Last Updated on January 4, 2021
Created by the Duffer Brothers, Stranger Things is an American sci-fi horror series that was released on Netflix in 2016. The story is set in the fictional town of Hawkins, Indiana, during the 80s. The plot is centered around the disappearance of a young boy, the sudden appearance of a young girl with psychokinetic powers, as well as other supernatural happenings.
The Duffer Brothers were inspired by the earlier works of Steven Spielberg, John Carpenter, and Stephen King, whose timeless stories have been a part of pop culture for decades. It’s lauded for its actors, dark atmosphere, and intense drama. Viewers can also expect nostalgic 80s themes in every episode, making it one of the more sought-after shows from Netflix.
The original font used for the iconic opening is called ITC Benguiat designed by Edward Benguiat and published by ITC. If you prefer a free version however, check out this gem from Scott Simpson. Or head on over to makeitstranger.com to create a Stranger Things-inspired image for your personal projects.