Timeline of the Realms by gjjur4356

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									                                                                                      Shar retaliates by attempting to snuff out all light and heat in
Timeline of the Realms                                                                Realmspace
                                                                                      Yugoloths interlope from another universe
? to -3889 - Realms Pre-History: Days of
                                                                                      The Blood Rift is created or splits off from the Barrens of Doom
Thunder to the birth of Nether the Elder                                              and Despair
? to ?
                                                                                      Devils interlope from another universe
         Ao attains divine ranks in excess of 20, becomes an overgod
                                                                                      Baator is created
         Ao finds an unoccupied patch in the plane of Shadow or
                                                                                      Demons interlope from another universe
         Phlogiston and uses salient overdivine ability to create
         Realmspace                                                                   The Abyss is created
         After the creation there is a period of timeless nothingness,                Eladrins take up residence in the Gates of the Moon
         Realmspace contains nothing but misty shadows and dim chaos
                                                                                      Archons interlope from another universe
         13 entities known as the Shadevari come to inhabit the empty
                                                                                      Mount Celestia is created
                                                                                      Guardinals arise and take up residence in the House of Nature
         Twin goddesses Selûne and Shar coalesce out of the primordial
         essence                                                                      Selûne tears the essence of magic from herself and hurls it at
         Shar establishes her divine realm in the Plane of Shadow
                                                                                      The essence of raw magic tears through the body of Shar
         Selûne creates her divine realm of the Gates of the Moon
         attached to the Astral Plane                                                 In passing through Shar the embodiment of raw magic bonds
                                                                                      with some of Shar's divine magical energy and rips it free of Shar
         Selûne and Shar create all the heavenly bodies of Realmspace
                                                                                      The combined essences of light and dark magic reform as the
         Selûne and Shar infuse Realmspace with life, creating Chauntea,
                                                                                      goddess Mystryl
         goddess of life of all Realmspace
                                                                                      The plane of Cynosure is created
         Dendar the Night Serpent comes into existence after the first
         living being to sleep in Realmspace has a nightmare                          Mystryl negotiates an uneasy truce between Selûne and Shar
         Chauntea establishes here divine realm on the plane of the House             Shar adds bitterness and loss to her portfolio
         of Nature
                                                                                      Shar vows eternal revenge
         Chauntea begs Selûne and Shar for warmth in order to nurture
                                                                                      Mystryl establishes her divine realm of Dweomertor
         life on all the planets
                                                                                      The god Oghma interlopes from another universe
         Selûne and Shar become divided at Chauntea's request,
         disagreeing for the first time                                               Oghma creates the plane of the House of Knowledge
         The War of Light and Darkness                                                Oghma gives names to the concepts and gods of Realmspace
         A conflict ignites between Selûne and Shar                                   Selûne has sons and daughters
         The god of war is created                                                    Life arises on the planets of Realmspace
         The god of disease is created                                                Chauntea at some point contracts her essence from the whole of
                                                                                      Realmspace to just the planet of Abeir-Toril
         The god of murder is created
                                                                                      Chauntea leaves fragments of herself as the embodiment of life
         The god of death is created
                                                                                      on each of the other planets of Realmspace, or relinquishes
         Other gods are created out of the residues of the deific battle              control altogether to later arising powers on those worlds
         between Shar and Selûne
                                                                                      The god of chaos/destruction is created
         The god of war creates the plane of Warrior's Rest attached to
                                                                                      Kozah/Talos creates the plane of Fury's Heart
         the Astral
                                                                                      The plane of Deep Caverns is created
         The god of disease creates a divine realm attached to the Astral -
         possibly   the    Barrens    of    Doom      and    Despair    or            A god or gods of primordial sea creatures create the plane of the
         Rarandreth/Offalmound                                                        Fated Depths
         The god of murder creates a divine realm attached to the Astral -            Animal Lords arise and take up residence in the House of Nature.
         possibly the Barrens of Doom and Despair or The Fugue Plane
                                                                                      The Days of Thunder: This is the time of the fabled Creator
         The god of death creates or occupies the Fugue Plane                         Races, when many gods came to the consciousness of mortals,
                                                                                      and many races still hid in caves. No mention can be found of
         The remaining other gods establish divine realms for themselves
                                                                                      elves, dwarves, and other races in this time. Still, their absence
         on existing planes or create new planes attached to the Astral
                                                                                      on ancient cave paintings is hardly sufficient evidence to say that
         The god of Murder murders the god of Death and takes his                     they did not exist in the Realms.
         portfolio, consolidating his power on the Fugue plane in the first
                                                                              -35,000 to -30,000
         act of Tyranny
                                                                                      [Planes] The god Annam interlopes from another universe OR
         During the battle with Shar, Selûne reaches beyond the universe
                                                                                      Annam is born of Law and Chaos
         to the Plane of Fire and draws on its fiery essence to create the
         Sun                                                                          [Planes] Annam marries Othea
         The god of the sun was created                                               [Planes] Othea gives birth to Lanaxis, father of the Titans, eldest
                                                                                      son of Othea and Annam
         The god of the sun creates his divine realm of the Keep of the
         Sun                                                                          [Planes] Othea gives birth to Vilmos, father of the Storm Giants,
                                                                                      son of Othea and Annam

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          [Planes] Othea gives birth to Nicias, father of the Cloud Giants,               [Planes] Dragons fall from sky as eggs
          son of Othea and Annam
                                                                                          [Planes] The dragon pantheon creates the plane of Dragon Eyrie
          [Planes] Othea gives birth to Masud, father of the Fire Giants,
          son of Othea and Annam
                                                                                          [Planes] Corellon fights with Gruumsh and blinds him in one eye
          [Planes] Othea gives birth to Ottar, father of the Frost Giants,
          son of Othea and Annam                                                          [Planes] Ityak-Ortheel, the Elf-Eater, emerges from a pool of the
                                                                                          mingled blood of Gruumsh and Corellon in the aftermath of their
          [Planes] Othea gives birth to Obadai, father of the Stone Giants,
                                                                                          battle and flees to the Abyss
          son of Othea and Annam
                                                                                          [Planes] Ghaunadaur joins with Araushnee and the Anti-
          [Planes] Othea gives birth to Ruk, father of the Hill Giants, son
          of Othea and Annam
                                                                                          [Planes] Araushnee is cast down into the Abyss with the Anti-
          [Planes] Othea gives birth to Arno/Julian, father of the Ettins,
                                                                                          Seldarine faction deities
          son of Othea and Annam
                                                                                          Seldarine Wars
          [Planes] Othea has an affair with Vaprak and bears the
          progenitor of the Ogre race                                                     [Planes] Auril is cast out of the plane of Olympus/Arvandor for
                                                                                          allying with the Anti-Seldarine in the war against Corellon
          [Planes] Othea gives birth to Dunmore, father of the Wood
          Giants, last son of Othea by Ulutiu                                   -30,000 to -24,000
          [Planes] The Days of Thunder                                                    [Planes] Dawn Ages/Time of Dragons: Dragons and giants rule
                                                                                          Toril at this time; elves and dwarves settle in small but growing
          [Planes] Sarrukh Empires
                                                                                          communities all over Faerûn. The dwarves overthrow the giants
          [Planes] Tyche interlopes into Realmspace                                       and start their empires. Toward the end of this time, the elves
                                                                                          start doing the same against the dragon overlords of this era.
          [Planes] The giant pantheon creates the plane of Jotunheim
                                                                                          [Planes] Reign of Dragons
          [Planes] M'daess fragments from the World Serpent
                                                                                -30,000 to -19,000
          [Planes] Merrshaulk fragments from the World Serpent
                                                                                          [Planes] Orcs arrive through portals left by creator races,
          [Planes] Shekinester fragments from the World Serpent
                                                                                          bringing the Orc gods with them
          [Planes] Jazirian fathers Parrafaire by Shekinester
                                                                                          [Planes] The Orc gods create the plane of Nishrek
          [Planes] A yuan-ti named Sseth devours the sleeping Merrshaulk
                                                                                          [Planes] The Solar Malkazid is thrown down into the Nine Hells
          and assumes his mantle as patron of the yuan-ti
                                                                                -28,000 to -25,000
          [Planes] Sarrukh create Lizard folk
                                                                                          [Planes] Reign of Giants
          [Planes] World Serpent creates aspect of Essylliss for worship by
          Lizard folk                                                           -25000 DR
          [Planes] Semuanya fragments from either the World Serpent or                    (circa) First mentions of Ironfang Keep on the Dragons' Sea
          Essylliss                                                                       appear in draconic legends.
          [Planes] Demogorgon frees the Khaasta                                 -25,000 to -24000
          [Planes] Ssharstrune fragments from the World Serpent                           (circa) [Planes] Elves come to Toril from Faerie
          [Planes] Shekinester eats Ssharstrune causing herself to              -25,000 to -12000
          fragment into 5 aspects
                                                                                          (circa) [Planes] Dwarves arise on Toril
          [Planes] The Seldarine takes control of planar territory formerly
                                                                                          (circa) [Planes] The dwarven pantheon creates the plane of
          under the control of the giant pantheon
          [Planes] The Seldarine establish the plane of Arvandor
                                                                                -24000 to -12000
          [Planes] Tyche establishes her realm of Olympus--probably
                                                                                          The First Flowering: The elves reach their peak here, more
          attached to Arvandor
                                                                                          than 15,000 years ago. The great elven civilizations of Faerûn
          [Planes] Batrachi Empires                                                       include Aryvandaar, Illefarn, Ilythiir, Keltormir, Miyeritar, and
                                                                                          Shantel Othreier. With the elves' success against the orcs and
? to -14000
                                                                                          dragons and giants, the other races thrive in safety and begin the
The First Epoch (Time of Beginnings) in Seros (the Inner Sea). All the races              slow climb on civilization.
currently living under the Sea of Fallen Stars take to the waters during this
period, which only the whales have much knowledge of. This Epoch ends
with the elven migration into Seros, and their rise to power.-35,000 to -                 (circa) [Planes] Halflings arise
                                                                                          (circa) [Planes] The Halfling pantheon creates the plane of
          [Planes] Gnomes arise on Toril                                                  Golden Fields
          [Planes] The Gnome pantheon creates the plane of Green Hills          -23900
-31,500                                                                                   Establishment of the first elvish settlements of Aryvandaar
                                                                                          (Present Day: High Forest).
          [Planes] Lizard folk abandon worship of Essylliss in favor of
          Semuanya                                                              -23600
-31,000                                                                                   Establishment of the first elvish settlements of Shantel Othreier
                                                                                          (Present Day: Green Fields).
          [Planes] [Planes]
          Aeree Empires
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         Establishment of the first elvish settlements of Ilythiir (Present               Aryvandaar's rulers begin attempts to diplomatically and
         Day: Shaar & Forest of Amtar).                                                   peacefully annex Miyeritar into their realm and under their
         Establishment of the first elvish settlements of Syòrpiir (Present
         Day: Ankhwood and Chondalwood).                                                  (circa) Tribal barbarian clans of humans roam Keltormir, hiding
                                                                                          and hunting in the great forests and avoiding the greater races of
                                                                                          elves, giants, and dragons.
         Establishment of the first elvish settlements of Illefarn (Present
                                                                                 -14000 to -215
         Day: Ardeep & Kryptgarden Forests and parts of the Dessarin
         valley).                                                                         The Second Epoch (Time of the Elves) of Seros (the Inner Sea).
                                                                                          The Seconf Epoch officially begins with the building of the
                                                                                          undersea capital of Aryselmalyr, and ends with forty years of war
         Establishment of the elvish settlements of Orishaar (Present Day:                between the sea elves and other undersea races. It is also during
         Duskwood & the Shaar).                                                           this Epoch that the first land- dwellers began exploration of the
                                                                                          waters (wizards of Netheril), the initial migrations of shalarin into
                                                                                          the Inner Sea, and the trapping of the sahuagin behind the
         Establishment of the elvish settlements of Thearnytaar (Present                  Sharksbane Wall.
         Day: Thornwood).
                                                                                          Miyeritar becomes the center of elven Art and High Magic on
         Establishment of the elvish settlements of Eiellûr (Present Day:                 Faerûn.
                                                                                          Skirmishing and trade interference starts between Aryvandaar
         (circa) First skirmishes between the Orishaar and Ilythiir elvish                andMiyeritar.
         tribes begin, and continue off and on for seven millennia.
                                                                                 -12000 to -9000
         Evidence from carvings in some sea caves under the Inner Sea
                                                                                          The Crown Wars: The Crown Wars of the Elves are fought during
         suggests that the merfolk, locathah, and sahuagin inhabit the
                                                                                          this period, pitting nearly four generations of elf against elf. The
         deeps and have battled each other since this time.
                                                                                          two greatest events of the Crown Wars that still have impact on
-19,000 to -15000                                                                         the Realms are the Dark Disaster and the Descent of the Drow.
                                                                                          The Dark Disaster utterly destroyed the forest realm of Miyeritar,
         [Planes] Goblinoids arrive through portals
                                                                                          leaving the blasted plains that are now the High Moors. Perhaps
         [Planes] Goblin deities establish the plane of Clangor                           due to the savagery of the Crown Wars or other factors long lost
                                                                                          to time, the Dark Elves became corrupt during this era, broke
                                                                                          away from their brethren, and after much warfare and cruelty
         Establishment of the first elvish settlements of Miyeritar (Present              they descended beneath the planet's surface to become the Deep
         Day: High Moor, Misty Forest), by green and dark elves due to                    Elves, the drow.
         political differences with the gold elves of Aryvandaar.
                                                                                          The Crown Wars begin with the rise of the Vyshaantar Empire of
         Establishment of the great elvish settlements of Keltormir                       Aryvandaar. After centuries of fruitless diplomacy, the impatient,
         (Present Day: Forest of Tethyr which spanned all of Tethyr, Amn,                 grasping rulers of Aryvandaar attack Miyeritar and begins putting
         Erlkazar, and Calimshan) by moon and green elves of Thearnytarr                  political pressure on Shantel Othreier to join them or suffer the
         and elsewhere, seeking peace and simple lives away from the                      same fate.
         strife of the other elven realms.
                                                                                          Miyeritar is militarily occupied and annexed by Aryvandaar,
         The independent sylvan elf realms of Thearnytaar, Eiellûr, and                   though a number of clans and strongholds resist and continue to
         Syòrpiir open discussions of unifying the elves of the Satyrwood                 fight. Many elves of Illefarn, despite its officially neutral stance,
         (Present Day: Thornwood/Chondalwood).                                            provide secret safehavens for Miyeritari refugees.
-17100 to -16800                                                                 -11700
         The War of Three Leaves: The unification of the Satyrwood is                     (circa) The dragon's war against the giants of Keltormir leads to
         thwarted by dark elven Ilythiiri spies and assassins, killing their              the First Tethrift; a great burning of southern Shantel Othreier
         leaders and framing opposing heirs, driving the three realms to a                that separated the soon-to-be-called the Wyrmwood from the
         multifront war. Ilythiir's influence is not discovered for centuries.            greater body of the forest. Tethir, kin of Keltormir and the first
                                                                                          recorded elven dragonslayer, single- handedly slays two ancient
                                                                                          red wyrms of the Ridge and saves many elves. A portion of
         (circa) Elves migrate from Thearnytaar, Eiellûr, and Syòrpiir to                 Keltormir's woods are named for him.
         the Inner Sea over the next seven millenia.
                                                                                          Tethir's stand earned the elves the respect of the dragons, who
-16900                                                                                    had previously dismissed them as ignorant, two-footed cattle.
         (circa) Numerous elves abandon the surface realms of Eiellûr,                    Over time, humanity slowly builds in the clearings created by the
         and Syòrpiir during the War of Three Leaves to settle in the                     dragon fires.
         Selmal Basin of the Inner Sea. This begins the elven migrations
                                                                                          The Second Crown War flares up in answer to the aggressions of
         into the Sea of Fallen Stars, which continue for seven millennia.
                                                                                          Aryvandaar. Ilythiir rises up and viciously strikes out at any who
-15300                                                                                    support the gold elves of the north. Its nearest neighbor of
                                                                                          Orishaar, as a major trade partner with Aryvandaar, falls swiftly in
         The elvish Vyshaan clan rises to power in Aryvandaar under
                                                                                          a brutal surprise attack.
         Coronal Ivósaar Vyshann.

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         The Ilythiiri destroy Syòrpiir by fire, separating them from their               largest and costliest of all the Crown Wars' battles. Nearly 70,000
         allied neighbors and burning their homes to the ground.                          elves die at the hands of elven and orcish enemies, as an orc
                                                                                          horde 100,000 strong falls upon the already-embattled elves.
                                                                                          Aryvandaar wins the day, and occupies the northern half of
         Thearnytaar and Eiellûr band together and declare war on Ilythiir,               Shantel Othreier.
         decrying their use of fire and wanton destruction far more than
         the power plays of the northern elves. They fight a holding action,
         preventing the Ilythiiri from advancing north.                                   Shantel Othreier is conquered by the Vyshaantar Empire of
                                                                                          Aryvandaar after the mysterious death of Coronal Ynloeth.
                                                                                          Guerilla fighting and rebel mages arise in parts of Miyeritar and
         The Sable Wars: Thearnytaar and Eiellûr, with minimal allies from                the newly conquered territories.
         Keltormir and Shantel Orthreier, invade Ilythiir, intent on
         destroying or reforming the dark elves before more realms fall.
         More than half their forces are decimated by the corrupt magics                  The Dark Disaster: Miyeritar is engulfed in killing storms, which
         of the dark elves.                                                               reduce this entire forest and realm into barren wastelands in
                                                                                          three months. While no proof could ever be found, many believe
                                                                                          the High Mages of Aryvandaar inflicted the Dark Disaster on
         Fall of Eiellûr as the Ilythiiri once again use fire to destroy their            Miyeritar.
         realm around them and isolate them from aid. They also were
                                                                                          Shock over the Dark Disaster established an uneasy four decades
         helped by traitor green elves, who thought their appeasement
                                                                                          of peace, as nearly every elf of Faerûn shrank back in awe and
         actions could help restore peace.
                                                                                          horror from what havoc the Crown Wars wrought.
         The start of the Crown Wars (and the Sable Wars and the Fall of
         Eiellûr) sees a sudden influx of elves entering the Inner Sea,
         forcing the elves out into the sea and away from the coastal                     (circa) The Fourth Crown War: Ilythiir's seething counter-attack
         waters. This ignites the first major conflicts with merfolk and                  to avenge Miyeritar sees their open use of the corrupt powers of
         sahuagin.                                                                        Ghaunadar and other dark, evil gods for the first time.
-11300                                                                           -10300
         End of the First Crown War: Miyeritar conquered by Aryvandaar.                   The Keltormir elves, opposed on both sides by the Vyshaan of
                                                                                          Aryvandaar and the dark elf clan Hune of Ilythiir, strategically
                                                                                          withdraw from eastern Keltormir, holding their lines at Highland's
         Thearnytaar falls to the savage and now-unrepentant dark elves,                  Edge.
         who use enslaved monsters and undead to occupy the thorn-and-
         bramble choked woods. Ilythiir now directly skirmishes with the
         major realm of Keltormir along its eastern and southern expanses.                The Stone and Claw Campaigns: The withdrawal of Keltormir's
                                                                                          forces to close and defend its own borders pitted the forces of
         With another major migration into the Sea of Fallen Stars after
                                                                                          Aryvandaar and Ilythiir against each other. They soon closed
         the fall of Thearnytaar, the sea elves expand militarily beyond the
                                                                                          ranks and fought incessantly for two centuries. Battles raged
         Selmal Basin and establish the undersea kingdoms and regions of
                                                                                          across the giant-infested mountains and wemic-claimed plains
         Coranthys, Tor Meraliir, Ullythan Reef, and Ryeniir.
                                                                                          north of Keltormir.
         Rise of the Aryselmalyr Empire in the Sea of Fallen Stars.
                                                                                          In opposition to the corrupt dark elves of Ilythiir and their
         Coryselmal, the grandest of the sea elf cities of Selmalyr (an elven
                                                                                          continued destruction of the forested elven homelands by fire (an
         kingdom of the Selmal Basin), becomes the capital of the
                                                                                          elven enemy of long-standing), over 1,000 priests and High
         Aryselmalyr Empire over all the sea elf kingdoms in the Inner Sea.
                                                                                          Mages in neutral Illefarn and other free areas spend decades in
-11000                                                                                    fervent prayer for salvation by Corellon Larethian and the
                                                                                          Seldarine gods.
         (circa) Dwarves from the great stronghold of Bhaerynden
         establish the first holds of Deep Shanatar in the southern              -10100
         Underdark (Present Day: Alimir Mountains, Lake of Steam).
                                                                                          Through enslaved dragons and other powers, the dark elves of
         The illithid enclave of Oryndoll is settled by refugees from Glyth, a            Ilythiir engulf all of Shantal Othreier in flames, destroying over
         planet in Realmspace.                                                            70% of its trees over the course of 50 years.
         (circa) [Planes] Githyanki successfully rebel against their Illithid    -10,000 to -1700
         overlords in a great war
                                                                                          [Planes] Humans from other worlds migrate to Zakhara
         (circa) [Planes] Illithid refugees colonize the Underdark
                                                                                          Humans from other worlds migrate to Maztica
         (circa) [Planes] Ilsensine establishes its divine realm in the
                                                                                          Humans from other worlds migrate to Kara-Tur
         plane of Deep Caverns
                                                                                          Ao allows the gods of Zakhara to create a pocket cosmology
         (circa) [Planes] Githyanki and Githzerai factions split and fight a
                                                                                          contained in an Astral Plane connected to Zakhara
         civil war
                                                                                          Ao allows the gods of Maztica to create a pocket cosmology
         [Planes] Githyanki colonize the Astral Plane
                                                                                          contained in an Astral Plane connected to Maztica
         [Planes] Githzerai colonize Warrior's Rest
                                                                                          Ao allows the Celestial Bureaucracy to establish a special
-10900                                                                                    transitive plane of the Spirit World attached to Kara-Tur
         The Third Crown War erupts as accords finally fail between                       The Celestial Bureaucracy establishes various divine realms
         Shantel Othreier and Aryvandaar.                                                 attached to the Spirit World
-10700                                                                           -10000
         Battle of the Gods' Theatre: The Gods' Theater (Present Day: The                 [Planes] Descent of the Drow: Corellon's magic, as directed
         Tunlands) on eastern Shantal Othreier is the site of one of the                  through his priests and High Mages, transforms the dark elves,

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        whether the corrupt Ilythiiri or others, into the drow. Whether by             abandoned for an age, leaving the forest open so the gods might
        magic or by the weaknesses that banish them from the sunlit                    restore its peace.
        lans, all drow retreat within two month's passing into the
                                                                                       The Wandering Years of elven colonization begin. Many elves
                                                                                       begin migrating back to Elven Court in its eastern forest. Illefarn
        Elves are summoned by the Seldarine to the site that becomes                   and Keltormir are the sole remaining civilizations to emerge intact
        Elven Court one month after the Descent of the Drow, to settle                 from the Crown Wars. The end of the Crown Wars brings the last
        differences and restore peace among the elves.                                 of the great elven migrations into the Inner Sea.
-9900                                                                                  Drow overwhelm the dwarves of Bhaerynden and take their fifth-
                                                                                       city for their own.
        Aryvandaar's covert persecution of High Mages and priests
        begins, as they attempt to destroy or control any who might            -9000 to -3859
        somehow force their descent as they did the drow. While not
                                                                                       The Rise of Civilization/The Founding Time: This era signals the
        destroyed utterly, Illefarn and its colony in the Llewyrrwood is
                                                                                       rise of all the humanoid civilizations, as the many dragons and
        annexed by Arvynandaar as its nobility of priests and High Mages
                                                                                       giants were long overthrown and the elven wars no longer
        died under the persecution of the increasingly-crazed Coronal
                                                                                       loomed over everyone as a threat. The elven realms of Evereska
        Giilvas Vyshaan. Many elves of both lands flee to the remnants of
                                                                                       and Evermeet grow by colonization along with other realms, from
        Shantel Othreier.
                                                                                       the human Unther or Coramshan to the dwarven realms of High
-9872                                                                                  Shanatar or Oghrann.
        Sea-elven garrison towers are built among the Sharksteeth              -9,000 to -3000
        Mountains under the Inner Sea, with the help of Vodos the Great
                                                                                       [Planes] Northmen arrive in the Trackless Sea through portals
                                                                                       from another world bringing interloper gods Silvanus, Mielikki,
-9845                                                                                  Oghma and others
        Construction begins on the Sharksbane Wall (uniting the existing               Age of Proud Peoples
        Tower Garrisons) by clergy of Deep Sashelas, Trishina, and Eadro.
                                                                                       The 135-mile-long Sharksbane Wall, built to keep the sahuagin
        Start of the First Serôs War. The burgeoning Inner Sea empire of               out of the waters of the Inner Sea, is completed in this year.
        sea elves allies with the merfolk against the sahaugin of eastern
                                                                                       The five Tunnels of Iratis are completed by the end of this year.
        End of the First Serôs War. This war destroys the major sahaugin
        kingdom in "Sekolah's Trench" (the Trench of Lopok). Wars and                  An elven tale, "Inferno," tells of a great drought lasting two
        skirmishes continue across the centuries to slow or stop the                   summers in this year. After an attack by a flight of red dragons on
        continuing construction of the Sharksbane Wall.                                the center of the great elven forest of Keltormir, the dragon fire
                                                                                       sparked a forest fire that raged out of control. This fire
                                                                                       extinguished four entire clans of elves, eleven giant settlements,
        The Vyshantaar Empire's forces occupy all elven realms (save                   at least four green dragons, and thousands of miles of
        Keltormir) from the High Forest of Aryvandaar to the sweltering                woodlands. The fires clear all the wooded area between the two
        southern forests of Ilythiir. They begin the colonization and                  great rivers (Present Day: the rivers Sulduskoon and Ith).
        settlement of Evermeet.
                                                                                       Founding of Rystall Wood and its First Rysar begins with its first
        A large force of Llewyrr elves escapes the oppressive mainland                 crowned Coronal.
        and resettle in isolation and safety among the mountains of the
        Moonshae Islands. Their new land becomes Synnoria, after the
        elfqueen who led the Llewyr to this island sanctuary.                          (circa) Dwarves are believed to live in great numbers in the
                                                                                       eastern mountains of present-day Semphar.
        (circa) Rise of the first drow civilizations in the Underdark
        beneath southern Faerûn. Their constant harassment of the                      Evereska is founded in secret by surviving clans of the former
        Vyshantaar forces over the next five centuries help prevent their              Shantel Othreier, Miyeritar, Orishaar, and Eiellûr as an elven
        annexing Keltormir or any other lands.                                         safehaven in the woods east of Aryvandaar.
        The drow city of Guallidurth is founded.                               -8500
-9200                                                                                  (circa) Dwarves migrate north from the Great Rift and enter the
                                                                                       cavernousrealms beneath the Sword Coast South.
        The Fifth Crown War: The First Proclamation of Elven Court leads
        to the revolt of the nobles of Aryvandaar and the last Crown War       -8500
        begins. The Elven Court, the Seldarine priesthoods, and the long-
                                                                                       Keltormir's Fall: Due to fire-sundered and otherwise ravaged
        hidden High Mages restore pockets of resistance and freedom
                                                                                       homelands, Keltormir dissolves into three separate forests: The
        across the entire Vyshantaar Empire, fragmenting the armies and
                                                                                       Wyrmwood, Darthiir Wood (Present Day: Forest of Mir), and the
        noblesto limit their coordination.
                                                                                       Forest of Tethir.
        (circa) The illithids dwelling in Oryndoll's outlying holdings clash
                                                                                       End of the First Rysar of Rystall Wood. Year of Founding for
        with the Shanatar dwarves in a protracted conflict known to the
                                                                                       Jhyrennstar. The Coronal is crowned and the First Rysar starts.
        dwarves as the Mindstalker Wars and to the mind flayers as the
        War of Cloven Thoughts.                                                        Founding of Siluvanede in the northwestern reaches of the High
                                                                                       (circa) Founding of the realm of Ar'Tel'Quessir of Siluvanede in
        The Fifth Crown War ends with the utter defeat of the Vyshaan
                                                                                       the northwestern and western reaches of the High Forest.
        and the dissolution of Aryvandaar. Much of the High Forest is

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-8298                                                                                 allying with and sharing their power with the other aquatic races.
                                                                                      The Marid States are in deep water beneath the Hmur Plateau,
         Start of the Second Serôs War. The sea-elven empire uses
                                                                                      allowing them to claim territories out of reach of from direct elven
         locathah forces to rally the enemies' enslaved locathah against
         them, as well as merfolk and crabmen.
                                                                                      Start of the Second Rysar of Uvaeren.
         End of the Second Serôs War. The war destroys the Kuo-Toan
         Consortiums. All their caravan cities along the underwater Plains    -7690
         of Duna collapse, and their people are put to the slaughter,
                                                                                      The djinni lord Calim reaches an accord with the elves and
         rendering the kua-toans nearly extinct in the Inner Sea up til the
                                                                                      dwarves and the borders of his empire halt at the southern banks
         present day.
                                                                                      of the River Agis and encompass all the lands south and east to
-8200                                                                                 the western slopes of the present-day Alimir Mountains. Calim
                                                                                      continues warring with the giants and dragons of the Marching
         Founding of Uvaeren and its First Rysar begins with the crowning
         of its first Coronal.
                                                                                      Ajhuu, a greater marid, breaks away and establishes a realm
         Yrlaancel, the city of peace, is built within Rystall Wood.
                                                                                      within Calim's lands while the noble djinni is away. On Calim's
-8100                                                                                 reutrn, the Steam Clashes begin between them. Creation of the
                                                                                      Maridflow and Hajluar's Falls (present-day: Azure Falls) in the
         The dwarven realm of Deep Shanatar is at its greatest expanse
                                                                                      Alimir Mountains.
         beneath southwestern Faerûn (Present Day: Amn, Tethyr,
         Erlkazar, Calimshan, Alimir Peninsula). The empire is ruled from     -7684
         the Wyrmskull Throne in Alatorin's Brightaxe Hall. Within 150
                                                                                      The Shattering: With this event, the Steam Clashes end and
         years, trade is underway with surface elves.
                                                                                      Ajhuu and his rebels are destroyed. The coastline between the
-8,100 to -8080                                                                       mouth of the River of Ice and the southern tip of the Alimir range
                                                                                      is forever changed, and the Spider Swamp comes into being.
         [Planes] Illithids capture dwarves from clan Duergar to use as
         slaves during the Mindstalker Wars                                   -7600
-8000                                                                                 The Second Rysar of Jhyrennstar begins under the Coronal
         Founding of Semberholme in the Elven Court.
                                                                                      Founding of Sharrven (a moon-elf realm) in the southern reaches
         All sahuagin settlements in the Inner Sea lying west of the
                                                                                      of the High Forest, due to overcrowding in Evereska and elitism of
         Sharksbane Wall are destroyed by this time.
                                                                                      Siluvanedenn elves.
                                                                                      Llurth Dreier, City of Ooze, is founded by the drow under the
         Full trade exists between the dwarves of Deep Shanatar and the               Shaar.
         elves of Darthiir, Tethir, and the dwindling remnants of Shantel
                                                                                      Dwarves establish the realm of Sarphil.
                                                                                      The Second Rysar of Rystall Wood gives way to the Third Coronal.
         (circa) The Great Arrival: A large force of djinn (known as the
         Djen) led by the djinni lord Calim arrive in the areas around        -7400
         present-day Calimport, along with a large force of servants and a
                                                                                      Ilodhar falls under an orc horde this year.
         few slaves, mostly humans and halflings. Within months of the
         arrival, the spires of Calimport rise above the plains and                      The Third Rysar of Uvaeren begins after the sudden death of
         woodlands of southern Faerûn. The Djen quickly clear and seize               the Coronal while hunting. The new Coronal is more militarily
         all the lands south and west of the Marching Mountains; the Calim            disposed, and begins proactively attacking orcs and giants in the
         empire has begun.                                                            mountains.
         [Planes] Calim and his Djinn arrive in Faerûn and found              -7130
                                                                                      Rise of the Dukars. This quasi-mystical order of monastic and
-7790                                                                                 military wizards arises from the efforts of its four founders in the
                                                                                      small town of Nantar on the Lower Hmur Plateau. The orders are
         The Dragon Wars: Calimport falls before a flight of dragons. The
                                                                                      composed of only lorekeepers at this time.
         djinni lord Calim begins a century-long campaign against the
         dragons of the Marching Mountains. By its end, every dragon in       -6946
         the mountains dies at the hands and magics of the Djen. The
                                                                                      The Mervae Alliance. The Dukars develop their powers and
         genies' magic rebuilds Calimport within a year of its initial
                                                                                      become peacekeepers across Serôs (the Inner Sea) with the
                                                                                      alliances made with Aryselmalyr here, though unlike any other
-7717                                                                                 forces, they do not bid oaths of fealty to the sea-elven empire.
         The reigning Dao Ataman of Imir of the Great Dismal Delve            -6900
         establishes a permanent two-waygate between his holdings on
                                                                                      Coronal Kiyuigh dies on his 100th foray into the mountains. The
         the Elemental Plane of Earth and a cavern complex beneath the
                                                                                      Fourth Rysar of Uvaeren starts with the new Coronal, the blind
         site of present-day Kzelter.
                                                                                      Great Scholar Eltaor, who restores Uvaeren's reputation as a
-7700s                                                                                learned realm.
         (circa) Rogue genies abandon the Empire of Calim and settle the      -6800
         lands and waters of the southwestern Inner Sea.
                                                                                      A horde of efreet called the Army of Fire, led by the great pasha
         Rise of the Marid States. Rogue marids from the surface Calim                Memnon, magically arrive near the location of its' current
         Empire trespass in Selmalyr, sparking war with the elves. Within a           namesake city. The efreet establish the short-lived realm of
         year, marids and their jann spread into Serôs (the Inner Sea),
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        Memnonnar and found the settlements of Memnon, Myratma, and                   Fifth Rysar. The newest Coronal of the Sixth Rysar is his
        Shoonach.                                                                     apprentice and wife, the Lady Mnuvae.
        The Third Rysar ends in Rystall Wood, and the Fouth Rysar starts      -5642
        at the crowning of Naevys Caersaelk, the first female Coronal of
                                                                                      Elves found the city of Evereska.
        the realm of Arcorar.
                                                                                      Djen settle in Calimshan area.
        [Planes] Memnon and his Efreet arrive in Faerûn and found
        Memnonnar                                                             -5600
-6500                                                                                 (circa) The dwarves of Shanatar and the giants of the Giant's
                                                                                      Plains break out in war. 25 years later, more than half the giant
        (circa) A group of elves, mainly immigrants from Syorpiir, settle
                                                                                      population of the Cloud Peaks are exterminated by the dwarves.
        the great forest now known as the Chondalwood and name their
        home Nikerymath.                                                              The dwarves of Shanatar build the Axe and the Star Bridges in
                                                                                      present-day Amn.
        Coronal Hoccar dies, ending the Second Rysar of Jhyrennstar. The
        Third Rysar begins with his niece, the Coronal Haalija.                       Esyae dies in a High Magic ritual gone wrong, and her young
                                                                                      brother Mhaenal becomes the Sixth Coronal of Rystall Wood.
        Founding of the dwarven House Axemarch in Shanatar.
                                                                                      By this time, shape-shifting oozes are emerging from the mud
                                                                                      flats of Llurth Dreier with increasing regularity.
        The elves meet the dwarves of Sarphil on the battlefields of the
        Vast, and forge a tenuous alliance since the elves saved the
        dwarves from death at orc hands.                                              (circa) Ambril's Bane. Dwarves kill human tomb robbers on the
                                                                                      slopes of Mount Kellerak, including an heir to the throne of
                                                                                      Coramshan. Three millennia of war between Coramshan and
        The Coronal Eltaor dies by palimpset. The Fifth Rysar sees the                Shanatar ensues, with the elves allying with the dwarves.
        election of the young, vibrant Coronal Intevar.
                                                                                      (circa) Battle of Karlyn's Vale. The dwarves of Shanatar slaughter
        Beginning of the age known to the elves of Tethir as the Era of               the last major giant tribes of the south. Later, a monstrous
        Skyfire. Memnon and Calim bring their forces to bear against each             likeness of Karlyn, the warleader of the dwarves, is built over the
        other and battle until -6100DR.                                               course of two centuries to honor him.
        The Fourth Rysar of Rystall Wood gives way to the Fifth Rysar                 The Murabir (warlord) Mir of Coramshan seizes much of High
        under the Coronal Esyae, daughter of Naevys.                                  Shanatar while the dwarves are fighting the Giant Wars to the
        End of the Era of Skyfire: Battle of Teshyllal Fields. Calim and
        Memnon destroy each other, but the forces unleashed in that                   (circa) Between this time and -2600 DR, the dwarven realms of
        battle scar the landscape forever, creating the Calim Desert.                 Oghrann, Haunghdannar, Gharraghaur, Belsimer, Ammarindar,
                                                                                      Delzoun, Ironstar, the Fallen Kingdom, and Dareth are founded as
                                                                                      dwarves flee the constant warfare enveloping Shanatar.
        Fall of Calim's Rule: The last of the djinn are ousted by humans in
                                                                                      The First Kingdom of Mir is founded in the lands west of the
        alliance with the dwarves of Shanatar. The lands east of the Calim
                                                                                      Darthiir Woods and south of the Wurlur (present-day: River Ith).
        Desert and south of the Marching Mountains become the human
                                                                                      For the next 300 years, Mir and Coramshan aggressively expand
        nation of Coramshan.
                                                                                      eastward and share the conquered territories until their defeat by
        [Planes] Humans rebel and oust Calim and his djinni, founding                 the kingdom of Jhaamdath.
        the human nation of Coramshan
                                                                                      Beginning of the First Age of Calimshan (until -3200DR).
        The Fourth Rysar of Jhyrennstar begins.
                                                                                      Oghrann established as the first colony from Shanatar; few
-5960                                                                                 dwarves remain in this realm, and most continue north.
        King Adiir Velm of House Axemarch leads 5000 dwarves onto the         -5,112 to -4835
        plains of former Memnonnar and founds the realm of High
                                                                                      [Planes] From now until -4835, the Webfire Wars rage
        Shanatar. Over the next few centuries they settle the lands now
                                                                                      throughout the drow city of Llurth Dreier, pitting the faithful of
        considered Tethyr.
                                                                                      the Spider Queen against the followers of Ghaunadaur.
        (circa) The nation of Jhaamdath is founded with a few
                                                                                      The Twelve Nights of Fire: The elven realm of Uvaeren is
        settlements north of the great forest Nikerymath.
                                                                                      destroyed by a falling star whose impact opens a 100-mile-long
-5700                                                                                 and 30-mile-wide clearing in Cormanthor's treeline. The Coronal
                                                                                      and nearly all of its noble houses die instantly or during the
        Tales of Intevar's Librarium in Uvaeren spread throughout all
                                                                                      conflagration. Few Uvaeranni escape to the safety of deeper
        elven lands, as this allegedly contains the collective knowledge of
                                                                                      Arcorar, aside from those few dozen away from the realm during
        the elves.
                                                                                      this disaster.
                                                                                      Rystall Wood becomes a separate forest and realm after the
        Intevar's Librarium and some strongholds in Uvaeren are attacked              Twelve Nights of Fire clear away the mountain and hill trees that
        by greedy elven wizards seeking knowledge of High Magic, to no                attached it to Arcorar. While an independant forest now, its
        avail. However, Intevar dies of a poisoned wound, ending the                  Coronal still convenes often with the leaders of the Elven Court.

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        (circa) Clash at Earthrift. Two elven princes are accidently killed   -4420
        in a dwarven-instigated landslide, and the alliance between the
                                                                                      The surface dwarven realm of Belsimer is founded by Torhild
        elves of Keltormir and the dwarves of Shanatar falls apart.
                                                                                      Flametongue. The dwarves of Belsimer build the Halls of the
        Coramshan and Mir unite under Ukhar IV to form the Calimshan                  Hunting Axe, the Hall of Four Ghosts, Hammer Hall, the building
        Empire, which claims all lands south of the Wurlur (present-day:              now known as the Stronghold of the Nine, the Stone Bridge, and
        River Ith) and west of the Iltkazar Mountains.                                are believed to have also built Southkrypt. Belsimer crumbles
                                                                                      when Torhild is slain, and its' people flee south to join the Fallen
        (circa) [Old Empires] Gargauth battles Lathander on the Plains
        of Sulhantar (present-day: northwestern Shaar). The Morninglord
        wins, and imprisons the Fallen Lord deep in the Pit of Sorrows (an    -4400
        ancient dwarf-hold; present-day: Peleveran).
                                                                                      The Dark Court Slaughter: Drow and duergar attack and destroy
-4974                                                                                 Elven Court and Sarphil beginning at the start of the year on
                                                                                      Midwinter Night. Within days, Elven Court is in ruins and Sarphil is
        The dwarven realm of Haunghdannar is established this year by
                                                                                      occupied by the drow and duergar. The Slaughter claims the lives
        dwarves centered in the mountains east of present-day Leilon. It
                                                                                      of many clan leaders of Elven Court and both the Coronals of
        was the home of the only known seafarring dwarves.
                                                                                      Rystall Wood and Jhyrennstar.
                                                                                      In the aftermath of the Dark Slaughter, the archer-guard
        The drow city of Sshamath, City of Dark Weavings, is founded.                 Shevarash, in an anger-tinged prayer to Corellon, vows to
                                                                                      become the Seldarine's hand against the drow to extract revenge
                                                                                      for the loss of his family. The Black Archer never smiles again, as
        Death of Coronal Mhaenal by monsters summoned into his                        he sought to kill Lolth and all her followers.
        bedchambers; the Sixth Rysar of Rystall Wood ends with the
                                                                                      The Eighth Rysar of Rystall Wood (the child wizardess Enajharas)
        murder investigation lasting for 90 years.
                                                                                      and the Sixth Rysar of Jhyrennstar (the prophet of Labelas, the
-4900                                                                                 aged Oacenth) begin with somber coronations and the call-to-
                                                                                      arms against the drow, their now-revealed enemy.
        (circa) Plague hits Calimport and Almraiven. Known as the
        Warrior's Plague, for the berserk rages and battle madness in         -4300
        those afflicted; most casualties among military forces.
                                                                                      End of the Seven Citadels' War with the full forces of Sharrven
-4900                                                                                 brought to bear against the oft-victorious Siluvanedenn. The gold
                                                                                      elf realm is humbled by superior magics and elven dragonriders;
        The Fifth Rysar of Jhyrennstar convenes under the warrior
                                                                                      hereafter, Siluvanede remains exclusive, but it is a vassal realm of
        Coronal Khilseith.
        Three nobles are uncovered as the plotters who slew the aged
                                                                                      Three hunting clans and five fishing villages on the northwestern
        Coronal Mhaenal; the actual caster of the monstersummons is
                                                                                      coast of Faerûn unite under a single leader. The humans call their
        executed, and the others banished from Rystall Wood and
                                                                                      community Illusk, naming themselves after the elven nation
                                                                                      Illefarn, whom they attempt to emulate.
        The Seventh Rysar of Rystall Wood finally begins with the rise of
        Coronal Injros.
                                                                                      The impressionable Coronal Enajharas isolates Rystall Wood from
                                                                                      all dealings with Arcorar, as her nobles say conspiracies against
        Rise of the dwarven realm of Gharraghaur, centered on present-                them whirl among the elves of Jhyrennstar.
        day Mirabar.
                                                                                      Fall of the dwarven realm of Besilmer.
        (circa) The Plague of Terror: mysteriously affecting only
        Calimport, this plague drives many mad from imagined spectral
        foes and other fears. As a result of the plague, the entire                   (circa) Rise of the dwarven realm of Ammarindar.
        waterfront and other inner parts of the city burn as a few
        dockworkers imagine great sea monsters attacking the city.
                                                                                      Shevarash the Black Archer dies, but undergoes Apotheosis to
                                                                                      become the Night Hunter and Arrow Bringer. This green elf
        (circa) Eaerlann rises among the ruins of Aryvandaar due to the               demigod of the Seldarine is still a hunter and vengeful destroyer
        efforts of young elven nobles from Sharrven. Their interests in               of drow, but now hunts Lolth and Vhaeraun directly (though he
        restoring the elder realm while also allying with the dwarves of              no longer considers Eilistraee and her worshipers to be among his
        the North were matched in the interests of the Elders of Sharrven             prey).
        and Evereska to preventing the elves of Siluvanede from doing
        the same and repeating the same mistakes of the past.
                                                                                      The Coronal Oacenth of Jhyrennstar falls ill; the Ruling Trials last
                                                                                      from Midsummer to Harvestide; the threeelfblades are forged.
        Efreet invade Djen through Gate, Start of 100 years war                       Coronal Kahvoerm Irithyl becomes the ruler of Semberholme,
                                                                                      Jhyrennstar, and Elven Court, all of which are now the elven
                                                                                      nation of Cormanthyr.
        End of 100 years war.
                                                                                      [Planes] The Duergar win their freedom from the Illithids
                                                                                      [Planes] Laduguer establishes the realm of Hammergrim in Deep
        (circa) The Seven Citadels' War: Skirmishes break out between                 Caverns
        the elite forces of Siluvanede and the fledgling forces of Eaerlann
                                                                              -4,000 to -1800
        (with support from Sharrven). These conflicts, which last for the
        next 200 years, are sometimes collectively referred to as the Sixth           [Planes] Hammergrim is ripped free of Deep Caverns to become
        Crown War.                                                                    its own plane

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-3983                                                                            -3654
         The birth of the city of Cormanthor begins here, with the                        [Netheril] The Terraseer appears for the first time. He shows
         Summoning of the Rule Tower.                                                     the early Netherese how to hide and fight a league of orcs
                                                                                          pouring from the mountains.
         The drow city of Menzoberranzan is founded by Menzoberra the
         Kinless.                                                                         (circa) Dwarven realm of Shanatar founded. Drow city of
                                                                                          Menzoberranzan founded.
         (circa) Establishment of Delzoun, the Shield Kingdom of the
         dwarves.                                                                         [Netheril] The town of Zenith is founded.
-3889 to -338 - The Rise and Fall of Netheril
                                                                                          Fall of the dwarven realm of Gharraghaur.
         [Netheril] Birth of Nether the Elder. (-30 NY)
                                                                                          War breaks out between the elven nations of Eaerlann, Mieyritar,
                                                                                          and Illefarn. The humans, caught in the middle, are unable to
         [Netheril] Nether the Elder takes control of the village of Gers.                trade with one for fear of retribution from the others.
-3859                                                                            -3552
         [Netheril] Alliance of the fishing villages of Fenwick, Gers, Gilan,             [Netheril] Northreach is founded.
         Gustaf, Moran, Nauseef, and Janick into Seventon. This alliance is
         soon renamed Netheril. (1 NY)
                                                                                          [Netheril] Frostypaw is established as the Rengarth port to the
         Beginning of the First Age.
                                                                                          Narrow Sea.
         [Netheril] Birth of Nether the Younger.
                                                                                          [Netheril] The Nether Scrolls are uncovered by the Netherese in
-3847                                                                                     the ruins of Aryvandaar; the humans soon abandon the magic
                                                                                          taught by the elves for greater power.
         [Netheril] The Abbey of the Moon is established on the peak of
         Selûne's Crest, the highest peak on the Abbey Mountains.                         End of the First Age, Beginning of the Nether Age. (326 NY)
-3859                                                                            -3520
         Alliance of the fishing villages of Fenwick, Gers, Gilan, Gustaf,                (circa) [Netheril] The elves of the North begin aiding in the
         Moran, Nauseef, and Janick into Seventon. Soon renamed                           escapes of gnomish slaves from their Netherese captors, helping
         Netheril. (1 NY)                                                                 them move south and east across the Realms.
         Beginning of the First Age.                                             -3500
-3843                                                                                     (circa) Menzoberranzan is founded.
         The drow city of Ched Nasad is founded.                                 -3495
-3830s                                                                                    [Netheril] Birth of Congenio Ioun.
         (circa) [Netheril] Eaerlanni elves approach Netheril.                   -3462
-3835                                                                                     [Netheril] Creation of Congenio's pebbles (ioun stones).
         [Netheril] The elven realm of Eaerlann open dialogues with                       Annagoth dies, drowning in the waters of the northwestern
         Netheril; humans begin to learn magic from the Eaerlanni elves                   Narrow Sea. This gives the sea here its name of Annagoth Bay.
         during this decade.
                                                                                          [Netheril] After 269 years of searching the Netherese discover
         [Netheril] Assassination and death of Nether the Elder.                          and establish trade with the dwarven kingdom of Delzoun.
-3772                                                                            -3447
         [Netheril] Death of Nether the Younger.                                          [Netheril] Conch established at the base of the Columns of the
         Fall of the dwarven realm of Oghrann.
                                                                                          [Planes] The Tears of Selûne appear in the night sky
         [Netheril] Word of a nation of "humanlike rock beings who dwell
         in earthen mountains and hills" reach Netheril. Netheril scouts                  [Netheril] Congenio Ioun changes the name of Congenio's
         begin search for dwarves.                                                        pebbles toIoun stones.
-3717                                                                            -3400
         The Duergaran city of Gracklstugh is founded.                                    Start of the Ninth Rysar of Rystall Wood.
-3655                                                                            -3392
         [Netheril] Netheril     scouts   befriend   a   tribe   of   Rengarth            The Duergar King Horgar Steelshadow II proclaims the founding
         barbarians.                                                                      of Deepkingdom with Gracklstugh as its royal seat, claiming
                                                                                          sovereignty over all gray dwarf enclaves north of the Sharnlands
         An orc horde emerges from the Spine of the World and begins to
                                                                                          and west of the Buried Realms beneath Anauroch.
         move towards Netheril.
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-3389                                                                                 Half of the Nether Scrolls is stolen by elves of Cormanthyr and
                                                                                      secreted away by the High Mages of that realm. One of the
        Fall of the dwarven realm of Haunghdannar. The sea is believed
                                                                                      thieves is the gnome elf-friend Rilmohx Sha'Quessir.
        to have made all the dwarves of this nation mad and the realm
        dwindles and is abandoned. Their descendants are thought to be        -3014
        the Madbeards of today.
                                                                                      Ioulaum creates the first mythallar. A mythallar is established in
-3386                                                                                 Northreach.
        Hoyden is established by elves seeking to end the squabbling                  Beginning of the Mythallar Era. (845 NY)
        between the nations of Eaerlann, Mieyritar, and Illefarn.
                                                                                      Ioulaum creates theMantle of Ioulaum, the first magic item to use
        [Netheril] Two of the Nether Scrolls are stolen during an                     the mythallar.
        excursion in the High Forest. The mages carrying the scrolls are
        slaughtered by a grove of treants. The Scrolls are never
        recovered.                                                                    [Netheril] Basin Lake becomes a popular Netherese resort area.
-3358                                                                         -3106
        [Netheril] Flight arrows and short bows become available in                   [Netheril] The Netherese farming town of Grog is established.
                                                                                      [Netheril] Half of the Nether Scrolls is stolen by elves of
        War between the two remaining elven nations comes to an end.                  Cormanthyr and secreted away by the High Mages of that realm.
        The 240 year war decimates their numbers thrice over.                         One of the thieves is the gnome elf-friend Rilmohx Sha'Quessir.
-3332                                                                                 After the destruction of theZweihausen, the River Zweihaus is
                                                                                      named after them.
        In less than a tenday, the Sunset Plague claims the lives of almost
        everyone in Calimport, including more than half the ruling family.    -3014
        Calimport lies empty for nearly a century, as many are afraid of
                                                                                      [Netheril] Ioulaum creates the first mythallar. A mythallar is
        the plague.
                                                                                      established in Northreach.
                                                                                      Beginning of the Mythallar Era. (845 NY)
        [Netheril] The Abbey of the Moon burns in a forest fire. It
        becomes haunted by powerful apparitions who destroy all who
        enter.                                                                        [Netheril] Ioulaum creates theMantle of Ioulaum, the first magic
                                                                                      item to use the mythallar.
        [Netheril] Birth of the Netherese arcanist Ioulaum.
                                                                                      Raising of the Mythal/Birth of Myth Nantar. Nantar, a small town
                                                                                      on the slopes of the Hmer Plateau and long the center of Dukar
        The Numosi and Jhimari schools of the Dukars are destroyed by                 culture, becomes Myth Nantar, City of Destinies, as the High
        kraken out of the Trench of Lopok.                                            Mages raise amythal around the soon-growing city. This becomes
                                                                                      the site for much magical research and lore. It is also the location
                                                                                      of a new central academy for Dukars and other schools and
        (circa) [Netheril] Unity is established as a base of operations               towers in the city teach numerous other methods of magic
        against the goblins.                                                          brought by the former surface elves (and some hidden marids'
                                                                                      magic). Any Dukars trained at Myth Nantar, for the first time,
                                                                                      must vow oaths of fealty to the Empire and the Coronal at
        [Netheril] The Abbey of the Moon is refounded at the                          Coryselmal.
        headwaters of the Gillian River.
                                                                                      (circa) The dwarven realm of Ammarindar flourishes.
        End of the First Age of Calimshan. Beginning of the Second Age
                                                                                      The Gate of Iron is built by dwarves to protect the region of
        (until -1900DR).
                                                                                      present-day Durpar and Ulgarth from the Imaskari empire.
                                                                                      Tibold, in present-day Erlkazar, is founded as an outpost of the
        [Netheril] Ioulaum leads the Netherese against the orcs in the                dwarves of High Shanatar to resist the Second Calimshan
        Rampant Peaks. He also starts the Excursion into Extinction,                  Empire's advances.
        slaughtering over 140,000 orcs.
                                                                                      Trade relations open between the surface elves of Cormanthyr
        Netheril and the orcs of the Rampant Peaks clash on the slopes of             and the sea elves of Arselmalyr at Myth Nantar.
        Thunder Peak. The Netherese militias clear a small mountain of
                                                                                      The Kuo-toan city of Sloopdilmonpolop, City of Pools, is founded.
        orcs. They name the mountain Bone Hill.
                                                                                      [Planes] The Age of Humanity
        [Netheril] A small but influential tribe of Rengarth barbarians
        establishes Vandal Station.                                                   [Netheril] Ioulaum creates the first floating city - Ioulaum's
        [Netheril] An earthquake forms Basin Lake. Two years later,
        druids of Jannath (Chauntea) begin seeding the lake with fish.                The Ironstar Kingdom of dwarves begins this year under the lone
                                                                                      Ironstar clan.
                                                                                      [Netheril] Dagger's Point is established.
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-2959                                                                                power-hungry mages of Netheril, and vow to slay any Netherese
                                                                                     wizard that strays into their western High Forest realm.
        (circa) [Netheril] The enclave of Thiefsward is established by
        guildmasters who are concerned about the use of magic putting        -2758
        an end to a thief's profession. It quickly becomes the training
                                                                                     [Netheril] End of the Mythallar Era. Beginning of the Silver Age.
        ground for thieves and arcanist/thieves from all over Netheril.
                                                                                     (1101 NY)
                                                                                     The Mines of Dekanter are discovered.
        [Netheril] A mythallar is created in the trading port of
                                                                                     [Netheril] A large temple of Tyche is built in Imbrue. This leads
                                                                                     to a boom in that city.
        [Netheril] A weather-controlling mythallar is established in
                                                                                     [Netheril] The city of Arisome is established. After a bounty is
        Goblins sack the town of Cantus.
                                                                                     set on orc ears, the city is renamed Earsome.
        The incredibly ancient Coronal Kahvoerm dies upon placing
                                                                                     [Netheril] The city of Arctic Rim is founded.
        hisselu'taar upon the hilt of theRuler's Blade. His fourth son
        attempts to take his place, but theRuler's Blade rejects him and     -2709
        destroys the greedy elf in a gout of greenish flame. Sakrattars
                                                                                     (circa) [Netheril] The Marsh of Simplicity becomes the home
        Irithyl, the youngest of the Coronal's great-grandsons, takes up
                                                                                     for tribes of lizardmen. These tribes are ruled by a sucession of
        the blade and is proclaimed Coronal by ancient blade-rite, as was
                                                                                     powerful lizard kings, including the infamous Gr'Zhad.
        Kahvoerm. So begins the Second Rysar of Cormanthyr.
                                                                                     (circa) The fey'ri unleashed monsters in southern High Forest.
        [Netheril] Goblins re-settle the ruins of Canthus.
                                                                                     [Netheril] A temple of Moander is built within the Pox in the
        [Netheril] A clutch of ghosts inhabits the Abbey of the Moon.
                                                                                     mountains known as Moander's Footstep.
        Many adventuring groups and paladins die attempting to cleanse
        the temple of their foul influence.                                          The enclave known as Quagmire is established.
-2858                                                                        -2650
        [Netheril] The arcanist Halavar is born.                                     (circa) The city of Bhaluin is founded by the Raurin Empire.
-2855                                                                        -2646
        [Netheril] Netheril, led by the arcanist Miren, attacks the ogre             [Netheril] An extremely harsh winter causes orc hordes to raid
        community of Chanth. This starts the seven year war that comes               Northreach.
        to be known as "Ogres' Stand."
                                                                                     [Netheril] Halavar, a popular Netherese arcanist, establishes the
        [Netheril] Canlespiere is founded on the ruins of the ogre city of           enclave of Palter.
        Chanth by the arcanist Miren.
                                                                                     (circa) Height of Netheril, Dwarven Realm of Ammarindar
-2832                                                                                founded.
        [Netheril] The amethyst dragon Gembright is first sighted in the     -2639
        Channel Locks.
                                                                                     (circa) Dwarven Realm of Dareth founded.
        [Netheril] There are now a total of 13 floating Netherese cities.
                                                                                     Mezro, in Chult, is founded by Ubtao.
        Cantus is destroyed after several battles; goblins vs. goblins and
                                                                                     [Netheril] Scourge is founded.
        dwarves vs. goblins.
                                                                                     The town of Algid is founded.
        [Netheril] Bandits kill Halavar for hisHalavar's Universal
        Pantograph. ThePantograph is never found again.                              [Netheril] Three sects of Amaunator travel to Trinity to escape
                                                                                     the persecution of followers of Shar. The three sects set aside
                                                                                     their differences and begin to work together. They soon combine
        [Netheril] Remembrance is established. Its' center is a                      into one religious sect; one that is more relaxed than other
        monastary devoted to Jannath (Chauntea).                                     Amaunator-controlled regions.
-2785                                                                        -2613
        [Netheril] Imbrue is founded.                                                [Netheril] The sea monster known as Diemondar begins to
                                                                                     haunt Basin Lake.
        The Slaughter of Sharrven: The elven realm of Sharrven
        fragments and falls due to an inexplicable explosion of the                  [Netheril] The Rengarth barbarians establish Coldfoot.
        monstrous population within the southern High Forest. Survivors
                                                                                     Sanctuary is established as a Netherese enclave.
        flee to Eaerlann and Evereska, and the realm lies vacant but for a
        few settlements and outposts (though the southern forest retain      -2600
        the name "Sharrven" until the modern era). While proof is sorely
                                                                                     Dareth, the dwarven "Ice Kingdom," is founded. Orloebar
        lacking, the paranoid elves of Siluvanede quickly blame the
                                                                                     Snowbeard is crowned king.
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        The last known dwarves of Shanatar fall on the northern slopes of             [Netheril] A group of Vandal barbarians destroy another group
        the Sulduskoon River. High Shanatar falls into human hands.                   of miners and warriors who were desecrating their burial mounds.
        Work begins on the Twisted Tower.                                     -2442
-2589                                                                                 [Netheril] The first recorded instance of the Channel Mountains
                                                                                      being home to a cloud giant clan happens when Harborage begins
        [Netheril] Conifera reaches its height in population, as 15,000
                                                                                      to trade with them. These cloud giants are identified as the
        people now live there.
                                                                                      Amanir clan.
        [Netheril] A group of adventurers disappear while traveling near
                                                                                      [Netheril] An apprentice working for the phaerimm steals seven
        Thunder Peak. Divinations reveal that a powerful undead creature
                                                                                      of the Nether Scrolls. The mageling is killed as he leaves the city,
        was responsible, but no one is able to find either traces of the
                                                                                      but the Scrolls are never recovered.
        adventurers or any undead.
                                                                                      Founding of Bandor Village.
        [Planes] Ulutiu exiles himself to the Astral Plane to sleep next to
        the corpse of Othea, his necklace sinks creating the Great Glacier.           [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Tolodine is born.
        Year 0 of Ulutiun Calendar.
                                                                                      (circa) Calimshan garrisons eastern Iltkkazar in the vincinity of
        Despite repeated attacks and attempts to stop them, the drow                  the Omlarandin Mountains, south of the Wurlur (present-day:
        complete the Twisted Tower this year and build up their presence              River Ith).
                                                                                      The beholder hive of Zokir, the City of Orbs, is founded.
        [Netheril] Death of Congenio Ioun.
                                                                                      (circa) [Planes] The Great Mother takes up residence in the
        The Netherese arcanist Sadebreth is born.                                     plane of Deep Caverns.
-2539                                                                                 [Planes] 3 beholder colony ships from H'Catha crash land in the
                                                                                      Alimir Mountains and colonize the Underdark.
        The Spiderfires: Drow inflict their greatest damage upon the
        forests since the Twelve Nights of Fire by setting the southern       -2387
        Rystall Woods aflame with a swarm of spiders made out of arcane
                                                                                      [Netheril] A work strike by the gnomes of Netheril is successful,
        fire. After a long, dry summer, the woods burn easily. This clears
                                                                                      and the gnomes are released from servitude to the Netherese.
        more than 100 miles of forest south of the River Tesh, and severs
                                                                                      Most gnomes head immediately south, fleeing from Netheril.
        the southern part of the woods around and to the west of the
        Twisted Tower from the greater Rystall Woods and widens the           -2386
        cleared lands between them and Cormanthor.
                                                                                      [Netheril] The logging community of Sepulcher is established.
        [Netheril] The Netherese enclave of Spiel is established. It
                                                                                      The palace of the Bakkal of Calimport erupts in flames, ending
        quickly becomes home to many magic schools and universities.
                                                                                      that corrupt and vicious dynasty. The fires spread and destroy the
        Within ten years, the number of schools outnumber the taverns
                                                                                      western half of Calimport.
        and festhalls put together.
                                                                                      [Netheril] The Caravan Wars start. 3,000 owlbears are killed.
        [Netheril] Founding of the town of Moniker.
                                                                                      The trading post of Old Owl Well is established, manned by
                                                                                      scrying mages who keep a close watch on the elven nation of
        Empire of Raurin (Imaskari, Artificers) destroyed. Exiles flee to             Illefarn with spells and crystal balls.
        the west, eventually settling on the shores of the Alambar Sea.
        [Planes] The Untheric and Mulhorandi pantheons arrive in
                                                                                      [Netheril] Death of the Netherese arcanist Sadebreth.
        [Planes] The Untheric and Mulhorandi pantheons defeat the
        Imaskari, freeing their peoples                                               [Netheril] The town of Conch decides to live with the
                                                                                      harrassment of the Rengarth barbarians.
        [Planes] The Untheric pantheon creates the plane of Zigguraxas
        [Planes] The Mulhorandi pantheon creates the plane of
        Heliopolis                                                                    [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Tolodine dies of old age in
        [Netheril] A temple of Kozah is built in the town of Moniker. The
        temple is nine stories tall, and shaped like a whirlwind.                     [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Noanar is born.
-2484                                                                         -2325
        [Old Empires] Solon, the only surviving Imaskari city, begins                 (circa) [Old Empires] The Circle of Stars is built in Thesk by the
        building a new empire out of the ashes of Raurin.                             mysterious Lyricaith peoples.
-2475                                                                         -2324
        (circa) The Great Glacier continues to expand, covering the lands             [Netheril] Ioulaum gives the arcanist Noanar the title of Fire
        that will eventually be known as Vaasa & Damara.                              Warden.
-2447                                                                         -2300

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        [Netheril] Noanar is killed in a skirmish with ogres, but his body    -2135
        is never recovered.
                                                                                      The god Re founds Skuld and gives it the name "City of
        (circa) The Earliest human-built boats sail the southern Alambar              Shadows."
        coasts as Raurinese refugees flee north and along the seacoasts.
                                                                                      Year 1 of Mulhorand Calendar.
        Easily attacked and sunk by sahaugin, boats are small and usable
        only for coastal fishing, not exploration. Raurinese refugees         -2105
        continue their expansions over land.
                                                                                      [Netheril] The city of Scourge is attacked by the goblins of the
-2292                                                                                 Shining Tooth clan.
        [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Trebbe is born.                     -2103
-2287                                                                                 [Netheril] The Chronomancer aids Illusk against orc hordes. He
                                                                                      stands nearly alone against them and is grievously injured.
        [Netheril] Lashia the Dagger takes over a large portion of
        Dagger's Point, ending the rule of petty street lords and gangs.      -2100
-2280                                                                                 [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Cragh is born. He is deaf from
        The Erehnir Reconstruction: After guild wars and other conflicts
        destroy much of Calimport, many areas are rebuilt in the religious    -2095
        and artistic manner they are known by to this day. The walls of at
                                                                                      [Netheril] Death of the Chronomancer from a war wound that
        least two western sections of modern Calimport retain hints of
                                                                                      never healed.
        murals that graced the walls when they were created during this
        decade.                                                               -2087
-2274                                                                                 The god Enlil finds pearls on the west coast of the Alambar. He
                                                                                      founds the city of Unthalass ("City of Gems").
        A clan of dwarves from the Tortured Land are exiled to the Great
        Glacier. Four survive the trek to the Novularond and become the               Unther founded
        forebears of the Innugaakalikurit.
                                                                                      [Netheril] The Wont Surge floods and causes extensive damage
        [Netheril] The arcanist Trebbe establishes the enclave of                     to the town of Remembrance.
        Shadowtop Borough. Shadowtop opens relations with the elves of
        the Eastern Forest, unlike most Netherese enclaves.
                                                                                      [Netheril] A tremendous orc horde, led by giants and their ogre
                                                                                      generals, completely razes the human civilization of Illusk.
        [Netheril] The arcanist Trebbe is killed when he attempts to
        enchant a magical crown and the spells go awry somehow. This
        crown becomes known later in history as theCrown of Horns.                    [Netheril] Scimitars are introduced to Netheril. There is
                                                                                      speculation that the scimitar was originally a drowish weapon.
        [Netheril] End of the Silver Age. The Golden Age of Netheril
        begins. (1652 NY)                                                             [Netheril] Ogres begin to attack the farms around Canlespiere. A
                                                                                      very canny ogre named Storm leads the ogres.
        Birth of Jeriah Chronos, who laters becomes known as the
        Chronomancer.                                                                 The Netherese arcanist Fourfinger is born. He comes to specialize
                                                                                      in weather magic.
        Start of the Tenth Rysar of Rystall Wood.
                                                                                      [Netheril] A group of Netherese hunters encounter Storm and
        Two Rystall elves, forbidden lovers long kept apart by their
                                                                                      his ogres. Two hunters survive the battle to report that Storm is
        feuding noble families, secretly ask the Coronal for aid. He helps
                                                                                      an ogre mage.
        them stage their "deaths" and the two are transformed together
        to become the first baelnorn sworn to the Coronal and                         [Old Empires] Construction of the Ziggurat of Enlil in Unthalass
        Cormanthor, rather than to a particular House. Forever apart in               with the help of powerful magic.
        life, the Guardian Paramours become the most faithful defenders
        of the grounds of Castle Cormanthor.
                                                                                      [Netheril] Storm and his ogres battle a group of Netherese
                                                                                      arcanists at the shores of the Southfill River. It is assumed that
        [Netheril] Lashia the Dagger executes two of her apprentices for              Storm perished in the battle, but in any case, the ogres never
        creating a mythallar in Dagger's Point. It becomes illegal to own a           trouble Canlespiere again.
        mythallar in the enclave (this extends to mythallar-powered magic
        items). The punishment is severe beating or even death.
                                                                                      [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Quantoul is born.
        The arcanist Aksa the Destroyer is born.
                                                                                      [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Lucke is born in Conifera.
        [Netheril] The Netherese discover the properties of flint and
        steel (i.e. making fire from the sparks of flint and steel).          -2029
-2145                                                                                 [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Anglin is born in Seventon.
        [Netheril] The hunting village of Wreathe is established.             -2019
-2136                                                                                 [Netheril] The arcanist Quantoul creates the enclave Jockteleg.
        [Netheril] A mythallar is created in Earsome. This allowes the                The arcanist Aksa dies.
        residents of the city to keep ears as trophies with the aid of
        preservation spells.
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        [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Jarm is born.                                without incident; Sinaht Irithyl becomes the third Coronal of
        [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Volhm is born.
                                                                                       [Netheril] While experimenting with Jockeleg's mythallar, the
                                                                                       arcanist Quantoulpolymorphs the entire enclave into Voadkyn
        (circa) [Old Empires] Anti-dwarven sentiment in Solonese                       (wood giants). A side effect of the transformation allowed the
        territories reaches its peak with the founding of Duirtanach, an               transformed citizens to retain their intelligence and abilities they
        aboveground dwarven realm in eastern Semphar. Unlike their                     posessed while within the mythallar. However, if the transformed
        reserved and little-seen cousins to the east, the dwarves of                   voadkyn left the mythallar they continued to change into a
        Duirtanach enjoy flaunting their wealth and superior                           voadkyn, completely losing their magical abilities as the voadkyn
        craftsmanship in the face of Solon's racial pride.                             mind took over.
-1996                                                                          -1931
        [Netheril] The arcanist Fourfinger dies.                                       The armies of Calimshan destroy the Idol of Nomog-Geaya and its
                                                                                       hobgoblin worshipers. Henceforth, this area is known as the
        [Old Empires] Beginning of the Seven Citadel's War: Solon
                                                                                       Gorge of the Fallen Idol.
        launches a centuries-long war against the seven dwarven realms
        of the Teyla Shan and A-Ling Shan Mountains.                           -1927
-1994                                                                                  [Netheril] Conch and the Rengarth barbarians begin to war
                                                                                       again, over the opening of tunnels into the Cave of Lost Souls.
        [Netheril] The arcanist Cragh dies.
                                                                                       [Old Empires] The Mulhorandi god Ptah crafts theChariots of
                                                                                       Re,Horus, andOsiris.
        [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Dethad is born.
                                                                                       [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist establishes the enclave of
        Unther and Mulhorand clash at the River of Swords. The first                   Opus.
        Unther-Mulhorand War begins.
                                                                                       [Netheril] The Cave of Lost Souls and the tunnels leading to it
        [Netheril] The arcanist Chever dies.                                           are taken over by the Rengarth barbarians and collapsed. Due to
                                                                                       the Rengarth resistance, they are never repoened.
        The arcanist Dethad unprecedentedly transforms himself into a
        lich.                                                                  -1921
-1964                                                                                  [Netheril] The arcanist Anglin disappears through a mystic
                                                                                       portal that appears when his research into a gateway spell
        [Netheril] Jarm becomes the resident arcanist of Earsome. He is
                                                                                       backfires. He is presumed dead.
        feared for his power and his proficiency with poisons.
                                                                                       From now until -1400DR, the Caltazar Hills, in present-day Tethyr,
        [Old Empires] The Tars Tarkas, a barbaric tribe formerly
                                                                                       come under constant attack from the beholder nations of the
        subjugated by Raurin, settle on the Hill of Stars and found the city
                                                                                       Lake of Steam.
        of Phelzol.
                                                                                       The building of Citadel Felbarr, the surface garrison to protect
                                                                                       Delzoun against the orcs.
        [Old Empires] The dwarven kingdom of Duirtanach falls to
                                                                                       The Final Fall of Shanatar sees the dwarves seal their deep realms
        Solonese forces.
                                                                                       from any entrants, and all but disappear from southern Faerûn.
                                                                                       (circa) By this time, Calimshan rules as far north as the
        Re and Enlil agree that the River of Swords will be the eternal                Snowflake Mountains and is composed of four separate kingdoms
        boundary between Unther and Mulhorand. There are occasional                    within its empire; Calimshan (the original lands of Coramshan and
        clashes, but never is there a major war between the two powers                 the Calim Empire), Mir, Tethyr, and Iltkazar. End of the Second
        again.                                                                         Age and beginning of the Third Age.
        [Netheril] Jarm battles and kills the sorceress Volhm in a             -1899
        spellbattle. Volhm's apprentices seek to avenge their mistresses
                                                                                       [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Chever is driven insane after
        death, but they are killed one by one by Jarm.
                                                                                       repeated contact with other-planar beings. He dies when he leaps
-1955                                                                                  into asphere of annihilation.
        [Netheril] Lashia the Dagger is assassinated. The resulting            -1897
        street war over power in Dagger's Point lasts for the next five
                                                                                       [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Dace is born. Throughout his
                                                                                       life, Dace is an ardent worshipper of Mystryl, unlike most
        [Old Empires] Solonese forces overwhelm the isolated dwarven                   archwizards.
        settlements of Taerdarunn and Rhaevarift. The surviving dwarves
        flee north, to eventually settle the ore-rich depths of the
        Firepeaks.                                                                     [Netheril] 24 scrolls of the remaining Nether Scrolls are stolen.
                                                                                       The thieves, fearful of Netherese retribution, destroy the golden
                                                                                       scrolls, pounding them into gold chunks.
        Fighting a drow incursion into the western woods, Coronal
                                                                                       Khopesh swords fall completely out of fashion in Netheril.
        Sakrattars sacrifices himself to create ablood dragon and destroy
        the massive horde of drow occupying the last ruins of Uvaeren          -1895
        and the Twisted Tower (though not the Tower itself). The
                                                                                       [Netheril] Macht Lake is named for the Rengarth word for
        Coronal's chosen blade-heir recieves and draws theRuler's Blade
                                                                                       "power" or "might."

