Number of People who have seen ‘Squid Game’


The Squid Game on Netflix is a huge sensation.

On Tuesday (October 19), the streaming service disclosed the total number of households that watched the South Korean survival drama series. The number is “mind-boggling.”

“A mind-boggling 142 million member households around the world have opted to view the title in its first four weeks.” This according to Netflix. The firm said in a letter to investors, via Deadline, that “the breadth of Squid Game’s appeal is absolutely astonishing.”

The series premiered on Netflix on September 17 and is currently the number one show in 94 countries. Including here the United States.

“Like some of our other huge hits, Squid Game has pierced the cultural zeitgeist, spawning a Saturday Night Live spoof and memes/clips on TikTok with over 42 billion views,” according to the letter.

Netflix also stated that consumer product demand is “strong” and that items are currently on their way to stores. Find out what they have planned for the future.