Hwang Dong-hyuk expresses interest in exploring the backstory of key characters like the Front Man, VIPs, and masked workers if a second season is greenlit.

The second season may feature original cast members, including Lee Jung-jae, Park Hae-soo, and Wi Ha-joon, maintaining continuity with the first season.

Possibilities of introducing new characters, such as Gi-hun's daughter in the US or Sang-woo's left-behind mother, could add depth to the storyline.

While the release date for the second season is unknown, the scale and complexity of the series suggest a production timeline of at least a year or more.

The first season had nine episodes of varying lengths. The second season may follow a similar format or introduce changes in the number of episodes or duration.

Available on Netflix in over 190 countries, Squid Game has received critical acclaim for its thrilling plot, social commentary,

  diverse cast, and visual style, spawning a multitude of memes, parodies, fan art, merchandise, and real-life game recreations.

 Squid Game, released in September 2021, quickly became a global sensation, captivating audiences worldwide

The series revolves around a mysterious game offering a staggering prize of 45.6 billion won, involving deadly challenges based on children's playground games.