Warning: This article contains spoilers for Stranger Things 4, Vol.1 Traces of the new Stranger Things villain, Vecna, can surprisingly be found right back in season 1, even inspiring Eleven's first victims.
Officially introduced by name in Stranger Things season 4, Vecna is the abominable new foe of Hawkins, being likened to the high dark wizard of Dungeons & Dragons.
Vecna targets Hawkins' traumatized teenagers, and even got close to claiming the group's very own Max Mayfield. Despite Vecna's sinister nature, he secretly inspired Eleven's first victims, and even helped to defeat them.
When Eleven escapes Hawkins Lab in season 1 she is hunted relentlessly, and Dr Brenner and his agents will stop at nothing to get her back.Read more on screenrant.com