Why The Mandalorian’s Final Scene Wasn’t The Big Knockout Punch Star Wars Probably Wanted

Why The Mandalorian’s Final Scene Wasn’t The Big Knockout Punch Star Wars Probably Wanted

That’s not to say that the episode was bad (it wasn’t), or that Boba Fett being back in this universe is disappointing (it’s not). The bulk of “The Marshal” was a standard challenge-of-the-week episode for The Mandalorian, and the story dug deep into Star Wars mythology to make important use of Tusken raiders (Sand People), previously unseen Tatooine outposts, sarlacc pits, and other nods that will make Star Wars fans giddy.