History of Terraden (Timeline)

Year/Date1 Historical Event
0000 SA Great Sundering – Jyanai Disappear – Terraden plunges into darkness
- ERA - The Great Night (1000 years of darkness and despair – seas/skies filled with horrors) – 0000 to 0997 SA
0997 SA Seas lowered to the point of reconnecting what settlements have sprung from the ashes (new common borders)
1002 SA Seafaring renews again as settlements defeat the Sundered Horrors of the ocean
1014 SA A darkness rises in the South and the West – attacks Dwarven and Human nations
1019 SA Aberrant Wars begin – Old Oaths signed by E3, Dwarven Nations and Human settlements
- ERA - Aberrant Wars (100 years of conflict with an unknown enemy – random attacks) – 1019 to 1121 SA
1121 SA Heroes Nine drive the last of the Aberrant Horde into the oceans
1122 SA Central Allied Provinces (CAP) founded by the Heroes Nine as Humans look for leadership
1125 SA Great Land Race begins as wilds are tamed and stability returns to Terraden
- ERA - Great Land Race (50 years of expansion/exploration) – 1125 to 1177 SA
1177 SA Sudden strike on Dwarven and Elven lands by Giants from the north
- ERA - Northern Schism begins (1177 to 1189 SA)
1179 SA Dwarves begin work on Torrin’s Wall (great fortress wall along border with E3)
1180 SA Elves declare Dwarves are making unprecedented land grab during war – Dwarves claim it is defense
1184 SA Tensions mount as war with Giants and land claims continue – battles between Dwarves and Elves begin
1187 SA Torrin’s Offensive – Dwarven nation pushes Giants back from wall construction – drives Giants into E3
1189 SA Dwarves finish construction of Torrin’s Wall and pull back all troops to defense of nation
- ERA - Forest Wars begin – Giants in forest forts/dens versus outskirts of E3 – 1189 to 1395 SA
1200 SA BloodWood is land of twisted undead – warped by an ancient weapon brought from the north by the Giants
1384 SA Elven Coalition forms to end the Forest Wars to their west – cleared path through BloodWood and drove Giants out
1385 SA E3 uses ancient weapon of the Giants to drive remaining force back to the North
- ERA - Gilded Reconstruction (300 years of peace/stability credited to the growing influence of CAP) – 1385 to 1697 SA
~1400 SA The newest nation, the CAP, broker tentative non-violence in the Serenity Accord – between Dwarven Kings and E3
~1500 SA Trade increases across the three super-powers of Terraden, old alliances are forged anew, old grievances maintained
~1600 SA Rich, decadent times… human slaves become a greater human rights issue – calls for bans on slavery begin
1697 SA Explorations west to ancient lands never report back – area is banned as unsafe – CAP sends agents to investigate
- ERA - Orcish Uprising to the West – 1701 to 1731 SA
1701 SA Crull invasion of Dwarven and CAP western coast under cover of darkened skies (demonic powers assisting) – repelled
1723 SA Crull sneak attacks from east under cover of darkened skies – repelled by Elves and CAP
1731 SA Last of the Orcish Hordes driven back to the west – Orc, Goblin and Hobgoblin prisoners become slaves (replace humans)
- ERA - Common Cleansing – explotation of new slaves by Dwarves/Humans, Elves refuse practice of slavery (no Crull shall be our slave, they will die by our hands before they serve us) – 1731 to Present
1889 PRESENT DAY

1 SA stands for “Sarva Anno” – meaning “Sundered Age” in Elven.

History of Terraden (Timeline)

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