Originally Posted by SomeBlackDude
i think we're all overlooking the obvious here.
massa yoda wasn't just chillin alone in the swamp for a few decades waiting on luke to show up.
he was getting it IN.
This baby was born way before that ever happened or before Yoda went into exile. The baby was actually born the same year as Anakin was born seemingly.
Current year in The Mandalorian is 9 ABY.
Baby is 50 years old.
9 ABY - 50 years = 41 BBY
41 BBY is same year as Anakin Skywalker was born.