Netflix announced on Sunday that their super hit and one of the most talked-about series would return for another season. The platform also released a teaser of Squid Game Season 2. The caption read, “Red light… GREENLIGHT! Squid Game is officially coming back for Season 2!”
The streaming giant also disclosed a letter from the director of the series, producer, writer, and creator, Hwang Dong-hyuk.
The news has overwhelmed the fans. It was speculated that the next season would take some more time, but to everyone’s surprise, the Squid Game is all set to be officially back with Season 2.
The Squid Game was released on September 17, 2021, on Netflix. The theme of the series was horror, thriller, drama, and action. Although the season included nine episodes, the South-Korean drama received international acclaim.
Red light… GREENLIGHT!
Squid Game is officially coming back for Season 2! pic.twitter.com/4usO2Zld39
— Netflix (@netflix) June 12, 2022
The storyline was filled with psychological thrillers and had horrifying elements. The series revolved around competition, the titular Squid Game, which attracts ordinary people in debt and assures them a big cash prize upon winning a set of children’s games renowned in South Korea. Results of the loss are deadly, in a literal sense!
The date for Season 2 is yet to be disclosed. However, viewers can anticipate Season 2 by the end of 2023 or the beginning of 2024.