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The Clone Wars – S2E19 : The Zillo Beast Strikes Back

Aired April 16th, 2010


Star Wars: The Clone Wars - The Zillo Beast Strikes Back is the forty-first episode of the canon television series The Clone Wars, set in the prequel era. It was aired on April 16, 2010, as part of Season 2.



  • TypeAnimated
  • FormatEpisode
  • SeriesThe Clone Wars
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date04/16/2010
  • Season Number#2
  • Episode Number#41
  • CertificationTV-G

Official Synopsis

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.

Opening Crawl

Episode 19

A calculated risk! Following a costly victory on the planet Malastare, Chancellor Palpatine orders Jedi Knights Mace Windu and Anakin Skywalker to transport a fearsome Zillo Beast captured during the battle back to Coruscant.

After seeing that not even a lightsaber could harm the beast, Chancellor Palpatine hopes to unlock the secret of its invulnerability to create new armor for the Republic’s clone troopers. Tensions run high as the most dangerous life form in the galaxy touches down on the Republic’s most populous planet….