Recap / Star Wars: The Clone Wars S5E14 "Eminence"

Maul and Opress conquer Death Watch, the Black Sun, the Pyke Syndicate, and the Hutts in order to rule the criminal underworld of the galaxy.

This episode provide examples of:

  • Creator Cameo: Dave Filoni, the shows supervising director, voices one of the Black Sun Council members who gets beheaded by Savage Opress for refusing to co-operate with Darth Maul.
  • Off with His Head!: The Black Sun Council by Savage Opress when they refused to help Maul.
  • Villain Team-Up: Darth Maul and Savage Opress work along side Death Watch for their plans on Mandalore.
  • Would Hit a Girl: Two examples in this episode, both involving Darth Maul.
    • Darth Maul chokes Bo-Katan (but doesn't kill her) to make a point about doubt leading to failure.
    • Darth Maul nearly kills Sugi on Nal Hutta with both his lightsaber and hand-hand combat.