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The Best Episodes of Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Every episode of Star Wars: The Clone Wars ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Star Wars: The Clone Wars!

Yoda, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Anakin Skywalker, Mace Windu and other Jedi Knights lead the Grand Army of the Republic against the droid army of the Separatists.

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The best episode of "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" is "Victory and Death", rated 9.9/10 from 18207 user votes. It was directed by Dave Filoni, Nathaniel Villanueva and written by Dave Filoni. "Victory and Death" aired on 5/4/2020 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "The Phantom Apprentice".

  • Victory and Death
    9.9/10 18,207 votes

    #1 - Victory and Death

    Season 7 Episode 12 - Aired 2020-05-04

    In the wake of Order 66, Ahsoka and Rex must work together to survive.

    Director: Dave Filoni, Nathaniel Villanueva

    Writer: Dave Filoni

  • The Phantom Apprentice
    9.8/10 16,765 votes

    #2 - The Phantom Apprentice

    Season 7 Episode 10 - Aired 2020-04-24

    The battle for Mandalore continues, and Ahsoka finds herself face to face with Maul.

    Director: Dave Filoni, Nathaniel Villanueva

    Writer: Dave Filoni

  • Shattered
    9.8/10 15,131 votes

    #3 - Shattered

    Season 7 Episode 11 - Aired 2020-05-01

    Maul is captured and the Siege of Mandalore is won. But evil lurks elsewhere, and the galaxy will never be the same.

    Director: Dave Filoni, Saul Ruiz

    Writer: Dave Filoni

  • The Lawless
    9.7/10 6,961 votes

    #4 - The Lawless

    Season 5 Episode 16 - Aired 2013-02-02

    Using Duchess Satine as bait, Darth Maul lures Obi-Wan into a trap.

    Director: Brian Kalin O'Connell

    Writer: Chris Collins

  • The Wrong Jedi
    9.7/10 6,645 votes

    #5 - The Wrong Jedi

    Season 5 Episode 20 - Aired 2013-03-02

    On trial for murder, Ahsoka faces her greatest challenge.

    Director: Dave Filoni

    Writer: Charles Murray

  • Old Friends Not Forgotten
    9.7/10 12,612 votes

    #6 - Old Friends Not Forgotten

    Season 7 Episode 9 - Aired 2020-04-17

    The Siege of Mandalore begins, and Ahsoka turns to Anakin and Obi-Wan for help.

    Director: Dave Filoni, Saul Ruiz

    Writer: Dave Filoni

  • Carnage of Krell
    9.3/10 5,099 votes

    #7 - Carnage of Krell

    Season 4 Episode 10 - Aired 2011-11-18

    With two of his men facing execution for disobeying orders, Captain Rex must confront his overly aggressive commander, General Krell. Risking charges of mutiny, Rex must make a dark choice as the true face of the enemy emerges.

    Director: Kyle Dunlevy

    Writer: Matt Michnovetz

  • Revenge
    9.1/10 4,275 votes

    #8 - Revenge

    Season 4 Episode 22 - Aired 2012-03-16

    Savage and Maul, now reunited, pursue Obi-Wan Kenobi in search of revenge, and the Jedi Knight finds himself forced to unite with a surprising ally to defend against the deadly siblings.

    Director: Brian Kalin O'Connell

    Writer: Katie Lucas

  • Shades of Reason
    9.1/10 4,387 votes

    #9 - Shades of Reason

    Season 5 Episode 15 - Aired 2013-01-26

    Backed by the criminal underworld, the Sith and Death Watch launch an attack on Mandalore.

    Director: Bosco Ng

    Writer: Chris Collins

  • The Jedi Who Knew Too Much
    9.1/10 4,461 votes

    #10 - The Jedi Who Knew Too Much

    Season 5 Episode 18 - Aired 2013-02-16

    As the Republic military takes over the Temple bombing case, Ahsoka finds herself at odds with Admiral Tarkin.

    Director: Danny Keller

    Writer: Charles Murray

  • Sacrifice
    9.1/10 4,185 votes

    #11 - Sacrifice

    Season 6 Episode 13 - Aired 2014-03-07

    After many grueling trials, Yoda next travels to the ancient Sith home world of Moraband, where he must face an ancient evil determined to rule the galaxy.

