The Clone Wars
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The second season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, subtitled Rise of the Bounty Hunters, consists of twenty-two episodes. It debuted with "Holocron Heist" and "Cargo of Doom" on October 2, 2009 on Cartoon Network, and concluded with "R2 Come Home" and "Lethal Trackdown" on April 30, 2010.


As the fight for peace plunges further into the galaxy, the heroic Jedi are faced with all new dangers! Never-before-seen creatures pose new threats and create further chaos during the intensifying Clone Wars. Adding to the turmoil, bounty hunter Cad Bane steals valuable Jedi secrets, a mind-controlling queen creates an indestructible army, the giant Zillo Beast terrorizes Coruscant, and a young Boba Fett seeks out revenge!


The second season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars debuted with a one-hour special consisting of "Holocron Heist" and "Cargo of Doom" on October 2, 2009 on Cartoon Network, followed by weekly airings occurring on Fridays. "Landing at Point Rain" aired as a special presentation on November 4, 2009, a Wednesday, before re-airing at its regular time on November 6, 2009. It went on mid-season break after "Brain Invaders" on December 4, 2009.

The season returned with a one-hour special consisting of "Grievous Intrigue" and "The Deserter" on January 1, 2010. It concluded with a final one-hour special consisting of "R2 Come Home" and "Lethal Trackdown" on April 30, 2010.


Magic of the Holocron

Arc 1 | October 2, 2009 - October 9, 2009
2.01: "Holocron Heist"
2.02: "Cargo of Doom"
2.03: "Children of the Force"

Return to Geonosis

Arc 2 | October 16, 2009 - December 4, 2009
2.04: "Senate Spy"
2.05: "Landing at Point Rain"
2.06: "Weapons Factory"
2.07: "Legacy of Terror"
2.08: "Brain Invaders"

S2 E9

Arc 3 | January 1, 2010
2.09: "Grievous Intrigue"
2.10: "The Deserter"

Creating Mandalore

Arc 4 | January 29, 2010 - February 12, 2010
2.12: "The Mandalore Plot"
2.13: "Voyage of Temptation"
2.14: "Duchess of Mandalore"

Attack of the Zillo Beast

Arc 5 | April 9, 2010 - April 16, 2010
2.18: "The Zillo Beast"
2.19: "The Zillo Beast Strikes Back"

S2 E20

Arc 6 | April 23, 2010 - April 30, 2010
2.20: "Death Trap"
2.21: "R2 Come Home"
2.22: "Lethal Trackdown"


S2 E1

2.01 | October 2, 2009
Cad Bane infiltrates the Jedi Temple and attempts steal an ancient Jedi Holocron. It's up to Ahsoka, Anakin and Obi-Wan to stop the bounty hunter from escaping with the valuable Jedi artifact.

S2 E2

2.02 | October 2, 2009
Anakin and Ahsoka intercept Cad Bane's warship, hoping to recover the stolen Jedi Holocron, but the Jedi underestimate the bounty hunter's cunning tactics.

S2 E3

2.03 | October 9, 2009
Darth Sidious has a new dark assignment: kidnap Force-sensitive children from across the galaxy and bring them to Mustafar.

S2 E4

2.04 | October 16, 2009
At the Jedi Council's request, Padmé investigates a Separatist conspiracy in the Senate.

S2 E5

2.05 | November 4, 2009
Anakin, Ahsoka and Ki-Adi-Mundi lead a landing party to destroy a droid factory on Geonosis.

S2 E6

2.06 | November 13, 2009
Luminara and Anakin act as decoys to divert new enemy super tanks, while Padawans Barriss Offee and Ahsoka attempt to destroy a Separatist droid factory.

S2 E7

2.07 | November 20, 2009
When Luminara goes missing, Obi-Wan and Ki-Adi-Mundi lead a platoon of clones in search of her. When the search leads to a mysterious lair, the Jedi are faced with a horde of undead warriors.

