Sasankemon

created by Keith A. Kilburn


Sasankemon
The Sasankemon are the natives of Sanska-Re, a harsh desert filled planet.

Attribute Dice: 12D
Dexterity 2D/4D
Knowledge 2D/4D
Mechanical 2D/4D
Perception 2D/4D
Strength 2D/4D
Technical 2D/4D

Move 10

Physical Appearance and Structure
average size: 4'0"-6'6"
average mass: 60-300lbs
average lifespan: 100 years
reproduction: heterosexual, viviparous
body temperature: 98

Senses
The senses of the Sasankemon are completely within the human range and for all intents and purposes are normal.


Speech
The Sasankemon speak Basic and their speech patterns are really no different than any other human sub-culture.

Society and Customs
The Sasankemon have standard starports and other technology that would put them on par with any other Imperially held world
. Due to noble families owning and processing the Starship fuel from Sanska-Re they are treated as equals to the Imperials who barter with food and technology as payment for the fuel. The ruling class uses the rest of the population as slave labor with slavery laws being quiet strict. Thievery is dwelt with by taking the hand or life of the person in question. Other crimes lead to a life of indentured servitude....

Special Abilities

The Sasankemon receive an additional +1D for ever Skill Dice they put in Melee Combat, Survival, Brawling, Bargain and Persuasion skills due to living on Sanska-Re. The Sasankemon have a portion of the populace that are Force Sensitive, but are untrained in the ways of the Force.

Story Factors:
Slavery:
The Sasankemon believe in slavery, some of the populace doesn't and are trying to overthrow the current Omare to bring an end to the custom. This has been their way of life for thousands of years....

Ignorance:
The peasantry of the Sasankemon were not given technology beyond simple slug-throwers and primitive weapons, even more rarely they are educated or are capable of reading and writing. They are however quick studies if introduced to new concepts and designs.

History Capsule:
This planet in the Sanska-Re sector is a large desert like planet with sparse mountain ranges and few sources of un-harvested water that the populace can utilize or harness for drinking. The Imperial army has a vested interest in the planet in that there are immense liquid fuel reserves for the Imperial forces. The wealthy fuel barons of Sanska-Re live in tribes but are technologically advanced enough that they barter with the Imperial army for the exclusive rights to distribute fuel to the Imperial forces. The free peasantry of Sanska-Re live in nomadic tribal settings moving to and fro trying to keep one step ahead of their baron masters who often times use them as slaves for servants, armed forces or in a more personal manner…