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Years:
2040 2041 2042 2043 2044 2045 2046 2047 2048 2049

2040Edit

References

  1. o28911980The Universal Brotherhood A Web of Deceit Chapter One
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 o34954845Sixth World Almanac pg. 58
  3. Shadows of Asia pg. 94
  4. o35702881Shadowrun Third Edition pg. 29; o34954845Sixth World Almanac puts the year as 2039.
  5. Ibid. pg. 31
  6. Shadows of Asia pg. 184

2041Edit

References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 1.17 o34954845Sixth World Almanac p. 59
  2. o84296706Germany Sourcebook pg. 29
  3. o57446066Native American Nations Volume Two p. 93
  4. o70096438Shadows of Asia p. 202

2042Edit

References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 1.17 1.18 1.19 o34954845Sixth World Almanac p. 60
  2. o89952224Tír na nÓg p. 34
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 o84296706Germany Sourcebook pg. 29
  4. Mob War! p 15

2043Edit

References

  1. o28911980The Universal Brotherhood A Web of Deceit Chapter One
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 2.11 2.12 2.13 2.14 2.15 2.16 2.17 2.18 o34954845Sixth World Almanac p. 61
  3. 3.0 3.1 o84296706Germany Sourcebook pg. 29
  4. o89952224Tír na nÓg p. 34
  5. o70096438Shadows of Asia p. 94, 119
  6. Mob War! p. 15
  7. o21639523Tir Tairngire p. 27

2044Edit

  • April 7 ATHABASKAN COUNCIL: The council designates sasquatches as a sapient species, according them the same inalienable rights as metahumans. They are one of the first nations in the world to do so.[1]
  • Spring CZECH REPUBLIC: The University of Prague refocuses their magical training into on cross-traditional approaches, garnering worldwide recognition.[1]
  • May: Chancellor Alfons Hunggarten attempted to break the monopoly of foreign corporations. The South German League collapses after corporations withdraw their support. A constitutional council is established to reorganize Germany.[2]
    • May 10: All South German datagrids ceased to function for the next three days.[2]
    • May 14: South German economy stood on the brink of collapse and the Association of German Unions called for a general strike.[2]
    • May 15: Several dragons flew in formation over the cities of Munich and Stuttgart, which many residents took as a bad omen.[2]
    • May 16: Foreign governments froze any assets of the South German Federation held in their banks.[2]
    • May 17: The security force MET2000 dissolved its contract with the South German government, depriving it of an army.[2]
    • May 18: Chancellor Alfons Hunggarten is forced to resign.[2]
  • July 18 MIDDLE EAST: War breaks out between Iran and Iraq, which quickly embroils much of the Middle East. Badr al—Din Ibn Eisa resolves the conflict in conjunction with his Islamic Unity Movement.[1]
  • July 20 EUROPE: Noted mage Martin de Vris strikes off on a series of one-man vampire hunts.[1]
  • September 10 UCAS: Construction begins on the Renraku Arcology in the Seattle Metroplex, .[1]
  • Fall KOREA: BTL abuse climbs to record heights. Over the next ten years it is slowly contained through the efforts of socially conscious groups like the Church of Unifi cation.[1]
  • October 15 UK: Evidence emerges that suggests that the Conservative government encouraged the Adams-Hoffmann Project 42-20, leading to the Conservative’s downfall in the following year.[1]
  • November 6 UCAS: Carl Preston is elected President of the UCAS.[1]
  • November 6 CAS: Joseph Alexander is elected President of the CAS.[1]
  • December 12 UCAS: New Horizons corporation comes under investigation for its Superkids project, overseen by New Horizons CEO Paul Louberge, when one of them commits suicide. The program is shut down when discoveries of extensive genetic manipulation, in conjunction with physical and mental abuse are discovered.[1]
  • December 14 CAS: Several metahumans are tapped for key cabinet posts by President Elect Alexander, which persuades the NAN to lift some of its sanctions.[1]
  • December 25 UCAS: In Connecticut, a casino on the former site of an Indian reservation is hit with a magical explosion that destroys part of the building, killing eighteen people and wounding dozens. A group calling itself Warpath claims responsibility.[1]
  • Hanzo Shotozumi is appointed the oyabun of the 87th Prefecture in Seattle. He re-institutes and enforces traditional yakuza ways and values, and begins an aggressive campaign to expand yakuza operations in the Pacific Northwest. [3]
  • War between Taiwan and the Canton Confederation leads to streams of refugees pouring into Hong Kong.
  • The Olympic Games are held for the first time since 2032. Multinational teams backed by corporate interests are allowed to compete.

