The Gamer's Alliance Timeline lists various eras of tGA and the major events that shaped the history of the world and cosmos.
Before Recorded History
|Beginning||Gaea is born in the Void through the first Gate of Light. She gives birth to the rest of the Pantheon, creates the stars and the Land of the Living.|
|??||The gods start fighting among themselves. Fed up with the conflict, Dreamweaver, Mardük and Paedün explore the stars and find the Demon Realm where they befriend and aid the natives.|
|??|| The Unnamed Evil attacks the Land of the Dead. Dreamweaver, Mardük and Paedün travel to the realm to save it from the Evil but nearly lose to it. Dreamweaver sacrifices himself to contain the Evil but gets corrupted in the process.
Mardük and Paedün ask other gods to help but the others refuse to lend their aid. The two brothers try to save Dreamweaver but find out that he has been consumed by Evil and is now calling himself Death. Unable to defeat Death, the brothers imprison him into the heart of the Land of the Dead.
Although locked in his realm, Death's consciousness breaches the planes of reality and starts sowing seeds of discord in the minds of various people, subtly influencing events for years to come.
First Age of tGA
|0 MSG|| Foundation of Ancient Maar Sul by Kagetsu Aurelac.
Maar Sulais Genesis (MSG) calendar begins.
|66 MSG|| The dark dragon Frazzn'korth, under Death's influence, starts terrorizing everyone and sways many dragons to his side.
A group of sages create the Dragon Diamond and seal the dragon's soul.
Dar'Cenrath and the sages are destroyed, and the Dragon Diamond is forgotten in the ruined city which is now known as the Ruined Kingdom.
|87 MSG||Declaration of war on the gods by Kagetsu. The War of the Andain begins. Kagetsu slays Gaea, thus proving that gods can be killed.|
|194 MSG|| Kagetsu casts the blessing of immortality on his wife Marya. Kagetsu is defeated by Taliesin and sealed into a stone. The War of the Andain ends and the Andain disappear from public life under Taliesin's orders.
Mardük is slowly driven mad by the devastation caused by Kagetsu and his anger at the gods for not helping Dreamweaver. Under the subtle influence of Death, his hatred grows and he gradually succumbs into darkness in the following millennia as his powers twist the once noble demons into monstrous figures.
Holy Year (HY) calendar begins.
|7000 HY||Rise of Alent.|
|7200 HY||Fall of Alent.|
|8000 HY||Malakhia d'Zarnagon, influeced by Death, starts wreaking havoc and is eventually banished from the Demon Realm. He loses his memories and starts calling himself Rage.|
|8500 HY|| Beginning of the first tGA RP. Wesley will have to tell us all what happened.
Chaos Era calendar begins.
|1 CE|| After millennia of dark influence, Mardük goes bonkers and begins the Chaos War. The Andain under Taliesin's guidance secretly provide the heroes of the Alliance with weapons which the heroes use against Mardük and the dark clergy.
The Order of the Black Rose appears in public for the first time on Mardük's side.
|?? CE|| Mardük is sealed and Chaos War ends.
The Order of the Black Rose fades from public view into obscurity.
|?? CE|| Jemuel is killed by Raistlin I. The Cardian War ends.
Raistlin I and Britt discover an ancient gateway to the floating continent of Alent and move the capital of Cardia there.
|?? CE|| Sydney is killed and Yurius goes on a roaring rampage of revenge. Raistlin I banishes Yurius to another plane of existence.
The First Banishment causes a lot of destruction, and the floating continent of Alent falls to the sea and becomes a regular continent.
Post Liberation calendar begins.
Second Age of tGA
|11 PL||Events of Descendants of Losstarot begin.|
|?? PL||Rhys Lain kills Raistlin I.|
|??? PL||Events of Descendants of Losstarot end.|
|996 PL||Leon Alcibiates born.|
|1024 PL|| Ofuchi Usurpation plot. Taro Ofuchi and Drishnek are defeated but the heroic Hiroshi Hayabusa dies.
Leon accidentally releases Kagetsu who is stuck in wolf form.
Daven constructs the memory crystal with help from Raistlin II and can thus finally keep his memories intact.
|1025 PL|| Kagetsu and Yurius team up in the Manster Rebellion. Yurius is sealed away the second time thanks to Raistlin II.
Kagetsu retreats to Verdane, is reunited with Marya and founds the new Maar Sul.
After Second Sealing (ASS) calendar begins.
|1 ASS|| Arawn Losstarot born.
