Planetary Survey 6: Darkmoon

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Planetary Survey 6: Darkmoon
The Prison Planet
Author David L. Pulver
Canonical Yes
Edition 1st
Format Book (Softback)
Language English
Pages 48
Publisher Steve Jackson Games
Version GURPS Traveller
Year Published 2001
Available from TBD
Also See Darkmoon (world)
ISBN 1-55634-532-1 Stock #6806
Planetary Survey 4: Glisten is a Steve Jackson Games product.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

"Welcome to Darkmoon Imperial Prison. I am Warden Kaede Malone, and you are very lucky. Instead of a filthy, lice-infested prison mine, you've come to a clean, state-of-the-art correctional facility."

Darkmoon Prison is operated under Ministry of Justice charter by Schunamann und Sohn AG. You will work hard to repay your debt to society for the crimes you committed, and your debt to SuSAG for providing the necessities of life here. If you demonstrate contrition and participate in recommended programs, you may qualify for change in your status and stay at a minimum security facility. I see mention that this is a SuSAG operation has caused a stir. Don't be afraid! SuSAG pharmaceuticals are all extensively tested on animals before any human trials begin."

The Darkmoon system has been many things - a base for the Imperial Navy, a System Defense Boat and Space-Submarine Warfare School, the last stop of a fringe group of cultists seeking to escape the downfall of civilization... but when the Navy left, the system became a backwater, and economic ruin set in. To the rescue came the megacorporation Schunamann und Sohn AG, who took over the SDB School and turned it into a maximum security.

On a gas giant moon under miles of ice and water, this "escape proof" prison is the final stop for 3,000 of the Imperium's worst scum, from corsairs to Ine Givar terrorists. But Darkmoon is no ordinary prison world ... a prisoner who steps out of line may find that he's been reclassified "lab rat."

Table of Contents[edit]

Planetary Survey 6: Darkmoon
Section Page/s
Planetary Map IFC
Introduction 2
IISS Data - Darkmoon/Corridor 3
Chapter 1: History 4
Chapter 2: Darkmoon Today 10
Chapter 3: The Aquarium 19
Chapter 4: Characters and Campaigns 34
Index 47
Worlds within Jump-6 48
Jump-6 Map IBC

Library Data Entries (Public)[edit]

  1. Base
  2. Corsair
  3. Gas Giant
  4. Imperial Navy
  5. Ine Givar
  6. Kaede Malone
  7. Ministry of Justice
  8. Moon
  9. Pharmaceutical
  10. Prison World
  11. SuSAG
  12. System Defense Boat

Library Data Entries (Automated)[edit]

Library data entries
Alphabetical List

      Meta-history & Background (Dossier)[edit]

      Planetary Survey 6: Darkmoon is one of a series of GURPS Traveller books detailing a world including adventure scenarios.

      GURPS Traveller Planetary Survey Series[edit]

      The GURPS Traveller Planetary Survey Series produced six canon titles:

      1. Planetary Survey 1: Kamsii
      2. Planetary Survey 2: Denuli
      3. Planetary Survey 3: Granicus
      4. Planetary Survey 4: Glisten
      5. Planetary Survey 5: Tobibak
      6. Planetary Survey 6: Darkmoon

      Credits (Primary Sources)[edit]

      Credits (Primary Sources)
      Credit Authors & Contributors
      Author David L. Pulver
      Editor Andrew Hackard, Steve Jackson and Loren Wiseman
      Additional Material Andrew Hackard
      Cover Jesse DeGraff
      Illustrations David Day
      Additional Illustrations Jesse DeGraff
      Maps Andy Akins, Alex Fernandez, and Heather Oliver

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