47 Stranger Things Trivia Questions and Answers 

Welcome to our Stranger Things trivia! Now that the latest season has hit our screens, we’re going to take a look back on all 3 Stranger Things seasons, its cast, characters, reception, and some fun facts to finish! 

How well do you remember the very first season of Stranger Things?

Were you paying close attention to all of the dramatic events that arose during Stranger Things season 2?

Do you think you have watched and rewatched season 3 enough times to be able to smash our entire Stranger Things trivia with top marks?

Let’s find out! 

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General Stranger Things Trivia Questions and Answers 

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Stranger Things is one of the most-watched TV shows on the streaming platform Netflix – gaining more than 5 billion minutes of viewing in a week and having one of the largest opening weekends to date. 

This American science fiction, drama, horror, TV show focuses on the disappearance of a young boy, supernatural events, and an alternate reality named the Upside Down

The show features an ensemble cast with some huge stars, such as Winona Ryder and Millie Bobby Brown, and a great range of characters with endearing, heartwarming, and truly unique traits!

In round 1 of our Stranger Things trivia, we’ve written 15 random questions about the show, its cast and characters, and more.

Let’s see how much you know about Stranger Things!

1: What date was the show released on Netflix?
July 15, 2016.
2: In what decade is the show set?
3: Who are the Duffer brothers?
The show's creators.
4: What is the name of the fictional Indiana town where the show is based?
5: Where is the creature from who abducted Will Byers at the start of season 1?
The Upside Down.
6: What is putting stores out of business in season 3?
Starcourt Mall.
7: Who is the chief of the Hawkins Police Department?
Jim Hopper.
8: What was the series originally going to be called?
9: What approval rating percentage did review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes give the first season?
10: What iconic board game do Lucas, Dustin, Mike, and Will play in Season 1?
Dungeons and Dragons.
11: What did Chief Hopper say that mornings were for?
Coffee and contemplation.
12: What is Eleven's favorite food?
Eggo waffles.
13: What song reminds Jonathan of Will?
Should I Stay Or Should I Go, The Clash.
14: Which character is played by Noah Schnapp?
Will Byers.
15: What season is the episode 'Chapter Seven: The Lost Sister' in?

Season 1 Stranger Things Trivia Questions and Answers 

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Season 1 of Stranger Things begins in November of 1983 when a rift is opened by researchers at Hawkins National Laboratory to an alternate dimension called Upside Down

From Upside Down comes a monstrous humanoid creature that escapes and abducts Will Byers and Barabara Holland. We’re then introduced to a psychokinetic girl called Eleven, who escapes from the lab and assists in the search for finding Will. 

The show features on-the-edge-of-your-seat, adrenaline-pumping viewing, but there are some heartwarming moments, too. 

The first season received universal acclaim, with great recognition for its originality, humor, visuals, characterization, and acting. 

Ready to see how much of this season you remember?

1: When released on Netflix, Stranger Things was the third most-watched season there. What shows took positions 1 and 2?
Orange Is The New Black and Fuller House.
2: On what date does Will Byers go missing?
November 6, 1983.
3: What is Barb's surname?
4: What movie does Joyce buy Will tickets for in a flashback?
5: What book did Hopper read to his daughter in the hospital?
Anne of Green Gables.
6: Netflix found that Stranger Things' hooked' viewers by which episode of season 1?
7: What does Joyce use to paint an alphabetic board on her wall?
Christmas lights.
8: In episode 4, what does Will use to channel his voice through?
Mike's walkie-talkie.
9: How many Primetime Emmy Award nominations did this season receive?
10: Speaking to eleven, who said: 'No, El, you're not the monster. You saved me. Do you understand? You saved me.'

Season 2 Stranger Things Trivia Questions and Answers 

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The second series of Stranger Things was released in 2017 and had somewhat of a darker tone compared to season 1. 

However, as round 2 of our Stranger Things, trivia will show you, the show had some fantastic scenes, including character development, visual effects, production values, and storylines

Hawkin residents are terrorized by a large tentacled entity; there’s a Californian newcomer and plenty of dramas this season. 

Do you remember some of the best scenes, lines, and phrases of Stranger Things season 2?

Allow around 2 to jog your memory! 

1: The soundtrack to this series was produced by which electronic band?
2: Who has a turtle called Yertle?
3: What did Steve turn up with at Nancy's home to win her back?
A dozen red roses.
4: Who dressed up as Venkman for Halloween?
5: What was the clown's name that gave Bob nightmares?
Mr. Baldo.
6: What tattoo does gang member Kali have on her wrist?
7: What was this season recognized for by Parrot Analytics?
The most in-demand digital original series in the world in 2017.
8: In the final episode of the season, who is seen to be still alive in the Upside Down, towering over the school and watching the group?
Mind Flayer.

Season 3 Stranger Things Trivia Questions and Answers 

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Released in 2019, season 3 of Stranger Things received international success – again – this time for its visuals, humor, and performances, particularly those of Hawke, Montgomery, Keery, Brown, and Harbor

Fans also loved the emotional weight behind this season. 

It’s the summer of 1985, and we have a new focal point in town: the Starcourt Mall; we also have budding romances, possible relocations, and strange magnetic reactions! 

With Hawkins residents supposedly safe due to the portal to Upside Down being closed, things should be plain sailing, right?


Let’s recap season 3 in the penultimate round of our Stranger Things trivia! 

1: Scientists from where tried to force open a new gate to the Upside Down in episode 1 of season 3?
Soviet Union.
2: What is Grigori?
Russian soldier.
3: Who is forced to trigger an explosion to close the gate?
4: What type of camp does Dustin attend?
5: Which 2 characters worked at The Hawkins Post before getting fired?
Jonathan and Nancy.
6: What is the name of the Malls ice cream shop?
Scoops Ahoy.
7: What is the name of the steelworks that Billy is dragged into?
8: What is the first line from the Russian code that Steve, Robin, and Dustin crack?
The week is long.

Fun Facts About Stranger Things Trivia Questions and Answers 

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We’re going to finish our Stranger Things trivia with a little fun facts section! 

While die-hard fans may know all of the answers, we’re hoping that some of them will be new-found knowledge for some of you! 

Learn how Stranger Things impacted the wider world, the past of some of the main characters, and which leading actor is not American; after all, it’s all trivia

Here we go! 

1: True or False: More than 2,000 children were screened for the show?
False. The actual number is 1213.
2: Which fast food restaurant chain served special 'upside down' burgers for a limited period to reference the show?
Burger King.
3: How many years was Winona Ryder in a relationship with Johnny Depp?
4: Which actor was born in Spain and raised in the UK?
Millie Bobby Brown.
5: How many people watched the first episode of season 3 the day it was released?
19.17 million people.
6: Which clothing brand offered a collection that included pieces worn on-screen by some of the show's actors?

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