Mandalorian, Grogu Set Disneyland Debut Date

November 17, 2022, 2:14 PM · Din Djarin and Grogu are going to Disneyland.

The Mandalorian and his "Baby Yoda" companion from the hit Star Wars series on Disney+ will begin appearing inside the Star Wars Galaxy's Edge land at Disneyland tomorrow, November 18.

Mandalorian and Grogu
Photo courtesy Disney

Season three of The Mandalorian will begin streaming on Disney+ in February next year.

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Replies (7)

November 17, 2022 at 4:04 PM

Will these popular characters be permanent additions to SW:GE (as they should be) - or will they merely be there for a limited time Disney+ promotion?

November 17, 2022 at 5:50 PM

Most of the Galaxy’s Edge characters come and go, so I would go soon if you must see them.

November 18, 2022 at 8:17 AM

What's odd to me is Disney's willingness to break theme in California but to not do so in Florida. I'm sure the Galactic Starcruiser has some influence on DHS's version of Galaxy's Edge, but why should either land break critical thematic constraints? Are the Imagineers who worked on developing Galaxy's Edge OK with Disney throwing out-of-context characters into their creation?

November 18, 2022 at 12:20 PM

Its too bad Orlando won't be getting this. I think most casual fans of Star Wars welcome the extra characters and couldn't care less about sticking to the "story" if you can call it that. Considering the Star Wars land is not set in a real location to me you can put anything in there and I'd be fine with it.

Had they chosen a real location from the movies then I would be more incline to say they should stick with the story.

November 18, 2022 at 4:17 PM

Who cares about the story, it’s guaranteed the Mandalorian and Grogu will get mobbed wherever they go. Now add some iconic John Williams Star Wars music throughout the land. These additions will only make Galaxy’s Edge better.

November 19, 2022 at 10:27 AM

*extremely Werner Herzog voice* We saw the baby yesterday.

He stayed on the west side of galaxy’s edge, in the no-man’s land between the first order and resistance areas. If anyone was deeply worried about canon while taking their photos, I didn’t notice.

November 23, 2022 at 11:37 PM

When I visited Galaxy's Edge I can't tell you how may times I heard kids ask where Darth Vader is.
Kids don't care about canon. They want to see The Man! Or part man/machine.

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