Gatekeeper

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Note: X and Y are coordinates (light years on XY plane) relative to Terra at (0, 0)

X: -23.64 Y: 1,765.08[e]


Planetary Data[1][2][edit]

  • Star Type (Recharge Time): A8V (169 hours)
  • Position In System: 2 (of 2)
  • Time to Jump Point: 25.77 days
  • Number of Satellites: 5
  • Surface water: 10%
  • Atmosphere: Standard (Tainted)
  • Surface gravity: 0.7
  • Equatorial Temperature: 40°C
  • Percentage and Level of Native Life: Plants

Planetary Description & Notable Landmarks[edit]

Gatekeeper is an early Star League-In-Exile colony which was established prior to the SLDF's collapse in 2801.

History[edit]

Nova Cat Abjuration[edit]

In April 27th, 3060, Grand Council of the Clans voted to Abjuration or eject Clan Nova Cat from Clan space, with only a month's warning. Clan Jade Falcon's 53rd Battle Cluster attacked the Nova Cats' garrison forces without Trial. The Falcons had felt that the Cats were dezgra, and so did not deserve the honor of a trial. Nova Cat defenders instead of conducting a fighting withdrawal, went head-on against the 53rd's forces to prevent Falcons penetrating into the Nova Cats' major population centers. These Nova Cats attempted to buy time for their civilian castes to evacuate the planet, and paid with their lives. The 53rd Battle Cluster destroyed all Nova Cat forces to the last warrior, preventing the majority of the civilian caste from escaping the planet.[3]

Garrisoning Military Force[edit]

3059[edit]

Era Specific Data[edit]

3062[edit]

  • Population: 4,300,000

Owner History[edit]

Nearby Planets[edit]

Planets within 2 jumps (60 light-years).
Closest planets first:
Planet Distance (LY) Jumps 2570 2750 2800 2821 3025 3030 3040 3052 3057 3062 3067
Brim 10.50 1 N N SLiE Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan
Delios 20.00 1 N N SLiE Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan
Albion 23.50 1 N N SLiE Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan
Priori  ??.??  ? N N N Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan
Lum 35.00 2 N N SLiE Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan
Shadow 35.00 2 N N SLiE Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan
Strana Mechty 50.?? 2 N N SLiE Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan Clan

Notes[edit]

All Light-year distances were measured with Historical: Operation Klondike map scale. These are proximate distances between worlds using the Pentagon and Kernesky Cluster Map scale.[10]. As of this writing, there is little information that gives detail description of Gatekeeper in current sourcebooks.

References[edit]

  1. The Clans: Warriors of Kerensky, p. 113, "Gatekeeper's Plantary Data from 3062"
  2. The Wars of Reaving, p. 235, "The Wars of Reaving Campaign"
  3. The Clans: Warriors of Kerensky, pp. 26-28 - End of Era/Wars of Possession Nova Cat Abjuration's history on Gatekeeper.
  4. Field Manual: Crusader Clans, p. 155, "Crusader Clans Deployment Table"
  5. Historical: Operation Klondike p. 19 - By 2800, early clan worlds are colonized by SLDF's Star League-in-Exile and not formally the Clans.
  6. Historical: Operation Klondike, p. 135 - 2821 map shows Gatekeeper settled by Clans.
  7. The Clans: Warriors of Kerensky p. 114
  8. Field Manual Update p. 39
  9. Wars of Reaving p. 248
  10. Historical: Operation Klondike, p. 135 - Pentagon & Kerensky Cluster (2821)

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