Inspired by the fictional location Hawkins, Indiana, Netflix has unveiled a newly designed attraction in Hongdae, Seoul. You guessed it right! It is a ‘Stranger Things’ pop up with themed adventures based on Season 1 and Season 2 of Netflix’s series.
The pop up is titled “Strange Story,” and it is an escape room-themed space that showcases numerous scenes from the scripted series. It features an arcade, a museum, the home of Will, Joyce, and Jonathan Byers. There is a setup of Hawkins National Laboratory and many more.
The pop up was opened to promote the latest season of Stranger Things. The pop up was operational between June 20 and July 7, where people had a blast!
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Stranger Con in Seoul
Along with this, to celebrate its cult status and spread the ’80s vibe, Stranger Things fans were able to interact with their favorite stars in their city! Bobby Brown (“Eleven”), Noah Schnapp (“Will Byers”), and Caleb McLaughlin (“Lucas Sinclair”) were around to give the fans a Stranger Con good time in Seoul.
It is a Netflix series about Hawkins, Indiana, where strange things are happening, including the sudden disappearance of a young boy. The town then uncovers a mystery involving secret experiments, terrifying supernatural forces, and one strange little girl with otherworldly powers. The ’80s sci-fi and horror classic has earned 31 Emmy nominations, including 2 for Outstanding Drama.