Two designations are used to illustrate different time periods. BC is an abbreviation of Before Cataclysm while AD is an abbreviation of After Destruction.
- The Guardians of Balance create the Crystals of Element as well as the Aspects of Gaia, Bahamut and Odin, to oversee their protection.
- Enuo creates the interdimensional Rift Shrine, accidentally linking it between the Esper World and Gaia.
- Espers arrive in Gaia.
- The first Kindred summoners are born as a result of Esper and Human relationships. Espers achieve immortal status by binding themselves to the summoners.
- Godot is born.
- Belmont is born.
- Bosche Gore is born.
- Belmont becomes Emperor of Ivalice.
- Siegfried Sigmundson is born.
- Vera Farabrandt is born.
- Nobumasa is born.
- Keren Farabrandt is born.
- Elise Vainstrong and Kain Silverson, the King of Branch, begin a discreet affair.
- Oalston Saradin is born.
- Vahn Vainstrong is born.
- War almost breaks out between Branch and Ivalice, but is averted by Branch's leading diplomat, General Adder.
- Ami Peperro is born.
- Braak Amiro is born.
- Elise and Vahn Vainstrong are sent to live in the town of Valla.
- Elina Alunira is born.
- Jasmine Amiro is born.
- Ami Peperro becomes the apprentice of blue mage Lysha Harcourt.
- Zeul ascends to the rank of Lord within the Ivalice Empire.
- Emperor Belmont grows more harsh, his reign taking a more ruthless tone.
- Another war nearly breaks out between Branch and Ivalice but, once more, it is averted by Branch's leading diplomat, General Adder.
- Emperor Belmont of Ivalice and Lord Zeul begin to implement their plan to destroy the kingdom of Branch.
- Siegfried Sigmundson leaves Kaipo in search of Excalibur.
- Zeul creates Omicron, but discards him after deeming him a failure.
- Ami Peperro and Lysha Harcourt part ways.
- Zeul creates Malacore and hides him away within Branch's Crystal of Water.
- The Crystal War during which Branch tries to seize control over all Crystals of Element takes place. Branch loses the struggle after Ivalice, Lenadia, Lindblum and a small force of Espers defeat King Branch.
- The events of Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy take place.
- The merger of the Esper World and Gaia known as 'Great Cataclysm' occurs.
- Vahn wakes up after spending a year in coma after the merging of Gaia and the Esper World, which was responsible for the destruction of Branch, Lenadia and Lindblum.
- Emperor Belmont of Ivalice is murdered by Lord Zeul.
- After the defeat of Zeul, Siegfried returns to his lover only to find him dead and commits suicide by plunging himself from the top of Mt. Houzell.
- Bosche Gore meets the elusive treasure hunter Cole. The two become friends and a treasure hunting duo.
- Jasmine Amiro remains on the moon after the defeat of Zeul, the energies of the Lunargrove Abyss warping her body and making her age at a tenth of the regular speed of which one ages.
- Elina Alunira becomes elder of Mystic Mysidia.
- Godot and his many Esper associates converge on Lindblum to assist with rebuilding the kingdom.
- Substantial earthquakes rattle Lenadia and Lindblum. Some chunks of lands fall into the ocean.
- Oalston Saradin oversees construction of a new Mage Tower in Lindblum.
- The Citadel, Ivalice's original capital, is abandoned due to past corruption and a desire by the current rulers for Ivalice to start over. Alexandria, the new capital, is constructed to the west.
- Vahn Vainstrong and Vera Farabrandt marry.
- Ami Peperro and General Leonardo of the Lenadian Military marry. The two open an adventuring guild known as the Mistwalkers.
- Balthasar Vainstrong, son of Vahn Vainstrong and Vera Farabrandt, is born.
- Grandmaster Nobumasa of the Village of Zen tears down the long standing Tower of Trials.
- Large earthquakes devastate Branch and approximately seventy five percent of the kingdom is lost to the sea as a result of the quakes.
- Markim Alunira, son of Elina Alunira, is born.
- Darius Nobleton dies at the hand of Carwen Berona during the battle with rebels. Monuments are constructed in the cities of Alexandria and Port Vainstrong to honour to him.
- The Berona Republic is officially formed. Branch is dissolved, its remnants mostly being absorbed into the Berona Republic.
- Alduin Vainstrong, son of Balthasar Vainstrong, is born.
- Bosche Gore passes away from old age.
- Hautley von Muir is born.
- A cataclysmically large earthquake destroys central Lindblum. The expansive Lantz Lake is formed as a result.
- After continuous tremors sink lands long after the worlds merged, religious fanatics believe it is a deity's work which gives rise to the Church of Graviton.
- Oalston Saradin starts to teach Hautley von Muir the black magic.
- Edric Csardim is born.
- Carwen Berona dies of unknown causes, though poisoning is suspected.
- Elina Alunira passes away from old age.
- The Berona Republic tries to capture territory belonging to Darnecles, but is driven back by Ivalice.
- Vera Farabrandt passes away from old age.
- Keren Farabrandt bonds with the Esper Fenrir after it is released from Vera.
- Vahn Vainstrong passes away from old age. His son, Balthasar, inherits the throne of Ivalice.
- Oalston Saradin passes away from old age.
- Cid Beryl is born.
- Reiner Ardell is born.
- Regent Gran passes away from old age. Lindblum receives a new ruler, Regent Lorn.
- Ami Peperro passes away from old age.
- Trigger Ramsay is born.
- Ezra Highwind is born.
- Carina Madeen is born.
- The land bridge linking the former Branch island to Lenadia is shaken by massive tremors and sinks into the ocean.
- Zephyr Highwind is born.
- An orphaned Sapphire Ling is found outside of the Village of Zen. She is taken in by the ninjas and raised as one of them.
- Lysha Peperro, granddaughter of Ami Peperro, is born.
- Bolt Redford is born.
- Balthasar Vainstrong passes away from old age. His son, Alduin, inherits the throne of Ivalice.
- Ezra Highwind finds an abandoned white chocobo chick which she adopts and names Winter.
- Regent Lorn passes away from old age. Lindblum receives a new ruler, Regent Handel.
- Central Ivalice is rocked by the largest earthquakes ever recorded. The historic town of Bavira is lost as lands across Ivalice gives way. Emperor Alduin Vainstrong declares a state of emergency which lasts several months.
- Ezra Highwind, a Lindblum soldier, is deployed to Darnecles Castle to protect it from Beronian rebels. The castle is saved, but Ezra perishes.
- Reiner Ardell leaves the Lindblum Army after not wishing to be discharged to protect Darnecles Castle, instead opting to take on mercenary work around his hometown of Kaipo.
- Trigger Ramsay is stationed in Alexandria as head engineer of the Berona Power Company's operations in Ivalice.
- A treaty is signed between Darnecles Castle and the Berona Republic, recognizing Darnecles as a separate state existing within the Republic.
- Seven months before the events of Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy II, Espers turn on humanity and start to kill people. Kaipo is the first town to suffer from the attack.
- Keren Farabrandt visits Lindblum and teaches an advanced form of blue magic to their best soldiers, giving rise to the Augurers. Commander Cid Beryl is appointed as their leader.
- Seven months before the events of Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy II, Bolt arrives in Lindblum.
- Keren Farabrandt departs from Lindblum, returning to her home kingdom of Ivalice.
- Lindblum works hastily to firmly cement the Augurers as a true force to be reckoned with in the span of a few months.
- The events of Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy II take place.