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Six months before the time of witches, ghouls, and goblins rolls around, Universal Studios starts to rev up anticipation for the haunting season. For its annual Halloween Horror Nights celebration, the theatrical theme park turns its playful stomping grounds into a horrifying vision, bringing in the scariest villains and monsters from cinematic and televised history. So far for the 2018 Halloween season, Universal has confirmed that one of its mazes would recreate the 80’s nostalgia of Netflix’s Stranger Things.

According to the Stranger Things maze reveal, Universal aims to transport guests into “the show’s most iconic scenes” with a heavy emphasis on the series’ characters and 80’s setting. Guests will trek through the Upside Down, evading Demogorgons set loose on Hawkins, IN and the Hawkins National Laboratory. The retro maze isn’t the first time Universal Studios turned to television for Halloween-themed attractions. Since the growing popularity of The Walking Dead, the Orlando, FL. Hollywood, CA, and Singapore theme parks have featured several mazes and walking tours set in Robert Kirkman’s post-apocalyptic undead world.

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