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The Clone Wars – S5E3 : Front Runners

Aired October 13th, 2012


Star Wars: The Clone Wars - Front Runners is the ninety-first episode of the canon television series The Clone Wars, set in the prequel era. It was aired on October 13, 2012, as part of Season 5.



  • TypeAnimated
  • FormatEpisode
  • SeriesThe Clone Wars
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date10/13/2012
  • Season Number#5
  • Episode Number#91
  • CertificationTV-G

Official Synopsis

Supervised by Ahsoka, the Onderon rebels infiltrate the capital and carry out a series of strikes on targets throughout the city. As the Separatist-aligned king comes under increasing pressure to deal with the growing rebellion, the rebels choose a new leader.

Opening Crawl

Episode 3

Jedi form rebel alliance! Led by Anakin Skywalker, the Jedi have trained a band of rebels to fight the Separatists on the planet Onderon. With the help of the Jedi, the rebels escaped capture and infiltrated the heavily fortified city of Iziz.

Now our heroes have launched an armed campaign to subvert the Separatist occupation of the planet. The Jedi Council continue to observe and advise as the rebels strive to gain momentum against the Separatist forces. Despite the absence of civilian casualties, public fear has ensued as reports of the rebels’ daring strikes circulate throughout the city….