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  Confederacy of Independent Systems - Wookieepedia, the Star Wars Wiki - A Wikia wiki
The Confederacy of Independent Systems (CIS), also known as the Confederacy and the New Order, was the government formed by various planetary and sectorial governments, as well as some corporations, that declared intentions to leave the Galactic Republic during the Separatist Crisis and Clone Wars.
Since both sides of the war were controlled by the Sith, the Confederacy also laid the foundations of the Galactic Empire and its legacy lives on in the form of their Death Star project, which became the Empire's feared superweapon, and the Imperial battle droids.
The name "Confederacy of Independent Systems" is likely inspired by the real-world Commonwealth of Independent States (also shorthanded as CIS), which consists of almost all of the former republics of the Soviet Union (except the three Baltic nations).
starwars.wikia.com /wiki/Confederacy_of_Independent_Systems   (2210 words)

 Confederacy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Confederacy of Independent Systems, a fictional Separatist movement in the Star Wars universe
Terran Confederacy, a fictional political entity in the StarCraft universe
Federacy, a form of government that share both features of federations and unitary states, is etymologically linked to the word "federacy" as short for confederacy.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Confederacy   (207 words)

 Star Wars: Galactic Battlegrounds for PS2 on Gamerhelp.com
When the Confederacy of Independent Systems was formed twenty years before the Battle of Yavin, the Trade Federation found a suitable place to align themselves with others who opposed the rulings of the Galactic Senate.
It is a haven for smugglers and independent prospectors.
The Wookiees have a complex social system based on honor, respect for the environment, and the notion of the 'life-debt', a pledge sworn by a Wookiee to another being affirming his lifelong loyalty and protection.
www.gamerhelp.com /pc/StarWarsGalacticBattlegrounds/100004.shtml   (21026 words)

 Separatist Council - Wookieepedia, the Star Wars Wiki - A Wikia wiki
The Separatist Council, also known as the Council of Separatists or the Leadership Council, was the governing body of the members of the Confederacy of Independent Systems during the Clone Wars.
After the deaths of Dooku and General Grievous, the Council assumed sole leadership of the Confederacy (albeit still under the guidance of Darth Sidious).
However, it is known that the entire council was not present on Mustafar when the rest of their comrades were killed, as Tikkes and Rogwa Wodrata were confirmed to have not been there.
starwars.wikia.com /wiki/Separatist_Council   (450 words)

 Kwenn's Star Wars Database : Confederacy of Independent Systems
Once the commerce guilds joined the Seperatists, and the Confederacy was born on Geonosis, things took a surprising turn for the worse.
As the Techno Union had allied its vast droid armies to the Confederacy, the Seperatists felt sure they were safe from the Republic.
That attack came, and saw the end of the Confederacy of Independent Systems.
www.geocities.com /kswdb2/org_cis1   (475 words)

 Star Wars: Databank | Confederacy of Independent Systems
In a darkened conference room on the Techno Union foundry world of Geonosis, Count Dooku made his offer, and the Confederacy of Independent Systems was formally established.
While Count Dooku was the public and political face of the Confederacy, its military arm was led by the deadly General Grievous.
It was during this time that the leadership of the Confederacy, the Separatist Council, was always on the move.
www.starwars.com /databank/organization/cis   (631 words)

 Star Wars Clone War Adventure Nuggets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The conflict between the Galactic Republic and the Confederacy of Independent Systems known as the Clone Wars was a period of chaos and uncertainty.
The Players jump into the system and discover that the situation is not nearly as bad as first reported.
The Confederacy of Independent Systems has knocked out the holonet hub in a nearby system and has fled out all interstellar communications in that sector.
www.the-chaos-crew.com /swrpg/gm/games/clonewarnuggets.htm   (1909 words)

