Netflix announced that Squid Games has become #1 show in the world. Here is the list of its top shows. Ranking is done as per the account views.
#1 Squid Game: 142M
#2 Bridgerton: 82M
#3 Lupin: 76M
#4 The Witcher: 76M
#5 Sex/Life: 67M
#6 Stranger Things: 67M
#7 Money Heist: 65M
#8 Tiger King: 64M
This Korean-thriller drama is a series of 9 episodes. The plot of the story is revolving around 456 players contesting and playing a series of children’s games to win the prize money of ₩45.6 billion. They all are brought together from different places. The only similarity held by them is that they all are in deep debt and will be paying a death penalty if they lose.
Squid Games has incredibly become the first most-watched South Korean show in the world. This non-English TV series has been ranked as the #1 TV series in 94 countries including the US as well. Surprisingly, it’s having more demand on a global level than any other English show.
Netflix has also added that it has added a no. 4.4 million subscribers during the last quarter.
Have you watched the series yet? If Not, you can stream it exclusively on Netflix.
Netflix viewers in first 28 days:
Squid Game: 111M
The Witcher: 76M
Stranger Things: 67M
Money Heist: 65M
Tiger King: 64M
Squid Games is 35% higher than Bridgerton
Incredible that an Asian show has more global appeal than English shows
— Aviral Bhatnagar (@aviralbhat) October 20, 2021