The Mandalorian (Disney+)

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  1. bigpig

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    Geez louise, I said that in response to whether or not the middle episodes held up on a binge watch. The answer was basically "they aren't as good as the beginning and end of the season and you can skip them if you want."

    in conclusion, give ME a break
     
  2. zeberdee

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    there’s really zero reason to skip them though.
     
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  3. bigpig

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    Everybody's different. I would skip them becuase they were weak plots with some of the worst acting of the show between them.

    But this isn't worth arguing about
     
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  4. BP

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    Yes. But since the episodes are short it wasn't too bad.
     
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  5. Andy Reocho

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    Even if the “plot is weak” why in the world skip 1/4 of the episodes

    It was/is still entertaining.
     
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  6. CF3234

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    ep 5 and 6 are basically the difference between this being an 8 episode mini-series and a long movie. I'll take the filler eps. Thanks.
     
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  7. enjj

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    Thought the series was just ok. But I feel like season two has more potential.
     
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  8. skiedfrillet

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    So when does this take place? Between eps 3 and 4?
     
  9. Wu

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    approx 9 years after 6
     
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  10. bigred77

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    Almost had us a good nerd fight there for a second
     
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  12. skiedfrillet

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    i believe that tweet has been deleted sir
     
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  14. Truman

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    I wonder why they protected their tweets. I brain automatically goes to SW fans being awful and harassing them for some reason over that.
     
  15. CF3234

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    501st is awesome. They used to come out in full force for Star Wars weekends at Disney. Like the article said, their armor was better than Disney’s. Hardcore cosplay before it was even called LARPing
     
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  16. Wu

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    The secretive assignment turned stressful, though, when Pally was informed by the boss just how expensive that Baby Yoda prop is. “I remember the first take that I did when I punched him,” he said. ” They called ‘Cut!’ and Jon, who was watching on a monitor in his office, he came down from this office and said, ‘I just want to let you know that this is the hero Yoda [the main prop used for close-ups] and it costs, like, $5 million. So while I want you to hit it, I just want you to know that.’ Because I think I took a big swing at it. And the next three takes I missed, because I was so nervous.”
     
  17. Arrec Bardwin

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    Theres no way a baby yoda prop cost that much unless it can actually use the force.
     
  18. Doc Louis

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    No but between the multiple designs and prototypes, working with puppeteers to figure out how to make it all work and look realistic, and it taking two people to operate it the budget can add up.
     
  19. Wu

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  20. Wu

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    And 8 episodes
     
  21. CF3234

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    Boooo
     
  22. Popovio

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    Just binged this over the last few days. Thought it was great, surprised anyone would think to skip episodes.
     
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  23. Name P. Redacted

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    I think the “side stories” episodes aren’t so bad when you don’t have to wait a week to progress the plot you’re really interested in
     
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  24. Truman

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    Technology is crazy

     
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  25. Pelican

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  26. CF3234

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    :fuckyeah:
     
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  27. WhiskeyDelta

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    FUUUUUUUUUUUUUCK YEEEEEEESSSSSSSS
     
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  28. skeezy

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    starting my binge
     
  29. Tex

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  30. Wu

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    Fuck yeah
     
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  32. BP

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  33. Wu

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    Also, Disney confirmed that even with COVID situation, still scheduled to release in October
     
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  34. Nandor the Relentless

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    It’s going to do a killing then with seemingly almost everything else being delayed well past that
     
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  36. WhiskeyDelta

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    Welp I have a boner.
     
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  37. Wu

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    He’ll fit in perfectly as a space cowboy type
     
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  38. football501

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    He can just be Raylan Givens in space

    I require no other effort or attempt
     
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  39. Tex

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  40. Andy Reocho

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  41. WhiskeyDelta

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    The technology episode was amazing. That Volume technically is going to be revolutionary.
     
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  42. Nandor the Relentless

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    I have one of those. I ordered it off Amazon and then they announced one where he was eating the frog and I got mad because I like the frog one better.
     
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  43. Andy Reocho

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    I pre-ordered this way back in like December lol. Finally got it.
     
  44. Nandor the Relentless

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    I tried preordering it but everywhere I went said it was sold out. Got it off Amazon at regular retail price like a month ago when they restocked it. Motherfucker is hard to get.
     
  45. Andy Reocho

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    I'm curious to find this frog one now....under $10 on Amazon.

    SOLD
     
  46. ANTWONE

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    What do you guys do with something like that? Throw it on your desk?
     
  47. CF3234

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    Yup
     
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  48. Celemo

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    My Guy Fieri pop figure is chilling on my desk at work
     
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