Can you believe it was about 1-year Baby Yoda burst onto the scene as the 50-year-old ball of cuteness! Disney+ launched November 12, 2019 with The Mandalorian debuting the same day. When The Child was introduced to viewers at the end of the first episode Baby Yoda fever took hold and it had a tremendous impact on the growth trajectory of the streaming service.
The degree to which Disney+ has impacted the Walt Disney Company as a whole is staggering. For example, Walt Disney Studios ultimately made the decision to release several films originally intended for theatrical release, including Onward, Mulan, and Soul, on Disney+.
Despite all of this, however, The Mandalorian, is the most popular of all shows on Disney+ in its first year.
Since its release, the Star Wars show has not only become Disney’s flagship streaming series, but has also taken the internet by storm, thanks in large part to breakout star The Child’s (AKA “Baby Yoda”) hilarious memes.
Show-runner John Favreau and other executives made the right call not doing any merchandising that featured the adorable character prior to The Mandalorian Season 1. This gamble paid-off the second Star Wars fans met The Child for the first time!
From the moment the little guy came on-screen, he captured the hearts of every viewer and, arguably, everyone on Earth, Star Wars fan or not. Now, Baby Yoda is on everything from cereal boxes to bedding sets and you couldn’t escape him even if you wanted to (but, really, who would?)
Now there are more The Child memes than ever. Whether you’re having a rough parenting day, are feeling overly emotional about the state of the world, or want a “snacky snack” (“Chicken nuggies,” in particular), there’s a Baby Yoda meme for that.
Here, we’ve assembled over 30 Baby Yoda memes to get you through even your toughest day.
Enjoy, I hope you do (see what I did there?)
Whether you are a parent who has been on the verge of sleep when your little one (clad in Star Wars pajamas) comes to the door to tell you the bad news or you’ve taken this walk of shame to your parents’ bedroom, we can all relate to this.
Baby Yoda’s age is definitely an intriguing topic. According to Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, we know that Yoda’s species can live to be up to 900 years old. The rate of maturity among their kind is uncertain.
We’ve all done it. You’re walking into your local pharmacy and you see the surveillance feed. As you grab a shopping cart you stare at yourself until out of frame. We all wish we looked as adorable as Baby Yoda, but we all think the same thing. “Man, I need to lose weight.” Guilty as charged.
A more accurate Baby Yoda meme may not exist. We can’t deny that BB8, the Porgs, and D-O are all adorable. However, none of them hold a candle to the cuteness overload that is Baby Yoda.
I can’t count the number of times this has happened to me personally. In some cases, he would finish whatever he was doing and forget I was there. I only wish I had Jedi powers: “Dad, *waves hand* you want to buy me more Baby Yoda merch.” It’s good to have goals.
To borrow a quote from a Disney classic: “Tale as old as time.” Even in the earliest days of video games, this was always a possibility. Though, if it happened to Baby Yoda, he may enlist the help of his Bounty Hunter guardian. Watch out GameStop employee! Don’t make the little guy mad!
Starting a new job is equal parts exciting and nerve-wracking. Either way, you walk in fresh-faced and ready for the new challenge. Then, life happens, and you’re left looking like a Dagobah swamp dweller. Enjoy your youth, folks!
As happy as Baby Yoda can be, even he can experience “the Mondays”. Someone get him a plush toy and some “chicken nuggies,” stat!
We all have our own version of this meme, especially if you live near a certain Orlando theme park. If you need more proof, check out this article about the crepe stand at Universal Studios Florida.
I don’t think there’s any denying this meme. Baby Yoda is now and forever the cutest Disney Princess. There’s no contest.
Notice in the final panel of this next meme that Baby Yoda doesn’t look mad. He is about to use The Force and get every last “snacky snack” from the vending machine.
Everyone is feeling the effects of quarantine weight gain. Not even The Force can save Baby Yoda from inactivity. Time to put down the “chicken nuggies” and go back to drinking bone broth little guy!
You don’t have to be Baby Yoda to get excited about this meme. What’s your favorite “snacky snack”?
Baby Yoda. Cutest Disney Princess and king of pickup lines. I’d wager his Twitter game is equally strong.
You’re going to read the bottom panel in Palpatine’s voice. We guarantee it. Someone call Mace Windu before this adorable alien becomes too powerful! Just remember to leave Anakin at home.
This one hits very close to home. Here, we have Baby Yoda walking into his 4th-grade classroom like a king about to eat among peasants. He may share a fry, but don’t you dare ask him to share his “chicken nuggies”.
Even with a Mandalorian bounty hunter at his beck and call, Baby Yoda answers to no one but himself. The moment he walks away, he’s going back on Twitter to appease his followers.
“Why did I name you Baby Yoda? Because you were destined for greatness, my child.” This meme might be this writer in 10 years. The name has a lot of character.
Baby Yoda standing up with his fans to end the isolation. I bet he’s contemplating how he can “Force heal” the entire universe like Din Djarin’s arm.
The quarantine is effecting everyone differently. Whether you are a people person or someone who prefers to stay in on a Friday night, Baby Yoda’s got you covered.
I wonder who Baby Yoda has to ask if he wants to go on a date? Mando? Showrunner Jon Favreau? Master Yoda? Maybe they all co-parent him.
I don’t know if a Baby Yoda meme is the right place for a PSA, but it’s the world we’re living in at the moment. Wear your mask to protect The Child.
Baby Yoda doesn’t subscribe to the notion of “respect your elders.”
The Pope has met with Cardinals to not only change the name of the Vatican to The Jedi Temple, but also to unveil the new symbol of their beliefs. “In the name of Disney, Star Wars, and Baby Yoda. May The Force be with you (and also with you)”
Not even George Lucas himself can deny the appeal of The Child. Baby Yoda has no enemy.
Everyone wants their own Baby Yoda, perhaps by any means necessary.
Wolverine doesn’t have to hide his love for Disney and Star Wars anymore. He’s now part of the family and has a deep desire to protect this kid. I wonder if he auditioned for a role in The Mandalorian.
The internet and social media have definitely given a voice to those who consider themselves introverted. Words are stronger than The Force!
Baby Yoda waiting to be seated at The Hoop-Dee-Doo Revue at Disney World’s Fort Wilderness. They do have great fried chicken…
If you’re reading this article, you undoubtedly understand this meme on a deeply personal level.
We have to ask, which Baby Yoda meme in this collection is your favorite? What other adventures do you hope to see The Child, Din Djarin, Cara Dune, and more go on?