View Latest PC Technology News Regarding The Mandalorian season 2 episode 5 recap: Baby Yoda and Mando track down The Jedi
Episode 5, entitled The Jedi, was directed by two last season)., the man behind CGI animated series and (he also played a and directed
Let’s wade into a sea of SPOILERS.
Baby Yoda’s real name
Mando tracks down Ahsoka Tano, the former Padawan of the late Anakin Skywalker, in the city of Calodan on the forest planet of Corvus. She’s played by Rosario Dawson, whom you might remember playing Claire Temple in , as .
She communes with Baby Yoda through the Force, and we learn his real name — Grogu. Better change those “Baby Yoda” tattoos and re-issue all that “The Child” merchandise.
Ahsoka’s live action debut
It’s our first time seeing Ahsoka in live action, and the first time she hasn’t been played by voice actor Ashley Eckstein (who also didin ) — I associated Eckstein so strongly with the character that it was a little weird hearing her with a different voice. However, I totally accepted Dawson in the role by the end of the episode.
Towards the end of the Clone Wars, Ahsokaand the rise of the Empire, before showing up again during events of Rebels. We last saw Ahsoka in a Rebels epilogue that took place sometime after the events of Return of the Jedi — it’s unclear if that happened before or after this episode — when she joined Mandalorian Sabine Wren in quest to find missing Jedi Padawan Ezra Bridger.
This episode also reveals that Ahsoka is hunting.
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