| This Year In|
- Gilles de Rais arrested and executed. Chateau de Rais becomes powerful Infernal Cray.
- End of the Long Red Night. Trouble along the Silk Road leads to new conflict between Akashic Brotherhood and Hindu death-mysticks. Fearing new Himalayan Wars, both sides withdraw.
- Burning of Baerwald. Cabal of Pure Thought destroys Baerwald. Pagan survivors swear vengeance. Open war breaks out along Black Forest.
- Fall Breeze is born.
- Cosimo de Medici reopens the Platonic Academy of Florence.
- January 1: First Mistridge Convocation. Sh'zar, Valoran, Nightshade and Baldric La Salle meet for the first time in the ruins of Mistridge, attended by retainers and fae allies. After long discussion, they decide to form a grand Council of Traditions, then depart to recruit others.
- 1440-1449-1457: Mages travel the world, finding and recruiting willworkers of all disciplines and styles.
- May 1: Consummating their alliance in a Great Rite, Nightshade and William Groth become the founders of the Verbenae.