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Secrets of The Clone Wars Revealed in Star Wars Insider #140

The season finale of Star Wars: The Clone Wars Season Five featured betrayals, a shocking ending, and raised major questions; Star Wars Insider #140 answers those questions and sheds light on the making of the classic episode, delves into its twists and turns, and much more.

In an epic feature, supervising director of Star Wars: The Clone Wars Dave Filoni talks to Star Wars Insider about Barriss Offee and gives details on Tim Curry as the new voice of Palpatine, the fate of Ahsoka, and the heart-stopping drama during the closing moments of the finale. But readers beware -- this article contains major spoilers if you have not seen the final episode.

Also included in Star Wars Insider #140 is a chat with LEGO Star Wars TV special writer Michael Price, an excerpt from the opening chapter of the new book Star Wars: Dawn of the Jedi -- Into the Void and an exclusive interview with author Tim Lebbon, and an in-depth profile on the man behind the Star Wars newspaper strips, Russ Manning. In addition, Harrison Ellenshaw, the renowned matte painter, discusses his work on Star Wars and The Empire Strikes Back.

Gearing up for its 30th anniversary, this issue also includes unseen and rescanned images from Return of the Jedi, fresh from the Lucasfilm Archives.

All this, plus much more in issue #140 of Star Wars Insider, available now in the US in print and digital newsstands and March 21 in the UK (as issue #116). Visit for more on Star Wars Insider!