[[Image:ClanStar.jpg|thumb|right|Map Designation of a Clan Star ]]
A '''Star''' is the basic building block of [[Clan]] military forces. A Star is commanded by a [[Star Commander]]
Contents== a star contains: *Five [[ Point (Clan)|Points]] Stars are defined by the weight composition of their Points . The four categories are the same as 'Mech ratings : Light, Medium, Heavy and Assault . However, a Light Star need not contain just Light Mechs. This table shows the various compositions that are typically used. It is unusual for a Star to contain all four Mech weight ratings, and so is omitted here.
|2 Light, 2 Medium, 1 Heavy||3 Medium, 2 Heavy||1 Medium, 3 Heavy, 1 Assault||2 Heavy, 3 Assault
Taken from Total Warfare, pg 265