References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 o34954845Sixth World Almanac p. 62
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 o84296706Germany Sourcebook pg. 29
  3. Mob War! p. 15

2045Edit

References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 1.17 o34954845Sixth World Almanac p. 63
  2. o28911980The Universal Brotherhood
  3. o84296706Germany Sourcebook pg. 30
  4. 4.0 4.1 Mob War! p. 15
  5. o98649350Mercurial pp.7-8

2046Edit

  • January 15 EGYPT: The Desert WarsTM are broadcast live, pulling in record-breaking ratings.[1]
  • January 23 AZTLAN: Earthquakes in southern Aztlan kill 14,000 and trigger a landslide that closes the Panama Canal to all but the smallest ships.[1]
  • January 30 ITALY: Don Lucio Feretti reorganizes the Mafia and creates the Alta Commissione.[1]
  • February 2 TÍR TAIRNGIRE: The professional baseball team Portland Lords is accepted into the MLB.[1]
  • February 12 AZTLAN: The Panama Canal Zone is turned over to Aztlan.[1]
  • April 18 SPAIN: Rapidly growing forests consume Asturias.[1]
  • April 24 CARIBBEAN LEAGUE: Dominican Republic’s government collapses. Pirate interests begin fighting over the country.[1]
  • May 16 UCAS: The simsense program Free Fall, starring Holly Brighton, breaks sim sales records and pushes simsense technology into the mass market.[1]
  • May 19 AGS: Dr. Robert Kortmann elected president.[1]
  • June 2 ISRAEL: Massive mana warp forces the abandonment of Jerusalem.[1]
  • June 4 UCAS: Ares celebrates the 150th anniversary of the automobile in Detroit.[1]
  • July 8: UCAS: The first International Urban Brawl World Cup takes place in Flint, Michigan.[1]
  • July 23 ISRAEL: The UN establishes an Ecumenical Council to rule Jerusalem.[1]
  • July 29 UCAS: Seattle band Shield Wall releases their first album.[1]
  • August 2: AUSTRIA: The Bruckner-Langer HMHVV strain, which turns humans into nosferatu, is isolated in Austria.[1]
  • August 14: HMHVV I's effects on dwarves is recorded, turning them into goblins.[1]
  • August 23 MIDDLE EAST: The UN gains administrative control of the Suez Canal.[1]
  • September 10: CFS: A team of rogue deckers, known as Magestone, erases the results of California's gubernatorial election, allegedly aided by a Los Angeles street gang. The so-called Lost Election prompts the government to declare war on the "criminal element" in Los Angeles, sending army and corporate mercenary troops to raze El Infierno. After fighting a losing battle, California's central government declares Los Angeles a Free City.[1][2]
  • October 5 UK: Researchers discover an awakened freshwater serpent living in Loch Ness.[1]
  • October 31 UCAS: Seattle rocker Jetblack bursts onto the music scene. His “angst-rock” style rockets him to megastar status.[1]
  • November 16: Humanis Policlub is founded in Texas.[1]
  • December 21: AZTLAN: El Salvador and Nicaragua are both accepted into Aztlan as member states.[1]

References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 1.17 1.18 1.19 1.20 1.21 o34954845Sixth World Almanac p. 64
  2. o20709502California Free State p. 19, 104

2047Edit

References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 1.17 1.18 o34954845Sixth World Almanac p. 47

2048Edit

References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 o34954845Sixth World Almanac pg. 66
  2. Target: Wastelands pg. 77
  3. o53561113Aztlan pgs. 43-47
  4. Ibid. pg. 41
  5. o72003334On the Run pg. 31
  6. Mercurial pg. 8
  7. Ibid. pg. 53
  8. Ibid.
  9. Queen Euphoria pg. 67
  10. o70096438Shadows of Asia p.115
  11. o60859285Attitude pg. 47

2049Edit

References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 1.17 1.18 1.19 1.20 o34954845Sixth World Almanac p. 67
  2. o84296706Germany Sourcebook pg. 30