A new thriller series is heading to Netflix next month and it looks like it’s a bit messed up! Korean series “Squid Game”, which arrives on September 17th, follows 456 contestants as they play a number of childhood games each day to try and win ₩45.6 billion (approx £28m). However, the competition is incredibly mysterious, and the games are always deadly.
A mysterious invitation to join the game is sent to people at risk who are in dire need of money. 456 participants from all walks of life are locked into a secret location where they play games in order to win 45.6 billion won. Every game is a Korean traditional children’s game such as Red Light, Green Light, but the consequence of losing is death. Who will be the winner, and what is the purpose behind this game?
You can see a short teaser for the 9-episode series below: