Notable events of the Dark Ages include:
- The sundering of the continent into two land masses, called Sapience and Meropis.
- The razing of the Imperial provinces and wide-spread decline in literacy.
- The collapse of village economies, continental trade, and the loss of shipcraft.
- A renewal of hostilities between the kingdoms of Ashtan and Shallam.
- The discovery of Durandian Steel.
- The signing of the Treaty of Meropis.