Asal (world)

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Asal/Piprninsh (Knoellighz 0637)
Milieu 1116
B5A0500-D
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km)
AtmosphereA Exotic
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population5 Moderate (300 thousand)
Government0 No Government structure
Law0 No Law
Tech LevelD Average Stellar (holo data)
See also UWP
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System Details
Primary M0 V
Worlds 10
Gas Giants 2
Planetoid Belts 1
Cultural Details
Government No government
Law Level No law
Cultural Extension 563D
Army size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 13
Economic Extension
A47+1
ResourcesAAbundant
Labor4Moderate (30 thousand)
Infrastructure7 Generally available
Efficiency+1Average
Importance 1
Resource Units 1
GWP (BCr) 0
World Trade Number 4
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 465
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 3
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 85
Port passengers (annual) 12,000

Asal has a tainted, unbreatheable atmosphere and little available surface water. The system has a population between 10,000 and 10 million, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. It is a Vargr dominated Non-Aligned world in the Piprninsh Subsector of Knoellighz Sector.


  • This a "high technology" world with technology achievements at, near, or over technology standards for Charted Space.

Description / Astrography & Planetology[edit]

This world features a Corsair Base owned by self-lettered privateers for mercenary hire to the highest bidder.

Monostellar System[edit]

Zorgvueg Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Zorgvueg Primary Primary Red M0 V


System Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Map[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background / Dossier[edit]

The Vargr and visiting Zhodani trying to breathe the Exotic atmosphere on Asal (Knoellighz 0637) B5A0500-D De Ni / Ht can have high-pitched voices for half a minute before passing out from lack of sufficient oxygen. Thus, these Desert world inhabitants must bring along an air supply when out of doors.

World Starport[edit]

Asal has a good quality starport.

  • A Class-B Starport Facility has not very well developed shipyards and is only capable of producing spaceships.
  • This facility has many very skilled personnel who can perform not only major repair work, but overhaul work as well.
  • This facility has advanced refueling and refining infrastructure. One may purchase practically any kind of refined fuel here.
  • Almost every starport of this class possesses both a Lowport and a Highport. Such ports rarely have more than one of each kind of port.
  • This neutral meeting ground for merchants, smugglers, dead-drop pickups, Vargr Emissaries and Zhodani Diplomats is overseen by a rather mercenary group of Corsairs that has “Lettered” itself as Privateers for hire by both the disbelieving Consulate to Spinward and the League to Trailing. These Privateers formed from former Corsairs provide system security from piracy, escort and take out mission tickets sponsored by the two polities when it suits them. De facto rulers of Asal, this band of space buccaneers is gaining Charisma in the edgy side of diplomacy.
  • The neutral meeting grounds in the Highport facility is well-funded through the local Privateers and the platform as well as the planet’s surface enjoys its High-Tech rating of D (13). It is in direct ecomomic competition with Gitsuraeguethousu (Knoellighz 0736) for traffic between the Consulate and the League.

World Technology Level[edit]

Asal possesses a Technology Level of TL-13 or TL-D in Hexadecimal Notation.

  • Common Communication technologies for this TL include: Holovideo recorders.
  • Common Power Generation technologies for this TL include: Miniature super-batteries, prototype collectors, advanced fusion plants.
  • Common Transportation technologies for this TL include:

World Government[edit]

Asal has no well-defined government structure.

  • In many cases, tribal, clan or family bonds predominate.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Pantocracy or Chaos.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Confederation (Anarchy).

World Law Level[edit]

A lack of Government and Law makes this desert crossroads very valuable lying on the Bridge of Destiny between the Zhodani Consulate and its ally, the Infinity League.

World Military[edit]

No information yet available.

World Economy[edit]

Water and oxygen are prime commodities here to the 300,000 sophonts and are often imported from Zueuer (Knoellighz 0737) at cost and that cost is lack of taxes on Asal in return.

Trade Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Demographics[edit]

No information yet available.

World Culture[edit]

No information yet available.

Urbanization[edit]

No information yet available.

Historical Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

No information yet available.

References & Contributors / Sources[edit]

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