* '''April 1''' The Universal Brotherhood opens its Seattle headquarters, the Octagon.{{src}}
* '''May 8''' The Federal Republic of Germany is replaced by the Allied German States.
* Mafia ''Don'' Patrick Finnigan struggles to hold the line against yakuza encroachment in the Seattle metroplex, leading the Commissione to call ''Don'' James O'Malley out of enforced retirement to resume control of Seattle operations. O'Malley, his wife, and his 15-year-old daughter Rowena O'Malley move to Seattle.
* Seoulpa Rings start making a name for themselves in the Seattle underworld as their operations expand, and they begin to encroach on the markets of the other syndicates.
*Aztechnology senior executive Reynaldo Texmachach is murdered by his bodyguard/secretary/mistress during a trip to Seattle to deal with problems with subsidiary Perfekto Polymers. She escapes into the Barrens and assumes the street name Maria Mercurial to feed her BTL addiction. SourceMercurial pg. 7-8
* 2045-2047 Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, El Salvador, and Nicaragua are accepted into the Aztlan.