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The Clone Wars – S1E17 : Blue Shadow Virus

Aired February 13th, 2009


Star Wars: The Clone Wars - Blue Shadow Virus is the seventeenth episode of the canon television series The Clone Wars, set in the prequel era. It was aired on February 13, 2009, as part of Season 1.



  • TypeAnimated
  • FormatEpisode
  • SeriesThe Clone Wars
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date02/13/2009
  • Season Number#1
  • Episode Number#17
  • CertificationTV-G

Official Synopsis

Padmé and Jar Jar are captured while searching for a secret Separatist bio-weapons lab, sparking Anakin, Obi-Wan and Ahsoka to try and save their friends and halt the release of a deadly virus.

Opening Crawl

Episode 17

Battle droids on Naboo! As the Separatist rebellion rages through the galaxy, even peaceful planets are threatened. Following the discovery of Separatist droids wandering the grassy wasteland, Naboo is once again on high alert. Fearing their home is facing another invasion, Senator Amidala and Representative Binks race to Naboo to assess the situation. Meanwhile, near the Gungan swamplands, an even graver threat is about to be discovered….