In addition, achieved The Queen’s Gambit the top 10 in 92 countries and the series was even number one in 63 countries. In addition, people would have looked en masse on Google how they can learn to play chess, both Netflix and reports Insider. That demand reached an enormous peak in nine years. Also, the novel on which the series is based entered the bestseller list 37 years after its release The New York Times. Incidentally, it is completely unclear how groundbreaking the record actually is. It is not known what the previous record was and which series it was about; Netflix discloses few viewing figures.
The Queen’s Gambit tells the story of the fictional chess champion Beth Harmon (played by Anya Taylor-Joy as a teenager). An American orphan who already impresses with her skills on the chessboard as a nine-year-old and then tries to break through the hegemony of the Soviet Union in this mind sport.