25 Squid Game Quiz Questions and Answers

Squid Game took the world by storm in 2021 and the hype hasn’t died down since, with a spin-off gameshow released and a highly anticipated second season on the way.

With season two of Squid Game set for release in 2024, why not prepare yourself and recap your knowledge of the show with our Squid Game quiz questions and answers?

Our mini Squid Game quiz will test just how much you remember from the hit show and cultural phenomenon – ready, get set, green light!

Warning: The below questions are for season one of Squid Game and contain spoilers – proceed with caution!

Squid Game Quiz Questions and Answers


  1. Which country is the show set in?
  2. According to the show’s creator Hwang Dong-hyuk, how many years did it take for the show to come to life?
  3. Who is the runner up in ‘Squid Game’ season one?
  4. How are Hwang Jun-ho and Front Man related?
  5. Who said the line “This is hell. What are the rules in hell?”?
  6. What network was ‘Squid Game’ released on?
  7. What illegal activity does Byeong-gi carry out on deceased participants in exchange for tips on the game?
  8. How much won is the prize money in ‘Squid Game’ season one?
  9. Who was Ji-yeong imprisoned for killing?
  10. What order do the following episodes appear in; ‘Red Light, Green Light’, ‘One Lucky Day’ and ‘Front Man’?
  11. Which of the following games is NOT played in season one; marbles, ppopgi or lava floor?
  12. What number player is Cho Sang-woo?
  13. Which university did Park Hae-soo attend?
  14. What game do recruiters play when recruiting?
  15. In the first game of season one, red light green light, over half of the players are killed – true or false?
  16. Who is the main character in ‘Squid Game’ season one?
  17. What is the number on the ‘Squid Game’ calling card?
  18. Which character does Lee Yoo-mi play?
  19. What are the rich people who watch the games referred to as?
  20. Who said the line “Do you know what someone with no money has in common with someone with too much money? Living is no fun for them”?
  21. What is the name of the pinafore-wearing doll in ‘Squid Game’?
  22. What colour are the tracksuits the contestants wear?
  23. Who plays Park Hae-soo?
  24. How many players take part in the season one games?
  25. What is revealed to be Il-nam’s secret identity?

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  1. South Korea
  2. 12 years
  3. Sang-woo
  4. Brothers
  5. Deok-su
  6. Netflix
  7. Organ harvesting/trafficking
  8. 6 billion won
  9. Her father
  10. ‘Red Light, Green Light’, ‘Front Man’,’One Lucky Day’,
  11. Lava floor
  12. 218
  13. Seoul National University
  14. Ddakji (also called ttakji)
  15. True
  16. Seong Gi-hun
  17. 8650 4006
  18. Ji-Yeong
  19. VIPs
  20. Il-nam
  21. Young-hee
  22. Green
  23. Cho Sang Woo
  24. 456 players
  25. Creator/host of the game

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