Mar 24, 2016 meet the man behind boba fetts mask in new star wars doc trailer for makingof doc elstree 1976 focuses on new hope extras including the actor who played the fan favorite. This is the fourth installment of an ongoing video series about the various stages of production that your favorite star wars character, location, vehicle, c. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. Understandably, specific boba fett movie details are being kept under wraps right now, but should it officially move forward, be it as a 2020 release or a few years afterwards, this should be a. Elstree 1976 takes off the mask and reveals the real boba fett and other famously unknown star wars actors. Boba fett grew up to be a bounty hunter operating while the empire ruled the galaxy, primarily for jabba the hutt.
Mar 3, 2017 actors and artists behind the creation of boba fett. Hes been captured by his enemies, his life nearly forfeit. The book starts in star wars episode ii, but tells the story from boba fetts point of view. Granted, it was a small start, out there in little san anselmo, but it was the beginning of an overwhelming campaign that would dominate pop culture. Gult described him in the novelization as a figure dressed in a weaponcovered, armored spacesuit, the kind worn by a group of evil warriors defeated by the jedi knights during the clone wars. Boba has his own personal starship dubbed the slave i, and is. Boba fett a master bounty hunter whos galaxy renowned for his killer instincts and stalkerish ways. Things you need to know about boba fett screenrant. This guy was one of the original r2d2 operators just standing in. Put on one of our boba fett costumes and transform into one of the most famous bounty hunters in the galaxy. This is don bies, who is one of two ilm employees that played fett while george lucas was shooting the special edition films. The mandalorian may have featured boba fett in its. Revenge of the sith, follows boba fett as a teenager. Your secrets and dreams written in ink, or drawn in pencil, and hidden behind your favorite art.
Established in 1996, the boba fett fan club is the premiere destination for fans of the original bounty hunter boba fett from star wars. On friday, merten was joined by designers and other representatives from a handful of highend collectible manufacturers to talk about the. Boba fett on the empire strikes back, that crazy suit, and. Oct 08, 2010 the voice of boba fett was dubbed over by another actor. Boba fett definitely doesnt look as cool with his helmet off. The man behind the mask wants to make sure that his character doesnt get confused with boba fett, since the titular mandalorian does ultimately want to be on the right side of history, a. Star wars collectibles are a powerful way to uniquely celebrate what the saga, and its most enduring characters, mean to generations of fans. This week on the star wars show, david goyer and mohen leo take a seat on our couch to talk about taking you on a quest to mustafar in the new ilmxlab immersive vr experience vader immortal. Media items 123 comments 3 media items 123 comments 3. Unmaskings over the years, both intentionally for comics and toys, and unintentionally for documentation. He may seem fierce, but he cant pull the wool over my eyes.
Boba fett is a fictional character, in the star wars franchise. High quality boba fett inspired hardcover journals by independent artists and designers from around the world. Weapons of boba fett all boba fett men behind the mask boba fett chat episode 2 update boba fett update comic book updates collecting the bounty image gallery sound gallery downloads. The book starts in star wars episode ii, but tells the story from boba fett s point of view. But boba fett didnt become the most famous bounty hunter in the galaxy through defeat. The mandalorians are a longstanding fixture of the star wars universe. Jun 19, 2017 this is the fourth installment of an ongoing video series about the various stages of production that your favorite star wars character, location, vehicle, c. Boba fett definitely doesnt look as cool with his helmet. Vf daily sat down with the actor behind the mask of the most revered bounty hunter in the galaxy. Boba fett is seeking the ancient ship reverie and the treasure found on it.
