The highly successful series Stranger Things isn’t ready to say goodbye just yet, as Netflix is reportedly planning an animated spin-off according to Variety. With the original series nearing its end in its fifth and final season, the streaming giant aims to expand the Hawkins universe with a fresh animated take.
Eric Robles and Flying Bark Productions have been chosen to develop this groundbreaking series, with Shawn Levy and Dan Cohen serving as executive producers, alongside Stranger Things creators, the Duffer Brothers. The Duffers expressed their excitement for the project, mentioning they always dreamed of an animated Stranger Things version inspired by the Saturday morning cartoons they enjoyed as kids.
Although detailed information about the project remains scarce, the Duffer Brothers praise Robles and his team’s work, highlighting the quality of the scripts and artwork created so far. Excitement for this spin-off is palpable, and fans eagerly await more details about this new venture into the world of Stranger Things.
In the meantime, the fifth and final season of the original series will begin filming in June and is slated for a 2024 release. With the creation of the animated spin-off, Netflix ensures the adventure in the Stranger Things universe will continue, delighting audiences with new stories and characters.