The 501st Legion and the Expanded Universe
by Fleetfang on Sun Jun 01, 2014 7:43 pm
New developments at Lucasfilm regarding the continuity of the Star Wars galaxy have cast some doubt on the future of Expanded Universe costumes in the 501st Legion among our members and potential recruits. Now that the LFL Story Group has decreed that the only sources of canonized history are the films and animated television shows, will characters like Grand Admiral Thrawn, Death Troopers, Darth Talon, and Mara Jade have a place in the 501st?
The short answer is a resounding YES! These characters have long had a place in the 501st Legion, and you can rest assured that they are not going anywhere!
If you want to learn more, you can read the entire statement from the 501st Legion's Commanding Officer in the 501st Legion Spotlight!