- Squid Game: The Challenge is a spin-off from the original Squid Game series
- The series will have ten episodes
- The show has the highest prize money for any reality competition series
Fans of the Netflix drama series Squid Games are in for a fascinating and unpredictable journey, as the streaming service has announced the release date of the spin-off of the original series. Squid Game: The Challenge, a reality competition spinoff series based on Netflix’s wildly popular “Squid Game” series, will debut on the streaming service on November 22, 2023, as per the latest announcement by the makers.
456 real players will participate in the 10-episode competition series in search of a life-altering prize of $4.56 million. Especially noteworthy is the fact that Squid Game: The Challenge will include the biggest cast and prize pool ever offered in a reality competition series. The series, which was first announced in June 2022, pits actual participants against some of the obstacles that were featured in the South Korean show that became Netflix’s most-watched series ever within the first 91 days of its debut.
It is also to be noted that Squid Game Season 2 is already on the cards and is in pre-production phase.
When and Where to Watch Squid Game: The Challenge
Netflix has announced that the show will be released on its platform on November 22. In the meantime, viewers will need to subscribe to the services of the streaming giant to watch international and Indian content.
|Name of the Movie/Show||Squid Game: The Challenge|
|OTT Release Date||November 22|
|Creators||Studio Lambert and The Garden|
456 real people.
4.56 million dollars.
Squid Game: The Challenge begins November 22. pic.twitter.com/bxu0wSBNr5
— Netflix (@netflix) September 22, 2023
Official Trailer and Plot of Squid Game: The Challenge
According to the official summary, 456 actual players will participate in the game in an effort to win a life-altering $4.56 million prize. Their tactics, allies, and character will be tested as opponents are eliminated around them as they participate in a series of games inspired by the original show – with unexpected new additions.
Studio Lambert and The Garden are the creators of “Squid Game: The Challenge.” John Hay (The Garden), Toni Ireland (Studio Lambert), Anna Kidd, Stephen Lambert (Studio Lambert), Louise Peet, Nia Yemoh (Studio Lambert), and Stephen Yemoh (Studio Lambert) are among the executive producers. Nicola Brown (The Garden), Tim Harcourt (Studio Lambert), and John Hay (The Garden) are also on the executive producer list. Hwang Dong-hyuk is the director of the series.
Reception of Squid Game: The Challenge
The teaser of the show was released on YouTube by Netflix barely a day ago and has been already watched by 600k+ people shows the hype it has created, and fans are eager for the final trailer release. Watch out for this space for more updates about the show.