GIPHY Reinstates Baby Yoda GIFs From Disney+'s 'The Mandalorian'

Following copyright confusions.

By
Entertainment
4,383 Hypes 2 Comments

GIPHY has reinstalled GIFs of the adorable Baby Yoda character from Disney+’s The Mandalorian following a review of their use regarding copyright issues.

The Child — aka Baby Yoda — is one of the most popular stars of the new Disney+ show, and has since become an internet-wide sensation appearing in many GIFs. These short, transformative animations were snippets taken from the film, and GIPHY had recently removed them from its server while it “reviewed the situation” surrounding copyright confusion.

GIPHY confirmed this in a statement to the BBC, in which it added that Disney+ was not responsible for their suspension. Today, the GIFs have returned and can be used, and while these are not Disney+’s own official GIFs from its dedicated GIPHY channel, it shows that the platform is in no rush to remove or halt the use of unofficial ones from The Mandalorian. 

In other news, classic Nickelodeon titles could land on CBS All Access.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

G-SHOCK & Wildlife Promising Reveal Leopard Print MUDMASTER GWG-1000WLP
Fashion

G-SHOCK & Wildlife Promising Reveal Leopard Print MUDMASTER GWG-1000WLP

Celebrating the non-profit’s work in East Africa.

Off-White™ Enters a New Sartorial Phase With Pre-Fall 2020 "Pivot" Collection
Fashion

Off-White™ Enters a New Sartorial Phase With Pre-Fall 2020 "Pivot" Collection

Reinterpreting the office uniform.

Karhu Goes Back to Its Roots With Fusion 2.0 “Kitee” Pack
Footwear

Karhu Goes Back to Its Roots With Fusion 2.0 “Kitee” Pack

Honoring the village where the label makes its cross-country skis.


Balenciaga & Harry Nuriev Create Sofa From Discarded Clothing
Design

Balenciaga & Harry Nuriev Create Sofa From Discarded Clothing

Designed to champion sustainability & accountability.

BAPE Celebrates Dover Street Market's 15th Anniversary With New Exclusive Items
Fashion

BAPE Celebrates Dover Street Market's 15th Anniversary With New Exclusive Items

Embellished with Swarovski crystals.

LN-CC Dresses the '90s-Inspired FILA V94M & Creator in Blacked-Out Leather & Mesh
Footwear

LN-CC Dresses the '90s-Inspired FILA V94M & Creator in Blacked-Out Leather & Mesh

Complete with neon green soles.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Help us serve you better

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our sites will show while you continue to browse.