Questions tagged [the-clone-wars]

For questions about "Star Wars: The Clone Wars", a 2008 animated television series, and the film of the same name. Always use in conjunction with the [star-wars] tag. For questions about the similarly-named 2003 television show, use [clone-wars-2003].

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Why can’t The Mandalorian from The Mandalorian take off his helmet, while animated mandalorians like Sabine and Pre Vizsla can?

In The Mandalorian they make a big deal of Mando never removing his helmet in front of others, yet characters like Sabine do it casually all of the time. Is this a contradiction, unexplained, or is ...
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When would Mandalorians of clan Vizsla have fought the Separatists during the Clone Wars?

In the flashback of the attack on Din Djarin's childhood home, we see him being rescued by a group of Mandalorians bearing the sigil of clan Vizsla. I was under the impression that clan Vizsla formed ...
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Why did Captain Rex's phase 2 helmet use a phase 1 visor?

Captain Rex's phase 2 helmet (when he finally gets one) appears to use a phase 1 visor style, with it being thick at the nose and tapering towards the ears, while the standard phase 2 helmets start ...
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Was Darth Maul part of the Separatist movement?

In Star Wars Battlefront II (2005 and 2017), we see Darth Maul in the side of the Separatist. In the Phantom Menace, The Confederacy of Independent Systems or the Separatist is not yet formed only ...
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Did Dooku know that the CIS was destined to fail and lose the Clone Wars?

This question actually comes from an EckhartsLadder video I watched some time back, can't remember which one, but it was about Star Wars and the Clone Wars. As the question suggests, did Dooku know ...
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What separates the various Clone Commando variants?

In Star Wars, we see multiple elite Clone Commando variants. These include the ARC Troopers, the commando regiment that Gregor belongs to and the Bad Batch. Canonically, what separates these variants ...
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Why do Clone Commando visors glow?

The title is pretty self-explanatory. In the Republic Commando video game and the two or three episodes of The Clone Wars in which Clone Commandos appear, why do their helmet T-visors glow? I don't ...
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Did Anakin visit Tatooine during the time of the Clone Wars after delivering Rotta?

I was wondering if there is any known visit by Anakin to Tatooine during the Clone Wars, after the incident with Rotta where he has to go back to deliver the huttlet to Jabba. Is there any mentions ...
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Were there any clone troopers that didn't have accelerated aging?

Were there any clone troopers that didn't have accelerated aging? (other than Boba Fett)
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How could Slick betray the Jedi?

In the early episode "The Hidden Enemy", the clone trooper Slick, spies on the Army of the Republic, using the justification that his brothers were "cannon fodder", while the Jedi easily survived ...
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What was the minimum Jedi status required to have authority over Clone Troopers?

Clearly not all of the Jedi had command over the Clone Troopers. What position did a Jedi have to attain within the Order to be able to command Clone Troopers?
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Are the crystals on the hollow planet kyber crystals?

In season 6 episode 12, Yoda visits a hollow planet that is the origin of Near the fissure where he goes in to the planet, there are crystals. Since this is a planet that is strong in the Force, I ...
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Anakin's Inaccurate Wardrobe

On one of the alternate covers for the new book Thrawn: Alliances, we see a shot of Anakin Skywalker and the Chiss standing dramatically next to each other. There's one small problem with this, ...
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Why didn't the Jedi contact Kaminoan cloners, or run some checks on the clones after learning that Tyranus who ordered them, was Dooku? [closed]

So, As multiple questions have answered, the Jedi by the end of the war, learnt that Tyranus was Dooku. As Obi Wan says, "Tyranus? You are the man called Tyranus?" Now, during Attack of the ...
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Why doesn't Nossor Ri appear in the Mon Cala arcs?

In Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Nossor Ri is the Quarren chieftain on Mon Cala, who allies himself with the Galactic Republic and the Mon Calamari king Lee-Char. Lee-Char later appears in the canon Star ...
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Why did clones like commander Rex and Wolffe not have the troops in their unit's inhibitor chips removed?

To me, it makes sense that Rex, Wolffe, and Gregor would have some other clone troopers remove their inhibitor chips, instead of practically letting them kill the Jedi. It just doesn't make sense. ...
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Why was only one person used as the template for the Clone Army?

