that immediately.