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These are some of the milestones in the History of Tyria based on the Mouvelian Calendar. Canthans also use that calendar when interacting with Tyrians, but use the Canthan Calendar in their own nation.

Mouvelian year Canthan year Elonian year Tyria Cantha Elona

Before Exodus ~ Exodus

10,000 BE Early pre-imperial era -10,000 DR Last signs of Giganticus Lupicus (the Great Giants) on Tyrian continent (best guess).
1769 BE Middle pre-imperial era -1569 DR Serpents arrive in Tyria.
786 BE Late pre-imperial era -586 DR Humans settle the northern coastline of Cantha.
510 BE 0 CC -310 DR Canthan clans unite under Kaineng Tah, first Lord Emperor of the Dragon.
464 BE 46 CC -264 DR Lord Emperor Kaineng Tah dies under mysterious circumstances.
462 BE 48 CC -262 DR Luxons formally secede from the Empire, become vassal clan.
459 BE 51 CC -259 DR Kurzicks declare independance from Cantha, become vassal clan.
205 BE 305 CC -5 DR Humans appear on the Tyrian continent. Humans appear in the valley of Elona and the island of Istan.
200 BE 310 CC 0 DR The first Primeval King rules Elona from Fahranur. The beginning of the Elonian calendar.
175 BE 335 CC 25 DR Margonite colonies start to appear along the western and northern coasts of Elona. Margonite ships control the Unending Ocean.
100 BE 410 CC 100 DR High plains human settlements become known as Ascalon.
1 BE 509 CC 199 DR The Old Gods give magic to the races of Tyria.

The Exodus

0 AE 510 CC 200 DR The five gods created the Bloodstones to control the widespread misuse of magic. The end of Margonite civilization. The creation of the Crystal Desert and the Desolation. The Exodus of the Gods.
1 AE 511 CC 201 DR Prince Chang Hai, a Warrior Monk, becomes the first Emperor of Cantha who became Weh no Su.
2 AE 512 CC 202 DR Orr becomes an independent nation.
29 AE 539 CC 229 DR The influence of the Primeval Kings extend to Vabbi and the Desolation, and they bury their dead rulers in the tombs located in the Crystal Desert.
174 AE 684 CC 374 DR Serpents leave the world of men and settle in the Crystal Desert.
221 AE 731 CC 421 DR Cantha starts trade relations with Tyria, Elona, and even lands further north.
272 AE 782 CC 472 DR Glint compiles the Flameseeker Prophecies.
300 AE 810 CC 500 DR Kryta becomes a colony.
358 AE 868 CC 558 DR Kryta becomes an independent nation.
452 AE 962 CC 652 DR Elona is ravaged by the scarab plague, countless people die, the royal family was eradicated. Istan is abandoned. The end of the age of the Primeval Kings (Primeval Dynasty).
456 AE 966 CC 656 DR End of the plague. Admun Kolos obtains the throne and establishes the Great Dynasty.
520 AE 1030 CC 720 DR The first new colony appears on Istan.
583 AE 1093 CC 783 DR The fall of the Great Dynasty. The beginning of the Pretender Wars and the Shattered Dynasty era.
640 AE 1150 CC 840 DR The end of the Shattered Dynasty era. Elona formed from three allied provinces: Kourna, Istan, and Vabbi.
712 AE 1222 CC 912 DR The First Great Corsair War.
757 AE 1267 CC 957 DR Palawa Joko builds the Bone Palace in the Desolation.

"200 years ago"

851 AE 1361 CC 1051 DR Lord Odran is the first mortal to enter the Rift.
860 AE 1370 CC 1060 DR Nolani is created. Palawa Joko invades Elona, captures most of the Northern Province, and earns the nickname "the Scourge of Vabbi".
862 AE 1372 CC 1062 DR Turai Ossa defeats Palawa Joko in the Battle of Jahai.
868 AE 1378 CC 1068 DR Turai Ossa leads his followers on the Great Pilgrimage to the Crystal Desert.
872 AE 1382 CC 1072 DR Shiro Tagachi slain in the Harvest Temple of Cantha after killing Emperor Angsiyan. The bloodline is unbroken when his son Hanjai (Kisu's great-great grandfather) ascends to the throne.
874 AE 1384 CC 1074 DR Istan and Vabbi reestablish their clanmarshal positions. The Kournans kept the tradition of being ruled by the Warmarshal, at this time Kunai Ossa. Although Kunai Ossa refuses to establish dynastic reign, the Kournan Warmarshals are always chosen from the Ossa clan.
898 AE 1408 CC 1098 DR The Great Northern Wall is erected.
899 AE 1409 CC 1099 DR The Great Fortress of Jahai is established at the Grand Cataract.
900 AE 1410 CC 1100 DR The successful merchant Amaki Voss claims herself clanmarshal of Makuun, becoming the first "Prince of Vabbi".
902 AE 1412 CC 1102 DR Long-standing trade agreements between the Tyrian kingdoms and the Canthan Empire dissolved by imperial decree.
940 AE 1450 CC 1140 DR Cantha's embassy formally closed in Ascalon City and Elona. The rise of the corsairs.

The last 100 years

982 AE 1492 CC 1182 DR The Second Great Corsair War begins.
1013 AE 1523 CC 1213 DR The first Guild Wars erupt in Ascalon.
1016 AE 1526 CC 1216 DR The Second Great Corsair War ends after the defeat of Lady Glaive's Armada by Spearmarshal Maloha. Istan is established as a maritime power.
1017 AE 1527 CC 1217 DR The Luxons and Kurzicks of Cantha end formal diplomatic contact, communicating with each other only when required (and almost always through official liaisons of the Celestial Ministry).
1058 AE 1568 CC 1258 DR Kintah dies and is succeeded by his son Kisu, who becomes the 31st Canthan emperor.
1070 AE 1580 CC 1270 DR The Charr Invasion, which brought about the end of the Guild Wars, and caused The Searing.
1071 AE 1581 CC 1271 DR Resurgent trade between Cantha and the devastated Tyrian kingdoms formalized in the Second Treaty of Lion's Arch. Bay of Sirens renamed Sea of Sorrows after upswing in shipwrecks (The Cataclysm).
1072 AE 1582 CC 1272 DR The Lich Lord attempts to open the Door of Komalie. Shiro Tagachi releases the plague in Cantha. Master Togo summons Mhenlo to the Shing Jea Monastery.
1075 AE 1585 CC 1275 DR Varesh Ossa attempts to release Abaddon from his prison in the Realm of Torment, Palawa Joko returns.
1078 AE 1588 CC 1278 DR Downfall of The Great Destroyer during Eye of the North
1079 AE 1589 CC 1279 DR "Present Day" Civil War Breaks out across Kryta between the Shining Blade and the White Mantle during the events of the War in Kryta.

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