• 1374 DR [Year of Lightning Storms]
  • Flamerule 29 Reports spread though Amn and Murann that Xothaerin is home to a large colony of stingers, strange human-scorpian centaur-like hybrids. »

  • Midsummer The city of Murann and settlements all along the Trade Way from the Cloud Peaks to the Wealdath come under attack by packs of stingers emerging from newly constructed sinkholes that lead down into the Underdark. The leaders of these packs are said to emply giant-sized magic weapons and armor and demand repayment of all treasure plundered from far-off Maztica. »

  • 1376 DR [Year of the Bent Blade]
  • The Swordbelt Alliance sacks the subterranean city of Oaxatupa, scattering the tlincallis like a giant stepping on an anthill. In the years that follow, the stingers boil up to attack targets throughout Amn and Murannheim without warning, forcing the two neighbors to maintain their uneasy truce. Although the Armory of Nedeheim is never recovered, adventurers return from ruined Oaxatupa with reports of a portal to the Abyss from which demonic servitors of Obox-Ob continue to pour forth in support of the tlincallis. The Council of Six institutes a heavy war tax on Amn in preparation for years of warfare. »