From what I have seen I generally prefer The Clone Wars to the previous Clone Wars multimedia project. Star Wars is originally a film franchise, and television is a natural extension from film when talented people are involved. The original Clone Wars EU is too hit or miss for me to get up in arms. I'll gladly lose the faux intellectualism of Dark Rendezvous or the terrible of Jedi Trial. 16). The bits and pieces I've seen would lead me to buy the RiffTrax version.