S2 E8

2.08 | December 4, 2009
When Geonosian brain worms take control of their supply ship, Ahsoka and Barriss must battle to stop the vessel from unleashing the deadly plague upon the galaxy.

S2 E9

2.09 | January 1, 2010
A Jedi Master is taken hostage and tortured by General Grievous. Anakin, Obi-Wan and Adi Gallia devise a daring rescue plan, but they soon realize the General has a plan of his own.

S2 E10

2.10 | January 1, 2010
While searching for General Grievous on a distant planet, Rex encounters a deserter.

S2 E11

2.11 | January 22, 2010
When a wily pickpocket steals Ahsoka's lightsaber, she enlists the help of an ancient Jedi to track down her weapon and reclaim her honor.

S2 E12

2.12 | January 29, 2010
While investigating rumors of conspiracy surrounding Duchess Satine of Mandalore, Obi-Wan uncovers the truth about a mysterious Mandalorian plot.

S2 E13

2.13 | February 5, 2010
As the Jedi and their clones defend Duchess Satine from assassination attempts, Anakin discovers that Obi-Wan and the Duchess have a history together.

S2 E14

2.14 | February 12, 2010
On Coruscant, word reaches Duchess Satine that Death Watch is mobilizing, sparking a pre-emptive Republic invasion. On the run from Republic authorities, Satine and Obi-Wan set off to discover the group's true motives.

S2 E15

2.15 | March 19, 2010
When Senator Onaconda Farr dies under suspicious circumstances, Padmé sets out to find the person responsible for the death of her favorite "uncle."

S2 E16

2.16 | March 26, 2010
Obi-Wan and Anakin must deliver supplies to Christophsis while the planet is under Separatist control. They encounter Separatist Commander Admiral Trench and get more than they bargained for.

S2 E17

2.17 | April 2, 2010
Anakin, Obi-Wan and Ahsoka form an uneasy partnership with four deadly bounty hunters to help protect a local spice farmer from Hondo Ohnaka and his band of pirates.

S2 E18

2.18 | April 9, 2010
The Republic's new super-weapon awakens the fearsome Zillo Beast of Malastare. Now the Jedi have a new problem on their hands -- how to contain the deadly creature.

S2 E19

2.19 | April 16, 2010
Republic forces bring the Zillo Beast back to Coruscant for study. When it escapes, the Jedi must choose between saving millions of lives and destroying the Zillo Beast, the last of its kind.

S2 E20

2.20 | April 23, 2010
A young boy wages war against the Jedi Knights who left him orphaned, bitter and alone.

S2 E21

2.21 | April 30, 2010
When a band of bounty hunters leads Anakin and Mace into a deadly trap on Vanqor, it's up to R2-D2 to battle his way back to Coruscant and warn the Jedi.

S2 E22

2.22 | April 30, 2010
After combing the Coruscant underworld for a young fugitive, Plo Koon and Ahsoka pursue him to Florrum for a climactic confrontation.





Created and Executive Produced by

Executive Producer

Supervising Director

Produced by

Directed by

Written by

Supervising Writer

  • Drew Z. Greenberg
    (15 episodes)
  • Scott Murphy
    ("Cargo of Doom")

Series Writer

  • Henry Gilroy
    (3 episodes)

Staff Writer

  • Brian Larsen
    (16 episodes)
  • Scott Murphy
    (2 episodes)

Score by

Original Star Wars Themes and Score by

Media release[]

Main article: Star Wars: The Clone Wars The Complete Season Two

Star Wars: The Clone Wars The Complete Season Two is a three-disc Blu-ray/four-disc DVD box set released on October 26, 2010. It includes:

  • 22 action-packed episodes
  • 4 behind-the-scenes featurettes with director and crew interviews
  • Exclusive 68-page production journal with original sketches and artist notes
  • Jedi Temple Archives: An extensive database of early test animation, concept art & 3-D turnarounds