So in the Star Wars prequels the Kaminoans make a clone army using the DNA of only Jango Fett for the Republic rather than using a few different people as templates for different roles. I can see a ...
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Why didn't the Clone army capture Dooku and the Separatists Leaders?

A subsequent question of this one. When the Clone Army arrives at Geonosis, why didn't they capture the Sith Lord and the Separatist Leaders? They had the advantage, because they almost destroyed the ...
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Star Wars the clone wars episode where Anakin & Ashoka meet?

I am trying to watch the series but can’t find the episode when Anakin meets Ashoka. I can find bits of it but not the full episode .
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Was Maul's survival planned in Phantom Menace?

In Phantom Menace, we see Obi-Wan Kenobi defeating (Darth) Maul by slicing him in two halves, after that Maul is presumed dead. However, in The Clone Wars series, he appears to have survived this ...
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What Happened To Lux Bonteri?

After Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Lux Bonteri, son of Separatist Senator Mina Bonteri, became Senator of Onderon after joining a rebel group. What happened to him after that?
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Why are kyber crystals so expensive on the black market?

In Season 5, Episode 7 of the Clone Wars series, Hondo and his gang of pirates are trying to rob some kyber crystals from Jedi younglings. Supposedly, those crystals are worth a fortune on the black ...
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Can the clones sexually reproduce?

This question "Why didn't the Clone Troopers have their sex drives removed or suppressed?" mentions that the clones still have their sex drive. But the clone, Cut Lawquane, mentioned in the text only ...
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Were the Force trees related?

In The Clone Wars episode Voices, there was an ancient tree that grew in a courtyard of the Jedi Temple on Coruscant. The tree was Force-sensitive and it was eventually removed by Darth Sidious. In ...
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Why did Dooku attempt to kidnap Palpatine on Naboo?

In Clone Wars Season 4, episodes 15-18, there is a whole plot about Count Dooku selecting bounty hunters for a mission to kidnap Palpatine from Naboo's Festival of Light. One of the bounty hunters is ...
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Why didn't the Clone Troopers have their sex drives removed or suppressed?

Based off their art preferences, the Clone Troopers seemed to have an appreciation for the female form. The Star Wars: The Clone Wars episode "The Deserter" features a former Clone Trooper named Cut ...
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How much time passed between Clone Wars S3E04, S1E22 and S3E10?

According to Star Wars: The Clone Wars Chronological Episode Order, S1E22 is one episode after S3E04 and S3E10 is one episode after S1E22. However we see some drastic changes in the appearances of ...
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If “The Blue Shadow Virus” was eradicated, does the technology exist to eradicate all diseases?

In Season 1 Episode 17 of The Clone Wars (Blue Shadow Virus) they are trying to prevent a strain of a previously-extinct plague from being recreated. In the episode, we learn that the virus was ...
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Is There A Canon Reason Why Yoda could Identify Darth Bane [duplicate]

In the final season of Star Wars The Clone Wars, at one point, Yoda ventures to the Sith world of Moraband. There he encounters an ancient Sith ghost, whom he is able to identify as Darth Bane. I know ...
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Why Does not Attacking From Above Make Sense at The Battle of Bothawui [closed]

At the beginning of the Battle of Bothawui during the Clone Wars, General Grievous makes a comment how, if the Separatist fleet attacks from above, the Republic will have the advantage, therefore, he ...
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How did the Jedi mobilize and take command of the clone army so easily?

In Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones, we see the Jedi learn of the clone army built on the order by Sifo Dyas. Then, presumably very quickly, Yoda traveled to Kamino to examine the army. ...
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Did Anakin Skywalker ever use a Blaster?

Did Anakin ever use a blaster rifle or a pistol in the Star Wars Universe? If so, then what timeline in the Prequel Trilogy? Answers can be taken from the movies, novels, TV series (Clone Wars), etc..
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Do the Separatist leaders know that Dooku was a Sith?

Aside from General Griveous, in whom Tyranus trained, did the Separatist Leaders, specifically Viceroy Nute Gunray, Rune Haako, Poggle the Lesser, Wat Tambor, San Hill, Passel Argente, Shu Mai, ...
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Did Sidious ever engineer an army of dark side spies?

