Lego Star Wars III: The Clone Wars is a science fiction game set in the Star Wars universe using LEGO models. Gameplay focuses on combat, platforming, and using environmental manipulation to complete levels. It also includes real-time strategy segments and vehicular combat. Players may take the role of multiple characters featured in The Clone Wars animated series, as well as several characters from the Star Wars saga, to fight against the Separatists and their allies. Lego Star Wars III: The Clone Wars also allows players to switch between two concurrent stories in different areas during gameplay.