Orion System Description
Orion System is the farthest human world discovered under Project Far Star. It was on this fledgling frontier planet that Humanity encountered the Vanduul for the first time. On August 9, 2681, a Vanduul raiding party struck a main post on Armitage. Subsequent raids occurred over a scattered number of years, the Messers began to treat this new alien as a mere annoyance. In 2712, that changed in what became known as the Battle of Orion which resulted in the UEE’s abandonment of the system.
- Orion I
A protoplanet thoroughly charred by the system’s sun.
- Orion II
This smog planet has an atmosphere composed mainly of sulfuric acid.
Armitage - Orion III
The site of the first Vanduul attack against Humanity. Armitage had a growing population and pastures capable of agricultural development prior to the attacks. Now the planet is a wasteland of abandoned Human settlements and plains pockmarked by blast cra
Abyss - Orion IV
A gas giant that has earned the nickname Abyss because it reflects very little light, appearing like a giant planet of coal.
- Orion Belt Alpha
An asteroid belt that had been classified as “mineral rich” before the retreat.
Name Type Size Habitable Membership Designation STAR 475263 NO 0 Orion PLANET 2690 NO 1880 Orion I PLANET 8082 NO 1881 Orion II Armitage PLANET 7438 YES 2406 Orion III Abyss PLANET 64080 NO 2409 Orion IV ASTEROID_BELT 0 NO 0 Orion Belt Alpha Divisional Intrest