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-1885                                                                                   [Netheril] The arcanist Lucke leaves Conifera and is never heard
                                                                                        from again. He is assumed dead.
         [Netheril] The arcanist Jarm is assassinated by his enemies.
                                                                                        Dragonslayers led by Rafak el Cajaan sorely wound the Rose
         [Old Empires] The Seven Citadel's War grinds to a halt, as
                                                                                        Dragon and drive her out of Calimport; while she escapes the
         almost all of the dwarven kingdoms in the A-Ling Shan and Teyla
                                                                                        humans, Ylvera dies under the jaws of their bronze dragon ally,
         Shan mountains are either shattered or abandoned. Although the
                                                                                        Cadasalmpar. The Cajaan dynasty refounds human rule of the
         Solonese claim victory, it is a pyrrhic one, for they are never able
                                                                                        Calim empire.
         to regain the magical and military might they held at the start of
         the war.                                                               -1720
-1859                                                                                   [Netheril] Netherese wizards arrive near the blasted ruins of
                                                                                        Uvaeren, fleeing something; they die within two years after
         (circa) [Netheril] A group of experienced warriors stumble
                                                                                        uncovering a hidden library cache and unwittingly setting loose
         upon the lair of the blue dragon Brightstrike. More than 15
                                                                                        some of its magical defenses.
         warriors and the dragon herself are killed in one battle. Most of
         the warriors areresurrected, and they continue to hunt the area.               (circa) Netherese explorers start to build and settle undersea
                                                                                        cities on the Inner Sea continental shelf over the Plains of Duna
                                                                                        within territory claimed by the sea elves and the merfolk.
         Records show that the dwarven realm of Ammarindar has its                      Netherese mages either keep Aryselmatyn forces at bay or
         King's Seat at Splendarrmornn, the Shining Mountain.                           enslave any Serôsians that eneter their sphere of influence.
-1838                                                                           -1718
         In retribution for Calishite adventurers plundering her hoard and              [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Brightfinger is born.
         slaying one of her brood, Ylveraasahlisar the Rose Dragon
         destroys Calimshan's army, the Caleph's Court, the Bakkal Raor,
         and two-thirds of Calimport before she settles onto the throne                 By this time, the once-widespread Cajaan dynasty of Calimshan is
         and rules the heart of the empire. Much of Calimport Muzad                     reduced to its last male heir.
         (under-Calimport) comes into being with the wyrm's attack, as
                                                                                        The worship of a "great sun god" arises in Calimshan.
         her demands for the city's immediate reconstruction forces
         builders to simply smooth out the rubble and begin again.              -1700
         [Netheril] The lich Dethad is destroyed by Ioulaum for using his               The Pasha of Calimport's third son becomes Emir of Tethyr. His
         spellDethad's Trap (trap the soul) to take over the body of                    debauchery soon drives the elves of Tethir into conflict with the
         another arcanist's apprentice.                                                 humans.
-1826                                                                                   (circa) Netherese begin to explore the Inner Sea and establish
                                                                                        the three subsea colonies of Deep Netheril.
         [Netheril] A landslide damages many of the outlying fields
         feeding Remembrance.                                                   -1694
-1806                                                                                   Rise of power of the Merynth dynasty of Arselmalyr under the
                                                                                        warrior Essyl Merynth, nephew of the dying Coronal Tanrah
         [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Efteran is born.
         Occurring from now until -1350, the Deepbear Battles, a war
                                                                                        "The Three Seaflame Battles": The aquatic elves of the Inner Sea
         between the duergar and a nation of quaggoths, marks the
                                                                                        march on the three cities of Deep Netheril. The enclaves are
         beginning of Deepkingdom's decline.
                                                                                        destroyed by the elven High Mages, creating the bays where
-1,800                                                                                  Saerloon and Selgaunt stand today.
         [Planes] Deep Duerra ascends to godhood                                        [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Enollar is born in Harborage.
-1791                                                                           -1658
         [Netheril] Floating bubbles are designed and perfected in                      [Netheril] The Mines of Dekanter begin to fail. They are soon
         Netheril. They come into widespread use as a means to transfer                 abandoned.
         objects or people from one place to another.
                                                                                        [Netheril] The floating Netherese city of Sunrest falls from the
         The Dragon's Wrath: A great fire levels all of central Calimport.              sky and is destroyed when ill-planned spell research on an
                                                                                        imporved version of themeteor swarm spell calledSunrest
                                                                                        Sunshock fails. There are no survivors.
         [Netheril] The arcanist Dace is killed after one of his rivals slips
         him a cursedpotion of longevity, aging Dace rather than making
         him younger.                                                                   [Netheril] The Mines of Dekanter are re-opened as a testing
                                                                                        ground for dangerous spells.
         [Netheril] The arcanist Efteran dies, apparently from natural
         causes. Aresurrection attempt by her apprentices fails to bring her            Sossalian ancestors of the Ulutiuns settle by the Lugalpgotak sea.
         back to life.
                                                                                        [Netheril] Tournaments of chance are established at the temple
         [Netheril] The Apothecs, a people derived from Netherese stock,                of Tyche in Imbrue. These tournaments are incredibly popular,
         but unwilling to live by magic, are wiped out from a plague                    drawing even the enclave of Ioulaum there for several years.
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        [Old Empires] First discovery of gold in the Smoking Mountains.               [Netheril] A plague originates in Bandor Village, causing the
        The city of Dalath is founded.                                                death of all life in the village. It is rumored that the plague was
                                                                                      caused by contact with a winged humanoid race.
                                                                                      The plague from Bandor sweeps through Vandal Station,
        [Netheril] Quagmire and its temple of Targus fields 20,000
                                                                                      decimating the population.
        troops to turn back an orcish horde marching on Netheril. 11,000
        Quagmiran troops die, but over 150,000 orcs are killed as well.       -1530
        The Netherese archwizardess Tempera of Fenwick transforms the                 Frontier Wars between the Calimshan Empire and the elves of
        bandit hideout of Doubloon into her own enclave. Doubloon                     Tethir last until -1300DR. It is during this time that the Calishites
        becomes a rogue enclave, searched for by many arcanists for its               discover the method of making shortbows, from captured elven
        counterfeiting practices, but is never brought to justice.                    longbows.
-1643                                                                                 Trade roads in today's Tethyr and Calimshan date from this
        [Netheril] Enoller stows away on a ship bound for Seventon.
        Once there, he becomes an apprentice at Alimon's Mental                       Agents of Coronal Essyl create theEmerald Eye of Kyron for the
        Academy.                                                                      mad merfolk King Kyron.
-1632                                                                         -1527
        [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Decampus is born.                           The First Dukars' War. Within the scope of the Third Serôs War,
                                                                                      the fifth Dukar Order of Nantari (those that vowed allegiance to
                                                                                      Aryselmalyr), go to war against the other Orders.
        [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist/fighter General Matick is born.
        Matick becomes one of Netheril's greatest military leaders. He is
        also a xenophobe, hating elves and halflings especially.                      The Merrow and koalinth of the Inner Sea band together into the
                                                                                      Horde of the Bloodtide, only to be defeated again by the mad
                                                                                      King Kyron of Thalorlyn. The rebel Republic of Tivaan rises among
        [Netheril] A gold mine is discovered in the Dementia mountain                 the merfolk to unite the Hmur Plateau against Aryselmalyr's mad
        range.                                                                        ruler, once spies reveal that Coronal Essyl and King Kyron have
                                                                                      allide with kraken to supplement their power.
        The fishing town of Zazesspur becomes a fortified city, with the
        emir's palace built at its' center.                                           Kyron and his loyalists are desposed and outcast from the Hmur
                                                                                      Plateau, despite the mer- king's kraken ally and the
                                                                                      powerfulEmerald Eye.
        [Netheril] A monastary of Jannath is established on the slopes
        of Glorifier Mountain.
                                                                                      End of the First Dukars' War with the destruction of the House of
        The arcanist Enollar dies.
                                                                                      the Nantari Order in Myth Nantar. This loss sets back Essyl
        General Matick dies.                                                          greatly, and twenty years of tense détente begin.
-1550                                                                         -1522
        The eastern expanse of the Darthiir Wood, between the                         The Four Arcana of Humbar, the usually isolationist morkoth from
        mountains and down the Almraiven Peninsula, is consumed by                    the deep-waters of the Inner Sea, ally with Tivaan after numerous
        fire.                                                                         attacks from the Coronal's forces.
-1542                                                                         -1509
        [Netheril] A troll ear regenerates into a troll, slaughtering a               The First Shalarin Passing. The first "Wildtide Gate" opens and the
        noble family in Earsome before it could be dealt with.                        shalarin arrive within Serôs (the Inner Sea). Immediately attacked
                                                                                      by the magically attunedEmerald Eye and the madmen Kyron and
                                                                                      Essyl, the shalarin lose more than 75% of their number. Tivaan,
        Start of the Third Serôs War. Coronal Essyl lashes out against                the Dukar Orders, and Humbar all rush to the aid of the shalarin
        minor koalinth and scrag raids to the north, and ignites the war              and quickly gain powerful allies.
        by uniting the koalinth and merrow against a common foe.
                                                                                      [Netheril] The Lady Polaris is born.
        The merrow kingdom of P'Karnis falls.
                                                                                      The mer-King Kyron dies at the hands of the Dukars, who take
        The ixitxachitl Imperium of Ilvanyv falls. In the same year, the              theEmerald Eye of Kyron into their custody. The merfolk traitors
        long loyal merfolk of Thalorlyn on the Hmur plateau rebel against             either return to Tivbaan or remain allied with the Coronal Essyl.
        the oppressive violence of the Third Serôs War.
                                                                                      End of the Third Serôs War. War ends with the death of the Mad
        Establishment of Thalorlyn as the independent First Kingdom of                Coronal Essyl Merynth by his brother, the Grand Dukar Jholar of
        Hmur, and they claim Myth Nantar.                                             the Jhimari Order. Jholar abdicates the Coronal's throne in favor
                                                                                      of his younger sister, the devout priestess Vaeqiis.
                                                                                      [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Fahren is born.
        Yrlaphon established among the eastern woods, across the River
        Lis from Cormanthor.                                                  -1501
-1531                                                                                 The Dukars again become an independent group of peacemakers
                                                                                      not answerable to Aryselmalyr. The Nantari Order is dissolved,
        Nearly one-third of the merfolk of Serôs (the Inner Sea) are killed
                                                                                      though the school at Myth Nantar is rebuilt as an academy where
        as the Aryselmalyr Empire puts down the rebellon at Thalorlyn.

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        all four orders convene to keep a closer eye on the magic of          -1416
        Aryselmalyn elves.
                                                                                      [Old Empires] Phaidus, a powerful Untheri noble, forms the
-1500                                                                                 Lords of the Shadowy Fist, an organization dedicated to
                                                                                      overthrowing Enlil. He gathers many disaffected nobles under his
        Expansion of Unther and Mulhorand.
        [Netheril] The Lady Decampus tires of being an arcanist and the
                                                                                      [Old Empires] Amanhur's second invasion of Thesk. The native
        politics associated with it. She leaves the enclave of Ioulaum and
                                                                                      Lyricaith, already decimated by disease and humanoid problems
        becomes a wandering bard.
                                                                                      to the north, are defeated and pass from history. The Circle of
-1492                                                                                 Stars is turned into a temple dedicated to Amanhur's victories.
        Shalarin survivors of the Third Serôs War settle Es'krin on the       -1410
        northeastern Hmur Plateau. Alliances with the Dukars and
                                                                                      [Old Empires] The city of Amanhuria (present-day: Milvarune) is
        Humbar provide protection for the city-state until they can restore
                                                                                      founded around the Circle of Stars as the seat of government for
        their own warrior caste.
                                                                                      the province of Thesk.
        [Netheril] An unknown rival for an unknown reason marks the
                                                                                      The Cajaan Vengeance: The outer districts of Calimport are set
        arcanist Brightfinger for assassination.
                                                                                      afire in an attempt to smoke out the occupying beholders during
-1486                                                                                 a seige of the city.
        [Netheril] The Ashwind Assassins assassinate the arcanist             -1402
        Brightfinger. All that is left is a small pile of ashes.
                                                                                      Qyraaptir the Bloodeye and his beholder forces fall or flee before
-1481                                                                                 the Drakhon priests and their allied human soldiers. Calimport is
                                                                                      the first city freed of beholder domination, and Calimshan is free
        [Old Empires] Unther attacks the elves in the Satyrwood. The
                                                                                      of beholder rulers within three years, thanks to the rule of the
        City of the Summer Stars stands strong, but the woods suffer
                                                                                      Drakhon pashas. The beholders retreat to their strongholds
        great devastation.
                                                                                      beneath the Alimir mountains or along the Lake of Steam.
        The Methwood is seperated from the greater body of the forest,
        as the entire region of the Satyrwood between the Adder River
        and the Winding Water is razed and burned by Untheri magics.                  [Netheril] The arcanist Lady Polaris creates an enclave from the
                                                                                      town of Delia.
        [Old Empires] The elven prince Darnakurian crafts the evil
        swordHunger; overwhelmed by the malign intelligence, he                       Start of the Eleventh Rysar of Rystall Wood. The Coronal Faahresc
        slaughters the entire Untheri army and then turns the sword on                is a rabid drow-hating warrior who leads his people on numerous
        his own people. Overnight, the City of the Summer Stars is                    raids in the Underdark caverns and the Twisted Tower to the
        emptied of living beings. Darnakurian is bound in enchanted                   south.
        stasis, and the fallen city begins to fade from the face of Faerûn.
                                                                                      (circa) The first crude ships cross the Inner Sea as Unther
        Beginning of the Coldwood in the Satyrwood, as Hunger's evil                  expands across and along the Alambar.
                                                                                      Start of the Fourth Serôs War. The Hmur Plateau becomes
        [Old Empires] The Elven King of Cormanthor sends the first                    overrun by a horde of koalinth and merrow, ending the peaceful
        Sentinels to the Coldwood, to preventHunger from ever leaving                 merfolk Republic of Tivaan. A desperate mermaid steals
        the woods.                                                                    theEmerald Eye of Kyron from the Dukars' Tower at Myth Nantar
                                                                                      to drive the horde off the plateau, only to become corrupted by
                                                                                      its power and lead the horde herself against her remaining people
        [Netheril] The Netherese enclave of Shade is established. This                and the rest of Serôs.
        community is continually shoruded in twilight due to a spell
        similar todarkness. The arcanists of Shade are primarily interested
        in planar research.                                                           End of the Fourth Serôs War. This war destroys the Second
                                                                                      Kingdom of Kyron, setting back the koalinth population of the
                                                                                      Inner Sea for decades. TheEmerald Eye is recaptured, and the
        [Netheril] The arcanist Fahren is killed when a rival journeys to             possessed mermaid is believed dead, buried in a collapsed reef on
        Thiefsward and uses asphere of annihilation to kill him.                      the Plains of Duna, which are hereafter called the Haunted Plains.
                                                                                      The new merfolk community, under the auspices of the kindly
                                                                                      Coronal Vaeqiis, is the kingdom of Thalvan, led by King Darmox.
        Calimport falls with the death of Syl-Pasha Violir Cajaan IX, and
        beholders rule the ruined city of Calimport and its vassal empire.
        Qyraaptir the Bloodeye, a beholder mage of frightening power,                 [Old Empires] The Lords of the Shadowy Fist engineer the
        claims the Pasha's Throne. Beholders now rule all major                       assassination of Gilgeam's bride-to-be. He vows vengeance, and
        settlements throughout Calimshan and the Lake of Steam.                       begins a massive inquisiton to discover who was responsible.
-1423                                                                         -1389
        [Netheril] The arcanist Requiar takes control of Shadowtop                    [Old Empires] Mulhorand and Solon clash for the first time over
        Borough in a ruthless attack that leaves more than 30 of his peers            control of the Gbor Nor. Although Mulhorand loses the first battle,
        dead. Requiar is noted as wearing theCrown of Horns.                          it will eventually win the war.
-1422                                                                         -1384
        [Old Empires] Under the leadership of Amanhur, an incarnation                 [Netheril] Gr'Zhad, a lizard king shaman, takes control of the
        of Anhur, Mulhorand begins its' first invasion of Thesk.                      lizard men tribes of the Marsh of Simplicity. The lizard men begin
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        many forays against the town of Zenith. Eventually, many come                   The dwarf Melair strikes a rich vein of Mithril, thus beginning the
        to believe that Gr'Zhad is an alias for a shape-changed Ioulaum,                mining of the Underhalls of Clan Melairkyn (present-day:
        who was demonstrating the need that Netheril's ground-based                     Undermountain).
        cities had for the enclaves. Ioulaum denies this, but it is never
                                                                                        [Netheril] The town of Blister is founded.
                                                                                        The arcanist and naturalist Hamring dies of a heart attack. Two
        [Netheril] The Barbarian Schism occurs as the Angardt tribe
                                                                                        less-talented simulacrums suvive him, and attempt to continue his
        begins to learn magic from an unknown arcanist.
                                                                                        studies and research.
        [Old Empires] Enlil's son Gilgeam discovers the existence of the
        Lords of the Shadowy Fist; he gathers his men and attacks the
        group's headquarters in the Riders to the Sky. Gilgeam battles                  Aided by advances in weaponry (especially the shortbow and the
        Phaidus, and the Lord of the Fists is defeated, horribly scarred                chariot), the Calimshan Empire attacks the restored beholder
        and left dead amidst the collapsing ruins of his stronghold.                    nations of the Lake of Steam. The beholder-mage Qyraaptir the
                                                                                        Bloodeye now commands all the hive's surface armies, not just
                                                                                        one legion. The war rages up and down the Almraiven Peninsula,
        [Netheril] The Barbarian Schism ends when the Rengarth                          and ends in -1080DR with the beholder's defeat.
        barbarians have driven off all of the Angardt. The barbarians are
        denfinitely two separate tribes from this point onward.
                                                                                        [Netheril] Trothas Helgaras takes control of Dagger's Point.
        Discovery of the Writings of Ulutiu, splintering of the tribes of the
        Great Glacier into the Nakulutiuns and the Iulutiuns.                           [Old Empires] The Battle of Raramura's Wrath: During a
                                                                                        particularly bloody naval battle between Mulhorand and Solon, the
                                                                                        amount of blood in the water attracts the ancient dragon turtle
        (circa) [Netheril] The Angardt and Rengarth become mortal                       known as Raramura ("Terror of the Depths" in Imaskari). The
        enemies, attacking each other on sight.                                         dragon turtle goes into a frenzy, sinking every ship, Mulhorandi
                                                                                        and Solonite alike. Thousands of men perish before the sated
                                                                                        beast disappears back below the waters, leaving as suddenly as it
        Unified armies of Rystal Wood and Cormanthyr infiltrate and rout                came.
        the majority of the drow forces around and under the lands of
        Rystall, Uvaeren's ruins, and the Old Skull, the granite crag within
        the hills that lie in the clearings among the three forests.                    [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist M'dahl is born.
        However, they cannot penetrate the Twisted Tower, allowing
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Unther battles against the Elves of the Yuirwood
        many drow to escape.
                                                                                        and the Dwarves of the Great Rift. Mulhorand, for the most part,
-1338                                                                                   ignores them.
        The Fourth Rysar of Cormanthyr begins under the Coronal                         The squalid fishing village of Eldanth's Hold (present-day:
        Miirphys Irithyl, who only draws theRuler's Blade once to establish             Laothkund) quickly becomes a staging area and supply depot for
        his reign; as a priest of Sehanine, he prefers his bow.                         Imperial troops making sorties into the woods. Along with the
                                                                                        soldiers comes an inevitable influx of suspect merchants,
                                                                                        prostitutes, dealers in illegal substances, thieves and other such
        [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Hamring is born in the village                camp followers. Over the next decade the village grows in size,
        of Specie.                                                                      acquiring a defensive ditch and wooden palisade in the process.
-1322                                                                                   [Planes] Year 0 on the Shou calendar of Kara-Tur
        [Netheril] A platinum mine is discovered in the Dementia                -1247
        Mountain Range.
                                                                                        [Netheril] Kismet is founded by Angardt refugees fleeing the
-1320                                                                                   Barbarian Schism.
        The current road from Zazesspur to Memnon is built by slave                     The Angardt of Kismet and the thieves of Thiefsward have their
        labor for moving troops to the frontier wars against the elves of               last major confrontation, although the two groups continue to
        Tethir.                                                                         harass each other.
-1300                                                                           -1212
        A road is started from Zazesspur to the east, though it regresses               [Old Empires] A tarrasque is awakened in the land south of the
        to a dirt road 10 miles to the east until its completion in -1130               Sempharwater. It rampages westward, destroying much of the
        DR.                                                                             Caliphate of Turamar before crossing into the eastern Mulhorand
                                                                                        mountains. It is confronted by the mage- priests of Thoth, who
                                                                                        manage to divert the beast away from Mulhorand and into the
        [Old Empires] The minor Mulhorandi deity Enki crafts the                        Plains of Purple Dust.
        artifact known as theGalley of the Gods.
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Mulhorand invades the weakened Caliphate of
        Coronal Miirphys helps raise the Crescent Court, the temple of                  Turamar and swiftly penetrates to Zindalankh, which is besieged.
        Sehanine in Cormanthyr.
                                                                                        [Netheril] TheCrown of Horns drives Requiar of Shadowtop
        (circa) The blue wyrm Maldraedior reigns as the suzerain of the                 insane. A concerted attack by his enemies kills Requiar, but the
        blue dragons of Unther and Mulhorand.                                           Crown disappears.
-1288                                                                                   [Old Empires] The Mulhorandi forces breach Zindalankh's walls
                                                                                        and fighting rages in the streets. The last Caliph, Suraman the
                                                                                        Silken Fist, falls in battle amid the ravaged capital, although his
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        vizier, the treacherous Uzuur, escapes amid the chaos, taking                armies, the Qysanallojal swiftly expands Calimshan's political and
        with him the contents of the Royal Treasury (neither of which                trade influence.
        have been seen to this day).
                                                                                     [Netheril] Coldfoot is attacked by marauding orcs, but manages
        [Netheril] End of the Golden Age of Netheril. Beginning of the               to repulse the warring humanoids.
        Age of Discovery.
                                                                                     Frothwater is established where a series of small streams
        Discovery ofchardalyn in ore found between the Zweihaus River                converge into the Hungry River.
        and Wont Surge. This causes the small mining community of
                                                                                     Holloway is established as an archeological base to study the
        Fluvion to grow faster than expected.
                                                                                     caves of the first humans on Toril.
                                                                                     The blue dragon Lightningdance raids Palter. The wyrm does this
        [Old Empires] Using Zindalankh as a base, the Mulhorandis                    every spring until -883 DR.
        finally win the long war against Solon over the Gbor Nor.
                                                                                     A church of the treacherous aspect of Tyche is built in Shade.
        Beginning of the end of the Solon Empire, as the lands north of
                                                                                     This church shares a great rivalry with the church of Tyche in
        the Raurin Alta are lost to them.
        Ali yn Enar Samesaj, the future Great Vizar of Calimport, is born
                                                                                     The Battle of Samesaj Gate: The eastern garrison of Akkabel
        on the last day of Alturiak.
                                                                                     (present-day: Ithal Pass) is the scene of a great victory for
-1200                                                                                Calimshan, as the besieged forces of Akkabel gain reinforcements
                                                                                     from Calimport via a magicalgate. They break the seige and inflict
        Numerous settlements and many more elven patrols fall before a
                                                                                     great losses on the beholders. The gate remains intact after the
        trio of nycaloths rampaging through the Cormanthor forest.
                                                                                     battle, but only its caster (the vizar Ali el Samesaj) knows that it
        Rumors say jealous Netherese archwizards summoned and then
                                                                                     is keyedto the full moon's light more than other magic. This great
        sent the yugoloths into the Elven Woods merely to test what
                                                                                     victory over the beholder forces sees Samesajraised to the title of
        magics they had to array against Netheril.
                                                                                     Grand Vizier at the right hand of Syl-Pasha Ruj el Drakhon.
        After three months of cat-and-mouse games and a climactic battle
                                                                                     The road from Zazesspur east to Akkabbel is finally completed.
        within the streets of Cormanthyr, the elves subdue the Nycaloths.
        Coronal Miirphys, the High Magi, and a number of priests use         -1123
        High Magic to imprison the trio, who had become known
                                                                                     [Old Empires] Demons take over the Vanishing Tower after a
        asKhov'Anilessa (the "Trio Nefarious").
                                                                                     summoning goes awry.
        The nomadic Angulutiun clans of the Great Glacier are founded.
                                                                                     (circa) [Netheril] The magic of spelljamming is discovered by
-1186                                                                                the Netherese. Netheril's main spelljammers are from the enclave
                                                                                     of Yeoman's Loft. The space marines of Netheril quickly acquire a
        [Old Empires] The land east of the Gbor Nor is finally pacified
                                                                                     reputation akin to that of the illithid race, when they begin
        by the Mulhorandi empire. The new province is named Semphar,
                                                                                     vivisectioning anything they run across. These acts isolate the
        after Amun Semphosis, the victorious general.
                                                                                     Netherese from the spelljamming community.
        The nomadic Angulutiuns founded.
                                                                                     (circa) [Old Empires] After the conflicts in the Yuirwood to the
        [Old Empires] The Godsdeath: The Mulhorandi pantheon                         north end, the village of Eldanth's Hold continues to grow as
        establishes itself in Semphar by destroying all vestiges of the              many veterans of the elven wars settle in the region, establishing
        native religions, including mass burnings of pagan priests and any           lucrative logging businesses. Also drawn to the settlement are
        traces of the old Rairunese gods.                                            adventurers still looking to plunder the ancient tombs and ruins of
                                                                                     the woods, enterprising merchants seeking contacts with the
                                                                                     Mulhorandi province of Thesk, and aspiring warlords looking to
        [Netheril] The Lady Decampus is killed in spellbattle with the               found their own realms in the wild lands beyond the Yuirwood.
        arcanist Delzjhava while exploring Netheril's frontier.
                                                                                     [Netheril] Sanctuary is attacked by an unknown cloud dragon,
        Ali el Samesaj saves the daughter of a Drakhon sultan from                   and battlemagic is used within the enclave for the first time.
        kidnapers, and he comes to the notice of Syl-Pasha Adjam
                                                                                     The Trollflame War begins between trolls and the community of
        Drakhon of Calimport, her grandfather. As a reward, he becomes
        a fixture in the sultan's court, and his unofficial court wizard.
                                                                                     [Old Empires] The largest horseclan army to raid Semphar yet
        The Villaflames: Fire destroys much of Calimport's waterfront
                                                                                     sacks Phelzol.
        before spreading westward into the pasha's villas.
                                                                                     Folk hero Kharun Chephren is born in Semlithol.
        (circa) After the Villaflames, the Drakhon dynasty takes control
        of the cleared areas of Calimport and restructures the areas to              The last great wyrm of the Wyrmwood falls to the elves. The
        best suit their political allies and their own motivations. The              remaining younger dragons flee west into the Cloud Peaks or
        massive stone docks and defenses that grace Armada Ward for                  south towards the Small Teeth. Wyrmwood becomes Arundath,
        centuries to come replace the dock areas destroyed.                          the "Quiet Forest" of the elves.
        Syl-Pasha Kamal el Drakhon commisions the building ofel              -1100
        Qysanallojal (the Imperial Navy), and this allows Calimshan to
        begin controlling the coastal lands and waters of the Shining Sea.
        Originally built to speed troop movements against the beholder
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        [Old Empires] Unther founds the town of Soorenar as a base to                streets, killing everyone within. Much of the Hold burns in the
        launch attacks against the city-state of Ithiir (present-day:                pillaging that follows, and for a time the ruins become the
        Cimbar) and the turami of the Glondarym (present-day: Akanul).               stronghold of Iyannakul "Grimfang," an orcish chieftan of
                                                                                     monstrous size.
                                                                                     Untheric attempts to land a fleet of warships in Eldanth's Hold are
        The Grand Vizier Samesaj creates his final resting place to the
                                                                                     hampered by the wreckage of the Eldanthan fleet, lying half-
        east of Calimport's city walls; the Khamarnari, the Tomb of Fire.
                                                                                     submerged in the shallows where they burned under orcish
        Once its fiery marble walls rise from the earth, Samesaj enters
                                                                                     arrows. The empire turns its forces eastward instead, joining the
        through one wall, never to be seen again.
                                                                                     armies of Mulhorand attacking the orcs swarming the Priador.
        Belkram's Fall/The Shaft is discovered by the dwarves of
                                                                                     [Old Empires] Ithiiri forces sack Soorenar as Unther's attentions
                                                                                     are focused northward, across the Alambar. This marks the
-1088                                                                                Ithiiri's greatest, and last, military triumph over the Untheri.
        Annual trade begins at the future site of Waterdeep, between the     -1071
        ships from the South and Northern human tribes.
                                                                                     [Old Empires] Battle of the Gods. Orc god Gruumsh kills
-1087                                                                                Mulhorand deity Re: first known deicide. TheAnkh of Life is lost
                                                                                     amidst the battle.
        [Old Empires] The Theurgist Adept Thayd, last surviving
        apprentice of the Imaskari wizards, rebels, along with most of the           The deities Inanna, Girru, Ki, Marduk, Nanna-Sin, Nergal, and Utu
        wizards in Mulhorand and Unther.                                             are also slain in the battle.
-1085                                                                        -1069
        [Old Empires] The Great Library of Gheldaneth is immolated in                [Old Empires] Orcs in Thay defeated; many flee north and west.
        a spellbattle between priests of Re and a circle of Thaydian                 The two southern empires, nursing their wounds, abandon their
        elementalists.                                                               northern territories for a time, withdrawing across the Alambar.
-1081                                                                                The Orcgate is destroyed
        [Old Empires] Thayd and his conspirators are defeated. Thayd                 In the absence of the great armies, the orcish Warchieftan
        is executed, but prophesies that Unther and Mulhorand will never             Iyannakul carves his own empire, based in the Hold (re-named
        be great again.                                                              "Trauulgarth," or "The Great City" by the orcs), from which he
                                                                                     wars with the elves of the Yuirwood and scattered bands of
        [Planes] Thayd creates a portal to the world of Orcs
                                                                                     surviving humans. Iyannakul eventually falls beneath the blades
-1080                                                                                of a younger, stronger orc, and a series of intercine power-
                                                                                     struggles effectively prevents the orcs of Trauulgarth from
        End of the wars between Calimshan and the beholder nations of
                                                                                     overrunning the entire region.
        the Alimir Peninsula with the victory at Mintar. The Pasha's
        Throne at Calimport now rules from the Sword Coast to Mintar.        -1068
        The increased trade and influence sees Calimport nearly double in
                                                                                     [Old Empires] Beginning of a Dark Age in Mulhorand; the
        size (to nearly the size of present-day Waterdeep).
                                                                                     pursuit of magic, knowledge, and the arts falls off as the populace
        Calimshan's armies slowly eradicate all remaining beholder                   of the empire deals with famine, plague, bandits, and bands of
        influence (beholder rulers or beholder cult-controlled cities) on            orcs that survived the wars.
        the Arnaden surface lands (around the Lake of Steam) over the
        next twelve decades.
                                                                                     Calishite forces occupy Velmhold, an ancient fortress and port city
                                                                                     of Shanatar. They rename it Zazessovertan, or "fortress
        [Old Empires] The raiding clans of the Hordelands, a continual               overlooking Zazesspur".
        threat to the Semphar province, are crushed at the Howling Gap
        by a Mulhorandi army led by Kharun Chephren. It is many years
        before the horseclans are strong enough to raid that far south               [Netheril] Arctic Rim begins to wither and die as Netheril turns
        again.                                                                       its attentions towards Realmspace.
-1076                                                                        -1065
        [Old Empires] Opening of the Orcgate in southwestern Thay. An                (circa) [Old Empires] Several southern tribes, the ancestors of
        orc horde from the world of orcs pours through the Orcgate                   the Nar and Raumathari peoples, begin their northward trek after
                                                                                     being released from service as mercenaries by Mulhorand.
-1,076 to -1069
        [Planes] The Orcgate Wars
                                                                                     [Netheril] An illithid spelljammer is sighted in the Skyward
                                                                                     Realms (Realmspace).
        [Netheril] Vandal Station ceases to be a village, as the only ones
                                                                                     The floating Netherese city of Yeoman's Loft opens trade with
        left are Vandals too stubborn to leave their ancestral home.
        [Old Empires] 1st battle of the Orcgate Wars in Thay. Orcs
        overrun many northern Unther/Mulhorand settlements, slaying
        thousands.                                                                   [Old Empires] The squabbling orcs of Trauulgarth (present-day:
                                                                                     Laothkund) are finally defeated and driven from their warrens by
                                                                                     the Tchandar, one of the southern tribes used as mercinaries by
        [Old Empires] The town of Eldanth's Hold repels the attacking                Unther and Mulhorand in the Orcgate War. Instead of migrating
        humanoids for a time, aided by the orcs' inability to blockade the           north with the other clans, the Tchandari spread along the North
        Hold by sea, but its defenders are eventually overcome by sheer              Coast, reclaiming the region from the orcs and bandits.
        numbers; the orcs swarm the city walls by climbing over the
        bodies of hundreds of their dead and rampage through the

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        [Old Empires] Kharun Chephren is named Precept of the                        two years until the disease subsides. The warlords and sorcerers
        Semphar Province of Mulhorand, the only native Sempharan to                  of Jhaamdath's Twelve Cities of Swords are suspected of creating
        hold that high office.                                                       the plagues, but nothing is ever proven.
-1050                                                                         -988
        Set kills Osiris in power struggle to succeed Re.                            [Old Empires] The Nars found the First City of Mintas. Their
                                                                                     leaders form a Tribunal, and elect Sujaelan the Elder as First-
        From this time until -450DR, the Imperial Navy of Calimshan
        becomes a dominant force on the Shining Sea and the Lake of
        Steam. Infrequent, tentative raids begin on Chult and the             -986
                                                                                     [Old Empires] Several large tribes of orcs (refugees from the
        (circa) [Old Empires] Turami in the Akanapeaks come into                     Orcgate Wars) arrive in the Giantspire Mountains, where they are
        increasing conflict with orcish tribes fleeing the Orcgate War. The          set upon by the hobgoblin empire of Ashatabarne (the "Realm of
        orcs settle in the mountains, displacing many of the native                  the Iron Crown") and further decimated. The survivors continue
        humans, and establish their presence there for the next several              their westward journey, and eventually ally with the orcs of the
        millenia.                                                                    Vastar.
        [Planes] Miyeritar is destroyed in the Dark Disaster                         [Netheril] Lured by abundant caribou, an Iulutian faction moves
                                                                                     to Angalpuk and becomes the first of the nomadic Angulutians.
        [Planes] The Sharn arise beneath Faerûn
                                                                                     The green dragon Venominhandar, called Venom for short),
        [Netheril] A silver mine is discovered near Earsome, causing a
                                                                                     settles in the Emerald Vale of Cormanthor. Soon thereafter, the
        brief population boom until the mine runs dry.
                                                                                     Vale becomes twisted and tangled by means of the green
-1048                                                                                dragon's magic, rendering it fit only for the dragon.
        [Old Empires] Osiris resurrected by Isis, Horus-Re drives Set         -975
        into the desert and becomes chief of the Mulhorand pantheon.
                                                                                     [Netheril] The arcanist Buoyance kills his rival Kartaklys.
        Set worship is abolished, and the Tower of Set in Skuld is
        destroyed.                                                            -973
-1026                                                                                [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Xanad is born.
        [Netheril] Tempest Freion Chagringhost is killed when Netherian       -963
        arcanists raid Moniker. Chagringhost was working with phaerimm
                                                                                     Several Iulutian settlements unite to wage war on their
        to overthrow and bring down Netheril.
                                                                                     Angulutian neighbors. Start of the Keryjek Wars (named for the
-1022                                                                                mountain range in which most of the fighting occured).
        [Netheril] A force of 12,000 orcs unsuccessfully attacks Xanth.       -955
        The city makes an example of the survivors by using their
                                                                                     [Netheril] Arctic Rim is abandoned and falls into ruin. Its
        mythallar to send back the arms of the captives to their clans.
                                                                                     residents flee to Sepulcher.
        [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Oberon is born. He becomes
                                                                                     [Netheril] The arcanist Oberon dies.
        the principal proponent of Netheril becoming a spelljamming
        power. His contemporaries largely ignore him, but he becomes          -950
        well- respected in Realmspace.
                                                                                     (circa) [Old Empires] The Nars, with their summoned servants
-1014                                                                                and expert horsemen, swiftly subjugate the neighboring tribes of
                                                                                     the Ashtanath Plains (present-day: Ashanath), and expand into
        [Netheril] Netheril deserts spelljamming magic and technology
                                                                                     the Ahrimarel Plains (The Endless Wastes), driving the
        as too costly and expensive; this is due, in part, to constant
                                                                                     Raumathari before them.
        harrying within Realmspace by the Imperial Elven Navy.
                                                                                     [Old Empires] Three southern Rauman clans discover the
        [Netheril] The Hazardous Climb Volcano ceases being active and
                                                                                     knowledge of powerful conjuration and invocation magics in
        becomes a popular mountaineering spot for explorers and
                                                                                     ancient Imaskari ruins on the Priador.
        Rengarth barbarians.
                                                                                     [Netheril] Candelspiere's population peaks at 2000.
        (circa) The war between factions of the drow and the dwarves
        causes the world's fire to flow into the Underdark and separate       -942
        members of each race from Faerûn. These fragments become the
                                                                                     [Old Empires] The city-state of Ithiir finally falls to Untheri
        ancestors of the dwarves and the Ancient Ones of Maztica.
                                                                                     forces. Priests of Gilgeam use magic to raze the fallen city, wiping
        [Old Empires] The Nars and the Raumathari coalesce into two                  it from the face of Faerûn.
        distinct tribes. The Raumathari, led by the aged Rauthar, migrate
        east across Lake Ashane. The Nars, following the lead of their
        shamans and demonologists, move north, through the Nelathym                  (circa) [Netheril] Rumors of winged humans in the Barren
        ("World-Forest" in elven: present-day Rawlinswood/Lethyr Forest)             Mountains begin to arise. All Netherese expeditions to find them
        until they reach the foot of the Great Glacier.                              return unsuccessfully.
-990                                                                          -931
        Intermittant plagues over the next century ravage the populations            [Old Empires] A massive earthquake shakes south-western
        of Shamedar and Calimport. The first plague, which strikes this              Unther, shattering the slope of Talaph Hill and revealing a large
        year, kills nearly half of Calimport's slaves and forces the syl-            amount of drow tunnels. A massive battle ensues as Untheri
        pasha and his family to remain trapped in their palace for nearly            forces drive the newly-revealed drow back into the Underdark.

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       Talaph Hill soon becomes known as Drowmount and, later, as the                   called empire is the name, which is quickly applied to the small
       Broken Hill.                                                                     fishing village by Untheri traders.
-927                                                                             -901
       [Old Empires] The Beast Wars: The Nars attack the gnolls of                      Attempt at relations between Iulutiuns and Innugaakalikurit.
       the Nelathym Forest.                                                             Beginning of a long and cordial relationship between the
                                                                                        Innugaakalikurit and the Iulutians.
       [Old Empires] Battle of Wyvern's Frost: Falsely believing the
       elves of the forest to be allied with the gnolls, the Nars descend               (circa) [Old Empires] Rise of Narfell and Raumathar. The
       upon the elven village of Wyvern's Frost, slaughtering the entire                southern empires of Unther and Mulhorand take notice of the
       population. Elven retribution is swift and deadly, and within a                  fledgling northern realms for the first time.
       month the tide of the war begins to turn against the Nars.
                                                                                        Start of the Fourth Age of Calimshan.
       [Old Empires] Kharun Chephren dies, leaving behind a
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Nenethym becomes First-Speaker of the Tribunal.
       prosperous province and a heroic legend.
       The Beast Wars end. Although the gnollish population of the
       Nelathym is decimated, the Nars suffer severe casualties at the                  [Old Empires] A Narfellian invasion of Raumathar is defeated,
       hands of the elves, and withdraw from the heart of the woods.                    with help from the Raumen's new ally, the dwarves of the
       [Old Empires] The Nars found the Second City of Rhelgor across
       Lake Thanmere from Mintas.                                                       [Netheril] The city of Specie begins to use magic in an attempt
                                                                                        to irrigate the land around Mill Lake. They hope to use this
       (circa) [Old Empires] Worship of the elemental gods becomes
                                                                                        farmland to "feed the world."
       widespread throughout the Rauman Territories.
                                                                                        [Netheril] The blue dragon Lightningdance is killed by a group
       [Old Empires] The southern Rauman begin conquering and
                                                                                        of adventurers who surprise the dragon in the middle of his spring
       absorbing the central clans. Their Imaskari magics give them a
       powerful advantage over the traditional Rauman rune-mages.
       [Netheril] The arcanist M'dahl is killed when he attempts to
       summon a balor tanar'ri and is unable to control it. The balor                   (circa) [Old Empires] The river-godling Ilissos comes to inhabit
       escapes its captivity, killing all but a handful of fighters, and flees          the river that bears his name, amidst rising numbers of goblinoids
       into the North.                                                                  and other monsters infesting the western Chessentan Territories.
-916                                                                             -877
       [Old Empires] Cymbeline, King of Milvar (the largest of a                        [Old Empires] In a treacherous act duplicated centuries later by
       number of small realms and holdings that arose in Thesk with the                 the Sembian general Rauthauvyr "The Raven," First-Speaker
       withdrawal of Mulhorand following the Orcgate War), is                           Narulynn forces the elves of the Nelathym to open the length of
       aknowledged as King of Thesk by Mulhorand. He places the seat                    Ashtaryth's Vale (present-day: The Great Dale) to Nar traffic by
       of his realm in the city of Amanhuria, which he renames                          threatening to destroy the isolated eastern elven realm of
       Milvarune.                                                                       Braeshayl (modern: Firwood).
-915                                                                             -871
       [Old Empires] Battle of Riualyn: The Raumatharians first major                   [Netheril] The forked river Lark-Rindle is transformed into a
       victory over Narfell. With the help of the southern battlemages,                 swampland when magic attempting to irrigate the land around
       the Raumen drive the Nars back across Lake Ashane, regaining                     Lake Mills fails, creating the Marsh of Deception.
       dominance of the Ahrimarel Plains.
       Establishment of the battlemages as the ruling class of
                                                                                        (circa) After some decades of increased travel and colonization,
       Raumathar. The Grey Council is established at Channathlun. The
                                                                                        Calimshan opens full, regular trade with Chult and the Tashalar.
       Emperor remains in power as a courtesy to the northern clans,
       but is reduced to little more than a figurehead.                          -859
-913                                                                                    [Netheril] Lady Polaris decides to retire from adventuring and
                                                                                        takes up residence in the enclave she creates, the city of Delia.
       The Keryjek Wars end with a treaty between the Iulutian and
       Angulutians. The first koatulit is held, becoming a yearly event          -841
                                                                                        [Old Empires] First contact between the expanding Raumathar
-909                                                                                    Empire and the reclusive Sossalian natives. Trade between the
                                                                                        two nations soon blossoms, and maritime traffic on the Great Ice
       [Netheril] The Netherese arcanist Candlemas is born.
                                                                                        Sea grows frequent.
                                                                                        Garandral becomes First-Speaker of the Tribunal. He begins
       [Old Empires] The First City of Mintas and the Second City of                    fighting for the rights of the poor and the slave classes, turning
       Rhelgor are officially merged into one metropolis, Mintas Rhelgor.               many in the Tribunal against him.
       The Untheric warrior Laothus marries into the largest of the              -840
       Tchandari clans of the North Coast, and builds a fortified keep
                                                                                        [Old Empires] First-Speaker Garandral is torn apart on the
       near Eldanth's Bay. Proclaiming himself "Axe-Lord" of Laothkund
                                                                                        Tribual floor by a fiend summoned by his enemies. The
       ("Empire of Laothus" in the regional Tchandari dialect), Laothus'
                                                                                        necromancer Belkuloth becomes First-Speaker, and immediately
       aspirations far exceed his abilities, and all that results from his so-
                                                                                        orders that all images and references of Garandral be destroyed.

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-839                                                                          -826
       [Old Empires] Civil war erupts in Narfell as the lower classes rise           [Old Empires] Narfell invades Thesk. The hero-king Caratacus
       in rebellion.                                                                 leads the Theskan resistance, but is finally defeated in -802 DR.
-838                                                                          -825
       [Old Empires] First sighting of Garandral's ghost haunting the                [Old Empires] Triarch Druuthil is fatally poisoned at a banquet
       catacombs of Mintas Rhelgor.                                                  in Minas Rhelgor.
-837                                                                          -822
       [Old Empires] The Nar civil war widens, as the tribes of the                  [Old Empires] Triarch Verenthar is killed in battle with the
       Ashtanath revolt against their overlords.                                     Theskans at Therolyth.
       The Short War: This marks the first time Raumathar invades             -820
       Narfell, as the Grey Council seeks to take advantage of the chaos
                                                                                     [Old Empires] Uldorlynn, the sole remaining member of the
       in Narfell. The northern Nar border towns, their garrisons
                                                                                     Triarchy, proclaims himself Emperor at Mintas Rhelgor.
       siphoned off to the south, fall easily to the Raumathari legions.
                                                                                     Beginning of the Imperial Age in Narfell.
       The Raumathari build the Many-Windowed Tower, to serve as a
       lighthouse for the increased maritime traffic on the Great Ice Sea.    -819
       [Netheril] The Temple of Time, a large temple of Amaunator, is                A Dukar allegedly assassinates the sea-elf Coronal Lynsal, and his
       finished in Trinity.                                                          paranoid daughter, Vaeqiis (soon to be known as Vaeqiis the
                                                                                     Dark) begins sanctions and crackdowns against the Dukar Orders
                                                                                     and all mages.
       [Old Empires] Battle of Hlammadar's Fall: The Nar general
                                                                                     [Old Empires] Rich veins of ore and gemstones are found in the
       Hlammadar "Far-Sighted," realizing the impending Raumathari
                                                                                     Giantspires. The Emperor of Narfell sends in an army to
       threat, gathers a legion of 1,200 men and boys and marches
                                                                                     exterminate the hobgoblins of the mountains, leading to several
       north in hopes of delaying the enemy until Narfellian
                                                                                     centuries of continual warfare with the Realm of the Iron Crown.
       reinforcements can arrive. In the broken territory near Nar Oreth,
                                                                                     Although the Narfellians never manage to drive the hobgoblins
       his small force engages the nearly 24,000-strong Raumathari
                                                                                     out of the mountains, with the Battle of Augranaglaur's Charge in
       army. The fighting lasts for an entire month, until the end of the
                                                                                     -226 they shatter the Ashatabarne Empire, and with it the
       civil war, when Nar reinforcements are brought to bear.
                                                                                     hobgoblins power for the next several centuries.
       Hlammadar and his entire legion perish, though they manage to
       stop the Rauman advance.                                               -817
       The Nar reinforcements are only able to drive the Raumathari                  [Netheril] The arcanist Buoyance destroys his rival Lesten.
       back as far as Tezambryl, where they dig in. The Grey Council
       appoints the Raumathari commander, Tiruvhal, as Overlord of the
       newly-conquered territory (which soon becomes known as                        [Netheril] The Trollflame Wars end with 12,000 trolls dead, and
       "Raumarel," or the Raumathari Front, and retains that name even               the town of Conifera heavily damaged.
       after the Nars reclaim the region).
       The Nar civil war and the Ashtanath Uprisings end. The Narfellian
                                                                                     [Old Empires] Caratacus, King of Thesk, retreats to the realm of
       legions, led by the generals Verenthar, Uldorlynn, and Druuthil,
                                                                                     Marid (present-day: southeastern Ashanath) near Lake Ashane.
       crush the rebels and pacify the tribes of the Plains. After the war,
                                                                                     Unfortunately, Cartimandua, Queen of the Marids, bound by a
       the three seize power and install themselves as the Triarchy,
                                                                                     client-ruler relationship with the Narfellians, hands him over to
       ending the rule of the Tribual.
                                                                                     them. Caratacus is taken to Narfell.
       [Netheril] A spelljamming vessel crashes near Westwendt
       Village. Eyewitnesses report beholder-like shapes within the
       flames of the downed vessel. The crash starts a forest fire that              [Old Empires] In Narfell, Caratacus comes to the attention of
       burns thousands of acres of woodland.                                         the Emperor. Due to his courtesy and bearing, Caratacus and his
                                                                                     family are permitted to live out their lives in Narfell. Caratacus'
       The old black wyrm Acridtooth takes up residence in the Marsh of
                                                                                     sister-in-law, Icidicca, disagrees and escapes back to Thesk.
       Deception. Acridtooth is unusual in that he demands tribute from
       anyone who enters his territiory, rather than eating them.             -800
-835                                                                                 Start of the Twelfth Rysar of Rystall Wood.
       [Netheril] Conch is attacked by phaerimm. The phaerimm                        Synnorha Durothil becomes a baelnorn to guard the Library of the
       destroy the abode of the arcanist Tyvern, and the appearance of               Durothils, far beneath the petrified roots of its original villa.
       the creatures sends shockwaves throughout the community.
                                                                                     Rise of the Purple Order of Pamas. A small band of forty Dukars
-833                                                                                 abandon their normal colors and allegiances to form the Pamasi
                                                                                     order, dedicated to a harassing war against the undersea empire
       The elves begin their great exodus to the island of Evermeet,
                                                                                     of Aryselmalyr and its increasingly draconian tactics against
       leaving their ruins for others to explore and inhabit.
                                                                                     wizardry. The two score Dukars seek to embarass Coronal Vaeqiis
-830                                                                                 II and raise awareness of the problems among the common folk,
                                                                                     not just the wizardry orders.
       [Old Empires] The Narfellian demonologist Baalraunn forges
       theNameless Blade (also variously known asKingslayer, theHand                 [Old Empires] Tlabrinthyl, greatest of the Raumathari
       of Fate,Naeloth's Blade, andBeshaba's Black Blade).                           battlemages, falls into a month-long trance. When he emerges,
                                                                                     he utters the words;"Light a flame from the misty shore to the
                                                                                     peaks of Graunthil or Narfell shall reign o'er all." After divulging
       [Old Empires] Battle of Aranos: The united turami city-states of              his prophecy, Tlabrinthyl never speaks again for the rest of his
       the Glondarym (present-day: The Akanul) are defeated by Unther.               life.
       Soorenar begins to grow as the administrative center of Untheric
                                                                                     Construction begins on a series of towering mage-beacons, from
                                                                                     the shores of the Great Ice Sea to the peaks of Graunthil (the

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        Rashemi High      Country),   in   accordance   with   Tlabrinthyl's            Calimport against the drow and making a home for themselves in
        prophecy.                                                                       the dark areas where few wish to tread.
-797                                                                           -734
        [Old Empires] Icidicca, wife of Caratacus and Queen of Thesk,                   [Old Empires] Unther's chief god, Enlil decides to leave the
        leads an uprising against the Narfellian occupiers, but is captured             Realms for the Great Mountain of the East (Toril), abdicating his
        and killed by the Narfellian Overlord, Kherular Nethann.                        throne in favor of his son Gilgeam, who becomes King of Unther.
-791                                                                                    Year 1 in Untheric calendar.
        The Fifth Rysar of Cormanthyr convenes under the rule of                        [Planes] Soon thereafter, Ishtar also decides to leave Faerûn,
        Tannivh Irithyl.                                                                secretly delivering her power to the Mulhorandi goddess Isis
-790                                                                           -733
        The Night Wars begin between the drow and many surface                          Tulan el Akada releases over 100 aranea into the Forest of Mir
        powers of southern Faerûn. The primary military foe of the drow                 both to propagate and to fight the drow that had taken up
        is Calimshan.                                                                   residence within.
        From this date until -530DR, the garrisons and towns of eastern        -722
        Tethyr and Iltkazar come under attack by drow forces.
                                                                                        Elves of Yrlaphon suffer drow attacks in winter, and the orc
-789                                                                                    hordes of summer overwhelm them, causing the fall of the city.
        The Second Shalarin Passing. Below the Hmur Plateau, the               -719
        wildgate opens again and more shalarin emigrate to Serôs (the
                                                                                        [Old Empires] The remnants of the Solonite Empire falls to the
        Inner Sea). Initially, many of the new shalarin come to Es'krin,
                                                                                        invading Kao Dynasty of Shou Lung, as Solon burns after a brief
        though some move farther east and look for a home of their own.
        Start of the Fifth Serôs War. Aryselmalyr's paranoid concerns
                                                                                        The Srinshee dies, becoming a baelnorn.
        about the second arrival of shalarin bring them to mobilize troops
        around Es'krin and the northern Hmur Plateau. Objections from          -709
        other allied or neutral states are ignored or responded to with
                                                                                        [Netheril] An unknown arcanist designs the process of magically
        force, bringing war to Serôs again.
                                                                                        inscribing a tattoo.
                                                                               -700 / Year of Twelve Gods
        The Kraken Gambit. Coronal Vaeqiis II desperatedly allies with
                                                                                        (circa) The dwarven realm of Delzoun is at its' height.
        two kraken to shatter the Four Arcana of Humbar, the peaceful
        markoth magocracy. The few survivors of this offensive dive into                (circa) Rise of Vastar, the orcish kingdom in the Vast.
        deeper waters, away from Aryselmalyr's persecution.
                                                                               -699 / Year of Moon Blades Clashing
                                                                                        [Planes] The Star Elves depart Yuireshanyaar for Sildeyuir
        End of the Fifth Serôs War. With the deaths of Vaeqiis and her
                                                                               -698 / Year of Plentiful Herds
        two kraken allies (whom many suspect controlled her for quite
        some time, despite Vaeqiis' beliefs), the Fifth War ends. The          -697 / Year of Furious Giants
        many casualties are the Arcana of Humbar and the shalarin
                                                                                        Drow erupt from beneath the cities of Calimport, Manshaka, and
        kingdom of Es'krin. Aryselmalyr's new ruler (approves by the four
                                                                                        Almraiven, establishing footholds in the cities as well as the
        Grand Dukars as well as the sea elven nobility) is the Coronal
                                                                                        outlying wilderness areas that they hold for several decades.
        Pravis Orlson, who restores the peace missed for over six
        centuries.                                                             -696 / Year of Great Rains
-760                                                                                    End of the Netherese Age of Discovery. Beginning of the
                                                                                        Shadowed Age. (3163 NY)
        Year of the Great Flood of the Great Glacier. Hundreds of Ulutians
        drown when their villages are washed away.                                      Birth of Karsus, the Netherese human who later becomes known
                                                                                        as the "child-who-would- be-a-god," "the Unmaker of the Weave,"
                                                                                        and "the ape who would fly" by the elves.
        [Netheril] A gold mine is discovered in the Dementia Mountain
                                                                                        [Netheril] End of the Netherese Age of Discovery. Beginning of
                                                                                        the Shadowed Age. (3163 NY)
                                                                                        Birth of Karsus, the Netherese human who later becomes known
        (circa) Drow attacks on Cormanthyr and Rystal Wood begin                        as the "child-who-would- be-a-god," "the Unmaker of the Weave,"
        again in earnest, but only as slash-and-run raids by drow seeking               and "the ape who would fly" by the elves.
        magic, slaves, or destruction. The impregnable Twisted Tower
                                                                               -695 / Year of Kings Clashing
        expands twice in the next decades.
                                                                               -694 / Year of Embattled Ground
                                                                                        [Netheril] Sepulcher's population drops to 15,000.
        Tulan el Akada yi Calimport creates the aranea, a lycanthropic
        arachnid race with the ability to disguise themselves as drow or                The arcanist Candlemas is killed by his rival, Sysquemalyn.
        giant spiders. Tulan's magical controls make the aranea the most
                                                                                        Karsus casts his firstcantrip, at the age of two.
        effective soldiers in Calimshan's war against the drow.
                                                                               -693 / Year of Keening Whales
                                                                                        [Netheril] The Eaerlanni elves begin hiring adventurers and
        Tulan el Akada's 40 most loyal aranea remain in Calimport and
                                                                                        mercinaries to try and rid themselves of the arcanist Xanad who
        take up residence in hidden byways beneath the city and among
                                                                                        took up residence near the elves.
        caverns in the upper regions of the Underdark (former scouting
        posts of Shanatar). They begin fortifying the defenses of              -692 / Year of the Shadowed Traveler

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-691 / Year of Stolen Fire                                                             With eastern Tethyr embroiled in strife and resistance, many
                                                                                       human natives of Tethyr escape captivity between now and -
         Attacks by the drow in Calimport destroy the Caleph's Palace with
                                                                                       370DR, and flee northwards.
         all the ruling family within it, bringing the Vihad dynasty to a
         close. The qayadin (general) of the sadimmin takes control as Syl-            (circa) [Old Empires] Looking for a durable, loyal slave force,
         Pasha Akim el Ehjoliq.                                                        the mages of Raumathar use their arcane arts to meld men and
                                                                                       bulls, creating the first of the minotaur race.
-690 / Year of Fragile Beginnings
                                                                              -669 / Year of Summer Frosts
         The deep gnome community of Blingdenstone is founded in the
         Underdark region of the North.                                       -668 / Year of Eagles Striking
-689 / Year of Final Fates                                                             [Old Empires] Construction of the Andrion Wall, a series of
                                                                                       watchtowers and forts along the northern Priador, for the purpose
         [Netheril] Orcs attack a religious festival near Earsome, killing
                                                                                       of containing incursions of humanoid tribes and bandits into
         over 2000 people. This becomes known as the Kraal Book
         Massacre, and signals the resurgence of orcs near Earsome.
                                                                              -667 / Year of Harrowing Legends
-688 / Year of Fettered Talons
                                                                              -666 / Year of Hordling Armies
-687 / Year of Eternal Summer
                                                                              -665 / Year of Crumbling Ruins
-686 / Year of Fireshadows
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Haelicia, wife of Emperor Gemmglar of Narfell,
-685 / Year of the Ill-Timed Truth
                                                                                       dies in childbirth. Her son, Haelarus, is saved by magical means,
-684 / Year of Exacted Oaths                                                           although the process leaves him permanently frail and afflicted
                                                                                       with albinism.
-683 / Year of Fleeting Courage
                                                                              -664 / Year of Turning Tides
         [Netheril] The arcanist Xanad's fortress is levelled and looted by
         a force of over 30 mercinaries and adventurers. Xanads body is                The Enslaving of Keltar: The drow nearly destroy this town over
         never found.                                                                  the course of a 37-hour battle, given their magical superiority and
                                                                                       a globe ofdarkness that they use to surround the city. Calimport's
-682 / Year of Humble Heroes
                                                                                       army arrives after the drow conquer the city and have shipped
-681 / Year of Nightmares                                                              more than 50% of the surviving population into the Underdark as
                                                                                       slaves. While the Calishites free the town and force the drow back
         [Old Empires] Crown Prince Gemmglar of Narfell launches his
                                                                                       into the Underdark, over 3,000 Keltarns are never seen again.
         plot to become Emperor by subtly castingfeebleminding
         andconfusion magics on his father, Jorius II.                                 [Netheril] The remaining Nether Scrolls are stolen en route to
                                                                                       the Netherese city of Karsus. A witch- hunt begins, ending seven
-680 / Year of Creeping Thieves
                                                                                       years later at the expense of 125 lives.
         (circa) Calimshan begins colonizing the coast of the Lake of
                                                                              -663 / Year of Encroaching Weeds
         Steam beyond the Alimir Peninsula. The original plans were to
         colonize the area as conquerers, but many are settled as places      -662 / Year of Ravens
         for refugees fleeing Calimshan proper and the irregular but
                                                                              -661 / Year of Heavy Fogs
         terrifying Night Wars against the drow.
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Andrion Nistur, Overlord of Thesk, is sent to the
-679 / Year of Ebon Scrimshaw
                                                                                       Ashane to crush the revolts there.
-678 / Year of Hot Springs
                                                                              -660 / Year of the Guarding Icon
         [Old Empires] Emperor Jorius II is declared insane by his son,
                                                                              -659 / Year of Slaying Arrows
         Gemmglar. Beginning of the Regency, as the Emperor is removed
         to Icealgard, and Gemmglar is declared Regent for his father.        -658 / Year of Friends Rejoicing
-677 / Year of Fervent Glances                                                -657 / Year of Dancing Drakes
-676 / Year of Frenzied Tempests                                                       [Netheril] The search for the stolen Nether Scrolls ends.
         Dumathoin's temple is built on the Lost Level of Undermountain       -656 / Year of Cool Breezes
         by the Melairkyn dwarves.
                                                                              -655 / Year of Troubled Nights
         The Temples Plague flares up in Calimport, Almraiven, and the
                                                                              -654 / Year of Drifting Sands
         Tashalar cities. Infectious by touch, it is unwittingly spread by
         priests, giving it its name.                                         -653 / Year of Reverent Threnody
-675 / Year of Cresting Waves                                                 -652 / Year of Joyful Colors
-674 / Year of Dwarves Beseiged                                               -651 / Year of Stirred Hearts
         [Netheril] Ioulaum perfects the spellIoulaum's Longevity.            -650 / Year of Flames Rising
         Karsus creates a mythallar and becomes an archwizard.                         Due to drow attacks on Calimshan, the dwarves and humans
                                                                                       around the Omlarandin Mountains and the Kuldin Peaks (the
         The enclave of Karsus is founded.
                                                                                       lands of Old Iltkazar) become independant of Calimshan's control.
-673 / Year of Hidden Wisdom
                                                                              -649 / Year of Falling Copper
-672 / Year of Giant Shoulders
                                                                                       The Calishite army surrounds Calimport as wizards and priests set
-671 / Year of Crawling Carrion                                                        it magically aflame, the light and fires driving the drow that
                                                                                       claimed more than 25% of the city onto the waiting spears of the
         [Old Empires] Emperor Jorius II dies at Icealgard. His son,
                                                                                       sadimmin or deeper beneath the city. Once again, the syl-pasha is
         Gemmglar, becomes Emperor.
                                                                                       forced to destroy his capital to save his empire.
-670 / Year of Unfurled Sails
                                                                                       Large parts of Calimport are purposefully destroyed to bury the
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        relatively intact though buried. Those same wizards who burned         -630 / Year of Orphaned Princes
        the city help rebuild it and seal off all areas between Calimport
                                                                                        (circa) [Old Empires] The city of Kensten (present-day:
        and the Underdark with stone and new buildings. Despite their
                                                                                        Bezantur) is founded by the Raumathar Empire as a southern
        diligence, the drow reopen those passages within a decade and
                                                                                        outpost and trading post with Mulhorand.
        reestablish their hold on Calimport Below, now nicely protected by
        the city above.                                                        -629 / Year of Dreaded Comings
        [Netheril] Logging returns to normal (pre-Trollflame War levels)       -628 / Year of Empty Crowns
        at Conifera.
                                                                               -627 / Year of Blinding Lightning
        Orcs from the Dementia Mountains begin to raid Sepulcher.
                                                                               -626 / Year of Oaths Forsaken
        Orcs from the Eastern Forest begin to raid extensively into
                                                                               -625 / Year of Molten Fury
                                                                                        [Netheril] A party of adventurers tracks Embercoat back to his
-648 / Year of Tribes Reunited
                                                                                        lair and attacks him. They manage to severely wound the wyrm,
        [Netheril] The Demiplane of Shadow is discovered.                               but are ultimately slaughtered, leaving only the paladin Reliaz
                                                                                        Justmarch as a survivor.
        Shadow, the first arcanist to theorize the existence of demi-
        planes, publishes (with the help of Karsus)"Shadows: Palpable          -624 / Year of Bountiful Harvests
        Cohesion of Formless Corporeality."
                                                                                        [Netheril] Reliaz Justmarch confronts the red dragon Embercoat
-647 / Year of Craven Hungers                                                           again as the wyrm begins to raid Frothwater. The two fight and
                                                                                        kill each other.
        [Netheril] The Demiplane of Imprisonment is discovered.
                                                                               -623 / Year of Clipped Wings
        The arcanist Falious attempts to make an example of Dagger's
        Point. Unfortunately for Falious, Trothas, the arcanist and ruler of            [Old Empires] The Battle of a Hundred Sails: Narfell attempts an
        Dagger's Point, is ready for the attempt. Trothas and several of                invasion of Mulhorand and Unther by sea. The two southern
        his former apprentices destroy Falious' enclave of Tanathras by                 nations defeat the Narfell fleet. Neither Narfell nor Raumathar
        disintegrating its mythallar.                                                   attempts to invade the Old Empires again. During the battle, the
                                                                                        swordAshram falls into the hands of an unnamed Narfelli warrior,
-646 / Year of False Hopes
                                                                                        who takes it north with him.
-645 / Year of Eternal Amber
                                                                               -622 / Year of the Drowning Darkness
        [Netheril] Gembright, an ancient amethyst wyrm, is driven from
                                                                               -621 / Year of the Blessed Rulers
        the Channel Locks by something unknown. She never returns.
                                                                               -620 / Year of Noble Souls
        The red dragon Embercoat attacks Frothwater for the first time.
        Over te next twenty years, Embercoat raid the town twice                        After more than 60 years of negotiations, Calimshan's syl-pasha
        seasonally.                                                                     strikes some confidential trade agreements with the Matron
                                                                                        mother of Guallidurth, the closest drow city, in exchange for the
-644 / Year of Vacant Wharves
                                                                                        withdrawal of her forces from beneath Calimport and the other
        [Netheril] A large force of humans attacks the orcs in the                      Calishite cities. The withdrawal takes another 90 years, as not all
        Hidden Forest. 12,000 orcs and 4,000 human warriors are killed.                 forces answer to the Matron Mother of Guallidurth, and a House
                                                                                        rebellion within that city also adds fuel to the Night Wars.
        --The arcanist Shadelorn finds theCrown of Horns.
                                                                               -619 / Year of Bright Water
-643 / Year of Melodious Minstrels
                                                                               -618 / Year of Mired Wagons
-642 / Year of Requiem
                                                                               -617 / Year of Black Teardrops
        [Netheril] Jockeleg is visited by the Deshwind cloud giant clan
        and their floating cloud castle.                                                [Old Empires] Beginning of the "Alambar Shore" fort system, a
                                                                                        chain of costly coastal forts along the North Coast built by Narfell
        Founding of Delzoun.
                                                                                        against a feared (yet ultimately phantom) invasion from the
-641 / Year of Mountain Snows                                                           south.
-640 / Year of Flashing Daggers                                                         The Nar overlords force many of the inhabitants of Laothkund into
                                                                                        press-gangs that work to build the chain of coastal forts along the
-639 / Year of Cruel Rocks
                                                                                        North Coast, including several sites that would later grow to
        [Old Empires] Emperor Gemmglar of Narfell dies. His son,                        become the cities of Delthuntle, Teth, and Nethra.
        Haelarus, becomes Emperor, although he is more commonly
                                                                               -616 / Year of Newfound Spells
        referred to as "The Pale King," due to his appearance.
                                                                               -615 / Year of Billowing Dust
-638 / Year of Nimble Fingers
                                                                               -614 / Year of Maleficient Counsel
-637 / Year of Velvet Tongues
                                                                               -613 / Year of Stampeding Hordes
        [Netheril] Holloway's wizards cease to support Halloway, citing
        other concerns.                                                        -612 / Year of Sudden Mourning
        Orcs begin annual raids of Seventon                                             The Coronal's seventh son, Eltargrim, is born in Semberholme.
-636 / Year of Unending Sorrow                                                          Duathamper is relocated underground to protect it from airborne
                                                                                        foes, in particular the green dragon Venom.
-635 / Year of Surrounding Darkness
                                                                               -611 / Year of Power Usurped
-634 / Year of Dwindling Darkness
                                                                               -610 / Year of Reluctant Passion
-633 / Year of Eleven Lords
                                                                               -609 / Year of Six Cats
-632 / Year of Brazen Hetaera
                                                                                        [Netheril] The arcanist Buoyance attempts to strike at Karsus,
-631 / Year of Mirthful Gnomes
                                                                                        but backs down when he realizes Karsus' power.

