Old Islands Subsector

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Old Islands Subsector
Sturgeon's LawQuichotteNeubayernSchlesien BeltNew HomeColchisSt. GenevieveAcadieSansterreAchilleAmondiageSt. DenisLost Way SubsectorNew Islands SubsectorLimon SubsectorArcrant SubsectorReft SectorVestus SubsectorMacon SubsectorTwo Little SubsectorBarker SubsectorUsher SubsectorSagittarian SubsectorLost Way SubsectorGome SubsectorVoid 8 SubsectorNew Islands SubsectorOld Islands SubsectorLimon SubsectorAlone SubsectorEvestin SubsectorArcrant SubsectorMoibin SubsectorOld Islands subsector
Sector Reft
Capital None
No. of Stars 12
Majority Control Non-Aligned - 42%
2nd Control Empire of Amondiage - 17%
3rd Control Other - 31%
Map Key Map Key


Old Islands Subsector, first settled in AD 4512 (-9 Imperial) with generation ships and cold sleep capsules from Terra (Solomani Rim 1849), developed and expanded with ships using sublight drives for nearly a thousand years. [1]

Description[edit]

No information yet available.

Astrographic Features & Trade Routes[edit]

History and background[edit]

Historical Eras[edit]

Major historical events timeline[edit]

During the Third Frontier War, a chance encounter with an Imperial navy cruiser brought jump drives to all major worlds in the Islands Cluster. In the 130 years since then, contact with the Imperium has been slight, but the worlds within the subsector have struggled almost continually to achieve supremacy over neighboring systems. [1]

Wars among the major Islands powers raged intermittently from 1106 until 1140. Behind their eight-parsec moat, the Islanders remained unconcerned by the Rebellion, but each power was determined to be firmly in control by the the time the re-united Imperium came to offer membership to the victorious rulers. [2]

In 1140 Regency forces arbitrarily declared an end to these wars when they effectively annexed both subsectors. [2]

Politics and diplomacy: Milieu 1116[edit]

Old Islands, subsector K of Reft contains 12 worlds with an estimated population of 10 billion, a per capita income of Cr6,195, and a total economy is BCr64,284. These worlds originate an interstellar trade of BCr147 through 10 starports (4 Class A, 1 Class B, 3 Class C, 2 Class D) employing 18,290 people. Driving this interstellar trade are two Agricultural (Ag) worlds, no Non-Agricultural (Na) worlds, two Pre-Agricultural (Pa) worlds, one Pre-Industrial (Pi) world, one Rich (Ri) world, and one Industrial (In) world. The governments in Old Islands maintain nine Military bases, and four Naval bases. The average technology level is 9 (with most between 7 and 11). The highest technology level is 13 at New Home (Reft 1925).

Old Islands, subsector K of Reft contains 13 stars and 133 identified planets; 11 monostellar systems, one binary system, no trinary systems, and no systems with four or more stars. 9 of the 12 systems (75%) have native gas giants. There are one Asteroid (As) belt, one Desert (De) world, no Garden (Ga) worlds, one Ice-capped (Ic) world, no Poor (Po) worlds, two Vacuum (Va) worlds, and one Water (Wa) or Ocean (Oc) world.

Old Islands has an estimated population of 10 billion distributed across three High population (Hi) worlds, two Moderate population (Ph) worlds, three Non-industrial (Ni) worlds, three Low population (Lo) worlds, and no Barren (Ba) worlds. The highest population worlds are Neubayern (Reft 1822), Sansterre (Reft 2322), and Amondiage (Reft 2325). The population consists of 1 sophont groups.

1 identified sophont populations in Old Islands


Non-Aligned, Human-dominated[edit]

There are 12 Non-Aligned Human-dominated worlds in Old Islands with an estimated population of 10 billion.

Demographics[edit]

Significant populations of the following sophont races exist within this subsector:

World Listing[edit]

12 Worlds in the Old Islands Subsector
Acadie  •  Achille  •  Amondiage  •  Colchis  •    •  Neubayern  •  New Home  •    •  Quichotte  •  Sansterre  •  Schlesien Belt  •  St. Denis (Re 2423)  •  St. Genevieve  •  Sturgeon's Law  •  


Politics and diplomacy: New Era[edit]

The Old Islands Subsector contains 12 systems with a known population of 10.703 billion sapients.

Demographics[edit]

Significant populations of the following sophont races exist within this subsector:

World Listing[edit]

12 Worlds in the Old Islands Subsector
Acadie  •  Achille  •  Amondiage  •  Colchis  •    •  Neubayern  •  New Home  •    •  Quichotte  •  Sansterre  •  Schlesien Belt  •  St. Denis (Re 2423)  •  St. Genevieve  •  Sturgeon's Law  •  


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