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Hoard nearby systems (3151)
Hoard nearby systems (3151)
(Map Legend)
System Information
X:Y Coordinates 39.368 : 1879.723[e]

Hoard is a world located in the Kerensky Cluster in Clan space.

Planetary Data[edit]

  • Star Type: A2V[1]
  • Position in System: 2 (of 5)
  • Surface Water: 50%
  • Atm. Pressure: Standard
  • Surface Gravity: 0.8 G
  • Equatorial Temperature: 15°C
  • Highest Native Life: Plants
  • Population: 6,600,000 (3062)

Planetary History[edit]

In 3050 as part of the Hellion's Fury campaign Clan Ice Hellion challenged Clan Hell's Horses to a Trial of Possession for several mining complexes. The attacking Hellions were quickly dispatched by the Horses.[2]

Prior to 3059, Clan Burrock, Clan Nova Cat and Clan Ice Hellion controlled sizable enclaves on this world. However, Clan Star Adder gained control of the Burrock enclaves in February 3059 when they absorbed the Burrock Clan. Then, when Clan Nova Cat joined the Second Star League in early 3060, the Nova Cats were forced to leave Clan space. Clan Ice Hellion, Clan Star Adder, Clan Wolf and Clan Hell's Horses quickly staged several Trials of Possession for the Nova Cat enclaves while that Clan tried to evacuate. For several years, the fighting was chaotic between the four Clans with Clan Wolf and Clan Hell's Horses taking heavy losses as they tried to fight for a foothold.

Later, the Clan Ice Hellion Khan, Asa Taney, launched an ill-advised assault on the Star Adder holdings in retribution for a Clan Cloud Cobra assault on Hellion merchants in the Tanis system. Taney wished to punish the Star Adders, Cloud Cobra allies, as an earlier assault on the Cloud Cobras had failed on Brim. This attack was a near disaster that cost the Hellions most of their territory on Hoard. Only recently have the Ice Hellions recovered some of the territory they lost.

Garrisoning Military Force[edit]



Owner History[edit]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Closest 20 systems (6 within 60 light-years)
Distance in light years, closest systems first:
Strato Domingo 28.6 Roche 30.1 Hellgate 36.4 Vinton 45.4
Tamaron 47.2 Tiber 50.2 Barcella 65.2 Glory 74.4
Kirin 75.9 Priori 80.2 Londerholm 81.9 Tathis 82.1
Marshall 89.9 Delios 93.5 Paxon 110.2 Strana Mechty 112.1
Grant's Station 115.1 Gatekeeper 117.9 Sheridan 121.7 Huntress 122.3



  1. Operational Turning Points: REVIVAL Trials, p. 5
  2. Operational Turning Points: REVIVAL Trials, p. 37
  3. Field Manual: Crusader Clans, p. 152 & p. 155-156, "The Crusader Clans"
  4. Field Manual: Updates, p. 71-75, "Crusader Clans TO&E"
  5. Clan Homeworlds 3052 Poster (Kickstarter)