| This Year In|
- Bryant Vandegrift retires from his position as CEO of Magadon, Incorporated.
- T. Namba's Saviors and Oppressors is published by Qualban Parn.
- The Sorcerer's Apprentice remains a House Thig secret until this year. After this time, Thig has enough resources to be able to block attempts to have the Device banned.
- Yukio Ishida, future Ivory Tower sociologist, is born.
- Jude Bankole Kuti is born in Kaduna state, Nigeria.
- The Nuclear Test Ban Treaty drives Nevada nuclear tests underground. This has some disturbing effects upon the Umbral landscape.
- Ernesto C. Amanguale is born.