Attention all you Stranger Things fans out there, Netflix announced on Tuesday (July 11) that Stranger Things will be back in October. The news came via a tweet with a 25-second trailer that leaves you hungry for more as expected.
The clip opens with a shot of a yellow road line with the year 1984 in the Stranger Things font, with the neon numbers quickly blinking out as a three BMX bikes ride over the line and the words “Only Gets Stranger” flicker in and out.
With ominous, lightning-filled skies crackling above, the teaser ends with the words “Welcome to Hawkins” and the Oct. 27 return date.
Check out the trailer:
— Stranger Things (@Stranger_Things) July 11, 2017
As part of the announcement, Netflix provided the following timeline for the show’s dramatic arc:
1953, date unknown – MKUltra comes to Hawkins and begins experimentation
1979 – Police Chief Jim Hopper returns to Hawkins
1983, November 6 – The vanishing of Will Byers
1983, November 8 – The vanishing of Barbara Holland
2016, July 15 – Part 1
2017, October 27 – Part 2
Check out the official show poster.
The kids are rocking some Ghostbuster costumes and a strange(r), spider-like monster lurks on the horizon.
Instrumental rockers S U R V I V E will once again provide the soundtrack. SURVIVE could not talk about any specifics, but they did say to expect more synth-driven music on the second go-round.
So how many of you out there will be throwing any Stranger Things 2 viewing parties out there? Take some pics and video and let us know!!!