Rising From the Ashes
2100’s Mankind develop an interstellar drive and begin exploration of the stars.
2300’s -2400’s Age of war.
2500’s to 2700’s The first star League era.
2800’s to 3028 the Succession wars.
3050-3075 the clan wars and 2nd star League era.
3075 – A massive alien ship is detected and contact is made. The ship is a massive colony ship fleeing something known as the hierarchy.
3080 – The clan homeworlds fall silent.
3082 – 3085 The hierarchy hits the edge of the inner sphere, and slowly destroys the collective might of the Innersphere.
3085 – 4000 The first age of darkness. The hierarchy enslaved the worlds, genetically modifying some to suit their needs, and mysteriously disappeared. Mankind returned to the stars to reclaim its former glory.
4400 – 4450 The second age of war. The kilrathi and Spartan empires engage in a war that eventually draws almost all of the known empires. The return of the cybrids, a mechanical race built by mankind to explore the stars, & cataloging biological life; they have returned with a shifted purpose, Elimination of all biological life. Finally the charon, one of the hierarchy races returned en masse and plunged the worlds into a 2nd age of darkness.
5000 – Many new empires have emerged from the ashes of the old. Many still cling to the ideals of the old. Open warfare, espionage, and diplomacy are all just tools for the dance for supremacy.