* Deserts of ruined technology
This hell-hole was probably a desert world before whatever happened to it. Now, it’s a near-featureless wasteland composed of bits of ancient technology. Virtually all of it is either wrecked beyond repair, or useless junk.
* The only living is scavanging
If you’re stuck in a giant scrapheap, the only option is to try to find something of value there.
* Recruitment grounds
Everyone wants out, and pretty much anything is a step up.
There are two popular theories about Oxide: The first says that it used to be a great place, so great that everything was stripped out of it. The second says that it was always this bad, and has never been anything more than a landfill site.