The Coming refers to the day the mindflayers arrived in Telara and more loosely, to the period of war after their arrival. For those still using the traditional calendar, The Coming occurred on OC2735, about 50 years ago.
A brief timeline of The Coming:
|3 Atriel OC2735||The Day of the Storm, The Coming|
|OC2735 – OC2745||Defeat of all significant armies, subjugation of the populous|
|OC2746 – OC2761||Wizard’s War. Mindflayers battle and ultimately defeat cabals of wizards that formed the backbone of the last significant resistance movements.|
|OC2762-OC2782||The Mind Rebellion. Sorcerers born with innate magical ability band together and mount a major offensive, which is eventually brutally crushed. During the latter portion of the Mind Rebellion, the mindflayers begin testing all children for magical aptitude. Those showing magical ability are destroyed. A select few are overlooked or hidden and sent into the forests to hide and train…|
|9 Etissa OC2787||The beginning of the campaign|