Often spoken of in fear, or cursed upon in the utmost disdain, the Mandalorian is a proud and relentless warrior whose love of battle is unmatched by any of even the most belligerent races.
The Mandalorians are a unique race, in that their actions during the days of the Old Republic are largely responsible for the fate of the galaxy; yet on the same token, their direct involvement in galactic affairs declines as time progresses. According to Kreia
, the Mandalorians are a dying race. After the Mandalorian Wars
, many Mandalorians became mercenaries.