From Home Is Where I Want To Be
A top-down listing of locations in HIW.
Rua system (home system)
- Mannon - originating planet for colonisation; consists of different nations and political blocs
- Chibal - a greater power on Mannon, arose as a parallel culture or power to the other primary four (Damamat, Halgon, Pertaman, Vaasith); has closer cultural ties to Tanatha
- Damamat - a greater power on Mannon; responsible for significant settlement and resource extraction (see Vikrannu)
- Halgon - a greater power on Mannon; has always been a smaller player in terms of colonisation, but has one of the most stable home governments of any greater power
- Pertaman - a greater power on Mannon that has recently come up well in the wars. Mainly responsible for attacks on Vaasith holdings, especially in Sokkor. Working to establish a secondary industrial base away from Rua to either conquer its own region, or become superpower and force other nations to do its bidding/become client states (see Mexica tribute system for neighboring city-states)
- Tanatha - a "secondary" power, sits on a smaller continent west of primary continent. Provides labor for hire for many of the great powers
- Vaasith - a greater power on Mannon, but recently in decline due to bad luck and poor strategic decisions at home in the wars. The controlling government for a portion of Radi (Neyu's original home)
- Daksinai - dominant planet of the system
- Gantu - The dominant planet of the system; the most industrialised, and a transit hub for the region.
- Umamet - a principal starport on Gantu
- Radi - Lightly populated, mostly agricultural.
- Hemun - the region of Radi controlled by Vaasith.
- Mantharaksa - the region of Radi controlled by Damamat
- Sungabi - the region of Radi controlled by Pertaman
- Aangra - the most settled planet in the system, maintaining a military and exploratory outpost for Halgon.
- Rustevod - the largest settlement on Aangra, with an extensive spaceport.
- Hoyren - almost uninhabitable, but very rich in mineral resources
- Ostavy - an ordinary gas giant whose satellites are all heavy with resources; Halgon earns money by selling mining rights on them