Everyone loves trivia about their favorite animated features and series, but with over 100 years of animation history behind us right now, there’s always some new obscure fact to learn. That’s why ComicsAlliance is going deep into the minutiae of your favorite names in cartoons in this continuing video series. You think you know cartoons? Well, here’s a few things you might not know!

This week we're taking a look at Star Wars: The Clone Wars, the Cartoon Network series that follows the adventures of the Jedi as they battled against the Separatists' droid army in the years between Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith. In this episode, you can learn about the history of the show from its development to its predecessors to what happened to the planned stories that never aired.

Show notes:

  • The Genndy Tartakovsky version of the series from 2003 can be found on DVD here.
  • The feature-length Clone Wars movie can be found on DVD and Blu Ray here.
  • If you would like to own the first five seasons of the ongoing Clone Wars series on physical media, you can find that here. Otherwise, single season collections begin here.
  • Season six, aka The Lost Missions, can be found here.

Check out some installments of our other video series below, and let us know which cartoon series you think we should cover next in You Think You Know Cartoons?