    Director: Steward Lee

    Writer: Christian Taylor

  • To Catch a Jedi
    9.0/10 4,341 votes

    #12 - To Catch a Jedi

    Season 5 Episode 19 - Aired 2013-02-23

    The fugitive Ahsoka escapes to the criminal depths of Coruscant.

    Director: Kyle Dunlevy

    Writer: N/A

  • Witches of the Mist
    8.9/10 4,184 votes

    #13 - Witches of the Mist

    Season 3 Episode 14 - Aired 2011-01-21

    Anakin and Obi-Wan, sent to track down the mysterious figure behind the deaths of several Jedi, soon find themselves on the trail of the monstrous apprentice that Ventress has created: Savage Opress, who has been trained in the ways of the Sith by Dooku. When Opress returns to Count Dooku after an unsuccessful assignment, Ventress strikes. With Opress at her side, she attacks Dooku. Opress' loyalty is fleeting, however, and Dooku and Ventress discover that this new apprentice has a will of his own. When Savage returns to Mother Talzin, she gives him a new task: To seek the Outer Rim for his long-lost brother....

    Director: Giancarlo Volpe

    Writer: Katie Lucas

  • Overlords
    8.9/10 4,668 votes

    #14 - Overlords

    Season 3 Episode 15 - Aired 2011-01-28

    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. The patriarch of this family, known only as the Father, has spent ages maintaining the balance between his Daughter, who is strong with the light side of the Force, and his Son, who aligns with the dark. The Father reveals his days are numbered, and he seeks Anakin to take his place as the fulcrum of this balance. A series of tests proves that Anakin is capable of controlling both offspring, as the Father does, but Skywalker refuses to take the Father's place.

    Director: Steward Lee

    Writer: Christian Taylor

  • Ghosts of Mortis
    8.9/10 4,581 votes

    #15 - Ghosts of Mortis

    Season 3 Episode 17 - Aired 2011-02-11

    The Jedi remain stranded on Mortis, and the Son, aligned with the dark side of the Force, renews his efforts to convert Anakin as the Jedi prepare for a decisive confrontation. Anakin is stunned by images of his dark future. The Son promises him the power to avert this destiny. The Father recognizes that the Son has broken the rules of time. He wipes Anakin's memory of these future visions, and steals the Mortis Dagger to end the conflict. The Father impales himself, thus preventing the Son from stealing his power. The Son, stunned by this, is run through by Anakin. With all three Force-wielders destroyed, the imbalance in the Force disappears on Mortis. The three Jedi are transplanted back to the galaxy proper, apparently at the moment that they disappeared.

    Director: Steward Lee

    Writer: Christian Taylor

  • Orders
    8.9/10 4,022 votes

    #16 - Orders

    Season 6 Episode 4 - Aired 2014-03-07

    Fives continues to push for answers regarding the mystery of the clone contamination and secures an audience with Supreme Chancellor Palpatine. But the situation quickly collapses when Fives is accused of attacking the Chancellor, and he must flee deep into the Coruscant cityscape while pursued by fellow clone troopers.

    Director: Dave Filoni, Kyle Dunlevy

    Writer: Katie Lucas

  • Revival
    8.8/10 4,104 votes

    #17 - Revival

    Season 5 Episode 1 - Aired 2012-09-29

    Fueled by vengeance and rage, the newly reunited brothers Savage Opress and Darth Maul spread terror and violence across the galaxy. As the Sith brothers forcibly recruit Hondo Ohnaka and his pirates, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Adi Gallia chase them down, leading to a deadly confrontation.

    Director: Steward Lee

    Writer: Chris Collins

  • Eminence
    8.8/10 4,072 votes

    #18 - Eminence

    Season 5 Episode 14 - Aired 2013-01-19

    Savage and Maul forge an alliance with Death Watch to target a common enemy: Obi-Wan Kenobi.

