It’s a Video Montage!!!!

It’s Throwback Thursday all YouTube montage style with a Blast from ECG past!!! Harkening back near the dawn of the 21st and one half century!!! Hear that hissing sound? It’s dial up. Also try not to pass out from the hair gel fumes.

Squires

So we’ve been putting the spotlight on different cosplayers and organizations as of late. But we would be negligent if we did not stop at least once to Pay It Forward to one of the most essential groups in the 501st Legion: Squires. Actually a myriad of terms get thrown about: squires, spotters, support crew…

May the Fourth and Revenge of the Fifth

“For my ally is the Force, and a powerful ally it is. Life creates it, makes it grow. Its energy surrounds us and binds us. Luminous beings are we, not this crude matter. You must feel the Force around you; here, between you, me, the tree, the rock, everywhere, yes.” Why do we celebrate May…

Free Comic Book Day

Today is Free Comic Book Day! According to Wikipedia, Free Comic Book Day is: “…an annual promotional effort on the first Saturday of May by the North American comic book industry to help bring new readers into independent comic book stores…Free Comic Book Day started in 2002 and is coordinated by the industry’s single large…

Abby Dark-Star

San Francisco, we were born there. Well, not we but Star Wars in general. And not really San Francisco exactly but the general vicinity…Regardless, a shrine of sorts for Star Wars enthusiasts!! It is the headquarters of Industrial Light & Magic, Lucasfilm Ltd. and LucasArts…may they find peace in the Force. If you visit the…

Why We Troop (TD-2557)

My name is John Hopper, TD2557, also known as “Quartermaster”.   I have been a very proud member of the 501st Legion and Empire City Garrison going on 5 years now.  A Star Wars Fan you say?  No doubt, but there is much more to it than that for me. Like many who serve as volunteers…