The first season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars consists of twenty-two episodes. It premiered on October 3, 2008 with "Ambush" and concluded on March 20, 2009 with "Hostage Crisis."

Official description Edit

As war rages through the galaxy, the heroic Jedi, including Yoda, Anakin Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi and newcomer Ahsoka Tano, fight to maintain order and restore peace. Meanwhile, the Separatists, led by Count Dooku, his assassin Asajj Ventress and the evil General Grievous, plot to defeat the Republic and gain control.

Episodes Edit

# Image Title Airdate Prod. #
01 101 A "Ambush" October 3, 2008 108
Jedi Master Yoda and three clone troopers — Jek, Thire, and Rys — must face off against Count Dooku's dreaded assassin Ventress and her massive droid army to prove the Jedi are strong enough to protect a strategic planet and forge a treaty for the Republic.
02 102 RM "Rising Malevolence" October 3, 2008 107
An attack by a devastating new Separatist weapon — the powerful starship Malevolence — leaves Jedi Master Plo Koon and his clone troopers struggling to survive until Anakin and Ahsoka can find them.
03 103 SOM "Shadow of Malevolence" October 10, 2008 109
With the help of his Padawan Ahsoka and Jedi Master Plo Koon, Anakin utilizes new long-range Y-wing bombers to lead a bold strike on General Grievous' warship, the Malevolence, and its destructive weapon.
04 104 DM "Destroy Malevolence" October 17, 2008 111
Padmé Amidala and C-3PO are taken hostage by General Grievous, leaving Anakin and Obi-Wan to save the Senator and complete the destruction of the Malevolence.
05 105 R "Rookies" October 24, 2008 114
Alone on a distant outpost, clone officers Rex and Cody must inspire their rookie unit to believe in themselves to stave off a droid commando invasion.
06 106 DOAD "Downfall of a Droid" November 7, 2008 102
R2-D2 is lost during a fierce space battle — and Anakin must find him before the Separatists discover the Jedi military secrets locked in his memory banks.
07 107 DOTD "Duel of the Droids" November 14, 2008 106
Anakin, Ahsoka and replacement droid R3-S6 embark on a dual rescue/sabotage mission when they discover R2-D2 is being held at General Grievous' secret enemy listening post, Skytop Station.
08 108 BJ "Bombad Jedi" November 21, 2008 105
On a diplomatic mission to the planet Rodia, Padmé discovers that her old friend and fellow Republic senator Onaconda Farr has allied his planet with the Separatists.
09 109 COD "Cloak of Darkness" December 5, 2008 110
Ahsoka and Jedi Master Luminara escort the captured notorious Separatist leader Nute Gunray to Coruscant so he can stand trial for his crimes.
10 110 LOG "Lair of Grievous" December 12, 2008 112
Jedi Master Kit Fisto and his former Padawan, the Mon Calamari Jedi Nahdar Vebb, track escaped prisoner Nute Gunray to a remote world.
11 111 DC "Dooku Captured" January 2, 2009 116
During their own attempt to kidnap Count Dooku, Anakin and Obi-Wan discover that the Sith Lord has already been captured by pirates.
12 112 TGG "The Gungan General" January 9, 2009 120
Anakin and Obi-Wan have been duped and are being held for ransom along with Count Dooku by the pirate chief Hondo Ohnaka and his second-in-command, Turk Falso.
13 113 JC "Jedi Crash" January 16, 2009 122
Anakin and Ahsoka arrive at a pitched sky battle to help besieged Jedi General Aayla Secura.
14 114 DOP "Defenders of Peace" January 23, 2009 124
The leader of the Lurmen, Tee Watt Kaa, refuses to shelter the Jedi from arriving Separatist forces, fearing that such an action would unnecessarily bring his neutral people into the war.
15 115 T "Trespass" January 30, 2009 125
Arriving on the desolate ice world of Orto Plutonia, Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi investigate the disappearance of a clone security force stationed on a remote outpost.
16 116 THE "The Hidden Enemy" February 6, 2009 201
Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi lead Republic forces in an attempt to defeat the droid armies and free the planet of Christophsis from the Separatist siege.
17 117 BSV "Blue Shadow Virus" February 13, 2009 126
The Republic discovers a Separatist bio-weapon lab hidden on the planet of Naboo.
18 118 MOATM "Mystery of a Thousand Moons" February 13, 2009 202
Even though the lab has been shut down, Dr. Vindi manages to activate the dreaded Blue Shadow Virus, infecting Ahsoka, Padmé, and many clone troopers.
19 119 SOR "Storm Over Ryloth" February 27, 2009 115
Ryloth, home world of the Twi'lek people, has been subjected to military occupation by the droid army of the Separatists, and surrounded by a blockade of Trade Federation battleships.
20 120 IOR "Innocents of Ryloth" March 6, 2009 117
With the space blockade around Ryloth destroyed, Obi-Wan Kenobi must lead a small clone force into a droid occupied town to sabotage their anti-aircraft guns.
21 121 LOR "Liberty on Ryloth" March 13, 2009 119
The battle for the Twi'lek homeworld of Ryloth rages as the Republic attempts to drive off the occupying droid army led by Separatist Leader, Wat Tambor.
22 122 HC "Hostage Crisis" March 20, 2009 204
In an attempt to force the release of the crime lord Ziro the Hutt from prison, bounty hunters seize control of the Senate Building and hold members of the Senate hostage.