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The Clone Wars – S1E2 : Rising Malevolence

Aired October 3rd, 2008


Star Wars: The Clone Wars - Rising Malevolence is the second episode of the canon television series The Clone Wars, set in the prequel era. It was aired on October 03, 2008, as part of Season 1.



  • TypeAnimated
  • FormatEpisode
  • SeriesThe Clone Wars
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date10/03/2008
  • Season Number#1
  • Episode Number#2
  • CertificationTV-G

Official Synopsis

Creating panic throughout the galaxy, a devastating Separatist mystery weapon terrorizes the clone starfleet. Anakin and Ahsoka race to save Jedi Master Plo Koon and his clone troopers in time. Jedi Master Plo Koon and his squad barely survive an attack from a mysterious Separatist warship called the Malevolence. Can they stay alive long enough for Anakin and Ahsoka to find them?

Opening Crawl

Episode 2

The clone star fleet is under siege! Dozens of Republic warships have been destroyed in merciless surprise attacks that leave no survivors. Rumors spread of a terrible new Separatist weapon.

In the face of growing fear, the Jedi Council sends Master Plo Koon to hunt down the menace before it strikes again….