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The Clone Wars – S1E12 : The Gungan General

Aired January 9th, 2009


Star Wars: The Clone Wars - The Gungan General is the twelfth episode of the canon television series The Clone Wars, set in the prequel era. It was aired on January 09, 2009, as part of Season 1.



  • TypeAnimated
  • FormatEpisode
  • SeriesThe Clone Wars
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date01/09/2009
  • Season Number#1
  • Episode Number#12
  • CertificationTV-G

Official Synopsis

While negotiating Count Dooku’s ransom, Anakin and Obi-Wan are taken prisoner. The Jedi and Sith form an unlikely alliance in a bid to escape, with Jar Jar Binks as their only hope.

Opening Crawl

Episode 12

Dooku held for ransom! After escaping capture by Jedi Knights Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi, the villainous Count Dooku fell into the clutches of pirates led by the brigand Hondo Ohnaka. Eager to get custody of Dooku, the Republic agreed to pay Hondo a hefty sum in exchange for the Sith Lord.

But Anakin and Obi-Wan had not counted on the treacherous cunning of Ohnaka and his band….