Kiss of the Emperor
Hive Loci is the planet’s capital hive and the home of the planet’s starport. It is also the hive with the largest mining operations and extracts the most Kiss of the Emperor than any other hive. The hive is dominated by the Governor General Spangler, the commander of the Imperial Guard during the scouring of the planet. The many noble houses struggle for his favor, but few manage to stay in his good graces for long.