• Jason Dietzel

Touring the Galaxy: Nilgaard Sector



Dalos System (S-5)

· Sun/Star: unnamed

· Orbits:

o Dalos IV

A humid world of wetlands, Dalos IV served as a Republic penal colony; however, remained neutral during the Galactic Civil War, becoming a refuge for refugees fleeing the war between the Rebels and Imperials.


Emmer System (S-5)

· Sun/Star: unnamed

· Orbits:

o Emmer

Originally known as Umhul during its occupation by Xim’s empire, Emmer was the homeworld of the near-human Emmerians. A terrestrial world with urban centers, Emmer remained neutral in galactic affairs following Xim’s defeat, joining the Galactic Republic in 45 BBY. During the Galactic Civil War, Emmer shifted between Imperial and New Republic control multiple times, being the site of many skirmishes between the belligerents.


Gallshebbis Prime System (S-5)

· Sun/Star: unnamed

· Orbits:

o Gallshebbis Prime

Gallshebbis Prime was a remote world that came under Imperial control during the Galactic Civil War.


Kaelta System (S-5)

· Sun/Star: Kaelta

· Orbits:

o Toola

An arctic world of frozen oceans, tundras, and glacial mountain ranges, Toola was the homeworld of the bipedal whooly mammal Whiphid species. Joining the Galactic Republic some time prior to the Jedi Civil War, Toola briefly came under Mandalorian control during the Mandalorian Wars. During the subsequesnt Jedi Civil War, the planet temporarily came under jurisdiction of the Sith Empire before rejoining the Republic.


Millennium later, Toola came under Separatist jurisdiction during the Clone Wars, Imperial jurisdiction during the Galactic Civil War, and New Republic jurisdiction through the Second Galactic Civil War, though it is unclear if the planet was affected by the Yuuzhan Vong invasion. Come 138 ABY, Toola was controlled by Krayt’s Sith Empire.


Karkaris System (S-5)

· Sun/Star: unnamed

· Orbits:

o Karkaris

Homeworld of the humanoid, shark-like Karkarodon, an aquatic bipedal species, Karkaris was an oceanic world that came under Separatist control during the Clone Wars.


Makem System (S-5)

· Sun/Star: Makem

· Orbits:

o Makem Pria

o Makem Dua

o Makem Te

o Makem Qat

§ 19 unnamed moons/satellites

o Makem Liva

§ 21 unnamed moons/satellites

o Makem Hek

§ 33 unnamed moons/satellites

o Makem Sup

§ one unnamed moon/satellite

Homeworld of the bipedal, flatworm-like Swokes Swokes humanoid species, Makem Te came under the jurisdiction of Xim’s empire, but regained its independence following its collapse. The planet joined the Galactic Republic some time after 15,000 BBY, remaining a member until the Great Sith War in 3,996 BBY, when it aligned with the Sith during their various wars with the Republic, until rejoining the Republic following the New Sith Wars. During the Clone Wars, Makem Te would secede again and join the Separatists, but became an Imperial world following the war, remaining so until it joined Darth Krayt’s Sith Empire in 130 ABY.


Makem Te was an arid world of deserts and rocky wastes, dotted with small oceans. The other planets in the system were uninhabited: Makem Pria and Makem Dua being molten, volcanic worlds; Makem Qat, Makem Liva, and Makem Hek being gas giants, and Makem Sup being an ice world.


Minntaa System (S-5)

· Sun/Star: unnamed

· Orbits:

o Minntaa

Minntaa was a remote world that came under Imperial control during the Galactic Civil War, until it was liberated by the Rebel Alliance.


Nam Priax System (S-5)

· Sun/Star: unnamed

· Orbits:

o Nam Priax

Nam Priax was a remote oceanic world that saw little galactic traffic.


Ord Bueri System (S-5)

· Sun/Star: unnamed

· Orbits:

o Ord Bueri

Ord Bueri was a remote Republic world that supported the Rebel Alliance during the Galactic Civil War.


Quermia System (S-5)

· Sun/Star: unnamed

· Orbits:

o Quermia

Homeworld of the genetically modified, long-necked humanoid Quermian species, Quermia initially was ruled by Xim’s empire, eventually joining the Republic after its collapse. The planet would be occupied by the Sith during their various wars with the Republic, rejoining after each encounter, likewise coming under Separatist control during the Clone Wars. Quermia remaining neutral during the Galactic Civil War, eventually joining the New Republic.


Reaper’s World System (S-5)

· Sun/Star: unnamed

· Orbits:

o Reaper’s World

Originally an idyllic, terrestrial world, the planet was colonized in 5,000 BBY, becoming the sector’s capital. However, urbanization and the processing of its natural resources ravaged the planet, engulfing it in an ice age. Despite this change, the urban centers continued to prosper as a financial hub, remaining neutral in galactic affairs.


Zandrax System (T-5)

· Sun/Star: Zandrax

· Orbits: none

Zandrax was an empty system that saw little galactic traffic.


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