Best 5 Thriller Shows Like ‘Squid Game’ on Netflix

Squid Game' Season 2 Confirmed By Creators
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Breaking all expectations, the thriller K-drama series Squid Game has become one of the most successful Netflix series ever, and it has been on the top 10 list since its release on September 17. The thriller series follows several cash-strapped Korean citizens under a huge amount of debt, who get an invitation to play a children’s game for a big cash prize, but those who don’t pass the game get killed.

Most of the viewers have already watched the whole first season of Squid Game, and now with no news on the second season (which will surely get greenlit), viewers need more thrilling shows like Squid Game. So here are the best 5 shows like Squid Game on Netflix.

Sweet Home

Synopsis: As humans turn into savage monsters and wreak terror, one troubled teen and his apartment neighbors fight to survive — and to hold on to their humanity.


Synopsis: A world divided into progress and devastation. The link between the two sides – Offshore and Inland – is a rigorous and painstaking system called The Process. Everyone in Inland has a chance to go through The Process to live a better life in Offshore. But only 3% make it through.

Alice in Borderland

Synopsis: An aimless gamer and his two friends find themselves in a parallel Tokyo, where they’re forced to compete in a series of sadistic games to survive.


Synopsis: A model high school student who’s steeped in a world of serious crime finds his double life upended when a classmate takes an interest in his secret.

Liar Game

Synopsis: Nao Kanzaki is a young nurse who is extremely naive. Her honesty draws the attention of policeman Mitsuo Tanimura. Kanzaki receives a suitcase with 100 million yen, along with a message that she must participate in the Liar Game Tournament. The first round of the tournament sees players having to return 100 million back to the organizers after one month. Players are paired up as opponents, and may steal the opponent’s money as a prize. Losers unable to pay will be in debt to the organizers.

This concludes the list of the best 5 thriller shows like Squid Game on Netflix you should watch. So, if you have watched them tell us in the comments and we will make a new list for you, and if you haven’t what are you waiting for.