Hector (system)

This article is about the system. For other uses, see Hector.
Hector
Hector nearby systems (3151)
Hector nearby systems (3151)
(Map Legend)
System Information
X:Y Coordinates 151.375 : 1769.752[e]

Hector II[edit]

Hector II
Geophysical
System position 2nd[5]
Surface gravity 1.0
Atmospheric pressure Low (Breathable)
Equatorial temperature 15C° (Temperate)
Highest native life Mammals
Infrastructure
Population 44,000,000

Planetary History[edit]

Controlled solely by Clan Ice Hellion, Hector is the Clan Ice Hellion’s capital world.

In 3066 the Ice Hellions fought a Trial against Clan Diamond Shark on Hector that won them the right to produce the Piranha BattleMech.[6] During the last stages of the Wars of Reaving, after the failure of Operation ICE STORM, the severely weakened Hellions were forced to retreat all their remaining assets to Hector, until their Absorption by Clan Goliath Scorpion.[7]

Military Deployment[edit]

3059[edit]

Geography[edit]

One of the first worlds colonized after the landing on Strana Mechty, Hector is a frigid world. It is home to the Ice Hellion, a cunning pack predator of the world’s snowy mountains, which preyed on the first Clan explorers. The flightless Ice Hellion birds found on the planet were admired for its lithe shape and blindingly white fur, prompting Nicholas Kerensky to use it as a totem animal.

Manufacturing Centers[edit]

Local Fauna[edit]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Closest 20 systems (5 within 60 light-years)
Distance in light years, closest systems first:
Tranquil 29.1 New Kent 33.9 Sheridan 35.3 Bearclaw 46.3
Tokasha 59.8 Niles 70.8 Tathis 78.1 Glory 83.9
Atreus 87.1 Marshall 94.2 Huntress 102.8 Ironhold 108.1
Foster 113.3 Strana Mechty 119.1 Tiber 123.6 Roche 130.4
Hellgate 133.2 Lum 146.0 Priori 152.5 Shadow 154.7

References[edit]

  1. Clan Homeworlds 3052 Poster (Kickstarter)
  2. The Clans: Warriors of Kerensky p. 114
  3. Field Manual Update p. 39
  4. The Wars of Reaving, p. 248
  5. The Clans: Warriors of the Kerensky, p. 107, Clan-Space Worlds Table - Hectors planet data included.
  6. Technical Readout: Clan Invasion, p. 8, "Piranha"
  7. The Wars of Reaving, p. 245-248
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 Field Manual: Crusader Clans, p. 152, "Crusader Clans Deployment Table"
  9. Field Manual: Crusader Clans, p. 153, "Crusader Clans Deployment Table"

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