The teaser also introduces a few new clues regarding what season three might entail.
Appropriate for the time and pretty dang creepy (which is very on-brand for Stranger Things), the clip comes from the fictional 5 WIYZ news station in Hawkins, Indiana and is brought to viewers by the gracious folks at the town's hottest new spot, the Starcourt Mall.
The news was announced on Twitter just as the clocks turned over to the new year on Monday night and we already love this year more than 2018.
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From 1 to 10, how stoked do you think we are to see the kids of Stranger Things back on television screens this year? What could that mean for our returning cast that includes Millie Bobby Brown, David Harbour, Winona Ryder, Finn Wolfhard, Gaten Mattarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin, Natalie Dyer, Charlie Heaton, Noah Schnapp, Sadie Sink?
The minute-long New Year themed teaser features archival footage of Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve from 1984.
Season 3 of the worldwide sci-fi thriller hit is making its Netflix debut on July 4, 2019.
By watching the aforementioned code, one can make out the following enigmatic message at the 14-second mark: "When blue and yellow meet in the west". The past two seasons have followed Mike, Eleven, and the others during preceding falls and winters, so the new summer timeline will be a change of pace.