Monthly Archives: January 2016

501stCast Minicast: Know a Legion – Episode 1: Outer Rim Garrison

Know a Legion – Episode I: Outer Rim Garrison

Host: Nicky Blum, DZ-8397

Guests:  Terry Chui, TD-2886

Post-Production: Joe Mignano, SL-12743

Welcome to a new interview series for the 501stCast called “Know a Legion”.
We hope to interview each 501st Legion unit and give you the opportunity to hear about them first hand.
For our first interview we’ll be speaking with Outer Rim Garrison, the 501st Legion unit for British Columbia, Canada

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501stCast Episode 91: January 21st, 2016: The Jakku Experience

Dedicated to:
Justin Manning, ID-6872 from New England Garrison

Show Notes: Episode XCI (January 21st, 2016)

Hosts:   Nicky Blum (DZ-8397) & Joe (SL-12743)
Guest: Terry Chui (TD-2886)

Content Development: Nicky Blum (DZ-8397)

Post-Production: Joe Mignano (SL-12743)

Recent News

Mission Reports

  • Empire City Garrison troops School with Jack Wang (photo)
  • Empire City Garrison visits Police Precinct holiday party (Detention photo, Santa photo)
  • Reports from Bast Alpha Garrison- CASA Fundraiser & Christmas Festival Parade
  • Troopers send in your mission reports to, call our hotline at 828-419-0501 or post to our Facebook page.
  • Empire City Garrison invades Barclay’s Center (Harlem Globetrotters)
  • Empire City Garrison troops Toys of Hope Party
  • Empire City Garrison sends Lone Vader to Intrepid Museum’s Open House
  • The Force Awakens Premiere
  • Southern California Garrison helps Stuff a Bus with toys
  • Outpost Venezuela’s Hospital vist (photo)
  • Mountain Garrison spends Christmas Eve at Ronald McDonald House
  • Bast Alpha Garrison invades Wizard World New Orleans
  • Ohio Garrison appears at Star Wars Day
  • Empire City Garrison & Florida Garrison’s Hospital Visits
  • Central Garrison presents “Stormtrooper” bionic arm (article)
  • FLG’s Makaze Squad travels to California to present Sean with Honorary Membership (Sean’s Troopers Facebook page)
  • Outpost Croatia’s first Hospital Visit

Interview Series – Know a Legion
Outer Rim Garrison – Terry Chui, TD-2886
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Upcoming Events

  • Imperial Sands Garrison to appear at special Return of the Jedi screening
  • Imperial Sands Garrison to invade annual Air Show in El Centro
  • Star Wars Celebration Europe III – July 15th-17th (Member Link, Ticket Link)
  • See upcoming 501st events at Roqoo Depot

Shout Out

  • November 2015 Trooper of the Month Jen Belgin, ID-5361 from Georgia Garrison
  • Hotline # is 828-419-0501 or email audio to

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501stCast Minicast: January 5th 2016: Meet Verona Blue, female Stormtrooper in TFA

Host: Joe Mignano, SL-12743 and Nicky Blum, DZ-8397

GuestsVerona Blue, BH-418

Post-Production: Joe Mignano, SL-12743

Listen in as Joe & Nicky chat with the voice and 501st Legion member behind the first female Stormtrooper (besides Phasma) in the Star Wars films.

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