Squid Game: Season 1

Squid Game: Season 1

Squid Game: Season 1

In this South Korean thriller series, hundreds of contestants in desperate need of cash participate in a deadly game show where they could leave with a tempting prize... or leave without their lives.

2021South Korea
ThrillerWorld Cinema

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1
17 September 2021

Red Light, Green Light

Hoping to win easy money, a broke and desperate Gi-hun agrees to take part in an enigmatic game. Not long into the first round, unforeseen horrors unfold.

EPISODE 1.2
17 September 2021

Hell

Split on whether to continue or quit, the group holds a vote. But their realities in the outside world may prove to be just as unforgiving as the game.

EPISODE 1.3
17 September 2021

The Man with the Umbrella

A few players enter the next round — which promises equal doses of sweet and deadly — with hidden advantages. Meanwhile, Jun-ho sneaks his way inside.

EPISODE 1.4
17 September 2021

Stick to the Team

As alliances form among the players, no one is safe in the dorm after lights-out. The third game challenges Gi-hun's team to think strategically.

EPISODE 1.5
17 September 2021

A Fair World

Gi-hun and his team take turns keeping guard through the night. The masked men encounter trouble with their co-conspirators.

EPISODE 1.6
17 September 2021

Gganbu

Players pair off for the fourth game. Gi-hun grapples with a moral dilemma, Sang-woo chooses self-preservation and Sae-byeok shares her untold story.

EPISODE 1.7
17 September 2021

VIPS

The Masked Leader welcomes VIP guests to the facility for a front-row viewing of the show. In the fifth game, some players crack under pressure.

EPISODE 1.8
17 September 2021

Front Man

Ahead of the last round, distrust and disgust run deep among the finalists. Jun-ho makes a getaway, determined to expose the game's dirty secrets.

EPISODE 1.9
17 September 2021

One Lucky Day

The final round presents another cruel test — but this time, how it ends depends on just one player. The game's creator steps out of the shadows.

Squid Game: Season 1 / Reviews

South China Morning Post

South China Morning Post

Overall... a savagely entertaining slam dunk from Netflix Korea...

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Decider

Decider

Squid Game takes a fresh idea and spins it into a thrilling drama...

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