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Enthusiast of Star Wars, Nachos, Less Than Jake, UFOs, Wrasslin' & Spooky Stuff. "Back off, Warchild. Seriously."
May 25, 2018 19 tweets 10 min read
Boba Fett has always been one of my favorite #StarWars characters, so I put together a thread on the character's genesis and why fans have gravitated to him over the years. The 1979 Kenner #BobaFett action figure, more than any film appearance, is responsible for the bounty hunter's popularity; American media scholar Henry Jenkins suggests children's play helped the character "take on a life of its own."