The Mandalorian season 2 has begun and the Baby Yoda show is back in full force. The debut episode for the brand new season was met with immense positivity, marking a profitable return to Disney Plus for Star Wars followers. Whereas the brand new episode has a ton of Star Wars nods throughout books, motion pictures, and comics, Knights of the Previous Republic followers might have observed a neat little nod to the BioWare sport as nicely.
The Mandalorian season 2 spoilers forward
It ought to be apparent, however we will not discuss an Easter egg with out speaking in regards to the precise Easter egg, so there shall be spoilers under. For these nonetheless on the fence, we can’t be stepping into deep with dialogue or something like that, however the nod does relate to an essential a part of the returning season.
That is your final likelihood, no indignant feedback at me, I attempted to warn you. No critically. (Click on on the traces under to disclose the Easter egg content material)
One of many coolest moments of the primary episode is the Krayt dragon. This creature is one which has made a reasonably epic displaying in numerous mediums of the Star Wars universe, together with the film A New Hope. Whereas the Krayt itself is cool, it is what’s hidden inside him that makes a cool KOTR nod.
On the finish of the combat towards the Krayt dragon, the Tuskens discover a small pearl throughout the beast. Should you prefer to eschew “official lore” a bit, this pearl can play a task when making lightsabers, but it surely’s additionally an superior excuse to speak about Knights of the Previous Republic, which is why we’re actually right here.
For those who have performed the BioWare 2003 favourite, it’s possible you’ll bear in mind the “A Desert Hunt” mission that tasked gamers with taking up a Krayt solely to uncover a pearl throughout the beast after blowing it up all to hell. A small nod, straightforward to overlook, particularly when a number of the books that embody a Krayt-dwelling pearl, however a neat one nonetheless.
The Mandalorian season 2 has formally begun for Disney Plus subscribers!
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