Leon retreats to the Isle of Yggdrasil to study magic.
|15 ASS|| Raistlin II meets Arawn briefly during his journeys and returns back to his Tower, only to find out that Arawn is the descendant of Sydney.
The Mullencamp find Arawn and take him away before Raistlin II returns.
|30 ASS||Arawn Losstarot reappears and conquers Augustia. The other kings do not wish to act yet and let Arawn be, hoping to solve things through diplomacy.|
|31 ASS||Arawn Losstarot War begins. Arawn captures and rapes Marya and kills Leon. Raistlin II saves Marya and makes Kagetsu join forces with the Alliance.|
|33 ASS|| Arawn Losstarot War ends when Kagetsu and Arawn kill each other. Marya gives birth to the first child of the Foundling line and fades into obscurity.
After Explosion (AE) calendar begins.
Third Age of tGA
|?? AE|| The last King of Remon dies, and the nation becomes the Confederacy of Remon which is led by the Provisional Government.
Rage regains his memories and takes back his old name, Malakhia, and travels around Remon.
|962 AE||Belial de Ardyn born.|
|974 AE|| Events of Darkness Within begin.
Omaroch d'Zarnagon appears in Remon and meets a bunch of good and bad people as he learns the ways of "lesser beings".
Omaroch falls in love with Delora and marries her.
|975 AE||Kareth d'Zarnagon born.|
|981 AE||Omaroch and a bunch of heroes seal Malakhia into the Dragon Diamond which they leave behind in the Ruined Kingdom.|
|982 AE||Refan d'Zarnagon born.|
|983 AE|| Omaroch kills Antigonus de Ardyn and destroys the top brass of the Order of the Black Rose except for Belial de Ardyn and Koschei Dravaris. Belial vows to hunt Omaroch down.
Omaroch is captured by his demonic brothers while on the run from the operatives of the Order and is taken back to the Demon Realm where he is tortured for years.
Events of Darkness Within end.
|987 AE|| Rogues led by Derak attack the d'Zarnagon home in Remonton and rape and kill Delora.
Kareth is sold to slave traders.
Refan befriends various thieves, including Izael Korath.
|988 AE||Kareth is sold to the Clergy of Mardük. High Cleric Distreyd Thanadar XI takes Kareth under his wing and renames him Zarnagon.|
|997 AE||Zarnagon starts working with Frederic Drima and Jonathan Ferron and learns about the existence of the Dragon Diamond. The trio start searching for a person destined to use the diamond.|
|1000 AE|| Some of these events take place simultaneously. They have been divided under different nations for clarity's sake.
|1001 AE||Yamatian Invasion begins. All countries except Aison are conquered. Kareth d'Zarnagon becomes the right-hand man of Distreyd XII.|
|1003 AE|| Kareth d'Zarnagon and the Yamatian army invade Aison and take over Myridia. Admiral Yasuo is killed and he is replaced by Varalia.
The Faerfolc are released from Tes Pellaria and head for Libaterra. The Faerfolc Rampage begins.
The Fellowship starts recruiting people and fights against Yamatians and clerics of Mardük in Remon. Dwarves join the Fellowship. The Great War begins.
Elves join the Fellowship, and the Grand Alliance is officially formed under Marcus's leadership.
After a bunch of battles Remon is liberated, and the Alliance heads for Maar Sul to depose Martin Struan.
|1004 AE||The Grand Alliance liberates Aison and rests a while before moving to Libaterra.|
|1005 AE||The Reactor Core Explosion occurs in Libaterra, and the Grand Alliance continues onward to Yamato.|
|1006 AE|| The Cataclysm takes place when the Godslayer appears during the Second Battle of Kageshima in Yamato.
Innate Abilities disappear. The Great War and the Faerfolc Rampage end.
The Age of Emptiness (AOE) calendar begins.
|10 AOE||Belial de Ardyn, Marcus and Ax appear and save Remonton from an ice elemental.|
|11 AOE|| Pronin fails to invade all of Maar Sul and is killed by Wolfsbane after the Second Battle of Maar Sul.
Remonton is rebuilt. The new Grand Alliance is formed and marches to Maar Sul's aid.
Heroes save King Marcus from kidnappers in the Ruined Kingdom.
Ax and Marcus become the first members of the Clergy of Hephaestus in over a decade.
The Shadow finally regains his memories in the Ruined Kingdom and remembers his true identity: Taliesin.
Jemuel is finally free of Drishnek's influence and begins preparations for war. The first airship in millennia, Imperator, becomes operational.