Roup (world)

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Roup/Regina (Spinward Marches 2007)
Milieu 1116
C77A9A9-7
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size7 Medium (11,200 km)
Atmosphere7 Standard (tainted)
HydrographicsA Water World 100%
Population9 High (3 billion)
GovernmentA Charismatic Dictator
Law9 High Law (no weapons out of home)
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
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System Details
Primary F9 V
Worlds 14
Gas Giants 3
Planetoid Belts 2
Cultural Details
Government Charismatic dictatorship
Law Level High
Cultural Extension AA68
Army size (BEs) 2000
Economic Details
Technology Level 7
Economic Extension
B8A+2
ResourcesBAbundant
Labor8Moderate (300 million)
InfrastructureA Extensive
Efficiency+2Good
Importance 1
Resource Units 1,760
GWP (BCr) 4,804
World Trade Number 4.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 3,797
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 6
Building Capacity (Tons) 3,600,000
Port employees 24,590
Port passengers (annual) 84,000

Roup is a high-population, industrial water world, which has 90% or more of its surface covered in an ocean of water and a billion or more sophonts in population size.

  • The inhabitants of this world live on the roughly 10% of exposed land mass, in underwater colonies, on city ships, or similar arrangements.
  • As an industrial world, this planet has well-developed manufacturing and processing industries. Manufactured goods are a major export item.
  • Its economy is rapidly growing and living conditions are expected to rapidly improve barring outside forces. This world designated as an Amber Zone. Caution is advised since the world has an environment, laws, customs, life forms, or other conditions that are not well understood and might be a danger to a visitor. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Regina Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Roup, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight and the feifdom of a count. Both are members of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world. This world contains an Imperial Scout Base, capable of handling Scout Service starships and personnel.
Roup/Regina (Spinward Marches 2007)
New Era
C77A9A9-7
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size7 Medium (11,200 km)
Atmosphere7 Standard (tainted)
HydrographicsA Water World 100%
Population9 High (2 billion)
GovernmentA Charismatic Dictator
Law9 High Law (no weapons out of home)
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
Cultural Details
Government Charismatic dictatorship
Law Level High
Cultural Extension AA68
Army size (BEs) 2000
Economic Details
Technology Level 7
Economic Extension
B8A-1
ResourcesBAbundant
Labor8Moderate (200 million)
InfrastructureA Extensive
Efficiency-1Average
Importance 1
Resource Units 792
GWP (BCr) 2,082
World Trade Number 4.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 6,170
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 4
Building Capacity (Tons) 1,560,000
Port employees 825
Port passengers (annual) 132,200

Era: New Era

Roup is a high-population, industrial water world, which has 90% or more of its surface covered in an ocean of water and a billion or more sophonts in population size.

  • The inhabitants of this world live on the roughly 10% of exposed land mass, in underwater colonies, on city ships, or similar arrangements.
  • As an industrial world, this planet has well-developed manufacturing and processing industries. Manufactured goods are a major export item.
  • Its economy is rapidly growing and living conditions are expected to rapidly improve barring outside forces. It is a member of Regency of Deneb in the Regina Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector. This world contains a Regency Scout Base, capable of handling Scout Service starships and personnel.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

Roup is a water world situated on the express boat route from Regina (Spinward Marches 1910) to Efate (Spinward Marches 1705). Its population of 3.4 billion is concentrated on the peaks of a few underwater mountains, the only dry land on the world.

Monostellar System[edit]

Roup Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Roup Primary Primary Yellow-White F9 V


System Data[edit]

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World Data[edit]

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Native Lifeforms[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The Tukera family maintains a villa on the island of Lurka as well as dockside and cargo rights for regular route cargo and liner visits to Roup.

Imperial High (Landed) Nobility[edit]

Roup, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of two members of the Imperial Nobility, who are charged with overseeing the world.

World Starport[edit]

In addition to Roup Startown, other major settlements on Roup include Renoir, Lurka, Rudun, Ishakema, Lameburg, and Shikii City.

World Technology Level[edit]

No information yet available.

World Government[edit]

No information yet available.

World Military[edit]

No information yet available.

World Economy[edit]

Roup’s citizens practice aquaculture on a planetary scale, with whole oceans sectioned off using bubblenets to maximize productivity.

World Demographics[edit]

No information yet available.

World Culture[edit]

Real food (as opposed to the local concentrates made from fish) is highly prized by the population.

Historical Data[edit]

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References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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