The tale of boba fett, which was published as one of the stories in tales from jabbas palace, published in january 1996. But parades are also shows of strength, so seeing vader and fett marching at the head of this one in 1978 also looks like a bit like a conquering army. After jango was killed by mace windu, boba fett harbored a hatred for jedi. Does boba fett have anything to do with the mandalorian. Jeremy bulloch, who is mostly known for his theater work before empire. A practical man by karen traviss is a short story that gives the reader an excellent idea of the mindset of the famed bounty hunter. Boba fett was a clone of jango fett, the human male bounty hunter whose. Nov, 2019 the man behind the mask wants to make sure that his character doesnt get confused with boba fett, since the titular mandalorian does ultimately want to be on the right side of history, a. It depicted boba fett getting into an old weststyle shoot out with cad bone and fett getting shot in the head, hence the dent. But no article about bounty hunters would be complete without fett. This is the first book in an all new series explaining how boba fett became the best bounty hunter ever. A brief history of star wars mandalorian warriors the b. As a boy, he was also a minor antagonist in attack of the clones, the second film of the prequel trilogy.
Boba fett was a clone of jango fett, the human male bounty hunter whose genetic code spawned an army of clone troopers during the final years of the galactic republic. He encounters two rival brothers along the way, and they all find even greater danger on the ship. Boba fett novels and other fiction boba fett fan club. As this was the only viable helmet i could find, i said what the hell and got it. Boba fett worked for jabba the hutt, one of the major bad guys in the original trilogy. As soon as they start enclosing me in the mask, i begin to feel more evil. Even with the inconsistencies with what we now know about boba s origins, it still proves to be an awesome short story about boba s rivalry with han solo. This adventure, which takes place between episode ii. An earlier star wars series, enemy of the empire, showed the dent as coming from darth vader using his lightsaber to deflect a laser blast right back at boba fett s head. Ever wonder what boba fett, the bounty hunter who freezes han solo in carbonite, looks like under that mask. One of the most distinctive aspects of boba fett s design is actually the least distinctive aspect of the armors design in star wars continuity, that is and that is the tshaped visor at the front of boba fett s armor. Behind the mask of vader immortal and a sneak peek at star. Carve your own boba fett pumpkin boba fett multimedia page.
As it turns out, this design goes back to the early days of the mandalorian people, when the original mandalore carved out. Dec 06, 2019 jango fett raised boba fett as a son during the time of the prequel movies. Fett is, of course, a familiar figure to all star wars fans, and it is interesting to read a story that concentrates primarily on him. The one thing he does have is a future as a bounty hunter like his father, jango fett. Boba fett, a clone of jango fett, was just one of many fett clones, but was most well known for his bounty hunting. The galaxys most notorious bounty hunter reveals the mandalorian behind the mask. Now he must turn the tables and come out on top to ensure his infamous future. A youngadult book series called boba fett 20022004 depicts fett during the clone wars, when he. He captures and tortures han solo, allows darth vader to freeze solo and delivers the frozen pilot to jabba.
Media items 44 comments 2 media items 44 comments 2. When boba fett saw what the empire had done to the clones on kamino legends duration. While its a good thing and probably true to his loner character, it comes across as more of an ad for your local library than an adventure series. Even with the inconsistencies with what we now know about bobas origins, it still proves to be an awesome short story about bobas rivalry with han solo. He was also a recurring antagonist in the star wars. With his customized mandalorian armor, deadly weaponry, and the fearsome slave i as his starship, boba carried on his fathers legacy by becoming one of the most feared bounty hunters in the galaxy, during the reign of the. Carve your own boba fett pumpkin boba fett multimedia. Boba first searches for his fathers former employer, count dooku. Representing 106,540 fans worldwide, bffc is the oldest boba fett website and most popular star wars character website. It details the events of boba fett, dengar, neelah, and kuat of kuat starting just days after the battle at jabbas palace and boba fett s escape from the sarlacc pit. Representing 106,488 fans worldwide, bffc is the oldest boba fett website and most popular star wars character website. Which book explains the story about how boba fett escapes. Jango taught boba much, training him to become a skilled bounty hunter as was his fatherfigure before him.
Easy reads, with a great story that makes you truly understand the man behind the helmet. Boba fett goes on and on about how much he loves books and how wonderful they are. Boba fett s story behind the scenes is a lengthy one and could fill an entire article on its own. On his home planet of kamino, he has no friends, no school. Boba fett, book 5 hand, elizabeth, bollinger, peter on.
