The Differences Between The Mandalorian And Boba Fett Explained

2
8

Published – 11/26/2019 2:00 am

The Mandalorian has proven itself to not only be one of the best original offerings on Disney+, but one of the best new shows on television, period.

Its conflicted protagonist is a member of a dying race, a warlike yet honorable people who once inhabited the planet Mandalore in the time of the Old Republic. During the time period in which the series is set, in between the original and sequel film trilogies, they’re a people whose numbers are dwindling fast, due to a long, long history of conflict that has led them to being forsaken by their own government and exiled to the moon of Concordia, where they were left to die out.

While the history of Mandalore is a bit fluid, one thing that has never changed is the race’s distinctive armor, armor which has been very familiar to fans ever since the first big-screen appearance of the bounty hunter Boba Fett in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back.

Before the release of The Mandalorian, it was even speculated by some fans that the title character might actually be Boba Fett, as that character’s fate has been retconned since his seemingly fatal plunge into the Sarlacc pit in Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi. It turns out that Boba is still alive, meaning that he may very well be wandering the galaxy during the events of The Mandalorian, but the differences between the two characters are many, and significant.

All of these differences stem from the most obvious one: Boba Fett isn’t actually Mandalorian. He’s a clone of Jango Fett, who claimed to hail from Concord Dawn, a planet within the Mandalore system. Although Jango wore Mandalorian armor outfitted with the types of bells and whistles common to those worn by the warrior race, he had been disavowed by the Mandalorian government, which regarded him as nothing more than a scoundrel, a common mercenary whose only interest was in a paycheck.

This goes to the core of the differences between Boba Fett, who followed in his father’s footsteps in becoming the most feared bounty hunter in the galaxy, and the Mandalorian, whose identity is very strongly tied to his homeworld and its culture.

While both Boba and the Mandalorian are seen operating as bounty hunters, and both operate mostly according to the codes of that profession, that and their armor is basically where the similarities end.

This is because, like his father before him, Boba Fett’s code of honor is largely his own, untethered to any larger philosophy, which stands in stark contrast to the Mandalorian, whose code isn’t just a personal preference, but his actual religion. Watch the video to hear The Differences Between The Mandalorian And Boba Fett Explained!

8 Total Score

User Rating: 4 (4 votes)
Read More
Filter by
Post Page
Trending TV Trending Funny Trending Music Trending Now Trending Movies Trending Sports
Sort by

Jim Scares Dwight Prank (EXCLUSIVE DELETED SCENES) – The Office US

Published – 11/26/2019 2:00 am In these exclusive deleted scenes of Season 5 Episode 10 ‘The

1

Fired for Farting: The Story Behind Florida Man Paul Flart

Published – 11/26/2019 2:00 am A Florida security guard named Doug, who goes by @PaulFlart on

1

Marshmello & Kane Brown – One Thing Right (Official Music Video)

Published – 11/26/2019 2:00 am Official Music

1

Was ‘Kid Nation’ The Worst Reality Show Ever Made?

Published – 11/26/2019 2:00 am This was a crazy experiment! What were they thinking? 40

1

Why Taylor Lautner Got Blacklisted By Hollywood

Published – 11/26/2019 2:00 am Taylor Lautner, a hotty Jacob from Twilight – but is it all we can say a

1

Floor is LAVA Parkour Challenge

Published – 11/26/2019 2:00 am

1

Everything You Missed In ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’ | Pop Culture Decoded

Published – 11/26/2019 2:00 am “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” Quentin Tarantino’s latest movie, is se

1

Star Wars: The High Republic | Announcement Trailer

Published – 11/26/2019 2:00 am Set 200 years prior to the events of Star Wars: The Phantom

1

INSIDE a $56 Million Bel Air MEGA MANSION

Published – 11/26/2019 2:00 am Inside a $56 MILLION Bel Air California Mega Mansion! I give

1

OBJ-Baker Mayfield will be the best duo in the NFL – Max Kellerman | First Take

Published – 11/26/2019 2:00 am Max Kellerman expects Baker Mayfield and Odell Beckham Jr. to be the

1

Why Martial Arts Are Suddenly Being Exposed as Fake

Published – 11/26/2019 2:00 am He is the real reason everyone’s been talking crap about martial a

1

Ellie Goulding, Juice WRLD – Hate Me

Published – 11/26/2019 2:00 am Juice WRLD – Hate MeDIRECTOR: Saam Farahmand Prod

1

Winter Ice Camping Overnight in -12 Degrees

Published – 04/28/2020 9:37 am This was a great time with my buddies! In this episode, we camp on the

1

Bringing Back The World’s Oldest Fermented Beverage | PARAGRAPHIC

Bringing Back The World’s Oldest Fermented Beverage

Published – 04/28/2020 9:37 am Honey, the fundamental sugar in mead, is the most expensive

1

Couple Builds Tiny House for Only $420!

Published – 04/28/2020 9:37 am Meet Liam and Rachel, who built this cute 6.25-meter tiny house for

1

HOW TO IMPLEMENT A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE | Setting Habits & Wellness Goals

Published – 04/28/2020 9:37 am Get Your Life Together For Good 7 Steps To Start Living

1

How to Get a World-Famous Actor in your Short Film

Published – 04/28/2020 9:37 am Want an A-List celebrity to appear in your passion project? Follow

1

Man Who Admits He’s Addicted To Heroin Shows What A Day In His Life Is Like

Published – 04/28/2020 9:37 am A former star-athlete and homecoming king says he now abuses

1

Meet The Mole People Living Beneath the Las Vegas Strip

Published – 04/28/2020 9:37 am Beneath the Las Vegas

1

Magical Hobbit-Like Eco Cave House

Published – 04/28/2020 9:37 am This week we visit Underhill, and incredible hobbit-home like, eco-cave

1

Moose are Absolute Units

Published – 04/28/2020 9:37 am The moose is a Canadian icon. Its gigantic size, chill

1

Gorgeous Three Bedroom Tiny Home

Published – 04/28/2020 9:37 am Tiny

1

He’s Filled 600 Potholes in Memory of His Son(subtitled)

Published – 04/28/2020 9:37 am There are over 10,000 potholes in Mumbai’s streets, and if Dadarao B

1

InfoSearched | Trending Research and Information
Logo