The Squid Game has become one of the great series of the year, the sensation of the last quarter on Netflix. If there were no incentives to get hooked on the platform in this final stretch of 2021, this South Korean work is on the lips of half the world for its nine episodes, but Why is there so much talk about the 45.6 billion won prize? What is the equivalent in euros?

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• The Squid Game: where to watch the series, how many chapters it has and what is its cast
• The Squid Game: will there be a second season?

Let’s start at the beginning. The Squid Game tells the story of a group of people with few resources, at risk of being cut off from a complex society, so they are ready for (almost) anything. A competition based on survival called the squid game has endless risky tests … in exchange for this succulent prize that can change their lives. And you, what would you do with 45.6 billion won? Let’s know what it is equivalent to in the currency of Spain and many other European territories.

### From won to euro: South Korean currency equivalence in 2021

Currently, 1 won equivale 0,00072 euros. In this way, 1000 won equals 0.72 euros. With the following table you will be able to understand a little better other equivalences before knowing the result of the much coveted price (spoiler: yes, it changes your life and surely also that of your whole family for generations).

• 50 euros is 69,051.77 won
• 1,000 euros is 1,381,035.40 won
• 10,000 won is 7.24 euros
• 100,000 won is 72.41 euros
• 100,000,000 won is 72,409.44 euros
• 45,600,000,000 won is 33,018,704.64 euros

### 33 million euros, the prize of The Squid Game

The 456 participants from The Squid Game are struggling to see who gets that incredible prize of 33.01 million euros (equivalency in October 2021). The personal and social situation of the participants poses the dilemma as to whether it is worth risking their lives in exchange for a 180 degree turn in their lives or, on the contrary, not to risk and seek salvation in other ways.

The Squid Game the past was released September, 17th on Netflix and has a total of 9 chapters in its first season.

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