The Mandalorian season 2 has begun and the Child Yoda present is again in full pressure. 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 Whereas the brand new episode has a ton of Star Wars nods throughout books, films, and comics, Knights of the Outdated Republic followers might have seen a neat little nod to the BioWare recreation as properly.
The Mandalorian season 2 spoilers forward
It needs to be apparent, however we will not discuss an Easter egg with out speaking concerning the precise Easter egg, so there will probably 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.
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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 varied 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 battle in opposition to the Krayt dragon, the Tuskens discover a small pearl throughout the beast. In the event you prefer to eschew “official lore” a bit, this pearl can play a job when making lightsabers, but it surely’s additionally an superior excuse to speak about Knights of the Outdated Republic, which is why we’re actually right here.
For those who have performed the BioWare 2003 favourite, you could keep 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, simple to overlook, particularly when taking a look at a few of the books that embrace a Krayt-dwelling pearl, however a neat one nonetheless.
The Mandalorian season 2 has formally begun for Disney Plus subscribers!
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