The Future is Bright for Black Mirror

Netflix drops a tweet confirming that the dystopian horror anthology series will be returning for a 5th season.

By Chris Morse

According to Netflix, Black Mirror will "be right back." The streaming TV giant dropped a short video teaser on Twitter that has fans searching for any clues that might hint at what's to come. The message, of course, is quite simple: Black Mirror has been renewed for a 5th season. Not that this comes as much of a surprise to fans of the anthology series that sometimes hits a little too close to home, but we're still happy to take whatever little tease we can get.


The preview shows a number of clips from previous Black Mirror episodes before they all change to buffering, a familiar staple of online video streaming, especially growing up during the days of dial-up and early broadband. Could this be a hint at a theme or two in the upcoming season, or is this merely creative marketing? We can't wait to find out!

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Chris Morse

Programmer by day, writer by night. Having grown up surrounded by plenty of horror movies and video games, it only made sense for Chris to combine all of these passions into one place: Dead Entertainment. Whether he's working on designs, tinkering with the platform, or just writing up the latest horror news, he's sure to be hard at work keeping the wheels turning on this website no matter what time of day it is. When not coding or gaming, you can find him donning a Cheesehead and heading to the Midwest to cheer on his favorite NFL team, the Green Bay Packers. #GoPackGo