Campaign of the Month: January 2011
Honour Among Thieves
Highgate is the fifth planet orbiting Blue Sun. Its population is 2,750,000.
The planet is known for its large bamboo plantations, cultivated by the wealthy Stratton family. A sizeable percentage of the planet’s population till the bamboo forests as indentured workers.
The Stratton family owns a vast network of extensive plantations, cargo transfer stations and vast tracts of wild growth bamboo forest. Stratton holds court in a gaudy mansion in Stratton City.
Recently, the discovery of large iron deposits has brought the planet to the attention of certain outside interests. Baron Stratton granted a number of independent mining outfits rights to exploit their claims, in return for part ownership in the operation and reassurances that the mining operations will be done in an environmentally-friendly fashion, but true to form, the Corone Mining Consortium has started sniffing around as well.
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