Based on the beloved comic book series from Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez, Locke & Key has been one of the most compelling supernatural series to come to Netflix in recent years.
After Season 2 ended on an agonizing cliffhanger, the long-awaited third installment exploded onto our screens and fans wasted no time browsing through the new episodes.
However, after the new chapter, Locke & Key won’t return to Netflix for season 4 – but why exactly is the series ending?
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Locke & Key season 3 release date and plot preview
Season 3 of Locke & Key arrived on Netflix on Wednesday, August 10, 2022.
After the jaw-dropping cliffhanger at the end of Season 2, the Lockes have a new threat to contend with after Eden summons the evil echo of colonial-era British Army Captain Frederick Gideon.
Gideon has his eyes set on claiming the keys in an effort to reopen the wounds of the Revolutionary War that tore Matheson hundreds of years earlier.
But the discovery of a host of new keys will lead to unexpected twists.
Why Locke & Key Won’t Return For Season 4
Although Locke & Key is ending with season 3, this is not a case of Netflix canceling the show. Instead, it was still planned to conclude the series after three installments.
In a statement quoted by Deadline, Locke and Key co-showrunners Carlton Cuse and Meredith Averill said, “Once we started working on the series, we felt three seasons was the perfect length to tell the story. the story of the Locke family and their Keyhouse adventures. a satisfying conclusion.
“As storytellers, we are grateful to have had the opportunity to tell our version of the incredible story of Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez exactly as we intended. However, we keep the magic keys for our personal use.
Netflix shows to watch next
While Locke & Key may end, there are plenty of shows fans of the supernatural drama can turn to.
stranger things | As Netflix’s most popular series, most subscribers will likely be familiar with the adventures of Eleven and the Hawkins team. But for new viewers, Stranger Things might be the perfect destination to turn to as it follows a group of kids as they encounter mysterious forces from another dimension, set against the backdrop of the 1980s.
The Umbrella Academy | Based on Gerard Way’s comic book series My Chemical Romance, the series tells the story of a group of young superhero siblings, all born at exactly the same time, who have to deal with strange twists and turns. supernatural.
Ragnarok | On the subject of superheroes, the Norwegian series Ragnarok tells the story of Thor, but this story is very different from Marvel’s hero because the series follows a seemingly ordinary teenager who discovers that he is secretly the god of thunder.
Greedy | Another series from a comic book, Sweet Tooth follows a half-human, half-deer young boy through a dangerous world with a mean, brooding, and world-weary protector by his side.
Love, Death + Robots | This anime anthology series has something for everyone because no two episodes are the same. Mixing genres including sic-fi and fantasy with horror and comedy, the series explores alternate histories, the lives of robots in post-apocalyptic cities and, at its weirdest, follows a yoghurt super clever on a plot for world domination.
The sand man | The latest from Netflix, The Sandman is based on the works of Neil Gaiman and is full of supernatural oddities as it tells the story of a family of godlike beings who each control some aspect of life, and even death.
Lucifer | And finally, we end with another creation by Neil Gaiman. The series began life on Fox before becoming a Netflix Original where it follows the Devil as he gives up his place in Hell to live on Earth and work as a consulting detective in the bustle of Los Angeles.
Locke & Key Season 3 is available to stream now on Netflix after releasing on August 10, 2022.
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