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Base Information
Classification Autotroph/chemotroph
Status Minor Race
Body Form
Size Unknown
Weight Unknown
Social Structure
Technological Epoch
Psionic potential TBD
Origin World
Homeworld location Weeven (Alpha Crucis 1812)
StarportX No Starport
Size0 Asteroid/Planetoid Belt
Atmosphere0 Vacuum
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population0 Barren (0)
Government0 No Government structure
Law0 No Law
Tech Level0 Pre-Industrial (primitive)
Primary Star
Off-world presence No
Zoetic individuals
Reference Solomani 152.
Canon Yes
Also see

The Sundowners are a technologically sophisticated sophont species.

Description (Specifications)

A Sundowner, or Lampshade, is a member of a sedentary vacuum-adapted Minor Race native to Weeven (Alpha Crucis 1812), where their population numbers in the billions.

Physiology & Environment

They leach light metals and oxygen from the world’s regolith, which they convert into a form of rocket fuel used to migrate.

History & Background (Dossier)

Some Lampshades have been induced to perform resource extraction tasks for the Solomani population.

Psychology & Philosophy

The Sundowners are sentient but very slow thinkers. They operate on a different sense of time. They are long lived and in no hurry for any facet of life. They perceive other carbon based life forms as fleeting and ephemeral when compared to their more gradual progress through existence.

Worlds & Sectors (Astrography)

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

Homeworld: 1105

The homeworld of this race (sophontic species) is:

World Listing: 1105

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

1 of 1 World articles in Sundowner
Weeven  •  
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References & Contributors (Sources)

This article was copied or excerpted from the following copyrighted sources and used under license from Far Future Enterprises or by permission of the author.