‘Squid Game’ Season 2: The Widely Popular Survival Drama Television Series by Netflix is Back Again with Big Return.

The widely popular and lethal competition among 456 contestants is back. It is the most popular web series by Netflix published in 2021. If You don’t know about what Squid game is we will give you a teaser of it.

Squid Game is a survival drama (South Korean) television series created by Hwang Dong-hyuk for Netflix. It featured Lee Jung-jaeWi Ha-joon, Park Hae-sooO Yeong-su, HoYeon JungAnupam Tripathi Heo Sung-tae, and Kim Joo-ryoung.

It is a lethal game of 456 contestants who are in deep financial hardship and have gone through a series of deadly children’s games to gamble their life to win 45.6 billion (US$35 million). The title of the series is based on a similarly named Korean’s children game. Considering Hwang’s own economic struggle as well as the class disparity in South Korea and capitalism he conceived the idea of Squid game. Although he wrote the story in 2009 he did not find any production company to fund his idea. All of a sudden Netflix took an interest in it around 2019 as part of their foreign offerings.

After its worldwide release on September 17, 2021, it quickly became Netflix’s most-watched series in 94 countries which has almost 1650 million hours of watch time and attracted over 142 million member households in its first four weeks which suppressed Bridgerton as the most watched show. Additionally, it has also received multiple awards such as Miniseries or Television Film for O Yeong-su,  Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, as well as Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor and a Female Actor in a Drama Series for HoYeon Jung and Lee Jung-Jae, respectively. All of them are the first three Korean actors to win in these categories.

Season 1

Seong Gi-hun is an indebted gambler and divorced father who with his old elderly mother was invited to play a series of deadly children’s games to gamble their life for a chance to win a large cash prize. After accepting the offer he was transported to an undisclosed unfamiliar location where he found himself with other 455 contestants who are all going through a deep financial crisis. The participants were wearing green tracksuits and are kept always under watch by masked guards wearing pink jumpsuits. It was soon discovered by players that the deadly consequence of losing the game is nothing but death and with each death ₩100 million was adding to the potential ₩45.6 billion grand prize (US$38 million or 33 million).

Season 2

Netflix shared a trailer of season 2. Take a look

Season 1 returnees in addition to the character of Gi-hun will include the leader of the masked stuff Front Man (Lee Byung-hun) and Hwang Jun-ho (Wi Ha-jun) who is a detective secretly entered into the game in search of his brother.

Now let us introduce the new players. The new video from Tudum reveals that four new members will be featured in season 2.

Yim Si-wan who was the man in Unlock which is about the life of a women turned upside down after having found her lost cellphone which was used to track her every move.

Kang Ha-neul is produced in season 2. Yo can watch The Pirates: The Last Royal Treasure. This is all about searching the lost royal treasure in the sea.

Park Sung-hoon was introduced in the season 2. You can see him in The Glory.

Yang Dong-geun is also introduced in the season 2. You can see him in Yaksha: Ruthless Operations.

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