The Clone Wars ( 22- 19 BBY), occasionally referred to as the Clone War or the Separatist War, was the name given to the major, three- year galactic war between the Galactic Republic and the Confederacy of Independent Systems. The war is named after the clone troopers used by the Republic against.
The Clone Wars, occasionally referred to in the singular as the Clone War, are conflicts in the Star Wars franchise by George Lucas. Though mentioned briefly in the first Star Wars film ( 1977), the conflicts themselves are not depicted until Attack of the Clones ( ) and Revenge of the Sith ( ).
The Clone Wars are also the setting for three eponymous projects: a 2D animated cartoon (.