Saeghvung (world)

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Saeghvung/Nisaga (Empty Quarter 2618)
Milieu 1116
D668724-6
StarportD Poor: No Construction, Minor Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km, 0.60g - 0.81g)
Atmosphere6 Standard
Hydrographics8 Wet World 80%
Population7 Moderate (40 million)
Government2 Participating Democracy
Law4 Moderate Law (no light assault weapons)
Tech Level6 Pre-Stellar (nuclear)
See also UWP
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]
System Details
Primary K4 V
Worlds 15
Gas Giants 2
Planetoid Belts 1
Cultural Details
Government Participating democracy
Law Level Moderate
Cultural Extension 5734
Army Size (BEs) 300
Economic Details
Technology Level 6
Economic Extension
967-2
Resources9Moderate
Labor6Moderate (4 million)
Infrastructure7 Generally available
Efficiency-2Fair
Importance Extension 0
Resource Units 67
GWP (BCr) 302
World Trade Number 3.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 32
Starport Details
Classification Class-D
Port Size 2
Building Capacity (Tons) 40,000
Port employees 0
Port passengers (annual) 0

Saeghvung has an ideal environment for producing agricultural goods and an balanced population between 10 and 100 million. It is a Vargr dominated Non-Aligned world in the Nisaga Subsector of Empty Quarter Sector.

  • This world was once known as Black Pearl

Astrography and Planetology[edit]

No information yet available.

Monostellar System[edit]

Saeghvung Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Saeghvung Primary Orange K4 V


History and Background[edit]

Coreward terminus of Saeghvung–Turley–Exile Run.

Saeghvung - then called Black Pearl - was one of the Glorious Twelve, the term given to the twelve human systems that stood against the Vargr Pillaging.

A beautiful world largely inhabited by impoverished and feral Vargr cultures, Saeghvung is civilized only in scattered TL 6 townships and the startown (and ‘planetary capital’) of Tzashgrouroerd. Tzashgrouroerd herself is only a hundred years old: all of the other towns are no older than four decades. The towns are supported by Vargr ‘racial uplift’ groups, who are attempting to kick–start the development of Saeghvung, to match the human worlds of Sahale (Empty Quarter 2227) and Turley (Empty Quarter 2523).

Pirate risk: As the end–point of the Saeghvung–Turley–Exile Run, aligned with neither the Imperium nor the Protectorate, and without any local system security force, the Vargr–dominated Saeghvung system is simply crawling with pirates. The Protectorate’s Star Legion has permanently stationed a small flotilla here, shepherding incoming traffic and racing to save misjumped starships before they are ripped apart by hungry raiders.

Also to be found here is a hard–bitten resident agent of Duke Yogesh, with up–to–date information on Cotan and Nisaga subsectors. He is sure to clear up rumors of vast pirates roaming the Hegemony: “Pirates? Ha For every pirate, there are five Star Legion ships looking to give him a bad day.” However, he does have some good advice for the PCs on how to deal with the few pirates in the region: “Never let them board your ship.” Fortunately, the pirates here tend to be low–tech (TL 9, and a few TL 10’s), and operate in ones or twos. Unfortunately, there are a ton of pirates in the gap between the Republic and the Hegemony…

UWP Listing[edit]

UWP Changes (all dates are Imperial Calendar)

  • T20 - 993 - Saeghvung 2618 D668724-6 Ag VargW 312 Na
  • CT - 1105 - Saeghvung 2618 D668724-6 Ag VargW 412 Na
  • MT - 1125 - Saeghvung 2618 D668724-6 Ag 412 Na
  • TNE - 1201 - Saeghvung 2618 X6687A8-8 Ag B 812 Wi

References and Contributors[edit]

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  1. "Jump Map API" and map location from Travellermap.com