Well we just watched 5-8 and this season was terrific, but it was not without its flaws.
First off, Hopper was an utter asshole the entire season. It really took him away from being my favorite character of the show. Fortunately,
I loved the three subplots that were happening as it really kept the show engaging and it didn't just repeat the same steps the first two did. On the other hand, doing jackshit with the plot from Episode 7 of Season 2 makes that episode utterly worthless as there was no payoff for it. I think my favorite of the subplots was Dustin's with the underground lab.
Robin was the stand out character for me. I'm amazed at how great she could act. She clearly gets it from her mom and not her dad. The character was well written too as I loved how
Not to mention that she had really great chemistry with Steve, who was really good this time around too.
I do have to say that Mike and Lucas did jack poop this entire season, which was disappointing. Mike's entire purpose for existing was
The reporter people all got what they deserved.
It was nice that they actually did something with Billy this season. It was fitting and
Cary Elwes was wasted.
Overall, like I said, it was an excellent season. I also love how conclusive it feels. If you were to shut it off before the credit scene, it would make for the perfect series finale. I just don't see what more they can do with these characters at this point. I feel like they have all been taken as far as they can go. Also, how much more can Hawkins take before the residence stop being a bunch of skreeonking blind ass idiots?
Speaking of the credit scene,