One of the great triumphs of terraforming is the planet Santo. The planet is picture-perfect, with clear blue seas, azure skies and ideal weather. Though it has a thriving agricultural base, Santo was once known for the tourists who thought it a paradise. …
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The heavily industrialized planet of Beaumonde is the manufacturing hub of the system. Its cities are surrounded by factories that produce everything from computer parts to …
[[File:352581 | class=media-item-align-left | mp_junglee.jpg]]The world has a large tropical belt, creating massive jungles and rainforests. Tropical plants provide a variety of life-saving drugs that cannot easily be synthesized in a laboratory. Major …
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Of all the planets, Londinium is the most like Earth-That-Was and was therefore one of the first two planets to be settled, since it needed little work to make it ready for human habitation …
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"Law begins at Osiris" or so the saying goes. Osiris is the home of the Alliance's legislative and judicial branches, where parliamentary law is debated and interpreted. The most …
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As one of "The Two Sisters of the Exodus," Sihnon's iron-rich soil and abundant seaborne red algae provided crucial raw material and food for humanity's first wave. Today it …
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Ariel is widely known for its technical and cultural contributions to the citizens of the UAP. More winners of the Alliance Medal of Societal Advancement come from Ariel than any other …
Despite its historic nature in the War for Unification, Hera is still struggling to regain its economic, social and environmental footing. The war was devastating and the military action level at Hera during the closing days was overwhelming.
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As one might expect from a planet that serves as a major port to and from the five clusters, Persephone has specialized infrastructure to help facilitate almost all forms of …
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Known far and wide as the “gypsy planet,” Paquin is home to more carnivals and sideshows, galleries and theatres than you could shake a cruiser-sized stick at. It also …
Located in the Georgia quadrant, Athens is a world known for rapidly changing weather and winds that blow constantly. Aside from that, the climate is relatively mild. Certain crops thrive here, and there’s plenty of beautiful marble to be quarried and …
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While the planet has many large farming communities, Beylix has the distinction of being the system’s garbage dump (make that “reclamation and recycling center”).
The scrap yards and …
Bellerophon is a world home to the private estates of the system’s wealthiest folk. Anything they want is shipped in from off-world, so they have no need for shops or local color.
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In 2506, the Alliance was eager to bring the War for Unification to a quick end. They hoped a massive show of force on a single Independent-friendly world would dispirit the faction and prevent further bloodshed.
The world they chose was Shadow.
Aphrodite was a key strategic asset for the Alliance during the Unification War, a forward foothold from which to strike out at the Independent strongholds of Shadow, Hera, and Boros.
The Independents knew this, and so they threw everything they had …
[[File:367863 | class=media-item-align-none | Industrial_City_by_JJasso.jpg]]Silverhold is an excellent example of the new Rim economy. Rich natural resources and a booming postwar workforce have resulted in a wide variety of industries taking hold. …
Newhall is a newly-terraformed planet with large oceans. Stands to reason that water is the planet’s primary commodity. Newhall’s people live on small island chains or on floating stations on the oceans. Newhall’s water plants are always in need of …
* Name: Verbena
* Position: 2nd, orbits Xuan Wu
* Moon(s): Lassek, Barrimend
* System: Kalidasa
* Capital: Old Saint John
* Est. Population: 130 Million
Position: 19th, orbits Xuan Wu
Est. Population: 16.5 Million
Position: 3rd, orbits Xuan Wu
Moon(s): Barrowclough, Disraeli
Capital: Sunset Grove
Est. Population: 91 Million