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The Jedi Crash is an event in the Star Wars universe depicted in the animated television series "Star Wars: The Clone Wars." It occurs during the Battle of Bothawui, which took place in 22 BBY during The Clone Wars. The event transpires in the Season One episode titled "Jedi Crash" and is centered around Jedi Master Anakin Skywalker, his Padawan Ahsoka Tano, and Jedi Master Aayla Secura.
The story begins with Anakin Skywalker and Ahsoka Tano rescuing Jedi Master Aayla Secura and her forces after their ship was severely damaged by the Separatists in battle. The rescue mission becomes complicated when Anakin's ship, the Defiant, also takes damage while trying to flee the battlefield.
Following an intense space battle, Anakin, Ahsoka, Aayla, and a contingent of clone troopers, led by Captain Rex and Commander Bly, decide to abandon the heavily damaged Defiant. They board an escape pod and eject from the burning ship, making their way through the atmosphere of the nearby planet Maridun.
Upon reaching the planet's surface, the group crashes into a vast grassland, resulting in the Jedi Crash. After the harrowing ordeal, Anakin is left gravely injured, necessitating a proper medical treatment to save his life. Together, Ahsoka, Aayla, and the clones set out on a journey across Maridun to find help.
The group encounters the native Lurmen, a pacifist species who initially resist the idea of providing aid due to concerns about the violence of war reaching their village. However, Ahsoka and Aayla manage to persuade the Lurmen leader, Tee Watt Kaa, to provide medical assistance to Anakin after convincing him of their peaceful intentions.
While Anakin recovers, the Jedi and their allies soon discover that Separatist General Lok Durd has established a secret base on the planet. Lok Durd has developed a new weapon called a Defoliator, which he plans to test on the Lurmen village. As Jedi and their comrades work together to defend the village and thwart the Separatists' nefarious plans, they learn valuable lessons about the nature of trust, violence, and protecting the innocent.
the Jedi Crash is a pivotal event in the Star Wars: The Clone Wars series that sees Anakin, Ahsoka, and Aayla Secura facing both personal and external challenges. As they work to defend the Lurmen village from destruction at the hands of the Separatists, they are also tested in their own beliefs and must reconcile their role as warriors with the ideals of the peaceful Lurmen.
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22. - (22 BBY) Clone Wars S1E11 / General Grevious - Age of Resitance Comic