Star Wars "Clone Wars" is a 2003 animated TV series that further expands on the "Star Wars" storyline. "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" is a 2008 CGI film that serves as an introduction to the 2008 CGI TV series of the same name.

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Why is the Clone Wars Plural? [duplicate]

Can anyone give me a canon/legends reason why it's referred to as "The Clone Wars" and not the "The Clone War?" There seems to only be one real war (The Republic + Allies VS. The Separatists + Allies) ...
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How does the inhibitor chip execute Order 66?

Please close this question if the answer is not known to us. The inhibitor chip ensures that clone troopers of the GAR will unquestioningly execute Order 66 when it is given, denying them free will ...
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Is the 501st Legion accorded any special status or purpose in Disney's canon?

Before Disney, the 501st Clone Battalion can be said to be Palpatine's personal favourite, if he ever harboured any bias for particular clones. The 501st distinguished themselves as the best ...
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How are clone troopers ranked?

We've seen in the films, TV shows and games that clone troopers have rankings generally displayed on their armor via colors and accessories. But if all the clone troopers are essentially the same, how ...
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Wouldn't creating millions or billions of clones for the Republic's armies create enormous and weird disturbances in the Force?

In A New Hope, Kenobi could feel the sudden deaths of the population of Alderaan, and in Empire Strikes Back, both the Emperor and Vader could feel Luke's Force awakening, referring to it as "a great ...
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How much does a clone cost?

The clone troopers that formed the basis of the Republic's new army were paid for by a combination of Count Dooku's wealth — which was apparently staggering — and other funds. What was ...
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How does Obi-Wan reconcile the fact that the Separatists apparently commissioned the clone army for the Republic?

In Episode 2, Obi-Wan Kenobi talked to Jango Fett on Kamino. Jango was clearly working under whoever hired/commissioned the clone army. Not minding that Jango told him that he was hired by Darth ...
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Did Bariss fall to the Dark Side?

After reading This question, I wondered if Bariss fell to the Dark Side in order to frame Ahsoka Tano. In order to do it, she force-choked the witness from a far away distance, which is something we ...
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Why/How is Boba Fett considered a Mandalorian?

Okay, so I'm asking this purely in regards to the new Disney canon. From Episode II, we learn that Boba Fett is an unaltered clone of Jango Fett. Then, in Star Wars: The Clone Wars we see kid Boba a ...
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Why did Disney cancel “Star Wars: The Clone Wars” TV series?

After acquiring LucasFilm, Disney cancelled the Star Wars: The Clone Wars TV series, causing fans all over the world to lose their minds. Maybe I am not representing accurately the number of these ...
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Why do the Kaminoans take orders from Tyranus rather than from the Jedi?

In episodes 1-4 of season 6 of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, the Kaminoans take direct orders from Count Dooku (as Tyranus). These orders conflict with the wishes of the Jedi, specifically Jedi Master ...
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Why didn't the clone troops turn on Chancellor Palpatine when he disassembled the Republic and formed the Empire? [duplicate]

In Star Wars 3 after Order 66 was given, the clone troops were following their chain of command in service to the commander-and-chief of the Republic, Chancellor Palpatine. If their purpose was to ...
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Did they take regular prisoners in the Clone Wars?

I know in the Clone Wars TV show, there are numerous examples of Jedi and Separatist leaders being taken prisoner. Is there any instance where either the Separatists took regular clone troopers ...
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Was Count Dooku trying to win the war?

It seems to me, by the way he set things up, that Palpatine always intended for the Republic to win the Clone War. I'm sure he had some contingency plan for if the Jedi lead forces suffered a ...
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In the prequel trilogy, are we (the audience) intended to know Darth Sidious' true identity?

I'm trying to keep this spoiler free-ish, just in case. Disregarding the prequel trilogy not holding many surprises when the saga is watched in release order (such as spoiling the major reveal in The ...
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Was the Duchess of Mandalore named Satine as a reference to Moulin Rouge?

Satine Kryze, Duchess of Mandalore, was introduced in Star Wars: The Clone Wars episode "The Mandalore Plot". It is revealed during the Mandalore storyline that Obi-Wan Kenobi had fallen in love ...
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Why was the single war between the Republic and The CIS called “The Clone Wars”?

Both Clones Wars tv series as well as the movie refers to the events as the "Clone Wars", as does Leia Organa. However, there was only one three year war between the Galactic Republic and Confederacy ...
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Mandalorian Armour Protection Level

How durable Is mandalorian/Death Watch armour and can it resist blaster bolts?
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Star Wars Clone Wars Military Ranks

What (clone) ranks in the Grand Army of the Republic outrank Jedi Commanders and Generals?
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Personal Shielding Technology in Star Wars Universe [Canon and Non-Canon]

Why is personal shielding technology so rare in star wars? It seems only durge and the death watch has them.
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Kyuzo bounty hunter Embo Clone Wars

Is it known what material Embo's hat is made of?
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Clone Wars The Framing of Ahsoka Tano

Is it stated why Bariss chose Ahsoka to frame for Bombing of the Jedi Temple Hangar?
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How do Boba Fett and other Star Wars characters fire weapons without using their hands?

In the Star Wars Universe, how does a bounty hunter (such as Boba Fett) use their gauntlet weapons without touching the buttons to launch it? For instance, they shoot wires/darts etc., but their hands ...
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Slugthrower Star Wars Universe

Are the Slugthrowers, in The Star Wars Universe, basically modern guns or are they more advanced?
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Why didn't Ahsoka assist the Rebellion after Order 66?

