When the first season of Stranger Things debuted on Netflix in the summer of 2016, the show struck a nerve with millions of viewers worldwide and received broad critical acclaim. The series has gone on to win six Emmy Awards, but its success was driven more than anything by word of mouth, resonating across generations. Viewers feel personal connections to the characters. Now fans can immerse themselves in the world—or worlds—of Hawkins, Indiana, like never before.
Includes original commentary and a foreword from creators Matt and Ross Duffer; exclusive interviews with the stars of the show, including Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard, and David Harbour; the show’s earliest drafts, pitches to Netflix, and casting calls; insights into the Duffers’ creative process from the entire crew—from costume and set designers to composers and visual-effects specialists; deep dives into the cultural artifacts and references that inspired the look and feel of the show; a map of everyday Hawkins—with clues charting the network of the Upside Down; the Morse code disk Eleven uses, so you can decipher secret messages embedded throughout the text and a look into the future of the series.
- Series: Stranger Things.
- Hardcover: 224 pages.
- Publisher: Del Rey (October 30, 2018).
- Language: English.