The Timeline of Everything

Prehistory

  • Before History Began

    Haven's Conception
    Geological / environmental event

    Formed from the Blacksea, Haven rises above the near endless waters of Ravare.

Conquest of Man

  • The First Conquest

    Arrival of Mankind
    Population Migration / Travel

    Armed with steel and rage, Mankind invades Haven, the home of the Beastfolk, bringing their gods of war with them.

  • Est. 5 CM

    The Catechism of the Unseen Faith
    Religious event

    The first religious text of the Unseen Faith is written, quickly attracting a small following of deeply religious monks.

  • 9 CM

    61 CM



    War of Blade & Claw
    Military action

    Mankind begins to build cities along the shore, claiming Haven as their own. The Beastfolk attempt to quell this invasion.

  • 30 CM


    Capital Founding: Bastion
    Founding

    Laying her firstborn to his final resting place, Lady Death allows her grief and rage fuel her so that she could sanctify the land around the grave. This land would be sacred to herself, and her remaining son, Elias.

  • 245 CM


    Ascension: Argous & Urlog
    Religious event

    As the two brothers struck down the Titan Bemyriq, her ichor seeped around their feet until they could stand no longer. Ancient oaths were spoken and the blood of the Titan was consumed. Together they achieved divinity.

  • 247 CM


    Capital Founding: City of Marble
    Founding

    Sculpted from the corpse of the titanic corpse of Bemyriq, the City of Marble is made both home and temple to Argous and Telia.

  • 500 CM


    Founding: Brother's Rest
    Founding

    The construction on a training ground for the Unseen Order begins.

  • Est. 800 PH

    Migration of the Eld
    Population Migration / Travel

    As war claimed most of the lands East of the Wyld the people known simply as the Eld sought to escape through the Wyld into Haven.

Conquest of Uderkith

  • 0 CU


    Arrival of Dwarvenkind
    Population Migration / Travel

    Traveling from their home continent of Moorwald, the Dwarves arrive on Haven. Their reasons for journeying so far have been buried and forgotten.

  • 2 CU

    173 CU



    War of Steel & Smoke
    Military action

    Armed with superior craftsmanship and extensive military training, the Uderkith (ancient Blackhill Dwarves) begin to conquer much of the Throat of the World.

  • Est. 200 BF

    Arrival of the Elves
    Cultural event

    The journey through the timelost Wyld took a grave toll on the Eld settlers. Warped into the Elves we know today, the first Faefolk are discovered escaping the Wyld into Haven.

  • 347 CU


    Founding of Ravenpeak
    Founding

    The newly established Elvenkind trade their arcane secrets with the Dwarves of Trumnig Quarry (Glass Sea) in exhange for a capital to be built purely of Blackstone. Aided by magic and a few rented Golems, the city was constructed quickly.

  • 447 CU


    Founding: Shadmir Quarry
    Founding

    A massive deposite of Blackstone, Iron, Bauxite, and small amounts of Gold. The Dwarves quickly capatlize on this and claim the area as their own, even at the cost of both Dwarven and Beastfolk lives.

  • 539 CU


    Disaster at Shadmir
    Disaster / Destruction

    Despite high profits and years of success, the local Dwarven clans of Shadmir destroy the Shadmir Quarry and flood it to the brim. Claims of dark beings and horrific visions plague those that travel near the dwarven-made lake.

  • 683 CU


    Slaver's Guild Founded
    Founding

    Six families, all with deep ties to the slave trade, meet within Ravenpeak to form the Slaver's Guild. As coin was passed around quickly, little political resistance led them to quickly take root.

    Additional timelines
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  • 683 CU


    Founding of the Unseen Temple
    Founding

    Slowly built with reverence and respect for the land, the temple was nothing less than a masterpiece hidden away in the Throat of the World.

  • 687 CU


    Miner's Guild Founded
    Founding

    Publically, and loudly, the workers of the Graystone Quarry within the Gray Mount join together in the name of economic freedom and safety from the slaving hands of their taskmasters.

    Additional timelines
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  • 688 CU

    9
    NewGrowth
    688 CU

    11
    NewGrowth


    The First Slaver's Ball
    Political event

    A grand ceremony of wealth, flesh, and wine is hosted within Ravenpeak by the Slaver's Guild. This event lead to the nearly region-wide acceptance of slavery as a way for governments to reclaim lost taxes.

  • 689 CU


    Founding of Graystone
    Founding

    Having won the revolution, the Miner's Guild renames the Graystone Quarry and promises to make a city where hard work will always pay.

  • 712 CU


    Founding of Seawatch
    Founding

    Finally free from the restraints of civil society, the dwarven clan of Giststeel claims the southern shores of the Abyss in the name of uncontrolled progress. Their various inventions powered by ichor harvested from the corpses of slain Abyssal Leviathans.

  • 903 CU


    Birth of Cleaver
    Life, Birth

    Additional timelines
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  • 967 CU

    7
    PastFlame

    Baranir Blackforge is Born
    Life, Birth

    Additional timelines
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  • 972 CU


    Founding of Shorewall
    Founding

    Established as the first island settlement of Haven, Shorewall's original purpose was to maintain naval superiority over The City of Marble. Its name originates from the large quay built along a large portion of the shore that was nicknamed Shorewall.

