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Goodbye, Janson…

Fellow Geeks and Star Wars Fans-

We lost another fan favorite.  British actor Ian Liston has passed away a few days ago.  He played Wes Janson in The Empire Strikes Back, who served as Wedge’s tail gunner during the snowspeeder scene.  Ian also played a second, lesser-known role that makes for an interesting story.

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Goodbye, Admiral…

Oh no…

Not long ago, I reported on the passing of Drew Henley, the actor who played grizzled veteran Red Leader in Star Wars: A New Hope.

Unfortunately, we now have to say goodbye to another Star Wars legend.  Erik Bauersfeld, the actor who voiced Admiral Ackbar in Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens, is no longer with us.   Continue reading Goodbye, Admiral…

Girl Stormtroopers?!?! Impossible!!!

Recently, while at the Retro Gaming Expo, J Cody’s wife Sarah and I were checking out a 6″ Black Series Captain Phasma and she told me an amusing anecdote.  Their son, Everett, who hasn’t seen episode 7 yet, found out that Captain Phasma is female and freaked out!

“You can’t have girl stormtroopers, Mom, ‘cuz all stormtroopers are clones!!!”

Well, young Everett, I have something to show you…

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GADD Goes to the 2016 Socal Retro Gaming Expo!

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We got together and checked out the inaugural Socal Retro Gaming Expo at the Frank and Sons building in City of Industry, CA. It was a fun and many games were found. Peep the vid to see what goes through my head on a Saturday.