Sword Worlder

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Sword Worlder
Imperial Sunburst-Sun-IISS-Traveller.gif
TBD
Classification Omnivore/gatherer
Size 1.8 m / 5'10"
Weight 100.0 kg / 220.0 lbs
Status Ethnicity
Homeworld Terra (Solomani Rim 1827)
Multi-world Yes
Extinct Extant
Psi Potential Standard
Canon Yes
Reference Journal of the Travellers' Aid Society 18 13-19.
TBD

The Sword Worlder are a technologically sophisticated sophont species.

Biology[edit]

A Sword Worlder is an inhabitant of the Sword Worlds.

Anatomy & Physiology[edit]

Humans, on average, stand approximately 1.8 meters in height and weigh about 100 kilograms.

  • Descended from omnivore gatherers, humans developed intelligence in response to shifting climatological factors.
  • The genetic homeworld of Humaniti is believed to be Terra (Solomani Rim 1827).

Body Plan[edit]

  • Humanoid
  • Bilateral symmetry (2-ial)
  • Tetrapod (4-ped)
    • Two limbs used for manipulation "arms"
      • Former brachiator (still capable climber)
    • Two limbs used for locomotion (biped) "legs"
  • Body consists of three segments
    • Head with sensors and multiple-use orifice (consumption, communication, and respiration)
    • Torso with manipulatory limbs
    • Abdomen with locomotor limbs

Biochemistry[edit]

Humans have a conventional carbon-water based biochemistry.

Respiration[edit]

Humans use a conventional respiration cycle consisting of:

  • Oxygen-nitrogen inhalant
  • Carbon dioxide exhalant

Evolution & Environment[edit]

Overview:

  • Hyper-acclimitization: Known to quickly adapt to many different climates and environments.
  • Requires shelter and clothing.
  • Prefer to shelter in defensible dens protected from the elements.

Ecology[edit]

Humans are primarily a diurnal species and are active by daylight and rest during the night.

  • They use a wide variety of technologies to master their environment including terraforming.

Diet & Trophics[edit]

  • Omnivore/gatherer
    • Homeotherm
    • Sometimes called a "hunter-gatherer" due to many human's penchant for pursuing animal sustenance.
    • Known for advanced agriculture and livestock husbandry practices.
    • Regarded as an apex predator, through the use of technology, on their homeworlds.

Gender & Reproduction[edit]

Humans have the following reproductive characteristics::

  • Two genders (male & female)
    • Mild sexual dimorphism
  • (sexual reproduction)
    • Reproduces through conjugal intercourse
    • Varied mating systems (primarily monogamy)
  • Viviparous birth
    • (Iteroparous): Uses K-selection and have few offspring that require considerable amounts of time to raise to maturity.

Lifecycle[edit]

No information yet available.

Psychology[edit]

No information yet available.

Motivation[edit]

  • Anti-authoritarianism ("fanatical homesteaders")
  • Independence
  • Cultural pride

Philosophy (Mindset)[edit]

No information yet available.

Language & Letters (Communication)[edit]

The language of the Sword Worlds is largely Solomani-derived. It has heavy influences from the following Solomani languages:

  • Icelandic
  • Anglic
  • German

Culture & Society (Ethnology)[edit]

No information yet available.

Social Organization: 1116[edit]

No information yet available.

History[edit]

No information yet available.

Historical Eras[edit]

No information yet available.

History: General Overview[edit]

No information yet available.

History-Era: Mileu 1100[edit]

No information yet available.

Major Historical Events Timeline: 1116[edit]

These are some of the more important historical events that have affected this polity:

  • No information yet available.

Civilization[edit]

No information yet available.

Government & Politics (Leadership)[edit]

Government Structure: 1116[edit]

Military & Intelligence (Force Projection)[edit]

This culture is well known for producing capable fighting forces. Sword Worlders are largely a warrior race.

Business & Trade (Economy)[edit]

No information yet available.

Research & Technology: 1116[edit]

No information yet available.

Worlds & Sectors (Astrography)[edit]

This race (sophont species) is primarily located in the following areas:

Homeworld: 1105[edit]

The homeworld of this race (sophontic species) is:

World Listing: 1105[edit]

Significant communities of this race (sophont species) are known to exist within the following systems and worlds:

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References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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