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Base Information
Classification Omnivore
Status Minor Race
Locomotion Flyer
Body Form
Confluence Non-humanoid
Bio-Identenoid Insectoid
Size 0.08 meters
Weight 0.3 kg
Languages Native Language
Social Structure Anarchy
Technological Epoch TL:7-9
Psionic potential Standard
Origin World
Homeworld location Aachen (Ustral Quadrant 3208)
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere7 Standard (tainted)
Hydrographics4 Wet World 40%
Population7 Moderate (20 million)
Government6 Captive Government/Colony
Law6 Moderate Law (no firearms except shotguns)
Tech Level8 Pre-Stellar (superconductors)
Primary Star F8 V
Atmosphere Standard (tainted)
Off-world presence No
Zoetic individuals Yes
Reference Douglas G. Snyder
Canon No
Also see Hive Mind

The A'ach'en of Aachen (Ustral Quadrant 3208) are a Minor Non-Human Race with a Non-humanoid appearance and technologically competent sophonts.

Physiology & Environment (Ecology)[edit]

Oen if the most interesting aspects of A'ach'en physiology and cognizance is that A'ach'en alone or in small numbers are proto-sentient at best, but when joined in close proximity with roughly eighty to a hundred of their species, A'ach'en gain sentience and form a Group Intelligence, often called a hive mind, with intelligence levels equal to most members of Humaniti.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Their home world is currently interdicted by Solomani Security.

Technology & Trade (Economy)[edit]

The A'ach'en are a TL–8 society. The A'ach'en are unable to produce interstellar craft, and as an interdicted world, are unable to conduct trade or buy technology from others.


This race is primarily located in the following areas:
Charted Space:


The homeworld of this race is:

World Listing: 1105[edit]

Significant communities of this race are known to dwell within the following systems and worlds:

1 of 1 World articles in A'ach'en
Aachen  •  
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References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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