Stranger Things 3 review: Of Rats, Russians and Romance | Digit

Rats, Russians and Romance — These three Rs are crucial to the storyline of Stranger Things 3. Unlike the previous two instalments where the retro gang fight creatures from the Upside Down — the Demogorgons and the Mind Flayer — this time around, the children’s party finds itself split into groups, uncovering secrets about a new Mall that’s opened up in Hawkins, the arrival of a mysterious group of Russians and exploding rats. Yes, you heard that right! The events of Stranger Things 3 pick up right where Season 2 ends.…