GM Ultima Tectum system

 
 

-Ultima Tectum-

Astronomy and habitats of system

Chronology of system

Spaceships visiting system regularily

Personae dramatis

Cults, conspiracies and heresies

Imperial forces

Xenos

Minor NPCs

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Ultima Tectum

Class: Blue Size:Giant Gravity: Massive
Anomalies: Permanent sunspot, violent sun storms, xenos mausoleum

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Gravis Minor

Class: Rockplanet
Size:Small
Gravity: Standard Atmosphere: Terran
Anomalies: Permanent nanocrystal haze, archaotech

Habitable planet with anomaly atmosphere with programmed nanocrystals.

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Imperial habitat: Research station EF-188 (Mechanicum),
Description:
Population: 250
Cultural specialities:
-Adeptus Mechanicus
-Skritarii
-Servitor crew

Essential components:
Thule pattern Plasma drive Superchargable
Castellan void shield
Gellar field
Minimal Life sustainer
Compartments
Mechanicus HQ
Auspex and Stellar Sensors

Suplemental components:
Research laboratory
Munitorium

Upgrades: Atomics, Servitor crew,

Weapons:
Torpedo tubes
Lance weapon
Plasma battery

Dramatis personae:

Enginseer Sprabolus, Hyper-rationalist of Ordo Logi
-zealot of Thule sect,

Scritarii commander

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Non-imperial habitats: Fallout shelter 7 aka Labyrinth of the Great Mask
Description: Habitable planet with anomaly atmosphere with programmed nanocrystals.
Population: 3000
Cultural specialities:

Dramatis personae:

The Great Mask, parasitic cybernetic organism leading masked tribes

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Non-imperial habitat: Machine city of Angels
Description:
Population: 0
Cultural specialities:

Dramatis personae:

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Gravis Major

Class: Rock planet
Size: Normal Gravity: Standard
Atmosphere: Terran
Anomalies: Eldar plants

Habitat: Bastion of Saint Drusus aka Mudpit
Description: Imperial colony
Population: 5.000 Imperial citizens
150 Imperial guards
Cultural specialities:
-Colonists, building infrastructure
-Excavators, gathering resources
-Collectors, collecticg exotic trade goods
Resources:
-Usharillos,
-Apex glands,
-Arachmite poison,
-Jingo resin,

Dramatis personae

Hanharan, Councillor of colony,
-father of many childrens

Brother Makbae, missionary unorthodox sect,
-cultural assimilation of natives to imperial creed.

Isalte, Logger baroness,
-seeking fourth marriage
-heritor son is trouble seeking drunkard.

Chorda dynasty resource consultant, making profit and progress Sellinow meat to imperial navy.

Golden boy, prophesied Alpha psyker half imperial/half native celling cheap usharillos

Minor NPCs:

Essential components:
Colony fission core, low fuel consumption, high radiation.
Void shield array
Emergency Life sustainer
Crammed housing
Colonization HQ
Atmospheric Sensors

Suplemental components:
Shrine of the Emperor

Weapons:
Atmosphere missile defence
No orbital defence

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Non imperial habitats: Pre-imperial colonization survivals
Description: Hunter gatherer society
Population: est 1 millon
Cultural specialities: Three separate tribes from different fallout shelters.

Sokanon, Spiritual leader of Spirit dance cult

Enapai, Leader of Salmon tribe, shares continent with imperial colonists

Akecheta, Leader of Eagle tribe

Demothi, Leader of Snake tribe

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Vallum
Class: Moon of Gravis Major
Size: Normal
Gravity: Standard
Atmosphere: None
Anomalies:

Habitat: “Foundation of Glory”
Description: Imperial navy fortress
Space:
Population: 15.000
Cultural specialities:
-Imperial guards 7000 men
-Dreadnoughts 1 squad
-Fighter pilots 100 men

Essential components:
Military plasma core
Void shield array
Life sustainer
Bunker crew compartments
Tactical HQ
Deep array sensors

Suplemental components:
Lighter bay
Planetary assault pods

Weapons:
Torpedo tubes
Fighter bay

Dramatis personae

Base commander

Sanctioned combat psyker

Tech-priest of Adeptus Mechanicum, Transmechanic

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Penitus Balteus Class: Asteroid Belt
Size: Huge
Gravity:None
Atmosphere: None
Anomalies: Xeno artifacts, archaotech, exotic minerals (psycrystal)

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Avaritas”, Space station

Description: Mining procession station
Space:
Population: 50 000
Cultural specialities:
-Void born miner clans
-Chorda Dynasty shock troops 3000 men
-Cold trade – Xeno artefacts

