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Quantum Mechanix The Twelve Colonies of Kobol
Twelve Colonies
Alternate Names Twelve Worlds, Four Systems
Location Cyrannus Star System
Helios Alpha
Helios Beta
Helios Delta
Helios Gamma
Debut "Pilot"
Significance Where the descendants of the Twelve Tribes of Kobol settled
Cultural References Helios

The Twelve Colonies (Twelve Worlds, Four Systems) were founded by Twelve Tribes from Kobol, the birthplace of humanity. There were originally thirteen tribes, but one tribe went to a planet called Earth. The constellations of New Earth's Zodiac will be named after the ancient names of these colonies.[1]


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  1. Mandel, Geoffrey. "The Twelve Colonies of Kobol" map. Technical Advisors Jane Espenson and Kevin R. Grazier, special thanks to Bob Harris, author of "Beyond Caprica: A Visitors Guide to the Twelve Colonies", Quantum Mechanix, 2010.