Filming for #StrangerThings Season 2 has begun and rumors regarding potential plot lines, new characters and Eleven's hair are flyin' in quicker than you can say Eggo Waffles. To honor that then (and to separate the facts from the mouth breathers) this article will be constantly updated with the latest goings on and should become your one-stop Upside Down shop for all things strange. Enjoy!
'Stranger Things' Season 2 News & Rumors
Updated 04/10/2017: There WILL Be Justice For Barb!
If you were still losing sleep over the fate of Barb in Stranger Things Season 1, then the actress who plays her, Shannon Purser, has some good news for you: she will be avenged! Well, kind of — the actress told Elite Daily that there will "justice for Barb" in the show's second season. Purser also said:
"If we thought Season 1 was intense, Season 2 [will be] even more…. It’s gonna be a crazy ride from start to finish."
Color us ready!
Filming For The Final Two Episodes Of Stranger Things Season 2 Has Begun
Stranger Things cinematographer Tim Ives has just revealed via an Instagram post that the filming for Season 2's final two episodes is underway. Teasing us with a shot that'll already be familiar to fans of the show, for it captures the woods where Chief Hopper left a box of Eggo's for Eleven in the final episode of Season 1. Take a peek for yourself:
Someone Has Rapped Out Hopper's Narrative From Stranger Things Season 1 And It's Everything
This weekend, rapper Anthony Petix dropped a musical re-telling of the first season of Stranger Things from the perspective of Hawkins resident Chief of Police Jim Hopper. And it is brilliant — the lyrics track everything from Hopper's breakfast routine to him discovering his dead daughter's teddy bear in the Upside Down. Take a peek for yourself:
Millie Bobby Brown Apologizes To Fans For Comic Con No Show
Millie Bobby Brown has had to take a break from her busy PR schedule due to working herself into the ground filming Stranger Things Season 2. The 13-year-old — who also has to keep on top of her education — cancelled an appearance at CollectiveCon in Jackson, Florida this weekend and posted the above, tired-looking Instagram apology to her fans.
Are Natalia Dyer And Charlie Heaton Dating IRL?
Natalia Dyer and Charlie Heaton, who star in Stranger Things as Nancy and Jonathan, have quite the complicated relationship on screen — but could things be steaming up behind the cameras, too? Anyone who follows Charlie Heaton on Instagram knows that the pair are tight, but does the above clip (courtesy of TMZ) heavily hint that they're more than just friends?
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'Stranger Things' Season 2 Premiere Date
While no specific Stranger Things Season 2 premiere date has been announced yet, the Super Bowl trailer hinted that it'll hit Netflix around Halloween 2017. Hopefully it'll be released just before October 31st so we have plenty of time to prep our Stranger Things Halloween costumes!!
'Stranger Things' Season 2 Trailer, Previews & Promos
You lucky, lucky things — thanks to this year's Super Bowl, we now have two glorious Stranger Things Season 2 trailers to fawn over as we wait for the series to hit Netflix once again.
The second Stranger Things Season 2 preview reveals the titles for all nine upcoming episodes — yep, that's one more hour of strange goodness than the previous season!
Keep scrolling for our speculation regarding exactly what these titles could mean, and keep coming back to this section for all Stranger Things promos, previews and trailers!
'Stranger Things' Season 2 Cast & Characters
Let's be honest, the main reason everyone is so hyped for the show's second installment is to see those kids in action again. Yes, we love the nostalgic references and can't get enough of learning more about how Dungeons & Dragons fits into the narrative, but it's the strength of the Stranger Things cast and their characters that really drills the excitement home.
To honor that then, we've made a few handy guides dedicated to the show's cast, its characters, and other fun facts that could aid your enjoyment of Stranger Things Season 2, for your perusing pleasure.
You can find it by clicking through this tag: #StrangerThingsCast
First up, Stranger Things Season 2 Character info:
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'Stranger Things' Season 2 Review & Recap
Once Stranger Things Season 2 hits Netflix, this section will become your go-to round-up of all the episode reviews and recaps. Considering that both the audience and critic scores smash in with a 95% level freshness on Rotten Tomatoes, I'm sure this space will soon shine with positive reactions.
'Stranger Things' Season 2 Spoilers
Fear not, we will never post direct Stranger Things Season 2 spoilers here — that would be real mouth breather thing to do. Instead, if you're eager to seek out the plot points follow the link below, for it will lead you to a complete guide of all the latest, greatest Stranger Things Season 2 spoilers:
'Stranger Things' Season 2 Spinoff
With only one season under its belt, it's unlikely that Stranger Things will spawn a spinoff just yet, but I feel like Mara Wilson spoke for us all when she tweeted:
That said, while a direct spinoff may be some time in the making, it's not completely unlikely that the Duffer brothers could begin developing a separate project similarly based on Stephen King's work, seeing as they failed to bag the IT reboot.
'Stranger Things' Season 2 Theories
Like any TV show with a huge fanbase, Stranger Things's has spawned a wealth of fan theories that aim to investigate, explain the more outlandish themes from the first season, and predict what's to come in Stranger Things Season 2. From how Will's time in the Upside Down could influence his character, to whatever's going on with Eleven, here's a comprehensive round-up of the best theories so far:
Where To Watch 'Stranger Things' Season 2' Online
Currently, there is nowhere to watch Stranger Things Season 2 until it airs on Netflix in October 2017, until then you'll have to cope with watching the first season on repeat and listening to awesome soundtrack mixes like this one:
'Stranger Things' Episodes: The Complete Guide
When the first teaser trailer for Stranger Things Season 2 arrived, in true Duffer form, a number of enticing mysteries to resolve — 9, to be exact — arrived along with it. These nine enigmas are the episode titles and, while we know little regarding narrative, we've taken some time to speculate the potential meanings hiding behind each one. You can read that in detail here:
'Stranger Things' Quotes To Give You Life
Want some Stranger Things quotes so you can whip that knowledge out on the daily? Of course you do, gawd — "sometimes, your total obliviousness just blows my mind!"
The Coolest 'Stranger Things' Merchandise
Given the popularity of Stranger Things, there's an absolute buttload of seriously cool merchandise you can get your mitts on. From slayin' T-shirts to graphic prints and painted umbrellas, here's a round-up of the things we'd fill our shopping trolleys with:
This article will be constantly updated with all things related to Stranger Things Season 2, so keep coming back for the latest goss! See you on the other side.