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-608 / Year of Turned Knives                                                  -570 / Year of Raised Cups
-607 / Year of No Wars                                                        -569 / Year of Silken Sabres
-606 / Year of Valor                                                          -568 / Year of Iron Golems
-605 / Year of Lingering Nightfall                                            -567 / Year of the High Harvest
-604 / Year of Jade                                                           -566 / Year of Greed Regretted
-603 / Year of Held Breaths                                                   -565 / Year of Dweomers
-602 / Year of Joys Ephemeral                                                 -564 / Year of Fearful Looks
-601 / Year of Humble Beginnings                                              -563 / Year of Earnest Gallantry
-600 / Year of Moonlit Unicorns                                               -562 / Year of Dust
-599 / Year of Hasty Messengers                                               -561 / Year of Unknown Fates
         The Spiders Plague strikes Calimshan; those affected are covered     -560 / Year of Dreams Attained
         with sores filled with spider's eggs, and the victims are then
                                                                              -559 / Year of Hidden Passions
         consumed by the hatching spiders.
                                                                                       [Netheril] The arcanist Buoyance dies and becomes a lich.
-598 / Year of Quiet Thunder
                                                                              -558 / Year of Fading Tides
         Innugaakalikurit & Frost Giants argue over great catapult. The
         dwarven thieves are enslaved by the giants; their descendants        -557 / Year of Life's Bounty
         remain that way today.
                                                                              -556 / Year of Small Gifts
-597 / Year of Frequent Betrayals
                                                                                       [Netheril] The army of Seventon meets the orcs of the Eastern
-596 / Year of Dancing Ladies                                                          Forest in battle on the plains east of Seventon. Instead of
                                                                                       fighting, the orcs outflank the army and attack the city of Jannick,
-595 / Year of the Clever Ettin
                                                                                       sacking and burning it.
-594 / Year of Valiant Blades
                                                                              -555 / Year of Furtive Magics
-593 / Year of Summoned Heroes
                                                                              -554 / Year of Dwindling Light
-592 / Year of Deep Questions
                                                                              -553 / Year of Plentiful Wine
-591 / Year of Echoing Prayers
                                                                              -552 / Year of Voices Resounding
-590 / Year of Masking Shadows
                                                                              -551 / Year of Kindred Spirits
-589 / Year of Neverending Storms
                                                                              -550 / Year of Glistening Dust
-588 / Year of Smiling Infants
                                                                              -549 / Year of Clammy Tentacles
-587 / Year of Homecoming
                                                                              -548 / Year of Venemous Scribes
-586 / Year of Grand Offerings
                                                                              -547 / Year of Toppled Trees
-585 / Year of the Rumbling Earth
                                                                                       [Old Empires] The Tarn Uprising: Widows of two local Marid
-584 / Year of Pyramids                                                                nobles, the Tarn sisters, lead an uprising against Narfellian rule.
                                                                                       The elder sister, Uove Tarn, establishes herself as Queen at
-583 / Year of Lingering Mists
-582 / Year of Glittering Coins
                                                                              -546 / Year of Erstwhile Travelers
-581 / Year of Toil Unending
                                                                              -545 / Year of Deep Waters
-580 / Year of Melodies
                                                                              -544 / Year of Leaping Fish
-579 / Year of Jewels Glittering
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Narfell re-conquers the realm of Marid. In
-578 / Year of Haste                                                                   response to the uprising, the Emperor strips the realm of its'
                                                                                       semi- independant state and imposes harsh crackdowns on the
-577 / Year of Neverending Carnage
-576 / Year of Licentious Behavior
                                                                                       [Netheril] Three ancient blue dragons attack Wreathe. These
-575 / Year of Spectacular Art                                                         dragons, the children of the wyrm Brightstroke, have returned to
                                                                                       avenge their mother's death. The wyrms destroy Wreathe within
-574 / Year of Hanged Martyrs
                                                                                       a fortnight.
-573 / Year of Full Depths
                                                                              -543 / Year of Merry Jesters
         [Old Empires] Mount Thrulbane erupts violently, shearing off
                                                                              -542 / Year of Peaceful Dawns
         the top half of the mountain and raining flaming death as far
         away as Messemprar, and ash as far as Unthalass. The semi-           -541 / Year of Benevolent Lords
         autonomous region of Cephalonia (present-day: Threskel) is
                                                                              -540 / Year of Stallions
         destroyed overnight, buried under tons of ash and lava. The few
         surviving refugees gather to the west, on the shores of the Bay of   -539 / Year of Harkened Mounts
         Chessenta. They later intermarry with the natives and found the
                                                                              -538 / Year of Twilight Celebrations
         city of Mordulkin. -- The eruption of the volcano causes major
         weather disruptions around the entire Alambar region - in the Old    -537 / Year of Lights Lurking
         Empires, this is referred to as the Year of No Summer.
                                                                              -536 / Year of Mirrored Spirits
-572 / Year of Fateful Handshakes
                                                                              -535 / Year of Glistening Dew
-571 / Year of Meager Portions
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-534 / Year of Long Strides                                                              [Netheril] Jockleleg is visited by a stone giant embassy.
         [Old Empires] Rise of the Witchqueen in northern Semphar. Her                   Wolves raid the ruins of Vandal Station, removing what few
         undead and goblinoid forces whelm out of Shalhoond and overrun                  bodies are left there. The village is a complete ruin after this
         the defenses of the local Mulhorandi Precepts.                                  point.
-533 / Year of Runes Abundant                                                   -505 / Year of Burnings
         [Old Empires] A great monsoon breaks over the Gbor Nor,                         [Netheril] The orc village of Shantraf is attacked by Earsome
         utterly destroying an armada of Mulhorandi ships bound for                      warriors and is burned to the ground.
         Phelzol. Within a tenday, the Witchqueen's forces are at the walls
                                                                                -504 / Year of Whispering Winds
         of the city, preparing for a seige. Phelzol falls to the Witchqueen.
                                                                                -503 / Year of Taut Cloths
-532 / Year of Flowing Gold
                                                                                -502 / Year of Nothingness
         [Old Empires] A Mulhorandi army marching on the Witchqueen
         suffers heavy losses while passing through Shalhoond, but                       [Netheril] Lachery is raised to become an enclave by the
         manages to surprise the bulk of the Witchqueen's forces in the                  arcanist Veridon. Veridon uses his magic, the enclave's magic,
         Fields of Tarkal. After a massive battle, the Mulhorandis beseige               and the mythallar to fish the Narrow Sea.
         the remnants of the army inside Phelzol.
                                                                                -501 / Year of Light Laughter
-531 / Year of Deeds Undreamed
                                                                                -500 / Year of Running Unicorns
         [Old Empires] Both the beseiging Mulhorandis and the forces of
                                                                                         (circa) The magicalBlades of Dragon's Tongue are stolen by the
         the Witchqueen are attacked and overwhelmed by the invading
                                                                                         Prophet of Tiamat, Ochir Naal.
         Kao. The Kao Dynasty conquers Semphar and easily defeats the
         ensuing unorganized Mulhorandi recovery attempts.                      -499 / Year of Misplaced Trust
         [Netheril] The bandit-lord Olostin is born.                            -498 / Year of Bloodied Tears
-530 / Year of Meager Means                                                     -497 / Year of Shining Beacons
         The Night Wars draw to a close in Calimshan, and the drow never        -496 / Year of Hidden Ways
         again gain more than a remote toehold in the surface lands. In
                                                                                -495 / Year of Rising Fears
         all, more than 75,000 humans and other beings are captured and
         enslaved by the drow during these conflicts. More than 150,000         -494 / Year of Glowing Rainndrops
         others die fighting the dark elves, though nearly as many drow
                                                                                         [Netheril] Dahla River City is established.
         and duergar die during the wars as well.
                                                                                -493 / Year of Deadly Cost
-529 / Year of Imps Amuck
                                                                                -492 / Year of Broken Spirit
-528 / Year of Wailing
                                                                                -491 / Year of Flowering Mint
-527 / Year of Hideous Troops
                                                                                -490 / Year of Three Griffons
-526 / Year of Returning Wonders
                                                                                -489 / Year of Endless Song
-525 / Year of Golden Chains
                                                                                -488 / Year of Impossible Tasks
-524 / Year of Felled Timber
                                                                                -487 / Year of Free Will
         Belkram's Fall/The Shaft is discovered in Undermountain by the
         drow of House Tanor'Thal.                                                       [Netheril] The armies of Seventon engage the orcs, but do not
                                                                                         underestimate them this time. The orcs are shattered and driven
-523 / Year of Calling Wonders
                                                                                         deep into the Eastern Forest.
-522 / Year of Vengeful Scions
                                                                                -486 / Year of Ringing Music
-521 / Year of Untethered Yokes
                                                                                -485 / Year of Masks
-520 / Year of Vast Diversions
                                                                                         [Netheril] The town of Algid is destroyed by the phaerimm.
-519 / Year of Lasting Hate
                                                                                         After Algid is destroyed, the residents of Hoyden begin to
-518 / Year of Defenses Forsaken                                                         abandon their homes as they flee south and west.
-517 / Year of Foiled Pursuits                                                  -484 / Year of Driving Rain
-516 / Year of Winds Westward                                                   -483 / Year of Closed Gates
-515 / Year of Masks Divine                                                     -482 / Year of Warring Clans
-514 / Year of Remembered Friendships                                           -481 / Year of Wilting Vines
-513 / Year of Great Misunderstandings                                          -480 / Year of Tested Faiths
-512 / Year of Freedom Granted                                                  -479 / Year of Enchanted Voyages
-511 / Year of Dangerous Icicles                                                -478 / Year of Lost Children
         [Netheril] Unity is terrorized by the brutal human bandit Olostin,              [Old Empires] The Untherian hero Cimbarruk kills the river-god
         known as the "Baron of Dread."                                                  Ilissos, opening the area around present-day Cimbar for
-510 / Year of Stirring Beauty
                                                                                         [Netheril] Olostin is killed by aNoanar's Fireball spell when an
-509 / Year of Harrowing Confrontations
                                                                                         arcanist and a group of 250 warriors storm the Dread Keep,
-508 / Year of Rattling Chains                                                           Olostin's home. The few notes and scattered plans that were
                                                                                         found confirm that Olostin was in league with the phaerimm.
-507 / Year of Frozen Breaths
                                                                                -477 / Year of Legacy
-506 / Year of Deafening Thunder
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-476 / Year of Tirades                                                        -447 / Year of Queries
        [Old Empires] The Raumathari mage Dahalesturym develops               -446 / Year of Treasured Moments
        thedragonshape spell.
                                                                                       Calimshan's dominance of the Lake of Steam and the Shining Sea
-475 / Year of Glowing Embers                                                          comes to an end with the near total destruction of the Calishite
                                                                                       Armada in Calimport's harbor. The resulting fires destroy over
-474 / Year of Everlasting Slime
                                                                                       70% of the city once winds carry sparks and flames to the
        [Old Empires] The port of Cimbar is founded by Unther.                         wooden domes of many buildings.
-473 / Year of Renewed Faith                                                  -445 / Year of Heroic Vindication
-472 / Year of Wizard's Woe                                                   -444 / Year of Favors Withheld
-471 / Year of Scorned Prophets                                               -443 / Year of Clamoring
        Alea Dahast is born.                                                  -442 / Year of Kings Arising
        Sudryl Aeravansel is born.                                                     [Netheril] A large force of phaerimm attacks Blister. Blister
                                                                                       repulses the invaders but never fully recovers from the attack.
-470 / Year of Perdition's Flames
                                                                                       Karsus nearly traps the renegade enclave of Doubloon, but
        The Shadow Wars of Cormanthyr and Rystall Wood against the
                                                                                       Doubloon disappears as Karsus's enclave closes in. Doubloon is
        Twisted Tower begin.
                                                                                       never heard from again.
-469 / Year of Imparted Riches
                                                                              -441 / Year of Paths Unwalked
-468 / Year of Grace
                                                                              -440 / Year of Scarecrows
-467 / Year of Emerald Groves
                                                                                       [Old Empires] The Emperor of Narfell dies heirless, setting off a
-466 / Year of Clashing Swords                                                         civil war for control of the throne.
-465 / Year of Lasting Myth                                                   -439 / Year of Chilling Laughter
-464 / Year of Merry Wives                                                             [Netheril] The Temple of Time begins to radiate light so bright it
                                                                                       can be seen for miles.
-463 / Year of Parting Waters
                                                                              -438 / Year of Dripping Daggers
-462 / Year of Arcane Prisms
                                                                              -437 / Year of Forgotten Passages
-461 / Year of Bold Pioneers
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Phagan the Crippled, Overlord of Thesk and a
        [Netheril] The phaerimm begin to cast themagic drain spells
                                                                                       claimant to the Imperial throne of Narfell, is killed by the
        that create Anauroch by draining all the life out of their areas of
                                                                                       Warmage Deuthinaral at the Battle of Inkrynn.
                                                                              -436 / Year of Joyous Tears
-460 / Year of Silver Warhammers
                                                                              -435 / Year of Passion's Fire
-459 / Year of Sparkling Spires
                                                                              -434 / Year of Snowy Beards
        [Netheril] The arcanist Veridon perfects his control of Lachery's
        mythallar so he can separate fish into different types when they      -433 / Year of Words Regretted
        are teleported into the storage rooms.
                                                                                       [Netheril] Veridon is killed when Wintercloak, an ancient white
-458 / Year of Sea Monsters                                                            dragon, is captured in one of the fishing holds of Lachery.
                                                                                       Veridon's apprentices kill the wyrm after their master was
-457 / Year of Hostile Badgers
                                                                                       flashfrozen by the dragon's breath.
-456 / Year of Rough Hands
                                                                              -432 / Year of Dryads Calling
-455 / Year of Rebellious Streets
                                                                              -431 / Year of Crowded Walks
        [Netheril] Orcs attack Earsome and the farms around it.
                                                                              -430 / Year of Choking Cords
        Earsome's mythallar is destroyed, and the town begins to burn.
        Earsome is only saved after the enclave of Delia arrives.             -429 / Year of Fluttering Wings
-454 / Year of Pounding Drums                                                          [Old Empires] Deuthinaral marches to defend Thesk against
                                                                                       increasing gnollish invasions, and repairs the Andiron Wall.
        [Old Empires] The Purple Plague ravages Unther and
        Mulhorand. So named for the coloration of the diseased corpses,       -428 / Year of Broken Vows
        it is spread through the air, and kills a great many people before
                                                                              -427 / Year of Breaking Storms
        the local priesthoods get it under control.
                                                                              -426 / Year of Drying Wells
-453 / Year of Fiends Rising
                                                                              -425 / Year of Ancestral Voices
-452 / Year of Gathered Shields
                                                                              -424 / Year of Bold Faces
-451 / Year of Graceful Surrender
                                                                              -423 / Year of Forsaken Love
        [Netheril] A gold mine is discovered in the Dementia Mountain
        Range.                                                                         [Old Empires] Deuthinaral is killed in a spellduel with the night
                                                                                       hag Zola Fel. The hag crowns the demonologist Ithtain as
-450 / Year of Dwarves' Descent
                                                                                       Emperor, ending the civil war.
        (circa) Around this time a Keltaran agricultural slave named
                                                                              -422 / Year of Four Shadows
        Ankar leads an uprising and an army of escaped slaves to the
        safety of the Purple Hills.                                           -421 / Year of Mortal Consequences
-449 / Year of Dawning Magic                                                  -420 / Year of Manacles
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         (circa) [Old Empires] A rise in the number of temples and           -393 / Year of Burning Winds
         shrines to Orcus in Narfell, as well as in the worship of the
                                                                             -392 / Year of Lanterns
         Demon- Prince. In Mintas Rhelgor, Emperor Ithtain himself
         personally leads many foul cerimonies.                              -391 / Year of Squalid Scarecrows
-419 / Year of Yellow Musk                                                   -390 / Year of Enchanters
-418 / Year of Cowardly Choices                                                      The juvenile black dragon Zarlandris settles in Glaun Bog at the
                                                                                     behest of its' master, the green wyrm Venom.
-417 / Year of Harbor's Lights
                                                                                     [Netheril] The arcanist Shadow and the bard Alasar Crywinds
-416 / Year of Howling Gibbets
                                                                                     become involved with one another. Alashar reveals that she was
-415 / Year of the Lost Way                                                          an assassin sent by Shadow's rival, the arcanist Grenway, to kill
                                                                                     Shadow for his demiplane researches. The two come up with an
-414 / Year of the Saint's Perdition
                                                                                     alternate plan, and Shadow casts a spell to draw both of them
-413 / Year of Seasons Unsettled                                                     into the demiplane of shadow forever.
-412 / Year of Weary Kings                                                           The arcanist Grenway kills asimulacrum of Alashar when it reports
                                                                                     that it killed Shadow. Only Shadow, Alashar, and Karsus know
-411 / Year of Crimson Marpenoth
                                                                                     what truly happened.
-410 / Year of the Silver Cestus
                                                                             -389 / Year of Steelsong
-409 / Year of Sailing Winds
                                                                             -388 / Year of Glad Roses
-408 / Year of Sleeping Dragons
                                                                             -387 / Year of Shattered Walls (NOTE: Cult of the Dragon gives the
         [Netheril] Karsus discovers heavy magic. In one of his first        name of this year as the Year of Ebon Husks)
         experiments with heavy magic, Karsus nearly causes his enclave
                                                                                     The fortress of Zazessovertan falls to Tethyrian forces shortly
         to fall. He removes the heavy magic he created, pushing it over
                                                                                     before Zazesspur falls.
         the side of the enclave.
                                                                                     Zazesspur is sacked and burnt by a surprise attack of barbarians
         The heavy magic falls to the ground, where it slays the renegade
                                                                                     from the Dragon's Neck Peninsula and the Purple Hills, marking
         arcanist Wulgreth, turning him into a lich when the heavy magic
                                                                                     the first known collaboration among the native Tethyrians against
         absorbs his life energies.
                                                                                     their oppressors.
-407 / Year of Captive Pride
                                                                                     Traditional beginning of Tethyr's First Age.
-406 / Year of the Insurrection
                                                                                     A group of young green elves discovers a group of aquatic elves
-405 / Year of Lost Chances                                                          exploring the shallows of the River Veire. This leads to the sea
                                                                                     elves coming to Semberholme.
-404 / Year of Lashing Whips
                                                                                     The elves of Semberholme discover an enclave of forest gnomes
-403 / Year of the Lich's Tears
                                                                                     just west of the Pool of Yeven.
         [Netheril] The Lodestar Mountain mines are abandoned due to
                                                                             -386 / Year of Smoking Snow
         monster infestation.
                                                                             -385 / Year of Medyoxes
         The river Dahla floods, nearly sweeping Dahla River City into the
         lake.                                                               -384 / Year of True Gages
-402 / Year of the Zardazil                                                          [Netheril] The arcanist-lich Buoyance begins to research spells
                                                                                     to attack the phaerimm and other enemies of Netheril.
         [Netheril] Diemondar, the monster of Basin Lake, is destroyed
         by the phaerimm's life drain spells.                                -383 / Year of Riven Tankards
-401 / Year of Kyrie Arcanaon                                                -382 / Year of Angered Ankhegs
-400 / Year of the Gilded Sky                                                -381 / Year of Fallen Goats
         By this time, only a few elven outposts remain on the Dragon's      -380 / Year of Broken Gates
         Neck Peninsula.
                                                                             -379 / Year of Dancing Idols
         Gorandal Agayous becomes prelate of the temple of Corellon in
                                                                                     Hobgoblins unite under the rulership of their first king. The realm
                                                                                     of Holorarar is born.
         The domain of the green wyrm Venom, the Tangled Vale, reaches
                                                                             -378 / Year of Ebon Hawks
         its greatest extent.
                                                                                     The pasha of Calimport orders a wall built across the Dragon's
         (circa) Prologue of "Cormyr: A Novel"
                                                                                     Neck Peninsula. After nearly four years of constant attacks by
         (circa) Augathra the Mad travels the world.                                 barbarians and Tethir elves, the construction is abandoned.
-399 / Year of Risen Myths                                                   -377 / Year of Storm Currents
-398 / Year of Phantoms                                                              [Netheril] The North Fira River is renamed the Dienere River
                                                                                     after the explorer Dienere Falconholfer traverses it in a kayak.
         [Netheril] The explorer Dienere Falconholfer is born.
                                                                             -376 / Year of Sanctuary
-397 / Year of Falling Stones
                                                                             -375 / Year of Clutching Dusk
-396 / Year of Twilit Leaves
                                                                                     The first major plague in Faerûn's history strikes the southern
-395 / Year of Ashen Faces
                                                                                     Shining Coast, killing over 30% of the population of Calimshan's
-394 / Year of Clouded Vision                                                        cities in a five-year epidemic. The Empire Plague spells the end of
                                                                                     Calimshan's control of the Calishar Emirates and the Lake of
         [Netheril] The Whitewater Bridge is constructed over the Dahla
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         The Axash dynasty of Calimshan ends due to the plague, and              -358 / Year of Shuddering Mythals
         those who survive cannot stop the rise of Syl-Pasha Akkab el
                                                                                 -357 / Year of Sycophants
         Evyrtaan, cousin to the now-dead Khalid elAxash. The first order
         of the new syl-pasha is to put Calimport to the torch to minimize                [Netheril] Karsus finally takes action against the fiends of Unity.
         the threat of the plague. The fires, for the first time in centuries,            They are either ejected from the Prime Material Plane, or
         refuse to burn and thus the new syl-pasha is forced to abandon                   destroyed outright by an application of heavy magic imbued
         the city for the next five years.                                                withOberon's Dismissal orAksa's Disintegrate spells.
-374 / Year of Shattering                                                        -356 / Year of Stale Ale
         With the city all but abandoned due to the plague they framed on                 [Netheril] The town of Grog becomes a ghost-town, supposedly
         nearby Jhaamdath, priests of Talona attempt to conquer                           haunted by the ghosts of men who died here because of the grog
         Calimport and plunder its riches to build a temple to their goddess              the town was famous for.
         of poisons. Many of those who remain in Calimport are rogues,
                                                                                 -355 / Year of Lost Regalia
         escaped slaves, and necromancers. For a time, the capital
         becomes the Rogues' City.                                               -354 / Year of Many Maws
-373 / Year of Whispering Stones                                                          The first recorded clash between sharn and phaerimm occurs this
         The Basilica of Night, Shar's impressive seat of power in
         Calimport, remains one of the few places in the city that is not                 Illusk is re-founded in this year after a Netherese arcanist rebuilds
         fully controlled by Talona. Skirmishes around the temple grow                    the city with magic, losing his life in the process.
         more and more violent. In Eleint of this year, the Basilica finally
                                                                                          [Netheril] The first recorded clash between sharn and phaerimm
         falls to Talona's forces, but Shar's priests collapse the temple on
                                                                                          occurs this year.
         their foes. The bulk of the temple's wealth and reliquaries are
         moved into their new home within an ancient temple in the                        Illusk is re-founded in this year after a Netherese arcanist rebuilds
         Undercity, soon to be called the Temple of Old Night.                            the city with magic, losing his life in the process.
-372 / Year of Owls' Watching                                                    -353 / Year of Enchanted Parchment
         [Netheril] The fortress of Ascal's horn is completed by the elves       -352 / Year of Delights Unending
         of Eaerlann.
                                                                                 -351 / Year of Dark Roads
-371 / Year of Bruins
                                                                                 -350 / Year of Craven Words
         [Netheril] The arcanist Ioulaum transforms himself into a lich.
                                                                                          (circa) [Old Empires] The Time of Grey Death: A wasting
-370 / Year of Rent Armor                                                                 sickness, named for the ashen pallor of its' victims, sweeps the
                                                                                          lands of Narfell and Raumathar. Almost half of the population of
         The Empire Plague finally ends early this year. By the end of
                                                                                          the two empires is killed in the plague, which resists all efforts to
         Hammer, Syl-Pasha Akkab el Evyrtaan reenters Calimport and
                                                                                          wipe it out until -331 DR.
         initiates a bloodbath that destroys all those who remain in the city
         as traitors or plague carriers. Many folk, including the clergy of      -349 / Year of Bold Poachers
         Talona that ruled the city, survive by fleeing into the Undercity.
                                                                                          A Netherese/Halruaan wizard by the name of Saldrinar of the
         (circa) [Netheril] Work begins on Citadel Adbar, since the                       Seven Spells, thought to be the creator ofSaldrinar's Slow Gem,
         Narrow Sea's destruction leaves Delzoun's eastern front exposed.                 uses a pre-set sequence of seven spells (so that the casting of
                                                                                          one sets off the next) to destroy Kisonraathiisar, the topaz dragon
-369 / Year of Falling Gold
                                                                                          ruler of Westgate, and win himself the throne as the city's first
         [Netheril] Basin Lake is destroyed by the phaerimms' life drain                  human king.
                                                                                          The death of the Wyrmking Kisonraathiisar marks the beginning
         The process of magical tattoos is perfected.                                     of a gradual southward migration of black dragons across the
                                                                                          Lake of Dragons. The progeny of Thauglorimorgorus the Black
-368 / Year of Simulacra
                                                                                          Doom seek their own domains outside the lands claimed by the
-367 / Year of Flaming Manes                                                              King of the Forest Country, in time giving name to the Dragon
                                                                                          Coast among humankind.
-366 / Year of Arumae
                                                                                 -348 / Year of Moon Madness
-365 / Year of Seven Tines
                                                                                 -347 / Year of Shivered Staves
-364 / Year of Creaking Corbels
                                                                                          [Netheril] Morian arrives in Karsus and applies for a job with the
-363 / Year of Paladin's Puissance
-362 / Year of Defilers
                                                                                 -346 / Year of Rhymes
-361 / Year of Mageserpents
                                                                                 -345 / Year of Good Courage
-360 / Year of Autumnfire
                                                                                          [Old Empires] Cimbar becomes the new capital of Untheric
         [Netheril] An attack of extra-planar fiends raises havoc in the                  Chessenta. Historic beginning of the long-standing Cimbar-
         town of Unity. The fiends wish to use Unity as a base from which                 Soorenar rivalry.
         to attack the enclave of Karsus.
                                                                                          [Netheril] Magically mutated beings begin to infiltrate Unity. It is
         Westwendt Village is decimated in a single night when it is                      believed that Karsus' use of heavy magic is causing the
         overrun by fiends. Fires ravage the city. The survivors flee north               anomalies.
         and west.
                                                                                          The Terraseer appears in Karsus and warns that the goddess
-359 / Year of Boiling Moats                                                              Mystryl is about to face her greatest challenge - one that will
                                                                                          change the way the Netherese view magic for all time.
         The dwarven nation of Delzoun is attacked by balor and tanar'ri.
         The dwarves begin fighting a ceaseless battle that lasts night and      -344 / Year of Rolling Crowns
         day for 120 years.
                                                                                          [Netheril] The arcanist Gneissenau perfects a method of
         The warrior Anoitus helps defend the dwarves of Delzoun.                         extracting 24-karat gold from gold-bearing ore.
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-343 / Year of Chilled Marrow                                                          The Fall of Netheril is felt even in Calimport, as the temporary
                                                                                       sundering of the weave causes the collapse of a number of
-342 / Year of Soverign Truth
                                                                                       minarets and palaces whose only supports were those of magic.
        [Netheril] Shadelorn discovers a method to make a more                         In the few moments when magic does not exist on Toril, more
        powerful mythallar.                                                            than 7,000 in the city die in the destruction.
        The arcanist Shenandra develops a counter spell to the                         [Old Empires] Mystryl, goddess of magic, is killed. All magic
        phaerimm's life drain and magic drain spells. Her spell negates                ceases for a time, returning much changed. Due to the influence
        the effect caused by the phaerimm's spells.                                    of the gods Thoth and Isis, the Old Empires region is spared
                                                                                       much of the ensuing chaos. [D/M]
        TheCrown of Horns perverts Shadelorn's improved mythallar so
        that it absorbs all magical items, memorizable spells, and                     The populaces of the Narfell and Raumathar Empires, already
        continuous spell effects within a 20-mile radius. The result is that           battered by the Grey Death, are thrown into a panic by the failure
        all arcanists that had extended their life through magical means               of the Weave. Rioting and looting break out in the cities, and the
        are reduced to ash, Shenandra is killed before her spell can be                governments, already spread thin from the plague, teeter on the
        passed on, Shadowtop Borough's mythallar is destroyed, and the                 edge of collapse.
        enclave crashes into the Jannick River.
                                                                                       [Netheril] "Dangerous Games"
        Orcs attack Earsome en masse. The city is destroyed, burned to
                                                                                       Ioulaum disappears.
        its foundations.
                                                                                       Karsus casts the 12th level spellKarsus Avatar and all magic
-341 / Year of Weeping Minstrels
                                                                                       ceases for a time, returning much changed.
        [Old Empires] The Turami adventurer Orauntyl Omberdrynn
                                                                                       The Fall of Netheril; all enclaves fall to earth and are destroyed.
        carves out the realm of Ombereene west of Cimbar, where the
                                                                                       (3520 NY)
        foothills of the mountains meet the sea. He begins building a
        fortified abode, which he names Castle Airspur, after its' lofty               The enclave of Buoyance falls. However, rumors tell of the
        perch.                                                                         survival of Buoyance the lichlord.
        [Netheril] Lady Arilain, the archwizard of Opus, discovers                     The cloud giants of the Channel Mountains save the inhabitants of
        through her divination magic that Karsus is about to cast                      the city of Harborage.
        hisKarsus' Avatar spell. She warns the other wizards of Opus, and
                                                                                       Quagmire plummets into the Marsh of Simplicity. The survivors
        then goes to confront Karsus. She is never seen again.
                                                                                       battle their way out while the ruins are taken over by the lizard
-340 / Year of Desire and Despair                                                      king Gr'Zhad and his lizard men followers.
-339 to 720                                                                            Northreach is abandoned when its residents head west into the
                                                                                       Savage Frontier.
        Cormanthor's Prime/The Glory of Myth Drannor: After the fall of
        Netheril, magic and the Weave had become corrupted. Elves                      Nyanza Lake begins to freeze as the weather magic keeping it
        found themselves in competition for territory with many more                   thawed fails.
        fecund races, and troubles dogged the Tel'Quessir at all turns, but
                                                                                       The enclave of Shade is apparently pulled into the Demiplane of
        the great empire of Cormanthyr grew out of this age. Rather than
                                                                                       Shadow. Its fate is never determined.
        stand alone, the elves chose to join with the good races against
        the orcs and other dangers, leading to the greatest era of                     Trinity is abandoned when the Temple of Time ceases to shine
        cooperation among the races ever seen on Toril. This era sees the              and the sky above becomes crowded with storms and clouds
        opening of Cormanthyr to the other races and the rise of Myth                  blocking the sun from shining.
                                                                                       Lady Polaris is killed when the enclave of Delia crashes to the
-339 to 136                                                                            ground.
        [Planes] Azuth ascends to godhood and establishes his realm of                 Jockteleg crashes to the ground, but rumors of its' ruler, the
        Azuth on the plane of Dweomerheart                                             arcanist Quantoul, surviving the Fall circulate through the survivor
                                                                                       states of Netheril.
-339 to 700
                                                                                       Mystryl is destroyed, but is replaced by Mystra, the new goddess
        [Planes] Selûne gives birth (or fragments herself) into Sune
                                                                                       of magic, who forever strips 10th level and greater magic from
        [Planes] Sune establishes her divine realm on the unified plane                humanity.
        of Olympus/Arvandor across Lake Evergold from Halani Celanil's
                                                                                       Anauria, Asram, and Hlondath (the survivor states) arise out of
        Crystal Palace
                                                                                       the rubble of Netheril, saved by Mystra.
        [Planes] Sune leaves the Gates of the Moon
-339 to 800
                                                                               -338 to 400- The Survivor States to the
        (circa) [Planes] The plane of Dweomertor evolves into a planar
                                                                               Sinking of Northkeep
        metropolis and is renamed Dweomerheart                                 -338 / Year of Guttering Torches
-339 to pre-dawn cataclysm                                                     -337 / Year of Broken Charges
        [Planes] The dawn aspect of the sun rises to prominence in the                 [Old Empires] Led by Battlelord Orauntyl, the allied forces of
        incarnation of Lathander                                                       Ombereene and Lyraghul defeat the teeming orcs of the Ironeater
                                                                                       Clan, opening the high passes of the mountains to human trade.
-339 / Year of the Sundered Webs
                                                                                       Orauntyl renames the mountains the Ombermounts, ignoring the
        Serôs (the lands under the waves of the Inner Sea) suffers                     more poetic Turami name of the "Mountains of the Morning's
        numerous blows during this year, as the wild magic (due to the                 Dawn."
        death of Mystryl and the Fall of Netheril) creates a whirlpool from
                                                                                       [Netheril] Seventon's universities and churches are burned.
        the surface down to the mythal at Myth Nantar, destroying many
                                                                                       Soon thereafter, the city is razed by a surprise force of orcs.
        buildings and dragging surface ships to watery graves. The
        Netherese enclaves of Mhalloth and Sakkors crash into the Inner        -336 / Year of Dark Sunset
        Sea, coming to rest from forty to 300 feet beneath the sea's
                                                                                       [Netheril] Scourge is abandoned. The city is consumed by the
                                                                                       earth, and magical fire rages though the streets.
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-335 / Year of Seven Spirits                                                               [Old Empires] The small hamlet of Tarntown (present-day:
                                                                                           Delthuntle) grows with the increasing trade between Narfell and
         [Netheril] Conch is abandoned after being buried in an
                                                                                           the fledgling Chessentan Territories.
                                                                                  -312 / Year of Jade Roses
         Conifera falls to the trolls after a eight month battle led by
         Gilomide, a paladin. This became known as the "Flametongue                        [Netheril] Blister is taken by the kobolds of the Rat's Tail clan.
         Excursion" after the paladin's holy sword.
                                                                                  -311 / Year of Patient Traps
-334 / Year of Three Seas' Rage
                                                                                  -310 / Year of Glassharks
-333 / Year of Humbling Havens
                                                                                           (circa) In gratitude for their aid in the Shadow Wars, the Coronal
         [Netheril] The elves of Eaerlann allow some Netherese to settle                   allows the settlement of some reformed, surface-acclimated drow
         in Ascalhorn, provided they relearn elven magic and abandon                       into some remote lands of Cormanthyr to the east of Cormanthor.
         their abusive powers of the past centuries. To practice any
                                                                                  -309 / Year of Many Anchors
         Netherese magics in the city is a great crime, and is punishable
         ny banishment or death.                                                  -308 / Year of Proud Vixens
-332 / Year of Burnished Books                                                    -307 / Year of Illuminated Vellums
-331 / Year of Shadows Fleeting                                                            Tethyrian clans, under the rule of Warlord Karlag, conquer the
                                                                                           Calishaite garrison at Myratma, which they rename Artrimmar.
         The elven armies of Cormanthyr and Rystal Wood finally break
         the greater defenses of the Twisted Tower and destroy all                         King Saldrinar vanishes suddenly, leaving the throne of Westgate
         remaining drow slavers within the tower. The Tower is left in the                 to his only apprentice, Mather, known posthumously as
         hands of good dark elf allies, and it becomes a great temple to                   "Wyrmshroud."
         Eilistraee within a century.
                                                                                           [Netheril] A platinum mine is discovered in the Dementia
         TheSoldier's Blade is lost during this   great battle, captured by the            Mountain Range.
         drow in their slaying of Lord Orym       Hawksong during the fall of
                                                                                  -306 / Year of Wan Shades
         the Twisted Tower. The blade and         the body of Lord Orym are
         taken down into the Underdark as         spoils of war by the fleeing    -305 / Year of Bold Bladesmen
                                                                                  -304 / Year of Erupting Crypts
         [Old Empires] End of the Time of Grey Death.
                                                                                  -303 / Year of Dusky Dwarves
-330 / Year of Empty Quests
                                                                                  -302 / Year of Heirs Adrift
         [Netheril] Nyanza Lake ceases to exist as it is frozen solid.
                                                                                  -301 / Year of Wafting Sorrows
-329 / Year of Icefire
                                                                                           Mather Wyrmshroud dies defending Westgate from the concerted
-328 / Year of Drowned Hopes                                                               attacks of three black dragons from the lands of the Forest
                                                                                           Kingdom. Glaurauth, a warrior who is Mather's closest friend and
-327 / Year of Opened Graves
                                                                                           the captain of the city guard, succeeds the fallen wizard-king.
-326 / Year of Scorched Skulls                                                             Known as "the Great," Glaurauth becomes monarch of Westgate
                                                                                           at a time when the city is still the northernmost human settlement
         [Netheril] The lich Wulgreth destroys a city built near Karsus's
                                                                                           in the western Inner Sea lands.
         stony dead form in retribution.
                                                                                  -300 to -216
-325 / Year of Crown Hatred
                                                                                           [Planes] Torm ascends to godhood
-324 / Year of Windriver's Loss
                                                                                  -300 / Year of Cold Anger
-323 / Year of Unseen Doom
                                                                                           (circa) Westgate ruled by King Glaurauth.
-322 / Year of Plunging Hooves
                                                                                           (circa) [Old Empires] The small, independant realm of
-321 / Year of Hollow Hills
                                                                                           Ombereene grows rich off controlling trade through the
-320 / Year of Netted Dreams                                                               mountains. Sanctus, a small village in the shadow of Castle
                                                                                           Airspur, grows rapidly with the increased trade and an influx of
         The dwarven nation of Delzoun is attacked by balor tanar'ri. The
                                                                                           refugees and prospectors from Untheric Chessenta. The village's
         dwarves begin fighting a ceaseless battle that lasts night and day
                                                                                           name comes from the fact that the Battlelord grants sanctuary to
         for 120 years.
                                                                                           those fleeing the authorities in Unther and elsewhere.
-319 / Year of Rock Roses
                                                                                  -299 / Year of Heartsblood
-318 / Year of Crying Wolves
                                                                                  -298 / Year of Nine Watchers
-317 / Year of Vampiric Glee
                                                                                           [Netheril] The city of Karse is built.
-316 / Year of Drifting Death
                                                                                  -297 / Year of Scrying Orbs
         [Netheril] An expedition to find the Last Ditch River, the
                                                                                           Thieves who manage to loot most of the royal treasury steal King
         headwaters of Nyanza Lake, is organized by Dienere Falconholfer.
                                                                                           Glaurauth's regalia, theCrown and Scepter of Saldrinar. The king's
         It is believed that Dienere dies on this expedition, but no body
                                                                                           wizards pursue the thieves inland from their anchorage at what is
         was ever found, only a diary 30 years later.
                                                                                           now Procampur, but the wealth of Westgate's monarch is
-315 / Year of Vengeance                                                                   eventually lost in Elvenblood Pass, located north of the Vast,
                                                                                           when a horde of orcs falls on Glaurauth's agents.
         After a number of raids and a short siege, Zazesspur falls once
         again to the barbarians. It is rebuilt as a Tethyrian fortified town,    -296 / Year of Factols
         and named Fort Karlag.
                                                                                  -295 / Year of Harsh Words
-314 / Year of Four Princes
                                                                                           [Netheril] Specie is abandoned as the desert encroaches on it.
-313 / Year of Humility
                                                                                  -294 / Year of Sundry Violence
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         The Coronal Luszoch rises to power in Aryselmalyr, and makes            -274 / Year of the Purring Pard
         veiled threats to all allied and subject powers during his forst tour
                                                                                 -273 / Year of the Dancing Faun
         of the empire. While no one acts outwardly, all forces prepare for
         war but wait for the belligerent coronal to make the wrong move.        -272 / Year of Songstones
-293 / Year of Tyrant Hawks                                                               Citadel Adbar is completed this year.
         The Warlord Karlag falls at the battle for the garrison-town of         -271 / Year of the Auburn Beauty
         Calimaronn. Another clan chieftan, Mong Ithal, leads the clans to
                                                                                 -270 / Year of the Winter Wolf
         victory. Calimaronn, as well as the river it fords, is named
         Ithmong, after Ithal.                                                            [Netheril] Holloway is completely abandoned, being one of the
                                                                                          last Netherese towns to disappear.
-292 / Year of Envenomed Nectar
                                                                                 -269 / Year of Mournful Moments
-291 / Year of the Setting Suns
                                                                                 -268 / Year of the Sunbright
         King Glaurauth of Westgate dies of heartstop. As his three
         offspring all died before reaching their tenth year, the aged           -267 / Year of Crumbling Caverns
         monarch leaves his throne in turn to his successor as captain of
                                                                                 -266 / Year of Hastening Heralds
         the city guard, Thorndaer of the Golden Helm.
                                                                                 -265 / Year of Burgeoning Victory
         [Netheril] Netherese citizens fleeing conflicts between the
         Survivor States begin to filter into Cormanthyr.                        -264 / Year of Scriveners
-290 / Year of Fiery Slumber                                                     -263 / Year of Midwives
-289 / Year of Spiteful Stones                                                   -262 / Year of the Broken Promise
-288 / Year of Eight Lightnings                                                  -261 / Year of the Lost Princess
         At Ithmong, Calimshan accedes independence to the lands of              -260 / Year of Hunting Hounds
         Tethyr and its' people. The chiefs of Tethyr's clans create a ruling
                                                                                 -259 / Year of the Pyre
         Council of Clans.
                                                                                          [Netheril] Candelspiere is abandoned and swallowed by the
-287 / Year of Hard Currency
         [Netheril] The city of Karse falls victim to the begrudging
                                                                                 -258 / Year of Many Moons
         followers who believe the god Karsus is a sham.
                                                                                 -257 / Year of the Stricken
-286 / Year of Foul Awakenings
                                                                                 -256 / Year of Able Warriors
         Westgate falls during the course of a single night to a small army
         of elite mercenaries who emerge from catacombs beneath the              -255 / Year of Furious Waves
         city. By morning's light, King Thorndaer and his entire family are
                                                                                          Jhaamdath, a long-time rival of Calimshan, falls to a tidal wave
         dead, and King Orlak rules over the oldest port in the western
                                                                                          summoned by the elven High Mages of Nikerymath. The resulting
         Inner Sea region. Until the end of his reign, the Night King holds
                                                                                          cataclysm inundates Jhaamdath, forming what is known known as
         court only after the sun has set, is never seen during daylight
                                                                                          the Vilhon Reach.
         hours, and always keeps his entire face (except his eyes)
         shrouded with a black-and-white-hatched porcelain mask, leading                  Fall of Aryselmalyr. Coronal Esahl Vesahliir and more than 40,000
         many to suspect (correctly) that the long-lived monarch of                       sea elves and other aquatic sentients die instantly when the
         Westgate is a vampire.                                                           Esahlbane Monolith shatters Coryselmal.
         [Netheril] Dienere Falconholfer's diary is discovered. In it are                 Start of the Sixth Serôs War. After the destruction of Coryselmal
         notes of the last days of his expedition to find the Last Ditch                  and the end of the Aryselmalyr Empire, all the once subject
         River. Dienere apparently found the beginnings of a river, but the               powers of the Inner Sea vie for control of Serôs.
         narrative ends there.
                                                                                          [Netheril] Moniker is sacked by the Hlondathans. The temple of
-285 / Year of Early Graves                                                               Kozah is destroyed and the city is burned to the ground.
-284 / Year of Lost Faith                                                                 Sepulcher is abandoned, as its' soil is now too sandy for logging
                                                                                          or farming.
-283 / Year of Shattered Portals
                                                                                 -254 / Year of Quartered Foes
-282 / Year of the Vampire's Cloak
                                                                                 -253 / Year of Whirlwinds
-281 / Year of Silvered Thoughts
                                                                                 -252 / Year of Vindication
         [Old Empires] The town of Peleveran is established in the
         northwestern Shaar as a waystop and caravan base.                       -251 / Year of Black Apples
-280 / Year of the Impudent Kin                                                           [Old Empires] The Dance of Demons: The night hag Zola Fel is
                                                                                          banished to the Demi-Plane of Imprisonment by a fearful Emperor
-279 / Year of Gems Aflame
                                                                                          Narlaenn. In revenge for that act, Orcus unleashes a horde of
-278 / Year of the Ruling Sceptre                                                         fiends upon the Nar capital of Mintas Rhelgor. Overnight the city
                                                                                          is razed and the entire populace is slaughtered. Narlaenn is taken
         Tethyr's Council of Clans falls apart due to the greed of younger
                                                                                          to the Abyss, to suffer eternal torture for his folly. -- Verisglaur,
         chiefs and the passing of the warlords who freed the land from
                                                                                          Imperceptor of the Sixth Army and highest-ranking official to
         Calimshan. The clans fall into infighting for the next 60 years.
                                                                                          survive the Dance, returns from the Raumathar Front and
-277 / Year of the Winking Eye                                                            assumes command of Narfell. He moves the capital south to Nar
-276 / Year of Overflowing Casks
                                                                                 -250 / Year of Imprisonments
         Jhaamdath begins construction on the largest navy yet seen on
         the Inner Sea.                                                                   (circa) Emigration of settlers across the Inner Sea from ruined
                                                                                          Jhaamdath to what will become Thesk, Impiltur, and the Vast.
-275 / Year of the Grinning Pack

