The BEST Episodes of Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 8, 2020

Network: Cartoon Network

As The Clone Wars sweep through the galaxy, the heroic Jedi Knights struggle to maintain order and restore peace. More and more systems are falling prey to the forces of the dark side as the Galactic Republic slips further and further under the sway of the Separatists and their never-ending droid army.

Victory and Death (4)

#1 - Victory and Death (4)

Season 7 - Episode 12 - Aired May 4, 2020

Ahsoka and Rex must use their wit and skills to survive the turbulent end of the Clone Wars.

star 9.12
552 votes
The Phantom Apprentice (2)

#2 - The Phantom Apprentice (2)

Season 7 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 24, 2020

Ahsoka and Republic forces confront Maul on Mandalore.

star 9.00
527 votes
Shattered (3)

#3 - Shattered (3)

Season 7 - Episode 11 - Aired May 1, 2020

After successfully capturing Maul on Mandalore, Ahsoka plans to deliver him to the Jedi Council on Coruscant. When Order 66 is declared in the midst of her journey, her world is turned upside down.

star 8.95
521 votes
Old Friends Not Forgotten (1)

#4 - Old Friends Not Forgotten (1)

Season 7 - Episode 9 - Aired Apr 17, 2020

Anakin and Obi-Wan must decide whether to help Ahsoka pursue Maul or rescue Palpatine.

star 8.70
516 votes
The Wrong Jedi

#5 - The Wrong Jedi

Season 5 - Episode 20 - Aired Mar 2, 2013

Never give up hope, no matter how dark things seem. With convictions of Ahsoka's innocence, Anakin sets out to find his missing padawan and uncover the truth about what occurred.

star 8.69
1,161 votes
Directors: Dave Filoni
Writers: Charles Murray
The Lawless

#6 - The Lawless

Season 5 - Episode 16 - Aired Feb 2, 2013

Morality separates heroes from villains. Using Duchess Satine as bait, Darth Maul lures Obi-Wan into a trap, but is the hunter about to become the hunted?

star 8.55
1,149 votes
Writers: Chris Collins
Sacrifice

#7 - Sacrifice

Season 6 - Episode 13 - Aired Mar 7, 2014

Facing all that you fear will free you from yourself. After many grueling trials, Yoda next travels to the ancient Sith homeworld now known as Moraband, where he must face an ancient evil determined to rule the galaxy.

star 8.49
1,091 votes
Directors: Steward Lee
Writers: Christian Taylor
Voices

#8 - Voices

Season 6 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 7, 2014

Madness can sometimes be the path to truth. Yoda is deeply unsettled when he hears a voice from beyond the grave: the voice of Qui-Gon Jinn. Knowing that it is impossible for a Jedi to retain his identity after death, the Jedi Council begins to worry that Yoda may be corrupted by the influence of the dark side. Determined to find answers, Yoda escapes the Jedi Temple to follow the disembodied voice.

star 8.48
944 votes
Directors: Danny Keller
Writers: Christian Taylor
The Lost One

#9 - The Lost One

Season 6 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 7, 2014

What is lost is often found. A Jedi mission finds a lightsaber belonging to the long-dead Master Sifo-Dyas, prompting Yoda, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker to begin an investigation into his decade-old disappearance. This sparks Darth Sidious to order Darth Tyranus to clean up any loose ends that may lead the Jedi to discover the truth of the Sith conspiracy.

star 8.45
964 votes
Writers: Christian Taylor
The Jedi Who Knew Too Much

#10 - The Jedi Who Knew Too Much

Season 5 - Episode 18 - Aired Feb 16, 2013

Courage begins by trusting oneself. When Ahsoka is framed for a murder, she finds herself on the run from Republic authorities.

star 8.36
1,053 votes
Directors: Danny Keller
Writers: Charles Murray
To Catch a Jedi

#11 - To Catch a Jedi

Season 5 - Episode 19 - Aired Feb 23, 2013

Never become desperate enough to trust the untrustworthy. Ahsoka Tano crosses paths with Asajj Ventress, leading to an unprecedented mutual bargain.

star 8.26
1,159 votes
Directors: Kyle Dunlevy
Writers: Charles Murray
Destiny

#12 - Destiny

Season 6 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 7, 2014

Death is just the beginning. Letting the Force guide him, Yoda voyages into the heart of the galaxy to an ancient world that is one of the wellsprings of the Force. Yoda undergoes difficult trials administered by the Five Priestesses, mysterious Force-wielders who hold the secret to immortality.

star 8.20
952 votes
Directors: Kyle Dunlevy
Writers: Christian Taylor
Shades of Reason

#13 - Shades of Reason

Season 5 - Episode 15 - Aired Jan 26, 2013

Alliances can stall true intentions. Maul's alliance helps the Death Watch and their leader, Pre Viszla, conquer Mandalore and imprison Duchess Satine, but, when Viszla's ambitions surface, how long will the alliance last?

star 8.18
1,035 votes
Directors: Bosco Ng
Writers: Chris Collins
Orders

#14 - Orders

Season 6 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 7, 2014

The popular belief isn't always the correct one. Fives is still trying to find answers regarding the mysterious actions of clone cadet Tup. Hoping to personally speak with chancellor Palpatine, Fives finds himself suddenly accused of trying to murder the chancellor and decides to make a run for it.

