General Saturniid's SE Boba Fett progress: 501st approved BH-43119

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Yesterday was one of our largest events, the annual Star Wars Night with the Columbus Clippers baseball team. I had to drop out of last year’s event, so I was happy to be involved this time. We had nearly 50 characters representing the 501st, Rebel Legion, Mando Mercs, and Droid Builders.
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I was in costume for a couple of hours, got slapped in the face by some teenage punk, took a break, then went back out until my arms were ready to fall off. As a less-mobile character, I didn’t go out onto the field, but I did appreciate staying out of the rain and sun, which both hit us that evening.
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This was a special one. My 20th official troop was on stage with Weird Al! I was extremely lucky to be able to join in, since they usually only have TK’s and a Vader, but there were a few drop-outs, so they brought me in.

Here we are heading onto the stage. I was the first one; a bit nerve racking walking out in front of 4000 screaming fans!
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During Al’s performance of “The Saga Begins”:
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And meeting the man after the show:
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Just a really great experience all around. There are things I’ve done in costume that we’re more meaningful, but this was by far the most fun!
 

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It’s been a while since I updated, but there were many more troops for me in 2019.
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It’s been a great year, with Celebration, Weird Al, The Mandalorian, and Episode IX. I doubt I’ll see anything like it for a while.
 
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