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        (circa) Calimshan, under Syl-Pasha Faud yn Orun el Evyrtaan,        -235 / Year of Laughing Crystal
        reclaims some small areas and towns among the Arnaden lands of
                                                                                     (circa) [Old Empires] The border-town of Peleveran in the
        the Lake of Steam, now that Jhaamdath's control on these lands
                                                                                     northern Shaar, lying just outside of Untheri taxes and tariffs,
        has fallen along with its primary cities.
                                                                                     grows into a major trading center.
-249 / Year of Silver Wings
                                                                            -234 / Year of Wizard's Doom
        General Halflar and his men storm Venom's lair and kill the green
                                                                            -233 / Year of Destinies Foretold
        wyrm. Unfortunately, they also find out that Venom is not one
        dragon, but two. The entire force is killed when the second         -232 / Year of Forsaken Goblets
        dragon attacks them.
                                                                            -231 / Year of the Ringed Moon
-248 / Year of Last Songs
                                                                                     Three entire clans of elves fleeing Serôs (the Inner Sea) to save
-247 to 1200                                                                         their lives and those of their children migrate to lake Sember
                                                                                     within the elven nation of Cormanthyr.
        (circa) [Planes] Kezef is imprisoned on the plane of the Barrens
        of Doom and Despair by a coalition of gods including Tyr, Gond              [Old Empires] The mage Sespetar isdisintegrated in an attack
        and Mystra                                                                  by a circle of alhoon illithids.
        (circa) [Planes] Tyr loses his hand while helping to bind Kezef     -230 / Year of Loss
        the Chaos Hound
                                                                                    Calimshan attacks Tethyr, seizing Ithmong and Myratma. Able
-247 / Year of the Striking Lance                                                   workers (more than a third of the population) of both these towns
                                                                                    are enslaved and brought to Calimport to work on the new
        [Planes] Tyr establishes his divine realm, raising a new mountain
                                                                                    Pasha's Palace. The 1,480 warriors among the 5,500 new slaves
        attached to Mount Celestia
                                                                                    are all sentenced to the new Djen Arena, where many of them
        Tyr comes to Toril in the procession of Justice                             fight to the death against monsters and each other for the
                                                                                    amusement of the masses.
-243 to -216(circa)
                                                                            -229 / Year of the Myrmidon Maid
        [Planes] Ilmater establishes his divine realm, raising a new
        mountain attached to Mount Celestia                                         [Old Empires] Emperor Bazanthar III of Narfell, looking for a
                                                                                    way to fund the increasing conflicts on the Narfell-Raumathar
-246 / Year of Much Cheer
                                                                                    border, orders an all-out offensive on the Ashatabarne hobgoblins
-245 / Year of Entombed Blades                                                      of the Giantspires. The hobgoblins, alerted by Raumatharan spies
                                                                                    and aided by other-planar fiends, are ready for the Narfellians
-244 / Year of Fleeting Fancy
                                                                                    and immediately take the upper hand in the war.
-243 / Year of the Rack
                                                                            -228 / Year of the Unknown Paraph
        Ilmater joins with Tyr
                                                                            -227 / Year of Rangers Lost
-242 / Year of the Game
                                                                                    Calimport increases in population and area to its largest size ever,
-241 / Year of the Sand Shroud                                                      its true citizens numbering more than 75,000. For the next eight
                                                                                    centuries, Calimport remains the largest and most frequented port
-240 / Year of Enslaved Swords
                                                                                    on Faerûn's shores.
        End of the Elf Purges. After fifteen years, the worst of the
                                                                                    Shyael Ildacer is born.
        backlash against the sea elves of the Inner Sea dies down. Those
        who survived the attacks from koalinth, merfolk, and locathah       -226 / Year of the Shallows
        zealots, and the newly returned (and far more evil) morkoth do so
                                                                                    [Old Empires] With the war in the Giantspires going badly,
        by use of magic (including High magic) and some Dukar
                                                                                    Emperor Bazanthar III orders a massive attack, hoping to break
                                                                                    the hobgoblins with one final battle.
        (circa) [Old Empires] By this time, Laothkund has shrunk to
                                                                                    The Battle of Augranaglaur's Charge: The final climactic battle
        little more than an administrative center and base for the
                                                                                    between Narfell and the hobgoblins of the Ashatabarne Empire.
        southern Narfellan fleet, which was never fully rebuilt after the
                                                                                    The forces of Narfell, caught in a deep mountain canyon and
        aborted attack on the south.
                                                                                    besieged, are rallied by the appearance of the great white wyrm
-239 / Year of Whispered Lore                                                       Augranaglaur. The "Lord of the Northern Ice" sweeps through the
                                                                                    attacking hobgoblins and fiends, allowing the Nars to mount a
-238 / Year of Fortunes Fair
                                                                                    counter-offensive. By the end of the fighting the bulk of the
        Start of the Second Dukars' War. After seventeen years of                   hobgoblin legions lie dead or dying, including the Iron Emperor.
        constant skirmishes amid the powers of the central sea (and a
                                                                            -225 / Year of the Golden Staff
        resurgance of the sahaugin presense due to lack of order at the
        Pillars of the Trident), the Dukar Orders of Jhimari and Numos      -224 / Year of Forked Tongues
        take proactive steps toward maintaining the peace by attempting
                                                                            -223 / Year of Burning Briars
        to found a Dukar kingdom centered on Myth Nantar: Nantarum.
                                                                                    The Sixth Rysar of Cormanthor begins with the realm's greatest
-237 / Year of Windragons
                                                                                    warrior Eltargrim taking up theRuler's Blade and taking his first
-236 to -216                                                                        steps toward magic (and High Magic).
        (circa) [Planes] Torm joins with Ilmater and Tyr, completing                [Old Empires] Cerelantyr, an exiled Narfellian auramancer (air
        the Triad                                                                   elementalist) and adherent of Akadi, travels to Cimbar and builds
                                                                                    the Tower of the Winds.
        (circa) [Planes] Torm establishes his divine realm, raising a new
        mountain attached to Mount Celestia                                 -222 / Year of the Dessicated Corpse
        (circa) [Planes] The plane containing the Seven Heavens of          -221 / Year of Shambling Shadows
        Mount Celestia is renamed the House of the Triad
                                                                                    Chief Clovis Ithal of Tethyr dies at the Ithmong Slaughter. His son
-236 / Year of Unfriendly Ports                                                     Darrom rallied the Tethyrians and led them into the city,
                                                                                    defeating the Calishites.
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-220 / Year of the Empty Soul                                                 -207 / Year of Tolling
         King Darrom of Tethyr marries the half-elven Saraala of Clan         -206 / Year of Elfsorrows
                                                                                       Jassin Aunglor, a moon elf warrior, sneaks into Venom's lair and
         End of the Second Dukars' War/End of Nantarum. Under                          attacks the green wyrm. Venom's lair collapses in the conflict,
         mysterious circumstances, the powerful undersea city-state of                 burying Venom, Jassin, and Jassin'smoonblade beneath tons of
         Nantarum loses the war for the Hmur Plateau while under siege                 rock.
         by the merfolk forces of "King" Ristan. Forces at the siege noted
                                                                                       Mistale Audark, wife of the late General Halflar, requests that she
         only a strange humming rising from the mythal and numerous
                                                                                       and the remainder of the Audark Clan be transformed into
         discharges of magical energy lighting the night-darkened sea.
                                                                                       baelnorn to protect the Vale of Lost Voices.
         When the beseigers swam into the city, they found the only
         person left alive; the sea elf Dukar Yupal Narlis, his mind                   The Crown Prince of Tethyr, Darrom Ithal II, dies of a fever.
         destroyed. His thirty Dukar followers and "nobility" stood along
                                                                              -205 / Year of Good Hunting
         the avenue leading to the Council Academy of the Dukars, alll
         transformed into coral statues with looks of contrition on their              Chapter 2 of "Cormyr: A Novel"
                                                                                       Lord of Scepters Illiphar Nelnueve of House Amaratharr is granted
         [Old Empires] Revolt by Carausius, commander of the Narfellian                rule of the colony forests of the Forest Country (Cormyr) upon his
         legions in Thesk, who rules Thesk as emperor until he is                      besting of Thauglorimorgorus the Black Doom in a dragons' duel
         murdered by Allectus, a fellow rebel, in -214 DR.                             of honor.
-219 / Year of the Sallow Orb                                                          Orc hordes engulf Rystall Wood throughout the year, with the
                                                                                       worst hordes arriving in winter.
-218 / Year of Dread
                                                                                       [Netheril] Anauria's success as an independant city-state
-217 / Year of Sumbril
                                                                                       convinces Hlondath and Asram to abandon memories of Netheril.
-216 / Year of Bloodied Orphreys
                                                                                       [Old Empires] With the fall of Castle Airspur and the death of
-215 to 750                                                                            Battlelord Tyrazel Omberdrynn and his men, Untheric forces
                                                                                       succeed in capturing the realm of Ombereene. Enthal Ramastar, a
         The Third Epoch (Time of the Merfolk) of Seros (the Inner Sea).
                                                                                       priest of Gilgeam, is given control of the region, under the
         This Epoch covers the rise and fall of the merfolk empire of Hmur,
                                                                                       authority of the Unthlord at Cimbar.
         as well as the rise of the sahuagin empire of Aleaxtis.
                                                                                       Many loyal Omberites, led by Tyrazel's son, Crown Prince Duirlun,
-215 / Year of the Oracle
                                                                                       escape into the mountains. They join forces with the orcs there
         End of the Sixth Serôs War. The new powers of Serôs are shalarin              and, in future years, interbreed, forming the first of the Hill-Clans.
         As'arem, the morkoth Theocracy of the Deep Ones, and the
         merfolk Kingdom of Hmurrath. The rise of Hmurrath signals the
         start of the Third Epoch.                                            -203 / Year of the Obsidian Crypt
-214 / Year of the Vengeful Mitre                                                      [Old Empires] The border-town of Peleveran is annexed by
                                                                                       Untheri forces and becomes the capital of the Untheri
         [Old Empires] Carausius, Emperor of Thesk, is killed by Allectus,
                                                                                       Protectorate of Peleveria.
         a fellow rebel. Narfell, occupied by increasing conflicts with
         Raumathar, is unable to capitalize on the situation and fails to     -202 / Year of the Purchased Princess
         regain Thesk.
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Gennar the Untheric, an ex-patriate of Unther,
-213 / Year of the Great Bell                                                          defeats the other claimants to the throne of Thesk, and is
                                                                                       proclaimed emperor at Milvarune.
-212 / Year of High Thrones
                                                                              -200 / Year of Stonerising (NOTE: The name of this year is also
         At the Battle of the Purple Marches, Myratma falls to the
                                                                              given as the Year of Clouds)
         Tethyrians, forcing the second Calishite surrender of Tethyr.
                                                                                       The completion of Ithalyr, the first royal palace of Tethyr, on the
         Darrom (-237 to -183), son of Clovis, founds the Ithal dynasty,
                                                                                       seashore cliffs of the Purple Hills.
         and becomes the first King of Tethyr. Year 0 in Tethyreckoning.
                                                                                       Coronal Eltargrim declares Semberholme and its environs as an
         Awakening of the beast Ulfoq in the Great Glacier. The beast
                                                                                       elven sanctuary and refuge.
         devours dozens of Nakulutians before returning to its Crevasse. It
         has not been seen since.                                                      Syl-Pasha Kalil el Evyrtaan dies from thousands of viper bites, a
                                                                                       magical trap laid by some of his closest advisors. Vizar Asraf el
-211 / Year of Bound Branches
                                                                                       Majizar rules over the start of the Fifth Age of Calimshan, and
         [Old Empires] The forces of the Unthlord attack Ombereene,                    Calimport becomes a more organized city with structured trade
         intending to gain control of the passes through the Ombermounts               and skilled-workers' guilds.
         (the Akanapeaks). Sanctus is swiftly taken, although Battlelord
                                                                                       First Dalesmen cross the Dragon Reach to Cormanthor.
         Tyrazel Omberdrynn and his men, all veterans of numerous orc
         wars, manage to hold out against the Untheri for nearly six years,            [Old Empires] Theskan agents kidnap Ashala, daughter of the
         aided by an unmatched knowledge of the mountains, sympathetic                 Emperor of Narfell. Gennar marries her, and proclaims himself
         Turami city-states in the Vilhon and Maerthryn (the Far Akanul,               ruler of Narfell. Civil war follows, as Narfell's southern provinces,
         present-day Thessavrae), and covert support from Mulhorand                    sick of the war with Raumathar, secede and join with Thesk.
         (part of a larger backdrop of "cold-war politics" that the two
                                                                                       (circa) Candlekeep founded; calendar of Harptos begun.
         empires are engaged in).
                                                                                       (circa) The humans who are to become the first of the Dalesmen
-210 / Year of Holy Hands
                                                                                       cross the Dragon Reach to the southern reaches of Cormanthor.
         [Netheril] Anauria gains its independence from the other two
                                                                                       (circa) Start of the Fifth Age of Calimshan.
         Netheril survivor states.
                                                                              -199 / Year of Flowing Fire
-209 / Year of Valiant Striving
                                                                              -198 / Year of the Beast
-208 / Year of Shattered Havens
                                                                              -197 / Year of Talons Twelve
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-196 / Year of Gilded Draperies                                                           Laummas the Liegelord becomes a lich.
-195 / Year of the Chirugeons                                                    -179 / Year of the Huntress
-194 / Year of Torment                                                           -178 / Year of the Cold Quarrel
-193 / Year of the Hawkstaff                                                     -177 / Year of Leaping Wolves
-192 / Year of Tourneys                                                          -176 / Year of Travel
-191 / Year of Dark Villany                                                      -175 / Year of Shifting Sands
-190 / Year of Three Heirs                                                       -174 / Year of the Bestiary
-189 / Year of Stunned Serpents                                                  -173 / Year of Hale Heroes
         Shyllisyrr Ithal, elven wife of Corin Ithal (uncle of King Darrom                Varytha Ithal, missing daughter of Corin Ithal of Tethyr, returns
         Ithal of Tethyr) dies of a snake bite. Beginning of six years of                 to Tethyr to warn of a coming goblin horde.
         escalating unrest between Tethyr's elves and humans.
                                                                                          The Perry Accords are signed by Tethyr and Calimshan. Their
-188 / Year of Wrongful Martyrs                                                           architect, Florian Perry, becomes the first Count of Tethyr.
         Despite a good heart and a business sense that nearly doubled           -172 / Year of Sickles
         the trade coming to Calimshan, Syl-Pasha Malik yn Asraf el
                                                                                          Florian Perry, the First Ambassador of Tethyr, travels to Calimport
         Majizar dies under assassins' knives on the third day of this year.
                                                                                          to negotiate a long-lasting peace between the two countries.
         The Throne Wars: The assassination of Syl-Pasha Malik begins
                                                                                          The Moonrise elves settle Ssrenshen, under Moonrise Crag.
         more than two years of conflict that ranges from trade wars to
         military campaigns against cities. Fourteen different Calephs claim     -171 / Year of the Ogres' Rage
         the throne of Calimport (and symbolically Calimshan) by years
                                                                                 -170 / Year of Many Eyes
         end, none of whom hold the post for more than 62 days.
                                                                                          Zahyra Bardson-Ithal becomes the first Court Vizera of Tethyr.
         Seven different series of fires (known collectively as the Throne
                                                                                          She creates the magicalShield of Silvam.
         Fires) engulf eastern and southern Calimport in this year, set by
         rival factions fighting for the throne.                                          Beginning of the Eye Tyrant Wars: Calimshan allies with Tethyr
                                                                                          and Iltkazar to fight the risen beholder powers of the Lake of
-187 / Year of Gilded Burials
                                                                                          Steam, which have pushed back Calishite aggressors and are now
         28 more rulers claim the Caleph's Throne in Calimport. By                        advancing into eastern Tethyr. Almraiven falls to beholders within
         Midwinter, all true unity among the cities of Calimshan has                      the first three months of the year, and Suldophor follows by
         shattered. All areas of the empire stand individually, many                      Greengrass. Though a longer struggle, the beholders control the
         claiming to be the true heart of the empire and hoping to grab                   Spider Swamp and the southern Forest of Mir by the end of
         more land and control for themselves.                                            Kythorn. This prevents much transfer of troops from western
                                                                                          Calimshan save directly into beholder-controlled strongholds.
         The Throne Wars end with the rise to power of the once-meek
         wizard vizar Tasyn el Tarshaj yi Manshaka. The Tarshaj dynasty                   (circa) The Eshowe begin a 300-year war with the Tabaxi of
         (four brothers and their families, of whom Tasyn was the elder)                  Chult.
         simultaneously conquer the cities of Manshaka, Memnon,
                                                                                 -169 / Year of the Well Women
         Calimport, and Almraiven, thus unifying the Pasha's Lands for the
         first time in nearly two years. Syl-Pasha Tasyn's first chores are to            [Netheril] Rumor's of Ioulaum's continued existence begin
         rebuild the capital and reconquer the rest of Calimshan.                         circulating when an arcanist, Tabra, claims to have been an
                                                                                          apprentice of Ioulaum.
         [Old Empires] Randagaral the Beseiged, last emperor of Narfell,
         defeats and kills the usurper Gennar at the battle of Milvian           -168 / Year of Furrowed Brows
         Bridge, and pacifies the rebellious southern provinces. Faced with
                                                                                 -167 / Year of Sudden Kinship
         the advancing Raumathari legions in the north, he begins
         summoning extra-planar help, swiftly escalating the war beyond                   The Storming of the Qatarn Hills: In the first five days of Uktar,
         control.                                                                         King Silvam of Tethyr leads the Fourth Army to victory over nine
                                                                                          beholders and thrice their own army's forces. The beholders
-186 / Year of the Quiet Horde
                                                                                          occupy Volothamp and Schamedar by year's end, though their
-185 / Year of Unburdening                                                                entrenchment within eastern Calimshan overextends their reach,
                                                                                          and they lose control of Ankhapur, one of their largest surface
-184 / Year of the Abandoned Heart
-183 / Year of Larks
                                                                                 -166 / Year of Seven Loves Lost
         King Darrom of Tethyr is assassinated on orders of Amir I, head
                                                                                          The human realms declare victory in the Eye Tyrant Wars, though
         of Clan Tarseth.
                                                                                          alliances remain to pursue renegade beholders for the next few
         Silvam (-209 to -118), 2nd son of Darrom, is King of Tethyr.                     years among all their lands (Calimshan, Tethyr, and Iltkazar).
-182 / Year of Sleeping Giants                                                            Birth of Baerauble Etharr, the first Lord High Mage of Cormyr (-
                                                                                          166 to 429DR).
         Calimshan, in its attempts to reconquer its old territories around
         the Lake of Steam and the Shaar, discover that the old threat of        -165 / Year of the Abandoned Hope
         the beholders has risen again. Beholders and their cultists control
                                                                                 -164 / Year of Passing Dreams
         the majority of territory east of Ankhapur and are now pushing
         their forces west in retaliation against the Calishite invasions.       -163 / Year of the Yarting
-181 / Year of Rivers Rising                                                     -162 / Year of Boneblight
-180 / Year of Tragedies                                                         -161 / Year of the Emerald Mage
         Amir Tarseth's role in the assassination of King Darrom is                       The alliance of Calimshan, Tethyr, and Iltkazar forged during the
         uncovered by his sons, Amir II and Ra'id II. The two sons slay                   Eye Tyrant Wars dissolves by this year.
         their father to restore the family's honor.
                                                                                 -160 / Year of the Stone Giant
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         A cairn (undead stone giant) called Dodkong or "King of Death"                [Old Empires] The remaining defenders of the Many-Windowed
         begins wandering the western Realms.                                          Tower are swept away by the endless horrors outside. "Emperor"
                                                                                       Berosius is killed in battle with several baatezu, ending the last
-159 / Year of the Burning River
                                                                                       vestiges of the Raumathar Empire.
-158 / Year of the Deathdolor
                                                                                       The God Kings final battle. An alliance of the Summoned is
-157 / Year of Many Harvests                                                           defeated and they are sent back to their home planes.
-156 / Year of the Flickering Sun                                             -147 / Year of the Candlemaker
-155 / Year of Revealed Chants                                                -146 / Year of Cresting Floods
-154 / Year of Bloody Hazard                                                  -145 / Year of Depths Unknown
-153 / Year of the Starry Shroud                                              -144 / Year of the Copper Kettle
         Proeskampalar (present-day Procampur), is founded by dwarves         -143 / Year of Bright Lamplight
         and quickly becomes an important trading partner of Westgate.
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Nazral the Icebringer, archmage of Gheldaneth
-152 / Year of Wildwine                                                                and master of the Black Rune, disappears on an interdimensional
                                                                                       journey. His tower is magically sealed by the God-Kings, and
         [Old Empires] The Stand at Dead Dwarf Bridge: The dwarven
                                                                                       theTears of the Weeping Moon are presumed lost forever.
         hero Theodo Greataxe and his seven companions hold the
         Clearflow Bridge against a surprise force of over 1,000 Narfellian   -142 / Year of Beauty Drowned
         calvalry bound for Almorel. Although all the dwarves perish, they
                                                                              -141 / Year of Ancient Coins
         kill many of the invading force and allow the Raumathari garrison
         time to arrive.                                                      -140 / Year of Blind Justice
-151 / Year of Roving Bands                                                   -139 / Year of Burnt Ambitions
-150 / Year of Recompense                                                     -138 / Year of Damsels Dancing
         The syl-pasha of Calimshan grants the lands west of the Forest of    -137 / Year of Blooded Sunsets
         Mir and north of the river Memnon to Tethyr, moving Tethyr's
                                                                                       The Chultian city of Mezro is sacked.
         southern border to its' present-day boundaries. While many in
         Tethyr believe this a reward for their aid in the Eye Tyrant Wars,            A company of paladins from the Vilhon Reach in service to the
         it is really a political move to depower Calishite nobles amassing            Morninglord overthrows the Night King of Westgate. Following the
         power against the syl-pasha.                                                  vampire's destruction, the group's commander, Dawnknight Gen
                                                                                       Soleilon, is crowned king of Westgate in the undead monarch's
         [Old Empires] The great conflagration. Narfell and Raumathar
                                                                                       stead. The Radiant King rules wisely for many years, rebuilding
         are destroyed in one final battle. Monsters and minor powers
                                                                                       Westgate's fortunes and establishing the Soleilon dynasty. The
         summoned in the last battle invade the South after the battle
                                                                                       paladin-king's most notable accomplishment is the erection of the
                                                                                       city's first stone walls and the construction of an extensive sewer
         Sossal is invaded by the summoned servitors of the Narfell-                   system.
         Raumathar conflagration. Besieged and decimated by the wild
                                                                                       Unbeknownst to the general populace, Westgate's deepest
         magic storms and plagues that sweep the region, the Sossalians
                                                                                       catacombs remain home to at least a dozen vampires created by
         turn inward, thereafter shunning the outside world.
                                                                                       their former monarch. The undead legacies of Orlak war amongst
         The remnants of the Northern Raumathari Legions retreat to the                themselves for nearly a year before a new Night King is chosen to
         Many-Windowed Tower, using it as a stronghold against the                     rule Westgate's underworld. From this day forward, theArgraal of
         horrors razing the countryside. The commander of the Legions,                 Orlak and theFangs of the Night King are held by the preeminent
         Berosius Greathelm, crowns himself "Emperor of Raumathar," an                 vampire "descended" from the original Night King. Any vampire
         empty title. [V/M]                                                            that slays the Night King assumes the bloody chalice, the dagger
                                                                                       hilt with twin poniard blades, and the title in turn. On those rare
         The Nar commander Araumyn "Blood-of-Battle" leads a heroic
                                                                                       occasions when the Night King is not slain by a rival vampire, all
         rearguard defense against the relentless hordes at Tarntown
                                                                                       of Orlak's existing "descendants" war amongst themselves for the
         (present-day: Delthuntle), buying many refugees time to escape
                                                                                       title until a single candidate reigns supreme (a feat most
         across the Wizard's Reach to Cimbar, but his stand is ultimately
                                                                                       commonly achieved by killing all potential rivals and then creating
         futile as the horrors make their endless advance.
                                                                                       a new group of servitor vampires).
         TheFirestar is lost with Araumyn, and presumed to have been
                                                                              -136 / Year of the Ruling Spectre
         carried off into the Wastes by the demons.
                                                                              -135 / Year of Old Beginnings
         Laothkund is once again laid waste, and the refugee-laden ships
         in its harbor are destroyed by the rampaging demon-lord Maram                 The Raumathari city of Kensten is rebuilt by Mulhorand. Official
         of the Great Spear.                                                           founding of the modern city of Bezantur.
         (circa) The great conflagration. Narfell and Raumathar are                    Other cities are soon built on the coastal areas of the Wizard's
         destroyed in one final battle. Monsters and minor powers                      Reach as Mulhorand and Unther once again expand northward.
         summoned in the last battle invade the South after the battle
                                                                                       The Shaking Plague strikes several cities in Calimshan.
                                                                                       [Old Empires] The city of Kensten is rebuilt by Mulhorand.
-149 / Year of Adamantite Ore
                                                                                       (Official modern founding of Bezantur).
         [Old Empires] Construction is finished on the fortress of
                                                                                       Other cities are soon built on the coastal areas of the Wizard's
         Greatwall, built across a strategic pass in the Akanapeaks in
                                                                                       Reach as Mulhorand and Unther once again expand northward.
         response to increasing orcish attacks on merchant caravans.
                                                                                       The natural harbor where Tarntown once stood is quickly claimed
         Plague begins to spread throughout the Old Empires, brought by
                                                                                       by enterprising Cimbari merchants and explorers vying to exploit
         fleeing Nar and Raumatharan refugees. These plagues,
                                                                                       the natural riches of the great northern forests. A ramshackle
         apparently magical in nature, persist for the better part of the
                                                                                       collection of warehouses, livestock paddocks, merchant offices
         next decade, when they vanish as suddenly as they appeared.
                                                                                       and everchanging market stalls soon arise around a number of
-148 / Year of the Black Marble                                                        winding dirt trails leading northwards.
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-134 / Year of the Scorpion                                                      -111 / Year of Terrible Anger
         [Old Empires] The ruins of Laothkund are re-built by Mordulkin          -110 / Year of Shadowed Glances
         interests seeking access to the natural riches of the northern
                                                                                          Akkabar el Shoon is born in Myratma.
         lands. The ramshackle town that soon arises, called Ulbrastar's
         Hold after the largest of the settling Mordulkin clans, quickly                  Ualair the Silent is born.
         comes under the thumb of the Untheric government. The heavy
                                                                                 -109 / Year of Pixies Playing Foul
         taxes and trade tariffs of the Untheri serve to stifle trade, and
         many settlers move west to the looser town of Delthuntle, leaving       -108 / Year of Wands
         the port little more than a sleepy fishing village.
                                                                                          Start of the Seventh Serôs War. The morkoth theocracy of the
-133 / Year of Silent Screams                                                             Deep One attack Es'rath and Hmurrath on two fronts. They free
                                                                                          theEmerald Eye of Kyron, using it with astonishing effectiveness.
         Great sea-storms erupt along the Sword Coast this spring. On
         Midsummer's Night, a great wave engulfs the city of Velen, killing      -107 / Year of Tapestries
         half its' population.
                                                                                 -106 / Year of the Valorous Kobolds
-132 / Year of Dragons Diving
                                                                                          House Tanor'Thal       creates   the   waterfall   in   the   Shaft   of
         [Old Empires] Fearing the expanding reach of Mulhorand and                       Undermountain.
         Unther, the warring factions of Thesk meet at the Council of
                                                                                          End of the Seventh Serôs War. The war ends with the surprising
         Milvarune. They elect the ex-Mulhorandi mercinary general
                                                                                          appearance of long-hidden triton forces from the deeper trenches
         Thetheri as King of Thesk.
                                                                                          of the sea. Breaking the back of the morkoth Theocracy and
-131 / Year of Favor                                                                      sending the morkoth fleeing back into the depths, the tritons help
                                                                                          maintain the balance among the shalarin and the morkoth on the
-130 / Year of Fleeting Pleasures
                                                                                          floor of Serôs.
         [Old Empires] The realm of Baerthalane arises in the Shining
                                                                                 -105 / Year of the Bloody Goad
         Plains, founded by Turami driven out of Unther and Chessenta.
         Its capital is the now-vanished city of Baerdoum.                                Drow of House Tanor'Thal uncover a lost temple to Lolth in
-129 / Year of Gleaming Shards
                                                                                 -104 / Year of the Star Stallion
-128 / Year of Hallowed Hills
                                                                                          TheEmerald Eye of Kyron, after some study, is secretly sealed
-127 / Year of Shackles
                                                                                          within the black coral walls of Vynagyr, under the Inner Sea.
-126 / Year of Rainbows Weeping
                                                                                 -103 / Year of the Taint
         [Old Empires] The Dragonburning. The ancient red wyrm
                                                                                 -102 / Year of the Spiked Gauntlet
         Zarathusintra, mightiest of the reds in the Old Empires, is driven
         mad by the Dragonrage and ravages Murghom and eastern                   -101 / Year of the Flame Noose
         Mulhorand, turning much of the once-fertile area into the
                                                                                 -100 to 714 - After the Dawn Cataclysm
         wasteland that it still is today. The trading-center of Lahun
         (modern: Mulharahold) is razed, and fires rage unchecked across                  (circa) [Planes] The Dawn Cataclysm
         the land as all available men are marshalled to fight the dragon.
                                                                                          Tyche splits into Tymora and Beshaba
         Zarathusintra is finally laid low in a titanic battle with Antaeamun,
                                                                                          Murdane (lesser goddess of reason and pragmatism) is destroyed
         an avatar of Anhur. The battle rages across the Fields of Ganath
         for a night and a day, and the roars of the mighty wyrm could be                 [Planes] Beshaba establishes her divine realm on the Barrens of
         heard as far away as Sultim.                                                     Doom and Despair
-125 / Year of Banished Wisdom                                                   -100 / Year of the Black Unicorn
-124 / Year of Lessons Learned                                                            (circa) [Netheril] Fall of Delzoun to encroaching phaerimm and
                                                                                          other dangers; surface Citadels survive.
-123 / Year of Rich Rewards
                                                                                 -99 / Year of Silver Sharks
-122 / Year of Unleashed Sorrow
                                                                                          Court Vizera Zahyra Bardson-Ithal of Tethyr dies. Her successor
-121 / Year of Ample Rewards
                                                                                          to Court Vizera is Princess Rhynda.
         [Old Empires] The dragon-killer Antaeamun travels north into
                                                                                 -98 / Year of Hearts Pledged
         the Endless Wastes, in an attempt to pacify the region and claim
         it for Mulhorand. He disappears soon thereafter, but first founds                Garynor (-159 to -75), 1st son of Nishan, King of Tethyr.
         the town of Antaeopolis (later known as Almorel, an important
                                                                                 -97 / Year of Amulets
         stop on the Golden Road to Kara-Tur) atop the ruins of an earlier
         Raumathari city.                                                                 Lady Symrustar Auglamyr is born.
-120 / Year of Confusion                                                         -96 / Year of Eyes Afire
-119 / Year of Close Scrutiny                                                    -95 / Year of Wan Shadows
-118 / Year of Elven Delights                                                    -94 / Year of Many Bats
         Nishan (-179 to -98), 2nd son of Silvam, King of Tethyr.                         The 16-year old Akkabar el Shoon arrives in Tethyr and becomes
                                                                                          a pupil of the Vizera Princess Rhynda on his reputation as a
-117 / Year of Endless Bounty
                                                                                          prodigy in Art.
-116 / Year of Lost Messengers
                                                                                 -93 / Year of Forgotten Smiles
-115 / Year of Strident Bards
                                                                                 -92 / Year of Honor Broken
-114 / Year of Making Merry
                                                                                 -91 / Year of Old Crowns
-113 / Year of Ill Tidings
                                                                                          Ithmong is besieged for a month by a combined force of goblins
-112 / Year of Tortured Dreams                                                            and ogres.
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         A temple of Labelas Enoreth is founded in Semberholme.                          own son, the future King Nishan II to ensure the stability of both
                                                                                         realms despite objecting nobles on both sides.
         The Moonshadows are established as a frontier scouting/fighting
         force by the army of Cormanthyr.                                                The realm of Teshar is founded in the cleared lands between
                                                                                         Rystall Wood and Cormanthor.
         King Gen dies in his sleep, leaving the throne of Westgate to his
         eldest child and only son. The reign of King Lemere I, known as        -74 / Year of Splendor
         the Merchant King for his unceasing efforts to promote trade, is
                                                                                         Marsember is founded for the first time, and Westgate cedes its
         notable for the rapid increase in commercial activity between
                                                                                         status as the northernmost port in the western Inner Sea region.
         Westgate and southern realms such as Tethyr and Calimshan.
                                                                                         Trade across the Neck and into the Lake of Dragons begins to
-90 / Year of the Moonlit Mare                                                           slowly increase.
-89 / Year of Battered Blades                                                            Late in the year, King Lemere I of Westgate dies of a wasting
                                                                                         disease carried into the city by trade emissaries from the newly
-88 / Year of Hostile Hails
                                                                                         founded port of Marsember. The throne of Westgate passes to his
         Akkabar el Shoon leaves the tutelage of Princess Rhynda of                      only child, Crown Prince Lemere II. Within a year, the newly
         Tethyr and begins his movement among Calishite society and                      crowned monarch concludes a whirlwind courtship of Lady
         business, selling his powerful magical abilities to the highest                 Lharida of Tethyr, the eldest child of Rhynnel Ithal, the head of
         bidders. Within four months, Akkabar is a near-permanent fixture                Clan Ithal.
         within Calimport society and his political savvy is only outmatched
                                                                                -73 / Year of Swift Courtships
         by his magic.
                                                                                -72 / Year of Enchanted Hearts
-87 / Year of Dashed Dreams
                                                                                -71 / Year of Lurking Shadows
         Tarkhadale, an early northern Dale allied with Asram and
         Hlondath, falls to an orc horde.                                       -70 / Year of Burnished Bronze
         [Old Empires] Semphar rebels against the Kao Overlords and             -69 / Year of No Regrets
         establishes its' independence. The leader of the rebellion,
                                                                                         The Third Shalarin Passing. For once, the shalarin arrive to a
         Rauthok I, becomes Caliph.
                                                                                         peaceful Serôs, and quickly establish two more shalarin kingdoms
-86 / Year of Goodfields                                                                 within thirty years: Es'daan and Es'purr.
         By this time, a large enclave of pirates dominates the seacoasts of             Founding of the Timesong Calendar in the lands of Serôs.
         Tethyr, operating out of the ruins of Velen and the northwestern
                                                                                -68 / Year of Discordant Destinies
         part of the peninsula.
                                                                                         TheDawnmaid, the newly built flagship of the Westgate royal
         In response to the pirate threat, Tethyr re-occupies the fortress of
                                                                                         navy, is scuttled in the harbor by merrow from the aquatic
                                                                                         kingdom of Khuur. King Lemere II and much of his court either
         The moon elves of clan Tsornyl establish the settlement of                      drown or fall prey to the sea ogres' talons, as the attack is
         Tsornyl.                                                                        launched during royal ball held aboard the ship to commemorate
                                                                                         its christening.
-85 / Year of Smoke and Lightning
                                                                                         The crown of Westgate passes to the only son of King Lemere II,
-84 / Year of Sloth
                                                                                         the four-year-old Crown Prince Ryndarth. The Boy King survives
-83 / Year of Bitter Fruit                                                               the tumultuous early years of his reign thanks to the wise regency
                                                                                         of his mother, Queen Regent Lharida Ithal-Soleilon.
         By this time, waves and storms have washed away the seacoast
         around Ithalyr (the Tethyrian Royal Palace), turning it into an        -67 / Year of Festivals
         island accessible only by stone bridges.
                                                                                -66 / Year of Hunger
-82 / Year of Witches
                                                                                -65 / Year of Monstrous Appetites
-81 / Year of Untaken Paths
                                                                                -64 / Year of Gleaming Frost
-80 / Year of Tempered Blades
                                                                                         Nishan II (-79 to -6), 2nd grandnephew of Garynor, King of
-79 / Year of Scarce Steel                                                               Tethyr.
-78 / Year of the Gleaming                                                               The elven realm of Rystall Wood falls in its Twelfth Rysar to
                                                                                         giants and orcs. The survivors either remain in Yrlaancel or
         Akkabar el Shoon marries the fifth daughter of the Syl-Pasha of
                                                                                         migrate to Cormanthyr.
         Calimshan on Midsummer. As a wedding gift, Akkabar becomes
         the Syl-Vizar (and ruler) of Memnon.                                   -63 / Year of Quicksilver
-77 / Year of Flaming Stones                                                    -62 / Year of Strong Winds
         By Midwinter, the deaths of nearly all members of the royal family     -61 / Year of Thwarted Gambits
         of Calimshan places Akkabar el Shoon on the Caleph's Throne, as
                                                                                -60 / Year of Vain Questing
         he had planned.
                                                                                -59 / Year of Whims
-76 / Year of Lasting Scars
                                                                                -58 / Year of the Smiling Prophet
-75 / Year of Leather Shields (NOTE: Lands of Intrigue gives the
name of this year as Year of the Fallen Guards)                                 -57 / Year of False Sentiments
         Chapter 4 of "Cormyr: A Novel"                                         -56 / Year of Neglected Tasks
         The nation of Rashemen is officially founded.                          -55 / Year of Traitorous Thoughts
         King Garynor Ithal of Tethyr dies suddenly.                                     Queen Regent Lharida of Westgate consumes a virulent poison
                                                                                         concealed within her supper during a state dinner with
         Rhynda (-159 to -45), twin sister of Garynor, becomes Regent
                                                                                         representatives from Tethyr's royal court and dies immediately.
         Princess of Tethyr. She arranges a marriage between the
                                                                                         Her only son, King Ryndarth I, takes up the mantle of leadership.
         daughter of Syl-Pasha Akkabar el Shoon of Calimshan and her
                                                                                         Much of the Boy King's reign is consumed with his fruitless hunt
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         for his mother's killer or killers. Diplomatic relations with Tethyr      -33 / Year of the Harpist's Delight (NOTE: Cormanthyr: Empire of
         collapse during his reign, although mercantile activity between           Elves gives the name of this year as the Year of Slowing Sands)
         the two realms continues to flourish.
                                                                                            [Netheril] Talona fights the goddess Kipyutto and kills her.
-54 / Year of Tomes                                                                         During the conflict, each goddess unleashes a series of virulent
                                                                                            plagues upon Asram, hoping to draw power from the peoples'
         The pirates of Velen establish themselves in the isles of the
                                                                                            Asram falls victim to the plagues, from which there are no
         The gold elf clan of Aluianti, tired of political strife in Cormanthor,
         settle in the village of Aluianti.
                                                                                   -32 / Year of the Grinning Skull
-53 / Year of Happy Children
                                                                                   -31 / Year of the Crimson Embrace
-52 / Year of the Choking Spores
                                                                                   -30 / Year of the Dying Fear
         The Flower Plague spreads through several of Calimshan's cities.
                                                                                            (circa) Ochir Naal, the Prophet of Tiamat, is killed.
-51 / Year of the Cluttered Desk
                                                                                   -29 / Year of the Corpulent Mount
-50 / Year of the Phandar
                                                                                            Starmantle is founded, beginning a mercantile rivalry with
-49 / Year of the Irreverent Jest
                                                                                            Westgate that lasts for centuries. Despite the efforts of the rulers
-48 / Year of the Emblazoned Dirk                                                           of both cities to crush their trade adversaries, the ensuing
                                                                                            competition actually makes both ports wealthier by increasing the
-47 / Year of the Angry Centaur
                                                                                            overall volume of trade passing through the Dragon Coast region.
-46 / Year of Pranks and Mischief
                                                                                   -28 / Year of the Laconic Prince
         Birth of Endeir "The Falcon" Falconhand, a retainer of the
                                                                                   -27 / Year of the Masquerade
         Rayburton family and ancestor of Florin Falconhand (-46 to
         44DR).                                                                             King Ryndarth I of Westgate dies suddenly, as his heart stops one
                                                                                            night while he is asleep. His eldest son, Crown Prince Ryndarth II,
-45 / Year of the Raging Brook
                                                                                            is apparently crowned king and rules Westgate unchallenged for
         [Old Empires] Mulhorand attacks Rashemen through the Gorge                         nearly a year. Before the year ends, however, an army of Mulan
         of Gauros, and is repulsed.                                                        mercenaries, led by Great Lord Ashtukzu of Unther, deposes King
                                                                                            Ryndarth II. The Untheric noble reveals that his predecessor was
-44 / Year of Giant's Rage
                                                                                            actually a doppleganger who had secretly slain both King
         King Nishan II of Tethyr launches a major attack against the                       Ryndarth I and the Crown Prince and then assumed the identity
         pirates of the Nelanther. The pirates are defeated at the Channel                  of the latter. Best known for initiating the tradition of Masquerade
         Battle.                                                                            Balls in Westgate, the doppleganger monarch is known
                                                                                            posthumously as the Masque King.
         The first Black Alaric, founder of the Nelanther pirates, dies in
         battle.                                                                            As monarch, King Ashtukzu I ignores Gilgeam's orders to make
                                                                                            Westgate a vassal state swearing fealty to Unther's god-king,
-43 / Year of the Open Sphere
                                                                                            choosing instead to preserve the city-state's traditional
-42 / Year of the Shattered Goblet                                                          independence. Despite Ashtukzu's rebellion against Gilgeam's
                                                                                            planned westward extension of Unther's influence, the first king
-41 / Year of the Sphinx's Riddles
                                                                                            of the Mulan dynasty is instrumental in improving Westgate's
         [Old Empires] Battle of Greatwall: A massive orcish horde                          trading ties with ports on the eastern Inner Sea.
         storms the mountain fortress of Greatwall, beseiging it and
                                                                                   -26 / Year of the Five Mountains
         storming the walls. The defenders hold out for over five months,
         but finally succumb as Untheri reinforcements are unable to reach         -25 / Year of Lost Librams
         the high mountain pass.
                                                                                            Expansionist policies grip Tethyr's eastern clans.
         With Greatwall gone, the orcs maraud through the Akanapeaks,
                                                                                   -24 / Year of the Drenched Robe
         bringing a halt to merchant traffic.
                                                                                   -23 / Year of the Commander's Tent
-40 / Year of the Forge's Eldritch Sparks
                                                                                            [Old Empires] Clans Rivarrow, Ithal, and Bardson unite to clear
-39 / Year of the Fraudulent Truth
                                                                                            the eastern end of Tethyr of ogres.They divide the newly- gained
-38 / Year of the Insidious Smile                                                           territory between them.
-37 / Year of Patriots                                                                      Waves of ogres, driven out of eastern Tethyr, assault the realm of
                                                                                            Baerthalane in the summer and winter of this year. Tensions rise
         The first recorded settlement of Alaghon.
                                                                                            between the two realms as the humanoids rampage through the
         Clan Karlag of Tethyr makes peace with the elves after 50 years                    countryside.
         of skirmishes, feuds, and royal disfavor.
                                                                                   -22 / Year of the Broached Gates
         [Old Empires] Alaghon is founded by several enterprising
                                                                                   -21 / Year of Sorrow and Pain
         Cimbari merchant clans as a trading port free of Untheri
         interference and taxes. Asglaur Rendaeyos is elected as first                      Braerindra becomes the Watchnorn of Castle Cormanthor.
         Overmaster of the port after several potential rivals die suddenly
                                                                                   -20 / Year of Peace
         under mysterious circumstances. [D/M]
                                                                                   -19 / Year of Mazes
-36 / Year of the Abyssal Choir
                                                                                   -18 / Year of Honor's Price
         [Old Empires] Sanctus is sacked and burnt by the orcs of the
         Akanapeaks. The orcish leader, Rukhlaur "Great-Tusks," claims             -17 / Year of Eldath's Heart
         theHunting Horn of the Mavran Maidens as his booty.
                                                                                   -16 / Year of the Poisoned Pens
-35 / Year of the Biting Shards
                                                                                            The Plague of Scholars strikes cities across southern Faerûn, as
-34 / Year of the Maedar                                                                    far north as Baldur's Gate; lethargy and and heavy sleep leads to
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         coma and death, as some unknown agency poisons vast amounts                    of the Shoon Imperium with Akkabar's rule over both Calimshan
         of ink and quills used by scribes, scholars, and business folk.                and Tethyr.
-15 / Year of the Embrace                                                      -1 / Year of Shattered Relics
-14 / Year of the Cloaker                                                               Zazessovertan's garrison is withdrawn by King Amahl II of Tethyr,
                                                                                        leaving it abandoned.
-13 / Year of the Bard's Challenge
                                                                                        The ruins of Ithmong's walls and buildings are moved south piece
-12 / Year of Laughing Lovers
                                                                                        by piece to build a new capital at Shoonach. Former Clan Ithal
         [Old Empires] The Fell Winter: unnatural winter storms reach                   supporters are enslaved and made to haul stone ten miles south
         down into the Alambar region; wolves, humanoids, and monsters                  to the new city for the next ten years.
         descend from the mountains and attack outlying towns and
                                                                                        Akkabar the Younger, eldest grandson of the syl-pasha of
                                                                                        Calimshan, dies in a tavern brawl in Memnon that is later revealed
         Seeking food and equipment, the orcs of the Akanapeaks drive                   to be a revenge assassination by vengeful Tethyrian clansmen. As
         into the Chessentan Territories. They avoid the legions encamped               the father of King Amahl II of Tethyr and the proclaimed heir of
         in Sanctus and ransack the settlements of the Akanul. Their                    Syl-Pasha Shoon, his death brings much suffering to Tethyr.
         depredations grow so bad the Unthlord is forced to send the
                                                                               0 / Year of the Rising Flame
         legions into the foothills to root the humanoids out; this bitter
         winter campaign sees the Untheri suffer heavy casualty and                     The treants of Semberholme complete their migration to the
         desertion rates.                                                               south of Lake Sember.
-11 / Year of Frightening Turmoil                                              1 / Year of Sunrise
-10 / Year of Burning Glades                                                            The Standing Stone is raised by the elves of Cormanthyr and the
                                                                                        Dalesmen, starting the Dalereckoning Calender.
-9 / Year of Fell Traitors
                                                                                        Empire of Shoon (Iltkazar) in Calimshan.
         Clan Fyrson of Tethyr goes outlaw and joins the pirates of the
         Nelanther.                                                            2 / Year of the Smiling Hag
         The Circle of Flames, a wizard's cabal, forms in the city of          3 / Year of the Faded Flower
         Cormanthor. The group consists mainly of retired or current
                                                                                        Rise of the sahuagin empire of Aleaxtis. The sea devils emerge
         Akh'Faer wizards and their apprentices.
                                                                                        from a century of war with the merrow of the Alamber to claim
-8 / Year of Wraths                                                                     more than half of that sea as their own.
         Great Lord Thunn, nephew of King Ashtukzu I, arrives in               4 / Year of the Slaked Blade
         Westgate from Unther on a trade mission from Unthalass. Within
                                                                                        Ashtukzu II, son of King Ashtukzu I and a Turami noblewoman,
         a tenday of his arrival, Thunn's uncle dies suddenly, several hours
                                                                                        besieges Westgate with a force of mercenaries from Alaghôn. The
         after naming Thunn as his heir to the throne. King Thunn's reign
                                                                                        inhabitants of Westgate rise up in open rebellion, and King Thunn
         is marked by incessant civil strife as Westgate's populace fiercely
                                                                                        is drowned in the small river that drains into Westgate's harbor
         resists the usurper king's efforts to impose the authority of
                                                                                        and forever after bears his name.
         Gilgeam on this distant port city.
                                                                                        [Netheril] Ioulaum is reportedly slain in a spellbattle with a cabal
-7 / Year of Open Eyes
                                                                                        of alhoon (illithiliches).
-6 / Year of Scarlet Scourges
                                                                               5 / Year of the Clutched Emerald
         During Tethyrian King Nishal II's birthday celebrations, Ithalyr
                                                                                        The syl-pasha establishesgates between various sites in Calimport
         falls under seige by pirates and the outlawed Clan Fyrson. More
                                                                                        and his new imperial capital rising at Shoonach.
         than two-thirds of the pirate fleet is sunk, but Ithalyr burns and
         most of the nobility is slain. Syl-Pasha Shoon of Calimshan           6 / Year of Firestars
         secretly arranged the coup, but his attempts to link the murders
                                                                                        Chapter 6 of "Cormyr: A Novel"
         to the rising mercantile power of the Rundeen fails.
                                                                                        Ondeth Obarskyr and his family settle in the forest of Cormyr.
         End of the Ithal Dynasty in Tethyr and beginning of the Shoon
         Dynasty (the Shoon Traitorum).                                        7 / Year of the Vampires' Sun
-5 / Year of Feuds                                                             8 / Year of Spellspheres
         Amahl I (-60 to -2), Calishite brother of the late Queen Arhymeria    9 / Year of the Falling Wall
         Ithal, becomes King of Tethyr. He establishes a new court and
                                                                               10 / Year of Dreams
         palace within the walls of Fort Karlag, which is soon given its
         original name of Zazesspur.                                                    [Netheril] The Netheril region is renamed Anauroch after the
                                                                                        greatest of its' two survivor states.
-4 / Year of Pacts
                                                                                        (circa) The city of Suzail is founded.
-3 / Year of Ruins
                                                                               11 / Year of the Mellifluent Sphinx
         King Amahl I of Tethyr dies from poisoning at a banquet.
                                                                               12 / Year of Wistful Looks
         Amahl II (-37 to 15), nephew of Amahl I, King of Tethyr. Amahl II
         immediately sets about scourging the Ithal lands, as Clan Ithal is             Rise of the Triton Protectorate of Vuuvax beneath the waters of
         dangerous to the new regime for its' once-close blood ties to the              the Inner Sea.
         fallen Ithal Dynasty.
                                                                               13 / Year of the Sweet Songs
-2 / Year of Gruesome Streams
                                                                               14 / Year of the Unknown Beloved
         After 18 months of war, Ithmong is sacked and burnt by Shoon
                                                                               15 / Year of Glittering Glory
         forces. Nearly all of Clan Ithal is killed as traitors.
                                                                                        Amahl III (-14 to 50), son of Amahl II, becomes Emperor of the
         King Amahl II of Tethyr swears fealty to Syl-Pasha Shoon of
                                                                                        Shoon Empire.
         Calimshan at Greengrass upon his victory, marking the true start

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         The syl-pasha of Calimshan moves his court and much of the           36 / Year of Consuming Ice
         empire's power to Shoonach. As Calimport remains the primary
                                                                              37 / Year of Dark Venom
         port for his empire even though it is no longer the capital, Syl-
         Pasha Akkabar Shoon establishes a tightly controlled puppet                   King Ashtukzu II of Westgate is slain by assassins, although their
         dynasty on the Caleph's Throne.                                               employer is never discovered. The royal line of succession is
                                                                                       thrown into dispute as the stepson and illegitimate half- brother
16 / Year of Distant Thunder
                                                                                       of Ashtukzu II battle for the crown of Westgate. After three
         Chapter 8 of "Cormyr: A Novel"                                                months of civil war, both men are slain on the very same night,
                                                                                       mere hours after the arrival of a trade envoy from Unther, Great
17 / Year of Crashing Glee
                                                                                       Lord Hurnmul. Fearing that Hurnmul seeks once again to impose
18 / Year of the Lasting Wonders                                                       Gilgeam's will on the city, Westgate's senior nobles blame
                                                                                       Gilgeam's agents for the king's assassination and for fomenting
19 / Year of the Blessed Beast
                                                                                       the chaos that ensued. After a week of battles in the streets
20 / Year of the Fallen Fury                                                           between the trade envoy's "bodyguards" and the nobles' private
                                                                                       militias, Great Lord Hurnmul and his troops are driven from the
         The human Calendar of Harptos adopts the elven holiday
                                                                                       city. Within the hour, the late king's seneschal, Kergaard
         ofCinnaelos 'Cor ("The Day of Corellon's Peace") and renames it
                                                                                       Twinblade is crowned as king of Westgate. King Kergaard is
         Shieldmeet, celebrating it every four years since.
                                                                                       universally acknowledged as a weak king, wholly beholden to the
         Iljak grows into a major trade city. Few villages remain outside a            nobility. His reign marks the beginning of a period of decline for
         50-mile radius of the expanding city.                                         Westgate as royal authority slowly unravels.
21 / Year of Lamenting                                                                 [Old Empires] The Drakelight, an 800ft-high lighthouse, begins
                                                                                       construction on Watcher's Cape.
22 / Year of the Empty Fist
                                                                              38 / Year of Verdant Pain
23 / Year of Falling Arrows
                                                                              39 / Year of Proud Flame
         [Old Empires] Battle of Orcdrift: Several elite Untheri legions
         ambush the two main orc clans high in the Akanapeak mountains;       40 / Year of the Gaunt Wolf
         after the slaughter ends, the Untheris regain control of the high
                                                                              41 / Year of the Branded Lady
         passes, re-opening them to merchant traffic for the first time in
         over sixty years.                                                    42 / Year of the Charging Calvalry
         Sanctus is soon rebuilt and becomes a trade-stop and waystation      43 / Year of Frostbrands
         for merchants once again.
                                                                              44 / Year of the Vow Manifest
24 / Year of the Evasive Hare
                                                                                       The Night of Ringing Shields celebrates the creation of the
25 / Year of Many Runes                                                                threeDemonbane Shields by Anachtyr's clergy in the Alimir
         Church of Deneir founded.
                                                                              45 / Year of the Torpid Arms
26 / Year of Opening Doors
                                                                              46 / Year of the Hidden Fortress
         Chapter 10 of "Cormyr: A Novel"
                                                                              47 / Year of the Crystal Orb
         The human realm of Cormyr is founded by Obarskyr family; the
         Elder Kings begin their reign. 1 CR (Cormyrean Reckoning).           48 / Year of the Bloodied Pikes
         Faerlthann (? to 55), 1st King of Cormyr.                            49 / Year of the Deadly Joust
27 / Year of Shadowed Blades                                                  50 / Year of the Barbed Wind
         The syl-pasha of Calimshan dies under mysterious circumstances                Almost no growing season, many ice storms, and great loss of
         while enchanting magical items in his chambers deep beneath the               life.
         Imperial Mount of Shoonach. King Amahl III succeeds his great-
                                                                                       Qysar Amahl Shoon III dies and is succeeded by Qysar Shoon I.
         great-grandfather as ruler of Calimshan and Tethyr. After
         establishing another puppet regime on Tethyr's throne, Amahl III              (circa) The Vilhon Reach grows. By this time, Hlondeth
         crowns himself Qysar ("emperor") Amahl Shoon III of the Shoon                 establishes itself as both a port city and a major landmark along
         Imperium.                                                                     the Tunway. The cities of Mussum, Samra, and Arrabar spring up
                                                                                       along the southeastern shores of the Vilhon. Daroush, Torl, and
         Rahman (4 to 63), son-in-law of Emperor Amahl III, becomes
                                                                                       Asple are established on the northwestern shore.
         King of Tethyr.
                                                                                       (circa) [Old Empires] Cimbaran merchants begin warring
         Start of the Sixth Age of Calimshan, also known as the Age of
                                                                                       amongst themselves for control of the lucrative Vilhon Reach
                                                                                       markets. The Philochos and the Ardalos families wipe each other
28 / Year of the Barren Fields                                                         out before the Unthlord sends in the garrison to quell the fighting.
29 / Year of the Carved Cliffs                                                51 / Year of the Red Pearls
30 / Year of the Crushed Monument                                             52 / Year of the Thundering Horde
31 / Year of the Garrulous Gargoyle                                                    The first permanent farms are established in the Waterdeep area
                                                                                       by locally settling tribes.
32 / Year of Errant Arrows
                                                                              53 / Year of the Desert Kingdoms
33 / Year of Slowing Sands
                                                                                       Sundryl Aeravansel leaves the city of Cormanthor and never
34 / Year of Purloined Power
                                                                                       returns. The reason for this is some grudge that Sundryl held with
         The Melairkyn clan of Undermountain is decimated by a drow                    the Coronal and Sundryl's attachment to the eastern woods.
         onslaught; dwarven rulership ends with death of King Melair IV
                                                                              54 / Year of the Forlorn Prince
         (buried in the Lost Level).
                                                                              55 / Year of the Caustic Blood
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56 / Year of the Laughing Nightmare                                                     Moander the Darkbringer hurls his forces and the "creeping evil"
                                                                                        against the elven city of Tsornyl, blighting much of the
57 / Year of Lamplit Nights
                                                                                        surrounding woods. The magic of Moander twists all life, both
58 / Year of the Dazzling Dolphins                                                      follower and victim alike, into corrupt monsters, including
                                                                                        deepspawn and shambling mounds. While the evil could not be
59 / Year of the Tangled Threads
                                                                                        destroyed, High Magic severed the creeping evil from Moander
60 / Year of the Pirate's Lost Eye                                                      and imprisoned the corruption at Tsornyl (soon to be called the
                                                                                        Darkwatch). This weakened the Darkbringer's presence in Toril,
61 / Year of the Branded Mage
                                                                                        though it cost the lives of thirty-two elves, including two High
         Qysar Shoon I decrees the establishment of the Wizard's                        Mages, to sever and bind the power.
         Consortiums of all the cities of his realm, to which attendance is
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Sivalalur, backed only by the legions of Port
         mandatory for all wizards. Those who resist are slain, and soon
                                                                                        Kalthen, invades the south. His army is soundly defeated at the
         Shoon I knows of nearly every mage within his domain, which
                                                                                        Battle of Shining Spears, and Sivalalur is killed.
         allows him better control over such forces.
                                                                               76 / Year of Windsong
62 / Year of the Lonely Daughters
                                                                               77 / Year of the Quivering Mountains
63 / Year of the Winsome Trio
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Intending to recover control of northern Thesk,
         Leodom I (35 to 97), 5th son of Rahman, King of Tethyr.
                                                                                        Untheri legions under the command of the bloodthirsty Sarduk
64 / Year of the Boisterous Orc                                                         the Impaler sack and raze the northern city of Aldagmor. The
                                                                                        massacre backfires on the Untheris, causing the squabbling
65 / Year of the Foaming Wave
                                                                                        Theskan cities to unite. Feljoun, a barbarian warrior from the
66 / Year of the Spellbound Heir                                                        east, is proclaimed King by the legions of the united cities.
67 / Year of the Redolent Innkeeper                                                     (circa) By this time, the dwarves are exterminated from all but
                                                                                        three levels of Undermountain.
68 / Year of the Echoing Chasm
                                                                               78 / Year of the Closing Darkness
         Saeval Ammath is born into House Ammath, and numerous
         portents indicate he will become the Archmage of the House later               [Old Empires] Manipulated by priests of Gilgeam, King Doladane
         in life.                                                                       II of Thesk declares Feljoun and his officers outlaws, and masses
                                                                                        for war with the north.
         Drow raiding Mount Melairbode establish the prison adjoining the
         Lost Level of Undermountain.                                          79 / Year of the Whispering Woods
69 / Year of the Lit Pathway                                                   80 / Year of the Mordant Blight
70 / Year of the Mournful Dance                                                         [Old Empires] With a ragtag army of Theskans and mercinaries,
                                                                                        Feljoun attacks southern Thesk and occupies Milvarune itself,
71 / Year of the Entwined Sculpture
                                                                                        capturing and killing King Doladane II. The Untheri legions retreat
         [Old Empires] Long decades of attacks on Thesk from the north                  east, to Nethentir.
         and east by bandits and humanoids lead King Doladane II to ask
                                                                               81 / Year of the Vampiric Touch
         Unther for help. Untheri legions destroy many of the marauders,
         but garrison Milvarune and Thassalra, turning Doladane into a         82 / Year of the Preordained Youth
         virtual prisoner.
                                                                               83 / Year of the Satyr's Adulation
72 / Year of the Climber's Rest
                                                                               84 / Year of the Monotonous Speech
73 / Year of Wise Council
                                                                                        [Old Empires] The Untheri general, Sarduk the Impaler, now
74 / Year of the Fearful Mercinary                                                      titular ruler of Untheric Thesk, defeats and beheads King Feljoun.
                                                                                        Sarduk becomes King, paying lip service to Unther, but running
         [Old Empires] Sivalalur, son of King Doladane II of Thesk,
                                                                                        Thesk like his own personal kingdom.
         escapes the Untheri garrison and flees to the lawless northern
         border. He takes control of the city of Port Kalthen (Culmaster),     85 / Year of the Orb Obsidious
         and proclaims himself the rightful ruler of Thesk. The cities of
                                                                               86 / Year of the Eyeless Wraith
         Phent, Inkra, and Aldagmor refuse to recognize his claim over
         them, each preferring to remain independant.                          87 / Year of the Hoar Frost
75 / Year of Clinging Death                                                             Braerindra dies, becoming a baelnorn to protect Castle
                                                                                        Cormanthor. She is known henceforth as the Watchnorn of Castle
         Plague racks the civilized Realms (Empires of the Sands, Vilhon).
         More than 50% of the total population of the Vilhon is killed in as
         little as 10 years.                                                   88 / Year of the Flood
         More than half of Westgate's inhabitants fall victim to the deadly    89 / Year of the Faithful Oracle
         plague spread by sailors from the Vilhon Reach, including King
                                                                               90 / Year of the Moor Birds
         Kergaard, who dies without an heir. Hygaarth Croam, an itinerant
         priest of Ilmater, is instrumental in organizing the city's           91 / Year of the Scabbard Peace
         priesthoods to combat the epidemic. By the first frost, the plague
                                                                               92 / Year of the Vanished Tattoo
         has run its course and Westgate's surviving populace demands
         that the humble Hygaarth assume the mantle of kingship, thus          93 / Year of the Quiet Valley
         establishing the Croam dynasty. Seeing the duties of rulership as
                                                                               94 / Year of the Multitudes
         another trial to be borne in the name of the god of suffering,
         Hygaarth rules ably for two decades until his death in the Year of    95 / Year of the Reluctant Hero
         the Mournful Harp.
                                                                               96 / Year of the Mournful Harp
         Qysar Shoon I of the Shoon Imperium dies and is succeeded by
                                                                               97 / Year of Flickering Nyths
         his third son, Qysar Shoon II.
                                                                                        Hazam (64 to 113), 3rd son (adoptive; wife's son) of Leodom I,
         Alaundo the Seer arrives in Candlekeep.
                                                                                        King of Tethyr.
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98 / Year of Revealed Grimoires                                                         numbers are reduced for centuries in this area. (NOTE: The
                                                                                        Forgotten Realms Campaign Setting mistakenly gives this date as
         [Old Empires] King Sarduk of Thesk dies. His top general,
                                                                                        c.200 DR)
         Tanlur, acts as regent until Sarduk's son, Sarduk II reaches
         adulthood. He sets about reorganizing a kingdom decimated by          112 / Year of the Tusk
         Sarduk's tyrannical misrule, transferring much military and
                                                                                        Cormyrean cartographers create the first recognized map of
         political authority from Sarduk's Untheri cronies to local Theskan
                                                                                        Cormyr, Cormanthor, and the Dalelands.
         officials, and removing many of the draconian laws established by
         the occupiers.                                                                 Height of the West Kingdoms (Asram, Anauria and Hlondath).
99 / Year of the Dragonstar                                                    113 / Year of the Belching Boggle
100 / Year of the Greybeards                                                            Leodom II (85 to 136), 1st son of Hazam, King of Tethyr.
         The city of Athkatla is founded.                                      114 / Year of the Jagged Leaves
         Year 0 in Amnreckoning (little used except in official documents)     115 / Year of the Morning Glory
         [Old Empires] Tanlur, regent of Thesk, repulses an attack on          116 / Year of the Mortal Promise
         Thesk by barbarians from Ashanath.
                                                                               117 / Year of the Swinging Pendulum
101 / Year of the Smiling Moon
                                                                               118 / Year of the Monkey
         Josidiah Starym is born to the gold elven House Starym of Myth
                                                                               119 / Year of the Mountain's Fire
         Drannor, to his gold elf father and moon elf mother. He has his
         father's features and golden hair, but has his mother's uncanny       120 / Year of the Remembered Pain
         sapphire-blue eyes, a strange combination for a noble gold elf
                                                                               121 / Year of the Embroidered Button
                                                                               122 / Year of the Mourning Armsmen
102 / Year of the Ormage
                                                                               123 / Year of the Icy Axe
103 / Year of the White Hound
                                                                                        With the death of el Aktorral this year, all governmental control of
104 / Year of the Preying Griffon
                                                                                        Calimshan and the Imperium moves to Shoonach until the fall of
         [Old Empires] Tanlur moves the bulk of his forces to the eastern               the Imperium. Calimport becomes merely the largest port, and its
         border of Thesk, to defend against rising humanoid attacks.                    northern quarters become more and more deserted. During the
                                                                                        next centuries, the walls around the port wards rise higher than
105 / Year of the Tattooed Mistress
                                                                                        ever to defend against intruders as more rogues take residence in
         [Old Empires] Encouraged by the weakening Untheri military                     the nearly empty upper city. Calimport Below also becomes larger
         presence in western Thesk, native resistance begins organizing in              and more populous during the Imperium, as neglect sees the
         the cities.                                                                    collapse of many buildings and the rise in montrous populations
                                                                                        down below is a direct result of fewer garrisons in the Old City (as
106 / Year of the Adamantine Spiral
                                                                                        upper Calimport becomes known for 300 years).
         Rhiiman "The Glorious" (? to 131), King of Cormyr.
                                                                               124 / Year of the Biting Frost
107 / Year of the Fledglings
                                                                               125 / Year of the Ironwood
         Qysar Shoon II dies and is succeeded by his first grandnephew,
                                                                                        Hlondeth's population soars as a trade road - the Pikeman's Folly
         Qysar Shoon III. Hazamir el Aktorral, Syl-Pasha of Calimshan, is
                                                                                        - is built between the two cities.
         made riqysar (regent-emperor). Aktorral moves some of the
         Imperial Court back to Calimport and the surroundings he trusts                [Old Empires] The city of Ormath is established on the Shining
         rather than live in Shoonach.                                                  Plains by the kingdom of Baerthalane. [D/M]
         [Old Empires] Sarduk II reaches adulthood and is crowned King         126 / Year of the Cinnamon Haze
         of Thesk. Fearing the power and popularity of Tanlur, he has the
                                                                                        [Old Empires] The realm of Nethen, beleaguered by attacks
         general declared a traitor, and when Tanlur returns from the
                                                                                        from all sides, finally collapses. Thesk rushes in to take control of
         eastern frontier, has him arrested and exectued.
                                                                                        the area, but is met by an advancing Mulhorand. Nethentir and
108/The Year of the Mortified Monk (Old Empires gives the name                          the surrounding area swiftly become a lawless border zone
of this Year as the Year of the Flood)                                                  between the two nations.
         The First Great Flood of the river Alamber nearly destroys            127 / Year of the Defiant Stone
                                                                               128 / Year of the Addled Arcanist
         [Old Empires] 1st Great Flood of the river Alamber nearly
                                                                               129 / Year of the Mummy's Amulet
         destroys Unthalass.
                                                                               130 / Year of the Dwarven Twins
         With the bulk of the military on the eastern border, and the weak
         king Sarduk II on the throne, Theskan loyalists rise up in the                 (circa) The Eshowe of Chult unleash Eshowdow the Shadow
         cities and take control. Sarduk II is killed, and the powerful Duke            Giant.
         Vortigern of Phent is crowned as king.
                                                                               131 / Year of the Cockatrice's Stare
         The Untheri legions on the eastern border, caught between
                                                                                        The Silver Swordpoint, a mercinary company led by the warrior
         humanoids to the east, Thesk to the west, and cut off from
                                                                                        Flaerivus Grevauldyn, is chartered in Athkatla.
         Unther, dig themselves in, briefly forming a realm centered
         around the city of Nethentir, called Nethen.                          132 / Year of Thirteen Prides Lost
109 / Year of the False Ghost                                                           Dempster Turmish declares himself Mayor of Alaghon. He sends
                                                                                        his mercinaries against his rivals. A brief, bloody civil war erupts
110 / Year of the Quirt
                                                                                        in Alaghon, and Dempster emerges as undisputed leader.
111 / Year of Fallen Guards
                                                                                        The official founding of Turmish.
         [Netheril] The kingdom of Anauria falls to an orc invasion,
         though it ensures the mutual destruction of the horde, and orc
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         The mages of the Circle of Flames begin to record theScrolls                    Battle of Elven Tears. The alliance of free cities in Chondath
         Ardentym this year.                                                             attacks the elves. Ariel-Than, an elven city, is burned to the
                                                                                         ground, and more than 2,000 elves die in the war. The survivors
133 / Year of the Arduous Journey
                                                                                         reportedly flee deeper into the wood to the city of Rucien-Xan, a
         [Old Empires] Faithful of Lathander announce their plans to                     mythical elven home.
         build a grand temple to the Morninglord in Sanctus, with spires to
                                                                                         Six months after the Battle of Elven Tears, Lord Anthony Illistine
         rival the heights of the Untheric ziggurat itself. Unlike their
                                                                                         is named governer of Chondath, and the city-states are finally
         eastern brethen, based in Mordulkin, the western branch of the
                                                                                         united under one leader.
         church of Lathander agressively preaches the dominance of the
         Golden One, and most see the planned building of the temple as         145 / Year of the Pirates' Port
         the first organized challenge to Gilgeam's divine superiority.
                                                                                         Dempster Turmish continues his campaign to conquer the Vilhon
134 / Year of the Impassable Chasm                                                       area. Hlondeth is beseiged. Alaghonian forces are unable to
                                                                                         mount an effective seige without closing off access to the Vilhon,
135 / Year of the Halfling's Dale
                                                                                         and after six months Dempster ends the seige.
         Arrabar's military forces wipe out the city of Mimph.
                                                                                         Lady Ahskahala Durothil is born at Semberholme to Lady
136 / Year of the Stalking Beholders                                                     Uschymna and Lord Phaendar Durothil of Myth Drannor.
         Yusuf (109 to 136), 10th son of Leodom II, King of Tethyr.             146 / Year of the Risen Towers
         King Leodom III (117 to 175, original name Ali), 17th son of                    Lord Dempster attempts a second seige of Hlondeth, but is again
         Leodom II, King of Tethyr.                                                      defeated, this time by the city's high walls and a powerful barrage
                                                                                         of magic.
         Shornthal Imynster becomes Magister (reigned 136-148DR).
                                                                                         Avavae Irithyl is born, the first child of House Irithyl in centuries.
137 / Year of the King's Destiny
                                                                                         Unfortunately, her mother dies giving birth, leaving tiny Aravae
         On the twelfth day of Flamerule, the army of Iljak engages the                  and the Coronal, her great-uncle, as the sole heirs of Irithyl. From
         forces of Mussum along the Sandshore. The battle rages for a                    birth, Aravae has a personal guard of three armathors whose sole
         fortnight until early Eleasius, when Samran forces sack the city of             purpose is to protect the child who will be the Coronal's heir.
         Iljak and attack its forces on the unprotected left flank. Iljak
                                                                                147 / Year of the Iron Colossus
         surrenders, and the twin forces of Mussum and Samra enslave
         the survivors.                                                         148/The Year of Blue Ice
         King Dalious Croam, after two short years on the throne of                      Drow construct the original Crystal Labyrinth in Undermountain as
         Westgate, sets sail for the eastern reaches of the Sea of Fallen                a training area for their young.
         Stars on an extended trade mission. The heirless king appoints a
                                                                                         Shornthal Imynster falls in battle; the warrior-mage Flaerivus
         member of the city's nobility as Croamarkh, a title that means
                                                                                         Grevauldyn becomes Magister (reigned 151-154DR).
         "Voice of Croam," to govern in his stead during his planned
         lengthy absence.                                                       149 / Year of the Dwarf
         The Errant King, as King Dalious comes to be known, never              150 / Year of the Lost Library
         returns to Westgate, although the nobility maintains the fiction
                                                                                         Lord Dempster rebuilds his army for a third attempt at Hlondeth,
         that Westgate's absent monarch continues to wander the Realms
                                                                                         but dies in his sleep before it is ready. His wife, Florentine,
         long after he most certainly would have died of old age. For over
                                                                                         becomes ruler and immediately calls off the attack.
         a century, under the aegis of the absent Croam Dynasty,
         Westgate is governed by a series of Croamarkhs selected from           151 / Year of the Kraken
         the ranks of the nobility.
                                                                                152 / Year of the Severed Hand
         The warrior Flaerivus Grevauldyn rescues a priestess of Mystra
                                                                                153 / Year of the Moving Ground
         from an orc raiding band. She begins to teach him the rudiments
         of magic.                                                              154 / Year of the Jealous Hag
138 / Year of Sparks Flying                                                              Lady Florentine of Turmish is assassinated, setting off endless
                                                                                         rounds of political maneuvering by various merchant houses. This
139 / Year of the Resolute Courtesans
                                                                                         100-year gap in leadership becomes known as the Calmwaters,
         By this time, the deforestation of the Chondalwood is in full                   and the region flourishes.
         swing. The city of Shamph is established along the Emerald
                                                                                         The Magister Flaerivus Grevauldyn is killed by rival mages.
         Corridor, a road stretching from Shamph to Arrabar.
                                                                                         Malanthus Stormstaern, "The Dark-Eyed Storm," becomes
140 / Year of the Executioner                                                            Magister (reigns 154-177DR).
141 / Year of the Impenetrable Mystery                                          155 / Year of the Mellifluous Heaps
         The warrior-mage Flaerivus Grevauldyn defeats Thaerdimor, the          156 / Year of the Imaginary Foe
         self-styled Mage-King of Daerimathlor, in spell-battle.
                                                                                157 / Year of the Resounding Call
142 / Year of the Prowling Naga
                                                                                158 / Year of the Imploring Widow
         Citadel Adbar is built by King Adbarruns of the dwarves.
                                                                                159 / Year of the Lost Profit
         Qysar Amahl Shoon IV is killed by his brother Amahl of the Nine
                                                                                160 / Year of the Smirking Knaves
         Whirlwinds, who sweeps him off the Royal Mount at Shoonach
         with agust of wind spell.                                              161 / Year of the Hangman's Noose
143 / Year of the Smiling Princess                                              162 / Year of the Great Dwarven Gate
         Lumberjacks in the Chondalwood are halted by a large force of          163 / Year of the Screeching Vole
         elves. Lord Anthony Illistine creates an alliance of the free cities
                                                                                         Last reported use of the Ring of Winter, when a village and a
         of the region.
                                                                                         Cormyrean lord's estates are destroyed in a massive ice storm
144 / Year of the Fear and Flame                                                         during high summer.

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         Founding of Elmwood on the southern coast of the Moonsea, as a                  [Old Empires] The arcanist known only as the Glandar, exiled
         small waystation for ship traffic to and from the River Lis.                    from Netheril several centuries ago, appears in Baerthalane. He
                                                                                         immediately attempts to gain power by subtly influencing the
         Founding of the city of Crimmor, in Amn.
                                                                                         nobles of the realm, and turning them against each other.
         [Old Empires] Founding of Altumbel by the Untheric Empire.
                                                                                187 / Year of the Twisted Tree
164 / Year of the Fallen Temple
                                                                                         Tasiiva Cormal (124 to 193), wife of Leodom IV, Widow Regent of
165 / Year of the Smoking Brazier                                                        Tethyr.
         Rise of the Triton Protectorate of Pumana beneath the Inner Sea.       188 / Year of Dissolute Drow
166 / Year of the Reremouse                                                              King Uthgrael Aumar (? to 216) of Athalantar marries Syndrel
                                                                                         Hornweather (? to 216).
167 / Year of the Deep Wellspring
                                                                                189 / Year of the Cowled Defender
168 / Year of Scattered Stars
                                                                                190 / Year of the Apparition
         Halaster's Hold, the wizard's tower and fortified ramparts, is built
         to the north and west of the farms in the Waterdeep area.              191 / Year of the Broken Lands
169 / Year of the Weary Warrior                                                          The archmage Iniarv creates theTwinned Crown of Yarlith,
                                                                                         companion to theTwinned Crown of Uthtower.
170 / Year of the Bloodties
                                                                                192 / Year of the Magnificent Equine
171 / Year of Unkind Weapons
                                                                                         Elthryn Aumar (192 to 224), the father of Elminster, is born to
         The elves of Cormanthyr complete a two-year-long seige and
                                                                                         Uthgrael and Syndrel Aumar of Athalantar.
         running battle to destroy the sole surviving temple of Moander in
         the northern forest (at the site of modern Yulash). The elves raze     193 / Year of the Raised Brow
         the temple after slaying all of Moander's priests. The Coronal and
                                                                                         Hazam II (178 to 209), 2nd son of Leodom IV, King of Tethyr.
         sixteen of Cormanthyr's High Mages cast the binding High Magic
         that banishes the Jawed God from the Realms until it is freed by a     194 / Year of Coiling Smoke
         nonborn child.
                                                                                         The Shadowdale temple of Eilistraee and its good dark elves are
         From this time foward, Moander remains a lurking evil trapped                   slaughtered by a new infestation of drow from below; the temple
         beneath the ruins of his final temple.                                          is restored as the Twisted Tower military garrison.
         [Old Empires] An enormous squall hits the Chessentan coast,                     Completion of the Fountain of the Qysars in Calimport.
         causing massive damages. The city of Vhaerol is completely
                                                                                195 / Year of the Yeti
         destroyed. Worshippers of Umberlee claim the storm is a
         manifestation of their goddess, and go on an orgy of violence,         196 / Year of Yearning Elves
         rampaging through the port districts of several Chessentan cities.
                                                                                197 / Year of the Unseeing Priest
         In Sanctus the seawall is washed away, and much of the city
                                                                                198 / Year of the Almond Eyes
         suffers flooding, made worse by massive mudslides caused by
         torrents of water cascading down the steep hills surrounding the       199 / Year of the Cold Enchanter
         city. The temple of Lathander is ransacked and burned by looters,
                                                                                         [Netheril] Hlondath instigates the Crown Against the Scepter
         although most citizens suspect the hand of the Precept in
                                                                                         Wars, intent on raiding Cormanthyr for magic. The skirmishes
         removing a powerful rival and enemy of Lord Gilgeam.
                                                                                         happen once every three years or so, and are more annoying
172 / Year of the Great Debate                                                           than damaging, but they bleed away forces that could fight the
                                                                                         drow of the Twisted Tower.
173 / Year of Screaming Sharn
                                                                                200 / Year of Leaping Flames
174 / Year of the Windswept Plains
                                                                                         The Rogue Fires engulf all of northern and western Calimport as
175 / Year of the Black Boats
                                                                                         opposing underworld factions fight for control of the city.
         Leodom IV (149 to 187, original name Kasim), 4th nephew of
                                                                                         [Old Empires] Riven by internal conflicts, the kingdom of
         Leodom III, King of Tethyr.
                                                                                         Baerthalane disintegrates into civil war.
176 / Year of the Wyrmclaws
                                                                                         (circa) [Old Empires] With a rise in banditry and monster
177 / Year of the Troublesome Vixen                                                      incursions in the Glondarym, Soorenar stagnates from lack of
                                                                                         trade. Over the next four decades, the city shrinks to little more
         The Magister Malanthus Stormstaern is killed by a "falling star."
                                                                                         than a small village.
         His oldest friend and onetime apprentice Dorgon "Stonecloak"
         Heamiiolothtar becomes Magister (reigns 177-241DR).                             (circa) Anauria noted as being destroyed by goblins.
178 / Year of the Jealous Spouse                                                201 / Year of the Student
179 / Year of the Engraved Locket                                                        [Old Empires] The southeastern remnants of the realm of
                                                                                         Baerthalane are seized by the Glandar, who forges a new realm,
180 / Year of Leaning Pillars
                                                                                         High Glandara, with its seat in the city of Tulhaspyr (present-day:
181 / Year of the Sinking Islands                                                        eastern Vilhon Reach).
182 / Year of the Quenched Stirges                                              202 / Year of the Fanged Gauntlet
183 / Year of the Murmuring Dead                                                         Tribes of "barbarians" from the south invade southern Unther and
184 / Year of the Leucrotta
                                                                                         [Old Empires] Tribes of "barbarians" from the south invade
185 / Year of the Golden Elephant
                                                                                         southern Unther and Mulhorand. At the battle of Bareluuk, the
186 / Year of Vestigal Wings                                                             elite Shining Mace Legions are wiped out to a man, the worst
                                                                                         Untheric military defeat since the Orcgate war. [D/M]
         Moriann (? to 198), King of Cormyr.
                                                                                203 / Year of Scattered Sands
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204 / Year of the Avarice                                                               Birth of the great mage Mentor Wintercloak.
205 / Year of the Greengrass                                                    220 / Year of the Sword Violets
         [Old Empires] Mulhorand & Unther chase the defeated                            Coronal Eltargrim opens the forest of Cormanthor to N'Tel'Quess,
         barbarians back to their base settlement and exterminate them. A               primarily druids, great wizards, and demi-human craftsmen who
         dying shaman prophesies that their empires shall soon crumble.                 can add to the glory of Cormanthyr.
206 / Year of the Regal Doppleganger                                            221 / Year of the Melting Manscorpion
207 / Year of the Majestic Mace                                                 222 / Year of the Ghosthunt
         Fall of the dwarven realm of Ironstar. The near-final remnants of      223 / Year of Dark Dreams
         the clan are slaughtered on the Stone Bridge. The rest flee south
                                                                                        Emyr (208 to 229), 8th son of Hazam II, King of Tethyr.
         and join with the Fallen Kingdom (Kingdom of Man).
                                                                                        The city of Trademeet is established as the caravan mustering
208 / Year of Riven Realms
                                                                                        point for Tethyr and Amn.
209 / Year of the Dying Eye
                                                                                        Ilhundyl, the Mad Mage, is exiled from the Calishite city of
         Tebalan Pahuk (158 to 211), Court Vizier and Tethyrian loyalist,               Volothamp for his monstrous experiments and his inability to
         Regent of Tethyr.                                                              control creatures he summoned from the Abyss.
210 / Year of the Steelfall                                                     224 / Year of the Flaming Forests
         Elthryn Aumar     marries   Amrythale   Goldsheaf,    a   forester's           In the winter of this year, many forest fires rage across the
         daughter.                                                                      Northlands.
211 / Year of Spoiled Splendors                                                         Battle of Bloodrivers: At the site of present-day Yartar, the orc-
                                                                                        chieftan Gluthtor emerges victorious and spends the year uniting
         Four tribes of barbarians fleeing the legions of Unther and
                                                                                        the orcs under his command.
         Mulhorand settle in Dambrath and become known as the Arkaiun.
                                                                                        Elthryn and Amrythale Aumar killed by the archmage Undarl.
         Moshafi Telerus (172 to 217), Court Vizier and Shoon loyalist,
                                                                                        TheLion Sword is broken.
         Regent of Tethyr.
                                                                                        Several Tethyrian garrisons in the Tejarn Hills are destroyed by
         Drow assaults force Bandaerl Dumatheir of Clan Melairkyn to seal
                                                                                        Ilhundyl the Mad Mage.
         the dwarves within the Deep Temple of the Lost Level of
         Undermountain.                                                         225 / Year of Shattered Skulls
212 / Year of the Awakening Magic                                                       Gluthtor's great orc horde is turned back by the elves of the
                                                                                        Sword Coast lands, at the cost of much of their strength, in the
         Elminster, son of Prince Elthryn and Amythrale Goldsheaf of
                                                                                        battles of Five Falcons (east of the Stone Bridge), and Hungry
         Athalantar, is born in Heldon.
                                                                                        Arrows (southeast of present-day Everlund). The rise of archery
         The port of Murann is created in Amn.                                          among orcs is said to date from these slaughters, wherein the
                                                                                        surviving orcs saw a few thousand elven archers slay hundreds of
213 / Year of the Waking Wraith
                                                                                        thousands of goblinkin.
214 / Year of Lost Voices
                                                                                226 / Year of the Empty Turret
         [Old Empires] Phaeryn Orynglaur, a Battlelord of the sundered
                                                                                        Despite the lack of major wars, disease and widespread
         realm of Baerthalane, comes to power in the city of Ormath. He
                                                                                        lawlessness take many fighting-men to their graves all over
         seizes the surrounding territories, and founds the kingdom of
                                                                                        Faerûn this year.
         Andlath (present-day: Shining Plains).
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Widespread lawlessness. Bandits from what
         At this time the realm of Baerthalane, last of the great Turami
                                                                                        would soon become Akanax rally under the banner of Gorgidas
         kingdoms, is little more than a memory, its territory divided
                                                                                        the Iron Viper and attack Cimbar, looting the treasury and setting
         between the fledgling realms of Andlath and Glandara in the
                                                                                        half the city afire.
         north and south, and the warring baronies around Shalane Lake.
                                                                                        King Vortigern III is killed by bandits while on a hunting
215 / Year of the Shadowsnare
                                                                                        expedition. His nephew, Antheoral Lioshand, takes the throne of
216 / Year of the Battle Horns                                                          Thesk and immediately orders a military buildup.
         The known Northlands erupt in battle as many orc bands vie for                 Beginning of the Lioshand Dynasty in Thesk.
         supremacy; countless thousands of goblinkin perish.
                                                                                227 / Year of the Raised Banner
         King Uthgrael of Athalantar dies; his sons, the "Warring Princes,"
                                                                                        The dwarves of the Alaoreaum fight an epic battle with the red
         begin open battle for the throne.
                                                                                        dragon Stormcrossing. The dwarves win, but the humans are
217 / Year of the Giant Skulls                                                          alerted to their presence in the mountains of Turmish.
         Matamid Korrunhel (180 to 251), Court Vizier and Shoon Loyalist,               Three small realms are founded this year. They are the halfling
         Regent of Tethyr.                                                              realm of Meiritin in what is now eastern Amn; the human realm of
                                                                                        Shavinar north of present-day Baldur's Gate; and Tathtar at the
         Cauln Aumar (191 to 217) of Athalantar is slain by a Calishite
                                                                                        western end of the Vilhon Reach. All have since vanished.
         wizard in the employ of his brother Elthaun.
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Aided by his cousin-in-law King Phaeryn of
218 / Year of the Dancing Lights
                                                                                        neighboring Andlath, the noble Lord Tath ends two decades of
         Belaur Aumar (189 to 240), 1st son of Uthgrael, crowned King of                fighting between the Shalane city-states by crushing his greatest
         Athalantar. He organizes the Magelords.                                        rival, the barony of Golconda.
         Will o' Wisps are seen in profusion all over Faerûn this year; some            Establishment of the realm of Tathtar in the western end of the
         sages believe this marks an invasion of the strange beings,                    Vilhon around Lake Shalane.
         perhaps through agate from another plane.
                                                                                228 / Year of the Loremasters
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        Several sages publish important histories of human magical                    Ilhundyl the Mad Mage conquers Meiritin's largest settlement and
        achievements in the summer of this year.                                      declares himself ruler of the Calishar Emirates. Mild unrest farther
                                                                                      south near Shoonach delays a military response from the Shoon
        At this time, Elminster is an outlaw in the Horn Hills, on the
        borders of Athalantar.
                                                                                      Emperor Shoon IV unleashes the Death Parade (a horde of
        [Old Empires] An Untheri army attacks the bandit-haven of
                                                                                      skeletons and zombies) on rebels in Ithmong.
        Hectate's Redoubt and burns it to the ground. Gorgidas Iron-
        Viper is killed, and his forces scattered. To prevent the bandits     232 / Year of the Leaping Centaur
        from reclaiming the area yet again, Unther founds a garrison-
                                                                                      In Andlath, centaur herds break free of human slavery, shattering
        town atop the ruins of the Redoubt, naming it Akanax, after
                                                                                      that realm into small, besieged territories and outposts. King
        Akanur, a favored Templar of Gilgeam's.
                                                                                      Dalagar spends much of the year in his saddle, fighting 40 battles
229 / Year of the Black Flame                                                         or more, but the road-building goes on.
        King Emyr of Tethyr dies without issue; end of the Cormal                     [Old Empires] The elves of the Yuirwood strike against the
        Dynasty and beginning of the Korrunhel Dynasty.                               Theskan logging operations; over 2,500 men are slaughtered in
                                                                                      less than a single day. King Antheoral orders the army into the
        Matamid Korrunhel (180 to 251), Former Vizier and Regent, King
                                                                                      woods, but they are unable to find the elves, who snipe at the
        of Tethyr.
                                                                                      soldiers from the cover of the woods. After sustaining heavy
        During this year, Elminster, using the name Eladar the Dark, is               casualties, Antheoral orders an end to operations in the wood.
        active as a thief in Hastarl, capital of Athalantar.
                                                                                      In Andlath, centaur herds break free of human slavery, shattering
        Plague hits the cities of Keltar, Volothamp, and Manshaka. Named              that realm into small, besieged territories and outposts. King
        the Ashes Plague for the skin tone of those infected.                         Dalagar spends much of the year in his saddle, fighting 40 battles
                                                                                      or more, but the road- building goes on.
        [Old Empires] A cabal of wizards calling themselves "The Black
        Flame" forms in Unther and destroys several armies sent by local      233 / Year of Much Ale
        rulers to slay them. Over the 20 summers that follow, they
                                                                                      A rich barley harvest this year makes beer plentiful and good in
        develop many important magics, but dwindle in numbers,
                                                                                      the lands around the Inner Sea.
        destroyed by rivals, or lost in travels to other planes. They leave
        behind many powerful spells that later form much of the arsenal               As a member of the Brave Blades adventuring band, "Elmara"
        of the Red Wizards of Thay.                                                   (Elminster) is busy exploring old ruins, dungeons, and
                                                                                      subterranean olds in the lands north and west of Athalantar.
        Under the expansionistic King Antheoral, Thesk begins
        construction on the Golden Way, linking Thesk with reclusive                  The Brave Blades plunder the Floating Tower of the archwizard
        Rashemen. The waystops of Phsalt, Tammer, and Twostars begin                  Ondil of the Many Spells.
        to grow into towns.
                                                                              234 / Year of Bloodflowers
230 / Year of the Wailing Dryads
                                                                                      A red-leafed flower, called the Bloodflower for its hue and
        Trees are felled all over the over-crowded, human-held lands of               prevalence on the open plains that often become battlefields,
        Faerûn this year, and many roads begun, cutting into the heart of             seems to grow everywhere this year - until an alchemist in
        once-impassible woodlands.                                                    Calimshan discovers a magical use for its petals. In the decade
                                                                                      that follows, the bloodflower is harvested so thoroughly that it
        Dalagar "Longwalker" becomes king of Andlath (a vanished realm
                                                                                      disappears from Faerûn.
        that flourished on what is now the Shining Plains), and begins
        construction of a trade road linking the Sword Coast lands with       235 / Year of the Drawn Knives
        the Vilhon Reach.
                                                                                      Intrigue, wars of succession, and assassinations are all rife across
        The Tathtar Wars: The fledgling country of Tathtar on the                     Faerûn; it is a time of defiance, violence, and short tempers.
        Deepwash invades eastern Tethyr, possibly in alliance with
                                                                                      Elmara (Elminster) is studying and adventuring with the sorceress
        Tethyran rebels in Ithmong. Beginning of nearly ten years of
                                                                                      Myrjala Dark-Eyes.
        warfare between the realms.
                                                                                      [Old Empires] Theskan forces under the command of King
        [Old Empires] To gain materials for use on the building of the
                                                                                      Antheoral defeat the united barbarian clans of Ashanath at the
        Golden Way, Theskan forces begin wholesale logging and cutting
                                                                                      Battle of Ashane, bringing the area under the control of Thesk.
        of the Yuirwood.
                                                                              236 / Year of the Plague Clouds
        King Phaeryn of Andlath is assassinated bysummoned monsters;
        most suspect the hand of the Scepter of Glandara, but his                     Elmara (Elminster) continues to study and adventure with Myrjala,
        involvement is never proved.                                                  traveling widely in Faerûn.
        Dalagar "Longwalker" becomes king of Andlath, and begins                      [Old Empires] A mage in Mulhorand devises a spell that creates
        construction of a trade road linking the Sword Coast lands with               clouds of poisonous gas that last for several days. The wizard is
        the Vilhon Reach.                                                             slain by fearful neighbors and rival wizards, but not before
                                                                                      someone steals at least one of the spells involved.
        The Tathtar Wars: The fledgling realm of Tathtar in the Vilhon
        begins to expand into eastern Tethyr. Beginning of nearly ten         237 / Year of the Disappearing Dragons
        years of warfare between the realms.
                                                                                      Elmara's magic grows to outstrip Myrjala's; they decide to part
231 / Year of the Mist Dragon                                                         and Elminster reveals his true gender to his teacher.
        Boldovor "The Mad" (? to 242), King of Cormyr.                                [Old Empires] Ansryn Tehvyae, a crazed hermit-mage who
                                                                                      dwells in Tsharoon (a land since swallowed by the Quoya Desert)
        A gigantic mist dragon of this rare species appears in the lands
                                                                                      develops a spell that teleports unwitting and unwilling dragon
        around the Inner Sea, challenging and slaying any dragon it can
                                                                                      from place to place, from afar. There is much tumult in the
        find. By winter, it has amassed a huge treasure, and the first of
                                                                                      eastern Realms, until Tehvaye is identified and killed by the
        several hundred fruitless adventurer-forays sets forth from
                                                                                      furious surviving dragons. The fate of his spell is unknown.
        Calimport in search of what bards come to call the Shining Hoard
        of the Great Dragon (for some 60 years the mist dragon slays          238 / Year of Many Mushrooms
        adventurers. After that, no trace of it or its hoard can be found).