In Star Wars: The Clone Wars, S2E3 Children of the Force, Sidious plans to kidnap Force sensitive children to create an army of dark side spies: The natural talent these children possess is too ...
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Was Mace Windu apologetic to Ahsoka Tano?

Was Mace Windu apologetic to Ahsoka Tano? When she is invited to rejoin the Jedi Order, he says to her; "this was actually your great trial, now we see that. We understand that the Force works in ...
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Was Anakin Skywalker ever disciplined by the Jedi Order for his many acts of disobedience?

Anakin Skywalker as a Jedi apprentice and knight was reckless, arrogant, and often directly disobedient. Many of his actions violated long-standing Jedi policies. (e.g. - don't kill except in self-...
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How close was Ahsoka to becoming a Jedi Knight?

Compared to a Padawan who is freshly Knighted after passing his trials, like for example Obi-Wan soon after the events of Ep. I, how close is Ahsoka at the point of her departure from the Jedi Order ...
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Did Maul find a way to prevent death using the dark side of the Force? [duplicate]

By and large, the Sith had always sought to overcome death itself, believing the dark side to hold the ultimate secret of immortality. Darth Vader was not the first Sith Lord who wished to stop death, ...
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Why did Asajj not poison Dooku?

In The Clone Wars, Asajj and two Night Sisters sneak into Count Dooku's quarters and use a poison dart to dull his senses. Why did they not use a fast acting and lethal poison? They had the ability ...
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Why was orbital bombardment not a common action during the Clone Wars?

During the entire length of the Clone Wars TV series, I do not recall orbital bombardment ever being used as a strategy to help soften enemy defenses prior to attack. I get that in some cases, ...
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Is there an explanation for the inconsistency in the Mandalorians between the Clone Wars and Rebels?

Pre-Disney, the Mandalorians were a warrior people living on the planet Mandalore and several other locations. They were the instigators of the Mandalorian War. From Wookieepedia: Mandalorian was ...
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Are there any examples of advance planet defense in Clone Wars series?

In watching only the first 2 seasons of Clone Wars, blockades and planet defenses are always depicted as essentially planar formations in one tiny portion of a planet's space. Regardless of whether ...
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Sleeping for Clones

What are the things clones sleep in? I've looked everywhere and I can't seem to find it. All I know is that they show up in "Clone Cadets"
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Did the Galactic Republic use any droid forces during the Clone Wars?

While the GAR is predominantly made up of clones and the Separatists' of droids, both also have their share of non-clone, non-droid soldiers (e.g. Wookiees, Umbarans, Gungans, Mon Calamari, Quarren, ...
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Is Cut Lawquane's inhibitor chip activated?

Like all clones, he has an inhibitor chip implanted to ensure absolute obedience to Order 66 when the time finally comes to execute it. However, Cut Lawquane had deserted the GAR and so most probably ...
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Order of the unreleased Clone Wars [duplicate]

I want to watch the unreleased Clone Wars, but I'm not sure of a specific order there may be to watch it in. I am fully aware that the released ones are out of order and I'm afraid these may be too.
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Do the Clones know that Dooku was Tyranus?

Count Dooku killed Jedi Master Sifo-Dyas and impersonated him in order to order the Clone Army. Since Dooku ordered the Clone army, does that mean the Clones know Dooku is the one who ordered them; if ...
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Was dual symmetric form especially significant to the Sith?

In Rogue One, we saw Vader's castle on Mustafar. It was a Sith shrine of two high towers, symmetrical to each other. In Star Wars Rebels season 2 episode 21, "Twilight of the Apprentice", Ezra and ...
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How and why was the 501st Legion on Mandalore and Coruscant at the same time?

Is there an explanation as to why the 501st Legion is on Mandalore for the Siege of Mandalore AND on Coruscant during the initial stages of Order 66? We See Darth Vader and the 501st Legion purge the ...
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How did the Clones find Jedi Investigators during Order 66?

In Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Season 2 Episode 11: Lost Lightsaber, we are introduced to an elder Jedi named Tera Sinube, who is a Jedi Investigator that helped Padawan Ahsoka Tano to recover her ...