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The Mandalorian The Mandalorian 1.05-Chapter 5-Discussion Thread (Spoilers Allowed)

Discussion in 'Star Wars TV- Current and Future Shows' started by Jedi Master Scorpio , Dec 4, 2019.

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Grade the Episode

Poll closed Dec 13, 2019.
  1. 10

    14.2%
  2. 9

    23.0%
  3. 8

    25.7%
  4. 7

    13.5%
  5. 6

    15.5%
  6. 5

    4.7%
  7. 4

    2.0%
  8. 3

    1.4%
  9. 2

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  10. 1

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  1. IG_2000

    IG_2000 Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    Fett’s been a trigger happy raging moron in the new canon (early issues of Marvel Star Wars) and Mando is more in line with EU depictions of Fett, so I don’t really see this happening.
     
  2. Jedi Knight Fett

    Jedi Knight Fett PT Interview Host star 10 VIP - Game Host

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    Feb 18, 2014
    Which I hate I like some character for my characters
     
  3. Justus_Cade

    Justus_Cade Jedi Grand Master star 1

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    Would be entertaining if the Mandalorians see Fett as a pretender and more of a joke. Which just happens to coincide with my thoughts on Boba.
     
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  4. Alien Vanguard

    Alien Vanguard Jedi Master star 3

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    Agreed. You don't become the most feared and respected bounty hunter in the galaxy by shooting everything in sight. It seems out of character for him.
     
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  5. Bor Mullet

    Bor Mullet Force Ghost star 6

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    Apr 6, 2018
    I don’t believe you.
     
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  6. The Chalk Jedi

    The Chalk Jedi Jedi Knight star 3

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    Nov 8, 2019
    The most confusing thing about the "it's possible it's the Mando" arguments is that it doesn't explain why Filoni would film the ending as a cliffhanger where the identity of the character is obscured.

    So the way it's filmed suggests to me no possibility at all this is Mando.
     
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  7. Aximili86

    Aximili86 Jedi Master star 4

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    Nov 28, 2018

    Oh yeah? Well...well...

    You're a cotton-headed-ninny-muggins! :p

    But yeah, you got me. We're all Lucasfilm crack addicts here, the figure could be Boss Nass on a diet and we'd all still tune in. Hey, I might've just had a moment of inspiration there...

    Yousa no tinken yousa better dan da Gooooonganz?
     
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  8. Baron_Papanerd

    Baron_Papanerd Jedi Master star 4

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    May 1, 2014
    The starship firing at the Razorcrest, at the opening of the Show, reminds me of a Z-95 Headhunter. :)
     
  9. Vorax

    Vorax Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    Gideon I think is a stretch unless he was gonna hire her out to kill the Mando. Anyway, it sounded like the feet belonged to someone wearing cowboy spurs and wearing a duster or cape carrying a tracking fob. Any connection to an aged and back from the dead Boba Fett is very tenuous at best. Other perhaps more likely candidates could easily be Cad Bane or even Cobb Vanth. We also know Shand was expecting someone whom she was gonna meet up with at her rendezvous which she never made it too so perhaps that person went looking for her and the tracking fob belonged to that dead hunter with the dewback.
     
  10. Bor Mullet

    Bor Mullet Force Ghost star 6

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    Apr 6, 2018
    I don’t think it’s likely to be Cobb Vanth because that guy’s just a local cop on Tatooine. How would he threaten Mando in the future? For that reason, I think Boba Fett is far more likely. Though the boots and cape are reminiscent of Cad Bane as well...

    In any case, I’m very sure it won’t pay off until future seasons.
     
  11. Fredrik Vallestrand

    Fredrik Vallestrand Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    Jan 15, 2018
    It is Boba Fett, now with new bounty hunters ongoing comic series coming that might reveal his survival. I could see Boosk his big brother and guardian pull him up after he crawls out. In the final cliffhanger scene og this season we will get a Boba Fett reveal. I bet him along with moff Gideon will be the main villains. Both imperial and bounty hunter villain.
     
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  12. Jedi Knight Fett

    Jedi Knight Fett PT Interview Host star 10 VIP - Game Host

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  13. Bor Mullet

    Bor Mullet Force Ghost star 6

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  14. FrogEater315

    FrogEater315 Jedi Youngling

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    Nov 6, 2020
    My favorite episode of Season 1. I know people hate it because of Toro, but I like this episode because I like seeing what Dave Filoni revealed about the fate of Tattooine after the Original Trilogy with droids now running Mos Eisley and stormtroopers heads on pikes, implying an attack against the Empire on Tatooine.

    Also, I was just glad to go back to OG Tatooine and not a “fake Tatooine” like Jakku.

    10/10