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The Clone Wars – S3E5 : Corruption

Aired October 8th, 2010


Star Wars: The Clone Wars - Corruption is the forty-ninth episode of the canon television series The Clone Wars, set in the prequel era. It was aired on October 08, 2010, as part of Season 3.



  • TypeAnimated
  • FormatEpisode
  • SeriesThe Clone Wars
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date10/08/2010
  • Season Number#3
  • Episode Number#49
  • CertificationTV-G

Official Synopsis

Padmé, on a diplomatic mission to Mandalore, guarantees the pacifist planet the Republic’s full protection, but she and Duchess Satine soon find something sinister lurking beneath the planet’s serene facade. Moogan smugglers have been sneaking in supplies, including bottled tea destined for the Mandalorian schools. To increase their profits, they have been diluting the tea with a hazardous chemical.

Opening Crawl

Episode 5

Desperate times on Mandalore! Having won neutrality for the Mandalorian system, Duchess Satine now finds herself an outsider with very little aid to her people. Supplies are hard to come by, except on the black market.

As a result, the Duchess faces a world consumed by greed. Hoping to alleviate some of the tension rising in the capital city of Sundari, Satine has called upon her friend Padmé Amidala to make a diplomatic visit….