2. This Time Around, the Whole World Is at Risk
In the first season of Stranger Things, the citizens of Hawkins, Indiana were plucked from their homes by an inter-dimensional boogeyman. That singular threat leant the first season a creature feature vibe that looks to be getting an injection of CGI steroids this time around — just tune the trailer to :40 to get an idea of what that means. Whatever it is that was relegated to the Upside Down in the first season seems to have brought along some buddies this time around.