As a result, when Count Dooku expressed great deference toward the queen caste, the Archduke Poggle the Lesser gladly pledged each one of the planet's underground factories to the Separatists' cause and offered his planet as a meeting place for other Separatist representatives. Casualties As Anakin cried out in pain, Dooku blasted the Jedi aside with a Force push. Meanwhile, Dooku met with the captive Kenobi to try to turn him to his side, even revealing that the events on Naboo years prior had in fact been orchestrated by a Sith Lord named Darth Sidious, and also strongly insinuated that Sidious was one of the high ranking officials of the Republic's government. Would not be surprised to see a nerf on these in the future. Deployment. Help us improve this article by referencing valid resource material. They narrowly escaped their executions, which involved an acklay, a nexu, and a reek. , While back at the Jedi Temple on Coruscant, Masters Kenobi and Windu both expressed their mutual belief that the battle would not have been won without the clones, but Master Yoda retorted at the irony of Obi-Wan's use of the word "victory." They also decided to investigate the Sith Lord that Dooku had mentioned to Obi-Wan Kenobi during the latter's imprisonment, Darth Sidious, in case Dooku was truthful about this revelation. As Kenobi fell back in pain, the Count stayed on him, slashing the Jedi across the leg and bringing him down. Download, share and comment wallpapers you like. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. The Republic's armored AT-TE walkers were strong against the lightly armored spider droids employed by the Separatists, but were vulnerable to the missiles on the Hailfire droids and the intense laser flak projected into the air.[source?] The whine of the droid's capacitor was barely audible, but CT-96/298 leapt from cover and eliminated the Hailfire before it could explode, thus saving the lives of five of his cohorts. These ships were originally intended to appear in the movie's opening space battle, but were ultimately depicted as aircraft. , Skywalker, taking up the second blade, began to unleash of flurry of broad Form IV attacks, briefly taking the Count off his guard. ]Geonosian-trained acklays and nexus3 Anti-orbital cannons1 Trade Federation Tug Kenobi grounded the blast on his lightsaber and calmly stated that he would not withdraw. Separatist Crisis/Clone Wars  Eventually Kenobi, straining to keep up, was pulled into a bladelock. They then used their Nintex fighters to assault the ground forces while they were scattered. However, Count Dooku revealed the Separatist's new secret battle droid army, and a heated battle took place. Delta squad was one of only a handful of Republic Commando squads not to lose any members during the Battle of Geonosis. , The last cannon, however, was housed in a Geonosian base. Styrene sheet was used to fill the empty space created by this removal. A trooper kept Tann updated with Count Dooku's status. Kenobi followed the trail of the toxic dart which ended the life of the assassin while Skywalker escorted the Senator back to Naboo. Dooku then remorsefully signaled the surrounding droids to execute the Jedi. In space, the Republic fleet fought to intercept and destroy the Separatist ships that carried scores of combat droids.[source? ]Thousands of clone troopers4,982 clone commandos3/4 of Theta SquadApproximately 12,000 clones seriously injuredApproximately 8,000 clones lightly woundedMany vehicles During the tour, he met the bounty hunter Jango Fett. Their mission was to secure the Spire council chamber, and wipe out the remaining droids in the area. Count Dooku/Darth TyranusArchduke Poggle the LesserGeneral GrievousGeneral Sev'rance TannGeneral Sun Fac†Captain Cavik Toth† Next  Dooku was able to recover his guard and drive Anakin back. Once the improvements have been completed, you may remove this notice and the page's listing. The Republic's capital ships descended upon Geonosis and began to disgorge squadrons of BTL-B Y-wing starfighters, Low Altitude Assault Transport/infantry gunships, and Low Altitude Assault Transport/carriers ferrying AT-TEs to the surface in heavy numbers. This list led the Rebellion to the "graveyard world" Boz Pity, but the Empire quickly discovered this base and forcedthe Rebellion to abandon Boz Pity as wel… Toth himself fled his flagship in a personal starfighter, and engaged Adi Gallia in single combat. Darth Tyranus brandishing his lightsaber during the Battle of Geonosis. Concurrent Remove this notice when finished. As Yoda drew his own weapon, Dooku leapt into action, unleashing his full Form II mastery against Yoda. 22 BBY (13:5:21) A clone sniper was deployed, and picked off Geonosians and droids alike. The Republic force soon destroyed the droids to prevent the balance of power from swinging. Confederacy of Independent SystemsDark AcolytesOrder of the Sith Lords , As the Separatists and Republic built up their forces, they engaged in harassment tactics. Blowing a Hailfire droid to pieces with his thermal detonators, he then secured the wreckage of a nearby Hardcell-class interstellar transport. The three