Posts Tagged ‘Chronicling The Clone Wars’

Chronicling The Clone Wars #11

Leland Chee | May 30, 2013

Satine on the run! Plus, the Season 2 finale featuring Boba Fett!

Satine on the lam
“Duchess of Mandalore” (S214)
On Coruscant, Duchess Satine is accused of murder. Now on the run from Republic authorities, Satine and Obi-Wan set off to find the truth.

  • After their failed attempt to spark civil war on Mandalore, the alliance between Pre Vizsla and Count Dooku will dissolve.
  • Davu Golec, Aramis, and Deputy Minister Jerec join the list of Satine loyalists who gave their lives for her pacifistic ideals.


Chronicling The Clone Wars #10

Leland Chee | May 7, 2013

Cut Lawquane: Clone. Farmer. Family Man. And Mandalorians!

Cut Lawquane
“The Deserter” (S210)
While searching for General Grievous on Saleucami, Rex meets a clone deserter.

  • We arrive on the surface of Saleucami, mentioned but not seen in “Grievous Intrigue” (S209).
  • This episode introduces Hardcase, Jesse, and Kix, clone troopers serving under Captain Rex in the 501st. They will have more prominent roles later in the series.
  • Cut Lawquane is just another example of a clone trooper expressing individuality. We first saw it in Season One with Slick being a traitor fighting for freedom for the clones.
  • As an expression of his own individuality, Captain Rex ultimately decides not to turn in Cut as a deserter.
  • Cut and Rex play dejarik, the holographic chess game seen in A New Hope.


Chronicling The Clone Wars #9

Leland Chee | April 29, 2013

Geonosian zombies! Brainworms! Barriss Offee!

Weapons Factory -- Super Tank
“Weapons Factory” (S206)
Luminara and Anakin act as decoys to divert new enemy super tanks, while Padawans Barriss Offee and Ahsoka attempt to destroy a Separatist droid factory.


Chronicling The Clone Wars #8

Leland Chee | February 15, 2013

Giant monster! Notorious espionage! The second battle of Geonosis begins!

Zillo Beast.jpg

“The Zillo Beast” (S218)

The Republic’s new superweapon awakens the fearsome Zillo Beast of Malastare. Now the Jedi have a new problem on their hands — how to contain the deadly creature.


Chronicling The Clone Wars #7

Leland Chee | February 1, 2013

Holocron in action! Travel to Mustafar! Embo!

Holocron Heist

“Holocron Heist” (S201)
Cad Bane infiltrates the Jedi Temple and attempts to steal an ancient Jedi Holocron. It’s up to Ahsoka, Anakin, and Obi-Wan to stop the bounty hunter from escaping with the valuable Jedi artifact.

“Cargo of Doom” (S202)
Anakin and Ahsoka intercept Cad Bane’s warship, hoping to recover the stolen Jedi Holocron.


Chronicling The Clone Wars #6

Leland Chee | January 7, 2013

Blue Shadow Virus unleashed!  The Battle of Ryloth!


“Mystery of a Thousand Moons” (S118)

The fatal Blue Shadow Virus is released, infecting Ahsoka, Padmé and many clone troopers. Anakin and Obi-Wan must race against time to find the antidote.

Much of the action in this episode takes place on Iego, a planet mentioned in The Phantom Menace. We even see one of the Angels that young Anakin describes in the film. This is the first time we see reprogrammed battled droids in the series, though we’ll see repurposed battle droids notably in Seasons Three and Four.


Chronicling The Clone Wars  #5

Leland Chee | November 9, 2012

Lemur people! Blue people! Nuvo Vindi’s virus!


“Jedi Crash” (S113)

When Anakin is gravely injured in battle, Jedi General Aayla Secura must teach Ahsoka the Jedi philosophy of having no personal attachments.


Chronicling The Clone Wars  #4

Leland Chee | October 26, 2012


The Nute Gunray saga continues! Plus, the introduction of Weequay pirate Hondo Ohnaka.


“Cloak of Darkness” (S109)

Ahsoka and Jedi Master Luminara escort captured viceroy Nute Gunray to trial, unaware that Count Dooku has dispatched his deadly apprentice assassin Asajj Ventress to free the prisoner and eliminate the Jedi.


Chronicling The Clone Wars  #3

Leland Chee | October 12, 2012


Most of the rest of Season One plays out as it originally aired. Here’s a look at the next four episodes airing in syndication and my timeline notes.


Chronicling The Clone Wars #2

Leland Chee | September 28, 2012


Continuing my original Chronicling The Clone Wars blog post, here’s a look at the next four episodes airing in syndication and some notes regarding where they fit on the timeline.