The Clone Wars were the main conflict of the prequel trilogy and the television series Star Wars: The Clone Wars, fought between the Confederacy of Independent Systems and the Jedi/Galactic Republic. It was first mentioned as a historical conflict in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, before finally being introduced in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones. The war's end was shown in Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, leading into the fall of the Jedi and the Republic. After the completion of the prequel trilogy, Star Wars: The Clone Wars shed light on the war in the three year gap between Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith.
Official canon appearancesEdit
- Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones (First canon appearance)
- Star Wars: The Clone Wars
- Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith
- Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope (First mentioned)