Round 6 was so successful that in addition to the new season of the series, a version of the game was announced, but of course, without the fatalities seen in the South Korean series.
“Following the largest casting in the history of reality television, 456 true contestants will take part in the game, in search of a $4.56 million prize that could change their lives”, announced the platform that selected the nominees.
The program’s production also stated that participants from around the world would be accepted. And what Netflix wanted the most are “English-speaking participants,” a set of cultural identities that exist in English-speaking countries such as South Africa, Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, New Zealand, and Jamaica. by diverse people and communities around the world.
Interested applicants must be at least 21 years of age, and available for four weeks, to begin filming in early 2023.
The streaming production is heavily devoted to this reality, and it gave a small spoiler during the contestants’ quest, stating that players should be available to travel around the world in the meantime.
“Real players will be immersed in the symbolic universe of the ‘Squid Game’ without knowing what awaits them”, indicated the recruitment note, which “promises a series of trials that will leave you breathless”.