star 8.13
948 votes
Directors: Kyle Dunlevy
Writers: Katie Lucas
Eminence

#15 - Eminence

Season 5 - Episode 14 - Aired Jan 19, 2013

One vision can have many interpretations. Darth Maul and Savage Opress form an alliance with the Mandalorian terrorist group Death Watch and several crime syndicates, including Black Sun, in order to destroy all of their common enemies.

star 8.09
1,186 votes
Directors: Kyle Dunlevy
Writers: Chris Collins
Revival

#16 - Revival

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 29, 2012

Strength of character can defeat strength in numbers. Maul and Savage Opress continue to wreak havoc in the galaxy. The Sith brothers recruit a cutthroat band of pirates. Obi-Wan Kenobi leads the Jedi hunt for Maul.

star 8.07
1,501 votes
Directors: Steward Lee
Writers: Chris Collins
Revenge

#17 - Revenge

Season 4 - Episode 22 - Aired Mar 16, 2012

The enemy of my enemy is my friend. Fueled by pure hatred, Darth Maul and his brother Savage Opress set out to take revenge on the Jedi who killed him: Obi-Wan Kenobi. Kenobi receives the aid of an unlikely ally - Asajj Ventress.

star 8.05
1,611 votes
Writers: Katie Lucas
ARC Troopers

#18 - ARC Troopers

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 17, 2010

Fighting a war tests a soldier's skills, defending his home tests a soldier's heart. After receiving important insider intelligence data warning of a Separatist attack on Kamino, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker arrive to save this important stronghold of the Old Republic. With a startling surprise, the ingenious General Grievous, exotic Asajj Ventress and the dreaded droid machine military attack Kamino with the goal to end Kamino's ability to create new clone troops.

star 8.03
1,742 votes
Directors: Kyle Dunlevy
Writers: Cameron Litvack
Crisis on Naboo

#19 - Crisis on Naboo

Season 4 - Episode 18 - Aired Feb 10, 2012

Trust is the greatest of gifts, but it must be earned. Supreme Chancellor Palpatine goes to Naboo guarded by Jedi knights, meanwhile Cad Bane, a disguised Obi-Wan and a pack of bounty hunters put their plan into action.

star 8.03
1,554 votes
Directors: Danny Keller
Writers: Brent Friedman
Carnage of Krell

#20 - Carnage of Krell

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 18, 2011

Our actions define our legacy. With two of his men facing execution for disobeying orders, Captain Rex is forced to confront his overly aggressive commander, General Krell, in the conclusion to the action-packed battle for Umbara. Risking charges of mutiny, Rex must make a dark choice as the true face of the enemy emerges.

star 8.02
1,900 votes
The Box

#21 - The Box

Season 4 - Episode 17 - Aired Feb 3, 2012

The strong survive, the noble overcome. Moralo Eval brings Cad Bane and Obi-Wan Kenobi (disguised as Rako Hardeen) to Count Dooku's palace on Serenno. Along with ten other bounty hunters, Kenobi and Bane are placed in The Box, a massive cube filled with deadly challenges, designed by Eval himself to whittle down the galaxy's twelve greatest bounty hunters to an elite team of five to carry out the plan to kidnap Palpatine.

star 8.01
1,623 votes
Directors: Kyle Dunlevy
Writers: Brent Friedman
The Unknown

#22 - The Unknown

Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 7, 2014

The truth about yourself is the hardest to accept. Clone trooper Tup is suffering from a severe neurological disorder that causes the death of a Jedi master. Trying to find the motives for the assassination, Anakin escorts Tup back to Kamino for examination, but then they are attacked by the Separatists…

star 7.98
1,064 votes
Directors: Bosco Ng
Writers: Katie Lucas
Fugitive

#23 - Fugitive

Season 6 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 7, 2014

When in doubt, go to the source. Clone trooper Tup is transported back to Coruscant, where his body is to be examined by the chancellor’s personal physician. Arc Trooper Fives is also investigating the matter and discovers that a modified code has been hidden in the minds of all the clones…

star 7.98
937 votes
Directors: Danny Keller
Writers: Katie Lucas
Overlords

#24 - Overlords

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired Jan 28, 2011

Balance is found in the one who faces his guilt. A mysterious force draws Anakin, Obi-Wan and Ahsoka to a distant planet, and its inhabitants -- a family of exceptionally powerful Force-wielders -- in an attempt to determine whether Anakin is truly the Chosen One.

star 7.98
2,372 votes
Directors: Steward Lee
Writers: Christian Taylor
Deception

#25 - Deception

Season 4 - Episode 15 - Aired Jan 20, 2012

All warfare is based on deception. Obi-Wan fakes his own death and goes undercover in a Republic prison, in order to gather information on a plot to kidnap Chancellor Palpatine from a convict named Moralo Eval. While there, he learns that another prisoner, notorious bounty hunter Cad Bane, is also involved. Anakin seeks vengance over the death of his former master.

star 7.97
1,633 votes