What you need to know before watching the 3rd season of "Stranger Things"

"Stranger Things" is an original Netflix thriller and science fiction series written and directed by brothers Matt and Ross Duffer . It premiered for the first time on the Netflix platform in July 2016, receiving mostly positive reviews , who praised the interpretation, characterization, rhythm, atmosphere and the incredible Hollywood tribute of the 80's , with references to films by Steven Spielberg, Wes Craven, John Carpenter, Stephen King, Rob Reiner and George Lucas, among others.

The story is set in the fictional county of Hawkins , Indiana , United States, during the 80s , when a 12-year-old boy, Will Byers, disappears mysteriously. Soon after, Eleven , a seemingly fugitive girl with telekinetic powers , meets Mike , Dustin and Lucas , friends of Will , and helps them in the search for their friend.

The second season premiered in October 2017 and happens a year after what happened in the first, and is about how the characters deal with everything they experienced in the first season , trying to return to normal and also struggling with some of the consequences of what happened.

The third season premiered on July 4, 2019 , with a total of 8 episodes, and then we will tell you everything you need to know before seeing it, and what will be the key details of this third season .

1. The mind flayer will return.

The mind flayer will return.

Crédito: La Prensa.

One of the producers of the series, Dan Cohen, said that the mind flayer could come back, because we saw him watching Hawings in the Upside Down at the end of the second season, so he could be present again in this new season.

2. More than other characters and more history.

More than other characters and more history.

Crédito: TV Guide.

The Duffer brothers declared that there was a lot of history and material that was left out of the second season, and that they could include in this third season, like Billy's participation, and even that they had a story that included supernatural teenagers, however, they had to remove it because it was too much, but many of those ideas were included in the script for this third season.

3. We'll see more about Erica.

We'll see more about Erica.
According to the Duffer brothers, the character of Lucas' younger sister liked the fans a lot, so they decided to integrate it much more into the plot of the third season, so we'll see more of Erica's participation in these new episodes.

4. Kali will be back.

Kali will be back.
According to the statements of the Duffer brothers, Kali will return at some point in the series, because they can not leave their character alone in one episode, and that for them it would be very strange if they did not retake this character as the story progresses.