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Squid Game

  1. awards season
    Squid Game Wins Its First Major Award at the GothamsAnd The Lost Daughter did anything but lose.
  2. a long talk
    Squid Game Creator Hwang Dong-hyuk Answers All Our Lingering QuestionsOn “Gganbu,” Ali, and how he lost six teeth during production.
  3. tv
    Squid Game Creator Hwang Dong-hyuk Says He’s Working on Season Two ‘Right Now’“Gi-hun will come back. He will do something for the world.”
  4. buffering
    Let’s Overanalyze Netflix’s New Viewing MetricsThe streamer has a new ratings methodology. We dive in.
  5. tv ratings
    Squid Game Is Following the Tiger King Pattern, According to NielsenIt took a little while for the Netflix series to become a megahit.
  6. chat room
    Jung Ho-yeon Says Squid Game ‘Changed Me for the Better’“I’ll say something and instantly realize, this is not me speaking, this is Sae-byeok in me speaking.”
  7. merch
    Walmart Will Sell Merch for Squid Game, Other Netflix Hits in New Shopping HubFans will also get to vote what on products they want to see made.
  8. overnights
    Squid Game Season-Finale Recap: You Are the HorsesA winner emerges, but the game continues.
  9. tv review
    Squid Game’s Apocalypse Is NowThe blockbuster South Korean series is at its best when it’s at its bleakest — which says a lot about its current global cultural dominance.
  10. overnights
    Squid Game Recap: A Different Kind of FunAs Gi-hun and Sae-byeok hold onto their last shreds of humanity, Sang-woo goes full villain mode.
  11. buffering
    Do Streaming Release Strategies Even Matter?A closer look at how two streaming hits took different routes to success.
  12. close reads
    A Game of Marbles Turns Squid Game’s Anti-Capitalist Critique Inside OutThe season’s narrative turning point fully reveals the stacked-deck nature of the game, and how it fundamentally changes its players.
  13. last night on late night
    Watch Jimmy Fallon Talk Robot Doll With the Cast of Squid GameCOVID-era interview technology made it happen.
  14. chat room
    Squid Game’s Wi Ha-jun Is Dying to Find Out What Happened to Hwang Jun-ho“Return back alive.”
  15. overnights
    Squid Game Recap: Last Chance to Fight Fair and WinAn exposition-heavy episode gives us more insight into Jun-ho’s investigation and Gi-hun’s backstory.
  16. overnights
    Squid Game Recap: Lights OutAlliances are broken just as quickly as they’re formed. Then again, how much can you trust other players in a death game for millions of dollars?
  17. overnights
    Squid Game Recap: I’m ScrewedWhile the episode serves as a coming out party for Mi-nyeo and her chaotic gameplay, Sae-byeok is the episode’s MVP.
  18. overnights
    Squid Game Recap: Out There, I Don’t Stand a ChanceThe game is paused, and we get a glimpse of everyone’s tragic and debt-riddled lives.
  19. overnights
    Squid Game Series-Premiere Recap: Don’t Get Hurt Too BadNetflix’s South Korean survival drama is a brilliantly nasty series that plunges its characters into a mysterious, deadly game for $39 million.
  20. extreme thirst
    So You Want Gong Yoo to Slap You. Now What?A brief guide to watching Gong Yoo in things that aren’t just Squid Game Slapping Scene Fan Edits.
  21. buffering
    Planet Squid GameHow Netflix’s international strategy produced what might be its biggest new show ever.
  22. chat room
    A Conversation With Squid Game’s Breakout Robot-Doll StarShe’s nice!