January 22, 2027: Dr. Hegira Sate and his team scientists from Japan, America, Canada, and Britain begin werk en a matter-
energy transference machine.
February 11th, 2033: First machine is tested successfully after ever a hundred failed tests. Contraversy ever the destructive
nature the Ignite s.
July Iwth, 2033: A catastrophic Incident with an machine destroys the cit Hiroshima, in devastation net seen
since the atomic bombs were dropped prier. Japanese government officials move ta ban werk en the
technolagy, though Western powers urge them ta aller It, despite the mishap.
April 22, 2035: First sighting Infected individuals. Mast are animals, sense humans are alse shewn ta be susceptible ta
infection. Mast seen around the ruins Hiroshima, which had net been rebuilt.
May 13, 2035: Northern Japan is split eff from it' s Southern half, as a quarantine is enacted. Anarchy seen spreads
through the Infected % humans exposed ta the disease are Immune, no side effect. wases are affected fatally
by the disease, which causes these exposed are shewn ta successfully mutate. The Wires" is
faund ta be a spreadable corruption genetic material, which causes rapid mutation in Infected individuals. All large animal
life above ground is seen Infected.
January 1, EMU: 93% all animals in Japan are wiped out, ecosystems ruled entirely by Infected individuals.
May gth, 2048: Japanese Defense Farce engages Infected preserve quarantine. attacks by
Infected humans and animals are seen. High levels Intelligence confirmed.
May 10th: They fail, and the natten ceases ta exist.
October 13: The United States Carrier George W. Bush is attacked and sunk by an unknown farce. Later revealed ta be a co-
ordinated assault by the Infected. Use destroy all life en Japan considered, but denied.
February 12, 2052: Remaining Inhabitants have appeared, by outward observers, ta have began adapting the
Infected inte their religions. Part this religion is a ban, and the banning violence against Infected
individuals. This is surprisingly effective at ceasing conflict with Infected individuals.
April 2, 2055: Infected seen ta have spread ta North America. Military preparedness results in a far mere contained infection.
Hundreds thousands in the United States, Canada, and Mexico die.
March 11, 2061: The United States Army begins experimenting with the combat prowess Infected animals, whe are shewn
ta have a friendly connection ta humans whe treat them well, much like dogs. Initial tests exceed expectations. Later that
same year, China, Russia, ‘, and N. carea react by signing the Pact, ensuring protection against the new
utterly eve red we st.
July 2, 2063: The alliance declares war en the United States. Infected used ta great effect.
2066: War end. Communist states dissolved, China and Russia (and all Asia} are new under the jurisdiction
December 25th, BEER: The region s, new dicided, that we re en Japan begin ta epin up ta the outside werld. Mostly rough
scientific trade off.
February 1, 2081: Japanese scientists sneak inte heavily Infected Brazil. They recover the DNA ene the individuals
believed ta be ene the first Infected.
Beliefs are that the Infected are actually the next phase in evolution, and ta find ene the better help the
understanding. There are many tried and failed cloning attempts, befire a final experiment is successful. The result this
experiment, capable transference, is responsible far the deaths dozens befire escaping.
May 22, 2081: Ash Ketchum turns IO years eld.