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You poor lost lamb. Can't you hear the cries of those who were nailed to the cross today? We lived to see another day thanks to their blood and sacrifice. On behalf of all us sinners, I am thanking the Lord for his decision and their sacrifice, and saying a prayer.
Player 244 to Ji-yeong.

Player 244 was a contestant in the 33rd Squid Game in 2020. He is depicted as a very religious contestant.


Player 244 was a pastor in heavy debt and chose to enter a high-risk competition to win money. After waking up in a large room with 455 other people, he signed a contract and took his photo. He managed to survive the first game, Red Light Green Light, after most of the contestants had been wiped out. Afterwards, like everyone else, he was shaken by the deaths of the contestants, when the prize money was finally revealed. A vote was held if the game should continue, but the majority voted no. However, those who were willing to return could, and he returned, along with most of the other players.

He managed to survive the second game, Sugar Honeycombs. During the third game, he teamed up with Oh Il-nam, Kang Sae-byeok, Player 196, Ali Abdul, Han Mi-nyeo, Cho Sang-woo, Ji-yeong, Player 276, and Seong Gi-hun for the Tug of War against Team 5. and beat his partner, Player 196, in the fourth game Marbles, and survived until the fifth game, Glass Stepping Stones. For the game, he chose the number 6, which meant he would be the sixth to go.

Player 244 being pushed by Player 407

Thank you. God bless me today.
Player 244's last words before dying in VIPS

When it was Player 021's turn, he told him to go right while the person behind him, Player 151, told him to go right. 021 decided to go left, and as a result, got eliminated. When it was Player 244's turn he started praying. 151 then tried to push him off, but failed and was pushed off by Player 244, who was then pushed off by Player 407, leading to his untimely death.

Corpse of player 244


Player 244's appearances
Episode One Episode Two Episode Three Episode Four Episode Five Episode Six Episode Seven Episode Eight Episode Nine

Behind the Scenes

Player 244 was portrayed by Kim Si-hyun.