| This Year In|
- Emperor Justinian I ascends to the throne of the Byzantine Empire. With his ascension, the separation of the Byzantine Empire with the old Roman Empire is complete.
- The War for the Black Torc: The Unseelie and Seelie Courts of Wales and England clash over the possession of the Black Torc, which is taken by the Unseelie prince Carniog. High King Myrddin of Gwynedd vanishes, leaving Caerna as regent. Caerna's son is betrayed by the Unseelie Morgan le Fay and trapped in the Torc. The conflict ends when Caerna throws the Black Torc into the Llyn Brianne, denying it to both Seelie and Unseelie.