Chronology to Accompany The Spanish Gatekeeper Series

In the Year 890 of the Empire, Peter de Soto accompanied by his cousin, Bonifacia Espasande, travel a portal to the World. What follows is a brief chronology of events leading up to their arrival.

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Chronology Notes


Since Year 1 of the founding of the Empire


Since Year 1 of the founding of Tanjis

 

890

2301

Peter and Bonifacia arrive (the year 1900 CE) – civil war/waning days of the Empire

840

2251

50-year treaty signed

838

2249

Arrival of Manuel López

834

2245

“Second War” with the Four Dominions begins over settlement of the Keartlands

832

2243

The “Last” Og’yre War (or sometimes, “Third Og’yre War”)

390

1801

Prayer Circle Movement – destruction of the great temples

50

1461

“First War” with the Four Dominions (the so-called “Test of Empire” – Stônar and allies defeated) – rise of the Weshnut dominion

(Year 1)

 

1412

Founding of the Empire of the Ulfair – Gwellem exodus to Kayu Tun (absorb the native Weshnut culture); Keartlands abandoned; borders redefined

 

1411

Ulfair induced by Kaladar to end their long isolation – defeat of the Og’yre (the “Second Og’yre War”); six of the “Ten Kings” submit to Ulfair hegemony

 

circa 1401

“Closing Wars” between the Ten Kingdoms (late Dark Age); ruin and abandonment of Jordua

 

901

Beginning of the Dark Age (lasts 510 years - steady decline of Gwellem civilization) - Destruction of Tanjis; defeat of Acerbys; extinction of the ‘Ob Thyurs race; departure of the Ósir

 

801

War with Acerbys marks the beginning of the “First Og’yre War”(Og’yre and Madærgal alliance)

 

551

Acerbys arrives – introduction of the Og’yre race

 

201

Founding of Jordua – construction of the first great temples of the “Old Religion”

 

175

The Ulfair arrive; self-imposed policy of isolation and neutrality; introduction of “The Eternal Architect” (slow erosion of the “Old” Gwellem religion begins)

 

2

First grant of trade and travel “exceptions” to TNX-37B by the Ósir; “Golden Age” begins (Gwellem profit and excel)

 

(Year 1)

Founding of Tanjis, mostly peaceful relations between the races (notable exception of the ‘Ob Thyurs)

 

3 BFT (Before the Founding of Tanjis)

Discovery of Valţsrim 27,2 by the Ósir (planet TNX-37B inhabited by four original races: Gno’men, ‘Ob Thyurs, Madærgal and Gwellem); two prominent kingdoms: Gno’men Fal and Madær Fal; Gwellem loosely organized pastoral peoples
 

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