- Start of Shadowrun Fifth Edition.
- January 5: Tir Tairngire holds general elections: Marie-Louise Telestrian becomes High Princess.
- January 8: The Great Dragons return from their assembly.
- January 9: Hestaby is seen at Mount Shasta for the last time.
- March - April: UCAS FBI agent Seth Dietrich is infected with Cognitive Fragmentation Disorder after uncovering Governor Kenneth Brackhaven's illegal plan to purge the Ork Underground, then subsequently assassinated by Chimera agents at Fort Lewis Zoological Gardens. 
- December 26: Loremaster Celedyr declares this date as deadline for all grievances the Great Dragons hold against Metahumanity, considering them all settled afterwards and forbidding further large-scale violence stemming from them. This would officially mark the end of the Great Dragon Civil War.