‘Stranger Things’ Hints at a Major Season 5 Detail, in a Cryptic Post of the Final Season’s Script

Published 11/07/2023, 1:43 AM EST

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The world of Stranger Things has become synonymous with heart-pounding suspense, nostalgia, and a healthy dose of mystery. However, with the Hawkins adventures coming to an end soon, fans all over the world are losing their minds over any update about the show. Thankfully, it looks like they may have gotten a small glimpse at what the upcoming season could kick off with.

Recently, the show’s writers delivered an electrifying jolt to enthusiasts by sharing a sneak peek at the opening scene of Season 5. In a post on X (formerly Twitter), they shared a picture of a season’s opening scene from the script. It was even captioned with “Season 5. Chapter 1. Scene 1.” While it ended up causing a flurry of comments online, the post came one day after fans had celebrated Stranger Things Day with a horrifying post from Netflix.

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The social media post hinted that fans could be seeing Will Byers in the Upside Down singing the hauntingly familiar tune of ‘Should I Stay or Should I Go Now.’ However, there is no saying whether it will be a throwback or a flashback as of yet. In fact, while that may take everyone back to the first season, it ended up sending fans into a frenzy.

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Once the picture of the script made its way online, the Stranger Things fanbase seemed to lose their minds trying to figure out what the hint could really mean.

Stranger Things fans react to the season 5 opening scene

Ever since it was announced that the fifth season of Stranger Things would be its last, fans all across the world have been waiting for updates. Thankfully, they finally got something from the writers of the show. However, that did not seem to be enough for a lot of fans, who were excited but were hoping for just a little more. Shortly after the post made its way online, netizens took over the comments section to share their thoughts about it.

Some Will Byers fans immediately started putting their theories across. However, there were others who were just excited to be getting the update.

There were also a few social media users who were left a little unhappy with how little the post actually gave away.

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While it may still be quite a wait before Stranger Things fans get any solid updates, the season 5 opening scene hint grabbed the attention of fans worldwide. Hopefully, it will not be too long before the next update, but there is no telling when that might be. One thing is for sure though, the final season will leave fans in a mess with the ending as no one is ready to say their goodbyes just yet.

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What do you think about the cryptic Stranger Things post? Let us know in the comments below.

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Prathika Prashant

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Prathika Prashant is an Entertainment Writer and Hollywood News Reporter at Netflix Junkie. Having 150+ articles to her name, her EdTech background helped her explore her love for writing. However, being a singer who can be seen covering her favorite songs in her free time is what truly got her into the glittery world of entertainment.

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