Monthly Archives: July 2010

501stCast Episode 57: July 11th, 2010: Storming Comic Con

Show Notes: Episode LVII (July 13th, 2010)

Hosts:  Joe Stevenson (TK-6064 ), Jesse Sharrow TK-9311) and Adam Scott (RC-6124)

Content Development: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397),  Dean Plantamura (TK-899) and Adam Scott (RC-6124)

Post-Production: Andy Fairbanks (ID-8169)

Recent News

  • New Unit: UK Garrison’s Imperial Scottish Squad
  • New Detachment Briefing: Sith Lord Detachment
  • New CRL entries posted at www.501st.com/crl
  • New Honorary Member Induction: Pepe Mediavilla (news, photos)
  • Two new TK Helmet Project submissions
  • Vader Project tour ended and auctioned off (article)
  • Matt Busch‘s Greak Lakes Garrison trading card (Facebook)
  • R2-KT in Clone Wars Encyclopedia
  • Girl Trooping Power
  • Cloud City Garrison on MSNBC (video)
  • Georgia Garrison featured on “What’s the Deal?”
  • Dean interviews co-worker who’s a Star Wars virgin

Mission Reports

  • Mexican Garrison in promo ads for World Cup (YouTube videos)
  • New England Garrison’s trio of troops
    • Trooping for the Trooper Blood Drive
    • Visit to Children’s Hospital
    • Special Birthday Visit
  • Ohio Garrison at Star Wars Wedding
  • Make-A-Wish boy receives Millennium Falcon (article, photos)
  • Ohio Garrison troops with Cincinnati Reds
  • Update on Afonso from last episode

Interview with Star Wars Artist Joe Corroney

Upcoming Events

  • San Diego Comic Con updates from Lesley, TR-3774
  • Star Wars Celebration V updates (ForceCast episode)

Shout-Out
Congratulations to Nordic Garrison’s Tina, BH-4706 and her newly-approved 4-LOM costume

Trivia/Giveaway

Unit Anniversaries

  • 70th Explorers’ Squad 66: The Temple Raiders – 2nd Anniversary on July 1st
  • Southern Cross Garrison – 1st Anniversary on July 1st
  • German Garrison’s Echo Nova Squad – 1st Anniversary on July 5th
  • Alpine Garrison’s Mustafar Squad – 5th Anniversary on July 11th
  • Terror Australis Garrison’s Southern Dewback Squad – 1st Anniversary on July 11th

Honorary Member Birthdays

  • David Prowse – July 1st
  • Terri Hodges – July 3rd
  • Friend of the Legion Milo Ventimiglia – July 8th
  • Sound Wizard Ben Burtt – July 12th
  • Richard LeParmentier – July 16th
  • Fanboy’s Kristen Bell – July 18th
  • Artist Joe Corroney – July 18th
  • Artist Grant Gould – July 18th
  • Mary “Luminara” Oyaya – July 18th
  • Rena “Taun We” Owen – July 22nd
  • Orli “Shaak Ti” Shoshan – July 23rd
  • Anthony “Move Along Trooper” Forrest – July 25th
  • Author Drew Karpyshyn – July 28th

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