The History of the Realms, known-roleplay wise, denoted by important occurrences and happenings in the RP world of the Realms of Despair. The History of the Realms (RP) is dissimilar to the history based in Darkhawk Library; however, amendments are made to align events with the fixated lore of the Realms.
- An approximate year or years have been attached to each Age.
- Update significant occurrences into the relevant Ages.
- The characters noted within each Age would be key to the events.
- Accord, Honor and Exultation are fixed histories written for the Realms of Despair expressively. Please do not edit these pages.
The Beginning pre-1996
Where creation releases its first drop of the water of life; where princedoms and clans fought amongst themselves to gain territory and fame.
Age of Peace 1997 - 1998
The creation of the Fourteen Nations and the Rise of a new Order brings a lull before the storm.
Age of Desire 1999 - 2000
A young sea-elf blazes a trail of unknowing destruction behind her while she seeks it herself.
Age of the Flame 2000
The elves and drow rise to great heights of power, leading to internal struggles and immense losses.
Age of Rebirth 2001
Flames gentled, the razed forest returns to life with a new group of leaders with new visions and dreams.
Age of Despair 2001 - 2002
The age that is impending, where the world will be destroyed and new tapestries will be woven.
Age of Sundering 2002
Darkness befell the Realms as the Old Gods forsook all who worshipped them and new ones took their place, tearing the Lands asunder.
Age of Revenge 2003 - 2004
Even as the darkness lifts her veil upon the Realms, the Nations fall into bickering and war - while the Benighted begin to plot vengeance.
Age of Ascension 2004, 2005
Age of Serendipity 2006 - 2007
Age of Aberration 2008, 2009 - 2010
Age of Silence 2010 - 2014
Age of Coming
The current age of the Realms of Despair.