The Star Wars Bounty Hunter War has made Boba Fett the most wanted man in the galaxy, exposing how essential his gauntlets are to his survival.
Warning: Contains spoilers for Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters # 1!
The War of the Bounty Hunters has begun, sweeping Marvel Star Wars titles and boba fett He is the most wanted man in the galaxy, and only escaped the latest attempt on his life thanks to a secret weapon: his gauntlets. Boba Fett, one of the most beloved characters of all Star Wars, is the most dangerous bounty hunter in the galaxy. He is best known for his iconic Beskar steel Mandalorian armor, which keeps him well protected. Armed to the teeth and covered in gadgets, he could kill his targets in a thousand ways, but when he’s in dire straits, his gauntlet keyboard turns out to be one of his most dangerous tools.
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Bounty hunter war is a crossover event established between The Empire Strikes Back Y Return of the Jedi. The incident that prompted the event is the theft of Han Solo, alive and frozen in carbonite, from Boba Fett on his way to deliver Han to Jabba the Hutt. Jabba assumes that Boba Fett sold Han’s body when he learns that someone else is in possession of it, prompting him to place a large bounty, open to each and every bounty hunter, on Boba in retaliation.
On Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters Alpha, Boba Fett finds himself in a gladiator arena, fighting enemies to the death in a tournament. When he faces the champion, a spider-shaped warrior, she overcomes him and stabs him in the chest, and he survives only by using his gauntlets to activate the rocket that fell from his back during the fight. Later Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters No. 1, Silly He is found at gunpoint by two skilled bounty hunters determined to collect the bounty on his head. Not only does he use his gauntlets to fire his backpack rocket while holding it at gunpoint, he then activates weapons on his nearby ship. When things go wrong, he relies heavily on his gauntlets, proving that they are the most important weapon in his repertoire, precisely because his enemies consider him unarmed when he is not.
Part of what makes Boba Fett a fan favorite is the arsenal he has on display at all times. His powerful Blas Tech EE-3 rifle is almost always on hand. At a menacing peak on his shoulders is his back-mounted rocket, connected to a jetpack that keeps him in control of any situation. His signature helmet is equipped with a wide range of sensors and communication technologies. Even his knee pads have the ability to fire rockets and poisonous darts. But hunting bounty in space means never knowing exactly what threat you’ll be facing next, so it makes sense that Boba has hooked up much of his weaponry to be controlled via his gauntlets, giving him the element of surprise.
But just because Boba easily dispatched these early rivals doesn’t mean he’s safe, and Bounty hunter war it will put you to the test beyond the aid of any device or tactic. With more Star Wars figures like Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader, and Jabba himself, all intending to pick up Han’s body and go through boba fett To do so, the super-skilled bounty hunter will need more than a few tricks up his sleeve to get by.
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