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Matthew Belinkie, Peter Fenzel, Mark Lee, and Matthew Wrather overthink Netflix’s hit Squid Game, examining the dual structure of the story, the connections Korean history and culture that American viewers may miss, and the various roles social commentary and satire play in the series.
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I feel the shadow organization should have been a clandestine North Korean or CIA research project. Trying to see the effect of this debt driven international system has had on people. The rich villains could still be a part of it, but just as cogs.