captives, Skywalker, Amidala and Kenobi managed to avoid the beasts that had been set upon them long enough for Master Windu's 212-Jedi rescue mission team to arrive. and IG-100 MagnaGuards. After having escorted the Aken to the surface of Geonosis, Master Gallia and Siri Tachi led several LAAT/i gunships at their command to deploy troopers near the power plant. His heroic acts had not been in vain, as the two men under his command were rescued. There, twelve Acclamator-class ships were utilized to reinforce the Jedi and engage gathered Separatist forces on Geonosis. As they stared at one another, blades at the ready, Skywalker attacked. Samuel L. Jackson requested George Lucas that his character be given a purple lightsaber because he wanted to be able to find himself in the Geonosis battle scene in Attack of the Clones. Master Ur-Sema Du was one of General Grievous's first Jedi victims.  Briefly breaking off, Dooku quickly reassessed Anakin's strength before quickly attacking, and the duel resumed. In the 2012 young-readers book LEGO Star Wars: Anakin to the Rescue, Kenobi is captured by a trap set by Count Dooku—cookies. This MOC-43041 belongs to Star Wars category and comes with PDF instruction which is easy to build and find the missing pieces. , Cuy'val Dar sergeant Kal Skirata lost nine commandos that he trained in the battle, namely the casualties from Theta Squad, Teroch Squad, and RC-1309's squad. The Jedi then celebrate with a roller coaster. As Dooku turned to regard Skywalker, Kenobi used the Force to retrieve his fallen saber and tossed it to Skywalker. Near the end of the canyon, Tann dueled and defeated three Jedi Knights. After Yoda's inspection of the Republic Clone Army on Kamino, a legion of clone troopers were drafted into the Republic army, and Yoda used the clones to assist the Jedi Strike Team in rescuing Obi-Wan Kenobi, Anakin Skywalker, and Senator Amidala, all of whom had been taken prisoner on Geonosis by Count Dooku. There he discovered that ten years earlier, Jedi Master Sifo-Dyas had placed an order for a clone trooper army. The Jedi Master now ordered the army's artillery to attempt to take down as many of the heavily armored Trade Federation Core Ships as possible, as they each held millions of deadly battle droids, and managed to bring down at least one. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast.  Shortly afterward, the two opposing governments fought the Decimator campaign and the Dark Reaper Crisis. The gunship continued to pursue, deploying Kenobi and Skywalker into the Count's hangar shortly before being destroyed by laser fire. The Republic had planned the attack as a sudden, overwhelming assault that would catch the Separatists off guard and prevent them from gaining further influence.[source?]. , Jedi Grand Master Yoda brought the secret clone trooper army into use, and sent them to Geonosis right behind a Jedi strike force. Meanwhile, Jedi Master Echuu Shen-Jon and a team of other Jedi, including Plo Koon, destroyed several Core Ships and Techno Union vessels. Leaping across the hangar from the corner in which he lay, Skywalker reached the two in time to block the Count's blow. Battle. Also, players can get a chance to shoot down the three Techno Union ships behind the Spire. , As Dooku briefly caught his breath, he noticed the sound of footsteps and the clack of a cane, as well as the characteristic panting. Dooku, affirming his apparent superior power, unleashed a barrage of Force lightning at Yoda. This thread is archived. Nevertheless, the Revenants penetrated the flagship's deflector shields, and the Destroyer's main systems went critical. , By two years after the battle, the Republic had built on Coruscant a memorial listing the names of every clone trooper that died during this first battle. While Skywalker protested that they should not leave Amidala behind, Kenobi persuaded him that they had a mission. , Suddenly, however, an A-DSD advanced dwarf spider droid came through a different doorway, and began firing its cannons at the stranded squad. Gallia confirmed her mission was successful, and Windu informed her that the battle was over, although Dooku escaped and Skywalker had been wounded. The two engaged in a flurry of swordplay, seemingly equally matched. At least one, the Lodestar, was still active … Gallia then volunteered to be his personal "Jedi advisor. , Also around this time, the Acclamator-class assault ship Aken was traveling to Geonosis through its asteroid belt.  