stranger things Toronto

This is what Toronto would look like in Stranger Things

Since its second season premier last month, frenzy over Netflix's Stranger Things 2 has reached a fever pitch and some people have even started to imagine what Toronto would look like if it existed in the Upside Down.

Fan art on Instagram shows the skyline as part of the Upside Down, complete with its frightening monster ready to attack the CN Tower and presumably all those below.

˙˙˙ǝɯoH . . . .

A post shared by Richard Mohammed (@thenerdyathlete) on

Toronto's not unfamiliar with the Upside Down, having already been treated to an up close experience during Nuit Blanche that was easily one of the most popular attractions at the event.

A post shared by Simøn Matthews (@mxtthws) on

These renderings are a testament to the show's ever-growing popularity in this city, whether it be via Stranger Things-themed parties or through clever ad campaigns on the TTC.

You can bet that there's more to come as the show's slated to return for a third season. Until then, fans can tide themselves over by imagining Toronto as a big city stand-in for Hawkins, Indiana.

Lead photo by

mxtthws


Join the conversation Load comments

Latest in Film

Justin Trudeau expresses support for actor Elliot Page after he comes out as trans

Canadian star of Juno and Umbrella Academy Elliot Page comes out as trans

Kevin Hart complains about cold weather while filming The Man From Toronto

The Man From Toronto returns to Brampton for filming

The history of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton's controversial visit to Toronto

Barack Obama says Drake could play him in a biopic

New Netflix documentary shows the inside of Shawn Mendes' Toronto condo

Kevin Hart agrees to meet Brampton man who put up a billboard to get his attention