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The Clone Wars – S5E8 : Bound for Rescue

Aired November 17th, 2012


Star Wars: The Clone Wars - Bound for Rescue is the ninety-sixth episode of the canon television series The Clone Wars, set in the prequel era. It was aired on November 17, 2012, as part of Season 5.



  • TypeAnimated
  • FormatEpisode
  • SeriesThe Clone Wars
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date11/17/2012
  • Season Number#5
  • Episode Number#96
  • CertificationTV-G

Official Synopsis

With Ahsoka captured by Hondo’s pirates, the younglings work together to infiltrate the pirates’ den, using their wits and courage to deceive Hondo Ohnaka and launch a daring rescue.

Opening Crawl

Episode 8

Piracy in deep space! Infamous outlaw Hondo Ohnaka attacks a Jedi transport bearng six younglings who just received their lightsaber crystals. So rare are these crystals, that Hondo knows he can sell them on the black market for a small fortune. In a desperate attempt to save the younglings, Ahsoka Tano is captured by Hondo and his pirate horde. Now, with a damaged ship, the younglings are stranded and alone….