Von Toerbach, Baron Rolf
Reclusive leader of
the planet Protalus
during the years preceding the Confederacy
War (-239 to -237). Baron von Toerbach's aides saw to it that
ever saw him face to face. So prevalent was this practice that
propagandists took advantage of it: it was widely reported that the
was a hideous mutant, although some later historians dispute this claim.
Even though few ever saw the Baron, his influence created
a near fanaticism in the leaders of the rebellion, who seemed bent on
the Great Spiral at
The Baron was presumed lost aboard his flagship Tellamachia
during the final battle of the Civil War.