Reference Book: Star Wars Saga Edition Clone Wars Campaign Guide

See also: Galactic Gazetteer

Geonosis, called Geonosia by some natives, is a ringed, rocky planet in the Arkanis sector of The Outer Rim Territories. The home planet of the insectoid Geonosians, it is well known for its Droid factories and violent gladiatorial games. The desert world was the Confederacy's first capital, hosting it's major Droid foundries. It was the site of the Battle of Geonosis, the opening conflict of the Clone Wars, in 22 BBY.

Geonosis Statistics[edit | edit source]

Region: The Outer Rim

Climate: Arid

Gravity: Low Standard (90%)

Moons: 15

Length of Day: 30 Standard Hours

Length of Year: 256 Local Days

Sapient Species: 100% Geonosian (Native)

Government: Feudal Hives

Capital: Stalgasin Hive

Major Exports: Droids, Technology

Major Imports: Raw Materials

Knowledge (Galactic Lore)
DC RESULT
10 Harsh solar Radiation storms are common on Geonosis, and they have caused occasional planet-wide mass extinctions.
15 Geonosis' largest moon was struck by a comet in the distant past, creating a dense ring system around the planet.
20 The rocky spires prevalent in Geonosian architecture are easily mistaken for naturally occurring surface features.
25 Several Droid and weapon foundries, administered by the Baktoid Armor Workshop, are located across and beneath Geonosis' rocky landscape.
Knowledge (Social Sciences)
DC RESULT
10 The Geonosians are an insectoid Species native to Geonosis.
15 The Geonosian Species is composed of two distinct varieties: wingless drones that act primarily as laborers, and winged aristocrats that include the Species' rulers and elite warriors.
20 Geonosians are further divided into castes, depending on the physical attributes with which they are born.
25 Geonosian society exists to serve the Species' elite castes.
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