 Darth-Yoda | There is no fear...there is power
The political leaders of the Confederacy are Count Dooku, former Jedi Master, and from behind the scenes, Darth Sidious, Dooku's Sith Master and alter ego of Chancellor Palpatine of the Republic who later went on to become the Emperor of the Galactic Empire.
Sidious had planned to end the Confederacy not by sending battalions of clone troopers to storm the bunker, but by sending a single agent, believed by the Separatists to be their ally.
Far different from the Confederacy, which had been built on greed, the Alliance was sincere in its goal of overthrowing the Empire and restoring the Republic to its old glory.
www.freewebs.com /darth-yoda/thecis.htm   (2844 words)

hen the greedy corporate titans and the disenfranchised systems of the galaxy pooled their resources together to leave the aging Galactic Republic behind, they became the Confederacy of Independent Systems.
From within the ranks of the Confederacy came General Grievous, a brilliant strategist unhindered by compassion or scruples.
To many, he eclipsed the threat posed by Count Dooku, the charismatic leader of the Confederacy's political battlefields -- Grievous was the face of the enemy.
massassi.yavin4.com /sw/c_grievo.htm   (402 words)

 23rd Republic Division - Ballast Legion
A consummate industrialist, Wat Tambor is the Foreman of the Techno Union, a galactic institution concerned with technological innovation.
Nute Gunray, Viceroy of the Trade Federation, was one of them, though he made his allegiance to the newly formed Confederacy of Independent Systems contingent on the assassination of Padmé Amidala.
When the InterGalactic Banking Clan pledged its forces to the Confederacy of Independent Systems (in a non-exclusive arrangement, of course), its hailfire droids were added to the immense Separatist battle droid army.
www.freewebs.com /sw23rd/cis.htm   (1055 words)

 Star Wars (Multimedia Franchise)
The Confederacy of Independent Systems (also known as the Separatists) was led by Count Dooku of Serenno, a former Jedi Knight.
The secession of the Confederacy ignited what was called the "Clone Wars", wherein Republic clone forces under the Jedi Knights fought the separatists.
Eventually, the Republic was able to defeat the Separatists with the death of Count Dooku and military leader General Grievous at the hands of the Jedi.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/fic_sw.html   (492 words)

 To The Victor Go The Spoils... - Wizards Community
The Confederacy of Independent Systems: If the war ends with them on the high ground, I could see the New Confederacy becoming more corporation/capitalist driven with them as the biggest fish in the sea.
Systems Loyal to the Chancellor may still be willing to protect the last vestiges of the Old Republic.
Dooku had become convinced that a democratic system could never be made to work, that in order to purge the corruption and mismanagement, power had to be concentrated in the hands of those with the ability and the will to impose their vision.
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 Star Wars: Databank | Confederacy of Independent Systems
During the months prior to the formal formation of the Confederacy of Independent Systems, many violent confrontations were attributed to Separatist forces, though the Jedi Council discounted any attempts to blame Dooku for such activities.
The Jedi had to weather an increasingly tarnished public image as their forces were spread too thin to protect against the acts of treason seemingly orchestrated by one of their own.
It was at the first engagement of the Clone Wars that the Confederacy of Independent Systems formally emerged, protected by the droid armies of various corporate entities.
www.starwars.com /databank/organization/cis/?id=eu   (305 words)

This group of systems apparently have seceded from the Republic and are involved with Count Dooku.
On the spice Moons of Bogden, in the System of Naboo, the Mining Guild is beginning to cause trouble for the small Republic System.
A political Commerce movement in the Galactic Senate that is represented at the Confederacy table by Shu Mai.
www.angelfire.com /film/prequels/ep2groups.htm   (296 words)

 Kwenn's Lexicon - General Grievous
At some point in the first four months of the Clone Wars, Grievous was recruited by Count Dooku, to join the Confederacy of Independent Systems.
Not only was Grievous a deadly opponent in battle, but he also wielded a brilliant tactical mind, unhindered by the failings of a emotion-led living being.
Grievous embarked on field missions for the Confederacy up until the end of the Clone Wars, though he also acted as something of a bodyguard for Count Dooku.
www.geocities.com /ksw_lex/generalgrievous   (748 words)