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         Damp, cloudy weather and widespread rotting diseases promote          244 / Year of the Elfsands
         wild growth of mushrooms all across northern Faerûn.
                                                                                       Evereska's existence is uncovered by N'Tel'Quess for the first
         Elminster goes mage-hunting across Faerûn, trying to defeat evil              time, though the secret is kept for centuries by the human tribes
         mages and gain their powers.                                                  of the Greycloak Hills.
         Myrjala and Elminster destroy Ilhundyl the Mad Mage of the                    Brymmyn Thorl becomes Magister (reigned 244-246DR).
         Calishar. They reveal their love for each other, and decide to
                                                                               245 / Year of the Dun Dragon
         dwell and work together.
                                                                                       Chapter 12 of "Cormyr: A Novel"
         [Old Empires] The Black Flame of Unther attacks the Glandar,
         Scepter of Glandara. Although the Lord of the Undying slays many      246 / Year of the Sepulchre
         of his foes, in the end he is overwhelmed and utterly destroyed.
                                                                                       The Magister Brymmyn Thorl is killed in spellbattle with Corthas
         His grimoire is seized by the surviving mages of the Flame.
                                                                                       Mulheer. Corthas briefly becomes Magister before being killed in
         Dalagar "Longwalker," King of Andlath, completes his road linking             turn by the crazed mage Galeerie Mulurkrath. Galeerie becomes
         Athkatla to Ormath.                                                           Magister (reigns 246-249DR).
239 / Year of the Wandering Leucrotta                                                  [Old Empires] Soorenar begins to grow again as the three
                                                                                       merchant families of Shularin, Theras, and Ithios rise to
         A sudden increase in the numbers of leucrotta drives many of
         these nasty creatures to roam across the North, each seeking its
         own territory. Much fear, rumors (of various rulers being             247 / Year of the Moaning Maiden
         disguised leucrotta and suchlike), and bloodshed results.
                                                                               248 / Year of Tumbletowns
         Elminster and Myrjala work together, building their powers for a
                                                                               249 / Year of the Crystal Casket
         planned assault on Athalantar.
                                                                                       The Magister Galeerie Mulurkrath is hit over the head with a
         [Old Empires] King Dalagar of Andlath is killed by a poisoned
                                                                                       shovel and killed. Talana Brakuularn of Shoonach, founder of the
         centaur arrow at the Battle of Kings Tears; theNameless Blade
                                                                                       first MageFairs, is awarded the office of Magister (reigns 249-
         vanishes in the battle.
240 / Year of the Chosen
                                                                               250 / Year of the Storm Crown
         Elminster achieves his destiny and shatters the rule of the
                                                                                       (circa) Halaster Blackcloak makes Undermountain his domain.
         magelords, slaying King Beluar and the malaugrym Undarl. El
         then crowns the outlaw Helm Stoneblade king of Athalantar.            251 / Year of Strange Seedlings
         Myrjala reveals herself as the goddess Mystra; Elminster becomes
                                                                                       Xandar (224 to 260), 3rd son of Matamid, King of Tethyr.
         one of Mystra's Chosen, and is sent to Cormanthor.
                                                                               252 / Year of the Bloody Spider
         [Old Empires] Peace treaties signed between Tathar and Tethyr
         end nearly ten years of war between the two realms.                   253 / Year of Somber Smiles
         Seeking land and the rumored magic horde of the Glandar, Lord                 "Guenhwyvar" (Realms of Magic)
         Vaerynn Illistine of Chondath orders his armies against the realm
                                                                                       The panther Guenhwyvar is transformed into a uniquefigurine of
         of Glandara. The Chondathans sack the capital of Tulhaspyr and
                                                                                       wondrous power by Andres Beltgarden, a human settler of
         recover much loot, but they encounter stiff resistance from
                                                                                       Cormanthyr. The figurine is granted to the young bladesinger
         members of the Black Flame still active in Glandara.
                                                                                       Josidiah Starym.
         Beginning of the end of Glandara, as the once-powerful realm is
                                                                               254 / Year of the Ghost Horse
         slowly picked apart by Chondath, Andlath, and various petty
         barons and warlords.                                                  255 / Year of the Magethunder
241 / Year of the Hippogriff's Folly                                           256 / Year of the Thousand Snows
         The Lord-Speaker Ildilyntra Starym of the Starym Clan attacks the             The Magister Talana Brakuularn is killed at the second ever
         Coronal Eltargrim. This act causes the fall in power of the Starym            MageFair. After a dozen or so mages attending the Fair were
         Clan in Myth Drannor. Ildilyntra dies when she transforms herself             killed by rivals, the mage Eirl Rauthantannar, the "Whisperer in
         into ablood dragon to attack the Coronal.                                     Shadows," becomes Magister (reigns 256-276DR).
         In late autumn, the former and sole-surviving Prince of               257 / Year of the Speaking Mountain
         Athalantar, Elminster Aumar, enters the city of Cormanthor both
                                                                                       Mt. Ugruth, a volcano near the city of Hlondeth, erupts,
         to serve Mystra's will and return thekiira (lore-gem) of House
                                                                                       blackening the skies for months.
         Alastrarra. He becomes both the first human to walk the city, and
         the first ever human Armathor.                                                Under the cover of the eruption, Chondath invades and conquers
                                                                                       Hlondeth, toppling the ruling Gestin family.
         The Magister Dorgon "Stonecloak" dies in spellbattle with the
         mage Sirdan Aulauger of Shussel. Nelorth "Firefists"                          The eruption of Mount Ugruth indirectly leads to the fall of the
         Broamshoulder becomes Magister (reigns 241-242DR).                            Croam dynasty in Westgate and the end of the rule of the
                                                                                       Croamarkhs. The volcano blackens the skies above Hlondeth with
242 / Year of the Hunting Horn
                                                                                       ash for months, leading the various churches of the city-state to
         The Srinshee, once a baelnorn, is reborn as an elfmaid. This is               conclude that the gods are displeased. The fall of House Gestin in
         rumored to have been done at the behest of the human goddess                  nearby Chondath leads to the abrogation of a treaty between the
         Mystra.                                                                       city-state of Hlondeth and the pirates of the Inner Sea that grants
                                                                                       the latter group safe harbor. Before the arrival of winter, a vast
         The Magister Nelorth "Firefists" dies in spellbattle with his third
                                                                                       fleet of pirates descends on Westgate, determined to seize it as
         challenger for the office. The arrogant mage Weldrarn Orblin
                                                                                       their new home and replace their base in Hlondeth.
         becomes Magister (reigns early 242DR).
                                                                                       The arrival of the pirates in Westgate leads in short order to the
         Weldrarn dies in spellbattle with Tsanbrin Auleroevler, after a
                                                                                       death of the reigning Croamarkh and much of the city's nobility.
         tower falls on him. Tsanbrin becomes Magister (reigns 242-
                                                                                       Thus began the reign of the Pirate Kings in Westgate, a period in
                                                                                       which no less than 77 pirate lords rule the city in rapid
243 / Year of the Sad Orm                                                              succession. Some of the pirate lords reign no more than a few
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        hours, and the longest-serving pirate king lasts only a little more            Battle of Fallen Trees. The Chondathian logging towns of
        than five years. During this period, Westgate's role as a trading              Timindar and Orbech are destroyed by elves attacking from within
        hub declines precipitously, and much of the city falls into                    the Chondalwood.
                                                                                       The Crushed Helm Massacre. Chondath forces are led into a trap
258 / Year of the War Wyvern                                                           inside the Chondalwood. Of 10,000 men, only about 200 survive
                                                                                       and escape the elves and wood giants.
259 / Year of the Magedirge
                                                                                       [Planes] The Year of Bane's Shadow - Bane grows in power -
260 / Year of Sunless Stones
                                                                                       possibly the year that Bane, Myrkul and Bhaal slew Borem
        Chondath establishes the frontier towns of Timindar and Orbech.
                                                                                       Bane, Bhaal and Myrkul slay Borem
        The Grand Druid of the Gulthmere issues several warning to
        Chondath regarding the continued cutting of the Chondalwood,          267 to 700
        but is ignored.
                                                                                       (circa) [Planes] Jergal cedes a substantial portion of his
        A gold and silver rush in the Deepwing Mountains begins. Lachom                portfolio to Bane, Bhaal and Myrkul who ascend to godhood
        is founded, and is swiftly controlled by Chondath.
                                                                              268 / Year of Cruel Storms
        Vajra (244 to 310), sole heir of Xandar, Queen of Tethyr. (married
                                                                              269 / Year of the Wild Roses
        Karazir Tiiraklar).
                                                                              270 / Year of the Unheeded Warning
261 / Year of Soaring Stars
                                                                                       Chondathan troops begin massing at the southern border of
        Laying of the Mythal at Myth Drannor. Myth Drannor created for
                                                                                       Turmish. The squabbling Turmish merchant houses unite behind
        all races. Cormanthor changes its name to Myth Drannor (The
                                                                                       the rule of Alesam Mischwin. The two forces reach a stalemate,
        City of Might, Bards, Song, Beauty, Crowns, Love). Establishment
                                                                                       and Chondath retreats.
        of Myth Drannor Mythal. Crown against Scepter wars (Myth
        Drannor vs. Netheril) will soon begin.                                271 / Year of the Port Stormed
        Lady Symrustar Auglamyr is re-born as a Chosen of Mystra, the         272 / Year of the Weeping Kingdom
        first of the elves to have this honor.
                                                                              273 / Year of the Delighted Dwarves
        Elven and human mages devise spells needed to sail the skies in
                                                                                       The first migration of dwarves arrives at Myth Drannor in three
        this year, and new skyships are seen in Faerûn - the first such
                                                                                       small clans from Ammarindar and Citadel Felbarr.
        craft outside of Halruua since the fall of Netheril.
                                                                              274 / Year of the Vested Vigil
262 / Year of Pages Perilous
                                                                              275 / Year of the Wrath Sword
        While numerous members of many elven clans quit Myth Drannor
        rather than share it with the N'Tel'Quess, only minor families and             Halaster discovers the Lost Level of Undermountain.
        the five major Houses of Bharaclaiev, Hyshaanth, Rhaevaern,
                                                                              276 / Year of the Burnished Blade
        Starym, and Tellynnan abandon the city for other purely elven
        settlements in Cormanthyr and elsewhere (though a limited                      The forges of the dwarven clans Snowsbattle and Honedaxe
        number of each clan remain in the city). Only the Starym were a                produce three great gifts in gratitude for their new homes in Myth
        senior clan, and in respect of that, their lands were left to be               Drannor; theBeljuriled Belt of Battle for the Coronal; theShield of
        vacant for 300 years; if not claimed by the clan again, the manors             Briars for the Arms-Major, and theHeralds' Horn for the Spell-
        and holdings would return to the Coronal.                                      Major of the Akh'Faer (which would become better known later by
                                                                                       its primary wielder's name asThe Harking Horn of Ishildé).
263 / Year of the Worn Pages
                                                                                       The Magister Eirl Rauthantannar, nearing the end of his days,
264 / Year of the Vanishing Cat
                                                                                       transforms himself into Greentree Haven, an enchanted grove in
265 / Year of the Masterful Plan                                                       the wilderlands of the Sword Coast North. The blustering mage
                                                                                       Ergrith "Kingslayer" Klavulgrun becomes Magister (reigns 276-
        [Old Empires] The Wandering Trees of the Yuirwood wipe out
        the logging town of Chalaeya overnight, after the humans there
        unwittingly threaten a revered Elder of the woods, a treant long      277 / Year of Broken Flame (NOTE: Cormanthyr: Empire of Elves
        since gone to slumber. Untheric soldiers sent from Delthuntle to      gives the name of this Year as the Year of the Whispering)
        investigate are met with a withering hail of arrows from the
                                                                                       Discovery of a gold deposit in the Aphrunn Mountains of Turmish
        wood's edge.
                                                                                       creates the city of Aelor almost overnight.
266 / Year of the Black Buck
                                                                                       The green elf warrior Tenyajn Haell is made a general in the
        Starting in early spring, a number of murders in the eastern                   Cormanthyran army, taking charge of the training of its ranks.
        quarter of Myth Drannor turn many immigrants against each
                                                                              278 / Year of the Fallen Banner
        other. The eight victims (all humans) died of various poisons (to
        which all elves are immune). By the year's end, armathors                      The population of the Vilhon soars; many mercinaries are hired
        apprehend a bigoted servant elf of House Ammath, who                           this year.
        confesses to the crimes. (Secretly, the servant spied for House
                                                                                       The Magister Ergrith "Kingslayer" is killed in spellbattle by the
        Symbeam, political enemies of the Ammath, and this gambit paid
                                                                                       sorceress Adriyana "Leaf in the Wind" Voudsarr. Ardiyana
        off well in social and political damage to their rivals, though the
                                                                                       becomes Magister (reigns 278-292DR).
        Coronal never found the family guilty of any wrongdoing).
                                                                              279 / Year of Smiling Nyth
        [Old Empires] The Yuirwar: Due to continuing skirmishes
        between foresters and the elves of the Yuirwood, Unther sends in      280 / Year of the Secreted Phylactery
        an army to tame the woods. The Yuir city of Oth Chaladar is
                                                                              281 / Year of the Weeping Flail
        razed but the elves exact a terrible revenge, slaughtering the
        invaders to a man and sacking the towns of Delthuntle and             282 / Year of the Watchful Hermit
        Laothkund. The Yuir then withdraw into the forest, thereafter
                                                                                       The Aelor gold mines run dry.
        shunning large cities in favor of small clan groupings.
                                                                              283 / Year of the Skillful Tailor
267 / Year of Bane's Shadow
                                                                              284 / Year of Fallen Flagons
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         A great halfling migration hundreds strong arrives at Myth                      A bardic college called the Academia Vilhonus is founded, and
         Drannor from Meiritin and Tethyr via the first opengates set up to              starts the Turmish custom of painting dots on the foreheads of
         bring folk to the city.                                                         learned men.
         The city of Aelor is reduced to a ghost-town.                                   The theocracy of Minsorran, the "Lands of Balance," consecrates
                                                                                         its lands in what is now eastern Amn.
285 / Year of Wasted Pride
                                                                                         (circa) Ilgostrogue Sstar leaves Citadel Adbar with 35,000
         [Old Empires] The slave-nation of Nimpeth arises out of the
                                                                                         dwarves, of which 12,000 survive to found the settlement of
         ruins of Glandara and becomes the first Vilhon city-state to
         withstand the armies of Chondath. [D/M]
                                                                                         (circa) The arching stone bridge in Loudwater is built by the
286 / Year of the Jolly Mongrels
                                                                                         dwarf Iirikos Stoneshoulder for the elves of Earlann.
         As most social clubs in Myth Drannor are privately owned and
                                                                                         (circa) [Old Empires] Gilgeam's Templars turn the North Coast
         often held exclusive memberships, the halflings of the city
                                                                                         into a dumping grounds for all of the empire's "undesirables,"
         surprise all by opening taverns to everyone, the first and most
                                                                                         including thieves, murderers, disposessed Turami natives, and
         storied of which is the Treant's Treat, located in a warren beneath
                                                                                         "traitors of the state." The ports of Delthuntle and Laothkund gain
         a great, petrified tree. Within a decade, even elven taverns, inns,
                                                                                         new life as the first destinations for such men.
         and halls are lessening their strictures on patrons (though some
         places still discriminate by trade, wealth, or other prejudices). By            (circa) Asram and Hlondath recorded as having been destroyed
         307 DR, only a few elite sites in the Kerradunath district restrict             by the desert exact date unknown.
         themselves to established elven club members.
                                                                                301 / Year of the Argent Cape
287 / Year of the Warped Narthex
                                                                                302 / Year of the Deep Bay
288 / Year of the Xorn's Dreaming
                                                                                         The Magister Malkith Undree is killed by an exploding scepter.
289 / Year of the Waking Dreams                                                          Oldo Tappard, a crafter of animated toys and golems, recieves
                                                                                         the office of Magister (reigned 302-316DR).
290 / Year of Full Cribs
                                                                                303 / Year of the Crimson Tiara
         This year marks the greatest number of births in Cormanthyr's
         history. While only half were elven babies, there are more full-       304 / Year of the Questing Raven
         blooded elves born in this lone year than in the previous decade.
                                                                                305 / Year of the Barrows
         The Coronal deems this a sign of the realm's health and the
         righteousness of his quest for unity among all the races.              306 / Year of the Fanged Horde
         Death of Arkhenthus the Mage-Devourer, an ancient white wyrm,                   [Netheril] The Karsus Overwash is renamed Winding Water.
         by the swords of six flying elves and humans. This marks the first
                                                                                307 / Year of Sundered Sails
         Cormanthyran dragonhunt involving N'Tel'Quess.
                                                                                         The Seven, Halaster's apprentices, abandon Halaster's Hold and
291 / Year of the Vintner's Dagger
                                                                                         enter the dark ways of Undermountain. The tower and surface
292 / Year of Frostfires                                                                 holdings fall into decay and ruin. All settlers avoid this walled
                                                                                         "cursed" enclosure.
         Gnomes walk the sylvan glades of Myth Drannor for the first time
         since escaped gnome slaves passed through Cormanthor in                         After decades of debate, the elves allow N'Tel'Quess to join the
         Netheril's time.                                                                Akh'Velahrn after training in the Cormanthyran methods of battle.
                                                                                         More than 400 humans and 100 dwarves eagerly join up.
         The Magister Adriyana, sickened by the magical devestation of
         her beloved woodlands, pleads with Mystra to be removed from           308 / Year of Promise
         office. She is transformed into the magical artifactAdriyana's
                                                                                         [Netheril] The Crown Against the Scepter Wars end as
                                                                                         Cormanthyr makes it clear the Hlondathans are to cease or be
293 / Year of Hounds                                                                     destroyed by the elves. Until this year, little loss of life occured
                                                                                         during the war, though the Hlondathans were sorely outmatched
         Tathtar is overrun by an orc horde led by the chieftain Thaurgarl
                                                                                         in weapons and skills.
         "Greatmaw" and falls. Only Lower Tathtar survives the collapse.
                                                                                309 / Year of the Cascade
         Nasana Melnuthquel, princess of Procalith (a now-vanished city in
         the Tashalar), becomes Magister (reigns 293-297DR).                    310 / Year of the Amber Hulk
294 / Year of the Yak Men                                                                End of the Korrunhel Dynasty of Tethyr; beginning of the Tiiraklar
295 / Year of the Wrathful Revenant
                                                                                         Karaj (267 to 315), son of Vajra, King of Tethyr.
296 / Year of the Two Riders
                                                                                         (circa) Chondath organizes the practice of each Vilhon realm
297 / Year of the Wailing Mothers
                                                                                         sending troops every four years to Southsands, to engage in a
         The Magister Nasana Melnuthquel dies of heartstop. Her corpse is                mock war.
         set afire by Sabral Faryre, a minor courtier, who proclaims himself
                                                                                311 / Year of the Lupine Embrace
         Magister. Sabral then kills the King of Procalith and declares
         himself ruler.                                                         312 / Year of the Aurum Bramble
298 / Year of the Scarred Wagon                                                 313 / Year of Regretful Births
         Sabral Fayre, Magister and King of Procalith, is found dead on his     314 / Year of the Stammering Apprentice
         throne, a huge harpoon driven through his torso. The Halruuan
                                                                                315 / Year of the Carnivorose
         expatriate Malkith "The Smiling Cat" Undree becomes Magister
         (reigns 298-302DR).                                                             Karaj II (290 to 345), son of Karaj I, King of Tethyr.
299 / Year of the Vassan Knot                                                   316 / Year of the Vibrant Land
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        The Magister Oldo Tappard dies of a wasting disease. The                        The cities of Ormath and Lheshayl meet on the Field of Tears
        sorceress Iolaeden "Firedragon" Stonehallow becomes Magister                    over a land dispute. The two sides battle for more than a week
        (reigns 316-318DR).                                                             before the Tenpaw wemic tribe drives both sides from the field.
317 / Year of the Riven Shield                                                          Halaster Blackcloak discovers the Crystal Labyrinth              of
                                                                                        Undermountain, and begins to change it to his own ends.
        Thargreve "The Lesser" (? to 334), King of Cormyr.
                                                                                        After being trapped inside an elvenkiira by the mage Ansel
318 / Year of the Hero's Lament
                                                                                        Burwyth, the Magister Onsilur Maerdrathom goes insane and
        The Magister Iolaeden "Flamedragon" is killed in spellbattle by the             loses the office of the Magister. Gelthin Hornreach becomes
        mage Loaradden Derviir. Loaradden becomes Magister (reigns                      Magister (reigns 326-337DR).
                                                                               327 / Year of the Sullen Grimalken
319 / Year of the Unforgotten Fire
                                                                               328 / Year of the Ermine Cloak
        Fire engulfs all Calishite cities and towns, as Qysar Shoon VII sets
                                                                               329 / Year of the Closed Scroll
        the sewers aflame to root out criminal elements.
                                                                                        [Netheril] Hlondath's grain fields are consumed by the
        Start of the Eighth Serôs War under the Inner Sea.
                                                                                        expansion of Anauroch, and the city-state is abandoned, its folk
320 / Year of the Bright Plumage                                                        migrating east beyond the Moonsea or south into the Dales and
                                                                                        beyond. Once Hlondath itself is overrun by the desert, Anauroch
        The cities of Nleeth and Amah are founded as training centers for
                                                                                        ceases its spread, much to the relief of those in Cormanthyr.
        warriors competing in the Vilhon games.
                                                                                        Hlondath's people flee east to the Moonsea or south to the Dales
321 / Year of the Blessed Sleep                                                         and beyond.
        The realm of Valashar is added into the Shoon Empire. Ruled by         330 / Year of Roused Giants
        the mad king Ashar Tornamn, Valashar spends the next fifteen
                                                                                        Arun Maerdrym is born, the first half-elf among the senior noble
        years expanding northwards towards the High Moor. This
                                                                                        houses of Myth Drannor; to the surprise of many elves, he is
        expansion brings it into conflict with King Azoun I of Cormyr, who
                                                                                        accepted by the patriarch and allowed to retain his name and
        crushes Valashar's armies in 336DR.
                                                                                        position in the family and clan.
        Valashar begins a series of border skirmishes with the halfling
                                                                               331 / Year of the Cold Clashes
        realm of Meiritin.
                                                                                        Elminster leaves Myth Drannor for the first time in seventy years
        It becomes general knowledge in Cormanthyr that the Vale of
                                                                                        at Mystra's insistence.
        Lost Voices is protected by baelnorn. Treasure seekers stop
        visiting the tombs there as often.                                              The orcs of Vastar launch an unexpected attack on eastern
                                                                                        Cormanthyr late in this year, and occupy some of the lands east
        End of the Eighth Serôs War. This war destroys the ixitxachitl
                                                                                        of the Old Elven Court for the next few years. The orcs spend the
        kingdom of Paolan Reef off Impiltur's southern and Thesk's
                                                                                        next years both solidifying their forces here and exploring the
        western shores. The reef continues to exist as a geographic point,
                                                                                        ruins of the ancient elven temple- city.
        but is no longer a political border.
                                                                                        Kelvhan Olortynnal is born in Cormanthyr.
        Fallen from Mystra's grace, the Magister Loaradden Derviir is
        swiftly killed by the mage Onsilur Maerdrathom of Shiertalar.          332 / Year of the Crashing Steeple
        Onsilur becomes Magister (reigns 321-326DR).
                                                                               333 / Year of the Drawstring
322 / Year of Seven Scales
                                                                               334 / Year of the Humbled Fiend
        [Old Empires] The lands around Delthuntle and Laothkund are
                                                                               335 / Year of Seven Stones
        claimed by the exiled Theskan brothers Marchantar and
        Tethchantar, who divide the territory between them.                             Ashar's March: Lord Ashar Tornamn, acting without orders from
                                                                                        the Shoonite Emperor or the king of Tethyr, moves his armies
        Marchantar recieves Ulbrastar's Hold as his share, and quickly
                                                                                        north, reaching the High Moor by late summer. He claims the
        brings order to the rabble and outcasts of the town, while
                                                                                        Sword Coast from the Moor to Shoonach for the Shoon Empire.
        encouraging trade ties with the ports of Mordulkin and
        Messemprar to the south. He also restores the original name of                  King Azoun I of Cormyr finds trade routes to the west blocked by
        Laothkund, and managed to appease Unther by sending regular                     Shoonite troops demanding tariffs for "passing through the
        tariffs of gold.                                                                empire's lands." Azoun orders the creation of the swordIlbratha,
                                                                                        "Mistress of Battles."
        The lands around Delthuntle are claimed by Tethchantar, who
        soon brings iron order to the exiles and raises a short wall around             Aquatic elves begin to appear in a temple of Deep Sashelas in
        the port using his magicks.                                                     Myth Drannor and the Old Elven Court.
323 / Year of the Miscast Shadow                                                        The Darkwoods Massacre: The fourth major foray by akh'velahrn
                                                                                        forces against the invading orcs occurs within the Darkwoods east
324 / Year of Freedom's Friends
                                                                                        of the Old Elven Court's ruins in high summer. The battle is lost
        The Harpers at Twilight are formed in secret deep in Elven Court                as the orcs surround over half of the allied forces and decimate
        woods by Dathlue Mistwinter, the Lady Steel, whose family crest                 them in their sleep; as the human guards were also among the
        (a silver harp between the horns of a crescent moon, encircled by               slain, no explanation is apparent for their negligence. In all, more
        stars on a black field) becomes the badge of the Harpers. Among                 than 1,000 soldiers die that night, although only 100 of them are
        the early members were elf, human, and half-elf warriors,                       elves.
        rangers, druids, thieves, and mages (including Ruehar Oakstaff,
                                                                                        Captain Fflar of Myth Drannor comes to Semberholme for the next
        Ioelena Audark, Lyari Pholont "the Shadesilk," and Elminster).
                                                                                        eight years.
325 / Year of the Silken Whisper
                                                                               336 / Year of the Whipped Cur
        [Old Empires] Semphar is decisively defeated by Mulhorand at
                                                                                        Cormyr defeats the army of Valashar on the Fields of the Dead,
        the Battle of Dalasuntar, and again becomes a province of the
                                                                                        then advances into Amn, Valashar, and Tethyr.
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        (circa) First reliable mention of the artifact known as the "Crown             A group of outlaws, fleeing the justice of Mulhorand, settle in and
        of the Mountain," then wielded by the mage Larbrand in the                     found Ulgarth.
                                                                                       Saeval Ammath hatches his foundling red dragon egg. Due to the
337 / Year of the Chosen's Blade                                                       many enchantments he placed on the egg, the dragon's shape is
                                                                                       more similar to a blue dragon, though its tone is still red. Saeval
        The Magister Gelthin Hornreach is killed by the veteran warrior
                                                                                       names the hatchling Garnetallisar.
        mage-for-hire Hortil Droone. Droone becomes Magister (reigns
        337-345DR).                                                           349 / Year of the Toad
338 / Year of the Envenomed Bolt                                                       [Old Empires] Barbarians from across the Easting Reach invade
                                                                                       the coast of northern Thesk. They capture the city of Port
339 / Year of the Vanished Foe
                                                                                       Kalthen, renaming it Culmaster.
        Human and elvish forces rout the orcs in eastern Cormanthyr.
        Instrumental in the battles is the human warrior Velar. Velar and
        his human (and some elven) allies resettle the land around the                 (circa) Shoonish warriors battle on the Fields of the Dead.
        coastal forest. This area soon becomes known as Velarsdale.
                                                                                       (circa) Citadel Adbar built by King Adbarruns of Delzoun.
340 / Year of the Uncrossed Bridge
                                                                                       (circa) Creation of Northkeep (Moonsea). Shoonish warriors
341 / Year of the Black Wing                                                           battle on the Fields of the Dead.
342 / Year of the Cantobele Stalking                                          351 / Year of the Dancing Deer
343 / Year of Fraying Blinds                                                           Yrlaancel grows with an influx of refugees and becomes Ondathel,
                                                                                       Eldath's City of Peace.
344 / Year of the Loom
                                                                              352 / Year of the Dancing Piper
345 / Year of Flying Daggers
                                                                                       The Great Fire of Alaghon.
        End of the Tiiraklar Dynasty of Tethyr, beginning of the Tornamn
        Dynasty.                                                              353 / Year of the Gold Band
        Kallos (324 to 380), 3rd nephew of Karaj II, King of Tethyr and                [Old Empires] Telflamm falls to the barbarian invaders.
        Tethyrian loyalist.
                                                                              354 / Year of the Fleeting Pains
        The Magister Hortil Droone is killed in spellbattle with the
                                                                              355 / Year of the Mourning Horns
        sorceress Phambra "The Laughing Doom" Chalyphar. Mystra
        transforms Hortil into theCrown of the Undying Flame, a royal                  Shoon VII slaughters the unicorn herds of Shilmista to create
        crown of Westgate, and Phambra becomes Magister (reigns for                    hisBook of Shoon.
        six months in 345DR).
                                                                              356 / Year of the Errant Kings
        The Magister Phambra is killed in spellbattle with Arghorst "The
                                                                              357 / Year of the Pendulum
        Tall" Talandor. Arghorst becomes Magister (reigns 345-404DR).
                                                                              358 / Year of the Battle Talons
346 / Year of Blushing Stars
                                                                                       Emperor Shoon VII fights the blue dragon, Iryklathagra
        Seven senior and junior akh-velarhn officers (five gold, two moon
                                                                                       "Sharpfangs," on the plains of Valashar. The dragon flees but
        elven) are exiled from Myth Drannor and Cormanthyr after their
                                                                                       Shoon VII loses hisStaff of Shoon to the dragon.
        court-martials reveal that they subjected their non-elven soldiers
        to barbarous treatment while under their commands, whether in                  Demron completes the first threeBaneblades of Demron, and they
        training or under patrol conditions. The blame for the Darkwoods               are presented to their wielders amid great cerimony.
        Massacre falls on their shoulders, due to biased troop placements,
                                                                                       Saeval's dragon Garnet becomes known to the folk of Myth
        failures to maintain communications or deliver orders among
                                                                                       Drannor, as he takes to flying with the wizard astride his back.
        encamped forces, and a willing sacrifice of non-elven troops in
                                                                                       Despite much uproar, Garnet proves himself trustworthy and
        favor of elven ones.
                                                                                       humble before the Coronal and others. Saeval's enchantments
        Penitent over his failure to detect bigotry among his troops                   give this unique dragon a lawful good nature. The Coronal grants
        (especially his second-in-command), major Pirphal Faerondaryl                  his trust by providing a means for the dragon and his master to
        offers his resignation to the Coronal, which is refused, as                    live within the mythal, despite its normal defenses against
        Eltargrim bids him to solve the problem rather than avoid it. Major            chromatic dragons.
        Pirphal commissions the first threebaneblades as weapons for his
                                                                              359 / Year of the Awakened Witch
        new lieutenants (one each: halfling, dwarf, and human); the
        blades are dwarven forged, the hilts elven-crafted, and finally       360 / Year of the Dusty Shelf
        enchanted by the human mage Demron.
                                                                                       (circa) The House of Stone is built by Turgo Ironfist.
        Saeval Ammath returns from an excursion into the western
                                                                              361 / Year of the Fearless King
        mountains, and immediately sequesters himself in a House
        Ammath tower holding outside the mythal. While many find this         362 / Year of the Greedy Altruist
        curious, none suspect that he has found and claimed a dragon's
                                                                              363 / Year of the Opal Key
                                                                              364 / Year of the Selfless Knave
347 / Year of the Sage's Fervor
                                                                              365 / Year of the Swift Sword
        [Old Empires] King Antimios Lioshand of Thesk dies heirless. His
        seneshal, the corrupt and effete Rhenyth Akalantar takes control,              [Old Empires] The Hill-Clans and orc tribes of the Akanapeaks
        aided by a cabal of powerful nobles. End of the Lioshand Dynasty               hold a Bloodmeet. With the wedding of Siulana Omberos to
        and beginning of a decline in the kingdom.                                     Overchieftan Draulgurth an alliance is formed between the two
                                                                                       sides. A horde of hillsmen and goblinoids soon sweeps into
348 / Year of the Dagger
                                                                                       western Chessenta, raiding and looting.
        Northkeep, the first human settlement in the Moonsea North, is
                                                                                       Sanctus is beseiged by the Bloodhorde. The Shieldwall is
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         reinforcements arrive from the Wizard's Reach and drive the hill-    385 / Year of the Lady's Gaze
         warriors back beyond the wall.
                                                                                       Birth of Duar "Longyears" Obarskyr of Cormyr.
         Although the allied forces are eventually defeated and driven back
                                                                              386 / Year of Dawn Moons
         into the deep regions of the Akanapeaks, trade and travel in the
         region is disrupted for some time. The hub of Chessenta's                     Priam (369 to 450), son of Nishan, King of Tethyr. A Tethyrian
         mercantile trade soon shifts from Sanctus to the more defensible              loyalist who secretly aided King Silvyr's return. His sole
         regional capital at Cimbar.                                                   granddaughter later married Strohm I
366 / Year of Molten Anvils                                                            Arun Maerdrym, called the Half-Elven among Myth Drannan
                                                                                       nobles, joins the Harpers at Twilight.
367 / Year of Shying Eyes
                                                                              387 / Year of the River Candles
         Founding of Phlan.
                                                                                       [Old Empires] An earthquake centered on the Plateau of
368 / Year of the Bitter Smile
                                                                                       Ashabine in eastern Mulhorand destroys the city of Nherin,
369 / Year of the Maiden's Fancy                                                       burying it beneath the earth.
370 / Year of Sleeping Daggers                                                388 / Year of the Simoom
         [Old Empires] Lord Tethchantar of Delthuntle is assassinated by               The city-state of Al-Anwahr is founded in the heart of what is now
         a treacherous lieutenant. Gilgeam's templars again seize control              known as the Haunted Lands of Zakhara, by emigrants.
         of the port, in order to tax the goods moving through it.
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Rashemen defeats the invading barbarian raiders
371 / Year of Emerald Eyes                                                             at Ashanelaros. The invaders fall back to their conquered
                                                                                       territories, squabbling amongst themselves and looting the
         [Old Empires] The cities of northern Thesk are overrun by
                                                                                       captured cities, allowing Thesk time to fortify the remains of its'
         barbarian invaders out of Telflamm and Culmaster. The Theskan
                                                                                       northern defenses.
         legions are soundly defeated at the Battle of Phent, causing full-
         scale panic and revolts in Milvarune and southern Thesk.             389 / Year of the Wooded Altar
372 / Year of the Elder                                                                Crown Prince Azoun I of Cormyr battles and kills Dima, the Djinni-
                                                                                       Lord of the Chondalwood on a trade mission to the Vilhon Reach.
373 / Year of the Pacifist
                                                                                       The swordIlbratha, "Mistress of Battles" is lost in a shipwreck off
374 / Year of the Thoughful Man
                                                                                       the coast of Cormyr.
         The House of Silvanus is established on the isle of Ilighon.
                                                                              390 / Year of the Half Moon
375 / Year of the Woeful Resurrection
                                                                                       Myth Lharast established as a "purer" temple city, with worship
376 / Year of the Leaping Hare                                                         dedicated solely to Selune rather than the orthodox theocracy of
         Chapter 14 of "Cormyr: A Novel"
                                                                                       First Selunite worship in Waterdeep.
377 / Year of the Ghoul
                                                                                       The Srinshee goes into deep mourning for a decade, as her first
378 / Year of Autumn Drums
                                                                                       paramour (and apprentice) in centuries dies in a hunting mishap.
379 / Year of Seven Stars                                                              Hereafter, the young-appearing Srinsheee never appears clad in
                                                                                       any color brighter than midnight blue, black being predominant.
         A septet of notable mages of Cormanthyr form an alliance and
                                                                                       While she and others suspect that one of the noble Houses had a
         build the first school of wizardry open to all the races of Myth
                                                                                       hand in poisoning the bear and driving it into a killing frenzy, no
         Drannor whose teachers were not exclusively elves. This group
                                                                                       proof ever surfaced and the matter was dropped.
         soon becomes known outside the city as the Seven Wizards of
         Myth Drannor.                                                        391 / Year of the Azure Cockatrice
         [Old Empires] The Akanan general Zalothryn Strongsword               392 / Year of the Firstborn
         begins a campaign to subdue the rebellious province of Maerthryn
                                                                                       [Old Empires] King Rhenyth of Thesk is overthrown by his
         (the Far Akanul, present-day: Thessavrae).
                                                                                       generals. They elect Helm Shattershield as ruler. Helm
380 / Year of the Guarded Stance                                                       immediately sets about regaining the lost northern provinces.
         Nishan (345 to 383), 2nd son of Karaj II, King of Tethyr and                  The city of Saden is founded in the Far Akanul as an advance
         Tethyr loyalist.                                                              staging camp for Untheri forces fighting the rebels of the
                                                                                       Maerthryn (present-day: Thessavrae).
         (circa) Chondathan traders help establish the cities of
         Chondathan and Chancelgaunt (present-day: Saerloon and               393 / Year of the Dying Bard
                                                                              394 / Year of the Herald's Tale
381 / Year of the Broken Chalice
                                                                              395 / Year of the Narrow Escape
382 / Year of Steel Roses
                                                                                       [Old Empires] The Theskan legions under Helm Shattershield
383 / Year of the Quelzarn                                                             regain the towns along the Golden Way and drive the barbarians
                                                                                       back to the coast. The Theskans are unable to decisively defeat
         Herakul (353 to 386), brother of Nishan, King of Tethyr and
                                                                                       the barbarians, and continual battles and skirmishes take place
                                                                                       for the next 20 years.
         Tales first spread throughout Westgate of a sea serpent haunting
                                                                              396 / Year of the Purring Tiger
         the harbor and sewers. The quelzarn, as the eel-like beast is
         known, becomes a nigh-legendary denizen of Westgate's                397 / Year of the Swallowing Mists
         underworld and the favorite subject of bard's tales.
                                                                              398 / Year of the Warning Ghost (NOTE: Cormanthyr: Empire of
384 / Year of Dreaming Dragons                                                Elves gives the name of this Year as the Year of the Nightsun)
         Silverymoon Ford is built as a rope-and-wood bridge over the                  The Night Dragon's Attack: Five black and two green dragons
         shallows at the bend in the River Rauvin.                                     assault the mythal directly over Myth Drannor, testing its
                                                                                       defenses against them. Lieutenant Itham, as commander of the
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         dragonriders, brings their full compliment of six good dragons and    414 / Year of Omen Stars
         100 hippogrifs against them. While all the evil dragons were
                                                                                        On Higharvestide in Myth Drannor, Arielimnda, a human ranger,
         destroyed, they also killed one bronze dragon, half the hippogriffs
                                                                                        fellow Harper, and wife of Arun Maerdrym, delivers a human son.
         and their riders, and four dragonriders, including Itham. The
                                                                                        Since he is human, the boy is not allowed to bear the Maerdrym
         banebladeMorvian and the command of the Wing and Horn fall to
                                                                                        name. Arun follows an ancient elven custom and does not name
         lady Ahskahala Durothil.
                                                                                        the boy, allowing him the freedom to earn a name (and perhaps a
         [Old Empires] With the defeat of the self-styled "Axe-Lord"                    place in the clan) later. The boy becomes simply known as
         Thaejalun and his rebels, the Akanan general Zalothryn                         "Arun's Son." His green elf friends call him "Bhin," meaning
         Strongsword finally quells the Far Akanul for Unther. He begins                "young human" in elvish.
         intermarrying his men with the natives, and encouraging settlers
                                                                                        Ecaeris Aunglor is born.
         from the nearby Vilhon.
                                                                               415 / Year of the Fiend's Kiss
399 / Year of the Frayed Rope
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Thomadaur finally defeats the northern
400 / Year of the Blue Shield
                                                                                        barbarians at Culmaster, re-unifying Thesk for the first time in
         Northkeep is sunk beneath the waves of the Dragon Sea                          over 75 years.
         (modern: The Moonsea) by a horde of over 40,000 humanoids
                                                                               416 / Year of the Striped Moon
         and dragons. The city of Phlan is leveled.
                                                                               417 / Year of the Brilliant Plan
         Chondath aides the cities of Chondathian (Saerloon) and
         Chauncelgaunt (Selgaunt) against orc and goblin hordes. After         418 / Year of the Eagle's Flight
         the hordes are driven off, Chondath keeps soldiers in the two
                                                                                        [Planes] Aaracockra colonize Faerûn from Maztica
                                                                               419 / Year of the Hale Blacksmith
         (circa) The city of Escalaunt is founded by Unther.
                                                                               420 / Year of the Last Breath
         [Old Empires] A conclave of mages, fleeing the destruction of
         Northkeep, arrive in southern Impiltur. They settle in the ruins of   421 / Year of the Peerless Foe
         the elven port-city of Songhold (present-day: Songhal).
                                                                               422 / Year of the Murderous Mire
         (circa) [Old Empires] The city of Escalaunt is founded by
                                                                               423 / Year ofthe Velvet Night
         Unther. As the inhabitants of Delthuntle have strong anti-Unther
         sentiments, and threats to local government and lawkeepers            424 / Year of the Ambitious Sycophant
         continue to boil just under the surface, Gilgeam decides to move
                                                                               425 / Year of the Argent Shafts
         the administrative operations of the North Coast to a more
         defendable location further down the coast, in the newly-founded      426 / Year of the Black Dawn
         port of Escalant.
                                                                                        Arun's human son joins students of the Seven Wizards of Myth
                                                                                        Drannor as a pupil of Mentor Wintercloak. At age 12, he remains
401 to 952- The Archmages:                                  Birth       of              unnamed, though he has a number of nicknames some elves give
Khelben to the Rise of Ahghairon                                                        him: Biit ("garbage," used by commoner elves) or Zenar ("Less
                                                                                        than half," as a nobles' double insult against himself and his half-
401 / Year of the Serous Fist
                                                                                        breed father). His few green elf friends can him Bhin, a word for
402 / Year of the Banished Bard                                                         "young human."
403 / Year of the Black Dagger                                                          The shadow dragon Aurgloroasa is born to Shhuusshuru in the
                                                                                        Far Hills.
         Silverymoon Ford becomes a permanent stone bridge with
         carvings of unicorns along its length.                                427 / Year of Violet Fungi
404 / Year of Withered Flowers                                                 428 / Year of the One's Tears
         Last recorded expedition to seek atime gate.                          429 / Year of the Cat's Eye
         The Magister Arghorst "The Tall" is killed in duel with Anaslas                King Duar of Cormyr defeats an orcish army near the King's
         "Doomwing" Raldimmar, one of his pupils. Anaslas becomes                       Forest.
         Magister (reigns 404-407DR).
                                                                                        Mulsantir Illistine, a Chondathan mercenary lord distantly related
405 / Year of the Blinding Locusts                                                      to the royal family of Chondath, overthrows the last of the Pirate
                                                                                        Kings of Westgate. Mulsantir's expedition is backed by a
406 / Year of the Catoblepas
                                                                                        consortium of merchants in the city of Chauncelgaunt (later
407 / Year of the Ebony Cudgel                                                          Selgaunt) seeking to improve prospects for trade with lands to
                                                                                        the south and west.
         The Magister Anaslas "Doomwing" is killed by the sorceress
         Eleedra Nathchant. Eleedra becomes Magister (reigns 407-                       Mulsantir besieges the city during the winter months, and wizards
         409DR).                                                                        in his employ freeze Westgate's harbor solid with ice. When
                                                                                        spring arrives and harbor finally unfreezes, the pirates, greatly
408 / Year of the Goblin King
                                                                                        reduced in number, flee the centuries-old port, and Mulsantir
409 / Year of High Eyes                                                                 claims the throne of Westgate. As king, the newly crowned
                                                                                        monarch restores Westgate's role as the preeminent port of the
         The Magister Eleedra Nathchant is killed by the mage-for-hire
                                                                                        western Inner Sea. He does not accede to the commands of the
         Eldrus Wands. Wands becomes Magister (reigns 409-516DR).
                                                                                        merchants of Chauncelgaunt, but he does grant them very
410 / Year of the Sun Crystal                                                           favorable trading terms.
411 / Year of the Wavering Shadow                                                       One unintended consequence of Mulsantir's successful siege is
                                                                                        that the surviving pirates need a new port to call home. Within a
         [Old Empires] Helm Shattershield dies; his son Thomadaur
                                                                                        matter of months, King Duar of Cormyr loses the city of Suzail to
         becomes King of Thesk.
                                                                                        Magrath the Minotaur, the most prominent of the surviving pirate
412 / Year of the Burning Blazes                                                        lords.
413 / Year of the Beholder's Grin                                              430 / Year of the Floating Rock
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431 / Year of the Hearth                                                                 The Great Fires of Shoonach rage as the imperial family is killed.
432 / Year of the Sea Princess                                                           Tornamm Dynasty ends; beginning of the Strohm dynasty (end of
                                                                                         the Shoon Traitorum).
         Chapter 16 of "Cormyr: A Novel"
                                                                                         Strohm I (275 to 662), 1st elf son of Silvyr, King of Tethyr.
         [Old Empires] Through the use of their Art, the mages of
         Songhal conquer the nearby city-states and human tribes, uniting                (circa) Many corrupt wizards and officials from the Shoon Empire
         them into one realm. They name themselves the "Council of the                   flee to the Inner Sea lands, settling everywhere. Many of their
         Mighty," and title their realm Guldethym (present-day: southern                 ships are sunk by vengeful folk, resulting in hoards of treasure
         Impiltur) after Guldeth Tanthalar, head of the Council.                         sinking into the Inner Sea.
433 / Year of the Rebellious Youth                                                       (circa) Shoon Empire collapses in what is now Calimshan.
434 / Year of the Stallion Triumphant                                                    [Old Empires] King Thomadel dies of an incurable wasting
                                                                                         disease. His son Helm II is crowned king of Thesk.
435 / Year of Willing Sacrifice
                                                                                 451 / Year of Unleashed Fears
436 / Year of Steelscreaming
                                                                                 452 / Year of the Rolling Heads
437 / Year of Silver Holly
                                                                                         Myntharan the Magus, one of the many courtiers fleeing the
         By this time, all the rivers and lakes in Anauroch have dried up,
                                                                                         collapse of the Shoon Empire for the Inner Sea region, arrives in
         leaving an ever-expanding desert.
                                                                                         Westgate, at the time ruled by King Mulsantir Illistine II. Before
         [Old Empires] Thomadan, eldest son of Thomadaur, King of                        year's end, the Magus King is firmly ensconced on Westgate's
         Thesk (to 439).                                                                 throne, and his unfortunate predecessor's skull is affixed to the
                                                                                         end of the Maguscepter. In the decades that follow, King
438 / Year of the Bitter Root
                                                                                         Myntharan assembles the largest army ever seen along the
439 / Year of the Child's Tear                                                           Dragon Coast in his bid to form the realm of Mynth with Westgate
                                                                                         as its capitol. At its greatest extent, Mynth encompassed the
         [Old Empires] Thomadir, second son of Thomadaur, King of
                                                                                         Dragon Coast from Starmantle to Teziir, skirting the northern
         Thesk (to 444).
                                                                                         edge of the Gulthmere Forest and the Lake of the Long Arm.
440 / Year of the Festering Heart
                                                                                 453 / Year of the Lady's Palace
441 / Year of the Haggling Merchant
                                                                                 454 / Year of the Glorious Windfall
442 / Year of the Relic's Vigil
                                                                                 455 / Year of the Dryad's Dowry
         Ithlom Dhaunart pens the book "To Serve Fair Fortune," a
                                                                                         [Old Empires] King Helm II of Thesk decisively defeats the Nars
         narrative of his adventures. It is sold as popular entertainment in
                                                                                         at Kront, bringing an end to the semi-constant attacks on
         the Vilhon Reach area henceforth.
                                                                                         northern Thesk for the next several centuries.
443 / Year of the Thousand Enemies
                                                                                 456 / Year of the Swift Heart
444 / Year of the Infamous Wizard
                                                                                 457 / Year of the Unfurled Flag
         [Old Empires] Thomadel, third son of Thomadaur, King of Thesk
                                                                                 458 / Year of the Beast's Redemption
         (to 450).
                                                                                 459 / Year of the Blooded Dagger
445 / Year of the Beardless Dwarf
                                                                                         Settlements at Silverymoon Ford, the bridge over the river
446 / Year of the Unblinking Eye
                                                                                         Rauvin, grow into Silver Village as a logging camp is built around
447 / Year of the Awakening Treant                                                       the inn and bridge.
         The Moonsilver Inn is built at the northern end of Silverymoon          460 / Year of the Scorching Suns
                                                                                         The wyrm Hoondarrh, the Red Rage of Mintarn, is born in the
448 / Year of the Haughty Fiend                                                          eastern Sword Coast North.
449 / Year of Killing Ice                                                                The Western Emirate of Amin becomes the country of Amn under
                                                                                         King Esmel Torlath (also known as Serrus the Great), an ex-
         Silvyr, rightful heir to the throne of Tethyr, raises an army and
                                                                                         Shoonite general and native of the area. Amn now exists as three
         marches on Ithmong, capturing it. He takes the crown offered by
                                                                                         major city-states west of Lake Esmel.
         the abdicating King Priam, and restores the rightful monarchy of
         Tethyr.                                                                         Major droughts bake southern Faerûn and cause many forest and
                                                                                         brush fires along the Sword Coast.
         The son of Arun finishes his tutelage under Mentor Wintercloak
         and leaves Myth Drannor to learn of the world and teach it of the               Demron of Myth Drannor is commissioned for anotherBaneblade,
         ways and magics of the City of Song. Secretly, he also plans on                 though this one is for the Spell-Major to replace the lost
         proving his worth to his father's clan and becoming one of the                  ary'faern'kerym elfblade lost a decade ago by Zaos Durothil in
         first Harpers outside of Cormanthyr and the eastern lands. He                   battle with the red wyrm Edallisufanzar.
         takes the only name he has been balled of which he is proud:
                                                                                 461 / Year of the Lissome Apprentice
         Arun's Son. He vows to claim his place among the Maerdrym once
         he has earned a true name.                                              462 / Year of the Empty Helm
         [Old Empires] The Nars attack Ashanath; they are defeated by                    Within two centuries of the Opening of Myth Drannor, objecting
         Thomadel at Ashdown.                                                            nobles and crowded conditions force the Coronal to end both the
                                                                                         building of new homes and settlements within the city limits and
450 / Year of the Corrie Fist
                                                                                         curb the N'Tel'Quess migration and allay the fears of his capital's
         King Silvyr of Tethyr invades Shoonach. After a tenday of                       Elder Houses.
         skirmishing and destruction, a reluctant truce is called. King Silvyr
                                                                                         Demron completes Faervian, the fourthBaneblade and the only
         and Emperor Amahl VII meet in single combat in an area, where
                                                                                         one for the Akh'Faer.
         King Silvyr is slain by the Emperor's foul treachery. Amahl VII is
         killed by Silvyr's son, Strohm.                                         463 / Year of the Burning Sands

