Stranger Things is a television-format series created by The Duffer Brothers. It was released as a Netflix original series on July 15, 2016.
The show takes place in the fictional town of Hawkins, Indiana in the early-to-mid 1980s. The first season revolves around the disappearance of Will Byers, while the second season explores the repercussions of the mysterious events of season 1. The third season focuses on "forces of evil that are new." The unreleased fourth season will focus on a story outside of Hawkins.