‘Squid Game: The Challenge’ will release on November 22.
The highly anticipated Netflix original series ‘Squid Game: The Challenge,’ based on the globally successful ‘Squid Game,’ has unveiled its main poster and trailer ahead of its release on November 22.
‘Squid Game: The Challenge’ is a real survival game show where 456 participants from around the world compete in ruthless games for a grand prize of $4.56 million, all for the title of the ultimate winner.
The released trailer, utilizing the original ‘Squid Game’ director Hwang Dong-hyuk’s set, seamlessly brings to life the game setting that enthralled audiences worldwide. Participants don the iconic green tracksuits and red suits while navigating through a maze-like, colorful stairwell. Scenes such as “무궁화 꽃이 피었습니다” (The rose of Sharon has bloomed) chanted by Yeong-hee at the playground, and entirely new games and rules not experienced by the protagonist in the original, heighten the anticipation. As 456 challengers make friends and foes amidst intense strategy and betrayal for victory, the world eagerly awaits to see the unfolding drama.
The poster reveals some participants expressing ecstasy or despair, adding to the curiosity about their fates. ‘Squid Game: The Challenge’ is set to be streamed on Netflix from November 22, offering the highest prize in reality show history, $4.56 million, to be claimed by one ultimate champion.