Quopist (world)

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Quopist/Lanth (Spinward Marches 2215)
Milieu 1116
B551679-A
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km)
Atmosphere5 Thin
Hydrographics1 Dry World 10%
Population6 Moderate (7 million)
Government7 Balkanization
Law9 High Law (no weapons out of home)
Tech LevelA Early Stellar (jump drive)
See also UWP
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System Details
Primary M3 V
Worlds 8
Gas Giants 1
Planetoid Belts 2
Cultural Details
Government Balkanization
Law Level High
Cultural Extension 776B
Army size (BEs) 15
Economic Details
Technology Level 10
Economic Extension
B55+2
ResourcesBAbundant
Labor5Moderate (700 thousand)
Infrastructure5 Limited
Efficiency+2Good
Importance 1
Resource Units 550
GWP (BCr) 16
World Trade Number 4
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 2,237
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 4
Building Capacity (Tons) 7,000
Port employees 270
Port passengers (annual) 500

Quopist has both an unbreathably thin atmosphere and a lack of surface water making habitation by sophonts difficult. The system has a population between 10,000 and 10 million, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. This world is designated an Amber Zone with an environment, laws, customs, life forms, or other conditions make it dangerous to visitors. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Lanth Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Quopist , as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight, a member of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world.

Quopist/Lanth (Spinward Marches 2215)
New Era
B551679-B
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km)
Atmosphere5 Thin
Hydrographics1 Dry World 10%
Population6 Moderate (8 million)
Government7 Balkanization
Law9 High Law (no weapons out of home)
Tech LevelB Average Stellar (large starships)
See also UWP
Cultural Details
Government Balkanization
Law Level High
Cultural Extension 877F
Army size (BEs) 12
Economic Details
Technology Level 11
Economic Extension
B55-1
ResourcesBAbundant
Labor5Moderate (800 thousand)
Infrastructure5 Limited
Efficiency-1Average
Importance 1
Resource Units 248
GWP (BCr) 14
World Trade Number 4
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 4,170
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 4
Building Capacity (Tons) 6,000
Port employees 310
Port passengers (annual) 500

Era: New Era

Quopist has both an unbreathably thin atmosphere and a lack of surface water making habitation by sophonts difficult. The system has a population between 10,000 and 10 million, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. This world is designated an Amber Zone with an environment, laws, customs, life forms, or other conditions make it dangerous to visitors. It is a member of Regency of Deneb in the Lanth Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector.


  • Approximately 60% of its population are Jonkeereen.
  • About 40% of the population is composed of humans and other non-human sophonts.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

The mainworld is a very dry planet. The world's population is scattered in small settlements wherever there is water.

Monostellar System[edit]

Quopist Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Notes
Quopist Primary Primary Red M3 V


IISS Astrographics Survey[edit]

2215 Quopist (Imperial) - Amber Zone

Starport: Class IV.

Diameter: 1,176 miles (1,900 km).
Atmosphere: Thin oxygen-nitrogen.
Hydrographics: 12%.
Climate: Warm.
Population: 7.5 million (4 million Jonkeereen).
Government: Tribal.
Control Level: 5.
Tech Level: 9.
World Trade Number: 4.0.


History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

In addition to Quopist Startown, other major settlements on Quopist include Kuru Iga and Aru Dehu.

  • Quopist’s main export is valden, a waxy, naturally occurring substance thought to be a byproduct of the life cycle of the world’s main plant, a cactus-like succulent. Valden is used as a catalyst in several chemical processes.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]