>>56532765>what political systems do your countries use ?
the nation in my setting retains a semi immortal monarchy with the king being a legendary figure welded to a life supporting suit and slowly rotting in his armour.
there are also minor theocracy in the main planet the campaign takes place in but's largely unimportant right now.>why ?
He's trying to hold his part of the galaxy together and it's always been a brutal wartorn place. he was just the most powerful to get through it.>has it worked in their favor ?
sort of, it's more of a military dictatorship than anything, he spends most of his time fighting abroad or defensive wars against the expansion interests of arguably worse people.
internally everything is run by chartered corperations. >did they ever change it ?
some locations were republics others not, this one was a dictatorial colony before molded through of the harshness of the planet's environment. they are tough people.>which political system is the best for drama and intrigue ?
any really. things don't really change when you go from republic to monarchy. all the powerful people are always in the same spots and have similar backgrounds. people just rise and fall more often in republics>which is the best for inspiring groups of PCs ?
i don't think there is>which is the best in general ?
republic or heavily constricted constitutional monarchies with parliamentary supremacy