Sep 30, 2021 - Economy

"Squid Game" mania continues

Image: Netflix

Netflix’s new top show “Squid Game” has taken over the cultural zeitgeist.

Catch up quick: The dark South Korean drama centers around a group of people who play each other in life-or-death games to win an insane amount of money.

  • It's on pace to become Netflix's biggest show ever, co-CEO Ted Sarandos said on Monday.
  • Investors have rushed to buy shares in companies that represent the lead actor and help to produce the show.
  • And as Halloween approaches, costume makers are capitalizing on the show's iconic looks.

Our thought bubble: One of the best shows ever made.

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