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464 / Year of True Names                                                                 [Old Empires] Delthuntle and Laothkund break free of Unther.
                                                                                         Thesk, eager to gain a foothold in the Wizard's Reach, aids the
         While wandering across Anauroch, Arun's Son saves a trio of
                                                                                         rebel cities. [D/M]
         Evereskan elves from a phaerimm ambush nearly at the cost of
         his own life. Retrieved from death by Mystra, he becomes her                    The Unthlord of the North Coast, a templar of Gilgeam named
         Chosen, "As he whom magic, duty, and honor defines." As the                     Drensiruus "Iron-Staff," believing that the rebel councils would
         Nameless Chosen, he becomes the first human ever to stay                        tear themselves apart from within in time, opts to negotiate
         among Evereska's glades.                                                        rather than send in troops. This descision gives the rogue cities
                                                                                         plenty of time to fortify their positions and settle their internal
465 / Year of the Dawn Blades
466 / Year of the Burnt Spear
                                                                                483 / Year of the Soaring Galleon
         Deadly disease brought to Great Glacier by Treasure Hunters from
                                                                                484 / Year of the Lawless Hunt
         Sossal. Hundreds of Angulutians and caribou succumb to the
         sickness.                                                              485 / Year of the Arcane Image
467 / Year of Four Winds                                                        486 / Year of the Bleeding Altar
468 / Year of the Bared Sword                                                   487 / Year of Hidden Relics
469 / Year of the Dusty Library                                                 488 / Year of the Empty Hall
470 / Year of the Merciful Shadow                                               489 / Year of the Foaming Tankard
471 / Year of the Sundered Tower                                                490 / Year of the Crone's Council
472 / Year of Full Cellars                                                      491 / Year of Faltering Fires
         A bountiful harvest year across the Realms. The halflings of Myth               Unnaturally heavy precipitation falls all year long.
         Drannor claim this year's ales were hearty enough to warrant a
                                                                                         Cortryn is founded by Tethyrian and Calishite immigrants and a
         visit from their goddess Arvoreen in the warrens of Brewers'
                                                                                         powerful noble family of Calimshan to restore the Shoon Empire's
                                                                                         lost glory. Cortryn absorbs and consolidates the bulk of the
         Ulbaerag Bloodhand and his people conquer the settled tribes of                 former realms of Valashar and Meiritin while extending its
         Waterdeep. Irrigation of the farms starts and extensive building                northern border up through the Troll Mountains. Eshpurta is
         begins around the harbor area.                                                  founded as Cortryn's northernmost ciy and fishing center.
         A plague wipes out the city of Mussum. More than 75% of the            492 / Year of Azure Darkness
         population is killed, and the plague lurks in the ruins to this day.
                                                                                493 / Year of the Ecstatic Priest
473 / Year of the Crowned Knave
                                                                                494 / Year of the Ghost Ship
474 / Year of the Goblin Battles
                                                                                495 / Year of the Listening Ear
475 / Year of the Maiden's Tears
                                                                                496 / Year of the Ravaging Dragon
476 / Year of the Raging Hunter
                                                                                497 / Year of the Spear
477 / Year of the Owlbear
                                                                                498 / Year of the Unstrung Bow
         [Old Empires] The kingdom of Tathtar falls in a plague.
                                                                                499 / Year of the Wager
478 / Year of the Coarse Wool
                                                                                500 / Year of the Flame Tounge
479 / Year of Forestsfrost
                                                                                         Citadel Amnur is completed and garrisoned this year.
         Prince Imnel Torlath of Amn and his armies clear the ogre-held
                                                                                         Josidiah Starym mounts a campaign to recover the lostSoldier's
         passes through the Small Teeth, reopening trade between
                                                                                         Blade of Cormanthyr after nearly 800 years; he does this as way
         Murann and Crimmor. The major battle-site, once called Imnel's
                                                                                         to prove to Coronal Eltargrim that the heir of House Starym is
         Scar, is now the town of Imnescar.
                                                                                         noble enough to marry his niece and heir. The opening gambit of
         The realm of Teshar falls.                                                      this search sees a temporary fall of the garrisoned drow at the
                                                                                         Twisted Tower, since that was where theSoldier's Blade was lost
480 / Year of the Winter Sphinx
                                                                                         to Cormanthyr. Josidah and his troupe of bladesingers and akh-
         King Myntharan of Westgate's attempted conquest of the entire                   faern venture into the Underdark beneath the Tower, vowing to
         Dragon Coast region comes to a sudden end along the eastern                     return in a century with the lost treasures.
         shore of the Lake of the Long Arm in the Battle of the Winter
                                                                                501 / Year of the Lost Bird
         Sphinx. The Magus King is slain and his army defeated by a
         disparate array of forces assembled under the command of               502 / Year of the Crawling Vine
         Lyonarth, a white-furred androsphinx from Nathlekh, City of Cats.
                                                                                503 / Year of the Galloping Gorgon
         Lyonarth claims Myntharan's crown, although the Maguscepter is
         not recovered, and the androsphinx rules Westgate wisely for                    Fishermen and fur traders begin to settle within Silver Village
         many years thereafter.                                                          (present-day Silverymoon).
         [Old Empires] Lord Marchantar of Laothkund is killed in a                       Seven halfling scouts of the akh'velahrn destroy a large
         spellbattle with the unleashed Raumathari lich Dzaelvhauuth,                    encampment of Moander's faithful near the ruins of his temple
         "The Whispered One."                                                            and his entombed remains. This septet becomes heroes of Myth
                                                                                         Drannor, their deeds celebrated for much of the winter among
481 / Year of the Eversharp Axe
                                                                                         their kin. Two of the seven also become the first halfling
         [Old Empires] A mob uprising, backed by agents of Thesk to the                  armathors of Myth Drannor at the bidding of Coronal Eltargrim.
         north, seizes power in the cities of Delthuntle and Laothkund.
                                                                                504 / Year of the Eclipsed Heart
482 / Year of the Blighted Vine
                                                                                         Teth & Nethra declare independence.
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         [Old Empires] The coastal towns of Teth and Nethrar,                    521 / Year of the Sea's Beauty
         emboldened by Drensiruus' inaction against Delthuntle and
                                                                                 522 / Year of the Unmasked Traitor
         Laothkund, declared their independence from Unther as well.
         [M/D]                                                                            The druids of the Gulthmere send a delegation to Alaghon to halt
                                                                                          logging, and are ignored.
         For his failure in handling the North Coast rebellions, Drensiruus is
         sent to the dungeons beneath Unthalass, and replaced by a more                   The Magister Thardon Ilvynner is killed by the Shiertalan mage
         militant commander, Indar Zurelann, who swiftly gathers his                      Morglord Iltriune. Morglord becomes Magister (reigns 522-
         troops and marches on the rebel cities.                                          577DR).
         Unther begins long campaign against North Coast cities. Both            523 / Year of Trials Arcane
         Cimbar and Thesk covertly aid the cities with shipments of
                                                                                          Meiritin is abandoned due to abuses and enslavement at the
         weapons and food. [D/M]
                                                                                          hands of the Duke of Cortryn.
505 / Year of the Humble Knight
                                                                                          Founding of Phalorm, one of many realms referred to as the
506 / Year of the Opaque Eye                                                              Fallen Kingdom over time.
507 / Year of the Rotting Pox                                                             Younger moon elven members of the Starym clam return from
                                                                                          Earlann, Illefarn, and elsewhere to Myth Drannor. Their arrival
508 / Year of the Stony Terror
                                                                                          restores House Starym as a social power in the city and the new
509 / Year of the Thunder Lizard                                                          arrivals usurp the House lordship, as its heir Josidiah Starym is
                                                                                          absent on a quest. As a test of their renewed loyalty to the
510 / Year of the Unwavering Glare
                                                                                          Coronal and as a stalling maneuver to prevent Josidiah's loss of
511 / Year of the Fortress Scoured                                                        status, the Coronal demands that the current lord Starym draw
                                                                                          his family'smoonblade, long held in trust and undrawn since it
512 / Year of the Wyvernfall
                                                                                          forging, to attest the loyalty and worthiness of the clan and its
         Orc Hordes rampage out of Vastar and other strongholds,                          lord.
         engulfing many lands in war.
                                                                                          Lord Illitran Starym undergoes a Cleansing march, a three-month-
         Turmish is invaded by a huge horde of orcs from the Candlekairn                  long trek out into the deepest woods of Cormanthor intended to
         clan of the Orsraun Mountains; the towns of Shaus, Marikor, and                  purify his spirit and ready him for the responsibilities of wielding
         Dauntshield are destroyed.                                                       amoonblade. Unknown to all, Illitran's trek takes him to the ruins
                                                                                          of Moander's temple in the northern forest. There, he forges a
         The Coronal's Court receives the first of many visitations by
                                                                                          pact with the imprisoned god of corruption and gains the power
         spelljamming elves of the Imperial Elven Navy at Shadusk and
                                                                                          to cancel the moonblade's retributive powers against undeserving
         Green Monachs' Glade northeast of the city.
                                                                                          wielders and corrupt it to a sword designed to slay humans and
         Otaehryn Hawksong is born.                                                       half-elves. Upon his return, he easily draws the blade, "proving
                                                                                          his and his family's loyalty to Myth Drannor."
         Esmeltaran is completed and established as the new capital for
         the kingdom of Amn during the second year of the reign of King                   Second confirmed sighting of the artifact known as the "Crown of
         Imnel, grandson of Esmel.                                                        the Mountain," in the Underdark near Chessenta.
         [Old Empires] Several waves of orcs from Vastar and the                          The Vastan city-state of Proeskampalar is re-named Procampur.
         hobgoblins of the Giantspires attack Guldethym in this year,
                                                                                          [Old Empires] The Testing of the "witch" Alaertha by the
         rampaging through the countryside and beseiging the cities of
                                                                                          Council of the Mighty in Guldethym in this year leads to
         Lyrabar and Hlammach.
                                                                                          incantatrixes being recognized as a distinct class of spellcasters.
513 / Year of the Blood Price
                                                                                 524 / Year of the Arcane Cabal
514 / Year of the Elk
                                                                                 525 / Year of the Cracked Bell
         [Old Empires] Peleveran is sacked by raiding Ishaari clans; the
                                                                                          Hachaam Selorn is born.
         region is largely abandoned by Unther, as the Empire's attention
         is focused on the North Coast.                                          526 / Year of the Besieged Keep
515 / Year of the Frivolous Exchange                                             527 / Year of the Tatters
516 / Year of the Haunting Hawk                                                           Hlondeth is invaded through its sewers and attacked by kobolds.
                                                                                          The city falls, except for the walls of House Extaminos. The
         The Magister Eldrus Wands dies of natural causes in the winter
                                                                                          kobolds are repulsed by Extaminos' serpents.
         snows near present-day Hill's Edge. The archmage Thardon
         Ilvynner accepts the office of Magister (reigns 516-522DR).                      Growing bored of his duties and of grasping, petty human mages,
                                                                                          the Magister Morglord asks Mystras for release from his office.
517 / Year of the Oaken Glade
                                                                                          She agrees, and Morglord is transformed into a sentientgate. The
         Mount Andrus erupts in the Orsrauns; little damage is done to                    mage Tsjancy Yildree accepts the office of Magister (reigns 528-
         Turmish, but the orcs of the mountain are further decimated.                     531DR).
518 / Year of the Pendulous Tongues                                              528 / Year of the Burning Sky
519 / Year of the Phoenix                                                        529 / Year of the Evening Tree
         Sammkol Thistlestar, one of the two halfling armathors, is found        530 / Year of the Gluttonous Otyugh
         dead on Gondim's Ride. While there is no wounds on him, later
                                                                                 531 / Year of the Lily
         examinations find that his heart and lungs and other internal
         organs are missing. A culprit is swiftly found - a visiting                      The Magister Tsjancy Yildree is killed in spellbattle with the mage
         necromancer from Cormyr - and an overzealous armathor slays                      Urboltar Highymhelver. Urboltar becomes Magister (reigns 531-
         him immediately without a trial. (The armathor is later well paid                537DR).
         by House Selorn for keeping their part in the magical
                                                                                 532 / Year of the Perceptive Judge
         assassination of Sammkol quiet).
                                                                                 533 / Year of the Shattered Manacles
520 / Year of the Quiver
                                                                                 534 / Year of the Spitting Viper
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535 / Year of the Upright Man                                                 563 / Year of the Sable Basilisk
         Milvarn founded with the settlement of Milvarune by Aubayreer        564 / Year of the Brandished Axe
         the Mage-King.
                                                                              565 / Year of the Encrusted Pendant
536 / Year of the Laughing Lich
                                                                              566 / Year of the Ghasts
         Hlontar, the realm of Alokkair the Wizard-King, is forged out of
                                                                              567 / Year of the Martyr
         remnants of Teshar and the Netherese survivor states.
                                                                              568 / Year of the Pernicious Hauberk
537 / Year of the Basilisk
                                                                              569 / Year of Tumbled Bones
         The now-mad Magister Urboltar Highymhelver is killed by the
         mage Tyvbolt Arsurath. Tyvbolt becomes Magister (reigns 537-                  Fall of Hlontar and the disappearance and presumed death of
         544DR).                                                                       Alokkair the Wizard-King.
538 / Year of the Amethyst Axe                                                         Ecmane Truesilver becomes an apprentice of Deynriir the Silver
                                                                                       Sorcerer. Unknown to to him at the time, Ecmane also secretly
539 / Year of the Borrowed Crown
                                                                                       becomes an acolyte of Windsong Tower under his moonelven
         Tellshyll the Aged becomes the first known wizard to live in                  tutor.
                                                                              570 / Year of Bright Fangs
540 / Year of the Colorful Costume
                                                                                       Iymrith "The Dragon of Statues" is first mentioned in an
541 / Year of the Etched Chevron                                                       adventurer's journals.
542 / Year of the Grasping Claw                                                        (circa) First mention of Olothontor, the Minstrel Wyrm, in trail-
                                                                                       lore books of the North.
543 / Year of the Lyre
                                                                              571 / Year of the Scholar
544 / Year of the Killing Rose
                                                                              572 / Year of Writhing Darkness
         After besting a pair of red dragons and a treacherous assisstant,
         the Magister Tyvbolt Arsurath is killed by the mage Annath                    The orcish realm of Vastar falls into chaos with the death of Ologh
         Sunfall. Annath becomes Magister (reigns 544-576DR).                          the Overking at the claws of the black wyrm Iyrauroth.
545 / Year of the Pernicon                                                             Zoar Moonflower is born in Semberholme.
         Reinhar, a great warchief, rises to lead the Arkaiuns of Dambrath.            The Runemistress, Shyressa, becomes a vampire.
         The Arkaiuns invade the realm of Luiren, conquering the halfling
                                                                              573 / Year of the Sable Spider
                                                                              574 / Year of the Gored Griffon
546 / Year of the Rusted Sabre
                                                                                       Once Vastar destabilized, orcish populations began to rise in
547 / Year of the Simpering Courtier
                                                                                       northeastern Cormanthyr. In preparation, Pirphal commissioned
548 / Year of the Eloene Bride                                                         Demron for a fifth magical blade to serve as theBaneblade for the
                                                                                       Arms-Major of the Akh'Velahrn. In this yearDragathil is finished.
549 / Year of the Unstoppable Ogre
                                                                                       Silver Village grows to become Silverymoon and is one of the few
550 / Year of the Zealous
                                                                                       thriving trading posts in the North; Bynan "Two-Axes" Oakfeller
551 / Year of the Barren Chamber                                                       becomes the first mayor.
         Estagund is conquered by Reinhar I, warchief of the Arkaiuns of      575 / Year of the Breaching Bulette
                                                                                       Keczulla, a mining town, is founded by the Keczull family during
552 / Year of the Dead                                                                 the height of local gold fever.
553 / Year of the Gnashing Tooth                                                       Thennaris Trollbann discovers the secrets of the "Pyramid of
                                                                                       Magar's Hill."
554 / Year of Waving Wheat
                                                                              576 / Year of the Sunless Passage
         Purskul is founded as an Amnian granary clearinghouse and
         caravan stop.                                                                 The Magister Annath Sunfall, disillusioned with the failures of his
                                                                                       experiments, renounces Mystra and all magic. He is stripped of
555 / Year of Dances Perilous
                                                                                       the office of Magister. The half-elven sage Alvaerele "The Silent
         Ondathel's High Mages recreate their city once again as Myth                  Chosen" Tasundrym becomes Magister (reigns 576-592DR).
         Ondath upon raising a mythal.
                                                                                       King Thorodil of Impiltur orders the "Great Muster," a huge
         Ecmane Truesilver is born in Suzail and his parents arrive in Myth            military inventory and cataloging of the realm.
         Drannor by the year's end.
                                                                              577 / Year of the Alabaster Mounds
556 / Year of the Green Man
                                                                              578 / Year of the Floating Fish
557 / Year of the Melding
                                                                              579 / Year of the Cultured Rake
558 / Year of the Mithral Eagle
                                                                              580 / Year of Loose Coins
         Amn begins external trading.
                                                                                       Ecamane Truesilver becomes one of the first humans to learn of
559 / Year of the Scarlet Dagger                                                       theQuess'Ar'Teranthvar and gain knowledge from it. After ten
                                                                                       months of meditation with the artifact, Ecamane leaves Windsong
560 / Year of the Unknown Truth
                                                                                       Tower, his hair prematurely white due to the magics and wisdom
561 / Year of the Three Setting Suns                                                   he gained from the transformed Nether Scrolls.
         The Guild of Naturalists (the "Beast-Tamers") forms in Myth                   The Orc-King Grimmerfang claims the throne of Vastar after
         Drannor and builds its hall within two years.                                 defeating his rivals, and ends the wars among the orcs for a time.
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         After a hunting accident, the mayor's post of Silverymoon is                    The Magister Ozgor "The Black Scourge" is killed in spellbattle
         turned over to Bynan "Son- Axe" Oakfeller, ranger and son of the                with the adventurer-mage Velgorn Kataclath. Velgorn becomes
         first mayor.                                                                    Magister (reigns 601-607DR).
582 / Year of the Deep Wound                                                    602 / Year of the Glimmering Sea
         The magical bladeIlbratha appears in the hands of Tarag, a             603 / Year of Frigid Ghosts
         merrow chieftan who uses it to carve the two Axe Kingdoms of
                                                                                604 / Year of the Immured Imp
         Khuur and Nmaulk.
                                                                                         Mayor Durind of Silverymoon is found beheaded under mysterious
583 / Year of the Furled Sail
                                                                                         circumstances. Torus, a rich cattle-and-sheep merchant with
584 / Year of the Juggernaut                                                             much local influence, buys the mayorship.
585 / Year of the Ogling Beholder                                               605 / Year of Many Serpents
586 / Year of the Night's Dying                                                          More than twelve mysterious deaths occur in Silverymoon or in
                                                                                         the forests around it, including the burning of the Oakfeller estate
587 / Year of Radiant Rods
                                                                                         and the deaths of Bynan, his wife, and four children.
         Mayor Bynan's younger sister, Tara, leaves Silverymoon to travel
                                                                                606 / Year of the Kindly Lich
         the North and becomes a ranger.
                                                                                         Tara "Two-Blades" Oakfeller returns to Silverymoon to discover
588 / Year of Dragons Dawning
                                                                                         her family dead. She reveals the culprit is Mayor Torus, who was
         Ecamane Truesilver leaves Myth Drannor with comrades and                        killing off any financial or political rivals by sacrificing them to
         pupils of his own to restore proper studies of magic to the Savage              dark gods. Tara kills "the Butcher Mayor" and is elected mayor
         North and redeem the ill deeds of the Netherese archwizards of                  herself.
         the past.
                                                                                607 / Year of the Crystal Vambrace
589 / Year of the Splintered Oak
                                                                                         Weary of the strife and destruction that accompanied his years in
590 / Year of the Turning Leaf                                                           office, the Magister Velgorn Kataclath petitions Mystra for release.
                                                                                         She agrees, and he is transformed into the artifact known as the
         Arms-Major Pirphal dies with most of his patrol in the western
                                                                                         "Haunted Flagon."
         forest, victims of the black dragon Mrinabnahor.Dragathil is lost to
         the elves for the next four centuries, as the wyrm steals it away               Velomar "The Roaring Mage" Dauntcastle becomes Magister
         for its mountain hoard west of the Dragon Sea.                                  (reigns 607-612DR).
591 / Year of Silver Streams                                                    608 / Year of Failed Daggers
         Oakengrove Abbey, a human stronghold dedicated to Silvanus, is         609 / Year of Old Bones
         founded roughly 70 miles west of the Standing Stone.
                                                                                610 / Year of the Spellfire
         Cassius Durind, a popular, level-headed farmer, becomes Mayor
                                                                                         Dwarves conquer the lands of the Vast, overcoming Grimmerfang
         of Silverymoon upon the retiring of Bynan "Son-Axe."
                                                                                         and his orcs, and they found the Realm of Glimmering Swords.
592 / Year of the Supreme Duelist
                                                                                611 / Year of the Normiir
         Growing weary of being Magister, Alvaerle Tasundrym is made a
                                                                                         Draxius (? to 643), King of Cormyr.
         Chosen by Mystra. Ozgor "The Black Scourge" Hyelvel accepts the
         office of Magister (reigns 592-601DR).                                          Amlaruil Moonflower is born on Evermeet.
593 / Year of the Yellow Locus                                                           Low cobblestone defensive walls are erected along the northern
                                                                                         trail leading to Silverymoon, replacing a section of the wooded
594 / Year of the Couched Spear
595 / Year of the Coven
                                                                                612 / Year of the Jester's Smile
         (circa) Jander Sunstar begins travelling the Realms.
                                                                                         The armies of Phalorm and other allied settlements of the North
596 / Year of the Flightless Eagle                                                       led by the Helmite priest Helbrace, shatter the Everhorde at the
                                                                                         Battle of Firetears, south of Triboar, at the cost of much of their
597 / Year of the Hungry Anelace
                                                                                         strength and the life of the elven King Lathlaeril "Leafspear". The
598 / Year of the Pauper                                                                 warriors of Phalorm spend the next two years hunting down the
                                                                                         surviving orc bands that roam the area.
599 / Year of the Scourged Fool
                                                                                         The Magister Velomar Dauntcastle dies in a trap, stabbed through
600 / Year of Fire and Frost
                                                                                         by over sixty sword- thrusts. The Moonshaen sorceress Irithra
         The red wyrm Hoondarrh kills the mage Tharilim and gains                        Dawntanthra accepts the office of Magister (reigns 612- 641DR).
                                                                                613 / Year of the Glaring Eye
         Minsorran's four cities are mysteriously abandoned after being
                                                                                614 / Year of the Shattered Scepter
         snowbound by a freak midwinter blizzard.
                                                                                         Hlondeth finally becomes independant of Chondath.
         (circa) Bunko Battlehammer leads 13,000 dwarves to mithril
         mines northwest of Silverymoon.                                                 Orc hordes under the command of Grunnig "the Red" unite in the
                                                                                         Fields of the Dead into an army called the Horde of the Wastes
         (circa) Clan Ironshield leaves Andalbruin and founds the city of
                                                                                         and attack the realm of Phalorm (commonly referred to as the
                                                                                         Fallen Kingdom). The dwarven King Oskilar, son of Fauril, is slain
         (circa) At this time, little remains of the dwarven realm of                    whilst leading a desperate rearguard action to gain time for the
         Delzoun.                                                                        armies of the realm and the House of Stone is besieged. The
                                                                                         savage fighting near present-day Dragonspear Castle, known as
         (circa) Open sea travel becomes common in the Inner Sea with
                                                                                         the Battle of Sodden Fields, sees Phalorm emerge victorious,
         the development of better ships to sail farther from the coasts.
                                                                                         though her battle strength is sorely damaged. Phalorm's army
         Trade lanes established within twenty-five years.
                                                                                         retreats north seeking to rally at Iniarv's Tower, a fortress of the
601 / Year of the Desolate Warrior                                                       allied seacoast realm of Uthtower.
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         Nessmara, a lamia noble skilled in the Art who dwells amidst the                  (circa) The Sword Heralds of Cormyr begin their activities about
         ruined city of Illimar in the Gulthmere Woods, recovers the                       this time, creating many extradimensional hideaways during the
         broken fragments of theMaguscepter. Once reassembled, the                         next century and beyond.
         sentient scepter twists its mistress's desires towards its own ends:
                                                                                  621 / Year of Nineteen Swords
         ruling the city of Westgate.
                                                                                           Chief Umggok of the Granitefang tribe establishes a small but
615 / Year of the Lamia's Kiss
                                                                                           permanent orc settlement at the foothills of the Moonwood.
         The armies of Phalorm are defeated once more at Iniarv's Tower
                                                                                  622 / Year of Soaring Shadows
         (abode of the long-vanished Mage Royal of Uthtower) by the
         Horde of the Wastes. The battle rouses Iniarv, now a lich, from                   Donal "The Wise Bear" steps down as mayor of Silverymoon to
         crypts deep beneath the fortress. Iniarv attacks both the orcs and                return to his studies and the building of a public library. His
         the armies of Phalorm in his fury, and the fortress is reduced to                 suggestion of an elven comrade to replace him sees the election
         ruins. With cruel humour, he unleashes great magics that cause                    of Mayor Paulorin Felinaun, later known as the "Elf Mayor."
         the seas to rise up and flood the surrounding lands, bringing the
                                                                                  623 / Year of Nightsilver
         realm of Uthtower to an end and devastating the armies of both
         Phalorm and the Horde of the Wastes. The remaining orcs flee             624 / Year of the Journey Home
         into the Sword Mountains (where centuries later their
                                                                                  625 / Year of the Torrents
         descendants found the realm of Uruth Ukrypt) and the area
         becomes a large swamp known as the Mere of Dead Men.                     626 / Year of the Eagle and Falcon
         The realm of Phalorm falls apart as the elves, sickened by the           627 / Year of the Bloodcrystals
         endless warring, abandon the alliance and take ship to Evermeet.
                                                                                           Ecmane Truesilver and his nine apprentices arrive in Silverymoon.
         The dwarves of Phalorm, their numbers greatly reduced, retreat
                                                                                           Claiming five goddesses (Eldath, Mielikki, Lurue, Mystra, and
         to isolated holds deep beneath the Horn Hills or travel east to
                                                                                           Sehanine) drew them here, the mages create a school of magic
         Ammarindar. The humans take council with the remaining
                                                                                           patterned on elven teachings.
         gnomes and halflings in the region, and clear Phalorm's borders
         of orc raiding parties.                                                  628 / Year of the Kobold Hordes
         The Winter Sphinx of Westgate falls to prey to the charms of                      In Silverymoon, Mayor Artus Natek, a rich fish merchant, is
         Nessmara, who has assumed the guise of a gynosphinx using the                     elected after Paulorin "Elf Mayor" elects to travel west to
         powers of theMaguscepter. Within a fortnight, Westgate has its                    Evermeet. Ecamane and his apprentices help rout a Granitefang
         first queen in nearly two centuries.                                              attack against Silverymoon; this marks the first orc attack with no
                                                                                           casualties suffered by town natives.
616 / Year of the Ensorcelled Kings
                                                                                           The Far Horns Forest shrinks to about its current location in
         The remnants of the realm of Phalorm are re-founded as
                                                                                           modern Faerûn.
         Delimbiyran, the Kingdom of Man.
                                                                                  629 / Year of the Empty Hearth
         The adult shadow dragon Aurgloroasa establishes her lair within
         the Thunder Peaks.                                                                Chapter 18 of "Cormyr: A Novel"
         A visiting wizard from the north, who identifies himself only as the              The Silver Lady's Library, named after Mielikki, is established
         Handweaver, is one of many individuals granted a public audience                  adjacent to Ecmane's manse; Ecmane donates his collection of
         with the monarchs of Westgate on Midsummer's Day at the                           rare tomes from Myth Drannor to the library.
         annual Commoner's Court. Despite numerous wards protecting
                                                                                  630 / Year of the Winking Jester
         the monarchs, the Handweaver's spells shatter Queen Nessmara's
         charms, revealing her true nature to all. The ensuing combat pits        631 / Year of the Lone Lark
         the aged androsphinx king of Westgate against the lamia noble,
                                                                                           The Granitefang orcs attack Silverymoon from both north and
         resulting in both of their deaths.
                                                                                           south sides, fighting across the bridge and actually entering the
         The death of the Winter Sphinx and his unmasked mate throws                       city, but they are repelled by the militia and the mages. Due to
         Westgate into chaos, disrupting trade and undermining the profits                 constant troubles with the orcs, Mayor Artus Natek passes the
         of the city's merchants accustomed to over a century of relative                  mantle of leadership to his army commander, Warlord Kieth.
         stability. Most expect the Handweaver to proclaim himself the
                                                                                           The crumbling ruins of Uthtower and its catacombs are seized by
         city's next king, but the wizard, who many suspect to be an
                                                                                           the old black wyrm Chardansearavitriol "Ebondeath." Ebondeath
         avatar or proxy of Azuth, demonstrates no such intentions. After
                                                                                           uses the ruins as a base to extend his rule over the Mere of Dead
         several months of instability, a group of prominent merchants
         approaches the Handweaver regarding the empty throne. The
         sorcerer declines their offer, suggesting his most senior                632 / Year of Burning Skies
         apprentice might be more suitable. Before the year's end, Farnath
                                                                                           The Ice Queen's Winter descends on Myth Ondath starting in
         Ilistar has been crowned king of Westgate, and his mentor, the
                                                                                           Eleint. The seige army of the Ice Queen is led by the lich Vrandak
         Handweaver, has vanished from the city.
                                                                                           the Burnished, and the army is accompanied by magical winter
617 / Year of the Needless Slaughter                                                       storms that last out the year.
618 / Year of the Seige Tower                                                     633 / Year of Chasms
619 / Year of Orcsfall                                                                     Myth Ondath is destroyed, mythal and all, by the Ice Queen's use
                                                                                           of the artifact known as theGatekeeper's Crystal.
         An orc horde pours into western Cormanthyr and the Dales,
         threatening to overrun Semberholme and the southern Dales. The                    After toiling for years, Demron completesKeryvian, the Arms-
         ballad "Battlestars at Tilver's Gap" tells the tale of the destruction            Major's Foebane and the greatest of theBaneblades. Demron
         of the orcs from Thunder Peaks by the combined Dalesmen militia                   succumbs to exhaustion due to his work on the blade, dying two
         and elven armies.                                                                 days after the final magics are set into the sword. In honor of his
                                                                                           work for the city of Myth Drannor and his magecraft, House
         After a dozen years as mayor of Silverymoon, Tara dies from a
                                                                                           Ammath and numerous other contributors fund a temple to
         fever. The town elects the popular wizard and sage Donal "the
                                                                                           Demron's patron god Azuth, which is built on and around
         Wise Bear" Ethen as mayor.
                                                                                           Demron's Tower over the next four years. Once complete,
620 / Year of the Mountain Crypt                                                           Demron's remains are the first interred in the temple's crypts.

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         The Storm Prophet Tothur displays theChanting Chain, a                          Drannor. Humans remain and fight the orcs to retain their new
         spellbook holy to Talos, in the Great Bazaar of the Master of                   homes.
         Gargoyles in western Shaar.
                                                                                650 / Year of the Falling Tower
634 / Year of the Darkspawn
                                                                                         Travelers frequently pass between Ascalhorn and Silverymoon,
         Warlord Kieth leads the fledgling army of Silverymoon and a                     and trade opens with the dwarves.
         cadre of mages to victory over the Granitefang orcs in the Battle
                                                                                         (circa) The noted mage Rathdaen roams the Realms.
         of Brokenfang. This battle destroys the humanoid's settlement
         and halts all orc attacks on the city for more than four years.        651 / Year of the Waning Sun
635 / Year of the Soldier's Forfeit                                                      The Fourth Shalarin Passing.
636 / Year of the Luminous Tabard                                               652 / Year of the Viper
637 / Year of the Silver Sun                                                             Zaor Moonflower becomes one of the youngest officers of the
                                                                                         Akh'Velahr in Cormanthyr.
         Silverymoon elects Ecamane Truesilver as the first High Mage to
         rule the city; stone walls are constructed around the city's           653 / Year of the Killing Blow
         perimeter. Stone walls are constructed around the city's perimeter
                                                                                         Start of the Ninth Serôs War under the Inner Sea.
         and are completed by Uktar. Year 0 in the Silverymoon Calendar.
                                                                                654 / Year of the Coveted Briars
638 / Year of the Menial Phrases
                                                                                         Many druids' enclaves, both human and elven, are established
639 / Year of Ire's Immolation
                                                                                         this year throughout both Cormanthyr and the Realms at large.
640 / Year of the Fanged Beast
                                                                                         Battle of the Haunted Plains. After their defeat here, more than
         First mining and trading encampments at Zhentil Keep.                           80% of all merrow in the Inner Sea flee or are driven south,
                                                                                         behind the Sharksbane Wall. The remainder survive within the
         The cities of Ormath and Lheshayl come under constant attack
                                                                                         Hmer Plateau or among the ruins on the Haunted Plains.
         from saber-toothed tigers until the beasts are driven off.
                                                                                655 / Year of the Volanth
         The archmage Tallrunner Tigris, later known as Tulrun, is born.
                                                                                         Three years of war destroys the two Axe Kingdoms along the
         The Sword Heralds of Cormyr create an extra-dimensional
                                                                                         coastal waters of the Dragon Coast and Sembia. The Axe
         labyrinth for the amusement of the jaded young nobles of House
                                                                                         Kingdoms of Khuur and Nmalk are the last pretenses of "civilized"
         Auantiver and stock it with all manner of monstrous creatures.
                                                                                         merrow in Serôs (the Inner Sea).
641 / Year of the Necropolis
                                                                                656 / Year of the Peaceful Seas
         The adventurer-mage Dathchaunt Sandrach becomes Magister
                                                                                         The Circle of Flames completes theScrolls Ardentym this year.
         (reigns 641-657DR) after accidentally slaying Irithra.
                                                                                         Akh'Faer scholars and strategists receive six incomplete fragments
642 / Year of the Sifting Sands                                                          of the Scrolls, but only the Circle and the Srinshee have complete
                                                                                         copies of them.
         Nytholops takes the throne as Mage-King of Milvarn.
                                                                                         End of the Ninth Serôs War. Dure to merrow invading their
         Sundryl Aeravansel dies.
                                                                                         territory and adding to their enemies' populations, sahaugin send
         Bellodar III, crowned king of Old Impiltur (?-922DR).                           massive raiding parties storming over the Sharksbane Wall. All
                                                                                         this serves as retribution for the other races invading Aleaxtis,
643 / Year of the Nesting Harpy
                                                                                         and that continues the Ninth War for another year.
         The wizard Nezram "Worldwalker" leaves his tower on the shores
                                                                                657 / Year of the Nine Stars
         of Azulduth.
                                                                                         The Magister Dathchaunt Sandrach dies in a violent summer
         [Old Empires] The wizard Nezram "Worldwalker" leaves his
                                                                                         storm while experimenting with aball lightning spell. Jhesiyra
         tower on the shores of Azulduth.
                                                                                         Kestellharp, an ex-apprentice of Halaster Blackcloak, accepts the
         Unther lays seige to Laothkund. Beginning of the "Seige of                      office of Magister (reigns 658-667DR).
         Tears." The seige lasts thirty-four years. In truth, Laothkund
                                                                                658 / Year of the Dangerous Game
         would have fallen within the first ten years were it not for tunnels
         secretly dug by Theskan forces, extending from the fishing village              Rathdaen, a Cormyrean mage and Realms-wide explorer of note,
         of Ashkelon to the east, allowing supplies and food to be brought               arrives in Myth Drannor after a decades-long absence. While
         in right under the encamped Untheri forces.                                     never a native, he is close friends with many practitioners of the
                                                                                         Art in the City of Song, and remains as a guest for years at a
644 / Year of the Gleaming Gates
645 / Year of the Costly Gift
                                                                                         A gate is secretly established between the Hall of the Naturalists
         The wizard Maskyr gains Maskyr's Vale from the dwarven King                     in Myth Drannor and the Underhalls of Mount Melairbode
         Tuir "Stonebeard" by plucking out his right eye as the cost of                  (Undermountain).
         gaining the vale. Humans soon begin making their first permanent
                                                                                         During this time, it becomes fashionable among the
         settlements in the Vast
                                                                                         adventuresome scions of Cormyr's noble houses to run the
646 / Year of the Tormented Souls                                                        gauntlet of beasts dwelling in the Sword Herald-created Auantiver
647 / Year of the Wayward Heart
                                                                                659 / Year of the Hunting Ghosts (NOTE: This Year is also known
648 / Year of the Dancing Daggers
                                                                                as the Year of Mages' Dawning)
         Death of Baron Hurst Amadin in an orc attack on his High Castle
                                                                                         More than 50 wizards from Myth Drannor and other parts of the
         west of Semberholme.
                                                                                         Realms migrate to Silverymoon.
649 / Year of the Bloody Crown
                                                                                         The archmage Tulrun arrives in Silverymoon; Ecmane Truesilver
         The dwarven Realm of Glimmering Swords falls to the orcs in the                 sends him to Myth Drannor to study magic under the tutelage of
         Battle of Deepfires. A number of dwarven clans flee under the                   the Seven Wizards.
         earth, while other craftsmen and noncombatants migrate to Myth
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660 / Year of the Morning Horn                                                    668 / Year of the Telling Tome
         Due to the death and destruction of the just-ended Ninth Serôs                   Wizards begin mysteriously disappearing this year from Myth
         War, the Laws of Battle are drafted by the merfolk, shalarin and                 Drannor and all of Cormanthyr. The only clue is that all the
         Dukars to avoid that kind of genocidal violance from ever fouling                visiblegates throughout the city crackle ominously and flash blue
         the waters of Serôs again.                                                       lightning within their boundaries. (In truth, Halaster Blackcloak of
                                                                                          Undermountain is abducting wizards at random and banishing
661 / Year of the Bloody Tusk
                                                                                          them to the Underhalls.)
         Height of Myth Drannor.
                                                                                  669 / Year of the Brutal Beast
         The Coronal Eltargrim of Myth Drannor, at dawn on the last day
                                                                                          Abarat the Alabaster, an elf archmage with a reputation for plane-
         of Midsummer festivals, passes on to Aravandor, leaving only
                                                                                          walking, resigns as head of the Six Tyryl Towers wizards' school
         theAr'Cor'Kerym, hisRuler's Blade, hovering in mid-air atop the
                                                                                          and announces plans to build a tower north of the city and
         Rule Tower. Aravae Irithyl, his niece and heir, proclaims a city-
                                                                                          Cormanthor in the western reaches of the Beast Marches (soon to
         wide period of Mourning for the next five years. Thus ends the
                                                                                          be called Thar).
         Sixth Rysar of Cormanthyr after 866 years.
                                                                                          The Magister Nerren Prentiyuel is slain, along with his five
         Ogres from the Cloud Peaks and Small Teeth sack the towns of
                                                                                          attackers, in a spellduel. The office of Magister passes to the
         Imnescar and Trademeet, and nearly lay seige to Esmeltarann
                                                                                          moon elf Filverel Donnathlascen (reigns 669-694DR).
         until stopped by the army of General Rashturl.
                                                                                          [Old Empires] The settlement of Maerduuth is founded by
661 to 714
                                                                                          Soorenar as a mining and smelting town and a garrison against
         (circa) [Planes] Amaunator dies of neglect                                       the Rangemen Clans of Rauthauvyn Vale.
662 / Year of the People's Mourning                                               670 / Year of Many Floods
         Strohm II (520 to 735), 2nd ½elf grandson of Strohm I, King of                   Entering the Vault of Ages for the first time in years due to an
         Tethyr.                                                                          outbreak of drow within the northwestern forests, the Spell-Major
                                                                                          Paeris Haladar finds it empty, the greatest and oldest treasures of
         The mage Rathdaen dies peacefully in his sleep, to the sorrow of
                                                                                          Cormanthyr all gone!
         many of Myth Drannor's inhabitants. He leaves theTome of
         Rathdaen to his apprentice, a foolish braggart by the name of                    Drow infest the northern forests, seeking to build a stronghold
         Narsel, who fears attacks by jealous rivals trying to steal his                  over the ruins of Moander's temple. The Akh'Velahr clears all the
         master's legacy and immediately leaves for parts west.                           drow out within 20 months.
         The heirs of the Cormyrean houses of Bleth, Crownsilver, and                     (circa) The monument to the dwarven hero Karlyn of House
         Truesilver die in the monster-filled interdimensional Auantiver                  Kuldelver becomes known as the Wailing Dwarf.
                                                                                  671 / Year of the Shrouded Slayer
663 / Year of the Baleful Song
                                                                                          Travelers become frequent between Ascalhorn and Silverymoon
         Pyraan the Grim and Peridar Snowbrows secede from the faculty                    as trade opens up with the dwarves of the North.
         of the Incanistaeum, reducing the "Seven Wizards" of Myth
                                                                                          Twenty months after building an ivory tower north of Cormanthor,
         Drannor to five.
                                                                                          the moon elf wizard Abarat contacts former associates for aid
664 / Year of the Falling Petals                                                          against a besieging army of monsters. Though some arrive within
                                                                                          hours of receiving the magical message, they discover that both
         The Heir's Passing: Aravae Irithyl, the heir of the Coronal of
                                                                                          Abarat and the monsters are all missing, as are any external signs
         Cormanthyr, and all of her personal guard are found dead under
                                                                                          of anything amiss. Abarat was never found or heard from again,
         mysterious circumstances the morning after Cinnaelos'Cor. The
                                                                                          but his unfinished tower of pure ivory, thereafter known as
         Srinshee and the High Court Mages insist on maintaining the
                                                                                          Abarat's Folly, still stands as a monument of elf wizardry and as a
         Mourning Days and add the funeral of Aravae to the solemn times
                                                                                          beacon to adventurers seekinggates to the planes that many
         while staving off a succession war among the noble Houses of
                                                                                          claim to have seen inside.
                                                                                  672 / Year of the Angry Caverns
665 / Year of Ashen Tears
                                                                                          Many dwarf settlers of Myth Drannor, most of them refugee clans
         Due to political pressure amid his family, Taeral Olortynaal
                                                                                          from the fallen Realm of the Glittering Swords, leave the city and
         discontinues his long association with the Incanistaeum of Myth
                                                                                          move north to the southern shores of the Dragon Sea. They
                                                                                          reopen the westernmost mines of Sarphil, known as the Lost
666 / Year of Stern Judgement                                                             Ways, which honeycomb a lengthy escarpment (known as the
                                                                                          Scarp) that looms over the eastern reaches of Tailings Bay.
         The Claiming Chaos: The end of the Mourning Days demands an
         immediate decision on the succession of the Coronal. A claiming          673 / Year of the Covenant
         Ceremony is convened to determine the next Coronal of Myth
                                                                                          The fledgling town of Hillsafar, named in honor of the dwarf clan
         Drannor and Cormanthyr. After 40 elves and the Rule Tower itself
                                                                                          of the same name, is founded by elves, half-elves, and humans
         are destroyed, the Srinshee steps in, easily swinging theelfblade
                                                                                          on the western shore of Tailings Bay to trade with the dwarves of
         free of its perch. As it is brandished before her, the golden light of
                                                                                          the Scarp. Some found this settlement to both keep drow out of
         the blade crystallizes around her in a massive diamond-shaped
                                                                                          the area and maintain some vigilance over Moander's Crypt.
         energy field that engulfs and restores the Rule Tower. Finally,
                                                                                          Within a few decades, the town's name is corrupted and
         with a whirl of magic, the Srinshee, the magical field, and the
                                                                                          shortened to Hillsfar.
         weapon all disappear.
                                                                                          Many of Myth Drannor's less-established craftsmen migrate to the
667 / Year of the Austere Cerimonies
                                                                                          new city in search of new opportunities.
         By early summer, the Council of Twelve now rules over Myth
                                                                                  674 / Year of the Nomad
         Drannor, crafting a new form of representative government. The
         city is without a Coronal for the first time in it's existence.                  Soldier's Blade, but the Akh'Faer'sArtblade, retrieved from a deep
                                                                                          dragon's lair far beneath the Storm Horn Mountains.
         After the disappearance of Jhesiyra Kestellharp, the office of
                                                                                          Unfortunately, his reward is personal heartbreak as he realizes
         Magister passes to the mage Nerren Prentiyuel (reigns 667-
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        that all he worked for is gone with the passings of both the          680 / Year of the Long March (NOTE: This Year is also known as
        Coronal and Aravae.                                                   the Year of the Storm Skeleton)
        Josidiah does not take up his rightful place as Lord-Speaker of                Many Chondathian mercinaries return home from the North Coast
        House Starym, but he does (by right of the elf-blade he restores               Campaign. Chondath begins to concentrate its efforts on fledgling
        to Myth Drannor) take over the leadership of the Akh'Faer and                  Sembia.
        thus rise to a seat on the Council of Twelve. Josidiah refuses to
                                                                                       Many human and dwarf stonemasons migrate from Myth Drannor
        discuss it, but many notice that he no longer walks with his
                                                                                       to Hillsafar to aid that fledgling city in constructing its first
        magnificent cat Guenhwyvar, and some whisper he had to trade
                                                                                       encircling defensive wall.
        the cat's figurine of power for the blade. Of his 12 original
        comrades, only one survived: Onas Ulondarr, an elf bladesinger of              After more than a decade, wizards of the Guild of Naturalists
        House Ulondarr. Returning to the city married to Maira Shieldark,              piece together the clues and realize that Halaster Blackcloak has
        a human wizardess of Arabel, they bring with them four adult                   been abducting wizards all throughout Cormanthyr in retaliation
        half-elf children (three women, one man; all rangers): Alupiira,               for their plundering of his monsters in Undermountain. The guild
        Vaeala, Shaeia, and Rahsil.                                                    mounts a rescue expedition into the dungeon, which never
                                                                                       returns, and they quietly end their sorties to Undermountain.
675 / Year of the Bloodfeud
                                                                                       Attempts to dispels or destroy thegate connecting their hall with
        The scandalous House Ulondarr, by openly accepting half-elves                  Undermountain meet with failure.
        among the direct succession, suffers censure and much grief (and
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Nydane the Elder takes the title "Overlord of the
        not a few attacks by mercenaries and assassins) from the other
                                                                                       North Coast," a move that does not go over well with the newly-
        Houses of Myth Drannor. The attacks and social intrigues last for
                                                                                       independant city-states.
        the next 50 years.
                                                                              681 / Year of the Zombie Lords
        [Old Empires] The Seige of Tears ends as Thesk officially enters
        the war and reinforcements finally break through to Laothkund.                 Nezram's tower destroyed by the green dragon Chathuulandroth.
        In the thirty-four years since Unther lays seige to the city, over             Nezram's children are scattered or slain.
        80% of the populace dies, either from the war or disease.
                                                                                       During the festival of Greengrass, Achveult Tattercloak, a student
676 / Year of the Gruesome Grimoires                                                   of the Seven Wizards of Myth Drannor, and his consort,
                                                                                       Tlanchass, depart from the Sixstars intersection in a most
        Taeral Olortynaal returns to the Incanistaeum and to the "Seven
                                                                                       spectacular fashion. The latter, who had long maintained the
        Wizards," though they are still only five in number. Later this
                                                                                       guise of a beautiful human female, revealed her true form by
        year, in a politically motivated spell battle among some noble
                                                                                       transforming into a gold dragon, and the pair then go off to the
        elves and humans, gold elf students accidentally kill Taeral and
                                                                                       south and west.
        two human students. These elves are never charged with the
        crimes, as they frame the only non-elf left, and the innocent                  [Old Empires] Nezram's tower is destroyed by the green dragon
        Arlesn of Arabel is forever banished from Myth Drannor for a                   Chathuulandroth. Nezram's children are scattered or slain.
        crime he didn't commit.
                                                                              682 / Year of the Howling
        [Old Empires] Nydane the Elder becomes King of Thesk.
                                                                                       The Masked and Mentor Wintercloak effectively disband the
677 / Year of the Resonant Silence                                                     "Seven Wizards" by leaving Myth Drannor with their last four
                                                                                       students, all gnomes. Their departure, when one of Mentor's
        Hym Kraaven, senior among the "Seven Wizards", uncovers the
                                                                                       properties (an old stone tower) abruptly uprooted itself and flew
        truth about Taeral's death and is swiftly killed in "an out-of-
                                                                                       up into the sky, heading north by northwest, was surprisingly
        control tavern brawl" by agents and friends of the now-rogue and
                                                                                       open. The Incanistaeum now lies solely in the hands of Sakaala of
        obviously power-mad magelings of House Faerondarl.
                                                                                       the Seven Rings.
678 / Year of the Poignant Poniard
                                                                              683 / Year of the Tainted Troll
        Lord Councilor Kharis Maerdrym and his hunting party, which
                                                                                       The young but already learned mage Nezras arrives in Myth
        included several humans of note, mysteriously disappear off the
                                                                                       Drannor where he joins the Six Tyryl Towers to learn more of
        coast of Delthuntle during a Grand Hunt of a near-legendary
                                                                                       magic. The grand-nephew of Nezram the World-Walker, Nezras
        greater quelzarn. Agents of Unther are suspected in the attack (as
                                                                                       seeks knowledge that will restore his uncle'sUnique Mageries
        are some of Lord Maerdrym's usual political foes).
                                                                                       tome to his keeping.
679 / Year of the Scarlet Sash
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Nydane garrisons Delthuntle and Laothkund,
        Unther is forced to recognize independence of the North Coast                  effectively bringing them under the dominion of Thesk.
        Cities. Unther never recovers from this long, costly, and bloody
                                                                                       A great orc horde, led by priestesses of Shar, boils out of the
                                                                                       Akanapeaks into the Chessentan Territories. The horde is finally
        End of second Untheric Empire.                                                 defeated at the gates of Cimbar itself.
        Hillsafar is nearly destroyed by an army of deepspawn-bred                     Beginning of the transformation of Cymbaril from local hearth
        monsters emerging from the tangled, treacherous Beast Marches                  goddess to her current incarnation with the rise of Haela
        to the west. The Akh'Velahr reinforcements of Cormanthyr                       Dovenstar, first of the Shieldmaidens.
        succeed in dispersing the beasts by the first snowfall of winter. A
                                                                              684 / Year of the Sundered Crypt
        small garrison of troops remain stationed in Hillsafar for the
        protection of the northern forests and villages until Myth                     Dwarves of the clan Tarynstone are found digging deep tunnels
        Drannor's Fall.                                                                under Myth Drannor despite the long-held prohibition against
                                                                                       such actions. Furthermore, some elf Houses are outraged that the
        [Old Empires] Unther forced to recognize independence of the
                                                                                       dwarves' tunneling in restricted areas collapsed some nigh-
        North Coast Cities. Unther never recovers from this long, costly,
                                                                                       forgotten deep crypts of the elder or long-gone Houses. Clan
        and bloody campaign.
                                                                                       Tarynstone and its 350 dwarves, despite a cry within the Ruling
        End of the second Untheric Empire.                                             Council for death sentences and an equally loud cry for acquittal,
                                                                                       are exiled from Myth Drannor and Cormanthyr. The clan
        The North Coast League is convened in Delthuntle and a pact of
                                                                                       emigrates west into the Thunder Peaks.
        alliance is signed by the newly-liberated cities.
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        Two among the eight senior officers and one junior officer spilt                Silverymoon in the trusted hands of colleagues there (in the cases
        off from the other armathors of Myth Drannor to join the                        of wizards not moving there themselves), though some wizards
        resigning High Court Mage and Councilor Shyael Ildacer to pursue                take off with their secrets for parts unknown over the next twelve
        a new course as the "followers of the Srinshee's dream", the                    years.
        Eternal Srinnala.
                                                                               695 / Year of the Fanciful Feasts
686 / Year of the Unshriven
                                                                               696 / Year of the Great Escape
        Nezras the Scholar weds the elf wizardess Raejiisa Sicafei after
                                                                               697 / Year of the Triton's Horn
        both graduate from their studies at the Six Tyryl Towers of Myth
        Drannor.                                                               698 / Year of the Voracious Vole
687 / Year of the Wandering Sylph                                              699 / Year of Rampaging Raaserpents
688 / Year of the Zephyr                                                                The Magister Larongar "Firehands" is killed in a trap set by the
                                                                                        beholder mage Quaervaxthanus. The beholder becomes Magister
689 / Year of the Eager Executioner
                                                                                        (reigns 699-705DR).
        The displaced Archmage Paeris Haladar attempts to slay Josidiah
                                                                                        King Amarkos II of Impiltur and a host of mounted archers slay
        Starym with spells, vowing vengeance for his loss of status.
                                                                                        the great red wyrm Malagarthaul "Flaming Claws." To
        Josidiah survives four assassination attempts but is nearly slain in
                                                                                        comemmorate the slaying, royal mages craft the bladeMalagar,
        an Honor Duel called to settle the feud. When Paeris seizes the
                                                                                        "the Burnfang."
        fallenArtblade, he is found unworthy of its power and
        responsibility. Forever after, dead magic zone surrounds and           700 / Year of the Slain Raven
        permeates Paeris Haladar, making him a pariah to all within
                                                                                        The forests of Moondale, founded shortly after the raising of the
        Cormanthyr. Josidiah reclaims theelfblade and returns to his post
                                                                                        Standing Stone, are completely cleared by this date even though
        as Spell-Major with honor.
                                                                                        no living tree was ever felled by its people.
        Matron Aunrae becomes Matron Mother of ruling House Nasadra
                                                                               701 / Year of the White Jonquil
        in Ched Nasad. Her power in the city is nigh absolute.
                                                                               702 / Year of the Clutching Death
690 / Year of the Clashing Blades
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Organized by the lich Morgoroth, the undead of
        Sakaala of the Seven Rings disbands and dismantles the
                                                                                        Shalhoond ravage northern Murghom and Semphar before being
        Incanistaeum, the school of wizardry run by the Seven Wizards of
                                                                                        destroyed and scattered.
        Myth Drannor. She and her three remaining apprentice-students
        (two elves, one half-elf) leave for parts unknown after growing                 First appearance of the Cult of Mithras.
        wings from their backs and taking flight. At last sighting, they are
                                                                               703 / Year of the Shambling Ice
        headed to the northwest.
                                                                               704 / Year of the Emerald Citadel
        (circa) [Old Empires] Unified under the leadership of a
        powerful warrior, the Nars begin to raid into northern Thesk and                The Ildacer clan, due to the internal machinations of the Ruling
        the Great Dale.                                                                 Council and other factions (specifically Lord Venali Starym and the
                                                                                        Guild of Wizards, Conjurers and Enchanters), loses much of its
691 / Year of the Stricken Sun
                                                                                        holdings, monies, and social status in Myth Drannor. While the
692 / Year of Crawling Crags                                                            Ildacers lose all their estates, they move into and maintain four
                                                                                        inns and taverns within the city. With the loss of Riirose, the
        Tulrun, a former apprentice of Mentor Winterclaok, journeys to
                                                                                        Eternal Srinnala moves their base of operations into some old
        Ysgard this year (and remains for over a century) after
                                                                                        abandoned mages' towers north of the city, which are owned by
        encountering a Shard of Selune in the long-forgotten ruins of the
                                                                                        another member.
        Abbey of the Moon.
                                                                               705 / Year of Watchful Eyes
        The Tejarn Purchase: Tethyr, due to financial troubles, sells the
        lands between the headwaters of the Sulduskoon and the Tejarn                   Ecamane's final apprentice miscasts afind familiar spell and mixes
        Hills to King Brinnaq of Amn.                                                   his form with that of a cat. Ederan Nharimlur now has light gold
                                                                                        fur covering his skin and the green eyes of a cat.
        [Old Empires] Nydane the Elder dies from poisoned wine at a
        banquet in Milvarune; his son, Nydane the Younger, becomes                      The beholder Magister Quaervaxthanus is slain by the human
        King of Thesk.                                                                  Almer Galarthund. Almer becomes Magister (reigns 705-709DR),
                                                                                        but is horribly maimed in the battle.
693 / Year of the Engimatic Smile
                                                                               706 / Year of the Realmsrage
        [Old Empires] Nydane the Younger annexes the rest of the
        North Coast, and forces the kings of the cities to submit to him.      707 / Year of Portents Perilous
694 / Year of the Ominous Oracle                                               708 / Year of Bound Evils
        High Mage Truesilver and twenty-one other wizards cast mighty                   High Mages and three battalions of Akh'Faer mages battle a
        protections and enchantments on the walls of Silverymoon.                       resurgence of evil beasts and cultists of the fallen god Moander
                                                                                        near the site of his fallen temple. While the cult is dispersed,
        The elven Magister Filverel Donnathlascen is killed in a spellduel
                                                                                        numerous "lost spells" of Moander's clergy are recovered from the
        with the gold elf Larongar "Firehands" Veverell. Veverell becomes
                                                                                        ruins by the elder priests and restored to use.
        Magister (reigns 694-699DR).
                                                                                        Three nycaloths escape their dimensional pocket prison that
        The first divinations and portents of doom arrive via Darcassan,
                                                                                        floated invisibly high above Cormanthyr. Their freedom depended
        the diviner of Windsong Tower. He tells the Elders of Windsong
                                                                                        on a "red dragon that never held malice or greed in its heart
        Tower of the signs, but they keep the knowledge from the public
                                                                                        [flying] over the Coronal's throne." As Saeval Ammath and his
        to prevent a panic. Given the climate of distrust and factionalism,
                                                                                        adopted dragon-mount Garnet flew above Myth Drannor, they
        this news is also kept secret from the Council, as it is uncertain
                                                                                        weakened the dimensional prison enough for the nycaloths to
        where the threat to Myth Drannor's security lies.
        The Circle of Flames and the wizards of Windsong Tower begin
                                                                               709 / Year of the Earnest Oaths
        spiriting magical items and tomes (including theScrolls Ardentym
        and theKeryfaertel) safety. Many end up in Ascalhorn and
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        The three nycaloths and their summoned yugoloth allies spend 29                High Mage Truesilver dies in the Battle at Silversgate, but names
        months drawing together their forces amid the mountains and                    as his successor Aglanthol the Red, his great-nephew and head
        hills north of the Dragon Sea. In all, their army consists of orcs,            apprentice; by year's end, High Mage Aglanthol adopts the Staff
        ogres, bugbears, hobgoblins, gnolls, flinds, trolls, and an ever-              of Silverymoon as his symbol of rulership.
        growing assortment of lesser yugoloths.
                                                                               713 / Year of the Firedrake
        Start of the Tenth Serôs War. This is the start of more than seven
                                                                                       TheMonarch Mordent, an elven man-o-war, crashes into the Army
        separate civil wars that tear apart the nations under the Inner
                                                                                       of Darkness outside of Myth Drannor. The site of the crash
        Sea, putting nearly all the other races against each other, with
                                                                                       becomes known as Monarch's Fall Glade.
        conflicts spanning merman vs. merman vs. shalarin vs. sea elf.
                                                                                       The Weeping War rages on, though the allies manage to
        The Night of Twelve Magisters: Cloning himself a dozen times, the
                                                                                       eliminate Malimshaer and Gaulguth, two of the three nycaloths
        ambitious archmage Zunroun Ilber of Calimport attacks the
                                                                                       leading the Army of Darkness. While three major campaigns
        Magister Almer Galarthund on the 4th of Eleasias. Almer dies in
                                                                                       rocked the forest for much of the year, there is a tense peace
        the attack, leaving all nine surviving clones to become Magister.
                                                                                       from Greengrass to Midsummer's Night. During this time, many
        The clones quickly go insane and slay each other. The original
                                                                                       Myth Drannan natives emigrate either to sister cities outside of
        Zunroun, having survived the chaos, is killed by his apprentice,
                                                                                       Cormanthor or to Semberholme and Tangled Vale settlements;
        Illinge Hardraw. Illinge is killed in turn by the local archmage
                                                                                       After more than 200 years, the Twisted Tower falls once again to
        Belmer of the Six Thunders, who dies soon after under the hands
                                                                                       the dark elves, marking the refounding of the Lands Under
        of his own apprentice, Turnrock Draether. After the night's chaos,
                                                                                       Shadow in western Cormanthor.
        Turnrock emerges as Magister (reigns 709-762DR).
                                                                               714 / Year of Doom
710 / Year of the Toppled Throne
                                                                                       Fall of Myth Drannor. The final campaigns of the elves and allies
        Drow attacks in Cormyr claim the lives of three noble families of
                                                                                       against the Army of Darkness see the reestablishment of Elven
        the realm. While believed dead, most of the nobles survive as
                                                                                       Court as a seat of elven power in Cormanthyr while Myth Drannor
        slaves in the Underdark.
                                                                                       falls under siege by the Army of Darkness. With the slaughter of
        Full summoning of the Army of Darkness begins north of the                     the army and cavalry, little can be done against the Siege of
        Dragon's Sea, and they march by year's end.                                    Shadow, which descends on Myth Drannor on the 21st day of
        A gate to the Abyss opens above the palace of Westgate, and a
        large host of tiefling warriors flee through it, hotly pursued by a            Battle of Burnt Ridge. Many of the city's mages fall here.
        small company of tanar'ri. Much of the royal palace is destroyed
                                                                                       Lady Steel dies fighting the city's attackers; her contingencies
        in the resulting conflagration, and King Thartryn Ilistar I perishes
                                                                                       trigger a massive explosion that slays many evil beings.
        under mysterious circumstances during the blaze. Although
        eventually the fiends are banished back to the Abyss and the gate              Druth Daern hides during the final battle and later emerges to
        closed, the bulk of the tiefling army survives the battle, in far              ransack the ruins.
        better shape than the city's own forces. Within a fortnight, the
                                                                                       In Silverymoon, the group of allied warriors and mages known as
        leader of the tieflings, Iyachtu Xvim, seizes the throne of
                                                                                       the Seven of Silver open a gateway to Myth Drannor to aid in its
        Westgate and the surviving scions of the royal house of Ilistar are
                                                                                       defense, but they succeed only in allowing twelve elves and
        driven into exile. Once the throne is his, the Fiend King imposes
                                                                                       humans to escape. The Seven of Silver are immortalized by the
        his draconian rule over the entire city, a reign of tyranny in
                                                                                       bard's song "Seven Silvers Falling," sung by those wishing to
        keeping with his claim to be the Son of Bane.
                                                                                       commemorate a noble sacrifice.
711 / Year of the Despairing Elves
                                                                                       The Banes' Duel: The climax of the war was the duel between the
        Late in the autumn of this year, the Army of Darkness overruns                 two final opposing army leaders. The Banes' Duel between the
        the mining and trading encampments on the western Moonsea                      forces of Aulmpiter the nycaloth and Captain Fflar lasts for two
        (the site that will become Zhentil Keep). By early winter, the first           whole days, and ends with the pair facing off in mortal combat on
        incursions into Cormanthor have begun.                                         the 15th day of Flamerule. While neither body is ever identified,
                                                                                       the magical blast that engulfs them robs both armies of their
        The Weeping War begins on the Feast of the Moon with the
        Northern Massacres campaign as the Army of Darkness engages
        many elf patrols and destroys many elf villages and clan enclaves.             The Siege lasts until the Final Flight in Flamerule, as the now-
                                                                                       direction-less hordes of the Army of Darkness simply swarm over
        [Old Empires] Gharamun, last Arch-Druid of the Methwood,
                                                                                       Myth Drannor's last defenders by savagery and sheer weight of
        launches a Wild Hunt against the loggers and hunters of Unther.
                                                                                       numbers. Only 200 elves allies out of the 3000 who remained to
        In the ensuing chaos many small villages and towns are razed,
                                                                                       defend the City of Song escaped to tell of the city's passing,
        and the carnage threatens to spread as Gharamun, subtly
                                                                                       among them, Zaor Moonflower. Among the casualties were
        influenced by the evils of Tiamat, widens his Hunt to include all of
                                                                                       Josidiah Starym, who nobly sacrificed himself with the destruction
        Unther. Gilgeam marshalls his forces and attacks the druids in the
                                                                                       of theArtblade. His remains were never recovered.
        heart of the Methwood. Many Untheri soldiers are slaughtered by
        the forces of the forest, but in the end Gharamun is killed, and               [Old Empires] The archmage Shaeroon arrives in Alaghon,
        the druids are broken and scattered, with many of them fleeing                 fleeing the Fall of Myth Drannor.
        northwest to the Emerald Enclave.
                                                                               715 / Year of the Hungry Jaws
712 / Year of the Lost Lance (NOTE: This Year is called the Year of
                                                                                       The elves of Cormanthor spend this summer and the next hunting
the Moon's Tears in the Pool of Radiance computer game)
                                                                                       down and killing the remnants of the Army of Darkness, until the
        Beginning of the nycaloth-led assault on Myth Drannor, the                     woods are cleansed. This work takes all the magic they have, and
        Woods of Cormanthyr, and the Lands of the Dragonreach by the                   most of their best warrior blood.
        Army of Darkness. The Weeping War continues throughout the
                                                                                       Monsters run wild in all the Realms this year.
        year, resulting in the deaths of many heroes and the collective
        Harpers at Twilight, including the Lady Dathlue Mistwinter. There              (circa) The civil wars of the Inner Sea flare again with the
        are four major campaigns this year, and Myth Drannor nearly falls              interjection of Myth Drannan refugees into the sea elven
        prey to the Army of Darkness. The Nameless Chosen is near-                     population. These migrations saw a sudden backlash of concern
        mortally wounded at Silversgate, and the Chosen Elminster is lost              that the elves were trying to restore the 1,000-years'-fallen
        among the planes for a time.                                                   Aryselmalyr empire.

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716 / Year of Reaching Regret                                                     725 / Year of the Shorn Beard
717 / Year of the Druid's Wrath                                                            (circa) Reinhar IX "the Foolish" reigns in Dambrath.
         Turmish is routed by the druids of the Emerald Enclave, and the          726 / Year of the Dowager Lady
         wizard leaders of Turmish, the Windlass, are beheaded. The
                                                                                  727 / Year of the Purloined Throne
         druids establish themselves in Ilighon, the Chondalwood, and the
         Winterwood.                                                                       - ise of Keryvyr. Unnoticed during the Tenth War, sea elves clear
                                                                                           and resettle a portion of the cliffs above the haunted Plains (the
         The young boy Rhyester, blind from birth, sees the dawn on the
                                                                                           Bay of Yhaunn off Sembia). Within twenty-five years, the
         first day of Ches and has his sight for the first time in his life. By
                                                                                           settlement grows into a string of cities and outposts spanning the
         year's end, he and other folk faithful to Lathander have
                                                                                           western cliffs.
         constructed a crude temple to the God of the Dawn in
         Silverymoon.                                                                      [Old Empires] The border-town of Peleveran is re-founded by
                                                                                           enterprising merchant concerns (subtly influenced by priests of
         End of the Dukars. The Dukars have remained outside the
                                                                                           Gargauth, who turn it into a center of their faith).
         Hmurran civil wars aside from protecting bystanders and
         innocents and upholding the Laws of Battle. During this year, of         728 / Year of the Sleeping Princess
         which few facts are known, the Dukars slowly withdraw from all
                                                                                           High Mage Ederan of Silverymoon marries the elven princess
         political sectors of Serôs. By year's end, the Dukars vanish, and
                                                                                           Elenaril, one of the few escapees from fallen Myth Drannor.
         their schools either disappear or remain mute behind massive,
         impenetrable shields of magic.                                           729 / Year of the Twisted Horn
718 / Year of the Painful Price                                                   730 / Year of the Jovial Mage
         (circa) Founding of the elven settlements of Lake Sember and             731 / Year of the Visions
         Tangled Trees as areas to begin training their young in the arts of
                                                                                           The Ring of Eyes, a group of beholders and beholder-cultists
                                                                                           originally from the Lake of Steam, destroys the ruling house of
719 / Year of the Lost Lord                                                                Cortryn and conquers its territories. The elves of Shilmista fight
                                                                                           the Ring constantly from this year until the Ring's end in 757DR.
         The High Mage Aglanthol dies at the hands of rogue tanar'ri
         brought to Silverymoon by a reckless mage wishing to open a                       King Strohm II repulses the invading armies of Lower Tathtar,
         portal to the ruins of Myth Drannor; his successor is the noble                   and the fallen duchy of Elestam is officially recognized as part of
         Ederan Nharimlur, named High Mage Catseye, after his most                         Tethyr.
         common nickname.
                                                                                           [Old Empires] 2nd Great Flood of the River Alamber devastates
         Lurskas becomes Milvarn's new Mage-King.                                          Unthalass.
720 to 1358                                                                                Gilgeam orders a small group of his scribes to create a permanent
                                                                                           archive of his triumphs in the Citadel of Black Ash.
         The Age of Humanity: With the elven and dwarven empires in
         decline, this era marks a dramatic increase in human expansion           732 / Year of the Proud Father
         on Toril. The High God Ao opens Realmspace to races from other
                                                                                  733 / Year of the Sad Refrains
         worlds. With these immigrants, came their faith in new gods. This
         era started and concluded on two prominant events involving the          734 / Year of the Splendid Stag
         Faerûnian pantheon of gods, The Dawn Cataclysm and The Time
                                                                                           Due to overcrowding, the walls of Silverymoon are moved
         of Troubles.
                                                                                           outward to almost twice the size of the city at that time (and
720 / Year of the Dawn Rose                                                                almost the walls' current location). The space behind the walls is
                                                                                           used for garrisons and grazing lands for the cattle of the city. The
         Gathering of the gods at the Dancing Place.
                                                                                           walls of the Old City are left partially standing for people to use as
         Refounding of the Harpers at the request of some elves from                       partial foundations and support for new buildings.
         Elven Court. In attendance are all 15 of the Harpers at Twilight
                                                                                           On the eve of Greengrass, the reign of the Fiend King comes to
         who survived the previous decade, including Lady Alais Dree,
                                                                                           an abrupt end following the sudden appearance of the
         Elminster Aumar, Khelben Arunsun (once the Nameless Chosen),
                                                                                           Handweaver in the throne room of Westgate. The legendary
         and Meil "Darkhunter" Araeln.
                                                                                           wizard and the king claiming to be the Son of Bane battle from
         The sylvan community of Elventree is founded as a site for the                    dusk to dawn, laying waste to a great swath of the port city, as
         elves of Elven Court to continue interaction with their allied races              sheets of brilliant green flame race through entire city blocks. The
         (since Elven Court now is prohibited to the presence of non-elves)                Handweaver never emerges from the wreckage their battle has
         and as a trading site.                                                            wrought, but, although his body is never found, few believe the
                                                                                           sorcerer truly dead. King Xvim emerges from the ruins of his
         Myth Lharast is overrun by evil lycanthrope hordes; the city is
                                                                                           palace bearing horrifying wounds and proclaiming a magnificent
         blasted out of existence by "lightning bolts from the moon."
                                                                                           victory. However, the Fiend King's continued claim to Westgate's
         With the Dukars absent, sahaugin rading parties slaughter the                     throne is proven hollow when he and his most loyal troops are
         remaining sea elf and merfolk guardians and look to destroy as                    forced to flee in the face of a host of mercenaries, who had been
         much of Myth Nantar as possible, though they soon abandon the                     assembled outside the city walls while the conflict unfolded the
         city due to the uncomfortable nature (for them) of the mythal.                    night before. Led by Farnath Ilistar II, a great-great-grandson of
                                                                                           King Farnath Ilistar I descended from King Belhendar's younger
721 / Year of the Hungry Pool
                                                                                           half-brother, the army marches into Westgate in the face of token
722 / Year of the Last Hunt                                                                resistance. Farnath II is proclaimed king by acclamation of the
                                                                                           populace, refounding the Ilistar dynasty in the process.
         [Old Empires] Shaeroon of Alaghon takes an apprentice, a
         young Chessentan girl named Tashara.                                     735 / Year of the Prophet's Child
723 / Year of the Underdark Afire                                                          Strohm III (715 to 769), Strohm II's human great-great-great-
                                                                                           grandson, King of Tethyr.
724 / Year of the Prisoner Unfettered
                                                                                           Ilbratha becomes the heir sword for the mer-kingdom of Eadraal.
         The two remaining Turmish wizards of the Windlass lead an
                                                                                           Rise of the merfolk kingdom of Eadraal. Selana the Peacemaker
         assault on Ilighon and are killed.
                                                                                           brings some merfolk back into harmony with Serôs as she founds
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        Eadraal on the city of Voalidru just off the plateau. The rise of              Joridus, is crowned king. He takes the honorary surname of
        Eadraal does not end the war, as Eardraal exists for the next                  Marchantar, starting a tradition that lasts to the present day.
        fifteen years as but one city, an idea of peace among all races
                                                                                       The North Coast League is re-established, although it soon
        and merfolk, and a line of noble merfolk whose drive to restore
                                                                                       succumbs to the pressures of petty, power-hungry men and
        peace rises above all the chaos of war.
                                                                                       warring factions.
736 / Year of the Gleeful Noise
                                                                              752 / Year of High Treachery
737 / Year of the Purple Worm (NOTE: This Year is also known as
                                                                                       Zhentar kills all of the Twelve Lords of Flostren's Hold who are
the Year of the Winded Herald)
                                                                                       opposed to him.
        (circa) King Strohm III of Tethyr battles the remnants of
                                                                                       Thieves stealAubayreer's Workbook from the royal libraries of
        Tathtar's fading might.
738 / Year of the Gliding Man
                                                                              753 / Year of Strife
739 / Year of the Staggered Minotaur
                                                                                       Flostren's Hold renamed Zhentil Keep; the Dark Shrine, a temple
740 / Year of the Netherese Lai                                                        to Bane, is built. Zhentar and Lord Elephston kill each other in a
741 / Year of the Shandon Eyes
                                                                                       [Old Empires] King Helm IV of Thesk dies, leaving his twin sons
742 / Year of the Wavering Voice
                                                                                       Thamar and Dosthann to argue over the throne.
743 / Year of the Snowy Addax
                                                                              754 / Year of Midsummer's Dreams
744 / Year of the Jeweled Aerie
                                                                                       Zhentil Keep starts a program of expansion, erecting new walls
745 / Year of the Proud Menhir                                                         and the first bridge across the Tesh.
746 / Year of the Somber Dancers                                                       [Old Empires] The Serpentmage, Kharus Zuul, conquers the city
                                                                                       of Escalaunt and the surrounding territory, bringing the city under
747 / Year of Stagnate Water
                                                                                       the banner of the Green Serpent.
        Flostren's Hold built at the sight of present-day Zhentil Keep.
                                                                              755 / Year of the Enigma
        High Mage Ederan and High Mistress Elenaril of Silverymoon are
                                                                                       Construction of Castle Spulzeer begins. Keczulla becomes a ghost
        blessed with their second and third children, a boy (Ederan the
                                                                                       town after its mines play out.
        Younger) and girl (Lynnasha) who share the fur and cat eyes of
        their father.                                                                  [Old Empires] The invading Nars scatter the legions of Thesk at
                                                                                       the Battle of Mettledale. Thesk splits, as the Twin Kings fight for
748 / Year of the Coin
                                                                                       control, with Thamar based in Milvarune, and Dosthann
        Flostren's Hold is bought out by a consortium of Sembian                       commanding from Telflamm. The Nars continue to attack, as
        merchants who are later known as the Twelve Lords.                             Thesk falls into civil war.
        [Old Empires] Increasing Nar raids in northern Thesk force King       756 / Year of the Leaning Post
        Helm IV to withdraw troops from much of the North Coast.
                                                                                       The first fisherfolk settle in Milvarn and the area that will later
        Laothkund and Escalant remain garrisoned, while uprisings in the
                                                                                       become Aglarond (mainly colonists from Chessenta). Velprintalar,
        other cities result in an overthrow of Theskan rule.
                                                                                       Corth, and Indal's Arm are built.
        Tiranon Zardulphyn leads the uprising in Delthuntle and is
                                                                                       [Old Empires] First fisherfolk settle in Aglarond (mainly colonists
        crowned king, beginning the Zardulphyn Dynasty.
                                                                                       from Chessenta).
749 / Year of the Glass Eye
                                                                              757 / Year of Lost Wayfarers
750 to 1369
                                                                                       [Old Empires] A Chessentan mage, Tashara of the Seven Skulls,
        The Fourth Epoch (Time of Tempering) of Seros (the Inner Sea):                 slays the five beholders of the Ring of Eyes and scatters their
        This era ends with the Twelfth Seros War, and is marked by the                 human lackeys. She then wanders north to the Tunland, where
        prophetic three great Forgers of Destiny; the rise to power of the             she is slain by Azuth.
        tritons, the gods thrown into the sea during the Godswar, and the
                                                                              758 / Year of the Scorched Sea
        coming of Iakhovas.
                                                                              759 / Year of the Missing Blade
750 / Year of the Dying Dwarf
                                                                              760 / Year of Drifting Stars (NOTE: this Year is also known as the
        The first walls of Flostren's Hold are built and Elephstron becomes
                                                                              Year of the Majesty)
        Lord of the Keep.
                                                                                       The goddess Mystra, in the guise of the half-elven sorceress Elue
        End of the Tenth Serôs War. This war destroys the last warring
                                                                                       Shundar, marries Dornal Silverhand, a nobleman and former
        remnants of Hmurrath, though other casualties include an
                                                                                       Harper who lived near Neverwinter.
        ixitxachitl baron's plan to take over the plateau. Eadraal, having
        absorbed all of fallen Hmurrath's territory, is now the largest                Amn conquers the former land of Cortryn, bringing its borders
        nation to survive into the Fourth Epoch, folloed by Keryvyr and its            almost to their current state.
        sea elf allies to the west and the north.
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Thesk as a nation exists now in name only, as the
        By this time, construction is completed on the great temple-                   Nars have shattered it into a handful of city-states and petty
        complex of Tyr in Phlan.                                                       baronies. The Twin Kings continue to war with each other from
                                                                                       their strongholds but their authority extends no farther than the
751 / Year of Good Tidings
                                                                                       city walls.
        Cathtyr becomes the first Queen of Dambrath.
                                                                              761 / Year of Laughter
        Zhentar comes to Flostren's Hold and becomes a Lord.
                                                                                       Anastra Sylune Silverhand (Sylune) is born.
        [Old Empires] Encouraged by events in Delthuntle, Laothkund
                                                                              762 / Year of the Snow Sword
        successfully rebels against Thesk and regains its independence.
        The leader of the rebellion, an obscure ironmonger named                       Endue Alustriel Silverhand (Alustriel) is born.