    Director: Kyle Dunlevy

    Writer: Chris Collins

  • Voices
    8.8/10 3,761 votes

    #19 - Voices

    Season 6 Episode 11 - Aired 2014-03-07

    Yoda is deeply unsettled when he hears something 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.

    Director: Dave Filoni, Danny Keller

    Writer: Christian Taylor

  • Monster
    8.7/10 4,126 votes

    #20 - Monster

    Season 3 Episode 13 - Aired 2011-01-14

    When Count Dooku calls upon the Nightsisters seeking a replacement for Ventress, she and her kin seize the opportunity to exact revenge. Ventress visits the far side of Dathomir and the males of the planet seeking the most brutal and powerful warrior among them. Talzin has Asajj secretly select a warrior from the distant Nightbrother village: Savage Opress. With the power of dark magic, Talzin transforms Savage into a hulking warrior ultimately loyal to Asajj. She then delivers Opress to Dooku, where he will serve as his secret Sith apprentice in a plot to overthrow Darth Sidious.

    Director: Kyle Dunlevy

    Writer: Katie Lucas

  • Plan of Dissent
    8.7/10 4,074 votes

    #21 - Plan of Dissent

    Season 4 Episode 9 - Aired 2011-11-11

    After the Republic conquers an Umbaran airbase, General Krell orders Rex and his men on towards the heavily fortified capital. Realizing there's a better plan, several clone troopers disobey orders to carry out a rogue, covert operation.

    Director: Kyle Dunlevy

    Writer: Matt Michnovetz

  • The Box
    8.7/10 3,689 votes

    #22 - The Box

    Season 4 Episode 17 - Aired 2012-02-03

    The disguised Obi-Wan accompanies Cad Bane and Moralo Eval to Serenno, where they enlist in a brutal competition with other bounty hunters from around the galaxy to determine who will participate in a plot to kidnap the Chancellor.

    Director: Brian Kalin O'Connell

    Writer: Brent V. Friedman

  • Destiny
    8.7/10 3,656 votes

    #23 - Destiny

    Season 6 Episode 12 - Aired 2014-03-07

    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 and the source of midi-chlorians. Yoda undergoes difficult trials administered by the Five Priestesses, mysterious Force-wielders who hold the secret to immortality.

    Director: Dave Filoni, Kyle Dunlevy

    Writer: Christian Taylor

  • Nightsisters
    8.6/10 4,109 votes

    #24 - Nightsisters

    Season 3 Episode 12 - Aired 2011-01-07

    Troubled by Asajj Ventress' growing prowess with the dark side of the Force, Darth Sidious commands Count Dooku to eliminate her. But Ventress survives Dooku's assassination attempt, and the jilted former apprentice vows to take revenge, enlisting the aid of her kinswomen -- the mystical Nightsisters -- in her sinister scheme. Mother Talzin, leader of the Nightsisters, veils Asajj and her fellow assassins in a cloak of invisibility, and they infiltrate Dooku's palace on Serenno. Though they fail to kill the Count, their use of captured Jedi lightsabers leads Dooku to mistakenly believe that the Jedi have tried to kill him. Interested in protection, he requests a new apprentice from Mother Talzin.

    Director: Giancarlo Volpe

    Writer: Katie Lucas

  • Altar of Mortis
    8.6/10 4,285 votes

    #25 - Altar of Mortis

    Season 3 Episode 16 - Aired 2011-02-04

    Before the Jedi can leave Mortis, the Son takes Ahsoka captive in an attempt to entice Anakin into joining him to use their combined strength to overpower his Father and Sister. To this end, the Son casts Ahsoka under the spell of the dark side. Meanwhile, the Father attempts to stave off a disastrous showdown between his children and maintain the Force's increasingly precarious balance on the planet. Fearing that the Son may be unstoppable, the Daughter does the forbidden by taking Obi-Wan Kenobi to the Altar of Mortis, wherein is kept the Dagger of Mortis, a weapon capable of killing a Force-wielder. The Son steals the weapon, and attempts to use it against his Father to steal his power and end his rule, but the Daughter sacrifices herself, placing herself in front of the blade.

    Director: Brian Kalin O'Connell

    Writer: Christian Taylor