The demons are as much as no good within the Locke & Key teaser. Netflix unveiled the most recent have a look at the upcoming season 2 of its magical thriller, gearing followers up for what seems to be a wild experience. After all, the teaser gave a glimpse at some new and outdated keys, together with one never-before-seen key on the finish. Is the important thing a nod to Joe Hill’s Locke & Key comedian collection, or is it a wholly new creation?
[Spoiler alert: The following story contains some spoilers for Locke & Key Season 1.]
Netflix unlocked a brand new ‘Locke & Key’ Season 2 teaser with launch date
As a reminder, in season 1, Tyler (Connor Jessup), Kinsey (Emilia Jones), and Bode Locke (Jackson Robert Scott) found a number of magical keys of their late father’s household dwelling, referred to as Keyhouse, in Matheson, Massachusetts. The extra keys they discovered, the extra a demon posing as a girl named Dodge (Laysla De Oliveira) tried to steal them.
On the finish of the season, Dodge used the Id Key to pose as Kinsey’s good friend Gabe (Griffin Gluck). In the meantime, she turned Locke household good friend Ellie (Sherri Saum) into Dodge. So, when the youngsters thought they threw Dodge via the Omega Door to a different realm, they really threw Ellie.
The Locke & Key Season 2 teaser, seen under, exhibits the aftermath of the Locke children’ harmful mission with the Omega Key. Gabe/Dodge and a possessed Eden (Hallea Jones) wreak havoc on Matheson, the Locke children, and their associates.
“It’s time to finish what I started,” Gabe stated.
The brand new season seems like a harmful but thrilling journey for the kids. Followers gained’t have to attend lengthy for Locke & Key Season 2, because the teaser introduced a launch date: Oct. 22.
What’s with the important thing on the finish of the teaser?
The ultimate moments of the Locke & Key teaser present Gabe welding a brand new key. When he holds the important thing in entrance of him, viewers can see it seems to have the face of an offended animal, gargoyle, or another creature. Sadly, the teaser doesn’t showcase what the important thing can do, however that menacing face doesn’t make it appear to be one thing enjoyable.
The brand new key doesn’t look like a direct reference to any of the keys in the comic books, as none of them have that head. Nonetheless, it may very well be an interpretation of the Animal Key, which encompasses a clawed animal paw within the comics. The important thing turns its consumer into an animal. Within the comics, one of many authentic key house owners grew to become a cougar, which may very well be the animal featured on the important thing Gabe makes.
After all, Gabe may make a brand new key totally. Gabriel Rodríguez, the artist for the comedian collection, (*2*) that showrunner Meredith Averill tapped him to design some new keys for season 2.
There are nonetheless loads of keys from the comics
Netflix has already greenlit Locke & Key for season 3, so followers will doubtless see lots extra keys. The comics have almost 40 keys to select from, ought to the variation resolve to make use of them. Some fan-favorite keys are the Timeshift Key, the Alpha Key, and the Angel Key, however the potentialities are extensive open.
Which of them will Tyler, Kinsey, and Bode uncover subsequent? Hopefully, they’ll discover one thing to fight Gabe’s creepy key.
Locke & Key Season 2 premieres on Oct. 22, 2021, on Netflix.