Ridge was founded as an official chapter of the global Fan Force community
in September of 2002 and has members throughout the Buffalo area. The name, The North Ridge, was chosen because of Buffalo's notorious
reputation for relentless winter weather. Life in Buffalo has already often
been compared to Hoth, and it seemed like a logical step.
Clarence Winter Fest 2012
January 29th, 2012
Re-enacting the Last Supper. Except with
light sabers. And without the table. And no Jesus.
Even clones can bust a move sometimes, though they are more
prone to line dance..
It was quite easy to pick from the lineup the
one who stole all the girl scout cookies. Yes, it was the
one on the left.
Security eventually told them to take it
What do you mean you have proof Bigfoot
Chewie felt deep apprehension toward what he
could only conclude were miniature Tauntauns.
Sort of like the Salvation Army for young
One rebel short of playing "Charlie's Angels"
The staring contest continued into the night,
until the Ewoks broke out into song and the fireworks began.
Buffalo Warriors Inaugural Season Home Opener
Saturday January 14th, 2012, Villa Maria Student Center
Taking group pictures is easy because a Jedi doesn't
actually have to HOLD the camera.
"Yes! I KNOW you were the droid I was looking for. Will I
ever live this down?"
"All for one and one for ... wait, what?"
"Stay close while I taunt Vader to foul me in front of the
'Pickle in the middle' doesn't work so well when everyone
can use the Force.
"C'mon, just shoot! Qui-gon bet a lot of other people's
stuff on this shot."
Buffalo Bison's STAR WARS Game
June 9th, 2012, Coca Cola Field
The 5th annual STAR WARS game drew a
"Be right back? I thought spacemen wear diapers!"
I think some of them are adopted.
A Jedi brawl breaks out during the 'kiss cam'
Jedi Mullet Formation:
Padawans in the front; Buffaloes in the back.
The Empire works a new PR angle to overcome that whole
galactic oppression thing.
Maul's big brother, most seen as an extra on WOW.
"I think the plasma marks on the base means you're 'safe'.
Yeah, let's go with that."
Prom night in the Outer Rim
Because group hugs aren't as cool.
BUFFALO BISON'S PIRATE NIGHT
August 17th, 2012, Coca Cola Field
North Ridge members cleverly disguised themselves as Pirates to
inaugurate a new event for the Bisons.
Pirate foreplay ...
to the death!
A motley crew, no to be confused with
a band with the same level of fashion sense
FYI, their names actually are
"Roque" and "Hardplais"
It's not dead, it's a machine you idiot.
AND it's sleeping.
breaking up cat fights since 1808.
We've all had relationships
like that, amirite?
Buffalo Bison's ZOMBIE NIGHT
August 3rd, 2012, Coca Cola Field
They'll feed on anyone, but prefer
brains with a high midi-chlorian count.
What a great day to be ... dead?
KEVIN SMITH at UB
November 7th, 2012, UB Center For The Arts
So ... Have you met
my older brother?
Aren't were supposed to
be dueling today?
I thought the fashion show
I could have sworn today we
were going bowling.
What about me? I can has caption, too?
No, no you cannot.
MADDIE'S PET RESCUE EXPO
October 20th, 2012, Hamburg Fairgrounds
Uncommon bond: sharing angst
over the Lucas re-makes.
What happens when a
SEARS portrait studio
opens on the Death Star
But hey, it's better
than the photo booth
in Yoda's cave ...
Chewie uncertain about
Orchard Park Library
The final face-off in this year's
"Jedi's Got Talent"
"Simon says 'downward thrust'.
Okay, you're almost ready for piñatas."
Boba Fett in his confusing
foster home years.
STAR WARS READS
October 6th, 2012, Barnes and Noble Buffalo locations
Sponsored by Lucasfilm, Rebel Legion, North Ridge and Garrison
Excelsior members invade Barnes and Noble for reading and craft
Okay, fine ... I'll tell the kids
Winnie the Pooh was a
Little did the Jedi know
it was actually a fundraiser
for another Death Star.
Taking questions. Actually, answering
the same question about the light saber
being real over and over again.
Finally found the test sample book
for the written portion of
the X-Wing test.
They probably threw this image in just to see
how I would caption it. Passport joke,
or miniature storm trooper remark?
Nah, I got nothing.
The Emperor is dismayed at the lack
of board games these days that
end in the death of one's opponents.
STAR WARS THE PHANTOM MENACE 3D
February 10-12 2012, Regal Cinemas Transit Road
'Jedi Jesus' photobomb
Once again, Mr. Green Saber
is straying close to
You can fight in the lobby, but you have to be wearing shoes
and a shirt.
For a brief time, the Jedi and Sith agreed to
"Or you could just call me 'the Jedi Dude'"
Some moviegoers thought it a bit much to have such fanfare
just to come back from the restroom.
"I'll show Vader I can too make a good forest scout.
I'll run right over those d@mn Ewoks."
Now, Disney can go sue itself.
And lastly, R2's Adventures ...
3D glasses are a cruel joke
without binocular vision.
Mistaken identity: the ice cream bin
does not want to be friends.
Decided he will NEVER serve drinks again
since Jabba's barge blew up.
Trying to get someone's attention to
borrow credits to see the movie.
"Don't make eye contact, Jan ...
the bleeps and bloops don't mean anything."