November 17th 2012
$4.2 million! Which means that Star Citizen is now the highest crowd-funded game project ever! You’ve earned this star system, and a lot more! Let’s go for $4.5! By the way: you guys are now unlocking systems faster than our artists can finish them… we promise we’ll add the missing concepts in the near future.
Planetary Rotation: 377 SED Hades III
Crime Status: Medium
Black Market: None
UEE Strategic Value: Green
The Hades System was named by someone with a sense of humor: it is the
apparent graveyard of an ancient civilization… everything is dead.
Exohistorians theorize that the race destroyed itself in a system-wide
civil war. Of the four planets, three have been utterly devastated by
bombs and weapons unlike any which have been developed by mankind. The
fourth planet was literally cracked in half but still sits in orbit, a
lasting memorial to this ancient and ultimately suicidal war.
Less-than-noble archaeologists frequent the system, hoping to find
some evidence of the advanced war making technologies used by the
“Hadesians” to destroy themselves. There has been little progress on
this front, however, and the system is not at all a hotbed for weapons
sales: it seems the inhabitants of these worlds wiped each other out
Most traders avoid traveling through Hades, as the whispers around the
shipping hubs are that the system is haunted. Shippers claim to have
encountered the ghostly visage of the “blue man” while traveling near
Next: “Home of the Banu religious collective, loosely translated as The Council”