The Netflix megahit vaulted to the top of Nielsen's streaming chart for the week of Sept. 20. Squid Game premiered on Sept. 17. According to Nielsen, Squid Game amassed 1.9 billion minutes viewed across its nine episodes. That easily displaced former No. 1 Lucifer, which had 860 million minutes views for the same week. ALSO: Gotham Awards gives Squid Game its first awards recognition.