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

Gambilon neighbouring systems
Gambilon neighbouring systems
System Information
X:Y Coordinates -263.594 : -382.84[e]

The Gambilon system was home to at least one habitable world or construct and as at 3145 was located in the Magistracy of Canopus.[1][2]

System Description[edit]

The Gambilon system is located near the Marantha and Zelmag III systems.[3][4]

System History[edit]

The Gambilon system was either colonised at some point during the Star League era after the end of the Reunification War or was an already-inhabited system that became significant enough during this era for its location to be recorded on maps.[5][3][4]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planetary History[edit]

In February 3069 Grandin's Crusaders was contracted by the Magistracy of Canopus for "special operations" as they got their own DropShip. The loss of contact with the Magistracy had been a matter of concern to IE for some time, so Grandin's Crusaders liaison brought the contract to Grandin's attention and strongly encouraged him to accept. The mission: to escort MIM operatives in their Mark VII Landing Craft to Gambilon. The unit appeared at the planet's nadir point and started the insertion process. MIM had defined two of their Mark VII as decoys while the third one was to execute a HALO Drop to infiltrate the agents. So in the last day of February 3069 the mission was launched. Avoiging the system's Olympus-class Space Station, the Tonnant and the MIM Mark VII avoided the Thraxan militia and WoB mercenaries (at least one of those commands was recognized by the Crusaders as a Company Store victim of the Word) craft lifted off-world to engage the landing craft. The Tonnant received minor damage, but the contract payment covered repairs at an IE yard and some more. The unit learned afterward that the drop itself had been a distraction for an operation aimed at toppling the collaborationist local government. This report to IE was one of the first signs that resistance to Blakist occupation still existed inside the Magistracy.[32]

Military Deployment[edit]


Nearby Systems[edit]

Systems within 60 light-years (distance in light years)
Closest systems first:
Zelmag III 19.1 Marantha 20.5 Vixen 29.9 Palladix 34.5
Luxani 35.8 Booker 36.1 Tarol IV 37.9 Afarsin 49.0
Techne's Revenge 52.6 Bass 53.7 Mondra 57.2 Lindenmarle 57.4
Thraxa 58.7


  1. 1.0 1.1 Era Report: 3145, p. 39, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  2. 2.0 2.1 Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Handbook: Major Periphery States, p. 93, Magistracy of Canopus after Age of War, p. 93, "Magistracy of Canopus after Age of War [2571] and fall of the Star League [2750]"
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Era Report: 2750, p. 37, "Inner Sphere - [2750] Map"
  5. 5.0 5.1 Historical: Reunification War, p. 158, "Inner Sphere - [2596] Map"
  6. Field Manual: SLDF, p. vii, "Inner Sphere - [2764] Map"
  7. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [2765] Map"
  8. Field Report 2765: Periphery, p. 35, "Magistracy Armed Forces Deployment Map - 2765"
  9. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 96, "Magistracy of Canopus - [2767] Map"
  10. First Succession War, p. 24-25, "Inner Sphere - [2786]"
  11. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, p. 122-123, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  12. First Succession War, p. 112-113, "Inner Sphere - 2822"
  13. Second Succession War, p. 18-19, "Inner Sphere - 2830"
  14. Second Succession War, p. 78-79, "Inner Sphere - 2864"
  15. 15.0 15.1 Handbook: Major Periphery States, p. 96, Magistracy of Canopus after Age of War, p. 96, "Magistracy of Canopus after Third Succession War [3025] and after FedCom Civil War [3067]"
  16. The Periphery (sourcebook), p. 152, "Map of the Periphery"
  17. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - [3040] Map"
  18. Era Report: 3052, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3050] Map"
  19. Era Report: 3052, p. 23, "Inner Sphere - [3052] Map"
  20. Objective Raids, p. 46, "Map of Periphery States"
  21. Era Report: 3062, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3057] Map"
  22. The Periphery, 2nd Edition, p. 112, "Magistracy of Canopus & Tortuga Dominions"
  23. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere - [3063] Map"
  24. Inner Sphere (sourcebook), p. 97, "Near Periphery Kingdoms"
  25. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 43, "Inner Sphere - [3067] Map"
  26. Field Report: Periphery, p. 20, "Magistracy of Canopus Region Deployment Map - [August 3079]"
  27. Field Report: FWLM, p. 17, "Free Worlds League Military Deployment Map - [August 3079]"
  28. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 62, "Inner Sphere - [3081] Map"
  29. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii, "Inner Sphere - [3085]"
  30. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  31. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - [3135] Map"
  32. Total Chaos, pp. 75-76 "SEED OF DISCONTENT"
  33. Field Manual: 3145, p. 201, "Raventhir Cuirassiers"