Coming off of the record-setting first season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Cartoon Network announced today it will premiere Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Decoded, a full slate of 22 enhanced episodes from season one of the CG-animated series from creator George Lucas and Lucasfilm Animation.Â Using text windows to provide in-the-moment insights into all aspects of the sweeping galactic conflictâ€”from trivia to background on characters and storylinesâ€”Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Decoded enhances each episode with exclusive content created by the Lucasfilm Animation talent responsible for the show itself.
Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Decoded is Cartoon Networkâ€™s first-ever season-long commitment to enhancing the content of existing series episodes. Offering a new twist on the beloved series and serving as an unprecedented primer for faithful fans as well as new viewers, Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Decoded premieres Friday, May 1, at 9 p.m. ET/PT only on Cartoon Network. This full season of enhanced episodes will continue each Friday at 9 p.m. ET/PT, the regular time slot for Star Wars: The Clone Wars, leading up to the fall 2009 premiere of season two.
Star Wars: The Clone Wars has emerged as the preeminent sci-fi series on television, combining the expansive scope of the Star Wars Saga with exciting weekly adventures.Â Ranking #1 on all televisionâ€”broadcast and cableâ€”with the key demo of boys 6-11, Star Wars: The Clone Wars is a thrilling, weekly 30-minute â€œmini-movieâ€ created by the talented artists at Lucasfilm Animation.
On the front lines of an intergalactic struggle between good and evil, fans young and old join favorite characters such as Anakin Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi and PadmÃ© Amidala, along with brand new heroes like Anakinâ€™s padawan learner, Ahsoka. Sinister villainsâ€”led by Count Dooku and General Grievousâ€”are poised to take over the galaxy.Â Stakes are high, and the fate of the Star Wars universe rests in the hands of the daring Jedi Knights and their brave clone troops.Â Star Wars: The Clone Wars continues the tradition of thrilling stories and astonishing visuals that have always been the hallmark of the Star Wars Saga.