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.…

Netflix will not stream Minecraft “game” but a five-episode interactive narrative series | Digit

Just a few hours after techradar claimed that Netflix and Telltale Games have struck deal to bring streamable Minecraft: Story Mode game experience to the streaming service, Netflix confirmed that it will not a game but a licensed 5-episode interactive narrative series coming to the platform this fall — a part of the interactive videos that the platform already has on its service. It seems an addition to Netflix’s other interactive stories like Stretch Armstrong: The Breakout, Puss in Book: Trapped in an Epic Tale and Buddy Thunderstruck: The Maybe…