Codsen (world)

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Codsen/Core (Core 2317)
Milieu 0
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere7 Standard (tainted)
Hydrographics1 Dry World 10%
Population3 Low (9 thousand)
Government4 Representative Democracy
Law4 Moderate Law (no light assault weapons)
Tech Level1 Pre-Industrial (bronze, iron)
Classic Era (1115)
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere7 Standard (tainted)
Hydrographics1 Dry World 10%
Population5 Moderate (200 thousand)
Government6 Captive Government/Colony
Law8 High Law (controlled blades)
Tech Level2 Pre-Industrial (printing)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M2 V M8 V
Planetoid Belts 1
Gas Giants 0
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Codsen is a nonindustrial hellworld with a population struggling to survive in an inhospitable environment.

  • Hellworlds often offer daily, and sometimes even hourly, life-threatening situations to their inhabitants. Survivors often form intense survival skills and tend to be grim realists.
  • It requires extensive imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society.
  • This a "low technology" world with technology competency well below technology standards for Charted Space.
  • This world toils under the control of a military government with conditions reflecting that situation including curtailed civil rights and limited freedoms.
  • It is a member of the Third Imperium in the Core Subsector of Core Sector in the Domain of Sylea.
  • During the Long Night this world was named Gikuu.
  • About 80% of the population is composed of Syleans.
  • About 20% of the population is composed of other humans and non-human sophonts.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

The Imperium owns and operates Codsen using it to train Imperial Marines in a variety of wilderness settings.

  • The permanent military population maintains near wilderness conditions themselves - making Codsen the ideal world for teaching the techniques of surviving without technology.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Codsen Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Codsen Primary Primary Red M2 V
Codsen Companion Secondary Red M8 V

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

A non-industrial hell world under military rule.

Imperial High (Landed) Nobility[edit]

Codsen, as a member world of the Third Imperium has a member of the Imperial Nobility overseeing the world.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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