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This is a timeline of events in the EverQuest universe.

Abbreviations used in the timeline:

A.N. Time Events Source
5966 3721 EverQuest II begins in game /time
5956 3711 The Shattering EQ2 Tome of Destiny ch.11
5906 3661 End of The Rending
  • collapse & flooding of Cabilis
  • flooding of collapsed areas
  • collapse of Sub-Tunaria, destruction of Highpass
  • melting of Velious
  • floods
  • earthquakes
EQ2 Lighting the Torches of Forewarning book
5816 3571 Beginning of The Rending EQ2, survivor in Castleview
5816 3571 Rallosian Army Defeated in Qeynos, Freeport, Cabilis
  • Halas conquered
  • Gukta conquered
EQ2 Tome of Destiny

History of the Iksar book guess

5791 3546 Rallosian Army Arose EQ2 Tome of Destiny


5796 3551 Attack on the Nexus. Breaking of the Spires. EQ2 Tome of Destiny ch.3, ch.11
5466 3221 War of the Fay, Sealing of Neriak EQ2, survivor in Willow Wood

Lighting the Torches of Forewarning book

5443 3198 14:33:28 EST, 11 March 2005 in-game /time
5442 3197 Dragons of Norrath in-game /time
3278 3188 Omens of War in-game /time
5427 3182 Gates of Discord in-game /time
3328 3168 Lost Dungeons in-game /time
5402 3157 Legacy of Ykeska in-game /time
5395 3150 Planes of Power accessed in-game /time
5377 3132 Luclin discovered by Al'Kabor, Vah'Shir re-establish contact in game /time
5365 3120 Planes of Growth and Mischief discovered inference
5357 3112 Velious discovered by gnome explorers in the vessel IceBreaker in-game /time
5345 3100 Kunark mission to save Firiona Vie in-game /time
5336 3091 Lanys T'vyl, Daughter of Innoruuk, invades Highpass and is defeated by Firona Vie
5344 3099 Planes of Fear, Hate, and Sky discovered inference
5336 3091 Adventurers defeat Lady Vox and Lord Nagafen inference
5328 3083 The Hatch to Underfoot is broken beneath Paineel. Master Yael seizes Old Paineel. New Paineel is built. EQ1 History of Paineel
5320 3075 EverQuest released in-game /time
5213 3075 Magical civil war of Erudites creates The Hole. In this crater the Heretics create the city of Paineel. The Shifting of the Vah Shir. Maps of Myrist


5299 3054 Antonius Bayle IV crowned. Maps of Myrist
5275 3030 Antonius Bayle IV born. Maps of Myrist
5214 2969 Antonius Bayle III born. Maps of Myrist
5191 2946 Fayspires and Klik-Anon destroyed inference
5191 2946 Antonius Bayle II crowned. Maps of Myrist
5155 2910 Antonius Bayle II born. Maps of Myrist
5140 2895 Highborne destroyed by Prexus EQOA
5135 2890 Arcadin (Erudin) founded by Erud. starting the Age of Enlightenment EQOA


5135 2890 Freeport Founded EQOA


5130 2885 The reign of Antonius Bayle I begins as the city of Qeynos becomes a great city of man. Vahlar-Dev

Maps of Myrist

5120 2875 Highborne founded by Erudites EQOA


5105 2860 Antonius Bayle born. Maps of Myrist
5000 2755 Fall of the Combine Empire. Katta and Seru emigrate to Luclin. Vahlar-Dev
4996 2751 Erudin born. EQ2 Tome of Destiny
4980 2735 The sands of Ro overtake the ancient city of Takish-Hiz, and the elves emigrate to Faydwer. EQOA


4800 2555 Most recent date for birth of the Combine Empire On Languages by Geoffrey-Dev
4332 2107 Highpass founded seen in-game
2245 0 Marr twins enlighten 24 barbarians, creating the Human race Erudin by Aradune-Dev

EQ2 History of the Barbarians guess

A.G. A.N. Time Events Source
0 3032 787 The Shissar encounter the Greenmist and are never seen again on Norrath. The Iksar are freed.
  • The Five Iksar Tribes grow in power (Kunzar, Jarsath, Kylong, Nathsar, Obulus).
  • Much was built during this time, including Charasis built by the Kunzar tribe, Torsis built by Lord Rak'Ashiir, and the resort of Veksar built by the Kylong tribe.
Before Green book