Essential components:
Fusion core, supercharged
Void shield
Life sustainer, poor
Compartments, crammed
Mining bridge
Auspex Sensors

Suplemental components:
Asteroid tractor beam
Smelting chamber

Dramatis personae:

Commander of station, veteran of imperial navy

Humer, Senior priest of ecclesiarchy

Furtius Cybersmith Ordo Artesan
-Forge master of smelting pits,
-xenophobe Follower of Scions of the Iron Sphere
-Resource exotic materials

Minor NPCs:

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UT-518, ”Scutum”, major asteroid

Class: Asteroid, rock
Description: Hollowed out giant asteroid
Size: Small
Gravity: None
Atmosphere: None
Anomalies: Xeno artefacts, ancient xeno infrastructure, exotic materials

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UT-1183, ”Emperor’s ball”, major asteroid

Class: Asteroid, metal
Size: Small
Gravity: Low
Atmosphere: None
Anomalies: High metal content, exotic materials, adamantium

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Space ship graveyard

-Remains of battle between Hegemony of Terra and native xeno race

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Impensus

Class: Gas giant
Size: Huge
Gravity: Extreme
Atmosphere: Deadly
Anomalies: Signs of atmospheric space ship fueling and dumping.

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Gaudimonium

Class: Moon of Impensus
Size: Small
Gravity: Low
Atmosphere: None
Anomalies: Archaotech infrastructure – star ship refuel station

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Semis

Class: Moon of Impensus
Size: Small
Gravity: Low
Atmosphere: None
Anomalies:

Habitat: STC arcology of Skolana Psykana
Space:
Population: 150
Cultural specialities:
-Psykers
-Skolana Psykana cyborg troops
-Heretical sect

Essential components:
Modified industrial core
Void shield array
Hexagrammatic warding
Ancient Life sustainer
Luxury Compartments
Psykana HQ
Hexagrammatic sensors

Suplemental components:
Hexagrammatic cell
Astropathic choir

Dramatis personae

Idomias, Heretical headmaster serving radical inquisitor

Herkel, Imprisoned astropath with mutation

Murder servitor

Minor NPCs:

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Irae
Class: Moon of Impensus
Size: Medium
Gravity: Standard
Atmosphere: Low pressure terran
Anomalies: Archaotech, Extra solar xenos life form – Centiworm

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Nothus

Class: Rock planet
Size: Small
Gravity: Standard
Atmosphere: Toxic
Anomalies: Extra solar planet, promethean drilling?

Name: Naval Penal Camp 684-D
Description: STC arcology domes, pre-imperial
Space:
Population:
Crew: 150
Prisoners: 80.000

Cultural specialities:
-Penal colony
-Mutant gangs
-Cold trade
–Fightpit

Essential components:
Industrial fission core – no usage peak resistance
Void shield
Life sustainer
Crammed Population Compartments – Movement restricted between compartments
Prison HQ
Orbital Sensors for communication with orbiting ships

Suplemental components:
Munitorium
Fighting pit: Beasts, mutants and prisones.

Dramatis personae:

Vladir, Prison warden
Ozmot, Fight pit champion, Vegetarian
Arallo, Mutant gang leader
Radulf, Prophet of alkaline springs

Minor NPCs:
Righteous prison guard
MC of fight pits

Xavier, sharpened up by administor “Lahtivalas”

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Nimbus Exter, Comet cloud
Class: Comet cloud Size: Huge Gravity: None Atmosphere: None Anomalies: Xeno artefacts, archaotech, exotic elements

Resources:
Rare radioactive isotopes
Super heavy water

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Canor Sol”, Space station
Class: Pre-Imperial space dock Size: Huge Gravity: Standard Atmosphere:Terran Anomalies:

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UT-192, ”Pauperpolis”, major comet

Class: Main body of comet swarm
Size: Huge
Gravity: None
Atmosphere: None
Anomalies: Cold trade – drugs, artefacts, slaves

Solomon, Gunslinger

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UT-451, ”Pugia”, major comet
Class: Comet cloud
Size: Huge
Gravity: None
Atmosphere: None
Anomalies: Cold trade – xeno artefacts

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Graveyard of spaceships

-Battle between native xenos and Hegemony of Terra

-Mama Bethel and boys

-Bernam Bethel, scout, Lutra Immaterium

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Chronology of Ultima Tectum

-Native xeno lifeform arises through hardships caused by solar radiation.

