Protalus (world)

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Protalus/Bunkeria (Core 0128)
Classic Era (1115)
B559563-C
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km, 0.40g - 0.57g)
Atmosphere5 Thin
Hydrographics9 Wet World 90%
Population5 Moderate (100 thousand)
Government6 Captive Government/Colony
Law3 Low Law (no automatic weapons)
Tech LevelC Average Stellar (robots)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K0 V
Planetoid Belts 2
Gas Giants 3

Protalus is a nonindustrial world, that requires extensive imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society.

  • In a technological universe, societies without industrial capability generally suffer as nearly all manufactured and high tech goods must be brought in at significant cost.
  • As a nonindustrial world, it requires extensive imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society. The need to import most manufactured and high technology goods drives the price of these goods up in the open market.
  • It is a member of the Third Imperium in the Bunkeria Subsector of Core Sector in the Domain of Sylea.
  • This world has a nearby Imperial Naval Base, capable of handling warships.
  • During the Long Night this world was named Sheki.
  • This world was colonized by and is controlled from Marsus (world).

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

Today Protalus is a vassal state to Irlu (Core 0428), three parsecs away.

  • Protalus is rarely visited and is considered by many to be an unimportant backwater.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

A non-industrial world located in the Bunkeria Subsector of the Core Sector.

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