Game based on Netflix hit may be given the green light
A Netflix Asia executive said that a video game based on squid game, the incredibly popular Netflix series being considered.
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Minyeong Kim reveals the possibility of a game based on the show during talks heart. squid game Released in September, it has since become Netflix’s most-watched show of all time. Being credited for releasing it on the same day in almost every Netflix region, the show has been dubbed into dozens of languages.
Kim said the streaming giant is considering the future and IP of the show. A video game is being considered as well as a “consumer product”, which includes things like merchandise for the show. While Season 2 isn’t confirmed, the show’s incredible success almost guarantees that there will be more in the future.
recently, squid game The lead actor, Lee Jung-jae, has said that they “need to play him again”.
talking to Entertainment WeeklyLee Jung-jae, who plays Seong Gi-hyun, the main protagonist in the series, was asked if he wanted to return for a follow-up.
“Cause I’ve got so much love and support [viewers]’Of course, I’ll have to play with him again if there’s a second season,’ Lee said. “But at this point, I don’t know anything about how the story will turn out, or how the characters are going to change, or if any new characters are going to be added to the series.”
While there are no details about what a potential video game would look like, Netflix has been exploring video game development lately, following its first steps in the medium. Minecraft Story Mode. The nature of the program, as well as its various challenges, make it ripe for video game adaptation, and impatient fans have begun to build their own custom Squid games into titles such as Roblox.
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