Star Wars series The Mandalorian will release weekly episodes instead of the binge method of all episodes at once

The upcoming Star Wars series The Mandalorian will be released on the new Disney Plus streaming service, but it will not be a binge-watched series. 

Reddit user discovered a seemingly-official Disney press kit, which revealed the episode release schedule for The Mandalorian, which launches on the same date Disney Plus debuts, November 12.

The second episode will then debut that Friday, November 15, with subsequent episodes debuting November 22, November 29, December 6, December 13, December 18 and the finale on December 27.

No binge: The upcoming Star Wars series The Mandalorian will be released on the new Disney Plus streaming service, but it will not be a binge-watched series

No binge: The upcoming Star Wars series The Mandalorian will be released on the new Disney Plus streaming service, but it will not be a binge-watched series

Press kit: A Reddit user discovered a seemingly-official Disney press kit, which revealed the episode release schedule for The Mandalorian, which launches on the same date Disney Plus debuts, November 12

Press kit: A Reddit user discovered a seemingly-official Disney press kit, which revealed the episode release schedule for The Mandalorian, which launches on the same date Disney Plus debuts, November 12

While it remains to be seen if the rest of Disney Plus' streaming service shows will be released weekly, it comes as the 'binge watching' model seems to be losing steam.

It was revealed in September that Netflix will release some shows with weekly episodes, though most shows will largely employ the binge method with the entire season released at once.

Netflix later confirmed that binge watching isn't going away on the service, though it remains unclear how all of the Disney Plus shows will be available.

Binge: While it remains to be seen if the rest of Disney Plus' streaming service shows will be released weekly, it comes as the 'binge watching' model seems to be losing steam

Binge: While it remains to be seen if the rest of Disney Plus' streaming service shows will be released weekly, it comes as the 'binge watching' model seems to be losing steam

The Mandalorian is the first live-action TV series set within the Star Wars universe, following animated hits such as Star Wars: Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels.

The Mandalorian takes place after the fall of the Empire in the original Star Wars trilogy and before the rise of the First Order in the current trilogy.

The series will follow, 'the travails of a lone gunfighter in the outer reaches of the galaxy far from the authority of the New Republic.'

Star Wars show: The Mandalorian is the first live-action TV series set within the Star Wars universe, following animated hits such as Star Wars: Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels

Star Wars show: The Mandalorian is the first live-action TV series set within the Star Wars universe, following animated hits such as Star Wars: Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels

The lone gunfighter has been rumored to be connected in some way to iconic bounty hunters Boba Fett and Jango Fett, though that is not confirmed. 

The title character is portrayed by Pedro Pascal, with a cast that also includes Gina Carano as Cara Dune, Carl Weathers as Greef Carga and Giancarlo Esposito as Moff Gideon.

The series was created by Jon Favreau, with the pilot directed by Star Wars Rebels creator Dave Filoni with subsequent episodes directed by Deborah Chow (Jessica Jones), Rick Famuyiwa (Dope), Bryce Dallas Howard (Solemates), and Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok).

Bounty hunter: The lone gunfighter has been rumored to be connected in some way to iconic bounty hunters Boba Fett and Jango Fett, though that is not confirmed

Bounty hunter: The lone gunfighter has been rumored to be connected in some way to iconic bounty hunters Boba Fett and Jango Fett, though that is not confirmed

Cast: The title character is portrayed by Pedro Pascal, with a cast that also includes Gina Carano as Cara Dune, Carl Weathers as Greef Carga and Giancarlo Esposito as Moff Gideon

Cast: The title character is portrayed by Pedro Pascal, with a cast that also includes Gina Carano as Cara Dune, Carl Weathers as Greef Carga and Giancarlo Esposito as Moff Gideon

The Mandalorian is just one of hundreds of TV shows and movies that will be available when Disney Plus launches on November 12.

The streaming service will cost $7 a month, or $70 to pay for an entire year up front, which is nearly half of Netflix's popular $13 plan.

Disney Plus has confirmed there will be 500 movies and over 7,500 episodes of television on the service when it launches.

New show: The Mandalorian is just one of hundreds of TV shows and movies that will be available when Disney Plus launches on November 12

New show: The Mandalorian is just one of hundreds of TV shows and movies that will be available when Disney Plus launches on November 12

Streaming service: The streaming service will cost $7 a month, or $70 to pay for an entire year up front, which is nearly half of Netflix's popular $13 plan

Streaming service: The streaming service will cost $7 a month, or $70 to pay for an entire year up front, which is nearly half of Netflix's popular $13 plan

Star Wars series The Mandalorian will release weekly episodes instead of the binge method

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