The Duffer Brothers Reportedly Had a "Total Meltdown" Over 'Stranger Things' Season 4 Spoilers

After crucial elements were revealed in an official Monopoly game.

Entertainment
4,506 Hypes 3 Comments

A Monopolygame leak seems to have caused Stranger Things‘ creators the Duffer Brothers to be quite disappointed.

Leaks online of the official Monopoly game for the shoe appeared to have revealed key details regarding the plot of the forthcoming fourth season. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Netflix was not too thrilled with the mishap, but the Duffer Brothers have revealed that the streaming giant nor the Monopoly creators consulted with them on the game. Both brothers have longed valued secrecy for the series and were said to have had a “total meltdown” regarding the situation.

A Reddit thread revealed that a customer purchased the board game that featured the leak at a “nationally recognized retailer.” While many retailers are still selling Stranger Things Monopoly sets tied to previous seasons, there are some that are advertised to feature information from Season 4. Netflix recently announced that the fifth season of the series will be the Duffer brothers’ last. However, the brothers have also hinted in the past that they are looking at spin-offs for the show.

Volume 1 of season 4 is set to debut on May 27 with the second half to debut on July 1.

In other entertainment news, Adult Swim has announced a Rick and Morty anime spinoff.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Duffer Brothers Tease a Dark Finale for 'Stranger Things' Season 4 Volume 2
Entertainment

Duffer Brothers Tease a Dark Finale for 'Stranger Things' Season 4 Volume 2

Saying “the kids are no longer kids.”

Everything We Know About 'Stranger Things' Season 4
Entertainment

Everything We Know About 'Stranger Things' Season 4

Plot details, cast updates, episode titles and more.

'Stranger Things' Season 4 Reportedly Had a Budget of $30 Million USD per Episode
Entertainment

'Stranger Things' Season 4 Reportedly Had a Budget of $30 Million USD per Episode

Netflix greatly increased the budget, banking on its success for 2022.


'Stranger Things' Directors Confirm Fans Will Finally Receive Some of Their Long-awaited Answers in Season 4
Entertainment

'Stranger Things' Directors Confirm Fans Will Finally Receive Some of Their Long-awaited Answers in Season 4

Calling it their biggest season yet.

Mercedes-AMG's 831HP GT 63 S E Performance F1 Edition Is Its Most Powerful Production Model Yet
Automotive

Mercedes-AMG's 831HP GT 63 S E Performance F1 Edition Is Its Most Powerful Production Model Yet

Celebrating the company’s Formula 1 success.

Dunkin' x PUMA Footwear Collab Celebrates "Ice Coffee Day"
Footwear

Dunkin' x PUMA Footwear Collab Celebrates "Ice Coffee Day"

Dressed in donut and sprinkles motifs.

HBO Renews Bill Hader's 'BARRY' for Fourth Season
Entertainment

HBO Renews Bill Hader's 'BARRY' for Fourth Season

In the midst of the 13-time Emmy-nominated dark comedy show’s third season.

Watch the Official Trailer for the Upcoming 'South Park: The Streaming Wars' Film
Entertainment

Watch the Official Trailer for the Upcoming 'South Park: The Streaming Wars' Film

Arriving on Paramount+ this summer.

Mercedes-Benz Presents its Vision AMG
Automotive

Mercedes-Benz Presents its Vision AMG

A glimpse of Mercedes-AMG’s all-electric future.


HIMALAYA Constructs a $200,000 USD Custom Land Rover Series IIA
Automotive

HIMALAYA Constructs a $200,000 USD Custom Land Rover Series IIA

Updated with modern performance parts including a 300HP V6.

Take a First Look at the Billie Eilish x Nike Air Force 1 Low
Footwear

Take a First Look at the Billie Eilish x Nike Air Force 1 Low

Arriving in “Mushroom” patchwork uppers.

Apple Rumored to Unveil iPhone 14 and AirPods Pro 2 This September
Tech

Apple Rumored to Unveil iPhone 14 and AirPods Pro 2 This September

Along with three new Apple Watches.

Jean-Michel Basquiat's 'Untitled' (1982) Sells for $85 Million USD at Phillips Auction
Art

Jean-Michel Basquiat's 'Untitled' (1982) Sells for $85 Million USD at Phillips Auction

One of Basquiat’s largest works measuring 16-feet wide.

Original Shepard Fairey Obama 'HOPE' Artwork Sells for $735,000 USD
Art

Original Shepard Fairey Obama 'HOPE' Artwork Sells for $735,000 USD

A symbol of the 2008 United States presidential election.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Looks like you’re using an ad-blocker

We charge advertisers instead of our readers. Support us by whitelisting our site.

Whitelist Us

How to Whitelist Us

screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlock icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Under “Pause on this site” click “Always”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlock Plus icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Block ads on – This website” switch off the toggle to turn it from blue to gray.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlocker Ultimate icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Switch off the toggle to turn it from “Enabled on this site” to “Disabled on this site”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the Ghostery icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Click on the “Ad-Blocking” button at the bottom. It will turn gray and the text above will go from “ON” to “OFF”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the UBlock Origin icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Click on the large blue power icon at the top.
  3. When it turns gray, click the refresh icon that has appeared next to it or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the icon of the ad-blocker extension installed on your browser.You’ll usually find this icon in the upper right-hand corner of your screen. You may have more than one ad-blocker installed.
  2. Follow the instructions for disabling the ad blocker on the site you’re viewing.You may have to select a menu option or click a button.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.