Netflix has confirmed that Stranger Things will be returning for a fourth season. Season 4 is expected to consist of 9 episodes, which will be released in two volumes. The first volume is set to premiere on May 27, 2022, while the second volume comes out on July 1, 2022. The show’s creators, the Duffer Brothers, have stated that the 5th season will be the final one for the series.

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Story details are being kept under wraps, but it has been confirmed that the season will take place in 1986, six months after the events of the third season.

Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Gaten Matarazzo, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown, Caleb McLaughlin, Noah Schnapp, and Sadie Sink are all set to return for the fourth season.

So far, only a few bits of information have been released, but fans can expect plenty of suspense, adventure, and 1980s nostalgia.

What happened to Hopper?

“Stranger Things” season 4 will soon be underway, and fans are excited to see the return of Hopper. Although he’s in prison in Russia, he’s not alone; he’ll have to face dangers from both humans and other creatures. Meanwhile, back in the States, a new horror is beginning to surface. It’s something that connects everything, and it’s sure to be a thrill ride.

What is the plot of “Stranger Things” season 4?

Season four of “Stranger Things” will follow the group of friends as they grapple with the aftermath of the Battle of Starcourt. The town of Hawkins is still reeling from the destruction, and our heroes are struggling to adjust to life in high school.

Meanwhile, a new and terrifying supernatural threat has surfaced. A gruesome mystery could finally put an end to the Upside Down. With danger lurking around every corner, season four promises to be the most suspenseful and action-packed season yet.

The Duffer brothers mentioned that Season 4 is expected to be more like a “horror movie” with a much darker premise.

What setting locations are in “Stranger Things” season 4?

“Stranger Things” Season 4 will see the members of the group navigating the general stresses of life and school. They’ll be fighting against supernatural evils in brand-new locations.

They’ll also meet some new friends, like Argyle (Eduardo Franco), along the way. Season 4 promises to be even more thrilling than the previous seasons, so don’t miss it!

Here are the 4 creepy locations mentioned for season 4 thus far:

Kamchatka, Russia

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The Creel house

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The lab

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What surprises can fans expect in season 4?

Fans can expect another adventure in the Upside Down, and more of the characters they love (or love to hate). While there is still much we don’t know, one thing is for sure: “Stranger Things” Season 4 is going to be epic.

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So there you have it, everything we know about “Stranger Things” Season 4 so far. Although much is still under wraps, what we do know is sure to get fans excited for the new season.

With the return of Hopper, the introduction of some new and terrifying villains, and a gripping plot that connects all the previous seasons, “Stranger Things” Season 4 is sure to be the best one yet.

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