Netflix’s Geeked Week has released a TON of news about upcoming series and other info this week. Some of that had to do with one of our favorite shows, “Stranger Things.” They announced new collaborations and merchandize coming our way. Here are the announcements from the live stream.
1) We’re getting an audio drama and a book for Robin!
A six-episode audio drama will be narrated by Maya Hawke as her character Robin Buckley. The podcast will be titled Surviving Hawkins.
2) Magic” The Gathering is getting the upside down
Your favorite card game is getting it’s very own “Stranger Things” addition. Very fitting for a show that takes place in the 80s when games like Dungeons & Dragons was in the spotlight. Magic the Gathering didn’t come out until 1993 but the spirit of fantasy games lives on within it.
3) Special announcement from The Duffer Brothers
The Duffer brothers apologize for taking so long but assure us that good things are coming. Including new cast additions for season 4.
4) New cast additions to “Stranger Things” season 4
Amybeth McNulty aka Vickie: a cool, fast talking band nerd who catches the eye of one of our beloved heroes.
Myles Truitt aka Patrick: a Hawkins basketball star who has friends, talent, and a good life…until shocking events send his life spiraling out of control.
Regina Ting Chen aka Ms. Kelly: a popular guidance counselor who cares deeply for her students — especially those struggling the most.
Grace Van Dien aka Chrissy: Hawkins’ High lead cheerleader and the most popular girl in school. But beneath the seemingly perfect surface lies a dark secret.
5) Game collaboration with SMITE – Battleground of the Gods
6) New merch
They will be releasing a ton of new merch in the coming months. They featured this Nendoroid Eleven which is available now from Good Smile. There is also a Hopper figure coming from Bandai.
Stay tuned for more updates! We’re still looking out for that “Stranger Things” season 4 trailer!