Venril the Chief EQ Atlas site Veeshan's Peak access quest Veksar quest

285 3317 1072 Venril Sathir born in Charasis as heir to the Kunzar chief. guess

Charasis book

313 3345 1100 Venril Sathir becomes Chief of the Kunzar, discovers the library of Kotiz, begins to war the other tribes. Venril the Chief
350 3382 1137 Under Venril, the Kunzar Tribe conquers all others, forming the Sebilisian Empire. Sebilis built. Swifttale Caste formed under Grandmaster Tynn. Venril the Chief

EQ atlas Swifttale book

370 3402 1157 Rile Sathir becomes Emperor through treachery, disrupting Venril's transformation into a lich.
  • Rile Sathir's reign is marked by a rapid development of the navy, leading to control of the seas throughout Norrath.
  • For Kurn Machta was built Kurn's Tower and for the Vampire Lord Chosooth, the five towers of Teraaz (now known as Kaesoria.)
371 3403 1158 Rile Sathir forms the Crusaders of Greenmist. Shadowknight NPC in Cabilis
406 3438 1193 The Greenmist Khukri is forged by Haggle Baron Dalnir for Emperor Rile. Greenmist quest

The Forbidden Tome book

406 3438 1193 Going against the decision of the Ring of Scale, Trakanon attacks the Armada of Rile in the Timorous Deeps, sinking it. The Emperor is slain. Captain of the Seas book
406 3438 1193 Atrebe Sathir becomes Emperor.
  • Using dark magics deep within Kurn's Tower, Emperor Atrebe breeds Sarnaks and the Sokokar flying mounts. The fortress of Chardok was later built for the Sarnak.
EQ Atlas site
456 3488 1243 Trakanon's defiance leads to a civil war amongst the Ring of Scale. As a result, the Sebilisian Empire reaches its height of power as the Emperor's creations lead to great victories against dragonkind. ?
460 3492 1247 Ring of Scale reunites, turning the tide of war in their favor. ?
460 3492 1247 Ganak Sathir becomes Emperor. ?
500 3532 1287 Emperor Ganak and Dragon Lord Jaled-Dar destroy each other in the final battle of the war. The great Sathir dynasty is broken for all time. The Emerald Circle is formed to govern the Empire. ?
500 3532 1287 Chottal Sathir begins his short lived reign. After this, the great Sathir dynasty is broken for all time. The Emerald Circle is formed to govern the Empire. Maps of Myrist
950 3982 1737 The Decline and Fall of the Sebilisian Empire.
  • With the unseen support of the Ring of Scale, the empire falls to slave uprisings, goblin invasions, and forest giant attacks.
EQ for Macintosh manual
950 3982 1737 The dragon Garudon perishes while destroying Veksar, which then sinks to the bottom of the Lake of Ill Omen. Spirit of Garudon quest
950 3982 1737 Fall of the Sebilisian Empire. The dragon Trakanon destroys the capital of Sebilis, is mortally wounded, turns self undead. Crusades book


1056 4088 1843 During The End Days, the spirits of Tunare, Underfoot and the Rainkeeper destroy the ancient cities and libraries of the Iksar. Whether this is literal or metaphorical is not known.
  • Charais is entombed.
Shaman quest

Charasis book Maps of Myrist

1300 4332 2087 The empire is no more.
  • The five tribes of the Iksar suffer greatly.
  • Goblins take control of Karnor's Castle.
  • Sarnak, giants, and the undead of the fallen reside in the crumbling ruins of once great cities.
  • New Sebilis is founded on the ruins of Cabalis, an ancient port town.
EQ Macintosh manual

Maps of Myrist

1312 4344 2099 Karnor's Castle is retaken by Crusaders of Rok Nilok. They fail to take Cabilis. Crusades book
1500 4532 2287 Iksar Empire re-established, centered on and limited to Cabilis. ?
2013 5045 2800 *The amulet of Venril Sathir returns to Charasis
  • Venril seizes Karnor's Castle with a drovalg and undead army.
2093 5125 2880 High Elven beachhead thwarted by Venril Sathir's froglok army. Maps of Myrist
2181 5213 3075 Fall of Torsis (City of Mist) Shaman epic
2293 5325 3080 Second High Elven landing encounters forest giants and is destroyed. Dark Elves establish themselves on Kunark. Maps of Myrist
2313 5345 3100 High Elves establish themselves on Kunark. in-game /time


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