“Stranger Things” followers in New York City, prepare for a real-life supernatural expertise. The Upside Down is coming to Occasions Sq..
Netflix introduced Wednesday that it’s going to open its first-ever pop-up store Saturday on Stranger Issues Day, giving followers an immersive expertise filled with thriller, friendship, and naturally, 80s nostalgia.
The pop-up retailer, situated on the NW nook of 42nd Avenue and seventh Ave, will enable followers to discover the “Stranger Things” universe, work together with a number of the present’s characters, and take a bit of the present dwelling.
Followers will likely be in a position to step into a few of present’s most iconic places, meet face-to-face with a Demogorgon, snap photographs on the Snowball Dance and Joyce’s home in Hawkins, store on the Starcourt Mall, keep away from the Rift in the Russian Lab, and play video games on the Palace Arcade.
“We are always looking for new and innovative ways to let Stranger Things fans see themselves more in the show they love,” Netflix’s Head of Experiences Greg Lombardo mentioned in a press launch.
The pop-up retail expertise will characteristic “realistic” set recreations that may place followers in a few of their favourite scenes from the present.
“This primary-ever Stranger Issues retailer sends them proper into the guts of Hawkins, in a very immersive retail expertise, completely stoked with 80’s vibes and the prospect to take dwelling a bit of their favourite present with distinctive merchandise that is not accessible wherever else,” Lombardo mentioned.
Followers will likely be in a position to decide up unique memorabilia together with Normal Mills Stranger Issues Cereal – packaged in unique packing containers from the 80’s with interactive options on the again – all kinds of collectible Bandai motion figures together with a lot of 16” Demogorgons, and plenty of different one-of-a-kind items of merchandise.
Tickets to the present’s pop-up expertise are free and may be reserved here. Attendees will likely be required to put on face masks and cling to native COVID-19 tips.
One other pop-up store will even open in Los Angeles at The Americana at Model.
Season four of the Emmy-nominated show is anticipated to be launched on Netflix in 2022.