Studio Ghibli has been teasing a particular collaboration with Lucasfilms and Star Wars, however followers of each anime and the galaxy that’s far, far-off may be shocked to listen to that the animated venture will launch tomorrow, November twelfth. Titled Zen – Grogu and Mud Bunnies, it might appear that The Mandalorian’s lovable mascot can be encountering the mud bunnies from Spirited Away, which means that not solely will Ghibli be taking over Star Wars, however will truly see the universe cross over with one in every of their very own.

Grogu first made an look within the premiere episode of the Mandalorian, nevertheless it did not take lengthy for him to change into a worldwide phenomenon because the “Little Yoda” would go on to coach as a Jedi and change into a pivotal a part of the Star Wars universe. Whereas the tiny Power wielder did have a giant position to play within the Mandalorian’s first two seasons, he additionally performed a giant half throughout The E book of Boba Fett, returning to the small display screen whereas coaching beneath the tutelage of none apart from Luke Skywalker. With Grogu and Mando becoming a member of forces as soon as once more in a father-son relationship, evidently the tiny green alien is a lock for the upcoming third season.

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The Official Star Wars Twitter Account shared the massive reveal that “Zen – Grogu and Mud Bunnies” can be arriving on Disney+ on November twelfth, with the quick utilizing hand-drawn animation for this crossover that many may have by no means seen coming as Star Wars is diving into the world of Spirited Away:

Star Wars has already dove into the world of anime due to its critically acclaimed collection on Disney’s streaming service, Star Wars: Imaginative and prescient, although no quick featured Grogu all through the anthology collection. Whereas a second season hasn’t been confirmed as of but, the success of season one would possibly make it a foregone conclusion that extra anime studios may be diving into the world of Jedi and Sith down the road. For sure, this information will flip fairly just a few heads with this all-new crossover.


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