Within the interview, Filoni revealed that the author for the younglings story arc, Christian Taylor, got here up with an answer for his or her challenge. Filoni mentioned:
“We knew that there was going to be a Jedi lightsaber grasp on board the ship, and we’re very strapped for property after we construct this stuff. The one downside we stored having — as a result of initially, Yoda was going to be on the ship, and he was gonna be going again with them. I used to be like, ‘Wait a minute, I do not care who’s attacking that ship. If Yoda’s on the ship, this isn’t going to be an issue.'”
That is the problem with making your characters so highly effective. You must discover greater and greater issues for them to tackle. By this level, Yoda is a badass. He is an important trainer, however he is additionally an important fighter. How do you discover somebody to take him down? They then mentioned having one other Jedi grasp on board. Nonetheless, Filoni talked about that they’ve Ahsoka there, and it simply wasn’t going to work in opposition to the pirates as a result of including one other Jedi meant they’d win handily. The stability could be off.