    Related Location
    Shorewall
    Related article
  • 975 CU


    Founding of Orswall
    Founding

    Known for its walls of stone and lumber, Orswall is founded upon the premise of safety in numbers as it rests on the harsh Solemn Expanse.

  • 983 CU


    Huntsman's Guild Founded
    Founding

    Before the Fall, the Gravehunter's guild was established under the name of the Huntsman's Guild. Specialized in both beast and bounty hunting.

    Additional timelines
    Related article
  • 989 CU


    Kushtaka find Haven
    Population Migration / Travel

    Stranded from their distant home the Kushtaka find themselves on the island they would come to call home for generations.

    Related article

Before Fall

  • 0 BF


    Arrival of Dwarvenkind
    Population Migration / Travel

    Traveling from their home continent of Moorwald, the Dwarves arrive on Haven. Their reasons for journeying so far have been buried and forgotten.

  • 2 BF

    173 BF



    War of Steel & Smoke
    Military action

    Armed with superior craftsmanship and extensive military training, the Uderkith (ancient Blackhill Dwarves) begin to conquer much of the Throat of the World.

  • Est. 200 BF

    Arrival of the Elves
    Cultural event

    The journey through the timelost Wyld took a grave toll on the Eld settlers. Warped into the Elves we know today, the first Faefolk are discovered escaping the Wyld into Haven.

  • 347 BF


    Founding of Ravenpeak
    Founding

    The newly established Elvenkind trade their arcane secrets with the Dwarves of Trumnig Quarry (Glass Sea) in exhange for a capital to be built purely of Blackstone. Aided by magic and a few rented Golems, the city was constructed quickly.

  • 447 BF


    Founding: Shadmir Quarry
    Founding

    A massive deposite of Blackstone, Iron, Bauxite, and small amounts of Gold. The Dwarves quickly capatlize on this and claim the area as their own, even at the cost of both Dwarven and Beastfolk lives.

  • 539 BF


    Disaster at Shadmir
    Disaster / Destruction

    Despite high profits and years of success, the local Dwarven clans of Shadmir destroy the Shadmir Quarry and flood it to the brim. Claims of dark beings and horrific visions plague those that travel near the dwarven-made lake.

  • 683 BF


    Slaver's Guild Founded
    Founding

    Six families, all with deep ties to the slave trade, meet within Ravenpeak to form the Slaver's Guild. As coin was passed around quickly, little political resistance led them to quickly take root.

    Additional timelines
    Related article
  • 683 BF


    Founding of the Unseen Temple
    Founding

    Slowly built with reverence and respect for the land, the temple was nothing less than a masterpiece hidden away in the Throat of the World.

  • 687 BF


    Miner's Guild Founded
    Founding

    Publically, and loudly, the workers of the Graystone Quarry within the Gray Mount join together in the name of economic freedom and safety from the slaving hands of their taskmasters.

    Additional timelines
    Related article
  • 688 BF

    9
    NewGrowth
    688 BF

    11
    NewGrowth


    The First Slaver's Ball
    Political event

    A grand ceremony of wealth, flesh, and wine is hosted within Ravenpeak by the Slaver's Guild. This event lead to the nearly region-wide acceptance of slavery as a way for governments to reclaim lost taxes.

  • 689 BF


    Founding of Graystone
    Founding

    Having won the revolution, the Miner's Guild renames the Graystone Quarry and promises to make a city where hard work will always pay.

  • 712 BF


    Founding of Seawatch
    Founding

    Finally free from the restraints of civil society, the dwarven clan of Giststeel claims the southern shores of the Abyss in the name of uncontrolled progress. Their various inventions powered by ichor harvested from the corpses of slain Abyssal Leviathans.

  • 903 BF


    Birth of Cleaver
    Life, Birth

    Additional timelines
    Related article
  • 967 BF

    7
    PastFlame

    Baranir Blackforge is Born
    Life, Birth

    Additional timelines
    Related article
  • 972 BF


    Founding of Shorewall
    Founding

    Established as the first island settlement of Haven, Shorewall's original purpose was to maintain naval superiority over The City of Marble. Its name originates from the large quay built along a large portion of the shore that was nicknamed Shorewall.

    Related Location
    Shorewall
    Related article
  • 975 BF


    Founding of Orswall
    Founding

    Known for its walls of stone and lumber, Orswall is founded upon the premise of safety in numbers as it rests on the harsh Solemn Expanse.

  • 983 BF


    Huntsman's Guild Founded
    Founding

    Before the Fall, the Gravehunter's guild was established under the name of the Huntsman's Guild. Specialized in both beast and bounty hunting.

    Additional timelines
    Related article
  • 989 BF


    Kushtaka find Haven
    Population Migration / Travel

    Stranded from their distant home the Kushtaka find themselves on the island they would come to call home for generations.

    Related article

After Fall

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