Stranger Things 3 ending: Post-credits scene, Hopper, season 4

CNET | 7/7/2019 | Jennifer Bisset
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What could season 4 hold for Hopper?

As a heavyhearted Joyce Byers closes the door on her empty house in Hawkins, Indiana, Stranger Things 3 comes to an end. The triumphant We Can Be Heroes fades behind the whistles of an icy wind as the end credits begin to roll -- wait, hold up. In true Stranger Things fashion, there's an ominous mid-credits scene to interrupt proceedings.

Heroics - Eleven - Gang - Danger - Demogorgons

That's right, despite the heroics of Eleven and the gang, danger and Demogorgons are never far away. Let's run through what happens in that mid-credits scene, and what it might entail for our lovable, bike-riding misfits.

As Dustin would say, it's time to unlock this curiosity door, but of course: Spoilers ahead.

El - Hopper

Will El see Hopper again?

In the dark, icy plains of "Kamchatka, Russia," we see what appear to be the domed buildings of a military facility. In one of the them, two Russian soldiers stop to unlock a steel door. "No. Not the American," the second soldier says, no doubt a massive hint our favorite police chief is still alive and lies within, but more on that below.

Soldiers - Door - Haggard - Prisoner - Cage

The soldiers instead move on to the next door, clanging it open to reveal a haggard prisoner who begs in Russian not to be taken. Swiftly ignoring him, they drag him downstairs into a cage, where one of the soldiers cranks a wheel that opens up a metal hatch. Out prowls what appears at first to be a brawny, goo-slobbering Demo-Dog, until it proceeds to stand up on its hind legs as a fully grown Demogorgon. It opens its four Venus flytrap flaps for a head and the prisoner is toast.

First and foremost, it's pretty clear there are more Demogorgons knocking about. While El defeated the Demogorgon terrorizing Hawkins in season 1 and sealed the town's gate between dimensions...
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