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The Squid Game is officially Netflix's most-watched series of all time

Netflix announced that the South Korean series has broken records since it premiered in September.

This article was translated from our Spanish edition using AI technologies. Errors may exist due to this process.

It's official: The South Korean story The Squid Game , which premiered on September 17, has become the first Netflix series to exceed 100 million views in its first month on the platform.

Seong Gi-hun (actor Lee Jung-jae), protagonista de El Juego del Calamar

Data reported by the EFE Agency reveal that the series directed by Dong-hyuk Hwang has gathered 111 million viewers in just 28 days since its premiere.

In this way, The Squid Game surpassed Netflix's previous success, Bridgerton , which until now was the most viewed on the streaming platform with 82 million views in its first month.

The Squid Game has a 100% score on the Rotten Tomatoes review page and an 8.3 rating from IMDb .

What are the most popular Netflix series?

These are the most viewed series on the streaming platform:

  1. The Squid Game - 111 million views
  2. Bridgerton - 82 million views
  3. The Witcher - 76 million views
  4. Lupine - 76 million views
  5. Sex / Life - 67 million views
  6. Stranger Things 3 - 67 million views
  7. La Casa de Papel T4 - 65 million views
  8. Tiger King - 64 million views
  9. Lady's Gambit - 62 million views
  10. Sweet Tooth - 60 million views

When does the second season of The Squid Game premiere?

Despite the success, The Squid Game has not been renewed for a second season yet.

"I don't have well-developed plans for The Squid Game 2 ," the creator told Variety . “It is quite exhausting to think about it. But if he had to, he certainly wouldn't do it alone. I would consider using a writers' lounge and I would want several experienced directors. "