Timeline


This is a known timeline of events within Terracopia. There are four calendars of note:


Age of Fables

  •  ??? - Creation of the Dwarves by the god Haephus
  •  ??? - Creation of the Orcs by the god Haephus
  •  ??? - Creation of the Humans by the god Haephus
  •  ??? - Creation of the Elves by the god Haephus
  •  ??? - Helios' wrath (according to the Epic of Macedon)
  •  ??? - The gods build the Great Ark in secret and set out in search of Terracopia
  •  ??? - Terracopia is found and settled
  •  ??? - Construction of the city of K'Choth for an unknown purpose by an unknown civilization
  •  ??? - Founding of Atlantis by the god Haephus (Elvish mythology)

Age of Atlan

  • -3572 - Start of the Atlan Imperial Reckoning calendar
  • c. -3300 - Rise of the Elvish Old Kingdom. Most of the land that would become Terracopia is conquered.
  • -3012 - Birth of Corlae
  • -2721 - Birth of Iera
  • -2668 - Death of Corlae
  • c. -2500 - The height of the Old Kingdom
  • c. -500 - The Great Plague sweeps through the Old Kingdom. The Old Kingdom falls.
  • c. -500 - Orcs throw off their slavery to Ba'al

Age of Darkness

  • -354 - Start of the Kraith calendar.
  • -300 - Accepted date for the fall of the Minoan Empire and the slaughter of Iram.
  • -318 - The city of Iram disappears.
  • -243 - Aleksand the Great unifies the Orc clans of Macedonia; foundation of the Kingdom of Macedonia.
  • -220 - Consolidation of villages into the Truscian Alliance.
  • -176 - Creation of the Romae League.
  • -101 - Declaration of Imperium Romae.
  • -100 to -45 - The Empire Romae Period of Consolidation. Pax Romae. Apex of Romae Power.
  • -82 - The great infestation of Laq Beetles in Atlantis.
  • -75 - Death of Imperator Scipio. Imperator Constantine takes power.
  • -60 - The Kraith begin settling the wandering city of K'Choth
  • -56 - First Elvish War begins.
  • -50 - First Elvish War ends with the signing of the Treaty of Atlantis.
  • -45 - Death of Imperator Constantine. Imperator Appius takes power.
  • 0 - This is the general date assumed for the Great Rising, and is the point from which all other dates are calculated according to Pompeii.

Age of Chaos

  • 1 - The Wars of Succession begin in the Pompeii archipelago.
  • 23 - Claudio I is crowned Emperor and the Empire of Pompeii is founded.
  • 189 - Founding of the Kingdom of Eisenfeld.
  • 205 - Neustadt becomes the dominant city in the northern archipelago.
  • 420 - Ascension of the god-kings in Songhai.
  • 589 - Second Elvish War begins.
  • 594 - The Atlantean volcano Mero-Carith erupts, killing thousands. Second Elvish War ends.

Age of Enlightenment

  • 603 - Birth of Federico Medicia I, The Undying Father.
  • 605 - Founding of the Margraviate of Uhrenheim.
  • 634 - The Kraith begin construction of Trace Uutar; this is finished in 650 PR.
  • 703 - Gotland is invaded and conquered by the Kingdom of Eisenfeld.
  • 722 - The Red Boils kills over 80% of the population of Aquitania.
  • 746 - The House of Lindau becomes dominant and founds the Duchy of Lindau.
  • 780 - Destruction of Onwu Kongo.
  • 782 - House Storck ascends to the throne of the Margraviate of Uhrenheim.
  • 853 - Third Elvish War begins.
  • 856 - The Atlantean city of Mariqueth is burned to the ground. Third Elvish War ends.
  • 880 - The lost kraithhold of Kaikraith is rediscovered.
  • 971 - The Baden Revolt. The entire royal line of the Principality of Baden is executed by angry mobs.
  • 972 - Foundation of the Republic of Baden.
  • 981 - First recorded encounter with a Blight zone.
  • 987 - The Parlementarian Revolution fails in the Kingdom of Normandy.
  • 990 - The opening of the great Cisalpine Blight.
  • 1012 - Vittorio VII is crowned Emperor of the Empire of Pompeii.
  • 1020 - Birth of Katherina Sophia Charlotte, Kaiserin of the Kingdom of Eisenfeld.
  • 1022 - The island of Piedma is overwhelmed by Corruption forces. Vittorio VII declares martial law in Napoli and regains control of the Empire.
  • 1035 - Current Day