* Seattle and the Salish-Shidhe Council are selected as joint hosts for the 2076 Olympic Summer Games.{{src}} pg. 62
* '''January 6''' First generation commlinks — palm-sized cyberterminals — are commercially released.{{src}} pg. 92
* '''February 18''' Metaphysicists discover that a modified electrical current run through an orichalcum-laced filament creates dual-natured light.''Ibid.''
* '''May 3''' The France government sets the Brocéliande Forest as a self-governing territory under control of the Korrigan, a coalition of sapient non-metahumans including pixies and spirits.''Ibid.''
* '''June 15''' The Mita-gumi and the Watada-gumi yakuza go to war.''Ibid.''
* '''July 5''' Glitterworld, an immersive interactive sim park, opens its doors in Korea.''Ibid.''
* '''July 8''' A super-typhoon hits Hong Kong. The storm inflicts less damage to life and property than previous storms, which is attributed to the city's new wireless Matrix systems.''Ibid.''
* '''September 8''' Gaeatronics's Geothermal Power Plant Network of five power plants comes online eight months behind schedule. The power plants are hailed as the next generation in environmentally-sound engineering and generate enough power to meet the needs of the Native American Nations. The Sioux Nation, Salish-Shidhe Council, and Pueblo Corporate Council begin to decommission corporate-run energy plants in their nations, prompting the corporations to protest.''Ibid.''
* '''October 31''' The Lord Protector’s Office violently suppresses student riots at Cambridge, resulting in eighty-one deaths, hundreds of injuries and arrests, and a dozen disappearances. The riots are attributed to the Pendragon, who subsequently vanishes.''Ibid.''