By Brian R. James
The definitive timeline of the Forgotten Realms(R) campaign.
The Grand heritage of the Realms chronicles the wealthy historical past of the Forgotten Realms crusade environment, offering a close timeline followed by way of essays from Elminster of Shadowdale and different Realmslore specialists. even if now not a online game complement, it serves as a convenient reference advisor for gamers and Dungeon Masters looking details on particular ancient occasions. furthermore, the booklet positive factors an specific Forgotten Realms brief tale by way of best-selling writer R.A. Salvatore and new revelations for Realmslore aficionados.
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Unnoticed by the officers, Hui-Po gathers a quantity of silk from the multicolored bushes and returns to Wa. Hui-Po creates four scarves of transport to Qui from the silk, but before he informs the emperor of his creations, Hui-Po and his assistants are killed in a violent coup attempt. The scarves of portal to Qui are never used; their origin and function remain a mystery. The scarves are eventually lost and forgotten, scattered throughout Wa and possibly elsewhere in Kara-Tur. (Wa) [TSR9258] -221 DR (Year of Shambling Shadows) Darrom Ithal of Clan Ithal leads the allied clans of Tethyr to victory against Calimshan at Ithmong.
115] Netherese settlers refound Illusk as a magocracy. The ruling group of arcanists, known as the Grand Cabal, names Fynran the Flamelord as high arcanist and ruler. (Netheril)  -387 DR (Year of Shattered Walls) Calishite-controlled Zazesspur sacked in a surprise attack by Tethyrian barbarians. [WTC11836] (-1457 NR ) Netherese refugees refound Illusk and establish a magocracy of arcanists called the Grand Cabal to govern it. (Savage Frontier) (The North)  [WTC11836] -379 DR (Year of Dancing Idols) Hobgoblins unite under the rulership of their first king.
Karsus momentarily steals the powers of the goddess Mystryl but is unable to control the influx of power. The Weave fails and Netheril's floating cities plummet to the ground across Faerûn. (Netheril)  [WTC11836] Mystryl sacrifices herself to save magic on Faerûn and is reincarnated as the first Mystra. She saves three of the floating cities--Anauria, Asram, and Hlondath--from destruction. The survivors found three Netherese survivor states of the same names. (Netheril)  [WTC11836] The Fall of Netheril is felt even in Calimport, as the temporary sundering of magic causes the collapse of a number of minarets and palaces whose only supports were those of magic.