Star Wars: Clone Wars is an Emmy Award and Annie Award-winning American animated television series set in the Star Wars galaxy. The series chronicles the Clone Wars between the Galactic Republic under Chancellor Palpatine, and the Confederacy of Independent Systems under Count Dooku.
Chronologically, the series takes place during the three-year time period between the films Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith. The series was produced by Cartoon Network Studios in association with Lucasfilm Ltd., and aired both online and on Cartoon Network in 25 chapters from 2003 to 2005. A 3D CGI sequel series titled Star Wars: The Clone Wars debuted on Cartoon Network in 2008.
It was ranked 21 on IGN's Top 100 Animated Series list. Entertainment Weekly ranked the series 20th out of 25 of the best science-fiction films or television of the past 25 years (1982-2007).