- "The young are often underestimated."
- ―Jedi Fortune Cookie
"A Test of Strength" is the seventh episode of the fifth season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars. It is the ninety-fifth episode of the series overall. It was released on November 10, 2012 on Cartoon Network.
As the younglings return from Ilum with Ahsoka, their ship comes under attack by Hondo's gang of pirates. The children must use ingenious and improvised traps to thwart the brigands.
A band of younglings (Byph, Ganodi, Zatt, Petro, Katooni, Gungi) travel back to the planet Coruscant along with padawan Ahsoka Tano, and an Architect droid by the name of Huyang after finding their lightsaber chrystals through the force. Their ship however gets ambushed enroute by Hondo Ohnaka's pirate gang, and Ahsoka later gets taken hostage by the raiders.
Created and Executive Produced by
Original Star Wars Themes and Score by
- Grievous (Mentioned only)
- Huyang (First appearance)
- Obi-Wan Kenobi (Mentioned only)
- Hondo Ohnaka
- Ahsoka Tano
- Unidentified Ishi Tib Pirate (First appearance)
- Yoda (Appears in flashback(s))
Behind the Scenes
"A Test of Strength" is the second episode in a four-part story arc, which was titled "Young Jedi" and previewed as an 80-minute feature at Celebration VI in August of 2012 to family viewers. It replaced "The Rise of Clovis" as the seventh episode in Season Five.