Black Mirror Season 5 Will Feature a Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Episode

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Netflix has been fairly quiet about the forthcoming fifth season of Black Mirrorbut a shred of news has come out via Bloomberg, as part of a larger piece about the streaming service experimenting with interactive episodes and movies. According to Bloomberg’s report, Netflix is preparing a slate of programs—including children’s animated series, Black Mirror, and two video-game adaptations—in which the viewer gets to choose where the plot of a given program goes based on a series of branching options. At least one of these will be released by the end of the year… and it could very well be Black Mirror, as Bloomberg reports that season 5 will premiere sometime in December.

This makes sense, as season 4 premiered on December 29 of last year; Netflix could be gearing up for another end-of-year drop of at least six new episodes, one of which will be interactive. ...