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Description: Wampa
Prefix: DZ
Detachment: Blizzard Force
Context: Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

  • This CRL is a work in progress.
  • As such, this costume must be approved by the Legion Membership Officer, via the appropriate section of the Legion forum.
  • If you have this costume and would like to assist with the completion of this library entry, please contact your detachment leader.
  • Please note that the use of the word "should" below does not indicate that the armor piece is considered open to interpretation. All instances of "should be" and "should have" will be replaced with "is" and "has", as this guide is completed.

Required Costume Components

The following costume components are present and appear as described below.

The 501st approval requirements are listed in black.

The Blizzard Force Detachment defines additional, optional costuming details listed in blue. Please visit the Blizzard Force web site for more details on these options.

For 501st membership only the requirements in black need to be met.

Blankwhite.gif Head
For 501st approval:
  • Mouth must be menacing in nature.
    • Mouth may be static or mechanical.
  • Must have large teeth.

For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Mouth is mechanical and able to move.

Blankwhite.gif Fur Suit
For 501st approval:
  • Complete fur suit using synthetic hair.
    • (One recommended source is "National Fiber Tech")
  • White and shaggy looking.
  • Large claws must be present.
  • No skin may be showing.

For level two certification (if applicable):

Blankwhite.gif Hair
For 501st approval:
  • Must be shaggy and have a length of 6 inches or longer.
  • Hair may have some curl or matted areas.

For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Discolored or weathered.

Blankwhite.gif Hair Color
For 501st approval:
  • Must be White or Off-White.

For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Some yellowing or dirt weathering may be added.
    • Blood stains are optional.

Blankwhite.gif Height
For 501st approval:
  • From 2.2m (7.2 ft) to 3m (9.84 ft).

For level two certification (if applicable):
  • Achieve average height of 2.5m (8.2 ft)
  • This may be accomplished with drywall stilts inside the costume (covered with fur).

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