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Stranger Things

One of Netflix's biggest original series has returned for an extra-long fourth season. Ahead of parts 1 and 2 of Stranger Things 4, catch up with our coverage on the horror influences of the darkest season yet, the real-life Satanic Panic history, and where Empire Strikes Back fits into all this.

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The questions we have from Stranger Things 4

Everything Stranger Things has revealed about the Upside Down so far

Who dies in Stranger Things 4?

Max’s arc in Stranger Things 4 reveals one of the show’s greatest strengths (and weaknesses)

Stranger Things season 4 part 2’s trailer teases a showdown with Vecna

Netflix teases Stranger Things 4 finale in first look images

Stranger Things finally makes room for girlhood nostalgia — kinda

Everything Stranger Things has revealed about Eleven’s past so far

Our biggest questions heading into Stranger Things 4 part 2

Does Stranger Things season 4 part 1 have a post-credits scene?

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The real history behind Stranger Things 4’s Satanic Panic plot

When it comes to the Satanic Panic of the 1980s, the devil’s in the D&Details

The Stranger Things cast explains the movies that helped shape season 4

Stranger Things levels up in horror, but not so much in character

You can now watch the first 8 minutes of Stranger Things season 4

Stranger Things season 4 part 2 will only include 2 episodes, but will still be pretty long

Stranger Things season 4 spoilers come from an unlikely source: Monopoly

What to know about Stranger Things season 3 before season 4 part 1 hits

Stranger Things season 4 is invoking one of D&D’s most powerful villains

Stranger Things season 4 trailer introduces a new Upside Down enemy

Far Cry 6’s free Stranger Things crossover, The Vanishing, available now

Netflix releases new Stranger Things season 4 photos, promises ‘horror movie’ vibe

Netflix reveals Stranger Things season 4 release dates, final season plans

Netflix officially has games now

Stranger Things season 4 trailer is a call back to Eleven’s past

Everything we know about Stranger Things season 4

Freddy Krueger is coming to Netflix’s Stranger Things, kinda

There is too much fleshy goo in Stranger Things 3

Here’s what Stranger Things looks like as a retro anime

Windows 1.11 is a fun Stranger Things 3 puzzle app

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