Win or perish trying. From the minute it debuted on Netflix in September, people were captivated by its high-stakes interpretation on popular Korean children’s activities.
“Squid Game was the most physically abusive childhood game I played as a kid in neighbourhood alleyways, which is why I also enjoyed it the most,” creator Hwang Dong-hyuk said during a South Korean news conference the same month the show’s title and premise were announced.
“In some ways, it’s the most emblematic game that depicts today’s competitive world, therefore I chose it as the title of the programme.”
Squid Game Season 1 Episode 1
Squid Game Web Series Download: Seong Gi-hun (Lee Jung-jae) and other unlucky characters engage a tournament in which failure equals death. In the first death game, an evil doll watches your moves and kills you if you don’t complete the task correctly.
Over half of the 456 people that begin the Squid Game are killed, while the rest advance to the following round. There is a vote, and those who want to keep playing Squid Game outweigh those who want to leave and live. All of the remaining contenders are mysteriously liberated.
Squid Game Season 1 Episode 2
Squid Game Web Series Download: Contestants that were sent home suffer in their real lives. The majority of those who wanted to leave now want to return to Squid Games.
Gi-hun, Sang-woo, and Player 001, who does not want to die in the outside world; Player 067, who wants to rescue her parents from North Korea and get her little brother out of an orphanage; Player 199, a Pakistani migrant worker; and Player 101, Jang Deok-su, a gangster on the run from gambling debts and his ex-bosses, are among those who return.
Squid Game Season 1 Episode 3
Squid Game Web Series Download: In the second game, competitors must extract a form from a dalgona (honeycomb candy) within a 10-minute time restriction.
The Front Man is revealed to be the man in charge of the entire Squid Game facility, and in a cruel act, he murders a guard after revealing his identity. More candidates are eliminated after the second task.
Squid Game Season 1 Episode 4
Squid Game Web Series Download: In the third game, participants are instructed to create ten-person groups. The game is shown to be a tug of war between two elevated platforms, with one side winning by dragging the opposite team off the platform to their deaths. Gi-squad hun’s is in trouble and on the verge of losing.
Squid Game Season 1 Episode 5
Squid Game Web Series Download: Gi-team hun’s wins their match thanks to Player 001’s tactics and the wit of the other players. A guy breaks into the Front Man’s office, and a manhunt is launched to find him. It is revealed that the Squid Game has been going on for 30 years, and we are left to ponder how many people must have died and been buried on the island.
Squid Game Season 1 Episode 6
Squid Game Web Series Download: In the fourth game, participants are encouraged to pair up, but instead of working as a team, they will have to compete against their partner in marble games that they would pick together.
The first person to collect all of their partner’s marbles within 30 minutes wins and lives. More significant individuals are murdered off, while others go on with their lives while grieving the death of their companions.
Squid Game Season 1 Episode 7
Squid Game Web Series Download: Some visitors are invited to watch the Squid Game live and place bets on who they believe will win this year.
Meanwhile, in the fifth game, players must traverse a two-panel wide bridge composed of either tempered or ordinary glass, the latter of which cannot hold their weight. Three characters, including Gi-hun, advance in the game, making him the favourite to win the challenge.
Squid Game Season 1 Episode 8
Squid Game Web Series Download: A fancy banquet is planned for the top three characters. They are left with a steak knife after eating. Gi-hun refuses to murder the final candidate since he is a buddy. Instead, Gi-rival hun’s stabs himself in the neck and requests that he care for his dying mother.
Gi-hun is declared the victor of the Squid Game and given a cash card. He gained millions when hundreds of people who were opposing him in Squid Game died. The identity of the Front Man is revealed.
Squid Game Season 1 Episode 9
Squid Game Web Series Download: Gi-hun has not spent his winnings from Squid Game. An unknown individual invites him to a facility. Gi-hun realises that Player 001 is the only one who has survived. He is shown to be a crucial component in the Squid Game event.
Gi-hun and Player 001 have a lengthy chat, and the latter dies as a result. As Gi-hun boards a flight to Los Angeles, he notices that more individuals are being recruited into Squid Game. Gi-hun returns from his flight to learn the truth about Squid Game.