The Mandalorian series shocked Star Wars fans thanks to the lovable Baby Yoda (Grogu) but now LucasFilm is being accused of copying another character.
the series of The Mandalorian It introduced us to a tough bounty hunter who accepts a mission to capture someone without really knowing who he is. When he reaches his goal he meets Baby Yoda and quickly steals his heart as well as all fans of starwars. But things get complicated because the remnants of the Empire are after him. To find out what happens to this odd couple, you just have to watch the first two seasons of the series and The Boba Fett Book on the streaming platform Disney Plus.
One of the great successes of the design of Baby Yoda is that it combines nostalgia, fan service and that it is really adorable. Although it looks a lot like Gizmo of the gremlins. In fact, joe dantedirector of the two installments of the little monsters released in 1984 and 1990, is clear that it is a copy.
“I think the longevity of Gremlins is really key to this character. Since Gizmo is essentially like a baby. Which brings me, of course, to the topic of Baby Yoda, who is completely stolen and simply copied. Shamelessly, I would think.”
Do you think it has a bowl? It must be recognized that much Gizmo What Baby Yoda they are animatronic characters that feel more real than any CGI creature. Both are small, have large pointed ears and are at the center of the adventures of a group of humans. Finally, they are the one element that no one can forget about their respective franchises.
We will see the two characters soon, since Gizmo will star in the animated series Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai of hbo max. While Baby Yoda will repeat in the third installment of The Mandalorian of Disney Plus.