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Post by arohk Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:18 pm

We had our very first comicon in Victoria this weekend, and my first one as well. I was really blown away by it and by the celebrities who were there. We did our bit of course as well as other groups.

There was so much to see and do and of course I got to hang out with our new honorary member of the Outer Rim Garrison Mike Quinn. He is so cool Smile.
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I am really looking forward to it next year.

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Post by ChristianC Tue Mar 20, 2018 8:20 am

That's awesome Larry!

Your outfit looks fantastic!

Did you see any vintage SW there?
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Post by the89thchris Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:09 pm

Awesome! Mike Quinn has a huge history with Jim Henson & co, working on Dark Crystal & Labyrinth and he was only 17 when he worked on ROTJ.

He also tweets stuff that annoys the mouse so he’s pretty much as cool as it gets. rofl rockon
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Post by ourchickenshack Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:14 pm

Very cool Larry afro

Looking mighty dapper in that uniform bro rockon
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Post by Nico Tue Mar 20, 2018 7:20 pm

Looking the part Larry rockon Great you got to meet and hang out with Mike Quinn cheers
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Post by grinchy Tue Mar 20, 2018 10:08 pm

Glad you got to meet Mike Quinn and that the con was good, thanks for sharing
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Post by Commander Clint Wed Mar 21, 2018 5:03 pm

Looks like it was a good time. Larry, thanks for sharing. Also, if it's going to be an annual event, let us know the dates and times.
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Post by the89thchris Sun Mar 25, 2018 2:13 pm

Did you get any other photos? Were there any decent vintage dealers? Sometimes smaller shows are better for that (but it's kinda hard to tell how big it was). rofl
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Post by hellhippie Sun Apr 08, 2018 12:39 pm

nice Larry , looking good bro

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Post by the89thchris Sun Apr 08, 2018 5:01 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] Found a Podcast which covered Capitol City Comic Con, lots of great info on the 501st in Victoria & how that event was a big deal for the island. There is also some interesting info about Mike Quinn.

I'm sure you know a few of these guys, Larry.

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