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The eighth century of Rokugan's history.
Notable events Edit
The following are the most notable events of the eighth century:
- 701 - Jama Suru recruits survivors and descendants of the rebel People's Legion.
- 701 - The Merchant Council renovates Zakyo Toshi, which begins to be known as the "City of White Walls".
- 704 - Dragonfly Clan and Tonbo family founded.
- 705 - Isawa Shokan stumbles onto the trail of Jama Suru.
- 710 - Kyuden Tonbo is finished.
- 710 - Isawa Shokan bargains with Nikoma no Oni, becoming Shokansuru.
- 710 - Nikoma no Oni, known as The Maw, begins to assemble a Shadowlands army.
- 710 - A new Jama Suru emerges and resumes his role as one of the Bloodspeaker's leaders.
- 711 - Tonbo Kuyuden becomes Dragonfly Clan Champion.
- 712 - The Dragonfly Clan begin their duty as emissaries of the Dragon Clan.
- 714 - The Dark Oracle first appears in rokugan and meets the Maw.
- 716 - Loss of the lands of the Hiruma family.
- 716 - Desolation of the lands of the Kuni family.
- 716 - The Blade of Truths and the Blade of Secrets are forged.
- 717 - The Kaiu Wall is extended.
- 717 - The Maw's skull is purified and hung over the gates of Kyuden Hida.
- 717 - The Kuni begins to reclaim the Kuni Wastes from the Taint.
- 721 - Agasha Nodotai changes schools at the age of nine.
- 739 - Akodo Shimizu exposed fleeing Agasha Enshoku as the Maho-tsukai who terrorized the Osari Plains.
- 740 - Hantei XXII becomes Emperor of Rokugan.
- 743 - Shimizu Gochoku founds the Lion's Shimizu family.
- 743 - Hantei XXII betroth Doji Makiko.
- 748 - Iuchiban escapes from his Tomb.
- 750 - Hare Clan founded.
- 774 - A scroll with the lost Ancestral Hiruma techniques is seen at Udekura-Mori, in hands of fallen Hiruma.
- 790 - The Scorpion Clan became ascendant in the courts, outmaneuvering the Crane and forging alliances.
- 790 - The Unicorn Clan enters the Shadowlands in the Return of the Ki-Rin.
Magic and Religion Edit
- 718 - The sect of the Brotherhood of Shinsei known as Tengoku's Fist is founded.
- 763 - Isawa Uso becomes the new Oracle of Fire.
- 766 - Kitsu Taiko joins the Phoenix Clan and becomes Master of Fire
- 774 - The Oracle of Fire becomes corrupted and attacks the Phoenix Clan before disappearing into the Shadowlands as the Dark Oracle of Fire.
- 782 - The Lying Darkness binds Agasha Yuriko to Morikage Toshi, and a connection with Toshigoku is created. The city is abandoned by the Phoenix.
- 800 - A new star appears in the Celestial Dragon constellation, heralding the Return of the Ki-Rin.
Military history Edit
- 704 - Battle of Kyuden Tonbo
- 711 - Battle of the Great Climb
- 712 - Nikesake is besieged by Matsu Yoshitomo's army.
- 715 - Battle of Tidal Landbridge
- 716 - Battle of the Cresting Wave
- 716 - Construction of the Kaiu Wall
- 718 - Battle of the Thundering Shrine
- 735 - The Hiruma fails to recapture Shiro Hiruma from the Shadowlands.
- 747 - Shiro Hiruma is retaken by the Hiruma, holding it for only two weeks.
- 750 - Battle of the Bloody Retreat
- 750 - Battle of Sleeping River
- 755 - Loss of the Hiruma Scout School
- 774 - Morning Frost Castle is built.
Births and deaths Edit
- 709 - Jama Suru
- 710 - Ichiro Munemitsu
- 710 - Kitsu Yojireru
- 710 - Mirumoto Hasaiki
- 710 - Shiba Sentei
- 711 - Mirumoto Asijin
- 711 - Akodo Yokutsu
- 715 - Daidoji Masashigi
- 715 - Kinjiro no Oni
- 716 - Akodo Fuso
- 716 - Chizaro no Oni
- 716 - Hiruma Otokogi
- 716 - Hotaka
- 716 - Kaiu Haru
- 716 - Kuni Hakirei
- 716 - Kuni Osaku
- 716 - The Maw
- 736 - Hida Isoshi
- 739 - Hida Banuken
- 743 - Agasha Enshoku
- 744 - Agasha Nodotai
- 745 - Doji Taehime
- 750 - Iuchi Mohai
The following is a timeline of the events of the eighth century.