-Contact with Yu’vath gives forbidden lore warp to xeno society

-Explorers of Hegemony of Terra scout system

-Invasion of AI controlled grand cruiser and colony planets Nothus and Carduus

-Xenocide wipes native lifeform. Xeno homeplanet collides with Carduus and they are shattered to form Penitus Balteus

-Hegemony of Terra colonizes Gravis Major, Gravis Major. Nothus is abandoned to outer circle.

-Angel 1 and Angel 2 fight over control of grand cruisr on orbit of Gravis Minor and ship

crashes to planet.

-As human psyker activity increases a sunflare from the mausoleum of sun scortches system. Colonies collapse and degenerate to primitivity. Life survives at Gravis Minor, Gravis major and Irae (Moon of Impensus).

-Eldar visit Gravis Major and teach native humans to cultivate usha and to procure usharillos to prevent population psychicly overloading sunspot anomaly.

-Thule fleet visits solar system and sets up research station before departing.

-Rogue trader charts the warp route to Ultima Tectum to sells copy to Winterscale dynasty.

-Rogue trader is sentenced for cold trade and his starcharts end up to Chorda dynasty.

-Winterscale claim Solar system by right of spacedocks, Chorda dynasty claim solar system by right of agriworld.

-Based on divinations of mutated astropath radical inquisitor searches for golden boy, alpha level psyker that has been foreseen.

-Rival dynasties start to build footholds at solar system

-Arbirator Mordechai is sent to solar system with magos Gödel and Astropath Martyn Underberg.

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-Explosive assasination attempt at welcome ceremony

*Reaching quarters and finding mysterious package

*Searching adepts quarters

*Meeting commander of space station

-Native rebellion from contaminated food

-Location of celestial choir

-Location of shrine of Omnissiah

-Native rebellion at Gravis Major

-Miner strike of Penitus Balteus

-Ethnical cleansing of Gravis Major

-Deluge of colonists as Chorda speeds up agriworld development.

-Sun dance movement starts to project psychic powers to alien mausoleum

-Sunspot anomaly is activated

A: Diving to the sunspot to alien mausoleum

B: Harnessing Throne of Angel at Gravis minor to rip sunspot away

C: Leading exodus to archaotech bunkers and lost STC template

D: Leading evacuation at spacedocks with confiscated riches

-As xenomauseleoum discharges warp energy from anomaly sunspot all life in solar system is destroyed. Except natives of Gravis major who flee to archaotech bunkers and population of Gravis minor who are protected by nanocrystals in the atmosphere.

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Gaudimonium, moon of Impensus

Desolate archaotech industrial facility

Population: 15

Culture:

Voidborn technomat specialists

Irae, Moon of Impensus

Deathworld with breathable athmosphere and horrible giant insects.

Nothus

Description: STC arcology domes, pre-imperial

Space:

Population:

Crew: 150

Prisoners: 30.000

Cultural specialities:

Penal colony

Mutant gangs

Cold trade – Fightpit

Dramatis personae:

Vladir, Prison warden

Ozmot, Fight pit champion, Vegetarian

Arallo, Mutant gang leader

Radulf, Prophet of alkaline springs

Minor NPCs:

Righteous prison guard

MC of fight pits

Essential components:

Industrial Plasma core – no usage peak resistance, overcharged

Void shield

Life sustainer

Crammed Population Compartments – Movement restricted between compartments

Prison HQ

Orbital Sensors for communication with orbiting ships

Suplemental components:

Munitorium

Fighting pit: Beasts, mutants and prisones.

Cantor Sol, Nimbus exter

Hull: Space dock ,Archaotech STC

Space:

Population: 18 000

Cultural specialities:

Void born

Winterscale dynasty troops

Cold trade – Xeno artefacts, Archaotech artefacts, Beasts, Mutant slaves

Dramatis personae:

Commander of Space station, veteran of imperial guard

Paris Lieutnant

Hemlock, Security consultant of Winterscale dynasty

Boltazar, Resource manager of Adeptus Adminstratum

Angur, Cold trade contact, keeper of antiques shop with occasional plasma ammo

Omnisheim, Rune-Priest
-Devoted reactor monk with connections to archaotech cold trade,
-Follower of radical Levelist dogma.

Minor NPCs:

Matriarch of major miner clan

Bounty hunter/assassin

Essential components:

Plasma core

Void shield array

Gellar field Ancient, gargantuan, unpowered

Ancient Life sustainer

Compartments

Commerce Bridge

Deep space Sensors

Suplemental components:

Main cargo hold

Repair dock

Luxury quarters

Market place

Observatory

Arboretum

Cog interlink, unpowered

Upgrades:

Ostensious displays of wealth

Weapons:

Macrobatteries

Missile defense sytems

-Chainsword STC

-White noise generator STC

-Cogitator STC

-MIU STC