With the creation of The Clone Wars animated series, the characters introduced became canon. So I've been wondering, after the series ended, nothing is ever heard of of Ahsoka Tano. She simply ...
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How were lightsabers created? [duplicate]

I saw in a episode of The Clone Wars, Yoda teaching younglings to build their lightsabers purely on force instinct. Does this explain how Luke was able to construct his own lightsaber?
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Why did Palpatine and Tarkin try Ahsoka Tano's trial?

Why did Palpatine and Admiral Tarkin try Ahsoka Tano's trial? Shouldn't the Chancellor and a Fleet Admiral have more important things to do than play judge and lawyer?
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What happened to Darth Maul?

In the Clone Wars TV show it is revealed that: What happens next? Is there any non-Legends canon that indicates what happens to Darth Maul after the Clone Wars?
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How did the Jedi find out Darth Maul's name?

How did the Jedi Order find out Darth Maul's name?
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Do Sith experience fear?

In the Clone Wars when Count Dooku first encounters Asajj Ventress and she claims to be Sith, he rebuffs her claiming that Sith do not feel fear and he senses fear in her. However when Yoda is ...
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Why did the council assign Ahsoka as apprentice to Anakin?

The Clone Wars cartoon introduced the character of Ahsoka Tano, Anakin's apprentice, who was assigned to him by the Council shortly after his own knighting. There are two parts to my curiosity: A) ...
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Use of a yellow crystal in Canon Star Wars?

In the 2008 Clone Wars TV Series, we encounter the Jedi Temple Guards who protect the Temple, wielding shortened double-bladed yellow lightsabers. Can only these Temple Guards use a yellow crystal, ...
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In Star Wars: The Clone Wars are clones allowed to be in romantic relationships?

I understand that they're soldiers for life. But I don't recall them taking an oath that bans this type of relationship. We were shown that they do have free time when Fives visits the clone bar.
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Does “the purple planet” have a real name?

It appeared in Star Wars: Clone Wars "chapter 22" and was named "the purple planet" due to its purplish hue. The planet was used as a battle site between the Confederacy of Independent Systems and ...
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In The Clone Wars, is Jango Fett still Jaster Mereel's mentee / adopted son?

Specifically in relation to Satine Kryz's New Mandalorians, Jaster Mereel's True Mandalorians and Tor Vizsla's Death Watch? The Clone Wars wiki seems to imply that the TV series has combined Satine ...
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What kind of casualties did the Jedi Order face in the Clone Wars before Order 66?

Throughout many of the works concerned with the Clone Wars, there is constant refrain of heavy casualties suffered by the Jedi during the War, with the Order stretched thin in numbers, and even young ...
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Do any clones refuse Order 66?

When the clones are issued Order 66 do any of them refuse to carry out the order?
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Is “I've got a bad feeling about this!” a reference to something else?

In every film of the Star Wars series someone, usually one of the main characters, says the line "I've got a bad feeling about this...". It's sort of one of the catch phrases associated with the ...
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Did many of the Jedi fall to the dark side during the Clone Wars

Did many of the Jedi fall to the dark side during the clone wars? As most of the Jedi didn't go on a lot of missions before the war. Then being thrusted into nonstop conflict, leading clones armies, ...
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In The Clone Wars movie, why can't Anakin understand Huttese?

After returning his son to Jabba in his palace, the Crime Lord orders the Jedi to be executed immediately, the protocol droid dutifully translates this to the victims from Huttese and Ahsoka and ...
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Why did Darth Sidious even let the Clone Wars take place, since he and Count Dooku happen to be on the same side? [duplicate]

He could have simply overwhelmed the Jedi Knights with his stormtrooper army and be done with it.
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Why couldn't Yoda detect Palpatine's use of Force concealment? [duplicate]

Palpatine was using Force concealment. I think somebody of his calibre of Force would require a substantial amount of Force just to use that. Since Yoda is the oh-so-hallowed being of wisdom and ...
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In what episode does Anakin get his padawan (Ahsoka) in Star Wars : The Clone Wars?

I'm trying to watch the Cartoon Network's CGI Star Wars: The Clone Wars from the very beginning, but the version that Netflix has, is when Anakin and Ahsoka already are master/pupil. Where or how ...
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What is the suggested viewing order for The Clone Wars?

I've read that the TV show Star Wars: The Clone Wars did not air in chronological order. Is there a consensus or authority on the recommended viewing order? Are there any benefits to watching it in ...
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The Clone Wars mentions of Old Republic

Are there any mentions or links, for example people, places or events that connect the Clone Wars series with anything in the era before the sacking of Coruscant?
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Why would increasing troop production prolong the war?

I'm watching Star Wars: The Clone Wars (Season 2, Episode 15), and I just heard something that just doesn't make much sense to me. Senator Padmé Amidala, recognizing that more troops will only ...
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Why did Chancellor Palpatine create the Clone Wars?

I'd like to know why did Chancellor Palpatine created the Clone Wars? It doesn't make sense to me that the Chancellor was both head of the Republic and the Sith.
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What is the relationship between the three “Clone Wars” properties?

There are three Star Wars animated properties dealing with the clone wars: Star Wars: Clone Wars (2003 TV series) Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008 film) Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008 TV series) ...
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What happened to Ashoka Tano after she left the Jedi Order?

In the last episode of the Clone Wars cartoon series, Ashoka Tano was accused by the Jedi Council and put out of the Order, but after some diligent research, Anakin found out who was the real culprit, ...
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Was Palpatine involved in setting up Ahsoka?

In the last season (5) of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, when Jedi Temple was bombed which put Jedi order in suspect only to damage their reputation, I thought Palpatine was behind this. All militaristic ...