- January 10 TÍR NA NÓG: President Liam O’Connor is elected as High Steward. Tir na nOg has March 2042
- February 5 UCAS: Automation of coffin motels becomes standard.
- February 24 TSIMSHIAN: Tsimshian military forces wipe out the Haida National Front (HNF), imprisoning founder John George.
- March 7 JAPAN: Yamatetsu achieves AAA status and is awarded a seat on the Corporate Council. Simultaneously, a previously unknown investor named Ms. Buttercup acquires an eleven percent stake in the corporation.
- March 13 GLOBAL: The requirements for corporate extraterritoriality are established by the Business Recognition Accords.
- April 8 TÍR TAIRNGIRE: Ehran the Scribe throws his support behind Lester’s Gaia Hypothesis. This theory contends that if the biosphere is a living organism, its Awakening will cause “ripple effects” in minerals, soil, and landscapes.
- April 20 SALISH-SHIDHE: After formally becomes a great dragon, Masaru builds a lair on Vancouver Island.
- April 25 SICHUAN: Canton Confederation forces are driven back by Sichuanese combat mage Liang Hong's magic.
- May 31 SOUTHERN GERMAN LEAGUE: Metahumans rounded up and sent to camps when the Eugenics Project is activated.
- June 1 SOUTHERN GERMAN LEAGUE: Long dormant volcanoes in the Eifel region of the SGL erupt simultaneously.
- June 2 SOUTHERN GERMAN LEAGUE: The Eugenics Project is abandoned, but many metahumans still flee the region.
- June 7 UCAS: Ares Project Cydonia launches a probe to perform detailed scans of Mars.
- July 7 UCAS: A joint committee to consider physical adepts in sports is chartered by the pro sports commissioners.
- August 10 CZECH REPUBLIC: Non-metahuman sentient beings are granted to limited citizenship. 
- September 9 UCAS: Starring the great dragon Dunkelzahn, the first episode of Wyrm Talk airs.
- October 21 CONSTANTINOPLE: After declaring independence from Turkey, Istanbul changes its name back to Constantinople.
- October 25 ITALY: Pope John XXV allows women into the Roman Catholic priesthood.
- November 8 DENMARK: Lobatchevski Vory takes control of Ship City.
- November 13 GLOBAL: The United Nations recognizes Sasquatch and hsing-sing as sentient species.
- December 8 UCAS: Veil agents intercept and destroy all data from the Cydonia Mars probes.
- The Eurowars officially end.
- The Munich Amendments to the Geneva Convention are passed, integrating the Copenhagen Accords.
- Zeta-ImpChem's practice of dumping neurotoxins in central Africa is exposed in the Polydopa scandal.
- DocWagon opens its first franchises outside of Atlanta.
- Liang Hong is appointed General of Sichuan.
- Akira Watada, oyabun of the Watada-rengo, issues an ultimatum to the Korean oyabuns of Seattle. They must pledge their loyalty to the Watada-rengo or suffer the consequences. 
- First biannual international Urban Brawl World Cup.