| This Year In|
- Beginning of the Long Red Night. Trouble along the Silk Road leads to new conflict between Akashic Brotherhood and Hindu death-mysticks.
- The Gutenberg printing press is introduced. The Cabal of Pure Thought uses it to disseminate vernacular Bibles, and thus undermine the Church.
- A series of weak Thai kings make concessions to Ayutthaya, which finally absorbs Sukhothai this year.