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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♠Atroxyph Nov 16 2013, 11:13am says:

Long live the Empire!

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


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

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packy21 Nov 23 2013, 6:33am replied:

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

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♠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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packy21 Nov 10 2013, 6:19am says:

soon you will all tremble for the might of my death star! my.... tiny... death star.

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george76 Nov 9 2013, 5:04pm says:

i blame the rebellion for the lost of loyal soldiers

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packy21 Oct 14 2013, 4:28pm says:

why the f*ck are we losing members?

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Gumwars850 Oct 28 2013, 1:26am replied:

The Downfall of the Imperial Army has begun... Damn I went from a commando to a janitor then to a legend and now were losing people.

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packy21 Sep 28 2013, 5:09am says:

less soon, 7 more...

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SK-STUDIOS-DESIGN Sep 23 2013, 5:52pm says:

Rise of the Empire :D

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packy21 Sep 21 2013, 10:36am says:

soon.... just 6 more...

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SK-STUDIOS-DESIGN Sep 20 2013, 9:02am says:

Hey I'm new here and I would like to know, what do you think about dice and the new battlefront projekt ?

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Lord-Vader Oct 3 2013, 7:51am replied:

Its good too see I will be famous again.

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packy21 Sep 20 2013, 1:11pm replied:

For those who don't know: he made this:

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