There were a lot of Star Wars: The Clone Wars fans left hanging when the series was suddenly yanked from Cartoon Network amidst all the changes that went along with Disney buying Lucasfilm. Now fans will get the chance to see all the un-aired episodes of the last season as well as some of the other bits and pieces left over on Netflix.
The powers that be are calling these episodes The Lost Missions and will begin streaming them to the public on March 7th. Along with these 13 never before seen episodes Netflix will also have available for viewing the director’s cuts for seasons 1-5 and the feature-length film.
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Here’s the official Netflix press release:
The Galactic Republic, Disney/ABC Television Group, Lucasfilm and Netflix Inc. today announced the highly anticipated debut of the sixth and final season of the Emmy® Award-winning series Star Wars: The Clone Wars exclusively to Netflix members in the U.S. and Canada on Friday, March 7. Accompanying the 13-episode new season dubbed The Lost Missions will be the entire Star Wars: The Clone Wars saga, which includes several directors cut episodes never seen on TV as well as the feature film. This multi-year agreement also makes Netflix the exclusive subscription service for the entire Star Wars: The Clone Wars series.
In these eagerly anticipated episodes of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, some of the deepest mysteries of the conflict between the light and the dark sides of the Force are revealed. An intrepid clone trooper discovers a shocking secret, Anakin Skywalkers closest relationship is tested to its limits and what Master Yoda discovers while investigating the disappearance of a Jedi could forever change the balance of power in the galaxy. Fans will not only be able to watch the thrilling finale, theyll be able to see more of The Clone Wars than ever before as Netflix will also stream the directors cut of seasons 1-5.
Via: Bleeding Cool