The 501st Legion

We are Vader's Fist, we are the Five Hundred and First!


The 501st Legion, also known as the 501st Battalion during the Clone Wars and later known as "Vader's Fist" and the Five Hundred and First, was an elite unit of clone troopers commissioned by Supreme Chancellor Palpatine during the Clone Wars that later became a stormtrooper unit. Made up of units like Torrent Company, the 501st fought in many battles, such as the Battle of Teth and the Battle of Coruscant, becoming one of the most well-known legions. In 19 BBY, the 501st became Darth Vader's personal unit as he led them during Operation: Knightfall, in which the clones helped take down the Jedi, whom they believed to be traitors to the Republic.

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Following the rise of the Galactic Empire, the 501st transitioned into a stormtrooper unit, like other clone units. Given new armor and weapons, the 501st faithfully served the Empire, operating under the direct command of the Sith Lord Darth Vader. After the Battle of Kamino, the 501st became the last remnant of the Grand Army of the Republic fully composed of Jango Fett clones, as opposed to the ever-growing and more diverse Stormtrooper Corps, where the Fett clones became a minority, with the inclusion of a pool of clones from different templates and birth-born recruits, while others were not clones, but humans from an Imperial academy.

The legion fought in a number of battles during the Galactic Civil War in an effort to defeat the Rebel Alliance and bring peace to the galaxy, although the Alliance ultimately triumphed. Though the 501st was disbanded after the Battle of Endor, the Chiss Grand Admiral Thrawn resurrected the designation by forming a new 501st Legion. He also added more diverse recruits to the 501st, including non-Humans. The reconstituted 501st was stationed in the Unknown Regions, where they protected Thrawn's Empire of the Hand. Over a century later, the legion was in the service of a new Empire, by then under the rule of Emperor Roan Fel.

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Gumwars850
Gumwars850 Jan 6 2014, 7:56pm says:

Is this group still active?

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george76
george76 Jan 7 2014, 9:35pm replied:

501st never dies

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george76
george76 Jan 6 2014, 3:31pm says:

would anyone be willing to help make a mod for cnc 3 if so send me a message and you must have steam my steam name is 501st Legion add me as a friend and ill set up a meeting with the mod team leader we could use any help for this mod anyone help would greatly accepted

here some details about the mod

its called cnc the beginning i will put the details in a reply

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george76
george76 Jan 6 2014, 3:32pm replied:

Command & Conquer The Beginning is a trilogy of small mini mod prequels to the game Command & Conquer 1995 also referred to as Tiberian Dawn.

It Consist on 2 different plots

Command & Conquer 1985 consist on the reality of Tiberium Universe Currently the way it is today to where Red Alert Universe has nothing to do with the Tiberium Series and explains what may have happened before the events of Command & Conquer 1995 also referred to as Tiberian Dawn.

In Command & Conquer Scavanger Rising consist on a concept much like Command & Conquer Renegade 2 to where if Red Alert 2 where to be the prequel to the Tiberium Series completely ignoring the story to where the Allies went back in time in Command & Conquer Yuri's Revenge in most ways.

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george76
george76 Jan 5 2014, 10:58pm says:

YOUR DEATH CRIES AMUSE THE EMPEROR- Shadow Guards

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packy21
packy21 Dec 26 2013, 8:16am says:

happy holidays everyone!

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Atroxyph
Atroxyph Nov 16 2013, 11:13am says:

Long live the Empire!

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501stTrooperAce
501stTrooperAce Nov 21 2013, 11:24pm replied:

I SECOND THAT EMOTION!

I wish this group would RP... This seems like a PERFECT group to RP.

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packy21
packy21 Nov 23 2013, 6:33am replied:

already happening, stormtrooper. now greet your commander! that is an order!

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Atroxyph
Atroxyph Nov 22 2013, 3:06am replied:

Roleplay, huh? Well, I'm guessing you've roleplayed before then? And on what game? :D

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