|Dates are from the Isawa Calendar|
|Centuries:||5th century - 6th century - 7th century|
|Years:||594 595 596 - 597 - 598 599 600|
- Trade caravans of those known to disagree with Hantei XVI's policies begin to disappear on roads patrolled by the Golden Legion.
- Many Otomo with close blood ties to the Imperial line died. Hantei XVI arranged all of these deaths.
- The Steel Magistrates executed samurai who conspired against the Emperor.