Jedi Master Mace Windu, who was fighting on the ground, made his way to a LAAT/i and used it to destroy several Hardcell-class interstellar transports before landing and defending in a TX-130 Saber-class fighter tank SPHA guns bringing down Core Ships. , The explosion of Toth's flagship was seen from the surface. Windu raced off to find the Grand Master but was intercepted by a trio of Dooku's Sith Acolytes piloting Enforcer hovertanks. His ship barely avoided a homing torpedo, and he landed on the surface. Their army landed in twelve Acclamator-class assault ships, off-loading infantry, armored vehicles, artillery, and air support. Kenobi promptly charged at Dooku and attacked, but Dooku quickly deflected Kenobi's initial attack and his subsequent jab. A scene where Plo Koon and Ki-Adi-Mundi raid a Lucrehulk-class Droid Control Ship was originally going to be included, but did not appear in the final cut. Battle of Geonosis Wallpaper. , After the rescue of the Jedi, the droid and clone armies engaged one another in a complex series of engagements on a number of different fronts. The First Battle of Geonosis continued the Star Wars saga's tradition of huge battles in the 2002 film Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones. After the plant was detonated by the clones, Adi Gallia and Siri Tachi took to space to prevent Separatist transports from escaping. Despite his wisely shown restraint against Dooku, Kenobi, fatigued by the battle, wielding an unfamiliar lightsaber, and outmatched by Dooku's skills, was defeated. In the arena battle, one of the Jedi in the strike team can be seen using a blue and a green lightsaber. Amidala and Skywalker ride the Reek, while Fett fights Windu. Another reason they lost is that despite the fact Sev'rance Tann and General Grievous, arguably the Droid Army's most brilliant commanders, were present, they were not given command of the army, and were instead placed in support positions. , In response to Kenobi's report about the Separatists' conspiracy, the Galactic Senate, at the suggestion of Representative Jar Jar Binks, granted Supreme Chancellor Palpatine "emergency powers" to deal with the crisis. , It was during the heated battle that followed that bounty hunter Jango Fett attempted to fight and kill the legendary Korun Jedi Master, Mace Windu. The Jedi team then set off to pursue Count Dooku. The Republic Senate planned to meet that year to discuss the Military Creation Act. However, the Republic's crucial use of aerial bombardment of the Separatists' fighter craft allowed the Republic's gunships to have air superiority throughout much of the battle, giving the clone forces a crucial advantage. The LAAT/c is a one-manned ship. The Warlords soon pledged their forces to the New Confederacy on Geonosis and charged the New Republic for acts of political corruption. , A LAAT/i gunship deployed the four members of Delta Squad into a canyon relatively close the Core Ship access way. The clone engineer was then ordered to the recently-deployed AT-TE. , The day of the vote, Senator Padmé Amidala of Naboo arrived on Coruscant to vote against the Act, but faced an assassination attempt. Geonosis, referred to as Geonosia by some natives, was the desert home planet of the Geonosians. The First Battle of Geonosis continued the Star Wars saga's tradition of huge battles in the 2002 film Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones. quickdraw101. And although the clone troopers were vastly outnumbered by droids, the droids were heavily exposed to attacks from the air by Republic gunships. Geonosian members of Sollas Vikkal's squad.. During the course of the engagement, two Spider Droids arrived on the battlefield.  Gaba-18 airspeeders provided reconnaissance. The Third Battle of Geonosis occured sometime during the later stages of the Clone Wars in 20 BBY. Yoda and Kenobi corner the Count, but he distracts Kenobi with more cookies and escapes. , During the battle, a portion of the 501st Legion engaged in combat. Fortunately, Loyalist aid arrived in the form of Nym and the Lok Revenants with three G-400 starfighters and Nym's Havoc soon joined by three Mere cruisers capable of taking down Toth's capital ships. Dooku quickly seized the offensive, the precision bladework of his Makashi style wearing away at Kenobi's Form III defense. The Republic gunships were instrumental in clearing away the Hailfire droids and allowing the AT-TEs to establish superiority on the battlefield, although the Hailfires were able to shoot down a number of LAATs, and a few were destroyed by lucky shots from laser emplacements. At one point in the arena battle, Ki-Adi-Mundi can be seen wielding a green lightsaber, unlike his customary blue lightsaber. 215 JediGeonosis strike teamGrand Master YodaJedi Master Obi-Wan KenobiPadawan Anakin Skywalker1 Republic SenatorPadmé Amidala192,000 clone troopers127th Gunship Wing327th CorpsHawkbat BattalionK Company416th Star Corps501st LegionClone jet troopersClone snipersClone heavy troopersRepublic Strategic Command10,000 clone commandosAiwha-3 SquadBravo SquadDelta SquadGamma SquadTheta SquadNull-class Advanced Recon CommandosEWHB-12 heavy repeating blastersE-Web heavy repeating blasters74-Z speeder bikesGaba-18 airspeeders5 TX-130 Saber-class fighter tanks3 Republic Troop Transports2,160 AT-TE walkers23X71EClone Scout WalkersHeavy Clone Personal Walkers10 GAR Energy Pummels100 SPHA-T artillery units1,600 LAAT/i gunshipsHarken400 LAAT/c gunshipsAethersprite-class light interceptorsV-19 Torrent starfighter prototypesSharp SpiralGunship BombersAA-9 Coruscant freightersRepublic Starships20 Acclamator-class assault ships (12 on battlefield)AkenImplacableMajesticProsecutor3 Mere cruisersTritus3 G-400 starfightersHavoc Windu was able to defeat the trio. 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