Timeline

This Timeline is by no means complete, but it does hold major events.

Date Event
BC 40,000 Date for oldest known Anunnaki ruin
AD 100 Anunnaki disappear from history as they abandon the Ur-Obun and Ur-Ukar
1800 Vau reach space
2100 First Republic, solar system developed
2305 Humans discover the jumpgates
2500 First Republic collapses, Nobility rises up
2500-3500 Diaspora
2700 First Contact with the Shantor
2723 Prophet sees Holy Flame; Age of Miracles
2730 Shantor Revolt leads to creation of alien reservation system
2845 First Contact with the Vau
2849 Death of the Prophet; Age of Miracles ends
2855 Ukar War. The Church unites humanity against invading Ur-Ukar
3500-4000 Merchant interests combine forces to create Second Republic with capital at New Istanbul (later Byzantium Secundus), massive terraforming
4000 Mass unemployment, intensified by fading suns phenomenon and increased religious millennialism, leads to collapse of Second Republic. Nobility leaps in, seizes Byzantium Secundus, and ensures that the Republic cannot be saved
4000-4986 Dark Ages
4525 Barbarian Invasions. Human star-nations unaligned to Nobles, Church or League ally to plunder Known Worlds and are beaten back after many casualties on both sides
4540 Vladimir begins uniting stars through his campaign against the barbarians
4550 Vladimir I is crowned emperor and is assassinated. A regent, elected every 10 years by electors (composed of Major Houses, the Church and the League), stands in the emperor’s stead
4900 Symbiot Wars begin. Symbiots attack outlying worlds. Parasitic forces convert many planets, forcing the human populations to evacuate. They are halted at Stigmata.
4956-4995 The Emperor Wars
4992 Kurga Conflict on Hazat border begins
4993 Alexius Hawkwood crowned emperor
4995 All five Royal Houses finally concede victory to Emperor Alexius
4999+ Game begins in the period of Consolidation as Emperor Alexius cements his gains

Timeline

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