To celebrate the launch of It’s A Stampede!, every day for the next year I will be presenting a totally informative, yet totally useless fact under the banner heading: ‘On this day in geekdom’.

Yep, that’s 365 facts!

Here’s today’s slice of geekdom…

February 4th – On this day in 2009 Lucas Online takes to Twitter for the first time to Tweet information from Star Wars.com. The official Twitter account quickly gains a legion of followers.

More tomorrow…