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Timeline for the World of Selan

Event Name

Year

Month

Day

Nation

What Happened

Alpha Arkana

-200,001

Unknown

?

N / A

The creation of all. The first spell. Creates proto-gods.
Diety War Begins

-200,000

Unknown

?

N / A

Hungry for power, the proto-gods fight and feed of each other in a chaotic war.
Diety War Ends

-46,000

Unknown

?

N / A

After eons of war, the remaining gods unite to begin creating selan.
Deities create Selan

-45,000

Unknown

?

N / A

Finishing the creation of Selan, the deities create the elementals to mold their new world.
First Contact Angels

-40,000

Unknown

?

N / A

Claiming to be older than the gods, creatures from Elysian offer their services to the deities.
First Contact Demons

-40,000

Unknown

?

N / A

Claiming to be older than the gods, creatures from Gehenna offer their services to the deities.
Hannaran Empire begins

-24,590

Unknown

?

Hannaran Empire Underground Empire of Elves and Dwarves begins.
Elf / dwarf schism

-14,892

Unknown

?

Hannaran Empire Elves and dwarves begin to seriously disagree over slaves, technologies, magics, and other items.
Elf / Dwarf War Begins

-14,679

Unknown

?

Hannaran Empire Fighting breaks out after dissolution of empire over land, resources, and politics.
Hannaran Empire ends

-14,679

Unknown

?

Hannaran Empire Elves secede from empire, dwarves continue after renaming it the Hannaran Confederacy.
Elf / Dwarf War Ends

-14,404

Unknown

?

Hannaran Empire Elves retreat from the underground tunnels. Dwarves celebrate a costly victory.
Warlon Empire Begins

-12,931

Unknown

?

Warlon Empire After scheming and plotting the elves conquer and unite many other kingdoms.
Liu G'hant Born

-19

Kadinora

2

Warlon Empire  
Rebellion begins

-15

Kadinora

5

Warlon Empire Tahlin leads the slave races in a revolt against the elves.
Warlon Empire destroyed

0

Primus

13

Warlon Empire Warlon Empire dissolved, Warlon kingdom created.
E'gath Empire founded

0

Sullum

6

E'gath Empire Tahlin returns to the place of the first revolt. Builds town & forms the E'gath empire. Takes decades for the empire to be complete.
First Mage War begins

24

Dalume

11

E'gath Empire Liu G'hant gathers allies to conquer empire.
First Mage War ends

28

September

25

E'gath Empire Liu G'hant dies in major battle, allies scatter
Second Mage War begins

162

Kadinora

3

E'gath Empire Spirit of Liu G'hant possesses local mage
Order of the Wands is Formed

163

Warshun

10

E'gath Empire The mages and spellswords loyal to the empire formed an order sworn to defend it. Gained Imperial sanction.
Second Mage War ends

164

Primus

28

E'gath Empire Spirit of Liu G'hant banished by adventurers.
Racial prejudice begins

826

Unknown

?

E'gath Empire Humans, motuls, and goblins begin to descriminate.
Pelini Isles rebel

2,048

Warshun

15

E'gath Empire Rebel & break ties w/ empire. Dwarven assistance
Pelini Isles founded

2,050

Primus

6

Pelini Isles  
Attempted Assassination of Strauslaun XVI

2,317

Dalume

17

E'gath Empire Count Reinstag tricks Frederick XVI into insulting his honor. Demands duel and Reinstag uses champion. Frederick XVI is saved by Gwenthen who toys with, insults, and finally destroys Reinstag's champion in flames. Gwenthen becomes Imperial Court mage.
First Campaign Begins

2,326

November

22

E'gath Empire First Campaign Begins. Events following this occured in our campaigns, but may be used or ignored by the GM.
Skeleton Raid

2,326

December

7

E'gath Empire Town of Falconcrest is raided by animate skeletons lead by a necromancer. They steal off with all of the children and young women. Rescued by adventurers.
Saleen Founded

2,326

Kadinora

24

E'gath Empire

Town of Saleen is given a grant by Duke Torin Hollack to become an official town of the Empire. Malcom Nazirson is appointed magistrate.
Battle of Modan Begins

2,327

Marela 21 E'gath Empire Town of Modan in the Duchy of Peirlyean is besieged by three allied armies.  These armies have ogres, slaves, and sorcerers aiding them.  A defending militia, lead by Sorin Talledal and Rayna Blue-eye successfully turn the tide against the invaders.  The armies destroy and harvest every tree for tens of miles from the town.
Battle of Modan Ends 2,327 Marela 30 E'gath Empire The invaders mysteriously leave at a specific time, attempting to kill all their remaining slaves and wounded.  A sortie lead by Trelayne Ebon saved several groups of victims.
Shadow Dome Shrinks

2,327

Dalume 27 E'gath Empire A dark mysterious dome of shadow in the north-central portion of the empire shrinks to the size of a large manor house and grounds.  Adventurers and a squad of Imperial Legionaires say that all shadow creatures in the vicinity have been eliminated.  Trade along the Imperial Highway continues after a many month hiatus.
Shadow War Begins 2,327 Murelm 20 E'gath Empire Word reaches Emperor Frederick XVI that the Shadows have declared war upon the "day-landers".  Commando units infiltrate the Imperial High City and detonate flame based spells in the Noble District.  E'gath prepares for war.