Tag: Outer System

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  • Jupiter

    Dominated by the Jovian Republic, this planetary system has a large number of unique worlds bathed in radiation and bristling with incendiary politics. References: EP 97-102, RW 32-51 Jupiter's Moons * *Amalthea (Solano)*: The nicest of the Reagan …

  • Saturn

    The closest and largest planet dominated by the Autonomist Alliance, Saturn is best known for its rings where tens of thousands of small planetary bodies swirl. References: EP 102-107, RW 68-87. The Swarm The rings and small moons of Saturn are its …

  • Titan

    The techno-socialists of the Titanian Commonwealth are the only members of the Autonomist Alliance with a formal government, making them as important a link to the Inner System as the Extropians. References: EP 106-107, SW 90-109. * *Aarhus*: The …

  • Uranus

    This giant blue planet is tipped on its side, making it hard to approach and orbit, but occupies an intriguing space between "pretty far out" and "not too far out." References: EP 107-108, RW 112-123. * *Ariel*: Small half-rock, half-ice moon …

  • Neptune

    The furthest planet out, Neptune's residents are by definition reclusive. Which also means they have plenty of secrets. References: EP 108-109, RW 126-133 * *Glitch*: A colony purely made of infomorphs who revel in their unsual existence. References …

  • Kuiper Belt

    This region extends from the orbit of Neptune (at 30 AU) to approximately 50 AU from the Sun. It is similar to the asteroid belt, but it is far larger—20 times as wide and 20 to 200 times as massive. References: EP 109, RW 139-144 * *Eris*: This far …

  • Oort Cloud

    This spherical cloud of predominantly icy planetesimals lies roughly 50,000 AU, or nearly a light-year, from the Sun. It is the most remote part of the Solar System and home to the most reclusive and/or dangerous of brinker and isolate groups. References: …