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TCW Episode The Clone Wars - Episode 5.5 - Tipping Points - discussion thread

Discussion in 'Star Wars TV' started by Seerow, Oct 24, 2012.

  1. Seerow Manager Emeritus

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    Episode 5.5!! Tipping Points
    The explosive conclusion!


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    "Disobedience is a demand for change"


    As a full-scale revolt embroils Onderon, the rebels strike a decisive blow against the planet's Separatist-aligned king. Unfortunately for the rebels, such victory comes at a high price.

    http://www.starwars.com/explore/the-clone-wars/ep505/#!/about

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  2. Deputy Rick Grimes Jedi Grand Master

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    Won't be able to watch this episode till after it gets uploaded online or next Friday, November 3rd at 8 PM along with The Gathering right after
  3. Seerow Manager Emeritus

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    My niece would love this episode's fortune cookie. I can just picture it now when she is on the Toys R Us floor throwing a tantrum for a new Bratz doll.
    Last edited by Seerow, Oct 24, 2012
  4. TheVortex3 Jedi Youngling

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    This episode looks great I will be happy to see Hondo in a episode again. So how do you all think this episode will be?
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  5. Asharak Jedi Master

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    The episode guide strongly hints that Saw might die, though I’m thinking Steela is likely to be the one that is killed.
    I think this episode will be what decides how this quadrilogy is looked upon in the future. The episode itself will probably be amazing, but it will be interesting to see if it justifies a three episode lead in. Looking forward to the seps new battleships, they look amazing.
    Last edited by Asharak, Oct 25, 2012
  6. DM99 Jedi Padawan

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    Sep 26, 2012
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    You think?

    I think saw will die because he is "the batman" of this arc. The Hero. Steela will be propably queen and offer Lux to be the new senator. But i think Bonteri will refuse and run away with the Togruta. Like the ending of "The Graduate" Movie. :)
  7. Dan_Grievous_Tikkes_Fan Jedi Master

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    I can not wait for this week's episode but my issue is that TCW spent so much time on stupid stuff and the crew has crammed all the epic stuff in this one episode.

    I hope it is not rushed!
    Last edited by Dan_Grievous_Tikkes_Fan, Oct 25, 2012
  8. DM99 Jedi Padawan

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    its 100% rushed. you can be sure about that.

    is it even logical that Hondo in the middle of his own destroyed empire, throwing everything aside and run to save Ahsoka? i dont buy that. The writing of this arc is awefull. Without the great animation this episodes would be totaly dull.
  9. LordMortis315 Jedi Knight

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    Sep 2, 2012
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    I guess it'll depend on what you mean by rushed.
  10. TheVortex3 Jedi Youngling

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    I'm sure if the republic pays Hondo a lot of credits he will go and run to save Ahsoka.
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  11. DM99 Jedi Padawan

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    Is it just the money? [face_batting]
  12. KenobiSkywalker Jedi Master

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  13. Darth_Zandalor Jedi Master

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    Steela's going to die. Nothing gets between Ahsoka and her slave.
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  14. Garth Maul Manager Emeritus

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    Steela tragically dies, Saw learns some life lesson

    Or vice-versa.
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  15. TheAdmiral Jedi Master

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    Maybe Lux will die causing turmoil in Ahsoka's mind...
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  16. DM99 Jedi Padawan

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    [IMG]
  17. TheVortex3 Jedi Youngling

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    Yeah since i'm pretty sure that Hondo would not get involved in that fight unless it was for the money.
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  18. DM99 Jedi Padawan

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    i dont get why Ahsoka is asking him in the preview, if they was paid for or not. If somebody delivers me weapons in a hot combatzone and saves my ass, than i would say "Hell yeah gimme your blackmarket weapons now!!!"
    Last edited by DM99, Oct 25, 2012
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  19. Deputy Rick Grimes Jedi Grand Master

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    It will be great
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  20. Deputy Rick Grimes Jedi Grand Master

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    Who do you guys think will come with Hondo? the Weequay Pirates or the 501st? ( like only Fives, Rex, Jesse, etc... ) or will Hondo come by himself
  21. TheVortex3 Jedi Youngling

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    I imagine that the Weequay pirates will go with him.
  22. Senator Kelberry Jedi Master

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    I want to know what they'd pay him with. I get the impression both from him, Episode 1, and in general, that republic credits are the most worthless currency in the galaxy.
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  23. Heero_Yuy Jedi Grand Master

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    That is sick and perverted stuff, sir and I shall not stand for it!

    If you swapped Lux out with Barriss on the other hand...
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  24. SithStarSlayer Manager Emeritus

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    Oct 23, 2003
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    Agreed.

    For a minute there, I thought Ric Olie had been her master at some point...
    Dumbest line of the season, so far... and it hasn't even aired yet.
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  25. DM99 Jedi Padawan

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    i think that picture is the escape pod from carlacc episode. LOL

    Lux knew what would happen and fled. [face_laugh]