The Mandalorian: Season 1

Image Engine contributed visual effects to 441 shots across multiple episodes in the first season of The Mandalorian, telling the story of the bounty hunter and the people from whom he hails. This work entailed vast digital environments and set extensions, as well as CG creature work, including droids and digital doubles, among other effects. 

Release date: November 12, 2019

Production VFX Supervisor: Richard Bluff

Production VFX Producer: Abby Keller

Image Engine VFX Supervisor: Robin Hackl

Image Engine VFX Producer: Cara Davies


With his cold demeanor and inscrutable T-shaped visor, Boba Fett achieved cult status among Star Wars’ legions of fans. Nevertheless, the backstory of his people received little more than lip service; Fett wore the armour of Mandalore, but the story of his heritage went only skin deep. Disney+ launch show (and the first-ever live-action Star Wars television series) The Mandalorian sets out to remedy this. It takes audiences further below the surface of Mandalorian martial culture via the experiences of one lone gun-for-hire as he seeks to earn his living. Image Engine went along for the ride, handling 441 shots that tell the tale of this bounty hunter and the people from whom he hails.

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