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List of fictional ancient extraterrestrial species

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This is a list of fictional ancient extraterrestrial species in science fiction who have all but died out, left only ruins or have only a small group of survivors left:

  • Ahamkara (Destiny)
  • Ancient humanoids (Star Trek)
  • Alteran (Stargate)
  • Ancient / Lantean (Stargate)
  • Ori (Stargate)
  • Ancient (Descent: FreeSpace – The Great War)
  • Ancient (Farscape)
  • Ancient (Traveller)
  • Asgard (Stargate)
  • Assassin (The Heechee Saga)
  • Arisian (Lensman)
  • Celestial (Marvel Comics)
  • Celestial (Star Wars)
  • Chozo (Metroid)
  • Cocytan (The Dig)
  • Eddorian (Lensman)
  • Elder God (H. P. Lovecraft)
  • Faranji from Star Sonata
  • The First Ones (Babylon 5)
  • Forerunner (Halo)
  • Furling (Stargate SG-1)
  • Ganymeans (Giants series)
  • Hanshak (Ascendancy)
  • Heechee (The Heechee Saga)
  • Iconian (Star Trek)
  • Jjaro (Marathon)
  • Kimera (Earth: Final Conflict)
  • Leviathan (Mass Effect)
  • Metron from Star Trek:TOS
  • Mzungu from Star Sonata
  • Necrontyr (Warhammer 40,000)
  • Nox (Stargate SG-1)
  • Oan (DC Comics)
  • Nebula, the (Andromeda)
  • Occlith (Clark Ashton Smith)
  • Old Ones (Warhammer)
  • Old Ones (Warhammer 40,000)
  • Old Ones/Elder Things (H. P. Lovecraft)
  • The Overmind (Childhood's End)
  • Paradine (Andromeda)
  • Psionics (Notrium)
  • Precursor (Star Control)
  • Precursor (Halo)
  • The Progenitors of (Homeworld 2)
  • Prothean (Mass Effect)
  • Protoculture (Macross)
  • Rakata (Star Wars)
  • Reapers (Mass Effect)
  • Shadow (Babylon 5)
  • Shipwrights, the creators of Mother (Remnants)
  • Thrint or "Slavers", ancient rulers of the Galaxy (Known Space)
  • T'kon (Star Trek)
  • Thran (Magic: The Gathering)
  • UrQa from Star Sonata
  • Vazaha from Star Sonata
  • Vex (Destiny)
  • Voorqual (Clark Ashton Smith)
  • Vorlon (Babylon 5)
  • W'rkncacnter (assuming there is more than one) (Marathon)
  • Watcher (Marvel Comics)
  • Xel'Naga (StarCraft)
  • Xeelee (Xeelee Sequence)
  • Unnamed and unseen aliens in the Space Odyssey series (In the prologue of 3001: The Final Odyssey they are called the "Firstborn", but never referred to as such in-story in any novel in the series.)
  • Ancients (Ice Age: Collision Course) named by Buck; made the Scrat's UFO and the Prophetic tablets
  • References

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