YouTuber creates real-life 'Squid Game' with top prize of $456,000
Netflix’s hit show “Squid Game” came to life thanks to a YouTuber named MrBeast. The American creator released a video of a game he set up with 456 contestants on Nov. 25.
The video “$456,000 Squid Game in Real Life!” had already been viewed over 108 million times as of 5 p.m. Monday.
The winner of the games took home $456,000, while the runner-up earned $10,000. Some other participants were also awarded prizes of $2,000.
It is reported that MrBeast could have earned in the region of $450,000 from the views already on the video.
BY LEE SUN-MIN [firstname.lastname@example.org]