He is a bounty hunter utilizing mandalorian equipment, who started his career during the clone wars, but was most notably active during the galactic empire era, during which he became one of the most notorious bounty hunters in the galaxy. Plus, some lucky fans get an early look at star wars resistance ahead of its debut, we pack our bags for new york comic con, our star wars stories spins its first tale, and more. Favreau is a longtime star wars fan, and the mandalorians are one of his favorite groups of characters from the franchise. The character, anonymous behind his mask and array of weapons, radiates danger and suspense. The boba fett character is really an early version of darth vader, says lucas in j. May 16, 2015 bobas tale in this book fills in a little bit of fetts backstory, which would later be retconned, since this was published in 1996 before we had any idea boba was a clone. One of his greatest accomplishments was capturing han solo who had a bounty on him from jabba the hut. This is the story that focuses on the escape itself. All you ever wanted to know about boba fett, and more. Joes essential boba fett reading guide the jodo cast. The lovely thing is that youre saying something, even with darth vader, i was talking.
Boba fett is, beyond being the most popular character in all of star wars, something of a paradox. Star wars archive book reveals palpatines volcanic throne. Boba fett hunters heart criminals across the galaxy tremble in fear at the mere mention of the name boba fett. The difference between boba fett and the mandalorian time. When i bought the book i was hoping for lots of action, a story centered on boba fett, and some new bounty hunter back story. He served as the secondary antagonist of the empire strikes back, and as a minor antagonist in return of the jedi. However, what follows is but a brief overview, which is in no way complete, regarding this wellloved character. Boba fett is a major antagonist in the star wars franchise. Boba s tale in this book fills in a little bit of fett s backstory, which would later be retconned, since this was published in 1996 before we had any idea boba was a clone.
Boba fetts story behind the scenes is a lengthy one and could fill an entire article on its own. When the empire strikes back introduced boba fett in april 1980, donald f. See more ideas about boba fett, scene photo and behind the scenes. The greatest bounty hunter in the galaxy, boba fett was the first clone of jango fett who acted as his father. On the one hand, its extremely easy to understand why the mysterious bounty hunter of few words is such a hit he features one of the bestdesigned costumes in cinematic history, not to mention brandishing an assortment of badass weaponry including a jetpack. The third is the mandalorian armor published in january 1998, which is a part of the bounty hunter wars trilogy of books the trilogy is summarized as. Boba fett was a mandalorian warrior and bounty hunter. Explaining the difference between the mandalorian and boba fett. Meet the man behind boba fett s mask in new star wars doc trailer for makingof doc elstree 1976 focuses on new hope extras including the actor who played the fan favorite. Of course the boba fett movie should be set after return. It helps make it feel real to you, said lucasfilms senior manager of product development, brian merten. The guy was obviously still clearing living in the 70s. Dc comics, star wars fan art, darth vader star wars, book cover art, comic book.
Massive new star wars book reveals palpatines volcanic throne room. Good read detailing the motives of the man behind the mask. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Meet the man behind boba fetts mask in new star wars. Weapons of boba fett all boba fett men behind the mask message board boba fett chat historybiography weapons of jango fett all jango fett men behind the mask message board episode 2 update boba fett update comic book updates collecting the bounty image gallery sound gallery movie gallery downloads. Meet the man behind boba fetts mask in new star wars doc. We did things no star wars fan has ever seen september 05, 2019. There is a nice, unexpected twist at the end of the story. Nov 08, 2019 the boba fett character is really an early version of darth vader, says lucas in j. The mandalorian character was created by jon favreau, the creator and showrunner of the mandalorian. Boba fett reference boba fett costume and prop maker. The title character of favreaus series is considered the first liveaction depiction of. This picture was from a day the regular fett was gone. I know that boba fett survived the sarlacc pic in a 90s comic book series, but those comics are no longer part of the official star wars canon after disneys takeover.1501 897 1046 1154 1025 796 523 143 1163 141 494 711 1439 394 1154 231 262 993 1466 1025 1365 1215 1022 89 1167 1082 945 686 1027 1318 97 135 298 1444 1411 1107 308 443