|Advance Guard from Another World|
|Outlaw Star episode|
|English Title||Advance Guard from Another World|
|Japanese Title||"Isei Yori no Senpei" (異星よりの尖兵)|
|US Airdate||January 31, 2001|
|Japanese Airdate||April 2, 1998|
|Previous Episode||"Mortal Combat with the El Dorado"|
|Next Episode||"Final Countdown"|
Gene and Jim set up a business on Heifong, and the crew members take on various jobs around the city, which all come together in a confrontation with a mind-controlling cactus and its giant insect servant.
- Gene's coffee mug has "Made in Locust" inscribed on the bottom. The phrase can be spotted when he takes a drink from it and throws it at Gilliam II.