New 501st Legion Build Requirements
Before continuing to the Florida Garrison boards, please review and accept the new 501ST LEGION BUILD REQUIREMENTS to be sure you fit your roles correctly before attending events. This is required for ALL MEMBERS, so please read carefully before clicking accept. Please note, failure to abide by these terms will result in ineligibility for Star Wars Weekends 2015 and potential removal from the 501st Legion altogether. All members must be re-approved to match the following guidelines before being eligible to attend any events.
1. Costume and Build Requirements
1a. Stormtroopers & Sandtroopers
Stormtroopers & sandtroopers must now abide by screen accuracy specifications detailed below before being approved.
Costume Requirements
All stormtroopers & sandtroopers MUST meet the requirements set forth in the 501st Legion FISD Costume CRL or the 501st Legion Sandtrooper CRL.
Height Requirements
All stormtroopers & sandtroopers MUST meet the movie-accurate Imperial specification and be within 5% of the 1.83 meters (6 feet) height seen in the films.
Weight Requirements
All stormtroopers & sandtroopers MUST meet the film-accurate Imperial specification and be within 10% of the 77 kilograms (170 pounds) weight in the movies.
1b. Snowtroopers
A new ruling from 501st Legion Command states that snowtroopers are only allowed in cold climates and may only be worn when there is snow on the ground. Those snowtroopers must abide by the following build requirements.
Costume Requirements
All snowtroopers MUST meet the requirements set forth in the 501st Legion Snowtrooper CRL.
Height Requirements
All snowtroopers MUST meet the movie-accurate Imperial specification and be within 5% of the 1.83 meter (6 feet height seen in the films.
Weight Requirements
All snowtroopers MUST meet the film-accurate Imperial specification and be within 10% of the 77 kilograms (170 pounds) weight in the movies.
1c. Boba Fett
New rules state that there is only ONE Boba Fett costume allowed per garrison. That Boba Fett must meet the following requirements.
Costume Requirements
The garrison's Boba Fett MUST meet the requirements set forth in the 501st Legion Boba Fett Costume CRL.
Height Requirements
The garrison's Boba Fett MUST meet the movie-accurate specification and be within 5% of the 1.83 meters (6 feet) height seen in the films.
Weight Requirements
The garrison's Boba Fett MUST meet the film-accurate specification and be within 10% of the 78.2 kilograms (172 pounds) weight in the movies.
1d. Darth Vader
New Legion rules dictate that there may only be ONE Darth Vader per garrison. This chosen Darth Vader must meet the below specifications.
Costume Requirements
The garrison's Darth Vader MUST meet the requirements set forth in the 501st Legion Darth Vader CRL.
Height Requirements
Darth Vader MUST meet the movie-accurate Imperial specification and be within 2% of the 2.02 meters (6 feet 6 inches) height seen in the films.
Weight Requirements
Darth Vader MUST meet the film-accurate Imperial specification and be within 5% of the 136 kilograms (300 pounds) weight in the movies.
2. Verification and Documentation
All users must submit photo-documented proof of height and weight along with costume submission photos. In addition, all members are subject to height and weight verification at events by a designated Body Build Liaison (BBL) for the event. Those who do not fall within ranges specified on this page will be asked to stand down for the event.
3. Terms and Acceptance
By clicking the Agree link below, you will be taken to the Florida Garrison boards. Clicking the below button verifies your acceptance of these requirements, that you will abide by these requirements (if eligible) and that you understand that more costumes WILL be added to this page and that you will follow the requirements laid out here as they're added. New changes take effect starting 4/30/2015. You also accept that these requirements are subject to change and that you understand the scope of this jape.