It often happens that the Star Wars fan community surprises us with an astounding level of creativity and professionalism. Sometimes that even leads to fans being offered a job to work on the movies, as was the case with two British Astromech builders who got the chance to work on The Force Awakens. In The Netherlands there are also fans that make and do wonderful things. One of such people is Joost of Jazzinc Dioramas. He makes his own dreams come true by making very realistic and highly detailed dioramas based on the original Star Wars Trilogy. They are made especially for the 1:6 scale figures of Hot Toys, Sideshow, Medicom and others.
A Star Wars event is not complete without the 501st Legion and therefore we are very proud to announce that the Dutch division, the Dutch Garrison, will be present at Echo Base Charity Con 2017 in full force! The Dutch Garrison is the Dutch branch of the 501st Legion, the worldwide Star Wars cosplay group which […]
In December you will be able to meet R2-D2, BB-8 or other droids from the Star Wars universe. The Astromech Builders Club Benelux and R2 Builders Belgium will be present to show you their selfmade creations! You can meet them all over the venue to take pictures with them or to ask their makers what it takes to build the droids.
(Nederlands) Op Echo Base Charity Con 2017 zal Remnants of the Order vertoond worden en wordt de screening afgesloten met een panel met de makers. Daarnaast zullen zij aanwezig zijn met een stand waar bezoekers onder meer props kunnen bekijken en kunnen zien wat er allemaal qua werk vooraf gaat aan het maken van een film.
Tickets for Echo Base Charity Con 2017 are now available from www.echobasecon.nl/tickets.
In the past Echo Base Foundation managed to secure several official artists to supply us with artwork for both our magazines as our convention posters. For the upcoming edition we were able to secure another fantastic artist who will be making our exclusive convention poster: Stephen B. Scott.
An Echo Base Charity Con isn’t the same withou some very special guests from the world of Star Wars. Therefore, we can proudly announce our second guest. Please welcome none other than the portrayer of Admiral Ackbar, Sy Snootles and Salacious Crumb:: Tim Rose!
An Echo Base Charity Con isn’t quite the same without some very special guests from the world of Star Wars. Therefore, we can proudly present our first guest. Please welcome non other than Boba Fett himself: Jeremy Bulloch!