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

Toffen
Toffen neighbouring systems
Toffen neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates 41.61 : 221.74[e]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planetary Data[edit]

Apocryphal Content Starts

The information after this notice comes from apocryphal sources; the canonicity of such information is uncertain.
Please view the reference page for information regarding their canonicity.

According to an apocryphal source,[43] the planet Toffen is situated at the innermost end of the system's life zone, and has a rather warm climate accordingly. Lacking mineral resources it had initially been ignored for colonisation, and was only terraformed when Terran Hegemony enterprises went looking for new projects close to Terra in the later Star League era. Even by 3054 it remains a largely agrarian world with little industry.

In accordance with the world's nature, its meagre population is largely made up of isolationist loners living on scattered farms. In an attempt to strengthen the economy, Clan Ghost Bear imported workers and new machinery and tried to implement new farming methods. They also aimed to turn the planet into a large supply depot by virtue of its proximity to the Tukayyid truce line. This caused an uprising in 3053 that had to be quelled with force of arms.

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Planetary History[edit]

Star League Era[edit]

At some point in or around 2765 Toffen III was raided by the Sixth Lyran Guards, with the Sixth detonating a nuclear weapon in the planet's upper atmosphere. The Sixth's use of a nuclear weapon was subsequently investigated by the Star League to determine if it was a violation of the rules of warfare.[44]

Clan Invasion[edit]

During the Clan Invasion, Toffen was attacked by Clan Ghost Bear in March 3052. The 332nd Assault Cluster deployed the 469th Assault Trinary to destroy the defending 3rd and 8th Toffen Guards, garrison forces amounting to two 'Mech companies and an infantry regiment. Gambling on the idea that the Clans would not risk damaging the cities they had come to conquer, the green Toffen Guards made their stand at the Dell Reservoir, which stood above the planet's major metropolitan centers. However, when confronted by only a single Trinary, the defenders grew confident and advanced to engage them...with predictable consequences. After easily routing the Toffen Guards, the 469th then chased them to the abandoned Longueil power plant three kilometers away, where the infantry took cover among the abundant, large metal cylinders and secretly planted explosives. Frustrated by the enemy's continued resistance, the Ghost Bears took to opening every old generator in their search for the enemy while Toffen soldiers slipped away a few at a time out of the main building. Suspicious of a trap, Star Captain Pinter Hall ordered the Trinary out of the plant just before it exploded. While the angry Ghost Bear warriors hunted down the remaining defenders, many escaped and went to ground. Since then, occasional flare-ups of violence from the survivors have caused trouble for the Clan garrison forces.[45]

Military Deployment[edit]

2821[edit]

3054[edit]

3062[edit]

  • Eighth Bear Cuirassiers[49]

3085[edit]

Nearby Planets[edit]

Planets within 2 jumps (60 light-years)
Closest planets first:
Planet Distance (LY) Jumps 2750 3025 3030 3040 3052 3057 3062
Mannedorf 9.18 1 DC DC DC DC CGB CGB CGB
Kiesen 10.87 1 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Rubigen 11.89 1 DC DC DC DC CGB CGB CGB
Najha 12.27 1 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Eguilles 12.30 1 DC DC DC DC CGB CGB CGB
Chandler 15.60 1 LC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Setubal 16.12 1 DC DC DC DC CGB CGB CGB
Pilkhua 17.62 1 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Krenice 17.63 1 DC DC DC DC CGB CGB CGB
Meilen 18.64 1 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Numki 22.20 1 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Utrecht 23.54 1 DC DC LC FRR CGB CGB CGB
Ardoz 24.70 1 DC DC DC DC CGB CGB CGB
Maule 25.72 1 DC DC DC FRR CGB CGB CGB
Altenmarkt 28.25 1 DC DC LC FRR CW CW CGB
Darius 29.32 1 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Caldrea 29.74 1 LC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Halesowen 30.70 2 DC DC DC FRR CGB CGB CGB
Odabasi 30.81 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Nox 34.00 2 LC DC LC FRR CW CW CGB
Kiamba 34.88 2 DC DC DC DC CSJ CSJ DC
Sternwerde 35.19 2 DC DC DC DC CGB CGB CGB
Skandia 35.52 2 DC DC DC FRR CW CW CGB
Dumaring 38.37 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Sulafat 38.42 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Shirotori 40.11 2 LC DC LC DC DC DC DC
Arkab 41.73 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Ramsau 41.74 2 LC DC LC FRR CW CW CW
Ogano 43.08 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Dehgolan 43.12 2 LC DC DC FRR FRR FRR FRR
Diosd 45.22 2 LC DC LC FRR CW CW CW
Babuyan 46.71 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Scituate 46.72 2 CC FS FS FC FC FC FC
Tukayyid 48.01 2 LC DC DC FRR FRR FRR FRR
Marawi 48.29 2 DC DC DC DC CGB CGB CGB
Kanowit 49.83 2 DC DC DC DC CNC CNC DC
Tanh Linh 50.18 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Baldur 51.38 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Trolloc Prime 51.76 2 LC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Lothan 51.91 2 LC DC DC FRR CW CW CW
Satalice 53.35 2 DC DC LC FRR CW CW CGB
Ueda 57.90 2 LC DC LC FRR FRR FRR FRR
Grumium 58.69 2 LC DC LC FRR FRR FRR FRR
Otho 58.86 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Paracale 59.01 2 DC DC DC DC DC DC DC
Alshain 59.75 2 DC DC DC DC CGB CGB CGB

