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|Yggdrasil/Yggdrasil (Trojan Reach 0815)|
|Classic Era (1115)|| |
Yggdrasil is a poor desert world with no free-standing water.
Point of Interest: "World Ash" Space Elevator
The World Ash of Yggdrasil is a space elevator composed of six thousand kilometers of carbon nanotube and glassteel, which rises from a mountain on the equator into orbit.
- The royal family have their celestial palace on the counterweight atop the elevator.
History & Background (Dossier)
- Yggdrasil is ruled by the Golden Queen, who traces her lineage to the rulers of the Sindalian Empire.
- When the empire fell, one of the rulers fled to Yggdrasil and started the current royal line.
- More substantial recontact occurred two generations later.
- Yggdrasil, with its space elevator and high-capacity starport was the ideal place for the Imperium to establish a trading post.