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How to Watch ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ in Chronological Order

By Josh Bate & George Bate

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Fifteen years after the series premiered, Star Wars: The Clone Wars remains one of the most beloved pieces of Star Wars storytelling to date. Interestingly, however, the series does not follow a chronological order as various episodes occur out of sequence. Below is a chronological breakdown of every single episode of The Clone Wars in order.

Season 2, Episode 16 – Cat and Mouse

Season 1, Episode 16 – Hidden Enemy

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Season 3, Episode 1 – Clone Cadets

Season 3, Episode 3 – Supply Lines

Season 1, Episode 1 – Ambush

Season 1, Episode 2 – Rising Malevolence

Season 1, Episode 3 – Shadow of Malevolence

Season 1, Episode 4 – Destroy Malevolence

Season 1, Episode 5 – Rookies

Season 1, Episode 6 – Downfall of a Droid

Season 1, Episode 7 – Duel of the Droids

Season 1, Episode 8 – Bombad Jedi

Season 1, Episode 9 – Cloak of Darkness

Season 1, Episode 10 – Lair of Grievous

Season 1, Episode 11 – Dooku Captured

Season 1, Episode 12 – The Gungan General

Season 1, Episode 13 – Jedi Crash

Season 1, Episode 14 – Defenders of Peace

Season 1, Episode 15 – Trespass

Season 1, Episode 16 – Blue Shadow Virus

Season 1, Episode 18 – Mystery of a Thousand Moons

Season 1, Episode 19 – Storm over Ryloth

Season 1, Episode 20 – Innocents of Ryloth

Season 1, Episode 21 – Liberty on Ryloth

Season 2, Episode 1 – Holocron Heist

Season 2, Episode 2 – Cargo of Doom

Season 2, Episode 3 – Children of the Force

Season 2, Episode 17 – Bounty Hunters

Season 2, Episode 18 – The Zillo Beast

Season 2, Episode 19 – The Zillo Beast Strikes Back

Season 2, Episode 4 – Senate Spy

Season 2, Episode 5 – Landing at Point Rain

Season 2, Episode 6 – Weapons Factory

Season 2, Episode 7 – Legacy of Terror

Season 2, Episode 8 – Brain Invaders

Season 2, Episode 9 – Grievous Intrigue

Season 2, Episode 10 – The Deserter

Season 2, Episode 11 – Lightsaber Lost

Season 2, Episode 12 – The Mandalore Plot

Season 2, Episode 13 – Voyage of Temptation

Season 2, Episode 14 – Duchess of Mandalore

Season 2, Episode 20 – Death Trap

Season 2, Episode 21 – R2 Come Home

Season 2, Episode 22 – Lethal Trackdown

Season 3, Episode 5 – Corruption

Season 3, Episode 6 – The Academy

Season 3, Episode 7 – Assassin

Season 3, Episode 2 – ARC Troopers

Season 3, Episode 4 – Sphere of Influence

Season 3, Episode 8 – Evil Plans

Season 1, Episode 22 – Hostage Crisis

Season 3, Episode 9 – The Hunt for Ziro

Season 3, Episode 10 – Heroes on Both Sides

Season 3, Episode 11 – Pursuit of Peace

Season 2, Episode 15 – Senate Murders

Season 3, Episode 12 – Nightsisters

Season 3, Episode 13 – Monster

Season 3, Episode 14 – Witches of the Mist

Season 3, Episode 15 – Overlords

Season 3, Episode 16 – Altar of Mortis

Season 3, Episode 17 – Ghosts of Mortis

Season 3, Episode 18 – The Citadel

Season 3, Episode 19 – Counter Attack

Season 3, Episode 20 – Citadel Rescue

Season 3, Episode 21 – Padawan Lost

Season 3, Episode 14 – Wookiee Hunt

Season 4, Episode 1 – Water War

Season 4, Episode 2 – Gungan Attack

Season 4, Episode 3 – Prisoners

Season 4, Episode 4 – Shadow Warrior

Season 4, Episode 5 – Mercy Mission

Season 4, Episode 6 – Nomad Droids

Season 4, Episode 7 – Darkness on Umbara

Season 4, Episode 8 – The General

Season 4, Episode 9 – Plan of Dissent

Season 4, Episode 10 – Carnage of Krell

Season 4, Episode 11 – Kidnapped

Season 4, Episode 12 – Slaves of the Republic

Season 4, Episode 13 – Escape from Kadavo

Season 4, Episode 14 – A Friend in Need

Season 4, Episode 15 – Deception

Season 4, Episode 16 – Friends and Enemies

Season 4, Episode 17 – The Box

Season 4, Episode 18 – Crisis on Naboo

Season 4, Episode 19 – Massacre

Season 4, Episode 20 – Bounty

Season 4, Episode 21 – Brothers

Season 4, Episode 22 – Revenge

Season 5, Episode 2 – A War on Two Fronts

Season 5, Episode 3 – Front Runners

Season 5, Episode 4 – The Soft War

Season 5, Episode 5 – Tipping Points

Season 5, Episode 6 – The Gathering

Season 5, Episode 7 – A Test of Strength

Season 5, Episode 8 – Bound for Rescue

Season 5, Episode 9 – A Necessary Bond

Season 5, Episode 10 – Secret Weapons

Season 5, Episode 11 – A Sunny Day in the Void

Season 5, Episode 12 – Missing in Action

Season 5, Episode 13 – Point of No Return

Season 5, Episode 1 – Revival

Season 5, Episode 14 – Eminence

Season 5, Episode 15 – Shades of Reason

Season 5, Episode 16 – The Lawless

Season 5, Episode 17 – Sabotage

Season 5, Episode 18 – The Jedi Who Knew Too Much

Season 5, Episode 19 – To Catch a Jedi

Season 5, Episode 20 – The Wrong Jedi

Season 6, Episode 1 – The Unknown

Season 6, Episode 2 – Conspiracy

Season 6, Episode 3 – Fugitive

Season 6, Episode 4 – Orders

Season 6, Episode 5 – An Old Friend

Season 6, Episode 6 – The Rise of Clovis

Season 6, Episode 7 – Crisis at the Heart

Season 6, Episode 8 – The Disappeared

Season 6, Episode 9 – The Disappeared Pt. II

Season 6, Episode 10 – The Lost One

Season 6, Episode 11 – Voices

Season 6, Episode 12 – Destiny

Season 6, Episode 13 – Sacrifice

Season 7, Episode 5 – Gone with a Trace

Season 7, Episode 6 – Deal No Deal

Season 7, Episode 7 – Dangerous Debt

Season 7, Episode 8 – Together Again

Season 7, Episode 1 – The Bad Batch

Season 7, Episode 2 – A Distant Echo

Season 7, Episode 3 – On the Wings of Keeradaks

Season 7, Episode 4 – Unfinished Business

Season 7, Episode 9 – Old Friends Not Forgotten

Season 7, Episode 10 – The Phantom Apprentice

Season 7, Episode 11 – Shattered

Season 7, Episode 12 – Victory & Death

For those interested in a less comprehensive rewatch of the series, check out our ranking of the top 10 episodes of The Clone Wars below:

Top 10 Episodes of The Clone Wars

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