stranger things Viewers had been left heartbroken over a certain death in the season four finale.
The fourth season wrapped up with a second volume released on Friday (July 1), and viewers feared their favorite character wouldn’t make it out alive.
*Spoilers to follow – you have been warned*
Sure enough, there are deaths. In episode eight, Dr. Matthew Modine’s Martin Brenner to actually meet his creator after initially thinking he perished in the first season.
But it’s the death in episode nine that has moved fans: Eddie Munson (Joseph Quinn).
Although Eddie was not introduced until the show’s fourth season, he left a strong impression on viewers. Fans took to social media to express their sadness at his sacrifice for the fictional town of Hawkins.
Fans are particularly moved by the fact that Hawkins residents have been hunting Eddie all season, believing him to be responsible for Vecna’s murders.
A witch was wielded against the character, which didn’t stop him from dying to save everyone – and what’s worse, his housemates don’t even know it.
“Eddie died protecting a town that will remember him as a killer,” one fan wrote, while another added, “My husband risked his life for a city that has dragged his name through the mud. “
“Nah, Eddie doesn’t deserve to go to a town that hates him,” said one fan.
Meanwhile, another viewer added: “It’s so tragic that Eddie died saving the town and even after that people still blamed him for everything that happened. You will never know of his victim, he will only be remembered as a killer.”
stranger things can be streamed on Netflix. Those who watched the new episodes straight away might have noticed that some of the special effects still needed calibration – as work on the episode was still hours away from completion.
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