Originally Posted by PR-0927
To be fair that's only a sect of Mandalorians. That being said, I bet a lot of people won't get that.
If what I've seen is any indication, hardly anyone gets it. At least anyone who has read the Republic Commando books.
But, as others have pointed out, the fault here mostly lies with Traviss and her turning them into something they were never supposed to be in the first place. After all, she did her best to turn them into cuddly, noble space warriors with hearts of gold.
All the Clone Wars did was take it a step further and remove the 'warrior' bit.