 Vulture Droid Starfighter - History, Specifications
The Variable Geometry Self-Propelled Battle Droid, or Vulture droid starfighter, was a droid starfighter used by the Trade Federation, and later the Confederacy of Independent Systems.
During the Clone Wars, many Vulture droids were painted with the blue and white hexagonal insignia of the Confederacy of Independent Systems.
They were deployed by the Confederacy forces against the Republic in numerous battles and conflicts including the Battle of Geonosis, Battle of Muunilinst, and the Battle of Coruscant.
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 Anakin Skywalker: Valiant Warrior of the Clone Wars   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Rhen Var is taken by the Confederacy of Independent Systems; the Jedi become curious as to the motives of the Separatists in the taking of such an inconsequential planet.
Contact was lost with the system with the arrival of a small fleet of the Confederacy of Independent Systems.
Using the system of caves to their advantage, they engaged the Separatists' air support in close combat, eliminating them before they could escape to the air and partake in the larger battle.
anakinskywalker.homeip.net /AnakinCloneWars.php   (13953 words)

It is portrayed in Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, and was the last homeworld of the Confederacy of Independent Systems.
As a planet controlled by the Techno Union, Mustafar was a member of the Confederacy of Independent Systems, but remained largely untouched by the Clone Wars.
As the war progressed, Count Dooku and the Separatist Council saw it fit to build a fortified stronghold on Mustafar to be used in the event that the war against the Galactic Republic did not go well.
www.sfcrowsnest.com /scifinder/a/Mustafar.php   (918 words)

 Star Wars Clone Wars GameCube
Star Wars: The Clone Wars immerses players into the role of Jedi hero to lead a clone army from the Republic against the menacing offensive threat of the Confederacy of Independent Systems.
Their goal is to thwart the Confederacy from reassembling an ancient Sith weapon of mass destruction.
That mandate places the fate of the Republic in the hands of players, who must command their forces through 16 dramatic campaigns spanning six immense Star Wars worlds, from the desolate, ice-covered ruins of Rhen Var and war-torn plains of Geonosis, to the towering treetop cities of the Wookiee home planet of Kashyyyk.
www.gamecubicle.com /games-star_wars_clone_wars_gamecube.htm   (517 words)

 Po Nudo
alactic Senate Confideracy of Independent systems An opposition Senator in the Old Republic, Po Nudo represented the Aqualish people of Ando.
He was present at Count Dooku's treasonous meeting of the minds on Geonosis that saw the formal formation of the Confederacy of Independent Systems.
Po Nodu brought his resource rich world and holdings into the Separatist fold, even though other Aqualish colonies were very critical of the move and remained loyal to the Republic.
www.theforce.ro /databank/arhiva/sw/c_po.htm   (142 words)

 B-1 battle droids - History, Colors
After the Federation joined the Confederacy of Independent Systems, they became a part of the Confederacy's greater war force.
Following the Naboo crisis, the Galactic Republic enacted strict legislation that prohibited the use of droid armies and the development of military hardware.
When the Trade Federation became a member of the Confederacy of Independent Systems, it pledged its droid forces to the Separatist cause.
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 Star Wars: Conflicts in the Galaxy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The Republic and this so-called Seperatists formally known as the Confederacy of Independent Systems (CIS) has ended their negotation for peace, a battle on Geonosis has erupted a month before the current timeline.
As many neutral planetary systems began to pull themselves into the war by either pledging themselves to the Republic's or the Seperatists' cause.
The war stirred many, the fate of the galaxy now lies on whether fights the best and have the most desire to keep the galaxy in balance......
groups.msn.com /StarWarsConflictsintheGalaxy   (217 words)

 Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds DataBank FAQ - IGN FAQs
After quickly gathering thousands of systems to his cause, Dooku began negotiating with various corporations, such as the Trade Federation, in the hopes of using their private armies to bolster the secessionists' military might.
In just two years, Dooku had built a powerful secessionist movement backed by the financial support---both privately and publicly---of many powerful institutions, including the Corporate Alliance, InterGalactic Banking Clan, Commerce Guild, Trade Federation, and Techno Union.
Neimoidian personalities can be largely explained through their social system.
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 Rebelscum.com: Sideshow Collectibles Star Wars Photo Archives
The Galactic Republic is left in shambles as the debilitated systems of the galaxy are fooled into merging their resources with the corporate sectors.
A powerful new Confederacy of Independent Systems emerges from the aftermath and forms a droid army of incomprehensible size, lead by a brilliant yet twisted military strategist.
The 1/4-scale Premium Format General Grievous Figure was meticulously sculpted to capture every detail of Grievous' techno-organic body, from the organs captured in his clear green chest cavity to the marbled surface of his armor.
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