Boba Fett is long gone, but a new warrior is arriving to the Star Wars universe when Star Wars series instead of the binge-friendly, full season method favored by Netflix.launches Nov. 12 with the streaming service. According to the the long-awaited live-action
Lucasfilm recently screened 27 minutes of the show to journalists and the reactions were Disney Plus.. Psyched? Here's what you need to know to start streaming The Mandalorian on
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How I stream stuff on Disney Plus?
Disney has said that Disney Plus will support streaming to tablets, computers, connected TVs and streaming media boxes. The company said it has global distribution agreements in place with Apple, Google, Microsoft, Roku and Sony, which means you'll be able to access Disney Plus on the following devices:,
- Roku's boxes, sticks and TVs
- Apple TV ($169 at Walmart), and iPad ($329 at Walmart)
- Phones and TVs running on Android operating systems, as well as Chromecast ($55 at eBay) streamers
- Xbox One
- PlayStation 4
During a Disney Plus presentation earlier this year, slides included photos of Amazon Fire TV ($39 at Amazon) devices as well, but the company hasn't specifically confirmed Amazon's devices or whether Disney Plus will be an option on . One issue between the two companies . Disney executives have said, however, that they intend for Disney Plus to be supported by all major devices that stream video.
How much does Disney Plus cost?
In the US, the service will cost $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 will vary, both in terms of cost and when the service debuts. In Australia, the service will launch on Nov. 19 and cost AU$9 per month or AU$90 a year. A launch date for the UK has not been announced as of yet, nor has price.
Is there a trailer I can watch while I wait for Nov. 12 to get here?
There sure is! Check it out embedded below or watch the trailer on YouTube.
Who wrote The Mandalorian?
the show. Favreau said it will explore the .
Who's in it?
Pedro Pascal, best known for playing Game of Thrones, will play 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
When does it take place within the Star Wars universe?
According to Favreau, the show will be Return of the Jedi (so six years after the Empire's final defeat at the Battle of Jakku and 23 years before The Force Awakens) and will focus on all-new characters.after