Stranger Things Trivia: Every fan of The Duffer Brothers’ show knows how integral Castle Byers is to Stanger Things. Will Byers along with his brother Jonathan created Castle Byers outside his house. In fact, when Will disappears, that’s the first place where his mom looks for him. Even when Eleven builts a connection with lost Will through her mind, she finds him at Castle Byers in Upside Down.
But do you know Castle Byers has an interesting The Lord of The Rings & Hobbit connection? Continue to read below to know about this.
The password to enter Castle Byers is ‘Radagast’ which is the name of a wizard in J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Lord Of The Rings. Interestingly, the wizard also appeared in Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit films.
But those who are here, we have a bonus for you as well.
According to a Reddit user, “In slavic religion, radgost (often butchered in English into radagast) is one of the gods whose name literally means spoiler”
Now that’s quite interesting! Isn’t it?
Stranger Things stars Noah Schnapp as Will Byers along with other stars like Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown, Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin, Natalia Dyer, Charlie Heaton, Cara Buono, Matthew Modine.
The first season of the show started streaming on Netflix in 2016 and 3rd premiered in 2019. Stranger Things 4 was all set to release this year but got postponed due to the pandemic.