| This Year In|
- Japan's Emperor gives Minamoto Yoritomo the title of "shogun," or "barbarian suppressing general."
- 1095-1192: The Crusades. Many Hermetic magi accompany Crusader regiments to the Middle East, and bring back new scrolls and insights into alchemy and mathematics, invigorating the Houses.
- The Toreador allegedly manipulate Pope Celestine III into separating the Scottish Church from the Ventrue-controlled Archdiocese of York.