Out in the depths of space is LV-439 is a million year old planetoid, a very old system that very few would suspect. It is one of the ancient battle grounds between Atlans & Derros. The surface is littered with the covered over metallic remains of thousands of star ships. The devastated remains of the Atlan fleet.
the Academy of Science all efforts have been doomed to failure & chalked up to death by miss adventure. You see the derro are alive & active on LV -439 & their hungry.
In the mountains of 439 there are a series of massive tunnels hollowed out of the planetoid itself. Surveys revealed the following levels.
- Hanger Open - Weathered Saucers, very pitted & beaten from acid rains
- Headquarters - Massive computer center & bio drive banks. The banks have been repaired using converted corpses of past expedition members to shore up the ancient bio drive systems
- Atlan domes now in ruins
- Biological weapons division labs - some monsters still present.
- Atlan Labs - has seen some of the fiercest fighting
- Derro hives -Derro warriors in sleep chambers & cryo sleep
- Alien Environment bio dome
- Storage Facility- Saucers, skimmers, & parts
- Battleground level - Killer robots, Atlan & Derro undead
- Atlan Telepathic Bank - Cerebral Parasites
- Atlan Biological Material/Sperm bank - Vault Sealed Tight
- Forbidden Planet Style Center Of The Planetoid Fusion Reactors - Surrounded by Alien Style Warriors
Psionic Storm 1d10 Effects last 1d6 rounds
- The storm howls with the names of your crew & friends
- The psionic ghosts of friends & family visit & haunt you
- A multi colored energy storm surrounds your ship & makes all rolls involving Dex at a -2
- Extra planar monsters come from the storm & howl for your party's blood
- You become disoriented & the party begins to speak in separate ancient tongues
- The entire party changes race & sex
- Everyone is turned inside out with no ill effects on living except for -4 on all charisma rolls
- Warrior phantoms of some extinct race appear & wish your blood on their weapons
- The ship's drive is replaced with a biological reactor instead
- The ship or crew become lost to hyper space
Artulavakairon The Gloomburn
The weather if the planetoid is a constant of storms, gloom, & the occasional methane storm. Yet the biggest obstacle is the derro themselves who well up & surround their prey once night comes. LV-439 remains one of the most dangerous places in the universe.