- Max’s bones were broken in Stranger Things 4 by Vecna
- Season 4 ends with Max in a state like a coma.
- The fifth season of Stranger Things will clarify her fate.
Stranger Things 4 Updates: Maxine “Max” Mayfield, played by Sadie Sink, was supposed to make her final appearance in Stranger Things 4, but writers Ross Duffer and Matt Duffer ultimately decided to leave her fate unclear. The Duffer Brothers, who created the Netflix scifi series, acknowledged in a recent interview that the death of the beloved character “was discussed as a possibility,” but they decided to end the fourth season with “a little more of a question mark,” preparing viewers for the fifth and final instalment.
However, the Duffer Brothers avoided giving away any spoilers for Max’s future in Stranger Things 5.We wanted to conclude it with a little more of a question mark at the end of the season, Ross remarked in an interview with the official Stranger Things YouTube channel. Where it’s still quite dark and we’re unsure of Max’s prognosis. Actually, we don’t know. Going into season 5, we wanted to leave things up in the air.The terrifying antagonist Vecna (Jamie Campbell Bower), in Volume 2, the two-part conclusion to Stranger Things 4, broke Max’s bones and put her in a coma like mental state.
Max appears to still be alive, but Eddie Munson, the Upside Down’s guitarist and founder of the Hellfire Club, can’t be said to be. The new favourite was killed off.To set up Stranger Things season 5, according to Matt, the heroes had to suffer defeat. He said, “We were going to introduce Vecna and they were going to lose to him. That prepares our characters for the season 5 finale’s ultimate showdown with Vecna and the Upside Down.It would be intriguing to see if the Stranger Things 4 events are satisfactorily resolved in season 5.After the Korean survival thriller Squid Game from 2021, which clocked in 1.65 billion hours in its first 28 days, Stranger Things 4 recently became the second Netflix series to reach a billion hours of viewing time.Stranger Things 5 will come after the fourth season, although its release date is unknown. There are plans for a Stranger Things spinoff series as well, although the Duffer Brothers are not expected to direct it.