Stranger Things’ fans express their displeasure at the lack of information included in a new promotional clip: ‘We want season 5 now’
Stranger Things fans express their displeasure over the lack of information in a new promotional clip: ‘We want season 5 now’
Several fans of Stranger Things responded via various social media on Friday to the promotional video for the program’s new Scoops Ahoy ice cream line.
The clip showcased the seven new ice cream flavors, which are sold under the name of an in-universe ice cream shop and available exclusively at Walmart, and promised viewers “boatloads of flavor” during the video. .
However, many fans of the science fiction show, which is about to conclude with a new series of episodes, expressed their dissatisfaction with the lack of information about the new season provided by the teaser.
One fan told X, formerly known as Twitter, that they were “begging” for a traditional trailer.
Another spoke for many impatient Stranger Things fans, as they wrote: “We want season 5 now.”
Sharing their opinion: Several fans of Stranger Things responded to the trailer of the program’s new Scoops Ahoy ice cream line on Friday via various social media
One person shared a photo of a dejected former Real Madrid manager Vicente del Bosque, dejectedly adding that they “thought it was a trailer.”
Another shared a photo of Steve Harrington and Robin Buckley, played by Maya Joe Keery and Maya Hawke, looking stern as they posed for a photo.
The user added that they wished the characters “served me the ice scream though” in the caption of their post.
In February last year, it was announced that Stranger Things had been renewed for a fifth and final season.
The critically acclaimed series first premiered in July 2016 and quickly became a favorite among Netflix viewers.
The show, starring artists such as Millie Bobby Brown, Winona Ryder and David Harbour, was subsequently renewed for three more seasons, premiering in 2017, 2019 and 2022 respectively.
The show’s creators, The Duffer Brothers, subsequently released a statement to confirm that the fifth season would be the last in February 2022.
The two stated at the time via Deadline that they only planned for the show to last a total of “four to five seasons.”
Missed opportunity: Many fans of the science fiction show, which concludes with a new series of episodes, expressed their dissatisfaction with the lack of information about the new season provided by the teaser
Better luck next time: One person shared a photo of a dejected former Real Madrid manager, Vicente del Bosque, dejectedly adding that they ‘thought it was a trailer’
They’re not holding their breath: Another spoke on behalf of many impatient Stranger Things fans, writing, “We want season 5 now.”
In the past: In February of last year, it was announced that Stranger Things had been renewed for a fifth and final season
Uncertain future: Stranger Thing’s fifth season currently has no scheduled premiere date
The Duffer Brothers then expressed their gratitude for the “patience and support” given to them by the Stranger Things fanbase.
The two also hinted in their message at the development of several spin-offs set in the show’s universe.
Filming for the program’s fifth and final season was expected to begin last June, although production was delayed following the start of the WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes.
The fifth season of Stranger Thing currently has no scheduled premiere date.