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The Clone Wars – S4E5 : Mercy Mission

Aired October 7th, 2011


Star Wars: The Clone Wars - Mercy Mission is the seventy-first episode of the canon television series The Clone Wars, set in the prequel era. It was aired on October 07, 2011, as part of Season 4.



  • TypeAnimated
  • FormatEpisode
  • SeriesThe Clone Wars
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date10/07/2011
  • Season Number#4
  • Episode Number#71
  • CertificationTV-G

Official Synopsis

After groundquakes have devastated the planet Aleen, a Republic relief effort arrives, including the droids R2-D2 and C-3PO. When the native Aleena’s pleas go unheard, it becomes the duty of the droids to embark on a surreal journey through Aleen’s subterranean world to save the planet.

Opening Crawl

Episode 5

Global crisis! The Mid Rim planet of Aleen is devastated by catastrophic earthquakes. As the people struggle, the future of the survivors rests on their ability to rekindle their way of life from the rubble of the past. A Jedi transport, on a mission to block Separatist annexation of the Qiilura system, is waylaid to provide desperately needed humanitarian relief to the people on the surface of Aleen….