References[edit]

  1. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 18, "Draconis Combine Founding" - 2319
  2. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 13, "Lyran Commonwealth at their founding in [2341]"
  3. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 31, "Draconis Combine after Age of War - 2571"
  4. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 25, "Lyran Commonwealth after Age of War [2571] Map"
  5. Historical: Reunification War, p. 159, "Inner Sphere Map [2596]"
  6. Era Report: 2750, p. 37, "Inner Sphere - 2750"
  7. Field Manual: SLDF, Inner Sphere - [2764]
  8. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - 2765"
  9. First Succession War (Source Book), p. 25, "Inner Sphere - [2786] Map"
  10. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 43, "Draconis Combine after First Succession War - 2822"
  11. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 36, "Lyran Commonwealth after First Succession War [2822] Map"
  12. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, p. 122-123, "Inner Sphere - 2822"
  13. First Succession War (Source Book), p. 113, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  14. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 53, "Draconis Combine after Second Succession War - 2864"
  15. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 40, "Lyran Commonwealth after Second Succession War [2864] Map"
  16. House Kurita (The Draconis Combine), "Draconis Combine Map - [3025]"
  17. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 64, "Draconis Combine after Third Succession War - 3025"
  18. House Steiner (The Lyran Commonwealth), Lyran Commonwealt Map [3025]
  19. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 47, "Lyran Commonwealth after Third Succession War [3025] Map"
  20. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 66, "Draconis Combine after Fourth Succession War - 3030"
  21. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 56, "Lyran Commonwealth after Fourth Succession War [3030] Map"
  22. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - 3040"
  23. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 68, "Draconis Combine after War of 3039 - 3040"
  24. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 59, "Lyran Commonwealth after War of 3039 [3040] Map"
  25. Era Report: 3052, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map [3050]"
  26. Era Report: 3052, p. 23, "Inner Sphere Map [3052]"
  27. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 71, "Draconis Combine after Operation REVIVAL - 3052"
  28. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 61, "Lyran Commonwealth after Clan Invasion [3052] Map"
  29. Era Report: 3062, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map [3057]"
  30. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere Map [3063]"
  31. Handbook: House Kurita, p. 74, "Draconis Combine after FedCom Civil War - 3067"
  32. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 70, "Lyran Commonwealth after FedCom Civil War [3067] Map"
  33. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 42, "Inner Sphere Map [October 3067]"
  34. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 65, "Inner Sphere Map [3075]"
  35. Field Report: DCMS, p. 21, "DCMS Deployment Table [3079]"
  36. Field Report: LAAF, p. 19, "Lyran Alliance Deployment Table [3079]"
  37. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 63, "Inner Sphere Map - [March 3081]"
  38. Field Manual: 3085, p. 127, "Inner Sphere Map - [October 3085]"
  39. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  40. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map - [3135]"
  41. Era Report: 3145, p. 39, "Inner Sphere Map - [3145]"
  42. Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - 3145"
  43. Clanwächter, pp. 221-223
  44. Field Report 2765: LCAF, p. 12, "Lyran Guards"
  45. Invading Clans, p. 37
  46. First Succession War (Source Book), p. 137, "First Succession War Deployment Table - DCMS"
  47. Objective Raids, p. 62, "Unit Note"
  48. Field Manual: Warden Clans, p. 163, "Warden Clans Deployment Table"
  49. Roar of Honor, pp. 23-26, "8th Bear Cuirassiers remained stationed on Toffen".
  50. Field Manual: 3085, p. 127, "Deployment Table - 3085"

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