Amarc was a planet in the Unknown Regions. It was a part of Chiss Space and the Amarc system. It was inhabited by both the Chiss Ascendancy and the Empire of the Hand, although later drifting to Empire of the Hand control.
Amarc was first a member planet of the Chiss Ascendancy, laying on the most outern border to the north. Amarc was attacked by the Ishin Dorvi in 19 ABY. The Empire of the Hand and the Chiss Ascendancy both intervened and managed to push back the Ishin Dorvi.
Following the successful defense of Amarc, the planet started drifting to Empire of the Hand control. Several years later, Amarc was a fortress world of the Empire of the Hand.