Boba Fett is long gone, but a new warrior has arrived in the Star Wars universe (along with ). launched on Nov. 12 with the streaming service. After releasing the first and second episode within three days of one another, Disney has moved to a weekly release schedule with new episodes dropping each Friday. Episode 5 hits Friday, Dec. 6.
See below for a spoiler-free look at how you can watchon Disney Plus.
How do I stream stuff on Disney Plus?
You can access Disney Plus on tablets, computers, connected TVs and streaming media boxes. Disney has global distribution agreements in place with Apple, Amazon, Google, LG, Microsoft, Roku, Samsung and Sony. You can stream Disney Plus on the following devices:,
- Roku's boxes, sticks and TVs
- Apple TV ($169 at Walmart), iPhone and iPad ($359 at Walmart)
- Phones and TVs running on Android operating systems, as well as Chromecast ($40 at eBay) streamers
- Xbox One
- PlayStation 4.
- Amazon Fire TV devices
- Samsung smart TVs
- LG smart TVs
How much does Disney Plus cost?
In the US, the service costs $7 a month. You can also save a bit by plunking down $70 for the annual plan, which works out to $5.83 a month.
International pricing and availability varies, both in terms of cost and when the service debuts. In Australia, the service launched on Nov. 19 and costs AU$9 per month or AU$90 a year. Disney Plus will launch March 31 across Western Europe, including the UK, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and a number of other countries in the region.
Is there a trailer I can watch?
If you have yet to start watching The Mandalorian, check out the video embedded below or watch the trailer on YouTube.
What's the episode release schedule?
We are halfway through the eight-episode series. The fifth episode drops Friday. If last week is any indication (episode 4 dropped at 3 a.m. ET on Friday, Nov. 29), then episode 5 will be ready when you wake to face the day on Friday. Here's the schedule for the series:
Episode 1: Already available
Episode 2: Already available
Episode 3: Already available
Episode 4: Already available
Episode 5: Friday, Dec. 6
Episode 6: Friday, Dec. 13
Episode 7: Wednesday, Dec. 18
Episode 8: Friday, Dec. 27
Who wrote The Mandalorian?
the show. Favreau has said it will explore the .
Who's in it?
Pedro Pascal, best known for playing Game of Thrones, plays the main character, a lone Mandalorian gunfighter operating in the outer reaches of the galaxy. The cast also includes Gina Carano, Carl Weathers, Giancarlo Esposito, Emily Swallow, Omid Abtahi, Werner Herzog and Nick Nolte.in