Wochiers (world)

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Wochiers/Regina (Spinward Marches 2207)
Milieu 1116
EAC28CC-9
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
SizeA Large (16,000 km)
AtmosphereC Exotic (insidious)
Hydrographics2 Dry World 20%
Population8 Moderate (700 million)
GovernmentC Charismatic Oligarchy
LawC Extreme Law (no privacy)
Tech Level9 Early Stellar (fusion)
See also UWP
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System Details
Primary F0 V
Worlds 17
Gas Giants 3
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Charismatic oligarchy
Law Level Extreme
Cultural Extension B78C
Army size (BEs) 150
Economic Details
Technology Level 9
Economic Extension
D78+2
ResourcesDVery abundant
Labor7Moderate (70 million)
Infrastructure8 Generally available
Efficiency+2Good
Importance -1
Resource Units 1,456
GWP (BCr) 2,049
World Trade Number 3.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 177
Starport Details
Classification Class-E
Port Size 3
Building Capacity (Tons) 840,000
Port employees 15
Port passengers (annual) 2,500

Wochiers is a moderate population fluidic hellworld with over a hundred million, but not yet at a billion sophonts in population size, who are struggling to survive in an inhospitable environment.

  • A fluid world has an oceanic geography of a liquid other than water such as ammonia, methane, hydrocarbons, or other exotic liquids.
  • Hellworlds often offer daily, and sometimes hourly, life-threatening situations to their inhabitants. Survivors often form intense survival skills and tend to be grim realists. 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. Wochiers, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight and the feifdom of a viscount. Both are members of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world.
Wochiers/Regina (Spinward Marches 2207)
New Era
EAC28CC-A
StarportE Frontier - no facilities
SizeA Large (16,000 km)
AtmosphereC Exotic (insidious)
Hydrographics2 Dry World 20%
Population8 Moderate (800 million)
GovernmentC Charismatic Oligarchy
LawC Extreme Law (no privacy)
Tech LevelA Early Stellar (jump drive)
See also UWP
Cultural Details
Government Charismatic oligarchy
Law Level Extreme
Cultural Extension B78C
Army size (BEs) 150
Economic Details
Technology Level 10
Economic Extension
D78-4
ResourcesDVery abundant
Labor7Moderate (80 million)
Infrastructure8 Generally available
Efficiency-4Very poor
Importance 0
Resource Units 437
GWP (BCr) 1,756
World Trade Number 3.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 448
Starport Details
Classification Class-E
Port Size 6
Building Capacity (Tons) 720,000
Port employees 25,510
Port passengers (annual) 2,400

Era: New Era

Wochiers is a moderate population fluidic hellworld with over a hundred million, but not yet at a billion sophonts in population size, who are struggling to survive in an inhospitable environment.

  • A fluid world has an oceanic geography of a liquid other than water such as ammonia, methane, hydrocarbons, or other exotic liquids.
  • Hellworlds often offer daily, and sometimes hourly, life-threatening situations to their inhabitants. Survivors often form intense survival skills and tend to be grim realists. It is a member of Regency of Deneb in the Regina Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

No information yet available.

Monostellar System[edit]

Wochiers Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Wochiers Primary Primary Yellow-White F0 V


System Data[edit]

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Mainworld Data[edit]

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Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

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Mainworld Map[edit]

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Native Lifeforms[edit]

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History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Imperial High (Landed) Nobility[edit]

Wochiers, 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]

Wochiers has a frontier quality starport.

World Technology Level[edit]

Wochiers possesses a Technology Level of TL-9.

  • Common Communication technologies for this TL include: Fiber optics and satellite communication and data networks.
  • Common Power Generation technologies for this TL include: Early fusion power.
  • Common Transportation technologies for this TL include:
    • Land: Ultra high-speed trains and early grav vehicles.
    • Water: High efficiency sailcraft, multihulled seacraft, improved artificial gears.
    • Air: Tiltrotorcraft, exotic VTOL's, PARWIG, and rocket-assisted suborbitals.
    • Space: SSTO spacecraft, early military spacecraft, and interstellar STL starships
    • FTL: Prototype Jump Drive-1.

World Government[edit]

Wochiers has a Charismatic Oligarchy government.

  • It is a government by a select group, organization, or class enjoying overwhelming confidence of the citizenry.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Popular Oligarchy.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Hegemony .

World Law Level[edit]

No information yet available.

World Military[edit]

No information yet available.

World Economy[edit]

Wochiers has a high atmospheric pressure greatly facilitates crystal-growing, which is the planet's main industry. Wochiers crystals are very durable and are used primarily in Imperial warships.

Trade Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Demographics[edit]

The population lives in the mountains or in underground complexes.

World Culture[edit]

By tradition, all visitors to Wochiers must bring an offering of a living plant to the hydroponics caves; suitable plants are available in the starport gift shop.

Urbanization[edit]

In addition to the largest city at Wochiers Startown, other major settlements on Wochiers include Rouseau, Ginush, Gagamburg, and Kumaland.

Historical Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Timeline[edit]

  • (499): Octagon Society dissolved after financial scandals; most assets sold at auction, remainder transferred to Wochiers (Spinward Marches 2207). (Adventure 03 - Twilight's Peak, GDW, 1980, p. 46.)
  • (872): Lent Publishers of Wochiers (Spinward Marches 2207) publishes a history of the Octagon Society. (Adventure 03 - Twilight's Peak, GDW, 1980, p. 51.)

UWP Listing[edit]

No information yet available.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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