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        The Magister Turnrock Draether is killed by the Mulhorandi battle-             Eresseae Qilue Silverhand (Qilue) is born.
        mage Cauldyn Darthus Salanger. Salanger's reign as Magister
                                                                                       Escalant, under increasing pressure from Murbant and Thasselen
        lasted little more than a month before he was killed by Turnrock's
                                                                                       to defend them from bandit raids, withdraws from the war,
        vengeful apprentices. The office of Magister then passed to
                                                                                       leaving Delthuntle and Laothkund to fight each other.
        Veldrin "Bluehands" Daerivyn (reigns 762-797DR), the most
        dominant and effective mage of Faerûn at the time.                    768 / Year of the Prying Gods
763 / Year of the Sharp Edge                                                  769 / Year of the Torm Cloak
        Ambara Dove Silverhand (Dove) is born.                                         Strohm IV (745 to 802), 3rd son of Strohm III, King of Tethyr.
764 / Year of the Mistmaidens                                                          Tharduk the Watcher, mage-priest of Thoth, witnesses the duel
                                                                                       between Valathond, elven bandit-prince of the Chondalwood, and
        Ethena Astorma Silverhand (Storm) is born.
                                                                                       the arch-fiend Urdaerhuul. His account, known asThe Valiant
        [Old Empires] The itinerant mage Elminster and the wizardress                  Stand, becomes famed across the Alambar, and later inspires
        Dasumia kill Nadrathen, the "Rebel Chosen." Dasumia becomes                    Garumn Threskahar in his revolt against Unther.
        ruler of Galadorna (encompassing the city-state of Nethrar and
                                                                              770 / Year of the Diamond Sword
        surrounding lands). She quickly turns the rulership of Nethrar into
        a tyranny, and begins to advance her dreams of empire. [D/M]          771 / Year of the Stalking Knight
        The War of the Ten: Escalant's ambassador is assassinated in                   Ederan the Younger, a ranger dedicated to Mielikki, disappears in
        Laothkund by suspected Nethran agents. War engulfs the entire                  the Lurkwood.
        coast, as the ten cities make alliances and march for war. The
                                                                                       Rise of Naramyr. The depths of the Dragonmere off Cormyr
        war lasts for eight years, quickly becoming a matter of pride for
                                                                                       becomes the new home of the sea elf kingdom of Naramyr, a
        each of the newly-independant cities, and is easily the bloodiest
                                                                                       former barony of Aryselmalyr. Sea elves resettle here after being
        war fought on the coast thus far, with no side giving or asking
                                                                                       denied permission to form colonies on the Hmur Plateau by
        any quarter.
                                                                                       Eadraal. Their best protection is the Haunted Plains, which keeps
        Four Day's Battle: The first engagement of the war. Laothian and               all but the koalinth and other monsters from their border.
        Nethran troops fight a relatively short battle and disengage.                  Alliances with Keryvyr also help.
        However, the next day's arrival of Delthuntian and Tethran
                                                                              772 / Year of the Giggling Ogre
        legions locks the two sides into a stalemate which lasts for
        another three days before an attack on Laothkund by Escalant                   The War of Ten finally grinds to a halt, as neither side has any
        ends the fighting.                                                             resources left to spend. Both cities declare victory, sowing the
                                                                                       seeds of later hostilities, and promptly slide into economic
        Battle of the Fens: Laothkund ambushes Escalantan relief
        columns near the Umber Marshes, inflicting serious damage to
        Escalant's military capabilities.                                              Delthuntle is particularly hard-hit, as it had become dependant on
                                                                                       aid from Cimbar to keep the war effort going, aid that suddenly
765 / Year of the Cowl
                                                                                       vanishes with the end of the war and Cimbar's desire to keep the
        Construction begins on the High Mages' Keep of Silverymoon,                    North Coast from becoming a threat to its domination of the
        completed 16 months later.                                                     Wizard's Reach sealanes.
        Anamanue Laeral Silverhand (Laeral) is born.                          773 / Year of the Aurumvorax
        [Old Empires] Raid on Teth: The Unthlord of Cimbar takes                       Rhyester dies of natural causes and is laid to rest in the crypt
        advantage of the chaos on the North Coast. Unther's navy raids                 beneath the Lathander's Dawn temple in Silverymoon. Within a
        Teth Harbor and destroys the joint Tethan-Laothian fleet                       year, the temple is renamed Rhyester's Matins.
        anchored there.
                                                                              770 / Year of the Scowling Duchess
766 / Year of Yearning
        Alassra Shentrantra Silverhand (The Simbul) is born.
                                                                                       [Old Empires] The populace of Delthuntle, angry at years of
        Construction complete on the High Mages' Keep of Silverymoon.                  hardship and war and whipped into a mob by agents of Gargauth,
                                                                                       storm the palace and hang the Zardulphyn King, Osmoruth II. A
        The Brothers of the Black Hand, a cadre of Bane-worshipping evil
                                                                                       string of weak-willed and ineffectual rulers follow, resulting in
        wizards exiled from Ascalhorn, steal powerful magical items from
                                                                                       continued revolts and decline in the city, a situation encouraged
        Silverymoon, including High Mage Ederan'sStaff of Silverymoon,
                                                                                       and aided by the Fallen Lord's faithful, who are busy attempting
        the chain mailGlove of Taarnahm the Vigilant, andTasmia's
                                                                                       to set up cells throughout the entire Old Empires region.
        Necklace. Their safehouse in Ascalhorn proves the Black Hand's
        undoing as it falls to wizardry and baatezu manipulations, and the    775 / Year of the Bloody Stone
        Hand's slayers confiscate the stolen items.
                                                                                       The new walls of Zhentil Keep are finished.
        [Old Empires] Lady Dasumia and her court mage Elminster
                                                                              776 / Year of the Crystal Ball
        disappear in the flames of the House of the Unicorn. A tenday
        later, the armies of Laothkund set Nethrar ablaze, signalling an      777 / Year of the Fortified Mind
        end of the realm of Galadorna. Nethrar's involvement in the War
                                                                              778 / Year of Awaiting Webs
        of Ten is effectively ended, although the Greatsword Annathaer
        and his legions remain in the field, temporarily continuing the war   779 / Year of the Crying Sphinx
                                                                                       Folk begin emigrating from Ascalhorn due to the abuses of the
        Battle of Sablat: All three sides of the North Coast war meet at               town's archwizards.
        the small hamlet of Sablat. The ensuing battle results in the seven
                                                                                       [Old Empires] The war-ravaged town of Teth is conquered by
        smaller city-states withdrawing as their battered military and
                                                                                       Rhavin and Bhael Casplar, twin swordsmen from Aglarond. Rhavin
        weary public can no longer support the war effort. The three
                                                                                       is crowned king, beginning the Casplardann Dynasty.
        remaining cities, Delthuntle, Laothkund, and Escalant, withdraw
        from the ruins of Sablat, but continue the war, each side seeing it   780 / Year of the Broken Crossbow
        as a matter of national pride.
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         (circa) Jahorga, a realm that lay between the Nagawater,               800 / Year of the Black Fist
         Nagaflow, and the Great Road, is captured by the High Temptress
                                                                                         Rise in the power of Bane in the Realms.
         Endreira of Loviatar and turned into the pirates-realm of Endrara.
                                                                                         Drow influence in the now-Ashaba valley at its height.
781 / Year of the Elven Fortress
                                                                                         Thentia founded by the Swifthand, Khodolis, and Birneir families.
782 / Year of the Gentle Hand
                                                                                         Sealing of Myth Nantar. Mysteriously, the shields around the
783 / Year of the Lizard King
                                                                                         Academy of the Dukars expand slowly over the years since Myth
784 / Year of the Shattered Tome                                                         Nantar's fall to sahaugin. Now, all areas where the mythal
                                                                                         touches are made impenetrable by all matter and magic save
         High Mage Ederan dies of old age after a long and peaceful reign;
                                                                                         corals, sea stars, and fish. For the next 500 years, folk will swim
         his daughter, Amaara "Goldentresses" Nharimlur, rises to the
                                                                                         near Myth Nantar less and less frequently, given the haunting
         station of High Lady Mage and becomes Silverymoon's first
                                                                                         singing that seems to emanate from the mythal when touched.
         female ruler.
                                                                                         Folklore arises noting that the city is cursed, as are the Dukars,
785 / Year of the Manitcore Rampant                                                      until they perform some penance for all the races of Serôs.
786 / Year of the Moaning Gorge                                                          (circa) Sammaster First-Speaker, founder of the Cult of the
                                                                                         Dragon, is born, though the location and exact date of his birth
         The Battle of Moaning Gorge: The Paladin-Princes Essys, Araln,
                                                                                         are lost to time.
         and Nord of Impiltur foil the invasion plans of the demon lord
         Ndulu, but at the cost of two of the threeDemonbane Shields.           801 / Year of the Star Rose
         [Old Empires] Rhavin Casplar is secretly killed by his twin                     High Lady Amaara of Silverymoon announces her betrothal to
         brother Bhael. Bhael takes his brother's place and rules as Rhavin.             Tilimarin Forestheart, a half- elf guard captain. Three days before
                                                                                         the wedding, Tilimarin is murdered by a green dragon in the
787 / Year of the Rotting Orchard
                                                                                         Moonwoods. Amaara slew the dragon with wrathful magics, and
788 / Year of the True Believer                                                          stripes of its emerald hide still adorn the borders of a tapestry
                                                                                         that hangs in Alustriel's throne room to the present day. Called
789 / Year of the Flourishing Forests
                                                                                         the "Weeping Lady," the tapestry depicts High Mage Amaara
790 / Year of Bend Sinister                                                              weeping over her fallen lover.
         [Old Empires] The hobgoblin warchief Ulglaur finds                     802 / Year of the Patchworked Peace
         theNameless Blade deep in the Giantspire Mountains, and claims
                                                                                         Strohm V (787 to 832), 2nd nephew and sole heir of Strohm IV,
         it for his own.
                                                                                         King of Tethyr.
791 / Year of the Sister's Battles
                                                                                803 / Year of the Reaching Hand
         [Old Empires] Drawing on racial memories and ancient tribal
                                                                                         The paladin Mellethos, the "Old Lion of Tyr," gives the
         myths of the "Empire of the Iron Crown" (subtly fed to him by the
                                                                                         bladeEllendrin to King Nord of Impiltur.
         fell blade he bears), the hobgoblin warchief Ulglaur "Bloodsword"
         unites the teeming goblinoids of the Giantspire Mountains into a       804 / Year of the Spreading Scourge
         single, endless horde. Promising them riches and a return to
                                                                                         [Old Empires] Beginning of the Beastmen Invasions: for the
         power in the region, Ulglaur unleashes the Iron Horde into the
                                                                                         next decade, southeastern Mulhorand is beset by beastmen
         lands to the south.
                                                                                         driven out of Rairun by an unknown force.
792 / Year of the Crimson Thorn
                                                                                         Rhavin Casplar's son, Prince Temorith, discovers the long-ago
793 / Year of the Furious Horse                                                          murder and replacement of his father by Bhael Casplar. He
                                                                                         confronts and kills Bhael, but is forced to flee Teth by Bhael's son
794 / Year of the Grimacing Elf
                                                                                         Ghaundar. Ghaundar seizes the kingship of Teth, while Temorith
795 / Year of the Firehawk                                                               is forced to seek refuge in Thesk.
         Castle Spulzeer is finally completed south of the Tethir Road in       805 / Year of the Unsung Bard
         the Purchase Lands.
                                                                                806 / Year of the Warrior's Rest
796 / Year of the Gray Mists
                                                                                807 / Year of the Bearded Maiden
         Merrydale becomes Daggerdale following vampiric infestation.
                                                                                         [Old Empires] Precept Zanakht leads the Sempharan regiments
         Jander Sunstar relates this in Vampire of the Mists.
                                                                                         on the infamous "Ride of the Golden Legion," raiding into Khazari
         Lower Tathtar and its capitol city, Dajaan, finally vanish when a               and the southern Mai Yuan province of Shou Lung. He returns
         plague devastates the surviving populace.                                       with 10,000 slaves and over 200,000 heads of cattle.
797 / Year of the Hearthstone                                                   808 / Year of the Crescent Moon
         Dornal Silverhand, father of the Seven Sisters, is slain by orcs and            [Old Empires] The archmage Tymessul leaves Skuld and retires
         becomes the Watcher of Mystra.                                                  to his manorial lands in Ouarda.
         The Magister Veldrin "Bluehands" lapses into insanity after                     Garumn "Greatcloak" Threskahar begins his apprenticeship under
         developing a spell to link his mind with three other archmages                  Tymessul.
         and falls prey to a pack of wolves. The office of Magister passes
                                                                                809 / Year of the Boastful Noble
         to one of the mages he sought to spy upon, Kurtal of Sreve
         (reigns 797-886DR).                                                    810 / Year of the Dark Mystery
798 / Year of the Holy Aspergill                                                811 / Year of Many Tears
799 / Year of the Laughing Gull                                                          Tulrun returns to the Realms, and becomes a marauding beast in
                                                                                         the North.
         [Old Empires] The hobgoblin hordes of the Giantspire Mountains
         begin driving south, into the lands controlled by the mages of                  TheCrown of the Mountain is noted as being in the Nelanther, in
         Guldethym. For the next 97 years, the humans of that realm are                  the posession of a priest of Talos.
         constantly beseiged by the raiding hobgoblins and their ogrish
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         [Old Empires] The exiled Prince Temorith of Teth marries Yhalia        832 / Year of the Slow Herald
         Brightstar, daughter of the king of Milvarune.
                                                                                         End of the Strohm Dynasty, beginning of the Mallorhen Dynasty
812 / Year of the Gem Dragons                                                            of Tethyr.
813 / Year of Widows                                                                     Tibor (799 to 838), Husband of Strohm V's elder daughter, King
                                                                                         of Tethyr.
814 / Year of the Harper's Apprentice
                                                                                833 / Year of the Flying Serpent
         [Old Empires] Antios Beleru of Cimbar organizes an expedition
         into the Endless Wastes, beginning the near century-long career        834 / Year of the Leaping Lion
         of one of Faerûn's greatest cartographers and explorers.
                                                                                         Castle Greatstead     (Grimstead)   built   on   the   borders   of
815 / Year of the Heavy Heart                                                            Shadowdale.
         Elue Dualen, a white-haired human girl whose magic far outstrips       835 / Year of the Billowed Sail
         her age, arrives in Silverymoon and becomes fast friends and
                                                                                         The Eastern Forest finishes its recession to match its current size
         confidants with the High Lady Amaara and her sister Lynnasha
                                                                                         (and name) in modern Faerûn.
         "Lynx" Nharimlur.
                                                                                         (circa) Sammaster achieves the status of an archmage at an age
816 / Year of the Laughing Swan
                                                                                         almost unheard of at that time. He wanders Faerûn extensively
817 / Year of the Deadly Torch                                                           during this period.
         The traveling mage Mnethos takes the young Sammaster as an             836 / Year of Twelve Bells
         apprentice, noting the boy's fierce intelligence and fascination
                                                                                         Aided by Lynnasha Nharimlur, sister of High Lady Amaara of
         with magic.
                                                                                         Silverymoon, Tulrun recovers from his madness.
         Halaster and Arcturia create the vampire's lair on the Lost Level of
                                                                                         The archmage Kartak Spellseer "the All-Seeing" is found guilty of
                                                                                         the murders of at least 14 people around the Tejarn Hills. He
818 / Year of Broken Locks                                                               escapes punishment and flees south into the Iltkazar Range.
         Mnethos the mage introduces Sammaster to the glory of Our Lady         837 / Year of the Darkened Sundial
         of Mysteries, the worship of whom Sammaster soon adopts.
                                                                                838 / Year of the Unfettered Genie
819 / Year of the Mendacious Page
                                                                                         Samyte (818 to 841), 1st son, sole direct heir of Tibor, King of
         [Old Empires] Tymessul is slain by the necromancer Marune at                    Tethyr (He and his sons slain by Uthaedeol the Blood-Drenched).
         a Magefair in Innarlith. His apprentice Garumn takes theStaff and
                                                                                839 / Year of Ten Atonements
         Dagger of Tsardha, and returns to Mourktar.
                                                                                840 / Year of the Fighting Sage
820 / Year of the Roving Tyrant
                                                                                         (circa) Sammaster's researches into the field of metamagic result
         (circa) Wulgrethsummons the first baatezu to Ascalhorn.
                                                                                         in many new enchantments.
821 / Year of the Firewall
                                                                                841 / Year of the Hunted Elk
         In Zakhara, a young man, Jafar al-Samal, becomes the first sha'ir.
                                                                                         End of the Mallorhen Dynasty; beginning of the Bormul Dynasty
         Elue Dualen makes the first major expansion of the Silver Lady's                (the "Queen's Dynasty")
         Library, and she establishes the Lady's College with Lynx. This is
                                                                                         Alisande (816 to 847), Strohm V's daughter, Queen of Tethyr.
         the first open school for mages in Silverymoon that does not force
         students into apprenticeship with the teachers. The college takes               [Old Empires] Rhavin II, son of the exiled Prince Temorith of
         payment in the form of service to defend the city with the army                 Milvarune, returns to Teth at the head of an army. He conquers
         for as much time as they study at the Lady's College.                           the city, and crowns himself as king after beheading his cousin,
                                                                                         King Ghaundar.
822 / Year of the Wizard's Chalice
                                                                                842 / Year of the Maverick
823 / Year of the Floating Petals
                                                                                843 / Year of Amber
         [Old Empires] Led by the archmage Garumn Greatcloak,
         Mourktar breaks free of Unther, becoming a free city.                           The High Lady Amaara, Elue Dualen, Elenaril, Lynnasha "Lynx"
                                                                                         Nharimlur and three other mages casting in concert create the
824 / Year of the Copper Coil
                                                                                         magicalMoonbridge of Silverymoon, replacing the stone bridge
825 / Year of the Silver Flagon                                                          that lasted over four centuries.
         (circa) Sammaster leaves the service of his magely tutor,              844 / Year of the Midnight Sun
         Mnethos, having learned all he can from the itinerant wizard.
                                                                                845 / Year of the Ruby Pendant
826 / Year of Wolfpacks
                                                                                846 / Year of the Steadfast Dwarf
         (circa) The gold wyrm Valamaradace is given the title "Dragon
                                                                                847 / Year of the Unmarked Path
         Queen" by the dying red wyrm Mairogra.
                                                                                         Sybille the Great (832 to 885), daughter and sole heir of Alisande,
         [Old Empires] Mourktari forces conquer the area around
                                                                                         Queen of Tethyr.
         Thamon, bringing the eastern Cephalonia region under their
         control. Garumn Greatcloak becomes king, and names his realm                    [Old Empires] Boryuth "The Bull" ascends to the throne of
         Threskel, after the family name Threskahar.                                     Delthuntle by the force of his sword and the weight of his
                                                                                         convictions. A cultured and urbane man who soon finds that he is
827 / Year of the Sacrificed Fortune
                                                                                         more interested in wining and wenching than ruling, he brings an
828 / Year of Alarmed Merchants                                                          end to the infighting of the merchant Houses, cleans up the
                                                                                         corrupt city guard, and expels or slays virtually all spies and
829 / Year of the Thessalhydra
                                                                                         agents of foreign powers active in the city. His reign sees a
830 / Year of the Ambitious Proposal                                                     flourishing of the arts and music, ushering in what would soon
                                                                                         come to be called the "Gilded Age" by reversing the decades of
831 / Year of the Deceptive Tongue

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         decline since the end of the War of Ten, and making Delthuntle         863 / Year of the Wondrous Sea
         famed across the Inner Sea as the "City of Festivals."
                                                                                         The Chultan city of Mezro disappears.
848 / Year of the Vigilant Familiar
                                                                                864 / Year of the Broken Branch
849 / Year of the Black Book
                                                                                         Castle Grimstead destroyed by drow.
850 / Year of the Empty Throne
                                                                                         Sammaster's relationship with Alustriel ends with disastrous
         [Old Empires] Under Boryuth's "anything-goes" rule of                           results for Sammaster's emotional and mental well-being.
         Delthuntle, the priesthood of Gargauth entrenches itself in the
                                                                                         Rysellan the Dark founds the Twisted Rune. One of the Rune's
         administration of the city and begins to slowly mainpulate Boryuth
                                                                                         earliest lairs lies deep beneath Calimport in what was once an
         through a combination of narcotic drugs and subtly corrupting
                                                                                         ancient drow temple.
                                                                                865 / Year of Flamedance
851 / Year of the Jasmal Blade
                                                                                         Sammaster meets and is befriended by Algashon Nathaire, a
         Our Lady of Mysteries appears to Sammaster. They dally, and the
                                                                                         mage and priest of Mystra's enemy, Bane, near or in Baldur's
         Goddess of Magic offers to make the archmage one of her
         Chosen. It seems that Mystra has foreseen the death of a Chosen
         and Sammaster is to be her replacement.                                866 to 874
         Sammaster meets with the Sage of Shadowdale, Elminster, and                     Sammaster and Algashon travel widely, with the duplicitous
         learns how to use and control his Chosen powers,                                priest's words turning Sammaster toward bitterness, resentment,
         includingsilverfire. He leaves a year later.                                    and evil.
         Rise of Selu'Maraar. Protected from prosecution by distance and        866 / Year of the Blessed Morning
         the abundance of surface-world fishing boats and ships,
                                                                                867 / Year of the Cryptic Recipie
         Selu'Maraar is founded by sea elves in the Dragon Reach area.
         Contact is rarely made with either the surface-world or other          868 / Year of the Endless Scroll
         states of Serôs other than Keryvyr.
                                                                                869 / Year of the Final Price
         [Old Empires] General Isellin is exiled from Escalant following a
                                                                                870 / Year of the Hooded Tracker
         failed coup. He and his loyal men escape into the Yuirwood,
         where they form the Black Spear Raiders, a menace to                            Adventurers begin to clear the monsters out of the Yuirwood.
         neighboring realms for many years to come.
                                                                                         Cyriana the Great Queen (870 to 922), 1st granddaughter, Queen
852 / Year of the False Smile                                                            of Tethyr.
853 / Year of the Hungry Box                                                             (circa) Kobolds become extinct in Tethyr.
854 / Year of the Indigo Inferno                                                         [Old Empires] Adventurers begin to clear the monsters out of
                                                                                         the Yuirwood. The adventuress Dauntra and her lover Argaster
855 / Year of Cornerstones
                                                                                         Shadowcloak become the first to successfully delve the ruins of
         In the spring, Sammaster first meets Zhent slavers. Many die,                   Oth Chaladar, evading the wrath of the Yuir and their allies.
         including innocent prisoners.
                                                                                871 / Year of the Marching Golem
         Sammaster enters an extended period of exhaustive research into
                                                                                872 / Year of the Moonbar Crest
         the processes of life, death, and undeath, creating several original
         necromantic enchantments before again taking to traveling                       Nimoar the Reaver conquers Bloodhand tribe, and he seizes the
         Faerûn.                                                                         docks and harbor buildings.
         (circa) The elven sage Olaurae of Myth Drannor titles Suzail "the      873 / Year of the Opening Flower
         brightest jewel of Cormyr's crown."
                                                                                874 / Year of the Roiling Cauldron
856 / Year of Thorns
                                                                                875 / Year of the Stricken Star
857 / Year of Forgotten Flame
                                                                                         Algashon coerces Sammaster into attacking his former lover,
         Alustriel, using her mother's name of Elué, takes the throne of                 Alustriel of Silverymoon. Alustriel is wounded in Sammaster's
         Silverymoon by the decree of the resigning Amaara; Amaara                       initial assault and calls for aid from Khelben Arunsun and Laeral
         accompanies Elenaril on her trek to Evermeet.                                   Silverhand, two more Chosen of Mystra. Sammaster is stripped of
                                                                                         his Chosen powers by Azuth. Algashon saves Sammaster from
         (circa) Huriot, the greatest Prince of Thieves Skuld has ever
         known, is captured and convicted of grave robbing.
                                                                                         Sammaster, insane, embraces evil from this point onward.
         [Old Empires] Huriot, the greatest Prince of Thieves Skuld has
         ever known, is captured and convicted of grave robbing.                876 / Year of the Toothless Skulls
858 / Year of the Saffron Orb                                                            Warlord Lashtor takes control of Silverymoon after the High Lady
                                                                                         Elue Dualen leaves her rule and the city abruptly, accompanied by
859 / Year of the Sea Crossing
                                                                                         Lynnasha "Lynx" Nharimlur and the archmage Tulrun. His army
860 / Year of the Tired Horsemen                                                         begins slaying mages in the streets, and they put the Silver Lady's
                                                                                         Library to the torch.
861 / Year of the Exploding Owl
                                                                                877 / Year of the Scratching Claw
         Sammaster meets and begins a relationship with Elué/Alustriel,
         Chosen of Mystra.                                                               Lashtor is deposed by the mage Tanalanthara "She-Wolf"
                                                                                         Mytersaal, who is named High Mage of Silverymoon. Yril
862 / Year of the Snow Rose
                                                                                         Mytersaal, her brother, is named Warlord after Lashtor's
         [Old Empires] The city-states of Thesk meet at Phent and form                   execution
         a loose alliance, called the Cities of the Golden Way. Telflamm,
                                                                                878 / Year of the Two-Edged Axe
         led by King Dosthann IV, refuses to join the alliance, as it holds
         its king as rightful ruler of all Thesk.                               879 / Year of the Winter's Warmth

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880 / Year of Unfettered Secrets                                                        After a magical mishap, the Magister Sharglar is left trapped with
                                                                                        beast-limbs and unable to perform complex spellcasting. He is
         The first tanar'ri are summoned to Ascalhorn late in the year.
                                                                                        killed by the battle-mage Kalgrathur Daycloaks, who becomes
881 / Year of the Brazen Vizier                                                         Magister (reigns 887-889DR).
882 / Year of the Curse                                                        888 / Year of Twelve Teeth
         Nimoar's Hold rises at Waterdeep's current north end fortified by              Tothur and over 40 Talassan priests perish in the Struggle of
         a log palisade. The city walls expand around the Hold and the                  Storms, a battle fought for control of the Talassan church. This
         city's perimeter.                                                              struggle breaks the back of the Talassan church in Faerûn for the
                                                                                        next three centuries. TheChanting Chain disappears during the
         Nimoar drives worshipers of Selune out of the walled confines of
         the city.
                                                                               889 / Year of the Shining Shield
         Ascalhorn falls, corrupted from within by baatezu, and becomes
         known as Hellgate Keep. The mage Jaluster dies at the hands of                 The Bull Elk tribe of the Dessarin sets Nimoar's Hold afire, but
         the baatezu, but the bard Maerstar recovers hisOrizon.                         Nimoar's forces defeat them and drive them off. The Hold is
                                                                                        rebuilt by year's end.
         Refugee mages and others from Ascalhorn form a small tent city
         within the walls of Silverymoon. A starving orc horde nearly                   King Zaor of Evermeet ascends to the Elven throne.
         overruns Silverymoon, but the city is saved by the sacrifice of
                                                                                        The Magister Kalgrathur offends Mystra and loses her favor. He is
         High Mage Tanalanthara.
                                                                                        killed by the mage Jonsryn Daerathal, who becomes Magister
         The dwarven realm of Ammarindar falls. Ammarindar's sister                     (reigns 889-902DR).
         realm of Oghrann falls soon thereafter, and the survivors occupy
                                                                               890 / Year of the Burning Tree
         the Far Hills.
                                                                                        A new High Mages' Keep and three new towers are constructed in
         The Night Plague descends on Zhentil Keep, but are destroyed.
         The elven realm of Eaerlann falls.
                                                                                        Many of the cellars beneath Hellgate Keep's buildings become
         The battlemage Kalgrathur Daycloaks seizes the Vilhon realm of                 connected to the sewers as the fiends attempt their first tunnels
         Maurmurra (which lay between the Nagawater and the River                       under the wards.
         Arran) and launches a series of conquests against his neighbors.
                                                                                        The virulent Bluebottle Plague brings an end to the Ilistar dynasty
883 / Year of the Giant's Oath                                                          of Westgate, with the death of King Thartyrn II and all known
                                                                                        royal heirs. In the chaos that follows, the Holy Council of
         After a mild winter spent in mourning over the loss of their Lady
                                                                                        Westgate is established by the city's high priests, who rule
         Wolf, Silverymoon elects the humble Tanisell the Cloaked, a
                                                                                        oligarchically as the Prince-Templars of Westgate.
         human originally from Ascalhorn, to become High Mage (the
         "Cloaked Lord of Silverymoon," as a popular ballad called him).       891 / Year of the Leaning Keep
884 / Year of the Singing Arrows                                                        With the influx of people from Ascalhorn and record trade years
                                                                                        for the cities' merchants, Silverymoon is forced to expand the
         The elves destroy a large mercenary force in Sembia.
                                                                                        city's north walls to the locations where they rest today. All the
         The red wyrm Hoondarrh attacks and kills the wyrm Skadaurak                    guards' garrisons and some support buildings are demolished and
         and claims his lair.                                                           rebuilt across the bridge on the southern shore of the Rauvin,
                                                                                        with new high walls surrounding the Warriors' Quarter.
         [Old Empires] Kharus Zuul, the Serpent King of Escalant, is
         killed in a spellbattle with the current Magister, Chabarethym        892 / Year of the Open Tome (NOTE: This Year is also known as
         "Master of the Five Magicks." In a final act of desparation, Zuul     the Year of Howling Winds)
         breaks his Staff of Power, unleashing a retributive strike that
                                                                                        Jander destroyed its master "One Last Drink" (Realms of Valor)
         immolates both himself and Chabarethym, and levels much of the
         palace district of Escalant.                                                   The elven vampire Jander Sunstar destroys his vampiric master.
885 / Year of the Thistle                                                      893 / Year of the Raised Sword
         Galaghard III (? to 910), King of Cormyr.                                      War threatens much of Faerûn, but is averted.
         [Old Empires] The Black Spear Raiders, led by Isellin, take           894 / Year of Cold Flame
         advantage of the chaos in Escalant following the Serpent King's
                                                                               895 / Year of the Spitting Cat
         death and attack the city. They sweep aside the squabbling and
         disorganized defenders, and Isellin is crowned King.                  896 / Year of the Empty Hand
886 / Year of the Fell Firebreak                                                        Extensive poverty and famine from here to 900 DR.
         Wards are established around Hellgate Keep by the Harpers, to                  The red wyrm Hoondarrh demands tribute from the inhabitants of
         strip the tanar'ri of theirgating abilities.                                   Mintarn.
         [Old Empires] Laothkund almost falls to an invading army from                  [Old Empires] Battle of Manyspells: Despite the combined
         nearby Teth.                                                                   magical might of the remaining Council mages, the endless
                                                                                        hobgoblin hordes of the north rout the last defenders of
887 / Year of Fell Pearls
                                                                                        Guldethym at the Battle of Manyspells, ensuring the fall of the
         Pirate raids in force from the South attack tribes in Sword Coast.             realm.
         All attacks on Nimoar's Hold fail.
                                                                                        The realm of Guldethym is swept away by the Iron Horde. The
         The first "translations" of ancient prophecies by the mad                      members of the Council of the Mighty all perish, save for Soargar
         Sammaster are distributed, including his specious work on                      Half-Elven, the most junior member of the Council. Although
         Maglas'Chronicle of Things to Come.                                            victorious, the hobgoblins' numbers are reduced, and their
                                                                                        strength is shattered for the next two centuries.
         The Magister Kurtal of Sreve is killed in spellbattle with the mage
         Sharglar "Lord of Beasts" Dulrathran. Sharglar becomes Magister       897 / Year of the Calling Shrike
         (reigns 887DR).

