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Stranger Things Volume 1: The Other Side is the first miniseries of the Stranger Things comic series published by Dark Horse Comics. Published by Dark Horse Comics, the series is written by Jody Houser, inked by Keith Champagne, illustrated by Stefano Martino, colored by Lauren Affe, and lettered by Nate Piekos.

The debut issue, was released on September 26, 2018, while its follow-up, the second issue was released on October 31, 2018. The third issue was released on November 28, 2018, with the fourth and final issue being released on January 2, 2019. The four issues bundled together were released on April 30, 2019.


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1 When Will Byers finds himself in the Upside Down, an impossible dark parody of his own world, he is understandably frightened. But that's nothing compared to the fear that takes hold when he realizes what's in that world with him! September 26, 2018
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2 Stuck in the mysterious Upside Down, Will Byers is cold, scared and starving. He uses his last bullet to temporarily drive away the Demogorgon. Drawing on lessons learned from D&D, Will hunts for food and supplies to prepare for whatever lies ahead. After discovering he can affect the lights in his family home, brief excitement turns to terror when he realizes he isn’t the only one that wants to break through to the other side. October 31, 2018
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3 Running from the Demogorgon in a twisted mirror of his own world, Will Byers still struggles to communicate with the other side. In a desperate race to stay one step ahead of the dangerous creature, Will must use all his wits to stay safe. But can he keep his friends and family safe, when he's stuck in the Upside Down with no way out? November 28, 2018
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4 Exhausted and at the end of his rope, Will Byers seeks shelter in a dark mirror of the fort he created in happier times, Castle Byers. Will must fight to keep his sanity just as surely as he must fight to keep out of the Demogorgon's clutches in this suspenseful conclusion. January 2, 2019