Formed as a sovreign state in 2038 following the collapse if the Italian Repulic.
The Cosa Nostra is the defacto government. They help keep the peace and sponsor the civil authorities and are quite popular with the local people.
Changes to the weather patterns out in the central Mediterranean caused by the migratory Erebus storm has added new growth and greener colours to the countryside.
Sicily's economy is split between the rural pastoral based, tourism industry industry centred on the coast and the import/export houses and banks taking advantage of the local fiscal paradise. The Cosa Nostra take full advantage to run their business as well.
SoE p105. Don Feretti is the Capo di tutti i Capi of the Cosa Nostra and ruler of Sicily.
SoE p105. The Alto Commissione hold their meetings in Sicily.
SoE p105. Whilst the majority of the trading houses and banks operating out of Sicilty are legitimare enterprises taking advantage of the lax regulation, large numbers are Cosa Nostra and Alto Commissione shells and front companies.
This page forked from Wordman's The Sixth World: A geographical index to the world of Shadowrun