Major events from both MCU and the board are included here. Entries in green
represent site-specific canon
events. Time on the board generally flows in real-time, give or take a month
(past threads not included). For example, a thread started in January 2017 real-time could take place from December 2016 to February 2017 RP-time.
Captain America drives the Valkyrie into ice.1946-1947:
Events of Agent Carter
Seasons 1 and 2. Shortly after, S.H.I.E.L.D. is formed.1963: Charles Xavier turns his ancestral home into a school and sanctuary for mutants. Ten years later, he assembles the first X-Men team.1975: S.H.I.E.L.D. learns of the X-Men. To the advantage of both parties, the two form an unofficial alliance.1987: The secret government project known as Weapon X performs experiment on Logan Howlett, covering his skeleton in adamantium. 1991:
Howard and Maria Stark are assassinated by the Winter Soldier. 1992: Peggy Carter retires as Director of S.H.I.E.L.D. and appoints Nick Fury as her replacement.1995: The space vessel known as the Fantastic is launched in March, with the goal to land on Mars. Contact is however lost with the four astronauts and they are presumed lost or dead.2001:
The Rands are lost in a freak plane accident over the Himalayas and presumed dead.2007: X-Men vs. Magneto. Anti-mutantism rises. William Stryker retires from military.2010:
"I am Iron Man."2011:
Iron Man vs. Vanko, Hulk vs. Blonsky, and Thor vs. Loki. Pepper Potts is named CEO of Stark Industries.2012:
- April: Steve Rogers is found.
- August: The Battle of New York. In the aftermath of the invasion, Adrian Toomes loses his company.
- December: Iron Man vs. Killian.
Thor vs. Malekith. Thor relinquishes his claim to the throne. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode 1-16.2014:
- January-February: Jessica Jones meets Kilgrave and Luke Cake is sent to Seagate Prison.
- March: Captain America meets the Winter Soldier. S.H.I.E.L.D. falls. Phil Coulson becomes the new director soon after.
- April: Wilson Fisk is arrested and the media brands the masked vigilante that helped catch him Daredevil.
- April: Events of Age of Ultron.
- May: Start of the Inhuman outbreak.
- July: Ant-Man vs. Yellowjacket,
- November: Jessica Jones vs. Kilgrave, and Daredevil vs. Punisher.
- January-March: Luke Cage becomes Harlem's hero. Luke Cage returns to prison. Mariah Dillard runs Harlem's criminal underworld. The X-Men fully retires from the public eye.
- June: Start of Captain America: Civil War. T'Chaka is assassinated. Sokovia Accords comes into effect. Danny Rand becomes co-CEO of Rand Enterprise. SHIELD vs. Hive. A task force is assembled to enforce the Sokovia Accords.
- July: Avengers' Civil War in Berlin.
- August: Black Panther vs. Kilmonger.
- October: Spider-Man vs. Vulture.
- January: Dr Strange vs. Dormammu. The Fantastic returns to Earth after have been missing for some years. The four travellers emerge altered but unharmed, and are later dubbed the Fantastic Four.
- February: Dead and wounded are left in the wake of the Society's last heist.
- March: Nick Fury replaces Phil Coulson as Director of SHIELD. Events of Thor: Ragnarok with some changes (see [link]).
- April: Luke Cage is released. Danny Rand and Colleen Wing track the Hand. Jessica Jones is drunk.
- June: X-Men defeats the Hellfire Club's Inner Circle.
- August: Defenders vs. The Hand.
- September: Emma Frost joins Xavier's school as their counsellor.
- October: The Purifiers carry out their anti-mutant agenda at Stark Expo.
- November: Punisher Season 1. Runaways season 1, see notes here.
- January: Avengers and SATF investigate an aircraft that crashed in the Hudson River.