The Heli’quice (Hell-la-Kaash)|
The Heli’quice are cannibalistic insect race known expansionist views and devouring all those they dominate. They have been nicknamed the 'Harrowers' by the Empire and are considered to be enemies of all sentient races with standing kill on sight orders having been issued after they devoured the last Imperial ambassador that was sent in to negotiate with them.
Attribute Dice: 12D
Physical Appearance and Structure
average size: 3'5"-6'5"
average mass: 180-450lbs
average lifespan: 50 years
reproduction: heterosexual, viviparous
body temperature: 87
The senses of the Heli’quice are comparable to that of any of the other insectoid Mantid-related races.
The Heli’quice have their own native language and they are incapable of speaking basic.
Society and Customs
The Heli’quice have a hive minds, they follow a regional queen who in turn gets her marching orders from an Over-queen, the Heli'quice rely greatly on biological constructs of their own making as they have difficulty processing oxygen rich environments like those that would support human life forms. What technology they do have comes from races that have been 'assimilated' or digested by them and converted to their use in the aftermath.
The Heli’quice are a hive mind and are force sensitive but think nothing of eating their neighbor, his family as well as any pets they may have. Through the Queen-Mother's assimilation of other races she is able to absorb skills and disseminate them to her drones as she sees fit..
Outlaw and Kill on Sight:
The Heli’quice have standing orders against them from the Imperials to kill on sight, they have been branded as insurgents and separatists.
The Heli’quice are a displaced race, with their home world of Helk’laati , having long since been lost to the ravages of the Empire. There are fewer than 50,000,000 Heli’quice left in the universe.