In addition to the bounty on Vosa, Tyranus offered Fett a tempting sum of money for an unusual task: Fett was to be a template for an army of clones. In it, a man calling himself Tyranus offered Fett the chance to participate in an exclusive hunt for former Jedi turned leader of the Bando Gora cult Komari Vosa, with a bounty of five million credits. At one point, Gunray became so furious that he ordered Fett to deal with Amidala personally, but Dooku urged the Viceroy to be patient and that she would die. [18] In fact, it was only when his evasion skills did fail him, at the Battle of Geonosis, that he was defeated and killed.[3]. [1] Through bounty hunting, Fett had garnered at least 5,527,200 credits. Jango Fett, portrayed by Temuera Morrison, is 6’0” (1.83 m) tall. 22 BBY (13), Geonosis[3] Stealing one and demolishing the other five, he christened it "Slave I", which he used up until his death. The helmet had a targeting array that gave him 360-degree field of view. Fett and the Mandalorians fight off the Jedi attack. Jango Fett, is a character from the Star Wars media franchise. The bounty was a test to determine if the rumors of Fett's skills against Jedi were true. Mandalorians[1]True Mandalorians[1]Galactic Republic[3]Confederacy of Independent Systems[3] While contemplating the best way to gain access to the Dug crime lord, Roz suggested he make a trip to the asteroid prison Oovo IV where a smuggler by the name of Bendix Fust was serving time. [8][10] Jango was also known to use the JT-12 jetpack which was a lighter weight model of the Z-6. [1] Fett used Type-12A anti-personnel rockets, Type-12B capsules, and 1126 rockets. Fett participated in a “last man standing” shootout known as "Fett Club", which he won with the aid of Kannen Doom. [3], After his death, Jango Fett's clones told themselves a different story of his death. Wesell fled, but was apprehended by the Jedi after a lengthy pursuit throughout Coruscant. [25], After the capture of Holowan, Fett went to Balmorra to capture Groodo the Hutt. [18], Fett kept himself in top condition, maintaining the habit of training often with his equipment. [14], As Fett and his son left Ord Mantell to collect their bounty, the two discussed how Boba had done on the mission. Fett provided the clone with a name, Boba Fett, and chose to raise him as his own. Nor would he ever see his son, Boba, continue his bounty hunting legacy, using his father's weapons and ship, as well as the suit of Mandalorian armor once worn by Jaster Mereel. Jango Fett fires at Obi-Wan Kenobi on Kamino. At some point in his career Fett began to work with Zam Wesell. Even utilizing a jetpack, however, Myles was killed by one of the Jedi while Fett could only watch.[13]. Vizsla savagely beat Fett's father in front of the boy while he demanded the location of the hidden Mandalorians, even going so far as threatening to shoot him in the head right in front of his son. [12] Hondo Ohnaka, the leader of the pirate Ohnaka Gang, dragged Aurra from the wreckage of the ship[28] and rebuilt the vessel, adding it to his personal fleet of ships. After they went into separate escape pods, they never saw each other again. Gender A Human from Concord Dawn, Fett was adopted by Mandalorian warriors following the murder of his parents and the disappearance of his older sister Arla in 58 BBY. Fett led Kenobi on a prolonged chase through Geonosis' asteroid field and eventually locked onto his ship with a missile, believing Kenobi to have perished.[3]. It is unknown how, but Silas was still alive years later after the True Mandalorians erradication and was aware of said event. [16] While there, "Roz"—as she was affectionately known to the bounty hunter—passed along a message she had taken for him. Fett pursued Jervis Gloom—the low-life dealer Roz had turned him on to—throughout Galactic City's entertainment district, and upon locating him at his warehouse, he captured and forced Gloom to reveal who he was working for and where the death sticks he sold were coming from. After that, a man named Tyranus then hired him to be the template for a clone army at his price and he was told to report to Kamino. Fett then fought hordes of Bando Gora as he made his way deeper into Sebolto's death stick factory and later fought Montross as well. Fett agreed, and soon millions of clones were created in his likeness at the cloning facility on Kamino. 79 kilograms[6] He became so efficient in bounty hunting that even planetary governments were known to hire him.Fett kept himself in top condition, maintaining the habit of training often with his equipment. Please update the article to reflect recent events, and remove this template when finished. However, Fett would be central in many facets of the army's early development, including assisting in the design of the armor worn by the clones, evident in the loose similarities between their armor and Fett's own Mandalorian shock trooper armor, including the distinctive T-visor of their helmets. Brown[3] Reaching Sebolto's transport ship, Fett discovered Huttese markings, which led Fett straight to Tatooine. Clan Fett[source?] [5], Fett was a human male who stood at 1.83 meters. Jedi Knight Obi-Wan Kenobi attempted to capture Fett before he could escape from Kamino. He subcontracted Zam Wesell to go after Hurlo Holowan while Fett brought Boba back to the safety of Kamino. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. When Mereel's second-in-command, Montross, refused to retreat and was injured in a grenade strike, it was up to Mereel to save him. He is primarily motivated by profit and usually only loyal to the highest bidder. [18] He would also become a military consultant and helped to create the flash training regimen used to instruct all of the young clones, including in it the traditional Mandalorian song Vode An as a useful tool to help instill within them with a sense of purpose, modifying it slightly in order to give it meaning for soldiers serving the Republic.