It's about time. The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences released their official nominations for the 2013 Daytime Emmy Awards on the first, which includes a massive seven nominations for Star Wars: The Clone Wars.

The Nominations are as follows:

Outstanding Special Class Animated ProgramGeorge Lucas, Cary Silver and Athena Portillo

Outstanding Performer in an Animated ProgramJim Cummings as Hondo Onaka, David Tennant as Huyang and Sam Witwer as Darth Maul

Outstanding Directing in an Animated ProgramDave Filoni, Kyle Dunlevy, Brian Kalin O'Connell, Steward Lee and Bosco Ng

Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction and Composition - Kevin Kiner

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing (Animation) - David Acord and Cameron Davis.

It's great to see that the show has finally got the recognition it deserves.