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         In reaction to increased monster activity in the mountains of Amn     906 / Year of the Plough
         over the past decade, Citadel Rashturl is built this year as a log
                                                                                       Azmaer the Drow Lord holds Tower of Ashaba.
         fort, replaced by stone in four years.
                                                                                       Drow driven from the Twisted Tower. Shadowdale founded.
898 / Year of the Common Corpse
                                                                                       [Old Empires] King Boryuth the Great of Delthuntle dies, leading
         The first shafts below the sewers of Hellgate Keep are opened,
                                                                                       to a period of mourning which returns to wild partying soon
         and the tunneling fiends find some older hidden subterranean
                                                                                       enough. His son Oserak assumes the kingship and continues his
         crypts that are soon plundered for magic.
                                                                                       father's lecherous ways.
         [Old Empires] The remnants of the Iron Horde is turned back
                                                                                       By this time, Delthuntle is the favored vacation spot for bored and
         from the walls of Lyrabar, last standing city of Guldethym. The
                                                                                       jaded nobles of nations across the Inner Sea and anything, no
         legendary Last Councillor, the young Soargar Half-Elven, is
                                                                                       matter how exotic or illegal, can be found for sale in the bazaars
         instrumental in the city's defense, and gains the title "Archmage
                                                                                       and merchant villas of the city.
         of Lyrabar" for his valiant efforts.
                                                                               907 / Year of Waiting
899 / Year of the Tolling Bell
                                                                                       The upper (aboveground) city of Calimport is reclaimed and
900 / Year of the Thirsty Sword
                                                                                       resettled by Mameluks who are shut out of the power circles of
         Chapter 20 of "Cormyr: A Novel"                                               Manshaka. At the secret urgings of the Twisted Rune, they seek
                                                                                       to reclaim the ruined greater city beyond the walls of the port.
         Widespread war; strong leaders emerge.
                                                                                       The Rune's primary agent in this endeavor is Vizar Bollus el
         Beginning of the Rotting War in Chondath. Chondath finds itself               Kahdan, a half-elven warrior-mage.
         embroiled in wars with the city-states that pop up around it.
                                                                                       The Famine of the Red Plants: A plant rust, affecting most of the
         Hlondeth and the Emerald Enclave withstand many of Chondath's
                                                                                       farmlands around Phlan, destroys harvests for the next three
         attacks. Hlath and Reth declare their independence from
                                                                                       years and creates famine around the Moonsea.
         Chondath, causing Neveris Bikou, the ruler of Chondath, to send
         armies north. The armies are defeated by the two city-states          908 / Year of the Lone Tribe
         when they ally with one another against Chondath.
                                                                               909 / Year of the Ogre
         The Vault of the Sages is built in Silverymoon and its initial
                                                                               910 / Year of Deathblows Denied
         collection includes at least two tomes of knowledge, history, and
         magic from each mage of the city. The Harpers bestow the lost                 Rhiigard (? to 932), King of Cormyr.
         collection from the Silver Lady's Library upon the Keeper of the
                                                                               911 / Year of Ruins Reborn
                                                                                       Due to magical fluctuations in the woods and hills around
         On the eve of the Feast of the Moon, Favored High Reaver
                                                                                       Silverymoon, Tanisell and his fellow mages reassert new
         Gostaraj, high priest of Garagos, unleashes a horde of berserkers
                                                                                       enchantments and magics on the walls surrounding the city.
         against his fellow Prince-Templars of Westgate during a meeting
         of the Holy Council. None of Gostaraj's ever-bickering fellow                 At Midsummer, Vizar Bollus el Kahdan proclaims himself syl-pasha
         oligarchs survive the ensuing bloodbath, and the high priest of               of Calimport, and nearly all of the surface ruins of the city are
         Garagos is crowned the Reaver King beneath a blood-red moon                   cleared of danger.
         before dawn breaks the following morn.
                                                                                       Rise of the Morkoth Arcanum of Olleth beneath the Inner Sea.
         (circa) King Galaghard of Cormyr battles the forces of the Witch              The First Arcane Xynakt begins his reign of terror among the
         Lords at Wheloon, Juniril, and Manticore's Crossing. The final                morkoth and establishes the Nine Towers.
         battle between the two forces occured at the Vast Swamp, with
                                                                                       [Old Empires] The mage Vardeghul, allied with the priesthood
         Cormyr winning with help from elven stag calvalry.
                                                                                       of Gargauth, kills King Oserak during an orgy at the Great Palace.
         (circa) The mage Shangalar "The Black" lives in northeastern                  Vardeghul assumes control of Delthuntle and quickly institutes a
         Calimshan.                                                                    series of harsh crackdowns and terrors, including rounding up and
                                                                                       executing various "enemies of the state." These actions mark the
         [Old Empires] The warrior Ullen "Greatblade" rises to power in
                                                                                       abrupt end of Delthuntle's Gilded Age, and a slide into tyranny.
         Laothkund and immediately sets about reorganizing the military
         and rebuilding the city's trade ties. He is aided in his efforts by   912 / Year of the Sudden Journey
         Kamanen, a former priest of Lathander and leader of the
                                                                                       The first deep fiend-dug tunnels lead north out of Hellgate Keep
         Marchantans, a cult organized around the deification of the mage
                                                                                       toward the Nether Mountains.
                                                                               913 / Year of the Watching Raven
901 / Year of the August Armathor
                                                                                       Sembia founded under the Raven banner. The cities of
902 / Year of the Queen's Tears
                                                                                       Chondathan and Chancelgaunt become Saerloon and Selgaunt.
         The Rotting War in Chondath decimates the country. Chondath
                                                                               914 / Year of the Book
         renounces claims on Sembian city-states. The cities of
         Chondathan and Chauncelgaunt become independant.                      915 / Year of Bats
         Sammaster's research into necromancy results in the first                     [Old Empires] The archmage Soargar delves the long-forgotten
         successful Cult of the Dragon dracolich, Shargrailar.                         undercrypts of Mintas Rhelgor. He encounters the spirit of First-
                                                                                       Speaker Garandral, who reveals the location of theCrown of
         The Magister Jonsryn Daerathal is killed in a spellduel with the
                                                                                       Narfell to him.
         sorceress Taline Telgara, the "Flame of the North" (reigns 902-
         946DR).                                                               916 / Year of the Sinhala
903 / Year of the Trial                                                                The Harpers and the priests of Lathander ambush Sammaster and
                                                                                       his entourage as they travel to visit two green wyrms in southern
904 / Year of the Rising Maeran
                                                                                       Cormanthor. Sammaster and an avatar of the Morninglord do
905 / Year of the Rotting Word                                                         battle. Sammaster's actions wound the avatar slightly before he
                                                                                       obliterates Sammaster.
         Sammaster finishes his principle work on theTome of the Dragon,
         and copies begin to appear across Faerûn as the Cult's philosophy             Rise of Es'roch/Expansion of As'arem. The shalarin of the fourth
         spreads.                                                                      Passing and children of other generations found a new kingdom
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        within the lower depths of Easting Reach to expand As'arem to its        927 / Year of the Red Rain
        "manifest destiny" from the Hmur Plateau to the coast.
                                                                                          The young Ahghairon of Waterdeep arrives in Silverymoon and is
917 to 940                                                                                taught magic by numerous tutors, including High Mage Threskaal.
        After Sammaster's downfall, Algashon leads the Cult underground                   Fed up with the excesses of both the Reaver King and the Prince-
        for the first time since its creation in the prior century. Algashon's            Templars who proceeded him, the merchant nobility of Westgate
        Cult adopts many of the revenue-generating schemes required to                    secretly hires another army of mercenaries to over throw Gostaraj
        finance much of the Cult's operations.                                            in turn. The heads of the various noble houses choose Altarl
                                                                                          Campion, the head of a powerful merchant family, as Westgate's
917 / Year of the Winding Road
                                                                                          next king. As his first official act, King Altarl bans all organized
918 / Year of the Palace                                                                  religious activity within the city walls, and all existing temples are
                                                                                          torn down, their land seized in the name of the new king. The
919 / Year of the Chase
                                                                                          Templeban Edict extends beyond the city walls as well, permitting
        Hellgate Keep's forces are forced from their deep tunnels for a                   only simple shrines within a day's walk of Westgate.
        time by the Morueme clan of dragons.
                                                                                          In the nine decades that follow, hearkening back to an earlier
920 / Year of Great Riches                                                                age, no less than seven rings of standing stones are established
                                                                                          on a ring of seven hillocks just beyond the last rise west of
        Ahghairon is born on Midsummer's Night, and many legends
                                                                                          Westgate. One such site, the Hill of Fangs, is established by
        report Mystra's symbol glowing brightly among the stars of the
                                                                                          worshipers of Moander. The Abomination's hilltop shrine consists
                                                                                          of a ring of eight great red stone plinths shaped like fangs curving
        High Mage Tanisell succumbs to a fever and dies. His successor is                 inwards. The other faiths include Garagos, Ghaunadaur, Jergal,
        his closest advisor and friend, Nunivytt Threskaal, the Keeper of                 Savras, Silvanus, and one whose name has been forgotten.
        the Vault of the Sages and ranking mage of the Lady's College.                    Unbeknownst to the general populace of Westgate, secret,
        High Mage Threskaal's reign is a peaceful, studious one and is still              subterranean temples are established beneath most or all of the
        considered one of the golden eras of magical learning for                         seven hillocks, as well as in the catacombs of the city itself, in
        Silverymoon and her pupils.                                                       direct violation of the Templeban Edict.
        The goddess Waukeen appears on Shieldmeet and establishes the                     A thieves' guild, forerunners of the Shadowmasters, begins
        Merchant's Peace at Trademeet in Amn.                                             operations in Telflamm.
        [Old Empires] Renegade Mulhorandi mages under the                        928 / Year of the Hurled Axe
        leadership of Ythazz Buvaar meet in secret with the leaders of the
                                                                                 929 / Year of Flashing Eyes
        Coast Cities and Thesk; Thesk, Laothkund, Escalaunt, Murbant,
        Thasselen, and Kensten agree to send military supplies and                        Chessenta rebels against Unther. Alliance of Chessenta drives
        troops in the upcoming revolution.                                                Unther back beyond the Riders to the Sky Mountains.
921 / Year of the Falling Maeran                                                          Alasklerbanbastos, a blue dragon, competes with Tchazzar for
                                                                                          control of western Unther (now Chessenta).
922 / Year of the Spouting Fish
                                                                                          [Old Empires] Alasklerbanbastos, a blue dragon, competes with
        Red Wizards under the command of Ythazz Buvaar sack the
                                                                                          the wyrm Tchazzar for control of western Unther (now
        regional capital of Delhumide.
        Battle of Thazalhar in Thay. Red Wizards declare Thay
                                                                                          Chessenta rebels against Unther. The allied cities unite behind the
        independent of Mulhorand.
                                                                                          Three Great Dukes of Soorenar (Shularin, Theras, and Ithios),
        End of the Second Mulhorand Empire.                                               and drive Unther back beyond the Riders to the Sky Mountains.
        Teresa the Great Queen (893 to 957), 3rd niece, Queen of Tethyr.                  The warrior-mage Jonrathyn leads the Cimbaran forces against
                                                                                          Unther. The city is heavily damaged in the fighting, and fire again
        The black dragon Ebondeath, ruler of the Mere of Dead Men, is
                                                                                          sweeps through much of the city.
        transformed into a dracolich by Strongor Bonebag, a priest of
        Myrkul with ties to the Cult of the Dragon.                                       Sparthrae, the Commander of Unther's Akanul forces, renounces
                                                                                          his allegiance to Gilgeam. His legions aid the cities in driving the
        King Amarkos II of Old Impiltur dies of plague.
                                                                                          Untheri forces out of Chessenta.
        [Old Empires] Red Wizards under the command of Ythazz
                                                                                          While Sanctus fails to take part in the uprising with the rest of the
        Buvaar sack the regional capital of Delhumide.
                                                                                          Chessentan cities, its remote location from Unther leaves it
        Battle of Thazalhar in Thay. Red Wizards declare Thay                             virtually independant anyway. The Precept of the city, a priest of
        independent of Mulhorand.                                                         Gilgeam named Zaorus, continues his rule, this time as an
                                                                                          independant Lord.
        End of the Second Mulhorand Empire.
                                                                                 930 / Year of the Liberty Crest
923 / Year of the Bloodied Soldier
                                                                                          (circa) The emergance of the orc realm of Uruth Ukrypt heralds
        The demon prince Eltab is bound under the city of Eltabbar.
                                                                                          a collapse of trade along the High Road of the North.
        [Old Empires] Amunthoth, the current incarnation of Thoth,
                                                                                          [Old Empires] Jonrathyn is elected as the first Avtokrator (king)
        becomes the only non-Horus-Re incarnation to ascend the throne
                                                                                          of Cimbar by the populace of that city.
        of Mulhorand, as all of the Lord of the Sun's incarnations were
        slain in the war with Thay.                                                       Aided by Cimbaran interests, Maerduuth gains independence from
                                                                                          Soorenar. The twelve heads of the influential Mining and
924 / Year of the Cracked Turtle
                                                                                          Merchant Guilds form a Council of Guildars to rule the city.
        The rulers of Old Impiltur die in a plague. The sole survivor is the
                                                                                          Sparthrae leads his men to Akanax, where he assumes power and
        Princess Aliia.
                                                                                          becomes the first Avtokrator (king) of Akanax.
925 / Year of the Enchanted Trail
                                                                                 931 / Year of the Penitent Rogue
926 / Year of the Fearless Peasant
                                                                                 932 / Year of Fireslaughter
        Princess Aliia of Impiltur is betrothed to Crown Prince Rhiegard of
        Cormyr, but her bridal ship is lost at sea after leaving Hlammach.
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        First Troll War in the North. After a number of attacks on Nimoar's             The Moonsea city of Hulberg is founded as a base for human
        Hold, Nimoar's forces clear the Evermoors of trolls, burning miles              forces fighting giants and humanoids in Thar.
        of land bare while slaying the everlasting ones.
                                                                                        Tulrun discovers the death of his companion Krustalonos and
        Thay conquers the independant city of Kensten, renaming it                      dedicates himself to killing the spawn of the great white wyrm
        Bezantur (after the high priest of Kossuth in the city).                        Sneighfanglen.
        [Old Empires] Thay conquers independant Kensten, re-naming             941 / Year of Sudden Sorrows
        it Bezantur (after the high priest of Kossuth in the city).
                                                                                        With the merest hint of his first beard on his chin, Ahghairon
        Lord Zaorus of Sanctus is killed by monsters magicallysummoned                  shows some of his coming might by single-handedly destroying a
        into his bedchambers. In the chaos following Zaorus' death any                  pair of young green dragons intent on attacking Silverymoon.
        hint of central authority falls apart. Various guild factions,                  Ahghairon leaves the city soon afterward to learn more of the
        influential merchants, underworld figures and at least three                    Realms.
        separate divisions of the Lord's Guard wrestle for control of the
                                                                               942 / Year of the Circling Vulture
        city, sparking almost three decades of turmoil collectively referred
        to as The Time of Drawn Daggers.                                                End of the Eleventh Serôs War. This war destroys the central sea
                                                                                        elf kingdom of Keryvyr, though the failed High Mage and would-
933 / Year of the Five Jugs
                                                                                        be-Cororal Nyratiis escapes capture. Keryvyn's allies survive. Of
        [Old Empires] Battle of the Whitesails: Cimbar and Delthuntle                   the subordinate kingdoms and duchies of Aryselmalyr's golden
        clash in the first of many naval battles between Chessenta and                  era, only Naramyr and Selu'Maraar survive.
        the North Coast for control of the Wizard's Reach shipping lanes.
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Under the leadership of the Sempharan noble
934 / Year of Fell Wizardry                                                             Thiakon and his half-brother Keramos, Semphar revolts, declaring
                                                                                        itself free of Mulhorandi rule. Thiakon is crowned Caliph of
        First Thayan invasion of Rashemen.
                                                                                        Semphar and moves the capital from Phelzol to Dhaztanar.
        The Thayans first demand tribute from Escalant.
                                                                               943 / Year of the Flying Steed
        Founding of Mulmaster as a trading fortress between the
                                                                               944 / Year of the Animated Armor
        Moonsea and the Dragonreach.
                                                                                        Kurskos Ironhand of Aumreayum slays Amrok of the dwarves and
935 / Year of the Rearing Lion
                                                                                        takesAdjatha the Drinker.
936 / Year of the Sky Riders
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Fearing that Keramos is attempting to usurp his
        Heavy orc raids on Nimoar's Hold and outlying farms last the full               throne, Thiakon falsely accuses his half-brother of being a traitor,
        year. Nimoar dies of old age, and Gharl replaces him as War Lord                and banishes him from Semphar.
        of the tribe.
                                                                               945 / Year of the Foolish Bridegroom
        Start of the Eleventh Serôs War. The New Aryselmalyr War begins
                                                                               946 / Year of the Blazing Cell
        under the Inner Sea as three sea elf kingdoms unite under the
        wizard Nyratiis and try to use magic to reconquer Serôs. With the               The Magister Taline Telgara is accidentally killed when her
        Dukars absent and the morkoth as current enemies, chances                       husband, the weredragon Caldauvur Maerglauthyn, is forced to
        seem slim of resisting the elven advances.                                      change shape. Caldauvur becomes Magister (reigns 946- 949DR).
937 / Year of the Turning Wheel                                                947 / Year of the Advancing Wind
        Alliance of the Cities of the Golden Way into the nation of Thesk.     948 / Year of the Clarion Trumpet
        Milvarune, former capital of Milvarn, becomes Thesks's "capital."
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Death of Avtokrator Jonrathyn. Much of Cimbar
        Milvarn is largely dissolved at this time, though it still provides
                                                                                        burns once again as Jonrathyn's two top generals and several
        some defense for the fisherfolk south of the river Umber. Lurskas
                                                                                        noble families vie for the throne.
        retains the title of High Mage of Milvarune and Mage-King of
        Milvarn until his death.                                                        The general Nrym Mhaelund vanquishes his rivals, seizing the
                                                                                        throne of Cimbar.
        TheBook of Fangs and Talons is found atop Berun's Hill by the
        Slow Serpent band of adventurers. A local priest of Silvanus           949 / Year of the Forbidden Tome
        examines the book. Several nights later over 40 Malarites descend
                                                                                        The Magister Caldauvur is ambushed by a group of evil
        upon the priest and tear him and his home apart, stealing the
                                                                                        archmages. He is killed, but not before all but one of the
        book back.
                                                                                        attacking mages are slain. The surviving wizard, the Calishite
        [Old Empires] Alliance of the Cities of the Golden Way into                     satrap Ildathchance Orlaer, becomes Magister (reigns 949-
        Thesk.                                                                          952DR).
938 / Year of the Unhanged Man                                                 950 / Year of the Doomguard
939 / Year of the Vengeful Halfling                                                     (circa) Cult of the Dragon cells number near 100 at this time, the
                                                                                        height of Cult power across Faerûn since the organization's
        Nyratiis creates numerous powerful items for his generals and
        fellow sea elf rulers, includingArygantor the Coral Net, theChariot
        of Nyratiis, the fourUnicorn Saddles, theStaff of the Deep,                     [Old Empires] The exiled Sempharan hero Keramos becomes
        theHelm of the Sea Lion, theSwift-Swimming Anklets of Osura,                    Avtokrator of Cimbar, deposing the hated "Bloodlord," Nrym
        andAceal the Commander's Trident.                                               Mhaelund. He immediately orders the building of a new palace, to
                                                                                        replace the fire-damaged Untheri ziggurat.
940 / Year of the Cold Claws
                                                                               951 / Year of the Empty Hourglass
        The name of Waterdeep comes into common usage.
                                                                               952 / Year of the Rings Royal
        Second Troll War in the North. This year sees the start of
        continual troll raids and strife that last more than a decade. Six              Ahghairon rises and is recognized as the premier mage of the
        War Lords of Waterdeep die in battle against the trolls. Despite                Savage North. He becomes the official advisor for the War Lord of
        the problems, Waterdeep grows in population, as tribes gather                   Waterdeep.
        within the walls for safety.
                                                                                        This year marks the end of the Second Trollwar. The trolls remain
        Ashaba, first Lord of Shadowdale, merges with river.                            nearly extinct around Waterdeep for nearly 100 years.
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         The Magister Ildathchance Orlaer is killed in an ambush by the                 Uruth found the kingdom of Uruth Ukrypt in what is now
         Thayan mage Baerzus Anagathiir. The Red Wizard becomes                         Kryptgarden Forest. Within a few generations the orcs are wiped
         Magister (reigns 952DR).                                                       out.
         The Magister Anagathiir dies under the massed magical might of                 (circa) The Cult reaches farther south than ever before with the
         the Red Wizards. The ensuing magical chaos requires the                        creation of the cell in, around, and beneath the city of Hlondeth in
         appearance of Azuth, who fixes the tear in the Weave, and                      the Vilhon Reach.
         confers the office of Magister upon someone far from Thay; the
                                                                               963 / Year of the Deadly Duo
         enchanted gauntlet-maker Bilnur Faerglamer of Tethyr (reigns
         952-977DR).                                                                    The construction of Castle Waterdeep begins around the site of
                                                                                        Nimoar's Hold on the eastern spur of Mount Waterdeep, just
953 to 1335 - The Rise of Waterdeep to the                                              north of the city walls.
Founding of the Zhentarim                                                      964 / Year of the Pickled Privateer
953 / Year of the Guiding Crow                                                 965 / Year of the Runelighting
         [Old Empires] Keramos, the Avtokrator of Cimbar, creates the          966 / Year of the Squire
         first order of Griffonriders, a military force that the other city-
                                                                                        Wythyndle's Round Book, a holy tome of Milil, vanishes from a
         states eventually copy.
                                                                                        temple in the eastern Cloven Mountain during a hard winter.
954 / Year of Perilous Halls
                                                                               967 / Year of the Tearful Princess
         [Old Empires] The Havi, a large tribe from the Ejen Horo region
                                                                               968 / Year of the Wandering Gnome
         of the Hordelands, invade Murghom. Although their initial attack
         is stopped in the Mountains of Copper, they continue to raid and               Jholnareer becomes High Mage of Milvarune and Mage-King of
         drain resources from Mulhorand for the next few decades.                       Milvarn, though he rules only as one of the Oligarchs of Thesk.
955 / Year of the Telltale Candle                                                       In Zakhara, a war begins between the genie races.
         Barbarians attack Waterdeep in the depths of winter. In memory        969 / Year of the Bright Standard
         of their bravery, the Waterdhavians bury the barbarian's princess
                                                                               970 / Year of the Child's Trinket
         at the foot of the peak that later becomes known as Maiden's
         Tomb Tor.                                                             971 / Year of the Children
         The Great Rising of the Orcgates: A fell power (some say Thayan                The Cult's further expansion in the south is halted by the church
         archmages experimenting with dangerous spells, others insist that              of Tiamat when an underground Cult cell "trespasses" on a similar
         the gods of the orcs themselves were responsible) suddenly                     group worshipping the Dragon Queen in the city of Surkh.
         brought into being scores of dimensional portals that spewed
                                                                               972 to 995
         forth orcs from the mountain caverns of the far North to lay
         waste to half a hundred cities and realms all over Faerûn.                     The Cult of the Dragon refocuses its efforts to expand in the
                                                                                        North, creating at least 10 new cells in this time period. The only
956 / Year of the Crooked Finger
                                                                                        known failure of the Cult to infiltrate an area during this time is in
         Cathtyr is killed by her daughter Filina. Filina becomes Queen of              Silverymoon.
                                                                               972 / Year of the Cairngorm Crown
957 / Year of the Entombed Poet
                                                                                        After the recent defeat in Surkh, dissidents within the Cult of the
         Teremir I (927 to 959), 5th son of Teresa, Queen of Tethyr (slain              Dragon begin to openly question Algashon's leadership and the
         by Mhoaran).                                                                   weighty influence the church of Bane has had in Cult operation in
                                                                                        the preceding years. The mage Drakewings becomes a
         The volcanic isle known as the Ship of the Gods erupts in the
                                                                                        particularly outspoken opponent of the God of Tyranny's place in
         Alambar, killing thousands of Untheri settlers.
                                                                                        the Cult of the Dragon.
         [Old Empires] The vampire-mage Azirial becomes Lord of
                                                                               973 / Year of the Empited Lair
         Sanctus. To supply himself with fresh blood, he institutes a series
         of harsh crackdowns and arrests. Until 980 DR, this is known as       974 / Year of the Haunting Harpy
         the Dark Times in Sanctus.
                                                                                        Castle Waterdeep is completed at High Harvestide. The city walls
         The volcanic isle known as the Ship of the Gods erupts in the                  expand (now abutting the wall around Halaster's Hold for
         Alambar, killing thousands of Untheri settlers.                                defense) and the worn log palisades become new, high stone
958 / Year of the Far-Flung Harp
                                                                                        Laroun becomes the first female War Lord of Waterdeep.
959 / Year of the Haunted Crew
                                                                                        Nearel (951 to 997), 32nd child/17th son of Mhoaran, King of
         End of the Bormul Dynasty; beginning of the "Tethyr" Dynasty
                                                                                        Tethyr (slayer of Teremir I's eldest son).
         (the "Lion's Dynasty").
                                                                                        The stronghold of the retired adventurer Sulass Drowsbane grows
         Mhoaran "the Tusk-Bearded" (919 to 974), cousin of Teremir I
                                                                                        into the city of Sulasspryn.
         and son of Cyriana's 3rd sister, King of Tethyr.
                                                                               975 / Year of the Bent Coin
960 / Year of the Mageling
                                                                                        Telflamm annexes Nyth and Culmaster and establishes itself as a
         (circa) TheBook of Fangs and Talons is rumored to be in the
                                                                                        royal city-state under a grand prince.
         area of Secomber. Soon after it is taken to the Daggerford area.
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Telflamm, snubbed by the city-states of Thesk,
961 / Year of the Pensive Gibberling
                                                                                        annexes Nyth and Culmaster and establishes itself as an
         Cathakay Queen of Dambrath.                                                    independant city-state.
962 / Year of the Shandon Veil                                                 976 / Year of Slaying Spells
         The village of Phandalin is conquered by orcs, and the mountain                Mulhorandi invasion of Thay defeated at the River Thazarim.
         delve Wavecho Cave, home to dwarves and gnomes, is also
         destroyed by their depredations. The orcs under their chieftan
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        [Old Empires] Mulhorandi invasion of Thay defeated at the river                newly-crowned Sceptanar also launches an Inquisition across his
        Thazarim.                                                                      empire, seeking to ferret out "enemies of the state" and to
                                                                                       establish himself as the Supreme God and Ruler of Chessenta. By
977 / Year of Swordforging
                                                                                       the time his red- and black-garbed warrior-priests finish their task
        A circle of talons and blood is found outside of Daggerford. This is           some ten years later, over 120,000 men, women and children
        linked to theBook of Fangs and Talons, a holy book of Malar. No                (many of them faithful adherents or priests of rival gods) have
        trace is ever found of the book though.                                        been put to the sword.
        The Magister Bilnur Faerglamer dies of natural causes, never           987 / Year of the Flaming Dwarf
        having faced a serious challenge for his office. Azuth picks the
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Tchazzar orders the founding of Rodanar, as a
        Calishite courtier Malune Nalonkrivar (reigns 977- 983DR) to
                                                                                       fort from which to protect the Akanul against frequent orc
        succeed Bilnur as Magister.
                                                                                       incursions from the Akanapeaks. The citadel is also slated to be
        [Old Empires] Keramos dies in his sleep, poisoned by unknown                   the headquarters of the Pheregian Knights, the most feared and
        agents. His top general, Tchazzar, assumes the title of Avtokrator             hated of the Sceptanar's inquisitors.
        and control of Cimbar, and launches a war against the rest of
                                                                               988 / Year of the Meddling Avatar
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Tchazzar conquers Threskel, absorbing it into
978 / Year of the Hooded Rogue
                                                                                       Chessenta. It is at the Battle of Endymian where the Sceptanar
979 / Year of the Marching Forest                                                      confirms his deific powers. He transforms himself into a great red
                                                                                       wyrm of monstrous appearance and single- handedly decimates
980 / Year of the Orator
                                                                                       much of the Threskan army, which soon breaks and flees the field
        [Old Empires] Tchazzar and his legions push westward, easily                   of battle. The victorious Chessentans, along with their god-king,
        entering Sanctus. They find a virtual ghost-town ruled by                      chase down the routed Threskans and slaughter them by the
        vampires and subject to daily battles between the undead and the               hundreds. News of the utter defeat reaches Mourktar and inspires
        forces of the thieves guilds. Setting the Untheri ziggurat which               panic among the citizenry there - by the time the Chessentans
        houses the Lord aflame, Tchazzar flushes Azirial out into the Sun              reach the city, they find it a virtual ghost-town, with the main
        Court, where he kills the undead creature in single combat. The                gates left gaping wide open.
        joyous populace of the city joins the Dragonlord's army by the
                                                                                       After a brief siege of the royal palace, Tchazzar completes his
                                                                                       conquest of Threskel. He executes the current king, Garumn II,
981 / Year of the Rebel Uprising                                                       and installs one of his generals, Ranais, as Lord. The Threskan
                                                                                       prince, Garumn III, flees to Delthuntle, where he is given shelter
982 / Year of the Scythe
                                                                                       by King Marridous (acting under orders from the priesthood of
        The red wyrm Thungarbarath Flamegout is killed by the Bold                     Gargauth). This marks the beginning of an alliance that is
        Broadswords adventuring band. The only survivor of the battle,                 cemented in 1021 with the marriage of the re-instated King
        Jorthan Twocastle, retrieves theFlame of the Spirit.                           Garumn III of Threskel to Princess Ellura, daughter of King Ouorn
                                                                                       of Delthuntle.
        [Old Empires] Soorenar falls to the armies of Tchazzar, after an
        eighteen month seige which sees the first widespread usage of                  Until 1019 DR, this is known as the Interregnum in Threskel.
        Mulhorandibalefire (naptha) in Chessentan military history. The
                                                                               989 / Year of Dark Stalking
        Dawnspires, the center of Lathanderism in Chessenta, is spared
        the wrath of the victorious general, but Tchazzar orders every                 Orjalun of Silverymoon is born on Midsummer's Night and is
        single priest, from lowly acolyte to the Grand Patriarch himself,              marked as a wizard from birth, Mystra's symbol clearly evident in
        put to the sword.                                                              a birthmark over his heart.
983 / Year of the Submerged Country                                                    Dwarven miners from the remote outpost of Thunderholme in the
                                                                                       Thunder Peaks break into the shadow dragon Aurgloroasa's lair
        The Magister Malune Nalonkrivar is killed in Tunland by the black
                                                                                       and wake the dragon from a decades-long sleep; she kills the
        dragon Constulgrael. The Water King becomes Magister (reigns
                                                                                       miners and caves in their tunnels.
        983-986DR), the only true dragon to do so in the history of the
        office.                                                                        The ranger Eldrum the Silent observes theCrystrum of Tranquility,
                                                                                       a holy book of Eldath, in Hulluck Forest. At the time, the keeper
984 / Year of the Caravan
                                                                                       of theCrystrum was the Eldathyn priestess Analauthé Brenewood.
985 / Year of Bright Nights
                                                                               990 / Year of the Muster
        The Plinth of Moon and Stars, a small altar atop the tower of
                                                                               991 / Year of the Breaking Ice
        Lunaven Moonstar in Waterdeep (present day: The Plinth), is
        dedicated to Selune.                                                           [Old Empires] Battle of Cape Foulwind: Tchazzar's armada wins
                                                                                       a decisive victory over the city-state of Delthuntle, shattering the
        Fetitia Ledora, rumored to be the daughter of Alustriel Silverhand,
                                                                                       Coast cities fleet, and establishing itself as the dominant force in
        and Yhelfanna the Masked, a Rashemaar witch of the Hathran,
                                                                                       the Wizard's Reach for the next several decades. This is the first
        form the Sorority of the Silver Fire, an adventuring sisterhood of
                                                                                       time the Delthuntan armada loses control of the strategic water
                                                                                       access to the riches of the Inner Sea, and marks the last time it
        [Old Empires] Tchazzar's unification of Chessenta is completed                 enjoys unquestioned dominion of the waves of the western
        with the rout of Mordulkin's navy in the Battle of the Killing                 Wizard's Reach.
        Waves. He proclaims himself Sceptanar of Chessenta (a new term
                                                                               992 / Year of the Watching Helm
        that roughly translates into "The One Above All"), and deifies
        himself by building a temple-palace in the heart of Cimbar.                    Heralds of Faerûn created. (Note: FOR4 Code o/t Harpers has this
                                                                                       date and year as 996).
986 / Year of the Dusken Ride
                                                                                       The merchant factions in Turmish are subjugated by Lord Saros.
        The Dragon Magister is killed in an ambush by the mage Meldryn
                                                                                       Saros forms trading and defense pacts with Hlath, Reth, and
        Jalensifer. Jalensifer, a master of disguise and stealth, becomes
                                                                                       Hlondeth, and immediately begins shaping Turmish into a major
        the new Magister (reigns 986-998DR).
                                                                                       naval power. (Note: 9520 The Vilhon Reach gives this date [922
        [Old Empires] Tchazzar passes an Imperial Edict outlawing the                  DR] as the Year of Flashing Eyes).
        use of the Untheri language, making the "common tongue" of
                                                                               993 / Year of the Slain Mountain
        Chessenta, descended from the Turami, the official language. The
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994 / Year of the Weary Scribe                                                  1003 / Year of the Labyrinth
995 to 1000                                                                             The Kamaar Slaughters. Below the waves of the Inner Sea, what
                                                                                        was a territorial skirmish over one of the lower kelp beds along
        (circa) Factionalism within the Cult of the Dragon increases with
                                                                                        the coastal slopes of Voalidru and Mount Teakal becomes an
        most members joining either Algashon's reformational Bane-
                                                                                        infamous lesson in Eadraal's history. Five war parties comprised
        influenced camp or Drakewing's pragmatic faction.
                                                                                        mainly of Clan Kamaar warriors willfully ignore the Laws of Battle
995 / Year of the Charging Mare                                                         and destroy an entire ixitxachitl city with their ignoble ambush.
                                                                                        For their crimes, merfolk King Kosul I exiles the clan to the site of
996 / Year of the Disfiguring Scar (Note: FOR4 Code of the Harpers
                                                                                        thier crimes among the ixitxachitl reefs west of Eadraal; the exiled
gives the name of this year as The Year of the Watching Helm)
                                                                                        merfolk eventurally turn the ixitxachitl cavern town into Thuridru,
        Arangor (? to 1021), King of Cormyr.                                            named after their former home.
        [Old Empires] House Calatus instigates a failed assassination           1004 / Year of the Oracle's Carcass
        attempt against Tchazzar. The Dragon-Father retaliates by
                                                                                1005 / Year of the Pillaged Crypt
        executing every single member of the House, down to the livery
        servants and doorwards, and orders the Calatus cattle herds             1006 / Year of the Second Son
        slaughtered in a two-day-long sacrifice to his deific magnificance.
                                                                                        Felbarr, the last remnant of Delzoun, is deserted by the dwarves.
        This marks the last serious internal attempt on the Sceptanar's
        life.                                                                   1007 / Year of the Bold Barbarian
997 / Year of the Fearful Harper                                                        The city walls of Waterdeep expand, absorbing the ruins of
                                                                                        Halaster's Hold (the walls run along the lines of what are now the
        Kortal (968 to 1022), 2nd son, King of Tethyr (slayer of Teremir
                                                                                        northern borders of Dock and Southern Wards). Ahghairon builds
        I's daughter's family).
                                                                                        his tower out beyond the city walls, and he also places magical
        Orjalun learns magic exclusively from High Mage Threskaal of                    barriers around the ruins of Halaster's tower, preventing many
        Silverymoon, who senses a greatness in his pupil resembling that                dangers from escaping into the city.
        of Ahghairon.
                                                                                1008 / Year of the Treacherous Path
        Kloroth of the Seven Curses gains theSceptre of Mystra, but loses
                                                                                        [Old Empires] The wandering hero Ouorn Threeshields travels
        it due to acurse it bestows on him. It is taken by means of agate
                                                                                        to Delthuntle and reveals King Morridane as a Malefactor of
        to Skullport by a thief who is slain by an illithid, which flees into
                                                                                        Gargauth. Morridane is killed by Ouorn's blade, overthrowing the
        the Third Level of Undermountain with the item. The illithid is
                                                                                        tyrannical rule of the priesthood of Gargauth and issuing in a new
        killed by drow, who are then killed by Halaster. TheSceptre
                                                                                        age for Delthuntle. Ouorn soon crowns himself as king, wedding
        remains in the dungeon.
                                                                                        the First Princess and founding the Threeshields Dynasty, the
998 / Year of Much Iron                                                                 longest and most successful of Delthuntle's kingships.
        Waterdeep's War Lord Laroun establishes a naval guard to protect                At the end of the year a girl, Ellura, is born to King Ouorn and
        the city and its trading partners. Construction begins on fortifying            Queen Emilaara of Delthuntle.
        the harbor and Deepwatch Isle.
                                                                                1009 / Year of the Broken Spear
        A temple and monastary to Lathander breaks ground to the north
                                                                                1010 / Year of Three Signs
        of Waterdeep (at the present site of the Spires of the Morning).
                                                                                        Laborers finish the extensive harbor fortifications at Midsummer,
        The Magister Meldryn Jalensifer surrenders his office to the
                                                                                        and the Free City of Waterdeep is officially established. Laroun
        mighty archmage Sarndaen "The Opener" Dalabar. Dalabar
                                                                                        becomes the first Warlord of Waterdeep.
        becomes the new Magister (reigns 998-1066DR).
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Under the light of Mystra's Star, Queen Emilaara
999 / Year of the Gaping Sky
                                                                                        gives birth to Belanthrym, the boy who will soon become
1000 / Year of the Wailing Winds                                                        mythologized as the Dolphin Prince of Delthuntle.
        Riatavin established as a trading post and temple city with the         1011 / Year of the Defiant Mountain
        backing of the Spulzeer, Krimmevol, and Coprith families.
                                                                                1012 / Year of the Flamboyant Coif
        (circa) The dwarven realm of Dareth is found to be in shambles.
                                                                                1013 / Year of the Hunted Whale
        The remaining dwarves fled to Mount Sundabar, where they are
        shattered by white dragons.                                             1014 / Year of the Grimacing Sage
        (circa) The archmage Ultham creates theMagical Chessmen of              1015 / Year of the Maid Enraged
        Ultham-Urre in Chessenta.
                                                                                1016 / Year of the Roaring Tempest
1001 / Year of the Awakening
                                                                                        Cathakay dies in battle against a gold dragon. Her niece Melanith
        Many ruins discovered and old magic and undead released.                        becomes Queen of Dambrath.
        Tuelhalva Drakewings encounters Gargauth trapped in a pit in            1017 / Year of the Stone Rose
        Peleveran. Gargauth's words inspire Drakewings to plot a break
                                                                                1018 / Year of the Dracorage
        from the Sembian Cult of the Dragon cell.
                                                                                        Chapter 22 of "Cormyr: A Novel"
        The shadow dragon Aurgloroasa begins to corrupt High Old One
        Dagan, son of Belgin, blood of Jangarak, by whispering to him in                Death(?) of King Tchazzar, unifier of Chessenta, in battle against
        his dreams.                                                                     the sahuagin. His body is never found.
        [Old Empires] Tuelhalva Drakewings, a high-ranking member of                    Rage of Dragons in Faerûn and the Heartlands.
        the Cult of the Dragon, uncovers theNameless Blade in the depths
                                                                                        The cities of Lheshayl and Ormath are heavily damaged, and four
        of the Pit of Sorrows, the ancient prison of Gargauth.
                                                                                        dragons are killed in the Shining Plains (including the great wyrm
1002 / Year of the Heavenly Rock                                                        Andraxis).
        Centuries of long skirmishes between Durpar and Ulgarth come to                 A great flight of dragons assaults Zhentil Keep. The old Keep is
        an uneasy halt as the two nations finally reach a balance of                    destroyed, but the city is saved by its wizards, and priests of
        power.                                                                          Bane. The Cult of the Dragon is widely blamed for the
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        devastation, and the inhabitants of the Keep first take note of the            warfare Tchazzar's top general, Imperator Aeruthax the "Iron
        Cult as a recognized enemy (as opposed to a dimly perceived                    Fist," Son of Ranais, gains control of the capital, although the war
        nuisance).                                                                     still rages out in the countryside.
        The blue dragon Alasklerbanbastos contacts the Cult of the                     Brazar Arblethyn, the high priest of Tchazzar and a claimant to
        Dragon for additional power in hopes to rival the apparent                     the throne of Chessenta, is set upon and killed by unknown rivals.
        ascension to godhood of Tchazzar.                                              His death throws the already-reeling priesthood into further
                                                                                       chaos, and clears the last obstacle to Aeruthax's assumption of
        The wyrm Sapphiraktar the Blue joins in the massive flights of
                                                                                       power in the capital.
        dragons ravaging the Realms. He emerges from his normal Calim
        desert habitat and destroys much of Calimport and Keltar in                    Taking advantage of the civil war, Threskel revolts, throwing off
        Kythorn and Flamerule.                                                         Chessentan rule. Garumn III, exiled in Delthuntle since 988 DR,
                                                                                       returns to Mourktar and is crowned king.
        Westgate's harborside district is set aflame by a red wyrm of the
        Thunder Peaks, Thungarbarath Flamegout, and the royal family                   Members of Garumn's retinue, converted to the worship of
        and much of the populace is slain in the resulting conflagration               Gargauth during their time in Delthuntle, return to Mourktar with
        that engulfs the city, bringing the Campion dynasty to an end.                 the king and establish a secret shrine to the Hidden Lord.
        Thungarbarath is eventually slain and the fires extinguished
                                                                              1020 / Year of Smouldering Spells
        thanks to the heroics and able leadership of Sarvyn Eorn, a
        mercenary lord visiting the city in search of his next commission.             Thay develops much of its unique fire magic.
        As the surviving inhabitants begin to rebuild their city, Sarvyn               House Extaminos begins openly ruling Hlondeth.
        Eorn is crowned as King of Westgate by acclamation. King Sarvyn
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Thay develops much of its unique fire magic.
        holds his throne for many years, widely recognized for his
        wisdom, craftiness, and principled nature. The Bane of                         Allying himself with Baronos, the powerful Lord of Mordulkin,
        Thungarbarath forges a strong relationship with the monarchy of                Aeruthax manages to vanquish all other contenders for the
        the Forest King, and several years after his coronation, Sarvyn                crown. At a victory banquet in Cimbar, Aeruthax has Baronos
        marries Lady Ardine Huntsilver of Cormyr, a favored second                     poisoned, removing the last threat to his assumption of the
        cousin of King Arangor and a granddaughter of Prince Tanalar,                  kingship. In the deceased Lord of Mordulkin's place Aeruthax
        the second son of King Galaghard III.                                          places Khymerul Jedea, Patriarch of the influential Jedea clan and
                                                                                       a staunch ally of his during the war.
        Early in his reign, Sarvyn of Westgate reverses the long-standing
        royal edict banning temples from the city proper. In the years                 (circa) [Planes] Gargauth is released from his long
        that follow, numerous temples are constructed in Westgate                      imprisonment in a pit in the deepest caverns below Peleveria, the
        proper, and the shrines and secret temples west of the city dating             capital city of Pelerevan, by Tuelhalva Drakewings
        back to the Campion Dynasty are abandoned. Over time, the
                                                                              1021 / Year of the Howling Axe
        seven hillocks become known as the Shrines of the Seven Lost
        Gods, even though several of those faiths are still venerated in               Thay strikes against the Harpers. Liches walk the Heartlands.
        Westgate. (Curiously, the term 'Seven Lost Gods' has its roots in
                                                                                       Elminster and Khelben agree to re-form the Harpers; the Harpers
        antiquity. It more properly refers to seven demipowers that
                                                                                       go underground.
        bowed down before Bane long ago: Maram of the Great Spear,
        Haask the Voice of Hargut, Tyranthraxus the Flamed One, Borem                  [Old Empires] King Garumn III of Threskel marries Ellura,
        of the Lake of Boiling Mud, Camnod the Unseen, and two whose                   daughter of King Ouorn of Delthuntle.
        names have been forgotten.)
                                                                                       Shaban, the Black Mage of Tsurlagol, appears in Bezantur with
        [Old Empires] Death of Sceptanar Tchazzar, unifier of                          the long-lostAnkh of Life. Agents of both Horus-Re and the Red
        Chessenta, in battle against the sahuagin. His body is never                   Wizards converge on the city, but both Shaban and the Ankh are
        found.                                                                         apparently lost in a huge magical explosion that levels the Black
                                                                                       Mage's rented dwelling. Each side accuses the other of posessing
        Tuelhalva Drakewings frees Gargauth from his captivity under
                                                                                       the Ankh, and proceed to battle, destroying or setting afire much
        Peleveran. A horde of abishai baatezu summoned by Gargauth
                                                                                       of the rest of the city.
        allows Drakewings to take over the realm. Drakewings' faction
        breaks from the Cult of the Dragon in Sembia and relocates to         1022 / Year of the Wandering Wyvern
        Peleveran. Less than one month later, Algashon incites a Rage of
                                                                                       Refounding of the Harpers; Elminster recruits an adventuring
        Dragons and destroys the entire nation of Peleveran. Both
                                                                                       group led by Finder Wyvernspur to become the core of the new
        Drakewings and Algashon perish.
        Rage of Dragons in Faerûn and the Heartlands. The cities of
                                                                                       Haedrak (988 to 1059), 1st cousin on father's side, King of
        Lheshayl and Ormath are heavily damaged, and four dragons are
        killed in the Shining Plains (including the great wyrm Andraxis).
        The archmages Delphin Sevenstars and Meldyn o' the Many Claws                  The half-elven hero Aglauntaras builds the Tower of the Rising
        kill two black wyms that attack Cimbar.                                        Moon in Deepingdale.
        The blue dragon Alasklerbanbastos contacts the Cult of the                     [Old Empires] Sceptanar Aeruthax sends his legions against
        Dragon for additional power in hopes to rival the apparent                     Threskel, hoping to re-claim the kingdom for Chessenta (and for
        ascension to godhood of Tchazzar.                                              the honor of his father, who was deposed and killed in the
                                                                                       uprising). The invading army is routed at the Battle of Icefell, as a
1019 / Year of the Sure Quarrel
                                                                                       surprise force of Delthuntan reinforcements wipe out the
        Assassin wars in the South; many satraps killed by crossbow-                   Chessentan's left flank. Aeruthax's desire to bring Threskel to heel
        wielding thieves.                                                              remains, but his growing preoccupation with malcontents in
                                                                                       Soorenar and increasing troubles from Thessan and Rangemen
        The Dragon's Plague, named for the scaly appearance of those
                                                                                       raiders preclude further full-scale invasions.
        infected, hits the cities of Calimport and Keltar.
                                                                                       The royal Delthuntian shipGolden Lady is sunk in a violent storm;
        [Old Empires] The War Between Crowns: Infighting and riots
                                                                                       all hands aboard are lost, except for Prince Belanthrym, who is
        sweep the Royal Complex in Cimbar as various courtiers and
                                                                                       delivered safely to the city docks on dolphinback.
        generals attempt to gain Tchazzar's crown. The capital is further
        wracked with fighting as the Lords of the various Chessentan          1023 / Year of the Pirates' Trove
        cities bring their personal guards into the fray. After a month of
                                                                                       Durpar and Ulgarth reach an armed peace settlement.
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         An attempt to clear a road through the Quivering Forest leads to               Street) to handle the increased population. The system of Wards
         the death of the last surviving Great Prince of the Valjevo family             comes into being, initially creating Castle Ward, Trades Ward,
         of Phlan.                                                                      Temple (later Southern) Ward, and Dock Ward.
1024 / Year of Lathander's Light                                                        [Old Empires] The Seven-Day War: Aeruthax's sons, the Twin
                                                                                        Princes, abduct Jhenyia, the daughter of the Thurltyrl of
         Amid some protest over tradition, though none over the young
                                                                                        Procampur. The ensuing hostilities are ended shortly after
         man's ability, the 35-year-old Orjalun is named Keeper of the
                                                                                        Aeruthax marries Jhenyia to his elder son, Mharkos.
         Vault of the Sages in Silverymoon.
                                                                                        Enflamed with jealousy towards his sibling and enraged for not
         The Cult of the Dragon's cell in western Unther is driven out by
                                                                                        being the one to recieve the hand of Jhenyia, Prince Valarenthos
         the repeated attacks by the faithful of the well-established
                                                                                        begins to plot against his brother and father.
         followers of Tiamat.
                                                                               1036 / Year of the Final Test
         [Old Empires] The Cult of the Dragon's cell in western Unther is
         driven out by the repeated attacks by the faithful of the well-                [Old Empires] Prince Valarenthos of Chessenta is befriended by
         established followers of Tiamat. The few surviving cult members                Sammelar, a Malefactor of Gargauth masquerading as a simple
         flee to the Chessentan cities of Cimbar and Mordulkin.                         lorekeeper. By gaining the support of the young prince, Sammelar
                                                                                        intends to make Chessenta into a stronghold of the Fallen Lord,
1025 / Year of Screaming Princesses
                                                                                        supplanting the ruined Peleveran.
1026 / Year of Crimson Magics
                                                                               1037 / Year of the Immortals
         Warlord Laroun dies in a series of massive raids by the Black Claw
                                                                                        Otherplanar creatures spill out of Undermountain into Waterdeep,
         orc tribes. Raurlor, leader of Waterdeep's army, proclaims himself
                                                                                        but are turned back by Ahghairon and Kherris, a masked Lord
         Warlord of Waterdeep..
                                                                                        wieldingAzuredge. Ahghairon refortifies the magical and physical
         Ahghairon creates the magical axe,Azuredge.                                    defenses around the ruins.
         The Black Claw orc horde meets its' final defeat at Stump Bog.                 [Old Empires] Relathos Mulmourn, an ambitious noble and
                                                                                        distant cousin of House Shularin of Soorenar, joins Prince
         Fall of the orc realm of Uruth Ukrypt.
                                                                                        Valarenthos. He pledges to lend his private guard and extensive
         The elder red wyrm Maerithryvvin slays the reclusive mage                      mercinary and merchant ties to the Rebel Princes' scheme.
         Artabranth, and destroys his tower in Eshpurta.
                                                                                        Bards and playwrights, bought by Sammelar, begin to travel the
1027 / Year of the Tempest                                                              length of Chessenta, spreading lies and subtle whisperings
                                                                                        against Sceptanar Aeruthax and Crown Prince Mharkos.
1028 / Year of the Wistful Nymph
                                                                               1038 / Year of Spreading Spring
1029 / Year of the Bold Strides
                                                                                        Rotational Shift of Toril.
1030 / Year of Warlords
                                                                                        Global warming. Lands of Narfell, Vaasa, and Damara are fully
         Zulkirs established as the ruling body of Thay.
                                                                                        free of ice. Large-scale immigration begins to these lands.
         Aencar becomes Warlord of Battledale.
                                                                                        Aencar begins to unify the Dales, takes the title "Mantled King".
         Raurlor increases the size of Waterdeep's standing army and navy
                                                                                        [Old Empires] Aeruthax dies after falling from his horse. His son
         to a size unseen since the Fallen Kingdom. His rulership turns
                                                                                        Mharkos becomes Sceptanar.
         Waterdeep into a garrison and military encampment, "to protect
         Waterdeep from her many, jealous enemies."                                     Prince Valarenthos, aided by Sammelar and Relathos, declares
                                                                                        himself the rightful ruler of Chessenta by virtue of being "the
1031 / Year of the Comforting Hand
                                                                                        firstborn." The "Rebel Prince" and his loyal men attack from their
         Internal strife in Thay as the Zulkirs continue to establish their             stronghold in the Akanul, while Sammelar and his adepts continue
         rule until 1074 DR.                                                            to spread lies about Mharkos.
1032 / Year of the Nightmaidens                                                         The Three Dukes of Soorenar ally themselves behind the Rebel
                                                                                        Prince, the result of Lord Mulmourn's advise and Valarenthos'
         Raurlor announces his plans to establish the Empire of the North.
                                                                                        pledge to make Soorenar the new capital of Chessenta.
         Ahghairon defies him and causes Raurlor's death. The wizard
         takes the Warlord's seat, declaring himself the first Lord of                  Relathos weds his daughter Oulphyra to Valarenthos.
         Waterdeep. He restructures Raurlor's armies and navies into the
                                                                               1039 / Year of the Haunted Haven
         city guard (army and navy), and the watch (city police), bringing
         order to Waterdeep.                                                   1040 / Year of the Lion's Heart
         Allussus Korolx and Miliredarr Wardh, two ancient sages and                    [Old Empires] Valarenthos' uprising in the Akanul is short lived,
         trustworthy comrades of Ahghairon, become two of the first Lords               as the Rebel Prince is too foppish and vain to be an effective
         of Waterdeep.                                                                  leader. At the Battle of Equiyras, the Rebel Prince is killed by his
                                                                                        father-in-law Relathos, who blames the deed on Sceptanar
         Year 0 of Northreckoning.
1033 / Year of the Dreamforging
                                                                                        Using Valarenthos as a martyr, Relathos and Sammelar continue
1034 / Year of Bane's Blood                                                             their uprising against Mharkos, claiming that Valarenthos' widow
                                                                                        Oulphyra (and her newborn son), is now the rightful ruler of the
         Bowgentle of Silverymoon is born on the last day of this year to a
                                                                                        nation. Although forced out of the Akanul, the rebels retreat
         fisherman and his wife. Guards on the city walls later reported the
                                                                                        across the Hills of Maerth to Saden, where they found the realm
         sighting of exactly 21 shooting stars at the time of his birth.
                                                                                        of Thessavrae ("Heart of Chessenta" in the old tongue).
         High Old One Dagin, a dwarven priest of Dumathion, becomes
                                                                               1041 / Year of the Mistmarch Soldier
         King of Thunderholme. The death of the old king and his son
         were caused by the Sibilant Shade, who had corrupted the priest.               [Old Empires] After Valarenthos' rebellion fails, Sceptanar
                                                                                        Mharkos marches on Soorenar and punishes it for aiding the
1035 / Year of Falling Stars
                                                                                        Rebel Prince. His reprisal is especially harsh, as Mharkos seeks to
         Waterdeep grows under Ahghairon's and the Lord's rule, the walls               make an example for other cities that might be thinking of
         expanding again (to the current area of Waterdeep Way and River                rebellion.
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         Upon discovering the extent of Gargauth's influence in his                   Unther sends an army to reclaim Chessenta, but fails miserably.
         brothers' uprising, Sceptanar Mharkos orders a purge of the
                                                                                      [Old Empires] Unther attempts an invasion of Chessenta
         Fallen Lord's faithful. Across Chessenta, priests and followers of
                                                                                      through Trumpet's Throat Pass, and is utterly routed at the Battle
         Gargauth are rooted out and slain. The survivors flee to Mourktar,
                                                                                      of Broken Blades.
         where their power in the Old Empires region is finally broken by
         Kabarrath Telthaug in 1281.                                          1058 / Year of the Spider's Daughter
1042 / Year of the Reaching Beacon                                                     Bowgentle leaves Silverymoon to embark on a great career
                                                                                       matched in scope only by the deeds of Elminster of Shadowdale.
         [Old Empires] King Ouorn dies; his son, Belanthrym the Dolphin
         Prince becomes King of Delthuntle. The predominance of dolphin-      1059 / Year of the Broken Pillar
         frescoes and statuary in Delthuntle's architecture dates from this
                                                                                       Coram (1010 to 1065), 5th son of Haedrak, King of Tethyr.
                                                                              1060 / Year of Fantastic Spectacle
1043 / Year of the Dark Rider
                                                                                       Retreat of Great Glacier.
         Bowgentle begins to learn magic at the feet of Quintas Uhlawm
         the Kind, an enchanter and Harper.                                            Dwarves of the Herlinga clan from Sossal sail across the Great Ice
                                                                                       Sea and inhabit the Glittering Spires.
1044 / Year of Singing Shards
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Dwarves of the Herlinga clan from Sossal sail
         Aencar the Mantled King dies. The Dales split up into
                                                                                       across the Great Ice Sea and inhabit the Glittering Spires.
         independent, though allied, communities.
                                                                              1061 / Year of the Pious Dance
         Mt. Ugruth erupts on the last day of the year, doing little except
         to blanket Hlondeth in a layer of ash.                               1062 / Year of the Shattered Lance
         By this time, Chondath has become little more than a collection of   1063 / Year of the Deluded Tyrant
         loosely-allied city-states.
                                                                              1064 / Year of the Stranger
         [Old Empires] King Belanthrym of Delthuntle marries
                                                                                      The city walls of Waterdeep swell (running along the current
         Chandalara, a mysterious and little-seen woman variously
                                                                                      locations of Selduth Street and the Coffinmarch) to handle
         rumored to be some sort of incantatrix or witch, and embarks on
                                                                                      increasing numbers of people. A low wall abutting the city walls
         an ambitious program of rebuilding the Delthuntan navy,
                                                                                      surrounds the eastern cemetary of the city.
         diminished in size and morale since the Battle of Cape Foulwind a
         half-century earlier.                                                        Waterdeep's population surpasses 50,000 this year.
1045 / Year of the Singing Mushrooms                                          1065 / Year of the Watching Wood
1046 / Year of the Twilight Campaign                                                  Battle of Ingdal's Arm, the Yuir half-elves defeat the humans. The
                                                                                      founding of Aglarond.
1047 / Year of the Vitriolic Sage
                                                                                      Brindor, a half-elf with blood ties to Aubayreer of Milvarn, is
1048 / Year of the Chevalier
                                                                                      elected first king of Aglarond. The nation retains close ties with
1049 / Year of Auril's Absence                                                        Milvarn.
1050 / Year of the Keening Gale                                                       Coram II (1050 to 1070), 2nd grandson of Coram, King of Tethyr
                                                                                      (slain by Teremir II).
         High Mage Threskaal passes away after the longest rule of any
         High Mage of Silverymoon; Orjalun is named as his successor.                 Harpers in the North find the lair of the dracolich Alglaudyx and
                                                                                      manage to destroy the undead creature, seizing its rich hoard for
         (circa) The noted conjurer Ulcaster founds a short-lived school of
                                                                                      Harper coffers. With this newfound wealth, the Harpers invest in
         wizardry on the future site of Beregost.
                                                                                      valuable properties and businesses in cities up and down the
1051 / Year of the Dogged Search                                                      Sword Coast.
1052 / Year of the Frozen Kingdoms                                            1066 / Year of the Lord's Dilemma
1053 / Year of Lashing and Torment                                                    The Magister Sarndaen "The Opener" dies when he steps through
                                                                                      agate and is instantly crushed in an avalanche. The office of
         King Selkarin of Estagund mounts a failed naval invasion of
                                                                                      Magister passes to the half-elven sorceress Immue Dathril (reigns
         [Old Empires] The Delthuntan navy, under the command of the
                                                                                      [Old Empires] The Tower of Mysteries, a temple-complex of
         Dolphin Prince, scores a series of decisive victories over the
                                                                                      Azuth, is founded in Delthuntle, under the guidance of Queen
         Chessentan armada, returning control of the Wizard's Reach to
         the North Coast.
                                                                              1067 / Year of the Minotaur Paladin
1054 / Year of Tolling Terrors
                                                                              1068 / Year of the Seer Born
         The regent Dagan dedicates the newly completed temple of
         Dumathoin to Null, the draconic deity of death and undeath. The      1069 / Year of the Thunder's Child
         shadow dragon Aurgloroasa is summoned and soon
                                                                              1070 / Year of the Spawning
         Thunderholme falls to the dragon's power.
                                                                                      Teremir II (1045 to 1071), Teremir I's great-grandson, King of
         High Mage Orjalun of Silverymoon notes Bowgentle's skills in
                                                                                      Tethyr (slew Coram II and temporarily restored line).
         magic and teaches him for a short time.
                                                                                      The copper dragon Galadaeros is visited by the Waterdhavian
1055 / Year of the Grueling Story
                                                                                      adventuress Ranressa Shiard; the two eventually become friends
1056 / Year of the Laughing Dead                                                      and found the all-female Galadran Company.
         [Old Empires] Chias becomes Sceptanar of Cimbar.                     1071 / Year of Lion's Roars
1057 / Year of Azure Frost                                                            Alemander I (1038 to 1145), wizard and brother of Coram, King
                                                                                      of Tethyr (slayer of all of Teremir's last heirs).
         The abandoned dwarf-hold of Felbarr is garrisoned by troops from
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1072 / Year of the Wandering Elfmaid (NOTE: This Year is also                          The Imnel Concession: Numerous monsters in the eastern
known as the Year of the Shattered Goblet)                                             grasslands and financial troubles (including paying the army)
                                                                                       forces King Imnel IV of Amn to forge a treaty that returns all
         Chapter 1 of "Vampire of the Mists". 1072-1102: Vampire of the
                                                                                       lands south of the Tethir Road to Tethyr in exchange for military
         Mist, p 5-16, i.e. 475 Barovia (p267) up to 1232 DR at the end of
                                                                                       and monentary support.
         the novel.
                                                                                       The temple of Arlast Halungh is destroyed in the Battle of
         Jander Sunstar enters the Mists and the Demi-Plane of Dread.
                                                                                       Slaughterwyrm. Thalaxas the Tyrant is killed in the confusion and
         [Old Empires] Unnatural storms and typhoons sweep the                         theBlack Book of Beshaba was lost for a while.
         eastern end of the Inner Sea and the Wizard's Reach this year, as
                                                                                       Battle of the Bones: A horde of 200,000 goblins and orcs arises
         Thayan mages attempt to develop new weather-control magics.
                                                                                       from the High Moors due to extreme drought and attempted an
         Along with the rains come an expansion of the Umber Marshes,
                                                                                       invasion of the North. The Battle of the Bones marks the spot of
         and heretofore unheard-of invasions of lizard men, bullywugs,
                                                                                       the great battle that destroys the horde.
         and other foul amphibious creatures from the depths of the
         marshes. Aglarond and the North Coast suffer from these               1091 / Year of Watery Graves
         invasions until midway through the next decade, when they stop
                                                                                       Aurgloroasa, a shadow dragon seen once before from Westgate's
         as suddenly as they started.
                                                                                       docks, sinks the treasure- ladenWinsome Wyrm just outside
1073 / Year of the Bottomless Ocean                                                    Westgate's harbor, a long-popular tale in the city which is told
                                                                                       and retold in the form of the "Ballad of the Shadow Storm."
1074 / Year of the Tightening Fist
                                                                                       The green dragon Dretchroyaster and the very old black dragon
         Zulkirs quell rebellions and rule in Thay. The last of the renegade
                                                                                       female Naxorlytaalsxar fight an aerial duel over the waters of
         mages is killed.
                                                                                       Lake Sember. The fallout from this battle, which becomes known
         By this time, Bezantur is on its' way towards becoming the                    as the Battle of Falling Fishkill, poisons the lake killing fish by the
         mercantile and religious capital of Thay.                                     hundreds and forcing a small colony of aquatic elves to return to
                                                                                       their ancestral home in the Sea of Fallen Stars.
         [Old Empires] Anthemn becomes ruler of Cimbar after his
         father, Chias, dies. His first act as Sceptanar is to arrest his      1092 / Year of the Aimless Mystic
         mother, Helea, on grounds of treason. Anthemn orders the
                                                                                       The last members of the Great Hunt are slain. Belegoss Wolfwynd
         construction of the Tower of the Lost Queen as a prison for her.
                                                                                       is killed.
1075 / Year of the Bronze Banner
                                                                                       A mages duel between Akham el Qaandan and Haneq el Fustaf
1076 / Year of the Defiant Salute                                                      sets part of Calimport aflame.
1077 / Year of the Friendly Jackal                                             1093 / Year of the Bursting Song
         [Old Empires] King Belanthrym of Delthuntle dies. At his              1094 / Year of the Crested Thrush
         funeral, Queen Chandalara lights his funeral pyre and then
                                                                               1095 / Year of the Dawndance
         transforms into dolphin-shape. She disappears into the waters of
         the Wizard's Reach, never to be seen or heard from again.                     Imphras unites the cities of Impiltur.
1078 / Year of the Hierodulic Wolverines                                               The Skeletal Finger thieves' guild wreaks havoc across Tethyr and
                                                                                       Amn from hideouts in the Small Teeth.
1079 / Year of the Lazy Scribe
                                                                               1096 / Year of the Diverged Path
1080 / Year of the Misguided Archer
                                                                               1097 / Year of the Gleaming Crown
1081 / Year of the Disastrous Bauble
                                                                                       Founding of Impiltur. The realm rises anew, heralding the end of
1082 / Year of the Prancing Korred
                                                                                       the dynastic squabbles that had torn apart the kingdom of Old
         Building of the fortress of Emmech in Rashemen, at the mouth of               Impiltur. The city-states of Lyrabar, Hlammach, Dilpur, and
         the Umber river.                                                              Sarshel unite under the banner of Imphras to face hobgoblin
                                                                                       hordes advancing from the Giantspires.
1083 / Year of the Sighted Hand
                                                                                       Imphras is elected 1st king of Impiltur and wears the Lost Crown
1084 / Year of the Tireless Lute
                                                                                       of Narfell.
1085 / Year of the Vacant Plain
                                                                                       The High House of Stars (temple of Selune in Waterdeep) finishes
         Building of the Watchwall (Giant's Wall) in Aglarond by the galeb             construction.
         duhr of Tannath and Undergoth.
                                                                               1098 / Year of the Rose
1086 / Year of the Seer's Fires
                                                                                       Chapter 2 of "Vampire of the Mists"
1087 / Year of Forgotten Anger
                                                                                       Thay attempts 1st invasion of Mulhorand. Thay is defeated at
1088 / Year of Shambles                                                                Sultim and withdraws.
1089 / Year of Three Faces                                                             [Old Empires] Thay attempts its first invasion of Mulhorand. The
                                                                                       Red Wizards are defeated at Sultim and withdraw.
1090 / Year of Slaughter
                                                                               1099 / Year of the Restless
         Followers of Malar led by the fanatical priest Belegoss Wolfwynd
         mount the Great Hunt. The Hunt permanently smashes the power                  New trade routes forged. First modern contact with Kara-Tur and
         of the southern Dragonreach cities. Elminster sets the Harpers to             Zakhara. These routes, in some cases, are later forgotten for a
         slaying every member of the Hunt. The Great Hunt kills Lunaven                time.
         Moonstar and desecrates Selune's Waterdeep shrine. In response,
                                                                                       Lady Alathene Moonstar of Waterdeep founds the Maids of the
         an army of Selunites falls upon the Hunt, driving the Malarites
                                                                                       Midnight Moon, an order of sorceresses dedicated to Selune.
         from the region following a great slaughter.
                                                                                       By this time, the Moonstar clan has ascended into the ranks of
         Construction begins on the first true temple of Selune in
                                                                                       Waterdhavian nobility.
         Waterdeep (completed in 1097).
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        (circa) Searching for a way to immortalize his songs, Finder           1114 / Year of the Last Enclave
        Wyvernspur dabbles in magic that brings about the deaths of two
                                                                               1115 / Year of the Haunted Herald
        of his apprentices. A tribunal of Harper judges decree that
        Finder's music and name are to be forgotten. He is exiled to a                 [Old Empires] The Altumbel War: Under the rule of the
        solitary existence on another plane for almost 300 years.                      expansionistic King Gaemon II, Delthuntle wars with Spandeliyon
                                                                                       for control of the Altumbel peninsula. While Delthuntle lays seige
1101 / Year of the Maelstrom
                                                                                       to Spandeliyon, the pirates of the city and their newfound
        The Spires of the Morning, the abbey and temple to Lathander,                  Chessentan allies rule the waves, wreaking havoc on Delthuntle's
        becomes part of Waterdeep as the walls expand to accomodate                    maritime commerce and eventually forcing an end to the war,
        more settlers. (The perimeter approximates the current paths of                which cost the city-state the dominance of the western Wizard's
        Trader's Way and Andamaar's Street.) The plateau north of the                  Reach it had enjoyed.
        city is all irrigated farmland.
                                                                               1116/The Year of the Empty Scabbard
        The city of Treshla is destroyed by the spells of an aroused colony
                                                                                       The Heralds break from the Harpers.
        of beholders from the Thornwood.
                                                                               1117/The Year of the Twelverule
1102 / Year of the Chaste Maiden
                                                                                       Mordulkin defies the King of Cimbar and Chessenta breaks up into
1103 / Year of the Consuming Glory
                                                                                       squabbling city-states through 1154 DR.
1104/The Year of the Dark Dawn
                                                                                       Alzurth, Mage Royal of Westgate, seizes King Roadaeron's crown
        Birth of Zulkir Szass Tam of Thay.                                             afterimprisoning his predecessor and former lord in his own
                                                                                       throne room before a host of assembled courtiers. As king,
        The sage Aldiber of Memnon writes the widely-quoted
                                                                                       Alzurth imposes his reign of terror on the populace of Westgate
        chapbook,A Year of Sorcery: Wizardly Doings in the Year of the
                                                                                       through his command of sorcery and his absolute mastery of the
        Dark Dawn.
                                                                                       Knights of the Silent Skull, a company of twelve armored warriors
        The noted explorer Vanrak Moonstar returns to Waterdeep from a                 who stalk Westgate's streets at night in search of opponents of
        disasterous expedition to the Black Jungles, a pale shadow of his              King Alzurth's rule.
        former self.
                                                                                       The Dark Horns temple to Beshaba is destroyed by an orc horde
        Vanrak Moonstar becomes head of the Moonstar clan in                           that raids and sacks the Seat of Beshaba. TheBlack Book of
        Waterdeep after the mysterious death of his father, Andvarran.                 Beshaba is lost in the battle.
        Vanrak cuts the House's ties with the High House of Stars.
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Mordulkin defies the Sceptanar of Cimbar's
        In Silverymoon, warehouses, inns, and some homes are built on                  demands for more tribute-taxes, and Chessenta breaks up into
        the south shore of Rauvin, marking the first nonmilitary buildings             squabbling city-states through 1154.
        placed in this part of the city.
                                                                               1118 / Year of the False Bargain
        The Magister Immue Dathril runs afoul of something in
                                                                               1119 / Year of the Sharn Suitors
        Undermountain, possibly a phaerimm, that leaves her little more
        than a pain-wracked head and upper torso. The office of Magister       1120 / Year of the Perplexing Sphinx
        soon passes to the mage who gave her a painless death - the
                                                                               1121 / Year of the Shameful Plea
        drow Nelnfaen Sauntarae (reigns 1104-1126DR).
                                                                               1122 / Year of the Rose Pearls
1105 / Year of the Guardian
                                                                                       Imbrar King of Impiltur.
1106 / Year of the Solemn Halfling
                                                                               1123 / Year of the Shattered Chains
        Auril's faith is first introduced to Calimport by Thaulatiiya, First
        Frostmaiden of the Chill Goddess.                                              A violent series of storms known as the "Teeth of Talos" ravages
                                                                                       the coast of Tethyr, smashing fishing fleets and sinking the
1107 / Year of the Skulk
                                                                                       Dragonstail Peninsula, a low-lying serpentine spit of land
        Felbarr falls to an orc horde at the Battle of Many Arrows; its'               stretching out from the Purple Hills.
        garrison is slaughtered and the fortress is re-named the Citadel of
                                                                                       Roadaeron escapes his magical tomb deep beneath the surface of
        Many Arrows.
                                                                                       the earth when an archmage in the Gulthmere Woods miscasts
        Amnwater, once a tavern and trail stop, becomes a village of local             afreedom spell. The deposed monarch flees westward before King
        farmers and caravan drovers.                                                   Alzurth of Westgate discovers his escape.
1108 / Year of the Open Chest                                                          In Irieabor, Roadaeron reunites with Blaervaer, his youngest son
                                                                                       and the only other member of the royal line to survive Alzurth's
1109 / Year of the Lover's Eyes
                                                                                       bloody purge. Blaervaer, who had been fostered in the home of a
1110/The Year of the Bloody Fields                                                     simple shopkeeper, follows his true father into exile in the
                                                                                       Rockshaws, the broken country of the northeastern High Moor,
        As prophesied, many battles were fought this year.
                                                                                       after Alzurth's assassins track down the exiled king in Irieabor.
        Hulberg is sacked by an unexpected giant attack.
                                                                               1124 / Year of the Shared Sorrows
        [Old Empires] Cimbar and Soorenar clash over a border dispute,
                                                                               1125 / Year of the Lupine Torque
        the first armed conflict between two Chessentan cities since
        Tchazzar's death.                                                      1126 / Year of Azure Blood
1111 / Year of the Old Giant                                                           Azuth appears to the mage Olohmber "Old Thunder" Starnardyn
                                                                                       of Arrabar and offers him the office of Magister (reigns 1126-
        Roadaeron Lorndessar succeeds his long-lived granduncle, Sarvyn
        Eorn, as King of Westgate and founds the Lorndessar Dynasty.
                                                                               1127 / Year of the Luminar Procession
1112 / Year of the Perilous Storm
                                                                                       Imbrar and his guard are lost in the Giantspires; Ilmara is
        Shalgreth of the Wings bequeths theCrystrum of Tranquility to the
                                                                                       crowned queen of Impiltur.
        rangers' adventuring society known as the Men in Green.
                                                                               1128 / Year of the Peryton
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        Althon king of Aglarond.                                                       archmage Ootheraum Deirin. It is said that seeing this struggle
                                                                                       and the airship in which Ootheraum sailed the skies inspired the
        The red dragon Gotha is imprisoned under a mountain of ice
                                                                                       Lantanna to begin their long (and continuing) researches into
        north of the Endless Waste and the Icerim Mountains. After 237
                                                                                       flying ships.
        years, Gotha emerges as a red dracolich.
                                                                               1145 / Year of the Smiling Flame
1129 / Year of the Gilded Cormorant
                                                                                       Coram III (1112 to 1181), 3rd great-grandson of Alemander I,
        [Old Empires] King Niall of Teth briefly becomes Emperor of the
                                                                                       King of Tethyr.
        North Coast after his agents kidnap the eldest heirs of the other
        nine rulers. Holding them as hostages, he forces the other rulers              (circa) TheBook of Bats is first mentioned as being among a
        to capitulate to him.                                                          satrap's treasures in Calimshan.
1130 / Year of the Howling Moon                                                1146 / Year of the Tardy Guests
        By this time, House Moonstar of Waterdeep is in open schism.           1147 / Year of the Glad Tidings
        The Lords of Waterdeep attempt to arrest Lord Vanrak Moonstar,
                                                                                       Battle of the Ford of Goliad. Zhengyi's forces rout the Damarans.
        the Dark Ranger, but he mysteriously disappears.
                                                                                       King Virdin of Damara is killed.
        Lady Alatheene becomes head of House Moonstar.
                                                                               1148 / Year of the Angry Sea
        [Old Empires] Niall of the Nine Hostages' reign as Emperor of
                                                                                       A massive earthquake rocks the Great Glacier, swallowing the ice
        the North Coast ends abruptly when his brother-in-law, King Gost
                                                                                       castle of the Vassan wizards. They are presumed dead.
        of Nethra, an unstable man at the best of times, attacks Niall at a
        banquet, killing him with his bare hands. Gost, pierced by the                 Halaster quits the underground caverns which soon become the
        blades of Niall's twelve bodyguards, survives to continue his reign,           pirates-city known as Skullport.
        and is crowned regent of Teth until his son is old enough to
                                                                               1149 / Year of the Persuasive Trees
        become king there.
                                                                               1150/The Year of the Scourge
1131 / Year of the Seven Kings Horde
                                                                                       Due to Hellgate Keep's forces fouling the waters of the River
1132 / Year of the Talking Spiders
                                                                                       Rauvin further upstream, a virulent plague strikes Silverymoon,
        Creation of Long Portage.                                                      resulting in the death of nearly half its population. Soon after, a
                                                                                       resurgence in attendance at the groves sacred to Mielikki, Lurue,
1133 / Year of the Persuasive Voice
                                                                                       Shiallia, and Silvanus also sparks the construction of a number of
1134 / Year of the Sylvan Winds                                                        new temples.
        [Old Empires] Ghaunlos, a priest of Talos, becomes Lord of                     Plague throughout the Sword Coast. Worship of Talona and
        Sanctus. He orders the execution of the entire Sanctan                         Loviatar soars.
        bureaocracy, installing faithful of the Stormbringer in their place.
                                                                                       Waterdeep is hit hard by the plague, the situation made worse by
1135 / Year of the Petulant Dragon                                                     attacks by trolls and orc tribes.
1136 / Year of the Shadowkin Return                                                    Chondath regains control of Hlath.
1137 / Year of the Falling Menhirs                                                     Khelben Arunsun the Elder arrives and settles in Waterdeep,
                                                                                       building Arunsun Tower (later known as Blackstaff Tower).
        Rise of Zhengyi the Witch King in Vassa.
                                                                                       TheFlame of the Spirit resurfaces in Calimport as a means of
1138 / Year of the Sharpened Teeth
                                                                                       murdering a number of satraps and several powerful shaleiras.
1139 / Year of Shining Waves
                                                                                       About this time, Halaster grants Skullport to Shradin Mulophor.
1140 / Year of the Knight
                                                                                       (circa) The drow queen Nathglaryst of Undraeth clashes with the
1141 / Year of Eyes                                                                    Harpers along the coast of Turmish. The Harpers disrupt the slave
                                                                                       trade between Undraeth and the Red Wizards of Thay.
        A contingent of evil mages from Vassa construct a castle of ice at
        the base of Mt. Okk, in the Great Glacier. They develop much           1151 / Year of the Molten Man
        unique cold-based magic which they plan to use to conquer their
                                                                               1152 / Year of the Portentous Waters
                                                                               1153 / Year of the Remembering Stones
        TheMonocle of Bagthalos is created by Bagthalos Deszhummer,
        High Priest of Helm, in Zazesspur, Tethyr. In 1142, theMonocle is              The Magister Olohmber "Old Thunder" is slain in an ambush by
        stolen by the Skeletal Finger.                                                 the mage Horgyl "Stonebeard" Tusselvarr. Horgyl becomes the
                                                                                       new Magister (reigns 1153-1204DR).
1142 / Year of the Sword's Oath
                                                                               1154 / Year of the Sun Underground
        Redsail the Pirate retires to Aglarond.
                                                                                       Siege of Cimbar by the Lords of Akanax and Soorenar. The king is
        The Bandit Lord Rivior has a hold built for him north of
                                                                                       unable to get assistance from his allies and is forced to sign a
        Eveningstar by the dwarves.
                                                                                       pact imposing harsh limits on his power. Akanax refuses to sign,
1143 / Year of the Talisman                                                            recognizing its lord as the true king.
        [Old Empires] Akanax sacks the fortress of Rodanar, sending                    (circa) The Halruuan conjurer Akhlaur is overwhelmed by his
        shock and alarm through the other Chessentan cities. The fall of               experiments, creating the swamp that now bears his name.
        the citadel gives Akanax control over much of the northern Akanul
                                                                                       [Old Empires] Siege of Cimbar by the Lords of Akanax and
        and also cuts off much of Cimbar's food supply. Soorenar aids
                                                                                       Soorenar. The Sceptanar is unable to get assistance from his
        Akanax in this attack, the first step in an alliance that will
                                                                                       allies and is forced to sign a pact imposing harsh limits on his
        eventually bring Cimbar to its knees and finish the break-up of
                                                                                       power. In retaliation for the events of 1041, Soorenar executes
        the country.
                                                                                       the remaining members of House Ieirmithym (the bloodline of
1144 / Year of the Giant's Maul                                                        Mharkos and Aeruthax).
        The venerable blue dragon Thoklastees is slain over the Shining                Backed by Thessavrae, Akanax refuses to sign the peace treaty,
        Sea in an aerial battle against beasts summoned by the Halruaan                recognizing its lord as the "rightful ruler" of Chessenta.
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1155 / Year of the Tyrant's Lament                                                      their own warships, seeking to defend their merchant fleets and
                                                                                        hunt the pirates in their own lairs. Westgate, still struggling to
1156 / Year of the Winged Gift
                                                                                        rebuild its royal treasury and fleet of ships, does not participate.
1157 / Year of the Wizened Mage                                                         At the urging of his advisors, despite strong personal
                                                                                        reservations, King Blaervaer issues a royal edict that defines
1158 / Year of the Blood Tusk Charge
                                                                                        piracy as a raid against a ship docked in Westgate's harbor. As a
        TheFlame of the Spirit surfaces in Elturel, where it comes into the             result, Westgate becomes a relatively safe port for pirates to visit,
        posession of the mage Helgarth.                                                 and the city's inhabitants need no longer fear pirate raids.
1159 / Year of the Cloven Stones (NOTE: This Year is also known                         Voonlar founded.
as the Year of Tattered Banners)
                                                                                        The Champions Vigilant knightly order is founded in Tethyr.
        Zulkir Szass Tam of Thay becomes a lich after being seriously
                                                                                1165 / Year of the Obsidian Heart
        wounded in a failed invasion of Rashemen.
                                                                                1166 / Year of Countless Scribes
        After years of dwelling in his simple cottage in the Rockshaws,
        Roadaeron chances upon a sword-hilt with an invisible blade, later      1167 / Year of the Parchment Heretical
        revealed to beZeladazar, the Ghost Sword, an event which
                                                                                        Battle of Yonder Fields.
        rekindles the sense of injustice he has long held close to his
        heart. Over the course of the next three years, faced with the          1168 / Year of the Leering Orc
        inevitability of his own mortality and a desire to grant Blaervaer
                                                                                        The Arena Efreetum and surrounding slaves and gladiators
        his birthright, the exiled king uses the magical weapon as a
                                                                                        barracks are set afire by a mage attempting to escape combat in
        symbol to rally about him an army to retake the throne of
                                                                                        the Calimport arena.
        Westgate for his son. Members of Westgate's merchant nobility
        who chafe under Alzurth's nightmarish reign secretly fund many          1169 / Year of the Earth Shaking
        of Roadaeron's mercenaries. Blaervaer goes along with his
                                                                                        Imphras II King of Impiltur.
        father's plans, despite his preference for the quiet life that they
        had forged in the Rockshaws.                                            1170 / Year of the Moonlight Tapestry
1160 / Year of the Swimming Lass                                                1171 / Year of the Dark Mask
1161/The Year of the Quiet Earth                                                1172 / Year of the Hoary Host
        Merith Strongbow, eldest of the Knights of Myth Drannor, born.                  Ausitil Queen of Dambrath.
        The Karanak (Kurunak) Clan become lords of Luthcheq under                       The dwarves of Mithril Hall are forced out by the great shadow
        suspicious circumstances.                                                       dragon Shimmergloom.
        Battle of Manyswords: The final defeat of an orc horde led by                   Clan Battlehammer arrives in Icewind Dale.
        Krautharr Longfangs.
                                                                                1173 / Year of the Fledglings
        [Old Empires] The Karanak Clan become lords of Luthcheq
                                                                                1174 / Year of the Agate Hammer
        under suspicious circumstances.
                                                                                1175 / Year of the Storm Skeleton
1162 / Year of the Prancing Centaur
                                                                                1176 / Year of Prowling Naga
        Death of the bandit lord Rivior.
                                                                                        [Old Empires] The great blue wyrm Shaeldraetha lays claim to
        Roadaeron and Blaervaer lead an assault on Westgate, with the
                                                                                        Mt. Irayas, razing the verdant slopes and reducing the nearby city
        father wielding theGhost Sword. The long-suffering citizens of
                                                                                        of Irayatorus to rubble. Various adventuring parties and questing
        Westgate rise in revolt as do many of Alzurth's own soldiers, and
                                                                                        paladins sent to kill Shaeldraetha in the following centuries
        the invading army quickly overruns the city. King Alzurth is slain
                                                                                        invariably fail to return.
        byZeladazar and his phantom image is captured by the blade's
        magic. As Alzurth's undead status is a closely held secret, the         1177 / Year of the Majesty
        exiled king is left defenseless when theGhost Sword vanishes
                                                                                1178 / Year of the Secret Rider
        immediately after the lich's destruction. The elderly Roadaeron is
        then slain by Alzurth's elite company of armored knights - later        1179 / Year of the Stalking Satyr
        revealed to be skeletal warriors - before Blaervaer can reach his
                                                                                        As a precursor to the Harpstar Wars, a group of Malaugrym attack
        father. In the aftermath of the two kings' deaths and after the
                                                                                        Arunsun Tower. They are defeated and banished from Faerûn by
        posthumous restoration of his father's throne, Blaervaer is
                                                                                        Khelben, Elminster, and a number of mages of Waterdeep
        crowned as Westgate's next sovereign.
                                                                                        (including Hamiklar Wands, the father of Maskar).
        The Skeletal Finger guild is slain to the last thief by the venerable
                                                                                1180/The Year of Sinking Sails
        blue dragon Iryklathagra, in the guild's own hideaway, after the
        thieves disturb her rest. The dragon moves into the guild's                     Sembia loses its' fleet in Pirate Isles.
        vacated hold, keeping theMonocle of Bagthalos.
                                                                                        [Old Empires] The Wyrmwrend: The dragons of the Old Empires
1163 / Year of the Shrouded Sky                                                         are driven into a Dragonrage by unknown causes. The enraged
                                                                                        beasts wreak havoc across the region during the height of the
        Founding of a pirate base on the Dragonisle.
                                                                                        summer months, causing widespread death and destruction.
1164 / Year of Long Shadows
                                                                                        The silver dragon Alypiarsabar battles the red wyrm Glaurdrageth
        Birth of Pryntaler Obarskyr of Cormyr (1164-1210DR).                            over the skies of Cimbar. It is from a poem written about this
                                                                                        battle that the larger Wyrmwrend takes its name.
        Immursk "the Invincible" raids a merchant-ship of Procampur,
        capturing the coronation crown of Cormyr's new king, Palaghard                  The blue wyrm Gestaniius and two of her children raze the Great
        I. This marks the rise of piracy in the Inner Sea from their                    Vale, causing food shortages and rioting in Mulhorand; although
        hideouts in the archipelago that become known as the Pirate                     one of her offspring is killed by an incarnation of Thoth, the great
        Isles.                                                                          wyrm escapes back into the eastern mountains.
        The nations of the Inner Sea, including Cormyr, Sembia, Impiltur,
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        The blue wyrm Shaeldraetha rampages through the Akanapeaks,                  The clergy of the House of the Moon declares the ruins of the
        heavily damaging the city of Reth and razing the settlements of              High House of Stars, Selune's old temple, desecrated ground, and
        the Barony of Eltaeren (present-day: Filraen's Kingdom).                     forbids any of the Moonmaiden's followers from setting foot on
                                                                                     the site.
        The black dragon Azjaldrune "Soarshadow" emerges from the
        Flooded Forest and lays claim to the Deepwash region. She is                 The magical artifact known as theFlame of the Spirit earns the
        eventually seriously wounded and driven from her lair in the High            name "Helgarth's Death" when an apprentice of Helgarth,
        Valley of Aralent by a determined force of Turmish and dwarven               Magathra of Baldur's Gate, thrust the gem into Helgarth's mouth
        warriors.                                                                    and held it there. With the death of Helgarth, the servitors and
                                                                                     other apprentices of the mage attempt to kill Magathra. The
1181/The Year of the Shieldtree
                                                                                     Flame of the Spirit is thrown into the streets and recovered by the
        Alemander II (1150 to 1202), 1st grandson of Coram III, King of              owner of Amscoth's Ales, a nearby tavern.
                                                                                     [Old Empires] The notorious pirate leader Immursk raids
1182/The Year of the Tomb                                                            Delthuntle harbor, setting afire many warehouses and damaging
                                                                                     much of the Delthuntan armada.
        Cities of Calimshan recognize the rule of the pasha of Calimport.
                                                                             1189 / Year of the Lynx
        The Malaugrym uncovered in Faerûn. Harpers report the
        shapeshifters have infiltrated the armies of Thay and Calimshan.             Elthond, 1st son of Althon, King of Aglarond.
        The Harpstar Wars.                                                           Priamon Rakesk, later known as "Frostrune," born in Waterdeep.
        The Cult of the Dragon set several traps and managed to kidnap       1190 / Year of the Poisoned Quill
        or slay several Harpers.
                                                                                     (circa) [Maztica] Tenoch II, a great-grandson of Tenoch I, is
        Talryn, the crown prince of Lyrabar, flees the court of his father           crowned the sixth Revered Counselor of Nexal. He added no new
        and finds sanctuary with Immursk in the Pirate Isles.                        lands to the empire, although trade flourished and he built many
                                                                                     roads, and made the temple of Zaltec the (then) highest in the
        Trade roads now link Amn and Tethyr to the Sword Coast cities of
                                                                                     True World.
        Baldur's Gate, Dragonspear Castle, and Ahghairon's city of
        Waterdeep.                                                           1191 / Year of the Bone Helm
        The High House of Stars, Selune's temple in Waterdeep, is                    Having grown old, King Blaervaer of Westgate steals away from
        attacked and utterly destroyed by invaders entering from                     his throne back to the Rockshaws, embittered by the vicious
        Halaster's Halls. Lady Alathene resigns as head of the Moonstar              struggles among his four sons for the throne. His sons, having
        clan and throws herself into rebuilding the temple.                          been raised amidst the scheming nobles of Westgate, are nothing
                                                                                     like their noble, if somewhat naive, father. In the aftermath of
1183 / Year of the Grisly Ghosts
                                                                                     Blaervaer's sudden abdication, his eldest son, Roadaeron II, is
        Paladins of Osiris clear River of Swords of were-crocodiles and              enthroned as his successor.
        Sebek worshipers. The were- crocodiles re-locate to the Adder
                                                                             1192 / Year of the Guide
        River Delta.
                                                                                     The Cormyrean king Pryntaler founds the Order of Freesailors
        [Old Empires] Paladins of Osiris clear River of Swords of were-
                                                                                     (the Freesails).
        crocodiles and Sebek worshipers. The were-crocodiles re- locate
        to the Adder River Delta.                                                    Khelben "Blackstaff" Arunsun wins the artifactYrix's ring of fire in
                                                                                     a spellduel with a tiefling wizard while traveling the Planes.
1184 / Year of the Howling Hourglass
                                                                                     TheFlame of the Spirit is snatched from its place in an Elturian
1185 / Year of the Immoral Imp
                                                                                     tavern by the dancer Falaera "Manybells" Drachan. She is killed
1186 / Year of the Mesmer Pool                                                       soon thereafter, and theFlame vanishes.
        Prince Talryn returns to Lyrabar upon hearing of the death of his            King Roadaeron II of Westgate is murdered less than one year
        father from ships the pirates attack. Talryn and his pirate                  after his coronation, along with his queen and three young heirs.
        companions are arrested in the city. The king's death was a ruse,
                                                                                     Maeraedryn, Blaervaer's second son, is crowned as King of
        and the young prince executed, his name struck from royal
                                                                                     Westgate. Although suspicion of regicide falls on the newly
        records. Talryn's younger brother, Lashilmbrar, is named as
                                                                                     installed monarch immediately, this tirelessly charming, darkly
        Impiltur's heir.
                                                                                     handsome master of intrigue quickly establishes himself as the
        Birth of Dhalmass Obarskyr, the future "Warrior King" of Cormyr              true power in Westgate. His hidden investments greatly enrich the
        (1186-1227DR).                                                               city, and Westgate flourishes. During King Maeraedryn's twenty-
                                                                                     seven year reign, many members of the royal bloodline fall prey
1187 / Year of the Arcane Guise
                                                                                     to assassins, but the bloodlines of Blaervaer's youngest three sons
        Birth of Ardagast Falconhand, head of the King's Scouts and                  survive.
        ancestor of Florin Falconhand (1187-1246DR).
                                                                             1193 / Year of the Peltast
        Pryntaler crowned King of Cormyr.
                                                                             1194/The Year of the Bloody Wave
1188 / Year of Soft Fogs (NOTE: Lands of Intrigue gives the name
                                                                                     Battle of the Singing Sands, Thay's first great battle against
of this year as the Year of Dawn Moons)
                                                                                     Aglarond. Aglarond wins, but Elthond dies in the battle.
        Chapter 24 of "Cormyr: A Novel"
                                                                                     Philaspur, second son of Althon, King of Aglarond.
        Wyvorlaa, Vizera of King Alemander II of Tethyr, discovered to be
                                                                                     [Old Empires] Battle of the Singing Sands: Thay's first great
        consorting with an ancient lich. The king's nobles force her
                                                                                     battle against Aglarond. Aglarond wins, but Elthond dies in the
                                                                                     battle. Prince Blaedelar of Laothkund leads an army of Laothian
        The House of the Moon, a new temple of Selune, is completed in               mercinaries, socialites, adventurers, and fortune seekers into
        Waterdeep. The temple's founding corresponds with with a                     battle against Thay. Although they suffer horrible losses, the
        rebirth of the Moonmaiden's faith, and the ranks of Her followers            ragtag band is instrumental in Aglarond's win, establishing
        swells over the course of the next decade.                                   Blaedelar and the men of the "Wandering Blades" as folk heroes.
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1195/The Year of the Midday Mists                                                      The pirate Urdogen claims the Dragonisle and rule of the pirates
                                                                                       of the Inner Sea. He begins raiding all Inner Sea ports.
        Lady Alathene of Waterdeep becomes an arch-lich. She is publicly
        announced as dead by the family patriarch, Hormuk Moonstar.                    The Magister Horgyl "Stonebeard" is killed in a spellduel with the
                                                                                       mage Haelvar "Grimskull" Ildagh. Haelvar becomes the new
        Blaervaer of Westgate dies of old age in his cottage in the
                                                                                       Magister (reigns 1204-1221DR).
        Rockshaws, unmourned and already forgotten by his
        descendants.                                                          1205 / Year of Seven Trinkets
1196/The Year of the Shrike                                                            The beholder known as The Eye begins operations in Skullport.
1197/The Year of the Sundered Shields                                         1206 / Year of the Sarune
        Battle of Brokenheads. Aglarond beats Thay.                           1207 / Year of the Bloated Baron
        Philaspur perishes at the fortress of Glarondar during the battle.    1208 / Year of the Gamine
        The twin wizards and Grey Sisters Ulae and Thara become joint         1209 / Year of the Blazing Banners
        queens of Aglarond at the age of sixteen.
                                                                                       The (naval) Battle of the Fallen: Cormyr, Sembia, Impiltur and the
1198/The Year of the Lean Purse                                                        Vilhon Reach powers unite a great fleet to defeat Urdogen and his
                                                                                       fleet of 90 ships. In Eleint of this year, Urdogen and nearly all of
        Three orders of Torm, Tyr, and Ilmater come together to form the
                                                                                       the Inner Sea pirates perish.
        Knights Kuldar of Barakmordin (Tethyr).
                                                                                       The hopes of unifying all the nations along the Inner Sea soon die
1199/The Year of the Baldric
                                                                                       as each country falls to petty bickering over the spoils of the
        In Elesisas, Thornstar's Company finds theSceptre of Mystra in                 pirates' holds, or accuses each other of delays that result in the
        the lap of a trapped statue somewhere in the Sixth Level of                    near-total loss of the Sembian war fleet.
        Undermountain. Of that company, only Impaladus Nolorn makes
                                                                              1210 / Year of the Armarel
        it out of the dungeon alive. He later joins the Watchful Order of
        Waterdeep.                                                                     (circa) The traveling merchant Rebrum of Sheirtalar penns the
                                                                                       much copied, bawdy narritiveLife of Rebrum.
        [Old Empires] King Athame of Laothkund dies heirless; his
        nephew Prince Blaedelar assumes control. End of the kingship          1211 / Year of the Crimson Crag
        and beginning of the Laothkund Principality.
                                                                                       Dhalmass crowned King of Cormyr.
1200/The Year of the Buckler
                                                                                       (circa) [Maztica] Chimal begins his reign after the death of his
1201/The Year of Embers                                                                father. His 18 years were relatively calm, and saw significant
                                                                                       advances in trade, especially with Far Payit and the Otomi tribes.
        Death of Immursk the Pirate aboard his ship, theSea Scorpion,
        while fighting Sembian warships.                                      1212 / Year of the Ocean's Wrath
        By this time, the pirate fleet of the Inner Sea is judged to have              Unchartered adventurers exploring the Fields of the Dead north of
        over 100 ships.                                                                Elturel uncover theFlame of the Spirit from a crypt beneath the
                                                                                       Hill of the Headless Dancer.
        Dhalmass (1186 to 1227), King of Cormyr.
                                                                                       Priamon Rakesk takes the name 'Frostrune'.
        Major invasion of Aglarond by a Thayan alliance of wizards is
        narrowly defeated.                                                    1213 / Year of the Night's Peace
        [Old Empires] The Bell and Ninestars, an inn in Cimbar, is host       1214 / Year of the Waking Wrath
        to a manifestation of Selune. The avatar comes to the aid of
                                                                                       TheKey of Faith is found on the Second Level of Undermountain
        Dlaena Mhalystar, an adherent of Cymbaril who had been
                                                                                       by Walgund's Warriors.
        ambushed by a circle of Shaaran priestesses. It is from this
        incident that sages begin theorize on the dual identity of Cymbaril   1215 / Year of Starlight
        and the moon goddess.
                                                                              1216 / Year of Green Wings
1202 / Year of the Dragon Altar
                                                                                       Balagos the great red wyrm slays the venerable silver dragon
        The rare celestial event known as the "Eye of Myrkul" (involving               Eacoathildarandus.
        the passage of the new moon through a ring of seven stars
                                                                                       Dove Falconhand is born.
        otherwise associated with an old symbol of Mystra) appears in the
        night sky over Faerûn.                                                         [Old Empires] Blaedelar's eldest son, Prince Dalzurin, fights in
                                                                                       the Askelonian Wars in Impiltur, starting a long tradition of
        Coram IV (1173 to 1218), 1st legitimate son of Alemander II,
                                                                                       Laothian princes gaining experience and fame abroad before
        King of Tethyr.
                                                                                       returning home to become rulers.
        Death of Eltrym Drauthglas, the infamous "Hullack Hawk."
                                                                              1217 / Year of the Falling Moon
        [Old Empires] Construction is completed on the House of the
                                                                              1218 / Year of the Swimming Cats
        Stormfather, a gigantic temple-complex high on the slope of the
        Seamount of Sanctus. The largest temple of Talos in the southern               Kymer "the Shade King" (1167 to 1227), ½elf bastard son of
        Inner Sea, the House of the Stormfather is largely viewed as the               Alemander II, Usurper-King of Tethyr.
        first step in an attempt to erode the portfolio of Assuran in the
                                                                              1219 / Year of Prideful Tales
        Old Empires. Its' completion marks the beginning of a holy war
        between the two priesthoods that lasts for over a century, ending              The School of Wonder, a mages' academy, is built in the hills
        only with the fall from power in Sanctus of the priesthood of                  northwest of Hillfort Ishla by the mages Myrdon and Salasker.
                                                                                       King Maeraedryn of Westgate is formally challenged to a duel by
        Sylune (the Witch of Shadowdale) is born.                                      his grandson and acknowledged heir, Iliphael, who has grown sick
                                                                                       of his grandfather's cruel teasings and sly torments. After
1203 / Year of the Gold Sash
                                                                                       dispatching all his viable rivals to the throne, Maeraedryn had
1204 / Year of the Private Tears                                                       selected Iliphael as his heir, knowing that the noble merchant
                                                                                       families would never choose the sickly grandson over the

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        grandfather as king. Instead of simply dispatching Iliphael to the              Queen Ulae of Aglarond marries Ilion the forester.
        dungeon for his temerity, Maeraedryn accepts his challenge,
                                                                                        (circa) [Maztica] Chimal dies, his weak and vacillating son
        perceiving the ensuing combat as a chance to further humiliate
                                                                                        Totep takes the throne of Nexal.
        the long-suffering Iliphael. Iliphael, however, has long prepared
        for his opportunity to seize the throne, and Westgate's next king       1230/The Year of the Long Watch
        dispatches his predecessor through the treacherous use of
                                                                                        Elf-maidens setting out for a pleasure outing are never seen
        sorcery, having secretly trained in the Art for many years.
                                                                                        again. This becomes the basis for the epic poem "The Long
        King Iliphael's reign is marked by the rapid depletion            of            Watch."
        Westgate's royal treasury. The sickly, philandering tyrant        is
                                                                                        High Mage Orjalun of Silverymoon retires and appoints Sepur as
        obsessed with power and paranoid that he will be replaced         in
                                                                                        his successor. Orjalun then mysteriously vanishes later that day in
        turn. He spends much of Maeraedryn's wealth on procuring          or
                                                                                        a burst of green light while walking across the Silverymoon
        developing personal magic items, including theJodhpurs            of
        Skydancing, theStormshower Girdle, andIliphael's Gauntlet         of
        Wands.                                                                  1231/The Year of the Bright Star
1220/The Year of the Toppled Tree                                               1232/The Year of the Weeping Wives
        The Turmish warlord Sjorn Sendreth starts a 20-year campaign                    Destruction of Sessrendale by Archendale.
        against the dwarves of the Alaoreum by attacking Ironfang.
                                                                                        Jander Sunstar is delivered from his curse.
        (circa) The diviner Melegaunt Tanthul arrives on Toril. He spends
                                                                                        High Mage Sepur abandons Silverymoon; Spellsfall sees the death
        the next decades studying the world, wandering from Kara-Tur to
                                                                                        of over two dozen mages vying for power in the city. Silvermayor
                                                                                        Theomel Scalson is elected in Eleint.
1221/The Year of the Frozen Flower
                                                                                1233/The Year of Many Monsters
        Tunnels are dug beneath Hellgate Keep to connect with the
                                                                                        King Iliphael of Westgate is slain by his fiancee, Shlanarnla
        abandoned deep halls of Ammarindar.
                                                                                        Durovree, whom he has kept in chains in his dungeon since their
        The Magister Haelvar "Grimskull" is ambushed and killed by the                  betrothal four years earlier. Shlanarnla strangles Iliphael with her
        mage Isilger "The Dark Smile" Mountrant. The Dark Smile                         steel fetters when he approaches too closely and then claims the
        becomes the new Magister (reigns 1221-1274DR).                                  throne of Westgate in accordance with the city's archaic
                                                                                        inheritance laws, as her unmourned betrothed had not yet named
1222/The Year of the Horn
                                                                                        an heir. As the first and only ruling queen of Westgate,
        The Cult of the Dragon attacks the Harpers, who have fallen                     Shlanarnla's brief reign is marked by a spate of assassination
        under the sway of the self-styled Harper King, the lich                         attempts against her, which she narrowly survives time and time
        Thavverdasz. The subsquent arrivals of first Szass Tam and then                 again.
        Elminster result in a significant defeat for the Cult.
                                                                                1234/The Year of the Full Flagon
        The Harpstar Wars end with the destruction of Rundorl
                                                                                1235/The Year of the Black Horde
        Moonsklan, the Harper King, and the lich Thavverdasz.
                                                                                        The Black Horde: Waterdeep is besieged for nine months by the
1223/The Year of the Trembling Tree
                                                                                        largest orc horde in recorded history. The city is spared when
        The great green wyrm Athauglas is killed by the Company of the                  Ahghairon and his generals introduce griffons as flying steeds for
        Gauntlet.                                                                       the army, allowing them past the orcs to gain food and aid
                                                                                        outside the walls.
1224/The Year of the Swollen Stars
                                                                                        Warlord Khallos Shieldsunder steals control of the city from the
        Storm Silverhand writes "To Harp at Twilight."
                                                                                        Silvermayor while the city is under siege by the Black Horde. The
        Birth of Vangerdahast Aeiulvana, Court Wizard of Cormyr (1224-                  northern walls are breached for the first time in 604 years.
                                                                                        Alustriel, Storm Silverhand, and an army of elves and Harpers free
1225/The Year of the Winged Worm                                                        Silverymoon from the orc seige. Alustriel destroys the self-
                                                                                        proclaimed High Mage Shaloss Ethenfrost and his apprentices in
        Lashilmbrar is king of Impiltur.
                                                                                        spellbattle, while Storm, the archmage Tulrun, and the Harpers
        A Cult of the Dragon cell forms in and around the city of Elversult.            are victorious at the Battle of Tumbleskulls.
        Initially led by human Cultists, the cell is later taken over and run
                                                                                        Alustriel is the first High Mage of Silverymoon to ever be
        by the first dracolich the cell creates, Cypress the Black.
                                                                                        unanimously chosen by the people.
1226/The Year of the Black Buck
                                                                                        Amnian armies fighting humanoids this year capture many orcs,
1227/The Year of the Wall                                                               bringing them to Purskul where they are forced to work in a
                                                                                        series of agricultural and stone-working camps.
        Chapter 26 of "Cormyr: A Novel"
                                                                                        The Black Horde reaches as far south as Tethyr, causing mass
        Palaghard II (1214 to 1261), King of Cormyr.
                                                                                        panic in the Plains of Clovis.
        Palus Frohm, one of Vassa's greatest explorers, begins a twenty-
                                                                                        (circa) [Maztica] Totep dies, rumored to have been poisoned
        year trek through the Great Glacier, culminating in the writing of
                                                                                        by his general Zomoc. Zomoc assumes power.
        "Blood and Ice: Survival in the Great Glacier."
        Haedrak II "The Corsair Prince" (1199 to 1274), 2nd son of Coram
        IV, King of Tethyr.                                                             (circa) [Maztica] The Nexalans war with the Kolan tribes.
        [Old Empires] Prince Blaedelar of Laothkund dies. After a city-         1236/The Year of the Struck Gong
        wide mourning, his son Dalzurin assumes control of the city.
                                                                                        Queen Shlanarnla of Westgate disappears in a storm while out
1228/The Year of the Tattered Banners                                                   hunting with her latest consort. Although widely assumed in
                                                                                        Westgate to have been assassinated, Shlanarnla chooses to flee
1229/The Year of the Carrion Crow
                                                                                        the throne and the grim fate it portends with her newfound love.
        Manshoon of the Zhentarim is born.                                              Her fate is not recorded.

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        As Shlanarnla has no known heirs, the crown of Westgate reverts                Andaeren Robyth, a thief with a scaled, taloned left arm,
        back to the Lorndessar line, and Verovan, great-grandson of King               isteleported to Westgate, where he begins a short but colorful
        Blaervaer and third cousin of King Iliphael, assumes the throne.               career.
        King Verovan's reign is marked by his heavy taxes, fueled in part
                                                                               1247/The Year of the Purple Basilisk
        by the need to rebuild the royal treasury and in part by the new
        monarch's consuming greed, and his penchant for rowing-races.                  Anaglathos overthrown in Turmish by popular rebellion and slain
                                                                                       by adventurers.
1237/The Year of the Grotto
                                                                                       The Assembly of Stars is created to govern Turmish.
        Thesk and Aglarond form an alliance around the marriage of
        Queen Thara of Aglarond to Elthar of Milvarune. Thara and her                  Aurgloroasa, the shadow dragon who sank theWinsome Wyrm
        sister Ulae are granted a title from Milvarn and become the first              over a century before, abandons her thoughts of seizing Westgate
        rulers of Aglarond to assume the title of Mage-Queen.                          as her domain after Anaglathos is overthrow in Turmish and slain.
1238/The Year of the Lone Candle                                                       The Vault of the Sages is moved into its current location in
                                                                                       Silverymoon, and the Heralds buy its former building to create the
        A major trade war occurs between Amnian houses. This dispute
                                                                                       Map House.
        over rights to the Zakharan spice trade fuels further conflicts
        between the Ophal and Ulvax families, and ignites numerous                     The Company of Jade, an all-male band of adventuresome
        other trade wars in its wake.                                                  lordlings, stumble into the long- forgotten Auantiver Labyrinth
                                                                                       while exploring the ruins of Battlegate Keep near the border of
        Khelben the Elder drives Frostrune out of Waterdeep.
                                                                                       Cormyr and Sembia. They encounter a monstrous purple basilisk
1239/The Year of the Bloodied Sword                                                    that kills all but a handful of the Company.
1240/The Year of the Bright Sun                                                1248 / Year of the Cockatrice
1241/The Year of the Lost Lady                                                         Verovan, last true king of Westgate, dies during a rowing race
                                                                                       with a Thayvian galley when he accidentally employs a whip
        Lady Serisa Khiilart, a well-respected Tethyrian noble-woman, is
                                                                                       tipped by cockatrice feathers to lash his crew, a whip placed on
        captured and slain by orcs. In her memory, orcs are wiped out
                                                                                       his ship by the treacherous Red Wizard he had challenged. As
        throughout the South in a genocidal slaughter. Orcs call this the
                                                                                       Verovan's death comes as he attempts to stem the growing
        Year of Pushing Too Far.
                                                                                       power of the merchant houses and petty lords of Westgate, many
        The dwarves of the Alaoreum collapse a mountain atop their                     speculate that his own citizens betrayed him.
        underground city, cutting it off from the surface world.
                                                                                       Upon Verovan's death, a troop of tanar'ri in possession of a piece
        The Pasha of Calimport is assassinated by his rivals.                          of the late king's soul are dispatched by the Abyssal lord with
                                                                                       whom the fallen king had dealt to plunder the royal treasury,
        Amnian armies, back from the great war against orcish forces,
                                                                                       hidden in an extradimensional pocket formed out of the Abyss.
        bring additional orc slaves to the labor camps near Purskul. Many
                                                                                       The tanar'ri and the fragment of Verovan's soul are imprisoned
        orcs legally gain their freedom in 40 years; they and their half-orc
                                                                                       along with the king's treasure through the actions of Gen
        children become Amnian citizens.
                                                                                       Thalavar, an adventuring paladin and third cousin of Verovan who
        The great mage Bowgentle dies.                                                 happened to be in the city at the time and sensed the danger.
                                                                                       The treasury key is secretly fashioned into a brooch, and the
1242/The Year of the Yellow Rose
                                                                                       green feather becomes the trading badge of House Thalavar.
        Monastery of the Yellow Rose founded in Damara.
                                                                                       Fed up with the excesses of the monarchy, the noble merchant
        The ruins of Keczulla are cleared of trolls and other monsters.                families of Westgate establish the position of Croamarkh, an
        Keczulla is resettlted as a caravan stop.                                      elected head-of-state whose term of office lasts four years. House
                                                                                       Vhammos occupies the former royal palace shortly thereafter and
1243/The Year of the Blue Dragon
                                                                                       renames the building Castle Vhammos.
        Rule of the venerable wyrm Anaglathos in Turmish. Until 1247
                                                                                       A company of adventurers led by Endruth Immister, a paladin of
        DR, this is the Time Of The Worm in that nation. (Note: 9520 The
                                                                                       Tyr known as the &quo